The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank - 34 47
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 0 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - 4.75% 2.31%
As % of the Job Titles category - 6.14% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 9
Average salary - £77,500 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.06%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £63,750 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+1.96% -1.92%
Solutions Architect
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf 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
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
81 228 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 88.04% 77.29% 93.85%
Number of salaries quoted 72 218 309
Average salary £58,750 £80,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.56% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £47,500 £39,900
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £100,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) SOA
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
1 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) VLAN
2 3 (42.86%) Java EE
2 3 (42.86%) Zachman Framework
2 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
2 3 (42.86%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (42.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (42.86%) Open Source
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle ODI
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 3 (42.86%) Cognos Event Studio
2 3 (42.86%) Cognos Metric Studio
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (42.86%) Cognos
2 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (42.86%) Mainframe
2 3 (42.86%) Toad
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) ETL

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Cognos TM1
1 3 (42.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle ODI
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
1 3 (42.86%) Cognos Event Studio
1 3 (42.86%) Cognos Metric Studio
1 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Toad
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) Java EE
2 3 (42.86%) LAMP
3 1 (14.29%) WSDL
3 1 (14.29%) XHTML
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) XSD
3 1 (14.29%) XSLT
3 1 (14.29%) Silverlight
3 1 (14.29%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Open Source
1 3 (42.86%) Mainframe
2 1 (14.29%) N-Tier
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) SOA
1 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) Zachman Framework
2 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) ETL
2 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Privacy
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Android Development
3 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
3 1 (14.29%) Kanban
3 1 (14.29%) Content Management
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Cognos