Period
to 19 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

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

Solution Architect
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 79 68
Rank change year-on-year +1 -11 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 13 22 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.31% 1.65% 2.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 1.73% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 26
Coventry median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +33.33% -12.36%
10th Percentile £53,225 £52,625 £37,875
90th Percentile £90,500 £77,500 £63,375
West Midlands median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £58,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +15.38% -10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry. 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
Coventry
Permanent vacancies in Coventry with a recognized job title 946 1,273 1,279
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.27% 95.36% 94.46%
Number of salaries quoted 782 1,022 1,065
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,025 £25,000 £24,150
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in Coventry

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Solutions Architect in Coventry

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solutions Architect in Coventry over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Solutions Architect in Coventry

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, Solutions Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Coventry region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (46.15%) Presales
2 5 (38.46%) IT Strategy
2 5 (38.46%) Retail
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Office 365
3 4 (30.77%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (23.08%) Thought Leadership
4 3 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (23.08%) Unified Communications
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) VMware
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
5 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
5 2 (15.38%) Citrix
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (15.38%) B2B
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) SCVMM
5 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
5 2 (15.38%) Application Packaging
5 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
5 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (15.38%) XenApp
5 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop

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

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (30.77%) Office 365
3 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (15.38%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Unified Communications
2 2 (15.38%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (7.69%) Converged Networks
3 1 (7.69%) H.323
3 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
3 1 (7.69%) ISDN
3 1 (7.69%) MGCP
3 1 (7.69%) MPLS
3 1 (7.69%) RTP
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
General
1 5 (38.46%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
1 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
1 2 (15.38%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (15.38%) Self-Motivation
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Industry 4.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Presales
2 5 (38.46%) IT Strategy
3 4 (30.77%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) Thought Leadership
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Application Packaging
5 2 (15.38%) Application Virtualisation
5 2 (15.38%) B2B
5 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
5 2 (15.38%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 2 (15.38%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) Microservices
5 2 (15.38%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (15.38%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
6 1 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) BitLocker
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (15.38%) Virtual Desktop
1 2 (15.38%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (15.38%) XenApp
1 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) AirWatch
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (15.38%) SCDPM
1 2 (15.38%) SCOrch
1 2 (15.38%) SCSM
1 2 (15.38%) SCVMM
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix
2 2 (15.38%) MobileIron
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Genesys
3 1 (7.69%) SmartCo
3 1 (7.69%) Sonus