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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 134 122 146
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 197 268 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.81% 2.26% 1.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 2.43% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 169 235 191
Average salary £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
10205 11027 11046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.59% 93.06% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8935 9469 10030
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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.

1 108 (28.42%) Oracle
2 107 (28.16%) Finance
3 106 (27.89%) SOA
4 90 (23.68%) Java
5 78 (20.53%) Agile Software Development
6 75 (19.74%) Enterprise Architecture
6 75 (19.74%) Banking
7 72 (18.95%) TOGAF
8 62 (16.32%) Microsoft
9 60 (15.79%) .NET
10 54 (14.21%) Retail
11 50 (13.16%) ERP
11 50 (13.16%) Technical Architecture
12 41 (10.79%) SAP
13 40 (10.53%) Web Services
13 40 (10.53%) Middleware
14 36 (9.47%) SQL Server
15 34 (8.95%) Oracle EBS
16 33 (8.68%) Data Integration
16 33 (8.68%) SharePoint
16 33 (8.68%) Scrum
17 31 (8.16%) Project Management
17 31 (8.16%) CMS
18 30 (7.89%) UML
18 30 (7.89%) Zachman Framework
19 29 (7.63%) Linux
20 27 (7.11%) Windows
20 27 (7.11%) Spring
20 27 (7.11%) XML
20 27 (7.11%) Oracle Fusion

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 33 (8.68%) SharePoint
2 31 (8.16%) CMS
3 23 (6.05%) WebSphere
4 18 (4.74%) SharePoint 2010
5 17 (4.47%) Apache
6 11 (2.89%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (2.11%) CICS
8 7 (1.84%) NetWeaver
8 7 (1.84%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (1.84%) Apache Solr
9 6 (1.58%) WebLogic
9 6 (1.58%) IIS
10 5 (1.32%) MS Exchange
11 4 (1.05%) WebLogic Portal
11 4 (1.05%) Drupal
11 4 (1.05%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (1.05%) NServiceBus
12 3 (0.79%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.53%) Documentum
13 2 (0.53%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (3.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.53%) SPSS
3 1 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 34 (8.95%) Oracle EBS
2 27 (7.11%) Oracle ERP
3 18 (4.74%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.79%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.53%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.53%) Documaker
6 2 (0.53%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.53%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.53%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.53%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.26%) RMDS
7 1 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.26%) SAP FI-GL
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.26%) AquaLogic BPM
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 23 (6.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.16%) SaaS
3 9 (2.37%) Office 365
3 9 (2.37%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.84%) Force.com
5 6 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.32%) IaaS
7 4 (1.05%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.53%) LAN
2 17 (4.47%) SAN
3 16 (4.21%) Internet
4 12 (3.16%) Firewall
5 10 (2.63%) TCP/IP
5 10 (2.63%) WAN
6 9 (2.37%) WLAN
6 9 (2.37%) Wireless
7 7 (1.84%) VPN
8 6 (1.58%) Intranet
8 6 (1.58%) Extranet
8 6 (1.58%) MPLS
8 6 (1.58%) OSPF
8 6 (1.58%) BGP
8 6 (1.58%) EIGRP
8 6 (1.58%) ATM
8 6 (1.58%) IP Telephony
8 6 (1.58%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (1.58%) VLAN
8 6 (1.58%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (9.47%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.21%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (3.95%) Relational Database
4 12 (3.16%) MySQL
5 11 (2.89%) RDBMS
6 10 (2.63%) Oracle BI EE
7 9 (2.37%) DB2
8 8 (2.11%) Oracle ODI
9 7 (1.84%) IBM InfoSphere
10 6 (1.58%) Oracle Database
10 6 (1.58%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (1.58%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (1.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (1.32%) SAP BW
12 4 (1.05%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 4 (1.05%) Big Data
13 3 (0.79%) SAP HANA
13 3 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.53%) QlikView
14 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.53%) Rational Rose
2 2 (0.53%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.26%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.26%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (0.26%) Jenkins
General
1 107 (28.16%) Finance
2 75 (19.74%) Banking
3 54 (14.21%) Retail
4 15 (3.95%) Marketing
5 13 (3.42%) Legal
6 11 (2.89%) Investment Banking
7 9 (2.37%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.84%) Retail Banking
9 6 (1.58%) Law
9 6 (1.58%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.32%) Front Office
10 5 (1.32%) Back Office
11 4 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.53%) Electronics
12 2 (0.53%) Advertising
12 2 (0.53%) Publishing
12 2 (0.53%) Automotive
13 1 (0.26%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.26%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (15.79%) .NET
2 40 (10.53%) Web Services
2 40 (10.53%) Middleware
3 27 (7.11%) XML
3 27 (7.11%) Spring
3 27 (7.11%) Oracle Fusion
4 25 (6.58%) J2EE
5 21 (5.53%) ASP.NET
5 21 (5.53%) HTML
6 18 (4.74%) Hibernate
7 15 (3.95%) CSS
8 11 (2.89%) jQuery
9 10 (2.63%) SOAP
9 10 (2.63%) XHTML
10 9 (2.37%) Silverlight
11 7 (1.84%) Application Packaging
11 7 (1.84%) SAP PI
11 7 (1.84%) Apache CXF
11 7 (1.84%) REST
12 6 (1.58%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.68%) Data Integration
2 25 (6.58%) Open Source
3 21 (5.53%) N-Tier
4 15 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (2.63%) Online Banking
6 9 (2.37%) iPhone
6 9 (2.37%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (2.11%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.11%) Mainframe
8 7 (1.84%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.84%) FMCG
9 6 (1.58%) User Experience
10 5 (1.32%) Enterprise Storage
10 5 (1.32%) SWIFT
11 4 (1.05%) PKI
11 4 (1.05%) Life Science
11 4 (1.05%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.53%) DTV
12 2 (0.53%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 29 (7.63%) Linux
2 27 (7.11%) Windows
3 17 (4.47%) Android
4 11 (2.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (2.37%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (1.84%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.58%) UNIX
7 6 (1.58%) Solaris
8 3 (0.79%) AIX
8 3 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (27.89%) SOA
2 78 (20.53%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (19.74%) Enterprise Architecture
4 72 (18.95%) TOGAF
5 50 (13.16%) Technical Architecture
5 50 (13.16%) ERP
6 33 (8.68%) Scrum
7 31 (8.16%) Project Management
8 30 (7.89%) UML
8 30 (7.89%) Zachman Framework
9 25 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (5.53%) CRM
11 18 (4.74%) E-Commerce
11 18 (4.74%) ITIL
11 18 (4.74%) Stakeholder Management
11 18 (4.74%) Analytics
12 17 (4.47%) Mentoring
13 16 (4.21%) Information Security
14 15 (3.95%) Migration
14 15 (3.95%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 90 (23.68%) Java
2 23 (6.05%) JavaScript
3 19 (5.00%) C#
3 19 (5.00%) SQL
4 9 (2.37%) Python
5 8 (2.11%) PHP
6 5 (1.32%) Apex Code
6 5 (1.32%) C++
7 3 (0.79%) COBOL
7 3 (0.79%) C
7 3 (0.79%) Scala
8 2 (0.53%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.53%) Ruby
8 2 (0.53%) Erlang
8 2 (0.53%) Perl
8 2 (0.53%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.26%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.26%) Groovy
9 1 (0.26%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.26%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 26 (6.84%) Degree
2 13 (3.42%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (2.37%) CCIE
4 6 (1.58%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.32%) MCITP
6 4 (1.05%) CCNA
6 4 (1.05%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.05%) MCSE
7 3 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (0.79%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (0.79%) VCAP
7 3 (0.79%) CCEE
7 3 (0.79%) CCIA
8 2 (0.53%) CCDP
9 1 (0.26%) ISEB
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.26%) SAP Certification
9 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.26%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.79%) QA
2 5 (1.32%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.05%) HIPAA
3 4 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.05%) Basel II
4 3 (0.79%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.53%) SLA
5 2 (0.53%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 19 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (2.63%) Hyper-V
3 7 (1.84%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.05%) vSphere
5 3 (0.79%) XenApp
5 3 (0.79%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.53%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.53%) Xen
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.26%) SRDF
7 1 (0.26%) vCloud
7 1 (0.26%) KVM
7 1 (0.26%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (0.53%) SCOM
2 1 (0.26%) OpenSSO
2 1 (0.26%) Puppet
2 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.26%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.26%) SCCM
2 1 (0.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.26%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 108 (28.42%) Oracle
2 62 (16.32%) Microsoft
3 41 (10.79%) SAP
4 26 (6.84%) IBM
5 21 (5.53%) VMware
6 20 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
6 20 (5.26%) Cisco
6 20 (5.26%) Citrix
7 15 (3.95%) TIBCO
8 14 (3.68%) NetApp
9 12 (3.16%) HP
10 11 (2.89%) Siebel
11 7 (1.84%) Business Objects
11 7 (1.84%) Juniper
11 7 (1.84%) Hyperion
11 7 (1.84%) LANDesk
12 6 (1.58%) Brocade
12 6 (1.58%) Nokia
12 6 (1.58%) MicroStrategy
12 6 (1.58%) Adobe
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Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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Salary: 70,000 - 90,000 + Car + Bonus
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Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits
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Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £87000 per annum + Benefits
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Spring Technology
Salary: £75000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Excellent Bonus &Bens
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Salary: £75000 - £110000 per annum + 10% bonus and bens
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus & car allowance
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Salary: £50000 - £59000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: 78000 - 95000 package
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Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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