The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 134 152 153
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 122 99 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.70% 1.49% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 1.55% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 83 68 113
Average salary £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,700 £53,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £63,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
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 of England 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 of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6836 6380 8163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.39% 96.24% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5545 5161 7074
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £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 of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solutions Architect in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the East of England region.

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in the East of England

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in the East of England

Solutions Architect
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
Hertfordshire -8 35 £70,000 - 1
Bedfordshire -8 30 £67,500 +10.20% 3
Cambridgeshire +13 27 £75,000 +42.85% 1
Essex -1 22 £82,500 +29.92% 1
Norfolk +13 16 £77,500 +93.75%
Suffolk -6 4 £55,000 -24.13%
Solutions Architect
England

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 101 (41.22%) SOA
2 73 (29.80%) TOGAF
3 66 (26.94%) Finance
4 60 (24.49%) Java
5 57 (23.27%) .NET
6 55 (22.45%) Microsoft
7 50 (20.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 49 (20.00%) Oracle
9 45 (18.37%) C#
10 43 (17.55%) UML
11 40 (16.33%) Middleware
12 34 (13.88%) Agile Software Development
13 33 (13.47%) WebSphere
13 33 (13.47%) Windows
14 32 (13.06%) TIBCO
15 29 (11.84%) Management Information System
16 28 (11.43%) E-Commerce
17 26 (10.61%) Enterprise Software
18 25 (10.20%) Web Services
18 25 (10.20%) XML
19 24 (9.80%) Open Source
20 23 (9.39%) CRM
21 22 (8.98%) Migration
22 21 (8.57%) SAN
22 21 (8.57%) IBM
22 21 (8.57%) Retail
22 21 (8.57%) Relational Database
23 20 (8.16%) Enterprise Architecture
23 20 (8.16%) WAN
23 20 (8.16%) ITIL

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 33 (13.47%) WebSphere
2 16 (6.53%) WebLogic
3 15 (6.12%) MQSeries
3 15 (6.12%) WebSphere Application Server
4 14 (5.71%) SharePoint
5 8 (3.27%) CMS
6 6 (2.45%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (2.45%) Node.js
6 6 (2.45%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (2.04%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.82%) TeamSite
9 2 (0.82%) NetWeaver
9 2 (0.82%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.41%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.41%) Drupal
10 1 (0.41%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.41%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.41%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 16 (6.53%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.27%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.86%) OpenShift
4 5 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.82%) ElastiCache
5 2 (0.82%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.41%) SaaS
6 1 (0.41%) PaaS
6 1 (0.41%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (0.41%) GitHub
6 1 (0.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (8.57%) SAN
2 20 (8.16%) WAN
3 18 (7.35%) LAN
4 16 (6.53%) SSL
5 13 (5.31%) Firewall
6 7 (2.86%) TCP/IP
6 7 (2.86%) VPN
6 7 (2.86%) Internet
6 7 (2.86%) MPLS
7 4 (1.63%) DNS
7 4 (1.63%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (1.22%) Multicast
8 3 (1.22%) FWSM
8 3 (1.22%) VLAN
8 3 (1.22%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (1.22%) OSPF
8 3 (1.22%) BGP
9 1 (0.41%) ATM
9 1 (0.41%) HTTP
9 1 (0.41%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.57%) Relational Database
2 19 (7.76%) SQL Server
3 15 (6.12%) DB2
4 9 (3.67%) Couchbase
5 8 (3.27%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.45%) EDRMS
7 4 (1.63%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.41%) MySQL
9 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.41%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (4.08%) Git (software)
2 8 (3.27%) JUnit
2 8 (3.27%) NUnit
2 8 (3.27%) SpecFlow
2 8 (3.27%) Jenkins
3 6 (2.45%) Selenium
3 6 (2.45%) Cucumber
4 5 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.41%) NWDS
5 1 (0.41%) Subversion
5 1 (0.41%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (0.41%) Jasmine
General
1 66 (26.94%) Finance
2 21 (8.57%) Retail
3 7 (2.86%) Aerospace
4 6 (2.45%) Back Office
4 6 (2.45%) Legal
4 6 (2.45%) Publishing
4 6 (2.45%) Banking
5 5 (2.04%) Marketing
5 5 (2.04%) Military
6 4 (1.63%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.22%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.22%) Law
8 2 (0.82%) Electronics
9 1 (0.41%) Billing
9 1 (0.41%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (23.27%) .NET
2 40 (16.33%) Middleware
3 25 (10.20%) Web Services
3 25 (10.20%) XML
4 15 (6.12%) JMS
5 11 (4.49%) Spring
6 10 (4.08%) J2EE
6 10 (4.08%) Application Packaging
7 9 (3.67%) RESTful
7 9 (3.67%) ASP.NET
8 5 (2.04%) JSON
8 5 (2.04%) WCF
8 5 (2.04%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (1.63%) jQuery
9 4 (1.63%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (1.63%) .NET Framework
10 3 (1.22%) HTML
10 3 (1.22%) HTML5
10 3 (1.22%) AngularJS
11 2 (0.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.84%) Management Information System
2 26 (10.61%) Enterprise Software
3 24 (9.80%) Open Source
4 15 (6.12%) PKI
5 9 (3.67%) SWIFT
6 8 (3.27%) N-Tier
7 6 (2.45%) Taxonomies
7 6 (2.45%) E-Learning
8 4 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.82%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.82%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.41%) Kindle
10 1 (0.41%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.41%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.41%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 33 (13.47%) Windows
2 9 (3.67%) Linux
3 4 (1.63%) UNIX
4 1 (0.41%) GCOS
4 1 (0.41%) Android
4 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (41.22%) SOA
2 73 (29.80%) TOGAF
3 50 (20.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 43 (17.55%) UML
5 34 (13.88%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (11.43%) E-Commerce
7 23 (9.39%) CRM
8 22 (8.98%) Migration
9 20 (8.16%) ITIL
9 20 (8.16%) Enterprise Architecture
10 18 (7.35%) Software Architecture
11 16 (6.53%) Programme Management
12 15 (6.12%) Technical Architecture
12 15 (6.12%) Mentoring
13 14 (5.71%) Business Transformation
13 14 (5.71%) MVC
14 12 (4.90%) Disaster Recovery
14 12 (4.90%) OO
14 12 (4.90%) Project Planning
14 12 (4.90%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 60 (24.49%) Java
2 45 (18.37%) C#
3 10 (4.08%) SQL
4 8 (3.27%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.63%) PowerShell
5 4 (1.63%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.82%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.82%) ABAP
7 1 (0.41%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.41%) Ruby
7 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (5.31%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.45%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (2.45%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.22%) JNCIA
4 3 (1.22%) CCSP
4 3 (1.22%) CCNP
4 3 (1.22%) CCNA
4 3 (1.22%) CCDA
4 3 (1.22%) ISEB
5 2 (0.82%) MCPD
5 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.41%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.53%) QA
2 9 (3.67%) ISO 8583
3 6 (2.45%) SLA
4 3 (1.22%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (3.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.04%) vSphere
3 4 (1.63%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.22%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.41%) XenServer
5 1 (0.41%) Firmware
5 1 (0.41%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (4.08%) Puppet
2 4 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 55 (22.45%) Microsoft
2 49 (20.00%) Oracle
3 32 (13.06%) TIBCO
4 21 (8.57%) IBM
5 16 (6.53%) webMethods
6 15 (6.12%) SAP
7 14 (5.71%) Citrix
7 14 (5.71%) VMware
8 11 (4.49%) Cisco
9 8 (3.27%) HP
9 8 (3.27%) EMC
10 7 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (2.45%) Open Text
11 6 (2.45%) Juniper
12 5 (2.04%) NetApp
13 3 (1.22%) F5
13 3 (1.22%) 3PAR
14 2 (0.82%) Teradata
14 2 (0.82%) Cognizant
14 2 (0.82%) Sybase
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum Negotiable + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East Anglia
Stott & May
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago