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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 110 104 125
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 115 99 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.23% 2.35% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.29% 2.45% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 82 79 45
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,250 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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
5014 4042 3517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.08% 95.80% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3995 3237 2949
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +29 106 £62,500 +4.16% 3
Bradford -35 6 £67,500 +28.57%
Halifax - 4 £62,500 -
Solutions Architect
Yorkshire

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 118 (46.46%) Java
2 99 (38.98%) .NET
3 98 (38.58%) Oracle
4 78 (30.71%) Agile Software Development
5 71 (27.95%) J2EE
6 57 (22.44%) Finance
7 53 (20.87%) SOA
7 53 (20.87%) Spring
8 50 (19.69%) Internet
9 46 (18.11%) Scrum
9 46 (18.11%) Apache
10 42 (16.54%) SQL Server
11 39 (15.35%) XML
11 39 (15.35%) Linux
11 39 (15.35%) ETL
11 39 (15.35%) Microsoft
11 39 (15.35%) Retail
12 38 (14.96%) ActiveMQ
12 38 (14.96%) Enterprise Architecture
13 36 (14.17%) LAMP
13 36 (14.17%) HTTP
14 31 (12.20%) WebSphere
15 30 (11.81%) WAN
15 30 (11.81%) LAN
15 30 (11.81%) C#
16 27 (10.63%) Content Management
16 27 (10.63%) Hibernate
16 27 (10.63%) Java EE
16 27 (10.63%) Software Architecture
16 27 (10.63%) NoSQL

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 46 (18.11%) Apache
2 31 (12.20%) WebSphere
3 15 (5.91%) SharePoint
4 12 (4.72%) WebLogic Portal
4 12 (4.72%) MS Exchange
4 12 (4.72%) Tomcat
4 12 (4.72%) WebLogic
4 12 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (3.15%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (3.15%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (2.76%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (2.76%) SAS
7 5 (1.97%) IIS
8 2 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 8 (3.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (3.15%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.97%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (1.57%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (1.18%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.79%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.79%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.15%) Office 365
2 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (19.69%) Internet
2 36 (14.17%) HTTP
3 30 (11.81%) WAN
3 30 (11.81%) LAN
4 18 (7.09%) PBX
5 12 (4.72%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (4.72%) WAAS
5 12 (4.72%) AMQP
6 2 (0.79%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (16.54%) SQL Server
2 27 (10.63%) NoSQL
3 21 (8.27%) Relational Database
4 19 (7.48%) MySQL
4 19 (7.48%) RDBMS
4 19 (7.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (4.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (4.72%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (2.76%) Oracle BI EE
6 7 (2.76%) QlikView
6 7 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.57%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.18%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.79%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (3.94%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.79%) Subversion
3 2 (0.79%) CruiseControl
3 2 (0.79%) JIRA
3 2 (0.79%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.79%) Hudson
3 2 (0.79%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
General
1 57 (22.44%) Finance
2 39 (15.35%) Retail
3 20 (7.87%) Banking
4 19 (7.48%) Games
5 16 (6.30%) Marketing
6 2 (0.79%) Law
6 2 (0.79%) Legal
6 2 (0.79%) Local Government
7 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (38.98%) .NET
2 71 (27.95%) J2EE
3 53 (20.87%) Spring
4 39 (15.35%) XML
5 38 (14.96%) ActiveMQ
6 36 (14.17%) LAMP
7 27 (10.63%) Hibernate
7 27 (10.63%) Java EE
8 26 (10.24%) HTML5
8 26 (10.24%) HTML
9 24 (9.45%) SOAP
10 18 (7.09%) Web Services
11 12 (4.72%) RabbitMQ
12 9 (3.54%) Oracle Fusion
13 8 (3.15%) Middleware
14 5 (1.97%) WCF
14 5 (1.97%) .NET Framework
15 4 (1.57%) ASP.NET
16 3 (1.18%) Itk
16 3 (1.18%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.06%) Clustering
2 19 (7.48%) N-Tier
2 19 (7.48%) Open Source
3 18 (7.09%) CMDB
4 13 (5.12%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (4.72%) CLARiiON
5 12 (4.72%) Symmetrix
5 12 (4.72%) RIA
5 12 (4.72%) Celerra
6 8 (3.15%) NHS
7 4 (1.57%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.57%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.79%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.79%) iSeries
8 2 (0.79%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.39%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 39 (15.35%) Linux
2 21 (8.27%) UNIX
3 12 (4.72%) Solaris
4 2 (0.79%) Windows
4 2 (0.79%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (30.71%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (20.87%) SOA
3 46 (18.11%) Scrum
4 39 (15.35%) ETL
5 38 (14.96%) Enterprise Architecture
6 27 (10.63%) Content Management
6 27 (10.63%) Software Architecture
7 26 (10.24%) Software Engineering
7 26 (10.24%) CRM
8 25 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
8 25 (9.84%) ITIL
8 25 (9.84%) Technical Architecture
9 22 (8.66%) E-Commerce
9 22 (8.66%) OO
10 21 (8.27%) Analytics
11 19 (7.48%) User Stories
12 18 (7.09%) WFM
12 18 (7.09%) EAI
12 18 (7.09%) Asset Management
12 18 (7.09%) Contact Management
Programming Languages
1 118 (46.46%) Java
2 30 (11.81%) C#
3 19 (7.48%) PHP
4 12 (4.72%) JavaScript
5 9 (3.54%) R
5 9 (3.54%) Ruby
5 9 (3.54%) Perl
6 8 (3.15%) C++
7 7 (2.76%) SQL
7 7 (2.76%) Python
8 4 (1.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (8.66%) Degree
2 12 (4.72%) CCA
2 12 (4.72%) Citrix Certification
2 12 (4.72%) CCEA
2 12 (4.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (4.72%) MCSE
2 12 (4.72%) NCDA
2 12 (4.72%) NCIE
2 12 (4.72%) VCAP
2 12 (4.72%) VTSP
2 12 (4.72%) CCIA
2 12 (4.72%) MCITP
2 12 (4.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 12 (4.72%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.30%) QA
2 4 (1.57%) HL7
System Software
1 14 (5.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (4.72%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.72%) vSphere
2 12 (4.72%) vCloud
2 12 (4.72%) Hyper-V
2 12 (4.72%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 98 (38.58%) Oracle
2 39 (15.35%) Microsoft
3 24 (9.45%) Cisco
3 24 (9.45%) EMC
4 19 (7.48%) Informatica
5 14 (5.51%) Citrix
5 14 (5.51%) VMware
6 12 (4.72%) NetApp
6 12 (4.72%) 3PAR
6 12 (4.72%) F5
7 2 (0.79%) Intel
8 1 (0.39%) Sun
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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