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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 146 158 179
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 409 373 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.96% 1.68% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% 1.77% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 297 234 261
Average salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
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
19802 21077 20877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.06% 94.76% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16016 16715 17405
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +32 170 £72,000 +2.85% 15
Surrey +17 104 £72,500 +11.53% 9
Hampshire -17 54 £62,500 +4.16% 5
Oxfordshire +34 38 £70,000 +21.73% 5
Buckinghamshire +5 37 £70,000 -5.08% 6
East Sussex - 13 £75,000 - 1
West Sussex +10 7 £52,500 -34.37% 2
Kent +9 5 £65,000 -9.09% 1
Middlesex - 3 - -
Solutions Architect
England

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 145 (19.46%) TOGAF
2 142 (19.06%) Oracle
3 141 (18.93%) Microsoft
4 140 (18.79%) Agile Software Development
5 130 (17.45%) Finance
6 112 (15.03%) Telecoms
7 108 (14.50%) SOA
8 100 (13.42%) Degree
9 99 (13.29%) Windows
10 97 (13.02%) .NET
11 87 (11.68%) Java
11 87 (11.68%) ITIL
12 84 (11.28%) VMware
13 79 (10.60%) Cisco
14 78 (10.47%) Project Management
14 78 (10.47%) Enterprise Architecture
15 76 (10.20%) SQL Server
16 74 (9.93%) CRM
17 73 (9.80%) SQL
17 73 (9.80%) XML
18 72 (9.66%) SAP
19 69 (9.26%) Technical Architecture
20 68 (9.13%) IBM
21 62 (8.32%) Business Intelligence
22 61 (8.19%) Business Development
23 60 (8.05%) SharePoint
23 60 (8.05%) HTML
24 56 (7.52%) JavaScript
25 54 (7.25%) C#
25 54 (7.25%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 60 (8.05%) SharePoint
2 32 (4.30%) WebSphere
3 23 (3.09%) WebLogic
4 21 (2.82%) Lync
5 18 (2.42%) Apache
5 18 (2.42%) BizTalk Server
6 13 (1.74%) JBoss
7 11 (1.48%) SAS
8 10 (1.34%) IIS
8 10 (1.34%) Tomcat
8 10 (1.34%) OpenStack
8 10 (1.34%) Moodle
9 9 (1.21%) WebSphere Portal
9 9 (1.21%) Drupal
9 9 (1.21%) Lotus Domino
10 8 (1.07%) CMS
10 8 (1.07%) Apache Solr
10 8 (1.07%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (1.07%) IBM Connections
11 6 (0.81%) Node.js
Applications
1 39 (5.23%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.68%) MS Office
3 8 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.40%) MS Project
4 3 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (3.22%) SAP SCM
2 13 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (1.61%) Oracle Applications
4 10 (1.34%) SAP ERP
5 5 (0.67%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.27%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.27%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.13%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.13%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.13%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.22%) Office 365
2 23 (3.09%) SaaS
3 22 (2.95%) IaaS
4 14 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (1.34%) SuccessFactors
7 9 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (1.07%) PaaS
9 5 (0.67%) Yammer
10 1 (0.13%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 38 (5.10%) LAN
2 37 (4.97%) WAN
3 25 (3.36%) MPLS
4 21 (2.82%) Internet
5 17 (2.28%) SAN
6 15 (2.01%) Firewall
6 15 (2.01%) Unified Communications
7 13 (1.74%) TCP/IP
8 10 (1.34%) DNS
8 10 (1.34%) 3G
8 10 (1.34%) 4G
8 10 (1.34%) VoLTE
8 10 (1.34%) Wireless
9 9 (1.21%) HTTP
10 8 (1.07%) IPX
10 8 (1.07%) Network Security
10 8 (1.07%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (0.94%) Software-Defined Networking
11 7 (0.94%) Broadband
12 6 (0.81%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 26 (3.49%) Big Data
3 23 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (2.01%) MySQL
4 15 (2.01%) Oracle Database
5 14 (1.88%) DB2
6 13 (1.74%) Hadoop
7 12 (1.61%) Oracle OLAP
7 12 (1.61%) OLAP
8 11 (1.48%) Relational Database
9 10 (1.34%) MS Access
9 10 (1.34%) SQL Anywhere
9 10 (1.34%) Sybase ASA
10 8 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (0.94%) Oracle BI EE
11 7 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (0.81%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.81%) Ingres
12 6 (0.81%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 15 (2.01%) Visual Studio
2 9 (1.21%) Git (software)
3 8 (1.07%) Mockito
3 8 (1.07%) Selenium
4 6 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.54%) Subversion
5 4 (0.54%) Maven
6 3 (0.40%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.13%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.13%) ERwin
7 1 (0.13%) JIRA
7 1 (0.13%) Ant
7 1 (0.13%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.13%) YourKit
General
1 130 (17.45%) Finance
2 112 (15.03%) Telecoms
3 44 (5.91%) Retail
4 43 (5.77%) Manufacturing
4 43 (5.77%) Marketing
5 23 (3.09%) Billing
5 23 (3.09%) Banking
6 12 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
7 11 (1.48%) Automotive
8 9 (1.21%) German Language
9 6 (0.81%) Publishing
10 5 (0.67%) Local Government
10 5 (0.67%) Mandarin Language
10 5 (0.67%) Cantonese Language
10 5 (0.67%) French Language
11 4 (0.54%) Advertising
11 4 (0.54%) Military
12 3 (0.40%) Games
12 3 (0.40%) Legal
12 3 (0.40%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (13.02%) .NET
2 73 (9.80%) XML
3 60 (8.05%) HTML
4 54 (7.25%) Web Services
5 52 (6.98%) Middleware
6 45 (6.04%) J2EE
7 34 (4.56%) jQuery
8 30 (4.03%) ASP.NET
9 24 (3.22%) SOAP
10 22 (2.95%) Spring
11 21 (2.82%) CSS
11 21 (2.82%) REST
12 20 (2.68%) Java EE
13 17 (2.28%) JSON
14 16 (2.15%) LAMP
15 15 (2.01%) WCF
15 15 (2.01%) XSLT
16 14 (1.88%) ASP.NET MVC
17 10 (1.34%) HTML5
18 9 (1.21%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 46 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (5.64%) Computer Science
3 30 (4.03%) Open Source
4 29 (3.89%) Enterprise Software
5 28 (3.76%) Management Information System
6 19 (2.55%) Data Integration
7 16 (2.15%) Social Media
8 12 (1.61%) Mobile App
9 11 (1.48%) Mainframe
10 10 (1.34%) PMI
11 9 (1.21%) Client/Server
11 9 (1.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 9 (1.21%) Data Structures
12 8 (1.07%) PKI
12 8 (1.07%) iPad
13 7 (0.94%) CESG
13 7 (0.94%) N-Tier
13 7 (0.94%) GIS
13 7 (0.94%) User Experience
13 7 (0.94%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 99 (13.29%) Windows
2 54 (7.25%) Linux
3 23 (3.09%) UNIX
4 15 (2.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (1.61%) AIX
7 10 (1.34%) Solaris
7 10 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (1.21%) Windows 7
9 6 (0.81%) Android
9 6 (0.81%) HPUX
9 6 (0.81%) VMS
10 4 (0.54%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.13%) Debian
12 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (19.46%) TOGAF
2 140 (18.79%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (14.50%) SOA
4 87 (11.68%) ITIL
5 78 (10.47%) Project Management
5 78 (10.47%) Enterprise Architecture
6 74 (9.93%) CRM
7 69 (9.26%) Technical Architecture
8 62 (8.32%) Business Intelligence
9 61 (8.19%) Business Development
10 53 (7.11%) ERP
11 47 (6.31%) Zachman Framework
12 44 (5.91%) Service Management
13 42 (5.64%) Stakeholder Management
14 38 (5.10%) Scrum
15 37 (4.97%) Mentoring
16 36 (4.83%) Coaching
17 34 (4.56%) UML
18 33 (4.43%) Migration
18 33 (4.43%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 87 (11.68%) Java
2 73 (9.80%) SQL
3 56 (7.52%) JavaScript
4 54 (7.25%) C#
5 14 (1.88%) T-SQL
6 12 (1.61%) C
7 11 (1.48%) PHP
8 6 (0.81%) VB
9 5 (0.67%) VBScript
9 5 (0.67%) VB6
10 4 (0.54%) R
10 4 (0.54%) Perl
11 3 (0.40%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.27%) Erlang
12 2 (0.27%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.27%) Python
12 2 (0.27%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.27%) Delphi
13 1 (0.13%) C++
13 1 (0.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 100 (13.42%) Degree
2 51 (6.85%) Security Cleared
3 34 (4.56%) SC Cleared
4 28 (3.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (2.68%) MCSE
7 18 (2.42%) ITIL Certification
8 15 (2.01%) MCP
9 11 (1.48%) CISSP
10 10 (1.34%) PMI Certification
10 10 (1.34%) CNE
10 10 (1.34%) Novell Certification
11 9 (1.21%) MCTS
11 9 (1.21%) CCNA
12 8 (1.07%) CCNP
12 8 (1.07%) IBM Certification
12 8 (1.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (1.07%) CTC Cleared
13 7 (0.94%) CISM
14 6 (0.81%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.74%) COBIT
2 11 (1.48%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (1.21%) QA
3 9 (1.21%) ISO 9001
4 8 (1.07%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (5.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (2.95%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.34%) Hyper-V
4 9 (1.21%) XenApp
4 9 (1.21%) VMware ESX
4 9 (1.21%) XenDesktop
5 8 (1.07%) vSphere
5 8 (1.07%) XenServer
6 7 (0.94%) Terminal Services
7 6 (0.81%) vCloud
8 2 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.13%) Squid
9 1 (0.13%) Xen
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.13%) UAG
9 1 (0.13%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 16 (2.15%) SCCM
2 9 (1.21%) Legato
3 6 (0.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (0.67%) Windows Intune
5 3 (0.40%) OpenView
5 3 (0.40%) OpenNMS
5 3 (0.40%) Netcool
5 3 (0.40%) Nagios
5 3 (0.40%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.27%) SCOM
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.13%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.13%) Puppet
7 1 (0.13%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.13%) logstash
7 1 (0.13%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 142 (19.06%) Oracle
2 141 (18.93%) Microsoft
3 84 (11.28%) VMware
4 79 (10.60%) Cisco
5 72 (9.66%) SAP
6 68 (9.13%) IBM
7 46 (6.17%) HP
8 35 (4.70%) NetApp
9 32 (4.30%) Citrix
10 29 (3.89%) Salesforce.com
11 26 (3.49%) EMC
12 18 (2.42%) 3PAR
13 17 (2.28%) Juniper
14 16 (2.15%) Novell
15 14 (1.88%) Dell
16 11 (1.48%) Red Hat
17 10 (1.34%) Cognos
17 10 (1.34%) Sybase
17 10 (1.34%) Symantec
17 10 (1.34%) Huawei
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bexhill-On-Sea, East Sussex
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £57,000 to £65,000 per annum plus car allowance, comprehensive be
Posted: 7 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £51000 per annum + Package dependant on level
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Profit Share + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Directions On-line Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum Bonus 15%, healthcare, pension....
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £75K basic + 5K Car Allow + 20% bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 per annum + 20% Bonus + £6k car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: Unspecified Highly Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Mills Goodwin Talent Network
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus, pension & a flexi-bens
Posted: 6 days ago