The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Solution Architect
Rank 423 413 433
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Solutions Architect 15 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.070% 0.066% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.070% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 11
Average salary £67,500 £57,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.39% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,275 £52,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,700 £90,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £66,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+25.71% -4.54%
Technical 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
20563 20090 21958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.45% 94.87% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16586 16149 19149
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +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%

Technical Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Solutions Architect in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Technical Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Solutions Architect across the South East region.

Technical Solutions Architect Salary Trend in the South East

Technical Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Solutions Architect across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Technical Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in the South East

Technical 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 Technical Solutions Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 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 - 8 £65,000 -
Surrey -8 5 £70,000 +33.33%
West Sussex - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £60,000 -
Technical Solutions Architect
England

Technical Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Technical 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 Technical Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 21 (61.76%) ITIL
2 17 (50.00%) Windows
3 16 (47.06%) Web Services
3 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
4 15 (44.12%) Oracle
4 15 (44.12%) SQL Server
4 15 (44.12%) VMware
5 14 (41.18%) Solaris
6 13 (38.24%) Linux
6 13 (38.24%) Citrix
7 12 (35.29%) IIS
7 12 (35.29%) N-Tier
7 12 (35.29%) Cisco
7 12 (35.29%) Sun
7 12 (35.29%) HP
7 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (32.35%) SOA
8 11 (32.35%) LAN
8 11 (32.35%) WAN
8 11 (32.35%) IBM
8 11 (32.35%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (29.41%) Red Hat
9 10 (29.41%) Service Management
10 9 (26.47%) AIX
10 9 (26.47%) E-Commerce
10 9 (26.47%) Internet
10 9 (26.47%) Project Management
10 9 (26.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (26.47%) Amazon AWS

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Technical 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 Technical Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (35.29%) IIS
2 5 (14.71%) WebLogic
3 4 (11.76%) Apache
3 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 4 (11.76%) Site Server
4 3 (8.82%) Lync
5 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
5 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.94%) JBoss
6 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.76%) Office 365
3 2 (5.88%) SaaS
4 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (32.35%) LAN
1 11 (32.35%) WAN
2 9 (26.47%) Internet
3 2 (5.88%) SAN
4 1 (2.94%) DHCP
4 1 (2.94%) HTTP
4 1 (2.94%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.94%) VPN
4 1 (2.94%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (44.12%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) DB2
2 1 (2.94%) OLTP
2 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.94%) Maven
1 1 (2.94%) YourKit
General
1 6 (17.65%) Law
2 5 (14.71%) Retail
3 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.88%) Finance
4 2 (5.88%) Marketing
5 1 (2.94%) Local Government
5 1 (2.94%) Electronics
5 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (47.06%) Web Services
2 3 (8.82%) Middleware
3 2 (5.88%) Hibernate
3 2 (5.88%) HTML
3 2 (5.88%) J2EE
3 2 (5.88%) CSS
3 2 (5.88%) Spring
4 1 (2.94%) Java EE
4 1 (2.94%) Spring MVC
4 1 (2.94%) jQuery
4 1 (2.94%) SAP PI
4 1 (2.94%) RESTful
4 1 (2.94%) Spring Integration
4 1 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.94%) SOAP
4 1 (2.94%) Struts
4 1 (2.94%) XML
4 1 (2.94%) XHTML
4 1 (2.94%) J2SE
4 1 (2.94%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) N-Tier
2 8 (23.53%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (17.65%) CESG
3 6 (17.65%) RMADS
4 3 (8.82%) FMCG
5 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.94%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.94%) NHS
6 1 (2.94%) DTV
6 1 (2.94%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 17 (50.00%) Windows
2 14 (41.18%) Solaris
3 13 (38.24%) Linux
4 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (26.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (26.47%) AIX
6 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (11.76%) UNIX
8 3 (8.82%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.94%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) ITIL
2 11 (32.35%) SOA
3 10 (29.41%) Service Management
4 9 (26.47%) E-Commerce
4 9 (26.47%) Project Management
5 6 (17.65%) UML
5 6 (17.65%) Risk Management
5 6 (17.65%) TOGAF
5 6 (17.65%) Risk Analysis
5 6 (17.65%) Security Architecture
6 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.88%) Analytics
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.88%) ETL
8 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.94%) MVC
8 1 (2.94%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) Java
1 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.94%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Degree
2 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
3 4 (11.76%) MCSD
3 4 (11.76%) MCSE
3 4 (11.76%) CCNA
3 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.94%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (17.65%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 11 (32.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (23.53%) XenApp
2 8 (23.53%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.94%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (2.94%) UAG
3 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.94%) ISA Server
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) SCCM
1 1 (2.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 15 (44.12%) Oracle
2 15 (44.12%) VMware
3 13 (38.24%) Citrix
4 12 (35.29%) Sun
4 12 (35.29%) HP
4 12 (35.29%) Cisco
5 11 (32.35%) IBM
6 10 (29.41%) Red Hat
7 8 (23.53%) 3PAR
7 8 (23.53%) NetApp
8 3 (8.82%) webMethods
9 2 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (5.88%) Ab Initio
9 2 (5.88%) SAP
9 2 (5.88%) Software AG
10 1 (2.94%) Mercator