Solutions Architect Jobs in England

Solution Architect
UK > England

The median Solution Architect salary in England is £80,000 per year, according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months leading to 21 June 2024.

The table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
21 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 111 114 210
Rank change year-on-year +3 +96 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 2,223 2,480 2,853
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.33% 3.02% 1.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.46% 3.31% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,337 1,347 1,339
10th Percentile £56,809 £63,750 £65,000
25th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £85,000 £85,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%
75th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £102,500
90th Percentile £120,000 £110,000 £115,000
UK median annual salary £80,000 £85,000 £82,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03% +6.45%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England

For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies 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.

Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 90,431 74,847 138,483
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.61% 91.19% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 65,915 49,353 75,297
10th Percentile £28,500 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £38,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £60,713 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -13.53% +1.19% +9.09%
75th Percentile £70,000 £81,250 £80,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £100,000 £97,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +9.09%

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in England

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Solutions Architect in England.

Salary trend for Solutions Architect in England

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Solutions Architect in England over the 6 months to 21 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Solutions Architect in England

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 Solutions Architect within the England region over the 6 months to 21 June 2024. 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
Jobs
London +23 912 £92,500 +2.78% 164
North of England +4 430 £75,000 -2.00% 30
South East 0 362 £77,500 -8.82% 35
Midlands -13 306 £70,000 -6.67% 29
North West -7 220 £70,000 -12.10% 22
Yorkshire +39 180 £77,500 +3.33% 7
West Midlands +27 180 £77,500 +3.33% 17
South West -22 180 £70,000 -6.04% 23
East Midlands -43 125 £60,000 -17.24% 12
North East -10 30 £79,063 -18.91% 1
East of England -100 23 £97,500 +14.71%
Solutions Architect
UK

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England

For the 6 months to 21 June 2024, Solutions Architect job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 792 (35.63%) Agile
2 746 (33.56%) Social Skills
3 716 (32.21%) Finance
4 593 (26.68%) Roadmaps
5 550 (24.74%) Azure
6 539 (24.25%) TOGAF
7 490 (22.04%) Enterprise Architecture
8 465 (20.92%) Microsoft
9 415 (18.67%) ERP
10 393 (17.68%) SAP
11 387 (17.41%) Oracle
12 380 (17.09%) AWS
13 361 (16.24%) Data Management
14 353 (15.88%) Strategic Roadmap
15 328 (14.75%) Change Management
16 304 (13.68%) SAP ERP
16 304 (13.68%) Anaplan
17 300 (13.50%) Performance Management
17 300 (13.50%) Broadband
18 299 (13.45%) SAS
18 299 (13.45%) Hyperion
19 269 (12.10%) Problem-Solving
20 260 (11.70%) Degree
21 236 (10.62%) Security Cleared
22 220 (9.90%) Microservices
23 214 (9.63%) Presales
24 213 (9.58%) Mentoring
25 190 (8.55%) GCP
26 189 (8.50%) SC Cleared
27 180 (8.10%) DevOps

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 299 (13.45%) SAS
2 81 (3.64%) Apache Airflow
3 78 (3.51%) Apache
4 60 (2.70%) SharePoint
5 28 (1.26%) WebLogic
6 19 (0.85%) CMS
7 17 (0.76%) Microsoft Exchange
8 6 (0.27%) Drupal
9 4 (0.18%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.18%) ArcGIS
9 4 (0.18%) IIS
10 3 (0.13%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (0.13%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.13%) WordPress
11 2 (0.090%) Anypoint
11 2 (0.090%) Confluence
12 1 (0.045%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.045%) Appian
12 1 (0.045%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.045%) nginx
Applications
1 31 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (1.12%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (0.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.27%) Simulink
5 3 (0.13%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.090%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 304 (13.68%) SAP ERP
2 66 (2.97%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 45 (2.02%) SAP S/4HANA
4 33 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
5 16 (0.72%) SAP BPC
6 13 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (0.22%) Elite 3E
7 5 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
7 5 (0.22%) Salesforce CRM
7 5 (0.22%) SAP FI
8 4 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.13%) SAP CX
9 3 (0.13%) SAP IBP
9 3 (0.13%) SAP IS-U
9 3 (0.13%) SAP MM
9 3 (0.13%) SAP PP
9 3 (0.13%) SAP SD
10 2 (0.090%) SAP FI/CO
10 2 (0.090%) SAP MRS
Cloud Services
1 550 (24.74%) Azure
2 380 (17.09%) AWS
3 190 (8.55%) GCP
4 156 (7.02%) Dynamics 365
5 141 (6.34%) Power Platform
6 130 (5.85%) SaaS
7 116 (5.22%) Microsoft 365
8 83 (3.73%) Snowflake
9 80 (3.60%) dbt
10 73 (3.28%) Azure DevOps
11 66 (2.97%) PaaS
12 60 (2.70%) IaaS
13 47 (2.11%) PowerApps
14 40 (1.80%) Amazon EKS
14 40 (1.80%) AWS CloudFormation
15 37 (1.66%) Power Automate
16 33 (1.48%) Amazon SQS
17 28 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
18 26 (1.17%) Serverless
19 23 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 300 (13.50%) Broadband
2 34 (1.53%) DNS
2 34 (1.53%) Firewall
3 31 (1.39%) SD-WAN
3 31 (1.39%) WAN
4 28 (1.26%) BGP
4 28 (1.26%) SSL
4 28 (1.26%) TCP/IP
5 15 (0.67%) Wireless
6 13 (0.58%) Network Security
7 7 (0.31%) Intranet
8 5 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (0.18%) VoIP
10 3 (0.13%) 4G
10 3 (0.13%) 5G
10 3 (0.13%) DHCP
10 3 (0.13%) PBX
11 2 (0.090%) Internet
11 2 (0.090%) LAN
11 2 (0.090%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (4.27%) Data Lake
2 83 (3.73%) Amazon Athena
3 79 (3.55%) Apache Arrow
3 79 (3.55%) Dremio
4 76 (3.42%) Apache Ignite
5 67 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
6 65 (2.92%) Relational Database
7 45 (2.02%) Power BI
8 44 (1.98%) SQL Server
9 43 (1.93%) NoSQL
10 38 (1.71%) Amazon RDS
11 30 (1.35%) Oracle Database
11 30 (1.35%) RDBMS
12 19 (0.85%) DB2
13 18 (0.81%) SAP BW
14 17 (0.76%) MongoDB
15 16 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
16 11 (0.49%) MySQL
17 10 (0.45%) Big Data
17 10 (0.45%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 14 (0.63%) Jenkins
1 14 (0.63%) Rational DOORS
2 9 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (0.40%) Visual Studio
3 5 (0.22%) JIRA
4 4 (0.18%) Maven
5 3 (0.13%) Git
5 3 (0.13%) GitLab
5 3 (0.13%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.090%) SonarQube
6 2 (0.090%) Spinnaker
7 1 (0.045%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.045%) Mocha
7 1 (0.045%) Selenium
7 1 (0.045%) Vagrant
General
1 746 (33.56%) Social Skills
2 716 (32.21%) Finance
3 154 (6.93%) Retail
4 153 (6.88%) Banking
5 152 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
6 101 (4.54%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 89 (4.00%) Public Sector
8 80 (3.60%) Front Office
9 76 (3.42%) Investment Banking
10 64 (2.88%) Legal
11 62 (2.79%) Presentation Skills
12 47 (2.11%) Influencing Skills
12 47 (2.11%) Manufacturing
13 44 (1.98%) Marketing
14 29 (1.30%) Law
15 25 (1.12%) Documentation Skills
15 25 (1.12%) Organisational Skills
16 21 (0.94%) Advertising
16 21 (0.94%) Aerospace
16 21 (0.94%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (4.90%) .NET
2 79 (3.55%) gRPC
2 79 (3.55%) Protocol Buffers
3 76 (3.42%) NumPy
3 76 (3.42%) Pandas
3 76 (3.42%) SciPy
4 40 (1.80%) Spring Boot
5 32 (1.44%) Middleware
6 30 (1.35%) RabbitMQ
7 23 (1.03%) Kafka
8 21 (0.94%) HTML
9 18 (0.81%) REST
9 18 (0.81%) Web Services
10 17 (0.76%) CSS
11 13 (0.58%) PySpark
11 13 (0.58%) React
11 13 (0.58%) SOAP
12 12 (0.54%) AngularJS
12 12 (0.54%) Node.js
13 11 (0.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 170 (7.65%) Public Cloud
2 83 (3.73%) Cloud Native
3 79 (3.55%) Derivative
3 79 (3.55%) Equities
3 79 (3.55%) Fixed Income
3 79 (3.55%) Hedge funds
4 76 (3.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 65 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
6 43 (1.93%) Data Centre
7 40 (1.80%) IoT
8 37 (1.66%) PMI
9 28 (1.26%) Management Information System
10 23 (1.03%) Product Ownership
11 21 (0.94%) Mobile App
12 20 (0.90%) Reinsurance
13 17 (0.76%) Self-Motivation
14 15 (0.67%) Hybrid Cloud
14 15 (0.67%) Operational Technology
15 12 (0.54%) Analytical Mindset
16 11 (0.49%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 57 (2.56%) Linux
2 29 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (0.76%) Windows
4 8 (0.36%) VME
5 7 (0.31%) Android
5 7 (0.31%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.090%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.090%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.045%) HPUX
7 1 (0.045%) Solaris
7 1 (0.045%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 792 (35.63%) Agile
2 593 (26.68%) Roadmaps
3 539 (24.25%) TOGAF
4 490 (22.04%) Enterprise Architecture
5 415 (18.67%) ERP
6 361 (16.24%) Data Management
7 353 (15.88%) Strategic Roadmap
8 328 (14.75%) Change Management
9 300 (13.50%) Performance Management
10 269 (12.10%) Problem-Solving
11 220 (9.90%) Microservices
12 214 (9.63%) Presales
13 213 (9.58%) Mentoring
14 180 (8.10%) DevOps
15 170 (7.65%) Coaching
16 164 (7.38%) Migration
17 156 (7.02%) Architectural Patterns
18 144 (6.48%) Line Management
19 143 (6.43%) IT Strategy
20 142 (6.39%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 147 (6.61%) JavaScript
2 129 (5.80%) Java
3 127 (5.71%) Python
4 84 (3.78%) TypeScript
5 83 (3.73%) C#
6 79 (3.55%) SQL
7 16 (0.72%) PowerShell
8 15 (0.67%) Bicep
9 12 (0.54%) Go
10 11 (0.49%) MATLAB
11 9 (0.40%) R
12 8 (0.36%) Apex Code
12 8 (0.36%) COBOL
12 8 (0.36%) Micro Focus COBOL
12 8 (0.36%) T-SQL
13 7 (0.31%) Scala
14 6 (0.27%) Bash
14 6 (0.27%) PHP
15 5 (0.22%) Perl
15 5 (0.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 260 (11.70%) Degree
2 236 (10.62%) Security Cleared
3 189 (8.50%) SC Cleared
4 116 (5.22%) TOGAF Certification
5 72 (3.24%) Azure Certification
6 67 (3.01%) Computer Science Degree
7 63 (2.83%) AWS Certification
8 58 (2.61%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
9 53 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
10 38 (1.71%) PMI Certification
11 24 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
12 22 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
13 21 (0.94%) CCNP
14 20 (0.90%) DV Cleared
15 19 (0.85%) Master's Degree
16 18 (0.81%) CCNA
17 11 (0.49%) AWS Certified Developer
17 11 (0.49%) CISSP
18 9 (0.40%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
19 4 (0.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (0.67%) PMO
2 13 (0.58%) QA
3 12 (0.54%) Accessibility
3 12 (0.54%) SLA
4 10 (0.45%) GDPR
5 9 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.31%) Data Quality
6 7 (0.31%) NIST
7 6 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (0.13%) HMG Infosec
8 3 (0.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 3 (0.13%) JSP 440
8 3 (0.13%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.13%) RMADS
9 2 (0.090%) GRC
9 2 (0.090%) ISO 20022
10 1 (0.045%) IFRS
10 1 (0.045%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.045%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.045%) Solvency II
System Software
1 48 (2.16%) Docker
2 15 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (0.58%) Active Directory
4 9 (0.40%) KVM
5 4 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.045%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.045%) LXC
6 1 (0.045%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.045%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.045%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 61 (2.74%) Kubernetes
2 58 (2.61%) Terraform
3 15 (0.67%) CASB
4 13 (0.58%) Ansible
5 8 (0.36%) Puppet
6 6 (0.27%) Progress Chef
7 4 (0.18%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 4 (0.18%) Jamf Pro
8 3 (0.13%) Grafana
8 3 (0.13%) HP Fortify
8 3 (0.13%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (0.13%) Prometheus
8 3 (0.13%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.090%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.090%) vCenter Server
10 1 (0.045%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.045%) Nagios
10 1 (0.045%) Oracle Identity Management
10 1 (0.045%) vRealize
10 1 (0.045%) VxRail
Vendors
1 465 (20.92%) Microsoft
2 393 (17.68%) SAP
3 387 (17.41%) Oracle
4 304 (13.68%) Anaplan
5 299 (13.45%) Hyperion
6 85 (3.82%) Google
7 69 (3.10%) Sparx
8 66 (2.97%) Salesforce
9 39 (1.75%) Cisco
10 29 (1.30%) Apple
10 29 (1.30%) IBM
11 25 (1.12%) ServiceNow
12 21 (0.94%) Databricks
13 19 (0.85%) Adobe
14 17 (0.76%) Dell
14 17 (0.76%) MuleSoft
15 16 (0.72%) Meraki
15 16 (0.72%) VMware
16 14 (0.63%) Bloomberg
16 14 (0.63%) Reuters