Period
to 19 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

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

Solution Architect
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 79 102
Rank change year-on-year +10 +23 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 27 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.36% 1.93% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.42% 1.99% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 46 38 16
South Yorkshire median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% -3.70% +12.50%
10th Percentile £59,000 £62,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £71,750 £82,500 £76,875
Yorkshire median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -1.98%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. 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 Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in South Yorkshire with a recognized job title 1,115 1,257 1,516
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.55% 97.29% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 979 1,070 1,285
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.63% +6.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,500 £22,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in South Yorkshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Solutions Architect in South Yorkshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solutions Architect in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Solutions Architect in South Yorkshire

Solutions Architect
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 February 2018. 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
Sheffield -3 21 £67,500 +3.85% 4
Doncaster +1 5 £65,000 -
Solutions Architect
Yorkshire

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, Solutions Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South Yorkshire region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) Finance
3 8 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (25.93%) Migration
4 7 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 6 (22.22%) IT Strategy
5 6 (22.22%) Data Modelling
5 6 (22.22%) Java
6 5 (18.52%) Web Services
6 5 (18.52%) Java EE
6 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (18.52%) Data Migration
6 5 (18.52%) Business Transformation
6 5 (18.52%) Mobile App
6 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
6 5 (18.52%) Coaching
7 3 (11.11%) Presales
7 3 (11.11%) TOGAF
7 3 (11.11%) SOA
7 3 (11.11%) Analytics
8 2 (7.41%) Master Data Management
8 2 (7.41%) Serverless
8 2 (7.41%) IaaS
8 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
8 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
8 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
8 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (7.41%) MCSD

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (3.70%) Apache Spark
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.41%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (7.41%) IaaS
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.41%) PaaS
1 2 (7.41%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (3.70%) Big Data
1 1 (3.70%) QlikView
1 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
1 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Legal
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) Java EE
1 5 (18.52%) Web Services
2 1 (3.70%) Drools
2 1 (3.70%) JPA
2 1 (3.70%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (18.52%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (25.93%) Migration
3 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 6 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 6 (22.22%) IT Strategy
5 5 (18.52%) Business Transformation
5 5 (18.52%) Coaching
5 5 (18.52%) Data Migration
5 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
6 3 (11.11%) Analytics
6 3 (11.11%) Presales
6 3 (11.11%) SOA
6 3 (11.11%) TOGAF
7 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Data Management
7 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
7 2 (7.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
1 2 (7.41%) MCSD
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Google
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) IBM
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle