The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

Solution Architect
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 61 38
Rank change year-on-year +14 -23  
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 5 2 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.29% 0.48% 6.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 0.50% 6.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 26
Median salary £52,500 - £70,000
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 - £61,215
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 - £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 370 402 450
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 95.61% 97.10% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 337 359 378
Median salary £35,000 £35,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.70% -11.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £61,215 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne that featured Solutions Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in Newcastle upon Tyne

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for Solutions Architect in Newcastle upon Tyne

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 11 (61.11%) Enterprise Architecture
2 10 (55.56%) Oracle
3 9 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
4 8 (44.44%) TOGAF
4 8 (44.44%) ITIL
5 7 (38.89%) Service Management
5 7 (38.89%) Degree
5 7 (38.89%) ITIL V3
5 7 (38.89%) People Management
6 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
7 3 (16.67%) OpenStack
7 3 (16.67%) Office Automation
8 2 (11.11%) Supplier Management
8 2 (11.11%) Finance
9 1 (5.56%) Java
9 1 (5.56%) Content Management
9 1 (5.56%) Translating Business Requirements
9 1 (5.56%) Case Management
9 1 (5.56%) IT Strategy
9 1 (5.56%) Big Data
9 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
9 1 (5.56%) Workflow
9 1 (5.56%) ERP
9 1 (5.56%) Documentum
9 1 (5.56%) EMC
9 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (5.56%) Release Management
9 1 (5.56%) Pega
9 1 (5.56%) Customer Engagement
9 1 (5.56%) Hadoop

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (16.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.56%) Documentum
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Big Data
1 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
3 8 (44.44%) ITIL
3 8 (44.44%) TOGAF
4 7 (38.89%) ITIL V3
4 7 (38.89%) People Management
4 7 (38.89%) Service Management
5 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
6 3 (16.67%) Office Automation
7 2 (11.11%) Supplier Management
8 1 (5.56%) Case Management
8 1 (5.56%) Content Management
8 1 (5.56%) Customer Engagement
8 1 (5.56%) ERP
8 1 (5.56%) IT Strategy
8 1 (5.56%) Release Management
8 1 (5.56%) Translating Business Requirements
8 1 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) EMC
2 1 (5.56%) Pega
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Frazer John Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago