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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 136 144 117
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 38 29 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.04% 0.90% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.94% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 31 22 48
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £64,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+0.77% -0.76%
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
3513 3079 3177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.48% 95.30% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2949 2623 2750
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 -8 26 £57,500 -11.53% 1
Nottinghamshire -2 6 £48,750 -11.36% 1
Leicestershire +5 5 £72,500 +72.09%
Derbyshire -12 2 £72,500 +81.25% 1
Solutions Architect
England

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 26 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (39.39%) Java
2 24 (36.36%) Retail
3 21 (31.82%) UML
4 18 (27.27%) Open Source
5 14 (21.21%) Finance
6 13 (19.70%) SOA
7 11 (16.67%) ERP
8 10 (15.15%) CRM
8 10 (15.15%) .NET
8 10 (15.15%) SQL Server
8 10 (15.15%) TOGAF
9 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
9 9 (13.64%) RESTful
10 8 (12.12%) JMS
10 8 (12.12%) EAI
10 8 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (12.12%) MS Office
10 8 (12.12%) Project Management
11 7 (10.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (10.61%) WebSphere
11 7 (10.61%) SAP
11 7 (10.61%) SQL
11 7 (10.61%) Web Services
11 7 (10.61%) IBM
12 6 (9.09%) Internet
12 6 (9.09%) Middleware
12 6 (9.09%) SC Cleared
12 6 (9.09%) Security Cleared
12 6 (9.09%) REST

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 7 (10.61%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.06%) IIS
2 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.06%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.06%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (12.12%) MS Office
2 4 (6.06%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.58%) SAP R/3
2 3 (4.55%) Maximo
2 3 (4.55%) Teamcenter
3 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (6.06%) SaaS
1 4 (6.06%) PaaS
1 4 (6.06%) Office 365
1 4 (6.06%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) Internet
2 2 (3.03%) HTTP
3 1 (1.52%) SAN
3 1 (1.52%) Intranet
3 1 (1.52%) Extranet
3 1 (1.52%) RFID
3 1 (1.52%) Wireless
3 1 (1.52%) NFC
3 1 (1.52%) Wireless Security
3 1 (1.52%) NAS
3 1 (1.52%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (6.06%) RDBMS
3 4 (6.06%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.52%) DB2
6 1 (1.52%) OLAP
6 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
General
1 24 (36.36%) Retail
2 14 (21.21%) Finance
3 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Electronics
4 1 (1.52%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Marketing
4 1 (1.52%) Advertising
4 1 (1.52%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.15%) .NET
2 9 (13.64%) RESTful
3 8 (12.12%) JMS
4 7 (10.61%) Web Services
5 6 (9.09%) Middleware
5 6 (9.09%) REST
6 5 (7.58%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (6.06%) XML
7 4 (6.06%) SOAP
7 4 (6.06%) J2EE
8 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.52%) CSS
9 1 (1.52%) HTML
9 1 (1.52%) HTML5
9 1 (1.52%) JSON
9 1 (1.52%) MDX
9 1 (1.52%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 1 (1.52%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.27%) Open Source
2 5 (7.58%) DataPower
3 4 (6.06%) N-Tier
3 4 (6.06%) EPoS
4 1 (1.52%) DTV
4 1 (1.52%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.52%) FMCG
4 1 (1.52%) Social Media
4 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.52%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.06%) Windows
2 1 (1.52%) Solaris
2 1 (1.52%) Linux
2 1 (1.52%) Android
2 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (31.82%) UML
3 13 (19.70%) SOA
4 11 (16.67%) ERP
5 10 (15.15%) CRM
5 10 (15.15%) TOGAF
6 8 (12.12%) Project Management
6 8 (12.12%) EAI
6 8 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (9.09%) Business Transformation
8 5 (7.58%) Mentoring
8 5 (7.58%) Data Modelling
8 5 (7.58%) Workflow
8 5 (7.58%) Migration
8 5 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (6.06%) PLM
9 4 (6.06%) TDD
9 4 (6.06%) OOD
9 4 (6.06%) B2B
9 4 (6.06%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 26 (39.39%) Java
2 7 (10.61%) SQL
3 4 (6.06%) C
3 4 (6.06%) C#
4 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 6 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.06%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.03%) Degree
4 1 (1.52%) MCSE
4 1 (1.52%) ISEB
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.52%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) SLA
1 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.58%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.61%) SAP
2 7 (10.61%) IBM
3 4 (6.06%) hybris
3 4 (6.06%) ATG
4 2 (3.03%) Cisco
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle
5 1 (1.52%) Sybase
5 1 (1.52%) VMware
5 1 (1.52%) Juniper
5 1 (1.52%) CA
5 1 (1.52%) Syclo
5 1 (1.52%) Kony
5 1 (1.52%) ClickSoftware Technologies
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