Period
to 24 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Solutions Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 24 July 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 > South West
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 319 347 358
Rank change year-on-year +28 +11 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Solutions Architect 13 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.12% 0.018% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.018% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 4
South West median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £57,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +16.88% +10.00%
10th Percentile £44,750 £58,000 £43,375
90th Percentile £83,750 £85,000 £69,250
England median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -3.57% -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 10191 10826 11829
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 97.06% 97.11% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 8526 9094 9886
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,350 £62,125
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Technical Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Solutions Architect in the South West

Technical Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Technical Solutions Architect in the South West

Technical Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Solutions Architect in the South West over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Solutions Architect in the South West

Technical Solutions Architect
Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 6 months to 24 July 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
Gloucestershire - 6 £82,500 -
Somerset 0 3 £52,500 -12.50%
Bristol -11 3 £75,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £45,000 -
Technical Solutions Architect
England

Technical Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 South West region featuring Technical Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 9 (69.23%) Java
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Mentoring
3 6 (46.15%) Finance
3 6 (46.15%) Scrum
3 6 (46.15%) Electronics
4 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
5 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (30.77%) SQL
5 4 (30.77%) SAP
5 4 (30.77%) Web Services
5 4 (30.77%) JBoss
5 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (30.77%) EAI
5 4 (30.77%) Programme Management
5 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
5 4 (30.77%) Migration
5 4 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (30.77%) MVC
5 4 (30.77%) Zachman Framework
5 4 (30.77%) TOGAF
5 4 (30.77%) Spring
5 4 (30.77%) Marketing
5 4 (30.77%) Kanban
5 4 (30.77%) Mule
5 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (30.77%) Spring MVC
5 4 (30.77%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
5 4 (30.77%) NoSQL

Technical Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (30.77%) JBoss
1 4 (30.77%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) PaaS
2 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) HTTP
2 1 (7.69%) HTTPS
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (30.77%) Amazon Redshift
1 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
1 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
1 4 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (23.08%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 6 (46.15%) Electronics
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
3 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
3 4 (30.77%) Marketing
4 2 (15.38%) Retail
5 1 (7.69%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Apache Camel
1 4 (30.77%) Spring
1 4 (30.77%) Spring MVC
1 4 (30.77%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.69%) HEVC
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) HTML5
3 1 (7.69%) Middleware
3 1 (7.69%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
2 1 (7.69%) Digital TV
2 1 (7.69%) MPEG
2 1 (7.69%) STB
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Mentoring
3 6 (46.15%) Scrum
4 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (30.77%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (30.77%) EAI
4 4 (30.77%) Kanban
4 4 (30.77%) Migration
4 4 (30.77%) MVC
4 4 (30.77%) Programme Management
4 4 (30.77%) TOGAF
4 4 (30.77%) Zachman Framework
5 3 (23.08%) DevOps
5 3 (23.08%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) Business Transformation
6 2 (15.38%) Data Analytics
6 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
6 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
6 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) C++
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (7.69%) PhD
2 1 (7.69%) Postgraduate
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Atlassian