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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 154 154 162
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 389 378 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.76% 1.72% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 1.81% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 271 281 275
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £85,000 £85,000
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
20998 20896 20988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.16% 94.81% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 16760 17048 18116
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +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 £38,500
% 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 21 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 21 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 +47 136 £72,250 +11.15% 13
Surrey -35 74 £62,500 -3.84% 6
Hampshire +37 72 £66,250 -8.62% 7
Buckinghamshire +7 38 £60,000 -7.69% 2
Oxfordshire +32 32 £55,000 -8.33% 2
West Sussex -3 13 £55,000 -12.69%
East Sussex -2 10 £45,000 -25.00%
Middlesex -8 8 £61,250 -16.94%
Kent -7 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 21 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.

1 168 (21.05%) TOGAF
2 150 (18.80%) Oracle
2 150 (18.80%) Microsoft
3 142 (17.79%) SOA
4 137 (17.17%) Telecoms
5 129 (16.17%) Degree
6 128 (16.04%) Agile Software Development
7 120 (15.04%) Finance
8 114 (14.29%) Java
9 107 (13.41%) CRM
10 106 (13.28%) SAP
11 97 (12.16%) .NET
11 97 (12.16%) Enterprise Architecture
12 96 (12.03%) Windows
13 95 (11.90%) Web Services
14 91 (11.40%) VMware
14 91 (11.40%) Project Management
15 90 (11.28%) ITIL
16 88 (11.03%) Security Cleared
17 86 (10.78%) SQL Server
18 72 (9.02%) SQL
18 72 (9.02%) SharePoint
19 69 (8.65%) Business Development
20 68 (8.52%) VMware Infrastructure
21 63 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
22 61 (7.64%) Cisco
23 60 (7.52%) Business Analysis
24 59 (7.39%) Linux
24 59 (7.39%) Migration
25 56 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 (9.02%) SharePoint
2 27 (3.38%) BizTalk Server
3 24 (3.01%) Apache
4 22 (2.76%) Tomcat
4 22 (2.76%) WebLogic
5 21 (2.63%) MS Exchange
6 18 (2.26%) Apache Solr
7 16 (2.01%) IIS
8 12 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2003
8 12 (1.50%) SharePoint Server
8 12 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2007
8 12 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (1.00%) Lync
10 7 (0.88%) JBoss
11 6 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (0.75%) Drupal
12 5 (0.63%) Moodle
12 5 (0.63%) WebSphere
12 5 (0.63%) CMS
13 4 (0.50%) Site Server
Applications
1 50 (6.27%) MS Excel
2 19 (2.38%) MS Office
3 9 (1.13%) MS Project
4 7 (0.88%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 25 (3.13%) SAP SCM
2 22 (2.76%) Oracle Applications
3 12 (1.50%) 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%) SAP HCM
8 4 (0.50%) Oracle ASCP
8 4 (0.50%) Cognos TM1
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 33 (4.14%) IaaS
2 23 (2.88%) SaaS
3 18 (2.26%) PaaS
4 16 (2.01%) Office 365
5 15 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
6 13 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.63%) Force.com
8 2 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.13%) Terremark
9 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 35 (4.39%) Internet
2 26 (3.26%) 3G
3 24 (3.01%) Broadband
4 23 (2.88%) LAN
5 21 (2.63%) WAN
5 21 (2.63%) HTTP
5 21 (2.63%) 4G
6 17 (2.13%) Cisco Nexus
6 17 (2.13%) Wireless
7 16 (2.01%) SAN
7 16 (2.01%) Unified Communications
8 12 (1.50%) WAAS
8 12 (1.50%) VoIP
9 10 (1.25%) DNS
9 10 (1.25%) Firewall
10 8 (1.00%) VoLTE
11 4 (0.50%) MPLS
12 3 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (0.38%) 2G
12 3 (0.38%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (10.78%) SQL Server
2 25 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
2 25 (3.13%) MySQL
3 15 (1.88%) Oracle Database
3 15 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (1.75%) Big Data
5 13 (1.63%) Oracle OLAP
5 13 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (1.63%) OLAP
5 13 (1.63%) SQL Server 2000
6 10 (1.25%) EDRMS
7 8 (1.00%) DB2
7 8 (1.00%) Data Mining
8 7 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (0.75%) Hadoop
9 6 (0.75%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (0.63%) Relational Database
11 4 (0.50%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.38%) Adabas
12 3 (0.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (2.26%) Selenium
1 18 (2.26%) Git (software)
1 18 (2.26%) Mockito
2 10 (1.25%) NUnit
3 9 (1.13%) 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%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.13%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.13%) YourKit
General
1 137 (17.17%) Telecoms
2 120 (15.04%) Finance
3 43 (5.39%) Billing
4 36 (4.51%) Marketing
5 33 (4.14%) Manufacturing
6 23 (2.88%) Retail
7 14 (1.75%) Back Office
8 12 (1.50%) Law
9 11 (1.38%) Legal
9 11 (1.38%) Military
9 11 (1.38%) Banking
10 10 (1.25%) Electronics
11 9 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
11 9 (1.13%) Automotive
12 8 (1.00%) Advertising
13 7 (0.88%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.38%) Games
14 3 (0.38%) Local Government
15 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (12.16%) .NET
2 95 (11.90%) Web Services
3 50 (6.27%) J2EE
4 47 (5.89%) HTML
4 47 (5.89%) XML
5 44 (5.51%) ASP.NET
6 43 (5.39%) CSS
7 36 (4.51%) Middleware
7 36 (4.51%) Java EE
8 29 (3.63%) Spring
9 22 (2.76%) jQuery
10 19 (2.38%) JSP
10 19 (2.38%) XHTML
11 18 (2.26%) SOAP
11 18 (2.26%) XSLT
12 15 (1.88%) REST
13 13 (1.63%) ADO.NET
14 11 (1.38%) Oracle Fusion
15 10 (1.25%) WinForms
15 10 (1.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 63 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (6.64%) Computer Science
3 29 (3.63%) Enterprise Software
4 25 (3.13%) N-Tier
5 23 (2.88%) Smartphone
6 21 (2.63%) Client/Server
7 18 (2.26%) CESG
7 18 (2.26%) iPad
8 17 (2.13%) Open Source
9 15 (1.88%) Data Integration
10 12 (1.50%) Celerra
10 12 (1.50%) CLARiiON
11 11 (1.38%) Taxonomies
11 11 (1.38%) RMADS
12 10 (1.25%) Mathematics
12 10 (1.25%) Management Information System
13 9 (1.13%) IVR
13 9 (1.13%) Enterprise Storage
14 6 (0.75%) Mobile App
14 6 (0.75%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 96 (12.03%) Windows
2 59 (7.39%) Linux
3 21 (2.63%) Solaris
4 18 (2.26%) UNIX
4 18 (2.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (1.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (1.75%) Android
7 13 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (1.25%) AIX
9 3 (0.38%) SUSE
9 3 (0.38%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.25%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.25%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.25%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.13%) Debian
11 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (21.05%) TOGAF
2 142 (17.79%) SOA
3 128 (16.04%) Agile Software Development
4 107 (13.41%) CRM
5 97 (12.16%) Enterprise Architecture
6 91 (11.40%) Project Management
7 90 (11.28%) ITIL
8 69 (8.65%) Business Development
9 60 (7.52%) Business Analysis
10 59 (7.39%) Migration
11 56 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
12 55 (6.89%) UML
12 55 (6.89%) E-Commerce
13 52 (6.52%) Scrum
14 51 (6.39%) Technical Architecture
15 48 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
16 47 (5.89%) ERP
16 47 (5.89%) Mentoring
16 47 (5.89%) Coaching
17 40 (5.01%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 114 (14.29%) Java
2 72 (9.02%) SQL
3 48 (6.02%) JavaScript
4 41 (5.14%) C#
5 23 (2.88%) T-SQL
6 9 (1.13%) C
7 6 (0.75%) Python
8 5 (0.63%) VB
9 4 (0.50%) VBScript
10 3 (0.38%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.38%) C++
10 3 (0.38%) VB6
11 2 (0.25%) VBA
12 1 (0.13%) PHP
12 1 (0.13%) Scala
12 1 (0.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 129 (16.17%) Degree
2 88 (11.03%) Security Cleared
3 53 (6.64%) SC Cleared
4 42 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (3.01%) MCSE
6 17 (2.13%) 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 (1.50%) CCEA
9 12 (1.50%) CCA
9 12 (1.50%) NCDA
9 12 (1.50%) NCIE
9 12 (1.50%) VCAP
9 12 (1.50%) VTSP
10 8 (1.00%) CISSP
10 8 (1.00%) CCNA
11 6 (0.75%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.88%) QA
2 12 (1.50%) ISO 9001
2 12 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.38%) JSP 440
4 6 (0.75%) SLA
5 4 (0.50%) COBIT
6 3 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 68 (8.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (4.14%) Hyper-V
3 26 (3.26%) Active Directory
4 23 (2.88%) XenDesktop
5 18 (2.26%) vCloud
6 14 (1.75%) vSphere
7 11 (1.38%) 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 8 (1.00%) SCCM
1 8 (1.00%) SCOM
2 5 (0.63%) Windows Intune
2 5 (0.63%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (0.25%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.13%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.13%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.13%) Unicenter
4 1 (0.13%) WMI
4 1 (0.13%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.13%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.13%) XenMobile
4 1 (0.13%) logstash
4 1 (0.13%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 150 (18.80%) Oracle
1 150 (18.80%) Microsoft
2 106 (13.28%) SAP
3 91 (11.40%) VMware
4 61 (7.64%) Cisco
5 36 (4.51%) Citrix
6 35 (4.39%) EMC
7 31 (3.88%) HP
8 29 (3.63%) NetApp
9 24 (3.01%) IBM
10 23 (2.88%) 3PAR
11 18 (2.26%) Huawei
11 18 (2.26%) hybris
12 16 (2.01%) Red Hat
12 16 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
13 14 (1.75%) Sun
14 13 (1.63%) Sitecore
15 11 (1.38%) Open Text
15 11 (1.38%) Business Objects
15 11 (1.38%) Hyperion
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Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + benefits
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Bracknell
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Salary: £70 - £90000 per annum + competitive
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South East
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Posted: 22 hours ago
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Hampshire
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Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
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Salary: £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
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Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
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Oxford
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
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South East
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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South East
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum
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