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

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 129 145 175
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 980 905 796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.26% 2.03% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.40% 2.16% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 765 701 694
Average salary £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
40782 41868 44449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.89% 93.96% 94.40%
Number of salaries quoted 34763 34463 38430
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 £78,750
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 29 December 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 29 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 -22 191 £75,000 -3.22% 20
Hounslow - 11 £60,000 -
Harrow +4 7 £85,000 +61.90%
Bromley +15 5 £75,000 -6.25%
Docklands, London -12 5 - -
Surbiton - 4 £55,000 -
Canary Wharf +16 2 £74,500 -12.35%
Chiswick - 2 £57,500 -
Uxbridge - 2 £85,000 -
Romford - 2 £82,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames +2 1 £65,000 +4.00%
Beckenham - 1 £67,500 -
Solutions Architect
England

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

1 548 (30.29%) Finance
2 466 (25.76%) Oracle
3 379 (20.95%) Agile Software Development
4 366 (20.23%) TOGAF
5 352 (19.46%) SOA
6 349 (19.29%) Java
7 286 (15.81%) Banking
8 269 (14.87%) Microsoft
9 258 (14.26%) Retail
10 252 (13.93%) .NET
11 248 (13.71%) Enterprise Architecture
12 220 (12.16%) E-Commerce
13 217 (12.00%) Degree
14 208 (11.50%) Zachman Framework
15 180 (9.95%) HTML
16 178 (9.84%) SAP
17 175 (9.67%) SQL
18 174 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
19 172 (9.51%) Web Services
20 160 (8.84%) Project Management
21 153 (8.46%) ERP
22 147 (8.13%) Middleware
23 146 (8.07%) Windows
24 142 (7.85%) JavaScript
24 142 (7.85%) IBM
25 141 (7.79%) Business Intelligence
25 141 (7.79%) Mentoring
26 139 (7.68%) SQL Server
27 137 (7.57%) Linux
28 135 (7.46%) XML

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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
1 126 (6.97%) WebSphere
2 96 (5.31%) SharePoint
3 86 (4.75%) CMS
4 70 (3.87%) Apache
5 45 (2.49%) Tomcat
5 45 (2.49%) IIS
6 38 (2.10%) WebLogic
7 37 (2.05%) MS Exchange
7 37 (2.05%) SharePoint 2010
8 30 (1.66%) Oracle Coherence
9 28 (1.55%) Drupal
10 27 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
10 27 (1.49%) Apache Solr
10 27 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
11 25 (1.38%) WebSphere Application Server
12 22 (1.22%) Liferay
12 22 (1.22%) Lync
13 21 (1.16%) WebSphere Process Server
14 19 (1.05%) OpenStack
15 18 (1.00%) Mule
Applications
1 57 (3.15%) MS Excel
2 12 (0.66%) MS Office
3 10 (0.55%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.39%) Photoshop
4 7 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.39%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 92 (5.09%) Oracle EBS
2 60 (3.32%) Oracle ERP
3 37 (2.05%) Oracle EBS R12
4 23 (1.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 20 (1.11%) Oracle Financials
6 15 (0.83%) RMDS
6 15 (0.83%) Oracle Retail
7 14 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
8 13 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
9 12 (0.66%) SAP CO
9 12 (0.66%) SAP FI/CO
9 12 (0.66%) SAP FI
9 12 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
10 10 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
10 10 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 9 (0.50%) SAP HR
11 9 (0.50%) SAP BPC
12 7 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
12 7 (0.39%) SAP ERP
12 7 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 75 (4.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 61 (3.37%) SaaS
3 38 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
4 30 (1.66%) IaaS
5 29 (1.60%) Office 365
6 24 (1.33%) PaaS
7 23 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
8 15 (0.83%) Force.com
9 5 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.22%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.22%) CloudFront
10 4 (0.22%) OpenShift
11 3 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
11 3 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.055%) LucidChart
12 1 (0.055%) IBM Blueworks
12 1 (0.055%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.055%) Taleo
12 1 (0.055%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 85 (4.70%) SAN
