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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Solution Architect
Rank 781 773 801
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Solutions Architect 102 134 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.095% 0.11% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.12% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 79 106 64
Average salary £82,000 £75,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £58,250
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £78,750 £72,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+8.62% +11.53%

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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
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 £27,000 £27,000
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 22 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 22 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
(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 +10 98 £82,000 +9.33% 15
London +48 46 £90,000 +16.12% 9
South East -3 26 £82,000 +13.10% 3
Surrey +27 19 £82,000 +9.33% 2
Redhill +3 9 £82,500 +10.00%
Yorkshire +2 8 £60,000 +4.34% 1
City of London +33 7 £90,000 +16.12% 3
South Yorkshire 0 7 £60,000 -29.41%
East of England -2 6 £78,750 +5.00% 1
Berkshire -5 6 £72,750 -3.00% 1
Sheffield - 5 £60,000 -
Hertfordshire -3 4 - -
South West -10 3 - -
Reading -17 3 £72,750 +3.92%
Bristol - 3 - -
East Midlands - 3 £60,000 -
West Midlands -14 2 £92,500 -7.50% 1
Reigate - 2 £77,500 -
Staines - 2 £42,500 -
Watford - 2 - -
Essex - 2 £78,750 - 1
Scotland +18 1 - -
Manchester +13 1 £54,000 -
West Yorkshire +11 1 - - 1
Glasgow +4 1 - -
North West -4 1 £54,000 -
Bolton - 1 £54,000 -
Chelmsford - 1 £80,000 -
Crawley - 1 £82,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £82,000 -

Senior Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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 69 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (28.17%) Java
3 51 (23.94%) Oracle
3 51 (23.94%) Degree
4 46 (21.60%) TOGAF
5 43 (20.19%) SOA
6 40 (18.78%) Finance
7 32 (15.02%) Enterprise Software
8 30 (14.08%) Waterfall
8 30 (14.08%) Web Services
9 26 (12.21%) Marketing
10 25 (11.74%) Retail
10 25 (11.74%) Project Management
10 25 (11.74%) Big Data
11 24 (11.27%) XML
12 22 (10.33%) Technical Architecture
12 22 (10.33%) Computer Science
13 21 (9.86%) Zachman Framework
13 21 (9.86%) Analytics
14 20 (9.39%) Cloud Computing
14 20 (9.39%) Strategic Planning
15 19 (8.92%) LAN
15 19 (8.92%) WAN
15 19 (8.92%) SaaS
16 18 (8.45%) PRINCE2
16 18 (8.45%) JavaScript
16 18 (8.45%) HTML
16 18 (8.45%) Middleware
16 18 (8.45%) MPLS
16 18 (8.45%) DoDAF

Senior Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 18 (8.45%) WebSphere
2 8 (3.76%) MQSeries
3 7 (3.29%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (3.29%) WebLogic
4 6 (2.82%) Apache
4 6 (2.82%) Mule
5 5 (2.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 5 (2.35%) JBoss
5 5 (2.35%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.88%) OpenStack
7 3 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.41%) CMS
7 3 (1.41%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.94%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (0.94%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.94%) Lync
9 1 (0.47%) Documentum
9 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (1.88%) Photoshop
1 4 (1.88%) MS Excel
1 4 (1.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (1.41%) MS Project
3 2 (0.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.35%) Magento
1 5 (2.35%) WebTrends
2 3 (1.41%) Primavera
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.47%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.39%) Cloud Computing
2 19 (8.92%) SaaS
3 6 (2.82%) IaaS
3 6 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.82%) PaaS
4 4 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.47%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.92%) LAN
1 19 (8.92%) WAN
2 18 (8.45%) MPLS
3 6 (2.82%) Internet
4 3 (1.41%) SAN
5 2 (0.94%) IKE
5 2 (0.94%) DPNSS
5 2 (0.94%) 3G
5 2 (0.94%) PSTN
5 2 (0.94%) ISDN
5 2 (0.94%) VoIP
5 2 (0.94%) IP Telephony
5 2 (0.94%) Wireless
5 2 (0.94%) VoLTE
5 2 (0.94%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.94%) 4G
5 2 (0.94%) Network Security
6 1 (0.47%) IOS XR
6 1 (0.47%) NX-OS
6 1 (0.47%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.74%) Big Data
2 13 (6.10%) Relational Database
3 9 (4.23%) DB2
4 7 (3.29%) Oracle Database
5 6 (2.82%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (2.82%) NoSQL
5 6 (2.82%) Hadoop
5 6 (2.82%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (2.35%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (2.35%) MySQL
7 4 (1.88%) SQL Server
8 2 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.94%) Apache Hive
8 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 3 (1.41%) Jenkins
1 3 (1.41%) Maven
2 1 (0.47%) JIRA
2 1 (0.47%) Bugzilla
2 1 (0.47%) Subversion
2 1 (0.47%) ClearCase
General
1 40 (18.78%) Finance
2 26 (12.21%) Marketing
3 25 (11.74%) Retail
4 13 (6.10%) Telecoms
4 13 (6.10%) Billing
5 11 (5.16%) Banking
6 4 (1.88%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.41%) Automotive
7 3 (1.41%) Back Office
8 2 (0.94%) Front Office
8 2 (0.94%) Danish Language
9 1 (0.47%) Local Government
9 1 (0.47%) Legal
9 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (14.08%) Web Services
2 24 (11.27%) XML
3 18 (8.45%) HTML
3 18 (8.45%) Middleware
4 11 (5.16%) CSS
5 10 (4.69%) .NET
6 9 (4.23%) Spring
7 8 (3.76%) REST
8 7 (3.29%) FIX Protocol
8 7 (3.29%) JMS
9 6 (2.82%) SAML
9 6 (2.82%) XML Schema
9 6 (2.82%) ActiveMQ
9 6 (2.82%) Spring MVC
9 6 (2.82%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (2.82%) OpenID
9 6 (2.82%) OAuth
10 5 (2.35%) Oracle Fusion
10 5 (2.35%) RESTful
11 4 (1.88%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.02%) Enterprise Software
2 22 (10.33%) Computer Science
3 18 (8.45%) Life Science
3 18 (8.45%) Mathematics
4 17 (7.98%) Biology
5 15 (7.04%) Open Source
6 10 (4.69%) SWIFT
7 9 (4.23%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.35%) Mobile App
8 5 (2.35%) PKI
9 4 (1.88%) Internet of Things
9 4 (1.88%) User Experience
10 3 (1.41%) Credit Risk
10 3 (1.41%) iPhone
10 3 (1.41%) Visualisation
10 3 (1.41%) Mobile Payment
10 3 (1.41%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.94%) Web 2.0
11 2 (0.94%) Social Media
11 2 (0.94%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.76%) Windows
2 7 (3.29%) Android
3 6 (2.82%) UNIX
3 6 (2.82%) Linux
4 4 (1.88%) Windows Phone
4 4 (1.88%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.94%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (21.60%) TOGAF
3 43 (20.19%) SOA
4 30 (14.08%) Waterfall
5 25 (11.74%) Project Management
6 22 (10.33%) Technical Architecture
7 21 (9.86%) Zachman Framework
7 21 (9.86%) Analytics
8 20 (9.39%) Strategic Planning
9 18 (8.45%) PRINCE2
9 18 (8.45%) DoDAF
9 18 (8.45%) Finite Element Analysis
10 17 (7.98%) Validation
11 16 (7.51%) ITIL
11 16 (7.51%) E-Commerce
11 16 (7.51%) Load Balancing
11 16 (7.51%) Software Architecture
12 15 (7.04%) Kalman Filter
12 15 (7.04%) Enterprise Architecture
13 14 (6.57%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 60 (28.17%) Java
2 18 (8.45%) JavaScript
3 11 (5.16%) SQL
4 6 (2.82%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.41%) C#
6 2 (0.94%) C++
6 2 (0.94%) PHP
7 1 (0.47%) Ruby
7 1 (0.47%) Python
7 1 (0.47%) C
7 1 (0.47%) Perl
Qualifications
1 51 (23.94%) Degree
2 3 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (0.94%) CCNA
3 2 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.47%) JNCIS
4 1 (0.47%) JNCIP
4 1 (0.47%) CCDP
4 1 (0.47%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.10%) PCI DSS
2 9 (4.23%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.41%) ISO 8583
4 2 (0.94%) COBIT
5 1 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 12 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.29%) Hyper-V
3 6 (2.82%) vSphere
4 3 (1.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.94%) Tivoli
1 2 (0.94%) SCCM
1 2 (0.94%) SCOM
2 1 (0.47%) yum
2 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 51 (23.94%) Oracle
2 17 (7.98%) SAP
3 16 (7.51%) IBM
4 14 (6.57%) Siebel
5 13 (6.10%) VMware
6 11 (5.16%) Microsoft
7 10 (4.69%) ATG
7 10 (4.69%) hybris
8 9 (4.23%) Adobe
9 8 (3.76%) Cisco
10 7 (3.29%) TIBCO
11 5 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (1.41%) Brocade
12 3 (1.41%) HP
12 3 (1.41%) EMC
13 2 (0.94%) Citrix
13 2 (0.94%) Avaya
13 2 (0.94%) Juniper
13 2 (0.94%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.94%) F5
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