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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 140 163 148
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 225 178 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.81% 1.48% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.96% 1.59% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 188 158 186
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 £91,800 £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
11489 11178 12228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.27% 93.20% 93.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9633 9788 11147
Average salary £52,500 £53,625 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.09% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £78,500 £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 24 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 24 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.

1 125 (29.55%) Oracle
2 98 (23.17%) SOA
3 91 (21.51%) Finance
4 72 (17.02%) Microsoft
5 69 (16.31%) Business Intelligence
5 69 (16.31%) Java
6 63 (14.89%) TOGAF
7 56 (13.24%) Middleware
8 53 (12.53%) CRM
9 47 (11.11%) ERP
9 47 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
10 46 (10.87%) Banking
11 44 (10.40%) Oracle Fusion
12 42 (9.93%) Enterprise Architecture
12 42 (9.93%) Linux
13 40 (9.46%) Retail
14 39 (9.22%) Oracle EBS
14 39 (9.22%) SAP
15 37 (8.75%) Web Services
16 34 (8.04%) Enterprise Software
17 33 (7.80%) SQL
17 33 (7.80%) .NET
18 31 (7.33%) IBM
19 29 (6.86%) SQL Server
19 29 (6.86%) MS Excel
20 27 (6.38%) Windows
21 26 (6.15%) UML
21 26 (6.15%) XML
22 25 (5.91%) E-Commerce
22 25 (5.91%) Migration

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 (5.20%) SharePoint
2 21 (4.96%) WebSphere
3 14 (3.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 12 (2.84%) Apache
5 8 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (1.89%) WebLogic
5 8 (1.89%) WebLogic Portal
5 8 (1.89%) WebLogic Integration
5 8 (1.89%) WebSphere Process Server
5 8 (1.89%) AquaLogic
5 8 (1.89%) AquaLogic Service Bus
6 7 (1.65%) SharePoint 2010
6 7 (1.65%) Apache Solr
7 6 (1.42%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (1.18%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.18%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.95%) IIS
9 4 (0.95%) SAS
10 3 (0.71%) CMS
Applications
1 29 (6.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 39 (9.22%) Oracle EBS
2 24 (5.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 17 (4.02%) Oracle ERP
4 14 (3.31%) Oracle Retail
5 10 (2.36%) Oracle SCM
5 10 (2.36%) Oracle BPM
6 8 (1.89%) AquaLogic BPM
7 5 (1.18%) Oracle Payables
7 5 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.95%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (0.71%) Fredhopper
9 3 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (0.47%) SAP CRM
10 2 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (0.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 1 (0.24%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 1 (0.24%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
11 1 (0.24%) Magento
11 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
11 1 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.96%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (4.02%) SaaS
3 14 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (2.13%) PaaS
5 8 (1.89%) IaaS
6 2 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.47%) Force.com
7 1 (0.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.55%) LAN
2 13 (3.07%) Firewall
3 10 (2.36%) Internet
4 9 (2.13%) SAN
4 9 (2.13%) WAN
5 7 (1.65%) HTTP
6 6 (1.42%) TCP/IP
7 5 (1.18%) DNS
8 4 (0.95%) Broadband
8 4 (0.95%) Ethernet
8 4 (0.95%) NetScaler
9 3 (0.71%) VLAN
9 3 (0.71%) VoIP
10 2 (0.47%) IPv4
10 2 (0.47%) WLAN
10 2 (0.47%) ATM
10 2 (0.47%) VPN
10 2 (0.47%) Extranet
10 2 (0.47%) Intranet
10 2 (0.47%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (6.86%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.49%) Oracle Database
3 17 (4.02%) Relational Database
4 14 (3.31%) Oracle ODI
4 14 (3.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (3.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (2.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (2.84%) Oracle BI EE
7 11 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (2.36%) MySQL
8 10 (2.36%) Big Data
9 9 (2.13%) NoSQL
9 9 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (1.89%) Hadoop
11 6 (1.42%) RDBMS
12 5 (1.18%) Data Mining
13 4 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
14 3 (0.71%) OLAP
15 2 (0.47%) DB2
15 2 (0.47%) BODI
Development Applications
1 6 (1.42%) Jenkins
2 4 (0.95%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.71%) Subversion
4 2 (0.47%) Rational Rose
4 2 (0.47%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.47%) IntelliJ
4 2 (0.47%) Maven
4 2 (0.47%) NetBeans
4 2 (0.47%) MSI
4 2 (0.47%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio
General
1 91 (21.51%) Finance
2 46 (10.87%) Banking
3 40 (9.46%) Retail
4 20 (4.73%) Telecoms
5 16 (3.78%) Legal
5 16 (3.78%) Advertising
6 13 (3.07%) Manufacturing
7 12 (2.84%) Publishing
7 12 (2.84%) Marketing
8 11 (2.60%) Investment Banking
9 8 (1.89%) Law
9 8 (1.89%) Corporate Banking
10 5 (1.18%) Front Office
10 5 (1.18%) Back Office
11 4 (0.95%) Local Government
12 3 (0.71%) French Language
12 3 (0.71%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.47%) Electronics
13 2 (0.47%) Games
13 2 (0.47%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (13.24%) Middleware
2 44 (10.40%) Oracle Fusion
3 37 (8.75%) Web Services
4 33 (7.80%) .NET
5 26 (6.15%) XML
6 18 (4.26%) HTML
7 16 (3.78%) Spring
8 14 (3.31%) Java EE
9 12 (2.84%) CSS
10 9 (2.13%) Java SE
10 9 (2.13%) SOAP
11 8 (1.89%) HTML5
11 8 (1.89%) REST
12 7 (1.65%) Sass
12 7 (1.65%) LESS
12 7 (1.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (1.65%) MDX
12 7 (1.65%) jQuery
12 7 (1.65%) Apache CXF
12 7 (1.65%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 34 (8.04%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (3.07%) Management Information System
3 11 (2.60%) Open Source
4 9 (2.13%) Digital Media
4 9 (2.13%) Data Integration
5 8 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 8 (1.89%) Hedge funds
6 7 (1.65%) Clustering
7 6 (1.42%) N-Tier
7 6 (1.42%) Frameworx
7 6 (1.42%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (1.18%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.71%) iPhone
9 3 (0.71%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.71%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.71%) IVR
10 2 (0.47%) CESG
10 2 (0.47%) Replication
10 2 (0.47%) DTV
10 2 (0.47%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 42 (9.93%) Linux
2 27 (6.38%) Windows
3 25 (5.91%) Android
4 19 (4.49%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.36%) Solaris
6 7 (1.65%) UNIX
7 4 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.71%) AIX
9 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (23.17%) SOA
2 69 (16.31%) Business Intelligence
3 63 (14.89%) TOGAF
4 53 (12.53%) CRM
5 47 (11.11%) ERP
5 47 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
6 42 (9.93%) Enterprise Architecture
7 26 (6.15%) UML
8 25 (5.91%) E-Commerce
8 25 (5.91%) Migration
8 25 (5.91%) Stakeholder Management
8 25 (5.91%) Project Management
9 24 (5.67%) Business Development
9 24 (5.67%) Software Engineering
10 23 (5.44%) Scrum
10 23 (5.44%) Analytics
11 20 (4.73%) ETL
11 20 (4.73%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (4.49%) Data Architecture
13 18 (4.26%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 69 (16.31%) Java
2 33 (7.80%) SQL
3 21 (4.96%) C#
4 14 (3.31%) JavaScript
5 10 (2.36%) Python
6 9 (2.13%) Scala
7 8 (1.89%) Objective-C
8 5 (1.18%) Erlang
8 5 (1.18%) Perl
9 3 (0.71%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
10 2 (0.47%) C
11 1 (0.24%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.24%) R
11 1 (0.24%) Pig Latin
11 1 (0.24%) Ruby
11 1 (0.24%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.24%) PHP
11 1 (0.24%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.24%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.24%) Ada
Qualifications
1 17 (4.02%) Security Cleared
2 16 (3.78%) Degree
3 13 (3.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (2.36%) MCITP
5 9 (2.13%) DV Cleared
6 6 (1.42%) MCSE
6 6 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (1.42%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.95%) VCAP
9 3 (0.71%) CCEE
9 3 (0.71%) CCIA
9 3 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.71%) CCNA
9 3 (0.71%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (0.47%) CCIE
10 2 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.24%) NCDA
11 1 (0.24%) NCIE
11 1 (0.24%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.02%) QA
2 16 (3.78%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.71%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.71%) SLA
4 2 (0.47%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.47%) Basel III
5 1 (0.24%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.24%) COREP
5 1 (0.24%) COBIT
5 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.24%) GAAP
System Software
1 24 (5.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (2.60%) vCloud
3 7 (1.65%) Xen
4 6 (1.42%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.42%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.18%) XenApp
6 4 (0.95%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.24%) vSphere
8 1 (0.24%) HDFS
8 1 (0.24%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.24%) XenServer
8 1 (0.24%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (0.95%) SCCM
2 3 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.47%) OpenSSO
4 1 (0.24%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.24%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (0.24%) SCOM
Vendors
1 125 (29.55%) Oracle
2 72 (17.02%) Microsoft
3 39 (9.22%) SAP
4 31 (7.33%) IBM
5 24 (5.67%) VMware
6 22 (5.20%) Salesforce.com
7 20 (4.73%) Citrix
8 9 (2.13%) hybris
9 8 (1.89%) Apple
9 8 (1.89%) ATG
10 7 (1.65%) Informatica
11 6 (1.42%) Cisco
11 6 (1.42%) HP
11 6 (1.42%) Demandware
12 5 (1.18%) Pega
12 5 (1.18%) Endeca
12 5 (1.18%) NetApp
12 5 (1.18%) TIBCO
13 4 (0.95%) Cognos
13 4 (0.95%) Red Hat
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Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + excellent benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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