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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 90 100 105
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 44 42 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.97% 1.82% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% 1.95% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 22 31 21
Average salary £70,000 £75,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £62,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
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
2130 2153 1937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 95.39% 93.41% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1622 1643 1714
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 2015. 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 -2 26 £65,000 -13.33%
High Wycombe +9 12 £75,000 - 1
Solutions Architect
South East

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 28 (35.00%) TOGAF
2 26 (32.50%) Finance
3 24 (30.00%) Degree
4 18 (22.50%) Oracle
5 17 (21.25%) Technical Architecture
6 15 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (17.50%) Zachman Framework
7 14 (17.50%) Computer Science
8 13 (16.25%) Mobile App
9 12 (15.00%) SOA
9 12 (15.00%) Cisco
10 11 (13.75%) Scrum
10 11 (13.75%) VMware
10 11 (13.75%) Mentoring
11 10 (12.50%) Kanban
11 10 (12.50%) Telecoms
11 10 (12.50%) DSDM
12 9 (11.25%) Windows
12 9 (11.25%) E-Commerce
12 9 (11.25%) ITIL
12 9 (11.25%) Enterprise Architecture
12 9 (11.25%) Asset Management
13 8 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (10.00%) Middleware
13 8 (10.00%) MPLS
13 8 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
14 7 (8.75%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (8.75%) WebSphere
14 7 (8.75%) Project Management

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 7 (8.75%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.75%) Apache
3 2 (2.50%) Node.js
4 1 (1.25%) JBoss
4 1 (1.25%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.25%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) SaaS
1 2 (2.50%) IaaS
2 1 (1.25%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.00%) MPLS
2 6 (7.50%) Firewall
2 6 (7.50%) WAN
3 4 (5.00%) LAN
3 4 (5.00%) SAN
4 3 (3.75%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (3.75%) OSPF
4 3 (3.75%) BGP
4 3 (3.75%) ASN.1
5 2 (2.50%) Cisco ICM
5 2 (2.50%) VLAN
5 2 (2.50%) DNS
5 2 (2.50%) DHCP
5 2 (2.50%) CTI
5 2 (2.50%) Internet
5 2 (2.50%) RTP
5 2 (2.50%) SS7
5 2 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (2.50%) Unified Communications
5 2 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.50%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.50%) SAP BW
4 2 (2.50%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.50%) Big Data
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.25%) MySQL
5 1 (1.25%) DB2
General
1 26 (32.50%) Finance
2 10 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.25%) Retail
4 2 (2.50%) Automotive
4 2 (2.50%) German Language
5 1 (1.25%) Banking
5 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.25%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.00%) Middleware
2 4 (5.00%) XML
3 3 (3.75%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (3.75%) XSD
3 3 (3.75%) .NET
3 3 (3.75%) WSDL
3 3 (3.75%) SAP XI
4 2 (2.50%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (2.50%) HTML
4 2 (2.50%) Web Services
4 2 (2.50%) HTML5
5 1 (1.25%) REST
5 1 (1.25%) MSMQ
5 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.50%) Computer Science
2 13 (16.25%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.25%) Social Media
4 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.75%) NHS
5 2 (2.50%) IVR
5 2 (2.50%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.50%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.50%) Taxonomies
5 2 (2.50%) Open Source
6 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.25%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.25%) PACS
6 1 (1.25%) GIS
6 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.25%) Windows
2 6 (7.50%) Linux
3 3 (3.75%) UNIX
4 2 (2.50%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.00%) TOGAF
2 17 (21.25%) Technical Architecture
3 15 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (17.50%) Zachman Framework
5 12 (15.00%) SOA
6 11 (13.75%) Scrum
6 11 (13.75%) Mentoring
7 10 (12.50%) Kanban
7 10 (12.50%) DSDM
8 9 (11.25%) E-Commerce
8 9 (11.25%) ITIL
8 9 (11.25%) Enterprise Architecture
8 9 (11.25%) Asset Management
9 8 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (8.75%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (8.75%) Project Management
10 7 (8.75%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (6.25%) Analytics
11 5 (6.25%) Performance Management
11 5 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.00%) SQL
2 3 (3.75%) Bash Shell
2 3 (3.75%) Perl
3 2 (2.50%) Java
3 2 (2.50%) Erlang
4 1 (1.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 24 (30.00%) Degree
2 8 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (6.25%) CCNA
4 4 (5.00%) JNCIA
5 3 (3.75%) SAP Certification
6 2 (2.50%) CCIE
6 2 (2.50%) CCNP
6 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.50%) MCSE
7 1 (1.25%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) QA
2 4 (5.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.75%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (22.50%) Oracle
2 12 (15.00%) Cisco
3 11 (13.75%) VMware
4 6 (7.50%) IBM
4 6 (7.50%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.25%) SAP
5 5 (6.25%) HP
6 4 (5.00%) Juniper
7 3 (3.75%) Greenplum
8 2 (2.50%) Avaya
8 2 (2.50%) Business Objects
8 2 (2.50%) Mashery
9 1 (1.25%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.25%) Cognos
9 1 (1.25%) Cognizant
9 1 (1.25%) NetApp
9 1 (1.25%) Lotus
9 1 (1.25%) EMC
9 1 (1.25%) ESRI
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
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