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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 62 60 60
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 22 23 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.53% 2.44% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.57% 2.57% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 9
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.00%
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
855 894 705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 98.16% 94.70% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 758 773 630
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
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
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 3 August 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 3 August 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 -4 16 £65,000 +10.63% 1
Doncaster - 6 £65,000 -
Solutions Architect
Yorkshire

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 23 (42.59%) Cisco
2 21 (38.89%) TOGAF
3 18 (33.33%) LAN
3 18 (33.33%) WAN
4 14 (25.93%) Oracle
5 13 (24.07%) IBM
5 13 (24.07%) Finance
5 13 (24.07%) VMware
6 12 (22.22%) Zachman Framework
6 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 12 (22.22%) SQL
6 12 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (20.37%) NAS
7 11 (20.37%) SAN
8 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
8 10 (18.52%) Enterprise Architecture
8 10 (18.52%) Firewall
8 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
9 9 (16.67%) NetApp
9 9 (16.67%) Linux
10 8 (14.81%) MySQL
10 8 (14.81%) Java
10 8 (14.81%) Citrix
10 8 (14.81%) Degree
10 8 (14.81%) Business Analysis
10 8 (14.81%) Retail
10 8 (14.81%) Billing
10 8 (14.81%) Process Management
11 7 (12.96%) Waterfall

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 7 (12.96%) SharePoint
1 7 (12.96%) WebSphere
2 4 (7.41%) IIS
2 4 (7.41%) Apache
2 4 (7.41%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 3 (5.56%) NetWeaver
3 3 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (5.56%) Node.js
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.85%) Primavera
2 1 (1.85%) Teamcenter
2 1 (1.85%) RMDS
2 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (33.33%) LAN
1 18 (33.33%) WAN
2 11 (20.37%) SAN
2 11 (20.37%) NAS
3 10 (18.52%) Firewall
4 4 (7.41%) HTTP
4 4 (7.41%) FCoE
4 4 (7.41%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (7.41%) Multicast
5 3 (5.56%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.81%) MySQL
3 4 (7.41%) DB2
3 4 (7.41%) OLAP
3 4 (7.41%) OLTP
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle OLAP
4 3 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.85%) HBase
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
General
1 13 (24.07%) Finance
2 8 (14.81%) Retail
2 8 (14.81%) Billing
3 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.70%) Legal
4 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Advertising
4 1 (1.85%) Games
4 1 (1.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Law
4 1 (1.85%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.85%) Electronics
4 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.96%) Middleware
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (5.56%) Web Services
3 1 (1.85%) XML
3 1 (1.85%) XSLT
3 1 (1.85%) Rendezvous
3 1 (1.85%) Ultra Messaging
3 1 (1.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.85%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.85%) Online Games
3 1 (1.85%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.85%) DTV
3 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.67%) Linux
2 6 (11.11%) Windows
3 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.89%) TOGAF
2 12 (22.22%) Zachman Framework
3 10 (18.52%) Enterprise Architecture
3 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (14.81%) Business Analysis
5 8 (14.81%) Process Management
6 7 (12.96%) Service Delivery
6 7 (12.96%) PRINCE2
6 7 (12.96%) SOA
6 7 (12.96%) Software Engineering
6 7 (12.96%) Waterfall
7 6 (11.11%) ITIL
7 6 (11.11%) Cyber Security
7 6 (11.11%) People Management
8 5 (9.26%) ERP
8 5 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (9.26%) Data Management
9 4 (7.41%) Strategic Planning
9 4 (7.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.22%) SQL
2 8 (14.81%) Java
3 4 (7.41%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.56%) Scala
4 3 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Degree
2 7 (12.96%) CCNP
2 7 (12.96%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (12.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (12.96%) PMP
2 7 (12.96%) PMI Certification
3 6 (11.11%) CCNA
3 6 (11.11%) CCDP
4 4 (7.41%) ACCA
4 4 (7.41%) CIMA
5 2 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.85%) MCITP
6 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.85%) HND
System Software
1 12 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.26%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.41%) SRDF
3 4 (7.41%) NFS
3 4 (7.41%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (42.59%) Cisco
2 14 (25.93%) Oracle
3 13 (24.07%) IBM
3 13 (24.07%) VMware
4 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
5 9 (16.67%) NetApp
6 8 (14.81%) Citrix
7 6 (11.11%) SAP
8 5 (9.26%) Hyperion
9 4 (7.41%) EMC
10 1 (1.85%) Intel
10 1 (1.85%) Sybase
10 1 (1.85%) TIBCO
10 1 (1.85%) Symantec
10 1 (1.85%) Google
10 1 (1.85%) DataSynapse