The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 180 148 174
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 317 357 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.55% 1.76% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 1.86% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 230 230 269
Average salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,850 £52,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £87,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £63,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
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
19529 19154 21142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.58% 94.65% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15938 15316 18330
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in the South East

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in the South East

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 Solutions Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 January 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 -19 105 £70,000 +7.69% 16
Surrey -18 82 £65,000 +8.33% 4
Hampshire -22 47 £65,000 +8.33% 18
Buckinghamshire +20 33 £67,500 +3.84% 5
Oxfordshire +18 31 £70,000 +27.27% 5
East Sussex -12 11 £75,000 +25.00%
West Sussex -2 8 £55,000 -31.67% 1
Middlesex +12 7 - -
Kent -12 7 £55,500 -26.00%
Solutions Architect
England

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited 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 Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 150 (21.07%) TOGAF
2 139 (19.52%) Microsoft
3 131 (18.40%) Agile Software Development
4 130 (18.26%) Oracle
5 119 (16.71%) SOA
5 119 (16.71%) Telecoms
6 101 (14.19%) Windows
7 92 (12.92%) Java
8 90 (12.64%) Finance
9 89 (12.50%) CRM
10 87 (12.22%) Project Management
11 85 (11.94%) SAP
12 83 (11.66%) Degree
13 80 (11.24%) SQL Server
14 76 (10.67%) ITIL
14 76 (10.67%) Enterprise Architecture
15 75 (10.53%) .NET
15 75 (10.53%) VMware
16 68 (9.55%) SQL
17 66 (9.27%) Cisco
18 65 (9.13%) Technical Architecture
19 64 (8.99%) Web Services
20 58 (8.15%) Linux
21 57 (8.01%) SharePoint
22 54 (7.58%) Business Development
23 53 (7.44%) Security Cleared
24 52 (7.30%) Business Intelligence
24 52 (7.30%) XML
25 50 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
26 49 (6.88%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited 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 Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 57 (8.01%) SharePoint
2 22 (3.09%) Apache
2 22 (3.09%) BizTalk Server
3 18 (2.53%) IIS
4 17 (2.39%) WebLogic
5 16 (2.25%) Tomcat
6 14 (1.97%) Apache Solr
7 13 (1.83%) MS Exchange
8 12 (1.69%) JBoss
9 11 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
9 11 (1.54%) Drupal
10 10 (1.40%) Moodle
11 9 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (1.26%) WebSphere
12 8 (1.12%) CMS
12 8 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
12 8 (1.12%) Lync
12 8 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
13 6 (0.84%) SAS
Applications
1 43 (6.04%) MS Excel
2 21 (2.95%) MS Office
3 7 (0.98%) MS Project
3 7 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 25 (3.51%) SAP SCM
2 19 (2.67%) Oracle Applications
3 10 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.70%) Cognos TM1
5 4 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.42%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.28%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.28%) SAP HCM
7 2 (0.28%) SAP R/3
7 2 (0.28%) Maximo
8 1 (0.14%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.14%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 28 (3.93%) IaaS
2 25 (3.51%) SaaS
3 17 (2.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (2.11%) PaaS
5 15 (2.11%) Office 365
6 10 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.56%) Yammer
8 2 (0.28%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.14%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.93%) WAN
2 27 (3.79%) LAN
3 20 (2.81%) Internet
4 18 (2.53%) 3G
4 18 (2.53%) 4G
5 16 (2.25%) Firewall
6 15 (2.11%) HTTP
7 14 (1.97%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (1.83%) Unified Communications
8 13 (1.83%) Wireless
9 12 (1.69%) TCP/IP
10 11 (1.54%) SAN
10 11 (1.54%) MPLS
11 10 (1.40%) Broadband
11 10 (1.40%) VoLTE
12 8 (1.12%) WAAS
12 8 (1.12%) IPX
13 7 (0.98%) DNS
14 5 (0.70%) Network Security
15 4 (0.56%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (11.24%) SQL Server
2 20 (2.81%) MySQL
3 18 (2.53%) Big Data
4 13 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (1.69%) Oracle Database
6 11 (1.54%) OLAP
6 11 (1.54%) Oracle OLAP
7 10 (1.40%) Oracle BI EE
7 10 (1.40%) Hadoop
7 10 (1.40%) Relational Database
8 8 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (0.84%) SQL Anywhere
9 6 (0.84%) Sybase ASA
9 6 (0.84%) DB2
9 6 (0.84%) MS Access
9 6 (0.84%) RDBMS
9 6 (0.84%) EDRMS
10 5 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (0.70%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 15 (2.11%) Git (software)
2 14 (1.97%) Visual Studio
2 14 (1.97%) Mockito
2 14 (1.97%) Selenium
3 7 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.42%) Maven
4 3 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.28%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.28%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.28%) Subversion
6 1 (0.14%) JIRA
6 1 (0.14%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.14%) YourKit
General
1 119 (16.71%) Telecoms
2 90 (12.64%) Finance
3 30 (4.21%) Manufacturing
4 28 (3.93%) Billing
4 28 (3.93%) Marketing
5 26 (3.65%) Retail
6 11 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (1.40%) Automotive
7 10 (1.40%) Banking
8 9 (1.26%) Legal
9 8 (1.12%) Back Office
9 8 (1.12%) Electronics
10 7 (0.98%) Aerospace
11 5 (0.70%) Military
12 3 (0.42%) Games
12 3 (0.42%) Law
13 1 (0.14%) Advertising
13 1 (0.14%) Local Government
13 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (10.53%) .NET
2 64 (8.99%) Web Services
3 52 (7.30%) XML
4 44 (6.18%) HTML
5 41 (5.76%) J2EE
6 40 (5.62%) Middleware
7 33 (4.63%) ASP.NET
8 29 (4.07%) CSS
9 28 (3.93%) Spring
10 27 (3.79%) Java EE
11 26 (3.65%) jQuery
12 19 (2.67%) SOAP
12 19 (2.67%) XSLT
13 18 (2.53%) REST
14 14 (1.97%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (1.97%) XHTML
14 14 (1.97%) JSP
14 14 (1.97%) WCF
15 13 (1.83%) .NET Framework
15 13 (1.83%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 39 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (4.78%) Computer Science
3 29 (4.07%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (2.95%) Open Source
5 18 (2.53%) Data Integration
6 16 (2.25%) Management Information System
6 16 (2.25%) Client/Server
7 14 (1.97%) iPad
8 13 (1.83%) N-Tier
9 9 (1.26%) CESG
9 9 (1.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 9 (1.26%) Smartphone
10 8 (1.12%) PKI
10 8 (1.12%) CLARiiON
10 8 (1.12%) Celerra
10 8 (1.12%) Enterprise Storage
10 8 (1.12%) Mobile App
11 7 (0.98%) Data Structures
11 7 (0.98%) Mainframe
11 7 (0.98%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 101 (14.19%) Windows
2 58 (8.15%) Linux
3 22 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (2.11%) Solaris
6 14 (1.97%) Android
7 12 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (1.69%) UNIX
8 11 (1.54%) AIX
8 11 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.56%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.28%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.14%) VMS
11 1 (0.14%) Debian
11 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.14%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (21.07%) TOGAF
2 131 (18.40%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (16.71%) SOA
4 89 (12.50%) CRM
5 87 (12.22%) Project Management
6 76 (10.67%) ITIL
6 76 (10.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 65 (9.13%) Technical Architecture
8 54 (7.58%) Business Development
9 52 (7.30%) Business Intelligence
10 50 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
11 46 (6.46%) Migration
11 46 (6.46%) ERP
12 45 (6.32%) Scrum
13 42 (5.90%) Business Analysis
13 42 (5.90%) Coaching
14 40 (5.62%) Mentoring
15 37 (5.20%) Zachman Framework
15 37 (5.20%) UML
16 35 (4.92%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (12.92%) Java
2 68 (9.55%) SQL
3 49 (6.88%) C#
4 43 (6.04%) JavaScript
5 18 (2.53%) T-SQL
6 6 (0.84%) VB
7 5 (0.70%) Python
7 5 (0.70%) VB6
7 5 (0.70%) VBScript
8 4 (0.56%) C
8 4 (0.56%) Perl
9 3 (0.42%) PHP
9 3 (0.42%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.28%) Erlang
11 1 (0.14%) Scala
11 1 (0.14%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 83 (11.66%) Degree
2 53 (7.44%) Security Cleared
3 37 (5.20%) SC Cleared
4 27 (3.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (2.81%) MCSE
6 16 (2.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 15 (2.11%) MCTS
8 14 (1.97%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (1.40%) MCITP
11 9 (1.26%) CCIA
11 9 (1.26%) MCP
11 9 (1.26%) Citrix Certification
12 8 (1.12%) CCEA
12 8 (1.12%) CCA
12 8 (1.12%) CCNA
12 8 (1.12%) NCDA
12 8 (1.12%) NCIE
12 8 (1.12%) VCAP
12 8 (1.12%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (1.97%) QA
2 12 (1.69%) ISO 9001
3 9 (1.26%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.98%) COBIT
5 4 (0.56%) SLA
6 2 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.28%) JSP 440
System Software
1 48 (6.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (3.37%) Active Directory
3 18 (2.53%) Hyper-V
3 18 (2.53%) XenDesktop
4 14 (1.97%) vCloud
5 13 (1.83%) vSphere
6 10 (1.40%) XenApp
7 5 (0.70%) XenServer
8 4 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.42%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (0.42%) Xen
10 2 (0.28%) UAG
10 2 (0.28%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.14%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.14%) Firmware
11 1 (0.14%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.14%) Squid
11 1 (0.14%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 9 (1.26%) Windows Intune
2 7 (0.98%) SCCM
3 2 (0.28%) SCOM
3 2 (0.28%) OpenView
3 2 (0.28%) Netcool
3 2 (0.28%) Nagios
3 2 (0.28%) OpenNMS
4 1 (0.14%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.14%) Puppet
4 1 (0.14%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.14%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.14%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.14%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.14%) XenMobile
4 1 (0.14%) logstash
Vendors
1 139 (19.52%) Microsoft
2 130 (18.26%) Oracle
3 85 (11.94%) SAP
4 75 (10.53%) VMware
5 66 (9.27%) Cisco
6 42 (5.90%) IBM
7 39 (5.48%) HP
8 32 (4.49%) Citrix
8 32 (4.49%) NetApp
9 26 (3.65%) EMC
10 22 (3.09%) 3PAR
11 15 (2.11%) Juniper
12 14 (1.97%) hybris
13 13 (1.83%) Huawei
13 13 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
14 12 (1.69%) Red Hat
15 11 (1.54%) Sun
16 10 (1.40%) Business Objects
17 9 (1.26%) Hyperion
17 9 (1.26%) Primavera
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £500 - £700 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K basic + 5K Car Allow + 20% bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £65,000 to £72,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000 to 75,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + excellent pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Attractive Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Networking People
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus and Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Unspecified Up to £75,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Square One Resources
Posted: 7 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Serco Group PLC
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Serco Group PLC
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago