Period
to 12 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Newport during the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

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

Solution Architect
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 49 51
Rank change year-on-year +9 +2 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 3 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 1.15% 1.96% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 2.00% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 8
Newport median annual salary £65,000 £52,500 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.81% -7.89% +14.00%
10th Percentile £51,800 £49,650 £51,375
90th Percentile £73,000 £67,500 £66,300
South Wales median annual salary £62,500 £54,000 £57,250
% change year-on-year +15.74% -5.68% +4.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newport. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Newport
Permanent vacancies in Newport with a recognized job title 245 350 418
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.51% 98.04% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 222 330 381
Newport median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,600 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £56,225 £56,250 £57,500
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +7.14%

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

Job postings that featured Solutions Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newport.

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in Newport

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Newport

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

Salary trend for Solutions Architect in Newport

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Newport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solutions Architect in Newport over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Solutions Architect in Newport

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

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, Solutions Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Newport region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (66.67%) Splunk
1 2 (66.67%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) ArchiMate
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) COBIT
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee
2 1 (33.33%) Service Design
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Science
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Firepower
2 1 (33.33%) LogRhythm
2 1 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) SABSA
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Firepower
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (66.67%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) ArchiMate
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Data Science
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) SABSA
2 1 (33.33%) Service Design
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) COBIT
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Splunk
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) LogRhythm
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee