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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Solution Architect
Rank 811 786 790
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Solutions Architect 86 119 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.079% 0.10% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.11% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 72 96 89
Average salary £87,500 £85,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,700 £59,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £110,000 £90,500
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £75,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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
102980 110053 102274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.49% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85256 89729 84642
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 £38,500
% 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 4 August 2015 within the UK.

Lead Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Solutions Architect
Top 20 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 4 August 2015. 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 -11 86 £87,500 +2.94% 10
London +9 49 £90,000 - 5
South East +10 18 £75,000 -1.31% 1
Berkshire +14 14 £75,000 -15.49%
West Midlands -7 11 - - 1
Coventry - 11 - -
Yorkshire - 6 £62,500 -
City of London +32 3 £92,500 +8.82% 2
Hampshire +3 3 £50,000 -34.21% 1
Waterlooville - 3 £50,000 -
Bedford +4 1 £100,000 +90.47%
Buckinghamshire -2 1 £95,000 +35.71%
Bedfordshire -2 1 £100,000 +90.47%
Reading -6 1 £90,000 -
Milton Keynes -8 1 £95,000 +5.55%
East of England -12 1 £100,000 +51.51%
North West - 1 £60,000 - 1
Sheffield - 1 £102,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £102,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £60,000 -

Lead Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

1 166 (73.13%) Finance
2 82 (36.12%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (35.68%) Oracle
4 71 (31.28%) WebSphere
5 63 (27.75%) IBM
6 62 (27.31%) Middleware
7 60 (26.43%) Windows
8 56 (24.67%) Linux
8 56 (24.67%) LAN
8 56 (24.67%) WAN
8 56 (24.67%) SAN
9 55 (24.23%) HTTP
9 55 (24.23%) Apache
9 55 (24.23%) Solaris
10 54 (23.79%) Tomcat
10 54 (23.79%) Intel
10 54 (23.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 53 (23.35%) Cisco
11 53 (23.35%) IIS
12 52 (22.91%) NFS
12 52 (22.91%) EMC
12 52 (22.91%) NetApp
12 52 (22.91%) Benchmarking
12 52 (22.91%) Oracle Coherence
12 52 (22.91%) NAS
12 52 (22.91%) SRDF
12 52 (22.91%) FCoE
12 52 (22.91%) Fibre Channel
12 52 (22.91%) Performance Tuning
12 52 (22.91%) Multicast

Lead Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 71 (31.28%) WebSphere
2 55 (24.23%) Apache
3 54 (23.79%) Tomcat
3 54 (23.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 53 (23.35%) IIS
5 52 (22.91%) Oracle Coherence
6 11 (4.85%) WebSphere Process Server
6 11 (4.85%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (3.52%) Joomla!
8 6 (2.64%) NServiceBus
9 3 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (1.32%) Drupal
10 2 (0.88%) WordPress
10 2 (0.88%) Node.js
10 2 (0.88%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (0.88%) PegaRULES
10 2 (0.88%) JBoss
10 2 (0.88%) Commerce Server
10 2 (0.88%) CMS
10 2 (0.88%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 27 (11.89%) RMDS
2 22 (9.69%) SAP FI/CO
2 22 (9.69%) SAP CO
2 22 (9.69%) SAP FI
3 13 (5.73%) SAP SCM
3 13 (5.73%) SAP LE
3 13 (5.73%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.44%) Magento
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.44%) Endur
4 1 (0.44%) Findur
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.88%) SaaS
4 1 (0.44%) PaaS
4 1 (0.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (24.67%) LAN
1 56 (24.67%) WAN
1 56 (24.67%) SAN
2 55 (24.23%) HTTP
3 52 (22.91%) NAS
3 52 (22.91%) FCoE
3 52 (22.91%) Fibre Channel
3 52 (22.91%) Multicast
4 25 (11.01%) iSCSI
5 10 (4.41%) Internet
6 2 (0.88%) Firewall
6 2 (0.88%) BIG-IP
6 2 (0.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (0.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (0.88%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.44%) DNS
7 1 (0.44%) SSL
7 1 (0.44%) SMTP
7 1 (0.44%) VoIP
7 1 (0.44%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (22.47%) SQL Server
2 37 (16.30%) DB2
3 29 (12.78%) Data Warehouse
4 27 (11.89%) HBase
4 27 (11.89%) Hadoop
5 7 (3.08%) OLTP
5 7 (3.08%) OLAP
5 7 (3.08%) Oracle OLAP
6 5 (2.20%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.20%) Riak
7 3 (1.32%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.32%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.88%) Big Data
8 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.44%) MySQL
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (0.88%) Subversion
2 1 (0.44%) Maven
2 1 (0.44%) ReSharper
2 1 (0.44%) Fiddler
2 1 (0.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.44%) Ant
2 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 166 (73.13%) Finance
2 35 (15.42%) Banking
3 14 (6.17%) Manufacturing
4 13 (5.73%) Automotive
5 11 (4.85%) Retail
6 10 (4.41%) Marketing
7 9 (3.96%) Corporate Banking
8 5 (2.20%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.76%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.32%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.44%) Front Office
12 1 (0.44%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (27.31%) Middleware
2 36 (15.86%) HTML
2 36 (15.86%) XML
3 29 (12.78%) XSLT
4 28 (12.33%) .NET
5 27 (11.89%) Rendezvous
5 27 (11.89%) Ultra Messaging
6 15 (6.61%) WCF
6 15 (6.61%) Web Services
7 11 (4.85%) ASP.NET
8 9 (3.96%) BAPI
8 9 (3.96%) HTML5
9 8 (3.52%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (3.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (2.64%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (2.64%) J2EE
12 5 (2.20%) LAMP
13 4 (1.76%) jQuery
13 4 (1.76%) Oracle Fusion
14 3 (1.32%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 31 (13.66%) Mainframe
2 14 (6.17%) Mobile Banking
3 13 (5.73%) Online Banking
4 11 (4.85%) DataPower
5 9 (3.96%) Clustering
5 9 (3.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 6 (2.64%) Equities
6 6 (2.64%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.64%) Fixed Income
7 5 (2.20%) Derivative
7 5 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.32%) Credit Risk
8 3 (1.32%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.88%) SWIFT
9 2 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.88%) FMCG
10 1 (0.44%) DTV
10 1 (0.44%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.44%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.44%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 60 (26.43%) Windows
2 56 (24.67%) Linux
3 55 (24.23%) Solaris
4 2 (0.88%) UNIX
4 2 (0.88%) AIX
4 2 (0.88%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 2 (0.88%) SUSE
4 2 (0.88%) Debian
4 2 (0.88%) Ubuntu
4 2 (0.88%) VME
4 2 (0.88%) CentOS
4 2 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.44%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (36.12%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (22.91%) Benchmarking
2 52 (22.91%) Performance Tuning
3 37 (16.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (12.33%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (11.01%) Enterprise Architecture
6 22 (9.69%) Risk Management
7 21 (9.25%) SOA
8 20 (8.81%) E-Commerce
9 19 (8.37%) TOGAF
9 19 (8.37%) Line Management
9 19 (8.37%) Mentoring
10 18 (7.93%) Logistics
11 15 (6.61%) Zachman Framework
11 15 (6.61%) Software Architecture
12 14 (6.17%) Open Source
12 14 (6.17%) MVC
13 13 (5.73%) Change Management
13 13 (5.73%) Procure-to-pay
13 13 (5.73%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 47 (20.70%) Java
2 38 (16.74%) SQL
3 31 (13.66%) JavaScript
4 24 (10.57%) C#
5 9 (3.96%) PHP
6 7 (3.08%) Python
7 6 (2.64%) C++
8 5 (2.20%) ABAP
9 4 (1.76%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.32%) VB
10 3 (1.32%) COBOL
10 3 (1.32%) VB6
11 2 (0.88%) Korn
11 2 (0.88%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.88%) R
11 2 (0.88%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.88%) Jython
11 2 (0.88%) Perl
12 1 (0.44%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (0.44%) MCSE
1 1 (0.44%) CCNP
1 1 (0.44%) CISSP
1 1 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (0.44%) CISM
1 1 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (0.88%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.44%) COBIT
System Software
1 52 (22.91%) NFS
1 52 (22.91%) SRDF
2 28 (12.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (11.89%) KVM
3 27 (11.89%) Xen
3 27 (11.89%) Oracle RAC
4 25 (11.01%) Hyper-V
5 5 (2.20%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.88%) VMware Server
6 2 (0.88%) vSphere
6 2 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.88%) pfSense
6 2 (0.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (3.96%) TeamSite
1 9 (3.96%) Tivoli
1 9 (3.96%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 81 (35.68%) Oracle
2 63 (27.75%) IBM
3 54 (23.79%) Intel
4 53 (23.35%) Cisco
5 52 (22.91%) EMC
5 52 (22.91%) NetApp
6 31 (13.66%) Microsoft
7 28 (12.33%) TIBCO
7 28 (12.33%) VMware
8 27 (11.89%) DataSynapse
8 27 (11.89%) Salesforce.com
8 27 (11.89%) Sybase
8 27 (11.89%) SAP
9 9 (3.96%) HP
9 9 (3.96%) LogLogic
10 6 (2.64%) Citrix
11 5 (2.20%) CA
12 2 (0.88%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.88%) Siebel
12 2 (0.88%) Endeca
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