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

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 68 80 65
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 8 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.04% 0.62% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.64% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 6
Average salary £72,500 £66,250 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.43% +6.00%
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Job Titles Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
741 936 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 96.11% 96.89% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 681 815 610
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Solutions Architect
Oxfordshire

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Oxford

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Oxford

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 6 (46.15%) TOGAF
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle
3 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
3 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
3 4 (30.77%) Degree
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Zachman Framework
3 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
3 4 (30.77%) Portfolio Management
3 4 (30.77%) Kimball Methodology
3 4 (30.77%) Inmon Methodology
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (15.38%) Back Office
5 2 (15.38%) Publishing
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) CCIE
5 2 (15.38%) CCNP
6 1 (7.69%) Wireless
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
6 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
6 1 (7.69%) C#
6 1 (7.69%) .NET
6 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
6 1 (7.69%) Wireless Security
6 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (7.69%) Wireless
2 1 (7.69%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Back Office
1 2 (15.38%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) TOGAF
2 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
2 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Zachman Framework
2 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
2 4 (30.77%) Portfolio Management
2 4 (30.77%) Kimball Methodology
2 4 (30.77%) Inmon Methodology
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) CCIE
2 2 (15.38%) CCNP
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Juniper
4 1 (7.69%) VMware