The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Solution Architect
Rank 213 - 198
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Solutions Architect 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.037% - 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% - 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £90,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £77,500 £72,500 £61,000
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +18.85%
Senior Solutions Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5200 4712 4592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.48% 94.98% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4614 3983 4031
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Solutions Architect Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Senior 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 Senior Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) TOGAF
3 8 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
3 8 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
3 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (50.00%) EMC
3 8 (50.00%) Open Text
3 8 (50.00%) EDRMS
3 8 (50.00%) CRM
3 8 (50.00%) SOA
3 8 (50.00%) Migration
3 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 8 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
3 8 (50.00%) Taxonomies
3 8 (50.00%) Back Office
3 8 (50.00%) Metadata Management
4 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
4 3 (18.75%) VPN
4 3 (18.75%) 4G
4 3 (18.75%) HNC
4 3 (18.75%) HND
4 3 (18.75%) Degree
4 3 (18.75%) Resource Management
4 3 (18.75%) Test Strategy
5 2 (12.50%) SAP
5 2 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (12.50%) DoDAF

Senior Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Senior 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 Senior Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 8 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
1 3 (18.75%) VPN
1 3 (18.75%) 4G
2 2 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) EDRMS
General
1 8 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) TOGAF
2 8 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 8 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 8 (50.00%) CRM
2 8 (50.00%) SOA
2 8 (50.00%) Migration
2 8 (50.00%) Metadata Management
3 3 (18.75%) Resource Management
3 3 (18.75%) Test Strategy
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (12.50%) DoDAF
4 2 (12.50%) Finite Element Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) HNC
2 3 (18.75%) HND
2 3 (18.75%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (50.00%) EMC
1 8 (50.00%) Open Text
2 2 (12.50%) SAP