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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 105 104 94
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 13 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.84% 0.77% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.79% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 18
Average salary £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £54,250
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £76,500
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
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
1481 1647 1526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.23% 97.23% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1273 1459 1389
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 7 £70,000 - 3
Banbury - 3 £72,500 -
Kidlington - 1 £65,000 -
Abingdon - 1 £50,000 -
Solutions Architect
South East

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 9 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 8 (33.33%) Oracle
3 7 (29.17%) Zachman Framework
3 7 (29.17%) TOGAF
4 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.83%) Business Development
4 5 (20.83%) .NET
5 4 (16.67%) Java
5 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 4 (16.67%) SOA
5 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (16.67%) Cisco
5 4 (16.67%) Degree
5 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) Data Integration
5 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 4 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
5 4 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (16.67%) Inmon Methodology
6 3 (12.50%) Data Transformation
6 3 (12.50%) REST
6 3 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (12.50%) JSON
6 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 3 (12.50%) SOAP
6 3 (12.50%) XML
6 3 (12.50%) IaaS
6 3 (12.50%) Low Latency
7 2 (8.33%) SharePoint

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (4.17%) Lync
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) IaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (4.17%) Wireless
2 1 (4.17%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Rational Rose
General
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) .NET
2 3 (12.50%) SOAP
2 3 (12.50%) XML
2 3 (12.50%) JSON
2 3 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.17%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (29.17%) Zachman Framework
2 7 (29.17%) TOGAF
3 5 (20.83%) Business Development
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 4 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
4 4 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (16.67%) Inmon Methodology
4 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 4 (16.67%) SOA
4 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (12.50%) Data Transformation
5 3 (12.50%) Low Latency
6 2 (8.33%) Service Management
7 1 (4.17%) Scrum
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (4.17%) Web Development
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) CCIE
2 2 (8.33%) CCNP
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) Cisco
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) Juniper
4 1 (4.17%) VMware
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Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxfordshire
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Posted: Yesterday
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