Period
to 24 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bolton during the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

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

Solution Architect
Manchester > Bolton
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 36 41
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 4 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 1.90% 2.37% 3.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.99% 2.44% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 10
Bolton median annual salary £47,500 - £54,000
10th Percentile £46,250 - £43,750
90th Percentile £48,750 - £57,500
Manchester median annual salary £71,250 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +1.79% +12.00% +2.04%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton. 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
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 201 205 280
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 95.26% 97.16% 99.29%
Number of salaries quoted 166 168 251
Bolton median annual salary £35,000 £35,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.41% -10.13% +12.86%
10th Percentile £23,375 £22,850 £23,750
90th Percentile £50,625 £47,500 £51,250
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

Job postings that featured Solutions Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bolton.

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in Bolton

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for Solutions Architect in Bolton

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 1 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton

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

1 4 (100.00%) TOGAF

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) TOGAF