The first table below looks at the demand for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Slough 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Slough region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 62 57 61
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 6 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.08% 1.59% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 1.69% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 7
Average salary £72,500 £75,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £60,750 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+6.99% -6.53%
Job Titles Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
544 651 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 98.19% 93.80% 91.21%
Number of salaries quoted 467 553 474
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Solutions Architect
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Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Slough

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Slough region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Slough

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 7 (36.84%) MVC
1 7 (36.84%) .NET
1 7 (36.84%) Web Services
2 5 (26.32%) OOP
2 5 (26.32%) C#
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
2 5 (26.32%) CSS
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) TDD
2 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
2 5 (26.32%) WCF
2 5 (26.32%) WPF
2 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (26.32%) TeamCity
2 5 (26.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 4 (21.05%) Finance
3 4 (21.05%) E-business
4 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
4 3 (15.79%) N-Tier
4 3 (15.79%) SOA
4 3 (15.79%) SOAP
4 3 (15.79%) CRM
4 3 (15.79%) Billing
4 3 (15.79%) Degree
4 3 (15.79%) Zachman Framework

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 3 (15.79%) Liferay
1 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
1 3 (15.79%) Drupal
2 1 (5.26%) SAS
2 1 (5.26%) Lync
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) DataStage
2 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
1 5 (26.32%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.79%) Billing
3 2 (10.53%) Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) .NET
1 7 (36.84%) Web Services
2 5 (26.32%) CSS
2 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
2 5 (26.32%) WCF
2 5 (26.32%) WPF
2 5 (26.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 3 (15.79%) SOAP
3 3 (15.79%) REST
4 2 (10.53%) XML
4 2 (10.53%) J2EE
4 2 (10.53%) HTML
5 1 (5.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) N-Tier
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) MVC
2 5 (26.32%) OOP
2 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) TDD
2 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (21.05%) E-business
4 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.79%) SOA
4 3 (15.79%) CRM
4 3 (15.79%) Zachman Framework
4 3 (15.79%) TOGAF
5 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.53%) B2B
5 2 (10.53%) B2C
6 1 (5.26%) ETL
6 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.26%) RAD
6 1 (5.26%) Data Management
6 1 (5.26%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) C#
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) Python
2 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle
1 1 (5.26%) Cognos
1 1 (5.26%) Ab Initio
1 1 (5.26%) VMware
1 1 (5.26%) Netezza