The first table below looks at the demand for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 22 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 Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 88 92 120
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 61 40 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.45% 1.87% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.57% 1.99% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 49 23 18
Average salary £70,000 £72,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £91,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2378 2013 2530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.66% 94.24% 95.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1973 1585 2043
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,320 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Solutions Architect
East of England

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Solutions Architect
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Hemel Hempstead - 14 £70,000 -
Rickmansworth - 5 £85,000 -
Potters Bar - 3 £75,000 - 1
Watford - 2 £67,500 -
Solutions Architect
East of England

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 38 (42.22%) Java
2 31 (34.44%) SOA
2 31 (34.44%) Finance
3 28 (31.11%) Oracle
4 26 (28.89%) .NET
4 26 (28.89%) Middleware
4 26 (28.89%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (22.22%) CRM
6 17 (18.89%) C#
6 17 (18.89%) Open Source
7 14 (15.56%) Waterfall
8 13 (14.44%) Product Management
8 13 (14.44%) Windows
8 13 (14.44%) TOGAF
9 12 (13.33%) SharePoint Server
9 12 (13.33%) Microsoft
9 12 (13.33%) Software Architecture
10 11 (12.22%) Use Case
10 11 (12.22%) PKI
10 11 (12.22%) MVC
11 10 (11.11%) Migration
11 10 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
11 10 (11.11%) Retail
11 10 (11.11%) Cisco
11 10 (11.11%) EMC
11 10 (11.11%) SharePoint
11 10 (11.11%) Computer Science
11 10 (11.11%) Degree
12 9 (10.00%) WebSphere
12 9 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 12 (13.33%) SharePoint Server
2 10 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 9 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 9 (10.00%) WebLogic
4 6 (6.67%) MQSeries
4 6 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.11%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.11%) SAS
5 1 (1.11%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (7.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.33%) SAP CRM
1 3 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.22%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.22%) Office 365
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.22%) LTE
1 2 (2.22%) 4G
1 2 (2.22%) Internet
1 2 (2.22%) 3G
1 2 (2.22%) 3GPP
1 2 (2.22%) WLAN
1 2 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (2.22%) Wireless
1 2 (2.22%) 2G
2 1 (1.11%) WPA
2 1 (1.11%) EIGRP
2 1 (1.11%) OSPF
2 1 (1.11%) Firewall
2 1 (1.11%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.11%) FTP
2 1 (1.11%) RIP
2 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.11%) WAN
2 1 (1.11%) 802.11
2 1 (1.11%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.78%) EDRMS
2 6 (6.67%) DB2
2 6 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (3.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.22%) SAP BI
4 2 (2.22%) SAP BW
4 2 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.11%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.11%) Big Data
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.11%) JUnit
General
1 31 (34.44%) Finance
2 10 (11.11%) Retail
3 7 (7.78%) Back Office
4 5 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.44%) Banking
6 2 (2.22%) Marketing
7 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.11%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (28.89%) .NET
1 26 (28.89%) Middleware
2 7 (7.78%) XML
3 6 (6.67%) JMS
4 5 (5.56%) J2EE
5 3 (3.33%) Web Services
5 3 (3.33%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.22%) SOAP
7 1 (1.11%) Spring
7 1 (1.11%) JAX-RS
7 1 (1.11%) JSON
7 1 (1.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 26 (28.89%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (18.89%) Open Source
3 11 (12.22%) PKI
4 10 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 7 (7.78%) Taxonomies
6 6 (6.67%) FMCG
7 5 (5.56%) SWIFT
8 4 (4.44%) EPoS
8 4 (4.44%) Management Information System
9 2 (2.22%) Kindle
10 1 (1.11%) PACS
10 1 (1.11%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.44%) Windows
2 4 (4.44%) UNIX
3 3 (3.33%) AIX
3 3 (3.33%) HPUX
3 3 (3.33%) Solaris
4 1 (1.11%) GCOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (34.44%) SOA
2 20 (22.22%) CRM
3 14 (15.56%) Waterfall
4 13 (14.44%) Product Management
4 13 (14.44%) TOGAF
5 12 (13.33%) Software Architecture
6 11 (12.22%) Use Case
6 11 (12.22%) MVC
7 10 (11.11%) Migration
7 10 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
8 7 (7.78%) Metadata Management
8 7 (7.78%) Knowledge Management
9 6 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (5.56%) E-Commerce
11 4 (4.44%) Data Management
11 4 (4.44%) Zachman Framework
12 3 (3.33%) Validation
12 3 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (3.33%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 38 (42.22%) Java
2 17 (18.89%) C#
3 9 (10.00%) SQL
4 3 (3.33%) PL/SQL
4 3 (3.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (11.11%) Degree
2 8 (8.89%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.11%) CWNA
4 1 (1.11%) MBA
4 1 (1.11%) CCNP
4 1 (1.11%) CCNA
4 1 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) ISO 8583
2 2 (2.22%) COBIT
2 2 (2.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.22%) XenDesktop
3 2 (2.22%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.11%) vSphere
4 1 (1.11%) XenApp
4 1 (1.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (31.11%) Oracle
2 12 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (11.11%) Cisco
3 10 (11.11%) EMC
4 9 (10.00%) VMware
5 7 (7.78%) Open Text
5 7 (7.78%) SAP
6 6 (6.67%) TIBCO
7 5 (5.56%) Citrix
8 4 (4.44%) HP
9 3 (3.33%) Symantec
9 3 (3.33%) Sybase
9 3 (3.33%) Dell
9 3 (3.33%) IBM
9 3 (3.33%) Juniper
9 3 (3.33%) Hitachi
10 2 (2.22%) Business Objects
11 1 (1.11%) Ab Initio
11 1 (1.11%) Netezza
11 1 (1.11%) CheckPoint
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago