The median annual salary for a Lead Solutions Architect was £82,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Solution Architect
UK / England
Rank 736 870 786
Rank change year-on-year +134 -84  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Solutions Architect 98 72 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.074% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.077% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 75 64 136
Median salary £82,500 £75,000 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £59,400 £65,000 £61,215
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £97,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 75889 93457 96279
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.26% 96.43% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 63471 79007 79398
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Lead Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Solutions Architect in England

Lead Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Lead Solutions Architect in England

Lead Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in England

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

Salary histogram for Lead Solutions Architect in England

Lead Solutions Architect
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Solutions Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 26 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
London +82 36 £91,250 +14.06% 6
East of England +32 15 £95,000 +25.41%
South East +52 14 £81,500 +12.41% 1
Yorkshire +23 13 £82,500 +57.14%
West Midlands +39 9 £64,000 -28.88% 2
South West - 7 £60,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £51,500 -
Midlands - 1 - -
Lead Solutions Architect
UK

Lead Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 England region featuring Lead Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 60 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (32.16%) TOGAF
3 49 (28.65%) Finance
4 48 (28.07%) SOA
5 31 (18.13%) Java
5 31 (18.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 31 (18.13%) Presales
6 29 (16.96%) Zachman Framework
7 27 (15.79%) Mentoring
8 25 (14.62%) Telecoms
9 23 (13.45%) Middleware
10 22 (12.87%) Enterprise Architecture
11 21 (12.28%) C#
12 20 (11.70%) REST
13 19 (11.11%) JavaScript
14 18 (10.53%) SAP
14 18 (10.53%) E-Commerce
14 18 (10.53%) Banking
14 18 (10.53%) Retail
14 18 (10.53%) Line Management
15 17 (9.94%) .NET
15 17 (9.94%) Analytics
16 16 (9.36%) Microservices
16 16 (9.36%) IT Strategy
17 15 (8.77%) Web Services
17 15 (8.77%) Waterfall
18 14 (8.19%) CRM
18 14 (8.19%) Scrum
18 14 (8.19%) SDLC
19 13 (7.60%) UML

Lead Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 2 (1.17%) Apache
2 1 (0.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (0.58%) CMS
2 1 (0.58%) Commerce Server
2 1 (0.58%) CoreMedia CMS
2 1 (0.58%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (0.58%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (2.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.09%) SAP CRM
2 2 (1.17%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.09%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (4.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.92%) AWS CloudFormation
2 5 (2.92%) SaaS
3 1 (0.58%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.85%) Internet
2 6 (3.51%) WAN
3 3 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (1.75%) Cisco Wireless
3 3 (1.75%) HTTP
3 3 (1.75%) Intranet
3 3 (1.75%) LAN
3 3 (1.75%) MPLS
3 3 (1.75%) Unified Communications
3 3 (1.75%) VPLS
3 3 (1.75%) VPN
3 3 (1.75%) Wireless
4 2 (1.17%) Extranet
4 2 (1.17%) SMTP
4 2 (1.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.51%) Big Data
3 5 (2.92%) SAP HANA
4 4 (2.34%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 3 (1.75%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.17%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.17%) DTS
6 2 (1.17%) MySQL
6 2 (1.17%) OLAP
6 2 (1.17%) OLTP
6 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.58%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.34%) Rational Rose
2 2 (1.17%) Fiddler
2 2 (1.17%) gulp
2 2 (1.17%) ReSharper
2 2 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 49 (28.65%) Finance
2 25 (14.62%) Telecoms
3 18 (10.53%) Banking
3 18 (10.53%) Retail
4 6 (3.51%) Legal
5 4 (2.34%) Marketing
6 2 (1.17%) Back Office
7 1 (0.58%) Automotive
7 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (13.45%) Middleware
2 20 (11.70%) REST
3 17 (9.94%) .NET
4 15 (8.77%) Web Services
5 12 (7.02%) XML
6 9 (5.26%) HTML
7 8 (4.68%) CSS
7 8 (4.68%) WCF
8 7 (4.09%) EDI
9 6 (3.51%) AngularJS
9 6 (3.51%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (3.51%) SOAP
10 5 (2.92%) HTML5
10 5 (2.92%) JMS
10 5 (2.92%) JSON
11 4 (2.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (1.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (1.17%) CSS3
12 2 (1.17%) Windows Identity Foundation
12 2 (1.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.85%) Data Centre
2 8 (4.68%) Fintech
2 8 (4.68%) Mobile Banking
3 7 (4.09%) Online Banking
4 5 (2.92%) iPad
5 4 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.34%) EPoS
6 3 (1.75%) User Experience
7 2 (1.17%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.17%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.17%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.17%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.17%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.58%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.58%) SCADA
8 1 (0.58%) Smart Energy
8 1 (0.58%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.68%) Linux
2 4 (2.34%) Windows
3 2 (1.17%) Windows 10
3 2 (1.17%) Windows 8
3 2 (1.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (32.16%) TOGAF
3 48 (28.07%) SOA
4 31 (18.13%) Presales
4 31 (18.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 29 (16.96%) Zachman Framework
6 27 (15.79%) Mentoring
7 22 (12.87%) Enterprise Architecture
8 18 (10.53%) E-Commerce
8 18 (10.53%) Line Management
9 17 (9.94%) Analytics
10 16 (9.36%) IT Strategy
10 16 (9.36%) Microservices
11 15 (8.77%) Waterfall
12 14 (8.19%) CRM
12 14 (8.19%) Scrum
12 14 (8.19%) SDLC
13 13 (7.60%) UML
14 12 (7.02%) Business Development
14 12 (7.02%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 31 (18.13%) Java
2 21 (12.28%) C#
3 19 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 9 (5.26%) SQL
5 5 (2.92%) C
5 5 (2.92%) Perl
5 5 (2.92%) Python
5 5 (2.92%) Ruby
5 5 (2.92%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.17%) PHP
6 2 (1.17%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (7.60%) Degree
2 8 (4.68%) ISEB
3 5 (2.92%) CITP
4 3 (1.75%) CCIE
4 3 (1.75%) CCNP
4 3 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.58%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (0.58%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.34%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.17%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.17%) QA
3 1 (0.58%) SEPA
3 1 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.92%) Docker
2 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (4.68%) Nagios
2 5 (2.92%) Ansible
2 5 (2.92%) Cacti
2 5 (2.92%) Graphite
2 5 (2.92%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.92%) Puppet
2 5 (2.92%) ZABBIX
3 3 (1.75%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.58%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 18 (10.53%) SAP
2 11 (6.43%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.09%) Oracle
4 5 (2.92%) New Relic
4 5 (2.92%) SaltStack
5 4 (2.34%) Casewise
6 3 (1.75%) Cisco
6 3 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.75%) TIBCO
6 3 (1.75%) VocaLink
7 2 (1.17%) Adobe
7 2 (1.17%) Pega
7 2 (1.17%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.17%) VMware
8 1 (0.58%) Citrix
8 1 (0.58%) hybris
8 1 (0.58%) IBM
8 1 (0.58%) Omniture
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