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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 156 122 147
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 159 230 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.56% 2.19% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 2.36% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 132 200 166
Average salary £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,700 £60,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £85,250
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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
9533 9759 10355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.41% 92.98% 94.06%
Number of salaries quoted 8322 8339 9322
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.79%
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 27 January 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 27 January 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.

1 105 (29.41%) Finance
2 102 (28.57%) SOA
3 99 (27.73%) Oracle
4 92 (25.77%) Java
5 80 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
6 76 (21.29%) Enterprise Architecture
7 73 (20.45%) TOGAF
7 73 (20.45%) Banking
8 61 (17.09%) .NET
9 51 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 47 (13.17%) Retail
11 42 (11.76%) ERP
12 38 (10.64%) SQL Server
12 38 (10.64%) SAP
12 38 (10.64%) Technical Architecture
13 35 (9.80%) Project Management
14 33 (9.24%) CMS
14 33 (9.24%) Web Services
14 33 (9.24%) XML
15 32 (8.96%) SharePoint
15 32 (8.96%) UML
15 32 (8.96%) Middleware
16 31 (8.68%) Scrum
17 30 (8.40%) Zachman Framework
17 30 (8.40%) Data Integration
18 29 (8.12%) Oracle EBS
18 29 (8.12%) J2EE
19 25 (7.00%) Business Intelligence
19 25 (7.00%) Oracle Fusion
20 24 (6.72%) Open Source

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 33 (9.24%) CMS
2 32 (8.96%) SharePoint
3 22 (6.16%) WebSphere
4 16 (4.48%) SharePoint 2010
5 12 (3.36%) CICS
6 11 (3.08%) Apache
7 9 (2.52%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (2.24%) FileNet
8 8 (2.24%) NetWeaver
9 7 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (1.96%) Documentum
10 6 (1.68%) MQSeries
11 5 (1.40%) WebLogic
11 5 (1.40%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (1.12%) Apache Solr
12 4 (1.12%) Drupal
12 4 (1.12%) NServiceBus
13 3 (0.84%) Apache Pig
13 3 (0.84%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.84%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 10 (2.80%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.56%) SPSS
3 1 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 29 (8.12%) Oracle EBS
2 21 (5.88%) Oracle ERP
2 21 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (1.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.84%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.56%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.56%) Documaker
5 2 (0.56%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.56%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.56%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.56%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.28%) RMDS
6 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.28%) SAP FI-GL
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.28%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (3.92%) SaaS
3 8 (2.24%) Office 365
4 7 (1.96%) Force.com
5 6 (1.68%) IaaS
6 5 (1.40%) PaaS
7 4 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
9 1 (0.28%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.48%) Internet
2 12 (3.36%) LAN
3 11 (3.08%) WAN
3 11 (3.08%) SAN
4 9 (2.52%) Firewall
5 8 (2.24%) Wireless
6 7 (1.96%) WLAN
7 6 (1.68%) FTP
7 6 (1.68%) MPLS
8 5 (1.40%) TCP/IP
8 5 (1.40%) VPN
9 4 (1.12%) DNS
9 4 (1.12%) IPv4
9 4 (1.12%) Intranet
9 4 (1.12%) ATM
9 4 (1.12%) OSPF
9 4 (1.12%) BGP
9 4 (1.12%) EIGRP
9 4 (1.12%) IP Telephony
9 4 (1.12%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (10.64%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.20%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (3.36%) RDBMS
3 12 (3.36%) Relational Database
4 10 (2.80%) MySQL
4 10 (2.80%) Oracle BI EE
5 8 (2.24%) DB2
5 8 (2.24%) IBM InfoSphere
5 8 (2.24%) Oracle ODI
6 6 (1.68%) Oracle Database
6 6 (1.68%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (1.68%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.40%) SAP BW
7 5 (1.40%) Big Data
8 4 (1.12%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 3 (0.84%) SAP HANA
9 3 (0.84%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.56%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.56%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.28%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.28%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.28%) Rational Rose
General
1 105 (29.41%) Finance
2 73 (20.45%) Banking
3 47 (13.17%) Retail
4 18 (5.04%) Marketing
5 12 (3.36%) Investment Banking
5 12 (3.36%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.80%) Legal
7 7 (1.96%) Retail Banking
7 7 (1.96%) Back Office
8 6 (1.68%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.40%) Front Office
10 4 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (1.12%) Advertising
11 3 (0.84%) Electronics
12 2 (0.56%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.56%) Automotive
12 2 (0.56%) Law
12 2 (0.56%) International Banking
13 1 (0.28%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (17.09%) .NET
2 33 (9.24%) Web Services
2 33 (9.24%) XML
3 32 (8.96%) Middleware
4 29 (8.12%) J2EE
5 25 (7.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 23 (6.44%) ASP.NET
7 22 (6.16%) Spring
8 21 (5.88%) HTML
9 17 (4.76%) CSS
10 16 (4.48%) Hibernate
11 10 (2.80%) XHTML
12 9 (2.52%) Silverlight
12 9 (2.52%) jQuery
13 8 (2.24%) SAP PI
13 8 (2.24%) REST
13 8 (2.24%) WSDL
13 8 (2.24%) SOAP
13 8 (2.24%) .NET Framework
14 7 (1.96%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.40%) Data Integration
2 24 (6.72%) Open Source
3 20 (5.60%) N-Tier
4 12 (3.36%) Mainframe
5 11 (3.08%) Online Banking
5 11 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (2.80%) iPhone
7 9 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (2.24%) Mobile App
8 8 (2.24%) FMCG
9 7 (1.96%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.68%) Computer Science
10 6 (1.68%) SWIFT
10 6 (1.68%) User Experience
11 5 (1.40%) PKI
12 3 (0.84%) Life Science
12 3 (0.84%) Derivative
12 3 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 2 (0.56%) Biometrics
13 2 (0.56%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 19 (5.32%) Windows
2 18 (5.04%) Linux
3 16 (4.48%) Android
4 8 (2.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (1.96%) Windows 7
5 7 (1.96%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.40%) UNIX
7 2 (0.56%) Solaris
8 1 (0.28%) AIX
8 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.28%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (28.57%) SOA
2 80 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (21.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 73 (20.45%) TOGAF
5 42 (11.76%) ERP
6 38 (10.64%) Technical Architecture
7 35 (9.80%) Project Management
8 32 (8.96%) UML
9 31 (8.68%) Scrum
10 30 (8.40%) Zachman Framework
11 25 (7.00%) Business Intelligence
12 21 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (5.60%) ETL
14 19 (5.32%) Data Modelling
14 19 (5.32%) CRM
14 19 (5.32%) Analytics
15 15 (4.20%) MVC
16 14 (3.92%) Web Development
16 14 (3.92%) Mentoring
17 13 (3.64%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 92 (25.77%) Java
2 24 (6.72%) JavaScript
3 23 (6.44%) SQL
4 17 (4.76%) C#
5 10 (2.80%) PHP
6 9 (2.52%) C++
7 6 (1.68%) Python
8 5 (1.40%) C
9 4 (1.12%) Apex Code
10 3 (0.84%) Ruby
10 3 (0.84%) COBOL
11 2 (0.56%) Assembly Language
11 2 (0.56%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.28%) Scala
12 1 (0.28%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 1 (0.28%) BeanShell
12 1 (0.28%) Groovy
12 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.28%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.28%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (6.44%) Degree
2 12 (3.36%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (1.96%) CCIE
4 5 (1.40%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.12%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.84%) MCITP
6 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.84%) CCNA
7 2 (0.56%) CCDP
7 2 (0.56%) MCSE
7 2 (0.56%) CCNP
7 2 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.28%) PMP
8 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.28%) CISA
8 1 (0.28%) CISM
8 1 (0.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.28%) ISEB
8 1 (0.28%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.28%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.76%) QA
2 6 (1.68%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.12%) HIPAA
3 4 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.12%) Basel II
4 2 (0.56%) ISO 8583
4 2 (0.56%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.24%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.40%) vSphere
4 4 (1.12%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.56%) Xen
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.28%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.28%) vCloud
6 1 (0.28%) KVM
6 1 (0.28%) SRDF
6 1 (0.28%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.56%) Tivoli
1 2 (0.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (0.56%) SCOM
2 1 (0.28%) OpenSSO
2 1 (0.28%) Puppet
2 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.28%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.28%) SCCM
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 99 (27.73%) Oracle
2 51 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 38 (10.64%) SAP
4 24 (6.72%) IBM
5 19 (5.32%) TIBCO
6 18 (5.04%) Cisco
7 17 (4.76%) VMware
7 17 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
8 15 (4.20%) Citrix
9 11 (3.08%) NetApp
10 10 (2.80%) Siebel
11 8 (2.24%) HP
12 7 (1.96%) Business Objects
12 7 (1.96%) Hyperion
12 7 (1.96%) LANDesk
12 7 (1.96%) Pega
13 6 (1.68%) MicroStrategy
13 6 (1.68%) EMC
13 6 (1.68%) Adobe
13 6 (1.68%) Juniper
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Salt
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £75000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £71000 - £110000 per annum + BONUS
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Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
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Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits package
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Deerfoot IT
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Banking Bonus + benefits
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Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000.00 per annum
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Robert Half
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
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Streamline Connections
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
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Real Staffing
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + healthcare
Posted: 11 days ago
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Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £500.00 - £700.00 per day
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Mason Frank
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Pension + Bonus
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Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + healthcare
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
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