The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 18 April 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 Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Solution Architect
Rank 56 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Solutions Architect 17 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.55% 1.20% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.66% 1.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 0
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%
Job Titles Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
638 646 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 95.80% 96.85% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 542 591 455
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,950
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Technical Solutions Architect
South West

Technical Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Technical Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Technical Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Technical Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Somerset

Technical Solutions Architect
Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Bath +2 17 £52,500 -
Technical Solutions Architect
South West

Technical Solutions Architect
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 31 (96.88%) Finance
2 26 (81.25%) TOGAF
3 25 (78.13%) COBIT
3 25 (78.13%) ITIL
4 24 (75.00%) SOA
5 23 (71.88%) Java
5 23 (71.88%) .NET
5 23 (71.88%) Relational Database
6 20 (62.50%) Banking
7 15 (46.88%) Telecoms
8 13 (40.63%) Technical Architecture
9 11 (34.38%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (25.00%) Wealth Management
11 6 (18.75%) Digital Media
11 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
12 4 (12.50%) Data Transformation
12 4 (12.50%) Migration
13 1 (3.13%) Zachman Framework
13 1 (3.13%) VLAN
13 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2000
13 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
13 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
13 1 (3.13%) VMware
13 1 (3.13%) IIS
13 1 (3.13%) Windows
13 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
13 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
13 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
13 1 (3.13%) Citrix

Technical Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2000
1 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.13%) IIS
1 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (71.88%) Relational Database
General
1 31 (96.88%) Finance
2 20 (62.50%) Banking
3 15 (46.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (71.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) TOGAF
2 25 (78.13%) ITIL
3 24 (75.00%) SOA
4 13 (40.63%) Technical Architecture
5 11 (34.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (25.00%) Wealth Management
7 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (12.50%) Data Transformation
8 4 (12.50%) Migration
9 1 (3.13%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (78.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) VMware
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.13%) Citrix