The table below looks at the statistics for the Principal Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Principal Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Principal Solutions Architect
Rank 831 860 857
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Solutions Architect 21 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.003% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.003% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 6
Average salary £85,000 £70,000 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £85,000 £70,000 -
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
Principal Solutions Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
95146 98530 96981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.55% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 78725 80421 81983
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Principal Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Principal Solutions Architect in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Principal Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Principal Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Principal Solutions Architect across the England region.

Principal Solutions Architect Salary Trend in England

Principal Solutions Architect
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Principal Solutions Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 27 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
South East +12 19 £85,000 -
Principal Solutions Architect
UK

Principal Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Principal 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 Principal Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (43.24%) Degree
3 15 (40.54%) Computer Science
4 14 (37.84%) Open Source
5 13 (35.14%) Marketing
5 13 (35.14%) TOGAF
6 12 (32.43%) Telecoms
7 11 (29.73%) Zachman Framework
7 11 (29.73%) Internet
7 11 (29.73%) Oracle
7 11 (29.73%) SOA
8 8 (21.62%) ITIL
9 7 (18.92%) Broadband
9 7 (18.92%) Middleware
9 7 (18.92%) Finance
9 7 (18.92%) Network Management
9 7 (18.92%) OpenStack
9 7 (18.92%) Software-Defined Networking
10 6 (16.22%) Internet of Things
10 6 (16.22%) Big Data
10 6 (16.22%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (16.22%) Manufacturing
10 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
11 5 (13.51%) UML
11 5 (13.51%) Scrum
11 5 (13.51%) Retail
11 5 (13.51%) Local Government
11 5 (13.51%) SysML
11 5 (13.51%) COBIT
11 5 (13.51%) Mandarin Language

Principal Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Principal 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 Principal Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (18.92%) OpenStack
2 2 (5.41%) Apache
3 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.70%) Lync
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (8.11%) IaaS
3 2 (5.41%) SaaS
4 1 (2.70%) Office 365
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (29.73%) Internet
2 7 (18.92%) Broadband
2 7 (18.92%) Software-Defined Networking
3 2 (5.41%) CTI
3 2 (5.41%) MPLS
3 2 (5.41%) OSPF
3 2 (5.41%) BGP
3 2 (5.41%) RTP
3 2 (5.41%) SS7
3 2 (5.41%) Firewall
3 2 (5.41%) Cisco ICM
3 2 (5.41%) VLAN
3 2 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.70%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.70%) LAN
4 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) Big Data
2 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.41%) Hadoop
General
1 13 (35.14%) Marketing
2 12 (32.43%) Telecoms
3 7 (18.92%) Finance
4 6 (16.22%) Manufacturing
5 5 (13.51%) Mandarin Language
5 5 (13.51%) Cantonese Language
5 5 (13.51%) German Language
5 5 (13.51%) Retail
5 5 (13.51%) Local Government
6 4 (10.81%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) Middleware
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 15 (40.54%) Computer Science
2 14 (37.84%) Open Source
3 6 (16.22%) Internet of Things
4 5 (13.51%) Machine to Machine
5 4 (10.81%) Data Integration
6 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
7 2 (5.41%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (35.14%) TOGAF
3 11 (29.73%) Zachman Framework
3 11 (29.73%) SOA
4 8 (21.62%) ITIL
5 7 (18.92%) Network Management
6 5 (13.51%) ArchiMate
6 5 (13.51%) Cyber Security
6 5 (13.51%) BPMN
6 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (13.51%) UML
6 5 (13.51%) Scrum
6 5 (13.51%) SysML
7 4 (10.81%) Project Management
8 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
8 3 (8.11%) Data Security
8 3 (8.11%) Information Security
8 3 (8.11%) Business Development
9 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
9 2 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) Java
2 2 (5.41%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 16 (43.24%) Degree
2 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) MCSE
3 1 (2.70%) MCSA
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) MCTS
3 1 (2.70%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Oracle
2 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.11%) SAP
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco
4 2 (5.41%) VMware
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NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Vodafone Group
Posted: 17 days ago