Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northampton during the 6 months to 21 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
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 44 93
Rank change year-on-year -15 +49 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 19 53 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 2.75% 5.33% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.90% 5.54% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 14
Northampton median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +0.87% -
10th Percentile £48,750 £52,500 £51,625
90th Percentile £80,200 £85,250 £64,250
Northamptonshire median annual salary £57,500 £58,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -0.86% -3.33% +4.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton. 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
Northampton
Permanent vacancies in Northampton with a recognized job title 655 957 1430
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 96.18% 98.35%
Number of salaries quoted 495 600 1276
Northampton median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,450 £23,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,525 £55,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in Northampton

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for Solutions Architect in Northampton

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solutions Architect in Northampton over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Solutions Architect in Northampton

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 Northampton region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 9 (47.37%) Customer Requirements
2 8 (42.11%) Hardware Maintenance
2 8 (42.11%) Presales
2 8 (42.11%) ITIL V3
2 8 (42.11%) Telecoms
2 8 (42.11%) ITIL
3 6 (31.58%) Java
4 5 (26.32%) IT Strategy
4 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (21.05%) TOGAF
6 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
6 3 (15.79%) Finance
6 3 (15.79%) Banking
6 3 (15.79%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 3 (15.79%) Microservices
7 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
7 2 (10.53%) Analytics
7 2 (10.53%) High Availability
7 2 (10.53%) Degree
7 2 (10.53%) Scala
7 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (10.53%) SOA
7 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
7 2 (10.53%) Physics
7 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
7 2 (10.53%) C++
8 1 (5.26%) Wealth Management
8 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Pega

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
General
1 8 (42.11%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) JMS
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
1 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Customer Requirements
2 8 (42.11%) Hardware Maintenance
2 8 (42.11%) ITIL
2 8 (42.11%) ITIL V3
2 8 (42.11%) Presales
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) IT Strategy
4 4 (21.05%) TOGAF
5 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
5 3 (15.79%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 3 (15.79%) Microservices
5 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.53%) Analytics
6 2 (10.53%) High Availability
6 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
6 2 (10.53%) Physics
6 2 (10.53%) SOA
7 1 (5.26%) Migration
7 1 (5.26%) OOD
7 1 (5.26%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) C++
2 2 (10.53%) Scala
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) IBM
1 1 (5.26%) Pega