The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £82,500 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solution Architect
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 91 101 94
Rank change year-on-year +10 -7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 9 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.08% 0.37% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 0.39% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 3
Median salary £82,500 £58,750 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.42% +27.02%  
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 803 1028 989
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 96.05% 96.25% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 660 672 808
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +10.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £58,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in Gloucestershire

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Solutions Architect in Gloucestershire

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solutions Architect in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Solutions Architect in Gloucestershire

Solutions Architect
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Cheltenham +4 1 £90,000 +53.19%
Stroud - 1 £62,500 -
Solutions Architect
South West

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) Scrum
2 12 (48.00%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (48.00%) Java
2 12 (48.00%) NoSQL
3 10 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (40.00%) Marketing
3 10 (40.00%) Spring MVC
3 10 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
3 10 (40.00%) Kanban
3 10 (40.00%) Mule
3 10 (40.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 10 (40.00%) Apache Camel
3 10 (40.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 10 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 10 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 10 (40.00%) SQL
3 10 (40.00%) SAP
3 10 (40.00%) Web Services
3 10 (40.00%) JBoss
3 10 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (40.00%) EAI
3 10 (40.00%) Finance
3 10 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 10 (40.00%) MVC
3 10 (40.00%) Electronics
3 10 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 10 (40.00%) Programme Management
3 10 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (40.00%) Spring

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 10 (40.00%) JBoss
1 10 (40.00%) Mule
2 2 (8.00%) Alfresco
2 2 (8.00%) Documentum
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (16.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (40.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Internet
1 4 (16.00%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) NoSQL
2 10 (40.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 10 (40.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 10 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 10 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (16.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (8.00%) Big Data
4 2 (8.00%) EDRMS
4 2 (8.00%) GIS
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 10 (40.00%) Electronics
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
1 10 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 10 (40.00%) Marketing
1 10 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) Apache Camel
1 10 (40.00%) Spring
1 10 (40.00%) Spring MVC
1 10 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (8.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.00%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (16.00%) Driving Licence
3 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.00%) Reference Data
4 2 (8.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (48.00%) Scrum
3 10 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
3 10 (40.00%) EAI
3 10 (40.00%) Kanban
3 10 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 10 (40.00%) MVC
3 10 (40.00%) Programme Management
4 9 (36.00%) ITIL
5 8 (32.00%) MODAF
5 8 (32.00%) Service Management
5 8 (32.00%) SOA
5 8 (32.00%) UML
5 8 (32.00%) V-Model
5 8 (32.00%) Waterfall
6 6 (24.00%) Data Modelling
6 6 (24.00%) TOGAF
7 4 (16.00%) BPEL
7 4 (16.00%) DoDAF
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) Java
2 10 (40.00%) SQL
3 8 (32.00%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) DV Cleared
1 8 (32.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) CCNA
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.00%) GIAC
2 4 (16.00%) GSEC
2 4 (16.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (16.00%) JNCIA
2 4 (16.00%) MBCS
3 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) SAP
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco
2 4 (16.00%) Cloudera
2 4 (16.00%) Juniper
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) VMware
3 2 (8.00%) ESRI
3 2 (8.00%) IBM
3 2 (8.00%) OpenText
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle