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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 174 160 180
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 88 123 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.18% 1.46% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 1.53% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 66 105 74
Average salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £42,500 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £64,000 £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
7130 8031 7928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.00% 95.44% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5893 6697 6916
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +23 37 £59,000 +38.82% 7
Hertfordshire -20 22 £70,000 +7.69% 4
Bedfordshire -13 20 £70,000 +21.73% 4
Suffolk +15 11 £65,000 -13.33% 1
Norfolk - 5 £55,000 -
Essex 0 4 £77,500 +3.33% 3
Solutions Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 68 (32.85%) SOA
2 66 (31.88%) Oracle
3 54 (26.09%) .NET
3 54 (26.09%) TOGAF
4 52 (25.12%) Finance
5 51 (24.64%) Java
6 50 (24.15%) Microsoft
7 45 (21.74%) C#
8 43 (20.77%) Agile Software Development
9 41 (19.81%) SQL Server
9 41 (19.81%) Stakeholder Management
10 40 (19.32%) XML
11 39 (18.84%) Windows
12 38 (18.36%) Web Services
13 34 (16.43%) Relational Database
14 33 (15.94%) MS Excel
15 31 (14.98%) SharePoint
16 30 (14.49%) Enterprise Software
17 27 (13.04%) Zachman Framework
18 26 (12.56%) QA
19 24 (11.59%) SQL
19 24 (11.59%) Internet
20 23 (11.11%) TDD
21 22 (10.63%) N-Tier
22 21 (10.14%) Unit Testing
23 19 (9.18%) Team Foundation Server
23 19 (9.18%) Middleware
24 18 (8.70%) Management Information System
24 18 (8.70%) E-Commerce
24 18 (8.70%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (14.98%) SharePoint
2 18 (8.70%) WebLogic
3 17 (8.21%) BizTalk Server
4 16 (7.73%) WebSphere
5 11 (5.31%) WebSphere Application Server
5 11 (5.31%) MQSeries
6 8 (3.86%) MS Exchange
7 7 (3.38%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.93%) Node.js
9 3 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.45%) NServiceBus
10 2 (0.97%) Lotus Domino
10 2 (0.97%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.48%) SAP Portal
11 1 (0.48%) LiveLink
11 1 (0.48%) Apache
11 1 (0.48%) Documentum
11 1 (0.48%) OpenStack
Applications
1 33 (15.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (4.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.48%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.86%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (3.38%) SaaS
3 6 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.93%) OpenShift
4 4 (1.93%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.97%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (0.97%) Office 365
5 2 (0.97%) PaaS
6 1 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.48%) IaaS
6 1 (0.48%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.48%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 24 (11.59%) Internet
2 15 (7.25%) WAN
3 12 (5.80%) SSL
4 11 (5.31%) LAN
5 8 (3.86%) SAN
6 6 (2.90%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (2.90%) MPLS
7 5 (2.42%) Firewall
8 3 (1.45%) LTE
8 3 (1.45%) SS7
8 3 (1.45%) INAP
8 3 (1.45%) VoLTE
9 1 (0.48%) VLAN
9 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (19.81%) SQL Server
2 34 (16.43%) Relational Database
3 11 (5.31%) DB2
4 8 (3.86%) NonStop SQL
5 7 (3.38%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.90%) Couchbase
7 4 (1.93%) MySQL
7 4 (1.93%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (1.93%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.48%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.48%) Big Data
8 1 (0.48%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 19 (9.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (4.83%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.42%) NUnit
3 5 (2.42%) JUnit
3 5 (2.42%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.42%) SpecFlow
4 3 (1.45%) Selenium
4 3 (1.45%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.97%) ERwin
6 1 (0.48%) Subversion
6 1 (0.48%) NWDS
6 1 (0.48%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 52 (25.12%) Finance
2 10 (4.83%) Banking
3 9 (4.35%) Retail
4 7 (3.38%) Electronics
