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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 27 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 6 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.23% - 3.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.41% - 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 12
Average salary £67,500 - £82,500
90% offered a salary of more than £64,000 - £80,250
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 - £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Job Titles Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
176 145 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 94.62% 89.51% 93.09%
Number of salaries quoted 153 115 323
Average salary £64,000 £80,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 10 (71.43%) SOA
2 9 (64.29%) Oracle
2 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 9 (64.29%) TOGAF
3 8 (57.14%) Zachman Framework
4 6 (42.86%) Scrum
4 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
4 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 5 (35.71%) RUP
5 5 (35.71%) IBM
5 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
6 4 (28.57%) Software Architecture
6 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (28.57%) Web Services
6 4 (28.57%) .NET
6 4 (28.57%) Project Management
6 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
7 3 (21.43%) ETL
7 3 (21.43%) Cognos
7 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (21.43%) Mainframe
7 3 (21.43%) Toad
7 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (21.43%) SQL
7 3 (21.43%) Windows
7 3 (21.43%) VLAN
7 3 (21.43%) Java EE

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Cognos TM1
1 3 (21.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) VLAN
2 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
2 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (21.43%) Cognos Event Studio
2 3 (21.43%) Cognos Metric Studio
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Toad
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Law
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Web Services
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) Java EE
2 3 (21.43%) LAMP
3 1 (7.14%) WSDL
3 1 (7.14%) XHTML
3 1 (7.14%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) XSD
3 1 (7.14%) XSLT
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) SOAP
3 1 (7.14%) Ajax
3 1 (7.14%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Mainframe
1 3 (21.43%) Open Source
2 2 (14.29%) N-Tier
3 1 (7.14%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) SOA
2 9 (64.29%) TOGAF
3 8 (57.14%) Zachman Framework
4 6 (42.86%) Scrum
4 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
5 5 (35.71%) RUP
6 4 (28.57%) Software Architecture
6 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (28.57%) Project Management
6 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
7 3 (21.43%) ETL
7 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
9 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
9 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
9 1 (7.14%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Solvency II
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) IBM
4 3 (21.43%) Cognos
5 1 (7.14%) BEA