The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Farnborough during the 3 months to 27 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
Hampshire / Farnborough
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 52 51
Rank change year-on-year +13 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 11 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 4.30% 0.84% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.49% 0.87% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 4
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% -  
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 Farnborough. 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
Farnborough
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 245 345 348
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 95.70% 96.10% 99.15%
Number of salaries quoted 211 285 294
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 Farnborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in Farnborough

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Salary trend for Solutions Architect in Farnborough

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solutions Architect in Farnborough over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Solutions Architect in Farnborough

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Farnborough region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 8 (50.00%) VMware
1 8 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (50.00%) CentOS
1 8 (50.00%) Juniper
1 8 (50.00%) SAN
1 8 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 6 (37.50%) Customer Requirements
2 6 (37.50%) IT Strategy
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (37.50%) Marketing
3 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (25.00%) Dell
3 4 (25.00%) DHCP
3 4 (25.00%) DNS
3 4 (25.00%) vCenter Server
3 4 (25.00%) Boundary Protection
3 4 (25.00%) Dell Compellent
4 3 (18.75%) Presales

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Farnborough 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 8 (50.00%) SAN
2 4 (25.00%) DHCP
2 4 (25.00%) DNS
General
1 6 (37.50%) Marketing
2 3 (18.75%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) CentOS
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
1 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (37.50%) Customer Requirements
2 6 (37.50%) IT Strategy
3 4 (25.00%) Boundary Protection
4 3 (18.75%) Data Security
4 3 (18.75%) Presales
5 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (12.50%) Microservices
5 2 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Task Automation
5 2 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
1 2 (12.50%) Go
1 2 (12.50%) Java
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 2 (12.50%) Python
1 2 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco
1 8 (50.00%) Juniper
1 8 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 8 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (25.00%) Dell
2 4 (25.00%) Dell Compellent
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
Farnborough, Hampshire
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Salary: £65,000-£75,000 + Bonus & Benefits
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