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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 157 198 192
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 900 821 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.06% 1.63% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% 1.74% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 717 621 576
Average salary £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £60,300 £60,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
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
40926 47115 41254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.48% 93.82% 93.76%
Number of salaries quoted 34602 39460 34719
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%

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 28 May 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 28 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
(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 -25 136 £75,000 - 32
Bromley +20 6 £50,000 -28.57%
Canary Wharf 0 5 £70,000 -26.31%
Harrow - 2 £70,000 -
Romford - 2 £80,000 -
Hounslow +7 1 £50,000 -23.07%
Chiswick +3 1 £75,000 -
Wimbledon -11 1 £62,500 -16.66%
Paddington - 1 £90,000 -
Solutions Architect
England

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 548 (30.43%) Finance
2 533 (29.59%) Oracle
3 497 (27.60%) Java
4 461 (25.60%) Agile Software Development
5 378 (20.99%) TOGAF
6 295 (16.38%) Microsoft
7 273 (15.16%) SOA
8 256 (14.21%) .NET
9 255 (14.16%) E-Commerce
10 248 (13.77%) Degree
11 236 (13.10%) Banking
12 231 (12.83%) IBM
13 230 (12.77%) WebSphere
14 226 (12.55%) Retail
15 215 (11.94%) SQL
16 206 (11.44%) Enterprise Architecture
17 196 (10.88%) Business Intelligence
17 196 (10.88%) Zachman Framework
18 191 (10.61%) Web Services
19 184 (10.22%) XML
20 183 (10.16%) Project Management
21 179 (9.94%) HTML
22 167 (9.27%) Stakeholder Management
23 164 (9.11%) Windows
24 162 (9.00%) Middleware
25 160 (8.88%) SQL Server
26 156 (8.66%) J2EE
27 153 (8.50%) SAP
28 149 (8.27%) Cisco
29 142 (7.88%) Linux

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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
1 230 (12.77%) WebSphere
2 120 (6.66%) Apache
3 90 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 87 (4.83%) Oracle Coherence
5 84 (4.66%) IIS
6 82 (4.55%) Tomcat
7 67 (3.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 62 (3.44%) WebLogic
8 62 (3.44%) CMS
9 50 (2.78%) JBoss
10 39 (2.17%) Apache Pig
11 37 (2.05%) WebSphere Application Server
12 33 (1.83%) Liferay
12 33 (1.83%) Drupal
13 29 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
14 28 (1.55%) Mule
14 28 (1.55%) Oracle Workflow
15 26 (1.44%) SAS
16 25 (1.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 24 (1.33%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 102 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.00%) SPSS
3 12 (0.67%) MS Office
4 11 (0.61%) PowerPivot
5 8 (0.44%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.22%) FastStats
6 4 (0.22%) InfoPath
6 4 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.17%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.056%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 42 (2.33%) RMDS
2 34 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
3 33 (1.83%) Oracle ERP
4 24 (1.33%) SAP FI/CO
4 24 (1.33%) SAP CO
4 24 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 24 (1.33%) SAP FI
5 23 (1.28%) Oracle EBS R12
6 22 (1.22%) Oracle Financials
7 18 (1.00%) Oracle Retail
8 17 (0.94%) Fredhopper
9 15 (0.83%) thinkFolio
10 13 (0.72%) HiInvest
10 13 (0.72%) HiPerformance
10 13 (0.72%) HiPortfolio
10 13 (0.72%) Decalog
10 13 (0.72%) LongView
10 13 (0.72%) MultiFonds
10 13 (0.72%) Front Arena
10 13 (0.72%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 100 (5.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 93 (5.16%) SaaS
3 81 (4.50%) Amazon AWS
4 60 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
5 44 (2.44%) Office 365
6 43 (2.39%) PaaS
7 37 (2.05%) IaaS
8 23 (1.28%) Force.com
9 22 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
10 17 (0.94%) Amazon EMR
11 5 (0.28%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.28%) CloudFront
11 5 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (0.28%) OpenShift
11 5 (0.28%) OneDrive
11 5 (0.28%) Mimecast
12 3 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (0.11%) Veeva
13 2 (0.11%) Yammer
13 2 (0.11%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 98 (5.44%) SAN
2 91 (5.05%) HTTP
3 85 (4.72%) WAN
4 78 (4.33%) LAN
5 67 (3.72%) Multicast
5 67 (3.72%) FCoE
5 67 (3.72%) Fibre Channel
5 67 (3.72%) NAS
6 45 (2.50%) Internet
7 41 (2.28%) iSCSI
8 30 (1.67%) Wireless
9 23 (1.28%) Firewall
10 22 (1.22%) Cisco Nexus
11 20 (1.11%) Network Security
12 18 (1.00%) TCP/IP
13 15 (0.83%) DNS
14 12 (0.67%) MPLS
14 12 (0.67%) LDAP
15 10 (0.56%) VPN
16 9 (0.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (8.88%) SQL Server
2 123 (6.83%) DB2
3 114 (6.33%) Data Warehouse
4 101 (5.61%) Big Data
5 97 (5.39%) Hadoop
6 72 (4.00%) Relational Database
7 70 (3.89%) MySQL
8 66 (3.66%) NoSQL
8 66 (3.66%) HBase
9 51 (2.83%) RDBMS
10 41 (2.28%) Oracle Database
11 37 (2.05%) Apache Hive
12 32 (1.78%) Data Mining
13 29 (1.61%) MongoDB
13 29 (1.61%) Oracle Exadata
14 28 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 28 (1.55%) OLAP
15 27 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 25 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
17 24 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (1.28%) Talend Open Studio
2 21 (1.17%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 17 (0.94%) Subversion
4 12 (0.67%) Ant
5 11 (0.61%) Visual Studio
5 11 (0.61%) JIRA
6 10 (0.56%) Git (software)
6 10 (0.56%) Eclipse
7 9 (0.50%) Toad
7 9 (0.50%) Maven
8 8 (0.44%) Jenkins
9 6 (0.33%) ClearCase
10 5 (0.28%) Bugzilla
11 4 (0.22%) JProfiler
11 4 (0.22%) ERwin
11 4 (0.22%) JUnit
12 3 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (0.11%) Selenium
14 1 (0.056%) Rational Rose
14 1 (0.056%) Lombardi
General
1 548 (30.43%) Finance
2 236 (13.10%) Banking
3 226 (12.55%) Retail
4 116 (6.44%) Marketing
5 108 (6.00%) Telecoms
6 54 (3.00%) Investment Banking
7 44 (2.44%) Games
8 38 (2.11%) Back Office
9 30 (1.67%) Retail Banking
10 29 (1.61%) Front Office
11 26 (1.44%) Manufacturing
12 18 (1.00%) Billing
12 18 (1.00%) Publishing
13 17 (0.94%) Legal
13 17 (0.94%) Financial Institution
13 17 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
14 16 (0.89%) Law
15 13 (0.72%) General Ledger
15 13 (0.72%) Advertising
16 9 (0.50%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 256 (14.21%) .NET
2 191 (10.61%) Web Services
3 184 (10.22%) XML
4 179 (9.94%) HTML
5 162 (9.00%) Middleware
6 156 (8.66%) J2EE
7 73 (4.05%) SOAP
8 68 (3.78%) Spring
9 67 (3.72%) CSS
10 64 (3.55%) XSLT
11 60 (3.33%) HTML5
12 59 (3.28%) REST
13 56 (3.11%) ASP.NET
14 54 (3.00%) Rendezvous
15 53 (2.94%) RESTful
16 50 (2.78%) Oracle Fusion
17 46 (2.55%) Java EE
18 42 (2.33%) Ultra Messaging
19 34 (1.89%) JSP
20 33 (1.83%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 120 (6.66%) Analytical Skills
2 106 (5.89%) Data Centre
3 102 (5.66%) Computer Science
4 97 (5.39%) Enterprise Software
5 64 (3.55%) Mainframe
6 62 (3.44%) Management Information System
7 58 (3.22%) N-Tier
8 39 (2.17%) Mathematics
9 31 (1.72%) IPTV
9 31 (1.72%) Over-the-Top Content
10 30 (1.67%) Online Banking
11 27 (1.50%) Clustering
12 26 (1.44%) Mobile Banking
13 25 (1.39%) SWIFT
14 21 (1.17%) Life Science
14 21 (1.17%) Video on Demand
15 20 (1.11%) Mobile App
15 20 (1.11%) Xbox
15 20 (1.11%) STB
15 20 (1.11%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 164 (9.11%) Windows
2 142 (7.88%) Linux
3 90 (5.00%) Solaris
4 37 (2.05%) UNIX
5 34 (1.89%) Android
6 31 (1.72%) Apple iOS
7 19 (1.05%) AIX
8 18 (1.00%) HPUX
9 8 (0.44%) Windows XP
10 7 (0.39%) zOS
11 6 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (0.33%) VMS
12 5 (0.28%) OS/400
12 5 (0.28%) SUSE
12 5 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.28%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.22%) Windows Phone
13 4 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.22%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 461 (25.60%) Agile Software Development
2 378 (20.99%) TOGAF
3 273 (15.16%) SOA
4 255 (14.16%) E-Commerce
5 206 (11.44%) Enterprise Architecture
6 196 (10.88%) Business Intelligence
6 196 (10.88%) Zachman Framework
7 183 (10.16%) Project Management
8 167 (9.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 139 (7.72%) UML
10 132 (7.33%) CRM
11 131 (7.27%) Business Development
12 128 (7.11%) Performance Tuning
13 123 (6.83%) Scrum
14 122 (6.77%) ERP
15 117 (6.50%) Open Source
16 110 (6.11%) Analytics
17 108 (6.00%) SDLC
18 107 (5.94%) ETL
19 100 (5.55%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 497 (27.60%) Java
2 215 (11.94%) SQL
3 137 (7.61%) JavaScript
3 137 (7.61%) C#
4 94 (5.22%) PHP
5 43 (2.39%) Python
6 32 (1.78%) C++
7 31 (1.72%) C
8 26 (1.44%) Perl
9 22 (1.22%) R
10 11 (0.61%) T-SQL
10 11 (0.61%) Apex Code
11 10 (0.56%) Ruby
12 7 (0.39%) ABAP
12 7 (0.39%) PL/SQL
13 6 (0.33%) PowerShell
14 5 (0.28%) Delphi
14 5 (0.28%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.22%) VB
15 4 (0.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 248 (13.77%) Degree
2 44 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (1.83%) Security Cleared
4 22 (1.22%) CCNP
5 21 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (1.00%) CCIE
6 18 (1.00%) CCNA
7 16 (0.89%) SC Cleared
7 16 (0.89%) DV Cleared
8 15 (0.83%) MCSE
8 15 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 13 (0.72%) CCDP
10 9 (0.50%) CISSP
10 9 (0.50%) JNCIS
10 9 (0.50%) JNCIP
11 8 (0.44%) PMI Certification
12 6 (0.33%) VCP5
12 6 (0.33%) ISEB
12 6 (0.33%) MCP
13 5 (0.28%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (5.27%) QA
2 10 (0.56%) COBIT
3 9 (0.50%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.44%) HL7
5 7 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.33%) Solvency II
6 6 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.33%) Basel II
7 5 (0.28%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.22%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.17%) SLA
10 2 (0.11%) HIPAA
10 2 (0.11%) ISO 8583
10 2 (0.11%) BS15000
10 2 (0.11%) IAS 39
11 1 (0.056%) Basel III
11 1 (0.056%) EMIR
11 1 (0.056%) CRD IV
11 1 (0.056%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 92 (5.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 76 (4.22%) Hyper-V
3 72 (4.00%) NFS
4 67 (3.72%) SRDF
5 61 (3.39%) Active Directory
6 46 (2.55%) Oracle RAC
7 45 (2.50%) KVM
8 42 (2.33%) Xen
9 23 (1.28%) Apache Flume
10 10 (0.56%) vSphere
11 5 (0.28%) XenServer
12 3 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.11%) vCloud
14 1 (0.056%) Firmware
14 1 (0.056%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 36 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
1 36 (2.00%) Tivoli
2 18 (1.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 18 (1.00%) TeamSite
3 13 (0.72%) SCOM
4 10 (0.56%) SCCM
5 9 (0.50%) Puppet
6 6 (0.33%) McAfee ePO
6 6 (0.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 5 (0.28%) yum
7 5 (0.28%) Windows Intune
8 4 (0.22%) Cisco UCCE
9 3 (0.17%) Cisco UCCX
9 3 (0.17%) Oozie
10 2 (0.11%) Ansible
10 2 (0.11%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.11%) Nagios
11 1 (0.056%) CA Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.056%) OpenSSO
11 1 (0.056%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 533 (29.59%) Oracle
2 295 (16.38%) Microsoft
3 231 (12.83%) IBM
4 153 (8.50%) SAP
5 149 (8.27%) Cisco
6 115 (6.39%) VMware
7 106 (5.89%) NetApp
8 98 (5.44%) TIBCO
9 92 (5.11%) hybris
9 92 (5.11%) EMC
10 72 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
10 72 (4.00%) ATG
11 67 (3.72%) Intel
12 58 (3.22%) Endeca
13 53 (2.94%) HP
14 51 (2.83%) Cognos
15 46 (2.55%) Sybase
16 44 (2.44%) Adobe
17 42 (2.33%) DataSynapse
18 37 (2.05%) Informatica
City, London
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 65-75k
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Jonathan Garth
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £70-85,000 + Equity + Bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70 000 to £90 000 basic (+excellent package!!!)
Posted: 12 hours ago
East London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £110,000 per annum bonus & benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + excellent benefits & bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £70000.00 - £95000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Stott and May
Salary: £60k - £65k Per Annum +6K Car Allowance + Comm + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Henderson Scott
Salary: Leading Basic, C/A, Bonus and Bens
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 20% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + car allowance, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
London
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Bonus, Discounts, Health, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent base, benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 80,000 + EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
New Look
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday