Period
to 22 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Newport during the 6 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 51 48
Rank change year-on-year +3 -3 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 3 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 0.93% 0.95% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.98% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 3
Newport median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% +9.52% -
10th Percentile £46,500 £47,750 £48,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £74,250 £69,750
South Wales median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% -11.54% +85.71%

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 317 410 381
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.84% 97.62% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 294 364 348
Newport median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -2.60%
10th Percentile £22,750 £23,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £57,850 £55,319 £57,500
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,194
% change year-on-year +2.67% +3.61% +3.41%

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 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Solutions Architect in Newport

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 22 February 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%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
1 2 (66.67%) COBIT
1 2 (66.67%) Splunk
1 2 (66.67%) SIEM
1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (66.67%) SABSA
1 2 (66.67%) Cyber Defence
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) McAfee
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) SOA

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:

Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Cyber Defence
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) SABSA
1 2 (66.67%) SIEM
1 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) COBIT
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) McAfee
1 2 (66.67%) Splunk