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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 172 185 169
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 817 692 867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.69% 1.56% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.81% 1.67% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 635 575 747
Average salary £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45135 41404 48816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.36% 93.46% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 37931 34643 42521
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +19 223 £72,500 +0.69% 32
Docklands, London +11 14 £74,000 +13.84%
Canary Wharf - 7 £65,750 -
Brentford - 6 £65,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £63,250 -
Chiswick -7 3 - -
Croydon - 3 £70,000 -
Southwark -11 2 £52,500 -27.58%
Uxbridge -2 1 £50,000 -25.92%
Bromley -8 1 £50,000 -35.06%
Hounslow - 1 £85,000 -
Westminster - 1 £67,500 -
Wimbledon - 1 £75,000 -
Solutions Architect
England

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 440 (27.94%) Finance
2 358 (22.73%) Oracle
3 335 (21.27%) SOA
4 318 (20.19%) Java
5 311 (19.75%) TOGAF
6 247 (15.68%) Microsoft
7 197 (12.51%) Banking
8 196 (12.44%) Business Intelligence
9 194 (12.32%) .NET
10 187 (11.87%) Degree
11 171 (10.86%) SQL
12 167 (10.60%) E-Commerce
13 162 (10.29%) SAP
14 160 (10.16%) Retail
15 155 (9.84%) Enterprise Architecture
15 155 (9.84%) HTML
16 153 (9.71%) CRM
17 151 (9.59%) XML
18 149 (9.46%) SQL Server
19 147 (9.33%) Web Services
19 147 (9.33%) Zachman Framework
20 138 (8.76%) JavaScript
21 135 (8.57%) IBM
22 133 (8.44%) Middleware
23 132 (8.38%) Windows
24 126 (8.00%) Linux
25 122 (7.75%) Technical Architecture
26 116 (7.37%) Scrum
26 116 (7.37%) Project Management
27 111 (7.05%) CSS

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 87 (5.52%) WebSphere
2 72 (4.57%) SharePoint
3 71 (4.51%) CMS
4 44 (2.79%) Apache
5 38 (2.41%) Tomcat
5 38 (2.41%) Drupal
6 35 (2.22%) SAS
7 32 (2.03%) IIS
8 31 (1.97%) WebLogic
9 28 (1.78%) BizTalk Server
10 21 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
11 20 (1.27%) MS Exchange
12 18 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
12 18 (1.14%) Liferay
12 18 (1.14%) Alfresco
13 17 (1.08%) WebLogic Portal
13 17 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 16 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
15 14 (0.89%) Oracle Coherence
15 14 (0.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 84 (5.33%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.14%) SPSS
3 7 (0.44%) MS Office
4 6 (0.38%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.19%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.063%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 63 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
2 36 (2.29%) Oracle EBS R12
3 33 (2.10%) Oracle ERP
4 22 (1.40%) Oracle Retail
5 20 (1.27%) Oracle BPM
6 14 (0.89%) RMDS
7 13 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
8 12 (0.76%) Cognos TM1
8 12 (0.76%) Oracle SCM
8 12 (0.76%) AquaLogic BPM
9 10 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
10 9 (0.57%) SAP SCM
10 9 (0.57%) Oracle CRM
11 8 (0.51%) SAP ERP
11 8 (0.51%) Oracle Payables
12 7 (0.44%) SAP SD
12 7 (0.44%) SAP APO
13 6 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
13 6 (0.38%) SAP MM
13 6 (0.38%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 55 (3.49%) SaaS
2 35 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
5 19 (1.21%) PaaS
5 19 (1.21%) IaaS
6 15 (0.95%) Office 365
7 8 (0.51%) Force.com
8 5 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.32%) Amazon EMR
9 3 (0.19%) Taleo
10 1 (0.063%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.063%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.063%) LucidChart
Communications & Networking
1 58 (3.68%) LAN
2 51 (3.24%) SAN
3 49 (3.11%) WAN
4 41 (2.60%) Internet
5 37 (2.35%) HTTP
5 37 (2.35%) Firewall
6 19 (1.21%) NAS
7 18 (1.14%) FCoE
7 18 (1.14%) Fibre Channel
8 16 (1.02%) Multicast
9 14 (0.89%) TCP/IP
9 14 (0.89%) DNS
10 11 (0.70%) VoIP
11 10 (0.63%) VPN
12 9 (0.57%) Ethernet
12 9 (0.57%) Wireless
13 8 (0.51%) Intranet
13 8 (0.51%) LTE
13 8 (0.51%) VLAN
14 7 (0.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (9.46%) SQL Server
2 104 (6.60%) Data Warehouse
3 69 (4.38%) Oracle Database
4 63 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 62 (3.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 61 (3.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 56 (3.56%) Relational Database
8 53 (3.37%) Big Data
9 47 (2.98%) MySQL
10 44 (2.79%) Oracle BI EE
11 43 (2.73%) Oracle ODI
12 42 (2.67%) Oracle Database 11g
13 41 (2.60%) Amazon Redshift
14 37 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
15 36 (2.29%) Hadoop
15 36 (2.29%) NoSQL
16 34 (2.16%) RDBMS
17 29 (1.84%) QlikView
18 21 (1.33%) Data Mining
19 20 (1.27%) HBase
Development Applications
1 22 (1.40%) Eclipse
2 20 (1.27%) Git (software)
3 16 (1.02%) Mockito
3 16 (1.02%) Subversion
4 15 (0.95%) JUnit
4 15 (0.95%) Visual Studio
5 13 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (0.76%) Rational Rose
7 10 (0.63%) MSBuild
8 7 (0.44%) Talend Open Studio
9 6 (0.38%) Jenkins
10 5 (0.32%) IntelliJ
10 5 (0.32%) Toad
10 5 (0.32%) NetBeans
11 4 (0.25%) JIRA
11 4 (0.25%) Selenium
11 4 (0.25%) Ant
12 2 (0.13%) MSI
12 2 (0.13%) Maven
12 2 (0.13%) NUnit
General
1 440 (27.94%) Finance
2 197 (12.51%) Banking
3 160 (10.16%) Retail
4 99 (6.29%) Marketing
5 91 (5.78%) Telecoms
6 66 (4.19%) Publishing
7 54 (3.43%) Legal
8 47 (2.98%) Investment Banking
9 35 (2.22%) Law
10 34 (2.16%) Back Office
11 32 (2.03%) Manufacturing
11 32 (2.03%) Advertising
12 27 (1.71%) Billing
13 19 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
14 16 (1.02%) French Language
15 14 (0.89%) Retail Banking
16 13 (0.83%) Front Office
16 13 (0.83%) Games
17 12 (0.76%) Financial Institution
18 8 (0.51%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (12.32%) .NET
2 155 (9.84%) HTML
3 151 (9.59%) XML
4 147 (9.33%) Web Services
5 133 (8.44%) Middleware
6 111 (7.05%) CSS
7 66 (4.19%) SOAP
7 66 (4.19%) LAMP
7 66 (4.19%) Oracle Fusion
8 63 (4.00%) ASP.NET
9 60 (3.81%) XSLT
10 58 (3.68%) REST
11 54 (3.43%) jQuery
12 53 (3.37%) Spring
13 50 (3.17%) MDX
14 38 (2.41%) J2EE
15 36 (2.29%) Java EE
16 32 (2.03%) HTML5
17 30 (1.90%) .NET Framework
18 28 (1.78%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 93 (5.90%) Enterprise Software
2 72 (4.57%) Open Source
3 64 (4.06%) Computer Science
4 62 (3.94%) Digital Media
5 44 (2.79%) Management Information System
6 38 (2.41%) Mainframe
6 38 (2.41%) Data Integration
7 25 (1.59%) N-Tier
8 23 (1.46%) Clustering
9 20 (1.27%) Client/Server
9 20 (1.27%) Mathematics
10 18 (1.14%) SWIFT
11 17 (1.08%) Credit Risk
11 17 (1.08%) Blackberry
12 16 (1.02%) iPhone
13 15 (0.95%) Visualisation
14 14 (0.89%) Blog
15 13 (0.83%) Mobile App
15 13 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 13 (0.83%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 132 (8.38%) Windows
2 126 (8.00%) Linux
3 84 (5.33%) Android
4 71 (4.51%) Apple iOS
5 40 (2.54%) Solaris
6 31 (1.97%) UNIX
7 19 (1.21%) Windows Phone
8 13 (0.83%) AIX
9 12 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (0.32%) SUSE
12 5 (0.32%) HPUX
12 5 (0.32%) OS/400
12 5 (0.32%) zOS
13 4 (0.25%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (0.19%) MVS
15 2 (0.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 335 (21.27%) SOA
2 311 (19.75%) TOGAF
3 196 (12.44%) Business Intelligence
4 167 (10.60%) E-Commerce
5 155 (9.84%) Enterprise Architecture
6 153 (9.71%) CRM
7 147 (9.33%) Zachman Framework
8 122 (7.75%) Technical Architecture
9 116 (7.37%) Scrum
9 116 (7.37%) Project Management
10 111 (7.05%) ERP
11 109 (6.92%) UML
12 108 (6.86%) Agile Software Development
