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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 99 117 133
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 120 50 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.46% 1.42% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.53% 1.51% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 105 40 43
Average salary £60,000 £54,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.59% +14.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,442 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4734 3309 3347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.11% 93.98% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3782 2559 2768
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +29 109 £60,000 +7.14% 17
Wetherby - 2 £39,610 -
Bradford -1 1 £47,500 +5.55%
Solutions Architect
Yorkshire

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 85 (40.28%) Java
2 69 (32.70%) J2EE
3 67 (31.75%) Apache
4 62 (29.38%) Linux
5 58 (27.49%) Internet
6 56 (26.54%) PHP
7 55 (26.07%) .NET
8 54 (25.59%) Scrum
9 53 (25.12%) MySQL
10 50 (23.70%) Content Management
10 50 (23.70%) Open Source
11 49 (23.22%) Clustering
12 48 (22.75%) ActiveMQ
13 46 (21.80%) Agile Software Development
14 45 (21.33%) Project Management
15 44 (20.85%) Oracle
16 43 (20.38%) Degree
17 41 (19.43%) WebSphere
17 41 (19.43%) XML
18 40 (18.96%) LAMP
18 40 (18.96%) Technical Architecture
19 39 (18.48%) Cisco
20 38 (18.01%) EMC
20 38 (18.01%) UML
20 38 (18.01%) Web Services
20 38 (18.01%) SOA
20 38 (18.01%) HTTP
21 35 (16.59%) Solaris
22 34 (16.11%) AMQP
22 34 (16.11%) Load Testing

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 67 (31.75%) Apache
2 41 (19.43%) WebSphere
3 32 (15.17%) WebLogic Portal
3 32 (15.17%) WebLogic
3 32 (15.17%) Tomcat
4 11 (5.21%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (2.84%) IIS
5 6 (2.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.90%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.90%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.47%) SAS
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.47%) Node.js
Applications
1 14 (6.64%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.37%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.47%) MS Office
3 1 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (4.74%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (3.32%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.95%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.47%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.47%) PaaS
1 1 (0.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (27.49%) Internet
2 38 (18.01%) HTTP
3 34 (16.11%) AMQP
4 30 (14.22%) WAN
4 30 (14.22%) LAN
5 12 (5.69%) PBX
6 4 (1.90%) WAAS
6 4 (1.90%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.95%) Network Security
8 1 (0.47%) FTP
8 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.47%) ATM
8 1 (0.47%) SAN
8 1 (0.47%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (25.12%) MySQL
2 33 (15.64%) SQL Server
3 17 (8.06%) NoSQL
4 9 (4.27%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.79%) RDBMS
6 7 (3.32%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.95%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.95%) Big Data
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (2.37%) Hudson
2 5 (2.37%) Jenkins
2 5 (2.37%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.37%) JIRA
2 5 (2.37%) CruiseControl
2 5 (2.37%) Subversion
3 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (15.64%) Finance
2 13 (6.16%) Marketing
3 4 (1.90%) Retail
4 3 (1.42%) Games
5 2 (0.95%) Banking
5 2 (0.95%) Legal
5 2 (0.95%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.47%) Law
6 1 (0.47%) Electronics
6 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.47%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (32.70%) J2EE
2 55 (26.07%) .NET
3 48 (22.75%) ActiveMQ
4 41 (19.43%) XML
5 40 (18.96%) LAMP
6 38 (18.01%) Web Services
7 34 (16.11%) RabbitMQ
8 28 (13.27%) Spring
9 14 (6.64%) HTML5
9 14 (6.64%) Hibernate
9 14 (6.64%) HTML
10 10 (4.74%) WCF
11 9 (4.27%) Middleware
12 8 (3.79%) Oracle Fusion
13 7 (3.32%) Java EE
14 6 (2.84%) ASP.NET
14 6 (2.84%) SOAP
15 5 (2.37%) WF
15 5 (2.37%) .NET Framework
16 1 (0.47%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 50 (23.70%) Open Source