5 6 (2.90%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.90%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.93%) Automotive
6 4 (1.93%) Marketing
7 3 (1.45%) Billing
8 2 (0.97%) Legal
8 2 (0.97%) Games
9 1 (0.48%) Military
9 1 (0.48%) Local Government
9 1 (0.48%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.48%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (26.09%) .NET
2 40 (19.32%) XML
3 38 (18.36%) Web Services
4 19 (9.18%) Middleware
5 14 (6.76%) J2EE
5 14 (6.76%) Spring
6 12 (5.80%) RESTful
6 12 (5.80%) Application Packaging
7 11 (5.31%) JMS
8 9 (4.35%) SOAP
9 7 (3.38%) J2SE
9 7 (3.38%) ASP.NET
10 6 (2.90%) .NET Framework
11 5 (2.42%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (2.42%) XSD
11 5 (2.42%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (1.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (1.93%) WSDL
12 4 (1.93%) jQuery
12 4 (1.93%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 30 (14.49%) Enterprise Software
2 22 (10.63%) N-Tier
3 18 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 18 (8.70%) Open Source
4 16 (7.73%) PKI
5 10 (4.83%) Mobile App
6 7 (3.38%) SWIFT
7 5 (2.42%) Clustering
7 5 (2.42%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.97%) Chromecast
8 2 (0.97%) Apple TV
8 2 (0.97%) PlayStation
8 2 (0.97%) Internet of Things
8 2 (0.97%) Over-the-Top Content
8 2 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.97%) Xbox
8 2 (0.97%) Streaming Video
8 2 (0.97%) IPTV
8 2 (0.97%) STB
9 1 (0.48%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 39 (18.84%) Windows
2 16 (7.73%) Linux
3 11 (5.31%) UNIX
4 5 (2.42%) Oracle Linux
4 5 (2.42%) Solaris
5 3 (1.45%) Android
5 3 (1.45%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (32.85%) SOA
2 54 (26.09%) TOGAF
3 43 (20.77%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (19.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (13.04%) Zachman Framework
6 23 (11.11%) TDD
7 21 (10.14%) Unit Testing
8 18 (8.70%) E-Commerce
8 18 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (8.21%) Refactoring
9 17 (8.21%) AOP
9 17 (8.21%) Change Management
10 16 (7.73%) UML
11 15 (7.25%) Project Planning
11 15 (7.25%) Enterprise Architecture
12 14 (6.76%) Scrum
12 14 (6.76%) CRM
12 14 (6.76%) Software Architecture
13 12 (5.80%) OO
14 11 (5.31%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 51 (24.64%) Java
2 45 (21.74%) C#
3 24 (11.59%) SQL
4 4 (1.93%) C++
4 4 (1.93%) JavaScript
4 4 (1.93%) C
5 2 (0.97%) ABAP
6 1 (0.48%) Ruby
6 1 (0.48%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.48%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (6.28%) Degree
2 9 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.93%) CCNA
3 4 (1.93%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.93%) JNCIA
4 2 (0.97%) ISEB
4 2 (0.97%) MCPD
5 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.48%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (12.56%) QA
2 12 (5.80%) ISO 8583
3 4 (1.93%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (5.31%) vSphere
2 5 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.42%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.93%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.97%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.48%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (2.90%) SCCM
2 3 (1.45%) Puppet
3 1 (0.48%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 66 (31.88%) Oracle
2 50 (24.15%) Microsoft
3 18 (8.70%) HP
4 17 (8.21%) VMware
5 16 (7.73%) TIBCO
5 16 (7.73%) IBM
6 15 (7.25%) SAP
7 11 (5.31%) Cisco
7 11 (5.31%) Citrix
8 7 (3.38%) CheckPoint
8 7 (3.38%) NetApp
9 6 (2.90%) 3PAR
10 5 (2.42%) Atlassian
10 5 (2.42%) Sun
11 4 (1.93%) WorldPay
11 4 (1.93%) Sybase
11 4 (1.93%) Juniper
11 4 (1.93%) Autodesk
11 4 (1.93%) webMethods
11 4 (1.93%) PTC
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ashdown Group
Salary: car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Suffolk
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Advancing People Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £70,000 - £85,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 24 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £55,000 - £58,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 27 days ago