Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Solutions Architect was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 332 331 344
Rank change year-on-year -1 +13 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Solutions Architect 8 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.079% 0.058% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.060% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 6
South West median annual salary £67,500 £82,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +32.00% +28.21%
10th Percentile £63,750 £81,250 £50,625
90th Percentile £82,475 £87,500 £73,125
England median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +6.06%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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
South West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 9,785 9,977 11,238
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.10% 96.73% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8,080 8,389 9,482
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 22 January 2018.

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 22 January 2018. 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
Bristol - 6 £75,000 -
Gloucestershire +34 2 £67,500 -18.18%
Wiltshire - 2 £67,500 -
Technical Solutions Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 6 (75.00%) Java
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
2 4 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 4 (50.00%) Big Data
2 4 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 4 (50.00%) Analytics
2 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (50.00%) DevOps
2 4 (50.00%) User Experience
2 4 (50.00%) Retail
2 4 (50.00%) Migration
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Service Design
3 2 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (25.00%) Sequence Diagram
3 2 (25.00%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) Wireless
3 2 (25.00%) Legal
3 2 (25.00%) Data Management

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) RESTful
2 2 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (50.00%) Analytics
2 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 4 (50.00%) DevOps
2 4 (50.00%) Migration
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 4 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 4 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Microservices
3 2 (25.00%) Sequence Diagram
3 2 (25.00%) Service Design
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) C#