Period
to 15 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 139 63
Rank change year-on-year +30 -76 +74
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 64 38 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.18% 1.35% 4.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 1.39% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 56 40 138
Oxfordshire median annual salary £70,000 £73,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.08% +22.92% -
10th Percentile £49,375 £50,000 £46,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year - +3.70% -3.57%

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 2,881 2,731 3,042
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.06% 96.67% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2,567 2,334 2,519
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £66,500
South East median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +2.27%

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 +1 31 £72,000 -4.00% 2
Abingdon 0 8 £70,000 +21.74% 1
Witney +5 1 £41,500 -22.79%
Banbury - 1 - - 2
Solutions Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 33 (51.56%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (32.81%) SAP
3 20 (31.25%) TOGAF
3 20 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (29.69%) Waterfall
5 18 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
5 18 (28.13%) Microsoft
6 17 (26.56%) Finance
6 17 (26.56%) Enterprise Architecture
7 15 (23.44%) Migration
7 15 (23.44%) Linux
8 14 (21.88%) Publishing
9 13 (20.31%) Data Migration
10 12 (18.75%) DevOps
10 12 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (17.19%) Microservices
11 11 (17.19%) Puppet
11 11 (17.19%) Opscode Chef
11 11 (17.19%) SOA
12 10 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (15.63%) JIRA
12 10 (15.63%) Docker
12 10 (15.63%) Slack
12 10 (15.63%) Service Design
12 10 (15.63%) Scaled Agile Framework
13 9 (14.06%) Google
13 9 (14.06%) E-Commerce
13 9 (14.06%) SQL
13 9 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (12.50%) ERP

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 6 (9.38%) CMS
2 4 (6.25%) Kentico
2 4 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (6.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Oracle EBS R12
1 6 (9.38%) Oracle ERP
1 6 (9.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (6.25%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
3 2 (3.13%) SAP CO
3 2 (3.13%) SAP FI
3 2 (3.13%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (3.13%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.56%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 20 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (15.63%) Slack
4 8 (12.50%) IaaS
4 8 (12.50%) PaaS
5 6 (9.38%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (9.38%) SaaS
6 4 (6.25%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (3.13%) Power BI
1 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.56%) Big Data
2 1 (1.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (15.63%) JIRA
2 4 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (26.56%) Finance
2 14 (21.88%) Publishing
3 6 (9.38%) Back Office
3 6 (9.38%) Marketing
4 3 (4.69%) Advertising
4 3 (4.69%) Retail
5 2 (3.13%) Games
6 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.38%) .NET
1 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET
1 6 (9.38%) CSS
1 6 (9.38%) HTML
2 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (4.69%) Web Services
4 2 (3.13%) OAuth
4 2 (3.13%) XML
5 1 (1.56%) CSS3
5 1 (1.56%) GraphQL
5 1 (1.56%) HTML5
5 1 (1.56%) JSON
5 1 (1.56%) OAuth2
5 1 (1.56%) REST
5 1 (1.56%) RESTful
5 1 (1.56%) SAML
5 1 (1.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (1.56%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.44%) Linux
2 6 (9.38%) Windows
2 6 (9.38%) Windows Server
3 4 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (51.56%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (31.25%) TOGAF
3 19 (29.69%) Waterfall
4 17 (26.56%) Enterprise Architecture
5 15 (23.44%) Migration
6 13 (20.31%) Data Migration
7 12 (18.75%) DevOps
7 12 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (17.19%) Microservices
8 11 (17.19%) SOA
9 10 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (15.63%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 10 (15.63%) Service Design
10 9 (14.06%) E-Commerce
10 9 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
11 8 (12.50%) ERP
11 8 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
12 7 (10.94%) CRM
13 6 (9.38%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.06%) SQL
2 7 (10.94%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.25%) C#
3 4 (6.25%) Java
4 2 (3.13%) C
4 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.25%) CCNA
2 4 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (6.25%) MCSE
2 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.25%) TOGAF Certification
3 2 (3.13%) ACCA
3 2 (3.13%) CIMA
3 2 (3.13%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (15.63%) Docker
2 8 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (17.19%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (17.19%) Puppet
2 2 (3.13%) SCCM
2 2 (3.13%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 21 (32.81%) SAP
2 18 (28.13%) Microsoft
3 9 (14.06%) Google
4 6 (9.38%) Hyperion
4 6 (9.38%) Oracle
4 6 (9.38%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (9.38%) Siebel
5 4 (6.25%) Sitecore
6 3 (4.69%) Cisco
7 2 (3.13%) Meraki
8 1 (1.56%) Twitter