The first table below looks at the demand for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich 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 Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 57 48 44
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.57% 0.33% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.34% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £75,000 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £60,750 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+6.99% -6.53%
Job Titles Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
338 295 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 96.02% 98.01% 98.77%
Number of salaries quoted 248 271 302
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Solutions Architect
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Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solutions Architect in the job title across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Ipswich region.

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Ipswich

Solutions Architect
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) UML
1 4 (80.00%) SOA
1 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Blog
4 1 (20.00%) OAuth
4 1 (20.00%) LDAP
4 1 (20.00%) Replication
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) PKI
4 1 (20.00%) Kerberos
4 1 (20.00%) SSL
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Sun
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) CA
4 1 (20.00%) SAML
4 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
4 1 (20.00%) X.509
4 1 (20.00%) ForgeRock
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
1 1 (20.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
1 1 (20.00%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) OAuth
2 1 (20.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Blog
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) UML
1 4 (80.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Sun
1 1 (20.00%) CA
1 1 (20.00%) ForgeRock
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle