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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 85 120 124
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 148 63 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.90% 1.70% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.00% 1.79% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 110 48 51
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £64,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+0.77% -0.76%
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
4940 3514 3661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.79% 94.90% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3854 2806 3067
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 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 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
(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 +51 141 £60,000 +9.09% 9
Bradford -16 7 £47,500 -11.62% 3
Halifax - 1 £52,500 -
Solutions Architect
Yorkshire

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (43.87%) Java
2 95 (35.32%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (31.23%) Oracle
3 84 (31.23%) J2EE
4 83 (30.86%) .NET
5 74 (27.51%) Apache
6 70 (26.02%) Internet
7 64 (23.79%) Linux
8 60 (22.30%) Scrum
9 58 (21.56%) ActiveMQ
10 57 (21.19%) Finance
11 52 (19.33%) Clustering
12 49 (18.22%) XML
12 49 (18.22%) PHP
12 49 (18.22%) MySQL
13 48 (17.84%) SQL Server
13 48 (17.84%) Content Management
14 47 (17.47%) Spring
14 47 (17.47%) WebSphere
14 47 (17.47%) Open Source
14 47 (17.47%) SOA
15 46 (17.10%) HTTP
16 45 (16.73%) LAMP
17 44 (16.36%) Cisco
18 43 (15.99%) Degree
19 42 (15.61%) Technical Architecture
19 42 (15.61%) EMC
20 41 (15.24%) Project Management
21 39 (14.50%) Microsoft
21 39 (14.50%) WAN

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 74 (27.51%) Apache
2 47 (17.47%) WebSphere
3 31 (11.52%) Tomcat
3 31 (11.52%) WebLogic
3 31 (11.52%) WebLogic Portal
4 12 (4.46%) BizTalk Server
5 11 (4.09%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (4.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (4.09%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (4.09%) MS Exchange
6 8 (2.97%) IIS
6 8 (2.97%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.23%) SAS
7 6 (2.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (3.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (4.83%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (2.97%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (1.86%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.12%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.74%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.74%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 70 (26.02%) Internet
2 46 (17.10%) HTTP
3 39 (14.50%) LAN
3 39 (14.50%) WAN
4 33 (12.27%) AMQP
5 17 (6.32%) PBX
6 11 (4.09%) WAAS
6 11 (4.09%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.74%) FTP
7 2 (0.74%) Network Security
8 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.37%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (18.22%) MySQL
2 48 (17.84%) SQL Server
3 27 (10.04%) NoSQL
4 18 (6.69%) Relational Database
5 17 (6.32%) RDBMS
6 16 (5.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (4.09%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (4.09%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (2.23%) QlikView
8 6 (2.23%) Oracle BI EE
8 6 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.74%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.37%) Big Data
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.86%) Hudson
2 5 (1.86%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.86%) CruiseControl
2 5 (1.86%) Subversion
2 5 (1.86%) JIRA
2 5 (1.86%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 57 (21.19%) Finance
2 21 (7.81%) Marketing
3 20 (7.43%) Retail
4 11 (4.09%) Banking
5 9 (3.35%) Games
6 2 (0.74%) Law
6 2 (0.74%) Legal
7 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.37%) Electronics
7 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (31.23%) J2EE
2 83 (30.86%) .NET
3 58 (21.56%) ActiveMQ
4 49 (18.22%) XML
5 47 (17.47%) Spring
6 45 (16.73%) LAMP
7 36 (13.38%) Web Services
8 33 (12.27%) RabbitMQ
9 25 (9.29%) HTML5
9 25 (9.29%) HTML
9 25 (9.29%) Hibernate
10 23 (8.55%) Java EE
11 15 (5.58%) SOAP
12 12 (4.46%) Middleware
12 12 (4.46%) Oracle Fusion
13 10 (3.72%) WCF
14 7 (2.60%) .NET Framework
14 7 (2.60%) ASP.NET
15 5 (1.86%) WF
16 3 (1.12%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 52 (19.33%) Clustering
2 47 (17.47%) Open Source
3 31 (11.52%) Symmetrix
3 31 (11.52%) RIA
4 17 (6.32%) CMDB
4 17 (6.32%) N-Tier
5 13 (4.83%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (4.09%) Celerra
6 11 (4.09%) CLARiiON
7 10 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (2.60%) NHS
9 6 (2.23%) iSeries
10 5 (1.86%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.49%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.74%) Computer Science
13 1 (0.37%) DTV
13 1 (0.37%) Mainframe
13 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 64 (23.79%) Linux
2 33 (12.27%) Solaris
3 24 (8.92%) UNIX
4 5 (1.86%) Android
5 4 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (35.32%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (22.30%) Scrum
3 48 (17.84%) Content Management
4 47 (17.47%) SOA
5 42 (15.61%) Technical Architecture
6 41 (15.24%) Project Management
7 37 (13.75%) Business Intelligence
7 37 (13.75%) UML
8 34 (12.64%) ETL
9 33 (12.27%) Load Testing
10 32 (11.90%) Enterprise Architecture
11 31 (11.52%) Network Load Balancing
11 31 (11.52%) High Availability
11 31 (11.52%) Test Planning
11 31 (11.52%) CRM
12 29 (10.78%) Analytics
13 22 (8.18%) Load Balancing
13 22 (8.18%) Software Architecture
13 22 (8.18%) OO
14 21 (7.81%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 118 (43.87%) Java
2 49 (18.22%) PHP
3 32 (11.90%) C#
4 31 (11.52%) JavaScript
5 19 (7.06%) Perl
5 19 (7.06%) Ruby
6 11 (4.09%) C++
7 8 (2.97%) Python
8 7 (2.60%) SQL
9 6 (2.23%) R
10 4 (1.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 43 (15.99%) Degree
2 11 (4.09%) NCDA
2 11 (4.09%) NCIE
2 11 (4.09%) VCAP
2 11 (4.09%) VTSP
2 11 (4.09%) CCIA
2 11 (4.09%) MCSE
2 11 (4.09%) CCA
2 11 (4.09%) Citrix Certification
2 11 (4.09%) CCEA
2 11 (4.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (4.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (4.09%) MCTS
2 11 (4.09%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (12.64%) QA
2 3 (1.12%) HL7
3 1 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (4.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (4.09%) Hyper-V
2 11 (4.09%) XenDesktop
2 11 (4.09%) vSphere
2 11 (4.09%) vCloud
2 11 (4.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 84 (31.23%) Oracle
2 44 (16.36%) Cisco
3 42 (15.61%) EMC
4 39 (14.50%) Microsoft
5 31 (11.52%) F5
6 16 (5.95%) Informatica
7 13 (4.83%) VMware
7 13 (4.83%) Citrix
8 11 (4.09%) 3PAR
8 11 (4.09%) NetApp
9 6 (2.23%) Intel
10 2 (0.74%) SAP
11 1 (0.37%) Sun
11 1 (0.37%) Avaya
11 1 (0.37%) Juniper
11 1 (0.37%) Verint
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