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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 90 92 113
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 18 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.30% 1.60% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 1.63% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 16
Average salary £80,000 £65,000 £66,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -2.62%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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
1333 1475 1767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.32% 98.27% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1086 1242 1515
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 2016.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 31 (68.89%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (44.44%) Oracle
3 19 (42.22%) Java
3 19 (42.22%) SQL
3 19 (42.22%) Unix
4 17 (37.78%) UML
5 15 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
5 15 (33.33%) OO
5 15 (33.33%) Apache
5 15 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 15 (33.33%) J2SE
5 15 (33.33%) Sun
5 15 (33.33%) Solaris
5 15 (33.33%) Linux
5 15 (33.33%) J2EE
5 15 (33.33%) WebLogic
5 15 (33.33%) Clustering
5 15 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 15 (33.33%) Multithreading
5 15 (33.33%) OWASP
5 15 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
5 15 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
6 13 (28.89%) Internet
6 13 (28.89%) Finance
6 13 (28.89%) SOA
7 10 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
7 10 (22.22%) SaaS
8 8 (17.78%) CRM
9 7 (15.56%) Web Services
9 7 (15.56%) Degree

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 15 (33.33%) Apache
1 15 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 15 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 4 (8.89%) SAS
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) SAP CRM
1 5 (11.11%) SAP CS
1 5 (11.11%) SAP MM
1 5 (11.11%) SAP PS
1 5 (11.11%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.22%) SaaS
2 4 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (28.89%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Automotive
2 4 (8.89%) Electronics
2 4 (8.89%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (33.33%) J2EE
1 15 (33.33%) J2SE
2 7 (15.56%) Web Services
3 2 (4.44%) RESTful
3 2 (4.44%) SOAP
3 2 (4.44%) WSDL
4 1 (2.22%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (33.33%) Clustering
2 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.89%) iPad
3 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.44%) e-Learning
3 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.44%) Fintech
4 1 (2.22%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 19 (42.22%) Unix
2 15 (33.33%) Linux
2 15 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
2 15 (33.33%) Solaris
3 4 (8.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (68.89%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (37.78%) UML
3 15 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 15 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 15 (33.33%) OO
3 15 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 15 (33.33%) OWASP
3 15 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
4 13 (28.89%) SOA
5 10 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (17.78%) CRM
7 6 (13.33%) PRINCE2
7 6 (13.33%) Project Management
7 6 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (13.33%) Software Architecture
8 5 (11.11%) SDLC
9 4 (8.89%) CAD
9 4 (8.89%) Manufacturing Engineering
9 4 (8.89%) Microservices
9 4 (8.89%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (42.22%) Java
1 19 (42.22%) SQL
2 4 (8.89%) C
2 4 (8.89%) C++
3 2 (4.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) ISEB
3 1 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 20 (44.44%) Oracle
2 15 (33.33%) Sun
3 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.11%) SAP
4 4 (8.89%) Autodesk
4 4 (8.89%) PTC
5 2 (4.44%) Atlassian
5 2 (4.44%) Twitter
5 2 (4.44%) WorldPay
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