The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £70,550 in advertised job vacancies in Canary Wharf during the 3 months to 28 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
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 16 30
Rank change year-on-year +8 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 31 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 20.39% 8.05% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.66% 8.57% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 2
Median salary £70,550 £100,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.45% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £62,750 £68,750
10% offered a salary of more than £83,750 £105,000 £91,250
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.84% +4.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf. 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
Canary Wharf
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 131 140 148
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 86.18% 93.96% 98.67%
Number of salaries quoted 396 451 541
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £28,500 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £105,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in Canary Wharf

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Salary trend for Solutions Architect in Canary Wharf

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solutions Architect in Canary Wharf over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Solutions Architect in Canary Wharf

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Canary Wharf region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 35 (68.63%) Marketing
2 34 (66.67%) Cognizant
2 34 (66.67%) Presales
2 34 (66.67%) Marketing Automation
3 28 (54.90%) Oracle
4 23 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (41.18%) Microsoft
6 20 (39.22%) Relational Database
7 19 (37.25%) Enterprise Software
7 19 (37.25%) Eloqua
7 19 (37.25%) Adobe
7 19 (37.25%) JavaScript
7 19 (37.25%) XML
7 19 (37.25%) Digital Marketing
8 18 (35.29%) PostgreSQL
8 18 (35.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 18 (35.29%) SQL
8 18 (35.29%) HTML
8 18 (35.29%) SQL Server
8 18 (35.29%) CSS
8 18 (35.29%) RDBMS
8 18 (35.29%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 18 (35.29%) Adobe Campaign
9 16 (31.37%) Dynamics 365
9 16 (31.37%) CRM
9 16 (31.37%) Business Development
9 16 (31.37%) Dynamics CRM
10 12 (23.53%) TOGAF
11 8 (15.69%) Finance
11 8 (15.69%) ITIL

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 (1.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 19 (37.25%) Eloqua
2 18 (35.29%) Adobe Campaign
3 16 (31.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (7.84%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 16 (31.37%) Dynamics 365
2 4 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.92%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.92%) Amazon Glacier
3 2 (3.92%) Amazon S3
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (1.96%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) DNS
1 2 (3.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (39.22%) Relational Database
2 18 (35.29%) PostgreSQL
2 18 (35.29%) RDBMS
2 18 (35.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.92%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
General
1 35 (68.63%) Marketing
2 8 (15.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (37.25%) XML
2 18 (35.29%) CSS
2 18 (35.29%) HTML
3 3 (5.88%) Web Services
4 1 (1.96%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.96%) JSON
4 1 (1.96%) Middleware
4 1 (1.96%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (37.25%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (9.80%) N-Tier
3 3 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Linux
2 4 (7.84%) Windows
3 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (66.67%) Marketing Automation
1 34 (66.67%) Presales
2 23 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (37.25%) Digital Marketing
4 16 (31.37%) Business Development
4 16 (31.37%) CRM
5 12 (23.53%) TOGAF
6 8 (15.69%) ITIL
7 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (11.76%) UML
8 5 (9.80%) PRINCE2
8 5 (9.80%) Waterfall
9 4 (7.84%) Information Security
10 3 (5.88%) Data Protection
10 3 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (5.88%) Risk Management
10 3 (5.88%) Time Management
10 3 (5.88%) Use Case
11 2 (3.92%) Migration
11 2 (3.92%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 19 (37.25%) JavaScript
2 18 (35.29%) SQL
3 1 (1.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 4 (7.84%) CCSP
1 4 (7.84%) CISA
1 4 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (7.84%) CISM
1 4 (7.84%) CISSP
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 18 (35.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 34 (66.67%) Cognizant
2 28 (54.90%) Oracle
3 21 (41.18%) Microsoft
4 19 (37.25%) Adobe
5 18 (35.29%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 5 (9.80%) IBM
7 4 (7.84%) Salesforce.com