The first table below looks at the demand for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton 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 23 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 Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 64 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 7 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.12% 2.31% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 2.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 0
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% -
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Job Titles Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
605 334 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 96.49% 96.53% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 568 315 389
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Solutions Architect
Northamptonshire

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Northampton

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 11 (73.33%) Java
1 11 (73.33%) UML
2 9 (60.00%) Retail
3 7 (46.67%) Open Source
4 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (20.00%) SOA
4 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (13.33%) SEO
5 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (13.33%) .NET
5 2 (13.33%) J2EE
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (13.33%) CSS
5 2 (13.33%) JSF
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (13.33%) Degree
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
6 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (6.67%) IaaS
6 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
6 1 (6.67%) BPMN
6 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (6.67%) HP AIS
6 1 (6.67%) HP ASE
6 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
1 1 (6.67%) PaaS
1 1 (6.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
General
1 9 (60.00%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) J2EE
1 2 (13.33%) CSS
1 2 (13.33%) JSF
2 1 (6.67%) RESTful
2 1 (6.67%) SOAP
2 1 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) JMS
2 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Open Source
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (6.67%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) UML
2 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (20.00%) SOA
2 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (13.33%) SEO
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) BPMN
4 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
4 1 (6.67%) ERP
4 1 (6.67%) EAI
4 1 (6.67%) RUP
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) HP AIS
2 1 (6.67%) HP ASE
2 1 (6.67%) NCDA
2 1 (6.67%) VCAP
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) MCSA
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) EMC
2 1 (6.67%) NetApp
2 1 (6.67%) ATG
2 1 (6.67%) VMware
2 1 (6.67%) Veeam
2 1 (6.67%) hybris