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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Solutions Architect
Rank 874 839 889
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +50
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Solution Architect 22 28 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.026% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.028% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 7
Average salary £65,000 £80,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £48,600
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £112,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £62,500 £53,250
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +17.37%

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
107743 99984 109245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.52% 94.34% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 87440 83008 92915
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £26,500
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 2 October 2014 within the UK.

Business Solution Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Business Solution Architect
Top 13 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 2 October 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
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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 -13 22 £65,000 -13.33% 3
London -21 8 £90,000 +9.09%
West Yorkshire - 8 £100,000 -
Yorkshire - 8 £100,000 -
Leeds - 8 £100,000 -
Swindon +5 3 - - 1
Wiltshire 0 3 - - 1
South East -1 3 £52,500 -12.50%
South West -18 3 - - 1
Bedfordshire - 3 £52,500 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £52,500 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £52,500 -
East of England - 3 £52,500 - 1

Business Solution Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 19 (48.72%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (43.59%) CRM
3 15 (38.46%) SAS
3 15 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (35.90%) SQL
5 12 (30.77%) Marketing
6 11 (28.21%) Oracle
7 10 (25.64%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (25.64%) Finance
7 10 (25.64%) Publishing
8 9 (23.08%) Big Data
8 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (23.08%) Amazon Redshift
9 8 (20.51%) Birst
9 8 (20.51%) Campaign Management
9 8 (20.51%) Dimensional Modelling
9 8 (20.51%) Oracle BI EE
9 8 (20.51%) MDX
9 8 (20.51%) Data Quality
9 8 (20.51%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (20.51%) Data Mining
9 8 (20.51%) SPSS
9 8 (20.51%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (17.95%) Analytics
11 6 (15.38%) Data Analytics
11 6 (15.38%) QlikView
12 5 (12.82%) R
12 5 (12.82%) ERP
12 5 (12.82%) TOGAF

Business Solution Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 15 (38.46%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) SPSS
2 3 (7.69%) MS Office
3 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (25.64%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (23.08%) Big Data
3 9 (23.08%) Amazon Redshift
4 8 (20.51%) Oracle BI EE
4 8 (20.51%) Data Mining
4 8 (20.51%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (15.38%) QlikView
6 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.56%) Pentaho
7 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
General
1 12 (30.77%) Marketing
2 10 (25.64%) Finance
2 10 (25.64%) Publishing
3 3 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Billing
4 1 (2.56%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) MDX
2 1 (2.56%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.56%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.56%) Open Source
2 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (43.59%) CRM
3 8 (20.51%) Dimensional Modelling
3 8 (20.51%) Campaign Management
4 7 (17.95%) Analytics
5 6 (15.38%) Data Analytics
6 5 (12.82%) ERP
6 5 (12.82%) TOGAF
7 4 (10.26%) Content Management
7 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (7.69%) ETL
9 2 (5.13%) Migration
9 2 (5.13%) Data Management
9 2 (5.13%) Business Analysis
9 2 (5.13%) Data Modelling
9 2 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (5.13%) Business Development
9 2 (5.13%) Master Data Management
10 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.56%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.90%) SQL
2 5 (12.82%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Oracle
2 8 (20.51%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (20.51%) Birst
3 4 (10.26%) SAP
4 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.13%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.56%) Cognos
6 1 (2.56%) Hyperion
6 1 (2.56%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (2.56%) Ab Initio
6 1 (2.56%) Teradata
North West
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 6k + 15% Bonus + Benefit
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide
Posted: 15 days ago