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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 136 156 122
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 47 24 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.29% 0.71% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 0.74% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 39 19 44
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,426 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £64,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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
3503 3229 2973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.10% 95.76% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2945 2766 2604
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £51,106
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 21 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 21 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 -5 33 £57,500 -11.53% 4
Nottinghamshire +5 9 £50,500 -15.83%
Leicestershire +8 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 21 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 27 (38.57%) Java
2 25 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (32.86%) Retail
4 20 (28.57%) UML
5 19 (27.14%) Open Source
6 18 (25.71%) Finance
7 14 (20.00%) SOA
8 13 (18.57%) TOGAF
9 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
9 12 (17.14%) .NET
10 11 (15.71%) ERP
11 10 (14.29%) Project Management
11 10 (14.29%) CRM
12 9 (12.86%) RESTful
13 8 (11.43%) SQL
13 8 (11.43%) MS Office
13 8 (11.43%) SAP
13 8 (11.43%) JMS
13 8 (11.43%) EAI
14 7 (10.00%) IBM
14 7 (10.00%) SQL Server
14 7 (10.00%) Web Services
14 7 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (10.00%) WebSphere
14 7 (10.00%) Business Transformation
15 6 (8.57%) Line Management
15 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
15 6 (8.57%) REST
15 6 (8.57%) Middleware
15 6 (8.57%) Internet

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 7 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.71%) IIS
2 4 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.71%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.71%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.86%) WinCC
4 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (11.43%) MS Office
2 5 (7.14%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (7.14%) SAP R/3
2 1 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) Office 365
1 4 (5.71%) IaaS
1 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (5.71%) SaaS
1 4 (5.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.57%) Internet
2 2 (2.86%) HTTP
3 1 (1.43%) SAN
3 1 (1.43%) Intranet
3 1 (1.43%) Extranet
3 1 (1.43%) RFID
3 1 (1.43%) Wireless
3 1 (1.43%) NFC
3 1 (1.43%) Wireless Security
3 1 (1.43%) NAS
3 1 (1.43%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 5 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.43%) DB2
General
1 23 (32.86%) Retail
2 18 (25.71%) Finance
3 3 (4.29%) Banking
4 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.86%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.43%) Electronics
5 1 (1.43%) Automotive
5 1 (1.43%) Legal
5 1 (1.43%) Games
5 1 (1.43%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.14%) .NET
2 9 (12.86%) RESTful
3 8 (11.43%) JMS
4 7 (10.00%) Web Services
5 6 (8.57%) REST
5 6 (8.57%) Middleware
6 5 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (7.14%) J2EE
7 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET
7 4 (5.71%) SOAP
7 4 (5.71%) XML
8 3 (4.29%) HTML
8 3 (4.29%) CSS
9 2 (2.86%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 1 (1.43%) JSON
10 1 (1.43%) CSS3
10 1 (1.43%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.14%) Open Source
2 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.14%) DataPower
4 4 (5.71%) N-Tier
4 4 (5.71%) EPoS
5 2 (2.86%) SCADA
6 1 (1.43%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.43%) DTV
6 1 (1.43%) FMCG
6 1 (1.43%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.43%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.71%) Windows
2 1 (1.43%) UNIX
2 1 (1.43%) Solaris
2 1 (1.43%) Linux
2 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.43%) Android
2 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (28.57%) UML
3 14 (20.00%) SOA
4 13 (18.57%) TOGAF
5 11 (15.71%) ERP
6 10 (14.29%) Project Management
6 10 (14.29%) CRM
7 8 (11.43%) EAI
8 7 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (10.00%) Business Transformation
9 6 (8.57%) Line Management
10 5 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (7.14%) Migration
11 4 (5.71%) BPMN
11 4 (5.71%) Business Development
11 4 (5.71%) TDD
11 4 (5.71%) E-Commerce
11 4 (5.71%) RUP
11 4 (5.71%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 27 (38.57%) Java
2 8 (11.43%) SQL
3 4 (5.71%) C
3 4 (5.71%) C#
4 3 (4.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) SC Cleared
1 4 (5.71%) DV Cleared
1 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
1 4 (5.71%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) ISEB
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.43%) MCSE
2 1 (1.43%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) SLA
1 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.71%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.43%) SAP
3 7 (10.00%) IBM
4 4 (5.71%) hybris
4 4 (5.71%) ATG
5 3 (4.29%) Oracle
6 1 (1.43%) CA
6 1 (1.43%) Informatica
6 1 (1.43%) Cisco
6 1 (1.43%) Sybase
6 1 (1.43%) Teradata
6 1 (1.43%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.43%) VMware
6 1 (1.43%) Kony
6 1 (1.43%) ClickSoftware Technologies
6 1 (1.43%) Syclo
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