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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SharePoint Solution Architect
Rank 882 866 881
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a SharePoint Solutions Architect 17 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.007% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.007% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 8
Average salary £70,000 £75,000 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £75,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £76,000 £65,000
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
109894 100240 111143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88890 83088 94915
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 £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014 within the UK.

SharePoint Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

SharePoint Solutions Architect
Top 13 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 29 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 -28 14 £70,000 -6.66%
South East -16 9 £70,000 -6.66%
West Midlands - 7 £70,000 -
East of England - 7 £70,000 -
Birmingham - 7 £70,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 7 £70,000 -
Reading - 7 £70,000 -
Berkshire - 7 £70,000 -
Hertfordshire - 7 £70,000 -
London +3 5 £75,000 -1.63%
Woking - 2 £50,000 -
Surrey - 2 £50,000 -
City of London -4 1 £67,500 -12.90%

SharePoint Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 31 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 19 (61.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 17 (54.84%) SOA
3 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
4 16 (51.61%) .NET
4 16 (51.61%) Windows
5 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
5 13 (41.94%) Migration
6 12 (38.71%) Open Text
6 12 (38.71%) TOGAF
6 12 (38.71%) Systems Analysis
6 12 (38.71%) Knowledge Management
6 12 (38.71%) SC Cleared
6 12 (38.71%) Security Cleared
6 12 (38.71%) SharePoint Server
6 12 (38.71%) Taxonomies
6 12 (38.71%) CRM
6 12 (38.71%) EMC
6 12 (38.71%) EDRMS
6 12 (38.71%) Back Office
6 12 (38.71%) HTML
6 12 (38.71%) Metadata Management
6 12 (38.71%) SharePoint 2013
7 11 (35.48%) CSS
8 10 (32.26%) Visual Studio
8 10 (32.26%) Scrum
8 10 (32.26%) HTML5
9 9 (29.03%) C#
10 8 (25.81%) jQuery
11 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development

SharePoint Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 31 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 19 (61.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 12 (38.71%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (38.71%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.13%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) EDRMS
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Visual Studio
2 5 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (12.90%) Subversion
4 1 (3.23%) MSBuild
General
1 12 (38.71%) Back Office
2 1 (3.23%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) .NET
2 12 (38.71%) HTML
3 11 (35.48%) CSS
4 10 (32.26%) HTML5
5 8 (25.81%) jQuery
6 7 (22.58%) XSLT
7 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
8 5 (16.13%) Web Services
8 5 (16.13%) Ajax
9 4 (12.90%) .NET Framework
9 4 (12.90%) WCF
9 4 (12.90%) Windows Identity Foundation
9 4 (12.90%) WinForms
10 1 (3.23%) Silverlight
10 1 (3.23%) XML
10 1 (3.23%) XSD
10 1 (3.23%) XHTML
10 1 (3.23%) WSDL
10 1 (3.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Taxonomies
2 5 (16.13%) N-Tier
3 4 (12.90%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) SOA
2 13 (41.94%) Migration
3 12 (38.71%) CRM
3 12 (38.71%) TOGAF
3 12 (38.71%) Systems Analysis
3 12 (38.71%) Knowledge Management
3 12 (38.71%) Metadata Management
4 10 (32.26%) Scrum
5 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (19.35%) Content Management
6 6 (19.35%) Information Management
7 4 (12.90%) Business Analysis
7 4 (12.90%) OO
7 4 (12.90%) Project Management
7 4 (12.90%) TDD
7 4 (12.90%) OOD
7 4 (12.90%) Technical Analysis
7 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
7 4 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (12.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) C#
2 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.90%) SQL
3 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) SC Cleared
1 12 (38.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) IAG
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
2 12 (38.71%) EMC
2 12 (38.71%) Open Text