The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 188 183 179
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 293 343 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.59% 1.64% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 1.70% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 224 257 229
Median salary £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.70%
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
17895 20199 21832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.19% 96.83% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 15244 16532 17401
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Solutions Architect in the job title.

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 26 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire +36 69 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Berkshire -26 65 £72,500 +3.57% 7
Surrey -42 46 £65,000 -3.70% 7
Buckinghamshire +10 39 £65,000 - 3
Hampshire +2 33 £65,000 +9.70% 1
West Sussex -4 11 £70,000 +3.70% 1
Home Counties +4 10 £67,500 +21.62%
Kent - 9 £65,000 -
East Sussex +11 5 £55,000 -8.33%
Solutions Architect
England

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, Solutions Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 153 (25.76%) TOGAF
2 133 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
3 128 (21.55%) Finance
4 125 (21.04%) Microsoft
5 113 (19.02%) Java
6 97 (16.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 88 (14.81%) Telecoms
8 85 (14.31%) SOA
9 83 (13.97%) Presales
10 79 (13.30%) .NET
10 79 (13.30%) Oracle
11 77 (12.96%) Web Services
12 75 (12.63%) Degree
13 62 (10.44%) SQL
14 61 (10.27%) MS Excel
15 60 (10.10%) C#
16 59 (9.93%) E-Commerce
17 55 (9.26%) JavaScript
18 53 (8.92%) ITIL
18 53 (8.92%) Retail
19 51 (8.59%) XML
20 50 (8.42%) Amazon AWS
21 49 (8.25%) SAP
22 48 (8.08%) ERP
22 48 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
23 46 (7.74%) Cisco
23 46 (7.74%) Security Cleared
24 45 (7.58%) SDLC
25 44 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
25 44 (7.41%) SQL Server

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (3.70%) WebSphere
2 19 (3.20%) Skype for Business
3 9 (1.52%) Commerce Server
4 8 (1.35%) JBoss
4 8 (1.35%) WebLogic
5 7 (1.18%) OpenStack
6 6 (1.01%) ATG Dynamo
6 6 (1.01%) SharePoint
7 5 (0.84%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.51%) Apache
8 3 (0.51%) CMS
9 2 (0.34%) IIS
9 2 (0.34%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.17%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.17%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.17%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.17%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.17%) nginx
10 1 (0.17%) SAS
Applications
1 61 (10.27%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (1.68%) MS Office
4 3 (0.51%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.17%) MS Project
5 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (2.36%) SAP ERP
2 10 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (1.52%) Magento
3 9 (1.52%) SAP GRC
4 4 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.34%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.34%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.17%) Infor SunSystems
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 50 (8.42%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (5.39%) Office 365
4 22 (3.70%) SaaS
5 19 (3.20%) PaaS
6 16 (2.69%) IaaS
7 14 (2.36%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.34%) SoftLayer
9 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.17%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.17%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 31 (5.22%) MPLS
2 25 (4.21%) LAN
3 23 (3.87%) OSPF
3 23 (3.87%) VoIP
4 22 (3.70%) BGP
4 22 (3.70%) Network Security
5 19 (3.20%) Internet
6 18 (3.03%) Unified Communications
6 18 (3.03%) WAN
7 14 (2.36%) Skype
7 14 (2.36%) VPN
8 10 (1.68%) Firewall
9 9 (1.52%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (1.35%) HTTPS
10 8 (1.35%) SAN
11 6 (1.01%) 4G
11 6 (1.01%) Diameter Protocol
11 6 (1.01%) DNS
11 6 (1.01%) Junos
11 6 (1.01%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 23 (3.87%) MongoDB
3 22 (3.70%) Big Data
4 19 (3.20%) DB2
5 18 (3.03%) MySQL
6 16 (2.69%) Relational Database
7 15 (2.53%) NoSQL
8 14 (2.36%) GIS
8 14 (2.36%) SAP HANA
9 13 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (1.68%) BusinessObjects
11 9 (1.52%) Hadoop
12 8 (1.35%) Data Mining
12 8 (1.35%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.67%) SAP BI
14 3 (0.51%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.51%) SAP BW
15 2 (0.34%) Adabas
15 2 (0.34%) Couchbase
15 2 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (2.02%) NUnit
1 12 (2.02%) TeamCity
2 10 (1.68%) Ant
3 6 (1.01%) Log4j
3 6 (1.01%) Maven
4 4 (0.67%) Subversion
5 3 (0.51%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.51%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.34%) EasyMock
6 2 (0.34%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.34%) Grunt
6 2 (0.34%) JIRA
6 2 (0.34%) JUnit
6 2 (0.34%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.17%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.17%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.17%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 128 (21.55%) Finance
2 88 (14.81%) Telecoms
3 53 (8.92%) Retail
4 21 (3.54%) Banking
5 18 (3.03%) Publishing
6 11 (1.85%) Legal
7 9 (1.52%) Marketing
8 6 (1.01%) Billing
9 5 (0.84%) Advertising
9 5 (0.84%) Dutch Language
9 5 (0.84%) Electronics
9 5 (0.84%) French Language
9 5 (0.84%) German Language
9 5 (0.84%) Italian Language
9 5 (0.84%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.84%) Spanish Language
10 4 (0.67%) Automotive
11 3 (0.51%) Front Office
12 2 (0.34%) Back Office
12 2 (0.34%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (13.30%) .NET
2 77 (12.96%) Web Services
3 51 (8.59%) XML
4 36 (6.06%) HTML
5 34 (5.72%) Middleware
6 28 (4.71%) SOAP
7 27 (4.55%) CSS
8 25 (4.21%) J2EE
9 20 (3.37%) RESTful
10 19 (3.20%) AngularJS
11 17 (2.86%) ASP.NET
12 16 (2.69%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (2.69%) EJB
13 14 (2.36%) jQuery
14 13 (2.19%) IBM Integration Bus
14 13 (2.19%) JSP
15 12 (2.02%) Backbone.js
15 12 (2.02%) KnockoutJS
15 12 (2.02%) Natural Language Processing
16 11 (1.85%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (6.23%) Enterprise Software
3 25 (4.21%) Data Centre
4 22 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 22 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 15 (2.53%) Hybrid Cloud
6 14 (2.36%) Algorithms
6 14 (2.36%) Public Cloud
7 13 (2.19%) Data Integration
7 13 (2.19%) Private Cloud
8 9 (1.52%) Mobile App
9 8 (1.35%) FMCG
10 6 (1.01%) CCTV
10 6 (1.01%) IPTV
10 6 (1.01%) Smart Meter
10 6 (1.01%) Social Media
10 6 (1.01%) Streaming Video
11 5 (0.84%) Digital TV
11 5 (0.84%) e-Learning
11 5 (0.84%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 41 (6.90%) Windows
2 29 (4.88%) Linux
3 14 (2.36%) Unix
4 10 (1.68%) Windows 7
5 9 (1.52%) Windows 10
6 7 (1.18%) Solaris
6 7 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.01%) Android
7 6 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.84%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.67%) AIX
9 4 (0.67%) CentOS
10 3 (0.51%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.51%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.17%) MVS
11 1 (0.17%) OpenVMS
11 1 (0.17%) VME
11 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (25.76%) TOGAF
2 133 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (16.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 85 (14.31%) SOA
5 83 (13.97%) Presales
6 59 (9.93%) E-Commerce
7 53 (8.92%) ITIL
8 48 (8.08%) ERP
9 45 (7.58%) SDLC
10 41 (6.90%) CRM
11 39 (6.57%) Scrum
11 39 (6.57%) Technical Architecture
11 39 (6.57%) UML
12 37 (6.23%) Zachman Framework
13 32 (5.39%) Content Management
13 32 (5.39%) Stakeholder Management
14 31 (5.22%) Project Management
15 30 (5.05%) Business Development
15 30 (5.05%) Waterfall
16 29 (4.88%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 113 (19.02%) Java
2 62 (10.44%) SQL
3 60 (10.10%) C#
4 55 (9.26%) JavaScript
5 44 (7.41%) C
6 17 (2.86%) C++
7 16 (2.69%) PHP
8 15 (2.53%) TypeScript
9 10 (1.68%) PL/SQL
10 7 (1.18%) VB.NET
11 5 (0.84%) ActionScript
11 5 (0.84%) ActionScript 2.0
12 2 (0.34%) NATURAL
12 2 (0.34%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.34%) Python
12 2 (0.34%) VB
12 2 (0.34%) VB6
12 2 (0.34%) X++
13 1 (0.17%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 75 (12.63%) Degree
2 46 (7.74%) Security Cleared
3 24 (4.04%) DV Cleared
4 22 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (3.54%) SC Cleared
6 19 (3.20%) CCNP
7 8 (1.35%) MCSE
7 8 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (1.01%) CCVP
9 6 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (1.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (0.84%) CCIE
10 5 (0.84%) CCNP Voice
11 4 (0.67%) MCSD
12 3 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
13 2 (0.34%) CCDP
13 2 (0.34%) CCNA
13 2 (0.34%) SAP Certification
13 2 (0.34%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.87%) QA
2 9 (1.52%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.34%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.34%) ISO22301
3 2 (0.34%) SLA
4 1 (0.17%) HL7
System Software
1 16 (2.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (2.53%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.53%) Hyper-V
3 8 (1.35%) vCloud
4 5 (0.84%) XenApp
5 4 (0.67%) Docker
6 3 (0.51%) vSphere
6 3 (0.51%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.17%) Firmware
7 1 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 18 (3.03%) SCCM
2 5 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.84%) Puppet
3 4 (0.67%) Ansible
4 3 (0.51%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.17%) OpenSSO
5 1 (0.17%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.17%) SCOM
5 1 (0.17%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.17%) SCSM
5 1 (0.17%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 125 (21.04%) Microsoft
2 79 (13.30%) Oracle
3 49 (8.25%) SAP
4 46 (7.74%) Cisco
5 36 (6.06%) IBM
6 33 (5.56%) VMware
7 18 (3.03%) ATG
8 15 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
9 14 (2.36%) Avaya
9 14 (2.36%) CheckPoint
9 14 (2.36%) Citrix
10 13 (2.19%) Juniper
11 11 (1.85%) HP
11 11 (1.85%) NetApp
12 10 (1.68%) Cognos
12 10 (1.68%) Red Hat
13 9 (1.52%) Demandware
13 9 (1.52%) hybris
13 9 (1.52%) PeopleSoft
13 9 (1.52%) Venda
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