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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 197 157 178
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 295 426 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.53% 1.98% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 2.05% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 243 292 243
Average salary £67,500 £70,000 £68,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £83,500 £81,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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
18695 20824 22782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.78% 96.96% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 15910 16682 18189
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% -

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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 -54 81 £70,000 -2.77% 9
Oxfordshire +44 75 £55,000 -18.51% 6
Hampshire +3 44 £77,500 +26.53% 5
Surrey -71 38 £72,500 - 6
Home Counties - 12 £67,500 -
West Sussex -12 9 £69,250 +31.90%
Kent -6 8 £70,000 +7.69%
Buckinghamshire -16 8 £70,000 - 1
East Sussex +24 5 £55,000 -26.66% 1
Middlesex +9 3 £88,750 -
Solutions Architect
England

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 183 (27.27%) TOGAF
2 153 (22.80%) Microsoft
3 132 (19.67%) Presales
4 124 (18.48%) Enterprise Architecture
5 120 (17.88%) Finance
6 117 (17.44%) Oracle
7 116 (17.29%) Agile Software Development
8 113 (16.84%) Java
9 95 (14.16%) Web Services
10 94 (14.01%) Telecoms
11 83 (12.37%) SQL Server
12 81 (12.07%) Degree
13 79 (11.77%) VMware
14 74 (11.03%) Microsoft Azure
15 72 (10.73%) SAP
16 70 (10.43%) .NET
17 67 (9.99%) MS Excel
18 66 (9.84%) Amazon AWS
19 65 (9.69%) Analytical Skills
20 64 (9.54%) Enterprise Software
21 62 (9.24%) SDLC
21 62 (9.24%) ITIL
22 59 (8.79%) Windows
22 59 (8.79%) SQL
22 59 (8.79%) Cisco
23 56 (8.35%) SOA
24 55 (8.20%) Technical Architecture
25 54 (8.05%) C#
26 51 (7.60%) LAN
27 50 (7.45%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 25 (3.73%) WebLogic
2 21 (3.13%) Skype for Business
3 18 (2.68%) OpenStack
4 17 (2.53%) WebSphere
5 11 (1.64%) JBoss
6 10 (1.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (1.19%) NetWeaver
8 6 (0.89%) ATG Dynamo
8 6 (0.89%) SharePoint
9 5 (0.75%) Apache
9 5 (0.75%) MS Exchange
9 5 (0.75%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.60%) CMS
10 4 (0.60%) Commerce Server
10 4 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.45%) Node.js
12 2 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.30%) IIS
13 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 67 (9.99%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.49%) MS Office
3 7 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.75%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.30%) SPSS
6 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (2.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.94%) SAP SCM
3 9 (1.34%) SAP GRC
4 6 (0.89%) SAP ERP
5 4 (0.60%) Magento
6 2 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.30%) Maximo
6 2 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.15%) Infor SunSystems
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.15%) SAP hybris
7 1 (0.15%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.15%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 74 (11.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 66 (9.84%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (5.66%) Office 365
4 32 (4.77%) SaaS
5 20 (2.98%) PaaS
6 17 (2.53%) IaaS
7 14 (2.09%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.30%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.15%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 51 (7.60%) LAN
2 49 (7.30%) WAN
3 33 (4.92%) Firewall
4 30 (4.47%) MPLS
5 20 (2.98%) Network Security
6 18 (2.68%) 4G
7 16 (2.38%) Internet
7 16 (2.38%) Unified Communications
8 15 (2.24%) SAN
9 13 (1.94%) VoIP
10 11 (1.64%) Skype
11 10 (1.49%) DNS
11 10 (1.49%) VPN
12 7 (1.04%) OSPF
13 6 (0.89%) BGP
13 6 (0.89%) Cisco Nexus
14 5 (0.75%) IPsec
14 5 (0.75%) SSL
15 4 (0.60%) 3G
15 4 (0.60%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (12.37%) SQL Server
2 22 (3.28%) MongoDB
3 21 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 20 (2.98%) Big Data
4 20 (2.98%) SAP HANA
5 19 (2.83%) NoSQL
6 16 (2.38%) DB2
6 16 (2.38%) RDBMS
7 14 (2.09%) MySQL
7 14 (2.09%) Oracle Database
8 6 (0.89%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (0.75%) Data Mining
9 5 (0.75%) GIS
10 4 (0.60%) SAP BI
10 4 (0.60%) SAP BW
10 4 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (0.45%) DataStage
11 3 (0.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (1.19%) Ant
2 6 (0.89%) Log4j
2 6 (0.89%) NUnit
2 6 (0.89%) TeamCity
3 4 (0.60%) JUnit
3 4 (0.60%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (0.30%) EasyMock
4 2 (0.30%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.30%) Maven
4 2 (0.30%) Subversion
4 2 (0.30%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.15%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.15%) ReSharper
General
1 120 (17.88%) Finance
2 94 (14.01%) Telecoms
3 49 (7.30%) Retail
4 38 (5.66%) Publishing
5 24 (3.58%) Banking
6 21 (3.13%) Marketing
7 19 (2.83%) Manufacturing
8 17 (2.53%) Front Office
9 13 (1.94%) Billing
10 11 (1.64%) Advertising
11 7 (1.04%) Automotive
11 7 (1.04%) Electronics
11 7 (1.04%) Legal
12 5 (0.75%) Law
13 4 (0.60%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.45%) Military
15 2 (0.30%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.30%) Back Office
16 1 (0.15%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (14.16%) Web Services
2 70 (10.43%) .NET
3 48 (7.15%) Middleware
4 45 (6.71%) XML
5 35 (5.22%) HTML
5 35 (5.22%) J2EE
6 34 (5.07%) SOAP
7 24 (3.58%) JSP
8 20 (2.98%) REST
9 18 (2.68%) ASP.NET
9 18 (2.68%) EJB
10 17 (2.53%) CSS
11 16 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (2.09%) RESTful
13 13 (1.94%) Natural Language Processing
14 11 (1.64%) AngularJS
14 11 (1.64%) JMS
15 9 (1.34%) JDBC
15 9 (1.34%) Servlets
15 9 (1.34%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 65 (9.69%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (9.54%) Enterprise Software
3 47 (7.00%) Data Centre
4 36 (5.37%) Computer Science
5 25 (3.73%) Management Information System
6 24 (3.58%) Private Cloud
7 23 (3.43%) Public Cloud
8 22 (3.28%) Hybrid Cloud
9 15 (2.24%) Algorithms
10 14 (2.09%) Mobile App
11 6 (0.89%) Social Media
12 5 (0.75%) HP Storage
13 4 (0.60%) CCTV
13 4 (0.60%) Clustering
13 4 (0.60%) Enterprise Storage
13 4 (0.60%) Streaming Video
14 3 (0.45%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.45%) DTV
14 3 (0.45%) e-Learning
14 3 (0.45%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 59 (8.79%) Windows
2 45 (6.71%) Linux
3 24 (3.58%) Unix
4 22 (3.28%) Windows Server
5 17 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (2.24%) Windows 7
7 10 (1.49%) Windows 10
8 9 (1.34%) Android
9 8 (1.19%) Windows 8
10 7 (1.04%) Solaris
11 4 (0.60%) AIX
11 4 (0.60%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.60%) CentOS
11 4 (0.60%) Windows Phone
11 4 (0.60%) Windows Phone 8
11 4 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.30%) SUSE
14 1 (0.15%) MVS
14 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (27.27%) TOGAF
2 132 (19.67%) Presales
3 124 (18.48%) Enterprise Architecture
4 116 (17.29%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (9.24%) ITIL
5 62 (9.24%) SDLC
6 56 (8.35%) SOA
7 55 (8.20%) Technical Architecture
8 50 (7.45%) E-Commerce
9 48 (7.15%) CRM
10 47 (7.00%) Migration
11 46 (6.86%) Zachman Framework
12 45 (6.71%) UML
13 41 (6.11%) ERP
14 39 (5.81%) Business Development
14 39 (5.81%) Scrum
14 39 (5.81%) Stakeholder Management
14 39 (5.81%) Translating Business Requirements
15 36 (5.37%) Line Management
15 36 (5.37%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 113 (16.84%) Java
2 59 (8.79%) SQL
3 54 (8.05%) C#
4 43 (6.41%) JavaScript
5 24 (3.58%) C
6 21 (3.13%) C++
7 7 (1.04%) PHP
7 7 (1.04%) TypeScript
8 5 (0.75%) VB.NET
9 4 (0.60%) PowerShell
10 3 (0.45%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.30%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.30%) Clojure
11 2 (0.30%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.30%) Ruby
11 2 (0.30%) Scala
12 1 (0.15%) ABAP
12 1 (0.15%) Perl
12 1 (0.15%) Python
12 1 (0.15%) VB
Qualifications
1 81 (12.07%) Degree
2 39 (5.81%) Security Cleared
3 22 (3.28%) SC Cleared
4 21 (3.13%) MCSE
4 21 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (2.98%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (2.53%) CCNP
6 17 (2.53%) MCSD
7 15 (2.24%) DV Cleared
8 8 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 7 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.75%) CCIE
10 5 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (0.60%) CCNP Voice
11 4 (0.60%) CCVP
12 3 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
13 2 (0.30%) CCDP
13 2 (0.30%) CCNA
13 2 (0.30%) SAP Certification
13 2 (0.30%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.87%) QA
2 3 (0.45%) SLA
3 2 (0.30%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.30%) ISO22301
4 1 (0.15%) HL7
System Software
1 41 (6.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (5.07%) Hyper-V
3 20 (2.98%) Active Directory
4 13 (1.94%) vSphere
5 11 (1.64%) vCloud
6 8 (1.19%) XenApp
6 8 (1.19%) XenDesktop
7 7 (1.04%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.45%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.30%) XenServer
11 1 (0.15%) KVM
Systems Management
1 27 (4.02%) SCCM
2 9 (1.34%) SCOM
3 7 (1.04%) SCVMM
4 5 (0.75%) SCSM
5 4 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.60%) Puppet
5 4 (0.60%) SCDPM
6 3 (0.45%) XenMobile
7 2 (0.30%) Ansible
8 1 (0.15%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.15%) OpenSSO
8 1 (0.15%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.15%) vRealize
Vendors
1 153 (22.80%) Microsoft
2 117 (17.44%) Oracle
3 79 (11.77%) VMware
4 72 (10.73%) SAP
5 59 (8.79%) Cisco
6 34 (5.07%) HP
7 32 (4.77%) NetApp
8 30 (4.47%) Citrix
9 27 (4.02%) EMC
10 22 (3.28%) Red Hat
11 21 (3.13%) IBM
12 13 (1.94%) ATG
13 11 (1.64%) Polycom
14 10 (1.49%) Juniper
15 9 (1.34%) Huawei
15 9 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
16 8 (1.19%) Avaya
16 8 (1.19%) Cognos
17 7 (1.04%) CheckPoint
17 7 (1.04%) hybris
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum 30% Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Brighton, Sussex
J & C Associates Ltd
Salary: Market rate
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary and Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £82000 per annum + Comprehensive Package + 10% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £68K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Unspecified Excellent compensation package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £67500 per annum, Benefits £5400 Car Allowance,
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 7 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
University of Surrey
Salary: £38,896 to £46,414 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Abingdon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, pension, home working
Posted: 16 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 17 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Annual Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 19 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: £Attractive Base plus Bonus, 28 days hols, pension sheme, share scheme
Posted: 22 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: £Attractive Base plus Bonus, 28 days hols, pension sheme, share scheme
Posted: 23 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: £Attractive Base plus Bonus, 28 days hols, pension sheme, share scheme
Posted: 23 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago