Period
to 22 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Solutions Architect was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

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

Senior Solution Architect
England > London
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 750 748 834
Rank change year-on-year -2 +86 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Solutions Architect 83 100 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.13% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.14% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 74 79 62
London median annual salary £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
10th Percentile £72,500 £67,400 £71,750
90th Percentile £112,500 £90,000 £110,000
England median annual salary £77,500 £80,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year -3.13% - +14.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 69937 73158 85277
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.35% 95.86% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 54716 63358 72312
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,500 £32,500 £31,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Senior Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Senior Solutions Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Solutions Architect in London

Senior Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Senior Solutions Architect in London

Senior Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Solutions Architect in London over the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Solutions Architect in London

Senior 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 Senior Solutions Architect within the London region over the 6 months to 22 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +56 27 £85,000 +4.62% 2
West London -22 1 £87,500 +9.38%
Senior Solutions Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2017, Senior 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 Senior Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 34 (40.96%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (38.55%) Finance
3 29 (34.94%) Java
4 22 (26.51%) Amazon AWS
5 21 (25.30%) SOA
6 20 (24.10%) JavaScript
6 20 (24.10%) Python
7 19 (22.89%) Enterprise Software
8 18 (21.69%) Banking
9 17 (20.48%) TOGAF
9 17 (20.48%) Presales
10 16 (19.28%) SQL
10 16 (19.28%) Enterprise Architecture
11 15 (18.07%) SaaS
12 14 (16.87%) PaaS
12 14 (16.87%) Big Data
12 14 (16.87%) IaaS
12 14 (16.87%) Oracle
12 14 (16.87%) UML
13 13 (15.66%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (14.46%) .NET
14 12 (14.46%) Analytics
14 12 (14.46%) Waterfall
15 11 (13.25%) Hadoop
15 11 (13.25%) Windows
15 11 (13.25%) Microsoft
16 10 (12.05%) Streaming Video
16 10 (12.05%) Objective-C
16 10 (12.05%) Microsoft Azure
16 10 (12.05%) Apple iOS

Senior 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 8 (9.64%) Apache
2 4 (4.82%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.20%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.20%) JBoss
5 1 (1.20%) SAS
5 1 (1.20%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (1.20%) Eloqua
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 22 (26.51%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (18.07%) SaaS
3 14 (16.87%) IaaS
3 14 (16.87%) PaaS
4 10 (12.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (12.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (3.61%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.20%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.20%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (1.20%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.20%) Force.com
6 1 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.20%) Office 365
6 1 (1.20%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) Converged Networks
1 1 (1.20%) HTTP
1 1 (1.20%) Internet
1 1 (1.20%) LDAP
1 1 (1.20%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.87%) Big Data
2 11 (13.25%) Hadoop
3 9 (10.84%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.82%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.61%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.61%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.61%) Sqoop
6 2 (2.41%) Data Lake
6 2 (2.41%) Geospatial Data
6 2 (2.41%) Spatial Data
7 1 (1.20%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.20%) BigQuery
7 1 (1.20%) Bigtable
7 1 (1.20%) HBase
7 1 (1.20%) Mahout
7 1 (1.20%) MySQL
7 1 (1.20%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 32 (38.55%) Finance
2 18 (21.69%) Banking
3 6 (7.23%) Marketing
4 2 (2.41%) Advertising
4 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.41%) Retail
5 1 (1.20%) Back Office
5 1 (1.20%) Digital Economy
5 1 (1.20%) Front Office
5 1 (1.20%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.20%) Legal
5 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.20%) Publishing
5 1 (1.20%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.46%) .NET
2 9 (10.84%) Node.js
3 7 (8.43%) AngularJS
4 6 (7.23%) React
4 6 (7.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (6.02%) J2EE
5 5 (6.02%) Middleware
6 4 (4.82%) HTML
6 4 (4.82%) JSON
6 4 (4.82%) RESTful
6 4 (4.82%) Web Services
7 3 (3.61%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.61%) REST
7 3 (3.61%) Spring
8 2 (2.41%) Apache Commons
8 2 (2.41%) Guava
8 2 (2.41%) IBM Integration Bus
8 2 (2.41%) Java EE
8 2 (2.41%) JPA
8 2 (2.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.89%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (12.05%) Mobile App
2 10 (12.05%) PlayStation
2 10 (12.05%) Streaming Video
2 10 (12.05%) Xbox
3 7 (8.43%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.82%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.61%) Credit Risk
5 3 (3.61%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.41%) Clustering
6 2 (2.41%) DataPower
6 2 (2.41%) Fintech
6 2 (2.41%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.41%) Reinsurance
6 2 (2.41%) Replication
6 2 (2.41%) User Experience
7 1 (1.20%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.20%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.25%) Windows
2 10 (12.05%) Android
2 10 (12.05%) Apple iOS
2 10 (12.05%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.20%) Linux
3 1 (1.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.96%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (25.30%) SOA
3 17 (20.48%) Presales
3 17 (20.48%) TOGAF
4 16 (19.28%) Enterprise Architecture
5 14 (16.87%) UML
6 13 (15.66%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (14.46%) Analytics
7 12 (14.46%) Waterfall
8 8 (9.64%) Data Modelling
8 8 (9.64%) Open Source
8 8 (9.64%) Software Engineering
9 7 (8.43%) CRM
9 7 (8.43%) Data Architecture
9 7 (8.43%) Kanban
9 7 (8.43%) Machine Learning
9 7 (8.43%) Scrum
9 7 (8.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 7 (8.43%) Zachman Framework
10 6 (7.23%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (34.94%) Java
2 20 (24.10%) JavaScript
2 20 (24.10%) Python
3 16 (19.28%) SQL
4 10 (12.05%) Objective-C
5 7 (8.43%) C#
6 3 (3.61%) C
7 1 (1.20%) PHP
7 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.20%) R
7 1 (1.20%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (6.02%) Degree
2 3 (3.61%) EMCTA
2 3 (3.61%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.41%) EMCSA
3 2 (2.41%) NCDA
4 1 (1.20%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.20%) MCSD
4 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.02%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.82%) QA
3 2 (2.41%) GAAP
3 2 (2.41%) GDPR
3 2 (2.41%) Solvency II
4 1 (1.20%) GCP
System Software
1 3 (3.61%) Apache Flume
2 2 (2.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) Ambari
1 2 (2.41%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.20%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (16.87%) Oracle
2 11 (13.25%) Microsoft
3 9 (10.84%) IBM
4 7 (8.43%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (7.23%) Autodesk
5 6 (7.23%) NetApp
6 5 (6.02%) SAP
7 3 (3.61%) CA
7 3 (3.61%) Cisco
7 3 (3.61%) EMC
7 3 (3.61%) HP
7 3 (3.61%) ServiceNow
7 3 (3.61%) Veritas
7 3 (3.61%) VMware
8 2 (2.41%) Adobe
8 2 (2.41%) Cloudera
8 2 (2.41%) Hortonworks
9 1 (1.20%) Google
9 1 (1.20%) Siebel
9 1 (1.20%) Teradata