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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 155 158 159
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 402 351 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.83% 1.66% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 1.75% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 243 237 267
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £64,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+0.77% -0.76%
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
20812 20072 21481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.58% 95.02% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16304 16603 18379
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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 +31 178 £75,000 +11.11% 9
Surrey 0 87 £65,000 - 11
Hampshire +13 78 £65,000 +25.60% 12
Oxfordshire +20 19 £65,000 -7.14% 2
Buckinghamshire -11 14 £70,000 +7.69% 2
Middlesex +9 13 £70,000 -5.72%
West Sussex -16 10 £55,000 -
East Sussex -23 7 £55,000 -8.33%
Thames Valley -3 1 £65,000 -
Kent -12 1 £63,500 -15.33%
Solutions Architect
England

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 147 (19.02%) TOGAF
2 145 (18.76%) Oracle
3 137 (17.72%) Telecoms
3 137 (17.72%) Degree
4 129 (16.69%) Microsoft
5 127 (16.43%) SOA
6 124 (16.04%) Finance
7 108 (13.97%) CRM
8 104 (13.45%) .NET
8 104 (13.45%) Security Cleared
9 102 (13.20%) SAP
10 95 (12.29%) Windows
11 90 (11.64%) Agile Software Development
12 87 (11.25%) Java
13 86 (11.13%) Web Services
14 82 (10.61%) Project Management
15 79 (10.22%) ITIL
16 78 (10.09%) Enterprise Architecture
17 77 (9.96%) SQL Server
18 76 (9.83%) VMware
19 73 (9.44%) SQL
19 73 (9.44%) SharePoint
20 69 (8.93%) SC Cleared
21 66 (8.54%) VMware Infrastructure
21 66 (8.54%) Migration
22 64 (8.28%) MS Excel
23 62 (8.02%) Business Development
24 58 (7.50%) Business Analysis
25 55 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
26 54 (6.99%) Billing

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 73 (9.44%) SharePoint
2 27 (3.49%) BizTalk Server
3 19 (2.46%) MS Exchange
4 16 (2.07%) IIS
5 15 (1.94%) SharePoint Server
6 14 (1.81%) Apache
6 14 (1.81%) WebLogic
7 13 (1.68%) Tomcat
8 11 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2003
8 11 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2010
9 10 (1.29%) Apache Solr
10 9 (1.16%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.65%) IBM Notes
11 5 (0.65%) Lotus Domino
12 4 (0.52%) CMS
12 4 (0.52%) Oracle Service Bus
12 4 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.52%) Lync
13 3 (0.39%) Site Server
Applications
1 64 (8.28%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.68%) MS Project
2 13 (1.68%) MS Office
3 8 (1.03%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 26 (3.36%) SAP SCM
2 20 (2.59%) Oracle Applications
3 15 (1.94%) Maximo
4 9 (1.16%) SAP HR
5 8 (1.03%) Oracle ERP
5 8 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.52%) Oracle ASCP
7 4 (0.52%) SAP HCM
7 4 (0.52%) CSG Singleview
7 4 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (0.39%) Oracle 11i
8 3 (0.39%) SAP GRC
9 2 (0.26%) SAP SRM
9 2 (0.26%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.26%) SAP MM
9 2 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.26%) Demantra
10 1 (0.13%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.23%) IaaS
2 18 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (1.68%) PaaS
4 12 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (1.42%) SaaS
5 11 (1.42%) Office 365
6 7 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.65%) Force.com
8 2 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.13%) Taleo
9 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.13%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 35 (4.53%) Internet
2 29 (3.75%) Broadband
3 22 (2.85%) 3G
4 19 (2.46%) SAN
4 19 (2.46%) HTTP
5 17 (2.20%) 4G
6 15 (1.94%) Cisco Nexus
7 14 (1.81%) WAN
8 13 (1.68%) LAN
