The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 138 157 149
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 218 177 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.76% 1.48% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.91% 1.59% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 180 158 171
Average salary £72,500 £72,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.69% -0.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11412 11150 12163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.29% 93.20% 93.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9543 9780 11085
Average salary £52,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Solutions Architect
London

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 30 July 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 30 July 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.

1 129 (30.21%) Oracle
2 97 (22.72%) SOA
3 93 (21.78%) Finance
4 72 (16.86%) Microsoft
5 69 (16.16%) Business Intelligence
6 68 (15.93%) Java
7 65 (15.22%) TOGAF
8 57 (13.35%) Middleware
9 53 (12.41%) CRM
10 48 (11.24%) ERP
10 48 (11.24%) Technical Architecture
11 47 (11.01%) Banking
12 44 (10.30%) Oracle Fusion
13 42 (9.84%) Enterprise Architecture
13 42 (9.84%) Retail
13 42 (9.84%) Oracle EBS
13 42 (9.84%) Linux
14 41 (9.60%) SAP
15 38 (8.90%) Web Services
16 34 (7.96%) Enterprise Software
17 33 (7.73%) SQL
18 32 (7.49%) .NET
19 31 (7.26%) IBM
20 29 (6.79%) SQL Server
20 29 (6.79%) MS Excel
21 27 (6.32%) Windows
22 26 (6.09%) UML
22 26 (6.09%) XML
22 26 (6.09%) Project Management
22 26 (6.09%) Stakeholder Management

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 22 (5.15%) SharePoint
2 21 (4.92%) WebSphere
3 14 (3.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 12 (2.81%) Apache
5 8 (1.87%) AquaLogic
5 8 (1.87%) AquaLogic Service Bus
5 8 (1.87%) WebSphere Process Server
5 8 (1.87%) WebLogic Portal
5 8 (1.87%) WebLogic Integration
5 8 (1.87%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (1.87%) WebLogic
6 7 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
6 7 (1.64%) Apache Solr
7 6 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (1.17%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.17%) MS Exchange
8 5 (1.17%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.94%) SAS
9 4 (0.94%) IIS
10 3 (0.70%) CMS
Applications
1 29 (6.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 42 (9.84%) Oracle EBS
2 26 (6.09%) Oracle EBS R12
3 18 (4.22%) Oracle ERP
4 15 (3.51%) Oracle Retail
5 10 (2.34%) Oracle BPM
5 10 (2.34%) Oracle SCM
6 8 (1.87%) AquaLogic BPM
7 5 (1.17%) Oracle Payables
7 5 (1.17%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.94%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (0.70%) Fredhopper
9 3 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (0.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 2 (0.47%) SAP CRM
11 1 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
11 1 (0.23%) Maximo
11 1 (0.23%) FLEXCUBE
11 1 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 1 (0.23%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (4.22%) SaaS
3 14 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (2.11%) PaaS
5 8 (1.87%) IaaS
6 3 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.47%) Force.com
8 1 (0.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.51%) LAN
2 13 (3.04%) Firewall
3 9 (2.11%) SAN
3 9 (2.11%) Internet
3 9 (2.11%) WAN
4 7 (1.64%) HTTP
5 6 (1.41%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.17%) DNS
7 4 (0.94%) NetScaler
7 4 (0.94%) Ethernet
8 3 (0.70%) VoIP
8 3 (0.70%) Broadband
8 3 (0.70%) VLAN
9 2 (0.47%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (0.47%) Network Security
9 2 (0.47%) IP Telephony
9 2 (0.47%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.47%) Wireless
9 2 (0.47%) BGP
9 2 (0.47%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (6.79%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.45%) Oracle Database
3 17 (3.98%) Relational Database
4 14 (3.28%) Oracle ODI
4 14 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (3.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (3.04%) Oracle BI EE
6 12 (2.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (2.58%) Big Data
8 10 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (2.11%) MySQL
9 9 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (1.87%) NoSQL
11 7 (1.64%) Hadoop
12 6 (1.41%) RDBMS
13 5 (1.17%) Data Mining
14 4 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
15 3 (0.70%) OLAP
16 2 (0.47%) BODI
16 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (1.41%) Jenkins
2 4 (0.94%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.70%) Subversion
4 2 (0.47%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (0.47%) Maven
4 2 (0.47%) NetBeans
4 2 (0.47%) MSI
4 2 (0.47%) IntelliJ
4 2 (0.47%) Rational Rose
4 2 (0.47%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 93 (21.78%) Finance
2 47 (11.01%) Banking
3 42 (9.84%) Retail
4 19 (4.45%) Telecoms
5 17 (3.98%) Legal
6 16 (3.75%) Advertising
7 13 (3.04%) Manufacturing
7 13 (3.04%) Marketing
8 12 (2.81%) Publishing
9 11 (2.58%) Investment Banking
10 8 (1.87%) Corporate Banking
10 8 (1.87%) Law
11 6 (1.41%) Front Office
12 5 (1.17%) Back Office
13 4 (0.94%) Local Government
14 3 (0.70%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.47%) French Language
15 2 (0.47%) Electronics
15 2 (0.47%) Games
16 1 (0.23%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (13.35%) Middleware
2 44 (10.30%) Oracle Fusion
3 38 (8.90%) Web Services
4 32 (7.49%) .NET
5 26 (6.09%) XML
6 18 (4.22%) HTML
7 16 (3.75%) Spring
8 14 (3.28%) Java EE
9 12 (2.81%) CSS
10 9 (2.11%) SOAP
10 9 (2.11%) Java SE
11 8 (1.87%) HTML5
11 8 (1.87%) REST
12 7 (1.64%) ASP.NET
12 7 (1.64%) RESTful
12 7 (1.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (1.64%) Sass
12 7 (1.64%) LESS
12 7 (1.64%) jQuery
12 7 (1.64%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 34 (7.96%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (3.04%) Management Information System
3 11 (2.58%) Open Source
4 9 (2.11%) Digital Media
4 9 (2.11%) Data Integration
5 8 (1.87%) Computer Science
5 8 (1.87%) Hedge funds
6 7 (1.64%) Clustering
7 6 (1.41%) Frameworx
7 6 (1.41%) Enterprise Storage
7 6 (1.41%) N-Tier
8 5 (1.17%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.70%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.70%) IVR
9 3 (0.70%) iPhone
9 3 (0.70%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.47%) Life Science
10 2 (0.47%) iSeries
10 2 (0.47%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.47%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 42 (9.84%) Linux
2 27 (6.32%) Windows
3 25 (5.85%) Android
4 19 (4.45%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.34%) Solaris
6 7 (1.64%) UNIX
7 4 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.70%) AIX
9 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (22.72%) SOA
2 69 (16.16%) Business Intelligence
3 65 (15.22%) TOGAF
4 53 (12.41%) CRM
5 48 (11.24%) ERP
5 48 (11.24%) Technical Architecture
6 42 (9.84%) Enterprise Architecture
7 26 (6.09%) UML
7 26 (6.09%) Project Management
7 26 (6.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 26 (6.09%) Business Development
8 25 (5.85%) Migration
8 25 (5.85%) E-Commerce
9 24 (5.62%) Scrum
10 23 (5.39%) Software Engineering
10 23 (5.39%) Analytics
11 19 (4.45%) ETL
11 19 (4.45%) ITIL
11 19 (4.45%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (4.45%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 68 (15.93%) Java
2 33 (7.73%) SQL
3 21 (4.92%) C#
4 14 (3.28%) JavaScript
5 10 (2.34%) Python
6 9 (2.11%) Scala
7 8 (1.87%) Objective-C
8 5 (1.17%) Perl
8 5 (1.17%) Erlang
9 3 (0.70%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
10 2 (0.47%) C
11 1 (0.23%) PHP
11 1 (0.23%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.23%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.23%) Ada
11 1 (0.23%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.23%) R
11 1 (0.23%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.23%) Pig Latin
11 1 (0.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (4.22%) Degree
2 17 (3.98%) Security Cleared
3 13 (3.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (2.34%) MCITP
5 9 (2.11%) DV Cleared
6 6 (1.41%) SC Cleared
6 6 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (1.41%) MCSE
7 5 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.94%) VCAP
9 3 (0.70%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (0.70%) CCNA
9 3 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.70%) CCEE
9 3 (0.70%) CCIA
10 2 (0.47%) CCIE
10 2 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.23%) NCDA
11 1 (0.23%) NCIE
11 1 (0.23%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.98%) QA
2 16 (3.75%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.70%) SLA
3 3 (0.70%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.70%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.47%) Basel III
5 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.23%) GAAP
5 1 (0.23%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.23%) COREP
5 1 (0.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 24 (5.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (2.58%) vCloud
3 7 (1.64%) Xen
4 6 (1.41%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.41%) Active Directory
5 5 (1.17%) XenApp
6 4 (0.94%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.23%) vSphere
8 1 (0.23%) HDFS
8 1 (0.23%) XenServer
8 1 (0.23%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 4 (0.94%) SCCM
2 3 (0.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.47%) OpenSSO
4 1 (0.23%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.23%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (0.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 129 (30.21%) Oracle
2 72 (16.86%) Microsoft
3 41 (9.60%) SAP
4 31 (7.26%) IBM
5 24 (5.62%) VMware
6 22 (5.15%) Salesforce.com
7 20 (4.68%) Citrix
8 9 (2.11%) ATG
8 9 (2.11%) hybris
9 8 (1.87%) Apple
10 7 (1.64%) Informatica
11 6 (1.41%) Demandware
11 6 (1.41%) Cisco
11 6 (1.41%) HP
12 5 (1.17%) NetApp
12 5 (1.17%) Pega
12 5 (1.17%) Endeca
13 4 (0.94%) Actimize
13 4 (0.94%) TIBCO
13 4 (0.94%) Red Hat
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