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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Solution Architect
Rank 736 775 808
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Solutions Architect 153 98 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.092% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.098% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 102 67 70
Average salary £70,000 £80,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £61,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £91,250 £90,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £72,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +7.40%

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
107735 100235 112120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.28% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 87213 83254 95688
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 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 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 16 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
(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 +34 142 £70,000 -15.15% 16
London -8 64 £85,000 - 11
South East -9 31 £70,000 +3.70% 1
Berkshire +12 25 £70,000 -9.67% 1
Reading +12 21 £70,000 -17.64%
City of London -17 16 £77,500 -7.46% 6
West Midlands +7 13 £70,000 -3.44% 1
East of England -13 13 £70,000 -
Hertfordshire -5 10 £70,000 -
Birmingham +2 8 £70,000 -11.11% 1
South West -14 8 £47,500 -34.48% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 8 £70,000 -
North West -11 7 £57,500 -26.98% 1
Somerset - 7 £47,500 -
Surrey 0 6 £72,500 +16.00%
Scotland - 6 £75,000 -
Manchester -12 4 £52,000 -33.96% 1
Yorkshire -35 4 £65,000 -16.12%
East Midlands -14 3 £72,500 -14.70%
West Yorkshire -27 3 £65,000 -16.12%
Leeds -28 3 £65,000 -16.12%
Edinburgh - 3 £75,000 -
Warwickshire - 3 £40,000 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £72,500 -
Rochdale - 3 £52,000 - 1
Rugby - 3 £40,000 -
Staines - 3 £72,500 -
Essex - 2 £80,000 -
Merseyside - 2 £61,250 -
Coventry - 2 £75,000 -

Senior Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 88 (29.43%) Degree
2 73 (24.41%) Finance
3 70 (23.41%) SOA
4 65 (21.74%) Oracle
5 62 (20.74%) Agile Software Development
6 55 (18.39%) TOGAF
7 51 (17.06%) SAP
8 50 (16.72%) Web Services
9 49 (16.39%) Telecoms
10 47 (15.72%) Microsoft
11 44 (14.72%) Java
12 42 (14.05%) .NET
12 42 (14.05%) Internet
13 41 (13.71%) Project Management
14 38 (12.71%) SharePoint
14 38 (12.71%) Marketing
15 35 (11.71%) Windows
16 32 (10.70%) JavaScript
17 31 (10.37%) Technical Architecture
17 31 (10.37%) Scrum
18 30 (10.03%) Enterprise Architecture
18 30 (10.03%) CRM
18 30 (10.03%) Business Intelligence
19 29 (9.70%) Banking
20 28 (9.36%) Content Management
20 28 (9.36%) WebSphere
20 28 (9.36%) EMC
20 28 (9.36%) Big Data
21 27 (9.03%) Analytics
21 27 (9.03%) Migration

Senior Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 38 (12.71%) SharePoint
2 28 (9.36%) WebSphere
3 17 (5.69%) Apache
4 16 (5.35%) WebLogic
5 15 (5.02%) WebLogic Portal
5 15 (5.02%) Tomcat
6 14 (4.68%) SharePoint 2010
7 13 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
8 8 (2.68%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (2.01%) CMS
10 3 (1.00%) IIS
10 3 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.67%) Adobe CQ
12 1 (0.33%) SAS
12 1 (0.33%) FileNet
Applications
1 19 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.34%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (1.34%) MS Project
2 4 (1.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (2.68%) SAP AFS
2 6 (2.01%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.67%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (1.00%) SAP R/3
4 3 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.02%) SaaS
2 18 (6.02%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.67%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.67%) PaaS
5 2 (0.67%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (0.67%) IaaS
6 1 (0.33%) LucidChart
6 1 (0.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 42 (14.05%) Internet
2 19 (6.35%) 4G
3 17 (5.69%) HTTP
4 16 (5.35%) 3G
5 15 (5.02%) AMQP
6 14 (4.68%) Broadband
7 8 (2.68%) TCP/IP
8 7 (2.34%) WAN
8 7 (2.34%) SAN
8 7 (2.34%) LAN
9 4 (1.34%) iSCSI
10 3 (1.00%) SNMP
10 3 (1.00%) VPN
10 3 (1.00%) IPsec
10 3 (1.00%) NAS
11 2 (0.67%) LTE
11 2 (0.67%) Multicast
11 2 (0.67%) 2G
11 2 (0.67%) DVB
11 2 (0.67%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (9.36%) Big Data
2 17 (5.69%) MySQL
3 16 (5.35%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (5.35%) Oracle BI EE
4 13 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 13 (4.35%) SQL Server
4 13 (4.35%) EDRMS
5 9 (3.01%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.68%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 8 (2.68%) Oracle ODI
6 8 (2.68%) RDBMS
7 7 (2.34%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (2.34%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (2.34%) QlikView
7 7 (2.34%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (2.34%) Spotfire
8 3 (1.00%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.67%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.67%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 6 (2.01%) Lombardi
2 5 (1.67%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.33%) Toad
5 1 (0.33%) MSBuild
General
1 73 (24.41%) Finance
2 49 (16.39%) Telecoms
3 38 (12.71%) Marketing
4 29 (9.70%) Banking
5 25 (8.36%) Back Office
6 16 (5.35%) Legal
7 14 (4.68%) Retail
8 12 (4.01%) Pharmaceutical
8 12 (4.01%) Manufacturing
9 10 (3.34%) Law
10 3 (1.00%) Front Office
11 2 (0.67%) German Language
11 2 (0.67%) Local Government
11 2 (0.67%) Billing
12 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.33%) Automotive
12 1 (0.33%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (16.72%) Web Services
2 42 (14.05%) .NET
3 26 (8.70%) XML
4 24 (8.03%) J2EE
5 21 (7.02%) Middleware
6 17 (5.69%) LAMP
7 15 (5.02%) RabbitMQ
7 15 (5.02%) ActiveMQ
8 14 (4.68%) HTML
9 13 (4.35%) CSS
10 12 (4.01%) ASP.NET
11 9 (3.01%) Silverlight
12 7 (2.34%) Java EE
12 7 (2.34%) Oracle Fusion
13 6 (2.01%) SOAP
14 5 (1.67%) XHTML
14 5 (1.67%) .NET Framework
14 5 (1.67%) RESTful
14 5 (1.67%) HTML5
14 5 (1.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.36%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (6.69%) Open Source
3 18 (6.02%) Life Science
4 17 (5.69%) FMCG
4 17 (5.69%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (5.35%) Clustering
6 15 (5.02%) RIA
6 15 (5.02%) Symmetrix
6 15 (5.02%) N-Tier
7 14 (4.68%) Smartphone
8 13 (4.35%) Taxonomies
9 11 (3.68%) Computer Science
10 10 (3.34%) User Experience
11 9 (3.01%) iPhone
12 5 (1.67%) EMV
12 5 (1.67%) APACS
12 5 (1.67%) Mobile App
12 5 (1.67%) Credit Risk
13 4 (1.34%) NHS
14 3 (1.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 35 (11.71%) Windows
2 22 (7.36%) Linux
3 20 (6.69%) Solaris
4 14 (4.68%) Android
5 5 (1.67%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.34%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.67%) Debian
7 2 (0.67%) UNIX
7 2 (0.67%) AIX
8 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (23.41%) SOA
2 62 (20.74%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (18.39%) TOGAF
4 41 (13.71%) Project Management
5 31 (10.37%) Technical Architecture
5 31 (10.37%) Scrum
6 30 (10.03%) Enterprise Architecture
6 30 (10.03%) CRM
6 30 (10.03%) Business Intelligence
7 28 (9.36%) Content Management
8 27 (9.03%) Analytics
8 27 (9.03%) Migration
9 26 (8.70%) Zachman Framework
10 25 (8.36%) ERP
11 23 (7.69%) ITIL
12 22 (7.36%) UML
13 20 (6.69%) Waterfall
14 19 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
15 18 (6.02%) Validation
16 17 (5.69%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 44 (14.72%) Java
2 32 (10.70%) JavaScript
3 23 (7.69%) SQL
4 15 (5.02%) Ruby
4 15 (5.02%) Perl
4 15 (5.02%) PHP
5 8 (2.68%) C++
5 8 (2.68%) Python
6 7 (2.34%) C#
7 2 (0.67%) C
8 1 (0.33%) R
Qualifications
1 88 (29.43%) Degree
2 17 (5.69%) Security Cleared
3 16 (5.35%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.00%) HNC
6 3 (1.00%) HND
7 2 (0.67%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.33%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.33%) CCNP
8 1 (0.33%) CCNA
8 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.33%) MBA
8 1 (0.33%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.36%) QA
2 21 (7.02%) ISO 9001
3 11 (3.68%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.67%) COBIT
5 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.01%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (1.00%) vCloud
3 3 (1.00%) vSphere
3 3 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.33%) XenApp
5 1 (0.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (1.34%) SCOM
1 4 (1.34%) Oracle EDQ
2 3 (1.00%) OpenNMS
2 3 (1.00%) SCCM
3 2 (0.67%) Puppet
3 2 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.67%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 65 (21.74%) Oracle
2 51 (17.06%) SAP
3 47 (15.72%) Microsoft
4 28 (9.36%) EMC
5 23 (7.69%) Cisco
6 20 (6.69%) Siebel
7 17 (5.69%) VMware
7 17 (5.69%) IBM
8 15 (5.02%) F5
8 15 (5.02%) Informatica
9 13 (4.35%) Open Text
10 7 (2.34%) Business Objects
10 7 (2.34%) Tableau
11 5 (1.67%) HP
11 5 (1.67%) Citrix
12 4 (1.34%) Adobe
12 4 (1.34%) Hitachi
12 4 (1.34%) Primavera
13 3 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (1.00%) Dell
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet
Salary: benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
UK
Montash
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Resource On Demand Limited
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: to £95k Base plus Bonus plus bens - £120k Package
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
England
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £65k - 85k per year
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £100000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
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Salary: to £100k Base plus bonus plus bens
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