The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Solution Architect
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 95 98
Rank change year-on-year +8 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 12 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.02% 1.16% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 1.19% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 9
Median salary £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.07% +30.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1096 1259 1203
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 92.96% 97.60% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 698 668 770
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,822 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow that featured Solutions Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in Glasgow

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Solutions Architect in Glasgow

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solutions Architect in Glasgow over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Solutions Architect in Glasgow

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Glasgow region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (26.09%) Java
4 5 (21.74%) TOGAF
5 4 (17.39%) Service Management
5 4 (17.39%) Banking
5 4 (17.39%) Scrum
6 3 (13.04%) IBM
6 3 (13.04%) C#
6 3 (13.04%) .NET
6 3 (13.04%) Oracle
6 3 (13.04%) Presales
6 3 (13.04%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (8.70%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
7 2 (8.70%) Google Compute Engine
7 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
7 2 (8.70%) IIS
7 2 (8.70%) SQL
7 2 (8.70%) Windows
7 2 (8.70%) Linux
7 2 (8.70%) JBoss
7 2 (8.70%) RAD
7 2 (8.70%) Apache
7 2 (8.70%) Internet
7 2 (8.70%) EMC
7 2 (8.70%) Cisco

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (8.70%) Apache
1 2 (8.70%) IIS
1 2 (8.70%) JBoss
1 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Pega PRPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.70%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (8.70%) Google Compute Engine
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) IaaS
2 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) Big Data
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.35%) COM
2 1 (4.35%) LINQ
2 1 (4.35%) Node.js
2 1 (4.35%) RESTful
2 1 (4.35%) WCF
2 1 (4.35%) WF
2 1 (4.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.70%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
3 1 (4.35%) Smart City
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) AIX
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) TOGAF
3 4 (17.39%) Scrum
3 4 (17.39%) Service Management
4 3 (13.04%) Presales
5 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (8.70%) Open Source
5 2 (8.70%) RAD
5 2 (8.70%) Statistics
6 1 (4.35%) Concurrent Programming
6 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.35%) DevOps
6 1 (4.35%) Kanban
6 1 (4.35%) KYC
6 1 (4.35%) Line Management
6 1 (4.35%) Multithreading
6 1 (4.35%) Process Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) Security Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.35%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) SQL
4 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) BladeLogic
1 1 (4.35%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) IBM
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco
2 2 (8.70%) EMC
2 2 (8.70%) Google
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.35%) Dell
3 1 (4.35%) F5
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Pega
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
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