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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 132 144 165
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 131 119 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.77% 1.54% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% 1.60% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 100 89 61
Average salary £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.00%
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
6950 7441 6874
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.05% 96.30% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5898 6121 5897
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
Cambridgeshire +51 44 £58,000 -6.82% 3
Essex +11 31 £72,000 -12.72% 1
Hertfordshire -43 27 £75,000 +7.14% 8
Bedfordshire +17 22 £62,500 +4.16% 3
Suffolk +9 7 £72,500 +52.63%
Solutions Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 64 (27.59%) SOA
1 64 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
1 64 (27.59%) TOGAF
2 60 (25.86%) Microsoft
3 54 (23.28%) .NET
4 49 (21.12%) SQL Server
5 43 (18.53%) Oracle
6 42 (18.10%) Zachman Framework
7 40 (17.24%) VMware
7 40 (17.24%) SAP
8 39 (16.81%) Finance
9 38 (16.38%) Web Services
10 37 (15.95%) SQL
10 37 (15.95%) Enterprise Software
11 36 (15.52%) Java
11 36 (15.52%) MS Excel
12 34 (14.66%) Windows
13 32 (13.79%) C#
14 29 (12.50%) SharePoint
14 29 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
15 28 (12.07%) Project Management
16 26 (11.21%) Data Centre
17 25 (10.78%) SaaS
18 24 (10.34%) Degree
18 24 (10.34%) SDLC
19 23 (9.91%) UNIX
20 22 (9.48%) Scrum
21 21 (9.05%) TDD
21 21 (9.05%) VMware Infrastructure
21 21 (9.05%) UML

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 29 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 21 (9.05%) BizTalk Server
3 13 (5.60%) MS Exchange
4 10 (4.31%) WebLogic
4 10 (4.31%) Tomcat
5 9 (3.88%) Apache
6 8 (3.45%) IIS
6 8 (3.45%) JBoss
7 6 (2.59%) SAS
7 6 (2.59%) Node.js
7 6 (2.59%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.72%) CMS
9 3 (1.29%) Lotus Domino
9 3 (1.29%) NServiceBus
10 2 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.86%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.86%) SAP Portal
10 2 (0.86%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.43%) Documentum
11 1 (0.43%) LiveLink
Applications
1 36 (15.52%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (6.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (4.31%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (10.78%) SaaS
2 19 (8.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (4.31%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (3.02%) OpenShift
6 5 (2.16%) IaaS
7 2 (0.86%) PaaS
7 2 (0.86%) Office 365
8 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.43%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.19%) WAN
2 18 (7.76%) Internet
3 13 (5.60%) SAN
4 11 (4.74%) LAN
5 4 (1.72%) Firewall
5 4 (1.72%) Network Security
6 3 (1.29%) MPLS
6 3 (1.29%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.29%) NAS
7 2 (0.86%) VPN
7 2 (0.86%) VLAN
8 1 (0.43%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.43%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.43%) SSL
8 1 (0.43%) OSPF
8 1 (0.43%) BGP
8 1 (0.43%) FWSM
8 1 (0.43%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (21.12%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.33%) Relational Database
3 10 (4.31%) Oracle Database
4 9 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (3.45%) DTS
5 8 (3.45%) EDRMS
5 8 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (3.02%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.43%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.43%) DB2
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 15 (6.47%) Jenkins
2 13 (5.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (4.74%) Git (software)
4 8 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
4 8 (3.45%) TeamCity
5 7 (3.02%) Cucumber
5 7 (3.02%) SpecFlow
5 7 (3.02%) JUnit
5 7 (3.02%) NUnit
