The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 94 155 136
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 70 32 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.20% 0.89% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.31% 0.92% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 58 24 22
Average salary £52,750 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.08% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,700 £53,750 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £72,500 £79,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Solutions Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3027 3479 2843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.22% 96.56% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2515 2879 2504
Average salary £38,800 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Solutions Architect
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +19 38 £57,500 -4.16% 4
Nottinghamshire +14 13 £52,500 -21.64% 1
Leicestershire +35 10 £52,000 -9.56% 1
Lincolnshire - 6 £41,250 - 1
Solutions Architect
England

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 41 (34.45%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (29.41%) Retail
3 33 (27.73%) Java
4 27 (22.69%) UML
5 25 (21.01%) Microsoft
6 24 (20.17%) Finance
7 19 (15.97%) Open Source
8 18 (15.13%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (14.29%) TOGAF
9 17 (14.29%) SOA
10 16 (13.45%) E-Commerce
10 16 (13.45%) SAP
10 16 (13.45%) .NET
11 15 (12.61%) MS Office
11 15 (12.61%) CRM
12 14 (11.76%) ERP
12 14 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (11.76%) RESTful
13 13 (10.92%) Middleware
13 13 (10.92%) MS Excel
14 12 (10.08%) IBM
14 12 (10.08%) Scrum
14 12 (10.08%) Business Transformation
15 11 (9.24%) Line Management
15 11 (9.24%) WebSphere
15 11 (9.24%) Degree
15 11 (9.24%) J2EE
16 10 (8.40%) C#
16 10 (8.40%) SQL
16 10 (8.40%) Web Services

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 11 (9.24%) WebSphere
2 6 (5.04%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.36%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.68%) Apache
4 2 (1.68%) WinCC
5 1 (0.84%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.84%) JBoss
5 1 (0.84%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.84%) IIS
5 1 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.84%) SAP EP
Applications
1 15 (12.61%) MS Office
2 13 (10.92%) MS Excel
3 6 (5.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.20%) SAP R/3
2 3 (2.52%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.84%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.84%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.84%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.84%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.84%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.84%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.84%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.84%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.04%) IaaS
1 6 (5.04%) SaaS
1 6 (5.04%) PaaS
2 4 (3.36%) Office 365
2 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.36%) Internet
2 3 (2.52%) NAS
2 3 (2.52%) SAN
3 2 (1.68%) HTTP
4 1 (0.84%) Firewall
4 1 (0.84%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.88%) Relational Database
1 7 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 6 (5.04%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.68%) MySQL
5 1 (0.84%) Big Data
5 1 (0.84%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.20%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.68%) JUnit
3 1 (0.84%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.84%) RequisitePro
3 1 (0.84%) Subversion
General
1 35 (29.41%) Retail
2 24 (20.17%) Finance
3 5 (4.20%) Banking
3 5 (4.20%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.36%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.68%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.84%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.84%) Marketing
6 1 (0.84%) Automotive
6 1 (0.84%) Legal
6 1 (0.84%) Electronics
6 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.84%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.45%) .NET
2 14 (11.76%) RESTful
3 13 (10.92%) Middleware
4 11 (9.24%) J2EE
5 10 (8.40%) Web Services
5 10 (8.40%) JMS
6 8 (6.72%) XML
6 8 (6.72%) REST
7 7 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
8 6 (5.04%) SOAP
9 3 (2.52%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 3 (2.52%) CSS
9 3 (2.52%) HTML
10 1 (0.84%) SAP PI
10 1 (0.84%) HTML5
10 1 (0.84%) CSS3
10 1 (0.84%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.97%) Open Source
2 18 (15.13%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (8.40%) Computer Science
4 8 (6.72%) DataPower
5 6 (5.04%) EPoS
6 5 (4.20%) N-Tier
7 4 (3.36%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.52%) Social Media
9 2 (1.68%) SCADA
10 1 (0.84%) FMCG
10 1 (0.84%) DTV
10 1 (0.84%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.36%) Windows
2 1 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.84%) Solaris
2 1 (0.84%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (34.45%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (22.69%) UML
3 17 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 17 (14.29%) SOA
4 16 (13.45%) E-Commerce
5 15 (12.61%) CRM
6 14 (11.76%) ERP
6 14 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (10.08%) Scrum
7 12 (10.08%) Business Transformation
8 11 (9.24%) Line Management
9 10 (8.40%) EAI
10 9 (7.56%) Project Management
11 8 (6.72%) Enterprise Architecture
12 7 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (5.88%) B2B
13 6 (5.04%) Data Modelling
13 6 (5.04%) ETL
13 6 (5.04%) RUP
13 6 (5.04%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 33 (27.73%) Java
2 10 (8.40%) C#
2 10 (8.40%) SQL
3 5 (4.20%) VB.NET
3 5 (4.20%) PHP
4 4 (3.36%) C
5 3 (2.52%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.68%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (9.24%) Degree
2 4 (3.36%) SC Cleared
2 4 (3.36%) DV Cleared
2 4 (3.36%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.84%) CISSP
3 1 (0.84%) ISEB
3 1 (0.84%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.68%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.84%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.20%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.36%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 25 (21.01%) Microsoft
2 16 (13.45%) SAP
3 12 (10.08%) IBM
4 6 (5.04%) ATG
4 6 (5.04%) hybris
5 3 (2.52%) Oracle
5 3 (2.52%) VMware
6 2 (1.68%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.68%) Symantec
6 2 (1.68%) Juniper
6 2 (1.68%) NetApp
6 2 (1.68%) HP
6 2 (1.68%) EMC
6 2 (1.68%) Cisco
6 2 (1.68%) Citrix
7 1 (0.84%) TSYS
7 1 (0.84%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.84%) Informatica
7 1 (0.84%) Teradata
7 1 (0.84%) Ab Initio
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