The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 88 119 140
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 39 24 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.84% 0.97% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.91% 1.02% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 27 24 5
Average salary £58,000 £42,750 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.67% -25.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,900 £37,950 £50,400
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £74,950 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Solutions Architect
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2047 2354 2448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.33% 94.92% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1696 1962 2186
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,644 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 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 27 May 2015.

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 27 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
Cambridge +17 21 £60,000 +9.09% 4
Peterborough +3 5 £67,500 +76.47%
Huntingdon - 5 £56,500 - 1
Solutions Architect
East of England

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 20 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (26.47%) Java
2 18 (26.47%) Oracle
3 17 (25.00%) Windows
3 17 (25.00%) Linux
4 16 (23.53%) SAP
4 16 (23.53%) TOGAF
4 16 (23.53%) Finance
5 15 (22.06%) SQL
6 12 (17.65%) UNIX
7 11 (16.18%) VMware
8 10 (14.71%) Scrum
8 10 (14.71%) Enterprise Architecture
8 10 (14.71%) Cisco
8 10 (14.71%) HP
8 10 (14.71%) SOAP
9 9 (13.24%) Web Services
9 9 (13.24%) J2EE
9 9 (13.24%) Zachman Framework
9 9 (13.24%) Degree
9 9 (13.24%) Mobile App
10 8 (11.76%) QA
10 8 (11.76%) Asset Management
10 8 (11.76%) WebLogic
10 8 (11.76%) Tomcat
10 8 (11.76%) J2SE
11 7 (10.29%) UML
11 7 (10.29%) .NET
11 7 (10.29%) Project Management
11 7 (10.29%) IBM

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 8 (11.76%) Tomcat
1 8 (11.76%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.94%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.47%) SAP Portal
3 1 (1.47%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.47%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.29%) SaaS
2 5 (7.35%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.94%) PaaS
4 1 (1.47%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (1.47%) Office 365
4 1 (1.47%) IaaS
4 1 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.47%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (7.35%) Firewall
3 4 (5.88%) WAN
3 4 (5.88%) MPLS
4 3 (4.41%) SS7
4 3 (4.41%) INAP
4 3 (4.41%) Internet
4 3 (4.41%) LTE
4 3 (4.41%) VoLTE
5 1 (1.47%) VLAN
5 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.88%) MySQL
2 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.47%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.47%) NWDS
2 1 (1.47%) Subversion
General
1 16 (23.53%) Finance
2 7 (10.29%) Electronics
3 5 (7.35%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.88%) Automotive
4 4 (5.88%) Marketing
5 3 (4.41%) Billing
6 2 (2.94%) Banking
7 1 (1.47%) Retail
7 1 (1.47%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.71%) SOAP
2 9 (13.24%) Web Services
2 9 (13.24%) J2EE
3 8 (11.76%) J2SE
4 7 (10.29%) .NET
5 6 (8.82%) RESTful
6 5 (7.35%) WSDL
7 4 (5.88%) Middleware
7 4 (5.88%) REST
8 3 (4.41%) JSON
8 3 (4.41%) XML
9 1 (1.47%) XSLT
9 1 (1.47%) EDI
9 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.47%) WCF
9 1 (1.47%) jQuery
9 1 (1.47%) SAP PI
9 1 (1.47%) LAMP
9 1 (1.47%) BAPI
9 1 (1.47%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) Mobile App
2 6 (8.82%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.82%) Clustering
3 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.94%) Internet of Things
4 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.47%) FMCG
5 1 (1.47%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.47%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.47%) DTV
5 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.00%) Windows
1 17 (25.00%) Linux
2 12 (17.65%) UNIX
3 6 (8.82%) Oracle Linux
3 6 (8.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (23.53%) TOGAF
3 10 (14.71%) Scrum
3 10 (14.71%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (13.24%) Zachman Framework
5 8 (11.76%) Asset Management
6 7 (10.29%) UML
6 7 (10.29%) Project Management
6 7 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (8.82%) SOA
7 6 (8.82%) OOA/OOD
7 6 (8.82%) OO
7 6 (8.82%) ITIL
7 6 (8.82%) Load Balancing
7 6 (8.82%) Multithreading
7 6 (8.82%) Performance Analysis
7 6 (8.82%) OWASP
8 5 (7.35%) Unit Testing
8 5 (7.35%) Software Architecture
8 5 (7.35%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.47%) Java
2 15 (22.06%) SQL
3 5 (7.35%) C#
4 4 (5.88%) C++
4 4 (5.88%) C
5 2 (2.94%) ABAP
6 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (13.24%) Degree
2 4 (5.88%) CCNA
2 4 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.88%) JNCIA
3 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.76%) QA
2 4 (5.88%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (10.29%) vSphere
2 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.47%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) SCCM
2 1 (1.47%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 18 (26.47%) Oracle
2 16 (23.53%) SAP
3 11 (16.18%) VMware
4 10 (14.71%) Cisco
4 10 (14.71%) HP
5 7 (10.29%) IBM
5 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
6 6 (8.82%) Sun
6 6 (8.82%) NetApp
6 6 (8.82%) Atlassian
6 6 (8.82%) 3PAR
7 5 (7.35%) WorldPay
8 4 (5.88%) Autodesk
8 4 (5.88%) PTC
8 4 (5.88%) Juniper
9 2 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.47%) Ariba
10 1 (1.47%) Rackspace
10 1 (1.47%) Marketo
10 1 (1.47%) Citrix
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Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: £75K Base + Bonus + Car Allowance + Benefits + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + benefits + bonus
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