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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 161 141 180
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 155 242 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.50% 1.86% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 2.01% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 137 200 144
Average salary £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £85,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
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
9543 12012 11375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.10% 92.49% 93.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8210 10170 9817
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 2015, 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.

1 107 (32.52%) Finance
2 93 (28.27%) Oracle
3 92 (27.96%) Java
4 85 (25.84%) TOGAF
5 76 (23.10%) SOA
6 71 (21.58%) Agile Software Development
7 65 (19.76%) .NET
8 63 (19.15%) Enterprise Architecture
9 58 (17.63%) Banking
10 52 (15.81%) Microsoft
11 51 (15.50%) J2EE
12 47 (14.29%) SQL Server
13 41 (12.46%) Project Management
14 39 (11.85%) SQL
15 38 (11.55%) XML
16 36 (10.94%) SDLC
17 35 (10.64%) Retail
18 34 (10.33%) SAP
19 33 (10.03%) C#
19 33 (10.03%) Web Services
19 33 (10.03%) ERP
19 33 (10.03%) Marketing
20 32 (9.73%) UML
20 32 (9.73%) SharePoint
20 32 (9.73%) Zachman Framework
21 31 (9.42%) E-Commerce
21 31 (9.42%) MS Excel
21 31 (9.42%) Degree
22 30 (9.12%) CRM
23 29 (8.81%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 32 (9.73%) SharePoint
2 17 (5.17%) WebSphere
3 16 (4.86%) Drupal
4 15 (4.56%) WebLogic
5 12 (3.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 11 (3.34%) Liferay
6 11 (3.34%) WordPress
6 11 (3.34%) WebLogic Portal
6 11 (3.34%) FileNet
6 11 (3.34%) Node.js
7 10 (3.04%) CICS
7 10 (3.04%) IIS
7 10 (3.04%) Movable Type
7 10 (3.04%) Joomla!
8 9 (2.74%) Apache Pig
8 9 (2.74%) MQSeries
8 9 (2.74%) BizTalk Server
9 8 (2.43%) CMS
10 7 (2.13%) Documentum
11 6 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 31 (9.42%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.13%) MS Office
3 2 (0.61%) PowerPivot
3 2 (0.61%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.30%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 16 (4.86%) Oracle EBS
1 16 (4.86%) Oracle ERP
1 16 (4.86%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (3.04%) Oracle Retail
3 7 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (1.22%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.61%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.61%) thinkFolio
6 2 (0.61%) SimCorp Dimension
6 2 (0.61%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.61%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.61%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.30%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.30%) Endur
7 1 (0.30%) Findur
7 1 (0.30%) Maximo
7 1 (0.30%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.30%) AquaLogic BPM
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 18 (5.47%) SaaS
2 12 (3.65%) Office 365
3 11 (3.34%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (2.74%) PaaS
5 7 (2.13%) IaaS
6 5 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.52%) Force.com
6 5 (1.52%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.30%) IBM Blueworks
7 1 (0.30%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.04%) Firewall
2 7 (2.13%) FTP
2 7 (2.13%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (1.82%) WAN
3 6 (1.82%) Wireless
4 4 (1.22%) SAN
4 4 (1.22%) Internet
5 3 (0.91%) DNS
5 3 (0.91%) MVNO
5 3 (0.91%) IP Telephony
5 3 (0.91%) Network Security
5 3 (0.91%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (0.61%) 3G
6 2 (0.61%) MPLS
6 2 (0.61%) LDAP
6 2 (0.61%) VoIP
6 2 (0.61%) VPN
7 1 (0.30%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.30%) LAN
7 1 (0.30%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (4.86%) Big Data
4 13 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (3.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (3.34%) Hadoop
6 10 (3.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (3.04%) DB2
7 9 (2.74%) MySQL
7 9 (2.74%) Apache Hive
7 9 (2.74%) Oracle Database
7 9 (2.74%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.13%) RDBMS
9 6 (1.82%) Data Mining
10 5 (1.52%) DTS
10 5 (1.52%) EDRMS
11 4 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.91%) Oracle BI EE
12 3 (0.91%) NoSQL
12 3 (0.91%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (2.13%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.52%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (1.52%) TeamCity
3 4 (1.22%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.22%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.22%) Subversion
4 2 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.30%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (0.30%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.30%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.30%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.30%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.30%) NetBeans
General
1 107 (32.52%) Finance
2 58 (17.63%) Banking
3 35 (10.64%) Retail
4 33 (10.03%) Marketing
5 29 (8.81%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.74%) Financial Institution
6 9 (2.74%) Investment Banking
7 8 (2.43%) Legal
7 8 (2.43%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.82%) Electronics
8 6 (1.82%) Retail Banking
9 5 (1.52%) Publishing
10 4 (1.22%) Front Office
10 4 (1.22%) Back Office
10 4 (1.22%) International Banking
11 3 (0.91%) Law
12 1 (0.30%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.30%) Automotive
12 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.30%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (19.76%) .NET
2 51 (15.50%) J2EE
3 38 (11.55%) XML
4 33 (10.03%) Web Services
5 21 (6.38%) HTML
6 17 (5.17%) CSS
7 15 (4.56%) Middleware
8 12 (3.65%) .NET Framework
8 12 (3.65%) HTML5
9 11 (3.34%) Apache Flex
9 11 (3.34%) SOAP
10 10 (3.04%) XSL
10 10 (3.04%) WebCenter
10 10 (3.04%) REST
11 9 (2.74%) WSDL
11 9 (2.74%) ASP.NET
12 8 (2.43%) XSD
12 8 (2.43%) Spring
13 7 (2.13%) XSLT
14 6 (1.82%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.51%) Enterprise Software
2 22 (6.69%) Data Centre
3 13 (3.95%) Management Information System
4 12 (3.65%) Social Network
5 10 (3.04%) Mainframe
6 9 (2.74%) SWIFT
7 8 (2.43%) Clustering
7 8 (2.43%) Computer Science
8 7 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (1.82%) Hybrid Cloud
9 6 (1.82%) Fixed Income
9 6 (1.82%) N-Tier
10 5 (1.52%) DTV
10 5 (1.52%) Mobile Banking
10 5 (1.52%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.22%) FlexPod
11 4 (1.22%) Enterprise Cloud
11 4 (1.22%) Replication
11 4 (1.22%) Equities
11 4 (1.22%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 23 (6.99%) Windows
2 13 (3.95%) Linux
3 7 (2.13%) UNIX
4 5 (1.52%) Android
5 4 (1.22%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.22%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (0.30%) SUSE
6 1 (0.30%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (25.84%) TOGAF
2 76 (23.10%) SOA
3 71 (21.58%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (19.15%) Enterprise Architecture
5 41 (12.46%) Project Management
6 36 (10.94%) SDLC
7 33 (10.03%) ERP
8 32 (9.73%) UML
8 32 (9.73%) Zachman Framework
9 31 (9.42%) E-Commerce
10 30 (9.12%) CRM
11 25 (7.60%) Analytics
12 24 (7.29%) OO
12 24 (7.29%) Business Intelligence
13 23 (6.99%) Stakeholder Management
14 21 (6.38%) Scrum
15 20 (6.08%) Mentoring
16 19 (5.78%) ETL
17 18 (5.47%) ITIL
18 17 (5.17%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 92 (27.96%) Java
2 39 (11.85%) SQL
3 33 (10.03%) C#
4 27 (8.21%) JavaScript
5 22 (6.69%) PHP
6 17 (5.17%) C
7 16 (4.86%) C++
8 7 (2.13%) Python
9 3 (0.91%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.91%) COBOL
10 2 (0.61%) Perl
10 2 (0.61%) VB
10 2 (0.61%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.61%) VBA
11 1 (0.30%) Ruby
11 1 (0.30%) Scala
11 1 (0.30%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.30%) BeanShell
11 1 (0.30%) R
Qualifications
1 31 (9.42%) Degree
2 13 (3.95%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (1.52%) CCNP
4 5 (1.52%) CCNA
5 4 (1.22%) CISSP
5 4 (1.22%) CISA
5 4 (1.22%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.91%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.91%) CCDP
7 2 (0.61%) PMP
7 2 (0.61%) CCVP
7 2 (0.61%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.61%) CGEIT
7 2 (0.61%) CRISC
8 1 (0.30%) CEH
8 1 (0.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.30%) ISSMP
8 1 (0.30%) JNCIE
8 1 (0.30%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.04%) Solvency II
2 9 (2.74%) QA
3 4 (1.22%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.22%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.61%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.30%) COBIT
5 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (4.26%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.43%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.30%) vSphere
3 1 (0.30%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (1.82%) Puppet
2 5 (1.52%) Tivoli
2 5 (1.52%) Windows Intune
3 2 (0.61%) Nagios
3 2 (0.61%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (0.61%) ZABBIX
3 2 (0.61%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.30%) SCCM
4 1 (0.30%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.30%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 93 (28.27%) Oracle
2 52 (15.81%) Microsoft
3 34 (10.33%) SAP
4 28 (8.51%) IBM
5 20 (6.08%) hybris
6 16 (4.86%) Adobe
7 14 (4.26%) Cisco
7 14 (4.26%) VMware
8 10 (3.04%) NetApp
8 10 (3.04%) TIBCO
8 10 (3.04%) ATG
9 9 (2.74%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (2.43%) Pega
11 7 (2.13%) Siebel
12 6 (1.82%) Citrix
13 5 (1.52%) Charles River
13 5 (1.52%) webMethods
13 5 (1.52%) SimCorp
14 4 (1.22%) Actimize
14 4 (1.22%) MuleSoft
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