Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £62,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 6 months to 20 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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 85 92
Rank change year-on-year -17 +7 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 18 34 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.14% 2.34% 2.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 2.39% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 24 36 24
Oxford median annual salary £62,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.62% +18.18% -21.43%
10th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £46,475
90th Percentile £80,000 £74,375 £120,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +2.27%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford. 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
Oxford
Permanent vacancies in Oxford with a recognized job title 1533 1423 1600
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.84% 97.94% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1346 1243 1291
Oxford median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £63,750 £61,250
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in Oxford

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Solutions Architect in Oxford

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solutions Architect in Oxford over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Solutions Architect in Oxford

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 Oxford region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) SAP
3 11 (61.11%) ERP
4 10 (55.56%) Enterprise Architecture
5 9 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (50.00%) Publishing
5 9 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
5 9 (50.00%) IT Strategy
6 8 (44.44%) Behavioural Change
6 8 (44.44%) Degree
7 3 (16.67%) SCCM
7 3 (16.67%) SCOM
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (16.67%) Office 365
7 3 (16.67%) IaaS
7 3 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (16.67%) Smartphone
7 3 (16.67%) SaaS
7 3 (16.67%) PaaS
7 3 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (16.67%) Contact Management
7 3 (16.67%) SQL
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle
7 3 (16.67%) Windows
7 3 (16.67%) CRM
7 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
7 3 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (16.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (16.67%) Private Cloud

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) IaaS
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
1 3 (16.67%) PaaS
1 3 (16.67%) SaaS
2 1 (5.56%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Skype
2 1 (5.56%) ATM
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
General
1 9 (50.00%) Publishing
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Private Cloud
1 3 (16.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
1 3 (16.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) ERP
3 10 (55.56%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (50.00%) IT Strategy
4 9 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
5 8 (44.44%) Behavioural Change
6 3 (16.67%) Contact Management
6 3 (16.67%) CRM
7 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
8 1 (5.56%) Business Transformation
8 1 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
1 3 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
1 3 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) SAP
2 3 (16.67%) Citrix
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Palo Alto