Period
to 16 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Solutions Architect was £90,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 16 December 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
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 757 748 835
Rank change year-on-year -9 +87 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Solutions Architect 67 92 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.091% 0.12% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.13% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 55 75 66
London median annual salary £90,000 £88,500 £88,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.69% -0.28% +7.58%
10th Percentile £70,000 £71,000 £71,500
90th Percentile £112,500 £90,850 £110,000
England median annual salary £75,000 £79,250 £80,000
% change year-on-year -5.36% -0.94% +6.67%

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 69567 71160 84473
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.61% 95.95% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 55191 61184 72096
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%

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 16 December 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 16 December 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 +29 20 £100,000 +42.86% 1
West London +7 1 £87,500 +9.38% 1
Senior Solutions Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 31 (46.27%) Finance
2 29 (43.28%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (26.87%) Java
4 17 (25.37%) Banking
4 17 (25.37%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (20.90%) Enterprise Architecture
5 14 (20.90%) .NET
6 13 (19.40%) SQL
6 13 (19.40%) Big Data
7 12 (17.91%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (17.91%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (17.91%) TOGAF
8 11 (16.42%) Oracle
8 11 (16.42%) Analytics
9 10 (14.93%) Hadoop
9 10 (14.93%) Waterfall
9 10 (14.93%) CRM
10 9 (13.43%) SOA
10 9 (13.43%) Python
11 8 (11.94%) Open Source
11 8 (11.94%) NoSQL
11 8 (11.94%) JavaScript
11 8 (11.94%) Data Modelling
12 7 (10.45%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (10.45%) Scrum
12 7 (10.45%) Kanban
12 7 (10.45%) Security Architecture
12 7 (10.45%) Data Architecture
12 7 (10.45%) Machine Learning
12 7 (10.45%) IT Strategy

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 6 (8.96%) Apache
2 5 (7.46%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (2.99%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (1.49%) BASE24
2 1 (1.49%) Postilion
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.91%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (17.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.96%) IaaS
2 6 (8.96%) PaaS
3 3 (4.48%) SaaS
4 2 (2.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (1.49%) Boomi
5 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) LDAP
2 1 (1.49%) Converged Networks
2 1 (1.49%) Internet
2 1 (1.49%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.40%) Big Data
2 10 (14.93%) Hadoop
3 8 (11.94%) NoSQL
4 7 (10.45%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (8.96%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.99%) Data Lake
6 2 (2.99%) Geospatial Data
6 2 (2.99%) Spatial Data
6 2 (2.99%) Sqoop
7 1 (1.49%) BigQuery
7 1 (1.49%) Bigtable
7 1 (1.49%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (46.27%) Finance
2 17 (25.37%) Banking
3 6 (8.96%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.97%) Retail
5 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.99%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.49%) Front Office
6 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.49%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.90%) .NET
2 6 (8.96%) AngularJS
2 6 (8.96%) Node.js
2 6 (8.96%) React
2 6 (8.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (7.46%) J2EE
4 3 (4.48%) Middleware
5 2 (2.99%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.99%) J2SE
5 2 (2.99%) RESTful
5 2 (2.99%) Web Services
6 1 (1.49%) SAP Basis
6 1 (1.49%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.48%) Credit Risk
2 3 (4.48%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.99%) Clustering
3 2 (2.99%) DataPower
3 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.99%) Fintech
3 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.99%) PlayStation
3 2 (2.99%) Replication
3 2 (2.99%) User Experience
3 2 (2.99%) Video\Live Streaming
3 2 (2.99%) Xbox
4 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.49%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.49%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.49%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.49%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.49%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.46%) Linux
1 5 (7.46%) Unix
2 2 (2.99%) Android
2 2 (2.99%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.99%) Windows
2 2 (2.99%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.28%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (25.37%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (20.90%) Enterprise Architecture
4 12 (17.91%) TOGAF
5 11 (16.42%) Analytics
6 10 (14.93%) CRM
6 10 (14.93%) Waterfall
7 9 (13.43%) SOA
8 8 (11.94%) Data Modelling
8 8 (11.94%) Open Source
9 7 (10.45%) Data Architecture
9 7 (10.45%) IT Strategy
9 7 (10.45%) Kanban
9 7 (10.45%) Machine Learning
9 7 (10.45%) Scrum
9 7 (10.45%) Security Architecture
10 6 (8.96%) Data Security
10 6 (8.96%) Information Security
10 6 (8.96%) Target Operating Model
10 6 (8.96%) UML
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.87%) Java
2 13 (19.40%) SQL
3 9 (13.43%) Python
4 8 (11.94%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.96%) C#
6 2 (2.99%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) Degree
2 3 (4.48%) EMCTA
2 3 (4.48%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.99%) EMCSA
3 2 (2.99%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.48%) QA
3 2 (2.99%) GDPR
4 1 (1.49%) GAAP
4 1 (1.49%) GCP
4 1 (1.49%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.99%) Apache Flume
2 2 (2.99%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) Ambari
1 2 (2.99%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.49%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (16.42%) Oracle
2 6 (8.96%) Autodesk
2 6 (8.96%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.46%) IBM
3 5 (7.46%) NetApp
4 3 (4.48%) EMC
4 3 (4.48%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (4.48%) SAP
4 3 (4.48%) Veritas
5 2 (2.99%) Cisco
5 2 (2.99%) Cloudera
5 2 (2.99%) Dell
5 2 (2.99%) Hortonworks
5 2 (2.99%) hybris
5 2 (2.99%) VMware
6 1 (1.49%) F5
6 1 (1.49%) Google
6 1 (1.49%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.49%) Splunk
6 1 (1.49%) WSO2