The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 108 141 151
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 156 79 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.15% 1.47% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.23% 1.55% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 117 52 66
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £64,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Solutions Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6991 5088 5679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.55% 94.71% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5547 4045 4677
Average salary £37,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £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 Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solutions Architect in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Yorkshire region.

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Solutions Architect
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 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
West Yorkshire +37 145 £58,750 +6.81% 8
South Yorkshire -6 15 £55,000 +12.82%
North Yorkshire -20 7 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Solutions Architect
England

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 131 (40.81%) Java
2 99 (30.84%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (30.22%) J2EE
4 93 (28.97%) .NET
5 86 (26.79%) Oracle
6 75 (23.36%) Apache
7 70 (21.81%) Internet
8 67 (20.87%) Finance
9 64 (19.94%) Linux
10 61 (19.00%) Scrum
11 59 (18.38%) ActiveMQ
11 59 (18.38%) Spring
12 58 (18.07%) SOA
13 55 (17.13%) Cisco
14 52 (16.20%) Clustering
15 51 (15.89%) MySQL
16 50 (15.58%) PHP
16 50 (15.58%) Open Source
17 49 (15.26%) SQL Server
17 49 (15.26%) XML
18 48 (14.95%) Microsoft
18 48 (14.95%) Content Management
18 48 (14.95%) WebSphere
19 46 (14.33%) HTTP
19 46 (14.33%) LAMP
20 45 (14.02%) Enterprise Architecture
20 45 (14.02%) Technical Architecture
21 44 (13.71%) Degree
22 43 (13.40%) Business Intelligence
23 42 (13.08%) Project Management

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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 75 (23.36%) Apache
2 48 (14.95%) WebSphere
3 33 (10.28%) Tomcat
4 31 (9.66%) WebLogic
4 31 (9.66%) WebLogic Portal
5 18 (5.61%) BizTalk Server
6 13 (4.05%) MS Exchange
7 12 (3.74%) SharePoint
8 10 (3.12%) Exchange Server 2003
8 10 (3.12%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (3.12%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (2.49%) IIS
10 6 (1.87%) SAS
10 6 (1.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (1.25%) CMS
12 3 (0.93%) Lync
13 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (3.74%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (4.05%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (2.49%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.56%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.93%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.62%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.62%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.18%) IaaS
2 4 (1.25%) Office 365
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (21.81%) Internet
2 46 (14.33%) HTTP
3 40 (12.46%) LAN
3 40 (12.46%) WAN
4 33 (10.28%) AMQP
5 20 (6.23%) PBX
6 10 (3.12%) WAAS
6 10 (3.12%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (2.80%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (1.56%) Network Security
9 3 (0.93%) Unified Communications
9 3 (0.93%) IP Telephony
10 2 (0.62%) FTP
11 1 (0.31%) VoIP
11 1 (0.31%) SNMP
11 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
11 1 (0.31%) VPN
11 1 (0.31%) DNS
11 1 (0.31%) SSL
11 1 (0.31%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (15.89%) MySQL
2 49 (15.26%) SQL Server
3 28 (8.72%) NoSQL
4 18 (5.61%) Relational Database
4 18 (5.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (5.30%) RDBMS
6 12 (3.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (3.12%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (2.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.87%) QlikView
9 6 (1.87%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.62%) OLAP
10 2 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.31%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.31%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (2.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.56%) Hudson
2 5 (1.56%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.56%) CruiseControl
2 5 (1.56%) Subversion
2 5 (1.56%) JIRA
2 5 (1.56%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 67 (20.87%) Finance
2 21 (6.54%) Marketing
3 20 (6.23%) Retail
4 11 (3.43%) Banking
5 10 (3.12%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.80%) Games
7 4 (1.25%) Law
8 3 (0.93%) Legal
9 2 (0.62%) Advertising
10 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.31%) Electronics
10 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (30.22%) J2EE
2 93 (28.97%) .NET
3 59 (18.38%) ActiveMQ
3 59 (18.38%) Spring
4 49 (15.26%) XML
5 46 (14.33%) LAMP
6 39 (12.15%) Web Services
7 33 (10.28%) RabbitMQ
8 28 (8.72%) HTML
9 26 (8.10%) Hibernate
9 26 (8.10%) HTML5
10 23 (7.17%) Java EE
11 18 (5.61%) Middleware
12 15 (4.67%) SOAP
13 14 (4.36%) Oracle Fusion
14 10 (3.12%) WCF
15 7 (2.18%) .NET Framework
15 7 (2.18%) ASP.NET
16 5 (1.56%) WF
17 3 (0.93%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 52 (16.20%) Clustering
2 50 (15.58%) Open Source
3 31 (9.66%) RIA
3 31 (9.66%) Symmetrix
4 17 (5.30%) N-Tier
4 17 (5.30%) CMDB
4 17 (5.30%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (4.36%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (3.12%) Celerra
6 10 (3.12%) CLARiiON
7 8 (2.49%) Management Information System
8 7 (2.18%) NHS
9 6 (1.87%) iSeries
10 5 (1.56%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.25%) Economics
12 2 (0.62%) Computer Science
13 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Storage
13 1 (0.31%) DTV
13 1 (0.31%) Mainframe
13 1 (0.31%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 64 (19.94%) Linux
2 33 (10.28%) Solaris
3 25 (7.79%) UNIX
4 5 (1.56%) Android
5 4 (1.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (30.84%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (19.00%) Scrum
3 58 (18.07%) SOA
4 48 (14.95%) Content Management
5 45 (14.02%) Enterprise Architecture
5 45 (14.02%) Technical Architecture
6 43 (13.40%) Business Intelligence
7 42 (13.08%) Project Management
8 37 (11.53%) CRM
8 37 (11.53%) UML
9 34 (10.59%) ETL
10 33 (10.28%) Load Testing
10 33 (10.28%) Software Architecture
11 31 (9.66%) Network Load Balancing
11 31 (9.66%) High Availability
11 31 (9.66%) Test Planning
12 28 (8.72%) Analytics
13 24 (7.48%) TOGAF
14 23 (7.17%) ITIL
14 23 (7.17%) OO
Programming Languages
1 131 (40.81%) Java
2 50 (15.58%) PHP
3 32 (9.97%) C#
4 31 (9.66%) JavaScript
5 20 (6.23%) Perl
6 19 (5.92%) Ruby
7 11 (3.43%) C++
8 9 (2.80%) SQL
9 7 (2.18%) Python
10 5 (1.56%) R
11 4 (1.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 44 (13.71%) Degree
2 13 (4.05%) MCTS
2 13 (4.05%) MCITP
2 13 (4.05%) MCSE
2 13 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (3.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (3.12%) CCA
3 10 (3.12%) Citrix Certification
3 10 (3.12%) CCEA
3 10 (3.12%) NCDA
3 10 (3.12%) NCIE
3 10 (3.12%) VCAP
3 10 (3.12%) VTSP
3 10 (3.12%) CCIA
4 3 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (0.93%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (10.59%) QA
2 3 (0.93%) HL7
3 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (4.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (3.12%) Hyper-V
2 10 (3.12%) XenDesktop
2 10 (3.12%) vSphere
2 10 (3.12%) vCloud
2 10 (3.12%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.93%) XenApp
Vendors
1 86 (26.79%) Oracle
2 55 (17.13%) Cisco
3 48 (14.95%) Microsoft
4 41 (12.77%) EMC
5 31 (9.66%) F5
6 18 (5.61%) Citrix
7 16 (4.98%) Informatica
8 15 (4.67%) VMware
9 10 (3.12%) NetApp
9 10 (3.12%) 3PAR
10 9 (2.80%) Ruckus Wireless
10 9 (2.80%) Meru Networks
11 6 (1.87%) Intel
12 3 (0.93%) HP
12 3 (0.93%) AppSense
12 3 (0.93%) Capita
13 2 (0.62%) SAP
14 1 (0.31%) Sun
14 1 (0.31%) Avaya
14 1 (0.31%) Juniper
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