The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 96 84 101
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 10 26 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.74% 1.83% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 1.87% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 5
Median salary £57,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,200 £50,000 £47,200
10% offered a salary of more than £68,350 £67,500 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.70%
Solutions Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1309 1392 1291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.39% 98.24% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1123 1162 1123
Median salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region that featured Solutions Architect in the job title.

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Wales

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Wales

Solutions Architect
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -8 10 £57,000 +8.57% 1
Solutions Architect
UK

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Solutions Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 13 (41.94%) CRM
1 13 (41.94%) SAP
1 13 (41.94%) SAP CRM
1 13 (41.94%) Asset Management
2 12 (38.71%) Enterprise Architecture
3 10 (32.26%) Billing
4 9 (29.03%) TOGAF
5 8 (25.81%) SAP PM
5 8 (25.81%) Finance
5 8 (25.81%) SAP IS-U
5 8 (25.81%) Presales
6 7 (22.58%) Coaching
6 7 (22.58%) SDLC
7 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (16.13%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (16.13%) Data Migration
8 5 (16.13%) Advertising
8 5 (16.13%) Migration
8 5 (16.13%) Business Development
9 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
9 4 (12.90%) Linux
9 4 (12.90%) Apache
9 4 (12.90%) IBM
9 4 (12.90%) Apache Flex
9 4 (12.90%) PaaS
9 4 (12.90%) REST
9 4 (12.90%) Big Data
10 3 (9.68%) Prototyping
11 2 (6.45%) Sitecore CMS

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.90%) Apache
2 2 (6.45%) CMS
2 2 (6.45%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (6.45%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.23%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (41.94%) SAP CRM
2 8 (25.81%) SAP IS-U
2 8 (25.81%) SAP PM
3 2 (6.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) PaaS
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) Big Data
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (32.26%) Billing
2 8 (25.81%) Finance
3 5 (16.13%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) Apache Flex
1 4 (12.90%) REST
2 2 (6.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Asset Management
1 13 (41.94%) CRM
2 12 (38.71%) Enterprise Architecture
3 9 (29.03%) TOGAF
4 8 (25.81%) Presales
5 7 (22.58%) Coaching
5 7 (22.58%) SDLC
6 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (16.13%) Business Development
7 5 (16.13%) Data Migration
7 5 (16.13%) Migration
7 5 (16.13%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (9.68%) Prototyping
9 2 (6.45%) MVC
10 1 (3.23%) Information Architecture
10 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
10 1 (3.23%) SOA
10 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (3.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) C#
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Certification
1 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) SAP
2 4 (12.90%) IBM
3 2 (6.45%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco
4 1 (3.23%) VMware