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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 137 148 178
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 134 121 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.77% 1.51% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 1.58% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 105 94 63
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £61,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +13.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,400 £51,000 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £81,500 £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
7185 7650 7291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.99% 95.73% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6009 6395 6249
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 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +49 59 £57,500 -0.86% 3
Bedfordshire +11 27 £55,000 -4.34%
Hertfordshire -46 24 £72,500 +3.57% 2
Essex +2 20 £73,500 +5.00%
Suffolk +3 7 £65,000 +36.84% 2
Solutions Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 66 (28.45%) SOA
2 63 (27.16%) Microsoft
3 60 (25.86%) TOGAF
4 58 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (25.00%) Oracle
5 57 (24.57%) .NET
6 52 (22.41%) Finance
7 48 (20.69%) SQL Server
8 43 (18.53%) Web Services
8 43 (18.53%) Windows
9 41 (17.67%) Java
10 40 (17.24%) Zachman Framework
11 38 (16.38%) MS Excel
12 36 (15.52%) C#
12 36 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
13 35 (15.09%) SQL
14 34 (14.66%) VMware
15 33 (14.22%) Enterprise Software
16 32 (13.79%) SAP
17 31 (13.36%) XML
17 31 (13.36%) SharePoint
18 30 (12.93%) SDLC
19 25 (10.78%) Relational Database
19 25 (10.78%) Project Management
20 23 (9.91%) Internet
20 23 (9.91%) UML
21 22 (9.48%) TDD
21 22 (9.48%) Unit Testing
21 22 (9.48%) SaaS
22 21 (9.05%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 31 (13.36%) SharePoint
2 21 (9.05%) BizTalk Server
3 13 (5.60%) MS Exchange
3 13 (5.60%) WebLogic
4 11 (4.74%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.16%) IIS
5 5 (2.16%) JBoss
5 5 (2.16%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.72%) CMS
6 4 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.29%) Node.js
7 3 (1.29%) NServiceBus
7 3 (1.29%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (1.29%) Lotus Domino
7 3 (1.29%) MQSeries
8 2 (0.86%) Apache
8 2 (0.86%) SAS
8 2 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 38 (16.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (5.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (3.02%) 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 22 (9.48%) SaaS
2 13 (5.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.16%) IaaS
5 4 (1.72%) OpenShift
6 3 (1.29%) Office 365
7 2 (0.86%) PaaS
8 1 (0.43%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.43%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 23 (9.91%) Internet
2 15 (6.47%) WAN
3 13 (5.60%) LAN
4 8 (3.45%) SSL
4 8 (3.45%) SAN
5 5 (2.16%) Firewall
6 4 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (1.72%) MPLS
7 3 (1.29%) SS7
7 3 (1.29%) INAP
7 3 (1.29%) VoLTE
7 3 (1.29%) LTE
7 3 (1.29%) NAS
8 2 (0.86%) Network Security
9 1 (0.43%) VLAN
9 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 25 (10.78%) Relational Database
3 8 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 8 (3.45%) NonStop SQL
4 6 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.16%) EDRMS
5 5 (2.16%) DTS
5 5 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (1.72%) Couchbase
7 3 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.29%) DB2
7 3 (1.29%) MySQL
7 3 (1.29%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.43%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 16 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (4.31%) Git (software)
3 9 (3.88%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.16%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (2.16%) TeamCity
5 4 (1.72%) Cucumber
5 4 (1.72%) SpecFlow
5 4 (1.72%) JUnit
5 4 (1.72%) NUnit
5 4 (1.72%) Selenium
6 3 (1.29%) ERwin
7 1 (0.43%) JDeveloper
General
1 52 (22.41%) Finance
2 17 (7.33%) Banking
3 11 (4.74%) Retail
3 11 (4.74%) Marketing
4 8 (3.45%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.16%) Electronics
5 5 (2.16%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.72%) Automotive
7 3 (1.29%) Front Office
7 3 (1.29%) Billing
8 2 (0.86%) Local Government
8 2 (0.86%) Games
9 1 (0.43%) Back Office
9 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (24.57%) .NET
2 43 (18.53%) Web Services
3 31 (13.36%) XML
4 11 (4.74%) J2EE
4 11 (4.74%) J2SE
5 10 (4.31%) SOAP
5 10 (4.31%) RESTful
6 8 (3.45%) Spring
6 8 (3.45%) Application Packaging
7 7 (3.02%) WSDL
8 6 (2.59%) Middleware
8 6 (2.59%) .NET Framework
9 5 (2.16%) ASP.NET
9 5 (2.16%) XSD
10 3 (1.29%) WCF
10 3 (1.29%) jQuery
10 3 (1.29%) JMS
10 3 (1.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (1.29%) REST
10 3 (1.29%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (14.22%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (8.62%) Data Centre
3 19 (8.19%) N-Tier
4 13 (5.60%) Management Information System
5 12 (5.17%) Clustering
6 9 (3.88%) Mobile App
7 8 (3.45%) PKI
8 4 (1.72%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.72%) SWIFT
9 3 (1.29%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.86%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.86%) Chromecast
10 2 (0.86%) Apple TV
10 2 (0.86%) PlayStation
10 2 (0.86%) Xbox
10 2 (0.86%) Over-the-Top Content
10 2 (0.86%) IPTV
10 2 (0.86%) STB
10 2 (0.86%) Streaming Video
10 2 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 43 (18.53%) Windows
2 20 (8.62%) Linux
3 17 (7.33%) UNIX
4 11 (4.74%) Solaris
5 9 (3.88%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.86%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.86%) Android
7 2 (0.86%) AIX
7 2 (0.86%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (28.45%) SOA
2 60 (25.86%) TOGAF
3 58 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (17.24%) Zachman Framework
5 36 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 30 (12.93%) SDLC
7 25 (10.78%) Project Management
8 23 (9.91%) UML
9 22 (9.48%) TDD
9 22 (9.48%) Unit Testing
10 19 (8.19%) E-Commerce
11 18 (7.76%) OO
12 17 (7.33%) CRM
12 17 (7.33%) Scrum
12 17 (7.33%) Enterprise Architecture
13 16 (6.90%) Refactoring
13 16 (6.90%) AOP
13 16 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (6.90%) Change Management
13 16 (6.90%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 41 (17.67%) Java
2 36 (15.52%) C#
3 35 (15.09%) SQL
4 4 (1.72%) C++
4 4 (1.72%) C
5 2 (0.86%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.43%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.43%) XQuery
6 1 (0.43%) XPath
Qualifications
1 21 (9.05%) Degree
2 9 (3.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.86%) CCNA
4 2 (0.86%) JNCIA
5 1 (0.43%) CCIE
5 1 (0.43%) CCNP
5 1 (0.43%) MBA
5 1 (0.43%) CCDE
5 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.47%) QA
2 8 (3.45%) ISO 8583
3 5 (2.16%) SLA
4 2 (0.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (8.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (3.88%) vSphere
3 7 (3.02%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.72%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.29%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.29%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (3.88%) Puppet
2 4 (1.72%) SCCM
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.43%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 63 (27.16%) Microsoft
2 58 (25.00%) Oracle
3 34 (14.66%) VMware
4 32 (13.79%) SAP
5 19 (8.19%) HP
6 17 (7.33%) Cisco
7 12 (5.17%) CheckPoint
8 9 (3.88%) IBM
8 9 (3.88%) Sun
9 7 (3.02%) Citrix
9 7 (3.02%) webMethods
9 7 (3.02%) Atlassian
10 6 (2.59%) WorldPay
11 5 (2.16%) TIBCO
11 5 (2.16%) NetApp
11 5 (2.16%) Sybase
12 4 (1.72%) Juniper
12 4 (1.72%) PTC
12 4 (1.72%) Autodesk
12 4 (1.72%) 3PAR
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