The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 3.01% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.08% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £62,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Solutions Architect
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basildon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
130 97 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 97.74% 97.98% 98.51%
Number of salaries quoted 100 83 106
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £43,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solutions Architect in the job title across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Basildon

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon region that cited Solutions Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
1 4 (80.00%) Juniper
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Identity Management
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (40.00%) VLAN
2 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (40.00%) F5
2 2 (40.00%) FWSM
2 2 (40.00%) VCP5
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Multicast
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) MCSE
2 2 (40.00%) LDAP

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon region that cited Solutions Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) VLAN
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (40.00%) FWSM
2 2 (40.00%) Multicast
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) MPLS
2 2 (40.00%) OSPF
2 2 (40.00%) BGP
2 2 (40.00%) LDAP
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Identity Management
2 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (40.00%) VCP5
2 2 (40.00%) MCSE
2 2 (40.00%) CCSP
2 2 (40.00%) CCNP
2 2 (40.00%) CCDA
2 2 (40.00%) CCA
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) F5
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix