The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Solution Architect
Rank 893 873 900
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Solutions Architect 8 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.013% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.014% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 1
Average salary £57,500 £68,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.05% +5.38%
UK excluding London average salary - £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110403 102451 111873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.40% 94.23% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90093 84743 95852
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 30 July 2014 within the UK.

Cloud Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Cloud 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 Cloud Solutions Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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 -32 8 £57,500 -16.05% 1
London -54 8 £57,500 -16.05% 1
City of London - 4 £52,500 - 1

Cloud Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 19 (63.33%) VMware
2 13 (43.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (26.67%) Business Continuity
5 8 (26.67%) Knowledge Management
5 8 (26.67%) MCITP
5 8 (26.67%) Xen
5 8 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (26.67%) vCloud
6 6 (20.00%) Linux
7 5 (16.67%) SQL
7 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 5 (16.67%) Marketing
7 5 (16.67%) Migration
8 4 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (13.33%) Publishing
8 4 (13.33%) Informatica
8 4 (13.33%) SPSS
8 4 (13.33%) Nagios
8 4 (13.33%) Statistical Analysis
8 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (13.33%) Web Analytics
8 4 (13.33%) Google
8 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (13.33%) HTML
8 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
8 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
8 4 (13.33%) Python

Cloud Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 (13.33%) SAS
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) CloudStack
3 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.33%) Lync
3 1 (3.33%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) SPSS
2 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (13.33%) SaaS
3 2 (6.67%) IaaS
4 1 (3.33%) LucidChart
4 1 (3.33%) Google Apps
4 1 (3.33%) Office 365
4 1 (3.33%) PaaS
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) NAS
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.33%) DNS
2 1 (3.33%) LDAP
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (13.33%) Data Mining
2 4 (13.33%) Spotfire
2 4 (13.33%) QlikView
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
2 4 (13.33%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (16.67%) Marketing
2 4 (13.33%) Publishing
3 2 (6.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) HTML
1 4 (13.33%) MDX
1 4 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (13.33%) REST
1 4 (13.33%) Kafka
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Visualisation
2 2 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Business Continuity
1 8 (26.67%) Knowledge Management
2 5 (16.67%) Migration
3 4 (13.33%) Statistical Analysis
3 4 (13.33%) Web Analytics
3 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.33%) CRM
3 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
3 4 (13.33%) SOA
3 4 (13.33%) ETL
3 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (13.33%) Dimensional Modelling
3 4 (13.33%) Data Governance
3 4 (13.33%) Customer Insight
3 4 (13.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 4 (13.33%) Analytics
3 4 (13.33%) Campaign Management
3 4 (13.33%) Propensity Modelling
3 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
2 4 (13.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (26.67%) MCITP
3 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (3.33%) VCAP
5 1 (3.33%) VTSP
5 1 (3.33%) NCDA
5 1 (3.33%) NCIE
5 1 (3.33%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (43.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (26.67%) Xen
2 8 (26.67%) vCloud
3 1 (3.33%) vSphere
3 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Nagios
2 1 (3.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) VMware
2 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.33%) Informatica
3 4 (13.33%) Google
3 4 (13.33%) Citrix
3 4 (13.33%) Splunk
3 4 (13.33%) Tableau
3 4 (13.33%) Talend
4 3 (10.00%) Rackspace
4 3 (10.00%) EMC
4 3 (10.00%) SunGard
4 3 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (6.67%) HP
6 1 (3.33%) F5
6 1 (3.33%) Dell
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco
6 1 (3.33%) IBM
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle
6 1 (3.33%) Brocade
6 1 (3.33%) NetApp
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