2 49 (23.22%) Clustering
3 32 (15.17%) Symmetrix
3 32 (15.17%) RIA
4 12 (5.69%) CMDB
5 11 (5.21%) N-Tier
6 9 (4.27%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.84%) iSeries
8 5 (2.37%) Mobile App
8 5 (2.37%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.90%) Celerra
9 4 (1.90%) NHS
9 4 (1.90%) CLARiiON
10 2 (0.95%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.47%) DTV
11 1 (0.47%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 62 (29.38%) Linux
2 35 (16.59%) Solaris
3 19 (9.00%) UNIX
4 7 (3.32%) Windows
5 5 (2.37%) Android
6 4 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (1.90%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (25.59%) Scrum
2 50 (23.70%) Content Management
3 46 (21.80%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (21.33%) Project Management
5 40 (18.96%) Technical Architecture
6 38 (18.01%) UML
6 38 (18.01%) SOA
7 34 (16.11%) Load Testing
8 32 (15.17%) Network Load Balancing
8 32 (15.17%) High Availability
9 31 (14.69%) Business Intelligence
10 25 (11.85%) Enterprise Architecture
11 23 (10.90%) CRM
12 22 (10.43%) Analytics
13 21 (9.95%) Web Development
13 21 (9.95%) ITIL
14 20 (9.48%) ETL
15 18 (8.53%) Load Balancing
16 15 (7.11%) TOGAF
17 14 (6.64%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 85 (40.28%) Java
2 56 (26.54%) PHP
3 33 (15.64%) JavaScript
4 21 (9.95%) C#
5 19 (9.00%) Perl
5 19 (9.00%) Ruby
6 11 (5.21%) C++
7 7 (3.32%) Python
8 2 (0.95%) SQL
8 2 (0.95%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.47%) C
Qualifications
1 43 (20.38%) Degree
2 5 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (2.37%) NCIE
2 5 (2.37%) MCTS
2 5 (2.37%) MCITP
2 5 (2.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (1.90%) CCIA
3 4 (1.90%) VCAP
3 4 (1.90%) VTSP
3 4 (1.90%) NCDA
3 4 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (1.90%) CCA
3 4 (1.90%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (1.90%) CCEA
3 4 (1.90%) MCSE
4 2 (0.95%) MBCS
4 2 (0.95%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (0.95%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (15.64%) QA
2 2 (0.95%) TickIT
2 2 (0.95%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.47%) SLA
3 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.47%) HL7
System Software
1 11 (5.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.37%) Hyper-V
2 5 (2.37%) vSphere
3 4 (1.90%) XenDesktop
3 4 (1.90%) vCloud
3 4 (1.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.47%) Oracle EDQ
1 1 (0.47%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.47%) SCCM
1 1 (0.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 44 (20.85%) Oracle
2 39 (18.48%) Cisco
3 38 (18.01%) EMC
4 32 (15.17%) F5
5 23 (10.90%) Microsoft
6 12 (5.69%) VMware
7 7 (3.32%) Citrix
8 6 (2.84%) Intel
8 6 (2.84%) Informatica
9 5 (2.37%) NetApp
9 5 (2.37%) 3PAR
10 4 (1.90%) HP
11 3 (1.42%) SAP
12 2 (0.95%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.95%) Symantec
13 1 (0.47%) Verint
13 1 (0.47%) Siebel
13 1 (0.47%) Sun
13 1 (0.47%) IBM
13 1 (0.47%) Avaya
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Callcredit Information Group
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Callcredit Information Group
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum c£70k + 30% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Aximis West
Salary: £70,000 - £85,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
ECS
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £52k plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £excellent + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K base + 10K Bonus + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £54998 - £67805 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45707 - £56504 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45707 - £56504 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Yeadon, Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: £40k to £65k depending on level of experience
Posted: 22 days ago
Yeadon, Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: up to £45k depending on level of experience
Posted: 22 days ago
Yeadon, Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: £40k to £65k depending on level of experience
Posted: 22 days ago
Yeadon, Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: £40k to £65k depending on level of experience
Posted: 22 days ago