The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Solution Architect
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 102 116
Rank change year-on-year +10 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 15 27 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.16% 1.53% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 1.58% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 15
Median salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £85,000 £78,000
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1260 1704 2217
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.07% 96.49% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1039 1349 1666
Median salary £47,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £24,936
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £69,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading that featured Solutions Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in Reading

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Solutions Architect in Reading

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solutions Architect in Reading over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Solutions Architect in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Reading region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 13 (52.00%) Presales
2 8 (32.00%) Retail
3 7 (28.00%) Finance
3 7 (28.00%) Customer Requirements
3 7 (28.00%) TOGAF
4 6 (24.00%) C#
5 5 (20.00%) C++
5 5 (20.00%) Windows
5 5 (20.00%) RFID
5 5 (20.00%) WLAN
5 5 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 5 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
5 5 (20.00%) Android
5 5 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 5 (20.00%) Change Control
5 5 (20.00%) Mobile Computing
5 5 (20.00%) Analytics
6 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (12.00%) ERP
7 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
7 3 (12.00%) IaaS
7 3 (12.00%) SaaS
8 2 (8.00%) PaaS
8 2 (8.00%) Security Architecture
8 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (8.00%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (8.00%) Transition Management
8 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (8.00%) Hybrid Cloud

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.00%) SAP CRM
2 1 (4.00%) SAP CRM for Utilities
2 1 (4.00%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) IaaS
1 3 (12.00%) SaaS
2 2 (8.00%) PaaS
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) RFID
1 5 (20.00%) WLAN
2 2 (8.00%) Firewall
2 2 (8.00%) LAN
2 2 (8.00%) WAN
3 1 (4.00%) ATM
3 1 (4.00%) HTTP
3 1 (4.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (4.00%) Rational Rose
General
1 8 (32.00%) Retail
2 7 (28.00%) Finance
3 5 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (8.00%) Banking
4 2 (8.00%) Legal
5 1 (4.00%) Back Office
5 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) Spring
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Mobile Computing
2 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (8.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Android
1 5 (20.00%) Apple iOS
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
1 5 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Presales
2 7 (28.00%) Customer Requirements
2 7 (28.00%) TOGAF
3 5 (20.00%) Analytics
3 5 (20.00%) Change Control
4 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.00%) ERP
6 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity
6 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (8.00%) Information Security
6 2 (8.00%) ITIL
6 2 (8.00%) Migration
6 2 (8.00%) MODAF
6 2 (8.00%) Project Management
6 2 (8.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (8.00%) Security Architecture
6 2 (8.00%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) C#
2 5 (20.00%) C++
3 2 (8.00%) SQL
4 1 (4.00%) Perl
4 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.00%) Python
4 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) CISA
1 2 (8.00%) CISM
1 2 (8.00%) CISSP
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) GDPR
1 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) BMC
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (8.00%) PlateSpin
1 2 (8.00%) SAP
1 2 (8.00%) VMware
2 1 (4.00%) Citrix
2 1 (4.00%) HP
Reading
Energon Global
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago