Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in Slough during the 6 months to 23 July 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 > Slough
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 82 85
Rank change year-on-year +20 +3 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 14 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.00% 0.96% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% 1.00% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 22
Slough median annual salary £75,000 £80,000 £100,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -20.00% +66.67%
Berkshire median annual salary £70,750 £70,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +1.07% -3.45% +3.57%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough. 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
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 677 999 1121
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 96.71% 95.60% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 588 888 935
Slough median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,500 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in Slough

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for Solutions Architect in Slough

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Slough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solutions Architect in Slough over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Solutions Architect in Slough

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Slough region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) TOGAF
3 5 (35.71%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 4 (28.57%) C++
4 4 (28.57%) UML
4 4 (28.57%) B2B
4 4 (28.57%) B2C
4 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (28.57%) Java EE
4 4 (28.57%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (28.57%) Software Architecture
5 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (21.43%) SOA
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle
6 2 (14.29%) SAP
6 2 (14.29%) EJB
6 2 (14.29%) SOAP
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL
6 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 2 (14.29%) Linux
6 2 (14.29%) JMS
6 2 (14.29%) C
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) Teradata
6 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 2 (14.29%) Docker
6 2 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Linux

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (14.29%) PaaS
3 1 (7.14%) Force.com
3 1 (7.14%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 1 (7.14%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (7.14%) Advertising
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) Java EE
3 2 (14.29%) EJB
3 2 (14.29%) JMS
3 2 (14.29%) REST
3 2 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (7.14%) Mason
4 1 (7.14%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.14%) FMCG
1 1 (7.14%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) CentOS
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) TOGAF
2 4 (28.57%) B2B
2 4 (28.57%) B2C
2 4 (28.57%) Customer Engagement
2 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (28.57%) Software Architecture
2 4 (28.57%) UML
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) SOA
4 2 (14.29%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) C++
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) C
3 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.14%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Google
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 2 (14.29%) SAP
2 2 (14.29%) Teradata
3 1 (7.14%) JD Edwards
3 1 (7.14%) JDA
3 1 (7.14%) RedPrairie
3 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (7.14%) Symantec