9 12 (1.55%) VoIP
10 11 (1.42%) WAAS
10 11 (1.42%) Unified Communications
11 10 (1.29%) Wireless
11 10 (1.29%) DNS
12 4 (0.52%) Firewall
13 3 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (0.39%) PBX
13 3 (0.39%) Bluetooth
13 3 (0.39%) 2G
13 3 (0.39%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (9.96%) SQL Server
2 24 (3.10%) SQL Server 2005
3 23 (2.98%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (2.59%) Big Data
5 18 (2.33%) MySQL
6 15 (1.94%) Data Mining
7 14 (1.81%) EDRMS
7 14 (1.81%) Oracle Database
8 13 (1.68%) SQL Server 2000
9 12 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (1.55%) Hadoop
10 8 (1.03%) Relational Database
10 8 (1.03%) Oracle OLAP
10 8 (1.03%) OLAP
11 6 (0.78%) DB2
11 6 (0.78%) Oracle BI EE
12 5 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (0.52%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.52%) Apache Accumulo
14 3 (0.39%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 10 (1.29%) NUnit
1 10 (1.29%) Selenium
1 10 (1.29%) Git (software)
1 10 (1.29%) Mockito
2 7 (0.91%) Visual Studio
3 6 (0.78%) Fiddler
3 6 (0.78%) ReSharper
4 3 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (0.39%) Rational Rose
5 1 (0.13%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.13%) JDeveloper
5 1 (0.13%) Maven
General
1 137 (17.72%) Telecoms
2 124 (16.04%) Finance
3 54 (6.99%) Billing
4 31 (4.01%) Manufacturing
5 29 (3.75%) Marketing
6 25 (3.23%) Back Office
7 20 (2.59%) Law
8 19 (2.46%) Retail
9 15 (1.94%) Military
10 13 (1.68%) Legal
10 13 (1.68%) Electronics
11 11 (1.42%) Banking
12 7 (0.91%) Advertising
13 4 (0.52%) Local Government
13 4 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.52%) Automotive
14 3 (0.39%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (13.45%) .NET
2 86 (11.13%) Web Services
3 46 (5.95%) J2EE
4 39 (5.05%) HTML
5 38 (4.92%) XML
6 37 (4.79%) CSS
7 36 (4.66%) ASP.NET
8 35 (4.53%) Middleware
9 23 (2.98%) Java EE
10 15 (1.94%) Spring
10 15 (1.94%) XSLT
10 15 (1.94%) SOAP
11 13 (1.68%) ADO.NET
11 13 (1.68%) jQuery
11 13 (1.68%) .NET Framework
11 13 (1.68%) Oracle Fusion
11 13 (1.68%) REST
12 11 (1.42%) JSP
12 11 (1.42%) XHTML
13 10 (1.29%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 55 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (6.08%) Computer Science
3 30 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
4 27 (3.49%) Smartphone
5 22 (2.85%) CESG
6 19 (2.46%) RMADS
7 17 (2.20%) N-Tier
8 14 (1.81%) Taxonomies
9 12 (1.55%) Client/Server
10 11 (1.42%) CLARiiON
10 11 (1.42%) Celerra
11 10 (1.29%) Management Information System
11 10 (1.29%) iPad
11 10 (1.29%) Open Source
12 9 (1.16%) IVR
13 8 (1.03%) Data Integration
13 8 (1.03%) Visualisation
13 8 (1.03%) Mathematics
14 7 (0.91%) IPTV
14 7 (0.91%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 95 (12.29%) Windows
2 39 (5.05%) Linux
3 21 (2.72%) UNIX
4 19 (2.46%) Solaris
5 15 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (1.42%) Android
7 10 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (0.91%) Windows 7
9 7 (0.91%) Windows 8
10 6 (0.78%) SUSE
10 6 (0.78%) AIX
11 2 (0.26%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.13%) MVS
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (19.02%) TOGAF
2 127 (16.43%) SOA
3 108 (13.97%) CRM
4 90 (11.64%) Agile Software Development
5 82 (10.61%) Project Management
6 79 (10.22%) ITIL
7 78 (10.09%) Enterprise Architecture
8 66 (8.54%) Migration
9 62 (8.02%) Business Development
10 58 (7.50%) Business Analysis
11 54 (6.99%) UML
12 53 (6.86%) Technical Architecture
13 49 (6.34%) Data Modelling
14 48 (6.21%) ERP
15 46 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
16 44 (5.69%) E-Commerce
16 44 (5.69%) Mentoring
17 42 (5.43%) Coaching
18 37 (4.79%) Stakeholder Management
19 36 (4.66%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (11.25%) Java
2 73 (9.44%) SQL
3 36 (4.66%) JavaScript
4 35 (4.53%) C#
5 17 (2.20%) T-SQL
6 7 (0.91%) C
7 6 (0.78%) TypeScript
8 4 (0.52%) VB.NET
8 4 (0.52%) C++
9 3 (0.39%) Python
10 2 (0.26%) VBA
10 2 (0.26%) VB
11 1 (0.13%) PHP
11 1 (0.13%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.13%) XQuery
11 1 (0.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 137 (17.72%) Degree
2 104 (13.45%) Security Cleared
3 69 (8.93%) SC Cleared
4 47 (6.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (2.33%) MCSE
6 17 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (2.20%) MCITP
7 14 (1.81%) MCTS
8 13 (1.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 12 (1.55%) CCIA
9 12 (1.55%) Citrix Certification
10 11 (1.42%) CCEA
10 11 (1.42%) CCA
10 11 (1.42%) NCDA
10 11 (1.42%) NCIE
10 11 (1.42%) VCAP
10 11 (1.42%) VTSP
11 9 (1.16%) CCNP
12 6 (0.78%) CCNA
12 6 (0.78%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (2.46%) QA
2 19 (2.46%) JSP 440
3 10 (1.29%) PCI DSS
3 10 (1.29%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.39%) SLA
4 3 (0.39%) COBIT
5 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 66 (8.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (5.17%) Hyper-V
3 30 (3.88%) Active Directory
4 19 (2.46%) XenDesktop
5 14 (1.81%) vCloud
6 12 (1.55%) vSphere
7 7 (0.91%) XenApp
8 3 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.39%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (0.39%) UAG
9 2 (0.26%) Xen
9 2 (0.26%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.13%) XenServer
10 1 (0.13%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 18 (2.33%) SCCM
2 16 (2.07%) SCOM
3 11 (1.42%) CA Spectrum
4 4 (0.52%) Windows Intune
5 3 (0.39%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.13%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.13%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.13%) HP UCMDB
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.13%) Unicenter
6 1 (0.13%) WMI
6 1 (0.13%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 145 (18.76%) Oracle
2 129 (16.69%) Microsoft
3 102 (13.20%) SAP
4 76 (9.83%) VMware
5 43 (5.56%) Cisco
6 30 (3.88%) EMC
7 28 (3.62%) Citrix
8 20 (2.59%) HP
8 20 (2.59%) NetApp
9 19 (2.46%) Huawei
10 17 (2.20%) 3PAR
11 16 (2.07%) Red Hat
12 15 (1.94%) Open Text
13 14 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
14 13 (1.68%) IBM
14 13 (1.68%) Sitecore
14 13 (1.68%) Syclo
15 12 (1.55%) Siebel
15 12 (1.55%) CA
16 10 (1.29%) Primavera
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ISL
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Talent International
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + 15% Bonus & Extensive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
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Salary: £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
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Salary: car, bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Sanderson
Salary: £42415.00 - £52395.00 per annum + benefits
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Havant, Hampshire
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
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Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits
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Bracknell, Berkshire
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Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum
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Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum £75k - £100k + Bonus and Benefits
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Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + £10K bonus + benefits
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Buckinghamshire
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South East England
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Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
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Reading
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Berkshire
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