The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £50,292 in advertised job vacancies in Newport during the 3 months to 23 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
South Wales / Newport
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 26 36
Rank change year-on-year +7 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 5 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 4.13% 3.14% 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.27% 3.14% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 3
Median salary £50,292 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.73% +3.89%  
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 Newport. 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
Newport
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 117 191 193
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newport 96.69% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 112 176 173
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +14.86%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,060 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £60,000
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 Newport

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

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 Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport

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

1 5 (71.43%) IT Strategy
2 3 (42.86%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Business Transformation
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Zachman Framework
2 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Microservices
4 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Advertising
4 1 (14.29%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) Middleware
4 1 (14.29%) GIS
4 1 (14.29%) ESRI
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) GIS
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) IT Strategy
2 3 (42.86%) Business Transformation
2 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
2 3 (42.86%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) Microservices
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (14.29%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) ESRI