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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 142 165 207
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 121 82 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.52% 1.07% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 1.13% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 94 62 47
Average salary £70,000 £60,750 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.22% -6.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £46,250 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £75,000 £79,832
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7625 7277 8180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.67% 94.62% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6371 6247 6974
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Hertfordshire +12 63 £70,000 -5.08% 1
Bedfordshire -10 20 £57,500 -2.54% 4
Cambridgeshire +5 17 £58,000 +26.08% 4
Essex +7 13 £77,500 - 1
Norfolk - 5 £70,000 -
Suffolk -5 4 £47,500 -20.83%
Solutions Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 87 (36.40%) .NET
2 75 (31.38%) SOA
3 68 (28.45%) C#
4 65 (27.20%) Java
4 65 (27.20%) Microsoft
5 60 (25.10%) Finance
6 56 (23.43%) Oracle
7 52 (21.76%) SQL Server
8 48 (20.08%) Windows
9 44 (18.41%) Enterprise Software
10 40 (16.74%) Relational Database
11 39 (16.32%) ASP.NET
12 38 (15.90%) Middleware
12 38 (15.90%) TOGAF
13 37 (15.48%) Web Services
13 37 (15.48%) SQL
13 37 (15.48%) Product Management
14 36 (15.06%) SharePoint
14 36 (15.06%) WCF
15 35 (14.64%) MS Excel
16 32 (13.39%) .NET Framework
17 31 (12.97%) Team Foundation Server
18 29 (12.13%) Technical Architecture
18 29 (12.13%) Business Analysis
18 29 (12.13%) CRM
18 29 (12.13%) Project Management
19 28 (11.72%) Continuous Integration
20 24 (10.04%) BizTalk Server
20 24 (10.04%) N-Tier
20 24 (10.04%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 36 (15.06%) SharePoint
2 24 (10.04%) BizTalk Server
3 18 (7.53%) WebSphere
4 13 (5.44%) SharePoint Server
5 12 (5.02%) IIS
6 9 (3.77%) WebLogic
6 9 (3.77%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (2.51%) MQSeries
8 5 (2.09%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.42%) SAS
9 1 (0.42%) Lync
9 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 35 (14.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.42%) MS Project
3 1 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (3.77%) SAP CRM
2 6 (2.51%) HFM
3 4 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.84%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.84%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.42%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.26%) SaaS
1 3 (1.26%) PaaS
1 3 (1.26%) IaaS
2 1 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.42%) GitHub
2 1 (0.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.44%) Internet
2 11 (4.60%) Firewall
3 9 (3.77%) LTE
4 8 (3.35%) TCP/IP
5 7 (2.93%) VPN
5 7 (2.93%) SS7
5 7 (2.93%) INAP
5 7 (2.93%) VoLTE
6 6 (2.51%) DNS
7 5 (2.09%) LDAP
8 4 (1.67%) LAN
8 4 (1.67%) WAN
9 3 (1.26%) SSL
9 3 (1.26%) SAN
9 3 (1.26%) Wireless
10 2 (0.84%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (0.84%) 4G
10 2 (0.84%) 2G
10 2 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.84%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (21.76%) SQL Server
2 40 (16.74%) Relational Database
3 22 (9.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (6.28%) MySQL
5 11 (4.60%) EDRMS
6 10 (4.18%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (3.35%) SAP HANA
7 8 (3.35%) SAP BW
7 8 (3.35%) SAP BI
8 7 (2.93%) RDBMS
9 6 (2.51%) DB2
10 4 (1.67%) Big Data
10 4 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (1.26%) DTS
11 3 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.42%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 31 (12.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (8.79%) Visual Studio
2 21 (8.79%) Subversion
3 3 (1.26%) TeamCity
3 3 (1.26%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.42%) JUnit
4 1 (0.42%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.42%) Moq
4 1 (0.42%) Jasmine
General
1 60 (25.10%) Finance
2 21 (8.79%) Telecoms
3 13 (5.44%) Retail
4 8 (3.35%) Banking
4 8 (3.35%) Back Office
5 7 (2.93%) Billing
6 5 (2.09%) Marketing
7 3 (1.26%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.84%) Automotive
9 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.42%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (36.40%) .NET
2 39 (16.32%) ASP.NET
3 38 (15.90%) Middleware
4 37 (15.48%) Web Services
5 36 (15.06%) WCF
6 32 (13.39%) .NET Framework
7 23 (9.62%) WinForms
8 21 (8.79%) XML
9 10 (4.18%) ADO.NET
9 10 (4.18%) CSS
9 10 (4.18%) HTML
10 9 (3.77%) WPF
11 8 (3.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 8 (3.35%) Silverlight
11 8 (3.35%) LINQ
11 8 (3.35%) Ajax
11 8 (3.35%) J2EE
12 7 (2.93%) jQuery
12 7 (2.93%) LINQ to SQL
13 6 (2.51%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 44 (18.41%) Enterprise Software
2 24 (10.04%) N-Tier
3 21 (8.79%) Open Source
4 13 (5.44%) Computer Science
5 11 (4.60%) PKI
6 8 (3.35%) Taxonomies
7 7 (2.93%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.51%) SWIFT
8 6 (2.51%) FMCG
9 4 (1.67%) EPoS
10 3 (1.26%) Web 2.0
10 3 (1.26%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.26%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (0.84%) Kindle
11 2 (0.84%) Blog
11 2 (0.84%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.42%) EMV
12 1 (0.42%) EFT
12 1 (0.42%) Online Games
12 1 (0.42%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 48 (20.08%) Windows
2 8 (3.35%) Linux
3 5 (2.09%) UNIX
4 3 (1.26%) AIX
4 3 (1.26%) HPUX
4 3 (1.26%) Solaris
5 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.42%) GCOS
6 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (31.38%) SOA
2 38 (15.90%) TOGAF
3 37 (15.48%) Product Management
4 29 (12.13%) Technical Architecture
4 29 (12.13%) Business Analysis
4 29 (12.13%) CRM
4 29 (12.13%) Project Management
5 28 (11.72%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (10.04%) Scrum
7 23 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 23 (9.62%) Software Engineering
8 21 (8.79%) Multithreading
9 20 (8.37%) TDD
9 20 (8.37%) E-Commerce
10 18 (7.53%) Waterfall
10 18 (7.53%) MVC
11 17 (7.11%) Change Management
12 16 (6.69%) Data Modelling
13 15 (6.28%) OO
13 15 (6.28%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 68 (28.45%) C#
2 65 (27.20%) Java
3 37 (15.48%) SQL
4 21 (8.79%) T-SQL
5 15 (6.28%) JavaScript
6 10 (4.18%) PHP
7 6 (2.51%) ABAP
8 3 (1.26%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.42%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.42%) XAML
9 1 (0.42%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (8.79%) Degree
2 12 (5.02%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.35%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.09%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.67%) ISEB
6 3 (1.26%) CCNP
7 2 (0.84%) VCP5
7 2 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.84%) CCA
7 2 (0.84%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (0.84%) MCSE
8 1 (0.42%) CCNA
8 1 (0.42%) CCDA
8 1 (0.42%) CCIE
8 1 (0.42%) CCSP
8 1 (0.42%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.42%) CWNA
8 1 (0.42%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.09%) ISO 8583
2 2 (0.84%) COBIT
2 2 (0.84%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (5.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.35%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.42%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.67%) Puppet
2 1 (0.42%) MOM
Vendors
1 65 (27.20%) Microsoft
2 56 (23.43%) Oracle
3 22 (9.21%) SAP
4 19 (7.95%) Cisco
5 17 (7.11%) VMware
6 11 (4.60%) IBM
6 11 (4.60%) EMC
6 11 (4.60%) Citrix
7 9 (3.77%) Juniper
8 8 (3.35%) Open Text
9 6 (2.51%) Hyperion
9 6 (2.51%) TIBCO
9 6 (2.51%) JBoss
10 5 (2.09%) webMethods
11 4 (1.67%) HP
12 3 (1.26%) Sybase
12 3 (1.26%) Symantec
12 3 (1.26%) Dell
12 3 (1.26%) Cognizant
12 3 (1.26%) Hitachi
Cambridgeshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £42000 to £50000 per annum - generous benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cognizant
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Xchanging
Salary: Bens, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 23days
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cognizant
Posted: 11 days ago
Luton
easyJet
Posted: 13 days ago
Bedford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
comparethemarket.com
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago