The median annual salary for an SOA Architect was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

SOA Architect
England / South East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 383 417 461
Rank change year-on-year +34 +44  
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Architect 11 22 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.075% 0.12% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.12% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 8
Median salary £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% -10.71%  
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.84% -7.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14110 17860 20459
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.64% 96.97% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11815 15210 16682
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

SOA Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured SOA Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SOA Architect in the South East

SOA Architect
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for SOA Architect in the South East

SOA Architect
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA Architect in the South East over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SOA Architect in the South East

SOA 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 SOA Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire - 8 £67,500 -
Berkshire +27 2 £73,750 +19.91%
Surrey +27 1 £51,500 -1.90%
SOA Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, SOA 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 SOA Architect in the job title.

1 29 (100.00%) SOA
2 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (58.62%) Java
4 15 (51.72%) Open Source
4 15 (51.72%) Apache Cassandra
4 15 (51.72%) Big Data
4 15 (51.72%) MySQL
4 15 (51.72%) C#
4 15 (51.72%) Python
4 15 (51.72%) Scrum
4 15 (51.72%) Apache Spark
5 12 (41.38%) RabbitMQ
5 12 (41.38%) Kafka
5 12 (41.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (41.38%) Domain-Driven Design
5 12 (41.38%) Hadoop
5 12 (41.38%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (41.38%) Ruby
5 12 (41.38%) Continuous Delivery
5 12 (41.38%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (41.38%) Docker
6 9 (31.03%) RDBMS
6 9 (31.03%) Relational Database
7 6 (20.69%) UML
8 5 (17.24%) Web Services
8 5 (17.24%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (17.24%) SDLC
9 4 (13.79%) IT Strategy
9 4 (13.79%) Oracle
9 4 (13.79%) Process Management

SOA 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 15 (51.72%) Apache Spark
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 12 (41.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) Apache Cassandra
1 15 (51.72%) Big Data
1 15 (51.72%) MySQL
2 12 (41.38%) Hadoop
3 9 (31.03%) RDBMS
3 9 (31.03%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (41.38%) Kafka
1 12 (41.38%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (17.24%) Web Services
3 2 (6.90%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (6.90%) REST
3 2 (6.90%) SOAP
4 1 (3.45%) .NET
4 1 (3.45%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) SOA
2 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (51.72%) Open Source
3 15 (51.72%) Scrum
4 12 (41.38%) Continuous Delivery
4 12 (41.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (41.38%) Domain-Driven Design
5 6 (20.69%) UML
6 5 (17.24%) SDLC
7 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (13.79%) IT Strategy
7 4 (13.79%) Process Management
8 3 (10.34%) BPEL
8 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (10.34%) CRM
8 3 (10.34%) TOGAF
9 2 (6.90%) BPMN
9 2 (6.90%) IT Governance
9 2 (6.90%) Service Design
10 1 (3.45%) Data Flow Diagram
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) Java
2 15 (51.72%) C#
2 15 (51.72%) Python
3 12 (41.38%) Ruby
4 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.45%) SQL
System Software
1 12 (41.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (41.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) IBM