Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 17 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 95 134
Rank change year-on-year -39 +39 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 36 78 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.21% 2.64% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 2.72% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 41 69 41
Oxfordshire median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £51,250 £52,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £72,500 £100,000
South East median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
% 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 2868 2869 3177
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.50% 96.99% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2402 2332 2613
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 -15 18 £62,000 -4.62% 3
Kidlington +3 4 £80,000 +28.00%
Witney - 2 £53,750 -
Solutions Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 17 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (41.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 15 (41.67%) ERP
3 13 (36.11%) Windows
3 13 (36.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (33.33%) SAP
5 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
5 10 (27.78%) Windows Server
5 10 (27.78%) IT Strategy
6 9 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
6 9 (25.00%) PaaS
6 9 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (25.00%) Office 365
6 9 (25.00%) SQL
6 9 (25.00%) Degree
6 9 (25.00%) Publishing
7 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 8 (22.22%) IaaS
7 8 (22.22%) Behavioural Change
7 8 (22.22%) SaaS
8 7 (19.44%) Oracle
8 7 (19.44%) SCCM
9 6 (16.67%) Finance
10 5 (13.89%) Dynamics NAV
10 5 (13.89%) Network Virtualisation
11 4 (11.11%) Time Management
11 4 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
11 4 (11.11%) Retail
11 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Office

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 4 (11.11%) IIS
2 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.78%) CMS
3 1 (2.78%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.78%) Kentico
3 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.78%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (2.78%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (25.00%) Office 365
2 9 (25.00%) PaaS
3 8 (22.22%) IaaS
3 8 (22.22%) SaaS
4 2 (5.56%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.78%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Skype
2 1 (2.78%) ATM
2 1 (2.78%) HTTP
2 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.33%) Power BI
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 9 (25.00%) Publishing
2 6 (16.67%) Finance
3 4 (11.11%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Advertising
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.56%) CSS
2 2 (5.56%) HTML
2 2 (5.56%) HTML5
2 2 (5.56%) Web Services
2 2 (5.56%) XML
3 1 (2.78%) OAuth2
3 1 (2.78%) RESTful
3 1 (2.78%) SAML
3 1 (2.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (8.33%) Private Cloud
1 3 (8.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) Windows
2 10 (27.78%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (41.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 15 (41.67%) ERP
3 10 (27.78%) IT Strategy
4 9 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
5 8 (22.22%) Behavioural Change
6 5 (13.89%) Network Virtualisation
7 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (11.11%) Time Management
8 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis
8 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (8.33%) Contact Management
8 3 (8.33%) CRM
8 3 (8.33%) Waterfall
9 2 (5.56%) Application Virtualisation
9 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.56%) Product Management
9 2 (5.56%) Prototyping
9 2 (5.56%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) Java
2 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.78%) C
3 1 (2.78%) GraphQL
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Virtual Desktop
1 3 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) SCCM
2 3 (8.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) SAP
2 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 7 (19.44%) Oracle
4 4 (11.11%) Citrix
4 4 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (8.33%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.78%) BMC
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco
6 1 (2.78%) Google
6 1 (2.78%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.78%) Meraki
6 1 (2.78%) Remedy
6 1 (2.78%) Sitecore