Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Solutions Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Senior Solution Architect
England > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 516 540 605
Rank change year-on-year +24 +65 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Solutions Architect 36 47 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.13% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.14% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 31 29 25
South East median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.68% +10.71%
10th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £55,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £99,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £75,000 £80,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% - +10.34%

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 29359 34118 41518
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.60% 96.97% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 24514 28618 34604
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 £65,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Senior Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Solutions Architect in the South East

Senior Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Senior Solutions Architect in the South East

Senior Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Solutions Architect in the South East over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Solutions Architect in the South East

Senior 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 Senior Solutions Architect within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 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
Thames Valley +25 12 £75,000 -
Berkshire +37 8 £77,500 -11.43%
Surrey +16 8 £65,000 - 1
Middlesex - 8 - -
Hampshire +19 7 £66,250 -23.19%
Buckinghamshire +15 4 £70,000 +12.00%
Oxfordshire -1 1 £75,000 +3.45%
West Sussex - 1 £60,000 -
Senior Solutions Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (38.89%) Presales
3 12 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 12 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 10 (27.78%) ITIL
4 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (25.00%) DevOps
5 9 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 9 (25.00%) JSON
5 9 (25.00%) VPN
6 8 (22.22%) Auto-Scaling
6 8 (22.22%) Kubernetes
6 8 (22.22%) Mesos
6 8 (22.22%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (22.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 8 (22.22%) Private Cloud
6 8 (22.22%) Public Cloud
6 8 (22.22%) SDLC
6 8 (22.22%) Terraform
6 8 (22.22%) rkt
6 8 (22.22%) Web Services
6 8 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
6 8 (22.22%) Middleware
6 8 (22.22%) Configuration Management
6 8 (22.22%) IPsec
6 8 (22.22%) Telecoms
6 8 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (22.22%) Cloud Computing

Senior 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (22.22%) AWS CloudFormation
3 8 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (22.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (5.56%) PaaS
5 1 (2.78%) Google Play
5 1 (2.78%) IaaS
5 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) VPN
2 8 (22.22%) IPsec
3 6 (16.67%) 5G
3 6 (16.67%) Diameter Protocol
3 6 (16.67%) GSM
3 6 (16.67%) LTE
3 6 (16.67%) RANAP
3 6 (16.67%) UMTS
4 2 (5.56%) WAN
5 1 (2.78%) ATM
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.78%) DHCP
5 1 (2.78%) DNS
5 1 (2.78%) LAN
5 1 (2.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (5.56%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (2.78%) Big Data
3 1 (2.78%) GIS
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 8 (22.22%) Hudson
1 8 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.78%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.78%) ReSharper
2 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 7 (19.44%) Finance
3 5 (13.89%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Advertising
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) JSON
2 8 (22.22%) Middleware
2 8 (22.22%) Web Services
3 1 (2.78%) .NET
3 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.78%) CSS
3 1 (2.78%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.78%) HTML
3 1 (2.78%) RESTful
3 1 (2.78%) Xamarin.iOS
3 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Private Cloud
1 8 (22.22%) Public Cloud
2 4 (11.11%) Cloud Native
2 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Android
3 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.78%) CentOS
3 1 (2.78%) Unix
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (38.89%) Presales
3 12 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 12 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 10 (27.78%) ITIL
5 9 (25.00%) DevOps
5 9 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (22.22%) Auto-Scaling
6 8 (22.22%) Configuration Management
6 8 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (22.22%) SDLC
6 8 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (16.67%) Network Architecture
8 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
9 4 (11.11%) IT Strategy
9 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
9 4 (11.11%) Microservices
9 4 (11.11%) PRINCE
10 2 (5.56%) Collaborative Working
10 2 (5.56%) Robotic Process Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (2.78%) Java
2 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) Docker
2 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) Ansible
1 8 (22.22%) Kubernetes
1 8 (22.22%) Mesos
1 8 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (22.22%) Puppet
1 8 (22.22%) rkt
1 8 (22.22%) Terraform
2 1 (2.78%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) VMware
2 1 (2.78%) Apple
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco
2 1 (2.78%) Citrix
2 1 (2.78%) Dell
2 1 (2.78%) Dell Compellent
2 1 (2.78%) EMC
2 1 (2.78%) Google
2 1 (2.78%) Juniper
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) NetApp
2 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.78%) Xamarin