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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Solution Architect
Rank 759 766 806
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Solutions Architect 99 101 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.096% 0.097% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.10% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 75 65 51
Average salary £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £87,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £70,000 £63,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +10.23%

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
98061 98558 99490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.50% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 80635 79397 83728
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 6 March 2015 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 6 March 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 +19 98 £80,000 +6.66% 14
London +15 45 £100,000 +25.00% 4
South East -15 25 £75,000 +7.14% 7
Surrey +7 14 £77,500 - 5
Yorkshire -7 10 £71,250 +9.61% 1
South Yorkshire -1 8 £71,250 +9.61% 1
East of England +12 6 £75,000 +33.92% 1
Hertfordshire -1 6 £75,000 +15.38%
North West -3 4 £62,500 -3.84%
Hampshire -4 4 £62,500 +62.33%
Sheffield -4 4 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Berkshire -16 4 - - 1
West Midlands -23 4 - -
Merseyside - 4 £62,500 -
Liverpool - 4 £62,500 -
Rickmansworth -5 3 £75,000 +15.38%
Southampton - 3 £62,500 -
Hungerford - 3 - -
Buckinghamshire +9 2 £75,000 +7.14%
City of London -12 2 £82,500 - 2
West Yorkshire - 2 £86,250 -
Watford - 2 - -
Leeds - 2 £86,250 -
High Wycombe - 2 £75,000 -
Reigate - 1 £77,500 - 2
Glasgow - 1 £57,500 -
Harrow - 1 - -
Kent - 1 £75,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £77,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £77,500 -

Senior Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 61 (28.64%) SOA
2 58 (27.23%) Finance
3 51 (23.94%) Degree
4 50 (23.47%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (23.00%) Java
6 47 (22.07%) Oracle
7 34 (15.96%) TOGAF
8 32 (15.02%) Retail
9 31 (14.55%) Web Services
10 30 (14.08%) Enterprise Software
11 26 (12.21%) Project Management
12 24 (11.27%) Middleware
12 24 (11.27%) XML
12 24 (11.27%) Marketing
12 24 (11.27%) Big Data
13 22 (10.33%) .NET
14 20 (9.39%) SAP
14 20 (9.39%) Computer Science
14 20 (9.39%) Cloud Computing
14 20 (9.39%) Zachman Framework
14 20 (9.39%) VMware
15 19 (8.92%) Life Science
16 18 (8.45%) VMware Infrastructure
16 18 (8.45%) Validation
16 18 (8.45%) Strategic Planning
16 18 (8.45%) SaaS
16 18 (8.45%) Waterfall
17 17 (7.98%) SC Cleared
17 17 (7.98%) Security Cleared
17 17 (7.98%) Enterprise Architecture

Senior Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 16 (7.51%) SharePoint
2 14 (6.57%) WebSphere
3 9 (4.23%) MQSeries
3 9 (4.23%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (4.23%) WebLogic
4 8 (3.76%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (3.29%) CMS
6 6 (2.82%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.94%) JBoss
8 2 (0.94%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.47%) Mule
9 1 (0.47%) Lync
9 1 (0.47%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.47%) Apache
9 1 (0.47%) Documentum
Applications
1 8 (3.76%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (1.88%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.94%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.39%) Cloud Computing
2 18 (8.45%) SaaS
3 8 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.47%) Force.com
5 1 (0.47%) PaaS
5 1 (0.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.63%) LAN
1 12 (5.63%) WAN
2 11 (5.16%) MPLS
3 10 (4.69%) 4G
3 10 (4.69%) VoLTE
3 10 (4.69%) 3G
4 4 (1.88%) SAN
5 3 (1.41%) Internet
5 3 (1.41%) SSL
6 2 (0.94%) IPsec
6 2 (0.94%) IKE
6 2 (0.94%) SNMP
6 2 (0.94%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.94%) Network Security
6 2 (0.94%) iSCSI
6 2 (0.94%) NAS
7 1 (0.47%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.47%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.47%) HTTP
7 1 (0.47%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.27%) Big Data
2 12 (5.63%) Relational Database
3 11 (5.16%) DB2
4 6 (2.82%) EDRMS
5 5 (2.35%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.41%) MySQL
7 2 (0.94%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.47%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.47%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.47%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 1 (0.47%) ClearCase
1 1 (0.47%) Bugzilla
1 1 (0.47%) Subversion
1 1 (0.47%) JIRA
General
1 58 (27.23%) Finance
2 32 (15.02%) Retail
3 24 (11.27%) Marketing
4 13 (6.10%) Banking
5 10 (4.69%) Billing
6 8 (3.76%) German Language
6 8 (3.76%) Telecoms
7 7 (3.29%) Manufacturing
7 7 (3.29%) Automotive
7 7 (3.29%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.41%) Back Office
9 2 (0.94%) Legal
9 2 (0.94%) Military
9 2 (0.94%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.94%) Danish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (14.55%) Web Services
2 24 (11.27%) XML
2 24 (11.27%) Middleware
3 22 (10.33%) .NET
4 17 (7.98%) HTML
5 12 (5.63%) CSS
6 9 (4.23%) JMS
7 7 (3.29%) J2EE
7 7 (3.29%) ASP.NET
7 7 (3.29%) XHTML
7 7 (3.29%) Silverlight
8 6 (2.82%) FIX Protocol
9 5 (2.35%) RESTful
10 4 (1.88%) HTML5
10 4 (1.88%) Spring
11 3 (1.41%) WSDL
11 3 (1.41%) CGI
11 3 (1.41%) REST
11 3 (1.41%) Application Packaging
11 3 (1.41%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 30 (14.08%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (9.39%) Computer Science
3 19 (8.92%) Life Science
4 16 (7.51%) Mathematics
4 16 (7.51%) Biology
5 13 (6.10%) Management Information System
6 9 (4.23%) PKI
6 9 (4.23%) Open Source
6 9 (4.23%) SWIFT
7 8 (3.76%) FMCG
8 7 (3.29%) iPhone
8 7 (3.29%) N-Tier
9 6 (2.82%) Taxonomies
10 5 (2.35%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.88%) User Experience
12 3 (1.41%) Credit Risk
13 2 (0.94%) Social Media
13 2 (0.94%) Web 2.0
13 2 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
14 1 (0.47%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.04%) Windows
2 11 (5.16%) Android
3 8 (3.76%) UNIX
4 5 (2.35%) Linux
5 4 (1.88%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.88%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.94%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (28.64%) SOA
2 50 (23.47%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (15.96%) TOGAF
4 26 (12.21%) Project Management
5 20 (9.39%) Zachman Framework
6 18 (8.45%) Strategic Planning
6 18 (8.45%) Validation
6 18 (8.45%) Waterfall
7 17 (7.98%) CRM
7 17 (7.98%) Enterprise Architecture
8 16 (7.51%) DoDAF
8 16 (7.51%) Finite Element Analysis
9 15 (7.04%) Technical Architecture
9 15 (7.04%) ITIL
9 15 (7.04%) PRINCE2
9 15 (7.04%) Migration
10 14 (6.57%) UML
11 13 (6.10%) Analytics
12 12 (5.63%) ERP
12 12 (5.63%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 49 (23.00%) Java
2 15 (7.04%) SQL
3 13 (6.10%) JavaScript
4 5 (2.35%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.41%) C#
6 1 (0.47%) C++
6 1 (0.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 51 (23.94%) Degree
2 17 (7.98%) SC Cleared
2 17 (7.98%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.94%) CCNA
3 2 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.35%) ISO 9001
1 5 (2.35%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.41%) ISO 8583
3 2 (0.94%) COBIT
4 1 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 18 (8.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.76%) Hyper-V
3 7 (3.29%) vSphere
4 2 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.94%) vCloud
4 2 (0.94%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.94%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (1.88%) SCOM
2 2 (0.94%) OpenNMS
2 2 (0.94%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.94%) SCCM
3 1 (0.47%) yum
3 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 47 (22.07%) Oracle
2 20 (9.39%) SAP
2 20 (9.39%) VMware
3 17 (7.98%) Microsoft
4 15 (7.04%) Siebel
5 12 (5.63%) IBM
6 11 (5.16%) Cisco
7 9 (4.23%) Brocade
7 9 (4.23%) TIBCO
8 8 (3.76%) EMC
9 7 (3.29%) HP
10 6 (2.82%) Open Text
11 5 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (1.88%) Adobe
13 3 (1.41%) Primavera
14 2 (0.94%) Veeam
14 2 (0.94%) Acronis
14 2 (0.94%) Dell
14 2 (0.94%) Red Hat
14 2 (0.94%) Citrix
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