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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 147 161 163
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 912 803 851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.01% 1.77% 1.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.15% 1.89% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 676 662 689
Average salary £75,000 £74,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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
42393 42507 46095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.65% 93.84% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35579 35768 39728
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -9 197 £72,500 -3.33% 27
Docklands, London +3 9 £76,250 -12.85%
Surbiton - 6 £55,000 -
Bromley +1 4 £72,500 +3.57%
Hounslow - 3 £60,000 -
Ealing - 2 £53,750 -
Croydon -3 1 £55,000 -
Enfield - 1 £70,000 -
Harrow - 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £65,000 -
Beckenham - 1 £67,500 -
Hammersmith - 1 £60,000 -
Solutions Architect
England

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 512 (29.68%) Finance
2 432 (25.04%) Oracle
3 364 (21.10%) TOGAF
4 358 (20.75%) SOA
5 348 (20.17%) Agile Software Development
6 323 (18.72%) Java
7 266 (15.42%) Microsoft
8 247 (14.32%) .NET
9 242 (14.03%) Banking
10 229 (13.28%) Enterprise Architecture
11 223 (12.93%) Retail
12 215 (12.46%) SQL
13 212 (12.29%) Degree
14 207 (12.00%) E-Commerce
15 202 (11.71%) Zachman Framework
16 175 (10.14%) HTML
17 168 (9.74%) Business Intelligence
18 160 (9.28%) Web Services
19 157 (9.10%) Windows
19 157 (9.10%) ERP
20 154 (8.93%) Linux
20 154 (8.93%) SQL Server
21 152 (8.81%) Mentoring
22 150 (8.70%) JavaScript
22 150 (8.70%) XML
23 146 (8.46%) SAP
24 143 (8.29%) CRM
25 142 (8.23%) Project Management
26 139 (8.06%) Middleware
26 139 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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
1 100 (5.80%) WebSphere
2 85 (4.93%) SharePoint
2 85 (4.93%) CMS
3 76 (4.41%) Apache
4 56 (3.25%) Tomcat
5 53 (3.07%) IIS
6 32 (1.86%) Drupal
7 31 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
8 27 (1.57%) WebLogic
8 27 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
9 26 (1.51%) Oracle Coherence
10 22 (1.28%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 22 (1.28%) MS Exchange
11 21 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
11 21 (1.22%) Apache Solr
12 19 (1.10%) WebSphere Process Server
12 19 (1.10%) OpenStack
13 17 (0.99%) SAS
14 16 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
15 15 (0.87%) Liferay
Applications
1 80 (4.64%) MS Excel
2 13 (0.75%) MS Office
3 11 (0.64%) SPSS
4 10 (0.58%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.23%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.23%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 96 (5.57%) Oracle EBS
2 58 (3.36%) Oracle ERP
3 38 (2.20%) Oracle EBS R12
4 22 (1.28%) RMDS
5 20 (1.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 18 (1.04%) Oracle BPM
7 16 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
8 13 (0.75%) AquaLogic BPM
9 12 (0.70%) Oracle Financials
9 12 (0.70%) Cognos TM1
10 11 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
11 10 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
12 9 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 9 (0.52%) Oracle SCM
12 9 (0.52%) Oracle Applications
13 8 (0.46%) Oracle Retail
13 8 (0.46%) SAP FI
13 8 (0.46%) SAP FI/CO
13 8 (0.46%) SAP CO
14 7 (0.41%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 59 (3.42%) SaaS
1 59 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (1.91%) Cloud Computing
3 31 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (1.33%) IaaS
5 20 (1.16%) Office 365
6 14 (0.81%) PaaS
7 9 (0.52%) Force.com
8 3 (0.17%) Taleo
9 1 (0.058%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.058%) LucidChart
9 1 (0.058%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.058%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.058%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 79 (4.58%) SAN
2 75 (4.35%) LAN
3 60 (3.48%) WAN
4 54 (3.13%) HTTP
5 49 (2.84%) Internet
6 41 (2.38%) Firewall
7 29 (1.68%) NAS
8 24 (1.39%) FCoE
8 24 (1.39%) Fibre Channel
9 22 (1.28%) Multicast
10 16 (0.93%) NetScaler
10 16 (0.93%) TCP/IP
11 15 (0.87%) DNS
12 14 (0.81%) VLAN
13 12 (0.70%) VPN
14 9 (0.52%) WLAN
14 9 (0.52%) Intranet
15 8 (0.46%) LTE
15 8 (0.46%) MPLS
15 8 (0.46%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (8.93%) SQL Server
2 90 (5.22%) Data Warehouse
3 62 (3.59%) Oracle Database
4 57 (3.30%) Relational Database
5 53 (3.07%) Big Data
6 52 (3.01%) MySQL
7 43 (2.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 42 (2.43%) Oracle BI EE
9 38 (2.20%) Oracle ODI
9 38 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 37 (2.14%) RDBMS
11 34 (1.97%) NoSQL
12 32 (1.86%) Hadoop
12 32 (1.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 29 (1.68%) Oracle Database 11g
14 23 (1.33%) HBase
15 22 (1.28%) DB2
16 18 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
17 17 (0.99%) Amazon Redshift
18 14 (0.81%) Cognos Event Studio
Development Applications
1 20 (1.16%) Visual Studio
2 19 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (0.99%) Eclipse
4 15 (0.87%) Mockito
4 15 (0.87%) MSBuild
5 13 (0.75%) Rational Rose
5 13 (0.75%) Git (software)
6 8 (0.46%) Selenium
6 8 (0.46%) Ant
6 8 (0.46%) JUnit
7 7 (0.41%) Subversion
7 7 (0.41%) JIRA
8 6 (0.35%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 6 (0.35%) Toad
9 4 (0.23%) Talend Open Studio
10 3 (0.17%) Emacs
10 3 (0.17%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.12%) Log4j
11 2 (0.12%) Maven
11 2 (0.12%) Lombardi
General
1 512 (29.68%) Finance
2 242 (14.03%) Banking
3 223 (12.93%) Retail
4 127 (7.36%) Marketing
5 108 (6.26%) Telecoms
6 51 (2.96%) Publishing
7 46 (2.67%) Law
7 46 (2.67%) Legal
8 42 (2.43%) Manufacturing
9 40 (2.32%) Investment Banking
10 38 (2.20%) Back Office
11 28 (1.62%) Advertising
12 27 (1.57%) Billing
13 23 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
14 22 (1.28%) Games
15 19 (1.10%) Retail Banking
16 11 (0.64%) Electronics
17 9 (0.52%) Front Office
17 9 (0.52%) French Language
18 6 (0.35%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 247 (14.32%) .NET
2 175 (10.14%) HTML
3 160 (9.28%) Web Services
4 150 (8.70%) XML
5 139 (8.06%) Middleware
6 101 (5.86%) ASP.NET
7 95 (5.51%) Oracle Fusion
8 94 (5.45%) CSS
9 78 (4.52%) SOAP
10 65 (3.77%) jQuery
11 64 (3.71%) Spring
12 63 (3.65%) XSLT
13 56 (3.25%) J2EE
14 50 (2.90%) ASP.NET MVC
15 49 (2.84%) REST
16 45 (2.61%) WCF
17 44 (2.55%) LAMP
18 39 (2.26%) Hibernate
18 39 (2.26%) HTML5
19 35 (2.03%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 107 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
2 106 (6.14%) Open Source
3 99 (5.74%) Enterprise Software
4 63 (3.65%) Data Integration
5 60 (3.48%) Computer Science
6 48 (2.78%) Digital Media
7 47 (2.72%) Management Information System
8 34 (1.97%) Mainframe
9 28 (1.62%) N-Tier
10 27 (1.57%) Clustering
11 25 (1.45%) User Experience
12 23 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 23 (1.33%) FMCG
13 22 (1.28%) EMV
14 19 (1.10%) Life Science
14 19 (1.10%) Blog
14 19 (1.10%) Credit Risk
14 19 (1.10%) SWIFT
15 17 (0.99%) Client/Server
16 16 (0.93%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 157 (9.10%) Windows
2 154 (8.93%) Linux
3 64 (3.71%) Android
4 55 (3.19%) Solaris
5 51 (2.96%) Apple iOS
6 40 (2.32%) UNIX
7 34 (1.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 22 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 21 (1.22%) AIX
10 15 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (0.70%) Windows Phone
12 9 (0.52%) Windows 7
13 8 (0.46%) zOS
13 8 (0.46%) OS/400
13 8 (0.46%) HPUX
13 8 (0.46%) SUSE
14 6 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (0.23%) MVS
16 3 (0.17%) Windows XP
17 1 (0.058%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 364 (21.10%) TOGAF
2 358 (20.75%) SOA
3 348 (20.17%) Agile Software Development
4 229 (13.28%) Enterprise Architecture
5 207 (12.00%) E-Commerce
6 202 (11.71%) Zachman Framework
7 168 (9.74%) Business Intelligence
8 157 (9.10%) ERP
9 152 (8.81%) Mentoring
10 143 (8.29%) CRM
11 142 (8.23%) Project Management
12 139 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
13 138 (8.00%) Scrum
14 137 (7.94%) Technical Architecture
15 113 (6.55%) UML
16 112 (6.49%) Data Modelling
17 103 (5.97%) ITIL
18 95 (5.51%) Waterfall
19 85 (4.93%) ETL
20 81 (4.70%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 323 (18.72%) Java
2 215 (12.46%) SQL
3 150 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 85 (4.93%) C#
5 54 (3.13%) Python
6 48 (2.78%) PHP
7 23 (1.33%) Perl
8 22 (1.28%) Ruby
9 20 (1.16%) T-SQL
10 19 (1.10%) C
11 18 (1.04%) PowerShell
12 13 (0.75%) C++
13 7 (0.41%) Apex Code
14 6 (0.35%) PL/SQL
14 6 (0.35%) Objective-C
15 5 (0.29%) XQuery
15 5 (0.29%) Erlang
15 5 (0.29%) Scala
16 3 (0.17%) R
16 3 (0.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 212 (12.29%) Degree
2 55 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 47 (2.72%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (2.03%) MCSE
5 30 (1.74%) Security Cleared
5 30 (1.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 29 (1.68%) CCNA
7 26 (1.51%) MCITP
8 15 (0.87%) ISEB
9 14 (0.81%) PMI Certification
10 13 (0.75%) CCIE
10 13 (0.75%) Citrix Certification
11 12 (0.70%) CCEE
11 12 (0.70%) LPIC
12 11 (0.64%) SC Cleared
12 11 (0.64%) DV Cleared
13 9 (0.52%) CISSP
13 9 (0.52%) VCAP
14 8 (0.46%) CCIA
15 7 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (4.87%) QA
2 23 (1.33%) Data Quality
3 22 (1.28%) SLA
4 21 (1.22%) ISO 9001
5 15 (0.87%) COBIT
6 13 (0.75%) CRD IV
7 8 (0.46%) PCI DSS
8 7 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (0.35%) ISO 8583
10 4 (0.23%) PABP
11 3 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (0.17%) Basel III
12 1 (0.058%) Basel II
12 1 (0.058%) HIPAA
System Software
1 84 (4.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (2.26%) Hyper-V
3 26 (1.51%) Active Directory
4 22 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
4 22 (1.28%) SRDF
4 22 (1.28%) NFS
5 15 (0.87%) vCloud
6 11 (0.64%) Xen
6 11 (0.64%) XenDesktop
7 8 (0.46%) KVM
8 7 (0.41%) vSphere
9 6 (0.35%) XenApp
10 4 (0.23%) StorNext
10 4 (0.23%) ISA Server
11 3 (0.17%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.17%) IAG
11 3 (0.17%) XenServer
12 2 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.058%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.058%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 15 (0.87%) Tivoli
2 6 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (0.35%) SCCM
2 6 (0.35%) SCOM
2 6 (0.35%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 5 (0.29%) OpenSSO
4 3 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.12%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.12%) Puppet
5 2 (0.12%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.058%) Nagios
6 1 (0.058%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.058%) Legato
6 1 (0.058%) TIBCO Hawk
6 1 (0.058%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.058%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 432 (25.04%) Oracle
2 266 (15.42%) Microsoft
3 146 (8.46%) SAP
4 125 (7.25%) IBM
5 102 (5.91%) VMware
6 87 (5.04%) Cisco
7 76 (4.41%) NetApp
8 51 (2.96%) Citrix
9 50 (2.90%) EMC
9 50 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
10 48 (2.78%) HP
11 37 (2.14%) ATG
11 37 (2.14%) Cognos
12 35 (2.03%) Intel
13 34 (1.97%) TIBCO
14 33 (1.91%) Google
15 32 (1.86%) Siebel
16 28 (1.62%) Informatica
17 26 (1.51%) hybris
18 24 (1.39%) Juniper
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + £5k Car Allow + Bonus to 30%
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 Per Annum + Good company benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £500 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: Yesterday
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
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £100000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Tyche Consulting Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £85,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £85000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Rockhall Recruitment
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago