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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 61 57 59
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 28 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.05% 2.48% 2.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.15% 2.57% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 25 16 9
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £63,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.51%
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
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
889 895 649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 96.84% 96.55% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 753 743 532
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £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
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram 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 5 March 2015. 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 -6 22 £60,000 - 2
Doncaster - 2 - -
Solutions Architect
Yorkshire

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 36 (70.59%) TOGAF
2 34 (66.67%) Zachman Framework
3 33 (64.71%) Microsoft
4 32 (62.75%) Cisco
5 31 (60.78%) Citrix
5 31 (60.78%) Enterprise Architecture
6 29 (56.86%) LAN
6 29 (56.86%) WAN
7 27 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (50.98%) Waterfall
9 24 (47.06%) VMware
10 23 (45.10%) VMware Infrastructure
11 19 (37.25%) NAS
11 19 (37.25%) SharePoint
11 19 (37.25%) SAN
12 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
12 12 (23.53%) Mentoring
12 12 (23.53%) Coaching
13 11 (21.57%) People Management
14 10 (19.61%) Continuous Improvement
15 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
16 6 (11.76%) Finance
17 5 (9.80%) Retail
17 5 (9.80%) Billing
17 5 (9.80%) Technical Architecture
18 4 (7.84%) Finite Element Analysis
18 4 (7.84%) DoDAF
18 4 (7.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
18 4 (7.84%) Strategic Planning

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 19 (37.25%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (56.86%) LAN
1 29 (56.86%) WAN
2 19 (37.25%) NAS
2 19 (37.25%) SAN
3 3 (5.88%) WAAS
3 3 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (3.92%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.96%) SQLPlus
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Retail
2 5 (9.80%) Billing
3 2 (3.92%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Advertising
4 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Celerra
1 3 (5.88%) CLARiiON
2 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (70.59%) TOGAF
2 34 (66.67%) Zachman Framework
3 31 (60.78%) Enterprise Architecture
4 27 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (50.98%) Waterfall
6 12 (23.53%) Mentoring
6 12 (23.53%) Coaching
7 11 (21.57%) People Management
8 10 (19.61%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (9.80%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (7.84%) Finite Element Analysis
10 4 (7.84%) DoDAF
10 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
10 4 (7.84%) Strategic Planning
11 3 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (5.88%) Business Continuity
12 2 (3.92%) Cash Management
12 2 (3.92%) Cyber Security
12 2 (3.92%) ITIL
12 2 (3.92%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
1 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (5.88%) MCTS
2 3 (5.88%) MCITP
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.88%) CCA
2 3 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (5.88%) CCEA
2 3 (5.88%) MCSE
2 3 (5.88%) CCIA
2 3 (5.88%) NCDA
2 3 (5.88%) NCIE
2 3 (5.88%) VCAP
2 3 (5.88%) VTSP
3 2 (3.92%) CCNP
3 2 (3.92%) CCNA
3 2 (3.92%) CCDP
3 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (45.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.88%) vSphere
2 3 (5.88%) XenDesktop
2 3 (5.88%) vCloud
Vendors
1 33 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 32 (62.75%) Cisco
3 31 (60.78%) Citrix
4 24 (47.06%) VMware
5 3 (5.88%) EMC
5 3 (5.88%) NetApp
5 3 (5.88%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.96%) Google
6 1 (1.96%) Symantec
6 1 (1.96%) IBM
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle
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