The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 89 112 123
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 135 57 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.76% 1.59% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.86% 1.68% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 106 47 48
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Solutions Architect
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4719 3389 3624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.48% 94.30% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3681 2667 3017
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,800 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 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 28 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
(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
Leeds +35 126 £60,000 +9.09% 6
Bradford -1 5 £47,500 - 2
Wetherby - 2 £39,610 -
Halifax - 1 £52,500 -
Solutions Architect
Yorkshire

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 110 (44.18%) Java
2 80 (32.13%) J2EE
3 76 (30.52%) .NET
3 76 (30.52%) Apache
4 70 (28.11%) Oracle
5 67 (26.91%) Internet
6 66 (26.51%) Linux
7 58 (23.29%) Scrum
8 57 (22.89%) ActiveMQ
9 56 (22.49%) Agile Software Development
10 54 (21.69%) PHP
11 53 (21.29%) Clustering
11 53 (21.29%) Finance
12 52 (20.88%) MySQL
13 50 (20.08%) Content Management
13 50 (20.08%) Open Source
14 47 (18.88%) XML
15 46 (18.47%) WebSphere
16 45 (18.07%) Degree
16 45 (18.07%) SQL Server
17 44 (17.67%) SOA
17 44 (17.67%) HTTP
17 44 (17.67%) LAMP
18 42 (16.87%) Project Management
18 42 (16.87%) Technical Architecture
18 42 (16.87%) Spring
19 41 (16.47%) Cisco
20 40 (16.06%) UML
20 40 (16.06%) EMC
21 38 (15.26%) LAN

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 76 (30.52%) Apache
2 46 (18.47%) WebSphere
3 32 (12.85%) Tomcat
3 32 (12.85%) WebLogic
3 32 (12.85%) WebLogic Portal
4 12 (4.82%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (3.21%) IIS
6 7 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (2.81%) MS Exchange
7 6 (2.41%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (1.20%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (5.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (4.42%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (3.21%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.20%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.20%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.80%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.80%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 67 (26.91%) Internet
2 44 (17.67%) HTTP
3 38 (15.26%) LAN
3 38 (15.26%) WAN
4 34 (13.65%) AMQP
5 16 (6.43%) PBX
6 7 (2.81%) WAAS
6 7 (2.81%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.80%) FTP
7 2 (0.80%) Network Security
8 1 (0.40%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.40%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (20.88%) MySQL
2 45 (18.07%) SQL Server
3 25 (10.04%) NoSQL
4 16 (6.43%) Relational Database
5 15 (6.02%) RDBMS
6 14 (5.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (2.81%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.20%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (1.20%) QlikView
10 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.40%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (2.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (2.01%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.01%) Hudson
2 5 (2.01%) Jenkins
2 5 (2.01%) JIRA
2 5 (2.01%) Subversion
2 5 (2.01%) CruiseControl
3 2 (0.80%) Visual Studio
General
1 53 (21.29%) Finance
2 21 (8.43%) Marketing
3 14 (5.62%) Retail
4 8 (3.21%) Games
5 7 (2.81%) Banking
6 2 (0.80%) Law
6 2 (0.80%) Legal
7 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.40%) Electronics
7 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (32.13%) J2EE
2 76 (30.52%) .NET
3 57 (22.89%) ActiveMQ
4 47 (18.88%) XML
5 44 (17.67%) LAMP
6 42 (16.87%) Spring
7 37 (14.86%) Web Services
8 34 (13.65%) RabbitMQ
9 23 (9.24%) HTML5
9 23 (9.24%) HTML
9 23 (9.24%) Hibernate
10 19 (7.63%) Java EE
11 12 (4.82%) Middleware
11 12 (4.82%) SOAP
11 12 (4.82%) Oracle Fusion
12 11 (4.42%) WCF
13 8 (3.21%) ASP.NET
14 7 (2.81%) .NET Framework
15 5 (2.01%) WF
16 3 (1.20%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 53 (21.29%) Clustering
2 50 (20.08%) Open Source
3 32 (12.85%) Symmetrix
3 32 (12.85%) RIA
4 17 (6.83%) N-Tier
5 16 (6.43%) CMDB
6 13 (5.22%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (2.81%) Celerra
7 7 (2.81%) NHS
7 7 (2.81%) CLARiiON
8 6 (2.41%) iSeries
9 5 (2.01%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.61%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.80%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Storage
12 1 (0.40%) DTV
12 1 (0.40%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 66 (26.51%) Linux
2 34 (13.65%) Solaris
3 23 (9.24%) UNIX
4 5 (2.01%) Android
5 4 (1.61%) Windows
6 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (23.29%) Scrum
2 56 (22.49%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (20.08%) Content Management
4 44 (17.67%) SOA
5 42 (16.87%) Project Management
5 42 (16.87%) Technical Architecture
6 40 (16.06%) UML
7 34 (13.65%) Load Testing
8 33 (13.25%) Business Intelligence
9 32 (12.85%) High Availability
9 32 (12.85%) Network Load Balancing
9 32 (12.85%) Enterprise Architecture
10 31 (12.45%) ETL
11 28 (11.24%) CRM
12 25 (10.04%) Analytics
13 22 (8.84%) ITIL
13 22 (8.84%) Load Balancing
14 21 (8.43%) Web Development
14 21 (8.43%) OO
15 19 (7.63%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 110 (44.18%) Java
2 54 (21.69%) PHP
3 32 (12.85%) JavaScript
3 32 (12.85%) C#
4 19 (7.63%) Ruby
4 19 (7.63%) Perl
5 11 (4.42%) C++
6 7 (2.81%) Python
7 5 (2.01%) SQL
8 4 (1.61%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.20%) R
10 1 (0.40%) C
Qualifications
1 45 (18.07%) Degree
2 8 (3.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (3.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (3.21%) MCTS
2 8 (3.21%) MCITP
2 8 (3.21%) NCIE
3 7 (2.81%) NCDA
3 7 (2.81%) CCIA
3 7 (2.81%) VCAP
3 7 (2.81%) VTSP
3 7 (2.81%) MCSE
3 7 (2.81%) CCA
3 7 (2.81%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (2.81%) CCEA
4 2 (0.80%) ISEB
4 2 (0.80%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (0.80%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (13.65%) QA
2 3 (1.20%) HL7
3 2 (0.80%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.80%) TickIT
4 1 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (4.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.21%) Hyper-V
2 8 (3.21%) vSphere
3 7 (2.81%) XenDesktop
3 7 (2.81%) vCloud
3 7 (2.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.40%) SCCM
1 1 (0.40%) SCOM
Vendors
1 70 (28.11%) Oracle
2 41 (16.47%) Cisco
3 40 (16.06%) EMC
4 34 (13.65%) Microsoft
5 32 (12.85%) F5
6 14 (5.62%) Informatica
7 11 (4.42%) VMware
8 10 (4.02%) Citrix
9 8 (3.21%) NetApp
9 8 (3.21%) 3PAR
10 6 (2.41%) Intel
11 2 (0.80%) SAP
12 1 (0.40%) Verint
12 1 (0.40%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.40%) Avaya
12 1 (0.40%) Juniper
12 1 (0.40%) CommVault
12 1 (0.40%) Symantec
12 1 (0.40%) Sun
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