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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Solution Architect
Rank 769 775 719
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -56
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Solutions Architect 135 86 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.082% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.087% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 96 81 127
Average salary £75,000 £82,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £66,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £90,000 £86,000
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £80,000 £77,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%

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
107924 99127 110240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.46% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87419 82406 94006
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 0 130 £75,000 -9.09% 4
London -18 70 £85,000 -
South East +8 33 £76,000 -5.00% 3
Hampshire +5 19 £75,000 - 2
East of England - 18 £66,000 - 1
Hertfordshire - 17 £66,000 - 1
Berkshire -3 10 £90,000 +5.88% 1
Reading -6 9 £90,000 +5.88% 1
Havant - 6 £77,000 -
Birmingham +3 5 £90,000 +5.88%
West Midlands -23 5 £90,000 +5.88%
City of London -5 3 - -
Farnborough - 3 £75,000 -
Basingstoke - 3 - -
Hook - 2 £70,000 - 1
East Midlands - 2 £100,000 -
South West - 2 £70,000 -
West Sussex - 2 £72,500 -
Southampton 0 1 £75,000 -
Manchester -11 1 - -
Surrey -13 1 £55,000 +4.76%
North West -17 1 - -
Scotland -18 1 £70,000 -12.50%
Wiltshire - 1 £70,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £120,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £90,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £120,000 -
Bedford - 1 £52,500 -
Crawley - 1 £75,000 -
Gatwick - 1 £70,000 -

Lead Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (31.91%) Finance
2 57 (24.26%) Oracle
3 55 (23.40%) Java
4 53 (22.55%) TOGAF
5 49 (20.85%) Banking
6 44 (18.72%) SOA
7 38 (16.17%) .NET
8 33 (14.04%) Enterprise Architecture
8 33 (14.04%) Mentoring
9 32 (13.62%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (12.34%) Zachman Framework
11 28 (11.91%) JavaScript
11 28 (11.91%) SQL
11 28 (11.91%) SQL Server
11 28 (11.91%) Windows
12 27 (11.49%) Stakeholder Management
13 26 (11.06%) WebSphere
13 26 (11.06%) Telecoms
13 26 (11.06%) SAN
13 26 (11.06%) LAN
13 26 (11.06%) WAN
14 25 (10.64%) Tomcat
14 25 (10.64%) IBM
14 25 (10.64%) Retail
15 24 (10.21%) Middleware
15 24 (10.21%) Manufacturing
15 24 (10.21%) SAP
15 24 (10.21%) Coaching
16 23 (9.79%) XML
16 23 (9.79%) Linux

Lead Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 26 (11.06%) WebSphere
2 25 (10.64%) Tomcat
3 21 (8.94%) Apache
4 20 (8.51%) IIS
4 20 (8.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 20 (8.51%) Oracle Coherence
5 8 (3.40%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.55%) CMS
7 5 (2.13%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.43%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 6 (2.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 20 (8.51%) RMDS
2 11 (4.68%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (2.98%) SAP PP
3 7 (2.98%) Oracle SCM
4 5 (2.13%) SAP MM
5 4 (1.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.85%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.85%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.85%) SAP SD
6 2 (0.85%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.85%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.43%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.43%) SAP MDM
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.43%) SAP SCM
7 1 (0.43%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.43%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 26 (11.06%) SAN
1 26 (11.06%) LAN
1 26 (11.06%) WAN
2 21 (8.94%) HTTP
3 20 (8.51%) FCoE
3 20 (8.51%) Fibre Channel
3 20 (8.51%) NAS
3 20 (8.51%) Multicast
4 5 (2.13%) Internet
5 3 (1.28%) RTP
6 1 (0.43%) RFID
6 1 (0.43%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (11.91%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.51%) Hadoop
2 20 (8.51%) HBase
3 3 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (1.28%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.85%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.85%) Big Data
4 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (0.85%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.43%) Siebel EIM
5 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.43%) MySQL
5 1 (0.43%) DB2
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.43%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (0.85%) Lombardi
1 2 (0.85%) Subversion
2 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.43%) Ant
2 1 (0.43%) Selenium
2 1 (0.43%) JIRA
2 1 (0.43%) Moq
2 1 (0.43%) Mockito
2 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
General
1 75 (31.91%) Finance
2 49 (20.85%) Banking
3 26 (11.06%) Telecoms
4 25 (10.64%) Retail
5 24 (10.21%) Manufacturing
6 20 (8.51%) Marketing
7 4 (1.70%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.70%) Billing
7 4 (1.70%) Back Office
8 3 (1.28%) Electronics
9 2 (0.85%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.85%) Law
10 1 (0.43%) Legal
10 1 (0.43%) Advertising
10 1 (0.43%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (16.17%) .NET
2 24 (10.21%) Middleware
3 23 (9.79%) XML
3 23 (9.79%) HTML
4 21 (8.94%) XSLT
5 20 (8.51%) Rendezvous
6 9 (3.83%) CSS
6 9 (3.83%) Web Services
7 7 (2.98%) .NET Framework
7 7 (2.98%) Oracle Fusion
8 5 (2.13%) ASP.NET
8 5 (2.13%) J2EE
9 4 (1.70%) WCF
10 3 (1.28%) XHTML
10 3 (1.28%) SOAP
10 3 (1.28%) JSP
10 3 (1.28%) Spring
10 3 (1.28%) Java EE
11 2 (0.85%) RESTful
11 2 (0.85%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (3.83%) Credit Risk
1 9 (3.83%) EMV
2 8 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.98%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.55%) User Experience
4 6 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.55%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (2.13%) Online Banking
5 5 (2.13%) Open Source
6 4 (1.70%) Derivative
7 3 (1.28%) DTV
8 1 (0.43%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.43%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.43%) Life Science
8 1 (0.43%) Chemistry
8 1 (0.43%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.43%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 28 (11.91%) Windows
2 23 (9.79%) Linux
3 22 (9.36%) Solaris
4 6 (2.55%) Android
5 2 (0.85%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (22.55%) TOGAF
2 44 (18.72%) SOA
3 33 (14.04%) Enterprise Architecture
3 33 (14.04%) Mentoring
4 32 (13.62%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (12.34%) Zachman Framework
6 27 (11.49%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (10.21%) Coaching
8 20 (8.51%) Benchmarking
8 20 (8.51%) Performance Tuning
9 18 (7.66%) Technical Architecture
10 13 (5.53%) E-Commerce
10 13 (5.53%) Business Transformation
11 12 (5.11%) Knowledge Management
12 11 (4.68%) Product Management
12 11 (4.68%) Project Planning
12 11 (4.68%) Analytics
13 10 (4.26%) Project Management
13 10 (4.26%) Logistics
14 9 (3.83%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 55 (23.40%) Java
2 28 (11.91%) JavaScript
2 28 (11.91%) SQL
3 20 (8.51%) C#
4 4 (1.70%) Python
5 2 (0.85%) C
5 2 (0.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (4.26%) Degree
2 7 (2.98%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.13%) QA
2 3 (1.28%) COBIT
3 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (8.51%) NFS
1 20 (8.51%) SRDF
1 20 (8.51%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (2.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.43%) MOM
Vendors
1 57 (24.26%) Oracle
2 25 (10.64%) IBM
3 24 (10.21%) SAP
4 23 (9.79%) TIBCO
5 21 (8.94%) Sybase
6 20 (8.51%) Cisco
6 20 (8.51%) EMC
6 20 (8.51%) Intel
6 20 (8.51%) NetApp
6 20 (8.51%) DataSynapse
6 20 (8.51%) 29West
7 18 (7.66%) Microsoft
8 11 (4.68%) JDA
9 7 (2.98%) VMware
10 6 (2.55%) Citrix
11 4 (1.70%) Siebel
12 3 (1.28%) Informatica
12 3 (1.28%) Business Objects
13 2 (0.85%) JBoss
13 2 (0.85%) Cognos
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