Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for an SOA Architect was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 527 542 641
Rank change year-on-year +15 +99 -25
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Architect 20 60 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.066% 0.17% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.18% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 19 56 11
South East median annual salary £80,000 £65,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -16.13% +29.17%
10th Percentile £61,950 £53,750 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £83,750
England median annual salary £85,000 £70,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +21.43% -3.45% -

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 29304 33921 41438
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.62% 96.97% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 24468 28449 34555
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%

SOA Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 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
Hampshire - 16 £82,500 -
Surrey +19 3 £51,500 -1.90%
Berkshire +28 1 £72,500 +8.21%
Thames Valley +1 1 £72,500 +11.54%
SOA Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 20 (100.00%) SOA
2 16 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (55.00%) Java
4 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (45.00%) Ruby
5 9 (45.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 9 (45.00%) Hadoop
5 9 (45.00%) Open Source
5 9 (45.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (45.00%) RabbitMQ
5 9 (45.00%) Scrum
5 9 (45.00%) MySQL
5 9 (45.00%) C#
5 9 (45.00%) Python
5 9 (45.00%) Big Data
5 9 (45.00%) Kafka
5 9 (45.00%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (45.00%) Docker
5 9 (45.00%) Apache Spark
6 7 (35.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (35.00%) DevOps
6 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (35.00%) Middleware
6 7 (35.00%) Oracle
6 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (35.00%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (10.00%) SQL
7 2 (10.00%) .NET
8 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture

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 9 (45.00%) Apache Spark
2 7 (35.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 16 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 9 (45.00%) Big Data
1 9 (45.00%) Hadoop
1 9 (45.00%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) Kafka
1 9 (45.00%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (35.00%) Middleware
2 7 (35.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (10.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) SOA
2 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (45.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 9 (45.00%) Open Source
3 9 (45.00%) Scrum
4 7 (35.00%) DevOps
5 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) Java
2 9 (45.00%) C#
2 9 (45.00%) Python
2 9 (45.00%) Ruby
3 2 (10.00%) SQL
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle