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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Solution Architect
Rank 780 779 821
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Solutions Architect 116 150 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.13% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.13% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 91 118 62
Average salary £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,250 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £77,500 £75,000 £66,250
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +13.20%

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
104266 112858 106109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.61% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85211 91758 88345
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,896 £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 1 May 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 1 May 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 -6 111 £80,000 +6.66% 12
London +21 50 £90,000 +12.50% 6
South East -7 30 £82,000 +17.14% 3
Surrey +28 20 £82,000 +9.33% 2
Yorkshire +9 12 £60,000 +4.34% 1
South Yorkshire -1 10 £60,000 -29.41%
Redhill -4 8 £82,500 +10.00%
Berkshire -16 8 £72,750 +3.92% 1
City of London +14 7 £90,000 +9.09% 2
Sheffield - 7 £60,000 -
East of England 0 6 £78,750 +5.00% 1
Hertfordshire -3 4 - -
West Midlands -18 3 £92,500 -7.50%
South West - 3 - -
East Midlands - 3 £60,000 -
Watford - 3 - -
Bristol - 3 - -
West Yorkshire +15 2 £42,500 -26.08%
Scotland +15 2 £57,500 -16.36%
Glasgow +7 2 £57,500 -
Reading -15 2 £72,750 +3.92%
Hungerford - 2 - -
Essex - 2 £78,750 -
Reigate - 2 £77,500 -
Leeds +6 1 £42,500 -26.08%
North West +4 1 £54,000 - 1
Manchester +1 1 £54,000 -
Hampshire -6 1 £62,500 -10.71%
Southampton - 1 £62,500 -
Staines - 1 £42,500 -

Senior Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 72 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (26.67%) Java
3 50 (22.22%) Oracle
4 49 (21.78%) Finance
4 49 (21.78%) Degree
5 44 (19.56%) TOGAF
5 44 (19.56%) SOA
6 34 (15.11%) Enterprise Software
7 30 (13.33%) Waterfall
8 29 (12.89%) Web Services
9 28 (12.44%) Retail
9 28 (12.44%) Marketing
10 27 (12.00%) Project Management
11 25 (11.11%) Big Data
12 24 (10.67%) XML
13 23 (10.22%) Technical Architecture
14 22 (9.78%) Computer Science
14 22 (9.78%) Middleware
15 21 (9.33%) Zachman Framework
16 20 (8.89%) Strategic Planning
16 20 (8.89%) Cloud Computing
17 19 (8.44%) SaaS
17 19 (8.44%) Analytics
17 19 (8.44%) WebSphere
18 18 (8.00%) Finite Element Analysis
18 18 (8.00%) Life Science
18 18 (8.00%) Mathematics
18 18 (8.00%) DoDAF
18 18 (8.00%) PRINCE2
18 18 (8.00%) HTML

Senior Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 19 (8.44%) WebSphere
2 9 (4.00%) MQSeries
3 8 (3.56%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (3.56%) WebLogic
4 5 (2.22%) Mule
4 5 (2.22%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.22%) Apache
4 5 (2.22%) JBoss
5 4 (1.78%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (1.33%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (1.33%) CMS
7 2 (0.89%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (0.89%) Lync
8 1 (0.44%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.44%) Documentum
Applications
1 4 (1.78%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (1.78%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.33%) MS Project
2 3 (1.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.33%) Magento
1 3 (1.33%) Primavera
1 3 (1.33%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.44%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.89%) Cloud Computing
2 19 (8.44%) SaaS
3 5 (2.22%) PaaS
3 5 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.22%) IaaS
4 4 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.44%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.00%) LAN
1 18 (8.00%) WAN
2 17 (7.56%) MPLS
3 6 (2.67%) Internet
3 6 (2.67%) 3G
3 6 (2.67%) 4G
3 6 (2.67%) VoLTE
4 3 (1.33%) SAN
5 2 (0.89%) IP Telephony
5 2 (0.89%) Wireless
5 2 (0.89%) SSL
5 2 (0.89%) IKE
5 2 (0.89%) DPNSS
5 2 (0.89%) PSTN
5 2 (0.89%) ISDN
5 2 (0.89%) VoIP
5 2 (0.89%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.89%) Network Security
6 1 (0.44%) NAS
6 1 (0.44%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.11%) Big Data
2 14 (6.22%) Relational Database
3 10 (4.44%) DB2
4 6 (2.67%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.22%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.22%) Hadoop
5 5 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (2.22%) MySQL
5 5 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (1.78%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (1.33%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.44%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.44%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.44%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 3 (1.33%) Jenkins
1 3 (1.33%) Maven
2 1 (0.44%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.44%) Bugzilla
2 1 (0.44%) Subversion
2 1 (0.44%) JIRA
General
1 49 (21.78%) Finance
2 28 (12.44%) Retail
2 28 (12.44%) Marketing
3 14 (6.22%) Telecoms
4 13 (5.78%) Billing
5 11 (4.89%) Banking
6 5 (2.22%) Automotive
7 4 (1.78%) German Language
7 4 (1.78%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.33%) Back Office
8 3 (1.33%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.89%) Danish Language
9 2 (0.89%) Front Office
10 1 (0.44%) Legal
10 1 (0.44%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (12.89%) Web Services
2 24 (10.67%) XML
3 22 (9.78%) Middleware
4 18 (8.00%) HTML
5 12 (5.33%) .NET
6 11 (4.89%) CSS
7 9 (4.00%) Spring
8 8 (3.56%) JMS
9 7 (3.11%) FIX Protocol
10 6 (2.67%) REST
11 5 (2.22%) OpenID
11 5 (2.22%) RESTful
11 5 (2.22%) OAuth
11 5 (2.22%) Oracle Fusion
11 5 (2.22%) RabbitMQ
11 5 (2.22%) J2EE
11 5 (2.22%) SAML
11 5 (2.22%) XML Schema
11 5 (2.22%) ActiveMQ
11 5 (2.22%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 34 (15.11%) Enterprise Software
2 22 (9.78%) Computer Science
3 18 (8.00%) Life Science
3 18 (8.00%) Mathematics
4 17 (7.56%) Biology
5 14 (6.22%) Open Source
6 11 (4.89%) SWIFT
7 10 (4.44%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.67%) PKI
9 5 (2.22%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.78%) Internet of Things
10 4 (1.78%) User Experience
10 4 (1.78%) FMCG
11 3 (1.33%) Visualisation
11 3 (1.33%) iPhone
11 3 (1.33%) Credit Risk
11 3 (1.33%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.89%) Web 2.0
12 2 (0.89%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.56%) Windows
2 7 (3.11%) Android
3 6 (2.67%) UNIX
3 6 (2.67%) Linux
4 4 (1.78%) Windows Phone
4 4 (1.78%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.89%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (19.56%) TOGAF
2 44 (19.56%) SOA
3 30 (13.33%) Waterfall
4 27 (12.00%) Project Management
5 23 (10.22%) Technical Architecture
6 21 (9.33%) Zachman Framework
7 20 (8.89%) Strategic Planning
8 19 (8.44%) Analytics
9 18 (8.00%) Finite Element Analysis
9 18 (8.00%) DoDAF
9 18 (8.00%) PRINCE2
10 17 (7.56%) Business Development
10 17 (7.56%) Validation
11 16 (7.11%) ITIL
11 16 (7.11%) E-Commerce
11 16 (7.11%) Software Architecture
12 15 (6.67%) Load Balancing
12 15 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
13 14 (6.22%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 60 (26.67%) Java
2 17 (7.56%) JavaScript
3 12 (5.33%) SQL
4 6 (2.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.89%) C#
5 2 (0.89%) C++
5 2 (0.89%) PHP
6 1 (0.44%) C
6 1 (0.44%) Perl
6 1 (0.44%) Python
6 1 (0.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 49 (21.78%) Degree
2 5 (2.22%) SC Cleared
2 5 (2.22%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (0.89%) CCNA
5 1 (0.44%) CCDP
5 1 (0.44%) CCNP
5 1 (0.44%) JNCIS
5 1 (0.44%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.33%) PCI DSS
2 8 (3.56%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.78%) ISO 8583
4 2 (0.89%) COBIT
5 1 (0.44%) QA
System Software
1 14 (6.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.11%) Hyper-V
3 6 (2.67%) vSphere
4 3 (1.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.89%) Tivoli
1 2 (0.89%) SCCM
1 2 (0.89%) SCOM
2 1 (0.44%) yum
2 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 50 (22.22%) Oracle
2 17 (7.56%) SAP
2 17 (7.56%) IBM
3 15 (6.67%) VMware
4 14 (6.22%) Siebel
5 10 (4.44%) Microsoft
5 10 (4.44%) Cisco
6 8 (3.56%) ATG
6 8 (3.56%) TIBCO
6 8 (3.56%) hybris
7 7 (3.11%) Adobe
8 5 (2.22%) HP
8 5 (2.22%) Brocade
9 4 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.33%) EMC
11 2 (0.89%) Citrix
11 2 (0.89%) Avaya
11 2 (0.89%) Juniper
11 2 (0.89%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.89%) F5
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