The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester 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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 54 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.04% 0.84% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.86% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £72,500 £42,128 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
Solutions Architect
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester 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
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
375 465 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 97.66% 97.48% 97.78%
Number of salaries quoted 327 418 251
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Leicester

Solutions Architect
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Intune
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) FMCG

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft