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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 132 78 103
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 46 125 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.31% 3.39% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 3.51% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 34 96 39
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £51,553 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £95,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.00%
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
3340 3562 2485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 95.37% 96.58% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2658 2747 1916
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 £26,500 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Leeds

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 46 (35.66%) Agile Software Development
1 46 (35.66%) .NET
2 38 (29.46%) Java
3 32 (24.81%) SOA
4 27 (20.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (20.16%) Scrum
6 21 (16.28%) E-Commerce
6 21 (16.28%) Oracle
7 18 (13.95%) Linux
7 18 (13.95%) TOGAF
7 18 (13.95%) Open Source
7 18 (13.95%) Software Architecture
8 15 (11.63%) LAMP
8 15 (11.63%) Finance
8 15 (11.63%) HTML
9 14 (10.85%) Enterprise Architecture
10 13 (10.08%) C#
10 13 (10.08%) HTML5
11 12 (9.30%) Data Centre
12 11 (8.53%) J2EE
12 11 (8.53%) Microsoft
12 11 (8.53%) Internet
13 10 (7.75%) Project Management
13 10 (7.75%) SharePoint
13 10 (7.75%) PHP
13 10 (7.75%) CSS
13 10 (7.75%) XML
13 10 (7.75%) NoSQL
13 10 (7.75%) API Design
14 9 (6.98%) Office 365

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 10 (7.75%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.98%) SharePoint 2010
2 9 (6.98%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (6.20%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.88%) Apache
4 5 (3.88%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.33%) Umbraco
5 3 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.33%) CMS
5 3 (2.33%) IIS
5 3 (2.33%) Node.js
6 2 (1.55%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 9 (6.98%) InfoPath
2 3 (2.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.55%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.10%) SAP HR
1 4 (3.10%) SAP FI
1 4 (3.10%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (3.10%) SAP CO
2 3 (2.33%) SAP CRM
2 3 (2.33%) SAP SCM
2 3 (2.33%) SAP LE
2 3 (2.33%) SAP HCM
2 3 (2.33%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.78%) Summit
3 1 (0.78%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.98%) Office 365
2 1 (0.78%) SaaS
2 1 (0.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.53%) Internet
2 5 (3.88%) LAN
2 5 (3.88%) WAN
3 2 (1.55%) VoIP
3 2 (1.55%) H.323
3 2 (1.55%) CTI
4 1 (0.78%) Intranet
4 1 (0.78%) Firewall
4 1 (0.78%) NAS
4 1 (0.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.78%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (0.78%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.75%) NoSQL
2 8 (6.20%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (5.43%) Hadoop
3 7 (5.43%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.43%) Big Data
4 4 (3.10%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.33%) SAP BI
6 2 (1.55%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.55%) Riak
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.78%) OLTP
7 1 (0.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (6.98%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (11.63%) Finance
2 7 (5.43%) Games
3 6 (4.65%) Retail
4 4 (3.10%) Marketing
4 4 (3.10%) Banking
5 3 (2.33%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.55%) Legal
7 1 (0.78%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (35.66%) .NET
2 15 (11.63%) LAMP
2 15 (11.63%) HTML
3 13 (10.08%) HTML5
4 11 (8.53%) J2EE
5 10 (7.75%) CSS
5 10 (7.75%) XML
6 9 (6.98%) XSLT
6 9 (6.98%) Java EE
7 7 (5.43%) Middleware
7 7 (5.43%) Spring
8 5 (3.88%) .NET Framework
8 5 (3.88%) Hibernate
9 4 (3.10%) ActiveMQ
9 4 (3.10%) WCF
10 3 (2.33%) Entity Framework
10 3 (2.33%) Itk
10 3 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (1.55%) Apache Camel
11 2 (1.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.30%) Data Centre
2 3 (2.33%) Health Informatics
2 3 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.33%) NHS
2 3 (2.33%) Informatics
3 2 (1.55%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.55%) Visualisation
3 2 (1.55%) Social Media
3 2 (1.55%) Clustering
3 2 (1.55%) IVR
3 2 (1.55%) Tandem
4 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.95%) Linux
2 4 (3.10%) Windows
3 1 (0.78%) AIX
3 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (35.66%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (24.81%) SOA
3 27 (20.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (20.16%) Scrum
5 21 (16.28%) E-Commerce
6 18 (13.95%) TOGAF
6 18 (13.95%) Open Source
6 18 (13.95%) Software Architecture
7 14 (10.85%) Enterprise Architecture
8 10 (7.75%) API Design
8 10 (7.75%) Project Management
9 9 (6.98%) Content Management
9 9 (6.98%) Migration
10 8 (6.20%) CRM
11 7 (5.43%) B2B
12 5 (3.88%) B2C
12 5 (3.88%) High Availability
12 5 (3.88%) Requirements Analysis
12 5 (3.88%) Technical Architecture
13 4 (3.10%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 38 (29.46%) Java
2 13 (10.08%) C#
3 10 (7.75%) PHP
4 4 (3.10%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.33%) SQL
6 2 (1.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (6.98%) SC Cleared
1 9 (6.98%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.20%) DV Cleared
3 4 (3.10%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.33%) HL7
2 1 (0.78%) COBIT
2 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.55%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.78%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 21 (16.28%) Oracle
2 11 (8.53%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.43%) Cloudera
4 5 (3.88%) SAP
5 4 (3.10%) IBM
6 3 (2.33%) ATG
6 3 (2.33%) VMware
6 3 (2.33%) hybris
6 3 (2.33%) Cisco
7 2 (1.55%) Avaya
7 2 (1.55%) Genesys
7 2 (1.55%) Endeca
8 1 (0.78%) Teradata
8 1 (0.78%) F5
8 1 (0.78%) Nokia
8 1 (0.78%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.78%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.78%) HP
8 1 (0.78%) Citrix
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + training, excellent progression!
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago