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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 181 188 161
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 768 677 890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.64% 1.51% 1.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 1.62% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 564 565 752
Average salary £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
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
43846 41812 47867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.44% 93.48% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 36609 35107 41532
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 2014.

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 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 -14 165 £73,500 +1.37% 39
Docklands, London +8 10 £74,000 +13.84%
Canary Wharf +10 4 £72,500 -6.45%
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £63,250 -
Brentford - 3 £65,000 -
Chiswick -6 2 - -
Hounslow - 2 £77,500 -
Surbiton - 2 £57,500 -
Ealing - 2 £53,750 - 1
Croydon -5 1 £55,000 -
Southwark -9 1 £55,000 -24.13%
Hammersmith - 1 £60,000 -
Enfield - 1 £70,000 -
Bromley - 1 £50,000 -
Solutions Architect
England

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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.

1 417 (26.29%) Finance
2 385 (24.27%) Oracle
3 316 (19.92%) SOA
4 299 (18.85%) TOGAF
5 286 (18.03%) Java
6 266 (16.77%) Microsoft
7 221 (13.93%) .NET
8 199 (12.55%) SQL
9 194 (12.23%) Degree
10 192 (12.11%) E-Commerce
11 189 (11.92%) Business Intelligence
12 177 (11.16%) Enterprise Architecture
13 174 (10.97%) Banking
14 171 (10.78%) Retail
15 168 (10.59%) HTML
16 163 (10.28%) SQL Server
17 162 (10.21%) SAP
18 159 (10.03%) CRM
19 155 (9.77%) JavaScript
20 152 (9.58%) XML
21 149 (9.39%) Web Services
22 146 (9.21%) Zachman Framework
23 142 (8.95%) Windows
24 139 (8.76%) Technical Architecture
25 136 (8.58%) Linux
26 134 (8.45%) ERP
27 133 (8.39%) Middleware
28 131 (8.26%) Scrum
29 130 (8.20%) Project Management
29 130 (8.20%) IBM

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 88 (5.55%) WebSphere
2 78 (4.92%) SharePoint
3 73 (4.60%) CMS
4 57 (3.59%) Apache
5 50 (3.15%) IIS
6 43 (2.71%) Tomcat
7 32 (2.02%) Drupal
8 31 (1.95%) WebLogic
9 28 (1.77%) BizTalk Server
10 26 (1.64%) SAS
11 24 (1.51%) SharePoint 2010
12 21 (1.32%) MS Exchange
13 19 (1.20%) WebLogic Portal
14 18 (1.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 18 (1.13%) Oracle Coherence
15 17 (1.07%) WebSphere Application Server
16 16 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
17 15 (0.95%) OpenStack
17 15 (0.95%) Alfresco
17 15 (0.95%) Liferay
Applications
1 81 (5.11%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.13%) SPSS
3 9 (0.57%) MS Visio
3 9 (0.57%) MS Office
4 4 (0.25%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.19%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.063%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 85 (5.36%) Oracle EBS
2 48 (3.03%) Oracle ERP
3 41 (2.59%) Oracle EBS R12
4 18 (1.13%) RMDS
4 18 (1.13%) Oracle BPM
5 17 (1.07%) Oracle Retail
6 14 (0.88%) Oracle SCM
7 13 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
7 13 (0.82%) AquaLogic BPM
8 12 (0.76%) Cognos TM1
9 11 (0.69%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 10 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
10 10 (0.63%) Oracle CRM
10 10 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
11 9 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
11 9 (0.57%) Oracle Payables
12 8 (0.50%) SAP SCM
13 7 (0.44%) Magento
13 7 (0.44%) SAP ERP
14 6 (0.38%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 63 (3.97%) SaaS
2 45 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
4 32 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
5 25 (1.58%) IaaS
6 22 (1.39%) Office 365
7 19 (1.20%) PaaS
8 8 (0.50%) Force.com
9 4 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.25%) Amazon EMR
10 3 (0.19%) Taleo
11 1 (0.063%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.063%) LucidChart
