The median annual salary for a Lead Solutions Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Lead Solution Architect
London / City of London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 234 247 312
Rank change year-on-year +13 +65  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Solutions Architect 1 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.019% 0.17% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.18% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 3
Median salary £70,000 £82,500 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.15% -8.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4963 6109 9859
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.35% 96.24% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4438 5576 8450
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Lead Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Lead Solutions Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Lead Solutions Architect in the City of London

Lead Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Lead Solutions Architect in the City of London

Lead Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Lead 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 City of London region featuring Lead Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures

Lead Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL