The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton 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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 16 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 2.63% - 4.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.78% - 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £49,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.00%
Solutions Architect
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Taunton 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
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
36 78 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 94.74% 86.67% 97.96%
Number of salaries quoted 32 68 43
Average salary £30,000 £33,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £49,900 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Taunton

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 7 (58.33%) ETL
1 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (41.67%) Logical Data Model
2 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
2 5 (41.67%) Publishing
3 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (33.33%) AS400
3 4 (33.33%) SOA
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (33.33%) DB2
3 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (33.33%) Data Privacy
3 4 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (16.67%) .NET
4 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (8.33%) Retail
5 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) UML
5 1 (8.33%) ISO 9000
5 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 4 (33.33%) DB2
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
General
1 5 (41.67%) Publishing
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ETL
2 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
2 5 (41.67%) Logical Data Model
3 4 (33.33%) Data Privacy
3 4 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 4 (33.33%) SOA
3 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) UML
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (8.33%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (8.33%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle