The median annual salary for a Business Solution Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Solutions Architect
UK
Rank 833 907 915
Rank change year-on-year +74 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Solution Architect 32 34 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.033% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.034% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 27 34 36
Median salary £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,760 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £72,750
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £71,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.77% +18.75%  

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 80774 98602 101550
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.28% 96.35% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 66963 82534 82926
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Solution Architect in the UK

Business Solution Architect
Top 18 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 22 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
England +104 30 £65,000 -7.14% 4
London +67 20 £70,000 - 1
South West +19 6 £65,000 +18.18% 3
South East +53 4 £62,500 -21.87%
City of London +41 3 £67,500 +18.92%
Wiltshire +23 3 £65,000 +18.18% 3
Swindon +19 3 £65,000 +18.18% 2
East Sussex - 2 £62,500 -
Brighton - 2 £62,500 -
Bristol - 2 £65,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £50,000 -
Scotland - 1 £50,000 -
Southampton - 1 - -
Bath - 1 £67,500 -
Woking - 1 £62,500 -
Somerset - 1 £67,500 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £62,500 -

Business Solution Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 19 (32.76%) Finance
2 17 (29.31%) Microsoft
3 14 (24.14%) MS Excel
4 13 (22.41%) IBM
5 12 (20.69%) Degree
6 11 (18.97%) Enterprise Architecture
6 11 (18.97%) .NET
6 11 (18.97%) MS Office
7 10 (17.24%) CRM
7 10 (17.24%) SOA
7 10 (17.24%) Data Architecture
8 9 (15.52%) Analytics
8 9 (15.52%) IT Strategy
8 9 (15.52%) Oracle
8 9 (15.52%) PLM
9 8 (13.79%) TOGAF
9 8 (13.79%) Change Management
9 8 (13.79%) ERP
9 8 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (13.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 8 (13.79%) Customer Engagement
9 8 (13.79%) SaaS
10 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (12.07%) SQL Server
10 7 (12.07%) Windows
10 7 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (12.07%) Business Analysis
11 6 (10.34%) Business Development
11 6 (10.34%) Manufacturing
11 6 (10.34%) Data Warehouse

Business Solution Architect Skill Set
Top Related 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 8 (13.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (10.34%) Skype for Business
3 5 (8.62%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (5.17%) Apache Pig
4 3 (5.17%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.72%) SAS
5 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (24.14%) MS Excel
2 11 (18.97%) MS Office
3 3 (5.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.79%) SaaS
2 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (10.34%) Office 365
4 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) Skype
2 5 (8.62%) Internet
3 2 (3.45%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.72%) DHCP
4 1 (1.72%) DNS
4 1 (1.72%) Firewall
4 1 (1.72%) PBX
4 1 (1.72%) SMTP
4 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (8.62%) Big Data
4 4 (6.90%) Apache Hive
4 4 (6.90%) Hadoop
4 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.90%) Sqoop
5 3 (5.17%) Impala
6 2 (3.45%) Power BI
6 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.72%) Data Lake
7 1 (1.72%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.72%) QlikView
7 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 19 (32.76%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Manufacturing
3 5 (8.62%) Mandarin Language
3 5 (8.62%) Marketing
3 5 (8.62%) Spanish Language
3 5 (8.62%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.90%) Back Office
4 4 (6.90%) Front Office
5 2 (3.45%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.97%) .NET
2 4 (6.90%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (3.45%) CSS
3 2 (3.45%) HTML
3 2 (3.45%) jQuery
3 2 (3.45%) MDX
4 1 (1.72%) ODBC
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.72%) REST
4 1 (1.72%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.17%) NHS
3 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.72%) Fintech
3 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.07%) Windows
2 5 (8.62%) Linux
2 5 (8.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.97%) Enterprise Architecture
2 10 (17.24%) CRM
2 10 (17.24%) Data Architecture
2 10 (17.24%) SOA
3 9 (15.52%) Analytics
3 9 (15.52%) IT Strategy
3 9 (15.52%) PLM
4 8 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (13.79%) Change Management
4 8 (13.79%) Customer Engagement
4 8 (13.79%) ERP
4 8 (13.79%) TOGAF
5 7 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (12.07%) Business Analysis
6 6 (10.34%) Business Development
6 6 (10.34%) E-Commerce
6 6 (10.34%) OO
7 5 (8.62%) Economics
7 5 (8.62%) Project Management
7 5 (8.62%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.62%) C#
1 5 (8.62%) SQL
2 3 (5.17%) C
3 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.45%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (20.69%) Degree
2 5 (8.62%) MBA
3 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.72%) MCSE
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) MOM
Vendors
1 17 (29.31%) Microsoft
2 13 (22.41%) IBM
3 9 (15.52%) Oracle
4 5 (8.62%) HP
4 5 (8.62%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco
5 1 (1.72%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.72%) Tableau
5 1 (1.72%) Workday
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