The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 157 136 134
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 24 28 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.64% 0.88% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.92% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 37
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £47,400
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £62,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3617 3042 3276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.50% 95.54% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3021 2589 2838
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,775 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Solutions Architect
England

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -20 10 £57,500 -4.16% 4
Derbyshire -15 7 £72,500 -6.45% 1
Nottinghamshire +3 5 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Leicestershire -7 1 £62,500 +25.00%
Solutions Architect
England

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 22 (47.83%) Java
2 15 (32.61%) UML
3 13 (28.26%) Retail
4 11 (23.91%) .NET
5 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
5 10 (21.74%) SOA
5 10 (21.74%) Open Source
6 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (13.04%) Workflow
7 6 (13.04%) Finance
7 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
7 6 (13.04%) SQL
8 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
8 5 (10.87%) ERP
8 5 (10.87%) Data Modelling
8 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (10.87%) Project Management
8 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (10.87%) TOGAF
9 4 (8.70%) TDD
9 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (8.70%) PLM
9 4 (8.70%) Degree
9 4 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (8.70%) OOD
9 4 (8.70%) N-Tier
9 4 (8.70%) OO
9 4 (8.70%) Oracle
9 4 (8.70%) IIS
10 3 (6.52%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 4 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (8.70%) IIS
2 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
1 2 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Teamcenter
1 3 (6.52%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) IaaS
1 2 (4.35%) SaaS
1 2 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (2.17%) SAN
2 1 (2.17%) Wireless
2 1 (2.17%) Intranet
2 1 (2.17%) Extranet
2 1 (2.17%) RFID
2 1 (2.17%) NFC
2 1 (2.17%) Wireless Security
2 1 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.17%) DB2
5 1 (2.17%) OLAP
5 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 13 (28.26%) Retail
2 6 (13.04%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) Advertising
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.91%) .NET
2 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.52%) CSS
2 3 (6.52%) J2EE
2 3 (6.52%) XML
2 3 (6.52%) Middleware
3 2 (4.35%) JSF
3 2 (4.35%) RESTful
3 2 (4.35%) JMS
3 2 (4.35%) SOAP
3 2 (4.35%) Web Services
4 1 (2.17%) XSLT
4 1 (2.17%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.17%) WF
4 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (2.17%) JSON
4 1 (2.17%) MDX
4 1 (2.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Open Source
2 4 (8.70%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.35%) EPoS
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) FMCG
4 1 (2.17%) IPTV
4 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.17%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.17%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.17%) Android
2 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
2 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) UML
2 10 (21.74%) SOA
3 6 (13.04%) Workflow
4 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
4 5 (10.87%) ERP
4 5 (10.87%) Data Modelling
4 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (10.87%) Project Management
4 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (10.87%) TOGAF
5 4 (8.70%) TDD
5 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (8.70%) PLM
5 4 (8.70%) OOD
5 4 (8.70%) OO
6 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.52%) CRM
6 3 (6.52%) Business Development
6 3 (6.52%) Product Management
6 3 (6.52%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (47.83%) Java
2 6 (13.04%) SQL
3 3 (6.52%) C#
4 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) MCITP
2 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.35%) MCSE
3 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) VMware Server
1 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) hybris
3 2 (4.35%) ATG
3 2 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (2.17%) SAP
4 1 (2.17%) Sybase
4 1 (2.17%) Juniper
4 1 (2.17%) CA
4 1 (2.17%) Apple
4 1 (2.17%) IBM
4 1 (2.17%) VMware
4 1 (2.17%) Syclo
4 1 (2.17%) Kony
4 1 (2.17%) ClickSoftware Technologies
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car+bonus+bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Nottingham
QA Apprenticeships
Salary: £8,000 per year
Posted: 16 hours ago
Northamptonshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
RS Components
Posted: 5 days ago
Northamptonshire
RS Components
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 16 days ago