The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 160 183 204
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 868 774 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.94% 1.64% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% 1.76% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 740 568 557
Average salary £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,550 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.00%
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
41652 44041 41257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.51% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35598 36801 34617
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in London

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in London

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 Solutions Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
(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 +29 167 £75,000 +3.44% 22
Docklands, London +4 9 £80,000 +8.10%
Wimbledon - 3 - -
Croydon +10 2 £69,750 +26.81%
Canary Wharf -5 1 £82,500 +13.79%
Harrow - 1 - -
Wembley - 1 £75,000 -
Solutions Architect
England

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 542 (30.80%) Finance
2 515 (29.26%) Oracle
3 482 (27.39%) Agile Software Development
4 466 (26.48%) Java
5 375 (21.31%) TOGAF
6 343 (19.49%) SOA
7 290 (16.48%) Microsoft
8 271 (15.40%) Degree
9 248 (14.09%) Banking
10 245 (13.92%) E-Commerce
11 232 (13.18%) .NET
12 218 (12.39%) Retail
13 213 (12.10%) Enterprise Architecture
14 196 (11.14%) WebSphere
15 192 (10.91%) IBM
16 183 (10.40%) CRM
17 178 (10.11%) HTML
18 177 (10.06%) SQL Server
19 172 (9.77%) Zachman Framework
20 170 (9.66%) Business Intelligence
21 169 (9.60%) Windows
22 168 (9.55%) SQL
22 168 (9.55%) Project Management
23 160 (9.09%) Web Services
24 156 (8.86%) Middleware
25 152 (8.64%) XML
26 146 (8.30%) Linux
27 144 (8.18%) Analytical Skills
28 142 (8.07%) SDLC
29 138 (7.84%) Open Source

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the London 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
1 196 (11.14%) WebSphere
2 129 (7.33%) Apache
3 101 (5.74%) IIS
4 98 (5.57%) Tomcat
5 85 (4.83%) Oracle Coherence
6 76 (4.32%) SharePoint
6 76 (4.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 50 (2.84%) CMS
8 49 (2.78%) JBoss
9 48 (2.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 41 (2.33%) Apache Pig
11 37 (2.10%) WebLogic
11 37 (2.10%) SAS
12 31 (1.76%) Drupal
13 30 (1.70%) BizTalk Server
13 30 (1.70%) Node.js
13 30 (1.70%) Liferay
14 23 (1.31%) Elasticsearch
15 21 (1.19%) Mule
15 21 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 135 (7.67%) MS Excel
2 31 (1.76%) SPSS
3 16 (0.91%) PowerPivot
4 11 (0.63%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.28%) FastStats
6 5 (0.28%) MS Office
7 1 (0.057%) MS Project
7 1 (0.057%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 50 (2.84%) RMDS
2 40 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
3 36 (2.05%) Dynamics CRM
4 31 (1.76%) thinkFolio
5 29 (1.65%) Eagle PACE
5 29 (1.65%) Markit EDM
5 29 (1.65%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
5 29 (1.65%) Advent Moxy
5 29 (1.65%) Beauchamp
5 29 (1.65%) PORTIA
5 29 (1.65%) LatentZero
5 29 (1.65%) MultiFonds
5 29 (1.65%) Front Arena
5 29 (1.65%) HiInvest
5 29 (1.65%) HiPerformance
5 29 (1.65%) HiPortfolio
5 29 (1.65%) Decalog
5 29 (1.65%) LongView
6 28 (1.59%) Magento
7 23 (1.31%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 85 (4.83%) SaaS
2 84 (4.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 73 (4.15%) Amazon AWS
4 58 (3.30%) Cloud Computing
5 46 (2.61%) Force.com
6 35 (1.99%) IaaS
7 27 (1.53%) PaaS
8 24 (1.36%) Office 365
8 24 (1.36%) Amazon EMR
8 24 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (0.40%) Yammer
10 3 (0.17%) Mimecast
11 2 (0.11%) Taleo
11 2 (0.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (0.11%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.11%) SoftLayer
11 2 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.057%) Veeva
12 1 (0.057%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 102 (5.80%) HTTP
2 85 (4.83%) WAN
3 83 (4.72%) LAN
4 81 (4.60%) SAN
5 74 (4.20%) FCoE
5 74 (4.20%) Fibre Channel
5 74 (4.20%) Multicast
5 74 (4.20%) NAS
6 51 (2.90%) iSCSI
7 34 (1.93%) Internet
8 24 (1.36%) TCP/IP
9 23 (1.31%) Firewall
10 20 (1.14%) Network Security
11 18 (1.02%) Wireless
11 18 (1.02%) Cisco Nexus
12 15 (0.85%) VPN
13 13 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
13 13 (0.74%) VLAN
14 12 (0.68%) MPLS
15 11 (0.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (10.06%) SQL Server
2 134 (7.61%) Hadoop
3 127 (7.22%) Data Warehouse
4 110 (6.25%) Big Data
5 90 (5.11%) DB2
6 82 (4.66%) HBase
6 82 (4.66%) NoSQL
7 68 (3.86%) Relational Database
8 52 (2.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 51 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 50 (2.84%) MySQL
11 49 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 43 (2.44%) MongoDB
13 42 (2.39%) Apache Hive
13 42 (2.39%) RDBMS
14 36 (2.05%) Oracle Database
15 34 (1.93%) Apache Cassandra
16 32 (1.82%) Pentaho
17 30 (1.70%) Sqoop
18 29 (1.65%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 34 (1.93%) Talend Open Studio
2 33 (1.88%) Jenkins
3 20 (1.14%) Git (software)
4 16 (0.91%) TeamCity
5 13 (0.74%) Maven
5 13 (0.74%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 13 (0.74%) Octopus Deploy
6 12 (0.68%) Subversion
7 11 (0.63%) Visual Studio
8 9 (0.51%) JUnit
9 7 (0.40%) Mockito
10 6 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (0.34%) JIRA
10 6 (0.34%) Oracle APEX
11 5 (0.28%) Selenium
11 5 (0.28%) Toad
12 4 (0.23%) ERwin
13 3 (0.17%) Eclipse
14 2 (0.11%) NUnit
14 2 (0.11%) Checkstyle
General
1 542 (30.80%) Finance
2 248 (14.09%) Banking
3 218 (12.39%) Retail
4 126 (7.16%) Marketing
5 118 (6.70%) Telecoms
6 45 (2.56%) Investment Banking
7 37 (2.10%) Games
8 30 (1.70%) Legal
9 26 (1.48%) Front Office
10 25 (1.42%) Law
11 24 (1.36%) Publishing
12 22 (1.25%) Manufacturing
13 19 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
13 19 (1.08%) Retail Banking
14 18 (1.02%) Back Office
15 9 (0.51%) Financial Institution
15 9 (0.51%) Advertising
15 9 (0.51%) Corporate Banking
16 8 (0.45%) Billing
17 7 (0.40%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 232 (13.18%) .NET
2 178 (10.11%) HTML
3 160 (9.09%) Web Services
4 156 (8.86%) Middleware
5 152 (8.64%) XML
6 109 (6.19%) J2EE
7 69 (3.92%) CSS
8 68 (3.86%) XSLT
9 63 (3.58%) ASP.NET
10 61 (3.47%) SOAP
11 57 (3.24%) HTML5
11 57 (3.24%) REST
12 54 (3.07%) Rendezvous
13 50 (2.84%) Spring
13 50 (2.84%) Ultra Messaging
14 43 (2.44%) JSON
15 41 (2.33%) Java EE
15 41 (2.33%) RESTful
16 40 (2.27%) Oracle Fusion
17 35 (1.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 144 (8.18%) Analytical Skills
2 109 (6.19%) Computer Science
3 108 (6.14%) Enterprise Software
4 88 (5.00%) Data Centre
5 66 (3.75%) N-Tier
6 56 (3.18%) Management Information System
7 50 (2.84%) Mainframe
7 50 (2.84%) IPTV
7 50 (2.84%) Over-the-Top Content
8 31 (1.76%) Hybrid Cloud
9 29 (1.65%) Economics
10 22 (1.25%) Video on Demand
10 22 (1.25%) Data Integration
11 21 (1.19%) SWIFT
12 19 (1.08%) Xbox
12 19 (1.08%) STB
12 19 (1.08%) Streaming Video
12 19 (1.08%) Client/Server
12 19 (1.08%) Chromecast
12 19 (1.08%) Apple TV
Operating Systems
1 169 (9.60%) Windows
2 146 (8.30%) Linux
3 87 (4.94%) Solaris
4 38 (2.16%) UNIX
5 27 (1.53%) Android
5 27 (1.53%) Apple iOS
6 14 (0.80%) AIX
7 11 (0.63%) MVS
8 10 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (0.45%) HPUX
11 6 (0.34%) Windows XP
12 5 (0.28%) CentOS
12 5 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.28%) SUSE
12 5 (0.28%) Data ONTAP
13 3 (0.17%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.11%) VMS
14 2 (0.11%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 482 (27.39%) Agile Software Development
2 375 (21.31%) TOGAF
3 343 (19.49%) SOA
4 245 (13.92%) E-Commerce
5 213 (12.10%) Enterprise Architecture
6 183 (10.40%) CRM
7 172 (9.77%) Zachman Framework
8 170 (9.66%) Business Intelligence
9 168 (9.55%) Project Management
10 142 (8.07%) SDLC
11 138 (7.84%) Open Source
12 125 (7.10%) Analytics
13 124 (7.05%) Stakeholder Management
14 118 (6.70%) Business Development
15 113 (6.42%) ETL
16 111 (6.31%) Performance Tuning
17 110 (6.25%) ERP
18 105 (5.97%) UML
19 96 (5.45%) Migration
20 94 (5.34%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 466 (26.48%) Java
2 168 (9.55%) SQL
3 138 (7.84%) C#
4 132 (7.50%) JavaScript
5 67 (3.81%) PHP
6 55 (3.13%) Python
7 37 (2.10%) C++
8 35 (1.99%) R
9 32 (1.82%) Perl
10 25 (1.42%) C
11 12 (0.68%) Apex Code
12 10 (0.57%) Ruby
13 7 (0.40%) Shell Script
13 7 (0.40%) COBOL
14 5 (0.28%) Delphi
14 5 (0.28%) T-SQL
14 5 (0.28%) VB.NET
15 4 (0.23%) Scala
16 3 (0.17%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 271 (15.40%) Degree
2 39 (2.22%) Security Cleared
2 39 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (1.59%) CCNP
4 21 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (1.19%) CCIE
5 20 (1.14%) SC Cleared
6 19 (1.08%) CCDP
7 13 (0.74%) MCSE
7 13 (0.74%) JNCIS
7 13 (0.74%) JNCIP
8 12 (0.68%) CISSP
9 10 (0.57%) CCNA
10 9 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (0.45%) CCVP
11 8 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (0.40%) DV Cleared
13 6 (0.34%) MCP
13 6 (0.34%) MCITP
13 6 (0.34%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (5.45%) QA
2 10 (0.57%) Solvency II
3 8 (0.45%) COBIT
4 7 (0.40%) HL7
5 6 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.28%) Basel II
6 5 (0.28%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.28%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.23%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.17%) DICOM
9 2 (0.11%) ISO 8583
9 2 (0.11%) IAS 39
9 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
9 2 (0.11%) EMIR
10 1 (0.057%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.057%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.057%) BS15000
System Software
1 100 (5.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 77 (4.38%) Hyper-V
3 75 (4.26%) NFS
4 74 (4.20%) SRDF
5 55 (3.13%) Xen
6 53 (3.01%) Oracle RAC
7 50 (2.84%) KVM
8 41 (2.33%) Active Directory
9 30 (1.70%) Apache Flume
10 13 (0.74%) vSphere
11 8 (0.45%) XenServer
12 6 (0.34%) vCloud
12 6 (0.34%) VMware ESX
13 5 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
14 3 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
14 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (0.11%) VMware Server
15 2 (0.11%) pfSense
15 2 (0.11%) Docker
15 2 (0.11%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 43 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
2 26 (1.48%) Puppet
3 16 (0.91%) Tivoli
4 10 (0.57%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 10 (0.57%) TeamSite
5 6 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (0.34%) SCOM
5 6 (0.34%) Cisco UCCE
6 5 (0.28%) Cisco UCCX
6 5 (0.28%) SCCM
6 5 (0.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (0.17%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.17%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (0.17%) Oozie
8 2 (0.11%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.11%) Ansible
8 2 (0.11%) Kubernetes
8 2 (0.11%) Nagios
9 1 (0.057%) CA Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.057%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 515 (29.26%) Oracle
2 290 (16.48%) Microsoft
3 192 (10.91%) IBM
4 138 (7.84%) VMware
5 137 (7.78%) Cisco
6 133 (7.56%) hybris
7 112 (6.36%) SAP
8 102 (5.80%) NetApp
9 92 (5.23%) TIBCO
10 89 (5.06%) Salesforce.com
11 87 (4.94%) EMC
12 79 (4.49%) ATG
13 73 (4.15%) Intel
14 58 (3.30%) Adobe
15 52 (2.95%) Sybase
16 50 (2.84%) DataSynapse
17 49 (2.78%) Informatica
18 47 (2.67%) Cognos
19 39 (2.22%) Endeca
20 38 (2.16%) HP
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Car
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
South West London
Centric Resource
Salary: From £65,000 to £65,000 per annum Competitive Bonus Structure + Genero
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: £120,000 + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
The People Network
Salary: Bonus, Benefits, Stock
Posted: Yesterday
London
Careerwise
Salary: package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60K - 90k + EXCELLENT PACKAGE
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £60k - 65k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Network Compucare Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: 65k-85k
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits, Bonus and Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90 - 120k+ & excellent, comprehensive package
Posted: 4 days ago