The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 88 106 72
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 31 12 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.21% 0.77% 3.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.29% 0.79% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 30 9 58
Average salary £70,000 £55,000 £68,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,700 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £64,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £63,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Solutions Architect
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1351 1527 1852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.50% 97.76% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1151 1294 1703
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Solutions Architect
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +17 29 £70,000 +27.27% 4
Abingdon -8 1 £77,500 +55.00%
Kidlington - 1 £70,000 - 1
Solutions Architect
South East

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 27 (43.55%) TOGAF
2 19 (30.65%) Enterprise Architecture
2 19 (30.65%) CRM
3 18 (29.03%) Windows
3 18 (29.03%) ERP
3 18 (29.03%) SOA
3 18 (29.03%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (25.81%) Zachman Framework
5 15 (24.19%) Portfolio Management
5 15 (24.19%) Technical Architecture
6 14 (22.58%) IBM
7 12 (19.35%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (17.74%) Drupal
8 11 (17.74%) Middleware
8 11 (17.74%) LAMP
9 10 (16.13%) Web Development
9 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
9 10 (16.13%) Oracle
9 10 (16.13%) Open Source
9 10 (16.13%) Infrastructure Management
10 9 (14.52%) Cisco
11 8 (12.90%) SOAP
11 8 (12.90%) JSON
11 8 (12.90%) Data Transformation
11 8 (12.90%) Big Data
11 8 (12.90%) REST
11 8 (12.90%) IaaS
12 7 (11.29%) Data Integration
12 7 (11.29%) Finance
12 7 (11.29%) XML

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 11 (17.74%) Drupal
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.61%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.90%) IaaS
2 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.06%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (4.84%) WAN
2 3 (4.84%) MPLS
2 3 (4.84%) Firewall
3 2 (3.23%) Wireless
3 2 (3.23%) Wireless Security
4 1 (1.61%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.61%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.90%) Big Data
2 5 (8.06%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (6.45%) Hadoop
3 4 (6.45%) HPCC
4 1 (1.61%) Siebel EIM
4 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.61%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (11.29%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (1.61%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.74%) Middleware
1 11 (17.74%) LAMP
2 8 (12.90%) JSON
2 8 (12.90%) REST
2 8 (12.90%) SOAP
3 7 (11.29%) XML
4 1 (1.61%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (16.13%) Open Source
3 7 (11.29%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.61%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.61%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.03%) Windows
2 4 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (43.55%) TOGAF
2 19 (30.65%) Enterprise Architecture
2 19 (30.65%) CRM
3 18 (29.03%) ERP
3 18 (29.03%) SOA
3 18 (29.03%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (25.81%) Zachman Framework
5 15 (24.19%) Technical Architecture
5 15 (24.19%) Portfolio Management
6 10 (16.13%) Web Development
6 10 (16.13%) Infrastructure Management
7 8 (12.90%) Data Transformation
8 6 (9.68%) Kimball Methodology
8 6 (9.68%) Low Latency
8 6 (9.68%) Data Modelling
9 5 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (8.06%) Inmon Methodology
10 3 (4.84%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (4.84%) ITIL
11 2 (3.23%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.23%) SQL
2 1 (1.61%) Python
2 1 (1.61%) C
2 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (9.68%) Degree
2 3 (4.84%) CCNA
2 3 (4.84%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.84%) JNCIA
3 2 (3.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) SCCM
2 1 (1.61%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 14 (22.58%) IBM
2 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.13%) Oracle
3 9 (14.52%) Cisco
4 7 (11.29%) SAP
4 7 (11.29%) HP
5 6 (9.68%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (9.68%) VMware
6 3 (4.84%) 3PAR
6 3 (4.84%) NetApp
6 3 (4.84%) Juniper
7 2 (3.23%) Tableau
8 1 (1.61%) Informatica
8 1 (1.61%) Siebel
8 1 (1.61%) PeopleSoft
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