The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Technical Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Solution Architect
UK
Rank 783 830 843
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Solutions Architect 70 117 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.12% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 61 101 84
Median salary £80,000 £67,500 £67,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% +0.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,750 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £82,250 £83,250
UK excluding London median salary £76,250 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+17.30% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
80056 96820 101312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 66472 81235 84186
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Technical Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Technical Solutions Architect in the job title.

Technical Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Technical Solutions Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Solutions Architect within the UK.

Technical Solutions Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Technical Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Solutions Architect over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 within the UK.

Technical Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical Solutions Architect
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Solutions Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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
England +70 62 £80,000 +11.88% 5
London +46 41 £80,000 +6.66% 1
Scotland +27 8 £62,500 -19.87%
Edinburgh +13 8 £62,500 -19.87%
South East +53 6 £60,000 -16.08%
South West +27 6 £82,500 +57.14% 1
Gloucestershire -4 6 £82,500 +57.14% 1
North West - 4 £90,000 - 1
Berkshire +49 3 £80,000 -
Cheshire - 3 £90,000 -
City of London +43 2 £55,000 +10.00% 1
West Yorkshire +32 2 £59,250 -1.25%
Leeds +31 2 £59,250 -1.25%
Oxford +29 2 £55,000 -50.00%
Yorkshire +28 2 £59,250 -3.26%
Oxfordshire +24 2 £55,000 -50.00%
East of England +17 2 £54,250 +3.33% 1
Bedfordshire +13 1 £48,500 -25.38%
East Midlands +9 1 £72,500 -34.09%
Crawley - 1 £47,500 -
Luton - 1 £48,500 -
Nottingham - 1 £72,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £72,500 -
Manchester - 1 £70,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £47,500 -
Suffolk - 1 £60,000 - 1

Technical Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, Technical 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 featuring Technical Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 84 (45.16%) Java
2 82 (44.09%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (35.48%) Finance
4 59 (31.72%) Oracle
5 41 (22.04%) TOGAF
6 40 (21.51%) VMware
6 40 (21.51%) Linux
7 38 (20.43%) Degree
8 36 (19.35%) Middleware
9 35 (18.82%) Microsoft
10 34 (18.28%) Windows
11 33 (17.74%) Cisco
12 32 (17.20%) VMware Infrastructure
13 31 (16.67%) Banking
13 31 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
13 31 (16.67%) Presales
14 29 (15.59%) WAN
14 29 (15.59%) .NET
15 28 (15.05%) JavaScript
16 27 (14.52%) XML
17 26 (13.98%) SOA
17 26 (13.98%) SAN
17 26 (13.98%) Technical Architecture
17 26 (13.98%) Microsoft Azure
18 25 (13.44%) Hyper-V
18 25 (13.44%) LAN
19 24 (12.90%) HTTP
19 24 (12.90%) HTML
19 24 (12.90%) Hadoop
20 23 (12.37%) C#

Technical Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 (11.83%) Apache
1 22 (11.83%) Tomcat
2 21 (11.29%) IIS
2 21 (11.29%) Oracle Coherence
2 21 (11.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 21 (11.29%) WebSphere
3 13 (6.99%) JBoss
3 13 (6.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (3.23%) Mule
5 3 (1.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (1.61%) SAS
6 2 (1.08%) CMS
7 1 (0.54%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (8.06%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.84%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (11.29%) RMDS
2 9 (4.84%) SAP ERP
3 8 (4.30%) SAP GRC
4 6 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.54%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 31 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (13.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (7.53%) SaaS
4 9 (4.84%) IaaS
4 9 (4.84%) PaaS
5 6 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.61%) Office 365
7 2 (1.08%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 29 (15.59%) WAN
2 26 (13.98%) SAN
3 25 (13.44%) LAN
4 24 (12.90%) HTTP
5 22 (11.83%) Fibre Channel
5 22 (11.83%) NAS
6 21 (11.29%) FCoE
6 21 (11.29%) iSCSI
6 21 (11.29%) Multicast
7 5 (2.69%) Internet
8 4 (2.15%) Firewall
9 3 (1.61%) SSL
9 3 (1.61%) VoIP
10 2 (1.08%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.54%) OpenFlow
11 1 (0.54%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.90%) Hadoop
2 21 (11.29%) HBase
3 18 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (6.99%) Big Data
5 12 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (4.30%) NoSQL
6 8 (4.30%) SAP HANA
7 6 (3.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (3.23%) Amazon Redshift
7 6 (3.23%) MongoDB
7 6 (3.23%) SQL Server
8 5 (2.69%) MySQL
9 4 (2.15%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.61%) DTS
10 3 (1.61%) OLAP
10 3 (1.61%) Oracle OLAP
11 2 (1.08%) DB2
11 2 (1.08%) Oracle BI EE
12 1 (0.54%) GIS
Development Applications
1 6 (3.23%) Gradle
2 1 (0.54%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.54%) JIRA
2 1 (0.54%) NuGet
2 1 (0.54%) NUnit
2 1 (0.54%) SonarQube
2 1 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.54%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.54%) VersionOne
General
1 66 (35.48%) Finance
2 31 (16.67%) Banking
3 16 (8.60%) Investment Banking
4 13 (6.99%) Telecoms
5 12 (6.45%) Advertising
6 10 (5.38%) Marketing
7 9 (4.84%) Games
7 9 (4.84%) Legal
8 6 (3.23%) Electronics
8 6 (3.23%) Financial Institution
8 6 (3.23%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.61%) Back Office
10 1 (0.54%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (19.35%) Middleware
2 29 (15.59%) .NET
3 27 (14.52%) XML
4 24 (12.90%) HTML
5 22 (11.83%) Web Services
6 21 (11.29%) Rendezvous
6 21 (11.29%) Ultra Messaging
6 21 (11.29%) XSLT
7 9 (4.84%) J2EE
7 9 (4.84%) SOAP
7 9 (4.84%) Spring
8 7 (3.76%) Apache Camel
9 6 (3.23%) Spring MVC
10 5 (2.69%) EJB
11 4 (2.15%) ASP.NET
11 4 (2.15%) FIX Protocol
11 4 (2.15%) RESTful
12 3 (1.61%) JSON
12 3 (1.61%) Oracle Fusion
12 3 (1.61%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.22%) Data Centre
2 17 (9.14%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (7.53%) Computer Science
4 13 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (5.91%) Management Information System
6 9 (4.84%) Mobile App
6 9 (4.84%) Private Cloud
7 8 (4.30%) Blackberry
7 8 (4.30%) Hybrid Cloud
7 8 (4.30%) Public Cloud
8 7 (3.76%) Fintech
8 7 (3.76%) User Experience
9 6 (3.23%) Client/Server
10 5 (2.69%) Clustering
11 4 (2.15%) Eurex
11 4 (2.15%) iSeries
11 4 (2.15%) Replication
12 3 (1.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 3 (1.61%) Virtual Team
12 3 (1.61%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 40 (21.51%) Linux
2 34 (18.28%) Windows
3 21 (11.29%) Solaris
4 10 (5.38%) Android
4 10 (5.38%) Apple iOS
4 10 (5.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (4.84%) Unix
6 4 (2.15%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.54%) CentOS
7 1 (0.54%) Debian
7 1 (0.54%) SUSE
7 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (44.09%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (22.04%) TOGAF
3 31 (16.67%) Presales
4 26 (13.98%) SOA
4 26 (13.98%) Technical Architecture
5 22 (11.83%) Performance Tuning
5 22 (11.83%) Scrum
6 21 (11.29%) Benchmarking
6 21 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (9.14%) DevOps
8 16 (8.60%) Software Delivery
9 15 (8.06%) CRM
10 14 (7.53%) Change Management
10 14 (7.53%) High Availability
10 14 (7.53%) Project Management
11 13 (6.99%) Business Development
11 13 (6.99%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (6.99%) Open Source
11 13 (6.99%) UML
12 12 (6.45%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 84 (45.16%) Java
2 28 (15.05%) JavaScript
3 23 (12.37%) C#
4 20 (10.75%) SQL
5 11 (5.91%) C
6 8 (4.30%) C++
7 3 (1.61%) Python
8 1 (0.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 38 (20.43%) Degree
2 4 (2.15%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.08%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.54%) CCDP
4 1 (0.54%) CCIE
4 1 (0.54%) CCMSE
4 1 (0.54%) CCNA
4 1 (0.54%) CCNP
4 1 (0.54%) CCSE
4 1 (0.54%) CCSM
4 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.54%) VCAP
4 1 (0.54%) VCDX
4 1 (0.54%) VCP5
4 1 (0.54%) VCP6
4 1 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.23%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) COBIT
2 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (17.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (13.44%) Hyper-V
3 22 (11.83%) KVM
3 22 (11.83%) NFS
4 21 (11.29%) Oracle RAC
4 21 (11.29%) SRDF
4 21 (11.29%) Xen
5 4 (2.15%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.54%) Docker
6 1 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.54%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.15%) Puppet
1 4 (2.15%) WSUS
2 1 (0.54%) SCOM
Vendors
1 59 (31.72%) Oracle
2 40 (21.51%) VMware
3 35 (18.82%) Microsoft
4 33 (17.74%) Cisco
5 21 (11.29%) DataSynapse
5 21 (11.29%) EMC
5 21 (11.29%) IBM
5 21 (11.29%) Intel
5 21 (11.29%) NetApp
5 21 (11.29%) Sybase
5 21 (11.29%) TIBCO
6 15 (8.06%) SAP
7 13 (6.99%) Salesforce.com
8 11 (5.91%) Citrix
9 10 (5.38%) Red Hat
10 6 (3.23%) BMC
10 6 (3.23%) Informatica
11 4 (2.15%) CQG
11 4 (2.15%) Fidessa
11 4 (2.15%) HP
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