The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solution Architect
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 34 78 60
Rank change year-on-year +44 -18  
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 36 10 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 5.61% 1.23% 2.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.83% 1.32% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 27 4 13
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,500 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,550 £77,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 618 760 1081
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 96.26% 93.83% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 470 625 817
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in Bedfordshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Solutions Architect in Bedfordshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solutions Architect in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Solutions Architect in Bedfordshire

Solutions Architect
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Luton +28 31 £65,000 - 1
Bedford +4 1 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Solutions Architect
East of England

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 47 (61.04%) TOGAF
2 34 (44.16%) Enterprise Architecture
3 31 (40.26%) SOA
4 30 (38.96%) Retail
5 29 (37.66%) CRM
6 23 (29.87%) SAP
7 22 (28.57%) E-Commerce
7 22 (28.57%) hybris
8 21 (27.27%) Web Services
8 21 (27.27%) Java
9 19 (24.68%) SAP Hybris
10 14 (18.18%) Presales
11 13 (16.88%) B2B
11 13 (16.88%) B2C
12 12 (15.58%) JMS
12 12 (15.58%) .NET
12 12 (15.58%) JPA
12 12 (15.58%) Marketing
13 11 (14.29%) Asset Management
13 11 (14.29%) Content Management
13 11 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (14.29%) EJB
13 11 (14.29%) JDBC
13 11 (14.29%) Servlets
14 10 (12.99%) SQL Server
14 10 (12.99%) C#
14 10 (12.99%) SharePoint
14 10 (12.99%) IBM
14 10 (12.99%) Java EE
14 10 (12.99%) Pega

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (12.99%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (2.60%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.30%) JBoss
3 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.30%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.30%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (24.68%) SAP Hybris
2 10 (12.99%) Unica
3 7 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (3.90%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.99%) Silverpop
2 3 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.49%) WAN
2 3 (3.90%) LAN
2 3 (3.90%) SAN
3 1 (1.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.99%) NoSQL
1 10 (12.99%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.90%) SAP HANA
General
1 30 (38.96%) Retail
2 12 (15.58%) Marketing
3 8 (10.39%) Finance
4 2 (2.60%) Banking
4 2 (2.60%) Publishing
5 1 (1.30%) Front Office
5 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (27.27%) Web Services
2 12 (15.58%) .NET
2 12 (15.58%) JMS
2 12 (15.58%) JPA
3 11 (14.29%) EJB
3 11 (14.29%) JDBC
3 11 (14.29%) Servlets
4 10 (12.99%) Java EE
5 2 (2.60%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.30%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.30%) J2EE
6 1 (1.30%) jQuery
6 1 (1.30%) REST
6 1 (1.30%) SOAP
6 1 (1.30%) Spring
6 1 (1.30%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.99%) Linked Data
2 8 (10.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (7.79%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.90%) iSeries
4 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (2.60%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.60%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.49%) Unix
2 2 (2.60%) Windows
3 1 (1.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (61.04%) TOGAF
2 34 (44.16%) Enterprise Architecture
3 31 (40.26%) SOA
4 29 (37.66%) CRM
5 22 (28.57%) E-Commerce
6 14 (18.18%) Presales
7 13 (16.88%) B2B
7 13 (16.88%) B2C
8 11 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (14.29%) Asset Management
8 11 (14.29%) Content Management
9 9 (11.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (10.39%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (9.09%) Document Composition
11 7 (9.09%) Supplier Management
11 7 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
12 6 (7.79%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (7.79%) Data Integration
12 6 (7.79%) Data Management
13 5 (6.49%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (27.27%) Java
2 10 (12.99%) C#
3 6 (7.79%) C
4 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.90%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) CCDP
2 1 (1.30%) CCIE
2 1 (1.30%) CCMSE
2 1 (1.30%) CCNP
2 1 (1.30%) CCSE
2 1 (1.30%) CCSM
2 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.30%) VCAP
2 1 (1.30%) VCDX
2 1 (1.30%) VCP5
2 1 (1.30%) VCP6
2 1 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.39%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 23 (29.87%) SAP
2 22 (28.57%) hybris
3 10 (12.99%) IBM
3 10 (12.99%) Pega
4 9 (11.69%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.49%) TIBCO
5 5 (6.49%) VMware
6 3 (3.90%) Adobe
6 3 (3.90%) Citrix
6 3 (3.90%) Oracle
7 2 (2.60%) Intel
7 2 (2.60%) webMethods
8 1 (1.30%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.30%) Cisco
8 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.30%) Sybase
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