The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 66 53 69
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 23 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.40% 2.60% 1.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.48% 2.67% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 13
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -3.70%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Solutions Architect
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire 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
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
928 748 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 96.67% 97.40% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 802 582 819
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Solutions Architect
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Sheffield -19 20 £60,000 -7.69% 2
Rotherham - 1 - -
Solutions Architect
Yorkshire

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 32 (84.21%) Cisco
1 32 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 31 (81.58%) Citrix
3 25 (65.79%) VMware
3 25 (65.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (57.89%) Enterprise Architecture
5 21 (55.26%) TOGAF
6 19 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
6 19 (50.00%) WAN
6 19 (50.00%) LAN
7 18 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (44.74%) Waterfall
9 14 (36.84%) SharePoint
10 13 (34.21%) MS Exchange
10 13 (34.21%) MCSE
10 13 (34.21%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (34.21%) SAN
10 13 (34.21%) MCTS
10 13 (34.21%) MCITP
10 13 (34.21%) NAS
11 12 (31.58%) XenDesktop
11 12 (31.58%) vSphere
11 12 (31.58%) WAAS
11 12 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2007
11 12 (31.58%) Celerra
11 12 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (31.58%) SQL Server 2005
11 12 (31.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 12 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2003
11 12 (31.58%) Active Directory

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 14 (36.84%) SharePoint
2 13 (34.21%) MS Exchange
3 12 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2003
3 12 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2007
3 12 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.63%) Lync
4 1 (2.63%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (50.00%) LAN
1 19 (50.00%) WAN
2 13 (34.21%) SAN
2 13 (34.21%) NAS
3 12 (31.58%) WAAS
3 12 (31.58%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.63%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.63%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.63%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
1 12 (31.58%) SQL Server 2005
1 12 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.63%) SQLPlus
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Celerra
1 12 (31.58%) CLARiiON
2 2 (5.26%) Open Source
3 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Economics
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) Enterprise Architecture
2 21 (55.26%) TOGAF
3 19 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
4 18 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (44.74%) Waterfall
6 8 (21.05%) Mentoring
6 8 (21.05%) Coaching
7 5 (13.16%) People Management
7 5 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.63%) Line Management
8 1 (2.63%) RUP
8 1 (2.63%) CRM
8 1 (2.63%) SOA
8 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.63%) Process Management
8 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) MCSE
1 13 (34.21%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (34.21%) MCTS
1 13 (34.21%) MCITP
2 12 (31.58%) NCDA
2 12 (31.58%) NCIE
2 12 (31.58%) VCAP
2 12 (31.58%) VTSP
2 12 (31.58%) CCIA
2 12 (31.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 12 (31.58%) CCA
2 12 (31.58%) Citrix Certification
2 12 (31.58%) CCEA
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.63%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (65.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (31.58%) Hyper-V
2 12 (31.58%) XenDesktop
2 12 (31.58%) vSphere
2 12 (31.58%) vCloud
2 12 (31.58%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 32 (84.21%) Cisco
1 32 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 31 (81.58%) Citrix
3 25 (65.79%) VMware
4 12 (31.58%) 3PAR
4 12 (31.58%) NetApp
4 12 (31.58%) EMC
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Salary: £350 - £400 per day
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