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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 127 79 101
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 24 63 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.99% 2.71% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 2.79% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 18 52 18
Average salary £75,000 £68,750 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.00%
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
2286 2258 1904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.62% 96.95% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1971 1860 1547
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,950 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 August 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 August 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
Watford -7 5 £75,000 +22.44%
Hemel Hempstead -6 1 £75,000 +7.14%
Hertford - 1 £65,000 - 1
Solutions Architect
East of England

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 23 (46.00%) Oracle
1 23 (46.00%) SOA
2 22 (44.00%) C#
3 18 (36.00%) SQL Server
3 18 (36.00%) .NET
4 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
5 14 (28.00%) Java
5 14 (28.00%) Web Services
5 14 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (26.00%) VMware
6 13 (26.00%) TOGAF
6 13 (26.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (26.00%) XML
6 13 (26.00%) Relational Database
7 12 (24.00%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (24.00%) Internet
8 11 (22.00%) BizTalk Server
8 11 (22.00%) Change Management
8 11 (22.00%) N-Tier
8 11 (22.00%) MS Excel
8 11 (22.00%) SharePoint
8 11 (22.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (22.00%) Refactoring
8 11 (22.00%) Unit Testing
8 11 (22.00%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (22.00%) Zachman Framework
8 11 (22.00%) AOP
8 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (22.00%) TDD
9 10 (20.00%) Data Centre

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (22.00%) SharePoint
1 11 (22.00%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (12.00%) Node.js
2 6 (12.00%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (6.00%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (4.00%) MQSeries
4 2 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (4.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (22.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 13 (26.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (14.00%) OpenShift
3 6 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (6.00%) IaaS
6 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (2.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.00%) Internet
2 5 (10.00%) SAN
3 4 (8.00%) LAN
3 4 (8.00%) WAN
4 3 (6.00%) Network Security
4 3 (6.00%) NAS
5 2 (4.00%) Firewall
5 2 (4.00%) SSL
6 1 (2.00%) VPN
6 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (26.00%) Relational Database
3 7 (14.00%) Oracle Database
3 7 (14.00%) Couchbase
4 2 (4.00%) DB2
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.00%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (14.00%) Cucumber
2 7 (14.00%) SpecFlow
2 7 (14.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (14.00%) JUnit
2 7 (14.00%) NUnit
2 7 (14.00%) Selenium
2 7 (14.00%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (12.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.00%) Games
3 2 (4.00%) Banking
3 2 (4.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (36.00%) .NET
2 14 (28.00%) Web Services
3 13 (26.00%) XML
4 3 (6.00%) Middleware
5 2 (4.00%) Spring
5 2 (4.00%) Application Packaging
5 2 (4.00%) RESTful
5 2 (4.00%) HTML5
5 2 (4.00%) JMS
5 2 (4.00%) HTML
6 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (22.00%) N-Tier
3 10 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (6.00%) SWIFT
5 3 (6.00%) Clustering
6 2 (4.00%) STB
6 2 (4.00%) PKI
6 2 (4.00%) IPTV
6 2 (4.00%) Xbox
6 2 (4.00%) Over-the-Top Content
6 2 (4.00%) Streaming Video
6 2 (4.00%) Public Cloud
6 2 (4.00%) Chromecast
6 2 (4.00%) Apple TV
6 2 (4.00%) PlayStation
7 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Windows
2 3 (6.00%) AIX
2 3 (6.00%) HPUX
2 3 (6.00%) Solaris
2 3 (6.00%) Linux
2 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (6.00%) UNIX
2 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.00%) SOA
2 14 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (26.00%) TOGAF
4 11 (22.00%) AOP
4 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (22.00%) TDD
4 11 (22.00%) Zachman Framework
4 11 (22.00%) Change Management
4 11 (22.00%) Refactoring
4 11 (22.00%) Unit Testing
4 11 (22.00%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (18.00%) Open Source
5 9 (18.00%) E-Commerce
6 7 (14.00%) Migration
7 5 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (6.00%) Validation
8 3 (6.00%) ITIL
8 3 (6.00%) BCP
8 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.00%) C#
2 14 (28.00%) Java
3 6 (12.00%) SQL
4 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) CISSP
2 1 (2.00%) CISA
2 1 (2.00%) MBA
2 1 (2.00%) GCIA
2 1 (2.00%) GCIH
2 1 (2.00%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (12.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.00%) vSphere
4 3 (6.00%) vCloud
4 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (6.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (14.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (46.00%) Oracle
2 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (26.00%) VMware
4 5 (10.00%) IBM
4 5 (10.00%) Citrix
5 4 (8.00%) Cisco
5 4 (8.00%) EMC
5 4 (8.00%) HP
6 3 (6.00%) Dell
6 3 (6.00%) Symantec
6 3 (6.00%) Sybase
6 3 (6.00%) Juniper
6 3 (6.00%) Hitachi
7 2 (4.00%) Apple
7 2 (4.00%) TIBCO
7 2 (4.00%) Roku
8 1 (2.00%) VocaLink
8 1 (2.00%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (2.00%) NetApp
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