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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 63 79 70
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 10 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.38% 0.54% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 0.56% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 14
Average salary £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £71,500 £84,400
UK excluding London average salary £66,000 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+5.60% -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
681 898 837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 94.19% 96.77% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 600 792 763
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 £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 2014.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Oxford

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 16 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 (35.00%) Oracle
1 7 (35.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (30.00%) Zachman Framework
2 6 (30.00%) TOGAF
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco
3 5 (25.00%) Degree
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
4 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (20.00%) Inmon Methodology
4 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (15.00%) SOAP
5 3 (15.00%) XML
5 3 (15.00%) Data Transformation
5 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) JSON
5 3 (15.00%) REST
5 3 (15.00%) IaaS
6 2 (10.00%) Drupal
6 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) Web Development
6 2 (10.00%) Open Source
6 2 (10.00%) Wireless Security
6 2 (10.00%) Data Integration
6 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (10.00%) Low Latency

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 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 2 (10.00%) Drupal
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) Lync
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) IaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (10.00%) Wireless Security
2 2 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) Siebel EIM
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (5.00%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) SOAP
1 3 (15.00%) XML
1 3 (15.00%) JSON
1 3 (15.00%) REST
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Open Source
1 2 (10.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (30.00%) Zachman Framework
2 6 (30.00%) TOGAF
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
3 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 4 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 4 (20.00%) Inmon Methodology
3 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (15.00%) Data Transformation
4 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) Web Development
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (10.00%) Low Latency
5 2 (10.00%) SOA
6 1 (5.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.00%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C#
1 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) CCIE
2 2 (10.00%) CCNP
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle
2 5 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Juniper
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) Siebel
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