13 106 (6.73%) Stakeholder Management
14 103 (6.54%) Data Modelling
15 99 (6.29%) ETL
15 99 (6.29%) Analytics
16 91 (5.78%) ITIL
17 88 (5.59%) Waterfall
18 87 (5.52%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 318 (20.19%) Java
2 171 (10.86%) SQL
3 138 (8.76%) JavaScript
4 70 (4.44%) C#
5 56 (3.56%) PHP
6 54 (3.43%) Python
7 36 (2.29%) Perl
8 29 (1.84%) T-SQL
9 22 (1.40%) C
10 18 (1.14%) Ruby
11 14 (0.89%) C++
12 12 (0.76%) XQuery
12 12 (0.76%) PowerShell
12 12 (0.76%) Objective-C
13 9 (0.57%) Scala
14 8 (0.51%) PL/SQL
15 7 (0.44%) Shell Script
15 7 (0.44%) R
16 6 (0.38%) Apex Code
17 5 (0.32%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 187 (11.87%) Degree
2 35 (2.22%) Security Cleared
3 33 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (1.97%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (1.27%) MCITP
6 19 (1.21%) SC Cleared
7 18 (1.14%) MCSE
8 17 (1.08%) CCIE
8 17 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 14 (0.89%) DV Cleared
10 13 (0.83%) CCNA
11 11 (0.70%) ISEB
11 11 (0.70%) PMI Certification
12 10 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (0.63%) Citrix Certification
12 10 (0.63%) CISSP
13 9 (0.57%) CCEE
14 8 (0.51%) VCAP
14 8 (0.51%) CCDP
14 8 (0.51%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (5.14%) QA
2 41 (2.60%) Data Quality
3 22 (1.40%) SLA
4 15 (0.95%) COBIT
5 10 (0.63%) ISO 9001
5 10 (0.63%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.44%) CRD IV
7 5 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.25%) Basel III
8 4 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.19%) COREP
10 1 (0.063%) Basel II
10 1 (0.063%) GAAP
10 1 (0.063%) IAS 39
10 1 (0.063%) Solvency II
System Software
1 66 (4.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (1.84%) Active Directory
3 21 (1.33%) Hyper-V
4 19 (1.21%) vCloud
5 16 (1.02%) SRDF
5 16 (1.02%) NFS
6 14 (0.89%) Oracle RAC
7 10 (0.63%) Xen
8 7 (0.44%) XenApp
8 7 (0.44%) KVM
9 6 (0.38%) XenDesktop
10 5 (0.32%) Apache Flume
10 5 (0.32%) XenServer
10 5 (0.32%) vSphere
10 5 (0.32%) Sendmail
10 5 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.19%) IAG
13 2 (0.13%) VMware ESX
14 1 (0.063%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 11 (0.70%) OpenSSO
2 10 (0.63%) SCCM
3 8 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.38%) Tivoli
5 5 (0.32%) CA SiteMinder
6 4 (0.25%) SCOM
6 4 (0.25%) Nagios
7 3 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.13%) Puppet
8 2 (0.13%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (0.13%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.063%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.063%) CA Spectrum
9 1 (0.063%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.063%) TIBCO Hawk
9 1 (0.063%) YUM
Vendors
1 358 (22.73%) Oracle
2 247 (15.68%) Microsoft
3 162 (10.29%) SAP
4 135 (8.57%) IBM
5 74 (4.70%) VMware
6 59 (3.75%) Cisco
7 46 (2.92%) Salesforce.com
8 39 (2.48%) EMC
9 38 (2.41%) Citrix
10 36 (2.29%) NetApp
11 34 (2.16%) Google
11 34 (2.16%) Informatica
12 32 (2.03%) TIBCO
13 30 (1.90%) ATG
14 27 (1.71%) Cognos
14 27 (1.71%) Business Objects
15 25 (1.59%) HP
16 24 (1.52%) hybris
17 22 (1.40%) Intel
18 19 (1.21%) Tableau
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Cititec
Salary: Market related
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
The People Network
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £70000 to £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Based On Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £65,000 to £95,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Creation Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ECS
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Picture More Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TalkTalk
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + 20% bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Montash
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago