The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 156 147 189
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 181 210 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.59% 1.77% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 1.90% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 146 190 143
Average salary £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,250 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £64,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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 City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
10586 11026 12043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.93% 93.10% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8925 9669 11044
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in the City of London

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in the City of London

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 146 (33.87%) Oracle
2 101 (23.43%) SOA
3 93 (21.58%) Finance
4 80 (18.56%) Java
5 76 (17.63%) Microsoft
6 67 (15.55%) TOGAF
7 61 (14.15%) ERP
8 60 (13.92%) Business Intelligence
9 59 (13.69%) Agile Software Development
10 56 (12.99%) Technical Architecture
11 54 (12.53%) Middleware
12 52 (12.06%) CRM
13 49 (11.37%) Retail
14 47 (10.90%) Linux
14 47 (10.90%) Oracle EBS
15 46 (10.67%) Banking
15 46 (10.67%) Oracle Fusion
16 45 (10.44%) SAP
17 44 (10.21%) .NET
18 43 (9.98%) Enterprise Architecture
19 36 (8.35%) Web Services
20 35 (8.12%) SQL Server
20 35 (8.12%) Windows
21 34 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
22 33 (7.66%) SQL
23 32 (7.42%) XML
24 31 (7.19%) IBM
25 30 (6.96%) Stakeholder Management
26 28 (6.50%) VMware
26 28 (6.50%) Oracle EBS R12

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 25 (5.80%) SharePoint
1 25 (5.80%) WebSphere
2 18 (4.18%) Apache
3 13 (3.02%) CMS
4 10 (2.32%) WebLogic
5 9 (2.09%) WebSphere Application Server
5 9 (2.09%) WebLogic Portal
5 9 (2.09%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (1.86%) Apache Solr
6 8 (1.86%) AquaLogic Service Bus
6 8 (1.86%) WebLogic Integration
6 8 (1.86%) WebSphere Process Server
6 8 (1.86%) AquaLogic
7 7 (1.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (1.39%) MS Exchange
8 6 (1.39%) SAS
9 5 (1.16%) IIS
10 4 (0.93%) Tomcat
Applications
1 25 (5.80%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.46%) SPSS
3 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 47 (10.90%) Oracle EBS
2 28 (6.50%) Oracle EBS R12
3 25 (5.80%) Oracle ERP
4 10 (2.32%) Oracle SCM
5 8 (1.86%) Oracle BPM
5 8 (1.86%) AquaLogic BPM
6 7 (1.62%) Oracle Retail
7 6 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (0.93%) Oracle Payables
9 3 (0.70%) Fredhopper
9 3 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.46%) SAP CRM
10 2 (0.46%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 2 (0.46%) Documaker
10 2 (0.46%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 1 (0.23%) Magento
11 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
11 1 (0.23%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 20 (4.64%) Amazon AWS
1 20 (4.64%) SaaS
2 7 (1.62%) Office 365
3 5 (1.16%) IaaS
3 5 (1.16%) PaaS
4 4 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.46%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.94%) LAN
1 17 (3.94%) Firewall
2 13 (3.02%) SAN
3 10 (2.32%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.86%) HTTP
5 7 (1.62%) WAN
5 7 (1.62%) VPN
5 7 (1.62%) Internet
5 7 (1.62%) VLAN
6 6 (1.39%) Intranet
6 6 (1.39%) Wireless
6 6 (1.39%) IP Telephony
6 6 (1.39%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (1.39%) Structured Cabling
6 6 (1.39%) Extranet
6 6 (1.39%) MPLS
6 6 (1.39%) OSPF
6 6 (1.39%) BGP
6 6 (1.39%) EIGRP
6 6 (1.39%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (8.12%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.57%) Relational Database
3 18 (4.18%) Oracle Database
4 14 (3.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (3.02%) RDBMS
6 12 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (2.78%) Oracle BI EE
7 11 (2.55%) Big Data
7 11 (2.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (2.55%) MySQL
8 7 (1.62%) Oracle ODI
8 7 (1.62%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.39%) NoSQL
10 5 (1.16%) Data Mining
11 4 (0.93%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.70%) DB2
12 3 (0.70%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (1.62%) Jenkins
2 4 (0.93%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.70%) Rational Rose
3 3 (0.70%) Subversion
4 2 (0.46%) Maven
4 2 (0.46%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.23%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.23%) MSI
5 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.23%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 93 (21.58%) Finance
2 49 (11.37%) Retail
3 46 (10.67%) Banking
4 19 (4.41%) Marketing
5 18 (4.18%) Legal
6 15 (3.48%) Manufacturing
7 14 (3.25%) Telecoms
8 13 (3.02%) Advertising
9 10 (2.32%) Law
10 9 (2.09%) Publishing
11 6 (1.39%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.93%) Electronics
13 3 (0.70%) Front Office
13 3 (0.70%) Back Office
14 2 (0.46%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.46%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.23%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.23%) Local Government
15 1 (0.23%) French Language
15 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (12.53%) Middleware
2 46 (10.67%) Oracle Fusion
3 44 (10.21%) .NET
4 36 (8.35%) Web Services
5 32 (7.42%) XML
6 21 (4.87%) HTML
7 19 (4.41%) Spring
8 13 (3.02%) CSS
9 12 (2.78%) ASP.NET
9 12 (2.78%) Java EE
9 12 (2.78%) jQuery
10 10 (2.32%) HTML5
10 10 (2.32%) SOAP
11 9 (2.09%) J2EE
12 8 (1.86%) Hibernate
12 8 (1.86%) Apache CXF
12 8 (1.86%) RESTful
13 7 (1.62%) Sass
13 7 (1.62%) LESS
13 7 (1.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 34 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
2 21 (4.87%) Data Integration
3 20 (4.64%) Open Source
4 19 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (2.55%) Management Information System
6 9 (2.09%) N-Tier
6 9 (2.09%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.62%) Digital Media
8 6 (1.39%) Enterprise Storage
8 6 (1.39%) iPhone
8 6 (1.39%) User Experience
9 5 (1.16%) Clustering
10 4 (0.93%) DTV
10 4 (0.93%) Mainframe
10 4 (0.93%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.70%) Life Science
12 2 (0.46%) Web 2.0
12 2 (0.46%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.46%) iSeries
12 2 (0.46%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 47 (10.90%) Linux
2 35 (8.12%) Windows
3 22 (5.10%) Android
4 14 (3.25%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (2.32%) Solaris
6 8 (1.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (1.62%) UNIX
8 5 (1.16%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.70%) AIX
11 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (23.43%) SOA
2 67 (15.55%) TOGAF
3 61 (14.15%) ERP
4 60 (13.92%) Business Intelligence
5 59 (13.69%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (12.99%) Technical Architecture
7 52 (12.06%) CRM
8 43 (9.98%) Enterprise Architecture
9 30 (6.96%) Stakeholder Management
10 28 (6.50%) Mentoring
11 27 (6.26%) Scrum
11 27 (6.26%) E-Commerce
11 27 (6.26%) Project Management
12 25 (5.80%) UML
13 24 (5.57%) Zachman Framework
13 24 (5.57%) Software Engineering
13 24 (5.57%) Analytics
14 21 (4.87%) Migration
14 21 (4.87%) ITIL
15 19 (4.41%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 80 (18.56%) Java
2 33 (7.66%) SQL
3 20 (4.64%) C#
3 20 (4.64%) JavaScript
4 14 (3.25%) Python
5 9 (2.09%) Scala
6 6 (1.39%) Objective-C
7 5 (1.16%) Perl
7 5 (1.16%) Erlang
8 3 (0.70%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
8 3 (0.70%) PHP
9 1 (0.23%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.23%) C++
9 1 (0.23%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.23%) Ruby
9 1 (0.23%) Ada
9 1 (0.23%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.23%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.23%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 1 (0.23%) R
Qualifications
1 24 (5.57%) Degree
2 16 (3.71%) Security Cleared
3 14 (3.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (3.02%) MCITP
5 11 (2.55%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (2.09%) DV Cleared
7 6 (1.39%) SC Cleared
7 6 (1.39%) MCSE
7 6 (1.39%) CCIE
8 5 (1.16%) CCNA
9 4 (0.93%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (0.93%) VCAP
9 4 (0.93%) CCEE
9 4 (0.93%) CCIA
10 1 (0.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.64%) QA
2 13 (3.02%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.93%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.70%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.46%) SLA
5 2 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.23%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.23%) Basel III
System Software
1 27 (6.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (2.55%) vCloud
3 9 (2.09%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.86%) Xen
5 7 (1.62%) Active Directory
6 5 (1.16%) XenApp
7 4 (0.93%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.70%) vSphere
9 2 (0.46%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.23%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (0.46%) OpenSSO
1 2 (0.46%) SCCM
2 1 (0.23%) SCOM
2 1 (0.23%) Puppet
2 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.23%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (0.23%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.23%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 146 (33.87%) Oracle
2 76 (17.63%) Microsoft
3 45 (10.44%) SAP
4 31 (7.19%) IBM
5 28 (6.50%) VMware
6 23 (5.34%) Citrix
7 19 (4.41%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (2.78%) Cisco
9 10 (2.32%) HP
10 9 (2.09%) ATG
10 9 (2.09%) hybris
11 8 (1.86%) NetApp
11 8 (1.86%) Siebel
12 7 (1.62%) Juniper
12 7 (1.62%) Informatica
13 6 (1.39%) Nokia
13 6 (1.39%) Cognos
13 6 (1.39%) Brocade
13 6 (1.39%) Demandware
14 5 (1.16%) LANDesk
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Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 minutes ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £60 - £75 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
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Rockhall Recruitment
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Bonus & Corporate Package
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Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Car allowance shares & Benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Westek Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 to £60000 per annum - Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Vocative Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
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Careerwise UK Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
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Proteus Europe
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
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Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
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Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Car allowance & Benifits
Posted: 6 days ago
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ISL
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Talent International
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
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