The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 26 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
England / East of England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 166 180
Rank change year-on-year -8 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 89 98 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.43% 1.45% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 1.51% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 57 70 92
Median salary £67,500 £69,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.87% +6.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £51,252
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6051 6484 7998
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 97.20% 96.19% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4956 5512 6599
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured Solutions Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in the East of England

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Solutions Architect in the East of England

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solutions Architect in the East of England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Solutions Architect in the East of England

Solutions Architect
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +5 36 £67,500 +3.84%
Bedfordshire +27 22 £68,500 -0.72% 2
Cambridgeshire -40 11 £90,000 +12.50% 3
Suffolk +9 9 £62,500 -10.71% 2
Essex -3 9 £50,000 -21.87%
Norfolk -13 2 £65,000 -18.75% 1
Solutions Architect
England

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 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 East of England region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 111 (53.37%) TOGAF
2 65 (31.25%) SAP
3 59 (28.37%) Retail
4 54 (25.96%) Java
5 49 (23.56%) Agile Software Development
6 48 (23.08%) Finance
6 48 (23.08%) Oracle
7 43 (20.67%) Enterprise Architecture
8 39 (18.75%) CRM
8 39 (18.75%) SOA
9 36 (17.31%) E-Commerce
10 35 (16.83%) ERP
11 33 (15.87%) Stakeholder Management
12 32 (15.38%) Degree
13 29 (13.94%) IT Strategy
14 28 (13.46%) Web Services
15 24 (11.54%) hybris
16 23 (11.06%) Marketing
16 23 (11.06%) Zachman Framework
16 23 (11.06%) SQL
16 23 (11.06%) Project Management
17 22 (10.58%) Computer Science
17 22 (10.58%) JPA
17 22 (10.58%) Presales
17 22 (10.58%) Computer Science Degree
18 21 (10.10%) SAP Hybris
18 21 (10.10%) NoSQL
18 21 (10.10%) Amazon AWS
18 21 (10.10%) EJB
18 21 (10.10%) JDBC

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 16 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (5.29%) NetWeaver
3 7 (3.37%) JBoss
4 5 (2.40%) Apache
4 5 (2.40%) CMS
4 5 (2.40%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.40%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.92%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.96%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.48%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.48%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (10.10%) SAP Hybris
2 14 (6.73%) Unica
3 10 (4.81%) SAP ERP
4 8 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (2.88%) Oracle Retail
6 3 (1.44%) Infor CloudSuite
7 2 (0.96%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.96%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.96%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.48%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 21 (10.10%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (9.13%) SaaS
3 14 (6.73%) Silverpop
4 13 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (5.29%) PaaS
5 11 (5.29%) SuccessFactors
6 5 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (1.92%) IaaS
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.37%) Firewall
2 6 (2.88%) Internet
3 5 (2.40%) LAN
3 5 (2.40%) WAN
4 4 (1.92%) Network Security
4 4 (1.92%) VPN
5 3 (1.44%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.10%) NoSQL
2 18 (8.65%) SQL Server
3 13 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 13 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 10 (4.81%) MongoDB
5 8 (3.85%) MySQL
6 6 (2.88%) Big Data
7 5 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.92%) DB2
9 2 (0.96%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.48%) Kalido
10 1 (0.48%) SAP HANA
10 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.48%) JIRA
General
1 59 (28.37%) Retail
2 48 (23.08%) Finance
3 23 (11.06%) Marketing
4 12 (5.77%) Pharmaceutical
5 11 (5.29%) Banking
6 6 (2.88%) Front Office
6 6 (2.88%) Publishing
7 3 (1.44%) Billing
8 2 (0.96%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.96%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.48%) Electronics
9 1 (0.48%) Legal
9 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (13.46%) Web Services
2 22 (10.58%) JPA
3 21 (10.10%) EJB
3 21 (10.10%) JDBC
3 21 (10.10%) Servlets
4 15 (7.21%) JMS
5 14 (6.73%) Java EE
6 11 (5.29%) Middleware
6 11 (5.29%) REST
7 10 (4.81%) jQuery
7 10 (4.81%) Spring
8 9 (4.33%) .NET
8 9 (4.33%) SOAP
9 7 (3.37%) J2EE
10 6 (2.88%) CSS
10 6 (2.88%) HTML
10 6 (2.88%) WCF
10 6 (2.88%) XSLT
11 5 (2.40%) J2SE
12 3 (1.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.58%) Computer Science
2 18 (8.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 12 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (4.33%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.85%) Data Centre
5 8 (3.85%) FMCG
6 7 (3.37%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (2.88%) Driving Licence
7 6 (2.88%) Pharmacovigilance
8 5 (2.40%) Clustering
9 4 (1.92%) CMDB
9 4 (1.92%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.44%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.96%) Fintech
11 2 (0.96%) Linked Data
11 2 (0.96%) Mobile Banking
11 2 (0.96%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.96%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.48%) Biotechnology
12 1 (0.48%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.29%) Linux
2 8 (3.85%) Unix
3 5 (2.40%) Oracle Linux
3 5 (2.40%) Solaris
4 2 (0.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (53.37%) TOGAF
2 49 (23.56%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (20.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 39 (18.75%) CRM
4 39 (18.75%) SOA
5 36 (17.31%) E-Commerce
6 35 (16.83%) ERP
7 33 (15.87%) Stakeholder Management
8 29 (13.94%) IT Strategy
9 23 (11.06%) Project Management
9 23 (11.06%) Zachman Framework
10 22 (10.58%) Presales
11 19 (9.13%) B2C
12 18 (8.65%) Data Integration
13 17 (8.17%) B2B
14 16 (7.69%) Migration
14 16 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
15 15 (7.21%) Asset Management
15 15 (7.21%) Content Management
15 15 (7.21%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 54 (25.96%) Java
2 23 (11.06%) SQL
3 10 (4.81%) JavaScript
4 9 (4.33%) C#
5 6 (2.88%) PHP
6 5 (2.40%) R
7 4 (1.92%) Python
8 3 (1.44%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (15.38%) Degree
2 22 (10.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (3.85%) PMP
4 4 (1.92%) ISEB
4 4 (1.92%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.96%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.96%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.48%) ACCA
6 1 (0.48%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.48%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.40%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) SEPA
System Software
1 8 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.92%) Hyper-V
2 4 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (1.92%) vSphere
3 3 (1.44%) Docker
4 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.48%) Firmware
5 1 (0.48%) iptables
Systems Management
1 4 (1.92%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 65 (31.25%) SAP
2 48 (23.08%) Oracle
3 24 (11.54%) hybris
4 18 (8.65%) IBM
5 14 (6.73%) Pega
6 9 (4.33%) Microsoft
6 9 (4.33%) TIBCO
7 8 (3.85%) Cisco
7 8 (3.85%) EMC
7 8 (3.85%) Informatica
7 8 (3.85%) NetApp
7 8 (3.85%) VMware
8 6 (2.88%) Cognizant
8 6 (2.88%) Retek
9 5 (2.40%) Sun
9 5 (2.40%) Teradata
10 4 (1.92%) BMC
10 4 (1.92%) Citrix
10 4 (1.92%) HP
10 4 (1.92%) Juniper
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