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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Solution Architect
Rank 824 784 777
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Solutions Architect 74 143 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.12% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.13% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 60 109 66
Average salary £80,000 £70,000 £74,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,500 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £77,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.70%

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
103108 110561 102421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.50% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85312 90184 84719
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% 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 3 August 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 3 August 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 -46 70 £80,000 +14.28% 18
London -2 28 £90,000 +17.64% 5
South East +6 20 £77,500 +10.71% 5
Surrey +22 11 £82,500 +13.79% 1
West Yorkshire +1 9 £62,500 +4.16% 1
Yorkshire -2 9 £62,500 +4.16% 1
Bradford - 8 £62,500 - 1
City of London +27 6 £76,250 +1.66%
East of England +5 5 £85,000 +21.42% 1
Hertfordshire -12 5 £85,000 +21.42%
West Midlands -14 4 £85,000 +21.42% 2
Hampshire +13 3 £70,000 +2.94% 1
Birmingham -10 3 £82,500 +17.85% 2
Redhill - 3 £82,500 -
Berkshire -5 2 £75,000 +7.14% 1
Reading -16 2 £75,000 +7.14% 1
Watford - 2 £82,500 -
Cheshire +10 1 £55,000 -18.51%
Guildford +6 1 £95,000 +22.58%
Havant +2 1 - -
West Sussex 0 1 £75,000 -
Crawley -6 1 £75,000 -
North West -10 1 £55,000 -12.00% 1
Staines -21 1 - -
Warwickshire -22 1 £87,500 +118.75%
Middlesex - 1 £75,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £49,000 - 1
Hook - 1 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £70,000 -
Leamington Spa - 1 £87,500 -

Senior Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 60 (31.25%) TOGAF
2 57 (29.69%) Java
3 50 (26.04%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (21.88%) Oracle
5 37 (19.27%) Degree
6 35 (18.23%) SOA
6 35 (18.23%) Finance
7 22 (11.46%) Enterprise Architecture
8 21 (10.94%) C#
9 20 (10.42%) XML
10 19 (9.90%) LAN
10 19 (9.90%) WAN
11 18 (9.38%) SDLC
12 17 (8.85%) Waterfall
12 17 (8.85%) Analytics
12 17 (8.85%) Microsoft
12 17 (8.85%) E-Commerce
13 16 (8.33%) HTML
13 16 (8.33%) Business Development
13 16 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
14 15 (7.81%) Marketing
14 15 (7.81%) Web Services
14 15 (7.81%) MPLS
14 15 (7.81%) Enterprise Software
14 15 (7.81%) Open Source
15 14 (7.29%) Project Management
15 14 (7.29%) .NET
15 14 (7.29%) Retail
16 13 (6.77%) VMware
16 13 (6.77%) WebSphere

Senior Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 13 (6.77%) WebSphere
2 8 (4.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 6 (3.13%) Mule
3 6 (3.13%) Apache
4 4 (2.08%) JBoss
4 4 (2.08%) OpenStack
5 3 (1.56%) MQSeries
5 3 (1.56%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.56%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.04%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.04%) Lync
6 2 (1.04%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.52%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 10 (5.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.04%) MS Office
3 1 (0.52%) MS Project
3 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (4.17%) WebTrends
1 8 (4.17%) Magento
2 2 (1.04%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.04%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.52%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.73%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (5.73%) SaaS
2 8 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.13%) PaaS
3 6 (3.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.90%) LAN
1 19 (9.90%) WAN
2 15 (7.81%) MPLS
3 7 (3.65%) Internet
4 5 (2.60%) Network Security
4 5 (2.60%) Firewall
5 4 (2.08%) VPN
6 3 (1.56%) Wireless
7 2 (1.04%) IP Telephony
7 2 (1.04%) Unified Communications
7 2 (1.04%) SAN
7 2 (1.04%) ISDN
7 2 (1.04%) VoIP
7 2 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.04%) DPNSS
7 2 (1.04%) PSTN
8 1 (0.52%) 3GPP
8 1 (0.52%) LDAP
8 1 (0.52%) Broadband
8 1 (0.52%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.73%) SQL Server
1 11 (5.73%) Big Data
2 10 (5.21%) MySQL
3 6 (3.13%) NoSQL
3 6 (3.13%) Oracle Database
3 6 (3.13%) Relational Database
3 6 (3.13%) Hadoop
4 5 (2.60%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (2.60%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (2.60%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (1.56%) DB2
5 3 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.04%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 3 (1.56%) Maven
1 3 (1.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.52%) Rational DOORS
General
1 35 (18.23%) Finance
2 15 (7.81%) Marketing
3 14 (7.29%) Retail
4 12 (6.25%) Banking
5 11 (5.73%) Telecoms
6 9 (4.69%) Billing
7 5 (2.60%) Back Office
8 4 (2.08%) Law
8 4 (2.08%) Legal
9 3 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (1.04%) Front Office
10 2 (1.04%) Manufacturing
10 2 (1.04%) Automotive
10 2 (1.04%) Local Government
11 1 (0.52%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.42%) XML
2 16 (8.33%) HTML
3 15 (7.81%) Web Services
4 14 (7.29%) .NET
5 10 (5.21%) CSS
6 8 (4.17%) Spring
7 7 (3.65%) XSLT
7 7 (3.65%) REST
8 6 (3.13%) OpenID
8 6 (3.13%) RabbitMQ
8 6 (3.13%) OAuth
8 6 (3.13%) XML Schema
8 6 (3.13%) SAML
8 6 (3.13%) Middleware
8 6 (3.13%) ActiveMQ
8 6 (3.13%) Spring MVC
9 5 (2.60%) FIX Protocol
10 4 (2.08%) Oracle Fusion
11 3 (1.56%) RESTful
11 3 (1.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.81%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (4.69%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.65%) SWIFT
3 7 (3.65%) Derivative
3 7 (3.65%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.13%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.60%) Life Science
5 5 (2.60%) Biology
5 5 (2.60%) Public Cloud
5 5 (2.60%) Internet of Things
6 4 (2.08%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.56%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.56%) Mobile Payment
7 3 (1.56%) User Experience
7 3 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.04%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.04%) CMDB
9 1 (0.52%) Blog
9 1 (0.52%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.52%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.60%) Linux
2 3 (1.56%) UNIX
3 2 (1.04%) Windows
4 1 (0.52%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (31.25%) TOGAF
2 50 (26.04%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (18.23%) SOA
4 22 (11.46%) Enterprise Architecture
5 18 (9.38%) SDLC
6 17 (8.85%) Analytics
6 17 (8.85%) Waterfall
6 17 (8.85%) E-Commerce
7 16 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
7 16 (8.33%) Business Development
8 15 (7.81%) Open Source
9 14 (7.29%) Project Management
10 13 (6.77%) Data Modelling
10 13 (6.77%) Load Balancing
10 13 (6.77%) Technical Architecture
11 12 (6.25%) V-Model
11 12 (6.25%) ITIL
11 12 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
12 11 (5.73%) Scrum
12 11 (5.73%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 57 (29.69%) Java
2 21 (10.94%) C#
3 11 (5.73%) JavaScript
4 10 (5.21%) C++
5 8 (4.17%) Python
6 7 (3.65%) SQL
7 5 (2.60%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.04%) PHP
9 1 (0.52%) C
9 1 (0.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 37 (19.27%) Degree
2 3 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (1.56%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.04%) CCNP
3 2 (1.04%) JNCIS
3 2 (1.04%) JNCIP
3 2 (1.04%) CCDP
4 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.52%) CCNA
4 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.52%) PMP
4 1 (0.52%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.25%) PCI DSS
2 9 (4.69%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.04%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.52%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.17%) Hyper-V
2 8 (4.17%) vSphere
3 2 (1.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.56%) SCOM
2 1 (0.52%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 42 (21.88%) Oracle
2 17 (8.85%) Microsoft
3 13 (6.77%) IBM
3 13 (6.77%) ATG
3 13 (6.77%) VMware
3 13 (6.77%) hybris
4 8 (4.17%) SAP
4 8 (4.17%) Adobe
5 6 (3.13%) Cisco
6 5 (2.60%) Siebel
7 4 (2.08%) EMC
8 3 (1.56%) Juniper
8 3 (1.56%) NetApp
8 3 (1.56%) F5
9 2 (1.04%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.04%) Riverbed
9 2 (1.04%) Avaya
9 2 (1.04%) Remedy
9 2 (1.04%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.04%) Alcatel-Lucent
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Experis IT
Salary: car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus car and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £75,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £75,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Glastonbury, Somerset
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £75,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £75,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £75,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £75,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Car, Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Teddington
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £80k - 90k per year
Posted: 12 days ago
South East
Airbus
Posted: 19 days ago