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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Solution Architect
Rank 779 826 762
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -64
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Solutions Architect 120 79 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.072% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.077% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 101 69 87
Average salary £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +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
105270 103197 109388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.69% 94.68% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 87760 83673 94207
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £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 22 December 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 22 December 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 +35 115 £75,000 -3.22% 4
London +16 76 £82,500 - 1
South East +5 24 £72,500 -3.33% 2
City of London +8 15 £72,800 -11.75% 1
Hampshire -12 13 £72,500 -
West Midlands -16 5 £82,500 -2.94% 1
East of England -19 5 £66,000 -26.66%
Surbiton - 5 £55,000 -
Havant - 4 £72,500 -
Berkshire +17 3 £91,250 +21.66%
Reading -3 3 £91,250 +21.66%
Portsmouth -14 3 £72,500 -
Essex - 3 £66,000 -
Gatwick - 3 £70,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £55,000 -
West Sussex - 3 £70,000 -
Hertfordshire -20 2 £70,500 -21.66%
North West - 2 £62,500 -
High Wycombe - 2 £68,750 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 £68,750 - 1
Scotland +4 1 £72,500 -3.33%
Edinburgh -6 1 £72,500 -3.33%
West Yorkshire -12 1 £60,000 -
Surrey -13 1 - - 1
Yorkshire -25 1 £60,000 -
Kent - 1 £75,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £55,000 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £70,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £55,000 -

Lead Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 98 (37.55%) Finance
2 89 (34.10%) TOGAF
3 82 (31.42%) Banking
4 72 (27.59%) Oracle
5 59 (22.61%) Enterprise Architecture
6 55 (21.07%) Java
7 54 (20.69%) SOA
7 54 (20.69%) Mentoring
8 52 (19.92%) Zachman Framework
9 44 (16.86%) Agile Software Development
10 43 (16.48%) Stakeholder Management
11 35 (13.41%) Retail
12 34 (13.03%) Online Banking
12 34 (13.03%) Internet
13 32 (12.26%) E-Commerce
13 32 (12.26%) WebSphere
13 32 (12.26%) Coaching
14 31 (11.88%) SAP
15 30 (11.49%) SQL
16 29 (11.11%) Windows
17 28 (10.73%) JavaScript
17 28 (10.73%) WAN
17 28 (10.73%) SAN
17 28 (10.73%) Business Transformation
18 27 (10.34%) LAN
18 27 (10.34%) Middleware
18 27 (10.34%) Tomcat
19 26 (9.96%) Linux
19 26 (9.96%) Microsoft
20 25 (9.58%) Investment Banking

Lead Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 32 (12.26%) WebSphere
2 27 (10.34%) Tomcat
3 18 (6.90%) Apache
4 15 (5.75%) Oracle Coherence
4 15 (5.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 15 (5.75%) IIS
5 14 (5.36%) WebSphere Application Server
5 14 (5.36%) TeamSite
5 14 (5.36%) WebSphere Process Server
6 6 (2.30%) CMS
6 6 (2.30%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.92%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.53%) JBoss
9 3 (1.15%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.15%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.38%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (1.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (6.13%) Oracle Applications
2 13 (4.98%) RMDS
3 8 (3.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (1.15%) SAP SCM
4 3 (1.15%) SAP HR
4 3 (1.15%) SAP CO
4 3 (1.15%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (1.15%) SAP FI
4 3 (1.15%) SAP LE
5 2 (0.77%) SAP HCM
5 2 (0.77%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.38%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.38%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.38%) Endur
6 1 (0.38%) Findur
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.38%) SAP MDM
6 1 (0.38%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.92%) PaaS
1 5 (1.92%) IaaS
2 2 (0.77%) SaaS
3 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (13.03%) Internet
2 28 (10.73%) WAN
2 28 (10.73%) SAN
3 27 (10.34%) LAN
4 16 (6.13%) HTTP
5 15 (5.75%) NAS
5 15 (5.75%) FCoE
5 15 (5.75%) Fibre Channel
5 15 (5.75%) Multicast
6 3 (1.15%) RTP
7 2 (0.77%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.38%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.38%) RFID
8 1 (0.38%) Firewall
8 1 (0.38%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (9.58%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.66%) DB2
3 13 (4.98%) Hadoop
3 13 (4.98%) HBase
4 4 (1.53%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.15%) Big Data
5 3 (1.15%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.15%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.77%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (0.77%) OLAP
6 2 (0.77%) OLTP
7 1 (0.38%) MySQL
7 1 (0.38%) Siebel EIM
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.38%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.38%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 2 (0.77%) Lombardi
1 2 (0.77%) JUnit
2 1 (0.38%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.38%) Subversion
2 1 (0.38%) Ant
2 1 (0.38%) JIRA
2 1 (0.38%) Selenium
2 1 (0.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.38%) Moq
2 1 (0.38%) Mockito
General
1 98 (37.55%) Finance
2 82 (31.42%) Banking
3 35 (13.41%) Retail
4 25 (9.58%) Investment Banking
5 21 (8.05%) Telecoms
6 20 (7.66%) Marketing
7 18 (6.90%) Manufacturing
7 18 (6.90%) Back Office
8 6 (2.30%) Aerospace
9 5 (1.92%) Electronics
9 5 (1.92%) Retail Banking
10 4 (1.53%) Automotive
11 3 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (1.15%) Billing
12 2 (0.77%) Publishing
12 2 (0.77%) Local Government
12 2 (0.77%) Law
13 1 (0.38%) Legal
13 1 (0.38%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (10.34%) Middleware
2 23 (8.81%) .NET
3 21 (8.05%) HTML
3 21 (8.05%) XML
4 19 (7.28%) Web Services
5 15 (5.75%) CSS
6 14 (5.36%) XSLT
6 14 (5.36%) BAPI
7 13 (4.98%) Rendezvous
8 10 (3.83%) Spring
9 9 (3.45%) J2EE
10 8 (3.07%) XHTML
10 8 (3.07%) SOAP
10 8 (3.07%) Hibernate
10 8 (3.07%) Java EE
11 7 (2.68%) RESTful
12 6 (2.30%) Oracle Fusion
13 5 (1.92%) JSP
14 4 (1.53%) Servlets
15 2 (0.77%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 34 (13.03%) Online Banking
2 22 (8.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 15 (5.75%) Mobile Banking
4 14 (5.36%) DataPower
5 12 (4.60%) Management Information System
6 9 (3.45%) User Experience
7 8 (3.07%) Credit Risk
7 8 (3.07%) EMV
8 7 (2.68%) Derivative
8 7 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (2.30%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.92%) DTV
10 5 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.53%) Visualisation
11 4 (1.53%) Open Source
12 3 (1.15%) Clustering
13 2 (0.77%) Mobile App
14 1 (0.38%) Data Integration
14 1 (0.38%) FMCG
14 1 (0.38%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 29 (11.11%) Windows
2 26 (9.96%) Linux
3 22 (8.43%) Solaris
4 9 (3.45%) UNIX
5 8 (3.07%) Android
6 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (34.10%) TOGAF
2 59 (22.61%) Enterprise Architecture
3 54 (20.69%) SOA
3 54 (20.69%) Mentoring
4 52 (19.92%) Zachman Framework
5 44 (16.86%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (16.48%) Stakeholder Management
7 32 (12.26%) E-Commerce
7 32 (12.26%) Coaching
8 28 (10.73%) Business Transformation
9 21 (8.05%) Project Planning
10 16 (6.13%) Web Development
11 15 (5.75%) Migration
11 15 (5.75%) Benchmarking
11 15 (5.75%) Performance Tuning
12 13 (4.98%) Programme Management
12 13 (4.98%) Product Management
12 13 (4.98%) Technical Architecture
13 11 (4.21%) Scrum
13 11 (4.21%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 55 (21.07%) Java
2 30 (11.49%) SQL
3 28 (10.73%) JavaScript
4 9 (3.45%) C#
5 7 (2.68%) Python
6 1 (0.38%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.38%) C
6 1 (0.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (5.36%) Degree
2 5 (1.92%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.15%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.38%) CISM
4 1 (0.38%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.45%) QA
2 4 (1.53%) COBIT
3 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.38%) SLA
3 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (5.75%) NFS
1 15 (5.75%) Oracle RAC
1 15 (5.75%) SRDF
2 6 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.92%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.15%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.77%) Xen
5 2 (0.77%) KVM
Systems Management
1 15 (5.75%) Tivoli
2 14 (5.36%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (0.38%) MOM
3 1 (0.38%) Cacti
3 1 (0.38%) Puppet
3 1 (0.38%) nmon
Vendors
1 72 (27.59%) Oracle
2 31 (11.88%) SAP
3 26 (9.96%) Microsoft
4 20 (7.66%) IBM
5 17 (6.51%) Cisco
6 16 (6.13%) NetApp
6 16 (6.13%) TIBCO
7 15 (5.75%) EMC
7 15 (5.75%) Intel
7 15 (5.75%) Sybase
8 14 (5.36%) HP
8 14 (5.36%) Citrix
8 14 (5.36%) LogLogic
9 13 (4.98%) 29West
9 13 (4.98%) DataSynapse
10 6 (2.30%) VMware
11 4 (1.53%) Siebel
11 4 (1.53%) Business Objects
12 3 (1.15%) Lotus
12 3 (1.15%) Informatica
Surrey
People Source
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + (Potentially higher)
Posted: 6 days ago
High Wycombe
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £600.00 - £700.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Exec Car + extensive benefits
Posted: 19 days ago