The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 73 60 97
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 2 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.28% 1.86% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 1.88% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 1
Average salary £110,000 £52,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+111.53% -9.56%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Solutions Architect
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
675 692 801
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 95.88% 99.14% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 588 548 683
Average salary £41,543 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.85% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Solutions Architect
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -7 2 £110,000 +111.53%
Solutions Architect
East Midlands

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Google
1 2 (50.00%) Business Development
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) SAP HANA
1 2 (50.00%) Backbone.js
1 2 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (50.00%) Rackspace
1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (50.00%) IaaS
1 2 (50.00%) Hazelcast
1 2 (50.00%) StreamBase
1 2 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (50.00%) Akka
1 2 (50.00%) Functional Programming
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (50.00%) Coaching
1 2 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Solace
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile First
1 2 (50.00%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
1 2 (50.00%) Swagger
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) DOM

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 2 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (50.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Google App Engine
1 2 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (50.00%) IaaS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) PaaS
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (50.00%) Hazelcast
1 2 (50.00%) KDB
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (50.00%) SAP HANA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Akka
1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (50.00%) Backbone.js
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) DOM
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (50.00%) RESTful
1 2 (50.00%) Swagger
1 2 (50.00%) Ultra Messaging
1 2 (50.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Business Development
1 2 (50.00%) Coaching
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
1 2 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 2 (50.00%) Functional Programming
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile First
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) OOD
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (50.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Clojure
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) GigaSpaces
1 2 (50.00%) Google
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Rackspace
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
1 2 (50.00%) Solace
1 2 (50.00%) StreamBase