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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 92 41 80
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 15 58 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.22% 4.72% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 5.07% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 12 50 2
Average salary £73,250 £73,750 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.67% +20.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £60,000 £54,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £90,000 £68,250
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1179 1144 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.09% 93.08% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 969 963 646
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Solutions Architect
South East

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Kent

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Kent

Solutions Architect
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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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Job
Vacancies
Sittingbourne - 4 £75,000 -
Chatham -5 3 £71,500 -1.37%
Maidstone - 3 - -
Tunbridge Wells -13 2 £55,000 -18.51%
West Malling - 1 £77,500 -
Dartford - 1 £60,000 -
Solutions Architect
South East

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 (55.88%) SQL Server
2 17 (50.00%) Oracle
3 16 (47.06%) Web Services
3 16 (47.06%) XML
3 16 (47.06%) SOA
4 15 (44.12%) Windows
4 15 (44.12%) Java
5 14 (41.18%) Finance
6 12 (35.29%) Oracle Database
7 11 (32.35%) ETL
7 11 (32.35%) OOA/OOD
8 10 (29.41%) Solaris
8 10 (29.41%) XSLT
8 10 (29.41%) Sun
9 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
9 9 (26.47%) JMX
9 9 (26.47%) UML
9 9 (26.47%) EJB
9 9 (26.47%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (26.47%) JSF
10 8 (23.53%) JAX-WS
10 8 (23.53%) Tomcat
10 8 (23.53%) XML Schema
10 8 (23.53%) SQL
10 8 (23.53%) JAXB
11 7 (20.59%) B2B
11 7 (20.59%) Mainframe
11 7 (20.59%) Informatica
11 7 (20.59%) Business Objects
11 7 (20.59%) Cognos

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 8 (23.53%) Tomcat
2 6 (17.65%) Apache
3 5 (14.71%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (8.82%) GlassFish
5 1 (2.94%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (2.94%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (2.94%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) HTTP
2 1 (2.94%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (55.88%) SQL Server
2 12 (35.29%) Oracle Database
3 7 (20.59%) BODI
4 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.94%) Spotfire
7 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Fiddler
1 4 (11.76%) ReSharper
1 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (41.18%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (47.06%) Web Services
1 16 (47.06%) XML
2 10 (29.41%) XSLT
3 9 (26.47%) JMX
3 9 (26.47%) EJB
3 9 (26.47%) JSF
4 8 (23.53%) JAX-WS
4 8 (23.53%) XML Schema
4 8 (23.53%) JAXB
5 5 (14.71%) .NET
6 4 (11.76%) AngularJS
6 4 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (5.88%) J2EE
8 1 (2.94%) Rendezvous
8 1 (2.94%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Mainframe
2 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.82%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) Windows
2 10 (29.41%) Solaris
3 5 (14.71%) UNIX
4 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
4 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (11.76%) Windows 8
4 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.94%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) SOA
2 11 (32.35%) ETL
2 11 (32.35%) OOA/OOD
3 9 (26.47%) UML
3 9 (26.47%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (20.59%) B2B
4 7 (20.59%) Load Balancing
5 6 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (11.76%) Project Planning
6 4 (11.76%) Network Design
6 4 (11.76%) Use Case
6 4 (11.76%) Workflow
6 4 (11.76%) Data Modelling
7 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (8.82%) Document Management
8 2 (5.88%) Business Analysis
8 2 (5.88%) Performance Management
8 2 (5.88%) ERP
8 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.94%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) Java
2 8 (23.53%) SQL
3 6 (17.65%) C#
4 4 (11.76%) TypeScript
5 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) CCNA
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.94%) MCSE
2 1 (2.94%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) OpenSSO
2 1 (2.94%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Oracle
2 10 (29.41%) Sun
3 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
4 7 (20.59%) Informatica
4 7 (20.59%) Business Objects
4 7 (20.59%) Cognos
5 3 (8.82%) VMware
6 2 (5.88%) IBM
7 1 (2.94%) NetApp
7 1 (2.94%) Pegasus
7 1 (2.94%) TIBCO
7 1 (2.94%) Cisco
7 1 (2.94%) HP
7 1 (2.94%) SAP
7 1 (2.94%) Northgate
Kent
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 16 hours ago