The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Solution Architect
Rank 441 467 471
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Solutions Architect 16 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.083% 0.005% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.005% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 13
Average salary £65,000 £75,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £75,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £75,000 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £66,250 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-5.35% -
Microsoft 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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18702 21017 22742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.77% 96.92% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 15914 16823 18183
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 2016. 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 +32 15 £65,000 -13.33%
Surrey - 1 £67,500 - 1
Microsoft Solutions Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 23 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (82.61%) Office 365
3 15 (65.22%) MS Excel
4 12 (52.17%) Presales
5 11 (47.83%) VMware
6 9 (39.13%) Migration
6 9 (39.13%) SCCM
7 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (30.43%) MS Office
9 6 (26.09%) ITIL
9 6 (26.09%) Windows
9 6 (26.09%) Cisco
9 6 (26.09%) TOGAF
9 6 (26.09%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 6 (26.09%) Line Management
9 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
10 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (21.74%) Linux
10 5 (21.74%) Unix
10 5 (21.74%) Juniper
10 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
11 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (17.39%) Business Analysis
12 3 (13.04%) Citrix
13 2 (8.70%) NetApp
13 2 (8.70%) IBM
13 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
14 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
14 1 (4.35%) XenApp
14 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (65.22%) MS Excel
2 7 (30.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (82.61%) Office 365
2 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.35%) IaaS
3 1 (4.35%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Skype
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Linux
2 5 (21.74%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Presales
2 9 (39.13%) Migration
3 6 (26.09%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 6 (26.09%) ITIL
3 6 (26.09%) Line Management
3 6 (26.09%) TOGAF
4 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (17.39%) Business Analysis
5 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.35%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (4.35%) Project Planning
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.35%) vCloud
3 1 (4.35%) XenApp
3 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (39.13%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (47.83%) VMware
3 6 (26.09%) Cisco
4 5 (21.74%) Juniper
5 3 (13.04%) Citrix
6 2 (8.70%) IBM
6 2 (8.70%) NetApp
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