The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 59 39 58
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 17 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.41% 3.33% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.53% 3.55% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 4
Average salary £57,500 £62,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,250
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £69,250
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Solutions Architect
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton 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
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
672 366 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 95.32% 93.85% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 629 341 432
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Northampton

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 18 (69.23%) UML
1 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (69.23%) Retail
2 17 (65.38%) Java
3 15 (57.69%) Open Source
4 5 (19.23%) Finance
4 5 (19.23%) MS Office
5 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
6 3 (11.54%) EAI
6 3 (11.54%) SOA
6 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
6 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
6 3 (11.54%) CRM
6 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
6 3 (11.54%) ERP
6 3 (11.54%) JMS
6 3 (11.54%) Migration
6 3 (11.54%) Office 365
6 3 (11.54%) Windows Intune
6 3 (11.54%) RESTful
6 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (11.54%) Windows
7 2 (7.69%) IaaS
7 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
7 2 (7.69%) BPMN
7 2 (7.69%) hybris
7 2 (7.69%) SaaS
7 2 (7.69%) PaaS
7 2 (7.69%) ATG

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
1 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (11.54%) Office 365
2 2 (7.69%) IaaS
2 2 (7.69%) SaaS
2 2 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
General
1 18 (69.23%) Retail
2 5 (19.23%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) JMS
1 3 (11.54%) RESTful
2 2 (7.69%) XML
2 2 (7.69%) Middleware
2 2 (7.69%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) SOAP
3 1 (3.85%) Web Services
3 1 (3.85%) J2EE
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (3.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (57.69%) Open Source
2 2 (7.69%) EPoS
3 1 (3.85%) DataPower
3 1 (3.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) UML
1 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (11.54%) SOA
3 3 (11.54%) Migration
3 3 (11.54%) CRM
3 3 (11.54%) ERP
3 3 (11.54%) EAI
4 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
4 2 (7.69%) RUP
4 2 (7.69%) TOGAF
4 2 (7.69%) ETL
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (7.69%) BPMN
5 1 (3.85%) Business Transformation
5 1 (3.85%) Web Development
5 1 (3.85%) B2B
5 1 (3.85%) Content Management
5 1 (3.85%) Scrum
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) ATG
2 2 (7.69%) hybris
3 1 (3.85%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) IBM
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car+bonus+bens
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