The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 178 191 191
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 1717 1531 1594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.57% 1.50% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 1.59% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1285 1249 1331
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £62,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102910 96371 105386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.37% 94.37% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 85046 80974 91182
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Solutions Architect
UK

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 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
London -1 801 £74,000 -1.33% 95
South East -20 365 £70,000 +12.00% 49
Yorkshire +27 153 £60,000 +7.14% 19
East of England +25 118 £67,500 +3.84% 11
South West +16 92 £60,000 - 14
North West +37 84 £60,000 -7.69% 16
West Midlands +16 71 £65,000 -7.14% 16
East Midlands -26 23 £57,500 -4.16% 4
North East -5 4 £52,500 -
Solutions Architect
UK

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

1 811 (23.15%) Finance
2 760 (21.70%) Oracle
3 717 (20.47%) SOA
4 689 (19.67%) Java
5 587 (16.76%) TOGAF
6 568 (16.21%) Microsoft
7 545 (15.56%) .NET
8 441 (12.59%) Degree
9 384 (10.96%) SQL Server
10 383 (10.93%) CRM
11 374 (10.68%) SAP
12 354 (10.11%) Enterprise Architecture
13 352 (10.05%) Business Intelligence
14 339 (9.68%) Project Management
15 329 (9.39%) SQL
16 313 (8.94%) Web Services
17 298 (8.51%) Windows
18 296 (8.45%) Technical Architecture
19 287 (8.19%) Middleware
20 269 (7.68%) Telecoms
21 267 (7.62%) XML
22 266 (7.59%) UML
22 266 (7.59%) Banking
23 257 (7.34%) Linux
24 252 (7.19%) E-Commerce
25 251 (7.17%) Enterprise Software
26 247 (7.05%) ITIL
27 246 (7.02%) MS Excel
28 241 (6.88%) Stakeholder Management
29 238 (6.79%) Zachman Framework

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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
1 188 (5.37%) SharePoint
1 188 (5.37%) WebSphere
2 114 (3.25%) Apache
3 106 (3.03%) WebLogic
4 98 (2.80%) BizTalk Server
5 85 (2.43%) CMS
6 84 (2.40%) Tomcat
7 79 (2.26%) IIS
8 57 (1.63%) WebLogic Portal
9 56 (1.60%) SAS
10 47 (1.34%) Lync
11 41 (1.17%) Drupal
12 35 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
13 34 (0.97%) MS Exchange
14 31 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 24 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
15 24 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
16 18 (0.51%) Alfresco
16 18 (0.51%) AquaLogic
16 18 (0.51%) Liferay
Applications
1 246 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 30 (0.86%) MS Office
3 28 (0.80%) MS Visio
4 24 (0.69%) SPSS
5 12 (0.34%) MS Project
6 9 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.086%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.086%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.029%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 85 (2.43%) Oracle EBS
2 59 (1.68%) Oracle EBS R12
3 48 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 44 (1.26%) Oracle ERP
5 42 (1.20%) SAP SCM
6 30 (0.86%) Oracle Applications
6 30 (0.86%) Oracle BPM
7 29 (0.83%) Maximo
8 27 (0.77%) Oracle Retail
9 22 (0.63%) Oracle SCM
10 21 (0.60%) SAP CRM
10 21 (0.60%) Oracle CRM
11 17 (0.49%) SAP HR
11 17 (0.49%) AquaLogic BPM
12 15 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
13 14 (0.40%) SAP APO
14 13 (0.37%) SAP MM
15 12 (0.34%) SAP PP
15 12 (0.34%) Oracle HRMS
15 12 (0.34%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 62 (1.77%) SaaS
2 55 (1.57%) IaaS
3 45 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 43 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
5 34 (0.97%) PaaS
6 30 (0.86%) Office 365
7 28 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
8 11 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
9 10 (0.29%) Amazon EMR
10 8 (0.23%) Force.com
11 4 (0.11%) Taleo
12 3 (0.086%) SuccessFactors
13 1 (0.029%) LucidChart
13 1 (0.029%) Google Apps
13 1 (0.029%) Google App Engine
13 1 (0.029%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 138 (3.94%) Internet
2 122 (3.48%) WAN
3 119 (3.40%) LAN
4 89 (2.54%) HTTP
5 85 (2.43%) SAN
6 61 (1.74%) Firewall
7 36 (1.03%) TCP/IP
8 33 (0.94%) AMQP
9 27 (0.77%) DNS
10 26 (0.74%) Multicast
11 24 (0.69%) VPN
12 23 (0.66%) VoIP
13 22 (0.63%) Fibre Channel
14 20 (0.57%) SMS
14 20 (0.57%) Broadband
14 20 (0.57%) NAS
15 19 (0.54%) LTE
16 18 (0.51%) Unified Communications
16 18 (0.51%) FCoE
17 17 (0.49%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 384 (10.96%) SQL Server
2 184 (5.25%) Relational Database
3 175 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
4 159 (4.54%) MySQL
5 106 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 103 (2.94%) Oracle Database
7 101 (2.88%) Big Data
8 88 (2.51%) RDBMS
9 80 (2.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 76 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 75 (2.14%) NoSQL
12 60 (1.71%) Hadoop
13 53 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
14 51 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
15 50 (1.43%) Oracle BI EE
16 48 (1.37%) Oracle ODI
17 43 (1.23%) Data Mining
18 41 (1.17%) Amazon Redshift
19 38 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
20 37 (1.06%) DB2
Development Applications
1 62 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 58 (1.66%) Subversion
3 53 (1.51%) Visual Studio
4 40 (1.14%) Git (software)
5 23 (0.66%) Eclipse
6 21 (0.60%) Rational Rose
7 17 (0.49%) Mockito
8 15 (0.43%) JUnit
9 14 (0.40%) Jenkins
10 13 (0.37%) MSBuild
11 12 (0.34%) NUnit
12 11 (0.31%) JIRA
13 8 (0.23%) Hudson
13 8 (0.23%) WebLogic Workshop
14 7 (0.20%) Toad
14 7 (0.20%) Talend Open Studio
15 6 (0.17%) TeamCity
15 6 (0.17%) ReSharper
15 6 (0.17%) Selenium
15 6 (0.17%) Fiddler
General
1 811 (23.15%) Finance
2 269 (7.68%) Telecoms
3 266 (7.59%) Banking
4 225 (6.42%) Retail
5 124 (3.54%) Marketing
6 91 (2.60%) Billing
7 83 (2.37%) Legal
8 81 (2.31%) Manufacturing
9 75 (2.14%) Advertising
10 70 (2.00%) Publishing
11 56 (1.60%) Back Office
12 53 (1.51%) Law
13 50 (1.43%) Investment Banking
14 31 (0.88%) Front Office
15 27 (0.77%) Military
16 25 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
17 19 (0.54%) Local Government
18 18 (0.51%) Retail Banking
18 18 (0.51%) Electronics
19 17 (0.49%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 545 (15.56%) .NET
2 313 (8.94%) Web Services
3 287 (8.19%) Middleware
4 267 (7.62%) XML
5 220 (6.28%) HTML
6 214 (6.11%) J2EE
7 174 (4.97%) ASP.NET
8 152 (4.34%) CSS
9 104 (2.97%) Spring
10 103 (2.94%) Oracle Fusion
11 100 (2.85%) LAMP
12 99 (2.83%) .NET Framework
13 93 (2.65%) WCF
14 89 (2.54%) SOAP
15 72 (2.06%) REST
16 71 (2.03%) XSLT
17 66 (1.88%) HTML5
18 64 (1.83%) jQuery
19 56 (1.60%) Java EE
20 52 (1.48%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 251 (7.17%) Enterprise Software
2 177 (5.05%) Open Source
3 112 (3.20%) N-Tier
4 109 (3.11%) Computer Science
5 96 (2.74%) Management Information System
6 76 (2.17%) Clustering
6 76 (2.17%) Digital Media
7 49 (1.40%) Data Integration
8 48 (1.37%) Mainframe
9 47 (1.34%) Visualisation
10 37 (1.06%) Mobile App
11 35 (1.00%) Symmetrix
12 31 (0.88%) RIA
13 28 (0.80%) Client/Server
14 26 (0.74%) Mathematics
14 26 (0.74%) SWIFT
15 22 (0.63%) CESG
16 21 (0.60%) FMCG
17 20 (0.57%) GIS
18 19 (0.54%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 298 (8.51%) Windows
2 257 (7.34%) Linux
3 98 (2.80%) Solaris
4 97 (2.77%) UNIX
5 94 (2.68%) Android
6 76 (2.17%) Apple iOS
7 43 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 30 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 29 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 24 (0.69%) AIX
11 20 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
12 18 (0.51%) Windows Phone
13 14 (0.40%) SUSE
14 12 (0.34%) Debian
14 12 (0.34%) Windows 7
15 11 (0.31%) Windows 8
16 10 (0.29%) HPUX
17 7 (0.20%) Windows XP
17 7 (0.20%) OS/400
17 7 (0.20%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 717 (20.47%) SOA
2 587 (16.76%) TOGAF
3 383 (10.93%) CRM
4 354 (10.11%) Enterprise Architecture
5 352 (10.05%) Business Intelligence
6 339 (9.68%) Project Management
7 296 (8.45%) Technical Architecture
8 266 (7.59%) UML
9 252 (7.19%) E-Commerce
10 247 (7.05%) ITIL
11 241 (6.88%) Stakeholder Management
12 238 (6.79%) Zachman Framework
13 231 (6.59%) ERP
14 229 (6.54%) Agile Software Development
15 226 (6.45%) Scrum
16 206 (5.88%) Business Development
17 188 (5.37%) Data Modelling
18 181 (5.17%) Analytics
19 163 (4.65%) ETL
20 162 (4.62%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 689 (19.67%) Java
2 329 (9.39%) SQL
3 231 (6.59%) C#
4 214 (6.11%) JavaScript
5 133 (3.80%) PHP
6 69 (1.97%) T-SQL
7 66 (1.88%) Python
8 61 (1.74%) Perl
9 38 (1.08%) Ruby
10 29 (0.83%) C++
11 27 (0.77%) C
12 17 (0.49%) Objective-C
13 16 (0.46%) PL/SQL
14 14 (0.40%) PowerShell
15 12 (0.34%) R
15 12 (0.34%) XQuery
16 10 (0.29%) Scala
17 8 (0.23%) Shell Script
17 8 (0.23%) ABAP
18 6 (0.17%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 441 (12.59%) Degree
2 172 (4.91%) Security Cleared
3 109 (3.11%) SC Cleared
4 77 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 57 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
6 41 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
7 34 (0.97%) MCSE
8 33 (0.94%) MCITP
9 28 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 25 (0.71%) CCIE
11 24 (0.69%) CCNP
12 23 (0.66%) CISSP
13 19 (0.54%) ISEB
14 16 (0.46%) CCDP
14 16 (0.46%) DV Cleared
15 15 (0.43%) CCNA
16 12 (0.34%) Citrix Certification
16 12 (0.34%) CISM
16 12 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 12 (0.34%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (3.71%) QA
2 54 (1.54%) COBIT
3 43 (1.23%) Data Quality
4 37 (1.06%) SLA
5 32 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 29 (0.83%) ISO 9001
7 20 (0.57%) PCI DSS
8 15 (0.43%) JSP 440
9 14 (0.40%) HL7
10 8 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 7 (0.20%) CRD IV
12 5 (0.14%) ISO 8583
13 4 (0.11%) IAS 39
13 4 (0.11%) Basel II
13 4 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 4 (0.11%) Basel III
14 3 (0.086%) COREP
15 2 (0.057%) Solvency II
15 2 (0.057%) GAAP
15 2 (0.057%) TickIT
System Software
1 189 (5.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 85 (2.43%) Active Directory
3 78 (2.23%) Hyper-V
4 30 (0.86%) vCloud
5 20 (0.57%) XenApp
5 20 (0.57%) XenDesktop
6 19 (0.54%) vSphere
7 16 (0.46%) SRDF
7 16 (0.46%) NFS
8 12 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
8 12 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
9 10 (0.29%) Xen
9 10 (0.29%) Apache Flume
10 9 (0.26%) KVM
11 8 (0.23%) XenServer
12 5 (0.14%) Sendmail
12 5 (0.14%) VMware Server
13 4 (0.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 4 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
14 3 (0.086%) IAG
Systems Management
1 46 (1.31%) SCCM
2 27 (0.77%) SCOM
2 27 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (0.43%) Puppet
3 15 (0.43%) Tivoli
4 12 (0.34%) CA Spectrum
4 12 (0.34%) OpenSSO
5 6 (0.17%) Oracle EDQ
5 6 (0.17%) Nagios
6 5 (0.14%) CA SiteMinder
7 4 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (0.086%) SCOrch
8 3 (0.086%) Oracle Identity Management
9 2 (0.057%) Cisco UCCX
9 2 (0.057%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.057%) SCSM
9 2 (0.057%) XenMobile
9 2 (0.057%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.057%) YUM
Vendors
1 760 (21.70%) Oracle
2 568 (16.21%) Microsoft
3 374 (10.68%) SAP
4 217 (6.19%) VMware
5 216 (6.17%) IBM
6 199 (5.68%) Cisco
7 111 (3.17%) EMC
8 110 (3.14%) Citrix
9 72 (2.06%) HP
10 68 (1.94%) NetApp
11 65 (1.86%) Salesforce.com
11 65 (1.86%) TIBCO
12 52 (1.48%) Informatica
13 50 (1.43%) Red Hat
14 48 (1.37%) F5
15 46 (1.31%) Business Objects
16 40 (1.14%) Cognos
17 36 (1.03%) Siebel
17 36 (1.03%) Google
18 34 (0.97%) Juniper
Cheshire
JM
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £95,000 per annum £75-£95K + Hybris training
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £63000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum 15% of salary cash/benefits package in additio
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum 15% of salary cash/benefits package in additio
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum 15% of salary cash/benefits package in additio
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum 15% of salary cash/benefits package in additio
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum 15% of salary cash/benefits package in additi
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum 15% of salary cash/benefits package in additi
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum 15% of salary cash/benefits package in additi
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum 15% of salary cash/benefits package in additi
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum 15% of salary cash/benefits package in additio
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum 15% of salary cash/benefits package in additio
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum 15% of salary cash/benefits package in additio
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum 15% of salary cash/benefits package in additio
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
Zycron Europe Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago