Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead Solutions Architect was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Lead Solution Architect
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 531 583 612
Rank change year-on-year +52 +29 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Solutions Architect 18 7 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.059% 0.020% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.021% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 34
South East median annual salary £85,000 £67,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.93% -10.00% +3.45%
10th Percentile £64,750 £64,750 £47,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £80,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £80,000 £72,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29564 33620 41518
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.61% 96.97% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 24692 28198 34628
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Lead Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Solutions Architect in the South East

Lead Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Lead Solutions Architect in the South East

Lead Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Solutions Architect in the South East over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Solutions Architect in the South East

Lead Solutions Architect
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Solutions Architect within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 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
Kent - 8 £85,000 - 1
Thames Valley +32 5 £95,000 +40.74%
Berkshire +45 3 £95,000 +40.74%
Hampshire +19 3 £65,000 -18.75%
Buckinghamshire +11 2 - -
East Sussex - 1 - - 1
Surrey - 1 - -
Lead Solutions Architect
England

Lead Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Lead 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 South East region featuring Lead Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
1 10 (55.56%) .NET
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (44.44%) Data Modelling
4 7 (38.89%) CSS
4 7 (38.89%) C#
4 7 (38.89%) HTML
4 7 (38.89%) HTML5
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (27.78%) AMQP
6 5 (27.78%) CSS3
6 5 (27.78%) Windows 8
6 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
6 5 (27.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (27.78%) JSON
6 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
6 5 (27.78%) SQL
6 5 (27.78%) VB.NET
6 5 (27.78%) SOAP
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
6 5 (27.78%) SOA
6 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
6 5 (27.78%) EDI
6 5 (27.78%) XML
6 5 (27.78%) Windows
6 5 (27.78%) SMTP
6 5 (27.78%) HTTP
6 5 (27.78%) SSL
6 5 (27.78%) Internet
6 5 (27.78%) TypeScript

Lead Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) AMQP
1 5 (27.78%) HTTP
1 5 (27.78%) Internet
1 5 (27.78%) SMTP
1 5 (27.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) Big Data
3 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) .NET
2 7 (38.89%) CSS
2 7 (38.89%) HTML
2 7 (38.89%) HTML5
3 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
3 5 (27.78%) CSS3
3 5 (27.78%) EDI
3 5 (27.78%) JSON
3 5 (27.78%) SOAP
3 5 (27.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (27.78%) XML
4 3 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Cloud Native
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
1 5 (27.78%) Windows 10
1 5 (27.78%) Windows 8
1 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) Data Modelling
3 5 (27.78%) Microservices
3 5 (27.78%) SOA
4 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (16.67%) Data Architecture
6 2 (11.11%) BPR
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.11%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL
6 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.11%) Open Source
6 2 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) Records Management
6 2 (11.11%) SDLC
6 2 (11.11%) Workflow
7 1 (5.56%) Coaching
7 1 (5.56%) IT Strategy
7 1 (5.56%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) C#
2 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
2 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) TypeScript
2 5 (27.78%) VB.NET
3 3 (16.67%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) Python
3 3 (16.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) CCIE
1 2 (11.11%) CCNP
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Unisys