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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 124 117 95
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 27 30 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.20% 1.20% 1.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 1.25% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 41
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
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
2141 2403 2518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.07% 96.35% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1746 1922 2109
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 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
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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 -1 5 £85,000 +33.33%
Rickmansworth -7 5 £85,000 +61.90%
Solutions Architect
East of England

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 37 (59.68%) Oracle
2 34 (54.84%) Java
3 31 (50.00%) XML
4 27 (43.55%) SOA
4 27 (43.55%) C#
5 26 (41.94%) Enterprise Software
5 26 (41.94%) Relational Database
6 23 (37.10%) Web Services
7 22 (35.48%) Finance
8 20 (32.26%) Management Information System
8 20 (32.26%) Microsoft
9 19 (30.65%) PKI
9 19 (30.65%) Open Source
10 18 (29.03%) .NET
11 16 (25.81%) SQL Server
11 16 (25.81%) Spring
12 15 (24.19%) TIBCO
13 14 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (22.58%) ISO 8583
13 14 (22.58%) DB2
13 14 (22.58%) WebSphere Application Server
13 14 (22.58%) WebLogic
13 14 (22.58%) SSL
13 14 (22.58%) JMS
13 14 (22.58%) MQSeries
13 14 (22.58%) TDD
13 14 (22.58%) WebSphere
13 14 (22.58%) Application Packaging
13 14 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
14 13 (20.97%) Middleware

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 14 (22.58%) WebSphere Application Server
1 14 (22.58%) WebLogic
1 14 (22.58%) MQSeries
1 14 (22.58%) WebSphere
2 12 (19.35%) SharePoint
2 12 (19.35%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (4.84%) Node.js
5 1 (1.61%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 12 (19.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.06%) OpenShift
3 3 (4.84%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.58%) SSL
2 12 (19.35%) Internet
3 9 (14.52%) LAN
3 9 (14.52%) WAN
4 8 (12.90%) SAN
5 1 (1.61%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (41.94%) Relational Database
2 16 (25.81%) SQL Server
3 14 (22.58%) DB2
4 8 (12.90%) NonStop SQL
5 7 (11.29%) Couchbase
6 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (9.68%) JUnit
2 6 (9.68%) NUnit
2 6 (9.68%) SpecFlow
2 6 (9.68%) Jenkins
2 6 (9.68%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.45%) Selenium
3 4 (6.45%) Cucumber
General
1 22 (35.48%) Finance
2 9 (14.52%) Banking
3 8 (12.90%) Retail
4 1 (1.61%) International Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Marketing
4 1 (1.61%) Games
4 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (50.00%) XML
2 23 (37.10%) Web Services
3 18 (29.03%) .NET
4 16 (25.81%) Spring
5 14 (22.58%) Application Packaging
5 14 (22.58%) JMS
6 13 (20.97%) Middleware
7 9 (14.52%) RESTful
8 5 (8.06%) XSD
9 2 (3.23%) J2EE
9 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET
9 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (3.23%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (3.23%) AngularJS
9 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.61%) HTML5
10 1 (1.61%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (41.94%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (32.26%) Management Information System
3 19 (30.65%) PKI
3 19 (30.65%) Open Source
4 12 (19.35%) N-Tier
5 9 (14.52%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.61%) IPTV
6 1 (1.61%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.61%) STB
6 1 (1.61%) Xbox
6 1 (1.61%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (1.61%) Chromecast
6 1 (1.61%) Apple TV
6 1 (1.61%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.52%) Windows
2 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.61%) Android
2 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (43.55%) SOA
2 14 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (22.58%) TDD
3 12 (19.35%) TOGAF
3 12 (19.35%) Programme Management
3 12 (19.35%) Change Management
3 12 (19.35%) AOP
3 12 (19.35%) Refactoring
3 12 (19.35%) Unit Testing
3 12 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (19.35%) Software Architecture
4 11 (17.74%) Zachman Framework
5 10 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (16.13%) E-Commerce
6 8 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (12.90%) Waterfall
6 8 (12.90%) Migration
6 8 (12.90%) Business Transformation
6 8 (12.90%) Mentoring
6 8 (12.90%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 34 (54.84%) Java
2 27 (43.55%) C#
3 3 (4.84%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.61%) SQL
4 1 (1.61%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (22.58%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (6.45%) Hyper-V
1 4 (6.45%) vSphere
2 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.61%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (59.68%) Oracle
2 20 (32.26%) Microsoft
3 15 (24.19%) TIBCO
4 9 (14.52%) Citrix
4 9 (14.52%) IBM
5 8 (12.90%) HP
6 5 (8.06%) VMware
7 1 (1.61%) Roku
7 1 (1.61%) NetApp
7 1 (1.61%) Apple
7 1 (1.61%) EMC
7 1 (1.61%) Cisco
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