The first table below looks at the demand for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 121 143 145
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 28 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.11% 0.22% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 0.23% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 28 6 7
Average salary £43,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £53,750 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £55,400
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2400 2634 2939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.86% 95.71% 95.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2019 2328 2446
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Solutions Architect
East of England

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Solutions Architect
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +16 17 £69,000 +15.00%
Peterborough +15 10 £39,000 -22.00%
Solutions Architect
East of England

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 23 (60.53%) Oracle
2 21 (55.26%) Java
2 21 (55.26%) MySQL
3 17 (44.74%) Web Services
4 14 (36.84%) PHP
5 13 (34.21%) .NET
6 11 (28.95%) BizTalk Server
6 11 (28.95%) Data Modelling
7 10 (26.32%) SOA
7 10 (26.32%) C#
7 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET
7 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
8 9 (23.68%) RDBMS
8 9 (23.68%) WCF
8 9 (23.68%) Relational Database
9 8 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (21.05%) IIS
10 7 (18.42%) Linux
10 7 (18.42%) SS7
10 7 (18.42%) INAP
10 7 (18.42%) Telecoms
10 7 (18.42%) Billing
10 7 (18.42%) Degree
10 7 (18.42%) VoLTE
10 7 (18.42%) Web Development
10 7 (18.42%) LTE
11 6 (15.79%) .NET Framework
11 6 (15.79%) TOGAF
11 6 (15.79%) Data Security
11 6 (15.79%) PRINCE2

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 11 (28.95%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (21.05%) IIS
3 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.63%) Lync
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.63%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) SS7
1 7 (18.42%) INAP
1 7 (18.42%) LTE
1 7 (18.42%) VoLTE
2 1 (2.63%) SAN
2 1 (2.63%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.63%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (55.26%) MySQL
2 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
3 9 (23.68%) RDBMS
3 9 (23.68%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (18.42%) Telecoms
1 7 (18.42%) Billing
2 1 (2.63%) Legal
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (44.74%) Web Services
2 13 (34.21%) .NET
3 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET
4 9 (23.68%) WCF
5 6 (15.79%) .NET Framework
6 5 (13.16%) REST
7 2 (5.26%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (5.26%) HTML
7 2 (5.26%) Middleware
7 2 (5.26%) Ajax
7 2 (5.26%) CSS
7 2 (5.26%) J2EE
8 1 (2.63%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (13.16%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.26%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Data Modelling
2 10 (26.32%) SOA
3 7 (18.42%) Web Development
4 6 (15.79%) Data Security
4 6 (15.79%) PRINCE2
4 6 (15.79%) TOGAF
5 5 (13.16%) Business Analysis
5 5 (13.16%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (13.16%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (5.26%) MVC
7 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (2.63%) Analytics
8 1 (2.63%) Data Architecture
8 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.63%) Scrum
8 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.63%) TDD
8 1 (2.63%) Project Management
8 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) Java
2 14 (36.84%) PHP
3 10 (26.32%) C#
4 6 (15.79%) SQL
5 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
2 6 (15.79%) ISEB
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.63%) MCSE
3 1 (2.63%) MCSA
3 1 (2.63%) HP AIS
3 1 (2.63%) HP ASE
3 1 (2.63%) NCDA
3 1 (2.63%) VCAP
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Vendors
1 23 (60.53%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.63%) HP
3 1 (2.63%) EMC
3 1 (2.63%) NetApp
3 1 (2.63%) webMethods
3 1 (2.63%) VMware
3 1 (2.63%) Veeam