Communications & Networking
1 69 (4.35%) SAN
2 62 (3.91%) LAN
3 52 (3.28%) HTTP
4 51 (3.22%) WAN
5 39 (2.46%) Firewall
6 38 (2.40%) Internet
7 23 (1.45%) NAS
8 20 (1.26%) FCoE
8 20 (1.26%) Fibre Channel
9 18 (1.13%) Multicast
10 14 (0.88%) TCP/IP
11 12 (0.76%) DNS
11 12 (0.76%) NetScaler
12 11 (0.69%) VLAN
12 11 (0.69%) VPN
13 9 (0.57%) Ethernet
14 8 (0.50%) Intranet
14 8 (0.50%) LTE
15 7 (0.44%) Network Security
15 7 (0.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (10.28%) SQL Server
2 96 (6.05%) Data Warehouse
3 68 (4.29%) Oracle Database
4 61 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 61 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 59 (3.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 53 (3.34%) Big Data
7 48 (3.03%) Relational Database
8 41 (2.59%) Amazon Redshift
9 40 (2.52%) Oracle BI EE
10 39 (2.46%) PostgreSQL
11 37 (2.33%) MySQL
11 37 (2.33%) Oracle ODI
11 37 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
12 32 (2.02%) RDBMS
12 32 (2.02%) Hadoop
13 31 (1.95%) NoSQL
14 22 (1.39%) HBase
14 22 (1.39%) QlikView
14 22 (1.39%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 26 (1.64%) Visual Studio
2 21 (1.32%) Eclipse
2 21 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (1.26%) MSBuild
3 20 (1.26%) Git (software)
4 17 (1.07%) Mockito
5 13 (0.82%) Subversion
5 13 (0.82%) Rational Rose
5 13 (0.82%) JUnit
6 7 (0.44%) Jenkins
6 7 (0.44%) Talend Open Studio
7 6 (0.38%) Ant
7 6 (0.38%) Selenium
8 5 (0.32%) JIRA
9 4 (0.25%) Toad
10 3 (0.19%) IntelliJ
10 3 (0.19%) NetBeans
11 2 (0.13%) NUnit
11 2 (0.13%) Maven
11 2 (0.13%) MSI
General
1 417 (26.29%) Finance
2 174 (10.97%) Banking
3 171 (10.78%) Retail
4 116 (7.31%) Marketing
5 89 (5.61%) Telecoms
6 65 (4.10%) Publishing
7 47 (2.96%) Legal
8 39 (2.46%) Law
9 38 (2.40%) Manufacturing
10 35 (2.21%) Back Office
11 30 (1.89%) Advertising
12 28 (1.77%) Billing
12 28 (1.77%) Investment Banking
13 21 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
14 13 (0.82%) Games
15 11 (0.69%) Electronics
15 11 (0.69%) Front Office
16 9 (0.57%) Retail Banking
16 9 (0.57%) French Language
17 7 (0.44%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 221 (13.93%) .NET
2 168 (10.59%) HTML
3 152 (9.58%) XML
4 149 (9.39%) Web Services
5 133 (8.39%) Middleware
6 108 (6.81%) CSS
7 86 (5.42%) ASP.NET
8 81 (5.11%) Oracle Fusion
9 76 (4.79%) SOAP
10 70 (4.41%) jQuery
11 63 (3.97%) REST
12 62 (3.91%) XSLT
13 57 (3.59%) LAMP
14 52 (3.28%) Spring
15 51 (3.22%) ASP.NET MVC
16 48 (3.03%) MDX
17 45 (2.84%) WCF
18 39 (2.46%) .NET Framework
19 37 (2.33%) JSON
20 31 (1.95%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 91 (5.74%) Enterprise Software
2 82 (5.17%) Open Source
3 65 (4.10%) Computer Science
4 60 (3.78%) Digital Media
5 46 (2.90%) Data Integration
6 41 (2.59%) Management Information System
7 31 (1.95%) Mainframe
8 24 (1.51%) Clustering
8 24 (1.51%) Blog
9 22 (1.39%) N-Tier
10 20 (1.26%) Inversion of Control
11 18 (1.13%) Mathematics
11 18 (1.13%) Client/Server
12 16 (1.01%) Credit Risk
13 15 (0.95%) FMCG
13 15 (0.95%) Life Science
13 15 (0.95%) Blackberry
14 14 (0.88%) EMV
14 14 (0.88%) Visualisation
15 13 (0.82%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 142 (8.95%) Windows
2 136 (8.58%) Linux
3 79 (4.98%) Android
4 67 (4.22%) Apple iOS
5 45 (2.84%) Solaris
6 30 (1.89%) UNIX
7 22 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (1.07%) Windows Phone
8 17 (1.07%) AIX
9 15 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (0.44%) SUSE
12 7 (0.44%) HPUX
12 7 (0.44%) OS/400
12 7 (0.44%) zOS
13 6 (0.38%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (0.19%) MVS
15 2 (0.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 316 (19.92%) SOA
2 299 (18.85%) TOGAF
3 192 (12.11%) E-Commerce
4 189 (11.92%) Business Intelligence
5 177 (11.16%) Enterprise Architecture
6 159 (10.03%) CRM
7 146 (9.21%) Zachman Framework
8 139 (8.76%) Technical Architecture
9 134 (8.45%) ERP
10 131 (8.26%) Scrum
11 130 (8.20%) Project Management
12 109 (6.87%) Agile Software Development
13 106 (6.68%) Stakeholder Management
13 106 (6.68%) Data Modelling
14 105 (6.62%) UML
15 99 (6.24%) Analytics
16 97 (6.12%) Waterfall
17 95 (5.99%) ETL
18 93 (5.86%) ITIL
19 92 (5.80%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 286 (18.03%) Java
2 199 (12.55%) SQL
3 155 (9.77%) JavaScript
4 78 (4.92%) C#
5 60 (3.78%) Python
6 52 (3.28%) PHP
7 38 (2.40%) T-SQL
8 32 (2.02%) Perl
9 23 (1.45%) PowerShell
10 19 (1.20%) C
11 18 (1.13%) Ruby
12 12 (0.76%) C++
13 10 (0.63%) XQuery
13 10 (0.63%) Objective-C
14 9 (0.57%) Scala
15 7 (0.44%) PL/SQL
16 6 (0.38%) Apex Code
16 6 (0.38%) R
17 5 (0.32%) Erlang
18 4 (0.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 194 (12.23%) Degree
2 41 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (2.14%) Security Cleared
4 32 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (1.51%) MCITP
6 23 (1.45%) MCSE
7 22 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 19 (1.20%) CCNA
9 17 (1.07%) SC Cleared
10 13 (0.82%) DV Cleared
10 13 (0.82%) ISEB
10 13 (0.82%) Citrix Certification
10 13 (0.82%) PMI Certification
11 12 (0.76%) CCEE
12 10 (0.63%) CCIE
12 10 (0.63%) VCAP
13 8 (0.50%) CCIA
14 7 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (0.38%) CISSP
16 4 (0.25%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (5.30%) QA
2 36 (2.27%) Data Quality
3 22 (1.39%) SLA
4 20 (1.26%) ISO 9001
5 16 (1.01%) COBIT
6 9 (0.57%) CRD IV
7 7 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.32%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.13%) Basel III
11 1 (0.063%) Basel II
11 1 (0.063%) IAS 39
11 1 (0.063%) COREP
System Software
1 70 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (1.83%) Active Directory
3 26 (1.64%) Hyper-V
4 18 (1.13%) Oracle RAC
4 18 (1.13%) NFS
4 18 (1.13%) SRDF
4 18 (1.13%) vCloud
5 11 (0.69%) Xen
6 9 (0.57%) KVM
7 8 (0.50%) XenDesktop
8 7 (0.44%) XenApp
9 6 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (0.25%) XenServer
10 4 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.25%) Apache Flume
11 3 (0.19%) vSphere
11 3 (0.19%) IAG
11 3 (0.19%) ISA Server
11 3 (0.19%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.063%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 11 (0.69%) OpenSSO
2 10 (0.63%) SCCM
3 8 (0.50%) Tivoli
3 8 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.32%) SCOM
4 5 (0.32%) CA SiteMinder
5 4 (0.25%) Nagios
5 4 (0.25%) Puppet
6 2 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.063%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.063%) TIBCO Hawk
7 1 (0.063%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.063%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.063%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.063%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 385 (24.27%) Oracle
2 266 (16.77%) Microsoft
3 162 (10.21%) SAP
4 130 (8.20%) IBM
5 80 (5.04%) VMware
6 70 (4.41%) Cisco
7 51 (3.22%) NetApp
8 46 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
9 45 (2.84%) EMC
10 42 (2.65%) Citrix
11 38 (2.40%) ATG
12 37 (2.33%) Google
13 32 (2.02%) HP
14 29 (1.83%) Informatica
15 27 (1.70%) Intel
15 27 (1.70%) Cognos
16 26 (1.64%) hybris
17 25 (1.58%) Birst
17 25 (1.58%) Business Objects
18 24 (1.51%) TIBCO
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Conspicuous
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Stott & May
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + £6k car allowance + 15% bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Cititec
Salary: Market related
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 14 hours ago
North West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 to 70,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: £100,000 per annum + Bonus/Pension/Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burberry
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum Based On Experience + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Excellent package including bonus and pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £600 to £750 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum OTE, Bi Annual bonus, Travel Costs, Health Ins
Posted: 4 days ago