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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 91 105 111
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 51 28 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.22% 1.39% 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 1.46% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 45 18 41
Average salary £70,000 £75,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £64,100 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £64,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+0.77% -0.76%
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
2221 1915 2808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.86% 95.27% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1833 1580 2211
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 £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -5 10 £70,000 +12.90%
Potters Bar - 2 £70,000 -
Watford -7 1 £55,000 -21.42%
Solutions Architect
East of England

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 49 (43.75%) SOA
2 43 (38.39%) Java
3 33 (29.46%) Finance
4 31 (27.68%) .NET
5 29 (25.89%) CRM
6 28 (25.00%) Windows
7 26 (23.21%) Microsoft
7 26 (23.21%) Middleware
7 26 (23.21%) Enterprise Software
8 24 (21.43%) Oracle
8 24 (21.43%) Migration
9 22 (19.64%) TOGAF
9 22 (19.64%) C#
10 19 (16.96%) Waterfall
11 18 (16.07%) SharePoint Server
11 18 (16.07%) SharePoint
11 18 (16.07%) EMC
12 17 (15.18%) Systems Analysis
12 17 (15.18%) Product Management
13 15 (13.39%) Use Case
13 15 (13.39%) Security Cleared
13 15 (13.39%) MVC
14 14 (12.50%) Back Office
14 14 (12.50%) Open Text
14 14 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
14 14 (12.50%) EDRMS
14 14 (12.50%) MS Excel
14 14 (12.50%) Taxonomies
14 14 (12.50%) Open Source
14 14 (12.50%) SC Cleared

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 18 (16.07%) SharePoint
1 18 (16.07%) SharePoint Server
2 8 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 6 (5.36%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.57%) MQSeries
4 4 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 14 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.68%) SAP CRM
3 2 (1.79%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.89%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.25%) SAN
2 6 (5.36%) LAN
2 6 (5.36%) WAN
3 2 (1.79%) 3GPP
3 2 (1.79%) WLAN
3 2 (1.79%) Internet
3 2 (1.79%) 3G
3 2 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.79%) Wireless
3 2 (1.79%) 2G
3 2 (1.79%) LTE
3 2 (1.79%) 4G
4 1 (0.89%) NAS
4 1 (0.89%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.89%) WPA
4 1 (0.89%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.89%) WPA2
4 1 (0.89%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.89%) 802.11
4 1 (0.89%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.50%) EDRMS
2 4 (3.57%) DB2
2 4 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.68%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.79%) SAP BW
4 2 (1.79%) SAP BI
4 2 (1.79%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.89%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.89%) JUnit
General
1 33 (29.46%) Finance
2 14 (12.50%) Back Office
3 12 (10.71%) Retail
4 5 (4.46%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.57%) Banking
6 2 (1.79%) Marketing
7 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.89%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (27.68%) .NET
2 26 (23.21%) Middleware
3 5 (4.46%) XML
4 4 (3.57%) JMS
4 4 (3.57%) J2EE
4 4 (3.57%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.79%) Web Services
6 1 (0.89%) JSON
6 1 (0.89%) JAX-RS
6 1 (0.89%) Spring
6 1 (0.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (23.21%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (12.50%) Open Source
2 14 (12.50%) Taxonomies
3 10 (8.93%) Management Information System
4 9 (8.04%) Computer Science
4 9 (8.04%) PKI
5 6 (5.36%) FMCG
6 4 (3.57%) EPoS
6 4 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.57%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.89%) Kindle
7 1 (0.89%) Firmware
7 1 (0.89%) Replication
7 1 (0.89%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 28 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (2.68%) AIX
2 3 (2.68%) HPUX
2 3 (2.68%) Solaris
2 3 (2.68%) UNIX
3 1 (0.89%) Linux
3 1 (0.89%) GCOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (43.75%) SOA
2 29 (25.89%) CRM
3 24 (21.43%) Migration
4 22 (19.64%) TOGAF
5 19 (16.96%) Waterfall
6 17 (15.18%) Product Management
6 17 (15.18%) Systems Analysis
7 15 (13.39%) Use Case
7 15 (13.39%) MVC
8 14 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
8 14 (12.50%) Metadata Management
9 9 (8.04%) Software Architecture
9 9 (8.04%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (7.14%) E-Commerce
11 6 (5.36%) Mentoring
11 6 (5.36%) Business Transformation
11 6 (5.36%) Project Planning
12 5 (4.46%) ERP
12 5 (4.46%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (4.46%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (38.39%) Java
2 22 (19.64%) C#
3 9 (8.04%) SQL
4 4 (3.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.79%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (13.39%) Security Cleared
2 14 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 9 (8.04%) Degree
4 1 (0.89%) CCNP
4 1 (0.89%) CCNA
4 1 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.89%) CWNA
4 1 (0.89%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.68%) ISO 8583
2 1 (0.89%) COBIT
2 1 (0.89%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.46%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.89%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 26 (23.21%) Microsoft
2 24 (21.43%) Oracle
3 18 (16.07%) EMC
4 14 (12.50%) Open Text
5 10 (8.93%) Citrix
5 10 (8.93%) Cisco
6 9 (8.04%) SAP
7 8 (7.14%) VMware
8 4 (3.57%) HP
8 4 (3.57%) TIBCO
9 3 (2.68%) Symantec
9 3 (2.68%) Dell
9 3 (2.68%) IBM
9 3 (2.68%) Sybase
9 3 (2.68%) Juniper
9 3 (2.68%) Hitachi
10 2 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.89%) NetApp
11 1 (0.89%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.89%) Business Objects
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