The median annual salary for a Senior Solutions Architect was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Senior Solution Architect
London / City of London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 217 254 313
Rank change year-on-year +37 +59  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Solutions Architect 19 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.37% 0.13% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.13% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 5
Median salary £85,000 £85,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.67%  
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £77,500 £82,000
% change year-on-year -3.22% -5.48%  

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 4908 6109 9859
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.36% 96.22% 94.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4380 5575 8455
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%  

Senior Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

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

Senior 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 Senior Solutions Architect in the City of London.

Salary trend for Senior Solutions Architect in the City of London

Senior Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Solutions Architect in the City of London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Solutions Architect in the City of London

Senior Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Senior 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 Senior Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 22 (81.48%) Java
1 22 (81.48%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (70.37%) Streaming Video
2 19 (70.37%) Objective-C
2 19 (70.37%) JavaScript
2 19 (70.37%) Windows
2 19 (70.37%) UML
2 19 (70.37%) Python
2 19 (70.37%) SOA
2 19 (70.37%) SaaS
2 19 (70.37%) PaaS
2 19 (70.37%) Android
2 19 (70.37%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (70.37%) Waterfall
2 19 (70.37%) Apple iOS
2 19 (70.37%) IaaS
2 19 (70.37%) Mobile App
2 19 (70.37%) Windows Phone
2 19 (70.37%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (70.37%) Xbox
2 19 (70.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 19 (70.37%) PlayStation
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle
4 4 (14.81%) Finance
5 2 (7.41%) Migration
5 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.41%) Banking
5 2 (7.41%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (7.41%) TOGAF
5 2 (7.41%) Data Migration

Senior 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:

Cloud Services
1 19 (70.37%) Amazon AWS
1 19 (70.37%) IaaS
1 19 (70.37%) PaaS
1 19 (70.37%) SaaS
1 19 (70.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (7.41%) Taleo
3 1 (3.70%) Force.com
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Back Office
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 19 (70.37%) Enterprise Software
1 19 (70.37%) Mobile App
1 19 (70.37%) PlayStation
1 19 (70.37%) Streaming Video
1 19 (70.37%) Xbox
2 2 (7.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Android
1 19 (70.37%) Apple iOS
1 19 (70.37%) Windows
1 19 (70.37%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (70.37%) SOA
2 19 (70.37%) UML
2 19 (70.37%) Waterfall
3 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
3 2 (7.41%) Migration
3 2 (7.41%) Presales
3 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (7.41%) TOGAF
3 2 (7.41%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (3.70%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (3.70%) CRM
4 1 (3.70%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (3.70%) Data Mapping
4 1 (3.70%) ERP
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
4 1 (3.70%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Service Management
4 1 (3.70%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) Java
2 19 (70.37%) JavaScript
2 19 (70.37%) Objective-C
2 19 (70.37%) Python
3 2 (7.41%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.70%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Siebel
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