The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £44,317 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solution Architect
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 52 - 54
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 3 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.76% - 1.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% - 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 8
Median salary £44,317 - £52,000
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 Leicester. 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
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 386 315 426
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 98.22% 99.68% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 345 254 355
Median salary £36,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.11% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in Leicester

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Solutions Architect in Leicester

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 26 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 Leicester region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Data Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (75.00%) CMS
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) ERP
3 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) XSLT
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) Content Management
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 3 (75.00%) CMS
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) Skype
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Data Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (50.00%) Content Management
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) ERP
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) B2B
4 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
4 1 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
4 1 (25.00%) Predictive Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
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