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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 186 151 158
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 81 119 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.15% 1.62% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 1.68% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 60 84 71
Average salary £67,500 £71,750 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.92% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £57,500 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,250 £90,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £63,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.36%
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
6789 7083 6613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.64% 96.68% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5559 5746 5341
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 +15 32 £67,500 -10.00% 4
Essex -5 18 £83,750 -2.89% 4
Hertfordshire -16 18 £60,000 -14.28% 3
Bedfordshire -24 8 £62,500 -3.84% 4
Suffolk -13 4 £80,000 +45.45%
Norfolk -4 1 £67,500 -12.90% 1
Solutions Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 73 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (28.38%) Finance
3 42 (18.34%) Oracle
3 42 (18.34%) SOA
4 41 (17.90%) TOGAF
5 37 (16.16%) Java
6 36 (15.72%) .NET
6 36 (15.72%) Unix
7 33 (14.41%) SQL
7 33 (14.41%) SaaS
8 31 (13.54%) VMware
9 30 (13.10%) Windows
9 30 (13.10%) UML
10 29 (12.66%) Presales
11 28 (12.23%) Enterprise Software
11 28 (12.23%) Degree
12 26 (11.35%) WAN
13 25 (10.92%) Microsoft
14 23 (10.04%) Data Centre
14 23 (10.04%) SDLC
15 22 (9.61%) Enterprise Architecture
16 21 (9.17%) Scrum
16 21 (9.17%) Stakeholder Management
16 21 (9.17%) Project Management
16 21 (9.17%) Middleware
16 21 (9.17%) Web Services
16 21 (9.17%) C#
16 21 (9.17%) High Availability
17 20 (8.73%) Microsoft Azure
17 20 (8.73%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 16 (6.99%) WebLogic
2 14 (6.11%) Apache
3 11 (4.80%) SAS
4 10 (4.37%) CMS
4 10 (4.37%) Tomcat
5 9 (3.93%) IIS
6 6 (2.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (2.62%) JBoss
6 6 (2.62%) MQSeries
6 6 (2.62%) Node.js
6 6 (2.62%) WebSphere
6 6 (2.62%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (2.18%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.75%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.31%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.31%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (1.31%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.44%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.44%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.44%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 9 (3.93%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.62%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.18%) Oracle Retail
1 5 (2.18%) SAP CRM
1 5 (2.18%) SAP CS
1 5 (2.18%) SAP MM
1 5 (2.18%) SAP PS
1 5 (2.18%) SAP SD
2 2 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.44%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 33 (14.41%) SaaS
2 20 (8.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (6.55%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (3.93%) Office 365
5 7 (3.06%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (2.18%) IaaS
6 5 (2.18%) OpenShift
6 5 (2.18%) PaaS
7 4 (1.75%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 26 (11.35%) WAN
2 17 (7.42%) SAN
3 12 (5.24%) Network Security
4 9 (3.93%) SSL
5 8 (3.49%) Firewall
5 8 (3.49%) VPN
6 7 (3.06%) Internet
7 5 (2.18%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (2.18%) LAN
7 5 (2.18%) LDAP
8 4 (1.75%) MPLS
8 4 (1.75%) OSPF
8 4 (1.75%) TCP/IP
8 4 (1.75%) Wireless
8 4 (1.75%) Wireshark
9 3 (1.31%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (1.31%) Cisco Wireless
9 3 (1.31%) IPsec
10 1 (0.44%) Value-Added Service
10 1 (0.44%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.55%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.11%) Relational Database
3 8 (3.49%) RDBMS
3 8 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (3.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (2.62%) DB2
5 5 (2.18%) Couchbase
5 5 (2.18%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.44%) DTS
6 1 (0.44%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.44%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.44%) MySQL
6 1 (0.44%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.44%) RavenDB
6 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (3.06%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.62%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.62%) NUnit
3 5 (2.18%) Cucumber
3 5 (2.18%) JUnit
3 5 (2.18%) Selenium
3 5 (2.18%) SpecFlow
4 2 (0.87%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.44%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.44%) JIRA
5 1 (0.44%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.44%) Subversion
General
1 65 (28.38%) Finance
2 18 (7.86%) Retail
3 15 (6.55%) Telecoms
4 13 (5.68%) Banking
5 7 (3.06%) Automotive
5 7 (3.06%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.62%) Electronics
7 5 (2.18%) Front Office
7 5 (2.18%) Marketing
8 3 (1.31%) Law
8 3 (1.31%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.31%) Publishing
9 2 (0.87%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.87%) Legal
10 1 (0.44%) Back Office
10 1 (0.44%) Billing
10 1 (0.44%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (15.72%) .NET
2 21 (9.17%) Middleware
2 21 (9.17%) Web Services
3 15 (6.55%) XML
4 14 (6.11%) ASP.NET
5 13 (5.68%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (4.80%) .NET Framework
6 11 (4.80%) J2EE
7 10 (4.37%) Entity Framework
7 10 (4.37%) J2SE
8 9 (3.93%) CSS
8 9 (3.93%) HTML
8 9 (3.93%) RESTful
9 8 (3.49%) ADO.NET
9 8 (3.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 8 (3.49%) LINQ
10 6 (2.62%) IBM Integration Bus
10 6 (2.62%) JMS
10 6 (2.62%) Spring
11 3 (1.31%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.23%) Enterprise Software
2 23 (10.04%) Data Centre
3 18 (7.86%) Mobile App
4 17 (7.42%) Computer Science
5 15 (6.55%) iSeries
6 13 (5.68%) N-Tier
7 11 (4.80%) SWIFT
8 10 (4.37%) Management Information System
9 9 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (3.93%) Clustering
9 9 (3.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 6 (2.62%) PKI
11 3 (1.31%) iPad
11 3 (1.31%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.87%) e-Learning
12 2 (0.87%) Fintech
13 1 (0.44%) BYOD
13 1 (0.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 1 (0.44%) IVR
13 1 (0.44%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 36 (15.72%) Unix
2 30 (13.10%) Windows
3 17 (7.42%) Solaris
4 16 (6.99%) Linux
5 14 (6.11%) Windows Server
6 9 (3.93%) Oracle Linux
7 6 (2.62%) Android
7 6 (2.62%) Apple iOS
7 6 (2.62%) Windows Phone
8 5 (2.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.31%) AIX
9 3 (1.31%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (18.34%) SOA
3 41 (17.90%) TOGAF
4 30 (13.10%) UML
5 29 (12.66%) Presales
6 23 (10.04%) SDLC
7 22 (9.61%) Enterprise Architecture
8 21 (9.17%) High Availability
8 21 (9.17%) Project Management
8 21 (9.17%) Scrum
8 21 (9.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (7.86%) Waterfall
10 17 (7.42%) Service Delivery
10 17 (7.42%) Zachman Framework
11 15 (6.55%) ITIL
11 15 (6.55%) Open Source
12 14 (6.11%) E-Commerce
12 14 (6.11%) OO
13 13 (5.68%) B2B
13 13 (5.68%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (16.16%) Java
2 33 (14.41%) SQL
3 21 (9.17%) C#
4 13 (5.68%) T-SQL
4 13 (5.68%) VB.NET
5 10 (4.37%) C
6 6 (2.62%) C++
7 4 (1.75%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.44%) ABAP
8 1 (0.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (12.23%) Degree
2 5 (2.18%) CCNP
2 5 (2.18%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (2.18%) RHCSA
2 5 (2.18%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.18%) Sun Certification
3 4 (1.75%) CCDA
3 4 (1.75%) CCDP
3 4 (1.75%) CCIE
3 4 (1.75%) CCSE
3 4 (1.75%) CEH
3 4 (1.75%) CISA
3 4 (1.75%) CISSP
3 4 (1.75%) CITP
3 4 (1.75%) GCIA
3 4 (1.75%) GCIH
3 4 (1.75%) ISEB
4 3 (1.31%) CCSA
4 3 (1.31%) JNCIE
4 3 (1.31%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (4.80%) SEPA
3 5 (2.18%) ISO 8583
3 5 (2.18%) ISO20022
System Software
1 13 (5.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.75%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (2.62%) Puppet
2 3 (1.31%) QRadar
3 1 (0.44%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.44%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.44%) SCCM
3 1 (0.44%) vRealize
3 1 (0.44%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 42 (18.34%) Oracle
2 31 (13.54%) VMware
3 25 (10.92%) Microsoft
4 20 (8.73%) Cisco
5 15 (6.55%) IBM
6 12 (5.24%) Juniper
6 12 (5.24%) SAP
7 9 (3.93%) Sun
8 6 (2.62%) Autodesk
8 6 (2.62%) EMC
8 6 (2.62%) PTC
8 6 (2.62%) TIBCO
9 5 (2.18%) F5
9 5 (2.18%) Red Hat
9 5 (2.18%) webMethods
10 4 (1.75%) CheckPoint
10 4 (1.75%) HP
10 4 (1.75%) Palo Alto
10 4 (1.75%) VocaLink
11 3 (1.31%) Dell
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