The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 188 175 204
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 1702 1908 1710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.77% 1.86% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.84% 1.92% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1286 1466 1234
Median salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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
92529 99293 107318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.54% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 78587 81827 87848
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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 median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Solutions Architect in the job title.

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 4 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -14 819 £76,250 -4.68% 71
South East -51 292 £67,500 -3.57% 24
West Midlands +53 161 £62,500 -3.84% 9
South West +41 111 £63,000 +12.00% 10
Yorkshire -60 92 £62,500 +4.16% 12
East of England -5 71 £75,000 +7.14% 7
North West -3 64 £62,500 +2.09% 11
East Midlands +25 48 £61,500 +6.95% 7
North East -14 7 £51,459 -15.93% 1
Midlands -4 4 £50,000 -37.50%
Solutions Architect
UK

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, Solutions Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 860 (25.91%) Finance
2 847 (25.52%) TOGAF
3 835 (25.16%) Agile Software Development
4 734 (22.12%) Java
5 673 (20.28%) Oracle
6 644 (19.40%) SOA
7 638 (19.22%) Presales
8 565 (17.02%) .NET
9 534 (16.09%) Microsoft
10 429 (12.93%) Enterprise Architecture
11 419 (12.62%) E-Commerce
12 403 (12.14%) Stakeholder Management
13 393 (11.84%) Retail
14 391 (11.78%) SAP
15 380 (11.45%) Degree
16 354 (10.67%) SQL
17 351 (10.58%) CRM
18 350 (10.55%) Web Services
19 335 (10.09%) Project Management
20 316 (9.52%) Banking
21 310 (9.34%) SQL Server
22 298 (8.98%) VMware
23 285 (8.59%) Microsoft Azure
24 281 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
25 277 (8.35%) Telecoms
26 276 (8.32%) Zachman Framework
27 273 (8.23%) UML
28 271 (8.17%) C#
29 270 (8.13%) JavaScript
30 269 (8.10%) ITIL

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 152 (4.58%) WebSphere
2 107 (3.22%) SharePoint
3 81 (2.44%) CMS
3 81 (2.44%) Tomcat
4 77 (2.32%) WebLogic
5 50 (1.51%) Apache
5 50 (1.51%) Skype for Business
6 44 (1.33%) JBoss
7 38 (1.14%) NetWeaver
8 37 (1.11%) Node.js
9 34 (1.02%) Apache Spark
9 34 (1.02%) OpenStack
10 31 (0.93%) MS Exchange
11 30 (0.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 30 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
12 28 (0.84%) IIS
13 21 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
14 20 (0.60%) CICS
14 20 (0.60%) Mule
15 18 (0.54%) SAS
Applications
1 226 (6.81%) MS Excel
2 51 (1.54%) MS Office
3 30 (0.90%) MS Visio
4 29 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.090%) SPSS
6 1 (0.030%) MS Project
6 1 (0.030%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 69 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 40 (1.21%) Oracle EBS
3 38 (1.14%) SAP SCM
4 34 (1.02%) Oracle Retail
5 31 (0.93%) Oracle Financials
6 29 (0.87%) Oracle EBS R12
7 28 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 26 (0.78%) SAP SD
9 24 (0.72%) SAP IS-U
10 23 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
11 21 (0.63%) Oracle ERP
11 21 (0.63%) SAP CRM
12 19 (0.57%) Markit EDM
12 19 (0.57%) thinkFolio
13 18 (0.54%) HFM
14 17 (0.51%) PeopleSoft Financials
15 16 (0.48%) Adobe Campaign
15 16 (0.48%) LatentZero
15 16 (0.48%) SAP ERP
16 14 (0.42%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 285 (8.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 262 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
3 237 (7.14%) SaaS
4 126 (3.80%) IaaS
5 122 (3.68%) PaaS
6 102 (3.07%) Office 365
7 85 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
8 49 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
9 45 (1.36%) Force.com
10 23 (0.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 21 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
12 14 (0.42%) iPaaS
13 11 (0.33%) Yammer
14 9 (0.27%) Amazon S3
15 6 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
15 6 (0.18%) Responsys
16 5 (0.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 5 (0.15%) Heroku
17 4 (0.12%) Adobe Analytics
17 4 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 104 (3.13%) WAN
2 85 (2.56%) LAN
3 79 (2.38%) Firewall
4 69 (2.08%) Internet
5 56 (1.69%) Network Security
6 48 (1.45%) SAN
7 38 (1.14%) MPLS
8 34 (1.02%) Unified Communications
9 28 (0.84%) HTTP
10 27 (0.81%) DNS
10 27 (0.81%) SSL
10 27 (0.81%) VPN
11 24 (0.72%) Skype
12 23 (0.69%) VoIP
13 19 (0.57%) Cisco Nexus
13 19 (0.57%) NAS
14 18 (0.54%) 4G
15 15 (0.45%) Wireless
16 11 (0.33%) BGP
16 11 (0.33%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 310 (9.34%) SQL Server
2 159 (4.79%) Big Data
3 127 (3.83%) Data Warehouse
4 120 (3.62%) Relational Database
5 109 (3.28%) NoSQL
6 93 (2.80%) DB2
7 92 (2.77%) MySQL
8 73 (2.20%) Hadoop
9 55 (1.66%) RDBMS
10 52 (1.57%) MongoDB
11 45 (1.36%) Oracle Database
11 45 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 41 (1.24%) SAP HANA
13 37 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
14 36 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 27 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 24 (0.72%) Data Mining
17 23 (0.69%) SAP BW
18 20 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
19 19 (0.57%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 43 (1.30%) Eclipse
2 32 (0.96%) Ant
3 31 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 29 (0.87%) Visual Studio
5 24 (0.72%) IntelliJ
5 24 (0.72%) Jenkins
5 24 (0.72%) NetBeans
6 23 (0.69%) Git (software)
7 22 (0.66%) Talend Open Studio
8 18 (0.54%) NUnit
9 17 (0.51%) JUnit
10 13 (0.39%) TeamCity
11 11 (0.33%) Maven
12 10 (0.30%) Log4j
13 9 (0.27%) Octopus Deploy
13 9 (0.27%) Subversion
14 8 (0.24%) Cucumber
14 8 (0.24%) Grunt
14 8 (0.24%) Selenium
15 6 (0.18%) JIRA
General
1 860 (25.91%) Finance
2 393 (11.84%) Retail
3 316 (9.52%) Banking
4 277 (8.35%) Telecoms
5 211 (6.36%) Marketing
6 98 (2.95%) Manufacturing
6 98 (2.95%) Publishing
7 41 (1.24%) Advertising
8 40 (1.21%) Legal
9 37 (1.11%) Billing
10 33 (0.99%) Front Office
11 32 (0.96%) Automotive
12 26 (0.78%) Investment Banking
13 24 (0.72%) Back Office
13 24 (0.72%) Electronics
14 23 (0.69%) Games
14 23 (0.69%) Law
15 22 (0.66%) Financial Institution
16 20 (0.60%) Military
16 20 (0.60%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 565 (17.02%) .NET
2 350 (10.55%) Web Services
3 233 (7.02%) XML
4 228 (6.87%) J2EE
5 209 (6.30%) Middleware
6 177 (5.33%) HTML
7 145 (4.37%) REST
8 144 (4.34%) SOAP
9 114 (3.43%) CSS
10 110 (3.31%) ASP.NET
11 74 (2.23%) RESTful
12 67 (2.02%) Oracle Fusion
13 62 (1.87%) Java EE
14 60 (1.81%) ASP.NET MVC
15 54 (1.63%) XSLT
16 46 (1.39%) Spring
17 45 (1.36%) AngularJS
17 45 (1.36%) HTML5
18 44 (1.33%) JMS
19 42 (1.27%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 281 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 253 (7.62%) Enterprise Software
3 235 (7.08%) Data Centre
4 174 (5.24%) Computer Science
5 115 (3.46%) Management Information System
6 101 (3.04%) Mobile App
7 88 (2.65%) Hybrid Cloud
8 63 (1.90%) Public Cloud
9 60 (1.81%) Private Cloud
10 45 (1.36%) Streaming Video
11 40 (1.21%) CMDB
11 40 (1.21%) User Experience
12 38 (1.14%) Data Integration
13 33 (0.99%) Clustering
14 31 (0.93%) Smart Meter
15 30 (0.90%) N-Tier
15 30 (0.90%) Social Media
16 29 (0.87%) IPTV
17 28 (0.84%) iPad
18 27 (0.81%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 233 (7.02%) Windows
2 153 (4.61%) Linux
3 119 (3.59%) Unix
4 67 (2.02%) Android
5 63 (1.90%) Windows Server
6 51 (1.54%) Apple iOS
7 42 (1.27%) Solaris
8 32 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 32 (0.96%) Windows Phone
9 29 (0.87%) Windows 7
10 17 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
11 16 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (0.36%) Windows 8
14 11 (0.33%) Windows 10
15 10 (0.30%) AIX
15 10 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
16 9 (0.27%) CentOS
17 4 (0.12%) MVS
17 4 (0.12%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 847 (25.52%) TOGAF
2 835 (25.16%) Agile Software Development
3 644 (19.40%) SOA
4 638 (19.22%) Presales
5 429 (12.93%) Enterprise Architecture
6 419 (12.62%) E-Commerce
7 403 (12.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 351 (10.58%) CRM
9 335 (10.09%) Project Management
10 276 (8.32%) Zachman Framework
11 273 (8.23%) UML
12 269 (8.10%) ITIL
13 241 (7.26%) Analytics
13 241 (7.26%) Technical Architecture
14 228 (6.87%) Business Intelligence
14 228 (6.87%) SDLC
15 196 (5.91%) ERP
16 182 (5.48%) Migration
17 180 (5.42%) Business Development
18 173 (5.21%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 734 (22.12%) Java
2 354 (10.67%) SQL
3 271 (8.17%) C#
4 270 (8.13%) JavaScript
5 89 (2.68%) C
6 76 (2.29%) PHP
7 61 (1.84%) Python
8 55 (1.66%) C++
9 36 (1.08%) PL/SQL
10 31 (0.93%) VB.NET
11 27 (0.81%) Objective-C
12 23 (0.69%) Ruby
13 20 (0.60%) PowerShell
14 18 (0.54%) Shell Script
14 18 (0.54%) T-SQL
15 16 (0.48%) Scala
16 12 (0.36%) Perl
16 12 (0.36%) R
17 10 (0.30%) ABAP
18 9 (0.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 380 (11.45%) Degree
2 129 (3.89%) Security Cleared
3 69 (2.08%) PMI Certification
4 68 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 63 (1.90%) DV Cleared
5 63 (1.90%) SC Cleared
6 49 (1.48%) ISEB
6 49 (1.48%) MCSE
7 47 (1.42%) PMP
8 37 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
9 36 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 32 (0.96%) CCNP
11 24 (0.72%) MCSD
12 19 (0.57%) CCIE
13 16 (0.48%) CCNA
13 16 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
14 14 (0.42%) VCAP
15 13 (0.39%) MCSA
15 13 (0.39%) PhD
16 11 (0.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (2.62%) QA
2 37 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (0.69%) COBIT
4 17 (0.51%) Data Quality
5 13 (0.39%) SEPA
6 11 (0.33%) PCI DSS
7 10 (0.30%) Dodd-Frank
7 10 (0.30%) EMIR
7 10 (0.30%) MiFID
8 9 (0.27%) Solvency II
9 6 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 4 (0.12%) JSP 440
10 4 (0.12%) SLA
11 3 (0.090%) HL7
11 3 (0.090%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.060%) ISO22301
System Software
1 198 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 85 (2.56%) Active Directory
3 84 (2.53%) Hyper-V
4 33 (0.99%) vCloud
5 20 (0.60%) vSphere
6 18 (0.54%) XenApp
7 17 (0.51%) VMware ESX
8 14 (0.42%) XenDesktop
9 8 (0.24%) XenServer
10 7 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (0.18%) HDFS
11 6 (0.18%) Xen
12 5 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (0.12%) NFS
13 4 (0.12%) SRDF
14 3 (0.090%) Apache Flume
14 3 (0.090%) Docker
14 3 (0.090%) Terminal Services
15 2 (0.060%) KVM
15 2 (0.060%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 47 (1.42%) SCVMM
2 39 (1.18%) SCCM
3 30 (0.90%) Puppet
4 14 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (0.33%) SCOM
6 10 (0.30%) Tivoli
7 5 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
7 5 (0.15%) NetBackup
7 5 (0.15%) SCSM
7 5 (0.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 5 (0.15%) Windows Intune
8 4 (0.12%) Ansible
8 4 (0.12%) Kibana
8 4 (0.12%) Mesos
8 4 (0.12%) MOM
8 4 (0.12%) SCDPM
8 4 (0.12%) TeamSite
8 4 (0.12%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 3 (0.090%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 3 (0.090%) QRadar
Vendors
1 673 (20.28%) Oracle
2 534 (16.09%) Microsoft
3 391 (11.78%) SAP
4 298 (8.98%) VMware
5 214 (6.45%) IBM
6 200 (6.03%) Cisco
7 152 (4.58%) Citrix
8 141 (4.25%) NetApp
9 124 (3.74%) HP
9 124 (3.74%) Salesforce.com
10 111 (3.34%) EMC
11 100 (3.01%) hybris
12 89 (2.68%) ATG
13 76 (2.29%) Juniper
14 60 (1.81%) CheckPoint
14 60 (1.81%) Siebel
14 60 (1.81%) TIBCO
15 47 (1.42%) Hyperion
16 40 (1.21%) BMC
17 39 (1.18%) Red Hat
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
East Anglia
Cognizant
Posted: 1 hour ago
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £72000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
North West
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary and Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £85,000 to £90,000 per annum 20% bonus, 25 days holiday, £5500 ca
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £51,000 to £62,000 per annum +Good Benefits Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £56500.00 - £71500.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Modis
Salary: Benefits package
Posted: 7 hours ago
England
Careerwise
Salary: benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £75000 per annum + £4200 Car Allowance plus benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £68K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70 000 to £95 000 basic (+ seriously good package!!!)
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Car, 20% Bonus, Bupa, Life
Posted: 20 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Car, 20% Bonus, Bupa, Life
Posted: 20 hours ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Posted: 20 hours ago
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £42000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Volaris Exec
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
University of Leicester
Salary: A total salary package of up to £46,414 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
West London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cheshire
JM
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits, Flex working
Posted: 23 hours ago