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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Solution Architect
Rank 884 908 891
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Solutions Architect 12 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.018% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.019% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 7
Average salary £60,000 £66,500 £87,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.77% -24.00%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £58,750 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+2.12% +2.17%

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
104266 112858 106109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.61% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85211 91758 88345
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,896 £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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 May 2015 within the UK.

Cloud Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Cloud Solutions Architect
Top 12 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 1 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
(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
England +12 12 £60,000 -9.77% 1
London +20 6 £70,000 -6.66% 1
South East +2 4 £60,000 +2.12%
Hampshire - 4 £60,000 -
Surrey +21 3 £60,000 -
City of London +29 1 £75,000 +5.26% 1
South West - 1 £77,500 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £77,500 -
Farnborough - 1 £60,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 £62,500 -

Cloud Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 17 (65.38%) VMware
2 16 (61.54%) Linux
3 15 (57.69%) Windows
4 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (42.31%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (42.31%) PaaS
6 9 (34.62%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (34.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
6 9 (34.62%) Hybrid Cloud
7 8 (30.77%) Python
7 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
7 8 (30.77%) Web Services
7 8 (30.77%) ITIL
7 8 (30.77%) Java
7 8 (30.77%) PHP
7 8 (30.77%) .NET
7 8 (30.77%) vSphere
8 7 (26.92%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (26.92%) IIS
8 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
8 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (23.08%) Project Management
9 6 (23.08%) Apache
9 6 (23.08%) MySQL
9 6 (23.08%) Oracle
9 6 (23.08%) SQL

Cloud Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 7 (26.92%) IIS
1 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
2 6 (23.08%) Apache
3 5 (19.23%) OpenStack
4 3 (11.54%) Apache Pig
4 3 (11.54%) Node.js
5 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
5 2 (7.69%) Lync
6 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.85%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (42.31%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (42.31%) PaaS
2 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (26.92%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (23.08%) IaaS
5 5 (19.23%) OpenShift
5 5 (19.23%) CloudFront
5 5 (19.23%) SaaS
5 5 (19.23%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (19.23%) Amazon S3
5 5 (19.23%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Network Security
2 5 (19.23%) OpenFlow
2 5 (19.23%) Internet
3 2 (7.69%) VPN
3 2 (7.69%) LDAP
3 2 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (3.85%) VLAN
4 1 (3.85%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (3.85%) NAS
4 1 (3.85%) SAN
4 1 (3.85%) LAN
4 1 (3.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) MySQL
2 5 (19.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (19.23%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
1 4 (15.38%) Marketing
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) Web Services
1 8 (30.77%) .NET
2 5 (19.23%) J2EE
3 3 (11.54%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (19.23%) Mobile App
2 5 (19.23%) Open Source
2 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
2 5 (19.23%) Public Cloud
2 5 (19.23%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) Replication
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Linux
2 15 (57.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) ITIL
2 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (23.08%) Project Management
4 5 (19.23%) Web Application Development
4 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
5 4 (15.38%) Migration
6 3 (11.54%) DevOps
6 3 (11.54%) Security Architecture
6 3 (11.54%) Time Management
6 3 (11.54%) Operations Management
6 3 (11.54%) Product Management
6 3 (11.54%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (11.54%) Scrum
6 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.69%) CRM
7 2 (7.69%) Business Development
8 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (3.85%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) Python
1 8 (30.77%) Java
1 8 (30.77%) PHP
2 6 (23.08%) SQL
3 5 (19.23%) Bash Shell
3 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
4 3 (11.54%) Ruby
4 3 (11.54%) C++
4 3 (11.54%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
3 5 (19.23%) CCNA
3 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (11.54%) VCP5
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (11.54%) MCSE
4 3 (11.54%) MCP
5 2 (7.69%) Degree
5 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 8 (30.77%) vSphere
3 4 (15.38%) vCloud
4 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (34.62%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (23.08%) Puppet
3 2 (7.69%) SCCM
3 2 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) VMware
2 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (23.08%) Oracle
4 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
5 3 (11.54%) NetApp
5 3 (11.54%) HP
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco
7 1 (3.85%) Rackspace
7 1 (3.85%) 3PAR
7 1 (3.85%) Nimsoft
7 1 (3.85%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.85%) BMC
7 1 (3.85%) CA
7 1 (3.85%) Symantec
7 1 (3.85%) McAfee
7 1 (3.85%) SAP
7 1 (3.85%) IBM
7 1 (3.85%) EMC
7 1 (3.85%) Citrix
7 1 (3.85%) Zerto
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Benefits, Certifications
Posted: 18 days ago