The table below looks at the statistics for the Chief Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Chief Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chief Solutions Architect
Rank 946 937 947
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Solutions Architect 5 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.004% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 2
Average salary £125,000 £92,500 £105,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.13% -11.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £113,000 £87,250 £93,000
10% offered a salary of more than £171,000 £92,500 £117,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £105,000

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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Chief Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Chief Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Chief Solutions Architect
Salary Trend

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

Chief Solutions Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Chief Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Chief Solutions Architect over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 within the UK.

Chief Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Chief Solutions Architect
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Chief Solutions Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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 +9 5 £125,000 +35.13%
London +3 5 £125,000 +35.13%
City of London - 4 £137,500 -

Chief Solutions Architect
Top 29 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Chief 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 Chief Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Back Office
1 4 (57.14%) ATM
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
1 4 (57.14%) Investment Banking
1 4 (57.14%) Bitcoin
1 4 (57.14%) Cryptocurrency
1 4 (57.14%) Blockchain
2 2 (28.57%) CMS
2 2 (28.57%) Games
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) J2EE
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) JSP
2 2 (28.57%) Servlets
2 2 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) Website Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Online Games
2 2 (28.57%) Online Gambling
2 2 (28.57%) Content Management
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Local Government
3 1 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Separation of Concerns
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (14.29%) Legal

Chief Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Chief 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 Chief Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) ATM
General
1 4 (57.14%) Back Office
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
1 4 (57.14%) Investment Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Games
3 1 (14.29%) Legal
3 1 (14.29%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) J2EE
1 2 (28.57%) JSP
1 2 (28.57%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Bitcoin
1 4 (57.14%) Blockchain
1 4 (57.14%) Cryptocurrency
2 2 (28.57%) Online Gambling
2 2 (28.57%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Content Management
1 2 (28.57%) Website Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (14.29%) Separation of Concerns
2 1 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) PHP
1 2 (28.57%) Python