2 71 (3.92%) Internet
3 57 (3.15%) LAN
4 45 (2.49%) WAN
5 44 (2.43%) HTTP
6 33 (1.82%) Firewall
7 26 (1.44%) NAS
8 19 (1.05%) TCP/IP
9 18 (1.00%) FCoE
9 18 (1.00%) Fibre Channel
9 18 (1.00%) Multicast
10 16 (0.88%) Network Security
10 16 (0.88%) Wireless
11 13 (0.72%) DNS
12 12 (0.66%) NetScaler
13 11 (0.61%) VLAN
13 11 (0.61%) VPN
14 10 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
15 9 (0.50%) WLAN
16 8 (0.44%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (7.68%) SQL Server
2 97 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
3 73 (4.04%) MySQL
4 56 (3.10%) DB2
5 53 (2.93%) Big Data
6 46 (2.54%) Oracle Database
7 45 (2.49%) Relational Database
8 38 (2.10%) Oracle BI EE
9 36 (1.99%) NoSQL
10 35 (1.93%) RDBMS
11 32 (1.77%) Oracle ODI
12 25 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 24 (1.33%) Hadoop
14 19 (1.05%) Oracle Exadata
15 18 (1.00%) Oracle OWB
16 17 (0.94%) SAP BW
17 16 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 16 (0.88%) HBase
18 15 (0.83%) Couchbase
19 14 (0.77%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 17 (0.94%) Visual Studio
1 17 (0.94%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 16 (0.88%) Eclipse
3 15 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (0.72%) Mockito
5 11 (0.61%) Git (software)
5 11 (0.61%) Ant
5 11 (0.61%) Rational Rose
6 10 (0.55%) Subversion
6 10 (0.55%) JIRA
6 10 (0.55%) Toad
6 10 (0.55%) MSBuild
7 7 (0.39%) Talend Open Studio
8 6 (0.33%) Selenium
8 6 (0.33%) JUnit
9 4 (0.22%) Bugzilla
9 4 (0.22%) ClearCase
9 4 (0.22%) Emacs
10 2 (0.11%) Lombardi
11 1 (0.055%) Jenkins
General
1 548 (30.29%) Finance
2 286 (15.81%) Banking
3 258 (14.26%) Retail
4 111 (6.14%) Marketing
5 106 (5.86%) Telecoms
6 62 (3.43%) Investment Banking
7 45 (2.49%) Back Office
8 39 (2.16%) Games
9 33 (1.82%) Manufacturing
10 29 (1.60%) Law
10 29 (1.60%) Retail Banking
11 28 (1.55%) Legal
12 26 (1.44%) Billing
13 25 (1.38%) Publishing
14 21 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
15 17 (0.94%) Financial Institution
16 14 (0.77%) Advertising
17 12 (0.66%) General Ledger
18 10 (0.55%) Front Office
19 9 (0.50%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 252 (13.93%) .NET
2 180 (9.95%) HTML
3 172 (9.51%) Web Services
4 147 (8.13%) Middleware
5 135 (7.46%) XML
6 124 (6.85%) J2EE
7 101 (5.58%) ASP.NET
8 97 (5.36%) CSS
9 88 (4.86%) Oracle Fusion
10 69 (3.81%) Spring
11 68 (3.76%) SOAP
12 59 (3.26%) HTML5
13 52 (2.87%) XSLT
14 50 (2.76%) REST
15 48 (2.65%) jQuery
16 43 (2.38%) Hibernate
17 38 (2.10%) ASP.NET MVC
18 36 (1.99%) WCF
18 36 (1.99%) JSON
19 32 (1.77%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 117 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
2 108 (5.97%) Open Source
3 80 (4.42%) Enterprise Software
4 64 (3.54%) Computer Science
5 46 (2.54%) Management Information System
6 43 (2.38%) Data Integration
7 36 (1.99%) Mainframe
7 36 (1.99%) Online Banking
8 34 (1.88%) N-Tier
9 33 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 29 (1.60%) FMCG
10 29 (1.60%) Mobile App
11 26 (1.44%) Life Science
12 23 (1.27%) User Experience
13 22 (1.22%) SWIFT
14 21 (1.16%) Over-the-Top Content
15 20 (1.11%) Digital Media
15 20 (1.11%) Mathematics
15 20 (1.11%) IPTV
15 20 (1.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 146 (8.07%) Windows
2 137 (7.57%) Linux
3 55 (3.04%) Android
4 51 (2.82%) Solaris
5 43 (2.38%) Apple iOS
6 37 (2.05%) UNIX
7 28 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 24 (1.33%) AIX
9 19 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (0.72%) HPUX
11 13 (0.72%) OS/400
11 13 (0.72%) zOS
11 13 (0.72%) SUSE
12 9 (0.50%) Windows 7
13 8 (0.44%) Windows XP
14 7 (0.39%) Windows Phone
15 5 (0.28%) MVS
16 1 (0.055%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.055%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 379 (20.95%) Agile Software Development
2 366 (20.23%) TOGAF
3 352 (19.46%) SOA
4 248 (13.71%) Enterprise Architecture
5 220 (12.16%) E-Commerce
6 208 (11.50%) Zachman Framework
7 174 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 160 (8.84%) Project Management
9 153 (8.46%) ERP
10 141 (7.79%) Business Intelligence
10 141 (7.79%) Mentoring
11 134 (7.41%) Scrum
12 127 (7.02%) CRM
13 120 (6.63%) Technical Architecture
14 118 (6.52%) UML
15 115 (6.36%) Data Modelling
16 103 (5.69%) ITIL
17 93 (5.14%) Migration
17 93 (5.14%) Business Development
18 82 (4.53%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 349 (19.29%) Java
