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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 159 161 191
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 110 82 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.44% 1.15% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 1.20% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 83 68 67
Average salary £67,500 £61,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.31% +12.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £52,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £74,750
UK excluding London average salary £66,000 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+5.60% -3.84%
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
7333 6809 8838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.31% 95.50% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6003 5858 7526
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +10 51 £70,000 -6.66% 2
Cambridgeshire +14 23 £46,000 -5.15% 6
Essex +27 21 £80,000 - 5
Bedfordshire -21 11 £57,500 -2.54% 5
Suffolk -11 3 - - 2
Norfolk - 2 £76,250 -
Solutions Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 89 (36.33%) SOA
2 72 (29.39%) .NET
3 70 (28.57%) Finance
4 63 (25.71%) Microsoft
5 59 (24.08%) Java
6 53 (21.63%) Windows
7 52 (21.22%) C#
8 51 (20.82%) TOGAF
9 42 (17.14%) Oracle
10 36 (14.69%) CRM
10 36 (14.69%) Middleware
11 32 (13.06%) Enterprise Software
12 31 (12.65%) Product Management
12 31 (12.65%) SharePoint
13 30 (12.24%) SQL Server
13 30 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
14 29 (11.84%) SQL
15 28 (11.43%) MS Excel
15 28 (11.43%) UML
16 26 (10.61%) Mentoring
16 26 (10.61%) E-Commerce
17 25 (10.20%) SAP
18 23 (9.39%) ASP.NET
18 23 (9.39%) Project Management
18 23 (9.39%) Migration
18 23 (9.39%) Security Cleared
19 22 (8.98%) Relational Database
19 22 (8.98%) WCF
19 22 (8.98%) Technical Architecture
20 21 (8.57%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 31 (12.65%) SharePoint
2 17 (6.94%) SharePoint Server
2 17 (6.94%) WebSphere
3 8 (3.27%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (2.45%) WebLogic
4 6 (2.45%) IIS
5 5 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (1.63%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (1.63%) MQSeries
7 2 (0.82%) CMS
7 2 (0.82%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.41%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.41%) Lync
8 1 (0.41%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 28 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.41%) MS Project
3 1 (0.41%) MS Office
3 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (3.67%) SAP CRM
2 6 (2.45%) HFM
3 4 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.82%) SAP MM
4 2 (0.82%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.41%) Magento
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.41%) Office 365
2 1 (0.41%) IaaS
2 1 (0.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.94%) Firewall
2 15 (6.12%) SAN
3 12 (4.90%) LAN
3 12 (4.90%) WAN
4 10 (4.08%) TCP/IP
5 9 (3.67%) VPN
5 9 (3.67%) SSL
6 7 (2.86%) Internet
7 5 (2.04%) DNS
7 5 (2.04%) MPLS
7 5 (2.04%) OSPF
8 4 (1.63%) VLAN
8 4 (1.63%) BGP
8 4 (1.63%) FWSM
8 4 (1.63%) Multicast
8 4 (1.63%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (1.22%) Wireless
10 2 (0.82%) 2G
10 2 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.82%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 22 (8.98%) Relational Database
3 16 (6.53%) EDRMS
4 13 (5.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (3.27%) SAP BW
5 8 (3.27%) SAP BI
5 8 (3.27%) SAP HANA
6 7 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.45%) MySQL
8 5 (2.04%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.63%) DB2
10 3 (1.22%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.22%) Big Data
10 3 (1.22%) DTS
10 3 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (6.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (4.90%) Visual Studio
2 12 (4.90%) Subversion
3 3 (1.22%) TeamCity
3 3 (1.22%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.41%) Moq
4 1 (0.41%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.41%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.41%) JUnit
General
1 70 (28.57%) Finance
2 17 (6.94%) Retail
2 17 (6.94%) Telecoms
3 13 (5.31%) Back Office
4 11 (4.49%) Banking
5 9 (3.67%) Aerospace
6 5 (2.04%) Marketing
7 2 (0.82%) Publishing
7 2 (0.82%) Automotive
8 1 (0.41%) Games
8 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (29.39%) .NET
2 36 (14.69%) Middleware
3 23 (9.39%) ASP.NET
4 22 (8.98%) WCF
5 21 (8.57%) Web Services
6 18 (7.35%) .NET Framework
7 14 (5.71%) XML
7 14 (5.71%) WinForms
8 8 (3.27%) CSS
8 8 (3.27%) HTML
8 8 (3.27%) jQuery
9 6 (2.45%) Ajax
9 6 (2.45%) ADO.NET
10 5 (2.04%) HTML5
10 5 (2.04%) J2EE
11 4 (1.63%) JSON
11 4 (1.63%) LINQ
11 4 (1.63%) WPF
11 4 (1.63%) Silverlight
11 4 (1.63%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (13.06%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (6.94%) Open Source
3 13 (5.31%) Management Information System
3 13 (5.31%) Taxonomies
4 12 (4.90%) N-Tier
4 12 (4.90%) Computer Science
5 10 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (3.67%) PKI
7 6 (2.45%) FMCG
8 5 (2.04%) SWIFT
9 4 (1.63%) EPoS
10 3 (1.22%) Web 2.0
11 2 (0.82%) Blog
11 2 (0.82%) E-Learning
11 2 (0.82%) Replication
12 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Storage
12 1 (0.41%) Kindle
12 1 (0.41%) Online Games
12 1 (0.41%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 53 (21.63%) Windows
2 6 (2.45%) UNIX
3 4 (1.63%) Linux
4 3 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.22%) AIX
4 3 (1.22%) HPUX
4 3 (1.22%) Solaris
5 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.41%) GCOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (36.33%) SOA
2 51 (20.82%) TOGAF
3 36 (14.69%) CRM
4 31 (12.65%) Product Management
5 30 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 28 (11.43%) UML
7 26 (10.61%) Mentoring
7 26 (10.61%) E-Commerce
8 23 (9.39%) Project Management
8 23 (9.39%) Migration
9 22 (8.98%) Technical Architecture
10 21 (8.57%) MVC
10 21 (8.57%) Waterfall
11 20 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (8.16%) Business Analysis
12 17 (6.94%) Enterprise Architecture
12 17 (6.94%) Line Management
13 16 (6.53%) Scrum
13 16 (6.53%) Systems Analysis
13 16 (6.53%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 59 (24.08%) Java
2 52 (21.22%) C#
3 29 (11.84%) SQL
4 14 (5.71%) JavaScript
5 12 (4.90%) T-SQL
6 8 (3.27%) PHP
7 6 (2.45%) ABAP
8 3 (1.22%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.82%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.82%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (9.39%) Security Cleared
2 13 (5.31%) SC Cleared
2 13 (5.31%) Degree
3 8 (3.27%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (2.45%) CCNP
5 4 (1.63%) CCSP
5 4 (1.63%) CCDA
6 3 (1.22%) ISEB
7 2 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.82%) CCA
7 2 (0.82%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (0.82%) MCSE
7 2 (0.82%) VCP5
8 1 (0.41%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.41%) CCNA
8 1 (0.41%) CCIE
8 1 (0.41%) MBA
8 1 (0.41%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.63%) ISO 8583
2 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.41%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (3.67%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.86%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.41%) KVM
4 1 (0.41%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (2.45%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (2.45%) Puppet
2 1 (0.41%) MOM
Vendors
1 63 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 42 (17.14%) Oracle
3 25 (10.20%) SAP
4 19 (7.76%) Cisco
5 17 (6.94%) EMC
6 16 (6.53%) VMware
7 14 (5.71%) Citrix
8 13 (5.31%) Open Text
9 10 (4.08%) webMethods
9 10 (4.08%) TIBCO
10 9 (3.67%) Juniper
11 8 (3.27%) IBM
12 6 (2.45%) Hyperion
12 6 (2.45%) Cognizant
13 5 (2.04%) F5
14 4 (1.63%) HP
15 3 (1.22%) JBoss
15 3 (1.22%) Sybase
15 3 (1.22%) Hitachi
15 3 (1.22%) Dell
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Salary: £550 - £650 per hour
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