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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 67 75 66
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 8 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.10% 0.85% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 0.87% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 9
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,250 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,750 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Solutions Architect
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
690 915 781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 94.52% 97.03% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 617 813 711
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 2 September 2014.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Oxford

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 7 (46.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 6 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
2 6 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Degree
3 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
3 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco
3 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
3 4 (26.67%) Portfolio Management
3 4 (26.67%) Kimball Methodology
3 4 (26.67%) Inmon Methodology
4 3 (20.00%) Data Transformation
4 3 (20.00%) REST
4 3 (20.00%) IaaS
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (20.00%) SOAP
4 3 (20.00%) XML
4 3 (20.00%) JSON
5 2 (13.33%) Data Integration
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (13.33%) SOA
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) CCIE
5 2 (13.33%) CCNP
5 2 (13.33%) Low Latency
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) Drupal
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (6.67%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) IaaS
2 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (6.67%) Wireless
2 1 (6.67%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) SOAP
1 3 (20.00%) XML
1 3 (20.00%) JSON
1 3 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (6.67%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
2 6 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
3 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Kimball Methodology
3 4 (26.67%) Inmon Methodology
3 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
3 4 (26.67%) Portfolio Management
4 3 (20.00%) Data Transformation
5 2 (13.33%) Low Latency
5 2 (13.33%) SOA
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) Web Development
6 1 (6.67%) Business Transformation
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) CCIE
2 2 (13.33%) CCNP
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) Juniper
4 1 (6.67%) VMware
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