The median annual salary for a Technical Solutions Architect was £77,500 in advertised job vacancies 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
UK
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 781 856 887
Rank change year-on-year +75 +31  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Solutions Architect 86 102 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.098% 0.099% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.10% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 73 84 95
Median salary £77,500 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.23% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,750 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £84,000 £87,500
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. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 84085 99656 107160
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.30% 96.32% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 69887 83740 87378
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Technical Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Solutions Architect 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.

Salary trend for Technical Solutions Architect in the UK

Technical Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Solutions Architect over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Solutions Architect in the UK

Technical Solutions Architect
Top 23 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 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
England +86 83 £77,500 +19.23% 9
London +71 61 £77,500 +14.81% 5
City of London +41 20 £75,000 +21.45% 3
South East +49 8 £57,500 -11.53% 2
South West +20 6 £82,500 +10.00%
Abingdon +34 5 £57,500 -
Oxfordshire +13 5 £57,500 +15.00%
West Yorkshire +24 3 - -
Yorkshire +21 3 - -
Gloucestershire - 3 £82,500 -
Halifax - 3 - -
East of England +17 2 £67,500 +3.84%
Kent - 2 - -
Somerset - 2 £52,500 -
West Malling - 2 - -
Taunton - 2 £52,500 -
Bristol -5 1 £50,000 -33.33%
Manchester -28 1 £77,500 +72.22%
North West -29 1 £77,500 +72.22%
Peterborough - 1 £67,500 -
Stevenage - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £67,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

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

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 featuring Technical Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 71 (46.10%) Java
2 69 (44.81%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (38.96%) Finance
4 47 (30.52%) .NET
5 43 (27.92%) XML
6 40 (25.97%) TOGAF
7 39 (25.32%) C#
8 38 (24.68%) JavaScript
9 37 (24.03%) SQL
10 33 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
11 31 (20.13%) VMware
12 29 (18.83%) Oracle
13 28 (18.18%) Windows
13 28 (18.18%) SAN
13 28 (18.18%) Presales
14 27 (17.53%) Amazon AWS
14 27 (17.53%) Web Services
15 26 (16.88%) Microsoft
15 26 (16.88%) Technical Architecture
16 25 (16.23%) VMware Infrastructure
16 25 (16.23%) MVC
16 25 (16.23%) HTML
17 24 (15.58%) SQL Server
17 24 (15.58%) WAN
18 23 (14.94%) SOA
18 23 (14.94%) Hyper-V
18 23 (14.94%) Banking
19 22 (14.29%) NFS
19 22 (14.29%) Middleware
19 22 (14.29%) Fibre Channel

Technical Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 19 (12.34%) IIS
2 16 (10.39%) Apache
2 16 (10.39%) DataSynapse
2 16 (10.39%) Oracle Coherence
2 16 (10.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 16 (10.39%) Tomcat
2 16 (10.39%) WebSphere
3 11 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 10 (6.49%) JBoss
4 10 (6.49%) Mule
5 8 (5.19%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (1.95%) SAS
7 1 (0.65%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.65%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (5.19%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (10.39%) RMDS
2 11 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.65%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 33 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (17.53%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (5.19%) Office 365
5 5 (3.25%) SaaS
6 4 (2.60%) IaaS
7 1 (0.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (18.18%) SAN
2 24 (15.58%) WAN
3 22 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
4 20 (12.99%) HTTP
5 18 (11.69%) LAN
6 16 (10.39%) FCoE
6 16 (10.39%) iSCSI
6 16 (10.39%) Multicast
6 16 (10.39%) NAS
7 4 (2.60%) Internet
7 4 (2.60%) SSL
8 3 (1.95%) Firewall
9 2 (1.30%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (1.30%) MPLS
9 2 (1.30%) VoIP
9 2 (1.30%) Wireless
10 1 (0.65%) OpenFlow
10 1 (0.65%) SMTP
10 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (15.58%) SQL Server
2 20 (12.99%) Hadoop
3 16 (10.39%) HBase
4 14 (9.09%) Big Data
5 13 (8.44%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (8.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (8.44%) SQL Server 2016
6 11 (7.14%) MongoDB
6 11 (7.14%) NoSQL
7 10 (6.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 10 (6.49%) Amazon Redshift
7 10 (6.49%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.95%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (1.95%) MySQL
8 3 (1.95%) OLAP
8 3 (1.95%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (1.30%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.65%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.65%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 14 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 10 (6.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.65%) Fiddler
3 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.65%) gulp
3 1 (0.65%) NuGet
3 1 (0.65%) NUnit
3 1 (0.65%) ReSharper
3 1 (0.65%) SonarQube
3 1 (0.65%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.65%) VersionOne
General
1 60 (38.96%) Finance
2 23 (14.94%) Banking
3 18 (11.69%) Investment Banking
4 17 (11.04%) Retail
5 15 (9.74%) Telecoms
6 13 (8.44%) Electronics
7 12 (7.79%) Marketing
8 11 (7.14%) Manufacturing
9 6 (3.90%) Games
10 5 (3.25%) Financial Institution
11 3 (1.95%) Advertising
12 2 (1.30%) French Language
12 2 (1.30%) German Language
12 2 (1.30%) Italian Language
12 2 (1.30%) Legal
13 1 (0.65%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (30.52%) .NET
2 43 (27.92%) XML
3 27 (17.53%) Web Services
4 25 (16.23%) HTML
5 22 (14.29%) Middleware
6 20 (12.99%) CSS
7 19 (12.34%) ASP.NET Web API
7 19 (12.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 16 (10.39%) Rendezvous
8 16 (10.39%) Ultra Messaging
8 16 (10.39%) XSLT
9 15 (9.74%) ASP.NET
10 14 (9.09%) AngularJS
10 14 (9.09%) WCF
11 13 (8.44%) jQuery
12 12 (7.79%) SOAP
13 10 (6.49%) Apache Camel
13 10 (6.49%) Spring
13 10 (6.49%) Spring MVC
14 9 (5.84%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.74%) Computer Science
2 14 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (8.44%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.44%) N-Tier
4 12 (7.79%) Fintech
5 10 (6.49%) Data Centre
6 9 (5.84%) Mobile App
7 8 (5.19%) Client/Server
8 6 (3.90%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (2.60%) FlexPod
9 4 (2.60%) Virtual Team
9 4 (2.60%) VxBlock/Vblock
10 3 (1.95%) Clustering
10 3 (1.95%) Public Cloud
11 2 (1.30%) Enterprise Cloud
12 1 (0.65%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.65%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.65%) Eurex
12 1 (0.65%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (18.18%) Windows
2 20 (12.99%) Linux
3 16 (10.39%) Solaris
4 5 (3.25%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.65%) Android
5 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.65%) CentOS
5 1 (0.65%) Debian
5 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.65%) SUSE
5 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.65%) Unix
5 1 (0.65%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (44.81%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (25.97%) TOGAF
3 28 (18.18%) Presales
4 26 (16.88%) Technical Architecture
5 25 (16.23%) MVC
6 23 (14.94%) SOA
7 20 (12.99%) Scrum
8 18 (11.69%) Performance Tuning
9 17 (11.04%) Mentoring
9 17 (11.04%) Zachman Framework
10 16 (10.39%) Benchmarking
10 16 (10.39%) Project Management
11 14 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (9.09%) EAI
12 13 (8.44%) Software Delivery
12 13 (8.44%) System Testing
13 12 (7.79%) Digital Marketing
14 11 (7.14%) Data Management
14 11 (7.14%) Kanban
14 11 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (46.10%) Java
2 39 (25.32%) C#
3 38 (24.68%) JavaScript
4 37 (24.03%) SQL
5 13 (8.44%) T-SQL
6 8 (5.19%) VBA
7 5 (3.25%) C++
7 5 (3.25%) Python
7 5 (3.25%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.65%) ABAP
8 1 (0.65%) Go
8 1 (0.65%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 19 (12.34%) Degree
2 6 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.60%) CCNA
4 2 (1.30%) CCNP
4 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.65%) PhD
5 1 (0.65%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.65%) COBIT
1 1 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 25 (16.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (14.94%) Hyper-V
3 22 (14.29%) NFS
4 17 (11.04%) KVM
5 16 (10.39%) Oracle RAC
5 16 (10.39%) SRDF
5 16 (10.39%) Xen
6 4 (2.60%) Active Directory
7 3 (1.95%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.65%) Docker
8 1 (0.65%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (2.60%) SCOM
2 2 (1.30%) OpenView
3 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.65%) Puppet
3 1 (0.65%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (20.13%) VMware
2 29 (18.83%) Oracle
3 26 (16.88%) Microsoft
4 21 (13.64%) Cisco
5 17 (11.04%) TIBCO
6 16 (10.39%) EMC
6 16 (10.39%) IBM
6 16 (10.39%) Intel
6 16 (10.39%) NetApp
6 16 (10.39%) Sybase
7 12 (7.79%) SAP
8 6 (3.90%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.30%) HP
9 2 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.30%) Veeam
10 1 (0.65%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.65%) Citrix
10 1 (0.65%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.65%) Fidessa
10 1 (0.65%) Red Hat
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £90,000 to £110,000 per annum £90-110k+ bens bonus etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Technology People UK
Salary: NZD $130,000 - $160,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Pension, £5k Car Allowance, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £ 85,000+package (car allowance(5.9k)&10-15%bonus)
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Advantage XPO
Posted: 4 days ago
England
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £85000 - £93500 per annum + Car, Commission, Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus and full benefits
Posted: 23 days ago