The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 106 98 125
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 35 25 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.74% 1.30% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 1.35% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 25 13 25
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £63,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
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 Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1914 1848 2628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.27% 95.90% 93.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1530 1404 2225
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015. 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
Rickmansworth -8 9 £75,000 +20.00%
Welwyn Garden City -5 6 £65,000 -
Solutions Architect
East of England

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 44 (49.44%) Java
2 43 (48.31%) SOA
3 30 (33.71%) C#
4 28 (31.46%) Microsoft
5 26 (29.21%) Oracle
6 22 (24.72%) Finance
6 22 (24.72%) Open Source
6 22 (24.72%) Enterprise Software
7 21 (23.60%) Management Information System
8 19 (21.35%) XML
9 18 (20.22%) .NET
9 18 (20.22%) Middleware
9 18 (20.22%) Migration
9 18 (20.22%) Relational Database
10 17 (19.10%) Retail
11 16 (17.98%) WebSphere
11 16 (17.98%) TOGAF
11 16 (17.98%) TIBCO
11 16 (17.98%) Windows
11 16 (17.98%) E-Commerce
12 15 (16.85%) JMS
12 15 (16.85%) MQSeries
12 15 (16.85%) Web Services
12 15 (16.85%) DB2
12 15 (16.85%) WebSphere Application Server
12 15 (16.85%) WebLogic
12 15 (16.85%) PKI
13 12 (13.48%) Programme Management
13 12 (13.48%) MS Excel
13 12 (13.48%) CRM

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 16 (17.98%) WebSphere
2 15 (16.85%) WebSphere Application Server
2 15 (16.85%) WebLogic
2 15 (16.85%) MQSeries
3 9 (10.11%) SharePoint
4 6 (6.74%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (6.74%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (5.62%) Node.js
6 3 (3.37%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (2.25%) CMS
7 2 (2.25%) TeamSite
8 1 (1.12%) Joomla!
8 1 (1.12%) Drupal
8 1 (1.12%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.12%) Alfresco
Applications
1 12 (13.48%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.99%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (7.87%) OpenShift
3 3 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.25%) ElastiCache
4 2 (2.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.12%) GitHub
5 1 (1.12%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.36%) LAN
2 10 (11.24%) WAN
2 10 (11.24%) SAN
3 9 (10.11%) SSL
4 3 (3.37%) Internet
5 1 (1.12%) Wireless
5 1 (1.12%) Wireless Security
5 1 (1.12%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.12%) NAS
5 1 (1.12%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.12%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.12%) ATM
5 1 (1.12%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.22%) Relational Database
2 15 (16.85%) DB2
3 11 (12.36%) SQL Server
4 9 (10.11%) Couchbase
5 6 (6.74%) Oracle Database
5 6 (6.74%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 9 (10.11%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.99%) JUnit
2 8 (8.99%) NUnit
2 8 (8.99%) SpecFlow
2 8 (8.99%) Jenkins
3 6 (6.74%) Cucumber
3 6 (6.74%) Selenium
4 5 (5.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.12%) Jasmine
General
1 22 (24.72%) Finance
2 17 (19.10%) Retail
3 6 (6.74%) Back Office
4 3 (3.37%) Marketing
4 3 (3.37%) Law
5 1 (1.12%) Banking
5 1 (1.12%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (21.35%) XML
2 18 (20.22%) .NET
2 18 (20.22%) Middleware
3 15 (16.85%) JMS
3 15 (16.85%) Web Services
4 11 (12.36%) Spring
5 9 (10.11%) RESTful
5 9 (10.11%) Application Packaging
6 3 (3.37%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (3.37%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.25%) J2EE
7 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.25%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.12%) jQuery
8 1 (1.12%) HTML5
8 1 (1.12%) CSS3
8 1 (1.12%) Backbone.js
8 1 (1.12%) Ajax
8 1 (1.12%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 22 (24.72%) Open Source
1 22 (24.72%) Enterprise Software
2 21 (23.60%) Management Information System
3 15 (16.85%) PKI
4 9 (10.11%) SWIFT
5 6 (6.74%) Taxonomies
6 3 (3.37%) N-Tier
6 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.12%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.98%) Windows
2 1 (1.12%) Linux
2 1 (1.12%) GCOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (48.31%) SOA
2 18 (20.22%) Migration
3 16 (17.98%) TOGAF
3 16 (17.98%) E-Commerce
4 12 (13.48%) CRM
4 12 (13.48%) Programme Management
4 12 (13.48%) Software Architecture
4 12 (13.48%) Waterfall
5 9 (10.11%) Business Transformation
5 9 (10.11%) Mentoring
5 9 (10.11%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (10.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (10.11%) MVC
5 9 (10.11%) Project Planning
6 7 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (6.74%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (6.74%) Change Management
7 6 (6.74%) Knowledge Management
7 6 (6.74%) Product Management
7 6 (6.74%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 44 (49.44%) Java
2 30 (33.71%) C#
3 6 (6.74%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.37%) SQL
5 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.12%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (6.74%) SC Cleared
1 6 (6.74%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.11%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.12%) vSphere
2 1 (1.12%) Firmware
2 1 (1.12%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (6.74%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (31.46%) Microsoft
2 26 (29.21%) Oracle
3 16 (17.98%) TIBCO
4 10 (11.24%) IBM
5 9 (10.11%) Citrix
6 8 (8.99%) EMC
7 6 (6.74%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (6.74%) Open Text
7 6 (6.74%) SAP
8 2 (2.25%) Cisco
8 2 (2.25%) NetApp
8 2 (2.25%) HP
8 2 (2.25%) VMware
8 2 (2.25%) Teradata
9 1 (1.12%) Brocade
9 1 (1.12%) Adobe
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