The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 30 63 60
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 32 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 6.00% 1.40% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.45% 1.46% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 28 8 4
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.00%
Solutions Architect
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
496 684 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 93.06% 95.93% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 451 552 443
Average salary £43,596 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.99% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £28,080
10% offered a salary of more than £59,400 £53,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solutions Architect in the job title across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Swindon region.

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Swindon

Solutions Architect
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon region that cited Solutions Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 33 (94.29%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (68.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (5.71%) IaaS
3 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.71%) PaaS
3 2 (5.71%) Lync
3 2 (5.71%) VMware
3 2 (5.71%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (5.71%) TOGAF
3 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.71%) SAN
4 1 (2.86%) Project Management
4 1 (2.86%) ITIL
4 1 (2.86%) UNIX
4 1 (2.86%) Linux
4 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.86%) CCTV
4 1 (2.86%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (2.86%) Finance
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.86%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Data Centre

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon region that cited Solutions Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.71%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) PaaS
1 2 (5.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) SAN
General
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
1 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.86%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 33 (94.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.86%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) UNIX
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (5.71%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (5.71%) TOGAF
3 1 (2.86%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (2.86%) ITIL
3 1 (2.86%) Project Management
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
1 2 (5.71%) VMware