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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 149 156 147
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 113 102 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.55% 1.43% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 1.49% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 81 75 118
Average salary £72,500 £65,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £44,200 £52,200
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £66,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
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
6976 6851 7835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.86% 95.75% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5618 5611 6746
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
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 4 March 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 4 March 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
Hertfordshire +13 41 £70,000 +3.70% 7
Bedfordshire -11 27 £65,000 -3.70% 3
Cambridgeshire +7 26 £75,000 +31.00% 5
Norfolk +16 15 - -
Essex -1 15 £90,000 +38.46% 2
Suffolk -2 4 £55,000 -26.66% 2
Solutions Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 91 (36.84%) SOA
2 69 (27.94%) Java
2 69 (27.94%) Finance
3 68 (27.53%) TOGAF
4 66 (26.72%) Oracle
5 57 (23.08%) .NET
6 54 (21.86%) Microsoft
7 47 (19.03%) Stakeholder Management
8 46 (18.62%) C#
9 39 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
10 37 (14.98%) XML
10 37 (14.98%) Middleware
11 36 (14.57%) UML
12 34 (13.77%) Windows
12 34 (13.77%) Web Services
13 33 (13.36%) WebSphere
14 32 (12.96%) TIBCO
15 30 (12.15%) Management Information System
16 29 (11.74%) Enterprise Software
16 29 (11.74%) Relational Database
17 27 (10.93%) IBM
17 27 (10.93%) Open Source
18 24 (9.72%) SQL Server
18 24 (9.72%) E-Commerce
19 23 (9.31%) PKI
20 22 (8.91%) Software Architecture
21 21 (8.50%) WebLogic
22 20 (8.10%) MS Excel
22 20 (8.10%) CRM
22 20 (8.10%) SSL

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 33 (13.36%) WebSphere
2 21 (8.50%) WebLogic
3 18 (7.29%) MQSeries
3 18 (7.29%) WebSphere Application Server
4 14 (5.67%) SharePoint
5 8 (3.24%) CMS
6 6 (2.43%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (2.43%) Node.js
6 6 (2.43%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.62%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.21%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.81%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.81%) TeamSite
9 2 (0.81%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.40%) SAP Portal
10 1 (0.40%) Drupal
10 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.40%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.40%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.40%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 20 (8.10%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.83%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.83%) OpenShift
3 6 (2.43%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.21%) SaaS
5 2 (0.81%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (0.81%) ElastiCache
5 2 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.40%) PaaS
6 1 (0.40%) GitHub
6 1 (0.40%) Office 365
6 1 (0.40%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.10%) SSL
2 17 (6.88%) WAN
3 15 (6.07%) SAN
4 14 (5.67%) LAN
5 12 (4.86%) Internet
6 8 (3.24%) Firewall
7 7 (2.83%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (2.02%) MPLS
9 4 (1.62%) TCP/IP
9 4 (1.62%) VPN
10 3 (1.21%) INAP
10 3 (1.21%) SS7
10 3 (1.21%) DNS
10 3 (1.21%) LTE
10 3 (1.21%) VoLTE
11 1 (0.40%) Wireless
11 1 (0.40%) OSPF
11 1 (0.40%) BGP
11 1 (0.40%) ATM
11 1 (0.40%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (11.74%) Relational Database
2 24 (9.72%) SQL Server
3 18 (7.29%) DB2
4 9 (3.64%) Couchbase
4 9 (3.64%) Oracle Database
5 8 (3.24%) NonStop SQL
6 4 (1.62%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.62%) MySQL
6 4 (1.62%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (1.21%) EDRMS
7 3 (1.21%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.40%) Big Data
8 1 (0.40%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 12 (4.86%) Git (software)
2 8 (3.24%) Jenkins
2 8 (3.24%) SpecFlow
2 8 (3.24%) NUnit
2 8 (3.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (3.24%) JUnit
3 6 (2.43%) Cucumber
3 6 (2.43%) Selenium
4 1 (0.40%) Subversion
4 1 (0.40%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.40%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (0.40%) NWDS
General
1 69 (27.94%) Finance
2 20 (8.10%) Retail
3 12 (4.86%) Banking
4 7 (2.83%) Marketing
5 6 (2.43%) Publishing
5 6 (2.43%) Legal
6 5 (2.02%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.02%) Military
7 4 (1.62%) Billing
7 4 (1.62%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.62%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.21%) Back Office
8 3 (1.21%) Law
8 3 (1.21%) Electronics
9 1 (0.40%) Automotive
9 1 (0.40%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (23.08%) .NET
2 37 (14.98%) XML
2 37 (14.98%) Middleware
3 34 (13.77%) Web Services
4 19 (7.69%) Spring
5 18 (7.29%) JMS
6 17 (6.88%) Application Packaging
7 14 (5.67%) RESTful
8 12 (4.86%) J2EE
9 8 (3.24%) ASP.NET
10 6 (2.43%) .NET Framework
11 5 (2.02%) XSD
12 4 (1.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (1.62%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (1.62%) JSON
13 3 (1.21%) HTML
13 3 (1.21%) SOAP
13 3 (1.21%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (1.21%) WCF
13 3 (1.21%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.15%) Management Information System
2 29 (11.74%) Enterprise Software
3 27 (10.93%) Open Source
4 23 (9.31%) PKI
5 13 (5.26%) N-Tier
6 12 (4.86%) SWIFT
7 6 (2.43%) E-Learning
8 5 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.21%) Taxonomies
10 2 (0.81%) Internet of Things
10 2 (0.81%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.81%) Clustering
10 2 (0.81%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.40%) LIMS
11 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.40%) Web 2.0
11 1 (0.40%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 34 (13.77%) Windows
2 15 (6.07%) Linux
3 6 (2.43%) UNIX
4 2 (0.81%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (0.81%) Solaris
5 1 (0.40%) Android
5 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (36.84%) SOA
2 68 (27.53%) TOGAF
3 47 (19.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 39 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (14.57%) UML
6 24 (9.72%) E-Commerce
7 22 (8.91%) Software Architecture
8 20 (8.10%) CRM
9 19 (7.69%) Programme Management
10 18 (7.29%) Migration
11 17 (6.88%) ITIL
12 16 (6.48%) Enterprise Architecture
12 16 (6.48%) OO
13 15 (6.07%) ERP
13 15 (6.07%) Technical Architecture
14 13 (5.26%) TDD
14 13 (5.26%) Business Transformation
15 12 (4.86%) Waterfall
16 11 (4.45%) Disaster Recovery
16 11 (4.45%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 69 (27.94%) Java
2 46 (18.62%) C#
3 11 (4.45%) SQL
4 7 (2.83%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.21%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.21%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.81%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.81%) ABAP
7 1 (0.40%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.40%) C
7 1 (0.40%) C++
7 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.40%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (2.43%) Degree
1 6 (2.43%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.62%) JNCIA
3 4 (1.62%) CCNA
4 3 (1.21%) ISEB
4 3 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.21%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.81%) MCPD
5 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.40%) CCSP
6 1 (0.40%) CCNP
6 1 (0.40%) CCDA
6 1 (0.40%) VCP4
6 1 (0.40%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.10%) QA
2 17 (6.88%) ISO 8583
3 6 (2.43%) SLA
4 4 (1.62%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (4.05%) vSphere
2 8 (3.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.62%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.21%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.40%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (3.64%) Puppet
2 6 (2.43%) SCCM
3 3 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.40%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 66 (26.72%) Oracle
2 54 (21.86%) Microsoft
3 32 (12.96%) TIBCO
4 27 (10.93%) IBM
5 20 (8.10%) HP
6 18 (7.29%) VMware
7 13 (5.26%) Cisco
7 13 (5.26%) SAP
7 13 (5.26%) webMethods
8 12 (4.86%) Citrix
9 7 (2.83%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (2.83%) NetApp
10 6 (2.43%) 3PAR
11 5 (2.02%) Juniper
12 4 (1.62%) Sybase
12 4 (1.62%) EMC
13 3 (1.21%) Open Text
14 2 (0.81%) Teradata
14 2 (0.81%) Atlassian
14 2 (0.81%) Sun
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