The median annual salary for a Technical Solutions Architect was £82,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 28 April 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
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 246 254
Rank change year-on-year +20 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Solutions Architect 6 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.11% 0.018% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.018% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Median salary £82,500 £75,000 £47,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +57.06%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -11.53% +8.33%  

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 5062 5512 6031
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.25% 96.77% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4232 4630 4947
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,859 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Technical Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West that featured Technical Solutions Architect in the job title.

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 3 months to 28 April 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 3 months to 28 April 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
Gloucestershire - 3 £82,500 -
Somerset - 2 £52,500 -
Bristol -5 1 £50,000 -33.33%
Technical Solutions Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 13 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 12 (92.31%) Scrum
2 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (84.62%) Java
3 11 (84.62%) Electronics
3 11 (84.62%) Telecoms
4 10 (76.92%) Finance
4 10 (76.92%) Manufacturing
4 10 (76.92%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (76.92%) MVC
4 10 (76.92%) Programme Management
4 10 (76.92%) Spring
4 10 (76.92%) SQL
4 10 (76.92%) SAP
4 10 (76.92%) Web Services
4 10 (76.92%) JBoss
4 10 (76.92%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (76.92%) EAI
4 10 (76.92%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (76.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 10 (76.92%) Apache Camel
4 10 (76.92%) Amazon Redshift
4 10 (76.92%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (76.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 10 (76.92%) Marketing
4 10 (76.92%) Spring MVC
4 10 (76.92%) Digital Marketing
4 10 (76.92%) Kanban
4 10 (76.92%) Mule
4 10 (76.92%) MongoDB

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 10 (76.92%) JBoss
1 10 (76.92%) Mule
Business Applications
1 10 (76.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (76.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 10 (76.92%) Amazon Redshift
1 10 (76.92%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (76.92%) MongoDB
1 10 (76.92%) NoSQL
1 10 (76.92%) PostgreSQL
General
1 11 (84.62%) Electronics
1 11 (84.62%) Telecoms
2 10 (76.92%) Finance
2 10 (76.92%) Manufacturing
2 10 (76.92%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) Apache Camel
1 10 (76.92%) Spring
1 10 (76.92%) Spring MVC
1 10 (76.92%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) HEVC
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) HTML5
2 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
1 1 (7.69%) Digital TV
1 1 (7.69%) MPEG
1 1 (7.69%) STB
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (92.31%) Scrum
3 10 (76.92%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (76.92%) Digital Marketing
3 10 (76.92%) EAI
3 10 (76.92%) Kanban
3 10 (76.92%) MVC
3 10 (76.92%) Programme Management
4 2 (15.38%) Line Management
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) DRM
5 1 (7.69%) Planning Poker
5 1 (7.69%) Presales
5 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) PhD
1 1 (7.69%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) SAP