Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £60,750 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 22 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 Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 58 82
Rank change year-on-year -11 +24 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 10 29 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.22% 2.82% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 2.91% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8 33 20
Sheffield median annual salary £60,750 £65,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.54% -3.70% +22.73%
10th Percentile £54,050 £62,500 £62,375
90th Percentile £72,250 £82,500 £75,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £66,250
% change year-on-year - -1.89% +20.45%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. 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
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies in Sheffield with a recognized job title 800 996 1256
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.44% 96.98% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 688 830 1112
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,975 £23,025
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in Sheffield

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Solutions Architect in Sheffield

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solutions Architect in Sheffield over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Solutions Architect in Sheffield

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Sheffield region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (10.00%) Adaptive Web Design
3 1 (10.00%) Serverless
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) JSF
3 1 (10.00%) Economics
3 1 (10.00%) Local Government
3 1 (10.00%) Google
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (10.00%) Java EE
3 1 (10.00%) JSON
3 1 (10.00%) Robotics
3 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (10.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (10.00%) IaaS
2 1 (10.00%) PaaS
2 1 (10.00%) Serverless
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Local Government
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) Java EE
2 1 (10.00%) JSF
2 1 (10.00%) JSON
2 1 (10.00%) JSP
2 1 (10.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (20.00%) IT Strategy
1 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (10.00%) Adaptive Web Design
2 1 (10.00%) Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) Coaching
2 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (10.00%) Economics
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Presales
2 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) Robotic Process Automation
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Blue Prism
1 1 (10.00%) Google
1 1 (10.00%) SAP