The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 86 84 79
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 20 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.63% 1.49% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 1.55% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 5
Average salary £83,750 £86,250 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.89% +32.69%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Solutions Architect
East of 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 Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1185 1226 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.81% 96.31% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 893 985 719
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Essex

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Essex

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

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Essex

Solutions Architect
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the Essex 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
Brentwood -2 10 £100,000 +11.11%
Basildon - 5 - -
Colchester - 1 £62,500 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £51,459 -
Solutions Architect
East of England

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 31 (55.36%) Finance
2 19 (33.93%) TOGAF
3 17 (30.36%) Mobile App
4 16 (28.57%) UML
5 15 (26.79%) .NET
5 15 (26.79%) Degree
6 13 (23.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (21.43%) Banking
7 12 (21.43%) Telecoms
7 12 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (19.64%) Workflow
8 11 (19.64%) Computer Science
8 11 (19.64%) Wealth Management
8 11 (19.64%) Product Management
8 11 (19.64%) Straight-Through Processing
9 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (14.29%) Project Management
10 8 (14.29%) Windows
10 8 (14.29%) Data Centre
11 7 (12.50%) Cisco
11 7 (12.50%) Juniper
11 7 (12.50%) Service Delivery
12 6 (10.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (10.71%) JBoss
12 6 (10.71%) ITIL
12 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2
12 6 (10.71%) Java
12 6 (10.71%) Analytics
12 6 (10.71%) Apple iOS

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 6 (10.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 6 (10.71%) JBoss
2 5 (8.93%) Apache
2 5 (8.93%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.79%) IIS
3 1 (1.79%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) IaaS
1 5 (8.93%) Office 365
1 5 (8.93%) PaaS
1 5 (8.93%) SaaS
2 4 (7.14%) Yammer
3 2 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) LDAP
2 2 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (3.57%) Firewall
2 2 (3.57%) MPLS
2 2 (3.57%) OSPF
2 2 (3.57%) VPN
2 2 (3.57%) WAN
3 1 (1.79%) BGP
3 1 (1.79%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.79%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (1.79%) FWSM
3 1 (1.79%) IPsec
3 1 (1.79%) LAN
3 1 (1.79%) Multicast
3 1 (1.79%) Network Security
3 1 (1.79%) SAN
3 1 (1.79%) SSL
3 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.79%) VLAN
3 1 (1.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.79%) DTS
1 1 (1.79%) EDRMS
1 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) ERwin
1 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
General
1 31 (55.36%) Finance
2 12 (21.43%) Banking
2 12 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.36%) Law
4 2 (3.57%) Legal
5 1 (1.79%) Automotive
5 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.79%) .NET
2 1 (1.79%) J2EE
2 1 (1.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.36%) Mobile App
2 12 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (19.64%) Computer Science
4 8 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.79%) BYOD
5 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.29%) Windows
2 6 (10.71%) Android
2 6 (10.71%) Apple iOS
2 6 (10.71%) Windows Phone
3 5 (8.93%) Linux
3 5 (8.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (8.93%) Solaris
3 5 (8.93%) Unix
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.93%) TOGAF
2 16 (28.57%) UML
3 13 (23.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (19.64%) Product Management
4 11 (19.64%) Straight-Through Processing
4 11 (19.64%) Wealth Management
4 11 (19.64%) Workflow
5 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (14.29%) Project Management
7 7 (12.50%) Service Delivery
8 6 (10.71%) Analytics
8 6 (10.71%) ITIL
8 6 (10.71%) Mobile Application Development
8 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2
9 5 (8.93%) Data Analytics
9 5 (8.93%) DevOps
9 5 (8.93%) Scrum
9 5 (8.93%) Translating Business Requirements
10 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.71%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (26.79%) Degree
2 5 (8.93%) RHCSA
2 5 (8.93%) Sun Certification
3 4 (7.14%) CITP
4 2 (3.57%) CCDA
4 2 (3.57%) CCNP
4 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.79%) CCDP
5 1 (1.79%) CCIE
5 1 (1.79%) CCNA
5 1 (1.79%) CCSA
5 1 (1.79%) CCSE
5 1 (1.79%) CCSP
5 1 (1.79%) JNCIE
5 1 (1.79%) JNCIP
5 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) AirWatch
1 1 (1.79%) Puppet
1 1 (1.79%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) Cisco
1 7 (12.50%) Juniper
2 5 (8.93%) Oracle
2 5 (8.93%) Red Hat
2 5 (8.93%) webMethods
3 2 (3.57%) F5
3 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.79%) Avaya
4 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.79%) MobileIron
4 1 (1.79%) Palo Alto
4 1 (1.79%) VMware
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