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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 152 182 197
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 883 800 686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.00% 1.67% 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 1.79% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 716 608 567
Average salary £80,000 £75,000 £74,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £67,500 £62,000
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.87%
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
41192 44708 41427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.24% 93.41% 93.55%
Number of salaries quoted 34954 37540 34642
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +13 175 £75,000 +3.44% 19
Docklands, London -3 6 £80,000 +8.10%
Wimbledon +1 3 - -
Bromley +18 2 £50,000 -
Canary Wharf +1 1 £82,500 +22.22%
Croydon 0 1 £65,000 +4.00%
Chiswick -3 1 £75,000 -
Harrow - 1 £67,500 -
Wembley - 1 £75,000 -
Solutions Architect
England

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 564 (31.56%) Finance
2 553 (30.95%) Oracle
3 480 (26.86%) Java
4 467 (26.13%) Agile Software Development
5 370 (20.71%) TOGAF
6 324 (18.13%) SOA
7 296 (16.56%) Microsoft
8 259 (14.49%) Degree
9 249 (13.93%) E-Commerce
10 246 (13.77%) Retail
11 241 (13.49%) Banking
11 241 (13.49%) .NET
12 226 (12.65%) IBM
13 220 (12.31%) WebSphere
14 216 (12.09%) Enterprise Architecture
15 194 (10.86%) SQL
16 190 (10.63%) Business Intelligence
17 187 (10.46%) SQL Server
18 182 (10.18%) Project Management
19 179 (10.02%) HTML
20 175 (9.79%) Windows
21 174 (9.74%) Zachman Framework
22 173 (9.68%) CRM
23 164 (9.18%) XML
24 163 (9.12%) Web Services
25 160 (8.95%) Middleware
26 150 (8.39%) Linux
26 150 (8.39%) C#
27 144 (8.06%) Cisco
28 137 (7.67%) Apache

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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
1 220 (12.31%) WebSphere
2 137 (7.67%) Apache
3 106 (5.93%) IIS
4 98 (5.48%) Oracle Coherence
5 97 (5.43%) Tomcat
6 83 (4.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 78 (4.36%) SharePoint
8 50 (2.80%) JBoss
8 50 (2.80%) CMS
9 46 (2.57%) WebLogic
10 43 (2.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 41 (2.29%) Apache Pig
12 37 (2.07%) SAS
13 35 (1.96%) Drupal
14 33 (1.85%) Liferay
15 28 (1.57%) Node.js
15 28 (1.57%) WebSphere Application Server
16 27 (1.51%) Elasticsearch
17 26 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
18 24 (1.34%) Mule
Applications
1 136 (7.61%) MS Excel
2 31 (1.73%) SPSS
3 17 (0.95%) PowerPivot
4 12 (0.67%) MS Office
5 10 (0.56%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (0.28%) FastStats
8 2 (0.11%) MS Project
9 1 (0.056%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 53 (2.97%) RMDS
2 37 (2.07%) Oracle EBS
3 29 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
4 25 (1.40%) thinkFolio
5 23 (1.29%) Eagle PACE
5 23 (1.29%) PORTIA
5 23 (1.29%) Beauchamp
5 23 (1.29%) Markit EDM
5 23 (1.29%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
5 23 (1.29%) Advent Moxy
5 23 (1.29%) LatentZero
5 23 (1.29%) MultiFonds
5 23 (1.29%) Front Arena
5 23 (1.29%) Oracle ERP
5 23 (1.29%) HiInvest
5 23 (1.29%) HiPerformance
5 23 (1.29%) HiPortfolio
5 23 (1.29%) Decalog
5 23 (1.29%) LongView
6 22 (1.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 87 (4.87%) SaaS
2 86 (4.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 73 (4.09%) Amazon AWS
4 55 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
5 38 (2.13%) Force.com
6 34 (1.90%) IaaS
7 32 (1.79%) Office 365
8 28 (1.57%) PaaS
9 24 (1.34%) Amazon EC2
9 24 (1.34%) Amazon EMR
10 5 (0.28%) OneDrive
10 5 (0.28%) Mimecast
11 3 (0.17%) Yammer
12 2 (0.11%) OpenShift
12 2 (0.11%) Taleo
13 1 (0.056%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 101 (5.65%) HTTP
2 95 (5.32%) WAN
3 93 (5.20%) LAN
4 92 (5.15%) SAN
5 81 (4.53%) FCoE
5 81 (4.53%) Fibre Channel
5 81 (4.53%) Multicast
5 81 (4.53%) NAS
6 54 (3.02%) iSCSI
7 34 (1.90%) Internet
8 23 (1.29%) Firewall
9 20 (1.12%) TCP/IP
9 20 (1.12%) Wireless
10 15 (0.84%) Cisco Nexus
11 13 (0.73%) Network Security
11 13 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
12 12 (0.67%) VPN
12 12 (0.67%) DNS
12 12 (0.67%) VLAN
13 11 (0.62%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (10.46%) SQL Server
2 134 (7.50%) Hadoop
3 131 (7.33%) Data Warehouse
4 111 (6.21%) DB2
4 111 (6.21%) Big Data
5 82 (4.59%) NoSQL
5 82 (4.59%) HBase
6 79 (4.42%) Relational Database
7 60 (3.36%) MySQL
8 52 (2.91%) RDBMS
8 52 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 50 (2.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 43 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 42 (2.35%) Apache Hive
12 39 (2.18%) MongoDB
13 35 (1.96%) Data Mining
14 34 (1.90%) Oracle Database
15 33 (1.85%) Pentaho
16 31 (1.73%) Apache Cassandra
17 30 (1.68%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 34 (1.90%) Talend Open Studio
2 29 (1.62%) Jenkins
3 16 (0.90%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 14 (0.78%) TeamCity
4 14 (0.78%) Git (software)
5 11 (0.62%) Subversion
5 11 (0.62%) Octopus Deploy
6 10 (0.56%) Maven
6 10 (0.56%) Visual Studio
7 8 (0.45%) JIRA
8 7 (0.39%) JUnit
8 7 (0.39%) Toad
9 5 (0.28%) Eclipse
9 5 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (0.22%) Oracle APEX
11 3 (0.17%) Selenium
11 3 (0.17%) ERwin
12 2 (0.11%) Mockito
12 2 (0.11%) JProfiler
12 2 (0.11%) Cucumber
General
1 564 (31.56%) Finance
2 246 (13.77%) Retail
3 241 (13.49%) Banking
4 127 (7.11%) Marketing
5 113 (6.32%) Telecoms
6 42 (2.35%) Games
6 42 (2.35%) Investment Banking
7 28 (1.57%) Front Office
8 26 (1.45%) Law
8 26 (1.45%) Manufacturing
8 26 (1.45%) Retail Banking
9 25 (1.40%) Legal
10 22 (1.23%) Publishing
11 21 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
12 20 (1.12%) Back Office
13 13 (0.73%) Financial Institution
14 10 (0.56%) Corporate Banking
15 9 (0.50%) Advertising
15 9 (0.50%) Billing
16 7 (0.39%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 241 (13.49%) .NET
2 179 (10.02%) HTML
3 164 (9.18%) XML
4 163 (9.12%) Web Services
5 160 (8.95%) Middleware
6 100 (5.60%) J2EE
7 74 (4.14%) XSLT
8 65 (3.64%) SOAP
9 63 (3.53%) Rendezvous
10 58 (3.25%) HTML5
11 57 (3.19%) REST
12 56 (3.13%) CSS
12 56 (3.13%) Spring
13 55 (3.08%) ASP.NET
14 53 (2.97%) Ultra Messaging
15 48 (2.69%) RESTful
16 43 (2.41%) Oracle Fusion
17 40 (2.24%) Java EE
18 35 (1.96%) JSON
19 32 (1.79%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 130 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 107 (5.99%) Enterprise Software
3 103 (5.76%) Computer Science
4 78 (4.36%) Data Centre
5 68 (3.81%) N-Tier
6 57 (3.19%) Management Information System
7 52 (2.91%) Mainframe
8 46 (2.57%) IPTV
8 46 (2.57%) Over-the-Top Content
9 25 (1.40%) Clustering
10 24 (1.34%) Video on Demand
10 24 (1.34%) Hybrid Cloud
11 23 (1.29%) SWIFT
11 23 (1.29%) Economics
12 21 (1.18%) STB
12 21 (1.18%) Streaming Video
12 21 (1.18%) Chromecast
12 21 (1.18%) Apple TV
12 21 (1.18%) PlayStation
12 21 (1.18%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 175 (9.79%) Windows
2 150 (8.39%) Linux
3 96 (5.37%) Solaris
4 35 (1.96%) UNIX
5 30 (1.68%) Android
5 30 (1.68%) Apple iOS
6 16 (0.90%) AIX
7 12 (0.67%) HPUX
8 9 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (0.39%) Windows XP
11 6 (0.34%) MVS
12 5 (0.28%) Data ONTAP
12 5 (0.28%) VMS
12 5 (0.28%) SUSE
13 3 (0.17%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.17%) CentOS
13 3 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 467 (26.13%) Agile Software Development
2 370 (20.71%) TOGAF
3 324 (18.13%) SOA
4 249 (13.93%) E-Commerce
5 216 (12.09%) Enterprise Architecture
6 190 (10.63%) Business Intelligence
7 182 (10.18%) Project Management
8 174 (9.74%) Zachman Framework
9 173 (9.68%) CRM
10 137 (7.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 134 (7.50%) Business Development
11 134 (7.50%) Open Source
12 129 (7.22%) Performance Tuning
13 127 (7.11%) Analytics
14 126 (7.05%) SDLC
15 121 (6.77%) ERP
16 118 (6.60%) ETL
17 114 (6.38%) UML
18 99 (5.54%) Scrum
18 99 (5.54%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 480 (26.86%) Java
2 194 (10.86%) SQL
3 150 (8.39%) C#
4 132 (7.39%) JavaScript
5 80 (4.48%) PHP
6 53 (2.97%) Python
7 41 (2.29%) C++
8 36 (2.01%) R
9 33 (1.85%) Perl
10 29 (1.62%) C
11 11 (0.62%) Apex Code
12 10 (0.56%) T-SQL
13 6 (0.34%) Shell Script
13 6 (0.34%) Ruby
14 5 (0.28%) ABAP
14 5 (0.28%) COBOL
14 5 (0.28%) Delphi
15 4 (0.22%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.22%) VB
15 4 (0.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 259 (14.49%) Degree
2 39 (2.18%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (1.73%) Security Cleared
4 27 (1.51%) CCNP
5 20 (1.12%) CCIE
6 19 (1.06%) CCDP
6 19 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (0.73%) MCSE
7 13 (0.73%) JNCIS
7 13 (0.73%) JNCIP
8 12 (0.67%) SC Cleared
9 11 (0.62%) CCNA
10 10 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (0.45%) CCVP
11 8 (0.45%) DV Cleared
12 7 (0.39%) CISSP
13 6 (0.34%) MCP
13 6 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (0.34%) VCP5
14 5 (0.28%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (5.32%) QA
2 11 (0.62%) Solvency II
3 8 (0.45%) COBIT
4 6 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.28%) Basel II
5 5 (0.28%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.28%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.22%) HL7
7 3 (0.17%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.11%) ISO 8583
8 2 (0.11%) IAS 39
8 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.11%) EMIR
8 2 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.056%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.056%) BS15000
9 1 (0.056%) HIPAA
System Software
1 97 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 82 (4.59%) NFS
3 81 (4.53%) SRDF
4 78 (4.36%) Hyper-V
5 56 (3.13%) Xen
5 56 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
6 53 (2.97%) KVM
7 45 (2.52%) Active Directory
8 30 (1.68%) Apache Flume
9 9 (0.50%) vSphere
10 8 (0.45%) XenServer
11 6 (0.34%) vCloud
12 5 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.11%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.11%) pfSense
14 1 (0.056%) HDFS
14 1 (0.056%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.056%) Firmware
14 1 (0.056%) VMware ESX
14 1 (0.056%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 39 (2.18%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (1.18%) Puppet
3 19 (1.06%) Tivoli
4 12 (0.67%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 12 (0.67%) TeamSite
5 7 (0.39%) SCOM
6 6 (0.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 6 (0.34%) Cisco UCCE
6 6 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
7 5 (0.28%) Cisco UCCX
7 5 (0.28%) Windows Intune
7 5 (0.28%) SCCM
8 3 (0.17%) Oozie
9 2 (0.11%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.11%) Nagios
9 2 (0.11%) Ansible
10 1 (0.056%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.056%) CA Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.056%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.056%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 553 (30.95%) Oracle
2 296 (16.56%) Microsoft
3 226 (12.65%) IBM
4 144 (8.06%) Cisco
5 130 (7.27%) VMware
6 121 (6.77%) SAP
7 118 (6.60%) hybris
8 108 (6.04%) NetApp
9 101 (5.65%) TIBCO
10 95 (5.32%) EMC
11 81 (4.53%) Salesforce.com
12 80 (4.48%) Intel
13 77 (4.31%) ATG
14 57 (3.19%) Adobe
15 56 (3.13%) Sybase
16 53 (2.97%) DataSynapse
17 50 (2.80%) Cognos
18 49 (2.74%) Informatica
19 45 (2.52%) Endeca
20 40 (2.24%) HP
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