Period
to 18 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £56,250 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 123 111
Rank change year-on-year -5 -12 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 32 54 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.29% 1.73% 2.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 1.79% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 26 53 50
Oxfordshire median annual salary £56,250 £69,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.06% +15.83% +9.09%
10th Percentile £43,750 £52,500 £54,750
90th Percentile £108,750 £80,000 £73,875
South East median annual salary £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +1.79% +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 2,403 3,022 2,714
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.62% 96.80% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2,053 2,499 2,195
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,800 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -14 14 £48,750 -25.00% 1
Abingdon - 6 £70,000 - 2
Banbury - 4 £50,000 -
Solutions Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 20 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (37.50%) SQL
4 11 (34.38%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (31.25%) Waterfall
5 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 9 (28.13%) Finance
7 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 7 (21.88%) JIRA
8 7 (21.88%) Microservices
9 5 (15.63%) NServiceBus
9 5 (15.63%) Customer Requirements
9 5 (15.63%) Node.js
9 5 (15.63%) .NET
9 5 (15.63%) C#
9 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
9 5 (15.63%) CMS
10 4 (12.50%) Java
10 4 (12.50%) PaaS
10 4 (12.50%) IaaS
11 3 (9.38%) Mobile App
11 3 (9.38%) Public Cloud
11 3 (9.38%) Line Management
11 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
11 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (9.38%) Jitterbit
11 3 (9.38%) IT Strategy
11 3 (9.38%) Dynamics 365
11 3 (9.38%) SAP S/4HANA
11 3 (9.38%) 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 5 (15.63%) CMS
1 5 (15.63%) NServiceBus
1 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.38%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (6.25%) Apache
3 2 (6.25%) Confluence
3 2 (6.25%) IIS
3 2 (6.25%) JBoss
3 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (9.38%) SAP CO
1 3 (9.38%) SAP FI
1 3 (9.38%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (9.38%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (34.38%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (12.50%) IaaS
3 4 (12.50%) PaaS
4 3 (9.38%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (9.38%) Force.com
5 1 (3.13%) Office 365
5 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Firewall
1 2 (6.25%) Kerberos
1 2 (6.25%) SSL
2 1 (3.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) Data Lake
2 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (6.25%) Power BI
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) JIRA
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Games
3 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) .NET
1 5 (15.63%) Node.js
2 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
3 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (6.25%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (6.25%) LDAP
3 2 (6.25%) SAML
4 1 (3.13%) CSS
4 1 (3.13%) GraphQL
4 1 (3.13%) HTML
4 1 (3.13%) HTML5
4 1 (3.13%) jQuery
4 1 (3.13%) Middleware
4 1 (3.13%) RESTful
4 1 (3.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (9.38%) Mobile App
1 3 (9.38%) Public Cloud
2 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.25%) Fat Client
2 2 (6.25%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (31.25%) Waterfall
3 7 (21.88%) Microservices
4 5 (15.63%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
5 3 (9.38%) IT Strategy
5 3 (9.38%) ITIL
5 3 (9.38%) Line Management
5 3 (9.38%) Logistics
5 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
5 3 (9.38%) SOA
5 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (9.38%) Thought Leadership
5 3 (9.38%) TOGAF
5 3 (9.38%) UML
6 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.25%) CRM
6 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) C#
3 4 (12.50%) Java
4 3 (9.38%) C
4 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.25%) Python
6 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) ACCA
1 3 (9.38%) CIMA
1 3 (9.38%) TOGAF Certification
2 2 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
1 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.25%) Docker
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
1 1 (3.13%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Jitterbit
2 3 (9.38%) SAP
2 3 (9.38%) Sitecore
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) VMware
4 1 (3.13%) Google
4 1 (3.13%) Meraki