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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 165 180 162
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 816 730 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.78% 1.64% 1.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.91% 1.75% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 597 616 729
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 £59,400 £57,500 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £64,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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
42753 41632 47612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.39% 93.54% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35655 35019 41251
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £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 23 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 23 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 -9 181 £72,500 -3.33% 35
Docklands, London +8 10 £74,000 +13.84%
Canary Wharf +10 3 £70,000 -9.67%
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £65,000 -
Surbiton - 3 £60,000 -
Ealing - 2 £53,750 -
Brentford - 2 £65,000 -
Croydon -6 1 £55,000 -
Southwark -10 1 £55,000 -24.13%
Hammersmith - 1 £60,000 -
Enfield - 1 £70,000 -
Hounslow - 1 £70,000 -
Solutions Architect
England

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 458 (27.71%) Finance
2 423 (25.59%) Oracle
3 344 (20.81%) SOA
4 336 (20.33%) Agile Software Development
5 330 (19.96%) TOGAF
6 298 (18.03%) Java
7 266 (16.09%) Microsoft
8 231 (13.97%) .NET
9 208 (12.58%) SQL
10 203 (12.28%) Banking
11 202 (12.22%) Degree
12 200 (12.10%) E-Commerce
13 191 (11.55%) Enterprise Architecture
14 188 (11.37%) Retail
15 185 (11.19%) Business Intelligence
16 170 (10.28%) HTML
16 170 (10.28%) Zachman Framework
17 164 (9.92%) SAP
18 163 (9.86%) CRM
19 161 (9.74%) SQL Server
20 156 (9.44%) Mentoring
21 153 (9.26%) JavaScript
22 151 (9.13%) XML
23 149 (9.01%) ERP
24 148 (8.95%) Web Services
24 148 (8.95%) Windows
25 142 (8.59%) Project Management
26 139 (8.41%) Middleware
26 139 (8.41%) Linux
27 137 (8.29%) Technical Architecture

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 93 (5.63%) WebSphere
2 82 (4.96%) SharePoint
3 74 (4.48%) CMS
4 64 (3.87%) Apache
5 52 (3.15%) IIS
6 50 (3.02%) Tomcat
7 31 (1.88%) WebLogic
7 31 (1.88%) BizTalk Server
8 30 (1.81%) Drupal
9 24 (1.45%) MS Exchange
9 24 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
10 23 (1.39%) SAS
11 20 (1.21%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 20 (1.21%) WebSphere Application Server
11 20 (1.21%) Oracle Coherence
12 19 (1.15%) WebLogic Portal
13 17 (1.03%) WebSphere Process Server
14 16 (0.97%) OpenStack
14 16 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
15 15 (0.91%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 85 (5.14%) MS Excel
2 15 (0.91%) SPSS
3 13 (0.79%) MS Office
4 12 (0.73%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.24%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.24%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 94 (5.69%) Oracle EBS
2 55 (3.33%) Oracle ERP
3 41 (2.48%) Oracle EBS R12
4 21 (1.27%) Oracle BPM
5 20 (1.21%) RMDS
6 15 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
6 15 (0.91%) AquaLogic BPM
6 15 (0.91%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 14 (0.85%) Oracle Retail
7 14 (0.85%) Oracle SCM
8 12 (0.73%) Cognos TM1
9 10 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
9 10 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
9 10 (0.60%) Oracle CRM
10 9 (0.54%) Oracle Financials
10 9 (0.54%) Oracle Payables
11 7 (0.42%) Magento
11 7 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
11 7 (0.42%) SAP ERP
11 7 (0.42%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 68 (4.11%) SaaS
2 49 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
4 32 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
5 25 (1.51%) IaaS
6 24 (1.45%) Office 365
7 17 (1.03%) PaaS
8 7 (0.42%) Force.com
9 3 (0.18%) Taleo
10 1 (0.060%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.060%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.060%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.060%) LucidChart
Communications & Networking
1 75 (4.54%) SAN
2 72 (4.36%) LAN
3 58 (3.51%) WAN
4 52 (3.15%) HTTP
5 45 (2.72%) Firewall
6 41 (2.48%) Internet
7 26 (1.57%) NAS
8 22 (1.33%) FCoE
8 22 (1.33%) Fibre Channel
9 20 (1.21%) Multicast
10 16 (0.97%) TCP/IP
11 15 (0.91%) NetScaler
12 14 (0.85%) VLAN
12 14 (0.85%) VPN
13 13 (0.79%) DNS
14 11 (0.67%) Intranet
15 9 (0.54%) MPLS
15 9 (0.54%) Intrusion Detection
16 8 (0.48%) LTE
16 8 (0.48%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (9.74%) SQL Server
2 93 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
3 68 (4.11%) Oracle Database
4 59 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 58 (3.51%) Big Data
6 54 (3.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 52 (3.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 51 (3.09%) Relational Database
9 42 (2.54%) Oracle BI EE
10 38 (2.30%) MySQL
10 38 (2.30%) Oracle ODI
11 35 (2.12%) Oracle Database 11g
12 34 (2.06%) Amazon Redshift
13 33 (2.00%) RDBMS
14 32 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
15 31 (1.88%) Hadoop
16 27 (1.63%) NoSQL
17 21 (1.27%) HBase
18 19 (1.15%) QlikView
18 19 (1.15%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 23 (1.39%) Visual Studio
2 19 (1.15%) Eclipse
2 19 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (1.03%) Git (software)
3 17 (1.03%) MSBuild
4 15 (0.91%) Mockito
4 15 (0.91%) Rational Rose
5 10 (0.60%) JUnit
5 10 (0.60%) Subversion
6 7 (0.42%) Jenkins
7 6 (0.36%) Selenium
7 6 (0.36%) Ant
8 5 (0.30%) Toad
8 5 (0.30%) Talend Open Studio
8 5 (0.30%) JIRA
9 3 (0.18%) NetBeans
9 3 (0.18%) IntelliJ
10 2 (0.12%) Log4j
10 2 (0.12%) Maven
10 2 (0.12%) Lombardi
General
1 458 (27.71%) Finance
2 203 (12.28%) Banking
3 188 (11.37%) Retail
4 127 (7.68%) Marketing
5 99 (5.99%) Telecoms
6 62 (3.75%) Publishing
7 45 (2.72%) Law
7 45 (2.72%) Legal
8 41 (2.48%) Manufacturing
9 38 (2.30%) Back Office
10 32 (1.94%) Investment Banking
11 30 (1.81%) Advertising
11 30 (1.81%) Billing
12 22 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
13 14 (0.85%) Games
14 13 (0.79%) Retail Banking
15 11 (0.67%) Electronics
16 9 (0.54%) Front Office
17 8 (0.48%) French Language
18 7 (0.42%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (13.97%) .NET
2 170 (10.28%) HTML
3 151 (9.13%) XML
4 148 (8.95%) Web Services
5 139 (8.41%) Middleware
6 100 (6.05%) CSS
7 93 (5.63%) Oracle Fusion
8 92 (5.57%) ASP.NET
9 74 (4.48%) SOAP
10 67 (4.05%) jQuery
11 62 (3.75%) XSLT
12 56 (3.39%) REST
13 51 (3.09%) Spring
13 51 (3.09%) LAMP
14 50 (3.02%) ASP.NET MVC
15 47 (2.84%) WCF
16 38 (2.30%) MDX
17 36 (2.18%) JSON
18 34 (2.06%) .NET Framework
18 34 (2.06%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 101 (6.11%) Enterprise Software
2 95 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
3 86 (5.20%) Open Source
4 59 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 56 (3.39%) Data Integration
5 56 (3.39%) Digital Media
6 40 (2.42%) Management Information System
7 32 (1.94%) Mainframe
7 32 (1.94%) User Experience
8 27 (1.63%) Clustering
9 23 (1.39%) N-Tier
10 21 (1.27%) Blog
10 21 (1.27%) FMCG
11 20 (1.21%) Life Science
12 18 (1.09%) Credit Risk
13 17 (1.03%) Inversion of Control
13 17 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 17 (1.03%) EMV
14 16 (0.97%) Mathematics
15 15 (0.91%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 148 (8.95%) Windows
2 139 (8.41%) Linux
3 77 (4.66%) Android
4 64 (3.87%) Apple iOS
5 48 (2.90%) Solaris
6 30 (1.81%) UNIX
6 30 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (1.15%) AIX
7 19 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (0.97%) Windows Phone
9 14 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (0.48%) Windows 7
11 7 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (0.42%) SUSE
11 7 (0.42%) HPUX
11 7 (0.42%) OS/400
11 7 (0.42%) zOS
12 3 (0.18%) MVS
12 3 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 344 (20.81%) SOA
2 336 (20.33%) Agile Software Development
3 330 (19.96%) TOGAF
4 200 (12.10%) E-Commerce
5 191 (11.55%) Enterprise Architecture
6 185 (11.19%) Business Intelligence
7 170 (10.28%) Zachman Framework
8 163 (9.86%) CRM
9 156 (9.44%) Mentoring
10 149 (9.01%) ERP
11 142 (8.59%) Project Management
12 137 (8.29%) Technical Architecture
13 131 (7.92%) Scrum
14 130 (7.86%) Stakeholder Management
15 110 (6.65%) Data Modelling
16 109 (6.59%) UML
17 98 (5.93%) ITIL
17 98 (5.93%) Analytics
18 94 (5.69%) Waterfall
19 91 (5.51%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 298 (18.03%) Java
2 208 (12.58%) SQL
3 153 (9.26%) JavaScript
4 82 (4.96%) C#
5 54 (3.27%) Python
6 47 (2.84%) PHP
7 29 (1.75%) T-SQL
8 26 (1.57%) Perl
9 18 (1.09%) Ruby
9 18 (1.09%) PowerShell
10 17 (1.03%) C
11 12 (0.73%) C++
12 11 (0.67%) Objective-C
13 9 (0.54%) Scala
14 7 (0.42%) PL/SQL
14 7 (0.42%) XQuery
15 5 (0.30%) Apex Code
15 5 (0.30%) Erlang
16 4 (0.24%) R
17 3 (0.18%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
Qualifications
1 202 (12.22%) Degree
2 45 (2.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 37 (2.24%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (1.94%) Security Cleared
5 27 (1.63%) MCSE
6 25 (1.51%) MCITP
7 24 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 21 (1.27%) CCNA
9 15 (0.91%) SC Cleared
10 13 (0.79%) DV Cleared
10 13 (0.79%) CCIE
10 13 (0.79%) ISEB
10 13 (0.79%) Citrix Certification
11 12 (0.73%) PMI Certification
11 12 (0.73%) CCEE
12 9 (0.54%) VCAP
13 8 (0.48%) CCIA
13 8 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (0.36%) LPIC
14 6 (0.36%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (5.08%) QA
2 32 (1.94%) Data Quality
3 23 (1.39%) ISO 9001
4 21 (1.27%) SLA
5 15 (0.91%) COBIT
6 11 (0.67%) CRD IV
7 7 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.30%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.18%) Basel III
10 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.060%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 73 (4.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (1.57%) Hyper-V
3 25 (1.51%) Active Directory
4 20 (1.21%) NFS
4 20 (1.21%) Oracle RAC
4 20 (1.21%) SRDF
5 17 (1.03%) vCloud
6 11 (0.67%) Xen
6 11 (0.67%) XenDesktop
7 7 (0.42%) KVM
7 7 (0.42%) XenApp
8 5 (0.30%) vSphere
9 4 (0.24%) XenServer
9 4 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (0.24%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.18%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.18%) IAG
11 1 (0.060%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.060%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.060%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 10 (0.60%) Tivoli
2 9 (0.54%) OpenSSO
3 7 (0.42%) SCCM
4 5 (0.30%) SCOM
5 3 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.18%) CA SiteMinder
6 2 (0.12%) Nagios
6 2 (0.12%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 2 (0.12%) Puppet
7 1 (0.060%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.060%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.060%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.060%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.060%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.060%) TIBCO Hawk
7 1 (0.060%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 423 (25.59%) Oracle
2 266 (16.09%) Microsoft
3 164 (9.92%) SAP
4 136 (8.23%) IBM
5 83 (5.02%) VMware
6 77 (4.66%) Cisco
7 60 (3.63%) NetApp
8 47 (2.84%) EMC
8 47 (2.84%) Citrix
9 45 (2.72%) Salesforce.com
10 37 (2.24%) Google
10 37 (2.24%) HP
11 36 (2.18%) ATG
12 34 (2.06%) Cognos
13 31 (1.88%) Intel
14 30 (1.81%) TIBCO
15 29 (1.75%) Informatica
15 29 (1.75%) Siebel
16 26 (1.57%) Business Objects
17 24 (1.45%) Juniper
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Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + excellent package (bonus + bens)
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
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Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Rockhall Recruitment
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Bonus & Corporate Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West London
Gold Group
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Car allowance shares & Benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
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set2recruit
Salary: £65000 - £90000 Per Annum plus competative bonus and benefi
Posted: 4 days ago
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 to £60000 per annum - Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + £5k Car Allow + Bonus to 30%
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Vocative Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
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