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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solution Architect
UK / Wales
Rank 90 94 106
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 4 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.38% 1.02% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 1.04% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 6
Median salary £57,500 £75,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% +25.00%
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
1021 1345 1345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.78% 98.03% 98.39%
Number of salaries quoted 864 1154 1144
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £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 23 February 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 +6 4 £57,500 -23.33% 5
Solutions Architect
UK

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Microservices
2 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) Presales
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Microservices
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Presales
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) UML
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Incredible bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
GM Financial
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago