The first table below looks at the demand for the Microsoft Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Solution Architect
Rank 442 - 440
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Solutions Architect 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.018% - 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% - 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £65,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £64,000 £96,250
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -33.50%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21442 20900 22065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.80% 95.00% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17119 17223 18858
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Microsoft Solutions Architect
England

Microsoft Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Microsoft Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Microsoft Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Microsoft Solutions Architect Salary Trend in the South East

Microsoft Solutions Architect
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Solutions Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Berkshire - 2 £65,000 -
Surrey - 1 £57,500 -
Thames Valley - 1 £65,000 -
Microsoft Solutions Architect
England

Microsoft Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Microsoft 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 Microsoft Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (73.33%) MS Excel
3 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 9 (60.00%) Lync
5 8 (53.33%) Citrix
5 8 (53.33%) Business Continuity
6 7 (46.67%) SharePoint
7 6 (40.00%) Office 365
8 5 (33.33%) .NET
8 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 3 (20.00%) MS Office
9 3 (20.00%) CRM
9 3 (20.00%) Windows
9 3 (20.00%) Windows 8
9 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
9 3 (20.00%) SCCM
9 3 (20.00%) SCOM
9 3 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
10 2 (13.33%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (13.33%) Windows Vista
10 2 (13.33%) SCOrch
10 2 (13.33%) SCSM
10 2 (13.33%) C#
10 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
10 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
10 2 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (6.67%) SAML
11 1 (6.67%) ISA Server
11 1 (6.67%) SAN

Microsoft Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Microsoft 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 Microsoft Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (60.00%) Lync
2 7 (46.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (73.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) IaaS
2 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
1 1 (6.67%) VoIP
1 1 (6.67%) DHCP
1 1 (6.67%) Kerberos
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) VPN
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) SAML
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Vista
2 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Business Continuity
2 3 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (6.67%) ISA Server
4 1 (6.67%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (6.67%) UAG
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
1 3 (20.00%) SCOM
2 2 (13.33%) SCOrch
2 2 (13.33%) SCSM
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) Citrix