The first table below looks at the demand for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf 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 Canary Wharf region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 36 50 35
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 7 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.86% 0.30% 2.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.11% 0.33% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 6
Average salary £95,000 £100,000 £71,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +39.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £100,000 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £100,000 £74,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Job Titles Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
225 306 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 91.84% 92.73% 88.05%
Number of salaries quoted 202 241 224
Average salary £74,000 £80,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £87,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Solutions Architect
London

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

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

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 18 (90.00%) Finance
1 18 (90.00%) Oracle
2 14 (70.00%) SOA
2 14 (70.00%) TOGAF
3 12 (60.00%) IBM
3 12 (60.00%) PRINCE2
4 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (40.00%) RUP
5 8 (40.00%) Scrum
5 8 (40.00%) Data Modelling
5 8 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
6 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database
6 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (35.00%) Software Architecture
7 6 (30.00%) Solvency II
7 6 (30.00%) QA
7 6 (30.00%) BEA
8 5 (25.00%) Project Management
8 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (20.00%) HBase
9 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (20.00%) Multicast
9 4 (20.00%) FCoE
9 4 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (20.00%) 29West
9 4 (20.00%) NAS
9 4 (20.00%) SRDF
9 4 (20.00%) Hadoop
9 4 (20.00%) Apache

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 4 (20.00%) IIS
1 4 (20.00%) Apache
1 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) LAN
1 4 (20.00%) WAN
1 4 (20.00%) HTTP
1 4 (20.00%) SAN
1 4 (20.00%) NAS
1 4 (20.00%) FCoE
1 4 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (20.00%) Multicast
2 1 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (20.00%) HBase
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 18 (90.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) HTML
1 4 (20.00%) XML
1 4 (20.00%) XSLT
1 4 (20.00%) Rendezvous
1 4 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
1 4 (20.00%) Solaris
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) SOA
1 14 (70.00%) TOGAF
2 12 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 8 (40.00%) RUP
3 8 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 8 (40.00%) Scrum
3 8 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
4 7 (35.00%) Software Architecture
5 5 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (25.00%) Project Management
6 4 (20.00%) Benchmarking
6 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
8 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.00%) Use Case
8 1 (5.00%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Java
1 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) QA
1 6 (30.00%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) NFS
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (20.00%) SRDF
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Oracle
2 12 (60.00%) IBM
3 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (30.00%) BEA
5 4 (20.00%) NetApp
5 4 (20.00%) Sybase
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco
5 4 (20.00%) EMC
5 4 (20.00%) Intel
5 4 (20.00%) TIBCO
5 4 (20.00%) DataSynapse
5 4 (20.00%) 29West
6 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com