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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 147 177 137
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 121 151 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.81% 1.45% 2.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.91% 1.52% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 100 126 180
Average salary £77,500 £77,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.64% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,675 £61,500 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £90,000 £87,550
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £63,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.36%
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
6345 9909 9973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.06% 95.41% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5708 8596 8486
Average salary £57,500 £54,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016, 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.

1 118 (50.21%) Finance
2 86 (36.60%) SOA
3 84 (35.74%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (28.94%) Java
5 58 (24.68%) Oracle
6 52 (22.13%) Banking
7 47 (20.00%) Migration
8 46 (19.57%) SDLC
9 45 (19.15%) CRM
10 41 (17.45%) SAP
11 40 (17.02%) Project Management
12 38 (16.17%) TOGAF
13 37 (15.74%) Data Management
14 35 (14.89%) .NET
14 35 (14.89%) Siebel
15 32 (13.62%) Salesforce.com
16 31 (13.19%) Presales
16 31 (13.19%) Waterfall
17 30 (12.77%) Marketing
18 29 (12.34%) Stakeholder Management
18 29 (12.34%) Risk Management
18 29 (12.34%) Telecoms
19 27 (11.49%) Degree
19 27 (11.49%) GAP Analysis
19 27 (11.49%) XML
19 27 (11.49%) Change Control
19 27 (11.49%) Hybrid Cloud
20 26 (11.06%) Force.com
21 25 (10.64%) Middleware
21 25 (10.64%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 16 (6.81%) CICS
2 15 (6.38%) Tomcat
3 11 (4.68%) CMS
4 10 (4.26%) JBoss
5 7 (2.98%) Apache
5 7 (2.98%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (2.98%) IIS
6 6 (2.55%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.55%) WebSphere
7 5 (2.13%) Apache Pig
7 5 (2.13%) GlassFish
7 5 (2.13%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.28%) Drupal
8 3 (1.28%) MTS
9 2 (0.85%) AquaLogic
9 2 (0.85%) SugarCRM
9 2 (0.85%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.85%) WebLogic Integration
9 2 (0.85%) WebLogic Portal
9 2 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (4.68%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (5.11%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (2.55%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (2.13%) SAP ERP
4 4 (1.70%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (1.28%) Maximo
5 3 (1.28%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.85%) AquaLogic BPM
6 2 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.85%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.85%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.85%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.43%) Magento
7 1 (0.43%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.43%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.43%) SAP hybris
7 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.43%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.43%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 26 (11.06%) Force.com
2 23 (9.79%) SaaS
3 10 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (4.26%) iPaaS
4 9 (3.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (2.13%) Office 365
6 2 (0.85%) IaaS
6 2 (0.85%) PaaS
7 1 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.43%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.55%) OpenLDAP
2 4 (1.70%) Internet
2 4 (1.70%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.28%) MPLS
4 2 (0.85%) Broadband
4 2 (0.85%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (0.85%) LAN
5 1 (0.43%) FTP
5 1 (0.43%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.43%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.09%) DB2
2 11 (4.68%) SQL Server
3 10 (4.26%) Big Data
4 9 (3.83%) Hadoop
5 8 (3.40%) MongoDB
6 7 (2.98%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (2.98%) MySQL
6 7 (2.98%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (2.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (2.55%) Oracle Database
7 6 (2.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (2.13%) Apache Hive
8 5 (2.13%) Riak
9 3 (1.28%) DTS
9 3 (1.28%) EDRMS
9 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.85%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.85%) Pentaho
10 2 (0.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (4.26%) Eclipse
1 10 (4.26%) IntelliJ
1 10 (4.26%) NetBeans
2 9 (3.83%) Jenkins
3 6 (2.55%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.13%) JUnit
4 5 (2.13%) Maven
4 5 (2.13%) Mockito
4 5 (2.13%) Subversion
5 3 (1.28%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.28%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.85%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.43%) Ant
7 1 (0.43%) Grunt
7 1 (0.43%) gulp
7 1 (0.43%) JIRA
7 1 (0.43%) Selenium
General
1 118 (50.21%) Finance
2 52 (22.13%) Banking
3 30 (12.77%) Marketing
4 29 (12.34%) Telecoms
5 14 (5.96%) Retail
6 5 (2.13%) Front Office
7 4 (1.70%) Advertising
8 3 (1.28%) Back Office
8 3 (1.28%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.28%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.85%) Billing
9 2 (0.85%) Legal
9 2 (0.85%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.43%) Electronics
10 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.43%) German Language
10 1 (0.43%) Military
10 1 (0.43%) Publishing
10 1 (0.43%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (14.89%) .NET
2 27 (11.49%) XML
3 25 (10.64%) Middleware
4 16 (6.81%) Web Services
5 12 (5.11%) J2EE
6 11 (4.68%) Oracle Fusion
7 10 (4.26%) Java EE
7 10 (4.26%) Java SE
7 10 (4.26%) JMS
8 8 (3.40%) HTML
9 6 (2.55%) CSS
9 6 (2.55%) JSON
9 6 (2.55%) LAMP
10 5 (2.13%) CSS3
10 5 (2.13%) Guice
10 5 (2.13%) Hibernate
10 5 (2.13%) HTML5
10 5 (2.13%) jQuery
10 5 (2.13%) SOAP
10 5 (2.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.49%) Hybrid Cloud
2 18 (7.66%) Data Centre
3 16 (6.81%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (6.81%) Mainframe
4 13 (5.53%) Management Information System
5 11 (4.68%) Data Integration
6 10 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (3.40%) N-Tier
8 6 (2.55%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.70%) SWIFT
10 3 (1.28%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.28%) User Experience
11 2 (0.85%) Reference Data
12 1 (0.43%) Blockchain
12 1 (0.43%) BYOD
12 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.43%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.43%) PKI
12 1 (0.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (10.21%) Linux
2 21 (8.94%) Windows
3 11 (4.68%) Unix
4 6 (2.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.28%) Android
5 3 (1.28%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.28%) Ubuntu
5 3 (1.28%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.85%) Debian
6 2 (0.85%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.43%) CentOS
7 1 (0.43%) Gentoo
7 1 (0.43%) SUSE
7 1 (0.43%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (36.60%) SOA
2 84 (35.74%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (20.00%) Migration
4 46 (19.57%) SDLC
5 45 (19.15%) CRM
6 40 (17.02%) Project Management
7 38 (16.17%) TOGAF
8 37 (15.74%) Data Management
9 31 (13.19%) Presales
9 31 (13.19%) Waterfall
10 29 (12.34%) Risk Management
10 29 (12.34%) Stakeholder Management
11 27 (11.49%) Change Control
11 27 (11.49%) GAP Analysis
12 23 (9.79%) Enterprise Architecture
13 19 (8.09%) Open Source
14 18 (7.66%) Analytics
14 18 (7.66%) Data Modelling
15 17 (7.23%) Mentoring
16 16 (6.81%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (28.94%) Java
2 18 (7.66%) JavaScript
2 18 (7.66%) SQL
3 15 (6.38%) C#
3 15 (6.38%) COBOL
4 9 (3.83%) Python
5 6 (2.55%) Ruby
6 5 (2.13%) C++
7 4 (1.70%) VBScript
8 3 (1.28%) PHP
9 2 (0.85%) Jython
9 2 (0.85%) X++
10 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.43%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (11.49%) Degree
2 5 (2.13%) SC Cleared
2 5 (2.13%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.85%) CITP
3 2 (0.85%) MCSE
3 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.85%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.43%) CLAS
4 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.13%) SEPA
2 4 (1.70%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.43%) Docker
2 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.43%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 10 (4.26%) Puppet
2 6 (2.55%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.70%) SCCM
4 1 (0.43%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.43%) CA Service Virtualization
4 1 (0.43%) Icinga
4 1 (0.43%) logstash
4 1 (0.43%) Nagios
4 1 (0.43%) Pacemaker
4 1 (0.43%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 58 (24.68%) Oracle
2 41 (17.45%) SAP
3 35 (14.89%) Siebel
4 32 (13.62%) Salesforce.com
5 25 (10.64%) Microsoft
6 19 (8.09%) IBM
7 12 (5.11%) TIBCO
8 10 (4.26%) BEA
8 10 (4.26%) VMware
9 9 (3.83%) Google
10 8 (3.40%) hybris
11 7 (2.98%) Red Hat
11 7 (2.98%) webMethods
12 4 (1.70%) Ariba
12 4 (1.70%) JD Edwards
12 4 (1.70%) Pega
13 3 (1.28%) Cisco
13 3 (1.28%) Computacenter
14 2 (0.85%) Syclo
14 2 (0.85%) Venda
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £80k + Car Allowance + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
6point6 ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
EXCELerate
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum £70k + Health, Life Insurance, Pens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - 95,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Very competitive salary & bens package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Very competitive salary & bens package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Cognizant
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 - 90,000 + Car + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Modis International Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Nationwide Building Society
Salary: £49838 - £63682 per annum + London allowance of £4,550 and benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Nationwide Building Society
Salary: £49838 - £63682 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago