Period
to 20 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 120 122
Rank change year-on-year +20 +2 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 27 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.66% 0.64% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 0.66% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 25 5 12
Milton Keynes median annual salary £62,500 £74,000 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.54% +11.70% -11.67%
10th Percentile £56,250 £60,200 £51,425
90th Percentile £112,500 £79,100 £77,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.41% +3.85% -13.33%

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 1,573 1,672 1,806
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.98% 96.65% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1,274 1,310 1,466
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,575 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,575 £62,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 June 2018.

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 June 2018, 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 11 (40.74%) MVC
1 11 (40.74%) C#
1 11 (40.74%) SQL
1 11 (40.74%) .NET
1 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
1 11 (40.74%) Project Management
1 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET MVC
1 11 (40.74%) SDLC
2 10 (37.04%) Presales
2 10 (37.04%) .NET Framework
2 10 (37.04%) OO
2 10 (37.04%) OOD
2 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
3 8 (29.63%) Google
3 8 (29.63%) PowerShell
3 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (25.93%) Git (software)
4 7 (25.93%) Marketing
4 7 (25.93%) PaaS
4 7 (25.93%) Visual Studio
4 7 (25.93%) Service Delivery
4 7 (25.93%) Migration
4 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
4 7 (25.93%) Visual Studio Team System
4 7 (25.93%) IaaS
4 7 (25.93%) Analytics
4 7 (25.93%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 7 (25.93%) Serverless
4 7 (25.93%) Google Cloud Platform

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 1 (3.70%) Commerce Server
1 1 (3.70%) IIS
1 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
1 1 (3.70%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (25.93%) Google Cloud Platform
2 7 (25.93%) IaaS
2 7 (25.93%) PaaS
2 7 (25.93%) Serverless
3 1 (3.70%) NuGet
3 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
1 3 (11.11%) LAN
1 3 (11.11%) VLAN
1 3 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Git (software)
1 7 (25.93%) Visual Studio
1 7 (25.93%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (3.70%) JMeter
2 1 (3.70%) Selenium
General
1 7 (25.93%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) .NET
1 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
1 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (37.04%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.70%) AppFabric
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (3.70%) Backbone.js
3 1 (3.70%) HTML
3 1 (3.70%) Lucene
3 1 (3.70%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.70%) Mobile Payment
1 1 (3.70%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) MVC
1 11 (40.74%) Project Management
1 11 (40.74%) SDLC
2 10 (37.04%) OO
2 10 (37.04%) OOD
2 10 (37.04%) Presales
3 7 (25.93%) Analytics
3 7 (25.93%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 7 (25.93%) Migration
3 7 (25.93%) Service Delivery
4 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.11%) SOA
5 3 (11.11%) TOGAF
6 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.70%) Data Architecture
7 1 (3.70%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (3.70%) OOP
7 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) C#
1 11 (40.74%) SQL
2 8 (29.63%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) CCDP
1 3 (11.11%) CCNP
1 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Google
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco
4 3 (11.11%) IBM
4 3 (11.11%) Meraki
5 2 (7.41%) ATG
5 2 (7.41%) Demandware
5 2 (7.41%) hybris
5 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (3.70%) Capita
6 1 (3.70%) EMC
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle
6 1 (3.70%) SAP
6 1 (3.70%) Sitecore