The table below looks at the statistics for the Principal 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 Principal Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Principal Solutions Architect
Rank 622 620 626
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Solutions Architect 8 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.018% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.002% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 1
Average salary £55,000 £77,500 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.03% -22.50%
UK excluding London average salary £71,250 £83,750 -
% change year-on-year
-14.92% -
Principal 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
41068 41891 44489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.90% 93.97% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 35022 34487 38469
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £78,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Principal Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Principal Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Principal Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

Principal Solutions Architect Salary Trend in London

Principal Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Principal Solutions Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Principal Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in London

Principal 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 Principal Solutions Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
City of London - 5 £55,000 -
Principal Solutions Architect
England

Principal Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Principal 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 Principal Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 14 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 13 (61.90%) Retail
2 13 (61.90%) Zachman Framework
2 13 (61.90%) Data Integration
3 12 (57.14%) Java
3 12 (57.14%) Oracle
3 12 (57.14%) SOA
3 12 (57.14%) Middleware
3 12 (57.14%) Finance
3 12 (57.14%) Banking
4 11 (52.38%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (23.81%) Broadband
5 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (23.81%) Marketing
5 5 (23.81%) Degree
5 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
5 5 (23.81%) Open Source
5 5 (23.81%) Network Management
5 5 (23.81%) OpenStack
6 3 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
7 2 (9.52%) Migration
8 1 (4.76%) MS Office
8 1 (4.76%) ITIL
8 1 (4.76%) Windows
8 1 (4.76%) MCSE
8 1 (4.76%) MCSA
8 1 (4.76%) ERP
8 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
8 1 (4.76%) LAN

Principal Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Principal 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 Principal Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) Lync
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Broadband
2 1 (4.76%) LAN
2 1 (4.76%) WAN
2 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
General
1 13 (61.90%) Retail
2 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 12 (57.14%) Banking
3 5 (23.81%) Marketing
4 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) Middleware
2 11 (52.38%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) Data Integration
2 5 (23.81%) Open Source
2 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 13 (61.90%) Zachman Framework
3 12 (57.14%) SOA
4 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (23.81%) Network Management
5 2 (9.52%) Migration
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL
6 1 (4.76%) ERP
6 1 (4.76%) Supplier Management
6 1 (4.76%) eTOM
6 1 (4.76%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
2 1 (4.76%) MCSA
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) MCTS
2 1 (4.76%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft