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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 101 105 119
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 79 72 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.36% 2.22% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.44% 2.31% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 47 59 42
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,800 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £65,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
3244 3115 2847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.07% 96.17% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2601 2436 2438
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,400 £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 29 December 2014.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Leeds

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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.

1 113 (50.22%) Java
2 103 (45.78%) Oracle
3 101 (44.89%) .NET
4 78 (34.67%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (26.67%) J2EE
6 56 (24.89%) Spring
7 52 (23.11%) Finance
8 51 (22.67%) SOA
9 47 (20.89%) Retail
10 44 (19.56%) Scrum
11 40 (17.78%) Internet
12 38 (16.89%) Apache
13 37 (16.44%) ETL
13 37 (16.44%) XML
13 37 (16.44%) Linux
14 36 (16.00%) HTTP
15 35 (15.56%) LAMP
16 34 (15.11%) Enterprise Architecture
16 34 (15.11%) SQL Server
17 33 (14.67%) Microsoft
18 32 (14.22%) ActiveMQ
19 31 (13.78%) SOAP
20 30 (13.33%) Hibernate
20 30 (13.33%) Java EE
21 29 (12.89%) HTML5
21 29 (12.89%) NoSQL
21 29 (12.89%) HTML
22 28 (12.44%) LAN
22 28 (12.44%) WAN
23 27 (12.00%) Software Architecture

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 38 (16.89%) Apache
2 21 (9.33%) WebSphere
3 20 (8.89%) SharePoint
4 13 (5.78%) SharePoint 2010
4 13 (5.78%) SharePoint 2013
5 11 (4.89%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (4.89%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (4.89%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (4.89%) MS Exchange
6 7 (3.11%) SAS
7 4 (1.78%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.33%) WebLogic Portal
8 3 (1.33%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.33%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.33%) IIS
9 1 (0.44%) nginx
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (1.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.67%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (2.22%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.33%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.33%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.89%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.78%) Office 365
2 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (17.78%) Internet
2 36 (16.00%) HTTP
3 28 (12.44%) LAN
3 28 (12.44%) WAN
4 19 (8.44%) PBX
5 11 (4.89%) WAAS
5 11 (4.89%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (1.33%) AMQP
7 1 (0.44%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (15.11%) SQL Server
2 29 (12.89%) NoSQL
3 18 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 18 (8.00%) RDBMS
3 18 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (4.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (4.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (3.11%) MySQL
5 7 (3.11%) QlikView
5 7 (3.11%) Oracle BI EE
5 7 (3.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.33%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.44%) Big Data
7 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (6.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 52 (23.11%) Finance
2 47 (20.89%) Retail
3 25 (11.11%) Banking
4 23 (10.22%) Games
5 14 (6.22%) Marketing
6 2 (0.89%) Law
7 1 (0.44%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (44.89%) .NET
2 60 (26.67%) J2EE
3 56 (24.89%) Spring
4 37 (16.44%) XML
5 35 (15.56%) LAMP
6 32 (14.22%) ActiveMQ
7 31 (13.78%) SOAP
8 30 (13.33%) Hibernate
8 30 (13.33%) Java EE
9 29 (12.89%) HTML
9 29 (12.89%) HTML5
10 9 (4.00%) Web Services
11 8 (3.56%) REST
12 7 (3.11%) Oracle Fusion
13 6 (2.67%) Middleware
14 4 (1.78%) .NET Framework
15 3 (1.33%) JSON
15 3 (1.33%) Apache Flex
15 3 (1.33%) ASP.NET
15 3 (1.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.44%) CMDB
2 18 (8.00%) N-Tier
3 14 (6.22%) Clustering
4 11 (4.89%) CLARiiON
4 11 (4.89%) Celerra
5 8 (3.56%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.56%) NHS
6 5 (2.22%) Open Source
7 3 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.33%) RIA
7 3 (1.33%) Symmetrix
8 2 (0.89%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.44%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.44%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.44%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.44%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 37 (16.44%) Linux
2 21 (9.33%) UNIX
3 3 (1.33%) Solaris
4 2 (0.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (34.67%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (22.67%) SOA
3 44 (19.56%) Scrum
4 37 (16.44%) ETL
5 34 (15.11%) Enterprise Architecture
6 27 (12.00%) Software Architecture
7 26 (11.56%) Software Engineering
7 26 (11.56%) E-Commerce
8 25 (11.11%) CRM
9 24 (10.67%) OO
10 20 (8.89%) Content Management
11 19 (8.44%) EAI
11 19 (8.44%) Asset Management
11 19 (8.44%) WFM
11 19 (8.44%) ITIL
11 19 (8.44%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (8.44%) Contact Management
12 18 (8.00%) Analytics
12 18 (8.00%) User Stories
13 14 (6.22%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 113 (50.22%) Java
2 24 (10.67%) C#
3 12 (5.33%) PHP
4 9 (4.00%) R
5 7 (3.11%) SQL
6 3 (1.33%) VB.NET
6 3 (1.33%) Python
6 3 (1.33%) Ruby
6 3 (1.33%) C++
6 3 (1.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (4.89%) MCSE
1 11 (4.89%) CCA
1 11 (4.89%) Citrix Certification
1 11 (4.89%) CCEA
1 11 (4.89%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (4.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 11 (4.89%) MCTS
1 11 (4.89%) MCITP
1 11 (4.89%) NCDA
1 11 (4.89%) NCIE
1 11 (4.89%) VCAP
1 11 (4.89%) VTSP
1 11 (4.89%) CCIA
2 7 (3.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.78%) HL7
2 3 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 13 (5.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (4.89%) Hyper-V
2 11 (4.89%) XenDesktop
2 11 (4.89%) vSphere
2 11 (4.89%) vCloud
2 11 (4.89%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.44%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) Puppet
1 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 103 (45.78%) Oracle
2 33 (14.67%) Microsoft
3 18 (8.00%) Informatica
4 14 (6.22%) EMC
4 14 (6.22%) Cisco
5 13 (5.78%) VMware
5 13 (5.78%) Citrix
6 11 (4.89%) 3PAR
6 11 (4.89%) NetApp
7 3 (1.33%) F5
8 1 (0.44%) Intel
8 1 (0.44%) Sun
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