The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 158 168 201
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 127 96 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.47% 1.12% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 1.17% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 103 84 53
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £83,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8261 8203 8983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.47% 95.85% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 6847 7129 7459
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Solutions Architect
England

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +13 57 £67,500 +12.50% 8
Cambridgeshire +32 28 £43,000 -28.33% 2
Hertfordshire -11 28 £65,000 -7.14% 5
Essex -23 10 £65,000 +8.33%
Suffolk -11 4 £75,000 +15.38%
Norfolk 0 1 - -
Solutions Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

1 104 (48.83%) .NET
2 88 (41.31%) Microsoft
3 87 (40.85%) SOA
4 81 (38.03%) C#
5 79 (37.09%) SQL Server
6 69 (32.39%) Web Services
6 69 (32.39%) Relational Database
7 61 (28.64%) Oracle
8 58 (27.23%) ASP.NET
9 53 (24.88%) N-Tier
10 52 (24.41%) Continuous Integration
11 51 (23.94%) SharePoint
12 50 (23.47%) Team Foundation Server
13 49 (23.00%) WCF
14 47 (22.07%) Java
15 46 (21.60%) SQL
15 46 (21.60%) .NET Framework
15 46 (21.60%) Scrum
16 45 (21.13%) TDD
17 44 (20.66%) BizTalk Server
18 43 (20.19%) Finance
19 42 (19.72%) Enterprise Software
20 41 (19.25%) Business Analysis
21 40 (18.78%) Technical Architecture
21 40 (18.78%) Product Management
22 39 (18.31%) MS Excel
23 38 (17.84%) Project Management
24 37 (17.37%) XML
25 36 (16.90%) Middleware
26 35 (16.43%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 51 (23.94%) SharePoint
2 44 (20.66%) BizTalk Server
3 14 (6.57%) WebSphere
4 12 (5.63%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (4.69%) WebLogic
5 10 (4.69%) SharePoint Server
6 8 (3.76%) IIS
7 7 (3.29%) MQSeries
7 7 (3.29%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.41%) Lync
8 3 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.94%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.47%) SAS
10 1 (0.47%) CMS
10 1 (0.47%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.47%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.47%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 39 (18.31%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.23%) MS Office
3 1 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.47%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.47%) HFM
1 1 (0.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.35%) SaaS
1 5 (2.35%) PaaS
1 5 (2.35%) IaaS
2 4 (1.88%) Office 365
3 3 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (11.27%) Internet
2 7 (3.29%) SS7
2 7 (3.29%) LTE
2 7 (3.29%) INAP
2 7 (3.29%) VoLTE
3 6 (2.82%) LDAP
3 6 (2.82%) WAN
4 5 (2.35%) LAN
4 5 (2.35%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.35%) VPN
4 5 (2.35%) DNS
4 5 (2.35%) Firewall
5 2 (0.94%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.94%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.47%) X.509
6 1 (0.47%) WEP
6 1 (0.47%) Network Security
6 1 (0.47%) SSL
6 1 (0.47%) SAN
6 1 (0.47%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (37.09%) SQL Server
2 69 (32.39%) Relational Database
3 29 (13.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (9.86%) MySQL
5 9 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (4.23%) RDBMS
6 7 (3.29%) DB2
7 3 (1.41%) Big Data
8 2 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.47%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.47%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.47%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.47%) SAP BI
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 50 (23.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 34 (15.96%) Visual Studio
3 29 (13.62%) Subversion
4 1 (0.47%) Eclipse
General
1 43 (20.19%) Finance
2 20 (9.39%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.29%) Billing
4 6 (2.82%) Legal
5 5 (2.35%) Banking
6 4 (1.88%) Retail
6 4 (1.88%) Publishing
7 3 (1.41%) Games
