The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 101 - 83
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 1 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.093% - 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% - 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 10
Average salary £85,000 - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £67,500 £62,000
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.87%
Solutions Architect
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1023 969 1078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 94.99% 97.19% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 932 803 925
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) SGML
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) VRML
2 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) ReSharper
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) Fiddler
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SMTP
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) PPP
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) ReSharper
1 1 (33.33%) Fiddler
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) EDI
2 1 (33.33%) CGI
2 1 (33.33%) SGML
2 1 (33.33%) VRML
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Social Media
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) TypeScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) hybris