The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 203 166
Rank change year-on-year +64 -37  
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 120 73 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.94% 0.98% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.03% 1.02% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 86 58 84
Median salary £70,000 £70,750 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.06% +1.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £82,500 £86,750
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

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 5925 7156 7405
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 96.03% 96.23% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4731 5778 5964
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 28 March 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 28 March 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 +47 44 £70,000 -
Bedfordshire +42 37 £65,000 - 3
Cambridgeshire +13 26 £80,000 +10.34% 4
Suffolk +35 13 £57,500 -28.12%
Norfolk -12 3 £67,500 -
Essex +3 1 £55,000 -21.42%
Solutions Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 122 (45.19%) TOGAF
2 86 (31.85%) Finance
3 71 (26.30%) Enterprise Architecture
4 69 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (24.44%) Presales
6 60 (22.22%) CRM
7 57 (21.11%) SAP
8 56 (20.74%) Retail
9 54 (20.00%) Java
10 53 (19.63%) Oracle
11 52 (19.26%) SOA
12 49 (18.15%) SQL Server
13 40 (14.81%) IT Strategy
14 37 (13.70%) Zachman Framework
15 36 (13.33%) Degree
16 35 (12.96%) Microsoft
17 34 (12.59%) Project Management
17 34 (12.59%) Service Management
18 33 (12.22%) ERP
19 32 (11.85%) ITIL
20 31 (11.48%) Web Services
20 31 (11.48%) IBM
20 31 (11.48%) Data Centre
21 30 (11.11%) Marketing
21 30 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
22 29 (10.74%) SQL
22 29 (10.74%) E-Commerce
22 29 (10.74%) Amazon AWS
23 27 (10.00%) SharePoint
24 26 (9.63%) PRINCE2

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 27 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 14 (5.19%) Apache
3 13 (4.81%) WebLogic
4 11 (4.07%) NetWeaver
5 10 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (2.59%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.22%) IBM HTTP Server
8 4 (1.48%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.74%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.37%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.37%) JBoss
10 1 (0.37%) SAS
Applications
1 24 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 25 (9.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (7.04%) SAP Hybris
3 10 (3.70%) SAP ERP
3 10 (3.70%) Unica
4 6 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (2.22%) Oracle Retail
5 4 (1.48%) SAP CO
5 4 (1.48%) SAP FI
5 4 (1.48%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (1.11%) SAP CRM
6 3 (1.11%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.37%) Maximo
7 1 (0.37%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 29 (10.74%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.81%) IaaS
3 13 (4.81%) PaaS
4 12 (4.44%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (3.70%) Silverpop
6 9 (3.33%) SuccessFactors
7 6 (2.22%) SaaS
8 5 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.74%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (0.74%) SoftLayer
10 1 (0.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.81%) WAN
2 10 (3.70%) Firewall
2 10 (3.70%) LAN
3 9 (3.33%) SAN
4 8 (2.96%) Internet
5 6 (2.22%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.48%) Network Security
6 4 (1.48%) VPN
7 2 (0.74%) Wireless
8 1 (0.37%) FTP
8 1 (0.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (18.15%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.41%) MySQL
3 16 (5.93%) Big Data
4 14 (5.19%) DB2
5 12 (4.44%) NoSQL
6 9 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.22%) SAP HANA
8 3 (1.11%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.74%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.37%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.37%) GIS
10 1 (0.37%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.37%) Kalido
10 1 (0.37%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.37%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.37%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.37%) JIRA
1 1 (0.37%) SpecFlow
General
1 86 (31.85%) Finance
2 56 (20.74%) Retail
3 30 (11.11%) Marketing
4 19 (7.04%) Publishing
5 15 (5.56%) Banking
6 7 (2.59%) Military
7 4 (1.48%) Billing
7 4 (1.48%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.11%) Advertising
8 3 (1.11%) Legal
9 2 (0.74%) Electronics
9 2 (0.74%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.37%) Front Office
10 1 (0.37%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.37%) Local Government
10 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (11.48%) Web Services
2 24 (8.89%) .NET
3 21 (7.78%) Middleware
4 15 (5.56%) J2EE
5 11 (4.07%) JMS
5 11 (4.07%) JPA
6 10 (3.70%) EJB
6 10 (3.70%) Java EE
6 10 (3.70%) JDBC
6 10 (3.70%) Servlets
7 9 (3.33%) REST
7 9 (3.33%) SOAP
8 8 (2.96%) CSS
8 8 (2.96%) HTML
9 7 (2.59%) J2SE
10 4 (1.48%) XML
11 3 (1.11%) jQuery
11 3 (1.11%) Spring
12 2 (0.74%) .NET Framework
12 2 (0.74%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.48%) Data Centre
2 24 (8.89%) Computer Science
3 19 (7.04%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (4.44%) CMDB
5 11 (4.07%) Management Information System
6 10 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (3.70%) Linked Data
6 10 (3.70%) Public Cloud
7 9 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (2.59%) Clustering
8 7 (2.59%) Virtual Team
9 5 (1.85%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.11%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.11%) iSeries
10 3 (1.11%) NHS
11 2 (0.74%) Biotechnology
11 2 (0.74%) DataPower
11 2 (0.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (0.74%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.37%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 22 (8.15%) Linux
2 18 (6.67%) Unix
3 12 (4.44%) Solaris
3 12 (4.44%) Windows
4 7 (2.59%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.37%) Android
5 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (45.19%) TOGAF
2 71 (26.30%) Enterprise Architecture
3 69 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (24.44%) Presales
5 60 (22.22%) CRM
6 52 (19.26%) SOA
7 40 (14.81%) IT Strategy
8 37 (13.70%) Zachman Framework
9 34 (12.59%) Project Management
9 34 (12.59%) Service Management
10 33 (12.22%) ERP
11 32 (11.85%) ITIL
12 30 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
13 29 (10.74%) E-Commerce
14 26 (9.63%) PRINCE2
15 25 (9.26%) Technical Architecture
16 24 (8.89%) Data Management
17 23 (8.52%) Analytics
17 23 (8.52%) Service Delivery
18 21 (7.78%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (20.00%) Java
2 29 (10.74%) SQL
3 16 (5.93%) C#
4 14 (5.19%) C
5 7 (2.59%) PHP
5 7 (2.59%) R
6 6 (2.22%) Python
7 4 (1.48%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.37%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 36 (13.33%) Degree
2 20 (7.41%) PMP
3 12 (4.44%) ISEB
3 12 (4.44%) PMI Certification
4 9 (3.33%) Security Cleared
5 8 (2.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (2.59%) DV Cleared
7 5 (1.85%) VCAP
7 5 (1.85%) VCDX
8 4 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.48%) MCP
8 4 (1.48%) MCSE
9 3 (1.11%) ACCA
9 3 (1.11%) CCIE
9 3 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (1.11%) SAP Certification
10 2 (0.74%) CCNP
11 1 (0.37%) CCDP
11 1 (0.37%) CCSE
11 1 (0.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.59%) QA
2 3 (1.11%) PMO
System Software
1 22 (8.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (4.44%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (2.96%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (1.48%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.48%) vSphere
5 1 (0.37%) iptables
5 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 12 (4.44%) SCVMM
2 2 (0.74%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 57 (21.11%) SAP
2 53 (19.63%) Oracle
3 35 (12.96%) Microsoft
4 31 (11.48%) IBM
5 26 (9.63%) Citrix
5 26 (9.63%) VMware
6 22 (8.15%) hybris
7 21 (7.78%) Cisco
8 20 (7.41%) NetApp
9 17 (6.30%) EMC
9 17 (6.30%) HP
10 15 (5.56%) CheckPoint
11 12 (4.44%) BMC
11 12 (4.44%) Juniper
11 12 (4.44%) Sun
12 10 (3.70%) Pega
13 8 (2.96%) Teradata
14 6 (2.22%) Cognizant
14 6 (2.22%) Retek
15 5 (1.85%) TIBCO
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