5 7 (3.02%) Selenium
6 4 (1.72%) ERwin
7 1 (0.43%) JDeveloper
General
1 39 (16.81%) Finance
2 11 (4.74%) Retail
3 10 (4.31%) Marketing
4 9 (3.88%) Banking
5 5 (2.16%) Automotive
5 5 (2.16%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.16%) Electronics
5 5 (2.16%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.29%) Front Office
7 2 (0.86%) Local Government
8 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.43%) Back Office
8 1 (0.43%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (23.28%) .NET
2 38 (16.38%) Web Services
3 17 (7.33%) XML
4 11 (4.74%) J2EE
5 10 (4.31%) J2SE
6 7 (3.02%) SOAP
7 6 (2.59%) RESTful
8 5 (2.16%) ASP.NET
8 5 (2.16%) WSDL
9 3 (1.29%) Middleware
9 3 (1.29%) .NET Framework
9 3 (1.29%) WCF
9 3 (1.29%) jQuery
9 3 (1.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (1.29%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (0.86%) REST
10 2 (0.86%) JSON
11 1 (0.43%) Application Packaging
11 1 (0.43%) Java EE
11 1 (0.43%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 37 (15.95%) Enterprise Software
2 26 (11.21%) Data Centre
3 14 (6.03%) Management Information System
4 13 (5.60%) N-Tier
5 11 (4.74%) Clustering
6 9 (3.88%) Mobile App
7 8 (3.45%) iSeries
8 6 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (2.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 5 (2.16%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.86%) FMCG
10 2 (0.86%) SWIFT
10 2 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.86%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.43%) Chromecast
11 1 (0.43%) Apple TV
11 1 (0.43%) PlayStation
11 1 (0.43%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.43%) DTV
11 1 (0.43%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 34 (14.66%) Windows
2 23 (9.91%) UNIX
3 13 (5.60%) Linux
4 12 (5.17%) Solaris
5 8 (3.45%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (1.72%) AIX
6 4 (1.72%) HPUX
7 3 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (27.59%) SOA
1 64 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
1 64 (27.59%) TOGAF
2 42 (18.10%) Zachman Framework
3 29 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (12.07%) Project Management
5 24 (10.34%) SDLC
6 22 (9.48%) Scrum
7 21 (9.05%) TDD
7 21 (9.05%) UML
8 19 (8.19%) CRM
8 19 (8.19%) E-Commerce
8 19 (8.19%) OO
9 18 (7.76%) PRINCE2
9 18 (7.76%) Enterprise Architecture
9 18 (7.76%) Mentoring
10 17 (7.33%) Unit Testing
11 16 (6.90%) Time Management
11 16 (6.90%) OOA/OOD
12 14 (6.03%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (15.95%) SQL
2 36 (15.52%) Java
3 32 (13.79%) C#
4 6 (2.59%) C
5 4 (1.72%) C++
6 2 (0.86%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.86%) ABAP
7 1 (0.43%) XQuery
7 1 (0.43%) XPath
7 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (10.34%) Degree
2 9 (3.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.72%) CITP
4 2 (0.86%) GCIA
4 2 (0.86%) GCIH
4 2 (0.86%) CEH
4 2 (0.86%) CISA
4 2 (0.86%) CISSP
4 2 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.86%) CCNP
5 1 (0.43%) CCDA
5 1 (0.43%) CCIE
5 1 (0.43%) CCSP
5 1 (0.43%) MBA
5 1 (0.43%) CCDE
5 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.88%) QA
2 6 (2.59%) SLA
3 1 (0.43%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 21 (9.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.16%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.29%) vSphere
3 3 (1.29%) vCloud
3 3 (1.29%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.29%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (6.47%) Puppet
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 60 (25.86%) Microsoft
2 43 (18.53%) Oracle
3 40 (17.24%) SAP
3 40 (17.24%) VMware
4 16 (6.90%) Cisco
5 12 (5.17%) CheckPoint
6 9 (3.88%) webMethods
7 8 (3.45%) Sun
8 7 (3.02%) HP
9 5 (2.16%) IBM
9 5 (2.16%) EMC
9 5 (2.16%) Juniper
9 5 (2.16%) Atlassian
10 4 (1.72%) Symantec
10 4 (1.72%) WorldPay
10 4 (1.72%) Hitachi
10 4 (1.72%) Citrix
10 4 (1.72%) Sybase
10 4 (1.72%) Dell
11 3 (1.29%) Autodesk
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