The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Ipswich 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
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 44 66
Rank change year-on-year +11 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 9 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 4.02% 1.19% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.11% 1.20% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 3
Median salary £62,500 £70,000 £51,252
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.71% +36.58%  
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 Ipswich. 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
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 219 332 473
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 97.77% 99.10% 98.13%
Number of salaries quoted 208 306 442
Median salary £40,000 £35,493 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.69% +9.20%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £57,500
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 Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in Ipswich

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for Solutions Architect in Ipswich

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

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

Salary histogram for Solutions Architect in Ipswich

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

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 Ipswich region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 14 (77.78%) TOGAF
2 8 (44.44%) ArchiMate
3 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
3 7 (38.89%) Degree
4 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 6 (33.33%) Retail
4 6 (33.33%) ERP
4 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (22.22%) Finance
6 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (16.67%) Big Data
6 3 (16.67%) Analytics
7 2 (11.11%) Inmon Methodology
7 2 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (11.11%) Data Acquisition
7 2 (11.11%) IT Strategy
7 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (11.11%) Informatica
7 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
7 2 (11.11%) SOA
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle
7 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
7 2 (11.11%) Kalido
7 2 (11.11%) Billing
7 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
7 2 (11.11%) QA

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Big Data
2 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.11%) Kalido
2 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (33.33%) Retail
2 4 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (11.11%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) REST
1 1 (5.56%) SOAP
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
1 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) DataPower
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) TOGAF
2 8 (44.44%) ArchiMate
3 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
4 6 (33.33%) ERP
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (16.67%) Analytics
6 2 (11.11%) Data Acquisition
6 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 2 (11.11%) Inmon Methodology
6 2 (11.11%) IT Strategy
6 2 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (11.11%) SOA
7 1 (5.56%) Data Architecture
7 1 (5.56%) Investment Management
7 1 (5.56%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
7 1 (5.56%) TDD
7 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
2 6 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) iptables
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Informatica
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
Ipswich, Suffolk
Kcom Group Plc
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago