The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

Solution Architect
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 67 44
Rank change year-on-year +13 -23  
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 6 2 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.32% 0.40% 4.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 0.42% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 26
Median salary £52,500 - £70,000
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 - £61,215
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 - £77,500
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 Tyne and Wear. 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
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 435 479 556
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 95.60% 96.57% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 396 421 477
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear that featured Solutions Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in Tyne and Wear

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Solutions Architect in Tyne and Wear

Solutions Architect
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +15 5 £52,500 - 2
Whitley Bay - 1 - -
Solutions Architect
North East

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 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 Tyne and Wear region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 12 (54.55%) Oracle
1 12 (54.55%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (40.91%) Degree
2 9 (40.91%) Portfolio Management
2 9 (40.91%) TOGAF
3 8 (36.36%) ITIL
4 7 (31.82%) Service Management
4 7 (31.82%) ITIL V3
4 7 (31.82%) People Management
5 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
6 3 (13.64%) OpenStack
6 3 (13.64%) Office Automation
7 2 (9.09%) IT Strategy
7 2 (9.09%) Supplier Management
7 2 (9.09%) Finance
8 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.55%) Content Management
8 1 (4.55%) ERP
8 1 (4.55%) Documentum
8 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
8 1 (4.55%) EMC
8 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (4.55%) C#
8 1 (4.55%) Java
8 1 (4.55%) .NET
8 1 (4.55%) Workflow
8 1 (4.55%) Big Data
8 1 (4.55%) Release Management
8 1 (4.55%) Pega

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 3 (13.64%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.55%) Documentum
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Big Data
1 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (40.91%) Portfolio Management
2 9 (40.91%) TOGAF
3 8 (36.36%) ITIL
4 7 (31.82%) ITIL V3
4 7 (31.82%) People Management
4 7 (31.82%) Service Management
5 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
6 3 (13.64%) Office Automation
7 2 (9.09%) IT Strategy
7 2 (9.09%) Supplier Management
8 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.55%) Content Management
8 1 (4.55%) Customer Engagement
8 1 (4.55%) ERP
8 1 (4.55%) Release Management
8 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.55%) Target Operating Model
8 1 (4.55%) Translating Business Requirements
8 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C#
1 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) EMC
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Pega
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Frazer John Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago