The table below looks at the statistics for the Principal 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 Principal Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Principal Solutions Architect
Rank 422 445 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Solutions Architect 20 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.095% 0.004% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.005% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £85,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £85,000 £70,000 -
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
Principal 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
19915 21255 20730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.05% 94.75% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16104 16851 17285
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Principal Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Principal Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Principal Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Principal Solutions Architect Salary Trend in the South East

Principal 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 Principal Solutions Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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 - 15 - -
Hampshire - 5 £85,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Principal Solutions Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Principal 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 Principal Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 20 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) Computer Science
2 15 (68.18%) Degree
2 15 (68.18%) Open Source
3 13 (59.09%) Marketing
3 13 (59.09%) Telecoms
4 11 (50.00%) Internet
5 8 (36.36%) Broadband
5 8 (36.36%) Network Management
5 8 (36.36%) OpenStack
5 8 (36.36%) Software-Defined Networking
6 7 (31.82%) Oracle
7 6 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (22.73%) Big Data
8 5 (22.73%) ArchiMate
8 5 (22.73%) COBIT
8 5 (22.73%) BPMN
8 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
8 5 (22.73%) Internet of Things
8 5 (22.73%) Machine to Machine
8 5 (22.73%) SOA
8 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (22.73%) Cyber Security
8 5 (22.73%) ITIL
8 5 (22.73%) UML
8 5 (22.73%) Manufacturing
8 5 (22.73%) Scrum
8 5 (22.73%) Zachman Framework
8 5 (22.73%) TOGAF
8 5 (22.73%) Local Government

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Principal 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 Principal Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (36.36%) OpenStack
2 2 (9.09%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (9.09%) SaaS
2 2 (9.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) Internet
2 8 (36.36%) Broadband
2 8 (36.36%) Software-Defined Networking
3 2 (9.09%) CTI
3 2 (9.09%) MPLS
3 2 (9.09%) OSPF
3 2 (9.09%) BGP
3 2 (9.09%) RTP
3 2 (9.09%) SS7
3 2 (9.09%) Firewall
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco ICM
3 2 (9.09%) VLAN
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Big Data
2 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
General
1 13 (59.09%) Marketing
1 13 (59.09%) Telecoms
2 5 (22.73%) Manufacturing
2 5 (22.73%) Local Government
2 5 (22.73%) Mandarin Language
2 5 (22.73%) Cantonese Language
2 5 (22.73%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 15 (68.18%) Computer Science
1 15 (68.18%) Open Source
2 5 (22.73%) Internet of Things
2 5 (22.73%) Machine to Machine
3 2 (9.09%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) Network Management
3 5 (22.73%) ArchiMate
3 5 (22.73%) Cyber Security
3 5 (22.73%) Scrum
3 5 (22.73%) BPMN
3 5 (22.73%) Zachman Framework
3 5 (22.73%) TOGAF
3 5 (22.73%) SysML
3 5 (22.73%) ITIL
3 5 (22.73%) UML
3 5 (22.73%) SOA
3 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (9.09%) Project Management
4 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (9.09%) Data Security
4 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 2 (9.09%) Business Development
4 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 2 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 15 (68.18%) Degree
2 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) VMware
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco