The first table below looks at the demand for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 87 83 87
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 11 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.90% 1.13% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 1.16% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 6
Average salary £85,000 £70,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £44,632 £44,132
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £60,750 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+6.99% -6.53%
Job Titles Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1184 1206 1074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.42% 96.95% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 991 1084 928
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Solutions Architect
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Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

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 18 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
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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
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South Wales -4 5 £80,000 +14.28%
Solutions Architect
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Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 8 (36.36%) JDA
2 7 (31.82%) SAP
2 7 (31.82%) Service Management
2 7 (31.82%) Manufacturing
3 5 (22.73%) SAP PP
4 4 (18.18%) Project Management
4 4 (18.18%) Internet
4 4 (18.18%) ITIL
4 4 (18.18%) Linux
4 4 (18.18%) SAN
4 4 (18.18%) VMware
4 4 (18.18%) Firewall
4 4 (18.18%) Security Management
4 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 4 (18.18%) Finance
4 4 (18.18%) Military
4 4 (18.18%) Information Security
4 4 (18.18%) Programme Management
4 4 (18.18%) TOGAF
4 4 (18.18%) Network Design
4 4 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (18.18%) SAP Implementation
4 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 4 (18.18%) HMG Infosec
4 4 (18.18%) JSP 440
4 4 (18.18%) RMADS
4 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

Business Applications
1 5 (22.73%) SAP PP
2 4 (18.18%) SAP MM
3 3 (13.64%) SAP SD
4 2 (9.09%) SAP FI
4 2 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (9.09%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Internet
1 4 (18.18%) SAN
1 4 (18.18%) Firewall
1 4 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (18.18%) NAS
General
1 7 (31.82%) Manufacturing
2 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Military
3 3 (13.64%) Marketing
3 3 (13.64%) Legal
3 3 (13.64%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
1 4 (18.18%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) UNIX
3 1 (4.55%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Service Management
2 4 (18.18%) Project Management
2 4 (18.18%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Security Management
2 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
2 4 (18.18%) Information Security
2 4 (18.18%) Programme Management
2 4 (18.18%) TOGAF
2 4 (18.18%) Network Design
2 4 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (18.18%) SAP Implementation
2 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
2 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
2 4 (18.18%) Project Planning
2 4 (18.18%) Information Security Governance
2 4 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (18.18%) Cyber Security
2 4 (18.18%) Security Architecture
2 4 (18.18%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) HMG Infosec
1 4 (18.18%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) JDA
2 7 (31.82%) SAP
3 4 (18.18%) VMware
4 3 (13.64%) Cisco
Wales
Austin Fraser
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wales
Austin Fraser
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wales
Austin Fraser
Salary: £85000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Wales
Austin Fraser
Salary: £85000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago