The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Microsoft Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Solution Architect
UK
Rank 834 920 906
Rank change year-on-year
+86 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Solutions Architect 23 26 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.025% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.026% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 18 25 34
Median salary £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £64,500 £52,100
10% offered a salary of more than £75,750 £88,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
81156 98559 103265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67379 82685 85216
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 £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Microsoft Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Microsoft Solutions Architect in the job title.

Microsoft Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Microsoft Solutions Architect
Salary Trend

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

Microsoft Solutions Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Microsoft Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Solutions Architect over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 within the UK.

Microsoft Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Microsoft Solutions Architect
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Solutions Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 24 February 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 +95 22 £75,000 +11.11% 2
London +83 12 £75,000 +1.69% 2
Suffolk - 3 £67,500 -
East of England - 3 £67,500 -
West Midlands +29 2 £70,000 -22.22%
North West -10 2 £65,000 -
Solihull - 2 £70,000 -
Manchester - 2 £65,000 -
Bury St Edmunds - 2 £67,500 -
South West +5 1 £70,000 +16.66%
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £70,000 -

Microsoft Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Microsoft 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 Microsoft Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 56 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (51.79%) MS Excel
3 26 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (39.29%) SQL Server
5 21 (37.50%) .NET
6 17 (30.36%) CRM
7 15 (26.79%) SharePoint
7 15 (26.79%) TOGAF
7 15 (26.79%) VMware
7 15 (26.79%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (26.79%) Microsoft Azure
8 14 (25.00%) Presales
8 14 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
8 14 (25.00%) Project Management
9 13 (23.21%) Windows
10 11 (19.64%) MS Exchange
11 10 (17.86%) Cisco
11 10 (17.86%) Active Directory
11 10 (17.86%) Enterprise Architecture
11 10 (17.86%) Technical Architecture
11 10 (17.86%) PowerShell
11 10 (17.86%) MS PowerPoint
12 9 (16.07%) Finance
12 9 (16.07%) HP
12 9 (16.07%) Citrix
12 9 (16.07%) NetApp
12 9 (16.07%) Service Management
12 9 (16.07%) DNS
12 9 (16.07%) ITIL
12 9 (16.07%) SQL

Microsoft Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related 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 15 (26.79%) SharePoint
2 11 (19.64%) MS Exchange
3 7 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (12.50%) IIS
4 4 (7.14%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.57%) CMS
6 1 (1.79%) MS Project Server
6 1 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 29 (51.79%) MS Excel
2 10 (17.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (14.29%) MS Visio
4 7 (12.50%) MS Office
4 7 (12.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.79%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 15 (26.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (14.29%) Office 365
3 2 (3.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) DNS
2 7 (12.50%) DMZ
2 7 (12.50%) LDAP
3 6 (10.71%) LAN
3 6 (10.71%) Network Security
3 6 (10.71%) VLAN
3 6 (10.71%) WAN
4 4 (7.14%) Skype
5 3 (5.36%) SAN
6 2 (3.57%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (39.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.79%) GIS
4 1 (1.79%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.57%) Jasmine
1 2 (3.57%) Mocha
1 2 (3.57%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (16.07%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Local Government
3 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (37.50%) .NET
2 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 3 (5.36%) AngularJS
3 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (3.57%) Backbone.js
4 2 (3.57%) CSS
4 2 (3.57%) HTML
4 2 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (3.57%) WCF
4 2 (3.57%) Web Services
5 1 (1.79%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.79%) HTML5
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.79%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 7 (12.50%) Replication
3 6 (10.71%) FlexPod
4 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.79%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.21%) Windows
2 9 (16.07%) Windows Server
3 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.57%) Android
4 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.57%) Windows Phone
4 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (30.36%) CRM
3 15 (26.79%) TOGAF
4 14 (25.00%) Presales
4 14 (25.00%) Project Management
5 10 (17.86%) Enterprise Architecture
5 10 (17.86%) Technical Architecture
6 9 (16.07%) ITIL
6 9 (16.07%) ITIL V3
6 9 (16.07%) Service Management
7 8 (14.29%) High Availability
8 7 (12.50%) Change Management
8 7 (12.50%) Load Balancing
8 7 (12.50%) Performance Testing
8 7 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 7 (12.50%) Server Building
8 7 (12.50%) Service Delivery
8 7 (12.50%) Time Management
9 6 (10.71%) Business Continuity
9 6 (10.71%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.86%) PowerShell
2 9 (16.07%) SQL
3 7 (12.50%) VBScript
4 6 (10.71%) C#
5 4 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) Degree
1 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.57%) MCSD
3 1 (1.79%) MCPD
System Software
1 15 (26.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (17.86%) Active Directory
3 7 (12.50%) VMware ESX
4 6 (10.71%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (3.57%) SCCM
2 2 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 56 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (26.79%) VMware
3 10 (17.86%) Cisco
4 9 (16.07%) Citrix
4 9 (16.07%) HP
4 9 (16.07%) NetApp
5 6 (10.71%) AppSense
5 6 (10.71%) Symantec
5 6 (10.71%) Veeam
6 5 (8.93%) EMC
7 2 (3.57%) Cognizant
7 2 (3.57%) Hitachi
8 1 (1.79%) Adobe
8 1 (1.79%) Blue Prism
8 1 (1.79%) BT
8 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.79%) ESRI
8 1 (1.79%) Facebook
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle
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