The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Belfast during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solution Architect
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 35 24 18
Rank change year-on-year -11 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 1 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 0.44% 6.31% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 6.54% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 1
Median salary £45,000 £65,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.76% -18.75%  
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 Belfast. 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
Belfast
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 216 107 62
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 95.58% 96.40% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 182 65 53
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £65,000
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 Belfast

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

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in Belfast

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Salary trend for Solutions Architect in Belfast

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 24 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 Belfast region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management