The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lead Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Solution Architect
Rank 548 624 557
Rank change year-on-year
+76 -67
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Solutions Architect 86 40 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.082% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.087% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 71 35 56
Average salary £87,500 £90,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,500 £110,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £76,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
Lead Solutions Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
40569 45917 40808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.47% 93.82% 93.71%
Number of salaries quoted 34311 38472 34322
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Lead Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Lead Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Lead Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

Lead Solutions Architect Salary Trend in London

Lead Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Solutions Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Lead Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in London

Lead Solutions Architect
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Solutions Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. 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
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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
City of London +43 7 £80,000 -5.88% 1
Lead Solutions Architect
England

Lead Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Lead 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 Lead Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 128 (72.73%) Finance
2 74 (42.05%) Oracle
3 72 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
4 70 (39.77%) WebSphere
5 57 (32.39%) IBM
6 55 (31.25%) Banking
7 54 (30.68%) Middleware
8 50 (28.41%) Tomcat
8 50 (28.41%) Solaris
8 50 (28.41%) Linux
9 48 (27.27%) IIS
9 48 (27.27%) Cisco
10 47 (26.70%) FCoE
10 47 (26.70%) Fibre Channel
10 47 (26.70%) Performance Tuning
10 47 (26.70%) Multicast
10 47 (26.70%) Oracle Coherence
10 47 (26.70%) NAS
10 47 (26.70%) SRDF
10 47 (26.70%) Benchmarking
10 47 (26.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 47 (26.70%) EMC
10 47 (26.70%) Intel
10 47 (26.70%) SAN
10 47 (26.70%) NetApp
10 47 (26.70%) LAN
10 47 (26.70%) WAN
10 47 (26.70%) HTTP
10 47 (26.70%) NFS
10 47 (26.70%) Apache

Lead Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Lead 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 Lead Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 70 (39.77%) WebSphere
2 50 (28.41%) Tomcat
3 48 (27.27%) IIS
4 47 (26.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 47 (26.70%) Oracle Coherence
4 47 (26.70%) Apache
5 16 (9.09%) WebSphere Process Server
5 16 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (1.70%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.14%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.14%) CICS
7 2 (1.14%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.57%) CMS
8 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 23 (13.07%) RMDS
2 17 (9.66%) SAP FI
2 17 (9.66%) SAP FI/CO
2 17 (9.66%) SAP CO
3 4 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.57%) Endur
4 1 (0.57%) Findur
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.14%) PaaS
1 2 (1.14%) Office 365
1 2 (1.14%) IaaS
2 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (26.70%) LAN
1 47 (26.70%) WAN
1 47 (26.70%) HTTP
1 47 (26.70%) SAN
1 47 (26.70%) NAS
1 47 (26.70%) FCoE
1 47 (26.70%) Fibre Channel
1 47 (26.70%) Multicast
2 27 (15.34%) Internet
3 24 (13.64%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (26.14%) DB2
2 36 (20.45%) SQL Server
3 25 (14.20%) Data Warehouse
4 23 (13.07%) Hadoop
4 23 (13.07%) HBase
5 7 (3.98%) OLTP
5 7 (3.98%) OLAP
5 7 (3.98%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (1.14%) Big Data
6 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Subversion
1 1 (0.57%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
General
1 128 (72.73%) Finance
2 55 (31.25%) Banking
3 14 (7.95%) Investment Banking
4 12 (6.82%) Retail
5 10 (5.68%) Retail Banking
6 8 (4.55%) Marketing
7 7 (3.98%) Back Office
8 5 (2.84%) Telecoms
9 4 (2.27%) Electronics
9 4 (2.27%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.57%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (30.68%) Middleware
2 26 (14.77%) HTML
2 26 (14.77%) XML
3 23 (13.07%) XSLT
3 23 (13.07%) Rendezvous
3 23 (13.07%) Ultra Messaging
4 16 (9.09%) BAPI
5 11 (6.25%) .NET
6 10 (5.68%) Web Services
7 8 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (4.55%) WCF
8 7 (3.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (2.84%) J2EE
10 4 (2.27%) Spring
11 3 (1.70%) Hibernate
11 3 (1.70%) XHTML
11 3 (1.70%) CSS
11 3 (1.70%) SOAP
11 3 (1.70%) Java EE
11 3 (1.70%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.34%) Online Banking
2 25 (14.20%) Mainframe
3 21 (11.93%) Mobile Banking
4 16 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 16 (9.09%) DataPower
5 9 (5.11%) Clustering
6 7 (3.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (2.27%) DTV
7 4 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.27%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.70%) Credit Risk
8 3 (1.70%) FMCG
9 2 (1.14%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.14%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.57%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.57%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.57%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 50 (28.41%) Solaris
1 50 (28.41%) Linux
2 47 (26.70%) Windows
3 3 (1.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (26.70%) Benchmarking
2 47 (26.70%) Performance Tuning
3 35 (19.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 34 (19.32%) TOGAF
5 29 (16.48%) E-Commerce
6 28 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
6 28 (15.91%) Zachman Framework
7 25 (14.20%) Mentoring
8 21 (11.93%) Risk Management
9 19 (10.80%) Enterprise Architecture
10 14 (7.95%) Coaching
11 13 (7.39%) SOA
12 11 (6.25%) TDD
12 11 (6.25%) Software Architecture
12 11 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (5.68%) Logistics
13 10 (5.68%) Project Management
14 9 (5.11%) Web Development
15 8 (4.55%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 38 (21.59%) SQL
2 35 (19.89%) Java
3 26 (14.77%) JavaScript
4 20 (11.36%) C#
5 7 (3.98%) ABAP
6 2 (1.14%) COBOL
7 1 (0.57%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (1.70%) CISSP
1 3 (1.70%) CISM
2 2 (1.14%) Degree
3 1 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (0.57%) MCSE
3 1 (0.57%) CCNP
3 1 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (1.70%) COBIT
1 3 (1.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 47 (26.70%) NFS
1 47 (26.70%) SRDF
2 26 (14.77%) Oracle RAC
3 25 (14.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (13.64%) Hyper-V
4 24 (13.64%) KVM
4 24 (13.64%) Xen
5 2 (1.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (9.09%) TeamSite
1 16 (9.09%) Tivoli
1 16 (9.09%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 74 (42.05%) Oracle
2 57 (32.39%) IBM
3 48 (27.27%) Cisco
4 47 (26.70%) EMC
4 47 (26.70%) Intel
4 47 (26.70%) NetApp
5 25 (14.20%) VMware
6 23 (13.07%) DataSynapse
6 23 (13.07%) TIBCO
6 23 (13.07%) Microsoft
6 23 (13.07%) Sybase
6 23 (13.07%) SAP
7 16 (9.09%) HP
7 16 (9.09%) LogLogic
8 7 (3.98%) CA
9 2 (1.14%) Citrix
9 2 (1.14%) Lotus
10 1 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.57%) OpenLink
10 1 (0.57%) Atlassian