The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 106 94 102
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 17 24 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.82% 1.32% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 1.37% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 11
Average salary £72,500 £65,000 £68,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £46,379 £63,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Solutions Architect
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1960 1751 1772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.69% 95.95% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1495 1454 1480
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
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 Buckinghamshire

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Solutions Architect
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Milton Keynes -17 6 £85,000 +30.76% 1
Solutions Architect
South East

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 16 (32.00%) Asset Management
2 15 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (30.00%) Oracle
3 13 (26.00%) Java
3 13 (26.00%) Business Transformation
4 12 (24.00%) .NET
4 12 (24.00%) J2EE
4 12 (24.00%) Maximo
5 10 (20.00%) SAP
5 10 (20.00%) Syclo
6 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET
6 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (16.00%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (14.00%) Logistics
9 6 (12.00%) Information Security
10 5 (10.00%) Retail
10 5 (10.00%) WFM
11 4 (8.00%) Use Case
11 4 (8.00%) Data Management
11 4 (8.00%) Finance
11 4 (8.00%) Automotive
11 4 (8.00%) EAM
11 4 (8.00%) Data Modelling
12 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
12 3 (6.00%) WAN
12 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (6.00%) Middleware
12 3 (6.00%) Oracle Fusion
12 3 (6.00%) WebSphere
13 2 (4.00%) Unified Communications

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 3 (6.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (24.00%) Maximo
2 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) WAN
2 2 (4.00%) Wireless
2 2 (4.00%) Cisco IPT
2 2 (4.00%) LAN
2 2 (4.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.00%) NAS
3 1 (2.00%) SAN
3 1 (2.00%) Intranet
3 1 (2.00%) Internet
3 1 (2.00%) Extranet
3 1 (2.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
General
1 5 (10.00%) Retail
2 4 (8.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Automotive
3 1 (2.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.00%) .NET
1 12 (24.00%) J2EE
2 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.00%) Middleware
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (4.00%) MEAP
5 1 (2.00%) JSON
5 1 (2.00%) Mason
5 1 (2.00%) EJB
5 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.00%) GIS
2 1 (2.00%) PDA
2 1 (2.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) UNIX
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) Asset Management
2 15 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (26.00%) Business Transformation
4 8 (16.00%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (14.00%) Logistics
6 6 (12.00%) Information Security
7 5 (10.00%) WFM
8 4 (8.00%) Use Case
8 4 (8.00%) Data Management
8 4 (8.00%) EAM
8 4 (8.00%) Data Modelling
9 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (4.00%) CRM
10 2 (4.00%) TOGAF
10 2 (4.00%) Market Research
11 1 (2.00%) Security Architecture
11 1 (2.00%) Zachman Framework
11 1 (2.00%) E-Commerce
11 1 (2.00%) EAI
11 1 (2.00%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) Java
2 2 (4.00%) SQL
3 1 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.00%) vCloud
Vendors
1 15 (30.00%) Oracle
2 10 (20.00%) SAP
2 10 (20.00%) Syclo
3 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.00%) Cisco
4 2 (4.00%) IBM
5 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.00%) VMware
5 1 (2.00%) Cognos
5 1 (2.00%) Business Objects