The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £73,750 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Solution Architect
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 146 123
Rank change year-on-year +11 -23  
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 52 62 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.57% 1.39% 2.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 1.44% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 38 49 85
Median salary £73,750 £71,250 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.50% +1.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £65,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £87,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. 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
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3153 4302 4905
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 95.00% 96.54% 95.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2538 3477 3703
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in Berkshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Solutions Architect in Berkshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

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

Salary histogram for Solutions Architect in Berkshire

Solutions Architect
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Reading +8 15 £70,000 - 1
Slough +12 8 £71,250 -18.57%
Bracknell +21 5 £75,000 +11.11%
Maidenhead - 4 £67,500 -
Wokingham - 2 £47,500 -
Solutions Architect
South East

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Berkshire region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 31 (28.70%) Agile Software Development
1 31 (28.70%) TOGAF
2 27 (25.00%) SOA
3 22 (20.37%) Presales
4 17 (15.74%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (15.74%) PaaS
4 17 (15.74%) UML
5 16 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
5 16 (14.81%) SDLC
6 14 (12.96%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (12.96%) Oracle
6 14 (12.96%) Web Services
6 14 (12.96%) Retail
7 13 (12.04%) Finance
7 13 (12.04%) Linux
8 12 (11.11%) Process Management
8 12 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
9 11 (10.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 11 (10.19%) Kubernetes
9 11 (10.19%) Docker
9 11 (10.19%) ITIL
9 11 (10.19%) SAP
9 11 (10.19%) IT Strategy
10 10 (9.26%) Red Hat
10 10 (9.26%) Google
10 10 (9.26%) Performance Management
10 10 (9.26%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (8.33%) Oracle Linux
11 9 (8.33%) PowerShell
11 9 (8.33%) CentOS

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 8 (7.41%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (2.78%) IBM Domino
3 1 (0.93%) IIS
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.85%) SAP ERP
1 2 (1.85%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.93%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.93%) SAP CRM for Utilities
2 1 (0.93%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 17 (15.74%) PaaS
2 16 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (8.33%) IaaS
5 8 (7.41%) IBM Cloud
5 8 (7.41%) SoftLayer
6 6 (5.56%) SaaS
7 5 (4.63%) Bluemix
8 3 (2.78%) Office 365
9 2 (1.85%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.93%) Akamai
10 1 (0.93%) Force.com
10 1 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.93%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 1 (0.93%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.56%) LAN
1 6 (5.56%) WAN
1 6 (5.56%) WLAN
2 5 (4.63%) Firewall
2 5 (4.63%) RFID
3 4 (3.70%) SSL
4 2 (1.85%) ASN.1
4 2 (1.85%) Network Security
4 2 (1.85%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.93%) BGP
5 1 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.93%) DHCP
5 1 (0.93%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.93%) FWSM
5 1 (0.93%) HTTP
5 1 (0.93%) MPLS
5 1 (0.93%) OSPF
5 1 (0.93%) VLAN
5 1 (0.93%) Wireless
5 1 (0.93%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.26%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (7.41%) Oracle Database
2 8 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (7.41%) Oracle Database 12c
2 8 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.63%) Data Lake
4 4 (3.70%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.85%) Big Data
5 2 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Rational Rose
2 2 (1.85%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (12.96%) Retail
2 13 (12.04%) Finance
3 9 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.56%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.63%) Banking
5 5 (4.63%) Legal
6 3 (2.78%) Publishing
7 2 (1.85%) Billing
8 1 (0.93%) Advertising
8 1 (0.93%) Back Office
8 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.96%) Web Services
2 9 (8.33%) .NET
3 8 (7.41%) Middleware
4 5 (4.63%) JSON
4 5 (4.63%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (2.78%) Java EE
6 2 (1.85%) EJB
6 2 (1.85%) JMS
6 2 (1.85%) REST
6 2 (1.85%) SAP Fiori
6 2 (1.85%) SAPUI5
6 2 (1.85%) SOAP
6 2 (1.85%) Visualforce
6 2 (1.85%) XML
7 1 (0.93%) J2EE
7 1 (0.93%) Mason
7 1 (0.93%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.74%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (12.96%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (6.48%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.63%) Driving Licence
4 5 (4.63%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (4.63%) Mobile Computing
5 3 (2.78%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.85%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.85%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.93%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.93%) Fintech
7 1 (0.93%) FMCG
7 1 (0.93%) iSeries
7 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.04%) Linux
2 9 (8.33%) CentOS
2 9 (8.33%) Oracle Linux
3 6 (5.56%) Windows
4 5 (4.63%) Android
4 5 (4.63%) Apple iOS
4 5 (4.63%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.93%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (28.70%) Agile Software Development
1 31 (28.70%) TOGAF
2 27 (25.00%) SOA
3 22 (20.37%) Presales
4 17 (15.74%) UML
5 16 (14.81%) SDLC
6 12 (11.11%) Process Management
7 11 (10.19%) IT Strategy
7 11 (10.19%) ITIL
8 10 (9.26%) Performance Management
9 9 (8.33%) Analytics
9 9 (8.33%) Scrum
10 8 (7.41%) Translating Business Requirements
10 8 (7.41%) Waterfall
11 7 (6.48%) Customer Requirements
11 7 (6.48%) Data Architecture
11 7 (6.48%) Data Migration
11 7 (6.48%) Data Modelling
11 7 (6.48%) Enterprise Architecture
11 7 (6.48%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 8 (7.41%) C++
3 6 (5.56%) C#
3 6 (5.56%) Java
4 4 (3.70%) C
4 4 (3.70%) SQL
5 3 (2.78%) Bash Shell
5 3 (2.78%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.78%) Perl
6 2 (1.85%) Apex Code
6 2 (1.85%) Python
7 1 (0.93%) Go
7 1 (0.93%) Jython
7 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.93%) Ruby
7 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (7.41%) Degree
2 5 (4.63%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (3.70%) ISEB
4 3 (2.78%) CISSP
4 3 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.78%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.85%) CISA
5 2 (1.85%) CISM
6 1 (0.93%) CCDP
6 1 (0.93%) CCNP
6 1 (0.93%) CCSE
6 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.93%) IISP
6 1 (0.93%) ISSAP
6 1 (0.93%) JNCIP
6 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.85%) GDPR
2 2 (1.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (10.19%) Docker
2 5 (4.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.93%) etcd
3 1 (0.93%) flannel
Systems Management
1 11 (10.19%) Kubernetes
2 5 (4.63%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (1.85%) Ansible
4 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.93%) Puppet
4 1 (0.93%) QRadar
4 1 (0.93%) Salt
Vendors
1 14 (12.96%) Oracle
2 11 (10.19%) SAP
3 10 (9.26%) Google
3 10 (9.26%) Red Hat
4 9 (8.33%) IBM
5 5 (4.63%) BMC
5 5 (4.63%) PlateSpin
5 5 (4.63%) VMware
6 4 (3.70%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.70%) Teradata
7 3 (2.78%) CenturyLink
8 2 (1.85%) Greenplum
8 2 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.93%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.93%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.93%) JDA
9 1 (0.93%) Juniper
9 1 (0.93%) RedPrairie
9 1 (0.93%) Splunk
9 1 (0.93%) Tufin
Reading
Energon Global
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Marks Sattin
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum x3 Bonus (c£100,000 Package)
Posted: 4 days ago