The first table below looks at the demand for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 72 76 80
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 23 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.99% 1.39% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.09% 1.47% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 5
Average salary £58,750 £59,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.42% +47.50%
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1102 1022 859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.58% 94.81% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 958 929 761
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,600 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Solutions Architect
East of England

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Solutions Architect
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -16 8 £77,500 +29.16% 1
Bedford -8 5 £52,500 +2.43% 2
Solutions Architect
East of England

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 43 (54.43%) .NET
2 42 (53.16%) Microsoft
3 41 (51.90%) C#
4 40 (50.63%) SQL Server
5 34 (43.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 32 (40.51%) ASP.NET
6 32 (40.51%) SOA
7 31 (39.24%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (37.97%) Technical Architecture
8 30 (37.97%) Relational Database
9 28 (35.44%) WCF
10 27 (34.18%) Project Management
11 26 (32.91%) N-Tier
11 26 (32.91%) SharePoint
11 26 (32.91%) Business Analysis
11 26 (32.91%) Scrum
12 25 (31.65%) Windows
13 24 (30.38%) SQL
13 24 (30.38%) WinForms
13 24 (30.38%) Software Engineering
13 24 (30.38%) Product Management
14 23 (29.11%) SQL Server 2008
14 23 (29.11%) Subversion
14 23 (29.11%) Multithreading
14 23 (29.11%) .NET Framework
14 23 (29.11%) T-SQL
15 22 (27.85%) Visual Studio
16 21 (26.58%) TDD
17 20 (25.32%) MS Excel
18 19 (24.05%) Web Services

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 26 (32.91%) SharePoint
2 15 (18.99%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (5.06%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (3.80%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.53%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (25.32%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (7.59%) SAP CRM
1 6 (7.59%) HFM
2 2 (2.53%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.92%) Internet
2 2 (2.53%) LAN
2 2 (2.53%) WAN
3 1 (1.27%) SAN
3 1 (1.27%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (50.63%) SQL Server
2 30 (37.97%) Relational Database
3 23 (29.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (7.59%) SAP HANA
4 6 (7.59%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (7.59%) SAP BW
4 6 (7.59%) SAP BI
5 3 (3.80%) Big Data
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 34 (43.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (29.11%) Subversion
3 22 (27.85%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.27%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.27%) Moq
General
1 17 (21.52%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.53%) Automotive
3 2 (2.53%) Legal
3 2 (2.53%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (54.43%) .NET
2 32 (40.51%) ASP.NET
3 28 (35.44%) WCF
4 24 (30.38%) WinForms
5 23 (29.11%) .NET Framework
6 19 (24.05%) Web Services
7 15 (18.99%) XML
8 11 (13.92%) ADO.NET
8 11 (13.92%) Silverlight
9 9 (11.39%) LINQ
9 9 (11.39%) Middleware
10 8 (10.13%) WPF
10 8 (10.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 8 (10.13%) LINQ to SQL
11 6 (7.59%) jQuery
11 6 (7.59%) CSS
11 6 (7.59%) HTML
12 4 (5.06%) Ajax
12 4 (5.06%) Windows Identity Foundation
12 4 (5.06%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 26 (32.91%) N-Tier
2 8 (10.13%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.33%) Open Source
4 3 (3.80%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (31.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.51%) SOA
2 31 (39.24%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (37.97%) Technical Architecture
4 27 (34.18%) Project Management
5 26 (32.91%) Business Analysis
5 26 (32.91%) Scrum
6 24 (30.38%) Software Engineering
6 24 (30.38%) Product Management
7 23 (29.11%) Multithreading
8 21 (26.58%) TDD
9 17 (21.52%) Change Management
10 14 (17.72%) E-Commerce
10 14 (17.72%) OO
11 13 (16.46%) OOD
11 13 (16.46%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (13.92%) AOP
12 11 (13.92%) Domain-Driven Design
13 10 (12.66%) Unit Testing
13 10 (12.66%) Enterprise Architecture
14 8 (10.13%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 41 (51.90%) C#
2 24 (30.38%) SQL
3 23 (29.11%) T-SQL
4 8 (10.13%) Java
5 6 (7.59%) JavaScript
5 6 (7.59%) ABAP
6 1 (1.27%) XPath
6 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.27%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 1 (1.27%) MCSE
1 1 (1.27%) MCSA
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (1.27%) HP AIS
1 1 (1.27%) HP ASE
1 1 (1.27%) NCDA
1 1 (1.27%) VCAP
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) MOM
Vendors
1 42 (53.16%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.66%) Oracle
3 9 (11.39%) SAP
4 6 (7.59%) Hyperion
5 5 (6.33%) IBM
6 2 (2.53%) Cincom
7 1 (1.27%) Veeam
7 1 (1.27%) HP
7 1 (1.27%) EMC
7 1 (1.27%) NetApp
7 1 (1.27%) ATG
7 1 (1.27%) VMware
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