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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Solution Architect
Rank 821 786 801
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Solutions Architect 69 135 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.11% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.12% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 54 107 65
Average salary £82,500 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £57,500 £56,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £80,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £82,000 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+17.14% +12.00%

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
103340 111175 103885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.44% 94.51% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 85358 91120 86565
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 £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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 7 July 2015 within the UK.

Senior Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Solutions Architect
Top 28 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 7 July 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 -36 66 £82,500 +17.85% 12
London +25 30 £90,000 +20.00% 6
South East +12 20 £82,500 +17.85% 5
Surrey +21 14 £82,500 +17.85% 4
Redhill +5 7 £82,500 +17.85%
Hertfordshire -5 6 £102,500 +46.42%
East of England -8 6 £102,500 +46.42%
City of London +39 5 £77,500 - 3
Yorkshire -2 5 £62,500 +4.16% 1
West Yorkshire -7 5 £62,500 +4.16% 1
Bradford - 4 £62,500 - 1
Hampshire +2 3 £70,000 +2.94%
Berkshire -19 2 - - 1
East Midlands - 2 £60,000 -
Guildford +11 1 £95,000 +22.58%
Scotland +9 1 - -
Glasgow +5 1 - -
Crawley +3 1 £75,000 -
West Sussex +2 1 £75,000 -
Havant -6 1 - -
Reading -11 1 - -
South West -18 1 - -
Birmingham -28 1 - -
West Midlands -30 1 - -
Hook - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 - -
Staines - 1 - -
Watford - 1 £85,000 -

Senior Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 63 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (30.35%) Java
3 59 (29.35%) TOGAF
4 48 (23.88%) Oracle
5 43 (21.39%) Degree
6 38 (18.91%) SOA
7 33 (16.42%) Finance
8 26 (12.94%) Enterprise Software
9 25 (12.44%) Zachman Framework
10 22 (10.95%) XML
10 22 (10.95%) Waterfall
11 21 (10.45%) Analytics
11 21 (10.45%) WAN
11 21 (10.45%) LAN
12 20 (9.95%) Web Services
13 19 (9.45%) MPLS
13 19 (9.45%) Strategic Planning
13 19 (9.45%) Enterprise Architecture
13 19 (9.45%) Marketing
14 18 (8.96%) Finite Element Analysis
14 18 (8.96%) DoDAF
14 18 (8.96%) Technical Architecture
14 18 (8.96%) Retail
14 18 (8.96%) E-Commerce
14 18 (8.96%) SDLC
15 17 (8.46%) HTML
15 17 (8.46%) Load Balancing
16 16 (7.96%) Project Management
16 16 (7.96%) Kalman Filter
16 16 (7.96%) Big Data

Senior Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 12 (5.97%) WebSphere
2 8 (3.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 6 (2.99%) Mule
3 6 (2.99%) Apache
4 5 (2.49%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.99%) JBoss
5 4 (1.99%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.49%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (1.49%) MQSeries
7 2 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.00%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.00%) Lync
7 2 (1.00%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.50%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.50%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (2.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.00%) MS Office
3 1 (0.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (3.98%) WebTrends
1 8 (3.98%) Magento
2 2 (1.00%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.50%) Primavera
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.47%) SaaS
2 12 (5.97%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (3.98%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.99%) PaaS
4 6 (2.99%) IaaS
5 4 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.50%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.45%) LAN
1 21 (10.45%) WAN
2 19 (9.45%) MPLS
3 6 (2.99%) Internet
4 2 (1.00%) SAN
4 2 (1.00%) Wireless
4 2 (1.00%) IP Telephony
4 2 (1.00%) Network Security
4 2 (1.00%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.00%) DPNSS
4 2 (1.00%) Firewall
4 2 (1.00%) ISDN
4 2 (1.00%) VoIP
4 2 (1.00%) VPN
4 2 (1.00%) PSTN
5 1 (0.50%) 3GPP
5 1 (0.50%) LDAP
5 1 (0.50%) Broadband
5 1 (0.50%) GPRS
5 1 (0.50%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.96%) Big Data
2 9 (4.48%) MySQL
2 9 (4.48%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.48%) Oracle Database
3 7 (3.48%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.99%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (2.99%) NoSQL
4 6 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (2.99%) Hadoop
5 5 (2.49%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (1.49%) DB2
7 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.00%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.50%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 3 (1.49%) Maven
1 3 (1.49%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.50%) JIRA
2 1 (0.50%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.50%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.50%) Bugzilla
2 1 (0.50%) Subversion
General
1 33 (16.42%) Finance
2 19 (9.45%) Marketing
3 18 (8.96%) Retail
4 11 (5.47%) Banking
5 10 (4.98%) Telecoms
6 7 (3.48%) Billing
7 4 (1.99%) Back Office
8 3 (1.49%) Automotive
9 2 (1.00%) Legal
9 2 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.00%) Front Office
10 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.50%) Law
10 1 (0.50%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.95%) XML
2 20 (9.95%) Web Services
3 17 (8.46%) HTML
4 13 (6.47%) .NET
5 10 (4.98%) CSS
6 8 (3.98%) Middleware
6 8 (3.98%) Spring
7 7 (3.48%) FIX Protocol
7 7 (3.48%) REST
8 6 (2.99%) OpenID
8 6 (2.99%) RabbitMQ
8 6 (2.99%) Spring MVC
8 6 (2.99%) OAuth
8 6 (2.99%) ActiveMQ
8 6 (2.99%) XML Schema
8 6 (2.99%) SAML
9 5 (2.49%) XSLT
9 5 (2.49%) Oracle Fusion
10 3 (1.49%) RESTful
10 3 (1.49%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.94%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (5.97%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.98%) Mathematics
4 9 (4.48%) Biology
4 9 (4.48%) Life Science
4 9 (4.48%) SWIFT
5 5 (2.49%) Derivative
6 4 (1.99%) Internet of Things
6 4 (1.99%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.49%) Mobile Payment
7 3 (1.49%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.00%) Social Media
8 2 (1.00%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.00%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.00%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.50%) Web 2.0
9 1 (0.50%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.50%) Physics
9 1 (0.50%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.49%) Linux
2 3 (1.49%) UNIX
2 3 (1.49%) Windows
3 1 (0.50%) AIX
3 1 (0.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (29.35%) TOGAF
3 38 (18.91%) SOA
4 25 (12.44%) Zachman Framework
5 22 (10.95%) Waterfall
6 21 (10.45%) Analytics
7 19 (9.45%) Strategic Planning
7 19 (9.45%) Enterprise Architecture
8 18 (8.96%) Technical Architecture
8 18 (8.96%) DoDAF
8 18 (8.96%) Finite Element Analysis
8 18 (8.96%) E-Commerce
8 18 (8.96%) SDLC
9 17 (8.46%) Load Balancing
10 16 (7.96%) Project Management
10 16 (7.96%) Kalman Filter
11 15 (7.46%) Business Development
12 14 (6.97%) Open Source
12 14 (6.97%) ITIL
13 13 (6.47%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 61 (30.35%) Java
2 15 (7.46%) C#
3 13 (6.47%) JavaScript
4 10 (4.98%) SQL
5 8 (3.98%) C++
6 6 (2.99%) T-SQL
6 6 (2.99%) Python
7 2 (1.00%) PHP
8 1 (0.50%) C
8 1 (0.50%) Ruby
8 1 (0.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 43 (21.39%) Degree
2 4 (1.99%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.50%) JNCIS
5 1 (0.50%) JNCIP
5 1 (0.50%) CCNP
5 1 (0.50%) CCNA
5 1 (0.50%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.47%) PCI DSS
2 8 (3.98%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.00%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.50%) COBIT
4 1 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 10 (4.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.99%) Hyper-V
2 6 (2.99%) vSphere
3 2 (1.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.00%) SCOM
2 1 (0.50%) yum
2 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.50%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 48 (23.88%) Oracle
2 13 (6.47%) ATG
2 13 (6.47%) hybris
3 12 (5.97%) IBM
4 11 (5.47%) Microsoft
4 11 (5.47%) SAP
4 11 (5.47%) VMware
5 10 (4.98%) Siebel
6 8 (3.98%) Adobe
7 6 (2.99%) Cisco
8 3 (1.49%) EMC
9 2 (1.00%) NetApp
9 2 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.00%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.00%) Avaya
9 2 (1.00%) Juniper
9 2 (1.00%) F5
10 1 (0.50%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.50%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 1 (0.50%) BMC
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Package & Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 80,000 - 90,000 PA
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus car and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 7 days ago
Surrey
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + car and bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Car allowance, Pension, 30 days Hols!
Posted: 8 days ago
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + car and bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Surrey
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Car, Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago