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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 59 70 57
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 32 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.08% 1.40% 2.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.18% 1.48% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 28 9 16
Average salary £60,000 £56,238 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.69% +2.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £67,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
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
1007 876 706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 97.01% 94.40% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 854 745 584
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 May 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 May 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 +9 25 £60,000 +7.87% 3
Doncaster - 4 - -
Solutions Architect
Yorkshire

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 26 (53.06%) TOGAF
2 25 (51.02%) Zachman Framework
3 20 (40.82%) Enterprise Architecture
3 20 (40.82%) Cisco
3 20 (40.82%) LAN
3 20 (40.82%) WAN
3 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
4 18 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (34.69%) Citrix
6 16 (32.65%) Waterfall
7 14 (28.57%) VMware
8 13 (26.53%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (24.49%) NAS
9 12 (24.49%) SAN
9 12 (24.49%) SharePoint
10 10 (20.41%) People Management
11 9 (18.37%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (18.37%) Technical Architecture
12 8 (16.33%) Retail
12 8 (16.33%) Billing
12 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Azure
13 7 (14.29%) Mentoring
13 7 (14.29%) Coaching
13 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
13 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
14 6 (12.24%) Finance
14 6 (12.24%) DoDAF
14 6 (12.24%) Strategic Planning
14 6 (12.24%) SOA
14 6 (12.24%) Java

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 12 (24.49%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.08%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.04%) Office 365
2 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (40.82%) LAN
1 20 (40.82%) WAN
2 12 (24.49%) SAN
2 12 (24.49%) NAS
3 4 (8.16%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) MySQL
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
General
1 8 (16.33%) Retail
1 8 (16.33%) Billing
2 6 (12.24%) Finance
3 2 (4.08%) Legal
3 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.08%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
4 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.04%) Advertising
4 1 (2.04%) Games
4 1 (2.04%) Law
4 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.04%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
1 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.04%) DTV
2 1 (2.04%) Clustering
2 1 (2.04%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (53.06%) TOGAF
2 25 (51.02%) Zachman Framework
3 20 (40.82%) Enterprise Architecture
4 18 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (32.65%) Waterfall
6 10 (20.41%) People Management
7 9 (18.37%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (18.37%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 7 (14.29%) Coaching
8 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
9 6 (12.24%) Strategic Planning
9 6 (12.24%) SOA
9 6 (12.24%) DoDAF
9 6 (12.24%) Finite Element Analysis
10 5 (10.20%) Business Continuity
11 4 (8.16%) ITIL
11 4 (8.16%) Service Delivery
11 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (8.16%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.24%) Java
2 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.08%) SQL
2 2 (4.08%) Scala
2 2 (4.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) CCNP
1 4 (8.16%) CCNA
1 4 (8.16%) CCDP
1 4 (8.16%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 13 (26.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (40.82%) Cisco
1 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
2 17 (34.69%) Citrix
3 14 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (2.04%) Google
4 1 (2.04%) SAP
4 1 (2.04%) Symantec
4 1 (2.04%) IBM
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