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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 166 195 162
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 375 328 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.95% 1.57% 1.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.02% 1.62% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 290 239 228
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £50,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £63,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.36%
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
18561 20260 19832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.45% 97.05% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15896 16537 15701
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 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 12 February 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 +5 122 £70,000 - 16
Oxfordshire +20 61 £62,500 -10.71% 8
Surrey -19 61 £72,500 +7.40% 10
Hampshire +23 44 £65,000 - 4
Buckinghamshire -12 26 £65,000 -3.70% 4
West Sussex +2 13 £67,500 +22.72% 3
East Sussex +10 12 - -
Kent +2 7 £65,000 +17.11%
Home Counties - 3 £70,000 -
Middlesex +12 2 £76,250 - 1
M4 Corridor - 1 £100,000 -
Solutions Architect
England

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 February 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.

1 168 (22.67%) TOGAF
2 163 (22.00%) Oracle
3 151 (20.38%) Finance
4 133 (17.95%) Presales
5 130 (17.54%) Enterprise Architecture
6 124 (16.73%) Degree
7 121 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
8 120 (16.19%) Java
8 120 (16.19%) Microsoft
9 113 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
10 111 (14.98%) Telecoms
11 100 (13.50%) SAP
12 91 (12.28%) SQL Server
13 88 (11.88%) Web Services
14 80 (10.80%) LAN
15 78 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
15 78 (10.53%) SDLC
16 77 (10.39%) Cisco
17 73 (9.85%) VMware
17 73 (9.85%) Project Management
17 73 (9.85%) Middleware
18 68 (9.18%) Windows
19 66 (8.91%) SOA
20 63 (8.50%) Computer Science
20 63 (8.50%) SQL
21 61 (8.23%) Data Centre
22 59 (7.96%) Microsoft Azure
23 58 (7.83%) ITIL
24 57 (7.69%) WAN
25 55 (7.42%) CRM

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 27 (3.64%) WebLogic
2 12 (1.62%) OpenStack
2 12 (1.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (1.35%) Skype for Business
4 9 (1.21%) SharePoint
5 8 (1.08%) NetWeaver
6 7 (0.94%) WebSphere
7 6 (0.81%) Moodle
8 5 (0.67%) JBoss
8 5 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.54%) Apache
9 4 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.54%) Drupal
9 4 (0.54%) WordPress
10 3 (0.40%) CMS
10 3 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.40%) Node.js
10 3 (0.40%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.13%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 54 (7.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (0.81%) SPSS
3 3 (0.40%) MS Office
4 2 (0.27%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (3.24%) SAP SCM
2 11 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (1.21%) SAP GRC
3 9 (1.21%) SAP SD
4 8 (1.08%) SAP MM
5 7 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (0.81%) Oracle ERP
6 6 (0.81%) SAP CO
6 6 (0.81%) SAP FI
6 6 (0.81%) SAP FI/CO
6 6 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (0.67%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (0.54%) Oracle CRM
8 4 (0.54%) Oracle HRMS
8 4 (0.54%) Oracle SCM
8 4 (0.54%) WebTrends
9 3 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (0.40%) SAP ERP
9 3 (0.40%) SAP PP
9 3 (0.40%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 59 (7.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 50 (6.75%) SaaS
3 48 (6.48%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (2.70%) Office 365
5 18 (2.43%) PaaS
6 17 (2.29%) IaaS
7 6 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.27%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.13%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 80 (10.80%) LAN
2 57 (7.69%) WAN
3 47 (6.34%) MPLS
4 36 (4.86%) Unified Communications
5 33 (4.45%) Firewall
6 32 (4.32%) DNS
6 32 (4.32%) Internet
7 30 (4.05%) Network Security
8 26 (3.51%) DHCP
9 25 (3.37%) 4G
10 21 (2.83%) TCP/IP
11 16 (2.16%) SAN
12 14 (1.89%) VPN
13 13 (1.75%) Wireshark
14 10 (1.35%) VoIP
15 7 (0.94%) BIG-IP
15 7 (0.94%) OSPF
16 6 (0.81%) BGP
16 6 (0.81%) Wireless
17 5 (0.67%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (12.28%) SQL Server
2 27 (3.64%) Big Data
2 27 (3.64%) SAP HANA
3 25 (3.37%) Oracle Database
4 22 (2.97%) Relational Database
5 18 (2.43%) NoSQL
6 17 (2.29%) RDBMS
7 13 (1.75%) MongoDB
8 12 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (1.35%) DB2
10 8 (1.08%) MS Access
10 8 (1.08%) MySQL
10 8 (1.08%) SQL Anywhere
10 8 (1.08%) Sybase ASA
11 7 (0.94%) Oracle BI EE
11 7 (0.94%) Oracle ODI
12 6 (0.81%) Data Mining
13 5 (0.67%) OLTP
13 5 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (0.54%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (0.54%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (0.40%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.27%) JUnit
4 1 (0.13%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.13%) ReSharper
4 1 (0.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 151 (20.38%) Finance
2 111 (14.98%) Telecoms
3 38 (5.13%) Retail
4 34 (4.59%) Manufacturing
5 32 (4.32%) Marketing
6 31 (4.18%) Publishing
7 24 (3.24%) Front Office
8 17 (2.29%) Banking
9 15 (2.02%) Legal
10 13 (1.75%) Billing
11 12 (1.62%) Law
12 11 (1.48%) Advertising
13 9 (1.21%) Automotive
13 9 (1.21%) Electronics
14 6 (0.81%) Military
15 4 (0.54%) Aerospace
16 2 (0.27%) Back Office
16 2 (0.27%) Retail Banking
17 1 (0.13%) General Ledger
17 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (11.88%) Web Services
2 73 (9.85%) Middleware
3 49 (6.61%) SOAP
4 48 (6.48%) XML
5 46 (6.21%) HTML
6 45 (6.07%) .NET
7 31 (4.18%) JSP
8 29 (3.91%) REST
9 28 (3.78%) J2EE
10 25 (3.37%) EJB
11 22 (2.97%) Natural Language Processing
12 19 (2.56%) CSS
13 15 (2.02%) RESTful
14 13 (1.75%) Java EE
14 13 (1.75%) Oracle Fusion
15 12 (1.62%) HTML5
16 10 (1.35%) CSS3
17 9 (1.21%) EJB 3.0
17 9 (1.21%) JPA
17 9 (1.21%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 113 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
3 63 (8.50%) Computer Science
4 61 (8.23%) Data Centre
5 35 (4.72%) Management Information System
6 22 (2.97%) Algorithms
6 22 (2.97%) Public Cloud
7 19 (2.56%) Private Cloud
8 16 (2.16%) Hybrid Cloud
9 13 (1.75%) Mobile App
10 11 (1.48%) Mathematics
11 8 (1.08%) PMI
12 6 (0.81%) Driving Licence
12 6 (0.81%) Visualisation
13 5 (0.67%) Clustering
13 5 (0.67%) HP Storage
13 5 (0.67%) Statistics
14 4 (0.54%) Client/Server
15 3 (0.40%) Enterprise Storage
16 2 (0.27%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 68 (9.18%) Windows
2 42 (5.67%) Linux
3 37 (4.99%) Windows Server
4 32 (4.32%) Unix
5 19 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (0.94%) Windows 7
6 7 (0.94%) Windows 8
7 6 (0.81%) Android
8 5 (0.67%) SUSE
9 4 (0.54%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.54%) Windows Phone 8
10 3 (0.40%) AIX
10 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.27%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.27%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.27%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.13%) Solaris
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (22.67%) TOGAF
2 133 (17.95%) Presales
3 130 (17.54%) Enterprise Architecture
4 121 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
5 78 (10.53%) SDLC
6 73 (9.85%) Project Management
7 66 (8.91%) SOA
8 58 (7.83%) ITIL
9 55 (7.42%) Business Development
9 55 (7.42%) CRM
9 55 (7.42%) Technical Architecture
10 54 (7.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 50 (6.75%) Data Modelling
11 50 (6.75%) Zachman Framework
12 47 (6.34%) Migration
13 45 (6.07%) Open Source
13 45 (6.07%) UML
14 44 (5.94%) ERP
14 44 (5.94%) Waterfall
15 43 (5.80%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 120 (16.19%) Java
2 63 (8.50%) SQL
3 50 (6.75%) C#
4 35 (4.72%) C
5 33 (4.45%) JavaScript
6 32 (4.32%) C++
7 4 (0.54%) PowerShell
8 3 (0.40%) Objective-C
8 3 (0.40%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.27%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.27%) Clojure
9 2 (0.27%) Ruby
10 1 (0.13%) ABAP
10 1 (0.13%) Perl
10 1 (0.13%) PHP
10 1 (0.13%) PL/1
10 1 (0.13%) Python
10 1 (0.13%) Scala
10 1 (0.13%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 124 (16.73%) Degree
2 51 (6.88%) Security Cleared
3 40 (5.40%) SC Cleared
4 39 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
5 36 (4.86%) CCNP
6 20 (2.70%) CCNP Voice
6 20 (2.70%) CCVP
7 18 (2.43%) ITIL Certification
7 18 (2.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (2.29%) MCSE
9 16 (2.16%) MCSD
10 14 (1.89%) CEH
10 14 (1.89%) CISA
10 14 (1.89%) CISSP
10 14 (1.89%) GCIA
10 14 (1.89%) GCIH
11 10 (1.35%) MCP
12 9 (1.21%) CCNA
13 8 (1.08%) CNE
13 8 (1.08%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (5.13%) QA
2 4 (0.54%) COBIT
3 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.13%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.13%) HL7
3 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (5.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (4.05%) Hyper-V
3 13 (1.75%) Active Directory
3 13 (1.75%) vSphere
4 9 (1.21%) vCloud
5 6 (0.81%) VMware ESX
6 5 (0.67%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.40%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.40%) XenApp
7 3 (0.40%) XenServer
8 1 (0.13%) KVM
Systems Management
1 13 (1.75%) QRadar
2 11 (1.48%) SCCM
3 9 (1.21%) SCOM
4 7 (0.94%) SCVMM
5 5 (0.67%) SCSM
6 3 (0.40%) SCDPM
6 3 (0.40%) XenMobile
7 2 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.27%) Puppet
7 2 (0.27%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.13%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.13%) Netcool
8 1 (0.13%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.13%) TeMIP
8 1 (0.13%) vRealize
Vendors
1 163 (22.00%) Oracle
2 120 (16.19%) Microsoft
3 100 (13.50%) SAP
4 77 (10.39%) Cisco
5 73 (9.85%) VMware
6 35 (4.72%) HP
7 29 (3.91%) CheckPoint
8 25 (3.37%) Avaya
8 25 (3.37%) EMC
8 25 (3.37%) NetApp
9 24 (3.24%) Citrix
10 18 (2.43%) Red Hat
11 17 (2.29%) IBM
11 17 (2.29%) Intel Security
12 14 (1.89%) Splunk
13 13 (1.75%) ArcSight
13 13 (1.75%) LogRhythm
13 13 (1.75%) SolarWinds
13 13 (1.75%) Trustwave
14 10 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
South East
Project People Ltd.
Salary: Market rates
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum plus car, bonus and benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £90,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!!)
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Firefly HC
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Firefly HC
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car allowance + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Car, Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Consultant package up 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Imperative People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent bens package
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £60k - 75k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £52,000-85,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum +£6k car allowance & company benefit
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Automation Resource Consultants
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Advantage XPO
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - 95,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - 95,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford
The People Network
Salary: £120000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Staines, Chertsey, Egham
Brightred Resourcing
Salary: £60k plus car, bonus and benefits.
Posted: 7 days ago