The first table below looks at the demand for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Luton 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 18 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 Luton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 26 42 44
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 33 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 7.66% 3.15% 2.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.31% 3.32% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 30 11 9
Average salary £75,000 £60,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £59,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £60,750 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+6.99% -6.53%
Job Titles Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
397 422 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 92.11% 95.05% 98.09%
Number of salaries quoted 354 337 316
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Solutions Architect
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Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solutions Architect in the job title across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Luton region.

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Luton

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Luton region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Luton

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 29 (51.79%) Microsoft
2 28 (50.00%) SOA
3 26 (46.43%) .NET
4 25 (44.64%) BizTalk Server
5 24 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 24 (42.86%) SharePoint
6 22 (39.29%) C#
7 21 (37.50%) Web Services
8 20 (35.71%) N-Tier
9 19 (33.93%) XML
10 18 (32.14%) MS Excel
11 17 (30.36%) Unit Testing
12 16 (28.57%) Internet
13 15 (26.79%) Change Management
13 15 (26.79%) Stakeholder Management
13 15 (26.79%) AOP
13 15 (26.79%) Team Foundation Server
14 13 (23.21%) Relational Database
14 13 (23.21%) TOGAF
14 13 (23.21%) Oracle
15 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET
15 12 (21.43%) TDD
15 12 (21.43%) Finance
15 12 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
15 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (21.43%) Refactoring
16 10 (17.86%) Enterprise Architecture
17 9 (16.07%) Technical Architecture
17 9 (16.07%) Scrum
17 9 (16.07%) E-Commerce

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 25 (44.64%) BizTalk Server
2 24 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 7 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.79%) Lync
4 1 (1.79%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (32.14%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (28.57%) Internet
2 5 (8.93%) LAN
2 5 (8.93%) WAN
3 1 (1.79%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 13 (23.21%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.57%) Big Data
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 15 (26.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (21.43%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Legal
3 4 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (46.43%) .NET
2 21 (37.50%) Web Services
3 19 (33.93%) XML
4 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET
5 7 (12.50%) Silverlight
6 5 (8.93%) WCF
6 5 (8.93%) J2EE
7 4 (7.14%) Middleware
8 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (1.79%) Ajax
8 1 (1.79%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.79%) jQuery
8 1 (1.79%) HTML5
8 1 (1.79%) Spring
8 1 (1.79%) CSS
8 1 (1.79%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.71%) N-Tier
2 12 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (10.71%) Open Source
4 2 (3.57%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.00%) SOA
2 17 (30.36%) Unit Testing
3 15 (26.79%) Change Management
3 15 (26.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (26.79%) AOP
4 13 (23.21%) TOGAF
5 12 (21.43%) TDD
5 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (21.43%) Refactoring
6 10 (17.86%) Enterprise Architecture
7 9 (16.07%) Technical Architecture
7 9 (16.07%) Scrum
7 9 (16.07%) E-Commerce
8 8 (14.29%) MVC
9 5 (8.93%) Capacity Management
9 5 (8.93%) Workflow
9 5 (8.93%) Document Management
10 4 (7.14%) Service Delivery
11 3 (5.36%) Web Development
11 3 (5.36%) UML
Programming Languages
1 22 (39.29%) C#
2 9 (16.07%) Java
3 3 (5.36%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 29 (51.79%) Microsoft
2 13 (23.21%) Oracle
3 5 (8.93%) Cisco
4 4 (7.14%) SAP
4 4 (7.14%) VMware
4 4 (7.14%) NetApp
4 4 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (7.14%) EMC
5 2 (3.57%) IBM
6 1 (1.79%) ATG
6 1 (1.79%) Sybase
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