The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Solution Architect
Rank 798 755 826
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +71
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Solutions Architect 84 75 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.074% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.079% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 64 62 46
Average salary £65,000 £65,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.76% -6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £90,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £55,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -21.42%
Technical Solutions Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101022 95344 106346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.22% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 82464 79867 91509
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Technical Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Technical Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Technical Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Technical Solutions Architect Salary Trend in England

Technical Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Solutions Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Technical Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in England

Technical Solutions Architect
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Solutions Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
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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
London -22 45 £68,750 -2.82%
South East -21 20 £70,000 +27.27% 1
East of England 0 10 £65,000 +73.33% 1
West Midlands +2 4 £40,000 -38.46% 2
North West -5 3 £42,500 -50.00%
South West -10 1 - -
Technical Solutions Architect
UK

Technical Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 69 (41.07%) SOA
2 55 (32.74%) Microsoft
3 48 (28.57%) .NET
4 47 (27.98%) Degree
5 43 (25.60%) Finance
6 41 (24.40%) Java
7 40 (23.81%) UML
8 39 (23.21%) Web Services
9 31 (18.45%) SQL
9 31 (18.45%) SQL Server
10 29 (17.26%) Oracle
11 26 (15.48%) MS Excel
12 24 (14.29%) TOGAF
13 23 (13.69%) Windows
14 22 (13.10%) HTML
14 22 (13.10%) C#
15 21 (12.50%) JavaScript
15 21 (12.50%) Law
16 19 (11.31%) Risk Management
16 19 (11.31%) CESG
16 19 (11.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 19 (11.31%) ITIL
16 19 (11.31%) Risk Analysis
16 19 (11.31%) JSP 440
16 19 (11.31%) Security Cleared
16 19 (11.31%) RMADS
16 19 (11.31%) Security Architecture
16 19 (11.31%) Big Data
17 16 (9.52%) SOAP
17 16 (9.52%) CSS

Technical Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 13 (7.74%) BizTalk Server
2 12 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 11 (6.55%) Tomcat
4 8 (4.76%) Apache
4 8 (4.76%) SAS
5 7 (4.17%) WebSphere
6 6 (3.57%) Drupal
6 6 (3.57%) CMS
6 6 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (2.98%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (2.98%) WebLogic Portal
7 5 (2.98%) Commerce Server
7 5 (2.98%) WebLogic
8 4 (2.38%) IIS
9 3 (1.79%) Site Server
10 2 (1.19%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.60%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.60%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 26 (15.48%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.76%) SPSS
3 2 (1.19%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.57%) Optimost
1 6 (3.57%) Oracle Retail
2 5 (2.98%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (2.98%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.76%) SaaS
2 5 (2.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.60%) PaaS
4 1 (0.60%) Office 365
4 1 (0.60%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.95%) SAN
2 7 (4.17%) LAN
3 6 (3.57%) WAN
4 5 (2.98%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.98%) VPN
4 5 (2.98%) HTTP
5 4 (2.38%) Internet
6 3 (1.79%) Firewall
6 3 (1.79%) 4G
7 2 (1.19%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.19%) MPLS
8 1 (0.60%) OSPF
8 1 (0.60%) BGP
8 1 (0.60%) EIGRP
8 1 (0.60%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.60%) Intranet
8 1 (0.60%) DNS
8 1 (0.60%) IPv4
8 1 (0.60%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (18.45%) SQL Server
2 19 (11.31%) Big Data
3 13 (7.74%) Relational Database
4 10 (5.95%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (5.95%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (5.36%) Data Mining
6 8 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (4.76%) Amazon Redshift
7 6 (3.57%) Oracle ODI
7 6 (3.57%) MongoDB
7 6 (3.57%) MySQL
7 6 (3.57%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.38%) OLTP
9 3 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.19%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.60%) Oracle Exadata
11 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.60%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (2.98%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.38%) ReSharper
2 4 (2.38%) Fiddler
3 3 (1.79%) Rational Rose
4 2 (1.19%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.19%) MSI
4 2 (1.19%) Subversion
4 2 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.19%) Mockito
5 1 (0.60%) Ant
5 1 (0.60%) Moq
5 1 (0.60%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.60%) Lombardi
5 1 (0.60%) JIRA
5 1 (0.60%) Selenium
5 1 (0.60%) NUnit
General
1 43 (25.60%) Finance
2 21 (12.50%) Law
3 11 (6.55%) Telecoms
3 11 (6.55%) Marketing
4 9 (5.36%) Publishing
4 9 (5.36%) Retail
4 9 (5.36%) Back Office
5 8 (4.76%) Banking
6 5 (2.98%) Games
7 4 (2.38%) Billing
7 4 (2.38%) Front Office
8 3 (1.79%) Legal
9 2 (1.19%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.19%) Electronics
10 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.60%) Local Government
10 1 (0.60%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (28.57%) .NET
2 39 (23.21%) Web Services
3 22 (13.10%) HTML
4 16 (9.52%) CSS
4 16 (9.52%) SOAP
5 15 (8.93%) ASP.NET
5 15 (8.93%) Spring
5 15 (8.93%) REST
6 13 (7.74%) Hibernate
6 13 (7.74%) Middleware
7 10 (5.95%) WCF
8 8 (4.76%) MDX
8 8 (4.76%) XSLT
8 8 (4.76%) J2EE
9 7 (4.17%) CSS3
9 7 (4.17%) jQuery
9 7 (4.17%) HTML5
10 6 (3.57%) Django
10 6 (3.57%) WebSphere MQ
10 6 (3.57%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.31%) CESG
1 19 (11.31%) RMADS
2 15 (8.93%) Computer Science
3 13 (7.74%) Management Information System
4 10 (5.95%) N-Tier
5 9 (5.36%) Open Source
6 7 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (4.17%) Mainframe
6 7 (4.17%) Mathematics
7 5 (2.98%) PKI
8 4 (2.38%) NHS
8 4 (2.38%) Blog
9 2 (1.19%) IBM Mainframe
9 2 (1.19%) SWIFT
9 2 (1.19%) DTV
10 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.60%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 23 (13.69%) Windows
2 14 (8.33%) Solaris
2 14 (8.33%) Linux
3 12 (7.14%) UNIX
4 6 (3.57%) SUSE
5 5 (2.98%) Windows 7
5 5 (2.98%) Windows 8
6 4 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.79%) AIX
7 3 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.19%) HPUX
8 2 (1.19%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.19%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (41.07%) SOA
2 40 (23.81%) UML
3 24 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 19 (11.31%) Risk Analysis
4 19 (11.31%) Security Architecture
4 19 (11.31%) ITIL
4 19 (11.31%) Risk Management
5 16 (9.52%) Analytics
6 14 (8.33%) CRM
6 14 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (7.74%) OO
8 12 (7.14%) E-Commerce
8 12 (7.14%) Content Management
9 11 (6.55%) Data Modelling
10 10 (5.95%) Migration
10 10 (5.95%) Event-Driven Architecture
11 9 (5.36%) Scrum
11 9 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (5.36%) Zachman Framework
11 9 (5.36%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 41 (24.40%) Java
2 31 (18.45%) SQL
3 22 (13.10%) C#
4 21 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 9 (5.36%) PHP
6 8 (4.76%) Python
7 6 (3.57%) Ruby
8 4 (2.38%) TypeScript
8 4 (2.38%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.19%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 47 (27.98%) Degree
2 19 (11.31%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.98%) MCSE
3 5 (2.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.79%) CCNA
5 3 (1.79%) MCSD
5 3 (1.79%) HNC
5 3 (1.79%) HND
6 1 (0.60%) CCIE
6 1 (0.60%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.60%) MBA
6 1 (0.60%) MBCS
6 1 (0.60%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 19 (11.31%) JSP 440
2 9 (5.36%) Data Quality
3 8 (4.76%) COBIT
4 3 (1.79%) QA
5 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.38%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.19%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.19%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (1.19%) RHEV
4 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.60%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.60%) XenApp
4 1 (0.60%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.60%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.60%) UAG
Systems Management
1 5 (2.98%) CA SiteMinder
1 5 (2.98%) OpenSSO
2 3 (1.79%) SCCM
3 2 (1.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.60%) MOM
4 1 (0.60%) SCOM
Vendors
1 55 (32.74%) Microsoft
2 29 (17.26%) Oracle
3 14 (8.33%) IBM
4 13 (7.74%) VMware
5 12 (7.14%) Cisco
6 8 (4.76%) Red Hat
6 8 (4.76%) Birst
7 7 (4.17%) HP
7 7 (4.17%) Citrix
8 6 (3.57%) Omniture
9 5 (2.98%) Endeca
9 5 (2.98%) EPiServer
9 5 (2.98%) Sitecore
9 5 (2.98%) hybris
9 5 (2.98%) ATG
9 5 (2.98%) Juniper
9 5 (2.98%) BEA
9 5 (2.98%) Adobe
9 5 (2.98%) Unisys
10 4 (2.38%) Sun
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