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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 128 96 129
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 75 121 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.57% 2.48% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 2.56% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 51 103 36
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £54,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +10.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,221 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £95,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.00%
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
4594 4726 3331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.19% 97.00% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3675 3751 2568
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 -42 50 £67,500 +12.50% 8
Bradford -7 14 £62,500 +31.57% 2
Huddersfield - 1 £56,000 -
Solutions Architect
Yorkshire

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 87 (42.23%) .NET
2 75 (36.41%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (30.58%) Java
4 50 (24.27%) SOA
5 47 (22.82%) Oracle
6 39 (18.93%) Scrum
7 37 (17.96%) TOGAF
8 33 (16.02%) Stakeholder Management
9 31 (15.05%) C#
10 29 (14.08%) Linux
11 28 (13.59%) HTML
11 28 (13.59%) LAMP
11 28 (13.59%) Open Source
12 27 (13.11%) Finance
13 26 (12.62%) HTML5
13 26 (12.62%) Enterprise Architecture
14 25 (12.14%) E-Commerce
15 23 (11.17%) J2EE
15 23 (11.17%) Software Architecture
16 22 (10.68%) PHP
16 22 (10.68%) Microsoft
17 21 (10.19%) SQL Server
17 21 (10.19%) XML
18 20 (9.71%) Migration
18 20 (9.71%) API Design
19 18 (8.74%) Retail
20 17 (8.25%) NoSQL
21 16 (7.77%) Banking
21 16 (7.77%) SharePoint
21 16 (7.77%) Data Centre

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 16 (7.77%) SharePoint
2 14 (6.80%) SharePoint 2010
2 14 (6.80%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (5.83%) Apache
4 8 (3.88%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.94%) CMS
5 4 (1.94%) Joomla!
6 3 (1.46%) SAP Portal
6 3 (1.46%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.97%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.97%) IIS
7 2 (0.97%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.97%) nginx
7 2 (0.97%) Node.js
7 2 (0.97%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 15 (7.28%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.31%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (3.40%) SAP HR
1 7 (3.40%) SAP FI
1 7 (3.40%) SAP FI/CO
1 7 (3.40%) SAP CO
2 4 (1.94%) SAP PM
3 3 (1.46%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.46%) SAP CRM
3 3 (1.46%) SAP SCM
3 3 (1.46%) SAP LE
3 3 (1.46%) SAP HCM
3 3 (1.46%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.49%) Summit
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.80%) Office 365
2 4 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.49%) SaaS
4 1 (0.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.80%) Internet
2 7 (3.40%) LAN
2 7 (3.40%) WAN
3 6 (2.91%) HTTP
4 3 (1.46%) SAN
4 3 (1.46%) Intranet
5 2 (0.97%) H.323
5 2 (0.97%) CTI
5 2 (0.97%) VoIP
6 1 (0.49%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.49%) Extranet
6 1 (0.49%) Firewall
6 1 (0.49%) NAS
6 1 (0.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (0.49%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.19%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.25%) NoSQL
3 13 (6.31%) Big Data
4 10 (4.85%) Hadoop
5 9 (4.37%) MongoDB
6 8 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (3.40%) Riak
8 4 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.46%) SAP BI
10 2 (0.97%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.97%) IBM InfoSphere
10 2 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.97%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.49%) MySQL
11 1 (0.49%) OLTP
11 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (6.80%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (13.11%) Finance
2 18 (8.74%) Retail
3 16 (7.77%) Banking
4 13 (6.31%) Games
5 9 (4.37%) Legal
6 7 (3.40%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.43%) Marketing
8 3 (1.46%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.49%) Billing
9 1 (0.49%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (42.23%) .NET
2 28 (13.59%) LAMP
2 28 (13.59%) HTML
3 26 (12.62%) HTML5
4 23 (11.17%) J2EE
5 21 (10.19%) XML
6 15 (7.28%) Spring
7 14 (6.80%) CSS
7 14 (6.80%) Java EE
7 14 (6.80%) WCF
8 13 (6.31%) XSLT
9 11 (5.34%) .NET Framework
10 10 (4.85%) Hibernate
10 10 (4.85%) ASP.NET
11 9 (4.37%) ActiveMQ
11 9 (4.37%) Middleware
12 8 (3.88%) SOAP
13 6 (2.91%) REST
14 4 (1.94%) WPF
14 4 (1.94%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.77%) Data Centre
2 10 (4.85%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (2.43%) Informatics
4 4 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.94%) Tandem
5 3 (1.46%) Health Informatics
5 3 (1.46%) Visualisation
5 3 (1.46%) NHS
5 3 (1.46%) Mainframe
6 2 (0.97%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.97%) Clustering
6 2 (0.97%) IVR
6 2 (0.97%) Social Media
6 2 (0.97%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 29 (14.08%) Linux
2 5 (2.43%) Windows
3 3 (1.46%) VME
4 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.49%) UNIX
4 1 (0.49%) AIX
4 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (36.41%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (24.27%) SOA
3 39 (18.93%) Scrum
4 37 (17.96%) TOGAF
5 33 (16.02%) Stakeholder Management
6 28 (13.59%) Open Source
7 26 (12.62%) Enterprise Architecture
8 25 (12.14%) E-Commerce
9 23 (11.17%) Software Architecture
10 20 (9.71%) Migration
10 20 (9.71%) API Design
11 14 (6.80%) Content Management
11 14 (6.80%) Project Management
12 11 (5.34%) OO
12 11 (5.34%) Software Engineering
13 8 (3.88%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (3.40%) Requirements Analysis
15 6 (2.91%) Zachman Framework
15 6 (2.91%) UML
15 6 (2.91%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 63 (30.58%) Java
2 31 (15.05%) C#
3 22 (10.68%) PHP
4 7 (3.40%) Python
5 3 (1.46%) SQL
5 3 (1.46%) COBOL
5 3 (1.46%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (6.31%) SC Cleared
1 13 (6.31%) Security Cleared
2 9 (4.37%) Degree
3 8 (3.88%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.46%) PMP
4 3 (1.46%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.49%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.46%) HL7
2 1 (0.49%) COBIT
2 1 (0.49%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.91%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.97%) Squid
4 1 (0.49%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (0.97%) Puppet
1 2 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 47 (22.82%) Oracle
2 22 (10.68%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.88%) SAP
4 7 (3.40%) VMware
4 7 (3.40%) Cloudera
5 6 (2.91%) IBM
6 3 (1.46%) ATG
6 3 (1.46%) Fujitsu
6 3 (1.46%) hybris
6 3 (1.46%) ICL
6 3 (1.46%) Siebel
6 3 (1.46%) Cisco
6 3 (1.46%) HP
6 3 (1.46%) Citrix
7 2 (0.97%) Avaya
7 2 (0.97%) Genesys
7 2 (0.97%) Hitachi
7 2 (0.97%) NetApp
7 2 (0.97%) Endeca
7 2 (0.97%) Brocade
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