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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 134 148 168
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 886 859 768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.14% 2.01% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% 2.14% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 693 637 668
Average salary £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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
38883 40117 42236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.84% 93.86% 94.38%
Number of salaries quoted 33115 32901 36375
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 £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -38 157 £75,000 -6.25% 27
Hounslow - 9 £60,000 -
Harrow +11 7 £85,000 +61.90%
Docklands, London -5 4 £77,500 -17.33%
Surbiton - 4 £55,000 -
Canary Wharf +20 3 £81,500 -4.11%
Bromley +17 3 £80,000 -
Romford - 3 £82,500 - 1
Chiswick - 3 £57,500 -
Uxbridge - 2 £85,000 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames -5 1 £62,500 -
Brentford - 1 - -
Solutions Architect
England

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 559 (30.97%) Finance
2 477 (26.43%) Oracle
3 395 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
4 372 (20.61%) Java
5 367 (20.33%) TOGAF
6 351 (19.45%) SOA
7 278 (15.40%) Banking
8 267 (14.79%) Retail
9 261 (14.46%) Microsoft
10 259 (14.35%) .NET
11 238 (13.19%) Enterprise Architecture
12 228 (12.63%) E-Commerce
13 215 (11.91%) Degree
14 213 (11.80%) Zachman Framework
15 190 (10.53%) SAP
16 186 (10.30%) Stakeholder Management
17 183 (10.14%) SQL
18 174 (9.64%) HTML
19 170 (9.42%) Project Management
20 164 (9.09%) Web Services
21 152 (8.42%) IBM
22 151 (8.37%) J2EE
23 147 (8.14%) Business Intelligence
24 145 (8.03%) XML
25 143 (7.92%) Middleware
26 142 (7.87%) Mentoring
27 141 (7.81%) ERP
28 139 (7.70%) WebSphere
29 138 (7.65%) Windows
29 138 (7.65%) UML

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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
1 139 (7.70%) WebSphere
2 101 (5.60%) SharePoint
3 79 (4.38%) CMS
4 68 (3.77%) Apache
5 50 (2.77%) Tomcat
6 46 (2.55%) IIS
7 44 (2.44%) WebLogic
8 36 (1.99%) Oracle Coherence
9 35 (1.94%) MS Exchange
10 34 (1.88%) SharePoint 2010
11 29 (1.61%) WebSphere Application Server
12 27 (1.50%) Apache Solr
13 26 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
13 26 (1.44%) Lync
14 25 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
15 24 (1.33%) Drupal
15 24 (1.33%) WebSphere Process Server
16 23 (1.27%) JBoss
17 22 (1.22%) Mule
18 21 (1.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 60 (3.32%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.55%) MS Visio
2 10 (0.55%) MS Office
3 8 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (0.44%) InfoPath
4 6 (0.33%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 81 (4.49%) Oracle EBS
2 49 (2.71%) Oracle ERP
3 37 (2.05%) Oracle EBS R12
4 29 (1.61%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 27 (1.50%) Oracle Financials
6 18 (1.00%) SAP FI
6 18 (1.00%) SAP CO
6 18 (1.00%) SAP FI/CO
7 14 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
7 14 (0.78%) RMDS
7 14 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
7 14 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 12 (0.66%) Oracle Retail
9 11 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
9 11 (0.61%) SAP HR
10 10 (0.55%) SAP BPC
10 10 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
11 9 (0.50%) Oracle Payables
12 8 (0.44%) Oracle General Ledger
12 8 (0.44%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 79 (4.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 62 (3.43%) SaaS
3 39 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
4 34 (1.88%) IaaS
5 32 (1.77%) Office 365
6 30 (1.66%) PaaS
7 14 (0.78%) Force.com
7 14 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.28%) OpenShift
9 5 (0.28%) CloudFront
9 5 (0.28%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
11 2 (0.11%) IBM Blueworks
12 1 (0.055%) Taleo
12 1 (0.055%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 81 (4.49%) SAN
2 75 (4.16%) Internet
3 51 (2.83%) HTTP
3 51 (2.83%) LAN
4 50 (2.77%) WAN
5 34 (1.88%) Firewall
6 29 (1.61%) NAS
7 21 (1.16%) FCoE
7 21 (1.16%) Fibre Channel
7 21 (1.16%) Multicast
8 19 (1.05%) Wireless
9 17 (0.94%) Network Security
10 16 (0.89%) TCP/IP
11 15 (0.83%) DNS
12 12 (0.66%) Cisco ASA
12 12 (0.66%) Cisco Nexus
13 11 (0.61%) VPN
14 10 (0.55%) MPLS
15 9 (0.50%) NetScaler
16 8 (0.44%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (7.04%) SQL Server
2 96 (5.32%) Data Warehouse
3 72 (3.99%) MySQL
4 63 (3.49%) DB2
5 57 (3.16%) Big Data
6 45 (2.49%) Relational Database
7 41 (2.27%) Oracle Database
8 38 (2.11%) NoSQL
9 35 (1.94%) RDBMS
9 35 (1.94%) Oracle BI EE
10 29 (1.61%) Oracle ODI
11 26 (1.44%) Hadoop
12 25 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 20 (1.11%) Oracle Exadata
14 18 (1.00%) Couchbase
14 18 (1.00%) SAP BW
14 18 (1.00%) Oracle OWB
15 16 (0.89%) HBase
15 16 (0.89%) OLAP
15 16 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (1.16%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 18 (1.00%) Visual Studio
3 15 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (0.78%) Ant
5 13 (0.72%) Eclipse
6 10 (0.55%) JIRA
6 10 (0.55%) MSBuild
6 10 (0.55%) Toad
6 10 (0.55%) Rational Rose
7 9 (0.50%) Subversion
8 8 (0.44%) Mockito
9 7 (0.39%) Talend Open Studio
10 6 (0.33%) Git (software)
11 5 (0.28%) Bugzilla
11 5 (0.28%) ClearCase
11 5 (0.28%) Selenium
12 4 (0.22%) Emacs
13 2 (0.11%) JUnit
13 2 (0.11%) Maven
13 2 (0.11%) Lombardi
General
1 559 (30.97%) Finance
2 278 (15.40%) Banking
3 267 (14.79%) Retail
4 110 (6.09%) Telecoms
5 102 (5.65%) Marketing
6 65 (3.60%) Investment Banking
7 48 (2.66%) Back Office
8 44 (2.44%) Games
9 36 (1.99%) Manufacturing
10 32 (1.77%) Retail Banking
11 23 (1.27%) Billing
11 23 (1.27%) Legal
12 21 (1.16%) Law
13 20 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
14 19 (1.05%) Financial Institution
15 17 (0.94%) Publishing
16 14 (0.78%) General Ledger
17 10 (0.55%) Electronics
17 10 (0.55%) Advertising
18 9 (0.50%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 259 (14.35%) .NET
2 174 (9.64%) HTML
3 164 (9.09%) Web Services
4 151 (8.37%) J2EE
5 145 (8.03%) XML
6 143 (7.92%) Middleware
7 99 (5.48%) ASP.NET
8 93 (5.15%) CSS
9 88 (4.88%) Oracle Fusion
10 66 (3.66%) Spring
11 61 (3.38%) SOAP
12 59 (3.27%) HTML5
13 48 (2.66%) XSLT
14 45 (2.49%) REST
15 44 (2.44%) Hibernate
16 37 (2.05%) jQuery
16 37 (2.05%) WCF
17 36 (1.99%) JSON
18 35 (1.94%) .NET Framework
18 35 (1.94%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 121 (6.70%) Analytical Skills
2 105 (5.82%) Open Source
3 83 (4.60%) Enterprise Software
4 60 (3.32%) Computer Science
5 52 (2.88%) Management Information System
6 44 (2.44%) Data Integration
7 40 (2.22%) Mainframe
8 39 (2.16%) Online Banking
8 39 (2.16%) N-Tier
9 34 (1.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 30 (1.66%) Mathematics
11 29 (1.61%) FMCG
12 28 (1.55%) Life Science
13 27 (1.50%) Mobile App
14 25 (1.39%) IPTV
14 25 (1.39%) Over-the-Top Content
15 24 (1.33%) SWIFT
16 21 (1.16%) Clustering
17 20 (1.11%) User Experience
18 19 (1.05%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 138 (7.65%) Windows
2 127 (7.04%) Linux
3 52 (2.88%) Solaris
4 45 (2.49%) Android
5 42 (2.33%) UNIX
6 36 (1.99%) Apple iOS
7 23 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 21 (1.16%) AIX
9 16 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (0.66%) zOS
11 12 (0.66%) HPUX
12 11 (0.61%) SUSE
12 11 (0.61%) OS/400
13 10 (0.55%) Windows 7
14 8 (0.44%) Windows XP
15 6 (0.33%) Windows Phone
16 5 (0.28%) MVS
17 1 (0.055%) VMS
17 1 (0.055%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 395 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
2 367 (20.33%) TOGAF
3 351 (19.45%) SOA
4 238 (13.19%) Enterprise Architecture
5 228 (12.63%) E-Commerce
6 213 (11.80%) Zachman Framework
7 186 (10.30%) Stakeholder Management
8 170 (9.42%) Project Management
9 147 (8.14%) Business Intelligence
10 142 (7.87%) Mentoring
11 141 (7.81%) ERP
12 138 (7.65%) UML
13 134 (7.42%) Scrum
