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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 110 115 139
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 167 120 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.22% 2.17% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 2.28% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 122 81 76
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 £45,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £67,250 £82,500
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
7266 5264 5723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.64% 95.22% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5808 4224 4724
Average salary £36,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,300 £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 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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +21 146 £57,500 +4.54% 9
South Yorkshire -7 19 £60,000 +20.00% 3
North Yorkshire -27 9 £50,000 +14.28% 2
Solutions Architect
England

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 135 (41.93%) Java
2 105 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (31.68%) .NET
4 94 (29.19%) J2EE
5 93 (28.88%) Oracle
6 67 (20.81%) Finance
7 63 (19.57%) Internet
7 63 (19.57%) Apache
7 63 (19.57%) Microsoft
7 63 (19.57%) Spring
8 58 (18.01%) Cisco
9 56 (17.39%) Scrum
10 55 (17.08%) Linux
11 53 (16.46%) SOA
11 53 (16.46%) Enterprise Architecture
12 50 (15.53%) ActiveMQ
13 47 (14.60%) SQL Server
14 46 (14.29%) XML
15 44 (13.66%) MySQL
15 44 (13.66%) WebSphere
16 43 (13.35%) HTTP
17 42 (13.04%) LAN
17 42 (13.04%) WAN
17 42 (13.04%) LAMP
18 41 (12.73%) Content Management
19 40 (12.42%) Clustering
20 39 (12.11%) Technical Architecture
20 39 (12.11%) Open Source
21 38 (11.80%) Software Architecture
21 38 (11.80%) PHP

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 63 (19.57%) Apache
2 44 (13.66%) WebSphere
3 30 (9.32%) Tomcat
4 24 (7.45%) WebLogic
4 24 (7.45%) WebLogic Portal
5 23 (7.14%) SharePoint
6 15 (4.66%) MS Exchange
7 13 (4.04%) BizTalk Server
8 12 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2003
8 12 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (2.48%) IIS
10 7 (2.17%) SAS
11 5 (1.55%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (1.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (1.24%) CMS
13 3 (0.93%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (4.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.93%) MS Office
3 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (3.42%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.86%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.55%) 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%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.48%) Office 365
2 6 (1.86%) IaaS
2 6 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 63 (19.57%) Internet
2 43 (13.35%) HTTP
3 42 (13.04%) LAN
3 42 (13.04%) WAN
4 26 (8.07%) AMQP
5 16 (4.97%) PBX
6 12 (3.73%) WAAS
6 12 (3.73%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (2.80%) SAN
8 8 (2.48%) NAS
9 6 (1.86%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.93%) IP Telephony
10 3 (0.93%) Unified Communications
11 2 (0.62%) Network Security
11 2 (0.62%) FTP
12 1 (0.31%) ATM
12 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (14.60%) SQL Server
2 44 (13.66%) MySQL
3 25 (7.76%) NoSQL
4 21 (6.52%) Relational Database
5 20 (6.21%) RDBMS
6 19 (5.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (3.73%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (3.73%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (2.17%) QlikView
8 7 (2.17%) Oracle BI EE
8 7 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.31%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.31%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (2.17%) Visual Studio
1 7 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.55%) Hudson
2 5 (1.55%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.55%) CruiseControl
2 5 (1.55%) Subversion
2 5 (1.55%) JIRA
2 5 (1.55%) Git (software)
General
1 67 (20.81%) Finance
2 28 (8.70%) Retail
3 18 (5.59%) Marketing
4 14 (4.35%) Banking
5 13 (4.04%) Games
6 6 (1.86%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.24%) Law
8 3 (0.93%) Legal
9 1 (0.31%) Publishing
9 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.31%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (31.68%) .NET
2 94 (29.19%) J2EE
3 63 (19.57%) Spring
4 50 (15.53%) ActiveMQ
5 46 (14.29%) XML
6 42 (13.04%) LAMP
7 32 (9.94%) Web Services
8 30 (9.32%) HTML
9 26 (8.07%) Java EE
9 26 (8.07%) RabbitMQ
10 25 (7.76%) Hibernate
11 24 (7.45%) HTML5
12 19 (5.90%) SOAP
13 16 (4.97%) Middleware
14 13 (4.04%) Oracle Fusion
15 10 (3.11%) WCF
16 7 (2.17%) Ajax
17 6 (1.86%) CSS
17 6 (1.86%) jQuery
17 6 (1.86%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 40 (12.42%) Clustering
2 39 (12.11%) Open Source
3 24 (7.45%) Symmetrix
3 24 (7.45%) RIA
4 20 (6.21%) N-Tier
5 16 (4.97%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (4.04%) CMDB
7 12 (3.73%) Celerra
7 12 (3.73%) CLARiiON
8 10 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (2.48%) NHS
9 8 (2.48%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.55%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.24%) Economics
11 4 (1.24%) iSeries
12 2 (0.62%) Computer Science
13 1 (0.31%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.31%) Replication
13 1 (0.31%) Mainframe
13 1 (0.31%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 55 (17.08%) Linux
2 26 (8.07%) Solaris
3 20 (6.21%) UNIX
4 5 (1.55%) Android
5 3 (0.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (17.39%) Scrum
3 53 (16.46%) SOA
3 53 (16.46%) Enterprise Architecture
4 41 (12.73%) Content Management
5 39 (12.11%) Technical Architecture
6 38 (11.80%) Software Architecture
7 37 (11.49%) TOGAF
8 35 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
9 34 (10.56%) Project Management
10 33 (10.25%) ETL
11 30 (9.32%) CRM
11 30 (9.32%) UML
12 26 (8.07%) Load Testing
13 24 (7.45%) Network Load Balancing
13 24 (7.45%) High Availability
13 24 (7.45%) Zachman Framework
13 24 (7.45%) Analytics
13 24 (7.45%) Test Planning
14 23 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 135 (41.93%) Java
2 38 (11.80%) PHP
3 32 (9.94%) C#
4 24 (7.45%) JavaScript
5 16 (4.97%) Perl
5 16 (4.97%) Ruby
6 14 (4.35%) SQL
7 11 (3.42%) C++
8 8 (2.48%) Python
9 7 (2.17%) R
10 4 (1.24%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (11.18%) Degree
2 15 (4.66%) MCTS
2 15 (4.66%) MCITP
2 15 (4.66%) MCSE
2 15 (4.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (3.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 12 (3.73%) CCA
3 12 (3.73%) Citrix Certification
3 12 (3.73%) CCEA
3 12 (3.73%) NCDA
3 12 (3.73%) NCIE
3 12 (3.73%) VCAP
3 12 (3.73%) VTSP
3 12 (3.73%) CCIA
4 3 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (0.93%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.39%) QA
2 4 (1.24%) HL7
3 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (8.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (3.73%) Hyper-V
2 12 (3.73%) XenDesktop
2 12 (3.73%) vSphere
2 12 (3.73%) vCloud
2 12 (3.73%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 93 (28.88%) Oracle
2 63 (19.57%) Microsoft
3 58 (18.01%) Cisco
4 37 (11.49%) EMC
5 28 (8.70%) Citrix
6 26 (8.07%) VMware
7 24 (7.45%) F5
8 19 (5.90%) Informatica
9 13 (4.04%) NetApp
10 12 (3.73%) 3PAR
11 6 (1.86%) Ruckus Wireless
11 6 (1.86%) Meru Networks
12 4 (1.24%) HP
12 4 (1.24%) Intel
13 3 (0.93%) AppSense
14 2 (0.62%) Avaya
15 1 (0.31%) IBM
15 1 (0.31%) Sun
15 1 (0.31%) Pega
15 1 (0.31%) webMethods
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£65k
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pension, healthcare etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
North Yorkshire
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Yeadon, Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 27 days ago