Solutions Architect Jobs in the South East

Solution Architect
England > South East

The median Solution Architect salary in the South East is £77,500 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 26 May 2024.

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

6 months to
26 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 142 147 164
Rank change year-on-year +5 +17 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 328 318 459
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.90% 2.24% 2.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.02% 2.49% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 109 162 177
10th Percentile £64,500 £67,500 £63,750
25th Percentile £66,250 £75,000 £66,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £85,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.82% +13.33% +7.14%
75th Percentile £87,500 £93,750 £85,000
90th Percentile £94,000 £106,250 £91,250
England median annual salary £80,000 £85,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +9.68%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South East

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.

Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 16,230 12,794 19,553
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.08% 90.26% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11,600 8,097 12,330
10th Percentile £27,613 £29,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £60,800 £60,000
% change year-on-year -13.65% +1.33% +9.09%

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in the South East

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Solutions Architect in the South East.

Salary trend for Solutions Architect in the South East

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Solutions Architect in the South East over the 6 months to 26 May 2024.

Salary histogram for Solutions Architect in the South East

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 Solutions Architect within the South East region over the 6 months to 26 May 2024. 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
Jobs
Thames Valley +23 130 £80,000 -3.03% 22
Berkshire +25 57 £77,500 -3.13% 12
Middlesex -4 55 - -
Surrey -16 54 £77,500 -13.89% 5
Buckinghamshire -21 51 £80,000 -3.03% 6
East Sussex +40 37 £90,000 -18.18% 4
Oxfordshire +10 22 £82,000 -13.68% 4
Hampshire -69 22 £65,000 -23.53% 5
West Sussex +33 14 £67,500 -22.41% 1
Kent -16 7 £90,000 +20.00% 1
Sussex - 6 £75,000 - 1
Solutions Architect
England

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 2024, Solutions Architect job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 167 (50.91%) Social Skills
2 137 (41.77%) Roadmaps
3 128 (39.02%) Agile
4 118 (35.98%) Finance
5 97 (29.57%) TOGAF
5 97 (29.57%) Enterprise Architecture
6 85 (25.91%) Problem-Solving
7 84 (25.61%) Strategic Roadmap
8 83 (25.30%) Data Management
8 83 (25.30%) Oracle
9 82 (25.00%) Change Management
10 81 (24.70%) ERP
11 76 (23.17%) SAP
12 75 (22.87%) SAS
12 75 (22.87%) Broadband
12 75 (22.87%) Hyperion
12 75 (22.87%) SAP ERP
12 75 (22.87%) Performance Management
12 75 (22.87%) Anaplan
13 71 (21.65%) Microsoft
14 69 (21.04%) Degree
15 55 (16.77%) Azure
16 45 (13.72%) Mentoring
17 44 (13.41%) Microservices
18 43 (13.11%) Security Cleared
19 42 (12.80%) Line Management
20 41 (12.50%) AWS
21 35 (10.67%) Coaching
22 34 (10.37%) Cloud Native
22 34 (10.37%) Inclusion and Diversity

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 75 (22.87%) SAS
2 11 (3.35%) SharePoint
3 10 (3.05%) Microsoft Exchange
4 5 (1.52%) Drupal
5 4 (1.22%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.91%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 75 (22.87%) SAP ERP
2 5 (1.52%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 4 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.22%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.30%) Salesforce CRM
4 1 (0.30%) SAP IBP
4 1 (0.30%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 55 (16.77%) Azure
2 41 (12.50%) AWS
3 21 (6.40%) Power Platform
4 17 (5.18%) Microsoft 365
5 16 (4.88%) Serverless
6 14 (4.27%) AWS Lambda
7 13 (3.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 12 (3.66%) AWS CloudFormation
8 12 (3.66%) Dynamics 365
9 11 (3.35%) PowerApps
10 10 (3.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 9 (2.74%) Amazon EC2
11 9 (2.74%) Amazon S3
11 9 (2.74%) Amazon SQS
11 9 (2.74%) CloudFront
11 9 (2.74%) GCP
11 9 (2.74%) Route 53
12 6 (1.83%) Azure Synapse Analytics
13 5 (1.52%) AWS Step Functions
13 5 (1.52%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 75 (22.87%) Broadband
2 21 (6.40%) SD-WAN
2 21 (6.40%) WAN
3 16 (4.88%) Firewall
4 15 (4.57%) Wireless
5 7 (2.13%) Intranet
6 4 (1.22%) BGP
6 4 (1.22%) DNS
6 4 (1.22%) SSL
6 4 (1.22%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.30%) LAN
7 1 (0.30%) MPLS
7 1 (0.30%) Network Security
7 1 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.27%) Amazon RDS
2 11 (3.35%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (3.05%) MongoDB
4 7 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (1.83%) DynamoDB
6 5 (1.52%) Data Lake
6 5 (1.52%) Power BI
6 5 (1.52%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.22%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.22%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.91%) SQL Server
9 2 (0.61%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.61%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.30%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 3 (0.91%) TeamCity
General
1 167 (50.91%) Social Skills
2 118 (35.98%) Finance
3 34 (10.37%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 28 (8.54%) Retail
5 24 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (4.57%) Legal
7 14 (4.27%) Influencing Skills
8 10 (3.05%) Billing
8 10 (3.05%) Manufacturing
8 10 (3.05%) Presentation Skills
8 10 (3.05%) Publishing
9 8 (2.44%) Documentation Skills
10 7 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (1.52%) Financial Institution
12 4 (1.22%) Marketing
12 4 (1.22%) Public Sector
13 2 (0.61%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.61%) French Language
13 2 (0.61%) Portuguese Language
13 2 (0.61%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.05%) Kafka
1 10 (3.05%) Node.js
2 7 (2.13%) .NET
3 4 (1.22%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (1.22%) Spring Boot
4 3 (0.91%) AWS CDK
5 2 (0.61%) Lightning Web Components
6 1 (0.30%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.30%) EDI
6 1 (0.30%) React
6 1 (0.30%) RESTful
6 1 (0.30%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (10.37%) Cloud Native
2 22 (6.71%) Data Centre
2 22 (6.71%) PMI
3 8 (2.44%) Public Cloud
4 7 (2.13%) Analytical Mindset
4 7 (2.13%) Biopharmaceutical
5 4 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.22%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (0.91%) Product Ownership
7 1 (0.30%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.30%) Educational Technology
7 1 (0.30%) Legacy Systems
7 1 (0.30%) Operational Technology
7 1 (0.30%) Security Posture
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.83%) Linux
2 5 (1.52%) Android
2 5 (1.52%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.61%) Windows
5 1 (0.30%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (41.77%) Roadmaps
2 128 (39.02%) Agile
3 97 (29.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 97 (29.57%) TOGAF
4 85 (25.91%) Problem-Solving
5 84 (25.61%) Strategic Roadmap
6 83 (25.30%) Data Management
7 82 (25.00%) Change Management
8 81 (24.70%) ERP
9 75 (22.87%) Performance Management
10 45 (13.72%) Mentoring
11 44 (13.41%) Microservices
12 42 (12.80%) Line Management
13 35 (10.67%) Coaching
14 33 (10.06%) DevOps
15 32 (9.76%) Presales
16 30 (9.15%) Prototyping
17 28 (8.54%) Architectural Patterns
18 25 (7.62%) Artificial Intelligence
19 23 (7.01%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (4.88%) Java
2 10 (3.05%) Go
2 10 (3.05%) Python
3 4 (1.22%) C#
3 4 (1.22%) SQL
4 2 (0.61%) Apex Code
4 2 (0.61%) R
5 1 (0.30%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 69 (21.04%) Degree
2 43 (13.11%) Security Cleared
3 31 (9.45%) SC Cleared
4 22 (6.71%) PMI Certification
5 19 (5.79%) Computer Science Degree
6 17 (5.18%) AWS Certification
6 17 (5.18%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
7 14 (4.27%) Azure Certification
8 11 (3.35%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (2.74%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
10 5 (1.52%) CCNA
10 5 (1.52%) CCNP
10 5 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (1.52%) TOGAF Certification
11 4 (1.22%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.91%) AWS Certified Developer
12 3 (0.91%) AWS Certified SysOps Administrator
13 1 (0.30%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.22%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.61%) PMO
2 2 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 22 (6.71%) Docker
2 3 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.30%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (7.01%) Kubernetes
2 12 (3.66%) Terraform
3 5 (1.52%) CASB
4 3 (0.91%) Grafana
4 3 (0.91%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 83 (25.30%) Oracle
2 76 (23.17%) SAP
3 75 (22.87%) Anaplan
3 75 (22.87%) Hyperion
4 71 (21.65%) Microsoft
5 17 (5.18%) Apple
6 15 (4.57%) Cisco
6 15 (4.57%) Salesforce
7 11 (3.35%) Google
8 10 (3.05%) Fortinet
8 10 (3.05%) Juniper
8 10 (3.05%) MuleSoft
9 7 (2.13%) Adobe
10 5 (1.52%) Meraki
10 5 (1.52%) Sparx
11 4 (1.22%) Dell
11 4 (1.22%) Guidewire
12 2 (0.61%) Databricks
13 1 (0.30%) VMware