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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 97 101 106
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 19 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.25% 0.86% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 0.89% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 13
Average salary £50,000 £70,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.00%
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
1421 1462 1642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 93.30% 96.25% 97.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1160 1255 1456
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +1 12 £50,000 -28.57% 4
Abingdon +15 2 £49,000 -2.00% 1
Banbury -13 2 £49,000 -32.41% 2
Solutions Architect
South East

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) Enterprise Architecture
3 11 (35.48%) TOGAF
3 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
4 10 (32.26%) Finance
5 9 (29.03%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (25.81%) SOA
7 7 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (22.58%) IBM
7 7 (22.58%) Middleware
7 7 (22.58%) PeopleSoft
7 7 (22.58%) SAP
7 7 (22.58%) ITIL
7 7 (22.58%) Windows
7 7 (22.58%) CRM
7 7 (22.58%) ERP
7 7 (22.58%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (22.58%) LAMP
7 7 (22.58%) Zachman Framework
7 7 (22.58%) Dynamics NAV
7 7 (22.58%) Dynamics CRM
7 7 (22.58%) Portfolio Management
7 7 (22.58%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (22.58%) SDLC
8 6 (19.35%) Marketing
8 6 (19.35%) Degree
8 6 (19.35%) Waterfall
8 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
9 5 (16.13%) C#
9 5 (16.13%) SQL

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 1 (3.23%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (22.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.23%) Wireshark
1 1 (3.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) Big Data
2 4 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) Middleware
1 7 (22.58%) LAMP
2 5 (16.13%) .NET
3 1 (3.23%) SOAP
3 1 (3.23%) XML
3 1 (3.23%) JSON
3 1 (3.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (16.13%) Semantic Web
3 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) Enterprise Architecture
3 11 (35.48%) TOGAF
4 9 (29.03%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (25.81%) SOA
6 7 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (22.58%) ERP
6 7 (22.58%) ITIL
6 7 (22.58%) CRM
6 7 (22.58%) Zachman Framework
6 7 (22.58%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (22.58%) Portfolio Management
6 7 (22.58%) SDLC
7 6 (19.35%) Waterfall
7 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
8 4 (12.90%) Data Modelling
8 4 (12.90%) Data Mapping
8 4 (12.90%) Data Architecture
8 4 (12.90%) Data Management
8 4 (12.90%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) C#
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) CISSP
2 1 (3.23%) CISA
2 1 (3.23%) GCIA
2 1 (3.23%) GCIH
2 1 (3.23%) CEH
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) PeopleSoft
2 7 (22.58%) SAP
2 7 (22.58%) IBM
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) McAfee
3 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds
3 1 (3.23%) Splunk
3 1 (3.23%) ArcSight
3 1 (3.23%) Trustwave
3 1 (3.23%) LogRhythm
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Banbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bicester
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 18 days ago