8 1 (0.47%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (48.83%) .NET
2 69 (32.39%) Web Services
3 58 (27.23%) ASP.NET
4 49 (23.00%) WCF
5 46 (21.60%) .NET Framework
6 37 (17.37%) XML
7 36 (16.90%) Middleware
8 26 (12.21%) WinForms
9 19 (8.92%) Silverlight
10 17 (7.98%) WPF
11 15 (7.04%) LINQ
11 15 (7.04%) LINQ to SQL
11 15 (7.04%) ADO.NET
12 12 (5.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 10 (4.69%) J2EE
14 9 (4.23%) HTML
14 9 (4.23%) CSS
14 9 (4.23%) Ajax
15 7 (3.29%) JMS
15 7 (3.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 53 (24.88%) N-Tier
2 42 (19.72%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (8.45%) Open Source
4 11 (5.16%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.76%) PKI
6 6 (2.82%) Enterprise Storage
7 5 (2.35%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.88%) SWIFT
8 4 (1.88%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.41%) EPoS
9 3 (1.41%) Blog
10 2 (0.94%) Online Games
10 2 (0.94%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.94%) Kindle
10 2 (0.94%) Web 2.0
11 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.47%) Replication
11 1 (0.47%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 35 (16.43%) Windows
2 7 (3.29%) Linux
3 3 (1.41%) UNIX
4 2 (0.94%) AIX
4 2 (0.94%) HPUX
4 2 (0.94%) Solaris
5 1 (0.47%) GCOS
5 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (40.85%) SOA
2 52 (24.41%) Continuous Integration
3 46 (21.60%) Scrum
4 45 (21.13%) TDD
5 41 (19.25%) Business Analysis
6 40 (18.78%) Technical Architecture
6 40 (18.78%) Product Management
7 38 (17.84%) Project Management
8 35 (16.43%) Software Engineering
9 34 (15.96%) TOGAF
10 29 (13.62%) Multithreading
11 28 (13.15%) OO
12 26 (12.21%) Domain-Driven Design
13 25 (11.74%) Enterprise Architecture
13 25 (11.74%) Stakeholder Management
14 24 (11.27%) OOD
15 23 (10.80%) Unit Testing
16 22 (10.33%) Change Management
17 21 (9.86%) AOP
18 20 (9.39%) UML
Programming Languages
1 81 (38.03%) C#
2 47 (22.07%) Java
3 46 (21.60%) SQL
4 32 (15.02%) T-SQL
5 15 (7.04%) PHP
6 9 (4.23%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.41%) Delphi
7 3 (1.41%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.41%) XPath
8 2 (0.94%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.94%) C
8 2 (0.94%) XAML
9 1 (0.47%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 20 (9.39%) Degree
2 6 (2.82%) ISEB
3 2 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.94%) MCSE
4 1 (0.47%) MCSA
4 1 (0.47%) CCNA
4 1 (0.47%) MBA
4 1 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.47%) LPIC
4 1 (0.47%) HP AIS
4 1 (0.47%) HP ASE
4 1 (0.47%) NCDA
4 1 (0.47%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.82%) QA
2 2 (0.94%) COBIT
2 2 (0.94%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.47%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 15 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.35%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.94%) XenDesktop
3 2 (0.94%) vSphere
4 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.47%) XenApp
4 1 (0.47%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (0.47%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.47%) SCCM
1 1 (0.47%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 88 (41.31%) Microsoft
2 61 (28.64%) Oracle
3 17 (7.98%) VMware
4 16 (7.51%) Cisco
5 11 (5.16%) IBM
6 8 (3.76%) NetApp
7 7 (3.29%) TIBCO
7 7 (3.29%) SAP
7 7 (3.29%) EMC
7 7 (3.29%) Citrix
7 7 (3.29%) Juniper
8 5 (2.35%) JBoss
9 4 (1.88%) HP
9 4 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.41%) Sybase
11 2 (0.94%) Business Objects
11 2 (0.94%) Dell
11 2 (0.94%) Hitachi
11 2 (0.94%) Symantec
12 1 (0.47%) ATG
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: US$45000 - US$50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Talent Source Global
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Mothercare
Salary: Competitive salary & benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bedfordshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
easyJet
Posted: 10 days ago
Luton
easyJet
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £40,000 - £44,400 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 28 days ago