The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Solution Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Solution Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Solutions Architect
Rank 871 891 867
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Solution Architect 12 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.014% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.014% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 14
Average salary £55,000 £70,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £55,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £70,000 £79,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Business Solution Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Solution Architect in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Solution Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Solution Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Solution Architect within the UK.

Business Solution Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Business Solution Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Solution Architect over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 within the UK.

Business Solution Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Business Solution Architect
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Solution Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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
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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
England +30 11 £55,000 -21.42% 8
London +39 4 £70,000 - 5
Yorkshire +10 3 £62,500 +56.25%
South Yorkshire -4 2 £63,750 +59.37%
Sheffield -8 2 £63,750 +59.37%
South West -10 2 £55,000 - 1
City of London - 2 £62,000 - 1
Somerset +13 1 £55,000 -
South East +3 1 - - 1
North West - 1 £54,000 -
Scotland - 1 £37,500 -
Swindon - 1 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £55,000 -
Manchester - 1 £54,000 -
Bolton - 1 £54,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £37,500 -
Kidlington - 1 - -

Business Solution Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Business Solution 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 Business Solution Architect in their job title.

1 13 (38.24%) Finance
2 11 (32.35%) TOGAF
2 11 (32.35%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (29.41%) Enterprise Architecture
4 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (23.53%) SAP
5 6 (17.65%) Business Analysis
5 6 (17.65%) Retail
5 6 (17.65%) OLAP
5 6 (17.65%) PRINCE2
6 5 (14.71%) Oracle
6 5 (14.71%) Business Objects
6 5 (14.71%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (14.71%) Project Management
6 5 (14.71%) Financial Institution
7 4 (11.76%) Change Management
7 4 (11.76%) Middleware
7 4 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (11.76%) Data Modelling
7 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (11.76%) Kimball Methodology
7 4 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (11.76%) QA
7 4 (11.76%) Visualisation
7 4 (11.76%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (11.76%) Xcelsius
8 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (8.82%) Marketing

Business Solution Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Business Solution 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 Business Solution Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.94%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) BigMachines
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) OLAP
2 4 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (11.76%) Xcelsius
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.88%) Data Mining
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Power View
4 2 (5.88%) OLAP Cube
4 2 (5.88%) Big Data
4 2 (5.88%) QlikView
4 2 (5.88%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (2.94%) Pentaho
5 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
General
1 13 (38.24%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Retail
3 5 (14.71%) Financial Institution
4 3 (8.82%) Marketing
4 3 (8.82%) Back Office
5 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) Middleware
2 2 (5.88%) MDX
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.76%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.94%) Semantic Web
3 1 (2.94%) Blog
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) TOGAF
1 11 (32.35%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (29.41%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (17.65%) Business Analysis
3 6 (17.65%) PRINCE2
4 5 (14.71%) Project Management
5 4 (11.76%) Change Management
5 4 (11.76%) Data Modelling
5 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (11.76%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (8.82%) Inmon Methodology
6 3 (8.82%) Network Management
6 3 (8.82%) ERP
6 3 (8.82%) ETL
6 3 (8.82%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.88%) Process Management
7 2 (5.88%) Data Management
7 2 (5.88%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (5.88%) PMP
2 2 (5.88%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.94%) ACCA
3 1 (2.94%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) SAP
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle
2 5 (14.71%) Business Objects
2 5 (14.71%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.88%) IBM
5 1 (2.94%) Pega
5 1 (2.94%) Tableau
5 1 (2.94%) Birst
5 1 (2.94%) Cognos
5 1 (2.94%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.94%) Informatica
5 1 (2.94%) Amdocs
England
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 65-75k
Posted: 3 days ago
London
EXCELerate
Salary: Circa £85k plus Car Allowance, Health care and pension
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
GDIT
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago