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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 147 174 158
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 420 368 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.98% 1.56% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% 1.64% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 287 240 294
Average salary £70,000 £68,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
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
20176 22420 21451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.01% 94.81% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 16191 18015 17734
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 £64,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +40 170 £70,000 - 13
Surrey +28 107 £71,250 +4.01% 11
Hampshire -12 56 £60,000 -4.00% 4
Buckinghamshire +5 43 £70,000 -6.66% 1
Oxfordshire +20 22 £65,000 -3.70% 3
West Sussex +3 11 £52,500 -19.23% 2
Middlesex - 7 - -
Kent +5 4 £65,000 -9.09% 1
East Sussex +4 4 £75,000 -
Home Counties +2 1 - -
Solutions Architect
England

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 155 (20.83%) Finance
2 153 (20.56%) Agile Software Development
3 144 (19.35%) Microsoft
4 143 (19.22%) Oracle
5 138 (18.55%) TOGAF
6 114 (15.32%) Degree
7 105 (14.11%) Telecoms
8 102 (13.71%) Windows
9 97 (13.04%) .NET
10 95 (12.77%) SOA
11 83 (11.16%) VMware
12 80 (10.75%) ITIL
13 79 (10.62%) SQL Server
14 78 (10.48%) Enterprise Architecture
15 76 (10.22%) CRM
16 75 (10.08%) Cisco
17 74 (9.95%) Project Management
18 71 (9.54%) IBM
18 71 (9.54%) Technical Architecture
19 68 (9.14%) Java
19 68 (9.14%) SAP
20 66 (8.87%) XML
21 64 (8.60%) SQL
21 64 (8.60%) Business Intelligence
21 64 (8.60%) Business Development
22 59 (7.93%) SharePoint
23 58 (7.80%) C#
24 57 (7.66%) HTML
25 56 (7.53%) Zachman Framework
26 54 (7.26%) Retail

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 59 (7.93%) SharePoint
2 39 (5.24%) WebSphere
3 25 (3.36%) WebLogic
4 19 (2.55%) Lync
5 17 (2.28%) BizTalk Server
6 15 (2.02%) JBoss
7 14 (1.88%) Lotus Domino
7 14 (1.88%) WebSphere Portal
8 13 (1.75%) IBM Connections
8 13 (1.75%) Apache
9 12 (1.61%) OpenStack
10 11 (1.48%) SAS
11 9 (1.21%) Node.js
12 6 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (0.81%) Drupal
12 6 (0.81%) IIS
13 5 (0.67%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
13 5 (0.67%) CMS
13 5 (0.67%) Moodle
Applications
1 47 (6.32%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.69%) MS Office
3 9 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.54%) MS Project
5 3 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 25 (3.36%) SAP SCM
2 20 (2.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (2.02%) SAP ERP
4 10 (1.34%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (0.67%) Primavera
6 3 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.40%) Oracle Retail
7 2 (0.27%) SAP IS-U
7 2 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.27%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.27%) SAP MDM
7 2 (0.27%) Teamcenter
7 2 (0.27%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.13%) SAP Retail
8 1 (0.13%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.13%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.49%) Office 365
2 18 (2.42%) SaaS
3 17 (2.28%) IaaS
4 15 (2.02%) SuccessFactors
5 13 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
6 11 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (1.21%) Mimecast
8 8 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (0.81%) PaaS
10 5 (0.67%) Yammer
11 1 (0.13%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 33 (4.44%) LAN
1 33 (4.44%) WAN
2 27 (3.63%) MPLS
3 23 (3.09%) Internet
4 16 (2.15%) SAN
5 14 (1.88%) TCP/IP
5 14 (1.88%) Unified Communications
6 11 (1.48%) Firewall
6 11 (1.48%) DNS
7 9 (1.21%) IPX
7 9 (1.21%) Broadband
7 9 (1.21%) Network Security
8 8 (1.08%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (1.08%) Software-Defined Networking
9 6 (0.81%) SMS
9 6 (0.81%) 3G
10 5 (0.67%) DHCP
10 5 (0.67%) VoLTE
10 5 (0.67%) 4G
10 5 (0.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (10.62%) SQL Server
2 31 (4.17%) Big Data
3 28 (3.76%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (2.15%) DB2
4 16 (2.15%) Oracle Database
5 15 (2.02%) Hadoop
6 12 (1.61%) Oracle OLAP
6 12 (1.61%) OLAP
7 11 (1.48%) MySQL
7 11 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (1.34%) SQL Anywhere
8 10 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (1.34%) Sybase ASA
8 10 (1.34%) MS Access
8 10 (1.34%) Relational Database
9 7 (0.94%) Oracle BI EE
10 6 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (0.81%) RDBMS
10 6 (0.81%) Ingres
10 6 (0.81%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 11 (1.48%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.08%) Subversion
3 6 (0.81%) Git (software)
3 6 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (0.67%) ClearCase
5 3 (0.40%) Maven
5 3 (0.40%) Mockito
5 3 (0.40%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.40%) Selenium
6 2 (0.27%) ERwin
7 1 (0.13%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.13%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.13%) Ant
General
1 155 (20.83%) Finance
2 105 (14.11%) Telecoms
3 54 (7.26%) Retail
4 52 (6.99%) Marketing
5 47 (6.32%) Manufacturing
6 23 (3.09%) Banking
7 19 (2.55%) Billing
8 12 (1.61%) German Language
9 11 (1.48%) Automotive
10 9 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
10 9 (1.21%) Local Government
11 7 (0.94%) Publishing
12 6 (0.81%) Mandarin Language
12 6 (0.81%) Cantonese Language
13 5 (0.67%) French Language
13 5 (0.67%) Advertising
13 5 (0.67%) Legal
14 4 (0.54%) Electronics
15 3 (0.40%) Back Office
15 3 (0.40%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (13.04%) .NET
2 66 (8.87%) XML
3 57 (7.66%) HTML
4 48 (6.45%) Web Services
4 48 (6.45%) Middleware
5 34 (4.57%) J2EE
6 30 (4.03%) ASP.NET
7 29 (3.90%) jQuery
8 24 (3.23%) SOAP
9 21 (2.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (2.82%) REST
10 20 (2.69%) JSON
11 15 (2.02%) Java EE
11 15 (2.02%) CSS
12 14 (1.88%) LAMP
13 13 (1.75%) Spring
14 12 (1.61%) WCF
15 11 (1.48%) HTML5
16 10 (1.34%) XSLT
17 8 (1.08%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 52 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (6.72%) Computer Science
3 38 (5.11%) Open Source
4 29 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
5 27 (3.63%) Management Information System
6 24 (3.23%) Social Media
7 19 (2.55%) Mobile App
8 12 (1.61%) Data Integration
9 10 (1.34%) PMI
9 10 (1.34%) Internet of Things
10 9 (1.21%) Mainframe
11 8 (1.08%) GIS
11 8 (1.08%) IPTV
11 8 (1.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 8 (1.08%) Over-the-Top Content
11 8 (1.08%) User Experience
11 8 (1.08%) Data Structures
12 7 (0.94%) Public Cloud
12 7 (0.94%) PKI
13 6 (0.81%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 102 (13.71%) Windows
2 43 (5.78%) Linux
3 21 (2.82%) UNIX
4 13 (1.75%) Windows 7
5 11 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (1.21%) AIX
6 9 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (0.94%) Solaris
8 6 (0.81%) HPUX
8 6 (0.81%) VMS
9 3 (0.40%) Android
9 3 (0.40%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (20.56%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (18.55%) TOGAF
3 95 (12.77%) SOA
4 80 (10.75%) ITIL
5 78 (10.48%) Enterprise Architecture
6 76 (10.22%) CRM
7 74 (9.95%) Project Management
8 71 (9.54%) Technical Architecture
9 64 (8.60%) Business Intelligence
9 64 (8.60%) Business Development
10 56 (7.53%) Zachman Framework
11 54 (7.26%) ERP
12 39 (5.24%) Continuous Improvement
13 38 (5.11%) Service Management
14 33 (4.44%) Migration
14 33 (4.44%) Mentoring
14 33 (4.44%) Coaching
15 32 (4.30%) MVC
16 31 (4.17%) Scrum
17 29 (3.90%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (9.14%) Java
2 64 (8.60%) SQL
3 58 (7.80%) C#
4 52 (6.99%) JavaScript
5 15 (2.02%) C
6 12 (1.61%) PHP
7 10 (1.34%) T-SQL
8 5 (0.67%) Perl
8 5 (0.67%) VB
9 4 (0.54%) VB6
9 4 (0.54%) VBScript
9 4 (0.54%) Bash Shell
9 4 (0.54%) R
10 3 (0.40%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.40%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.27%) Python
11 2 (0.27%) Erlang
11 2 (0.27%) C++
11 2 (0.27%) Delphi
12 1 (0.13%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 114 (15.32%) Degree
2 45 (6.05%) Security Cleared
3 27 (3.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 26 (3.49%) SC Cleared
5 25 (3.36%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (2.69%) MCSE
7 17 (2.28%) ITIL Certification
8 15 (2.02%) MCP
9 13 (1.75%) IBM Certification
10 10 (1.34%) CCNP
10 10 (1.34%) PMI Certification
10 10 (1.34%) CNE
10 10 (1.34%) Novell Certification
11 9 (1.21%) CCNA
11 9 (1.21%) MCTS
12 7 (0.94%) CISSP
13 6 (0.81%) CCIE
13 6 (0.81%) CCDP
14 5 (0.67%) CCDA
14 5 (0.67%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.28%) COBIT
2 16 (2.15%) PCI DSS
2 16 (2.15%) ISO 9001
3 12 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 11 (1.48%) SLA
5 9 (1.21%) QA
6 1 (0.13%) BS15000
6 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (2.96%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.61%) VMware ESX
4 10 (1.34%) XenServer
5 8 (1.08%) Hyper-V
5 8 (1.08%) Terminal Services
5 8 (1.08%) vSphere
6 7 (0.94%) XenApp
6 7 (0.94%) XenDesktop
7 5 (0.67%) vCloud
8 2 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.13%) Squid
Systems Management
1 17 (2.28%) SCCM
2 12 (1.61%) Legato
3 6 (0.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (0.54%) Windows Intune
5 3 (0.40%) OpenNMS
5 3 (0.40%) OpenView
5 3 (0.40%) Netcool
5 3 (0.40%) Nagios
5 3 (0.40%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.27%) SCOM
6 2 (0.27%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.27%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 144 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 143 (19.22%) Oracle
3 83 (11.16%) VMware
4 75 (10.08%) Cisco
5 71 (9.54%) IBM
6 68 (9.14%) SAP
7 45 (6.05%) HP
8 35 (4.70%) NetApp
9 31 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
10 30 (4.03%) Citrix
11 25 (3.36%) EMC
12 17 (2.28%) Juniper
12 17 (2.28%) Dell
12 17 (2.28%) 3PAR
13 16 (2.15%) Novell
14 12 (1.61%) CommVault
14 12 (1.61%) Symantec
15 10 (1.34%) Red Hat
15 10 (1.34%) CheckPoint
15 10 (1.34%) Sybase
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
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