The median annual salary for a Business Solution Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Business Solutions Architect
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 873 903 908
Rank change year-on-year +30 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Solution Architect 17 29 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.029% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.031% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 11 26 56
Median salary £75,000 £78,750 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +21.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £55,000 £62,000
% change year-on-year +36.36% -11.29%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85544 95045 105654
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.95% 96.52% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 69856 80154 87088
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Business Solution Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Business Solution Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Solution Architect in the UK

Business Solution Architect
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Business Solution Architect in the UK

Business Solution Architect
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Solution Architect over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Solution Architect in the UK

Business Solution Architect
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Solution Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 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
England +33 17 £75,000 -4.76%
London +23 10 £77,500 -6.06%
South East +46 6 £75,000 +20.00%
West Sussex - 4 £75,000 -
City of London +19 1 £80,000 -3.03%
East of England - 1 £49,000 -
Essex - 1 £49,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £70,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £70,000 -

Business Solution Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Business Solution 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 featuring Business Solution Architect in the job title.

1 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
2 13 (27.66%) Finance
3 10 (21.28%) TOGAF
4 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (19.15%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (19.15%) .NET
5 8 (17.02%) Oracle
5 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
6 7 (14.89%) Big Data
7 6 (12.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (12.77%) IT Strategy
7 6 (12.77%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (12.77%) Hadoop
7 6 (12.77%) Linux
7 6 (12.77%) Windows
7 6 (12.77%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (12.77%) SOA
7 6 (12.77%) IBM
8 5 (10.64%) Red Hat
8 5 (10.64%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (10.64%) ERP
8 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Office
8 5 (10.64%) SaaS
8 5 (10.64%) Degree
8 5 (10.64%) Wealth Management
8 5 (10.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (10.64%) Sqoop
8 5 (10.64%) Relational Database
8 5 (10.64%) Apache Hive
9 4 (8.51%) Analytics

Business Solution Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 6 (12.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (10.64%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (8.51%) Apache Pig
4 3 (6.38%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.13%) JBoss
5 1 (2.13%) SAS
5 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.13%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.13%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) SaaS
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.26%) PaaS
4 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.13%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (2.13%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) Intranet
2 1 (2.13%) HTTP
2 1 (2.13%) LDAP
2 1 (2.13%) Skype
2 1 (2.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.89%) Big Data
3 6 (12.77%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (12.77%) Hadoop
4 5 (10.64%) Apache Hive
4 5 (10.64%) Relational Database
4 5 (10.64%) Sqoop
5 3 (6.38%) Impala
6 2 (4.26%) MySQL
6 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.13%) HBase
7 1 (2.13%) Mahout
7 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.13%) Pentaho
7 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.13%) Power BI
7 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.13%) Star Schema
General
1 13 (27.66%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Back Office
2 4 (8.51%) Retail
3 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.26%) Marketing
4 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.13%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.15%) .NET
2 4 (8.51%) .NET Framework
3 3 (6.38%) HTML
4 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (4.26%) CSS
4 2 (4.26%) jQuery
4 2 (4.26%) MDX
5 1 (2.13%) JSP
5 1 (2.13%) ODBC
5 1 (2.13%) REST
5 1 (2.13%) SOAP
5 1 (2.13%) Spring
5 1 (2.13%) Spring Security
5 1 (2.13%) Web Services
5 1 (2.13%) XML
5 1 (2.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (6.38%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.13%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Linux
1 6 (12.77%) Windows
2 5 (10.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.28%) TOGAF
2 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (19.15%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (12.77%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (12.77%) IT Strategy
3 6 (12.77%) SOA
4 5 (10.64%) ERP
4 5 (10.64%) Wealth Management
5 4 (8.51%) Analytics
5 4 (8.51%) CRM
5 4 (8.51%) Data Architecture
5 4 (8.51%) E-Commerce
5 4 (8.51%) Investment Management
5 4 (8.51%) OO
5 4 (8.51%) OOP
5 4 (8.51%) SDLC
5 4 (8.51%) Security Architecture
5 4 (8.51%) UML
6 3 (6.38%) Data Management
6 3 (6.38%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.51%) C#
1 4 (8.51%) SQL
2 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.26%) C
3 2 (4.26%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.13%) Java
4 1 (2.13%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.13%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) MOM
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.02%) Oracle
3 6 (12.77%) IBM
4 5 (10.64%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco
5 1 (2.13%) Greenplum
5 1 (2.13%) Netezza
5 1 (2.13%) SAP
5 1 (2.13%) Tableau
5 1 (2.13%) Teradata
5 1 (2.13%) Vertica