Period
to 18 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Solutions Architect was £82,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 742 736 793
Rank change year-on-year -6 +57 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Solutions Architect 89 105 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 46 88 87
London median annual salary £82,500 £86,250 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +7.81% -11.11%
10th Percentile £73,750 £76,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £112,500 £110,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £77,500 £82,500 £77,500
% change year-on-year -6.06% +6.45% -3.13%

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 67,900 69,694 79,974
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.51% 95.24% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 55,216 56,524 69,373
London median annual salary £60,000 £59,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.69% +7.27% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 18 July 2018.

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 18 July 2018. 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
West London +23 7 £77,500 -11.43%
Central London -43 7 £95,000 +11.76%
South London - 2 £150,000 -
Senior Solutions Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, Senior Solutions Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region featuring Senior Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 48 (53.93%) Finance
2 43 (48.31%) .NET
2 43 (48.31%) Banking
3 42 (47.19%) Java
4 40 (44.94%) Waterfall
5 32 (35.96%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (31.46%) Asset Management
6 28 (31.46%) IT Strategy
7 25 (28.09%) Wealth Management
8 24 (26.97%) SOA
8 24 (26.97%) Scrum
8 24 (26.97%) Telecoms
9 23 (25.84%) Programme Delivery
9 23 (25.84%) Target Operating Model
9 23 (25.84%) Programme Governance
10 20 (22.47%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (21.35%) UML
12 17 (19.10%) Data Warehouse
12 17 (19.10%) HTML
12 17 (19.10%) Kanban
12 17 (19.10%) TDD
12 17 (19.10%) Jenkins
12 17 (19.10%) Octopus Deploy
13 14 (15.73%) Presales
14 12 (13.48%) Retail
15 11 (12.36%) Business Development
15 11 (12.36%) Decision-Making
16 10 (11.24%) Splunk
16 10 (11.24%) Migration
17 9 (10.11%) Wireless

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 3 (3.37%) MS Exchange
1 3 (3.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.12%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.12%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.12%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.11%) PaaS
2 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.37%) IaaS
4 3 (3.37%) Office 365
4 3 (3.37%) SaaS
5 2 (2.25%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.12%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (1.12%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.12%) AWS CloudTrail
6 1 (1.12%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.12%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 1 (1.12%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 1 (1.12%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.11%) Unified Communications
1 9 (10.11%) Wireless
2 4 (4.49%) Firewall
3 3 (3.37%) VPN
3 3 (3.37%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.25%) Internet
5 1 (1.12%) Intranet
5 1 (1.12%) Network Security
5 1 (1.12%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.10%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.49%) Big Data
2 4 (4.49%) NewSQL
2 4 (4.49%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (1.12%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.12%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.12%) MySQL
3 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.12%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.12%) Spotfire
3 1 (1.12%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 17 (19.10%) Jenkins
1 17 (19.10%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 48 (53.93%) Finance
2 43 (48.31%) Banking
3 24 (26.97%) Telecoms
4 12 (13.48%) Retail
5 9 (10.11%) Manufacturing
5 9 (10.11%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (3.37%) Marketing
7 2 (2.25%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.12%) French Language
8 1 (1.12%) German Language
8 1 (1.12%) Italian Language
8 1 (1.12%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (1.12%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (48.31%) .NET
2 17 (19.10%) HTML
3 5 (5.62%) Middleware
4 2 (2.25%) Java EE
4 2 (2.25%) REST
5 1 (1.12%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.11%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.74%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.62%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.37%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (3.37%) Replication
5 2 (2.25%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.12%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (1.12%) Cybercrime
6 1 (1.12%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.12%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.25%) Windows
2 1 (1.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (44.94%) Waterfall
2 32 (35.96%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (31.46%) Asset Management
3 28 (31.46%) IT Strategy
4 25 (28.09%) Wealth Management
5 24 (26.97%) Scrum
5 24 (26.97%) SOA
6 23 (25.84%) Programme Delivery
6 23 (25.84%) Programme Governance
6 23 (25.84%) Target Operating Model
7 20 (22.47%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (21.35%) UML
9 17 (19.10%) Kanban
9 17 (19.10%) TDD
10 14 (15.73%) Presales
11 11 (12.36%) Business Development
11 11 (12.36%) Decision-Making
12 10 (11.24%) Migration
13 9 (10.11%) Programme Management
13 9 (10.11%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 42 (47.19%) Java
2 2 (2.25%) Bash Shell
2 2 (2.25%) Python
3 1 (1.12%) PHP
3 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.12%) R
3 1 (1.12%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.37%) Degree
2 1 (1.12%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.12%) CISM
2 1 (1.12%) CISSP
2 1 (1.12%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) COBIT
1 2 (2.25%) QA
2 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (10.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.12%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) Oozie
1 1 (1.12%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (11.24%) Splunk
2 9 (10.11%) Cisco
2 9 (10.11%) Dell
2 9 (10.11%) EMC
2 9 (10.11%) F5
2 9 (10.11%) NetApp
2 9 (10.11%) VMware
3 8 (8.99%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.62%) IBM
5 4 (4.49%) Cognizant
5 4 (4.49%) Oracle
6 2 (2.25%) SAP
7 1 (1.12%) Adobe
7 1 (1.12%) ATG
7 1 (1.12%) FNZ
7 1 (1.12%) Guidewire
7 1 (1.12%) IBM Sterling
7 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.12%) Siebel
7 1 (1.12%) TIBCO