14 119 (6.59%) Data Modelling
15 112 (6.20%) CRM
16 111 (6.15%) Technical Architecture
17 97 (5.37%) Business Development
18 92 (5.10%) ITIL
19 91 (5.04%) Migration
20 80 (4.43%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 372 (20.61%) Java
2 183 (10.14%) SQL
3 133 (7.37%) JavaScript
4 88 (4.88%) C#
5 56 (3.10%) PHP
6 31 (1.72%) Python
7 24 (1.33%) C
8 18 (1.00%) PowerShell
9 16 (0.89%) C++
10 13 (0.72%) Ruby
11 10 (0.55%) T-SQL
12 9 (0.50%) Bash Shell
13 7 (0.39%) Apex Code
14 5 (0.28%) COBOL
15 4 (0.22%) VB
15 4 (0.22%) VB.NET
15 4 (0.22%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.17%) Perl
17 2 (0.11%) X++
17 2 (0.11%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 215 (11.91%) Degree
2 49 (2.71%) Cisco Certification
3 42 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 36 (1.99%) CCNA
5 35 (1.94%) Security Cleared
6 31 (1.72%) MCSE
7 30 (1.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 17 (0.94%) LPIC
9 15 (0.83%) SC Cleared
10 13 (0.72%) PMI Certification
11 12 (0.66%) DV Cleared
11 12 (0.66%) ISEB
12 11 (0.61%) Microsoft Certified Architect
13 10 (0.55%) CISSP
14 9 (0.50%) CCIE
15 8 (0.44%) MCITP
16 6 (0.33%) VCP5
16 6 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
17 5 (0.28%) CISM
17 5 (0.28%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (4.21%) QA
2 15 (0.83%) ISO 9001
3 12 (0.66%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.61%) SLA
5 9 (0.50%) CRD IV
6 8 (0.44%) COBIT
7 7 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (0.33%) ISO 8583
9 4 (0.22%) HL7
9 4 (0.22%) HIPAA
9 4 (0.22%) PABP
9 4 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.22%) Basel II
10 2 (0.11%) Basel III
11 1 (0.055%) BS15000
11 1 (0.055%) EMIR
11 1 (0.055%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.055%) Data Quality
System Software
1 83 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (3.32%) Hyper-V
3 47 (2.60%) Active Directory
4 25 (1.39%) NFS
5 21 (1.16%) SRDF
6 19 (1.05%) KVM
7 17 (0.94%) Oracle RAC
8 14 (0.78%) vSphere
9 9 (0.50%) Xen
10 8 (0.44%) XenDesktop
11 5 (0.28%) XenServer
12 4 (0.22%) StorNext
12 4 (0.22%) ISA Server
13 2 (0.11%) IAG
13 2 (0.11%) XenApp
13 2 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.055%) VMware ESX
14 1 (0.055%) VMware ESXi
14 1 (0.055%) Apache Flume
14 1 (0.055%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 40 (2.22%) Tivoli
2 20 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (1.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 14 (0.78%) SCCM
4 14 (0.78%) SCOM
5 10 (0.55%) Puppet
6 5 (0.28%) yum
7 4 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (0.17%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.11%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.055%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.055%) ARCserve
10 1 (0.055%) Legato
10 1 (0.055%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 477 (26.43%) Oracle
2 261 (14.46%) Microsoft
3 190 (10.53%) SAP
4 152 (8.42%) IBM
5 115 (6.37%) Cisco
5 115 (6.37%) VMware
6 89 (4.93%) NetApp
7 75 (4.16%) HP
8 72 (3.99%) Salesforce.com
9 60 (3.32%) TIBCO
10 55 (3.05%) EMC
11 48 (2.66%) hybris
12 46 (2.55%) Citrix
13 44 (2.44%) ATG
14 41 (2.27%) Siebel
15 37 (2.05%) Cognos
16 36 (1.99%) Intel
17 33 (1.83%) Endeca
18 27 (1.50%) Juniper
19 26 (1.44%) Red Hat
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: Salary negotiable FULL BENEFITS BONUS
Posted: 23 hours ago
East London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £71000 - £110000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 2 days ago
London
EE
Salary: COMPETITIVE+BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Evermore Global
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + 20%Bonus+HC+Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Bonus, Discounts, Health, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Sanderson
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000.00 per annum + Car allowance + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Network Compucare Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago