Period
to 15 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £61,250 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 75 80
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 26 19 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.20% 1.64% 1.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% 1.69% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 22
South Yorkshire median annual salary £61,250 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.00% -3.85% -
10th Percentile £56,375 £60,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £72,375 £65,000 £81,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £64,250 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -1.15% - +4.00%

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 1,140 1,122 1,326
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.37% 96.97% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 893 907 1,104
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £24,050 £24,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 15 October 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 15 October 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 +4 11 £62,500 - 6
Doncaster -2 6 - -
Barnsley - 1 £49,000 -
Solutions Architect
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) Java
2 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (26.92%) Java 8
3 7 (26.92%) Puppet
3 7 (26.92%) REST
3 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
3 7 (26.92%) Microservices
3 7 (26.92%) Kubernetes
3 7 (26.92%) Spring Boot
3 7 (26.92%) Ansible
3 7 (26.92%) Docker
3 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (26.92%) DataPower
3 7 (26.92%) TOGAF
3 7 (26.92%) Spring
3 7 (26.92%) SOAP
3 7 (26.92%) Web Services
3 7 (26.92%) SOA
3 7 (26.92%) IBM
4 5 (19.23%) Windows
4 5 (19.23%) Data Modelling
4 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (19.23%) Banking
4 5 (19.23%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 4 (15.38%) Office 365
5 4 (15.38%) Windows 10
5 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure

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:

Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (15.38%) Office 365
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.69%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) 2G
1 1 (3.85%) 3G
1 1 (3.85%) 4G
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
1 1 (3.85%) LTE
1 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Big Data
1 1 (3.85%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.69%) Hudson
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.85%) Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Publishing
4 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) REST
1 7 (26.92%) SOAP
1 7 (26.92%) Spring
1 7 (26.92%) Spring Boot
1 7 (26.92%) Web Services
2 1 (3.85%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) DataPower
2 1 (3.85%) e-Learning
2 1 (3.85%) Fintech
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (30.77%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (26.92%) Microservices
2 7 (26.92%) SOA
2 7 (26.92%) TOGAF
3 5 (19.23%) Data Modelling
3 5 (19.23%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (11.54%) CRM
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (7.69%) ERP
6 2 (7.69%) ITIL
6 2 (7.69%) Logistics
6 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.69%) Service Design
6 2 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) Java
2 7 (26.92%) Java 8
3 2 (7.69%) Apex Code
4 1 (3.85%) Formula Language
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) CCIE
2 1 (3.85%) CCNP
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.85%) DBS Check
2 1 (3.85%) JNCIA
2 1 (3.85%) JNCIP
2 1 (3.85%) JNCIS
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Docker
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) Ansible
1 7 (26.92%) Kubernetes
1 7 (26.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) IBM
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco
3 1 (3.85%) F5
3 1 (3.85%) Juniper
3 1 (3.85%) VMware