The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 146 81 109
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 39 112 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.17% 3.18% 2.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 3.24% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 35 72 60
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £51,400 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £63,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.36%
Solutions Architect
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3220 3454 3268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.44% 98.13% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2700 2808 2521
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Leeds

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Leeds

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 31 (33.70%) .NET
2 28 (30.43%) SOA
2 28 (30.43%) Enterprise Architecture
3 25 (27.17%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (26.09%) Finance
4 24 (26.09%) TOGAF
5 20 (21.74%) High Availability
6 14 (15.22%) Internet
6 14 (15.22%) Microsoft
6 14 (15.22%) Oracle
6 14 (15.22%) C#
6 14 (15.22%) Open Source
7 12 (13.04%) SQL Server
7 12 (13.04%) Linux
7 12 (13.04%) LAMP
8 11 (11.96%) Scrum
8 11 (11.96%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (11.96%) Software Delivery
9 9 (9.78%) Node.js
9 9 (9.78%) JavaScript
9 9 (9.78%) SQL
10 8 (8.70%) Java
10 8 (8.70%) XML
10 8 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (8.70%) .NET Framework
10 8 (8.70%) Degree
10 8 (8.70%) Big Data
11 7 (7.61%) Network Load Balancing
11 7 (7.61%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (7.61%) Clustering

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 9 (9.78%) Node.js
2 7 (7.61%) Apache
3 3 (3.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (3.26%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.17%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.09%) IIS
5 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.09%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.09%) MS Office
2 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.35%) SAP IS-U
2 3 (3.26%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.09%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.22%) Internet
2 5 (5.43%) BGP
2 5 (5.43%) DNS
2 5 (5.43%) HTTP
2 5 (5.43%) Network Security
3 1 (1.09%) Extranet
3 1 (1.09%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.09%) Intranet
3 1 (1.09%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.09%) SAN
3 1 (1.09%) SSL
3 1 (1.09%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.70%) Big Data
3 7 (7.61%) MySQL
4 5 (5.43%) Informix
5 4 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.35%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 24 (26.09%) Finance
2 7 (7.61%) Retail
3 5 (5.43%) Games
4 2 (2.17%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.09%) Legal
5 1 (1.09%) Marketing
5 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (33.70%) .NET
2 12 (13.04%) LAMP
3 8 (8.70%) .NET Framework
3 8 (8.70%) XML
4 6 (6.52%) Web Services
5 5 (5.43%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (4.35%) ASP.NET
6 4 (4.35%) Middleware
6 4 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (3.26%) J2EE
7 3 (3.26%) JSON
7 3 (3.26%) RESTful
7 3 (3.26%) SOAP
8 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.09%) Entity Framework
8 1 (1.09%) OAuth
8 1 (1.09%) SailPoint
8 1 (1.09%) SAML
8 1 (1.09%) WCF
8 1 (1.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.61%) Clustering
2 6 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.43%) RIA
3 5 (5.43%) Smart Meter
4 4 (4.35%) Visualisation
5 3 (3.26%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.09%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.09%) iPad
6 1 (1.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.04%) Linux
2 4 (4.35%) Windows
3 1 (1.09%) Android
3 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.43%) Enterprise Architecture
1 28 (30.43%) SOA
2 25 (27.17%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (26.09%) TOGAF
4 20 (21.74%) High Availability
5 14 (15.22%) Open Source
6 11 (11.96%) Scrum
6 11 (11.96%) Software Delivery
6 11 (11.96%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (7.61%) Network Load Balancing
8 7 (7.61%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (6.52%) Data Modelling
9 6 (6.52%) ETL
10 5 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (5.43%) CRM
10 5 (5.43%) Load Testing
10 5 (5.43%) Project Management
10 5 (5.43%) Supplier Management
10 5 (5.43%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.22%) C#
2 9 (9.78%) JavaScript
2 9 (9.78%) SQL
3 8 (8.70%) Java
4 7 (7.61%) PHP
4 7 (7.61%) VB
4 7 (7.61%) VB6
5 5 (5.43%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.17%) Perl
6 2 (2.17%) Python
7 1 (1.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (8.70%) Degree
2 3 (3.26%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (1.09%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (15.22%) Microsoft
1 14 (15.22%) Oracle
2 5 (5.43%) F5
2 5 (5.43%) SAP
3 2 (2.17%) VMware
4 1 (1.09%) CA
4 1 (1.09%) Cisco
4 1 (1.09%) Citrix
4 1 (1.09%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (1.09%) Dell
4 1 (1.09%) Facebook
4 1 (1.09%) ForgeRock
4 1 (1.09%) HP
4 1 (1.09%) IBM
4 1 (1.09%) NetApp
4 1 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.09%) Sun
4 1 (1.09%) Teradata
4 1 (1.09%) Twitter
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