Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £70,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

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

Solution Architect
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 130 155
Rank change year-on-year -43 +25 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 44 87 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.98% 1.98% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 2.03% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 24 63 59
Hertfordshire median annual salary £70,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% +3.85% -3.70%
10th Percentile £57,500 £49,000 £54,600
90th Percentile £85,000 £90,000 £94,750
East of England median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £68,500
% change year-on-year +7.41% -1.46% -2.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 4,335 4,279 4,922
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.78% 97.40% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3,690 3,569 4,078
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +1.12% +4.71%

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in Hertfordshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Solutions Architect in Hertfordshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solutions Architect in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Solutions Architect in Hertfordshire

Solutions Architect
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. 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
Rickmansworth -5 4 £81,250 +8.33%
Hemel Hempstead -8 4 £77,500 +3.33% 1
Watford -32 3 £60,000 - 1
Solutions Architect
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 22 (50.00%) SAP
2 17 (38.64%) Manufacturing
3 16 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (34.09%) Finance
5 12 (27.27%) Oracle
6 10 (22.73%) Retail
7 9 (20.45%) CRM
8 8 (18.18%) Presales
9 7 (15.91%) Customer Requirements
9 7 (15.91%) SQL
10 6 (13.64%) Middleware
10 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (11.36%) System Testing
11 5 (11.36%) Performance Management
11 5 (11.36%) Oracle Retail
11 5 (11.36%) Fintech
11 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 5 (11.36%) SDLC
11 5 (11.36%) SAP CO
11 5 (11.36%) SAP FI/CO
11 5 (11.36%) SAP FI
11 5 (11.36%) Retek
11 5 (11.36%) .NET
11 5 (11.36%) PL/SQL
12 4 (9.09%) Siebel
12 4 (9.09%) SAP HR
12 4 (9.09%) SAP APO
12 4 (9.09%) SAP MM
12 4 (9.09%) SAP PP
12 4 (9.09%) SAP WM

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Oracle Retail
1 5 (11.36%) SAP CO
1 5 (11.36%) SAP FI
1 5 (11.36%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (9.09%) SAP APO
2 4 (9.09%) SAP HCM
2 4 (9.09%) SAP HR
2 4 (9.09%) SAP LE
2 4 (9.09%) SAP MM
2 4 (9.09%) SAP Payroll
2 4 (9.09%) SAP PP
2 4 (9.09%) SAP SCM
2 4 (9.09%) SAP WM
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle CRM
3 3 (6.82%) SAP CRM
3 3 (6.82%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (4.55%) BASE24
4 2 (4.55%) Postilion
5 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (6.82%) IaaS
2 3 (6.82%) PaaS
2 3 (6.82%) SaaS
3 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.82%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.55%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.27%) MySQL
4 1 (2.27%) OLTP
General
1 17 (38.64%) Manufacturing
2 15 (34.09%) Finance
3 10 (22.73%) Retail
4 2 (4.55%) Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) Middleware
2 5 (11.36%) .NET
3 4 (9.09%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (2.27%) CSS
4 1 (2.27%) HTML
4 1 (2.27%) jQuery
4 1 (2.27%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Fintech
2 2 (4.55%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.27%) EMC VNX
3 1 (2.27%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (2.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Linux
2 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.55%) Windows
3 1 (2.27%) Solaris
3 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (20.45%) CRM
3 8 (18.18%) Presales
4 7 (15.91%) Customer Requirements
5 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (11.36%) Performance Management
6 5 (11.36%) SDLC
6 5 (11.36%) System Testing
7 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (6.82%) Customer-Centricity
8 3 (6.82%) Information Security
8 3 (6.82%) TOGAF
8 3 (6.82%) Zachman Framework
9 2 (4.55%) Analytics
9 2 (4.55%) B2B
9 2 (4.55%) BPR
9 2 (4.55%) Business Development
9 2 (4.55%) Change Control
9 2 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) SQL
2 5 (11.36%) PL/SQL
3 3 (6.82%) Java
4 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) ACCA
1 4 (9.09%) CIMA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) OpenView
1 1 (2.27%) SCCM
1 1 (2.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (50.00%) SAP
2 12 (27.27%) Oracle
3 5 (11.36%) Retek
4 4 (9.09%) Siebel
5 3 (6.82%) hybris
5 3 (6.82%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.27%) BMC
7 1 (2.27%) Brocade
7 1 (2.27%) Cisco
7 1 (2.27%) Dell
7 1 (2.27%) EMC
7 1 (2.27%) IBM
7 1 (2.27%) Sun
7 1 (2.27%) VMware