Period
to 20 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

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

Solution Architect
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 130 83
Rank change year-on-year +18 -47 +59
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 57 36 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.10% 1.30% 3.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.16% 1.34% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 50 41 95
Oxfordshire median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £43,750 £51,250 £51,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £87,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year - +3.70% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 2,638 2,683 2,992
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.42% 97.07% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2,289 2,247 2,449
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £29,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in Oxfordshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Solutions Architect in Oxfordshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solutions Architect in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Solutions Architect in Oxfordshire

Solutions Architect
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +4 28 £65,000 +10.17% 5
Abingdon +16 9 £70,000 +21.74% 1
Banbury - 4 £50,000 -
Witney +3 1 £41,500 -22.79%
Solutions Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, Solutions Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 27 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (36.84%) Waterfall
4 18 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (28.07%) Finance
5 16 (28.07%) SQL
6 15 (26.32%) TOGAF
7 12 (21.05%) Microsoft
8 11 (19.30%) SAP
9 9 (15.79%) JIRA
10 8 (14.04%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (14.04%) PaaS
10 8 (14.04%) .NET
10 8 (14.04%) CMS
10 8 (14.04%) IaaS
11 7 (12.28%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (12.28%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 7 (12.28%) Active Directory
11 7 (12.28%) CRM
11 7 (12.28%) E-Commerce
11 7 (12.28%) ERP
11 7 (12.28%) Google
11 7 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (10.53%) Sitecore CMS
12 6 (10.53%) Sitecore
12 6 (10.53%) Oracle
12 6 (10.53%) C#
12 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET
12 6 (10.53%) Windows
12 6 (10.53%) TOGAF Certification

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 8 (14.04%) CMS
2 6 (10.53%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (7.02%) Kentico
3 4 (7.02%) Umbraco
4 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.51%) Confluence
5 2 (3.51%) NServiceBus
6 1 (1.75%) Apache
6 1 (1.75%) IIS
6 1 (1.75%) JBoss
6 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (8.77%) Oracle ERP
1 5 (8.77%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (7.02%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (5.26%) SAP CO
3 3 (5.26%) SAP FI
3 3 (5.26%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (5.26%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 24 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (14.04%) IaaS
3 8 (14.04%) PaaS
4 5 (8.77%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (8.77%) SaaS
5 4 (7.02%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (3.51%) Force.com
6 2 (3.51%) Slack
7 1 (1.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) Firewall
1 1 (1.75%) Kerberos
1 1 (1.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (3.51%) Power BI
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.75%) Big Data
3 1 (1.75%) Data Lake
3 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.75%) MySQL
3 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) JIRA
2 4 (7.02%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (28.07%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Marketing
3 4 (7.02%) Back Office
3 4 (7.02%) Publishing
4 3 (5.26%) Retail
5 2 (3.51%) Advertising
6 1 (1.75%) Games
6 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.04%) .NET
2 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET
3 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (7.02%) CSS
3 4 (7.02%) HTML
4 3 (5.26%) Node.js
5 2 (3.51%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.75%) CSS3
6 1 (1.75%) HTML5
6 1 (1.75%) JSON
6 1 (1.75%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (1.75%) LDAP
6 1 (1.75%) Middleware
6 1 (1.75%) REST
6 1 (1.75%) SAML
6 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.51%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (1.75%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.75%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) Windows
2 5 (8.77%) Linux
2 5 (8.77%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.51%) Unix
4 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (36.84%) Waterfall
3 15 (26.32%) TOGAF
4 8 (14.04%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (12.28%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (12.28%) CRM
5 7 (12.28%) E-Commerce
5 7 (12.28%) ERP
5 7 (12.28%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 7 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (8.77%) Continuous Improvement Process
6 5 (8.77%) Customer Requirements
6 5 (8.77%) IT Strategy
6 5 (8.77%) Microservices
6 5 (8.77%) Order to Cash
6 5 (8.77%) PRINCE2
6 5 (8.77%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (8.77%) Procure-to-Pay
6 5 (8.77%) SABSA
6 5 (8.77%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.07%) SQL
2 6 (10.53%) C#
3 5 (8.77%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.02%) Java
5 3 (5.26%) C
6 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) TOGAF Certification
2 3 (5.26%) ACCA
2 3 (5.26%) CIMA
2 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.51%) CCNA
3 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.51%) Degree
3 2 (3.51%) MCSE
3 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (12.28%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.26%) Docker
3 2 (3.51%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.75%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.26%) Puppet
2 1 (1.75%) Ansible
2 1 (1.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.30%) SAP
3 7 (12.28%) Google
4 6 (10.53%) Oracle
4 6 (10.53%) Sitecore
5 5 (8.77%) Hyperion
5 5 (8.77%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (8.77%) Siebel
6 2 (3.51%) Cisco
6 2 (3.51%) Jitterbit
7 1 (1.75%) Meraki
7 1 (1.75%) Twitter
7 1 (1.75%) VMware