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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 90 113 123
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 25 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.69% 0.84% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 0.88% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 4
Average salary £60,000 £64,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £58,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
1434 1708 1845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.70% 95.10% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1208 1465 1615
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 4 May 2015.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 15 (37.50%) Windows
2 14 (35.00%) Linux
2 14 (35.00%) Java
3 13 (32.50%) Oracle
4 11 (27.50%) VMware
4 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (25.00%) Cisco
5 10 (25.00%) HP
6 9 (22.50%) SQL
7 8 (20.00%) UNIX
7 8 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 8 (20.00%) Degree
8 7 (17.50%) vSphere
8 7 (17.50%) IBM
9 6 (15.00%) NetApp
9 6 (15.00%) Web Services
9 6 (15.00%) SAP
9 6 (15.00%) 3PAR
9 6 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (15.00%) Mobile App
9 6 (15.00%) QA
9 6 (15.00%) SCCM
9 6 (15.00%) Scrum
9 6 (15.00%) Electronics
9 6 (15.00%) Asset Management
10 5 (12.50%) TOGAF
10 5 (12.50%) Git (software)
10 5 (12.50%) SaaS
10 5 (12.50%) WebLogic
10 5 (12.50%) SOAP

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 5 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.00%) NetWeaver
4 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.50%) SAP Portal
4 1 (2.50%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) SaaS
2 4 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.50%) PaaS
4 1 (2.50%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (10.00%) WAN
2 4 (10.00%) MPLS
2 4 (10.00%) Firewall
3 3 (7.50%) VoLTE
3 3 (7.50%) LTE
3 3 (7.50%) INAP
3 3 (7.50%) SS7
4 2 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.50%) SAP HANA
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.50%) Subversion
2 1 (2.50%) NWDS
General
1 6 (15.00%) Electronics
2 5 (12.50%) Finance
3 4 (10.00%) Automotive
3 4 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
4 3 (7.50%) Billing
5 2 (5.00%) Marketing
6 1 (2.50%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) Web Services
2 5 (12.50%) SOAP
2 5 (12.50%) J2EE
3 4 (10.00%) WSDL
3 4 (10.00%) Middleware
3 4 (10.00%) J2SE
3 4 (10.00%) .NET
3 4 (10.00%) RESTful
4 1 (2.50%) BAPI
4 1 (2.50%) SAP PI
4 1 (2.50%) REST
4 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.50%) EDI
4 1 (2.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.00%) Clustering
3 2 (5.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (5.00%) Internet of Things
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Open Source
4 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) Windows
2 14 (35.00%) Linux
3 8 (20.00%) UNIX
4 4 (10.00%) Solaris
4 4 (10.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (15.00%) Scrum
3 6 (15.00%) Asset Management
4 5 (12.50%) TOGAF
4 5 (12.50%) ITIL
4 5 (12.50%) ERP
5 4 (10.00%) Project Management
5 4 (10.00%) CAD
5 4 (10.00%) UML
5 4 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
5 4 (10.00%) OO
5 4 (10.00%) OWASP
5 4 (10.00%) Multithreading
5 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (10.00%) TDD
5 4 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 4 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (7.50%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) Java
2 9 (22.50%) SQL
3 4 (10.00%) C++
3 4 (10.00%) C
4 3 (7.50%) C#
5 2 (5.00%) ABAP
6 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) CCNA
2 4 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (10.00%) JNCIA
3 1 (2.50%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) QA
2 4 (10.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (17.50%) vSphere
2 1 (2.50%) XenServer
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) Oracle
2 11 (27.50%) VMware
3 10 (25.00%) Cisco
3 10 (25.00%) HP
4 7 (17.50%) IBM
5 6 (15.00%) NetApp
5 6 (15.00%) SAP
5 6 (15.00%) 3PAR
6 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (10.00%) Sun
6 4 (10.00%) Juniper
6 4 (10.00%) Autodesk
6 4 (10.00%) Atlassian
6 4 (10.00%) PTC
6 4 (10.00%) WorldPay
7 1 (2.50%) Google
7 1 (2.50%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.50%) Marketo
7 1 (2.50%) Business Objects
7 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
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