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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 154 190 195
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 896 813 686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.03% 1.66% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.18% 1.78% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 731 632 566
Average salary £77,500 £74,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.02% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £67,250 £60,250
% change year-on-year
-3.34% +11.61%
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
41131 45734 41231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.31% 93.62% 93.71%
Number of salaries quoted 34905 38449 34713
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 -15 158 £75,000 - 38
Docklands, London 0 4 £80,000 +8.10%
Bromley +19 3 £50,000 -
Canary Wharf +1 3 £82,500 +17.85%
Wimbledon -6 3 - -
Harrow - 2 £70,000 -
Chiswick +2 1 £75,000 -
Romford - 1 £82,500 -
Solutions Architect
England

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 584 (31.79%) Finance
2 546 (29.72%) Oracle
3 510 (27.76%) Java
4 459 (24.99%) Agile Software Development
5 391 (21.28%) TOGAF
6 295 (16.06%) Microsoft
7 287 (15.62%) SOA
8 262 (14.26%) .NET
9 261 (14.21%) E-Commerce
10 257 (13.99%) Degree
11 253 (13.77%) Retail
12 242 (13.17%) Banking
13 239 (13.01%) IBM
14 234 (12.74%) WebSphere
15 215 (11.70%) Enterprise Architecture
16 213 (11.59%) SQL
17 197 (10.72%) Business Intelligence
18 190 (10.34%) Zachman Framework
19 187 (10.18%) XML
20 184 (10.02%) SQL Server
21 180 (9.80%) HTML
22 176 (9.58%) Web Services
22 176 (9.58%) Project Management
23 170 (9.25%) Windows
24 158 (8.60%) CRM
24 158 (8.60%) Middleware
25 156 (8.49%) Linux
26 154 (8.38%) Stakeholder Management
27 152 (8.27%) Cisco
28 151 (8.22%) C#

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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
1 234 (12.74%) WebSphere
2 135 (7.35%) Apache
3 99 (5.39%) IIS
4 96 (5.23%) Tomcat
4 96 (5.23%) Oracle Coherence
5 83 (4.52%) SharePoint
6 82 (4.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 55 (2.99%) WebLogic
8 50 (2.72%) CMS
9 48 (2.61%) JBoss
10 46 (2.50%) Apache Pig
11 36 (1.96%) SAS
12 34 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
12 34 (1.85%) Drupal
13 32 (1.74%) Liferay
13 32 (1.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 25 (1.36%) Node.js
15 24 (1.31%) Elasticsearch
15 24 (1.31%) Oracle Workflow
16 22 (1.20%) Lync
Applications
1 117 (6.37%) MS Excel
2 28 (1.52%) SPSS
3 17 (0.93%) PowerPivot
4 12 (0.65%) MS Office
5 8 (0.44%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.27%) FastStats
7 3 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.11%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.054%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 51 (2.78%) RMDS
2 34 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
3 26 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
4 24 (1.31%) Oracle ERP
5 21 (1.14%) Oracle Financials
5 21 (1.14%) Fredhopper
6 20 (1.09%) Oracle EBS R12
7 19 (1.03%) SAP FI
7 19 (1.03%) SAP FI/CO
7 19 (1.03%) SAP CO
8 17 (0.93%) Magento
8 17 (0.93%) thinkFolio
8 17 (0.93%) Oracle Retail
9 15 (0.82%) Markit EDM
9 15 (0.82%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
9 15 (0.82%) Advent Moxy
9 15 (0.82%) Eagle PACE
9 15 (0.82%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 15 (0.82%) LatentZero
9 15 (0.82%) MultiFonds
Cloud Services
1 93 (5.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 88 (4.79%) SaaS
3 74 (4.03%) Amazon AWS
4 61 (3.32%) Cloud Computing
5 41 (2.23%) Office 365
6 37 (2.01%) IaaS
7 35 (1.91%) PaaS
8 27 (1.47%) Force.com
9 23 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
9 23 (1.25%) Amazon EMR
10 5 (0.27%) OneDrive
10 5 (0.27%) Mimecast
11 2 (0.11%) Taleo
11 2 (0.11%) Yammer
12 1 (0.054%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.054%) Veeva
12 1 (0.054%) Heroku
12 1 (0.054%) IBM PureFlex
12 1 (0.054%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 104 (5.66%) HTTP
2 98 (5.33%) WAN
3 96 (5.23%) SAN
4 92 (5.01%) LAN
5 80 (4.35%) NAS
5 80 (4.35%) FCoE
5 80 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
5 80 (4.35%) Multicast
6 51 (2.78%) iSCSI
7 33 (1.80%) Internet
8 26 (1.42%) Wireless
9 25 (1.36%) Firewall
10 20 (1.09%) TCP/IP
11 18 (0.98%) Cisco Nexus
12 14 (0.76%) DNS
13 13 (0.71%) LDAP
14 12 (0.65%) VPN
14 12 (0.65%) MPLS
14 12 (0.65%) Network Security
14 12 (0.65%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (10.02%) SQL Server
2 134 (7.29%) Data Warehouse
3 125 (6.80%) Hadoop
4 120 (6.53%) DB2
5 105 (5.72%) Big Data
6 81 (4.41%) HBase
7 80 (4.35%) Relational Database
8 76 (4.14%) NoSQL
9 61 (3.32%) MySQL
10 55 (2.99%) RDBMS
11 46 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 44 (2.40%) Apache Hive
13 42 (2.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 37 (2.01%) MongoDB
15 35 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 34 (1.85%) Oracle Database
17 32 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
17 32 (1.74%) Data Mining
18 31 (1.69%) Pentaho
19 29 (1.58%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 31 (1.69%) Talend Open Studio
2 16 (0.87%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 15 (0.82%) Jenkins
4 13 (0.71%) Subversion
5 11 (0.60%) Visual Studio
6 10 (0.54%) Eclipse
6 10 (0.54%) Git (software)
7 9 (0.49%) Maven
8 8 (0.44%) JIRA
9 7 (0.38%) Toad
9 7 (0.38%) TeamCity
10 6 (0.33%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (0.33%) Ant
11 5 (0.27%) JUnit
12 4 (0.22%) ERwin
12 4 (0.22%) JProfiler
13 3 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
14 2 (0.11%) Selenium
14 2 (0.11%) ClearCase
15 1 (0.054%) Bugzilla
General
1 584 (31.79%) Finance
2 253 (13.77%) Retail
3 242 (13.17%) Banking
4 134 (7.29%) Marketing
5 114 (6.21%) Telecoms
6 42 (2.29%) Investment Banking
7 38 (2.07%) Games
8 30 (1.63%) Retail Banking
9 29 (1.58%) Manufacturing
9 29 (1.58%) Front Office
9 29 (1.58%) Back Office
10 21 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
11 20 (1.09%) Publishing
12 17 (0.93%) Legal
13 16 (0.87%) Law
14 15 (0.82%) Financial Institution
15 13 (0.71%) Billing
16 10 (0.54%) Advertising
17 8 (0.44%) Electronics
18 7 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 262 (14.26%) .NET
2 187 (10.18%) XML
3 180 (9.80%) HTML
4 176 (9.58%) Web Services
5 158 (8.60%) Middleware
6 124 (6.75%) J2EE
7 74 (4.03%) XSLT
8 68 (3.70%) SOAP
9 63 (3.43%) Rendezvous
10 59 (3.21%) CSS
10 59 (3.21%) Spring
11 55 (2.99%) HTML5
11 55 (2.99%) REST
12 54 (2.94%) RESTful
13 53 (2.89%) ASP.NET
14 51 (2.78%) Ultra Messaging
15 48 (2.61%) Java EE
16 45 (2.45%) Oracle Fusion
17 34 (1.85%) Apache Flex
18 30 (1.63%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 126 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
2 111 (6.04%) Enterprise Software
3 101 (5.50%) Computer Science
4 90 (4.90%) Data Centre
5 56 (3.05%) Mainframe
5 56 (3.05%) Management Information System
6 55 (2.99%) N-Tier
7 40 (2.18%) IPTV
7 40 (2.18%) Over-the-Top Content
8 30 (1.63%) Mathematics
9 27 (1.47%) SWIFT
9 27 (1.47%) Clustering
10 23 (1.25%) Video on Demand
10 23 (1.25%) Mobile Banking
11 21 (1.14%) Xbox
11 21 (1.14%) Chromecast
11 21 (1.14%) Apple TV
11 21 (1.14%) PlayStation
11 21 (1.14%) STB
11 21 (1.14%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 170 (9.25%) Windows
2 156 (8.49%) Linux
3 99 (5.39%) Solaris
4 38 (2.07%) UNIX
5 31 (1.69%) Android
5 31 (1.69%) Apple iOS
6 17 (0.93%) AIX
7 14 (0.76%) HPUX
8 8 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.38%) Windows XP
10 6 (0.33%) VMS
10 6 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (0.33%) SUSE
11 5 (0.27%) Data ONTAP
12 4 (0.22%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.16%) zOS
13 3 (0.16%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 459 (24.99%) Agile Software Development
2 391 (21.28%) TOGAF
3 287 (15.62%) SOA
4 261 (14.21%) E-Commerce
5 215 (11.70%) Enterprise Architecture
6 197 (10.72%) Business Intelligence
7 190 (10.34%) Zachman Framework
8 176 (9.58%) Project Management
9 158 (8.60%) CRM
10 154 (8.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 145 (7.89%) Performance Tuning
12 133 (7.24%) Analytics
12 133 (7.24%) UML
13 132 (7.19%) Business Development
14 124 (6.75%) Open Source
15 121 (6.59%) SDLC
16 120 (6.53%) ERP
17 119 (6.48%) ETL
18 111 (6.04%) Scrum
19 105 (5.72%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 510 (27.76%) Java
2 213 (11.59%) SQL
3 151 (8.22%) C#
4 135 (7.35%) JavaScript
5 89 (4.84%) PHP
6 52 (2.83%) Python
7 39 (2.12%) C++
8 35 (1.91%) Perl
9 33 (1.80%) C
9 33 (1.80%) R
10 11 (0.60%) Apex Code
10 11 (0.60%) T-SQL
11 8 (0.44%) Ruby
12 7 (0.38%) ABAP
13 6 (0.33%) Shell Script
14 5 (0.27%) Delphi
15 4 (0.22%) COBOL
15 4 (0.22%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.22%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.16%) Scala
Qualifications
1 257 (13.99%) Degree
2 41 (2.23%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (1.80%) Security Cleared
4 26 (1.42%) CCNP
5 20 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (1.03%) CCIE
7 17 (0.93%) CCDP
8 15 (0.82%) MCSE
9 13 (0.71%) CCNA
9 13 (0.71%) SC Cleared
10 11 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 11 (0.60%) JNCIS
10 11 (0.60%) JNCIP
11 10 (0.54%) DV Cleared
12 8 (0.44%) CCVP
13 7 (0.38%) CISSP
14 6 (0.33%) MCP
14 6 (0.33%) VCP5
15 5 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (0.27%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (5.23%) QA
2 11 (0.60%) Solvency II
3 9 (0.49%) COBIT
4 6 (0.33%) HL7
4 6 (0.33%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.27%) Basel II
5 5 (0.27%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.22%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.11%) ISO 8583
8 2 (0.11%) IAS 39
9 1 (0.054%) BS15000
9 1 (0.054%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.054%) Basel III
9 1 (0.054%) EMIR
9 1 (0.054%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.054%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 93 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 83 (4.52%) NFS
3 80 (4.35%) SRDF
4 79 (4.30%) Hyper-V
5 54 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
6 52 (2.83%) Xen
7 51 (2.78%) KVM
8 50 (2.72%) Active Directory
9 29 (1.58%) Apache Flume
10 10 (0.54%) vSphere
11 8 (0.44%) XenServer
12 6 (0.33%) vCloud
13 5 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
14 2 (0.11%) pfSense
14 2 (0.11%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.054%) Firmware
15 1 (0.054%) XenDesktop
15 1 (0.054%) XenApp
15 1 (0.054%) HDFS
15 1 (0.054%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 34 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (1.36%) Tivoli
3 15 (0.82%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 15 (0.82%) TeamSite
4 11 (0.60%) Puppet
5 10 (0.54%) SCOM
6 7 (0.38%) SCCM
7 6 (0.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 6 (0.33%) Cisco UCCE
7 6 (0.33%) McAfee ePO
8 5 (0.27%) Cisco UCCX
8 5 (0.27%) Windows Intune
9 3 (0.16%) Oozie
10 2 (0.11%) Nagios
10 2 (0.11%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.11%) Ansible
11 1 (0.054%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.054%) CA LISA
11 1 (0.054%) CA Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.054%) yum
Vendors
1 546 (29.72%) Oracle
2 295 (16.06%) Microsoft
3 239 (13.01%) IBM
4 152 (8.27%) Cisco
5 136 (7.40%) SAP
6 119 (6.48%) VMware
7 111 (6.04%) hybris
8 107 (5.82%) NetApp
9 99 (5.39%) TIBCO
10 94 (5.12%) EMC
11 79 (4.30%) Intel
12 78 (4.25%) ATG
13 73 (3.97%) Salesforce.com
14 55 (2.99%) Sybase
15 51 (2.78%) Cognos
15 51 (2.78%) DataSynapse
16 50 (2.72%) Adobe
17 49 (2.67%) Endeca
18 48 (2.61%) HP
19 47 (2.56%) Informatica
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
The Curve Group
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Atos
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits.
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Healthcare + Gym
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Experis IT
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
J & C Associates Ltd
Salary: BENS
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Momentum
Salary: From £46,000 to £55,000 per annum Pension (20% contrib), Extensive ben
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum bonus + competitive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago