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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Solution Architect
Rank 745 762 805
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Solutions Architect 158 102 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.093% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.099% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 111 68 61
Average salary £70,000 £77,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,400 £55,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £65,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%

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
108942 102831 113237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 88146 85231 96833
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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
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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 +42 147 £70,000 -9.67% 10
London -19 53 £80,000 -3.03% 4
South East +8 32 £70,000 +12.00% 2
Berkshire +7 23 £70,000 -9.67% 2
Reading +14 18 £70,000 -17.64% 1
East of England +12 16 £70,000 -
City of London -14 15 £77,500 -8.82% 1
West Midlands +12 12 £70,000 +9.80%
Hertfordshire +7 12 £70,000 -
South West 0 11 £48,750 -32.75% 1
Yorkshire -25 11 £60,701 -21.67%
Leeds -18 10 £60,701 -21.67%
West Yorkshire -20 10 £60,701 -21.67%
North West -3 9 £57,500 -32.35% 2
Hemel Hempstead - 8 £70,000 -
Birmingham +7 7 £70,000 -17.64%
Surrey -2 7 £72,500 +16.00%
Somerset - 7 £47,500 -
Manchester 0 6 £52,000 -38.82% 2
Scotland - 6 £75,000 -
Potters Bar - 4 £72,500 -
Rugby - 3 £40,000 -
Staines - 3 £72,500 -
Edinburgh - 3 £75,000 -
Warwickshire - 3 £40,000 -
East Midlands -15 2 - -
Merseyside - 2 £57,500 -
Northamptonshire - 2 - -
Liverpool - 2 £57,500 -
Coventry - 2 £75,000 -

Senior Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 85 (28.72%) Degree
2 78 (26.35%) Finance
3 61 (20.61%) Oracle
3 61 (20.61%) SOA
4 56 (18.92%) TOGAF
5 47 (15.88%) Telecoms
6 46 (15.54%) Microsoft
7 45 (15.20%) Java
8 44 (14.86%) SAP
9 43 (14.53%) Web Services
10 41 (13.85%) Internet
11 40 (13.51%) .NET
12 38 (12.84%) Project Management
13 35 (11.82%) Technical Architecture
14 34 (11.49%) Windows
15 33 (11.15%) SharePoint
15 33 (11.15%) Marketing
16 32 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
17 31 (10.47%) Scrum
18 30 (10.14%) Banking
18 30 (10.14%) JavaScript
19 29 (9.80%) XML
19 29 (9.80%) Zachman Framework
19 29 (9.80%) Analytics
20 28 (9.46%) WebSphere
20 28 (9.46%) J2EE
20 28 (9.46%) CRM
21 27 (9.12%) Content Management
21 27 (9.12%) Enterprise Architecture
22 26 (8.78%) EMC

Senior Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 33 (11.15%) SharePoint
2 28 (9.46%) WebSphere
3 18 (6.08%) WebLogic
4 17 (5.74%) Apache
5 15 (5.07%) Tomcat
5 15 (5.07%) WebLogic Portal
6 11 (3.72%) SharePoint Server
7 10 (3.38%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (2.03%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (1.35%) CMS
10 3 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.01%) IIS
11 2 (0.68%) Adobe CQ
12 1 (0.34%) FileNet
12 1 (0.34%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.35%) MS Project
3 3 (1.01%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.01%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.34%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (2.70%) SAP AFS
2 7 (2.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.69%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (1.35%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.68%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (0.34%) Misys Equation
6 1 (0.34%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.34%) FLEXCUBE
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.34%) Finacle
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.41%) SaaS
2 13 (4.39%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.69%) IaaS
4 4 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.68%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.68%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (0.68%) PaaS
6 1 (0.34%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.34%) LucidChart
Communications & Networking
1 41 (13.85%) Internet
2 20 (6.76%) HTTP
3 18 (6.08%) 4G
4 15 (5.07%) AMQP
4 15 (5.07%) 3G
5 13 (4.39%) Broadband
6 10 (3.38%) TCP/IP
7 7 (2.36%) LAN
7 7 (2.36%) WAN
8 6 (2.03%) SAN
9 3 (1.01%) iSCSI
9 3 (1.01%) VPN
10 2 (0.68%) SNMP
10 2 (0.68%) 3GPP
10 2 (0.68%) LTE
10 2 (0.68%) NAS
10 2 (0.68%) Multicast
10 2 (0.68%) DVB
10 2 (0.68%) IPsec
10 2 (0.68%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (8.45%) Big Data
2 17 (5.74%) MySQL
2 17 (5.74%) SQL Server
3 16 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (5.41%) Oracle BI EE
4 14 (4.73%) Relational Database
5 11 (3.72%) Oracle Database
5 11 (3.72%) RDBMS
5 11 (3.72%) EDRMS
6 8 (2.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 8 (2.70%) Oracle ODI
7 7 (2.36%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (2.36%) Spotfire
7 7 (2.36%) QlikView
7 7 (2.36%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (2.36%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (1.69%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.35%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.68%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (2.03%) Lombardi
1 6 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.69%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (1.69%) Subversion
3 4 (1.35%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.01%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.34%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.34%) Toad
General
1 78 (26.35%) Finance
2 47 (15.88%) Telecoms
3 33 (11.15%) Marketing
4 30 (10.14%) Banking
5 24 (8.11%) Back Office
6 12 (4.05%) Legal
7 11 (3.72%) Manufacturing
8 10 (3.38%) Retail
9 9 (3.04%) Law
10 8 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (2.03%) Front Office
12 3 (1.01%) French Language
12 3 (1.01%) Local Government
13 2 (0.68%) German Language
13 2 (0.68%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.68%) Billing
14 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.34%) Advertising
14 1 (0.34%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (14.53%) Web Services
2 40 (13.51%) .NET
3 29 (9.80%) XML
4 28 (9.46%) J2EE
5 23 (7.77%) Middleware
6 17 (5.74%) LAMP
7 15 (5.07%) ActiveMQ
7 15 (5.07%) RabbitMQ
8 14 (4.73%) ASP.NET
9 12 (4.05%) HTML
10 11 (3.72%) CSS
11 9 (3.04%) Java EE
12 8 (2.70%) .NET Framework
13 7 (2.36%) Silverlight
14 6 (2.03%) SOAP
14 6 (2.03%) Oracle Fusion
15 5 (1.69%) JMS
16 4 (1.35%) XSLT
16 4 (1.35%) Spring
16 4 (1.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.76%) Open Source
2 17 (5.74%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (5.41%) Clustering
4 15 (5.07%) Symmetrix
4 15 (5.07%) RIA
5 14 (4.73%) N-Tier
6 13 (4.39%) Smartphone
6 13 (4.39%) Life Science
7 12 (4.05%) Taxonomies
8 11 (3.72%) Computer Science
9 10 (3.38%) FMCG
10 7 (2.36%) iPhone
11 6 (2.03%) Credit Risk
12 5 (1.69%) APACS
12 5 (1.69%) EMV
13 4 (1.35%) NHS
13 4 (1.35%) STB
13 4 (1.35%) Mobile App
14 3 (1.01%) SWIFT
14 3 (1.01%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 34 (11.49%) Windows
2 24 (8.11%) Linux
3 20 (6.76%) Solaris
4 11 (3.72%) Android
5 5 (1.69%) Debian
6 4 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.35%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.01%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.68%) AIX
9 1 (0.34%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (20.61%) SOA
2 56 (18.92%) TOGAF
3 38 (12.84%) Project Management
4 35 (11.82%) Technical Architecture
5 32 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
6 31 (10.47%) Scrum
7 29 (9.80%) Zachman Framework
7 29 (9.80%) Analytics
8 28 (9.46%) CRM
9 27 (9.12%) Enterprise Architecture
9 27 (9.12%) Content Management
10 23 (7.77%) ITIL
11 22 (7.43%) ERP
12 21 (7.09%) UML
12 21 (7.09%) Migration
13 20 (6.76%) Stakeholder Management
14 19 (6.42%) Waterfall
15 18 (6.08%) ETL
16 17 (5.74%) Agile Software Development
16 17 (5.74%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 45 (15.20%) Java
2 30 (10.14%) JavaScript
3 22 (7.43%) SQL
4 15 (5.07%) Perl
4 15 (5.07%) PHP
4 15 (5.07%) Ruby
5 10 (3.38%) C#
6 9 (3.04%) C++
7 8 (2.70%) Python
8 2 (0.68%) C
8 2 (0.68%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.34%) R
Qualifications
1 85 (28.72%) Degree
2 15 (5.07%) Security Cleared
3 13 (4.39%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.01%) HNC
5 3 (1.01%) HND
6 2 (0.68%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.68%) MBA
7 1 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
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
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.77%) QA
2 16 (5.41%) ISO 9001
3 11 (3.72%) PCI DSS
4 6 (2.03%) COBIT
5 3 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.01%) Basel II
5 3 (1.01%) IAS 39
6 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.34%) Basel III
6 1 (0.34%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.34%) COREP
System Software
1 12 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.69%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.68%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.68%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.68%) vSphere
3 2 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.68%) vCloud
4 1 (0.34%) XenApp
4 1 (0.34%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (1.69%) Puppet
1 5 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.35%) Oracle EDQ
3 3 (1.01%) SCCM
3 3 (1.01%) SCOM
4 2 (0.68%) OpenNMS
4 2 (0.68%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 61 (20.61%) Oracle
2 46 (15.54%) Microsoft
3 44 (14.86%) SAP
4 26 (8.78%) EMC
5 23 (7.77%) Cisco
6 16 (5.41%) IBM
6 16 (5.41%) Informatica
6 16 (5.41%) VMware
7 15 (5.07%) Siebel
7 15 (5.07%) F5
8 11 (3.72%) Open Text
9 8 (2.70%) Business Objects
10 7 (2.36%) Tableau
11 5 (1.69%) Citrix
11 5 (1.69%) HP
12 4 (1.35%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.35%) Primavera
13 3 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (1.01%) Adobe
14 2 (0.68%) Dell
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Salary: £80000 - £115000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £55k - 75k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Three
Posted: 3 days ago
England
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet
Salary: benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £47,000 to £57,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: base from £65 to £95k - package to £120k
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £63.3k - 94.9k per year + Bonus
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