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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 117 106 108
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 27 50 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.09% 1.89% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 1.98% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 15 41 23
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £60,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £95,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £60,750 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+6.99% -6.53%
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2400 2523 2500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.58% 95.14% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1915 2114 2048
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
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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
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Vacancies
Watford -11 9 £60,000 -4.00% 2
Rickmansworth +15 3 £52,500 -16.00%
Letchworth - 2 £48,750 - 1
Solutions Architect
East of England

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 19 (38.00%) Oracle
2 18 (36.00%) Finance
2 18 (36.00%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (34.00%) Middleware
4 15 (30.00%) SOA
4 15 (30.00%) .NET
4 15 (30.00%) Java
5 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (22.00%) Open Source
6 10 (20.00%) Degree
6 10 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 9 (18.00%) WebLogic
7 9 (18.00%) XML
7 9 (18.00%) Relational Database
8 8 (16.00%) Software Architecture
8 8 (16.00%) TOGAF
9 7 (14.00%) VMware
9 7 (14.00%) PKI
9 7 (14.00%) UML
9 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
10 6 (12.00%) JMS
10 6 (12.00%) DB2
10 6 (12.00%) WebSphere Application Server
10 6 (12.00%) C#
10 6 (12.00%) MQSeries
10 6 (12.00%) Cisco
10 6 (12.00%) TIBCO
10 6 (12.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (12.00%) WebSphere
10 6 (12.00%) .NET Framework

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (18.00%) WebLogic
2 6 (12.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (12.00%) MQSeries
2 6 (12.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.00%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.00%) Lync
4 1 (2.00%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.00%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) Internet
2 2 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.00%) FTP
3 1 (2.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (12.00%) DB2
3 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.00%) Big Data
6 1 (2.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (36.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Banking
2 4 (8.00%) Publishing
3 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.00%) Retail
4 2 (4.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (34.00%) Middleware
2 15 (30.00%) .NET
3 9 (18.00%) XML
4 6 (12.00%) JMS
4 6 (12.00%) .NET Framework
5 5 (10.00%) Web Services
6 3 (6.00%) J2EE
7 1 (2.00%) RESTful
7 1 (2.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.00%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (22.00%) Open Source
3 10 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 7 (14.00%) PKI
5 4 (8.00%) SWIFT
6 3 (6.00%) N-Tier
6 3 (6.00%) EPoS
7 2 (4.00%) Online Games
7 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
7 2 (4.00%) Kindle
8 1 (2.00%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) UNIX
2 2 (4.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) AIX
2 2 (4.00%) HPUX
2 2 (4.00%) Solaris
3 1 (2.00%) GCOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) SOA
2 8 (16.00%) Software Architecture
2 8 (16.00%) TOGAF
3 7 (14.00%) UML
4 6 (12.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (10.00%) CRM
6 4 (8.00%) Product Management
6 4 (8.00%) Use Case
6 4 (8.00%) Knowledge Management
6 4 (8.00%) MVC
6 4 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (8.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (6.00%) Change Management
7 3 (6.00%) TDD
7 3 (6.00%) AOP
7 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.00%) Refactoring
7 3 (6.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.00%) Java
2 6 (12.00%) C#
3 4 (8.00%) SQL
4 2 (4.00%) C
4 2 (4.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) MBA
2 1 (2.00%) LPIC
2 1 (2.00%) MCSE
2 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) QA
2 2 (4.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.00%) COBIT
3 1 (2.00%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.00%) XenApp
3 1 (2.00%) XenServer
3 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (38.00%) Oracle
2 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.00%) VMware
4 6 (12.00%) Cisco
4 6 (12.00%) TIBCO
5 3 (6.00%) NetApp
5 3 (6.00%) IBM
5 3 (6.00%) HP
6 2 (4.00%) Dell
6 2 (4.00%) EMC
6 2 (4.00%) Citrix
6 2 (4.00%) Juniper
6 2 (4.00%) Hitachi
6 2 (4.00%) Symantec
6 2 (4.00%) Sybase
6 2 (4.00%) Business Objects
7 1 (2.00%) Ab Initio
7 1 (2.00%) Netezza
7 1 (2.00%) Lotus
7 1 (2.00%) Intel
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Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Talent Source Global
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago