The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 22 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
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 123 153
Rank change year-on-year +11 +30  
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 34 25 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.62% 1.08% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.66% 1.12% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 16
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14%  
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 Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2046 2224 2795
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 97.47% 96.19% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1755 1859 2222
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 3 months to 22 June 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
Hemel Hempstead +8 12 £67,500 +3.84%
Welwyn Garden City - 7 - -
Watford -10 5 £75,000 -26.82%
Berkhamsted - 2 £70,000 -
Kings Langley - 2 £70,000 -
St Albans - 2 £70,000 -
Stevenage - 1 - -
Solutions Architect
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 36 (46.15%) TOGAF
2 26 (33.33%) Finance
3 20 (25.64%) SAP
4 18 (23.08%) Oracle
4 18 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
5 17 (21.79%) Zachman Framework
6 16 (20.51%) Java
7 14 (17.95%) Degree
7 14 (17.95%) Presales
8 12 (15.38%) CRM
8 12 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
9 11 (14.10%) Middleware
9 11 (14.10%) Informatics
10 10 (12.82%) Process Improvement
10 10 (12.82%) SaaS
10 10 (12.82%) IT Strategy
11 9 (11.54%) SuccessFactors
11 9 (11.54%) Project Management
11 9 (11.54%) Banking
11 9 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (10.26%) Retail
12 8 (10.26%) Marketing
12 8 (10.26%) Technical Architecture
12 8 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (10.26%) Data Architecture
12 8 (10.26%) SDLC
13 7 (8.97%) Computer Science Degree
13 7 (8.97%) FMCG
13 7 (8.97%) Analytics

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 (1.28%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.28%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (7.69%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.28%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.28%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.28%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.82%) SaaS
2 9 (11.54%) SuccessFactors
3 4 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.97%) Firewall
2 4 (5.13%) LAN
2 4 (5.13%) Network Security
2 4 (5.13%) VPN
2 4 (5.13%) WAN
3 3 (3.85%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (5.13%) MySQL
2 2 (2.56%) Big Data
2 2 (2.56%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) JIRA
General
1 26 (33.33%) Finance
2 12 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
3 9 (11.54%) Banking
4 8 (10.26%) Marketing
4 8 (10.26%) Retail
5 2 (2.56%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.28%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.10%) Middleware
2 4 (5.13%) CSS
2 4 (5.13%) HTML
2 4 (5.13%) jQuery
2 4 (5.13%) Web Services
3 2 (2.56%) J2EE
3 2 (2.56%) Spring
3 2 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (8.97%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.97%) FMCG
3 6 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (7.69%) Pharmacovigilance
4 4 (5.13%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.13%) Public Cloud
5 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.85%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.56%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.28%) Biotechnology
7 1 (1.28%) CESG
7 1 (1.28%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.13%) Linux
2 2 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (46.15%) TOGAF
2 18 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
3 17 (21.79%) Zachman Framework
4 14 (17.95%) Presales
5 12 (15.38%) CRM
6 11 (14.10%) Informatics
7 10 (12.82%) IT Strategy
7 10 (12.82%) Process Improvement
8 9 (11.54%) Project Management
8 9 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (10.26%) Data Architecture
9 8 (10.26%) SDLC
9 8 (10.26%) Technical Architecture
10 7 (8.97%) Analytics
10 7 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (8.97%) Data Modelling
10 7 (8.97%) Service Management
11 6 (7.69%) E-Commerce
11 6 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.51%) Java
2 5 (6.41%) R
3 4 (5.13%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.13%) PHP
3 4 (5.13%) Python
4 2 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (17.95%) Degree
2 7 (8.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.85%) PMP
4 2 (2.56%) Master's Degree
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) QA
1 1 (1.28%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (5.13%) Hyper-V
1 4 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (5.13%) vSphere
2 1 (1.28%) Firmware
Vendors
1 20 (25.64%) SAP
2 18 (23.08%) Oracle
3 6 (7.69%) Retek
4 5 (6.41%) Teradata
5 4 (5.13%) Cisco
5 4 (5.13%) EMC
5 4 (5.13%) NetApp
5 4 (5.13%) VMware
6 2 (2.56%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.28%) PeopleSoft