The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Solution Architect
Rank 749 763 808
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Solutions Architect 147 118 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.11% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.11% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 94 74 65
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 £65,000 £65,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £90,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £80,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%

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
107752 102864 107643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.55% 94.57% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 88108 85518 91703
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £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%

Senior Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Solutions Architect
Salary Trend

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

Senior Solutions Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Solutions Architect over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 within the UK.

Senior Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior 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 Senior Solutions Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 24 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +20 134 £76,250 -4.68% 16
London +31 74 £82,500 +3.12% 10
South East +4 34 £70,000 -12.50% 4
Berkshire +12 28 £70,000 -20.00% 3
Reading +14 25 £70,000 -17.64% 1
City of London +4 15 £77,500 -6.06%
East of England -13 9 £70,000 -
West Midlands -13 7 £70,000 -11.11% 1
Hertfordshire -15 7 £70,000 -
Surrey -1 6 £72,500 +20.83%
Birmingham -9 6 £70,000 -11.11%
South West -24 6 £62,500 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 6 £70,000 -
North West -19 5 £52,000 -38.82%
Manchester -2 4 £52,000 -38.82%
Rochdale - 4 £52,000 -
Scotland - 4 £75,000 -
East Midlands +5 3 £72,500 -14.70%
Staines +4 3 £72,500 -19.44%
Northamptonshire - 3 £72,500 -
Wiltshire - 3 £87,500 -
Edinburgh - 3 £75,000 -
Northampton - 2 £72,500 -
Harrow - 2 - -
Somerset - 2 £47,500 -
Swindon - 2 £91,250 -
Essex - 2 £80,000 -
County Antrim +6 1 £75,000 +25.00%
Belfast +5 1 £75,000 +25.00%
Northern Ireland +2 1 £75,000 +25.00%

Senior Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 82 (28.18%) Degree
2 78 (26.80%) SOA
3 75 (25.77%) Finance
4 70 (24.05%) Oracle
5 60 (20.62%) TOGAF
6 48 (16.49%) Agile Software Development
6 48 (16.49%) SAP
7 46 (15.81%) Web Services
8 44 (15.12%) Microsoft
9 42 (14.43%) .NET
9 42 (14.43%) SharePoint
10 41 (14.09%) Java
11 39 (13.40%) Windows
11 39 (13.40%) Project Management
12 38 (13.06%) Marketing
13 37 (12.71%) Telecoms
14 36 (12.37%) Internet
15 35 (12.03%) Banking
16 34 (11.68%) Migration
17 32 (11.00%) Enterprise Architecture
18 31 (10.65%) CRM
19 30 (10.31%) JavaScript
19 30 (10.31%) Zachman Framework
20 29 (9.97%) EMC
21 27 (9.28%) Business Intelligence
21 27 (9.28%) Scrum
22 26 (8.93%) WebSphere
23 25 (8.59%) Cisco
23 25 (8.59%) ERP
24 24 (8.25%) Technical Architecture

Senior Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 42 (14.43%) SharePoint
2 26 (8.93%) WebSphere
3 17 (5.84%) SharePoint Server
4 16 (5.50%) SharePoint 2010
5 14 (4.81%) Apache
6 13 (4.47%) WebLogic
7 12 (4.12%) Tomcat
7 12 (4.12%) WebLogic Portal
8 9 (3.09%) CMS
9 8 (2.75%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.69%) IIS
12 1 (0.34%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.34%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (6.53%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (1.37%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.41%) SAP AFS
2 4 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.03%) SAP R/3
3 3 (1.03%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.69%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.53%) SaaS
2 18 (6.19%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.69%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.69%) PaaS
5 2 (0.69%) IaaS
5 2 (0.69%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.34%) LucidChart
6 1 (0.34%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 36 (12.37%) Internet
2 23 (7.90%) 4G
3 20 (6.87%) 3G
4 14 (4.81%) Broadband
5 13 (4.47%) HTTP
6 12 (4.12%) AMQP
7 9 (3.09%) TCP/IP
8 8 (2.75%) SAN
9 7 (2.41%) WAN
9 7 (2.41%) LAN
10 5 (1.72%) iSCSI
11 4 (1.37%) NAS
11 4 (1.37%) SNMP
11 4 (1.37%) IPsec
11 4 (1.37%) VoLTE
12 3 (1.03%) VPN
13 2 (0.69%) 2G
13 2 (0.69%) LTE
13 2 (0.69%) 3GPP
14 1 (0.34%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (7.56%) Big Data
2 17 (5.84%) EDRMS
3 14 (4.81%) Oracle BI EE
3 14 (4.81%) MySQL
3 14 (4.81%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (4.81%) Oracle Database
4 12 (4.12%) SQL Server
5 10 (3.44%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.75%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 8 (2.75%) RDBMS
7 7 (2.41%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (2.41%) Oracle ODI
8 6 (2.06%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (2.06%) Spotfire
8 6 (2.06%) QlikView
8 6 (2.06%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.69%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.69%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (2.06%) Lombardi
2 5 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.34%) Toad
3 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.34%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 75 (25.77%) Finance
2 38 (13.06%) Marketing
3 37 (12.71%) Telecoms
4 35 (12.03%) Banking
5 21 (7.22%) Retail
6 16 (5.50%) Back Office
6 16 (5.50%) Legal
7 14 (4.81%) Manufacturing
7 14 (4.81%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (2.75%) Law
9 5 (1.72%) German Language
10 3 (1.03%) Retail Banking
10 3 (1.03%) Automotive
11 1 (0.34%) Front Office
11 1 (0.34%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (15.81%) Web Services
2 42 (14.43%) .NET
3 23 (7.90%) XML
4 21 (7.22%) J2EE
4 21 (7.22%) Middleware
5 15 (5.15%) HTML
6 14 (4.81%) LAMP
6 14 (4.81%) CSS
7 12 (4.12%) ActiveMQ
7 12 (4.12%) RabbitMQ
8 11 (3.78%) ASP.NET
9 10 (3.44%) Silverlight
10 8 (2.75%) XHTML
11 6 (2.06%) SOAP
11 6 (2.06%) Oracle Fusion
11 6 (2.06%) WSDL
11 6 (2.06%) Java EE
12 5 (1.72%) RESTful
12 5 (1.72%) REST
13 4 (1.37%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.22%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.19%) Life Science
3 17 (5.84%) FMCG
3 17 (5.84%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (5.84%) Taxonomies
4 15 (5.15%) Open Source
5 14 (4.81%) Smartphone
5 14 (4.81%) N-Tier
6 13 (4.47%) Clustering
7 12 (4.12%) Symmetrix
7 12 (4.12%) RIA
8 10 (3.44%) iPhone
8 10 (3.44%) Computer Science
9 8 (2.75%) User Experience
10 7 (2.41%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.72%) Credit Risk
11 5 (1.72%) APACS
11 5 (1.72%) EMV
12 4 (1.37%) NHS
12 4 (1.37%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (13.40%) Windows
2 20 (6.87%) Linux
3 17 (5.84%) Solaris
4 14 (4.81%) Android
5 5 (1.72%) UNIX
6 4 (1.37%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.37%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.69%) AIX
7 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.69%) Debian
8 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (26.80%) SOA
2 60 (20.62%) TOGAF
3 48 (16.49%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (13.40%) Project Management
5 34 (11.68%) Migration
6 32 (11.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 31 (10.65%) CRM
8 30 (10.31%) Zachman Framework
9 27 (9.28%) Business Intelligence
9 27 (9.28%) Scrum
10 25 (8.59%) ERP
11 24 (8.25%) Technical Architecture
12 23 (7.90%) Analytics
13 22 (7.56%) ITIL
13 22 (7.56%) UML
14 19 (6.53%) Stakeholder Management
15 18 (6.19%) Validation
15 18 (6.19%) Content Management
15 18 (6.19%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 17 (5.84%) Metadata Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (14.09%) Java
2 30 (10.31%) JavaScript
3 23 (7.90%) SQL
4 12 (4.12%) Perl
4 12 (4.12%) PHP
4 12 (4.12%) Ruby
5 7 (2.41%) C++
5 7 (2.41%) Python
6 4 (1.37%) C#
7 2 (0.69%) C
Qualifications
1 82 (28.18%) Degree
2 24 (8.25%) Security Cleared
3 23 (7.90%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.03%) HNC
5 3 (1.03%) HND
6 2 (0.69%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.34%) CCNP
7 1 (0.34%) CCNA
7 1 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.34%) CWNA
7 1 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.87%) ISO 9001
2 18 (6.19%) QA
3 5 (1.72%) COBIT
4 2 (0.69%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (6.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (3.09%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.37%) VMware ESX
3 4 (1.37%) vSphere
3 4 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (1.37%) vCloud
4 1 (0.34%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.34%) XenApp
4 1 (0.34%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (1.37%) SCOM
1 4 (1.37%) OpenNMS
1 4 (1.37%) Oracle EDQ
2 2 (0.69%) SCCM
2 2 (0.69%) Puppet
2 2 (0.69%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 70 (24.05%) Oracle
2 48 (16.49%) SAP
3 44 (15.12%) Microsoft
4 29 (9.97%) EMC
5 25 (8.59%) Cisco
6 23 (7.90%) VMware
7 18 (6.19%) Siebel
8 17 (5.84%) Open Text
9 16 (5.50%) IBM
10 14 (4.81%) Informatica
11 12 (4.12%) F5
12 7 (2.41%) HP
13 6 (2.06%) Business Objects
13 6 (2.06%) Tableau
14 5 (1.72%) Brocade
14 5 (1.72%) Citrix
15 4 (1.37%) Hitachi
15 4 (1.37%) Dell
15 4 (1.37%) Adobe
15 4 (1.37%) Acronis
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