The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon 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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank - - 42
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon - - 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 Croydon 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
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
246 185 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 98.01% 98.93% 98.84%
Number of salaries quoted 212 167 203
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solutions Architect in the job title across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Croydon region.

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Croydon

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (100.00%) Document Management
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Service Design
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) ISMS
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Croydon 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Document Management
1 2 (100.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) ISMS
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Design
2 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) VMware