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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 17 9 30
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 10 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 12.99% 9.09% 5.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.49% 11.11% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 4
Average salary £75,000 £61,250 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.44% -5.76%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
69 27 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 89.61% 81.82% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 63 26 127
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £63,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) DB2
1 10 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 10 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 10 (100.00%) XML
1 10 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 10 (100.00%) JMS
1 10 (100.00%) TIBCO
1 10 (100.00%) Middleware
1 10 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
1 10 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 10 (100.00%) PKI
1 10 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 10 (100.00%) Open Source
1 10 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 10 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 10 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (50.00%) Web Services
2 5 (50.00%) SSL
2 5 (50.00%) IBM
2 5 (50.00%) ISO 8583
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Spring
2 5 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 5 (50.00%) RESTful
2 5 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 5 (50.00%) SWIFT

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 10 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 10 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 10 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) DB2
1 10 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) XML
1 10 (100.00%) JMS
1 10 (100.00%) Middleware
2 5 (50.00%) Spring
2 5 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 5 (50.00%) RESTful
2 5 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 10 (100.00%) PKI
1 10 (100.00%) Open Source
1 10 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (50.00%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 10 (100.00%) Software Architecture
2 5 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 5 (50.00%) IBM