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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 168 158 158
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 148 218 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.43% 1.74% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 1.88% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 110 186 148
Average salary £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £85,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £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
9598 11591 10962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.48% 92.52% 93.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8174 9789 9529
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 87 (28.90%) Finance
2 78 (25.91%) Oracle
3 67 (22.26%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (21.93%) TOGAF
4 66 (21.93%) Java
5 60 (19.93%) Banking
6 59 (19.60%) Enterprise Architecture
7 54 (17.94%) .NET
8 47 (15.61%) SOA
9 46 (15.28%) Microsoft
10 42 (13.95%) ERP
11 41 (13.62%) SQL Server
12 39 (12.96%) Project Management
13 36 (11.96%) J2EE
13 36 (11.96%) SQL
14 35 (11.63%) Web Services
15 33 (10.96%) SAP
16 32 (10.63%) XML
17 31 (10.30%) Retail
18 28 (9.30%) SharePoint
18 28 (9.30%) UML
19 25 (8.31%) Marketing
20 24 (7.97%) CRM
21 23 (7.64%) MS Excel
21 23 (7.64%) IBM
22 21 (6.98%) Telecoms
22 21 (6.98%) Oracle EBS
22 21 (6.98%) Oracle ERP
22 21 (6.98%) Scrum
22 21 (6.98%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 28 (9.30%) SharePoint
2 14 (4.65%) CICS
3 13 (4.32%) CMS
3 13 (4.32%) WebSphere
4 12 (3.99%) FileNet
5 10 (3.32%) MQSeries
6 9 (2.99%) Documentum
6 9 (2.99%) Apache Pig
7 8 (2.66%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (2.33%) Drupal
9 6 (1.99%) SharePoint Server
9 6 (1.99%) IIS
10 5 (1.66%) WebLogic
10 5 (1.66%) Apache
10 5 (1.66%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (1.33%) Apache Solr
11 4 (1.33%) NetWeaver
11 4 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.66%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 23 (7.64%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.66%) MS Office
3 2 (0.66%) PowerPivot
3 2 (0.66%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.33%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 21 (6.98%) Oracle EBS
1 21 (6.98%) Oracle ERP
1 21 (6.98%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (3.32%) Oracle Retail
3 4 (1.33%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.33%) SAP ERP
4 3 (1.00%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (1.00%) SAP FI
4 3 (1.00%) SAP CO
4 3 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.66%) SimCorp Dimension
5 2 (0.66%) Endur
5 2 (0.66%) Findur
5 2 (0.66%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.33%) SAP FI-GL
6 1 (0.33%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.33%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (5.65%) SaaS
3 16 (5.32%) Office 365
4 10 (3.32%) PaaS
5 9 (2.99%) IaaS
5 9 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (1.99%) Force.com
7 5 (1.66%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.33%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (0.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.32%) Internet
2 10 (3.32%) Firewall
3 8 (2.66%) FTP
4 7 (2.33%) SAN
4 7 (2.33%) WAN
5 5 (1.66%) Wireless
5 5 (1.66%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (1.33%) MVNO
6 4 (1.33%) Network Security
6 4 (1.33%) OpenLDAP
6 4 (1.33%) DNS
7 2 (0.66%) LDAP
7 2 (0.66%) LAN
7 2 (0.66%) VoIP
7 2 (0.66%) 3G
7 2 (0.66%) MPLS
8 1 (0.33%) SS7
8 1 (0.33%) 2G
8 1 (0.33%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.33%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (13.62%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.65%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (4.65%) Big Data
4 12 (3.99%) DB2
5 9 (2.99%) MySQL
5 9 (2.99%) Hadoop
5 9 (2.99%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (2.66%) Apache Hive
7 7 (2.33%) RDBMS
8 6 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (1.99%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.33%) IBM InfoSphere
9 4 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.33%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (1.33%) Data Mining
10 3 (1.00%) SAP BW
10 3 (1.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (1.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (1.00%) Subversion
1 3 (1.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.33%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.33%) Jenkins
General
1 87 (28.90%) Finance
2 60 (19.93%) Banking
3 31 (10.30%) Retail
4 25 (8.31%) Marketing
5 21 (6.98%) Telecoms
6 10 (3.32%) Investment Banking
6 10 (3.32%) Retail Banking
7 9 (2.99%) Legal
8 8 (2.66%) Back Office
9 6 (1.99%) Front Office
10 4 (1.33%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.33%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.33%) Publishing
10 4 (1.33%) International Banking
11 3 (1.00%) Advertising
11 3 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (1.00%) Electronics
12 1 (0.33%) Billing
12 1 (0.33%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.33%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (17.94%) .NET
2 36 (11.96%) J2EE
3 35 (11.63%) Web Services
4 32 (10.63%) XML
5 19 (6.31%) Middleware
6 13 (4.32%) HTML
6 13 (4.32%) SOAP
6 13 (4.32%) .NET Framework
7 12 (3.99%) REST
8 11 (3.65%) ASP.NET
8 11 (3.65%) CSS
9 9 (2.99%) WSDL
9 9 (2.99%) Spring
10 8 (2.66%) XSD
10 8 (2.66%) jQuery
11 7 (2.33%) FIX Protocol
12 6 (1.99%) FpML
12 6 (1.99%) Mason
12 6 (1.99%) Oracle Fusion
12 6 (1.99%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.32%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (4.32%) Mainframe
3 12 (3.99%) SWIFT
4 11 (3.65%) Online Banking
5 9 (2.99%) Open Source
5 9 (2.99%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.99%) Clustering
6 8 (2.66%) N-Tier
7 6 (1.99%) FMCG
7 6 (1.99%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.99%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.99%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (1.66%) Mobile Banking
8 5 (1.66%) Derivative
8 5 (1.66%) Replication
8 5 (1.66%) Fixed Income
9 4 (1.33%) PKI
9 4 (1.33%) Social Network
9 4 (1.33%) Kindle
9 4 (1.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (4.98%) Windows
2 13 (4.32%) Linux
3 8 (2.66%) Android
4 5 (1.66%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.33%) UNIX
6 1 (0.33%) AIX
6 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (22.26%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (21.93%) TOGAF
3 59 (19.60%) Enterprise Architecture
4 47 (15.61%) SOA
5 42 (13.95%) ERP
6 39 (12.96%) Project Management
7 28 (9.30%) UML
8 24 (7.97%) CRM
9 21 (6.98%) Scrum
10 20 (6.64%) Stakeholder Management
11 19 (6.31%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (5.98%) ETL
13 17 (5.65%) Content Management
13 17 (5.65%) Zachman Framework
14 16 (5.32%) Analytics
15 15 (4.98%) Waterfall
15 15 (4.98%) E-Commerce
15 15 (4.98%) Mentoring
16 14 (4.65%) Change Management
16 14 (4.65%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 66 (21.93%) Java
2 36 (11.96%) SQL
3 20 (6.64%) C#
4 17 (5.65%) JavaScript
5 14 (4.65%) PHP
6 13 (4.32%) C++
7 9 (2.99%) C
8 4 (1.33%) COBOL
8 4 (1.33%) Python
9 3 (1.00%) Apex Code
10 2 (0.66%) VB
11 1 (0.33%) Perl
11 1 (0.33%) BeanShell
11 1 (0.33%) R
11 1 (0.33%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.33%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.33%) Ruby
11 1 (0.33%) Groovy
11 1 (0.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 21 (6.98%) Degree
2 8 (2.66%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (2.33%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.66%) CCNP
5 3 (1.00%) CCNA
5 3 (1.00%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.00%) CISA
5 3 (1.00%) CISSP
5 3 (1.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.66%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.66%) PMP
6 2 (0.66%) CGEIT
6 2 (0.66%) CRISC
6 2 (0.66%) CCIE
6 2 (0.66%) ISEB
7 1 (0.33%) CCDP
7 1 (0.33%) CISM
7 1 (0.33%) CEH
7 1 (0.33%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.99%) QA
2 6 (1.99%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.33%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.00%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.66%) Basel II
5 2 (0.66%) ISO 8583
5 2 (0.66%) SLA
5 2 (0.66%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 16 (5.32%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.99%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (1.66%) Tivoli
1 5 (1.66%) Windows Intune
2 2 (0.66%) SCCM
2 2 (0.66%) SCOM
3 1 (0.33%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 78 (25.91%) Oracle
2 46 (15.28%) Microsoft
3 33 (10.96%) SAP
4 23 (7.64%) IBM
5 13 (4.32%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (3.99%) TIBCO
7 11 (3.65%) Cisco
8 10 (3.32%) VMware
9 9 (2.99%) Pega
9 9 (2.99%) Citrix
9 9 (2.99%) NetApp
10 7 (2.33%) EMC
10 7 (2.33%) Adobe
10 7 (2.33%) hybris
11 5 (1.66%) SimCorp
11 5 (1.66%) Charles River
12 4 (1.33%) Kofax
12 4 (1.33%) MicroStrategy
12 4 (1.33%) Siebel
12 4 (1.33%) Business Objects
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