The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 87 98 114
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 26 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.65% 0.96% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 1.00% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 4
Average salary £75,000 £66,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £42,500 £61,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £77,500 £78,500
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Solutions Architect
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1514 1398 1732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.25% 96.02% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1213 1213 1490
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Cambridge

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 12 (34.29%) Windows
1 12 (34.29%) Linux
2 11 (31.43%) VMware
3 10 (28.57%) Cisco
3 10 (28.57%) HP
4 9 (25.71%) Java
4 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (22.86%) Oracle
5 8 (22.86%) CRM
6 7 (20.00%) IBM
6 7 (20.00%) vSphere
6 7 (20.00%) Software Architecture
7 6 (17.14%) 3PAR
7 6 (17.14%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (17.14%) SCCM
7 6 (17.14%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (17.14%) E-Learning
7 6 (17.14%) Publishing
7 6 (17.14%) CMS
7 6 (17.14%) NetApp
7 6 (17.14%) SAP
7 6 (17.14%) .NET
8 5 (14.29%) C#
8 5 (14.29%) ERP
8 5 (14.29%) Web Services
8 5 (14.29%) ITIL
8 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 5 (14.29%) Scrum
8 5 (14.29%) TOGAF
8 5 (14.29%) Degree

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 6 (17.14%) CMS
2 3 (8.57%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.71%) NetWeaver
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.86%) SAP Portal
4 1 (2.86%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (8.57%) SaaS
3 1 (2.86%) PaaS
3 1 (2.86%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (11.43%) Firewall
2 4 (11.43%) WAN
2 4 (11.43%) MPLS
3 3 (8.57%) SS7
3 3 (8.57%) INAP
3 3 (8.57%) LTE
3 3 (8.57%) VoLTE
4 2 (5.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) MySQL
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.86%) SAP HANA
2 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) NWDS
2 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 6 (17.14%) Publishing
2 3 (8.57%) Billing
2 3 (8.57%) Electronics
2 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.57%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Automotive
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) .NET
2 5 (14.29%) Web Services
3 4 (11.43%) Middleware
4 3 (8.57%) SOAP
4 3 (8.57%) J2EE
5 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.71%) J2SE
5 2 (5.71%) RESTful
5 2 (5.71%) WSDL
6 1 (2.86%) HTML5
6 1 (2.86%) REST
6 1 (2.86%) CSS3
6 1 (2.86%) LAMP
6 1 (2.86%) BAPI
6 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.86%) SAP PI
6 1 (2.86%) EDI
6 1 (2.86%) HTML
6 1 (2.86%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) E-Learning
2 3 (8.57%) N-Tier
3 2 (5.71%) Clustering
3 2 (5.71%) Internet of Things
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Open Source
4 1 (2.86%) Kindle
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Windows
1 12 (34.29%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) UNIX
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (5.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.86%) CRM
3 7 (20.00%) Software Architecture
4 6 (17.14%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 5 (14.29%) Scrum
5 5 (14.29%) ITIL
5 5 (14.29%) ERP
6 4 (11.43%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.71%) OWASP
7 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Multithreading
7 2 (5.71%) UML
7 2 (5.71%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (5.71%) OO
7 2 (5.71%) TDD
7 2 (5.71%) Project Management
7 2 (5.71%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (2.86%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) Java
2 5 (14.29%) C#
3 4 (11.43%) SQL
4 2 (5.71%) ABAP
5 1 (2.86%) C
5 1 (2.86%) C++
5 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) CCNA
2 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.43%) JNCIA
3 1 (2.86%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.86%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) VMware
2 10 (28.57%) Cisco
2 10 (28.57%) HP
3 8 (22.86%) Oracle
4 7 (20.00%) IBM
5 6 (17.14%) SAP
5 6 (17.14%) NetApp
5 6 (17.14%) 3PAR
6 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 4 (11.43%) Juniper
8 2 (5.71%) Atlassian
8 2 (5.71%) Sun
9 1 (2.86%) Business Objects
9 1 (2.86%) Citrix
9 1 (2.86%) PTC
9 1 (2.86%) Google
9 1 (2.86%) Ariba
9 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (2.86%) Autodesk
9 1 (2.86%) Rackspace
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