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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 72 107 96
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 121 67 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.31% 1.97% 2.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.38% 2.05% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 79 48 55
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
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
3576 3269 2770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.81% 96.29% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2894 2557 2293
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 2015.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Leeds

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 120 (53.81%) Java
2 114 (51.12%) .NET
3 102 (45.74%) Oracle
4 82 (36.77%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (29.15%) J2EE
6 55 (24.66%) LAMP
7 51 (22.87%) Retail
7 51 (22.87%) Spring
8 50 (22.42%) Linux
9 49 (21.97%) SOA
9 49 (21.97%) Scrum
10 48 (21.52%) XML
11 40 (17.94%) Enterprise Architecture
12 39 (17.49%) HTTP
13 38 (17.04%) Finance
14 37 (16.59%) Apache
14 37 (16.59%) SOAP
15 33 (14.80%) Internet
16 31 (13.90%) Software Engineering
17 30 (13.45%) Migration
18 29 (13.00%) HTML
18 29 (13.00%) HTML5
19 28 (12.56%) Software Architecture
19 28 (12.56%) Games
19 28 (12.56%) Banking
20 27 (12.11%) SharePoint
21 26 (11.66%) E-Commerce
21 26 (11.66%) Hibernate
22 25 (11.21%) ActiveMQ
22 25 (11.21%) Content Management

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 37 (16.59%) Apache
2 27 (12.11%) SharePoint
3 22 (9.87%) SharePoint 2010
3 22 (9.87%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (3.59%) nginx
5 5 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (2.24%) MS Exchange
5 5 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (2.24%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (1.79%) SAS
7 2 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.45%) CMS
8 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (1.79%) InfoPath
2 2 (0.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.69%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.90%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.45%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.45%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.45%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.45%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.45%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 22 (9.87%) Office 365
2 8 (3.59%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (17.49%) HTTP
2 33 (14.80%) Internet
3 17 (7.62%) LAN
3 17 (7.62%) WAN
4 16 (7.17%) PBX
5 5 (2.24%) WAAS
5 5 (2.24%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.90%) Intranet
7 1 (0.45%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.21%) NoSQL
2 14 (6.28%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.04%) Big Data
4 7 (3.14%) Riak
4 7 (3.14%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.24%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.24%) RDBMS
5 5 (2.24%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.79%) QlikView
6 4 (1.79%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.35%) MySQL
7 3 (1.35%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (9.87%) Visual Studio
General
1 51 (22.87%) Retail
2 38 (17.04%) Finance
3 28 (12.56%) Games
3 28 (12.56%) Banking
4 2 (0.90%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (51.12%) .NET
2 65 (29.15%) J2EE
3 55 (24.66%) LAMP
4 51 (22.87%) Spring
5 48 (21.52%) XML
6 37 (16.59%) SOAP
7 29 (13.00%) HTML
7 29 (13.00%) HTML5
8 26 (11.66%) Hibernate
9 25 (11.21%) ActiveMQ
10 22 (9.87%) Java EE
11 13 (5.83%) REST
12 9 (4.04%) .NET Framework
13 6 (2.69%) Middleware
14 4 (1.79%) CSS
14 4 (1.79%) Web Services
14 4 (1.79%) XSLT
15 2 (0.90%) ASP.NET
15 2 (0.90%) WCF
15 2 (0.90%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.17%) CMDB
2 11 (4.93%) Clustering
3 8 (3.59%) Open Source
4 5 (2.24%) Celerra
4 5 (2.24%) N-Tier
4 5 (2.24%) CLARiiON
5 4 (1.79%) Mainframe
5 4 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (0.90%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.90%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.90%) Tandem
7 1 (0.45%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.45%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.45%) NHS
7 1 (0.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 50 (22.42%) Linux
2 17 (7.62%) UNIX
3 4 (1.79%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (36.77%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (21.97%) Scrum
2 49 (21.97%) SOA
3 40 (17.94%) Enterprise Architecture
4 31 (13.90%) Software Engineering
5 30 (13.45%) Migration
6 28 (12.56%) Software Architecture
7 26 (11.66%) E-Commerce
8 25 (11.21%) Content Management
9 23 (10.31%) ETL
10 18 (8.07%) CRM
10 18 (8.07%) OO
11 16 (7.17%) ITIL
11 16 (7.17%) EAI
11 16 (7.17%) Contact Management
11 16 (7.17%) Asset Management
11 16 (7.17%) WFM
12 13 (5.83%) Project Management
12 13 (5.83%) RUP
13 9 (4.04%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 120 (53.81%) Java
2 24 (10.76%) PHP
3 15 (6.73%) C#
4 10 (4.48%) Python
5 6 (2.69%) R
5 6 (2.69%) SQL
6 4 (1.79%) COBOL
7 1 (0.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (2.24%) MCSE
1 5 (2.24%) CCA
1 5 (2.24%) Citrix Certification
1 5 (2.24%) CCEA
1 5 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (2.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (2.24%) MCTS
1 5 (2.24%) MCITP
1 5 (2.24%) NCDA
1 5 (2.24%) NCIE
1 5 (2.24%) VCAP
1 5 (2.24%) VTSP
1 5 (2.24%) CCIA
2 4 (1.79%) SC Cleared
2 4 (1.79%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.45%) HL7
System Software
1 8 (3.59%) Squid
2 7 (3.14%) Hyper-V
3 5 (2.24%) XenDesktop
3 5 (2.24%) vSphere
3 5 (2.24%) vCloud
3 5 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (3.59%) Puppet
1 8 (3.59%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 102 (45.74%) Oracle
2 15 (6.73%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.14%) Citrix
3 7 (3.14%) VMware
4 5 (2.24%) 3PAR
4 5 (2.24%) Informatica
4 5 (2.24%) NetApp
4 5 (2.24%) EMC
4 5 (2.24%) Cisco
5 4 (1.79%) Siebel
5 4 (1.79%) ICL
5 4 (1.79%) Fujitsu
6 1 (0.45%) SAP
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