The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £67,000 in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 3 months to 26 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
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 56 59
Rank change year-on-year +8 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 1 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.35% 2.59% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 2.74% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 1
Median salary £67,000 £55,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.81% -26.66%  
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 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 280 474 406
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 97.56% 94.42% 93.76%
Number of salaries quoted 244 426 345
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,132 £60,000
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 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 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 26 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 5 (83.33%) Portfolio Management
2 4 (66.67%) TOGAF
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (50.00%) People Management
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Back Office
5 1 (16.67%) Finance

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:

General
1 1 (16.67%) Back Office
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 5 (83.33%) Portfolio Management
2 4 (66.67%) TOGAF
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (50.00%) People Management
3 3 (50.00%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle