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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 157 146 165
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 169 219 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.62% 1.77% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 1.91% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 152 181 158
Average salary £75,000 £72,500 £72,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +0.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £85,000 £92,500
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
9666 11451 11171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.76% 92.49% 93.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8308 9575 9809
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 July 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 July 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.

1 110 (32.84%) Finance
2 95 (28.36%) Oracle
3 93 (27.76%) SOA
4 90 (26.87%) Java
5 87 (25.97%) TOGAF
6 77 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
7 63 (18.81%) .NET
8 61 (18.21%) Enterprise Architecture
9 54 (16.12%) Banking
10 46 (13.73%) J2EE
10 46 (13.73%) SQL Server
10 46 (13.73%) Microsoft
11 44 (13.13%) Project Management
12 41 (12.24%) Retail
13 39 (11.64%) SQL
13 39 (11.64%) SAP
13 39 (11.64%) CRM
14 37 (11.04%) Degree
15 36 (10.75%) Zachman Framework
15 36 (10.75%) E-Commerce
15 36 (10.75%) C#
15 36 (10.75%) SDLC
16 35 (10.45%) MS Excel
17 33 (9.85%) JavaScript
17 33 (9.85%) XML
18 32 (9.55%) Telecoms
18 32 (9.55%) Enterprise Software
19 31 (9.25%) Web Services
19 31 (9.25%) ERP
20 30 (8.96%) UML

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 25 (7.46%) SharePoint
2 18 (5.37%) WebSphere
3 17 (5.07%) Drupal
4 15 (4.48%) WebLogic
5 13 (3.88%) IIS
6 12 (3.58%) Liferay
6 12 (3.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 11 (3.28%) Node.js
7 11 (3.28%) WordPress
7 11 (3.28%) JBoss
7 11 (3.28%) BizTalk Server
7 11 (3.28%) WebLogic Portal
8 10 (2.99%) Joomla!
8 10 (2.99%) Movable Type
9 9 (2.69%) CMS
10 8 (2.39%) Apache Pig
11 7 (2.09%) Apache
12 6 (1.79%) CICS
13 4 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (1.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 35 (10.45%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.09%) MS Office
3 2 (0.60%) PowerPivot
3 2 (0.60%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.30%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 15 (4.48%) Oracle EBS
1 15 (4.48%) Oracle ERP
2 14 (4.18%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (2.99%) Oracle Retail
4 9 (2.69%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.60%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.60%) thinkFolio
6 2 (0.60%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.60%) Maximo
6 2 (0.60%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.60%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.60%) SimCorp Dimension
7 1 (0.30%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.30%) Endur
7 1 (0.30%) Findur
7 1 (0.30%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.30%) Loan IQ
7 1 (0.30%) ACBS
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (5.37%) SaaS
3 14 (4.18%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (3.58%) Force.com
5 11 (3.28%) Office 365
6 8 (2.39%) PaaS
7 6 (1.79%) IaaS
8 5 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (1.49%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.30%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.30%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.99%) Firewall
2 5 (1.49%) Wireless
2 5 (1.49%) OpenLDAP
2 5 (1.49%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (1.19%) SAN
3 4 (1.19%) Internet
4 3 (0.90%) IP Telephony
4 3 (0.90%) WAN
4 3 (0.90%) VPN
4 3 (0.90%) DNS
4 3 (0.90%) HTTPS
4 3 (0.90%) MVNO
4 3 (0.90%) Network Security
5 2 (0.60%) FTP
5 2 (0.60%) LAN
5 2 (0.60%) 3G
6 1 (0.30%) SS7
6 1 (0.30%) VLAN
6 1 (0.30%) NGN
6 1 (0.30%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (13.73%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.16%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (4.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (4.48%) Big Data
5 14 (4.18%) Hadoop
6 13 (3.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (3.58%) DB2
8 11 (3.28%) MySQL
8 11 (3.28%) Oracle Database
9 10 (2.99%) Relational Database
10 9 (2.69%) Apache Hive
11 8 (2.39%) DTS
11 8 (2.39%) EDRMS
12 7 (2.09%) RDBMS
13 6 (1.79%) Data Mining
14 5 (1.49%) Oracle BI EE
14 5 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
15 4 (1.19%) NoSQL
16 3 (0.90%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 14 (4.18%) Jenkins
2 9 (2.69%) TeamCity
3 8 (2.39%) Git (software)
3 8 (2.39%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (1.79%) Subversion
5 4 (1.19%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.90%) JUnit
7 2 (0.60%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 2 (0.60%) Mockito
7 2 (0.60%) Maven
8 1 (0.30%) JIRA
8 1 (0.30%) Selenium
8 1 (0.30%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.30%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.30%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.30%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.30%) NUnit
8 1 (0.30%) Mocha
8 1 (0.30%) Cucumber
General
1 110 (32.84%) Finance
2 54 (16.12%) Banking
3 41 (12.24%) Retail
4 32 (9.55%) Telecoms
5 30 (8.96%) Marketing
6 10 (2.99%) Financial Institution
7 9 (2.69%) Manufacturing
8 7 (2.09%) Investment Banking
9 6 (1.79%) Retail Banking
9 6 (1.79%) Legal
10 5 (1.49%) Electronics
10 5 (1.49%) Publishing
11 4 (1.19%) Front Office
12 3 (0.90%) Law
13 2 (0.60%) Back Office
13 2 (0.60%) Games
14 1 (0.30%) Billing
14 1 (0.30%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.30%) International Banking
14 1 (0.30%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (18.81%) .NET
2 46 (13.73%) J2EE
3 33 (9.85%) XML
4 31 (9.25%) Web Services
5 26 (7.76%) HTML
6 19 (5.67%) Middleware
7 18 (5.37%) CSS
8 16 (4.78%) HTML5
9 11 (3.28%) REST
9 11 (3.28%) SOAP
9 11 (3.28%) Apache Flex
10 10 (2.99%) Spring
10 10 (2.99%) XSL
10 10 (2.99%) WebCenter
11 9 (2.69%) .NET Framework
12 8 (2.39%) XSLT
12 8 (2.39%) ASP.NET
12 8 (2.39%) jQuery
13 6 (1.79%) RESTful
13 6 (1.79%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.55%) Enterprise Software
2 22 (6.57%) Data Centre
3 13 (3.88%) Social Network
4 12 (3.58%) Management Information System
4 12 (3.58%) Hybrid Cloud
5 11 (3.28%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.39%) Clustering
6 8 (2.39%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.39%) SWIFT
7 7 (2.09%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.09%) Mainframe
8 6 (1.79%) N-Tier
8 6 (1.79%) Replication
8 6 (1.79%) Fixed Income
9 5 (1.49%) Biometrics
9 5 (1.49%) DTV
9 5 (1.49%) Mobile Banking
10 4 (1.19%) FlexPod
10 4 (1.19%) Equities
10 4 (1.19%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (7.76%) Windows
2 14 (4.18%) Linux
3 7 (2.09%) UNIX
4 4 (1.19%) Data ONTAP
5 3 (0.90%) Android
5 3 (0.90%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.30%) VMS
6 1 (0.30%) SUSE
6 1 (0.30%) AIX
6 1 (0.30%) HPUX
6 1 (0.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (27.76%) SOA
2 87 (25.97%) TOGAF
3 77 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (18.21%) Enterprise Architecture
5 44 (13.13%) Project Management
6 39 (11.64%) CRM
7 36 (10.75%) E-Commerce
7 36 (10.75%) Zachman Framework
7 36 (10.75%) SDLC
8 31 (9.25%) ERP
9 30 (8.96%) UML
10 29 (8.66%) OO
11 26 (7.76%) Business Intelligence
11 26 (7.76%) Migration
11 26 (7.76%) Stakeholder Management
12 25 (7.46%) Analytics
13 24 (7.16%) Mentoring
14 22 (6.57%) Risk Management
15 20 (5.97%) Data Management
15 20 (5.97%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 90 (26.87%) Java
2 39 (11.64%) SQL
3 36 (10.75%) C#
4 33 (9.85%) JavaScript
5 21 (6.27%) PHP
6 14 (4.18%) C
7 13 (3.88%) C++
8 8 (2.39%) Python
9 4 (1.19%) COBOL
10 3 (0.90%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.60%) Ruby
11 2 (0.60%) VB
11 2 (0.60%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.60%) VBA
12 1 (0.30%) Perl
12 1 (0.30%) Scala
12 1 (0.30%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.30%) R
Qualifications
1 37 (11.04%) Degree
2 12 (3.58%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.19%) CISSP
4 4 (1.19%) CCNA
4 4 (1.19%) CISA
5 3 (0.90%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.90%) CCDP
5 3 (0.90%) CCNP
6 2 (0.60%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.60%) CCVP
6 2 (0.60%) CGEIT
6 2 (0.60%) CRISC
6 2 (0.60%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.30%) CEH
7 1 (0.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.30%) ISSMP
7 1 (0.30%) JNCIE
7 1 (0.30%) CISM
7 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.99%) Solvency II
2 7 (2.09%) QA
3 4 (1.19%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.60%) ISO 8583
4 2 (0.60%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.30%) COBIT
5 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (4.18%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.69%) Hyper-V
3 8 (2.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.30%) vSphere
4 1 (0.30%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (3.58%) Puppet
2 5 (1.49%) Windows Intune
3 4 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.19%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.60%) Nagios
4 2 (0.60%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (0.60%) ZABBIX
4 2 (0.60%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.30%) SCCM
5 1 (0.30%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (0.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.30%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 95 (28.36%) Oracle
2 46 (13.73%) Microsoft
3 39 (11.64%) SAP
4 23 (6.87%) IBM
4 23 (6.87%) hybris
5 16 (4.78%) VMware
5 16 (4.78%) Salesforce.com
5 16 (4.78%) Adobe
6 14 (4.18%) Siebel
7 13 (3.88%) Cisco
8 10 (2.99%) NetApp
8 10 (2.99%) ATG
9 8 (2.39%) TIBCO
10 7 (2.09%) webMethods
11 6 (1.79%) Citrix
12 5 (1.49%) EMC
12 5 (1.49%) Charles River
12 5 (1.49%) SimCorp
13 4 (1.19%) Actimize
13 4 (1.19%) Google
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