The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £80,000 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.

Solution Architect
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 179 145 168
Rank change year-on-year -34 +23  
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 700 942 913
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.93% 2.35% 2.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% 2.45% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 538 741 741
Median salary £80,000 £77,500 £75,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% +2.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £60,104 £62,500 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  

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%  

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in London

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Solutions Architect in London

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in London

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

Salary histogram for Solutions Architect in London

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 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
City of London -4 76 £83,750 +6.68% 19
Canary Wharf +9 32 £70,550 -29.45%
Westminster -1 13 £85,000 -
Heathrow +13 11 £62,500 +4.16%
Docklands, London -4 3 £75,000 +14.50%
West End of London - 3 £55,000 - 4
Uxbridge +4 2 £63,750 -37.80%
Edgware - 2 £51,000 -
Ealing - 1 £110,000 -
Finchley - 1 £75,000 - 1
Solutions Architect
England

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

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

1 457 (30.67%) Agile Software Development
2 398 (26.71%) Finance
3 367 (24.63%) Java
4 355 (23.83%) TOGAF
5 289 (19.40%) SOA
6 288 (19.33%) Oracle
7 247 (16.58%) Presales
8 232 (15.57%) Microsoft
9 229 (15.37%) Retail
10 217 (14.56%) Amazon AWS
11 207 (13.89%) .NET
12 186 (12.48%) Microsoft Azure
13 169 (11.34%) Degree
14 166 (11.14%) Banking
15 165 (11.07%) E-Commerce
16 163 (10.94%) JavaScript
17 156 (10.47%) SQL Server
18 154 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
19 148 (9.93%) Windows
20 145 (9.73%) Enterprise Software
21 136 (9.13%) SaaS
21 136 (9.13%) SQL
22 131 (8.79%) Enterprise Architecture
23 124 (8.32%) CRM
24 121 (8.12%) XML
25 120 (8.05%) Web Services
26 119 (7.99%) Zachman Framework
27 117 (7.85%) Big Data
28 116 (7.79%) Marketing
29 115 (7.72%) Linux

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 94 (6.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 62 (4.16%) SharePoint
3 45 (3.02%) WebSphere
4 38 (2.55%) JBoss
5 35 (2.35%) IIS
6 33 (2.21%) Apache
7 29 (1.95%) CMS
8 27 (1.81%) Tomcat
9 25 (1.68%) MS Exchange
10 22 (1.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 21 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
11 21 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
12 19 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
13 17 (1.14%) Apache Spark
14 15 (1.01%) OpenStack
14 15 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
15 14 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
16 11 (0.74%) Anypoint
17 10 (0.67%) Oracle Service Bus
18 9 (0.60%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 25 (1.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 25 (1.68%) MS Visio
2 19 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (1.28%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (1.28%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 33 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 30 (2.01%) Eloqua
3 26 (1.74%) Oracle Retail
3 26 (1.74%) SAP Hybris
4 19 (1.28%) Adobe Campaign
5 14 (0.94%) SAP HR
6 13 (0.87%) SAP S/4HANA
7 12 (0.81%) Oracle Applications
7 12 (0.81%) SAP CO
7 12 (0.81%) SAP ERP
7 12 (0.81%) SAP FI
7 12 (0.81%) SAP FI/CO
8 10 (0.67%) SAP Retail
9 9 (0.60%) Oracle ERP
10 7 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
10 7 (0.47%) RMDS
10 7 (0.47%) SAP ECC
10 7 (0.47%) SAP MDM
10 7 (0.47%) SAP SD
11 6 (0.40%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 217 (14.56%) Amazon AWS
2 186 (12.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 136 (9.13%) SaaS
4 91 (6.11%) IaaS
5 86 (5.77%) PaaS
6 58 (3.89%) Cloud Computing
7 38 (2.55%) Office 365
8 30 (2.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 29 (1.95%) Amazon EC2
10 18 (1.21%) Dynamics 365
11 15 (1.01%) Force.com
12 11 (0.74%) SuccessFactors
13 10 (0.67%) Oracle Service Cloud
14 8 (0.54%) Adobe Analytics
14 8 (0.54%) GitHub
14 8 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
14 8 (0.54%) IBM Cloud
15 7 (0.47%) Amazon Glacier
15 7 (0.47%) Azure Active Directory
15 7 (0.47%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (4.36%) WAN
2 43 (2.89%) Internet
3 35 (2.35%) LAN
4 34 (2.28%) DNS
4 34 (2.28%) HTTP
5 32 (2.15%) DMZ
6 26 (1.74%) Firewall
7 25 (1.68%) SAN
8 24 (1.61%) TCP/IP
9 23 (1.54%) VPN
10 22 (1.48%) LDAP
10 22 (1.48%) MPLS
11 18 (1.21%) Wireless
12 16 (1.07%) NAS
13 14 (0.94%) Cisco Nexus
13 14 (0.94%) iSCSI
14 12 (0.81%) Cisco Wireless
14 12 (0.81%) DHCP
14 12 (0.81%) VPLS
15 10 (0.67%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (10.47%) SQL Server
2 117 (7.85%) Big Data
3 57 (3.83%) Hadoop
4 56 (3.76%) Relational Database
5 44 (2.95%) Data Warehouse
6 40 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
7 37 (2.48%) NoSQL
8 34 (2.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 32 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 31 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 28 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
12 27 (1.81%) MongoDB
13 25 (1.68%) MySQL
14 24 (1.61%) RDBMS
15 20 (1.34%) SQL Server 2005
16 18 (1.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 15 (1.01%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
17 15 (1.01%) HBase
17 15 (1.01%) SQL Server 2016
18 13 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 21 (1.41%) Jenkins
2 20 (1.34%) Gradle
3 16 (1.07%) JIRA
4 14 (0.94%) Visual Studio
5 13 (0.87%) TeamCity
6 11 (0.74%) Git (software)
7 9 (0.60%) Eclipse
7 9 (0.60%) IntelliJ
7 9 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (0.54%) MSI
9 7 (0.47%) NetBeans
10 6 (0.40%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (0.34%) Artifactory
12 4 (0.27%) Ant
12 4 (0.27%) Subversion
12 4 (0.27%) Talend Open Studio
12 4 (0.27%) Travis CI
13 3 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (0.20%) Maven
13 3 (0.20%) Mockito
General
1 398 (26.71%) Finance
2 229 (15.37%) Retail
3 166 (11.14%) Banking
4 116 (7.79%) Marketing
5 56 (3.76%) Telecoms
6 33 (2.21%) Legal
7 27 (1.81%) Investment Banking
8 26 (1.74%) Retail Banking
9 20 (1.34%) Law
10 19 (1.28%) Financial Institution
11 18 (1.21%) Advertising
11 18 (1.21%) Back Office
12 17 (1.14%) Games
13 14 (0.94%) Manufacturing
14 13 (0.87%) Front Office
15 12 (0.81%) Billing
16 8 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.34%) German Language
18 4 (0.27%) French Language
19 3 (0.20%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 207 (13.89%) .NET
2 121 (8.12%) XML
3 120 (8.05%) Web Services
4 100 (6.71%) HTML
5 96 (6.44%) Middleware
6 95 (6.38%) CSS
7 53 (3.56%) J2EE
7 53 (3.56%) REST
8 46 (3.09%) SOAP
9 40 (2.68%) JSON
10 39 (2.62%) Node.js
11 37 (2.48%) Spring
12 31 (2.08%) AngularJS
13 29 (1.95%) ASP.NET Web API
13 29 (1.95%) RESTful
14 28 (1.88%) .NET Framework
14 28 (1.88%) ASP.NET
14 28 (1.88%) JMS
15 26 (1.74%) jQuery
16 20 (1.34%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 145 (9.73%) Enterprise Software
2 92 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
3 84 (5.64%) Data Centre
4 63 (4.23%) Management Information System
5 41 (2.75%) Greenfield Project
5 41 (2.75%) Mobile App
6 39 (2.62%) Computer Science
7 35 (2.35%) Fintech
8 29 (1.95%) Public Cloud
9 25 (1.68%) Replication
10 23 (1.54%) Clustering
10 23 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
10 23 (1.54%) N-Tier
10 23 (1.54%) Private Cloud
11 22 (1.48%) Streaming Video
12 21 (1.41%) Virtual Team
13 19 (1.28%) PlayStation
13 19 (1.28%) User Experience
13 19 (1.28%) Xbox
14 13 (0.87%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 148 (9.93%) Windows
2 115 (7.72%) Linux
3 40 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 39 (2.62%) Windows Server
5 34 (2.28%) Android
6 32 (2.15%) Apple iOS
7 21 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (1.28%) Windows Phone
9 15 (1.01%) Unix
10 11 (0.74%) Solaris
11 6 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.27%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.13%) AIX
13 2 (0.13%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.067%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.067%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 457 (30.67%) Agile Software Development
2 355 (23.83%) TOGAF
3 289 (19.40%) SOA
4 247 (16.58%) Presales
5 165 (11.07%) E-Commerce
6 154 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 131 (8.79%) Enterprise Architecture
8 124 (8.32%) CRM
9 119 (7.99%) Zachman Framework
10 109 (7.32%) SDLC
11 108 (7.25%) IT Strategy
12 107 (7.18%) Project Management
13 106 (7.11%) ITIL
13 106 (7.11%) UML
14 104 (6.98%) Microservices
15 86 (5.77%) OO
16 85 (5.70%) Migration
17 82 (5.50%) Change Management
18 81 (5.44%) Technical Architecture
19 80 (5.37%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 367 (24.63%) Java
2 163 (10.94%) JavaScript
3 136 (9.13%) SQL
4 79 (5.30%) C#
5 57 (3.83%) Python
6 41 (2.75%) PowerShell
7 28 (1.88%) C
8 23 (1.54%) PHP
9 20 (1.34%) VBScript
10 19 (1.28%) Objective-C
11 17 (1.14%) T-SQL
12 16 (1.07%) Perl
13 14 (0.94%) PL/SQL
14 13 (0.87%) R
15 12 (0.81%) Apex Code
15 12 (0.81%) Ruby
15 12 (0.81%) Scala
16 11 (0.74%) C++
17 10 (0.67%) Shell Script
18 9 (0.60%) VBA
Qualifications
1 169 (11.34%) Degree
2 43 (2.89%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (1.88%) CCNP
4 24 (1.61%) CCIE
4 24 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
5 16 (1.07%) Master's Degree
6 15 (1.01%) CISM
6 15 (1.01%) CISSP
7 13 (0.87%) AWS Certification
8 11 (0.74%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 11 (0.74%) CCSP
8 11 (0.74%) CISA
9 10 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (0.60%) Security Cleared
11 7 (0.47%) ISEB
12 6 (0.40%) CEH
12 6 (0.40%) OCMJEA
12 6 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 6 (0.40%) Sun Certification
13 5 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (4.50%) QA
2 16 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (1.01%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.74%) COBIT
5 10 (0.67%) SEPA
6 8 (0.54%) Data Quality
7 7 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.27%) GCP
8 4 (0.27%) GxP
9 3 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
9 3 (0.20%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.13%) GAAP
11 1 (0.067%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.067%) GDPR
11 1 (0.067%) MiFID
11 1 (0.067%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.067%) PMO
System Software
1 60 (4.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (3.15%) Active Directory
3 33 (2.21%) Docker
4 19 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
5 17 (1.14%) Hyper-V
6 9 (0.60%) NFS
7 8 (0.54%) KVM
8 7 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
8 7 (0.47%) SRDF
8 7 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (0.47%) Xen
9 6 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (0.27%) DFS Replication
10 4 (0.27%) HDFS
11 3 (0.20%) Apache Flume
11 3 (0.20%) vSphere
11 3 (0.20%) XenApp
11 3 (0.20%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.20%) XenServer
12 1 (0.067%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 33 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
2 31 (2.08%) Puppet
3 26 (1.74%) Microsoft Clustering
4 19 (1.28%) Ansible
5 17 (1.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 11 (0.74%) Cisco Prime
7 10 (0.67%) vCenter Server
8 9 (0.60%) CA Single Sign-On
9 8 (0.54%) Terraform
10 6 (0.40%) SCCM
11 5 (0.34%) Nagios
11 5 (0.34%) Rundeck
12 4 (0.27%) MOM
12 4 (0.27%) Packer
12 4 (0.27%) WSUS
13 3 (0.20%) Kubernetes
13 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Intune
14 1 (0.067%) Docker Swarm
14 1 (0.067%) SCOM
14 1 (0.067%) vRealize
Vendors
1 288 (19.33%) Oracle
2 232 (15.57%) Microsoft
3 112 (7.52%) SAP
4 103 (6.91%) IBM
5 83 (5.57%) VMware
6 75 (5.03%) Salesforce.com
7 67 (4.50%) Cognizant
8 59 (3.96%) Cisco
9 52 (3.49%) hybris
10 47 (3.15%) Adobe
11 32 (2.15%) Informatica
12 30 (2.01%) Red Hat
13 27 (1.81%) TIBCO
14 24 (1.61%) BMC
15 23 (1.54%) EMC
16 22 (1.48%) Sitecore
17 21 (1.41%) CA
17 21 (1.41%) NetApp
18 18 (1.21%) Juniper
18 18 (1.21%) webMethods
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum + Plus Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum, Benefits Car, pension, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: £42,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Networkers
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Empiric
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 87000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £85,000 + Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 85000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Linux Recruit
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + car allowance, Bonus, pension etc
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £69000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 - 85,000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Roc Search
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Automation Logic
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £115000 - £135000 per annum + Bonus/Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Mason Frank International
Posted: 5 days ago