The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 204 168 184
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 1617 1879 1657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.71% 1.93% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 2.00% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1293 1424 1145
Average salary £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,750 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
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
91034 94080 92393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 77282 78659 75191
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in England

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in England

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 Solutions Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
London -26 809 £80,000 +3.22% 124
South East +22 374 £70,000 +2.18% 44
West Midlands -15 99 £65,000 -3.70% 22
East of England -31 83 £65,000 -9.40% 14
South West -50 74 £57,500 - 23
North West -31 67 £52,500 -19.23% 12
Yorkshire -58 62 £60,000 -3.22% 21
East Midlands -53 18 £60,000 +13.20% 8
Midlands +16 3 £70,000 -15.15%
North East -8 3 £59,480 -2.83%
Solutions Architect
UK

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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.

1 907 (25.75%) Agile Software Development
2 877 (24.89%) Finance
3 849 (24.10%) TOGAF
4 732 (20.78%) Java
5 711 (20.18%) Oracle
6 645 (18.31%) SOA
7 564 (16.01%) Microsoft
8 543 (15.41%) Presales
9 531 (15.07%) .NET
10 461 (13.09%) Enterprise Architecture
11 454 (12.89%) Degree
12 392 (11.13%) Stakeholder Management
13 378 (10.73%) SAP
14 345 (9.79%) Project Management
15 344 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
16 321 (9.11%) CRM
17 320 (9.08%) Banking
18 312 (8.86%) Retail
18 312 (8.86%) Windows
19 311 (8.83%) E-Commerce
20 309 (8.77%) Web Services
21 307 (8.71%) Telecoms
22 296 (8.40%) SQL Server
23 293 (8.32%) SDLC
24 289 (8.20%) VMware
25 276 (7.83%) Analytics
26 263 (7.47%) Enterprise Software
26 263 (7.47%) Data Centre
27 262 (7.44%) SQL
28 252 (7.15%) Middleware

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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
1 146 (4.14%) WebSphere
2 127 (3.60%) SharePoint
3 91 (2.58%) WebLogic
4 85 (2.41%) CMS
5 79 (2.24%) Tomcat
6 69 (1.96%) IIS
7 63 (1.79%) Node.js
8 62 (1.76%) Apache
9 60 (1.70%) BizTalk Server
10 58 (1.65%) JBoss
11 38 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
12 36 (1.02%) Lync
13 34 (0.97%) CICS
14 32 (0.91%) OpenStack
15 26 (0.74%) NetWeaver
16 24 (0.68%) MQSeries
17 21 (0.60%) SAS
18 19 (0.54%) Apache Spark
18 19 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 18 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 228 (6.47%) MS Excel
2 58 (1.65%) MS Office
3 17 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 17 (0.48%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.17%) SPSS
5 4 (0.11%) MS Project
6 2 (0.057%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.028%) Casewise Modeler
7 1 (0.028%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.028%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 96 (2.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 64 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
3 60 (1.70%) Oracle EBS R12
4 46 (1.31%) SAP SCM
5 40 (1.14%) Oracle Retail
6 36 (1.02%) Oracle ERP
7 34 (0.97%) Markit EDM
7 34 (0.97%) thinkFolio
8 32 (0.91%) SAP SD
9 30 (0.85%) LatentZero
10 26 (0.74%) Beauchamp
10 26 (0.74%) Decalog
10 26 (0.74%) Eagle PACE
10 26 (0.74%) Front Arena
10 26 (0.74%) Hi Portfolio
10 26 (0.74%) HiInvest
10 26 (0.74%) HiPerformance
10 26 (0.74%) LongView
10 26 (0.74%) MultiFonds
10 26 (0.74%) PORTIA
Cloud Services
1 221 (6.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 208 (5.90%) SaaS
3 172 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
4 83 (2.36%) IaaS
5 82 (2.33%) PaaS
6 68 (1.93%) Office 365
7 62 (1.76%) Cloud Computing
8 45 (1.28%) Force.com
9 23 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
10 20 (0.57%) Yammer
11 15 (0.43%) IBM PureFlex
12 10 (0.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 9 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
13 9 (0.26%) iPaaS
13 9 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 7 (0.20%) Amazon S3
14 7 (0.20%) Oracle CX
15 6 (0.17%) OpenShift
16 5 (0.14%) Mimecast
16 5 (0.14%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 130 (3.69%) WAN
2 122 (3.46%) LAN
3 110 (3.12%) Network Security
4 93 (2.64%) Internet
5 88 (2.50%) SAN
6 84 (2.38%) Firewall
7 65 (1.85%) MPLS
8 61 (1.73%) Unified Communications
9 56 (1.59%) HTTP
10 52 (1.48%) TCP/IP
11 47 (1.33%) DNS
12 46 (1.31%) SSL
13 36 (1.02%) VPN
14 32 (0.91%) 4G
15 29 (0.82%) DHCP
16 25 (0.71%) Wireless
16 25 (0.71%) Wireshark
17 24 (0.68%) NAS
18 22 (0.62%) Cisco Nexus
19 18 (0.51%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 296 (8.40%) SQL Server
2 172 (4.88%) Big Data
3 144 (4.09%) Relational Database
4 141 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
5 87 (2.47%) Hadoop
6 84 (2.38%) NoSQL
7 78 (2.21%) Oracle Database
8 74 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 70 (1.99%) DB2
10 58 (1.65%) RDBMS
11 57 (1.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 53 (1.50%) MySQL
13 52 (1.48%) SAP HANA
14 51 (1.45%) MongoDB
15 37 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 29 (0.82%) Oracle Exadata
17 26 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
18 24 (0.68%) SAP BW
19 23 (0.65%) Informix
20 22 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 52 (1.48%) Git (software)
2 46 (1.31%) Jenkins
3 39 (1.11%) Eclipse
4 31 (0.88%) JUnit
5 30 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 29 (0.82%) Visual Studio
7 25 (0.71%) Octopus Deploy
7 25 (0.71%) Subversion
8 21 (0.60%) Ant
8 21 (0.60%) JIRA
8 21 (0.60%) TeamCity
9 20 (0.57%) Maven
10 19 (0.54%) IntelliJ
10 19 (0.54%) NetBeans
10 19 (0.54%) Selenium
11 16 (0.45%) Talend Open Studio
12 15 (0.43%) NUnit
13 14 (0.40%) Cucumber
14 10 (0.28%) Mockito
15 8 (0.23%) SpecFlow
General
1 877 (24.89%) Finance
2 320 (9.08%) Banking
3 312 (8.86%) Retail
4 307 (8.71%) Telecoms
5 199 (5.65%) Marketing
6 94 (2.67%) Manufacturing
7 52 (1.48%) Publishing
8 51 (1.45%) Investment Banking
9 49 (1.39%) Legal
10 46 (1.31%) Front Office
11 41 (1.16%) Billing
12 34 (0.97%) Automotive
13 32 (0.91%) Financial Institution
14 30 (0.85%) Back Office
15 27 (0.77%) Advertising
15 27 (0.77%) Military
16 26 (0.74%) Law
17 25 (0.71%) Games
18 23 (0.65%) Electronics
19 18 (0.51%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 531 (15.07%) .NET
2 309 (8.77%) Web Services
3 252 (7.15%) Middleware
4 231 (6.56%) J2EE
4 231 (6.56%) XML
5 201 (5.71%) HTML
6 128 (3.63%) CSS
7 127 (3.60%) SOAP
8 119 (3.38%) REST
9 108 (3.07%) ASP.NET
10 76 (2.16%) RESTful
11 72 (2.04%) Oracle Fusion
12 70 (1.99%) Spring
13 62 (1.76%) .NET Framework
14 60 (1.70%) Java EE
14 60 (1.70%) jQuery
15 57 (1.62%) HTML5
16 53 (1.50%) XSLT
17 47 (1.33%) JSP
18 39 (1.11%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 344 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 263 (7.47%) Data Centre
2 263 (7.47%) Enterprise Software
3 215 (6.10%) Computer Science
4 159 (4.51%) Management Information System
5 79 (2.24%) Mobile App
6 75 (2.13%) Hybrid Cloud
7 54 (1.53%) Data Integration
7 54 (1.53%) Public Cloud
8 52 (1.48%) N-Tier
8 52 (1.48%) User Experience
9 51 (1.45%) Private Cloud
10 45 (1.28%) Mainframe
11 31 (0.88%) iPad
12 29 (0.82%) Visualisation
13 27 (0.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 26 (0.74%) Clustering
14 26 (0.74%) Economics
14 26 (0.74%) IPTV
14 26 (0.74%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 312 (8.86%) Windows
2 230 (6.53%) Linux
3 171 (4.85%) Unix
4 98 (2.78%) Windows Server
5 53 (1.50%) Android
5 53 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 52 (1.48%) Solaris
7 37 (1.05%) Apple iOS
8 30 (0.85%) AIX
9 25 (0.71%) Windows 7
10 23 (0.65%) HPUX
10 23 (0.65%) Windows Phone
11 21 (0.60%) SUSE
12 17 (0.48%) MVS
13 16 (0.45%) zOS
14 15 (0.43%) OS/400
15 11 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
16 10 (0.28%) Windows 8
17 8 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
17 8 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 907 (25.75%) Agile Software Development
2 849 (24.10%) TOGAF
3 645 (18.31%) SOA
4 543 (15.41%) Presales
5 461 (13.09%) Enterprise Architecture
6 392 (11.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 345 (9.79%) Project Management
8 321 (9.11%) CRM
9 311 (8.83%) E-Commerce
10 293 (8.32%) SDLC
11 276 (7.83%) Analytics
12 243 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
13 236 (6.70%) UML
14 224 (6.36%) Scrum
15 223 (6.33%) ERP
16 213 (6.05%) Open Source
17 211 (5.99%) Migration
18 206 (5.85%) ITIL
19 204 (5.79%) Zachman Framework
20 196 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 732 (20.78%) Java
2 262 (7.44%) SQL
3 228 (6.47%) C#
4 223 (6.33%) JavaScript
5 94 (2.67%) C
6 79 (2.24%) C++
7 60 (1.70%) Python
8 57 (1.62%) PHP
9 41 (1.16%) Ruby
10 22 (0.62%) Shell Script
11 20 (0.57%) VB.NET
12 18 (0.51%) T-SQL
13 17 (0.48%) COBOL
14 14 (0.40%) PL/SQL
15 13 (0.37%) VB
16 11 (0.31%) Objective-C
16 11 (0.31%) Scala
17 8 (0.23%) ABAP
17 8 (0.23%) Perl
17 8 (0.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 454 (12.89%) Degree
2 140 (3.97%) Security Cleared
3 87 (2.47%) SC Cleared
4 79 (2.24%) CITP
5 67 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
5 67 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 59 (1.67%) CCNP
7 52 (1.48%) CISSP
8 41 (1.16%) DV Cleared
9 40 (1.14%) MCSE
10 35 (0.99%) MCSD
11 30 (0.85%) CEH
12 28 (0.79%) GCIA
13 26 (0.74%) CISA
13 26 (0.74%) GCIH
13 26 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
14 24 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 23 (0.65%) CCNA
16 20 (0.57%) CCIE
16 20 (0.57%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (3.35%) QA
2 29 (0.82%) COBIT
3 27 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (0.62%) Data Quality
5 18 (0.51%) SEPA
6 14 (0.40%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.14%) ISO 8583
7 5 (0.14%) ISO20022
7 5 (0.14%) JSP 440
8 4 (0.11%) SLA
9 3 (0.085%) Disclosure Scotland
9 3 (0.085%) HL7
9 3 (0.085%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.057%) DICOM
11 1 (0.028%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.028%) EMIR
11 1 (0.028%) P3O
11 1 (0.028%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.028%) TARGET2
System Software
1 171 (4.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 92 (2.61%) Hyper-V
3 70 (1.99%) Active Directory
4 31 (0.88%) vCloud
5 29 (0.82%) KVM
6 22 (0.62%) vSphere
7 15 (0.43%) Docker
8 13 (0.37%) Xen
9 12 (0.34%) HDFS
9 12 (0.34%) NFS
9 12 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
9 12 (0.34%) SRDF
9 12 (0.34%) XenServer
10 10 (0.28%) VMware ESX
11 8 (0.23%) XenDesktop
12 7 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
12 7 (0.20%) XenApp
13 3 (0.085%) RHEV
13 3 (0.085%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.085%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 57 (1.62%) Puppet
2 39 (1.11%) QRadar
3 22 (0.62%) SCCM
4 20 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (0.51%) Tivoli
6 13 (0.37%) SCOM
7 8 (0.23%) SCVMM
8 7 (0.20%) yum
9 6 (0.17%) MOM
9 6 (0.17%) SCSM
9 6 (0.17%) Windows Intune
10 4 (0.11%) Kubernetes
10 4 (0.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 4 (0.11%) SCOrch
11 3 (0.085%) Cisco CUCM
11 3 (0.085%) Cisco UCCE
11 3 (0.085%) Hadoop YARN
11 3 (0.085%) Oozie
11 3 (0.085%) SCDPM
11 3 (0.085%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 711 (20.18%) Oracle
2 564 (16.01%) Microsoft
3 378 (10.73%) SAP
4 289 (8.20%) VMware
5 222 (6.30%) Cisco
6 195 (5.54%) IBM
7 128 (3.63%) Salesforce.com
8 114 (3.24%) NetApp
9 113 (3.21%) hybris
10 101 (2.87%) HP
11 93 (2.64%) Citrix
11 93 (2.64%) EMC
12 85 (2.41%) ATG
13 64 (1.82%) Red Hat
14 63 (1.79%) CheckPoint
15 60 (1.70%) TIBCO
16 56 (1.59%) Juniper
17 52 (1.48%) Siebel
18 50 (1.42%) Demandware
19 43 (1.22%) Google
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Very competitive salary & bens package
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Very competitive salary & bens package
Posted: 22 hours ago
East Midlands
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
London
Comtecs
Salary: £60 - £62000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, benefits, negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Red10
Salary: £60k - 100k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Competitive Base + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
KDR
Salary: £47000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Grantham, Lincolnshire
The Woodland Trust
Salary: Circa £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Car Allow, Bonus, Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £80,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 - 90,000 + Car + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 46 days hols + exc bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70 000 to £95 000 basic (+ seriously good package!!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60 000 to £88 000 basic (+ seriously good package!!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago