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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Solution Architect
Rank 424 401 426
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Solutions Architect 6 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.029% 0.044% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.047% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 18
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £52,500 £62,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,800 £91,000 £71,550
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -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
19529 19154 21142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.58% 94.65% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15938 15316 18330
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,000
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 29 January 2015.

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 January 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
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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
Berkshire -5 4 £68,500 +30.47%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £60,000 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Technical Solutions Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 18 (75.00%) ITIL
2 14 (58.33%) Windows
3 12 (50.00%) Oracle
3 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (50.00%) Citrix
3 12 (50.00%) VMware
4 11 (45.83%) IBM
4 11 (45.83%) LAN
4 11 (45.83%) WAN
5 10 (41.67%) Cisco
5 10 (41.67%) HP
5 10 (41.67%) Sun
5 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (41.67%) Web Services
5 10 (41.67%) IIS
5 10 (41.67%) N-Tier
5 10 (41.67%) Solaris
5 10 (41.67%) Linux
6 9 (37.50%) AIX
6 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (33.33%) XenApp
7 8 (33.33%) XenDesktop
7 8 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (33.33%) 3PAR
7 8 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
7 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (33.33%) Internet

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 10 (41.67%) IIS
2 3 (12.50%) Lync
2 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.50%) WebLogic
3 2 (8.33%) Site Server
3 2 (8.33%) Apache
4 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.17%) JBoss
4 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.50%) Office 365
3 2 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) LAN
1 11 (45.83%) WAN
2 8 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (4.17%) SAN
3 1 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.17%) DB2
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Maven
1 1 (4.17%) YourKit
1 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (20.83%) Retail
2 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.33%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) jQuery
2 1 (4.17%) Spring MVC
2 1 (4.17%) Lucene
2 1 (4.17%) Spring
2 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
2 1 (4.17%) SAP PI
2 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (4.17%) Spring Integration
2 1 (4.17%) J2SE
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) Struts
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) J2EE
2 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) N-Tier
2 8 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (12.50%) FMCG
4 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.33%) CESG
4 2 (8.33%) RMADS
5 1 (4.17%) Data Integration
5 1 (4.17%) PACS
5 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (4.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (41.67%) Solaris
2 10 (41.67%) Linux
3 9 (37.50%) AIX
3 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.33%) UNIX
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) ITIL
2 8 (33.33%) Project Management
2 8 (33.33%) Service Management
2 8 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 6 (25.00%) SOA
4 5 (20.83%) TOGAF
5 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 2 (8.33%) ETL
6 2 (8.33%) UML
6 2 (8.33%) Analytics
6 2 (8.33%) Security Architecture
6 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
7 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) Scala
1 1 (4.17%) Java
1 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.33%) CCNA
3 2 (8.33%) MCSD
3 2 (8.33%) MCSE
3 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (8.33%) JSP 440
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (33.33%) XenApp
1 8 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Oracle
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (50.00%) Citrix
1 12 (50.00%) VMware
2 11 (45.83%) IBM
3 10 (41.67%) Cisco
3 10 (41.67%) HP
3 10 (41.67%) Sun
4 8 (33.33%) 3PAR
4 8 (33.33%) NetApp
4 8 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 3 (12.50%) webMethods
6 2 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (8.33%) Software AG
6 2 (8.33%) Ab Initio
7 1 (4.17%) SAP