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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 121 156 127
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 57 21 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.56% 0.60% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 0.62% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 46 15 33
Average salary £57,500 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £42,128 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £68,000 £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
3498 3372 2828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.86% 96.04% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2946 2903 2486
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £52,500
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 31 October 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 31 October 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% 7
Nottinghamshire +16 11 £50,250 -16.25% 1
Leicestershire +7 4 £72,500 +72.09%
Derbyshire +6 2 £52,500 +31.25%
Lincolnshire - 1 £47,500 -
Solutions Architect
England

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 (34.57%) Java
2 26 (32.10%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (28.40%) Retail
4 20 (24.69%) Finance
4 20 (24.69%) UML
4 20 (24.69%) Microsoft
5 18 (22.22%) Open Source
6 16 (19.75%) .NET
7 13 (16.05%) SOA
7 13 (16.05%) TOGAF
7 13 (16.05%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (13.58%) ERP
9 11 (13.58%) MS Excel
9 11 (13.58%) Line Management
10 10 (12.35%) CRM
10 10 (12.35%) MS Office
10 10 (12.35%) Project Management
10 10 (12.35%) Computer Science
11 9 (11.11%) Degree
11 9 (11.11%) SAP
11 9 (11.11%) RESTful
12 8 (9.88%) SQL Server
12 8 (9.88%) SQL
12 8 (9.88%) JMS
12 8 (9.88%) EAI
13 7 (8.64%) IBM
13 7 (8.64%) C#
13 7 (8.64%) Business Transformation
14 6 (7.41%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 6 (7.41%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.94%) IIS
2 4 (4.94%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.94%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.94%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.47%) WinCC
4 1 (1.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (13.58%) MS Excel
2 10 (12.35%) MS Office
3 4 (4.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.17%) SAP R/3
2 1 (1.23%) SAP MM
2 1 (1.23%) SAP Retail
2 1 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.23%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (4.94%) SaaS
1 4 (4.94%) PaaS
1 4 (4.94%) Office 365
1 4 (4.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.41%) Internet
2 2 (2.47%) HTTP
3 1 (1.23%) SAN
3 1 (1.23%) Intranet
3 1 (1.23%) Extranet
3 1 (1.23%) RFID
3 1 (1.23%) Wireless
3 1 (1.23%) NFC
3 1 (1.23%) Wireless Security
3 1 (1.23%) NAS
3 1 (1.23%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.88%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.17%) RDBMS
2 5 (6.17%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.23%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (28.40%) Retail
2 20 (24.69%) Finance
3 4 (4.94%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.70%) Banking
5 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.47%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.23%) Games
6 1 (1.23%) Electronics
6 1 (1.23%) Automotive
6 1 (1.23%) Legal
6 1 (1.23%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (19.75%) .NET
2 9 (11.11%) RESTful
3 8 (9.88%) JMS
4 6 (7.41%) Web Services
5 5 (6.17%) J2EE
5 5 (6.17%) Middleware
5 5 (6.17%) REST
6 4 (4.94%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET
6 4 (4.94%) XML
6 4 (4.94%) SOAP
7 3 (3.70%) HTML
7 3 (3.70%) CSS
8 1 (1.23%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 1 (1.23%) CSS3
8 1 (1.23%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.22%) Open Source
2 13 (16.05%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (12.35%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.17%) N-Tier
4 5 (6.17%) DataPower
5 4 (4.94%) EPoS
6 2 (2.47%) SCADA
7 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.23%) FMCG
7 1 (1.23%) DTV
7 1 (1.23%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.23%) Social Media
7 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.23%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.94%) Windows
2 1 (1.23%) Solaris
2 1 (1.23%) Linux
2 1 (1.23%) Android
2 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.10%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (24.69%) UML
3 13 (16.05%) SOA
3 13 (16.05%) TOGAF
4 12 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (13.58%) ERP
5 11 (13.58%) Line Management
6 10 (12.35%) CRM
6 10 (12.35%) Project Management
7 8 (9.88%) EAI
8 7 (8.64%) Business Transformation
9 5 (6.17%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (6.17%) Migration
10 4 (4.94%) TDD
10 4 (4.94%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (4.94%) B2B
10 4 (4.94%) ETL
10 4 (4.94%) Data Modelling
10 4 (4.94%) OOD
10 4 (4.94%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 28 (34.57%) Java
2 8 (9.88%) SQL
3 7 (8.64%) C#
4 4 (4.94%) C
5 3 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (11.11%) Degree
2 4 (4.94%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.94%) DV Cleared
2 4 (4.94%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.23%) MCSE
3 1 (1.23%) ISEB
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.23%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 20 (24.69%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.11%) SAP
3 7 (8.64%) IBM
4 4 (4.94%) hybris
4 4 (4.94%) ATG
5 2 (2.47%) Oracle
6 1 (1.23%) Sybase
6 1 (1.23%) Cisco
6 1 (1.23%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.23%) VMware
6 1 (1.23%) Teradata
6 1 (1.23%) Syclo
6 1 (1.23%) Kony
6 1 (1.23%) ClickSoftware Technologies
6 1 (1.23%) CA
6 1 (1.23%) Informatica
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