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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 154 154 161
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 385 381 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.73% 1.73% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 1.82% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 272 290 297
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
90% offered a salary of more than £48,200 £52,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £63,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% -2.30%
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
21184 20928 21951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.16% 94.85% 95.68%
Number of salaries quoted 16953 17021 19047
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +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 £62,500
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 28 November 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 28 November 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 +28 127 £70,000 +7.69% 17
Surrey -47 80 £62,500 -3.84% 8
Hampshire +32 72 £67,500 -1.81% 5
Buckinghamshire +9 38 £60,000 -7.69% 2
Oxfordshire +24 32 £55,000 -8.33% 3
West Sussex +4 13 £55,000 -1.78%
East Sussex +5 9 £37,500 -23.07%
Middlesex -7 8 £60,000 -20.00%
Kent -20 4 £70,000 -6.66% 1
M4 Corridor - 1 £65,000 -
Solutions Architect
England

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 170 (21.36%) TOGAF
2 148 (18.59%) Microsoft
3 146 (18.34%) Oracle
4 141 (17.71%) SOA
5 137 (17.21%) Telecoms
6 132 (16.58%) Agile Software Development
7 126 (15.83%) Degree
8 115 (14.45%) Java
9 114 (14.32%) Finance
10 108 (13.57%) SAP
11 107 (13.44%) CRM
12 96 (12.06%) Enterprise Architecture
13 95 (11.93%) .NET
14 91 (11.43%) Web Services
15 90 (11.31%) Project Management
16 89 (11.18%) Windows
17 86 (10.80%) ITIL
17 86 (10.80%) VMware
18 84 (10.55%) SQL Server
19 83 (10.43%) Security Cleared
20 72 (9.05%) SharePoint
21 70 (8.79%) Business Development
22 69 (8.67%) SQL
23 63 (7.91%) VMware Infrastructure
24 60 (7.54%) Cisco
24 60 (7.54%) Analytical Skills
25 58 (7.29%) Business Analysis
26 57 (7.16%) Stakeholder Management
27 56 (7.04%) Migration
28 55 (6.91%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 72 (9.05%) SharePoint
2 28 (3.52%) BizTalk Server
3 24 (3.02%) Apache
4 23 (2.89%) WebLogic
5 22 (2.76%) Tomcat
6 21 (2.64%) MS Exchange
7 18 (2.26%) Apache Solr
8 15 (1.88%) IIS
9 12 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2003
9 12 (1.51%) SharePoint Server
9 12 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2007
9 12 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (1.13%) JBoss
11 8 (1.01%) Lync
12 6 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (0.75%) Drupal
13 5 (0.63%) WebSphere
13 5 (0.63%) CMS
13 5 (0.63%) Moodle
14 4 (0.50%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 50 (6.28%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.51%) MS Office
3 9 (1.13%) MS Project
4 7 (0.88%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 25 (3.14%) SAP SCM
2 23 (2.89%) Oracle Applications
3 12 (1.51%) Maximo
4 9 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (0.88%) Oracle ERP
6 6 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (0.63%) Cognos TM1
7 5 (0.63%) SAP HCM
8 4 (0.50%) Oracle ASCP
8 4 (0.50%) CSG Singleview
9 3 (0.38%) Oracle 11i
9 3 (0.38%) SAP HR
9 3 (0.38%) SAP GRC
9 3 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
10 2 (0.25%) Demantra
10 2 (0.25%) SAP SRM
10 2 (0.25%) SAP ERP
10 2 (0.25%) SAP R/3
10 2 (0.25%) SAP MM
11 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 32 (4.02%) IaaS
2 24 (3.02%) SaaS
3 17 (2.14%) PaaS
4 16 (2.01%) Office 365
5 15 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
6 13 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (1.51%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (0.63%) Force.com
9 2 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 34 (4.27%) Internet
2 26 (3.27%) 3G
3 23 (2.89%) Broadband
4 22 (2.76%) LAN
5 21 (2.64%) 4G
6 20 (2.51%) WAN
6 20 (2.51%) HTTP
7 18 (2.26%) Wireless
8 17 (2.14%) Cisco Nexus
9 16 (2.01%) Unified Communications
10 12 (1.51%) WAAS
10 12 (1.51%) SAN
10 12 (1.51%) VoIP
11 11 (1.38%) Firewall
12 10 (1.26%) DNS
13 9 (1.13%) VoLTE
14 4 (0.50%) MPLS
15 3 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
15 3 (0.38%) 2G
15 3 (0.38%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (10.55%) SQL Server
2 24 (3.02%) SQL Server 2005
3 21 (2.64%) MySQL
4 15 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (1.88%) Oracle Database
5 14 (1.76%) Oracle OLAP
5 14 (1.76%) OLAP
6 13 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (1.63%) Big Data
7 12 (1.51%) SQL Server 2000
8 10 (1.26%) EDRMS
9 8 (1.01%) Data Mining
10 7 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (0.75%) Hadoop
11 6 (0.75%) Oracle BI EE
12 5 (0.63%) Relational Database
12 5 (0.63%) Adabas
13 4 (0.50%) DB2
13 4 (0.50%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (2.26%) Selenium
1 18 (2.26%) Git (software)
1 18 (2.26%) Mockito
2 9 (1.13%) NUnit
3 8 (1.01%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.25%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.25%) Maven
6 1 (0.13%) JIRA
6 1 (0.13%) YourKit
General
1 137 (17.21%) Telecoms
2 114 (14.32%) Finance
3 42 (5.28%) Billing
4 36 (4.52%) Marketing
5 33 (4.15%) Manufacturing
6 23 (2.89%) Retail
7 14 (1.76%) Back Office
8 11 (1.38%) Law
8 11 (1.38%) Legal
9 10 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (1.26%) Electronics
9 10 (1.26%) Military
10 9 (1.13%) Banking
10 9 (1.13%) Automotive
11 8 (1.01%) Advertising
12 7 (0.88%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.38%) Games
13 3 (0.38%) Local Government
14 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (11.93%) .NET
2 91 (11.43%) Web Services
3 52 (6.53%) J2EE
4 47 (5.90%) XML
5 44 (5.53%) ASP.NET
5 44 (5.53%) HTML
6 40 (5.03%) CSS
7 37 (4.65%) Middleware
8 32 (4.02%) Spring
8 32 (4.02%) Java EE
9 22 (2.76%) jQuery
10 19 (2.39%) JSP
10 19 (2.39%) XHTML
11 18 (2.26%) XSLT
12 16 (2.01%) SOAP
13 14 (1.76%) REST
14 12 (1.51%) ADO.NET
15 9 (1.13%) WinForms
15 9 (1.13%) JSON
15 9 (1.13%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 60 (7.54%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (6.28%) Computer Science
3 30 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
4 24 (3.02%) N-Tier
5 22 (2.76%) Smartphone
6 21 (2.64%) Client/Server
7 18 (2.26%) CESG
7 18 (2.26%) iPad
8 17 (2.14%) Open Source
8 17 (2.14%) Data Integration
9 12 (1.51%) Celerra
9 12 (1.51%) CLARiiON
10 11 (1.38%) Taxonomies
11 10 (1.26%) Mathematics
11 10 (1.26%) Management Information System
11 10 (1.26%) RMADS
12 9 (1.13%) IVR
13 8 (1.01%) Enterprise Storage
14 6 (0.75%) Mobile App
14 6 (0.75%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 89 (11.18%) Windows
2 55 (6.91%) Linux
3 20 (2.51%) Solaris
4 17 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (1.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (1.76%) Android
7 13 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (1.63%) UNIX
8 12 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (1.13%) AIX
10 3 (0.38%) SUSE
10 3 (0.38%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.25%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.13%) Debian
12 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (21.36%) TOGAF
2 141 (17.71%) SOA
3 132 (16.58%) Agile Software Development
4 107 (13.44%) CRM
5 96 (12.06%) Enterprise Architecture
6 90 (11.31%) Project Management
7 86 (10.80%) ITIL
8 70 (8.79%) Business Development
9 58 (7.29%) Business Analysis
10 57 (7.16%) Stakeholder Management
11 56 (7.04%) Migration
12 54 (6.78%) UML
13 53 (6.66%) E-Commerce
14 51 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
14 51 (6.41%) Scrum
14 51 (6.41%) Technical Architecture
15 49 (6.16%) ERP
16 47 (5.90%) Coaching
17 46 (5.78%) Mentoring
18 37 (4.65%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 115 (14.45%) Java
2 69 (8.67%) SQL
3 46 (5.78%) JavaScript
4 41 (5.15%) C#
5 22 (2.76%) T-SQL
6 9 (1.13%) C
7 7 (0.88%) VB
8 6 (0.75%) Python
9 5 (0.63%) VB6
10 4 (0.50%) VBScript
11 3 (0.38%) C++
12 2 (0.25%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.25%) VBA
13 1 (0.13%) Scala
13 1 (0.13%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.13%) Perl
13 1 (0.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 126 (15.83%) Degree
2 83 (10.43%) Security Cleared
3 49 (6.16%) SC Cleared
4 40 (5.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (3.02%) MCSE
6 17 (2.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 15 (1.88%) MCTS
7 15 (1.88%) MCITP
7 15 (1.88%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (1.63%) CCIA
8 13 (1.63%) Citrix Certification
9 12 (1.51%) CCEA
9 12 (1.51%) CCA
9 12 (1.51%) NCDA
9 12 (1.51%) NCIE
9 12 (1.51%) VCAP
9 12 (1.51%) VTSP
10 9 (1.13%) CISSP
11 8 (1.01%) CCNA
12 6 (0.75%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.89%) QA
2 12 (1.51%) ISO 9001
3 11 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.26%) JSP 440
5 6 (0.75%) SLA
6 4 (0.50%) COBIT
7 3 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 63 (7.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (3.89%) Hyper-V
3 25 (3.14%) Active Directory
4 22 (2.76%) XenDesktop
5 18 (2.26%) vCloud
6 14 (1.76%) vSphere
7 10 (1.26%) XenApp
8 4 (0.50%) XenServer
8 4 (0.50%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (0.38%) UAG
9 3 (0.38%) Xen
9 3 (0.38%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.13%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.13%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.13%) Firmware
11 1 (0.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (0.88%) SCCM
1 7 (0.88%) SCOM
2 5 (0.63%) Windows Intune
2 5 (0.63%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (0.13%) XenMobile
3 1 (0.13%) logstash
3 1 (0.13%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (0.13%) Unicenter
3 1 (0.13%) WMI
3 1 (0.13%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.13%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.13%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.13%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 148 (18.59%) Microsoft
2 146 (18.34%) Oracle
3 108 (13.57%) SAP
4 86 (10.80%) VMware
5 60 (7.54%) Cisco
6 35 (4.40%) EMC
6 35 (4.40%) Citrix
7 30 (3.77%) HP
8 28 (3.52%) NetApp
9 24 (3.02%) IBM
10 22 (2.76%) 3PAR
11 18 (2.26%) hybris
12 17 (2.14%) Huawei
13 16 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
14 15 (1.88%) Red Hat
15 14 (1.76%) Sun
15 14 (1.76%) Sitecore
16 12 (1.51%) Business Objects
16 12 (1.51%) Hyperion
17 11 (1.38%) Open Text
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 20 hours ago
Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
South East
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits genrous benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Outstanding Package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
SJB Corporate Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Annapurna
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £85,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
West Berkshire, M4 Corridor, Hungerford
CDK Group
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
People Source
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + (Potentially higher)
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Excellent salary plus variable
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + £5K Car + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago