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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Solution Architect
Rank 422 406 430
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Solutions Architect 20 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.089% 0.075% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.079% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 9
Average salary £70,000 £55,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £52,500 £60,400
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £55,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -21.42%
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
21364 20207 21704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.69% 95.09% 95.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16816 16650 18526
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
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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
Surrey 0 16 £80,000 +48.83%
Berkshire -6 1 - -
Hampshire -21 1 £65,000 -23.52%
Middlesex - 1 £70,000 -
Thames Valley - 1 £65,000 -
Technical Solutions Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 24 (57.14%) SOA
2 23 (54.76%) Degree
3 22 (52.38%) Web Services
4 21 (50.00%) UML
5 19 (45.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 19 (45.24%) Risk Analysis
5 19 (45.24%) RMADS
5 19 (45.24%) Security Cleared
5 19 (45.24%) JSP 440
5 19 (45.24%) Risk Management
5 19 (45.24%) Law
5 19 (45.24%) CESG
5 19 (45.24%) Security Architecture
6 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 11 (26.19%) Solaris
7 11 (26.19%) Oracle
7 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
8 9 (21.43%) Linux
8 9 (21.43%) Windows
8 9 (21.43%) VMware
8 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (19.05%) ITIL
9 8 (19.05%) UNIX
9 8 (19.05%) Red Hat
10 7 (16.67%) Cisco
10 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
11 6 (14.29%) C#
11 6 (14.29%) SQL
11 6 (14.29%) .NET
11 6 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 6 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 5 (11.90%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (11.90%) WebLogic
3 4 (9.52%) IIS
4 3 (7.14%) Apache
4 3 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 3 (7.14%) Site Server
4 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.76%) MQSeries
6 1 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.38%) Office 365
3 1 (2.38%) IaaS
3 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) HTTP
2 3 (7.14%) SAN
3 2 (4.76%) Internet
3 2 (4.76%) Firewall
3 2 (4.76%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.38%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.38%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.38%) VPN
4 1 (2.38%) DNS
4 1 (2.38%) LAN
4 1 (2.38%) WAN
4 1 (2.38%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Visual Studio
1 4 (9.52%) ReSharper
1 4 (9.52%) Fiddler
2 2 (4.76%) Rational Rose
General
1 19 (45.24%) Law
2 6 (14.29%) Finance
3 5 (11.90%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.76%) Marketing
5 1 (2.38%) Electronics
5 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.38%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (52.38%) Web Services
2 6 (14.29%) .NET
2 6 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (11.90%) Middleware
4 4 (9.52%) AngularJS
4 4 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (7.14%) CSS
5 3 (7.14%) HTML
6 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.38%) Java EE
7 1 (2.38%) RESTful
7 1 (2.38%) SOAP
7 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.38%) Spring
7 1 (2.38%) J2EE
7 1 (2.38%) XML
7 1 (2.38%) XHTML
7 1 (2.38%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (45.24%) CESG
1 19 (45.24%) RMADS
2 4 (9.52%) N-Tier
2 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.38%) DTV
3 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Solaris
2 9 (21.43%) Linux
2 9 (21.43%) Windows
3 8 (19.05%) UNIX
4 6 (14.29%) SUSE
5 5 (11.90%) Windows 7
5 5 (11.90%) Windows 8
6 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (4.76%) Debian
8 2 (4.76%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (57.14%) SOA
2 21 (50.00%) UML
3 19 (45.24%) Risk Management
3 19 (45.24%) Risk Analysis
3 19 (45.24%) Security Architecture
4 8 (19.05%) ITIL
5 6 (14.29%) Service Management
5 6 (14.29%) Use Case
6 4 (9.52%) TOGAF
6 4 (9.52%) Network Design
6 4 (9.52%) Project Planning
6 4 (9.52%) Problem Management
6 4 (9.52%) Data Modelling
6 4 (9.52%) Workflow
7 3 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
8 2 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (4.76%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) C#
1 6 (14.29%) SQL
2 4 (9.52%) TypeScript
3 1 (2.38%) Java
3 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (54.76%) Degree
2 19 (45.24%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.14%) MCSD
3 3 (7.14%) MCSE
3 3 (7.14%) CCNA
3 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.38%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (45.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 19 (45.24%) JSP 440
System Software
1 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.76%) RHEV
4 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.38%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.38%) XenApp
4 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.38%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (2.38%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) SCCM
1 1 (2.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 11 (26.19%) Oracle
3 9 (21.43%) VMware
4 8 (19.05%) Red Hat
5 7 (16.67%) Cisco
6 4 (9.52%) Sun
6 4 (9.52%) HP
7 3 (7.14%) IBM
8 2 (4.76%) Citrix
8 2 (4.76%) F5
9 1 (2.38%) Mercator
9 1 (2.38%) 3PAR
9 1 (2.38%) NetApp
9 1 (2.38%) SAP