The table below looks at the statistics for the SharePoint 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 SharePoint Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SharePoint Solution Architect
Rank 875 868 879
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a SharePoint Solutions Architect 19 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.008% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.009% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 10
Average salary £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%

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
107850 100706 111819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.25% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 87304 83723 95384
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

SharePoint Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SharePoint Solutions Architect in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SharePoint Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SharePoint Solutions Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SharePoint Solutions Architect within the UK.

SharePoint Solutions Architect Salary Trend in the UK

SharePoint Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SharePoint Solutions Architect over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 within the UK.

SharePoint Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

SharePoint Solutions Architect
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint Solutions Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 22 September 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 +14 16 £70,000 -6.66%
South East 0 11 £70,000 -6.66%
West Midlands - 10 £70,000 -
Birmingham - 10 £70,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 8 £70,000 -
Berkshire - 8 £70,000 -
Hertfordshire - 8 £70,000 -
East of England - 8 £70,000 -
Reading - 8 £70,000 -
London -8 3 £77,500 -3.12%
Surrey - 3 £50,000 -
Woking - 2 £50,000 -
City of London -3 1 £67,500 -18.18%
West Yorkshire - 1 £70,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £70,000 -
Leeds - 1 £70,000 -
Guildford - 1 £45,000 -

SharePoint Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited SharePoint 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 SharePoint Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 38 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 23 (60.53%) SharePoint 2010
3 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 20 (52.63%) SOA
4 19 (50.00%) .NET
4 19 (50.00%) Windows
4 19 (50.00%) Migration
5 16 (42.11%) MS Excel
5 16 (42.11%) SharePoint 2013
6 15 (39.47%) Metadata Management
6 15 (39.47%) SC Cleared
6 15 (39.47%) Security Cleared
6 15 (39.47%) CRM
6 15 (39.47%) EMC
6 15 (39.47%) EDRMS
6 15 (39.47%) Open Text
6 15 (39.47%) Back Office
6 15 (39.47%) TOGAF
6 15 (39.47%) Systems Analysis
6 15 (39.47%) Knowledge Management
6 15 (39.47%) SharePoint Server
6 15 (39.47%) Taxonomies
7 14 (36.84%) HTML
8 13 (34.21%) Visual Studio
8 13 (34.21%) CSS
8 13 (34.21%) Scrum
9 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (31.58%) HTML5
10 9 (23.68%) Content Management
10 9 (23.68%) C#

SharePoint Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited SharePoint 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 SharePoint Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 38 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 23 (60.53%) SharePoint 2010
3 16 (42.11%) SharePoint 2013
4 15 (39.47%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 16 (42.11%) MS Excel
2 7 (18.42%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.05%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) EDRMS
2 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (34.21%) Visual Studio
2 5 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (10.53%) Subversion
4 1 (2.63%) MSBuild
General
1 15 (39.47%) Back Office
2 1 (2.63%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (50.00%) .NET
2 14 (36.84%) HTML
3 13 (34.21%) CSS
4 12 (31.58%) HTML5
5 9 (23.68%) XSLT
6 8 (21.05%) jQuery
7 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET
8 5 (13.16%) Web Services
8 5 (13.16%) Ajax
9 4 (10.53%) Windows Identity Foundation
9 4 (10.53%) WinForms
9 4 (10.53%) .NET Framework
9 4 (10.53%) WCF
10 1 (2.63%) Silverlight
10 1 (2.63%) XHTML
10 1 (2.63%) XML
10 1 (2.63%) XSD
10 1 (2.63%) SOAP
10 1 (2.63%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) Taxonomies
2 5 (13.16%) N-Tier
3 4 (10.53%) Digital Media
3 4 (10.53%) User Experience
4 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) SOA
2 19 (50.00%) Migration
3 15 (39.47%) Metadata Management
3 15 (39.47%) CRM
3 15 (39.47%) TOGAF
3 15 (39.47%) Systems Analysis
3 15 (39.47%) Knowledge Management
4 13 (34.21%) Scrum
5 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (23.68%) Content Management
7 8 (21.05%) Information Management
8 4 (10.53%) Product Management
8 4 (10.53%) Domain-Driven Design
8 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
8 4 (10.53%) Technical Analysis
8 4 (10.53%) Business Analysis
8 4 (10.53%) TDD
8 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
8 4 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.68%) C#
2 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.53%) SQL
3 4 (10.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) SC Cleared
1 15 (39.47%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) MCSE
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) IAG
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 15 (39.47%) EMC
2 15 (39.47%) Open Text