The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Solution Architect
Rank - 120 96
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Solutions Architect 0 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.056% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.058% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.80%
Technical Solutions Architect
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1930 1724 1431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.92% 96.80% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1615 1559 1238
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Technical Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Technical Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Technical Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Technical Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Birmingham

Technical Solutions Architect
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Technical 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 Technical Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (66.67%) Retail Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Presales
3 1 (33.33%) EPoS
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Back Office

Technical Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Technical 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 Technical Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Retail Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java