Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bradford during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Solution Architect
West Yorkshire > Bradford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 47 45
Rank change year-on-year -22 -2 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 26 55 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bradford 3.19% 5.30% 5.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.27% 5.37% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 26 49 45
Bradford median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +8.00% +19.05%
10th Percentile £53,000 £57,650 £57,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £120,000 £66,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bradford
Permanent vacancies in Bradford with a recognized job title 794 1024 815
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.54% 98.75% 99.03%
Number of salaries quoted 682 851 705
Bradford median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.66% +12.33%
10th Percentile £25,550 £27,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £77,500 £58,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

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

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in Bradford

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

Salary trend for Solutions Architect in Bradford

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Bradford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solutions Architect in Bradford over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Solutions Architect in Bradford

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Bradford region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 13 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 13 (50.00%) SOA
2 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 9 (34.62%) Microservices
4 7 (26.92%) Coaching
4 7 (26.92%) .NET
5 6 (23.08%) Finance
5 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
5 6 (23.08%) IT Strategy
6 5 (19.23%) TOGAF
6 5 (19.23%) Java
7 4 (15.38%) OLAP
7 4 (15.38%) Oracle
7 4 (15.38%) OLTP
7 4 (15.38%) Zachman Framework
7 4 (15.38%) Business Continuity
7 4 (15.38%) Intranet
7 4 (15.38%) Extranet
7 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (15.38%) GDPR
8 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (11.54%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (11.54%) Performance Management
8 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
8 3 (11.54%) Migration
8 3 (11.54%) B2B
8 3 (11.54%) B2C
8 3 (11.54%) C#
9 2 (7.69%) C
9 2 (7.69%) SAP

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford 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 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Extranet
1 4 (15.38%) Intranet
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) OLAP
1 4 (15.38%) OLTP
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 13 (50.00%) SOA
2 9 (34.62%) Microservices
3 7 (26.92%) Coaching
4 6 (23.08%) IT Strategy
4 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
5 5 (19.23%) TOGAF
6 4 (15.38%) Business Continuity
6 4 (15.38%) Zachman Framework
7 3 (11.54%) B2B
7 3 (11.54%) B2C
7 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
7 3 (11.54%) Migration
7 3 (11.54%) Performance Management
8 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
9 1 (3.85%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (3.85%) SDLC
9 1 (3.85%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) Java
2 3 (11.54%) C#
3 2 (7.69%) C
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) GDPR
2 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) SAP
4 1 (3.85%) Google
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat