The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Rickmansworth 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 27 16 28
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 1 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 0.96% 6.15% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 6.67% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £85,000 £52,500 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.90% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £64,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
Solutions Architect
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Rickmansworth 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
Rickmansworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103 60 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 99.04% 92.31% 94.07%
Number of salaries quoted 95 47 112
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
1 11 (100.00%) XML
1 11 (100.00%) Finance
1 11 (100.00%) PKI
2 7 (63.64%) Spring
2 7 (63.64%) Application Packaging
2 7 (63.64%) ISO 8583
2 7 (63.64%) SSL
3 6 (54.55%) TIBCO
3 6 (54.55%) Middleware
3 6 (54.55%) Programme Management
3 6 (54.55%) MQSeries
3 6 (54.55%) JMS
3 6 (54.55%) DB2
3 6 (54.55%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (54.55%) WebLogic
3 6 (54.55%) Open Source
3 6 (54.55%) Software Architecture
3 6 (54.55%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (54.55%) Relational Database
3 6 (54.55%) WebSphere
3 6 (54.55%) Management Information System
4 5 (45.45%) HP
4 5 (45.45%) Banking
4 5 (45.45%) NonStop SQL
4 5 (45.45%) Security Architecture
4 5 (45.45%) XSD
5 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 6 (54.55%) MQSeries
1 6 (54.55%) WebSphere Application Server
1 6 (54.55%) WebLogic
1 6 (54.55%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) DB2
1 6 (54.55%) Relational Database
2 5 (45.45%) NonStop SQL
General
1 11 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) XML
2 7 (63.64%) Spring
2 7 (63.64%) Application Packaging
3 6 (54.55%) Middleware
3 6 (54.55%) JMS
4 5 (45.45%) XSD
5 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 2 (18.18%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) PKI
2 6 (54.55%) Open Source
2 6 (54.55%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (54.55%) Management Information System
3 2 (18.18%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Programme Management
1 6 (54.55%) Software Architecture
2 5 (45.45%) Security Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) TIBCO
3 5 (45.45%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) IBM