Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Solutions Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 November 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
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 987 924 1124
Rank change year-on-year -63 +200 -85
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Solutions Architect 187 276 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.15% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.16% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 159 216 126
England median annual salary £75,000 £80,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - +10.34%
10th Percentile £64,500 £56,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £92,500 £108,750
UK median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 162309 172056 197302
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 96.51% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 131276 145303 165484
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Senior Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Solutions Architect in England

Senior Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior Solutions Architect in England

Senior Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Solutions Architect in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Solutions Architect in England

Senior 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 Senior Solutions Architect within the England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -5 69 £87,500 -0.57% 7
Midlands +51 36 £70,000 -1.75%
South East +34 36 £70,000 - 1
West Midlands +30 34 £70,000 -
North of England -4 29 £72,500 -3.33% 1
North West +4 21 £80,000 +6.67% 1
Yorkshire +5 8 £72,500 -3.33%
East of England -29 8 £112,500 +50.00%
South West +5 6 £62,500 -16.67%
East Midlands +40 2 £67,500 -22.86%
Senior Solutions Architect
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 England region featuring Senior Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 100 (53.48%) Finance
2 71 (37.97%) TOGAF
3 66 (35.29%) Presales
4 64 (34.22%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (29.41%) Banking
5 55 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 47 (25.13%) UML
7 46 (24.60%) Amazon AWS
8 43 (22.99%) Java
8 43 (22.99%) Management Information System
9 38 (20.32%) Analytics
10 37 (19.79%) ArchiMate
10 37 (19.79%) Microsoft Azure
11 36 (19.25%) Infrastructure Management
12 35 (18.72%) Migration
13 33 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
14 31 (16.58%) Microsoft
15 30 (16.04%) Business Intelligence
15 30 (16.04%) Data Migration
16 29 (15.51%) Data Ingestion
16 29 (15.51%) Enterprise Architecture
16 29 (15.51%) Data Integration
17 28 (14.97%) Asset Management
17 28 (14.97%) Data Acquisition
18 27 (14.44%) SOA
18 27 (14.44%) Oracle
19 21 (11.23%) .NET
20 17 (9.09%) Middleware
20 17 (9.09%) Software Engineering
20 17 (9.09%) DevOps

Senior Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 11 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (5.35%) SharePoint
3 9 (4.81%) Apache
4 4 (2.14%) JBoss
4 4 (2.14%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.07%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.53%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (3.21%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.21%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (2.14%) Lawson
2 4 (2.14%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.07%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 46 (24.60%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (19.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (7.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 13 (6.95%) PaaS
5 11 (5.88%) IaaS
5 11 (5.88%) SaaS
6 9 (4.81%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (4.28%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.07%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.53%) Force.com
9 1 (0.53%) Google Play
9 1 (0.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.81%) VPN
2 8 (4.28%) IPsec
3 6 (3.21%) 5G
3 6 (3.21%) Diameter Protocol
3 6 (3.21%) GSM
3 6 (3.21%) LTE
3 6 (3.21%) RANAP
3 6 (3.21%) UMTS
4 5 (2.67%) Internet
5 2 (1.07%) LDAP
5 2 (1.07%) WAN
6 1 (0.53%) ATM
6 1 (0.53%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.53%) Converged Networks
6 1 (0.53%) DHCP
6 1 (0.53%) DNS
6 1 (0.53%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.53%) LAN
6 1 (0.53%) SAN
6 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (7.49%) Big Data
3 11 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 10 (5.35%) Hadoop
5 8 (4.28%) Amazon RDS
6 7 (3.74%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.67%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.67%) SQL Server
8 4 (2.14%) Geospatial Data
9 3 (1.60%) CouchDB
9 3 (1.60%) MySQL
10 2 (1.07%) Data Lake
10 2 (1.07%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.07%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.07%) Spatial Data
10 2 (1.07%) Sqoop
11 1 (0.53%) BigQuery
11 1 (0.53%) Bigtable
11 1 (0.53%) GIS
11 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (4.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 8 (4.28%) Hudson
1 8 (4.28%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.60%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.53%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.53%) ReSharper
4 1 (0.53%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 100 (53.48%) Finance
2 55 (29.41%) Banking
3 11 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.74%) Retail
4 7 (3.74%) Retail Banking
5 5 (2.67%) Marketing
6 4 (2.14%) Publishing
7 3 (1.60%) Advertising
8 1 (0.53%) Automotive
8 1 (0.53%) Back Office
8 1 (0.53%) Digital Economy
8 1 (0.53%) Electronics
8 1 (0.53%) Front Office
8 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (11.23%) .NET
2 17 (9.09%) Middleware
3 16 (8.56%) Web Services
4 11 (5.88%) JSON
5 9 (4.81%) CSS
5 9 (4.81%) HTML
5 9 (4.81%) J2EE
6 7 (3.74%) Node.js
7 6 (3.21%) AngularJS
7 6 (3.21%) React
7 6 (3.21%) REST
7 6 (3.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (2.14%) .NET Framework
8 4 (2.14%) JDBC
8 4 (2.14%) jQuery
8 4 (2.14%) SOAP
9 3 (1.60%) Apache Flex
9 3 (1.60%) RESTful
10 2 (1.07%) ASP.NET
10 2 (1.07%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 43 (22.99%) Management Information System
2 13 (6.95%) Computer Science
3 10 (5.35%) Public Cloud
3 10 (5.35%) User Experience
4 9 (4.81%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.28%) Mobile App
5 8 (4.28%) Private Cloud
6 6 (3.21%) Client/Server
6 6 (3.21%) Handset
6 6 (3.21%) PlayStation
6 6 (3.21%) Smartphone
6 6 (3.21%) Video\Live Streaming
6 6 (3.21%) Xbox
7 5 (2.67%) Data Centre
8 4 (2.14%) Cloud Native
8 4 (2.14%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.60%) Credit Risk
9 3 (1.60%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (1.07%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.56%) Windows
2 13 (6.95%) Android
2 13 (6.95%) Apple iOS
3 6 (3.21%) Windows Phone
4 5 (2.67%) Linux
5 4 (2.14%) Unix
6 1 (0.53%) CentOS
6 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (37.97%) TOGAF
2 66 (35.29%) Presales
3 64 (34.22%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 47 (25.13%) UML
6 38 (20.32%) Analytics
7 37 (19.79%) ArchiMate
8 36 (19.25%) Infrastructure Management
9 35 (18.72%) Migration
10 30 (16.04%) Business Intelligence
10 30 (16.04%) Data Migration
11 29 (15.51%) Data Ingestion
11 29 (15.51%) Data Integration
11 29 (15.51%) Enterprise Architecture
12 28 (14.97%) Asset Management
12 28 (14.97%) Data Acquisition
13 27 (14.44%) SOA
14 17 (9.09%) DevOps
14 17 (9.09%) Software Engineering
15 15 (8.02%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 43 (22.99%) Java
2 15 (8.02%) Python
2 15 (8.02%) SQL
3 14 (7.49%) JavaScript
4 13 (6.95%) C#
5 6 (3.21%) Objective-C
6 4 (2.14%) PHP
7 2 (1.07%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.53%) C
8 1 (0.53%) C++
8 1 (0.53%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (8.56%) Degree
2 5 (2.67%) SC Cleared
2 5 (2.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.14%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.60%) EMCTA
4 3 (1.60%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.07%) EMCSA
5 2 (1.07%) NCDA
6 1 (0.53%) APMP
6 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.53%) MCSD
6 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.21%) QA
2 5 (2.67%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.07%) GAAP
3 2 (1.07%) GDPR
3 2 (1.07%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.53%) COBIT
4 1 (0.53%) GCP
4 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (4.28%) Docker
2 3 (1.60%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.07%) Apache Flume
3 2 (1.07%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (4.81%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (4.81%) Puppet
2 8 (4.28%) Ansible
2 8 (4.28%) Kubernetes
2 8 (4.28%) Mesos
2 8 (4.28%) rkt
2 8 (4.28%) Terraform
3 2 (1.07%) Ambari
3 2 (1.07%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.53%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.53%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 31 (16.58%) Microsoft
2 27 (14.44%) Oracle
3 11 (5.88%) IBM
4 6 (3.21%) Autodesk
4 6 (3.21%) NetApp
5 4 (2.14%) Google
5 4 (2.14%) Infor
5 4 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (2.14%) VMware
5 4 (2.14%) Workday
6 3 (1.60%) Cisco
6 3 (1.60%) EMC
6 3 (1.60%) SAP
6 3 (1.60%) Veritas
7 2 (1.07%) CA
7 2 (1.07%) Cloudera
7 2 (1.07%) Hortonworks
7 2 (1.07%) HP
7 2 (1.07%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.53%) Xamarin