The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solution Architect
South East / Surrey
Rank 129 152 118
Rank change year-on-year +23 -34  
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 36 53 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.32% 1.28% 2.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 1.31% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 23 43 59
Median salary £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.44% +3.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,250
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £90,000 £82,750
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2634 4039 4307
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.27% 97.63% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2122 3476 3555
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey that featured Solutions Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in Surrey

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Solutions Architect in Surrey

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solutions Architect in Surrey over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Solutions Architect in Surrey

Solutions Architect
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines 0 15 £70,000 +3.70% 4
Egham +1 12 - -
Guildford +21 3 £65,000 -45.83% 3
Dorking - 2 £67,500 -
Woking +7 1 £62,500 -
Solutions Architect
South East

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Solutions 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 Surrey region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 51 (42.86%) Project Management
2 34 (28.57%) Degree
3 33 (27.73%) Microsoft
4 32 (26.89%) SQL Server
5 31 (26.05%) Amazon AWS
5 31 (26.05%) Mentoring
6 30 (25.21%) SAP
7 29 (24.37%) IT Strategy
8 26 (21.85%) Hybrid Cloud
9 25 (21.01%) Business Development
10 24 (20.17%) SAP Implementation
10 24 (20.17%) Time Management
10 24 (20.17%) QA
10 24 (20.17%) MBA
10 24 (20.17%) SAS
11 23 (19.33%) Stakeholder Management
12 22 (18.49%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (18.49%) ITIL
13 21 (17.65%) CRM
14 20 (16.81%) NetApp
15 19 (15.97%) E-Commerce
15 19 (15.97%) SOA
15 19 (15.97%) Enterprise Architecture
16 18 (15.13%) VMware
16 18 (15.13%) LAN
16 18 (15.13%) WAN
16 18 (15.13%) Linux
16 18 (15.13%) EMC
17 17 (14.29%) Citrix
17 17 (14.29%) HP

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 24 (20.17%) SAS
2 8 (6.72%) OpenStack
3 6 (5.04%) Documentum
4 3 (2.52%) FileNet
5 2 (1.68%) CMS
5 2 (1.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 13 (10.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.84%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.84%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.84%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.84%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 31 (26.05%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (10.08%) SaaS
4 4 (3.36%) IaaS
4 4 (3.36%) PaaS
5 2 (1.68%) Office 365
6 1 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.84%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.13%) LAN
1 18 (15.13%) WAN
2 8 (6.72%) SAN
3 1 (0.84%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (26.89%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 11 (9.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (9.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.52%) Adabas
4 2 (1.68%) Big Data
4 2 (1.68%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.84%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.84%) DB2
5 1 (0.84%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (0.84%) GIS
5 1 (0.84%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.84%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.84%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (0.84%) Spatial Data
General
1 8 (6.72%) Retail
2 6 (5.04%) Billing
2 6 (5.04%) Finance
3 3 (2.52%) Marketing
3 3 (2.52%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.68%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.84%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.92%) .NET
2 9 (7.56%) Web Services
3 4 (3.36%) HTML
4 3 (2.52%) J2EE
4 3 (2.52%) Middleware
5 2 (1.68%) JSON
5 2 (1.68%) REST
5 2 (1.68%) XSLT
6 1 (0.84%) JCE
6 1 (0.84%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (21.85%) Hybrid Cloud
2 14 (11.76%) Public Cloud
3 12 (10.08%) Data Centre
4 9 (7.56%) Enterprise Storage
5 8 (6.72%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (4.20%) Robotics
7 4 (3.36%) Computer Science
7 4 (3.36%) User Experience
8 2 (1.68%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.84%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.84%) EPoS
9 1 (0.84%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.13%) Linux
2 7 (5.88%) Windows
3 1 (0.84%) Android
3 1 (0.84%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.84%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (42.86%) Project Management
2 31 (26.05%) Mentoring
3 29 (24.37%) IT Strategy
4 25 (21.01%) Business Development
5 24 (20.17%) SAP Implementation
5 24 (20.17%) Time Management
6 23 (19.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (18.49%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (18.49%) ITIL
8 21 (17.65%) CRM
9 19 (15.97%) E-Commerce
9 19 (15.97%) Enterprise Architecture
9 19 (15.97%) SOA
10 17 (14.29%) Migration
11 16 (13.45%) Presales
12 14 (11.76%) ERP
13 12 (10.08%) Data Architecture
13 12 (10.08%) DevOps
14 11 (9.24%) Document Management
14 11 (9.24%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.56%) Java
2 5 (4.20%) SQL
3 4 (3.36%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.52%) NATURAL
4 3 (2.52%) PHP
5 1 (0.84%) C
5 1 (0.84%) C#
5 1 (0.84%) C++
5 1 (0.84%) Python
Qualifications
1 34 (28.57%) Degree
2 24 (20.17%) MBA
3 1 (0.84%) CCNA
3 1 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.84%) CISSP
3 1 (0.84%) OCA
3 1 (0.84%) OCP
3 1 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (20.17%) QA
2 1 (0.84%) COBIT
System Software
1 17 (14.29%) XenApp
2 8 (6.72%) vCloud
3 1 (0.84%) HDFS
3 1 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 33 (27.73%) Microsoft
2 30 (25.21%) SAP
3 20 (16.81%) NetApp
4 18 (15.13%) EMC
4 18 (15.13%) VMware
5 17 (14.29%) 3PAR
5 17 (14.29%) Citrix
5 17 (14.29%) HP
6 13 (10.92%) Oracle
7 10 (8.40%) Cisco
8 6 (5.04%) Kofax
8 6 (5.04%) TOWER Software
9 5 (4.20%) Blue Prism
10 3 (2.52%) Guidewire
10 3 (2.52%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.84%) IBM
11 1 (0.84%) Infor
11 1 (0.84%) Sage
11 1 (0.84%) Siebel
11 1 (0.84%) Sun
Guildford
Allianz Insurance Plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines
Bupa
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions Ltd
Posted: 22 days ago
Staines
Centrica
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago