The first table below looks at the demand for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 121 94 116
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 95 97 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.83% 2.46% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.91% 2.56% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 78 90 39
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £45,000 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £60,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4973 3793 3593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.84% 96.05% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4047 3045 3040
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,250 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Solutions Architect
Yorkshire

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the West Yorkshire region.

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Solutions Architect
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Leeds -16 82 £55,000 - 7
Bradford -6 6 £47,500 -11.62%
Huddersfield +3 4 £35,000 -33.33%
Halifax -10 1 £31,000 -38.00% 2
Bingley - 1 - -
Solutions Architect
Yorkshire

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited 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 Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 59 (32.96%) Scrum
2 54 (30.17%) Java
3 53 (29.61%) Linux
4 45 (25.14%) SOA
5 35 (19.55%) J2EE
5 35 (19.55%) MySQL
6 34 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (18.44%) PHP
8 30 (16.76%) Web Services
9 29 (16.20%) Enterprise Architecture
10 27 (15.08%) Finance
11 26 (14.53%) Oracle
12 25 (13.97%) LAN
12 25 (13.97%) WAN
13 24 (13.41%) .NET
14 22 (12.29%) UNIX
14 22 (12.29%) ITIL
14 22 (12.29%) Cisco
15 21 (11.73%) B2C
15 21 (11.73%) Apache
15 21 (11.73%) Node.js
16 20 (11.17%) Technical Architecture
17 19 (10.61%) WebSphere
17 19 (10.61%) TOGAF
17 19 (10.61%) SQL Server
18 17 (9.50%) Project Management
18 17 (9.50%) Internet
19 16 (8.94%) Stakeholder Management
19 16 (8.94%) Solaris
19 16 (8.94%) CRM

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited 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 Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (11.73%) Apache
1 21 (11.73%) Node.js
2 19 (10.61%) WebSphere
3 9 (5.03%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.03%) WebLogic
3 9 (5.03%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (3.91%) Tomcat
4 7 (3.91%) WebLogic Portal
5 4 (2.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (1.68%) Lync
6 3 (1.68%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.56%) SAS
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 13 (7.26%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.79%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.23%) MS Office
4 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.56%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (1.68%) SAP HCM
1 3 (1.68%) SAP HR
2 2 (1.12%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.12%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.56%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.35%) IaaS
2 3 (1.68%) Office 365
3 1 (0.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (13.97%) LAN
1 25 (13.97%) WAN
2 17 (9.50%) Internet
3 12 (6.70%) PBX
3 12 (6.70%) HTTP
3 12 (6.70%) TCP/IP
4 11 (6.15%) SAN
5 7 (3.91%) AMQP
5 7 (3.91%) VPN
5 7 (3.91%) Firewall
5 7 (3.91%) MPLS
6 6 (3.35%) OSPF
6 6 (3.35%) BGP
6 6 (3.35%) HSRP
6 6 (3.35%) VLAN
7 5 (2.79%) Network Security
8 4 (2.23%) Unified Communications
8 4 (2.23%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (1.68%) VPLS
9 3 (1.68%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (19.55%) MySQL
2 19 (10.61%) SQL Server
3 14 (7.82%) NoSQL
4 12 (6.70%) RDBMS
4 12 (6.70%) Relational Database
5 11 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (4.47%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.68%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.12%) Big Data
8 2 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.56%) QlikView
9 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.56%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 5 (2.79%) Subversion
1 5 (2.79%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (15.08%) Finance
2 3 (1.68%) Marketing
2 3 (1.68%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.12%) Games
3 2 (1.12%) Retail
4 1 (0.56%) Banking
4 1 (0.56%) Local Government
4 1 (0.56%) Electronics
4 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (19.55%) J2EE
2 30 (16.76%) Web Services
3 24 (13.41%) .NET
4 14 (7.82%) ActiveMQ
5 13 (7.26%) Middleware
6 11 (6.15%) LAMP
7 9 (5.03%) XML
8 8 (4.47%) Hibernate
8 8 (4.47%) HTML
8 8 (4.47%) Spring
9 7 (3.91%) HTML5
9 7 (3.91%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (2.23%) ASP.NET
10 4 (2.23%) Oracle Fusion
10 4 (2.23%) .NET Framework
11 3 (1.68%) WCF
12 2 (1.12%) WF
13 1 (0.56%) Silverlight
13 1 (0.56%) WPF
13 1 (0.56%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.38%) Clustering
2 13 (7.26%) Open Source
3 12 (6.70%) CMDB
4 11 (6.15%) Management Information System
5 9 (5.03%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (3.91%) RIA
6 7 (3.91%) N-Tier
6 7 (3.91%) Symmetrix
7 2 (1.12%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.12%) NHS
7 2 (1.12%) iSeries
8 1 (0.56%) IVR
8 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.56%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 53 (29.61%) Linux
2 22 (12.29%) UNIX
3 16 (8.94%) Solaris
4 13 (7.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (3.91%) Windows
6 5 (2.79%) Debian
7 4 (2.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.23%) Windows XP
7 4 (2.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.12%) AIX
8 2 (1.12%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (32.96%) Scrum
2 45 (25.14%) SOA
3 34 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (16.20%) Enterprise Architecture
5 22 (12.29%) ITIL
6 21 (11.73%) B2C
7 20 (11.17%) Technical Architecture
8 19 (10.61%) TOGAF
9 17 (9.50%) Project Management
10 16 (8.94%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (8.94%) CRM
11 15 (8.38%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (7.26%) Content Management
12 13 (7.26%) ETL
12 13 (7.26%) EAI
13 12 (6.70%) Contact Management
13 12 (6.70%) WFM
14 10 (5.59%) Load Balancing
15 9 (5.03%) Network Load Balancing
15 9 (5.03%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 54 (30.17%) Java
2 33 (18.44%) PHP
3 12 (6.70%) C#
4 9 (5.03%) JavaScript
5 7 (3.91%) VB.NET
6 5 (2.79%) SQL
7 2 (1.12%) Perl
7 2 (1.12%) Ruby
8 1 (0.56%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (6.15%) Degree
2 7 (3.91%) CCIE
2 7 (3.91%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.23%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.12%) ISEB
4 2 (1.12%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (1.12%) MCITP
4 2 (1.12%) MBCS
5 1 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.56%) MCTS
5 1 (0.56%) NCIE
5 1 (0.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.47%) QA
2 2 (1.12%) TickIT
2 2 (1.12%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (7.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.68%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.68%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (3.91%) Tivoli
2 5 (2.79%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.79%) Puppet
3 1 (0.56%) SCCM
3 1 (0.56%) SCOM
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 26 (14.53%) Oracle
2 22 (12.29%) Cisco
3 15 (8.38%) VMware
3 15 (8.38%) EMC
4 13 (7.26%) Red Hat
5 12 (6.70%) Microsoft
6 8 (4.47%) Symantec
6 8 (4.47%) IBM
7 7 (3.91%) F5
7 7 (3.91%) CheckPoint
8 6 (3.35%) SAP
9 4 (2.23%) HP
10 2 (1.12%) Intel
10 2 (1.12%) Citrix
11 1 (0.56%) Unica
11 1 (0.56%) 3PAR
11 1 (0.56%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.56%) Cognos
11 1 (0.56%) Siebel
11 1 (0.56%) Juniper
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, healthcare + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Premier Farnell
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky
Posted: 11 days ago