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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Solution Architect
Rank 815 754 792
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Solutions Architect 85 156 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.14% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.14% 0.100%
Number of salaries quoted 67 108 68
Average salary £77,500 £70,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £70,000 £71,250
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -1.75%

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
104280 108595 100152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.52% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 86823 87800 83027
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 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 31 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 -50 79 £77,500 +10.71% 14
London -13 39 £85,000 - 4
South East -4 15 £77,000 +10.00% 2
West Yorkshire +9 13 £62,500 -1.10% 1
Yorkshire +7 13 £62,500 -1.10% 1
Bradford - 12 £62,500 - 1
City of London +11 8 £77,500 - 2
Surrey +2 7 £85,000 +17.24% 1
West Midlands -24 5 £85,000 +21.42% 3
Birmingham 0 4 £82,500 +17.85% 2
East of England -3 4 £100,000 +42.85%
Hertfordshire -10 4 £100,000 +42.85%
Hampshire +27 3 £70,000 +2.94%
North West +3 1 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Guildford -2 1 £95,000 +22.58%
Havant -2 1 - -
Cheshire -5 1 £55,000 -18.51%
Redhill -6 1 £85,000 - 1
Warwickshire -6 1 £87,500 +118.75% 1
West Sussex -8 1 £75,000 -
Crawley -10 1 £75,000 -
Berkshire -14 1 £75,000 +7.14% 1
Reading -23 1 £75,000 +7.14%
Watford - 1 £80,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £70,000 -
Croydon - 1 £74,500 -
Leamington Spa - 1 £87,500 -
Banbury - 1 £49,000 -
Chester - 1 £55,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £75,000 -

Senior Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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 67 (35.64%) TOGAF
2 52 (27.66%) Java
3 49 (26.06%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (19.68%) Finance
5 36 (19.15%) Oracle
6 33 (17.55%) SOA
7 32 (17.02%) Degree
8 26 (13.83%) C#
9 25 (13.30%) Enterprise Architecture
10 20 (10.64%) Microsoft
10 20 (10.64%) SDLC
11 18 (9.57%) Waterfall
11 18 (9.57%) .NET
12 16 (8.51%) XML
12 16 (8.51%) Business Development
12 16 (8.51%) Banking
13 15 (7.98%) WAN
13 15 (7.98%) LAN
13 15 (7.98%) E-Commerce
13 15 (7.98%) Telecoms
13 15 (7.98%) Open Source
14 14 (7.45%) Software Architecture
14 14 (7.45%) Analytics
14 14 (7.45%) Enterprise Software
15 13 (6.91%) hybris
15 13 (6.91%) ATG
15 13 (6.91%) MPLS
15 13 (6.91%) Data Modelling
15 13 (6.91%) Zachman Framework
15 13 (6.91%) V-Model

Senior Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 12 (6.38%) WebSphere
2 8 (4.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 6 (3.19%) Mule
3 6 (3.19%) Apache
4 4 (2.13%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.60%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (1.60%) JBoss
5 3 (1.60%) MQSeries
5 3 (1.60%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.06%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.06%) Lync
6 2 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.06%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.53%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 12 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.06%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (1.06%) MS Office
3 1 (0.53%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (4.26%) WebTrends
1 8 (4.26%) Magento
2 2 (1.06%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.06%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.53%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.79%) SaaS
3 7 (3.72%) PaaS
4 6 (3.19%) IaaS
4 6 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.98%) WAN
1 15 (7.98%) LAN
2 13 (6.91%) MPLS
3 9 (4.79%) Internet
4 5 (2.66%) Firewall
4 5 (2.66%) Network Security
5 4 (2.13%) VPN
6 3 (1.60%) 3G
6 3 (1.60%) GSM
6 3 (1.60%) Wireless
6 3 (1.60%) Unified Communications
6 3 (1.60%) 4G
7 2 (1.06%) VoIP
7 2 (1.06%) IP Telephony
7 2 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.06%) ISDN
7 2 (1.06%) DPNSS
7 2 (1.06%) PSTN
8 1 (0.53%) 3GPP
8 1 (0.53%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.85%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.79%) MySQL
3 7 (3.72%) Big Data
4 6 (3.19%) NoSQL
4 6 (3.19%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.66%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.66%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (2.66%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (2.66%) Hadoop
5 5 (2.66%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.06%) DB2
7 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.06%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.53%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.53%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Maven
1 3 (1.60%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.53%) Rational DOORS
General
1 37 (19.68%) Finance
2 16 (8.51%) Banking
3 15 (7.98%) Telecoms
4 10 (5.32%) Marketing
5 9 (4.79%) Retail
6 6 (3.19%) Billing
6 6 (3.19%) Back Office
6 6 (3.19%) Law
6 6 (3.19%) Legal
7 2 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.06%) Front Office
7 2 (1.06%) Local Government
8 1 (0.53%) German Language
8 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.57%) .NET
2 16 (8.51%) XML
3 12 (6.38%) HTML
4 11 (5.85%) Web Services
5 10 (5.32%) CSS
6 8 (4.26%) Spring
7 7 (3.72%) XSLT
7 7 (3.72%) REST
8 6 (3.19%) OAuth
8 6 (3.19%) ActiveMQ
8 6 (3.19%) OpenID
8 6 (3.19%) RabbitMQ
8 6 (3.19%) XML Schema
8 6 (3.19%) SAML
8 6 (3.19%) Spring MVC
9 4 (2.13%) Middleware
10 3 (1.60%) JSF
10 3 (1.60%) Java SE
10 3 (1.60%) Java EE
10 3 (1.60%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.45%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (4.79%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.72%) Derivative
4 6 (3.19%) N-Tier
5 5 (2.66%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.66%) Internet of Things
6 4 (2.13%) User Experience
6 4 (2.13%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.60%) Mobile Payment
7 3 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.60%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.60%) SWIFT
8 2 (1.06%) CMDB
8 2 (1.06%) PMI
8 2 (1.06%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.06%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.53%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.53%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.53%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.66%) Linux
2 3 (1.60%) UNIX
3 1 (0.53%) Windows
3 1 (0.53%) Android
3 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (35.64%) TOGAF
2 49 (26.06%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (17.55%) SOA
4 25 (13.30%) Enterprise Architecture
5 20 (10.64%) SDLC
6 18 (9.57%) Waterfall
7 16 (8.51%) Business Development
8 15 (7.98%) Open Source
8 15 (7.98%) E-Commerce
9 14 (7.45%) Software Architecture
9 14 (7.45%) Analytics
10 13 (6.91%) V-Model
10 13 (6.91%) Data Modelling
10 13 (6.91%) Zachman Framework
11 12 (6.38%) Scrum
12 11 (5.85%) Project Management
13 10 (5.32%) OO
13 10 (5.32%) Technical Architecture
14 9 (4.79%) Load Balancing
14 9 (4.79%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (27.66%) Java
2 26 (13.83%) C#
3 12 (6.38%) JavaScript
4 11 (5.85%) C++
5 9 (4.79%) Python
6 2 (1.06%) C
6 2 (1.06%) PHP
7 1 (0.53%) SQL
7 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.53%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (17.02%) Degree
2 4 (2.13%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.06%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.06%) CCNP
4 2 (1.06%) CCDP
4 2 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.06%) PMP
4 2 (1.06%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.06%) JNCIS
4 2 (1.06%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.38%) PCI DSS
2 10 (5.32%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.06%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 9 (4.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.19%) Hyper-V
2 6 (3.19%) vSphere
3 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.06%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (19.15%) Oracle
2 20 (10.64%) Microsoft
3 13 (6.91%) ATG
3 13 (6.91%) hybris
4 12 (6.38%) IBM
5 10 (5.32%) VMware
6 8 (4.26%) Adobe
7 6 (3.19%) Cisco
8 5 (2.66%) SAP
9 4 (2.13%) EMC
10 3 (1.60%) Avaya
10 3 (1.60%) Juniper
10 3 (1.60%) NetApp
10 3 (1.60%) F5
11 2 (1.06%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.06%) TIBCO
11 2 (1.06%) Remedy
11 2 (1.06%) Riverbed
11 2 (1.06%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 2 (1.06%) BMC
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Salary: £90 - 120k+ & excellent, comprehensive package
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Bristol Area
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