Period
to 17 January 2020

The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Stockport during the 6 months to 17 January 2020.

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

Solution Architect
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
17 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 48 43 -
Rank change year-on-year -5 - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 14 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 4.39% 1.20% -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.61% 1.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 0
Stockport median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
Manchester median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport. 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
Stockport
Permanent vacancies in Stockport with a recognized job title 304 235 356
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.30% 94.00% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 267 221 325
Stockport median annual salary £46,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £27,650 £21,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £55,000 £62,500
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +3.26% +3.37% +4.71%

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in Stockport

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Salary trend for Solutions Architect in Stockport

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 17 January 2020, 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 Stockport region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Finance
2 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (92.86%) Waterfall
3 9 (64.29%) .NET
4 7 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 7 (50.00%) Sitecore
5 6 (42.86%) Problem Management
5 6 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (42.86%) Publishing
6 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (14.29%) Apple
7 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (7.14%) Machine Learning

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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:

General
1 14 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (92.86%) Waterfall
2 6 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (42.86%) Problem Management
2 6 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) Machine Learning
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (14.29%) Apple