Period
to 16 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Solutions Architect was £77,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 16 October 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Solution Architect
England > London
6 months to
16 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 737 753 795
Rank change year-on-year +16 +42 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Solutions Architect 103 102 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.14% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 51 83 110
London median annual salary £77,500 £68,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.97% -12.26% +10.71%
10th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £103,750 £93,500 £100,125
England median annual salary £75,000 £67,750 £69,500
% change year-on-year +10.70% -2.52% +0.36%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70266 73596 85479
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.43% 95.87% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 54988 63796 72503
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,610 £32,500 £31,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Technical Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Technical Solutions Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Solutions Architect in London

Technical Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Technical Solutions Architect in London

Technical Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Solutions Architect in London over the 6 months to 16 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Solutions Architect in London

Technical Solutions Architect
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 16 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +33 7 £77,500 +26.53% 2
West London +3 2 £55,000 -15.38% 1
East London +5 1 £110,000 +69.23%
Technical Solutions Architect
England

Technical Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 across the London region featuring Technical Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 75 (72.82%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (60.19%) Retail
3 61 (59.22%) Finance
4 58 (56.31%) Project Management
5 56 (54.37%) Oracle
6 54 (52.43%) Degree
6 54 (52.43%) Computer Science
7 51 (49.51%) High Availability
8 50 (48.54%) Banking
8 50 (48.54%) Investment Banking
8 50 (48.54%) Scrum
8 50 (48.54%) Oracle Database
9 49 (47.57%) Low Latency
9 49 (47.57%) Algorithms
9 49 (47.57%) Master's Degree
9 49 (47.57%) Computer Science Degree
9 49 (47.57%) Management Information System
9 49 (47.57%) Murex
9 49 (47.57%) Perl
9 49 (47.57%) Unix
9 49 (47.57%) Asset Management
9 49 (47.57%) Retail Banking
9 49 (47.57%) Wealth Management
9 49 (47.57%) Kanban
10 30 (29.13%) Java
11 19 (18.45%) TOGAF
12 17 (16.50%) .NET
13 16 (15.53%) Big Data
13 16 (15.53%) DevOps
13 16 (15.53%) Analytics

Technical Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 5 (4.85%) SAS
2 4 (3.88%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.94%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.94%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.97%) Apache
4 1 (0.97%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) SAP CO
1 3 (2.91%) SAP FI
1 3 (2.91%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (2.91%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.94%) Office 365
4 1 (0.97%) PaaS
4 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.83%) SAN
2 5 (4.85%) SSL
3 2 (1.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (48.54%) Oracle Database
2 16 (15.53%) Big Data
3 8 (7.77%) Hadoop
4 5 (4.85%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.85%) MySQL
4 5 (4.85%) OLAP
4 5 (4.85%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (1.94%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.97%) Flink
6 1 (0.97%) SAP HANA
General
1 62 (60.19%) Retail
2 61 (59.22%) Finance
3 50 (48.54%) Banking
3 50 (48.54%) Investment Banking
4 49 (47.57%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.50%) .NET
2 11 (10.68%) Web Services
3 8 (7.77%) JMS
3 8 (7.77%) XML
4 5 (4.85%) JSON
4 5 (4.85%) REST
4 5 (4.85%) SOAP
4 5 (4.85%) WSDL
5 3 (2.91%) Middleware
5 3 (2.91%) SAP XI
6 2 (1.94%) Java EE
7 1 (0.97%) J2EE
7 1 (0.97%) J2SE
7 1 (0.97%) Kafka
7 1 (0.97%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.97%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 54 (52.43%) Computer Science
2 49 (47.57%) Algorithms
2 49 (47.57%) Management Information System
3 8 (7.77%) User Experience
4 6 (5.83%) Virtual Team
5 5 (4.85%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.85%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.85%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.91%) Fintech
7 1 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.97%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.97%) Derivative
7 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.97%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.97%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 49 (47.57%) Unix
2 1 (0.97%) Windows
2 1 (0.97%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (72.82%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (56.31%) Project Management
3 51 (49.51%) High Availability
4 50 (48.54%) Scrum
5 49 (47.57%) Asset Management
5 49 (47.57%) Kanban
5 49 (47.57%) Low Latency
5 49 (47.57%) Wealth Management
6 19 (18.45%) TOGAF
7 16 (15.53%) Analytics
7 16 (15.53%) DevOps
8 13 (12.62%) Data Analytics
9 12 (11.65%) SOA
10 11 (10.68%) Software Delivery
10 11 (10.68%) Zachman Framework
11 10 (9.71%) Technical Architecture
12 8 (7.77%) Cybersecurity
12 8 (7.77%) Migration
12 8 (7.77%) Presales
13 7 (6.80%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 49 (47.57%) Perl
2 30 (29.13%) Java
3 12 (11.65%) C#
4 11 (10.68%) SQL
5 6 (5.83%) Python
6 1 (0.97%) Ruby
6 1 (0.97%) Scala
Qualifications
1 54 (52.43%) Degree
2 49 (47.57%) Computer Science Degree
2 49 (47.57%) Master's Degree
3 4 (3.88%) CCNA
3 4 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.88%) MCSE
3 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.94%) QA
2 1 (0.97%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.97%) EMIR
2 1 (0.97%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (3.88%) Hyper-V
1 4 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 56 (54.37%) Oracle
2 49 (47.57%) Murex
3 9 (8.74%) Cisco
4 8 (7.77%) Microsoft
5 6 (5.83%) VMware
6 4 (3.88%) EMC
6 4 (3.88%) HP
6 4 (3.88%) NetApp
6 4 (3.88%) SAP
7 2 (1.94%) Google
8 1 (0.97%) Juniper
8 1 (0.97%) Solace
8 1 (0.97%) TIBCO