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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 31 7 14
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 1 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 0.92% 20.34% 2.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 20.69% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 1
Average salary £47,500 £44,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.74% -25.83%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,500 £63,500
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +3.14%
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
109 58 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 100.00% 98.31% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 102 37 38
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +7.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) UML
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) GIS
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (100.00%) Workflow
1 4 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (100.00%) CMS
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 4 (100.00%) Content Management
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) ArchiMate
1 4 (100.00%) Event-Driven Architecture

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (100.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) GIS
General
1 4 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) ArchiMate
1 4 (100.00%) Content Management
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 4 (100.00%) UML
1 4 (100.00%) Workflow