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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 150 173 155
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 175 165 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.80% 1.41% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 1.52% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 161 136 173
Average salary £75,000 £73,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.00%
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
9057 10869 11026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.92% 92.64% 93.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7822 9148 9769
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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.

1 108 (35.29%) Finance
2 98 (32.03%) SOA
3 88 (28.76%) Oracle
4 84 (27.45%) Java
5 81 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
6 80 (26.14%) TOGAF
7 55 (17.97%) Enterprise Architecture
8 48 (15.69%) Banking
9 47 (15.36%) .NET
10 43 (14.05%) Project Management
11 40 (13.07%) SAP
11 40 (13.07%) Degree
12 39 (12.75%) J2EE
12 39 (12.75%) SDLC
13 38 (12.42%) CRM
14 37 (12.09%) SQL Server
15 34 (11.11%) Microsoft
16 33 (10.78%) JavaScript
16 33 (10.78%) Retail
17 32 (10.46%) Zachman Framework
18 30 (9.80%) C#
18 30 (9.80%) MS Excel
18 30 (9.80%) E-Commerce
18 30 (9.80%) Enterprise Software
19 29 (9.48%) SQL
19 29 (9.48%) Telecoms
20 28 (9.15%) Migration
20 28 (9.15%) Stakeholder Management
20 28 (9.15%) Data Management
20 28 (9.15%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 20 (6.54%) SharePoint
2 17 (5.56%) JBoss
2 17 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 15 (4.90%) Drupal
3 15 (4.90%) WebLogic
4 13 (4.25%) IIS
4 13 (4.25%) BizTalk Server
5 12 (3.92%) Liferay
5 12 (3.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 11 (3.59%) Node.js
6 11 (3.59%) WordPress
6 11 (3.59%) WebLogic Portal
7 10 (3.27%) Movable Type
7 10 (3.27%) Joomla!
8 9 (2.94%) CICS
9 8 (2.61%) Apache
10 7 (2.29%) Tomcat
10 7 (2.29%) Apache Pig
11 6 (1.96%) CMS
12 5 (1.63%) GlassFish
Applications
1 30 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.65%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.33%) MS Office
3 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.33%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 15 (4.90%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (4.58%) Oracle ERP
3 13 (4.25%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (2.61%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (2.29%) Oracle Retail
6 4 (1.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.98%) Maximo
8 2 (0.65%) SAP Retail
8 2 (0.65%) SimCorp Dimension
8 2 (0.65%) thinkFolio
9 1 (0.33%) ACBS
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.33%) AquaLogic BPM
9 1 (0.33%) SAP R/3
9 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.33%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.88%) Force.com
2 16 (5.23%) SaaS
3 13 (4.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (1.96%) PaaS
5 6 (1.96%) Office 365
6 5 (1.63%) IaaS
6 5 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.33%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.33%) Yammer
7 1 (0.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.61%) Firewall
2 6 (1.96%) OpenLDAP
2 6 (1.96%) Internet
3 4 (1.31%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (0.98%) Wireless
4 3 (0.98%) VPN
4 3 (0.98%) HTTPS
4 3 (0.98%) SAN
5 2 (0.65%) 3G
5 2 (0.65%) MPLS
5 2 (0.65%) IP Telephony
5 2 (0.65%) Network Security
6 1 (0.33%) MVNO
6 1 (0.33%) Telepresence
6 1 (0.33%) 2G
6 1 (0.33%) 4G
6 1 (0.33%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.33%) VLAN
6 1 (0.33%) NGN
6 1 (0.33%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (12.09%) SQL Server
2 22 (7.19%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (5.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (5.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 15 (4.90%) DB2
6 13 (4.25%) Hadoop
6 13 (4.25%) Big Data
7 11 (3.59%) Oracle Database
7 11 (3.59%) DTS
7 11 (3.59%) EDRMS
8 10 (3.27%) MySQL
9 8 (2.61%) Apache Hive
10 7 (2.29%) Relational Database
11 6 (1.96%) Data Mining
12 5 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (1.63%) Oracle BI EE
12 5 (1.63%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (1.63%) Riak
12 5 (1.63%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (6.21%) Jenkins
2 12 (3.92%) TeamCity
3 11 (3.59%) Octopus Deploy
4 9 (2.94%) Git (software)
5 7 (2.29%) Subversion
6 6 (1.96%) JUnit
7 5 (1.63%) Maven
7 5 (1.63%) Mockito
8 4 (1.31%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.65%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 1 (0.33%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.33%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.33%) Mocha
11 1 (0.33%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.33%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.33%) ClearCase
11 1 (0.33%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.33%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.33%) NetBeans
General
1 108 (35.29%) Finance
2 48 (15.69%) Banking
3 33 (10.78%) Retail
4 29 (9.48%) Telecoms
5 21 (6.86%) Marketing
6 9 (2.94%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.61%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.63%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.31%) Electronics
9 4 (1.31%) Legal
10 3 (0.98%) Law
10 3 (0.98%) Front Office
10 3 (0.98%) Publishing
10 3 (0.98%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.65%) Games
11 2 (0.65%) Back Office
12 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.33%) Automotive
12 1 (0.33%) French Language
12 1 (0.33%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (15.36%) .NET
2 39 (12.75%) J2EE
3 27 (8.82%) HTML
3 27 (8.82%) XML
4 22 (7.19%) Middleware
5 21 (6.86%) Web Services
6 20 (6.54%) CSS
7 18 (5.88%) HTML5
8 11 (3.59%) Apache Flex
9 10 (3.27%) Spring
9 10 (3.27%) XSL
9 10 (3.27%) WebCenter
10 8 (2.61%) jQuery
11 7 (2.29%) REST
11 7 (2.29%) JSON
12 6 (1.96%) .NET Framework
12 6 (1.96%) Hibernate
12 6 (1.96%) SOAP
13 5 (1.63%) ASP.NET
13 5 (1.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.80%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
3 17 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 15 (4.90%) Management Information System
5 12 (3.92%) Social Network
5 12 (3.92%) SWIFT
6 11 (3.59%) Computer Science
7 10 (3.27%) Mainframe
8 8 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (1.96%) N-Tier
9 6 (1.96%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.63%) Fixed Income
11 4 (1.31%) Biometrics
11 4 (1.31%) DTV
11 4 (1.31%) FlexPod
12 3 (0.98%) Clustering
12 3 (0.98%) Equities
12 3 (0.98%) Replication
12 3 (0.98%) Social Media
12 3 (0.98%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 27 (8.82%) Windows
2 16 (5.23%) Linux
3 11 (3.59%) UNIX
4 4 (1.31%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (0.33%) VMS
5 1 (0.33%) SUSE
5 1 (0.33%) Android
5 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.33%) AIX
5 1 (0.33%) HPUX
5 1 (0.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (32.03%) SOA
2 81 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (26.14%) TOGAF
4 55 (17.97%) Enterprise Architecture
5 43 (14.05%) Project Management
6 39 (12.75%) SDLC
7 38 (12.42%) CRM
8 32 (10.46%) Zachman Framework
9 30 (9.80%) E-Commerce
10 28 (9.15%) OO
10 28 (9.15%) Data Management
10 28 (9.15%) Migration
10 28 (9.15%) Stakeholder Management
11 26 (8.50%) UML
12 25 (8.17%) Analytics
13 24 (7.84%) Waterfall
13 24 (7.84%) Risk Management
14 23 (7.52%) ERP
14 23 (7.52%) Mentoring
15 20 (6.54%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 84 (27.45%) Java
2 33 (10.78%) JavaScript
3 30 (9.80%) C#
4 29 (9.48%) SQL
5 16 (5.23%) PHP
6 13 (4.25%) C
7 10 (3.27%) Python
8 8 (2.61%) C++
8 8 (2.61%) COBOL
9 5 (1.63%) Ruby
10 3 (0.98%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.65%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.65%) VBA
12 1 (0.33%) Perl
12 1 (0.33%) Scala
12 1 (0.33%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 40 (13.07%) Degree
2 12 (3.92%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.31%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.31%) CISA
3 4 (1.31%) CISSP
3 4 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (0.98%) CCNA
5 2 (0.65%) CCDP
5 2 (0.65%) CITP
5 2 (0.65%) CCVP
5 2 (0.65%) CGEIT
5 2 (0.65%) CRISC
5 2 (0.65%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.33%) CEH
6 1 (0.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.33%) ISSMP
6 1 (0.33%) JNCIE
6 1 (0.33%) CISM
6 1 (0.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.27%) Solvency II
2 6 (1.96%) QA
3 2 (0.65%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.65%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.33%) COBIT
4 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (2.94%) Hyper-V
2 8 (2.61%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.33%) vSphere
4 1 (0.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 18 (5.88%) Puppet
2 7 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.98%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.65%) Nagios
4 2 (0.65%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (0.65%) ZABBIX
4 2 (0.65%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.33%) Windows Intune
5 1 (0.33%) SCCM
5 1 (0.33%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (0.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.33%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 88 (28.76%) Oracle
2 40 (13.07%) SAP
3 34 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 22 (7.19%) hybris
5 20 (6.54%) Salesforce.com
6 19 (6.21%) IBM
7 18 (5.88%) VMware
7 18 (5.88%) Siebel
8 14 (4.58%) Adobe
9 11 (3.59%) Cisco
10 10 (3.27%) webMethods
10 10 (3.27%) ATG
11 9 (2.94%) NetApp
12 8 (2.61%) TIBCO
13 5 (1.63%) SimCorp
13 5 (1.63%) Charles River
13 5 (1.63%) Google
14 4 (1.31%) EMC
14 4 (1.31%) Citrix
15 3 (0.98%) HP
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Car allowance, Pension, 30 days Hols!
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Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
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