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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Principal Solutions Architect
Rank 441 466 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Solutions Architect 5 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.024% 0.013% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.014% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £85,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £85,000 - £52,750
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
19987 21679 21372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.14% 94.90% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16328 17548 17727
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 £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 7 July 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
Hampshire +5 3 £85,000 -
Berkshire -2 2 - -
Principal Solutions Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 24 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (73.08%) Open Source
3 15 (57.69%) Computer Science
3 15 (57.69%) Degree
3 15 (57.69%) Telecoms
4 13 (50.00%) Marketing
5 11 (42.31%) Oracle
5 11 (42.31%) Internet
6 10 (38.46%) Data Centre
7 9 (34.62%) SDLC
7 9 (34.62%) SOA
7 9 (34.62%) ITIL
7 9 (34.62%) UML
7 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
7 9 (34.62%) Scrum
7 9 (34.62%) Zachman Framework
7 9 (34.62%) TOGAF
7 9 (34.62%) Local Government
7 9 (34.62%) SysML
7 9 (34.62%) COBIT
7 9 (34.62%) BPMN
7 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
7 9 (34.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 9 (34.62%) ArchiMate
8 8 (30.77%) Software-Defined Networking
8 8 (30.77%) Network Management
8 8 (30.77%) OpenStack
8 8 (30.77%) Broadband
9 6 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (19.23%) Big Data

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (30.77%) OpenStack
2 2 (7.69%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (7.69%) SaaS
2 2 (7.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) Internet
2 8 (30.77%) Broadband
2 8 (30.77%) Software-Defined Networking
3 2 (7.69%) CTI
3 2 (7.69%) MPLS
3 2 (7.69%) OSPF
3 2 (7.69%) BGP
3 2 (7.69%) RTP
3 2 (7.69%) SS7
3 2 (7.69%) Firewall
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco ICM
3 2 (7.69%) VLAN
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) Big Data
2 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
General
1 15 (57.69%) Telecoms
2 13 (50.00%) Marketing
3 9 (34.62%) Local Government
4 5 (19.23%) Mandarin Language
4 5 (19.23%) Cantonese Language
4 5 (19.23%) German Language
4 5 (19.23%) Manufacturing
5 2 (7.69%) Billing
5 2 (7.69%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 15 (57.69%) Computer Science
2 10 (38.46%) Data Centre
3 5 (19.23%) Internet of Things
3 5 (19.23%) Machine to Machine
4 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 2 (7.69%) IVR
4 2 (7.69%) NGOSS
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (73.08%) Open Source
3 9 (34.62%) Scrum
3 9 (34.62%) BPMN
3 9 (34.62%) Zachman Framework
3 9 (34.62%) TOGAF
3 9 (34.62%) SysML
3 9 (34.62%) ITIL
3 9 (34.62%) UML
3 9 (34.62%) SOA
3 9 (34.62%) ArchiMate
3 9 (34.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 9 (34.62%) SDLC
4 8 (30.77%) Network Management
5 5 (19.23%) Cyber Security
6 2 (7.69%) DevOps
6 2 (7.69%) Line Management
6 2 (7.69%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) Degree
2 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) COBIT
2 2 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle
2 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (7.69%) VMware
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco