The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £82,500 in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham 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
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 63 90
Rank change year-on-year -20 +27  
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 6 28 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.63% 3.23% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 3.32% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 2
Median salary £82,500 £67,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +22.72%  
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 Nottingham. 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
Nottingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 921 843 1185
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 97.36% 97.23% 97.69%
Number of salaries quoted 794 669 961
Median salary £44,500 £42,091 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.72% +5.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham that featured Solutions Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in Nottingham

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Salary trend for Solutions Architect in Nottingham

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solutions Architect in Nottingham over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Solutions Architect in Nottingham

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

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 Nottingham region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Java
3 9 (47.37%) .NET
4 6 (31.58%) Big Data
4 6 (31.58%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (31.58%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (31.58%) Banking
4 6 (31.58%) Retail
4 6 (31.58%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (26.32%) SaaS
6 4 (21.05%) Open Source
6 4 (21.05%) Finance
6 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (21.05%) Python
7 3 (15.79%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (15.79%) SDLC
7 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
7 3 (15.79%) TOGAF
7 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
7 3 (15.79%) DevOps
7 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (10.53%) Security Architecture
8 2 (10.53%) C#
8 2 (10.53%) Service Management
8 2 (10.53%) Application Rationalisation
8 2 (10.53%) Open Source Development
9 1 (5.26%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (5.26%) API Development

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 (5.26%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) SaaS
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) IaaS
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.26%) Office 365
3 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) Big Data
2 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
General
1 6 (31.58%) Banking
1 6 (31.58%) Retail
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
3 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.26%) Back Office
4 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
2 1 (5.26%) REST
2 1 (5.26%) Spring
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (31.58%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.26%) Hybrid Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (21.05%) Open Source
3 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.79%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (15.79%) DevOps
4 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (15.79%) SDLC
4 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.79%) TOGAF
5 2 (10.53%) Application Rationalisation
5 2 (10.53%) Open Source Development
5 2 (10.53%) Security Architecture
5 2 (10.53%) Service Management
6 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.26%) ERP
6 1 (5.26%) MVC
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.26%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) Java
2 4 (21.05%) Python
3 2 (10.53%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
1 1 (5.26%) Citrix
1 1 (5.26%) EMC
1 1 (5.26%) IBM
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.26%) NetApp
1 1 (5.26%) VMware