The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lead Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Solution Architect
Rank 130 - 133
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Solutions Architect 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.051% - 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £71,250 £77,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-8.06% +10.71%
Lead Solutions Architect
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1826 1552 2026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 92.27% 94.81% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1546 1273 1676
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Lead Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Lead Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Lead Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Lead Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Cheshire

Lead Solutions Architect
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Lead 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 Lead Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Cacti
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) nmon

Lead Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Lead 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 Lead Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cacti
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) nmon
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) VMware