2 175 (9.67%) SQL
3 142 (7.85%) JavaScript
4 86 (4.75%) C#
5 53 (2.93%) PHP
6 38 (2.10%) Python
7 26 (1.44%) C
8 17 (0.94%) Ruby
8 17 (0.94%) PowerShell
9 16 (0.88%) C++
10 12 (0.66%) Perl
11 10 (0.55%) T-SQL
12 9 (0.50%) Apex Code
13 8 (0.44%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.28%) COBOL
14 5 (0.28%) PL/SQL
14 5 (0.28%) XQuery
15 4 (0.22%) VB
15 4 (0.22%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.17%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 217 (12.00%) Degree
2 50 (2.76%) Cisco Certification
3 48 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 37 (2.05%) CCNA
5 33 (1.82%) MCSE
5 33 (1.82%) Security Cleared
6 32 (1.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 17 (0.94%) LPIC
8 15 (0.83%) MCITP
9 14 (0.77%) SC Cleared
9 14 (0.77%) ISEB
9 14 (0.77%) PMI Certification
10 10 (0.55%) CCIE
10 10 (0.55%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 9 (0.50%) Citrix Certification
11 9 (0.50%) CISSP
11 9 (0.50%) DV Cleared
11 9 (0.50%) CCEE
12 7 (0.39%) VCP5
13 6 (0.33%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (4.09%) QA
2 19 (1.05%) ISO 9001
3 13 (0.72%) SLA
4 12 (0.66%) COBIT
5 11 (0.61%) CRD IV
5 11 (0.61%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.33%) ISO 8583
6 6 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.22%) Basel II
7 4 (0.22%) HIPAA
7 4 (0.22%) PABP
8 2 (0.11%) Basel III
8 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.11%) HL7
9 1 (0.055%) BS15000
9 1 (0.055%) EMIR
9 1 (0.055%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 89 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (3.10%) Hyper-V
3 44 (2.43%) Active Directory
4 20 (1.11%) NFS
5 18 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
5 18 (1.00%) SRDF
6 17 (0.94%) KVM
7 11 (0.61%) XenDesktop
8 10 (0.55%) vSphere
9 8 (0.44%) Xen
10 5 (0.28%) XenApp
10 5 (0.28%) XenServer
11 4 (0.22%) ISA Server
11 4 (0.22%) vCloud
11 4 (0.22%) StorNext
12 2 (0.11%) IAG
12 2 (0.11%) VMware ESX
12 2 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.055%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 36 (1.99%) Tivoli
2 18 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (0.83%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 13 (0.72%) SCCM
4 13 (0.72%) SCOM
5 9 (0.50%) Puppet
6 4 (0.22%) yum
7 3 (0.17%) SCOrch
7 3 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.11%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.055%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.055%) OpenSSO
9 1 (0.055%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.055%) Legato
Vendors
1 466 (25.76%) Oracle
2 269 (14.87%) Microsoft
3 178 (9.84%) SAP
4 142 (7.85%) IBM
5 119 (6.58%) VMware
6 108 (5.97%) Cisco
7 88 (4.86%) NetApp
8 76 (4.20%) HP
9 75 (4.15%) Salesforce.com
10 53 (2.93%) TIBCO
10 53 (2.93%) Citrix
11 52 (2.87%) EMC
12 44 (2.43%) hybris
13 41 (2.27%) ATG
14 40 (2.21%) Siebel
15 38 (2.10%) Cognos
16 33 (1.82%) Intel
17 30 (1.66%) Red Hat
18 29 (1.60%) Juniper
19 28 (1.55%) Brocade
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £90000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: Salary negotiable FULL BENEFITS BONUS
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £75000 - £110000 per annum + 10% bonus and bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Gemini Search
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum + attractive package and career prog
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Volaris Exec
Salary: £90000 - £140000 per annum + car, bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Roc Search
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum + Excellent Benefit Package + up-to
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + sales bonus, 25 days holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
GE Capital
Salary: Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 78000 - 95000 package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Personnel IT
Salary: £550 - £625 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Central London / West End
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + full benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £95,000 per annum including OTE, good bens
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Gemini Search
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Bonus, Discounts, Health, Pension
Posted: 11 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago