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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 168 152 170
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 168 188 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.41% 1.59% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 1.71% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 136 173 148
Average salary £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £88,250
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
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
10998 11016 12086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.61% 93.13% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9251 9758 11049
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
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 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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.

1 136 (33.58%) Oracle
2 89 (21.98%) SOA
3 79 (19.51%) Finance
4 73 (18.02%) Microsoft
5 67 (16.54%) Java
6 63 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
7 60 (14.81%) Technical Architecture
8 59 (14.57%) TOGAF
9 56 (13.83%) ERP
10 52 (12.84%) Middleware
11 51 (12.59%) CRM
12 46 (11.36%) Oracle EBS
13 45 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
14 44 (10.86%) Linux
15 42 (10.37%) Oracle Fusion
16 40 (9.88%) SAP
16 40 (9.88%) Retail
17 37 (9.14%) Web Services
18 36 (8.89%) .NET
18 36 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
19 35 (8.64%) Banking
20 34 (8.40%) SQL Server
21 33 (8.15%) SQL
22 31 (7.65%) Windows
22 31 (7.65%) IBM
23 29 (7.16%) XML
24 27 (6.67%) Oracle EBS R12
24 27 (6.67%) VMware
24 27 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
25 26 (6.42%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 24 (5.93%) WebSphere
2 21 (5.19%) SharePoint
3 16 (3.95%) Apache
4 10 (2.47%) WebLogic
5 9 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
5 9 (2.22%) WebLogic Portal
5 9 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 8 (1.98%) AquaLogic Service Bus
6 8 (1.98%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (1.98%) WebLogic Integration
6 8 (1.98%) CMS
6 8 (1.98%) WebSphere Process Server
6 8 (1.98%) AquaLogic
7 7 (1.73%) Apache Solr
8 6 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (1.48%) MS Exchange
9 5 (1.23%) IIS
9 5 (1.23%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.99%) SAS
Applications
1 26 (6.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 46 (11.36%) Oracle EBS
2 27 (6.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 23 (5.68%) Oracle ERP
4 10 (2.47%) Oracle SCM
5 9 (2.22%) Oracle BPM
5 9 (2.22%) Oracle Retail
6 8 (1.98%) AquaLogic BPM
7 5 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (1.23%) Oracle Payables
8 4 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.74%) Fredhopper
10 2 (0.49%) Documaker
10 2 (0.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 2 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.49%) SAP CRM
11 1 (0.25%) Maximo
11 1 (0.25%) FLEXCUBE
11 1 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
11 1 (0.25%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.43%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (4.44%) SaaS
3 17 (4.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.73%) IaaS
4 7 (1.73%) PaaS
5 6 (1.48%) Office 365
6 3 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.49%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.21%) LAN
1 13 (3.21%) Firewall
2 10 (2.47%) SAN
3 7 (1.73%) Internet
3 7 (1.73%) HTTP
3 7 (1.73%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.48%) WAN
5 5 (1.23%) DNS
5 5 (1.23%) NetScaler
6 4 (0.99%) VLAN
6 4 (0.99%) Ethernet
7 3 (0.74%) VoIP
7 3 (0.74%) WLAN
7 3 (0.74%) IPv4
7 3 (0.74%) VPN
7 3 (0.74%) Extranet
7 3 (0.74%) MPLS
7 3 (0.74%) OSPF
7 3 (0.74%) BGP
7 3 (0.74%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (8.40%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.94%) Oracle Database
2 20 (4.94%) Relational Database
3 15 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (3.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 13 (3.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (2.96%) Oracle BI EE
6 10 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (2.47%) Big Data
7 9 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (2.22%) RDBMS
8 8 (1.98%) Oracle ODI
9 7 (1.73%) MySQL
10 6 (1.48%) NoSQL
11 5 (1.23%) Data Mining
11 5 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (0.99%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (0.74%) BODI
13 3 (0.74%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (1.73%) Jenkins
2 4 (0.99%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.74%) Rational Rose
3 3 (0.74%) Subversion
4 2 (0.49%) Maven
4 2 (0.49%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (0.49%) MSI
5 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.25%) TeamCity
General
1 79 (19.51%) Finance
2 40 (9.88%) Retail
3 35 (8.64%) Banking
4 17 (4.20%) Legal
5 16 (3.95%) Telecoms
5 16 (3.95%) Marketing
6 15 (3.70%) Manufacturing
7 13 (3.21%) Advertising
8 9 (2.22%) Publishing
9 8 (1.98%) Law
10 4 (0.99%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.99%) Electronics
11 3 (0.74%) Back Office
11 3 (0.74%) Local Government
12 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.49%) Front Office
13 1 (0.25%) Games
13 1 (0.25%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.25%) Billing
13 1 (0.25%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (12.84%) Middleware
2 42 (10.37%) Oracle Fusion
3 37 (9.14%) Web Services
4 36 (8.89%) .NET
5 29 (7.16%) XML
6 18 (4.44%) Spring
7 15 (3.70%) HTML
8 12 (2.96%) Java EE
9 10 (2.47%) jQuery
10 9 (2.22%) CSS
10 9 (2.22%) SOAP
11 8 (1.98%) ASP.NET
12 7 (1.73%) XSLT
12 7 (1.73%) MDX
12 7 (1.73%) Java SE
12 7 (1.73%) HTML5
12 7 (1.73%) REST
12 7 (1.73%) Apache CXF
12 7 (1.73%) RESTful
12 7 (1.73%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 36 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (3.46%) Open Source
3 12 (2.96%) Data Integration
4 11 (2.72%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.22%) Computer Science
6 8 (1.98%) Digital Media
7 7 (1.73%) N-Tier
8 6 (1.48%) Enterprise Storage
9 5 (1.23%) Mainframe
9 5 (1.23%) Clustering
10 4 (0.99%) DTV
10 4 (0.99%) iPhone
10 4 (0.99%) Frameworx
11 2 (0.49%) Replication
11 2 (0.49%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.49%) iSeries
11 2 (0.49%) Web 2.0
11 2 (0.49%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.49%) Life Science
12 1 (0.25%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 44 (10.86%) Linux
2 31 (7.65%) Windows
3 20 (4.94%) Android
4 13 (3.21%) Apple iOS
5 11 (2.72%) Solaris
6 7 (1.73%) UNIX
6 7 (1.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.74%) AIX
10 2 (0.49%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (21.98%) SOA
2 63 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
3 60 (14.81%) Technical Architecture
4 59 (14.57%) TOGAF
5 56 (13.83%) ERP
6 51 (12.59%) CRM
7 45 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
8 27 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 26 (6.42%) E-Commerce
10 25 (6.17%) UML
10 25 (6.17%) Scrum
11 24 (5.93%) Migration
11 24 (5.93%) Project Management
12 23 (5.68%) Agile Software Development
13 22 (5.43%) Analytics
14 21 (5.19%) Business Development
14 21 (5.19%) Software Engineering
14 21 (5.19%) ETL
15 20 (4.94%) Data Modelling
15 20 (4.94%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 67 (16.54%) Java
2 33 (8.15%) SQL
3 19 (4.69%) C#
4 14 (3.46%) JavaScript
5 12 (2.96%) Python
6 9 (2.22%) Scala
7 5 (1.23%) Objective-C
7 5 (1.23%) Perl
7 5 (1.23%) Erlang
8 3 (0.74%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
9 2 (0.49%) PHP
9 2 (0.49%) C
10 1 (0.25%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.25%) Ruby
10 1 (0.25%) Ada
10 1 (0.25%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.25%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.25%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 1 (0.25%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (4.44%) Degree
2 16 (3.95%) Security Cleared
3 14 (3.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (2.96%) MCITP
5 9 (2.22%) DV Cleared
6 7 (1.73%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (1.48%) MCSE
7 6 (1.48%) SC Cleared
8 5 (1.23%) VCAP
9 4 (0.99%) CCNA
9 4 (0.99%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (0.99%) CCEE
9 4 (0.99%) CCIA
10 3 (0.74%) CCIE
11 1 (0.25%) VTSP
11 1 (0.25%) VCDX
11 1 (0.25%) NCDA
11 1 (0.25%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.95%) QA
2 15 (3.70%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.74%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.74%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.49%) SLA
4 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.25%) Basel III
System Software
1 26 (6.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (2.72%) vCloud
3 8 (1.98%) Xen
4 7 (1.73%) Active Directory
4 7 (1.73%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.23%) XenApp
6 4 (0.99%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.49%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.25%) XenServer
9 1 (0.25%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (0.74%) SCCM
1 3 (0.74%) OpenSSO
2 2 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.25%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.25%) SCOM
3 1 (0.25%) Puppet
3 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.25%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (0.25%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 136 (33.58%) Oracle
2 73 (18.02%) Microsoft
3 40 (9.88%) SAP
4 31 (7.65%) IBM
5 27 (6.67%) VMware
6 22 (5.43%) Citrix
7 20 (4.94%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (2.22%) ATG
8 9 (2.22%) hybris
9 8 (1.98%) Cisco
10 7 (1.73%) HP
11 6 (1.48%) Siebel
11 6 (1.48%) Informatica
11 6 (1.48%) NetApp
11 6 (1.48%) Demandware
12 5 (1.23%) Endeca
12 5 (1.23%) Apple
12 5 (1.23%) Cognos
13 4 (0.99%) JBoss
13 4 (0.99%) Red Hat
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Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum OTE, Bi Annual bonus, Travel Costs, Health Ins
Posted: Yesterday
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Car + Pension + Bonus + Health
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Royal Mail - AMS
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Easyjet
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £100000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hudson - London
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + excellent benefits & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + 10k Cash allowance + exellent bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £53000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
easyJet
Salary: Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
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Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago