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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 113 156 127
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 59 29 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.62% 0.81% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 0.84% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 52 19 34
Average salary £57,500 £62,500 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £53,713 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,550 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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
3459 3458 2916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.98% 96.89% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2947 2947 2580
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,188 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £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 25 November 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 25 November 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 +9 41 £57,500 -11.53% 5
Nottinghamshire +11 10 £50,500 -20.47% 1
Leicestershire +25 5 £72,500 +72.09%
Lincolnshire - 4 £42,500 - 1
Derbyshire +10 2 £52,500 +10.52%
Solutions Architect
England

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 28 (31.46%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (29.21%) Java
3 24 (26.97%) Retail
4 23 (25.84%) Finance
5 21 (23.60%) Microsoft
6 20 (22.47%) UML
7 16 (17.98%) .NET
7 16 (17.98%) TOGAF
7 16 (17.98%) Open Source
8 15 (16.85%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (14.61%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (13.48%) MS Office
11 11 (12.36%) SAP
11 11 (12.36%) SOA
11 11 (12.36%) Line Management
11 11 (12.36%) Degree
12 10 (11.24%) Computer Science
12 10 (11.24%) MS Excel
12 10 (11.24%) CRM
13 9 (10.11%) ERP
13 9 (10.11%) Project Management
13 9 (10.11%) RESTful
13 9 (10.11%) Business Transformation
14 8 (8.99%) IBM
14 8 (8.99%) JMS
14 8 (8.99%) E-Commerce
14 8 (8.99%) EAI
15 7 (7.87%) J2EE
15 7 (7.87%) C#
15 7 (7.87%) Middleware

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 (7.87%) WebSphere
2 5 (5.62%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.49%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.25%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.25%) IIS
4 2 (2.25%) WinCC
5 1 (1.12%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.12%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (13.48%) MS Office
2 10 (11.24%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.62%) SAP R/3
2 1 (1.12%) SAP MM
2 1 (1.12%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (1.12%) SAP Retail
2 1 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.12%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (4.49%) SaaS
1 4 (4.49%) PaaS
1 4 (4.49%) Office 365
1 4 (4.49%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.74%) Internet
2 2 (2.25%) HTTP
2 2 (2.25%) SAN
2 2 (2.25%) Wireless
2 2 (2.25%) NAS
3 1 (1.12%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.12%) NFC
3 1 (1.12%) Wireless Security
3 1 (1.12%) Intranet
3 1 (1.12%) Extranet
3 1 (1.12%) RFID
3 1 (1.12%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.74%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.62%) RDBMS
2 5 (5.62%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.12%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.12%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.12%) RequisitePro
2 1 (1.12%) Subversion
General
1 24 (26.97%) Retail
2 23 (25.84%) Finance
3 5 (5.62%) Financial Institution
3 5 (5.62%) Banking
4 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.25%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.12%) Games
5 1 (1.12%) Electronics
5 1 (1.12%) Automotive
5 1 (1.12%) Legal
5 1 (1.12%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.98%) .NET
2 9 (10.11%) RESTful
3 8 (8.99%) JMS
4 7 (7.87%) J2EE
4 7 (7.87%) Middleware
5 6 (6.74%) Web Services
6 5 (5.62%) XML
6 5 (5.62%) REST
7 4 (4.49%) SOAP
7 4 (4.49%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (3.37%) HTML
8 3 (3.37%) CSS
9 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET
9 2 (2.25%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 1 (1.12%) HTML5
10 1 (1.12%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.98%) Open Source
2 15 (16.85%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (11.24%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.62%) DataPower
5 4 (4.49%) EPoS
6 3 (3.37%) N-Tier
7 2 (2.25%) SCADA
7 2 (2.25%) Social Media
8 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.12%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.12%) FMCG
8 1 (1.12%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.12%) DTV
8 1 (1.12%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.49%) Windows
2 1 (1.12%) Solaris
2 1 (1.12%) Linux
2 1 (1.12%) Android
2 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.12%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (31.46%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (22.47%) UML
3 16 (17.98%) TOGAF
4 13 (14.61%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (12.36%) SOA
5 11 (12.36%) Line Management
6 10 (11.24%) CRM
7 9 (10.11%) ERP
7 9 (10.11%) Project Management
7 9 (10.11%) Business Transformation
8 8 (8.99%) EAI
8 8 (8.99%) E-Commerce
9 7 (7.87%) Scrum
10 6 (6.74%) Enterprise Architecture
11 5 (5.62%) Migration
11 5 (5.62%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (5.62%) Business Development
12 4 (4.49%) BPMN
12 4 (4.49%) B2B
12 4 (4.49%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 26 (29.21%) Java
2 7 (7.87%) C#
3 6 (6.74%) SQL
4 4 (4.49%) VB.NET
4 4 (4.49%) C
5 3 (3.37%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.37%) PHP
6 1 (1.12%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (12.36%) Degree
2 4 (4.49%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.49%) DV Cleared
2 4 (4.49%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.12%) MCSE
3 1 (1.12%) ISEB
3 1 (1.12%) CISSP
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.12%) CISM
3 1 (1.12%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.12%) SLA
2 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (5.62%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.49%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 21 (23.60%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.36%) SAP
3 8 (8.99%) IBM
4 4 (4.49%) hybris
4 4 (4.49%) ATG
5 2 (2.25%) VMware
5 2 (2.25%) Cisco
5 2 (2.25%) Oracle
6 1 (1.12%) Sybase
6 1 (1.12%) Teradata
6 1 (1.12%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.12%) HP
6 1 (1.12%) EMC
6 1 (1.12%) Citrix
6 1 (1.12%) Juniper
6 1 (1.12%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.12%) CA
6 1 (1.12%) Informatica
6 1 (1.12%) NetApp
6 1 (1.12%) CheckPoint
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