The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 197 158 154
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 763 776 987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.56% 1.72% 1.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 1.83% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 570 642 814
Average salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45732 42382 52200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.91% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 37760 35776 45275
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Solutions Architect
England

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London +4 198 £75,000 - 21
Hounslow - 12 £65,000 -
Canary Wharf +16 7 £95,000 -5.00%
Croydon -3 4 £70,000 +1.81%
Hackney - 4 - -
Brentford +12 3 £65,000 +36.84%
Docklands, London -7 3 £100,000 +34.22%
Ealing - 2 £70,000 -
Westminster - 2 £70,000 -
Bromley - 2 £70,000 -
Uxbridge +7 1 £50,000 -55.55%
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Enfield - 1 £60,000 -
Feltham - 1 £75,000 -
Solutions Architect
England

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 499 (30.67%) Finance
2 450 (27.66%) Oracle
3 380 (23.36%) Java
4 377 (23.17%) SOA
5 311 (19.11%) TOGAF
6 248 (15.24%) Microsoft
7 240 (14.75%) Banking
8 207 (12.72%) IBM
9 196 (12.05%) Business Intelligence
10 186 (11.43%) Enterprise Architecture
11 176 (10.82%) Degree
11 176 (10.82%) CRM
12 173 (10.63%) .NET
13 169 (10.39%) XML
14 167 (10.26%) SQL
14 167 (10.26%) Retail
15 161 (9.90%) Middleware
16 146 (8.97%) Stakeholder Management
17 144 (8.85%) WebSphere
18 143 (8.79%) SAP
19 141 (8.67%) Web Services
19 141 (8.67%) Zachman Framework
20 136 (8.36%) Technical Architecture
21 133 (8.17%) E-Commerce
22 132 (8.11%) HTML
23 129 (7.93%) SQL Server
24 126 (7.74%) Data Modelling
25 122 (7.50%) Linux
26 117 (7.19%) Windows
26 117 (7.19%) JavaScript

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 144 (8.85%) WebSphere
2 83 (5.10%) SharePoint
3 59 (3.63%) CMS
4 51 (3.13%) WebLogic
5 37 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 37 (2.27%) SAS
6 32 (1.97%) Apache
6 32 (1.97%) Drupal
7 28 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
7 28 (1.72%) IIS
8 27 (1.66%) Tomcat
9 24 (1.48%) Oracle Service Bus
9 24 (1.48%) Liferay
10 23 (1.41%) Alfresco
11 22 (1.35%) MS Exchange
12 20 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
12 20 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
13 19 (1.17%) WebLogic Portal
14 16 (0.98%) Adobe CQ
14 16 (0.98%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 94 (5.78%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.11%) SPSS
3 12 (0.74%) MS Office
4 7 (0.43%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.061%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.061%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 45 (2.77%) Oracle EBS
2 36 (2.21%) Oracle BPM
3 26 (1.60%) Oracle EBS R12
4 23 (1.41%) Oracle BRM
5 20 (1.23%) Oracle Retail
6 15 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
7 12 (0.74%) SAP ERP
7 12 (0.74%) AquaLogic BPM
7 12 (0.74%) Oracle Payables
8 11 (0.68%) Oracle Financials
9 10 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
10 9 (0.55%) SAP Retail
10 9 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
11 7 (0.43%) SAP SD
11 7 (0.43%) RMDS
11 7 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
12 6 (0.37%) Oracle SCM
12 6 (0.37%) SAP MDM
13 5 (0.31%) SAP SCM
13 5 (0.31%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (1.84%) SaaS
2 29 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
3 24 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (1.23%) Office 365
5 16 (0.98%) IaaS
6 13 (0.80%) Amazon EMR
6 13 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
7 12 (0.74%) PaaS
8 6 (0.37%) Force.com
9 1 (0.061%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 67 (4.12%) Internet
2 60 (3.69%) WAN
3 52 (3.20%) LAN
4 42 (2.58%) Firewall
4 42 (2.58%) SAN
5 21 (1.29%) HTTP
6 20 (1.23%) NAS
7 16 (0.98%) VPN
8 14 (0.86%) VoIP
9 13 (0.80%) TCP/IP
9 13 (0.80%) Multicast
9 13 (0.80%) FCoE
9 13 (0.80%) Fibre Channel
10 12 (0.74%) Wireless
11 11 (0.68%) Intranet
11 11 (0.68%) LDAP
12 10 (0.61%) 4G
12 10 (0.61%) DNS
12 10 (0.61%) MPLS
13 9 (0.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (7.93%) SQL Server
2 109 (6.70%) Data Warehouse
3 84 (5.16%) Relational Database
4 62 (3.81%) RDBMS
5 61 (3.75%) Oracle Database
6 57 (3.50%) MySQL
7 51 (3.13%) NoSQL
7 51 (3.13%) Big Data
8 46 (2.83%) Hadoop
9 43 (2.64%) Oracle ODI
9 43 (2.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 42 (2.58%) Oracle Database 11g
11 41 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 39 (2.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 39 (2.40%) Oracle BI EE
13 27 (1.66%) Data Mining
14 24 (1.48%) Amazon Redshift
15 23 (1.41%) HBase
15 23 (1.41%) QlikView
16 22 (1.35%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 30 (1.84%) Git (software)
2 26 (1.60%) Eclipse
3 24 (1.48%) Subversion
3 24 (1.48%) Rational Rose
4 23 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 22 (1.35%) Visual Studio
6 20 (1.23%) Mockito
6 20 (1.23%) JUnit
7 14 (0.86%) Toad
8 11 (0.68%) JDeveloper
9 10 (0.61%) MSBuild
10 7 (0.43%) Talend Open Studio
11 5 (0.31%) IntelliJ
11 5 (0.31%) NetBeans
12 4 (0.25%) Jenkins
13 2 (0.12%) JIRA
13 2 (0.12%) Oracle APEX
13 2 (0.12%) PhoneGap
13 2 (0.12%) Bugzilla
13 2 (0.12%) Oracle Forms
General
1 499 (30.67%) Finance
2 240 (14.75%) Banking
3 167 (10.26%) Retail
4 114 (7.01%) Telecoms
5 65 (4.00%) Publishing
6 56 (3.44%) Marketing
7 55 (3.38%) Investment Banking
8 48 (2.95%) Legal
9 47 (2.89%) Billing
10 34 (2.09%) Front Office
11 29 (1.78%) Advertising
12 26 (1.60%) French Language
12 26 (1.60%) Back Office
13 25 (1.54%) Manufacturing
14 23 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
14 23 (1.41%) Retail Banking
14 23 (1.41%) German Language
15 21 (1.29%) Spanish Language
16 20 (1.23%) Financial Institution
17 16 (0.98%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (10.63%) .NET
2 169 (10.39%) XML
3 161 (9.90%) Middleware
4 141 (8.67%) Web Services
5 132 (8.11%) HTML
6 101 (6.21%) CSS
7 74 (4.55%) J2EE
8 73 (4.49%) REST
9 64 (3.93%) Oracle Fusion
10 59 (3.63%) ASP.NET
10 59 (3.63%) XSLT
11 57 (3.50%) SOAP
12 51 (3.13%) jQuery
13 50 (3.07%) LAMP
14 47 (2.89%) Spring
15 36 (2.21%) .NET Framework
16 33 (2.03%) Ajax
17 31 (1.91%) MDX
17 31 (1.91%) JSP
17 31 (1.91%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 84 (5.16%) Enterprise Software
2 62 (3.81%) Open Source
3 53 (3.26%) Computer Science
4 35 (2.15%) N-Tier
5 34 (2.09%) Digital Media
6 33 (2.03%) Mobile App
7 32 (1.97%) SWIFT
8 27 (1.66%) Mainframe
8 27 (1.66%) Management Information System
9 25 (1.54%) Visualisation
10 24 (1.48%) Data Integration
11 18 (1.11%) iPhone
11 18 (1.11%) Blog
12 17 (1.04%) Clustering
13 15 (0.92%) FMCG
14 14 (0.86%) Mobile Banking
14 14 (0.86%) Blackberry
15 13 (0.80%) IVR
16 12 (0.74%) Mathematics
16 12 (0.74%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 122 (7.50%) Linux
2 117 (7.19%) Windows
3 98 (6.02%) Android
4 75 (4.61%) Apple iOS
5 50 (3.07%) UNIX
6 37 (2.27%) Solaris
7 15 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (0.86%) Windows Mobile
9 10 (0.61%) Windows Phone
9 10 (0.61%) AIX
10 6 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (0.25%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.18%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.061%) zOS
13 1 (0.061%) OS/400
13 1 (0.061%) HPUX
13 1 (0.061%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 377 (23.17%) SOA
2 311 (19.11%) TOGAF
3 196 (12.05%) Business Intelligence
4 186 (11.43%) Enterprise Architecture
5 176 (10.82%) CRM
6 146 (8.97%) Stakeholder Management
7 141 (8.67%) Zachman Framework
8 136 (8.36%) Technical Architecture
9 133 (8.17%) E-Commerce
10 126 (7.74%) Data Modelling
11 114 (7.01%) Scrum
12 113 (6.95%) ETL
13 110 (6.76%) Project Management
14 107 (6.58%) ITIL
15 106 (6.52%) Analytics
16 89 (5.47%) UML
17 88 (5.41%) ERP
18 83 (5.10%) Agile Software Development
19 71 (4.36%) Migration
20 70 (4.30%) OO
Programming Languages
1 380 (23.36%) Java
2 167 (10.26%) SQL
3 117 (7.19%) JavaScript
4 95 (5.84%) C#
5 66 (4.06%) PHP
6 40 (2.46%) Python
7 38 (2.34%) Perl
8 36 (2.21%) Objective-C
9 32 (1.97%) XQuery
10 30 (1.84%) T-SQL
11 25 (1.54%) PL/SQL
12 23 (1.41%) C
13 22 (1.35%) C++
14 20 (1.23%) PowerShell
15 13 (0.80%) R
16 12 (0.74%) XPath
16 12 (0.74%) VB
17 7 (0.43%) Ruby
17 7 (0.43%) BeanShell
18 6 (0.37%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 176 (10.82%) Degree
2 32 (1.97%) Security Cleared
3 24 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (1.35%) SC Cleared
4 22 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (0.98%) CISM
5 16 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 16 (0.98%) CISSP
5 16 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (0.86%) MCSE
7 13 (0.80%) DV Cleared
8 12 (0.74%) PMI Certification
8 12 (0.74%) CCIE
8 12 (0.74%) CCNA
9 9 (0.55%) CCDP
10 8 (0.49%) CCNP
11 7 (0.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (0.37%) JNCIS
12 6 (0.37%) JNCIP
13 5 (0.31%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (5.47%) QA
2 27 (1.66%) COBIT
2 27 (1.66%) Data Quality
3 26 (1.60%) SLA
4 12 (0.74%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.49%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.43%) CRD IV
7 6 (0.37%) Solvency II
8 3 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.18%) COREP
8 3 (0.18%) Basel III
9 2 (0.12%) GAAP
10 1 (0.061%) Basel II
10 1 (0.061%) IAS 39
System Software
1 58 (3.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (1.17%) Active Directory
3 15 (0.92%) Hyper-V
4 13 (0.80%) NFS
4 13 (0.80%) Apache Flume
4 13 (0.80%) SRDF
5 8 (0.49%) vCloud
6 7 (0.43%) XenApp
6 7 (0.43%) XenServer
6 7 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (0.31%) KVM
7 5 (0.31%) vSphere
7 5 (0.31%) XenDesktop
7 5 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.25%) Sendmail
9 2 (0.12%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.061%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (0.86%) Tivoli
3 11 (0.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 9 (0.55%) SCCM
5 8 (0.49%) OpenSSO
6 5 (0.31%) CA SiteMinder
6 5 (0.31%) Puppet
7 4 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.18%) Nagios
9 2 (0.12%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 2 (0.12%) YUM
9 2 (0.12%) Cisco UCCX
9 2 (0.12%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.12%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.12%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 2 (0.12%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 1 (0.061%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 450 (27.66%) Oracle
2 248 (15.24%) Microsoft
3 207 (12.72%) IBM
4 143 (8.79%) SAP
5 74 (4.55%) Cisco
6 69 (4.24%) VMware
7 64 (3.93%) Salesforce.com
8 61 (3.75%) TIBCO
9 41 (2.52%) Siebel
10 40 (2.46%) Citrix
11 39 (2.40%) EMC
12 31 (1.91%) HP
13 30 (1.84%) Informatica
14 27 (1.66%) Actimize
14 27 (1.66%) Pega
15 26 (1.60%) webMethods
15 26 (1.60%) NetApp
15 26 (1.60%) Sun
16 25 (1.54%) hybris
17 24 (1.48%) Amdocs
North West London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £85000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £70 - £80 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Creation Recruitment
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Creation Recruitment
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
EXCELerate
Salary: From £50,000 to £150,000 per annum Excellent Corporate Benefits Packag
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
North West London
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus 15% bonus and excellent benefit
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Steria
Salary: £65k - £75k + 15% Flexible Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
DMG Media
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £50k - 78k per year + Excellent Financial Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, healthcare, gym
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per hour + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talent Crew
Salary: £75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £41000 - £58000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum + full benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £49555 - £61215 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Technology Leaders
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago