The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solution Architect
Rank 120 131 76
Rank change year-on-year +11 -55  
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 43 42 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.66% 1.28% 3.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.70% 1.33% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 40 38 85
Median salary £67,500 £62,500 £62,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +0.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,250 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2527 3168 3603
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.34% 96.67% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2226 2608 2889
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in Leeds

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Solutions Architect in Leeds

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solutions Architect in Leeds over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Solutions Architect in Leeds

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Leeds region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 45 (52.94%) Java
2 40 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (29.41%) TOGAF
4 24 (28.24%) API Design
5 22 (25.88%) Games
6 21 (24.71%) Business Analysis
7 19 (22.35%) .NET
8 17 (20.00%) Advertising
9 14 (16.47%) SQL
10 13 (15.29%) JavaScript
10 13 (15.29%) Docker
10 13 (15.29%) Microservices
11 12 (14.12%) High Availability
12 11 (12.94%) Puppet
12 11 (12.94%) Node.js
12 11 (12.94%) E-Commerce
13 10 (11.76%) VMware
14 9 (10.59%) Enterprise Architecture
14 9 (10.59%) Oracle
14 9 (10.59%) Microsoft
14 9 (10.59%) ArchiMate
14 9 (10.59%) IT Strategy
15 8 (9.41%) React
15 8 (9.41%) CRM
15 8 (9.41%) Finance
15 8 (9.41%) Open Source
16 7 (8.24%) VMware Infrastructure
16 7 (8.24%) Analytics
17 6 (7.06%) Hybrid Cloud
17 6 (7.06%) Amazon AWS

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (2.35%) Apache
1 2 (2.35%) CMS
1 2 (2.35%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) SAP HCM
1 3 (3.53%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.06%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.88%) PaaS
2 5 (5.88%) SaaS
3 3 (3.53%) IaaS
3 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) HTTP
1 2 (2.35%) Internet
2 1 (1.18%) Intranet
2 1 (1.18%) LAN
2 1 (1.18%) SSL
2 1 (1.18%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.53%) SAP HANA
3 2 (2.35%) MySQL
3 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.18%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.18%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (1.18%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.18%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.35%) NUnit
2 1 (1.18%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.18%) JUnit
2 1 (1.18%) NuGet
2 1 (1.18%) Selenium
2 1 (1.18%) SonarQube
2 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.18%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.18%) VersionOne
General
1 22 (25.88%) Games
2 17 (20.00%) Advertising
3 8 (9.41%) Finance
4 6 (7.06%) Legal
5 3 (3.53%) Retail
6 1 (1.18%) Banking
6 1 (1.18%) Billing
6 1 (1.18%) Marketing
6 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.35%) .NET
2 11 (12.94%) Node.js
3 8 (9.41%) React
4 4 (4.71%) Web Services
5 3 (3.53%) LAMP
5 3 (3.53%) Middleware
6 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.35%) CSS
6 2 (2.35%) SOAP
6 2 (2.35%) XML
7 1 (1.18%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.18%) CSS3
7 1 (1.18%) HTML
7 1 (1.18%) MDX
7 1 (1.18%) OAuth
7 1 (1.18%) OpenID
7 1 (1.18%) REST
7 1 (1.18%) SAML
7 1 (1.18%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.06%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (4.71%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.35%) Clustering
3 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.18%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.18%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.18%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.18%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (1.18%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.18%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.06%) Linux
2 3 (3.53%) Windows
3 1 (1.18%) Android
3 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.18%) Unix
3 1 (1.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (29.41%) TOGAF
3 24 (28.24%) API Design
4 21 (24.71%) Business Analysis
5 13 (15.29%) Microservices
6 12 (14.12%) High Availability
7 11 (12.94%) E-Commerce
8 9 (10.59%) ArchiMate
8 9 (10.59%) Enterprise Architecture
8 9 (10.59%) IT Strategy
9 8 (9.41%) CRM
9 8 (9.41%) Open Source
10 7 (8.24%) Analytics
11 6 (7.06%) Zachman Framework
12 5 (5.88%) Coaching
12 5 (5.88%) Mentoring
12 5 (5.88%) Presales
12 5 (5.88%) SOA
13 4 (4.71%) DevOps
13 4 (4.71%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 45 (52.94%) Java
2 14 (16.47%) SQL
3 13 (15.29%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.06%) C#
5 5 (5.88%) PHP
6 1 (1.18%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 3 (3.53%) ISEB
2 1 (1.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.18%) IFRS
2 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (15.29%) Docker
2 7 (8.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (12.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (11.76%) VMware
2 9 (10.59%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.59%) Oracle
3 6 (7.06%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (4.71%) SAP
5 2 (2.35%) Cisco
5 2 (2.35%) HP
6 1 (1.18%) Citrix
6 1 (1.18%) Google
6 1 (1.18%) IBM
6 1 (1.18%) Informatica
6 1 (1.18%) Nintex
6 1 (1.18%) Pega
6 1 (1.18%) Red Hat
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