The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 61 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 8 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.60% - 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% - 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 7
Average salary £51,459 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.00%
Solutions Architect
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear 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
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
466 632 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 93.20% 97.53% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 403 434 414
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Solutions Architect
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne - 8 £51,459 -
Solutions Architect
North East

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 16 (80.00%) Scrum
1 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 8 (40.00%) Content Management
3 8 (40.00%) InfoPath
3 8 (40.00%) TDD
3 8 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 8 (40.00%) HTML
3 8 (40.00%) .NET
3 8 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 8 (40.00%) CSS
3 8 (40.00%) XSLT
3 8 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 8 (40.00%) CITP
3 8 (40.00%) Kanban
3 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (40.00%) HTML5
3 8 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (40.00%) Office 365
3 8 (40.00%) Data Analytics
3 8 (40.00%) Analytics
3 8 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (40.00%) Migration
4 4 (20.00%) Big Data
4 4 (20.00%) Java
4 4 (20.00%) EFT
4 4 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (10.00%) Fortinet

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 8 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 8 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 8 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (10.00%) Documentum
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Office 365
2 2 (10.00%) IaaS
2 2 (10.00%) SaaS
2 2 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) VoIP
1 2 (10.00%) DHCP
1 2 (10.00%) DNS
1 2 (10.00%) IPsec
1 2 (10.00%) IP Telephony
1 2 (10.00%) BIG-IP
1 2 (10.00%) Network Security
1 2 (10.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) HTML
1 8 (40.00%) .NET
1 8 (40.00%) CSS
1 8 (40.00%) XSLT
1 8 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (10.00%) 802.1X
2 2 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) EFT
2 2 (10.00%) PKI
2 2 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Scrum
1 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 8 (40.00%) Kanban
3 8 (40.00%) TDD
3 8 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 8 (40.00%) Content Management
3 8 (40.00%) Data Analytics
3 8 (40.00%) Analytics
3 8 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Service Management
4 2 (10.00%) Workflow
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) Open Source
4 2 (10.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) CITP
1 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (40.00%) DV Cleared
1 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco
1 2 (10.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (10.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (10.00%) Pega