The table below looks at the statistics for the Cloud 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 Cloud Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Solution Architect
Rank 877 927 863
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -64
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Solutions Architect 25 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.009% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.010% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 17
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £68,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -16.05%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -

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
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Cloud Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Cloud Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cloud Solutions Architect
Salary Trend

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

Cloud Solutions Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Cloud Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cloud Solutions Architect over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 within the UK.

Cloud Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Cloud Solutions Architect
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Solutions Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 3 July 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 +37 25 £60,000 +4.34% 2
London +21 11 £75,000 +22.44% 2
South East +18 6 £60,000 +4.34%
Hampshire - 5 £60,000 -
Birmingham - 4 £60,000 -
West Midlands - 4 £60,000 -
Watford - 3 £70,000 -
East of England - 3 £70,000 -
Farnborough - 3 £60,000 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £70,000 -
Surrey - 3 £60,000 -
City of London +32 2 £77,750 +35.21%
West Yorkshire - 1 £67,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £67,500 -
Leeds - 1 £67,500 -
Staines - 1 £57,500 -

Cloud Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Cloud 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 Cloud Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 24 (70.59%) VMware
2 21 (61.76%) Linux
3 18 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (47.06%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (44.12%) IaaS
5 15 (44.12%) Windows
6 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
7 11 (32.35%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (32.35%) PaaS
8 10 (29.41%) SaaS
8 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
9 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (26.47%) vCloud
9 9 (26.47%) Hyper-V
10 8 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
10 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
10 8 (23.53%) Private Cloud
10 8 (23.53%) Public Cloud
11 7 (20.59%) Opscode Chef
11 7 (20.59%) Marketing
11 7 (20.59%) Open Source
11 7 (20.59%) Finance
12 6 (17.65%) Clustering
12 6 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
12 6 (17.65%) MCSE
12 6 (17.65%) MCP
12 6 (17.65%) Product Management
12 6 (17.65%) Time Management

Cloud Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Cloud 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 Cloud Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.76%) Lync
2 3 (8.82%) Node.js
2 3 (8.82%) Apache Pig
2 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.88%) IIS
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.94%) Apache
4 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.94%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (47.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (44.12%) IaaS
3 11 (32.35%) PaaS
3 11 (32.35%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (29.41%) SaaS
5 8 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (8.82%) Office 365
7 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (2.94%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) SAN
1 3 (8.82%) NAS
2 2 (5.88%) Firewall
2 2 (5.88%) LDAP
2 2 (5.88%) LAN
2 2 (5.88%) VPN
3 1 (2.94%) DNS
3 1 (2.94%) WAN
3 1 (2.94%) VLAN
3 1 (2.94%) Network Security
3 1 (2.94%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) HP UFT
1 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
1 7 (20.59%) Marketing
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Electronics
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) Web Services
2 3 (8.82%) Middleware
2 3 (8.82%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (8.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
1 8 (23.53%) Private Cloud
1 8 (23.53%) Public Cloud
2 6 (17.65%) Clustering
3 4 (11.76%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.94%) DTV
5 1 (2.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (61.76%) Linux
2 15 (44.12%) Windows
3 3 (8.82%) SUSE
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.94%) AIX
4 1 (2.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.59%) Open Source
3 6 (17.65%) Time Management
3 6 (17.65%) Product Management
4 5 (14.71%) ITIL
4 5 (14.71%) DevOps
5 3 (8.82%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (8.82%) Operations Management
5 3 (8.82%) Migration
5 3 (8.82%) Scrum
5 3 (8.82%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (5.88%) CRM
6 2 (5.88%) Security Architecture
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (5.88%) Mobile First
7 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.94%) Converged Infrastructure
7 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.94%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) C++
1 3 (8.82%) Java
1 3 (8.82%) Perl
1 3 (8.82%) PHP
1 3 (8.82%) SQL
1 3 (8.82%) Python
1 3 (8.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) MCP
1 6 (17.65%) MCSE
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
1 6 (17.65%) VCP5
2 2 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 18 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (26.47%) Hyper-V
2 9 (26.47%) vCloud
3 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.94%) XenApp
4 1 (2.94%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (11.76%) SCCM
2 4 (11.76%) SCOM
3 1 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (70.59%) VMware
2 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.82%) Citrix
4 2 (5.88%) HP
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle
4 2 (5.88%) IBM
5 1 (2.94%) 3PAR
5 1 (2.94%) SAP
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco
5 1 (2.94%) NetApp
5 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.94%) Symantec
5 1 (2.94%) McAfee
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