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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solution Architect
UK / Wales
Rank 93 91 106
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 2 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.18% 1.12% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 1.14% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 2
Median salary £52,500 £60,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £38,496 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £82,500 £39,500
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

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
1061 1223 1272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.11% 98.00% 98.68%
Number of salaries quoted 927 1058 1110
Median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,700 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +3 2 £52,500 -12.50%
Solutions Architect
UK

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
1 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (25.00%) Presales
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) SOA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware

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 1 (25.00%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
1 1 (25.00%) Presales
1 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) SOA
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) VMware