Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £63,750 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Solution Architect
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 97 132
Rank change year-on-year -8 +35 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 22 37 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.32% 2.23% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 2.27% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 10 27 29
Milton Keynes median annual salary £63,750 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.92% - -10.34%
10th Percentile £55,572 £51,250 £48,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% - +4.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1597 1627 2596
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.15% 98.19% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1210 1425 2170
Milton Keynes median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,750 £60,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in Milton Keynes

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Solutions Architect in Milton Keynes

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solutions Architect in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Solutions Architect in Milton Keynes

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 11 (50.00%) .NET
2 7 (31.82%) Finance
3 6 (27.27%) TOGAF
3 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (22.73%) Presales
4 5 (22.73%) IT Strategy
4 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 4 (18.18%) C#
5 4 (18.18%) Banking
5 4 (18.18%) Data Management
5 4 (18.18%) CMS
5 4 (18.18%) SDL Web 8
5 4 (18.18%) Content Management
5 4 (18.18%) Microservices
5 4 (18.18%) Digital Content Management
5 4 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (18.18%) SDLC
6 3 (13.64%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (13.64%) HTML5
6 3 (13.64%) Open Source
6 3 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (13.64%) User Experience
6 3 (13.64%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 3 (13.64%) Multichannel Retail
6 3 (13.64%) Records Management
6 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
6 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 4 (18.18%) CMS
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) SDL Web 8
2 2 (9.09%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (9.09%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Service Cloud
2 2 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) LAN
1 1 (4.55%) VPN
1 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (9.09%) DB2
2 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.09%) SAP BW
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Banking
3 3 (13.64%) Law
3 3 (13.64%) Retail
4 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) CSS
2 3 (13.64%) HTML
2 3 (13.64%) HTML5
2 3 (13.64%) Web Services
3 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 2 (9.09%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (9.09%) Node.js
4 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) User Experience
3 2 (9.09%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) TOGAF
2 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) IT Strategy
2 5 (22.73%) Presales
3 4 (18.18%) Content Management
3 4 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
3 4 (18.18%) Data Management
3 4 (18.18%) Digital Content Management
3 4 (18.18%) Microservices
3 4 (18.18%) SDLC
4 3 (13.64%) BPR
4 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL
4 3 (13.64%) PRINCE
4 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
4 3 (13.64%) Project Management
4 3 (13.64%) SOA
4 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
4 3 (13.64%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (9.09%) Java
2 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) CCIE
1 3 (13.64%) CCNP
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
1 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
1 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Unisys
3 2 (9.09%) IBM
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) SAP
3 2 (9.09%) Siebel
3 2 (9.09%) Teradata
3 2 (9.09%) TIBCO