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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Solution Architect
Rank 831 915 915
Rank change year-on-year
+84 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Solutions Architect 99 40 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.099% 0.038% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.040% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 78 30 35
Average salary £75,000 £71,250 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +9.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £98,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -

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
96369 101236 101631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80844 83884 81689
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% -

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 13 February 2016 within the UK.

Cloud Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Cloud Solutions 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 Cloud Solutions Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 13 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
(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 +80 98 £75,000 +7.14% 21
London +51 51 £90,000 +19.20% 10
South East +27 27 £72,500 -27.50% 4
Berkshire +27 25 £71,250 -28.75% 2
Maidenhead +12 18 £72,500 -27.50%
Somerset - 10 £65,000 -
Bath - 10 £65,000 -
South West - 10 £65,000 - 4
West Midlands - 5 - - 1
Birmingham - 5 - - 1
City of London +64 4 £82,750 +27.30%
East of England - 3 £60,000 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £60,000 -
St Albans - 2 £60,000 -
Reading - 1 £62,500 - 1
South Wales - 1 £60,000 -
Cardiff - 1 £60,000 -
Wales - 1 £60,000 -

Cloud Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 79 (42.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 73 (39.04%) VMware
3 70 (37.43%) Microsoft
4 69 (36.90%) Amazon AWS
5 62 (33.16%) Presales
6 47 (25.13%) WAN
7 44 (23.53%) Oracle
8 43 (22.99%) VMware Infrastructure
9 36 (19.25%) Linux
10 35 (18.72%) Windows
10 35 (18.72%) Data Centre
11 31 (16.58%) Finance
12 30 (16.04%) Middleware
12 30 (16.04%) Web Services
12 30 (16.04%) SQL Server
13 29 (15.51%) Microsoft Certification
14 28 (14.97%) MCSE
15 27 (14.44%) Open Source
15 27 (14.44%) Agile Software Development
16 26 (13.90%) Hyper-V
17 25 (13.37%) Firewall
17 25 (13.37%) Analytical Skills
18 24 (12.83%) LAN
18 24 (12.83%) Marketing
19 23 (12.30%) IaaS
20 22 (11.76%) vCloud
20 22 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
20 22 (11.76%) TOGAF
21 21 (11.23%) Cloud Computing
22 20 (10.70%) SaaS

Cloud Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 20 (10.70%) OpenStack
2 13 (6.95%) CMS
3 7 (3.74%) IIS
3 7 (3.74%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.21%) Apache
5 5 (2.67%) Apache Pig
5 5 (2.67%) GlassFish
5 5 (2.67%) JBoss
5 5 (2.67%) Skype for Business
5 5 (2.67%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.60%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.07%) nginx
7 2 (1.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.07%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.53%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
8 1 (0.53%) TripleO
Applications
1 9 (4.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.74%) Oracle CRM
2 3 (1.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.07%) Magento
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.53%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.53%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 79 (42.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 69 (36.90%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (12.30%) IaaS
4 21 (11.23%) Cloud Computing
5 20 (10.70%) SaaS
6 18 (9.63%) PaaS
7 11 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (3.74%) Office 365
8 7 (3.74%) Oracle CX
9 6 (3.21%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (2.14%) Amazon S3
10 4 (2.14%) SoftLayer
11 3 (1.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (1.07%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (1.07%) Force.com
12 2 (1.07%) Heroku
12 2 (1.07%) HP Helion
12 2 (1.07%) Route 53
12 2 (1.07%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.53%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 47 (25.13%) WAN
2 25 (13.37%) Firewall
3 24 (12.83%) LAN
4 17 (9.09%) SAN
5 10 (5.35%) VPN
6 9 (4.81%) MPLS
7 6 (3.21%) OpenLDAP
8 5 (2.67%) TCP/IP
9 4 (2.14%) BGP
9 4 (2.14%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (2.14%) Ethernet
9 4 (2.14%) HTTP
9 4 (2.14%) IOS XR
9 4 (2.14%) IPv6
9 4 (2.14%) Junos
9 4 (2.14%) NAS
9 4 (2.14%) Network Security
9 4 (2.14%) OSPF
9 4 (2.14%) Skype
10 3 (1.60%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (16.04%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.35%) MySQL
3 6 (3.21%) Hadoop
3 6 (3.21%) MongoDB
3 6 (3.21%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (2.67%) Apache Hive
4 5 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (2.67%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.67%) Riak
5 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.07%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.07%) Big Data
6 2 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.07%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.53%) Power BI
7 1 (0.53%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 5 (2.67%) Git (software)
1 5 (2.67%) Jenkins
1 5 (2.67%) JUnit
1 5 (2.67%) Maven
1 5 (2.67%) Mockito
1 5 (2.67%) Subversion
2 1 (0.53%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.53%) Xcode
General
1 31 (16.58%) Finance
2 24 (12.83%) Marketing
3 19 (10.16%) Banking
4 15 (8.02%) Telecoms
5 10 (5.35%) Publishing
6 8 (4.28%) Legal
7 4 (2.14%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.60%) Electronics
8 3 (1.60%) Retail
9 2 (1.07%) German Language
9 2 (1.07%) Law
10 1 (0.53%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (16.04%) Middleware
1 30 (16.04%) Web Services
2 10 (5.35%) CSS
3 9 (4.81%) .NET
4 8 (4.28%) HTML
5 7 (3.74%) COM
5 7 (3.74%) Java EE
5 7 (3.74%) jQuery
5 7 (3.74%) XML
6 6 (3.21%) HTML5
6 6 (3.21%) LAMP
7 5 (2.67%) CSS3
7 5 (2.67%) Guice
7 5 (2.67%) Hibernate
7 5 (2.67%) JSON
7 5 (2.67%) LAPP Stack
7 5 (2.67%) Spring
8 2 (1.07%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (1.07%) Entity Framework
8 2 (1.07%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 35 (18.72%) Data Centre
2 25 (13.37%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (10.16%) Hybrid Cloud
5 16 (8.56%) Public Cloud
6 12 (6.42%) Computer Science
7 10 (5.35%) Enterprise Cloud
8 8 (4.28%) User Experience
9 7 (3.74%) Management Information System
10 6 (3.21%) Private Cloud
11 3 (1.60%) Clustering
11 3 (1.60%) iSeries
11 3 (1.60%) N-Tier
12 2 (1.07%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.53%) Data Integration
13 1 (0.53%) FlexPod
13 1 (0.53%) Statistics
13 1 (0.53%) Video on Demand
13 1 (0.53%) Visualisation
13 1 (0.53%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 36 (19.25%) Linux
2 35 (18.72%) Windows
3 13 (6.95%) Unix
4 12 (6.42%) Windows Server
5 7 (3.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.07%) Android
6 2 (1.07%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.07%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.07%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.07%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.53%) AIX
7 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.53%) Solaris
7 1 (0.53%) SUSE
7 1 (0.53%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (33.16%) Presales
2 27 (14.44%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (14.44%) Open Source
3 22 (11.76%) TOGAF
4 17 (9.09%) CRM
4 17 (9.09%) Migration
5 16 (8.56%) Enterprise Architecture
5 16 (8.56%) ITIL
5 16 (8.56%) SOA
6 13 (6.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (6.42%) Requirements Management
8 11 (5.88%) DevOps
8 11 (5.88%) Quality Management
9 10 (5.35%) E-Commerce
9 10 (5.35%) Time Management
10 9 (4.81%) Logistics
10 9 (4.81%) Project Management
11 8 (4.28%) Business Development
11 8 (4.28%) High Availability
11 8 (4.28%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 13 (6.95%) Java
2 12 (6.42%) JavaScript
2 12 (6.42%) SQL
3 10 (5.35%) Python
4 5 (2.67%) Ruby
5 4 (2.14%) C#
6 3 (1.60%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.07%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.07%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.07%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.53%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (15.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (14.97%) MCSE
3 20 (10.70%) MCSD
4 17 (9.09%) Degree
5 11 (5.88%) MCSA
5 11 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (4.81%) CCNP
6 9 (4.81%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (4.28%) Security Cleared
8 7 (3.74%) VCAP
9 6 (3.21%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (2.67%) CCEA
10 5 (2.67%) CCIE
10 5 (2.67%) CCNA
10 5 (2.67%) RHCE
10 5 (2.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 2 (1.07%) AWS Certification
11 2 (1.07%) CITP
11 2 (1.07%) HP ASE
11 2 (1.07%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.74%) COBIT
2 2 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 43 (22.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (13.90%) Hyper-V
3 22 (11.76%) vCloud
4 8 (4.28%) Active Directory
5 7 (3.74%) vSphere
6 4 (2.14%) Docker
7 3 (1.60%) RHEV
7 3 (1.60%) XenApp
7 3 (1.60%) XenServer
8 2 (1.07%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (4.28%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (3.74%) Puppet
3 3 (1.60%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.07%) HAProxy
4 2 (1.07%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (1.07%) Windows Intune
5 1 (0.53%) Icinga
5 1 (0.53%) logstash
5 1 (0.53%) Nagios
5 1 (0.53%) Pacemaker
5 1 (0.53%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 73 (39.04%) VMware
2 70 (37.43%) Microsoft
3 44 (23.53%) Oracle
4 20 (10.70%) Citrix
4 20 (10.70%) Google
5 14 (7.49%) Cisco
6 13 (6.95%) Siebel
7 11 (5.88%) SAP
8 10 (5.35%) Red Hat
9 8 (4.28%) HP
9 8 (4.28%) NetApp
10 7 (3.74%) Rackspace
11 5 (2.67%) 3PAR
12 3 (1.60%) hybris
12 3 (1.60%) IBM
12 3 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (1.07%) Cognizant
13 2 (1.07%) Dell
13 2 (1.07%) EMC
13 2 (1.07%) Riverbed
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, benefits, negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £80,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum Plus DOE+Bonus+Full Expenses+Paid Conference
Posted: 3 days ago
London
EXCELerate
Salary: Circa £95k plus Car Allowance, Quarterly SIP Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
West London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus, pension, health
Posted: 16 days ago
England
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £75000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
England
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago