The table below looks at the statistics 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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Solution Architect
Rank 792 805 772
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Solutions Architect 117 91 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.082% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.087% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 94 80 92
Average salary £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £100,000 £88,850
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

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
107607 104825 109929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.60% 94.71% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 89210 86198 94252
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 25 November 2014 within the UK.

Lead Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Solutions Architect
Top 30 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 25 November 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 +26 110 £75,000 -6.25% 20
London +40 69 £87,500 +6.06% 7
South East +10 30 £72,500 -3.33% 4
Hampshire -5 16 £73,500 - 1
Berkshire +4 6 £110,000 +37.50% 1
Reading +3 6 £110,000 +37.50%
East of England -5 6 £66,000 -26.66%
City of London -7 5 £97,500 +18.18% 2
West Sussex - 5 £70,000 -
Surbiton - 5 £55,000 -
Gatwick - 5 £70,000 -
Havant - 4 £72,500 -
Hertfordshire -16 3 £66,000 -26.66%
Portsmouth -22 3 £72,500 -
Essex - 3 £66,000 -
Scotland +3 2 £71,250 -8.06%
North West -8 2 £62,500 -19.35% 2
Kent 0 1 £75,000 -
Edinburgh -2 1 £72,500 -6.45%
West Midlands -6 1 £110,000 +29.41% 2
Birmingham -10 1 £110,000 +29.41% 2
Surrey -15 1 - - 2
West Yorkshire -29 1 £60,000 -
Yorkshire -36 1 £60,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £70,000 -
South West - 1 £70,000 - 4
Farnborough - 1 £75,000 -
Hook - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £70,000 -

Lead Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 85 (35.12%) Finance
2 84 (34.71%) TOGAF
3 68 (28.10%) Banking
4 67 (27.69%) Oracle
5 61 (25.21%) Java
6 55 (22.73%) Enterprise Architecture
7 52 (21.49%) SOA
8 48 (19.83%) Zachman Framework
9 40 (16.53%) Mentoring
10 35 (14.46%) Stakeholder Management
11 34 (14.05%) Agile Software Development
12 32 (13.22%) JavaScript
13 30 (12.40%) .NET
13 30 (12.40%) WebSphere
14 29 (11.98%) SQL
14 29 (11.98%) Windows
14 29 (11.98%) Coaching
15 28 (11.57%) WAN
15 28 (11.57%) Tomcat
15 28 (11.57%) SAN
16 27 (11.16%) Linux
16 27 (11.16%) E-Commerce
16 27 (11.16%) LAN
16 27 (11.16%) Retail
17 26 (10.74%) Middleware
17 26 (10.74%) Business Transformation
18 25 (10.33%) Telecoms
18 25 (10.33%) SAP
18 25 (10.33%) SQL Server
19 24 (9.92%) HTML

Lead Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 30 (12.40%) WebSphere
2 28 (11.57%) Tomcat
3 20 (8.26%) Apache
4 17 (7.02%) Oracle Coherence
4 17 (7.02%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 17 (7.02%) IIS
5 10 (4.13%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (4.13%) TeamSite
5 10 (4.13%) WebSphere Process Server
6 8 (3.31%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.48%) CMS
8 5 (2.07%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.65%) JBoss
10 2 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.41%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.41%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.41%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (2.07%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (7.02%) RMDS
2 16 (6.61%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (2.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.83%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.83%) SAP PP
4 2 (0.83%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.41%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.41%) Maximo
5 1 (0.41%) Endur
5 1 (0.41%) Findur
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.41%) SAP SCM
5 1 (0.41%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.41%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.24%) PaaS
1 3 (1.24%) IaaS
2 2 (0.83%) SaaS
3 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (11.57%) SAN
1 28 (11.57%) WAN
2 27 (11.16%) LAN
3 19 (7.85%) Internet
4 18 (7.44%) HTTP
5 17 (7.02%) NAS
5 17 (7.02%) FCoE
5 17 (7.02%) Fibre Channel
5 17 (7.02%) Multicast
6 3 (1.24%) RTP
7 1 (0.41%) RFID
7 1 (0.41%) Firewall
7 1 (0.41%) NFC
7 1 (0.41%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (10.33%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.02%) Hadoop
2 17 (7.02%) HBase
3 12 (4.96%) DB2
4 4 (1.65%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (1.24%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.24%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.41%) MySQL
6 1 (0.41%) Big Data
6 1 (0.41%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (0.41%) Siebel EIM
6 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.41%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (0.83%) Lombardi
2 1 (0.41%) JIRA
2 1 (0.41%) Selenium
2 1 (0.41%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.41%) Moq
2 1 (0.41%) Mockito
2 1 (0.41%) Ant
2 1 (0.41%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.41%) Subversion
General
1 85 (35.12%) Finance
2 68 (28.10%) Banking
3 27 (11.16%) Retail
4 25 (10.33%) Telecoms
5 19 (7.85%) Marketing
6 18 (7.44%) Investment Banking
7 14 (5.79%) Manufacturing
7 14 (5.79%) Back Office
8 6 (2.48%) Aerospace
9 4 (1.65%) Electronics
10 3 (1.24%) Billing
11 2 (0.83%) Publishing
11 2 (0.83%) Law
12 1 (0.41%) Legal
12 1 (0.41%) Front Office
12 1 (0.41%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (12.40%) .NET
2 26 (10.74%) Middleware
3 24 (9.92%) XML
3 24 (9.92%) HTML
4 18 (7.44%) XSLT
5 17 (7.02%) Rendezvous
6 16 (6.61%) Web Services
7 15 (6.20%) CSS
8 10 (4.13%) BAPI
9 8 (3.31%) Spring
9 8 (3.31%) J2EE
10 7 (2.89%) SOAP
10 7 (2.89%) Hibernate
10 7 (2.89%) XHTML
10 7 (2.89%) Java EE
11 6 (2.48%) Oracle Fusion
11 6 (2.48%) RESTful
12 5 (2.07%) JSP
13 4 (1.65%) Servlets
14 2 (0.83%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.85%) Online Banking
2 18 (7.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 11 (4.55%) Mobile Banking
4 10 (4.13%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.13%) DataPower
5 9 (3.72%) User Experience
6 8 (3.31%) Credit Risk
6 8 (3.31%) EMV
7 6 (2.48%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.48%) Derivative
7 6 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.65%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.65%) Open Source
8 4 (1.65%) DTV
9 2 (0.83%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.41%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.41%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.41%) Clustering
10 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 29 (11.98%) Windows
2 27 (11.16%) Linux
3 23 (9.50%) Solaris
4 8 (3.31%) Android
4 8 (3.31%) UNIX
5 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (34.71%) TOGAF
2 55 (22.73%) Enterprise Architecture
3 52 (21.49%) SOA
4 48 (19.83%) Zachman Framework
5 40 (16.53%) Mentoring
6 35 (14.46%) Stakeholder Management
7 34 (14.05%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (11.98%) Coaching
9 27 (11.16%) E-Commerce
10 26 (10.74%) Business Transformation
11 20 (8.26%) Project Planning
12 17 (7.02%) Benchmarking
12 17 (7.02%) Performance Tuning
13 15 (6.20%) Technical Architecture
14 13 (5.37%) Product Management
15 12 (4.96%) Programme Management
16 11 (4.55%) Migration
16 11 (4.55%) Analytics
17 10 (4.13%) Web Development
18 9 (3.72%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 61 (25.21%) Java
2 32 (13.22%) JavaScript
3 29 (11.98%) SQL
4 12 (4.96%) C#
5 7 (2.89%) Python
6 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.41%) C
6 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (4.55%) Degree
2 7 (2.89%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.07%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.72%) QA
2 3 (1.24%) COBIT
3 1 (0.41%) SLA
3 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (7.02%) NFS
1 17 (7.02%) Oracle RAC
1 17 (7.02%) SRDF
2 6 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.07%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (4.55%) Tivoli
2 10 (4.13%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (0.41%) MOM
3 1 (0.41%) Cacti
3 1 (0.41%) Puppet
3 1 (0.41%) nmon
Vendors
1 67 (27.69%) Oracle
2 25 (10.33%) SAP
3 24 (9.92%) Microsoft
4 22 (9.09%) IBM
5 20 (8.26%) TIBCO
6 19 (7.85%) Cisco
6 19 (7.85%) Sybase
7 18 (7.44%) NetApp
8 17 (7.02%) EMC
8 17 (7.02%) Intel
8 17 (7.02%) DataSynapse
8 17 (7.02%) 29West
9 10 (4.13%) LogLogic
9 10 (4.13%) Citrix
9 10 (4.13%) HP
10 6 (2.48%) VMware
11 4 (1.65%) Siebel
11 4 (1.65%) Business Objects
12 3 (1.24%) Informatica
12 3 (1.24%) JDA
Surrey
People Source
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + (Potentially higher)
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + £5K Car + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + £5K Car + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + £5K Car + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + £5K Car + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + £5K Car + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £110000 per annum + Competitive Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Central London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: up to £72,800 + excellent benefits package
Posted: 12 days ago
Central London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: up to £72,800 + excellent benefits package
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 25 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £72800 per annum + Substantial Bens.
Posted: 25 days ago