The median annual salary for a Microsoft Solutions Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Microsoft Solution Architect
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 592 630 650
Rank change year-on-year +38 +20  
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Solutions Architect 24 14 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.066% 0.035% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.036% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 21
Median salary £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
UK excluding London median salary £92,500 £67,500 £71,250
% change year-on-year +37.03% -5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34367 38431 43064
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.84% 95.93% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 27870 33422 36403
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Microsoft Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Solutions Architect in London

Microsoft Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Solutions Architect in London

Microsoft Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Solutions Architect in London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Solutions Architect in London

Microsoft Solutions Architect
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Solutions Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 24 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
Canary Wharf - 11 - -
City of London - 2 £75,000 -
Microsoft Solutions Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Microsoft 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 London region featuring Microsoft Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 43 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 36 (83.72%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (53.49%) SQL Server
4 21 (48.84%) Windows
5 20 (46.51%) Active Directory
5 20 (46.51%) SharePoint
6 19 (44.19%) DNS
6 19 (44.19%) Service Management
6 19 (44.19%) Change Management
6 19 (44.19%) DMZ
6 19 (44.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (44.19%) Project Management
6 19 (44.19%) MS Visio
6 19 (44.19%) MS Exchange
6 19 (44.19%) IIS
6 19 (44.19%) Microsoft Project
6 19 (44.19%) VBScript
6 19 (44.19%) ITIL
6 19 (44.19%) PRINCE2
6 19 (44.19%) Replication
6 19 (44.19%) VMware
6 19 (44.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 19 (44.19%) SQL Server 2005
6 19 (44.19%) Performance Testing
6 19 (44.19%) VMware Infrastructure
6 19 (44.19%) PowerShell
6 19 (44.19%) Time Management
6 19 (44.19%) VMware ESXi
6 19 (44.19%) Exchange Server 2010
6 19 (44.19%) ITIL V3

Microsoft Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 20 (46.51%) SharePoint
2 19 (44.19%) Exchange Server 2010
2 19 (44.19%) IIS
2 19 (44.19%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (44.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 19 (44.19%) Microsoft Project
1 19 (44.19%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 17 (39.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 16 (37.21%) Dynamics 365
2 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.98%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (6.98%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (4.65%) Office 365
4 2 (4.65%) PaaS
5 1 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 19 (44.19%) DMZ
1 19 (44.19%) DNS
2 13 (30.23%) LDAP
3 10 (23.26%) DHCP
3 10 (23.26%) SMTP
3 10 (23.26%) VLAN
3 10 (23.26%) WAN
4 1 (2.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (53.49%) SQL Server
2 19 (44.19%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (6.98%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.98%) Power BI
4 2 (4.65%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.33%) Big Data
5 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 16 (37.21%) Marketing
2 10 (23.26%) Law
3 1 (2.33%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 19 (44.19%) Replication
2 10 (23.26%) Clustering
3 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (48.84%) Windows
2 19 (44.19%) Windows Server
2 19 (44.19%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (83.72%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (44.19%) Change Management
2 19 (44.19%) High Availability
2 19 (44.19%) ITIL
2 19 (44.19%) ITIL V3
2 19 (44.19%) Performance Testing
2 19 (44.19%) PRINCE2
2 19 (44.19%) Project Management
2 19 (44.19%) Server Building
2 19 (44.19%) Service Management
2 19 (44.19%) Time Management
3 18 (41.86%) CRM
3 18 (41.86%) Presales
4 16 (37.21%) Business Development
4 16 (37.21%) Marketing Automation
5 10 (23.26%) Network Load Balancing
6 9 (20.93%) Load Balancing
6 9 (20.93%) Service Delivery
6 9 (20.93%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 19 (44.19%) PowerShell
1 19 (44.19%) VBScript
2 13 (30.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) MCSE
System Software
1 20 (46.51%) Active Directory
2 19 (44.19%) VMware ESXi
2 19 (44.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (44.19%) Microsoft Clustering
2 10 (23.26%) vCenter Server
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (44.19%) VMware
3 16 (37.21%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.33%) EMC
4 1 (2.33%) Tableau
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