The first table below looks at the demand for the Lead 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 Lead Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Solution Architect
Rank 853 759 807
Rank change year-on-year
-94 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Solutions Architect 66 115 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.10% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.11% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 56 99 84
Average salary £78,750 £80,000 £78,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.56% +1.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £65,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £75,000 £78,750
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114444 105272 119153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.52% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92735 87604 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

Lead Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Lead Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Lead Solutions Architect
Salary Trend

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

Lead Solutions Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Lead Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Solutions Architect over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 within the UK.

Lead Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Solutions Architect
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Solutions Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -85 59 £77,500 -3.12% 2
London -81 31 £82,500 -2.94% 1
City of London -7 13 £82,500 +13.79% 1
South East -17 12 £75,000 - 1
West Midlands +1 6 £82,500 +26.92%
Wales - 6 £85,000 - 4
Buckinghamshire +9 5 £75,000 +36.36%
Leeds -22 5 £55,000 -23.61%
Yorkshire -29 5 £55,000 -25.17%
West Yorkshire -31 5 £55,000 -23.61%
Birmingham +4 3 £85,000 +30.76%
North West -2 3 £78,750 +1.61%
Hampshire -14 3 £62,500 +5.93% 1
High Wycombe - 3 £75,000 -
Cheshire 0 2 £90,000 +55.17%
Hertfordshire -4 2 £87,500 -5.40%
East of England -35 2 £87,500 -
West Bromwich - 2 £65,000 -
Manchester +4 1 £67,500 -12.90%
Portsmouth - 1 £38,500 -
Crawley - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £87,500 -
Midlothian - 1 £58,500 -
Surrey - 1 £95,000 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 £58,500 -

Lead Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Lead 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 Lead Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 75 (52.08%) Finance
2 42 (29.17%) Oracle
3 37 (25.69%) TOGAF
4 34 (23.61%) Banking
5 32 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
6 29 (20.14%) .NET
6 29 (20.14%) Middleware
7 25 (17.36%) WebSphere
8 24 (16.67%) IBM
9 23 (15.97%) Stakeholder Management
10 22 (15.28%) Linux
11 21 (14.58%) Windows
11 21 (14.58%) Microsoft
12 20 (13.89%) Internet
12 20 (13.89%) Zachman Framework
13 18 (12.50%) Retail
14 16 (11.11%) Project Management
14 16 (11.11%) SOA
14 16 (11.11%) UNIX
15 15 (10.42%) ITIL
15 15 (10.42%) DB2
15 15 (10.42%) Enterprise Software
16 14 (9.72%) C#
16 14 (9.72%) CRM
16 14 (9.72%) SharePoint
16 14 (9.72%) Mainframe
17 13 (9.03%) ASP.NET
17 13 (9.03%) Network Architecture
17 13 (9.03%) QA
18 12 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion

Lead Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Lead 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 Lead Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (17.36%) WebSphere
2 14 (9.72%) SharePoint
3 9 (6.25%) WebLogic
4 7 (4.86%) CMS
4 7 (4.86%) Oracle Service Bus
5 5 (3.47%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (2.78%) JCAPS
6 4 (2.78%) MQSeries
6 4 (2.78%) iPlanet
7 3 (2.08%) IIS
7 3 (2.08%) Apache
8 2 (1.39%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (1.39%) TeamSite
8 2 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.39%) WebSphere Process Server
8 2 (1.39%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.69%) FileNet
Applications
1 9 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.78%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (2.08%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (2.08%) SAP MM
2 3 (2.08%) SAP PP
3 2 (1.39%) Oracle SCM
3 2 (1.39%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.39%) RMDS
4 1 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.69%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.69%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.69%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.69%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.86%) Office 365
2 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (13.89%) Internet
2 8 (5.56%) NAS
3 7 (4.86%) SAN
3 7 (4.86%) Intranet
4 2 (1.39%) LAN
4 2 (1.39%) WAN
4 2 (1.39%) HTTP
4 2 (1.39%) FCoE
4 2 (1.39%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (1.39%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.42%) DB2
2 10 (6.94%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (6.94%) Oracle Database
3 8 (5.56%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.08%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (1.39%) HBase
6 2 (1.39%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.39%) Spotfire
6 2 (1.39%) QlikView
6 2 (1.39%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.39%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.69%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.69%) MySQL
7 1 (0.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Subversion
1 1 (0.69%) Mercurial
General
1 75 (52.08%) Finance
2 34 (23.61%) Banking
3 18 (12.50%) Retail
4 10 (6.94%) Telecoms
5 8 (5.56%) Investment Banking
5 8 (5.56%) Corporate Banking
6 7 (4.86%) Manufacturing
7 6 (4.17%) Law
8 5 (3.47%) Publishing
8 5 (3.47%) Marketing
9 3 (2.08%) Games
9 3 (2.08%) Advertising
9 3 (2.08%) Legal
10 1 (0.69%) Electronics
10 1 (0.69%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (20.14%) .NET
1 29 (20.14%) Middleware
2 13 (9.03%) ASP.NET
3 12 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 9 (6.25%) HTML
4 9 (6.25%) XML
4 9 (6.25%) .NET Framework
5 8 (5.56%) XSLT
6 7 (4.86%) CSS
6 7 (4.86%) SOAP
6 7 (4.86%) Silverlight
7 6 (4.17%) Web Services
7 6 (4.17%) JSON
8 3 (2.08%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (1.39%) Rendezvous
9 2 (1.39%) BAPI
10 1 (0.69%) Windows SharePoint Services
10 1 (0.69%) LAMP
10 1 (0.69%) J2EE
10 1 (0.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.42%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (9.72%) Mainframe
3 8 (5.56%) Hedge funds
4 7 (4.86%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.17%) N-Tier
6 4 (2.78%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (2.08%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.39%) Online Banking
8 2 (1.39%) DataPower
9 1 (0.69%) Blog
9 1 (0.69%) DTV
9 1 (0.69%) BBC
9 1 (0.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.28%) Linux
2 21 (14.58%) Windows
3 16 (11.11%) UNIX
4 5 (3.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (3.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.08%) Solaris
6 1 (0.69%) Android
6 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (25.69%) TOGAF
2 32 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
3 23 (15.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (13.89%) Zachman Framework
5 16 (11.11%) SOA
5 16 (11.11%) Project Management
6 15 (10.42%) ITIL
7 14 (9.72%) CRM
8 13 (9.03%) Network Architecture
9 11 (7.64%) Knowledge Management
9 11 (7.64%) E-Commerce
10 10 (6.94%) PRINCE2
11 9 (6.25%) ERP
11 9 (6.25%) Business Development
12 8 (5.56%) Wealth Management
12 8 (5.56%) Security Architecture
12 8 (5.56%) Risk Management
12 8 (5.56%) Asset Management
13 6 (4.17%) TDD
13 6 (4.17%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 14 (9.72%) C#
2 10 (6.94%) Java
3 9 (6.25%) SQL
4 6 (4.17%) T-SQL
4 6 (4.17%) VB
4 6 (4.17%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.08%) C
5 3 (2.08%) PHP
6 1 (0.69%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (0.69%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (0.69%) VCDX
2 1 (0.69%) NCDA
2 1 (0.69%) NCIE
2 1 (0.69%) VCAP
2 1 (0.69%) VTSP
2 1 (0.69%) ISEB
2 1 (0.69%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.03%) QA
2 1 (0.69%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.69%) TickIT
2 1 (0.69%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (3.47%) VMware ESX
1 5 (3.47%) vSphere
1 5 (3.47%) vCloud
2 2 (1.39%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.39%) SRDF
2 2 (1.39%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.39%) Tivoli
1 2 (1.39%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 42 (29.17%) Oracle
2 24 (16.67%) IBM
3 21 (14.58%) Microsoft
4 8 (5.56%) SAP
5 7 (4.86%) Cisco
6 5 (3.47%) Red Hat
6 5 (3.47%) VMware
7 4 (2.78%) JDA
7 4 (2.78%) Tumbleweed
7 4 (2.78%) Pega
8 3 (2.08%) EMC
8 3 (2.08%) Actimize
8 3 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.08%) Siebel
9 2 (1.39%) Sybase
9 2 (1.39%) Business Objects
9 2 (1.39%) HP
9 2 (1.39%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.39%) Intel
9 2 (1.39%) NetApp
Hampshire
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Posted: 2 days ago
Wales
Austin Fraser
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wales
Austin Fraser
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wales
Austin Fraser
Salary: £85000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Wales
Austin Fraser
Salary: £85000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus.
Posted: 4 days ago