Cloud Solutions Architect Jobs

Cloud Solution Architect
UK

The median Cloud Solution Architect salary in the UK is £76,250 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 3 March 2024.

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

6 months to
3 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 741 872 923
Rank change year-on-year +131 +51 -202
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Solutions Architect 95 160 248
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.15% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 68 115 218
10th Percentile £52,750 £68,750 £67,500
25th Percentile £65,938 £77,500 £76,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £76,250 £87,500 £90,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.86% -2.78% +5.88%
75th Percentile £92,500 £102,500 £100,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £110,600 £110,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £67,500 £80,000 £82,500
% change year-on-year -15.63% -3.03% +17.86%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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.

Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 77,031 104,241 136,469
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.80% 93.48% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 57,563 65,286 84,676
10th Percentile £28,573 £32,750 £32,000
25th Percentile £39,085 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% - +9.09%
75th Percentile £72,500 £82,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.66% +6.00% +5.26%

Cloud Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Solutions Architect in the UK

Cloud Solutions Architect
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cloud Solutions Architect.

Salary trend for Cloud Solutions Architect in the UK

Cloud Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cloud Solutions Architect over the 6 months to 3 March 2024.

Salary histogram for Cloud Solutions Architect in the UK

Cloud Solutions Architect
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Solutions Architect within the UK over the 6 months to 3 March 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
England +147 71 £75,000 -14.29% 15
UK excluding London +97 53 £67,500 -15.63% 6
London +166 26 £87,500 -7.89% 8
South East +95 26 £67,500 -21.74% 3
Work from Home +78 26 £75,000 -14.29% 7
South West +30 15 £50,000 -44.44% 1
Scotland -25 5 £100,000 +66.67%
Channel Islands - 4 £85,000 -
North of England +102 3 £65,000 -17.46% 2
North West +46 2 £60,250 -16.90% 2
Yorkshire +89 1 £65,000 -20.00%

Cloud Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities

For the 6 months to 3 March 2024, Cloud Solutions Architect job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Cloud Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 54 (56.84%) AWS
2 53 (55.79%) Azure
3 36 (37.89%) Microsoft
3 36 (37.89%) Social Skills
4 27 (28.42%) DevOps
4 27 (28.42%) Infrastructure as Code
5 26 (27.37%) Public Cloud
6 25 (26.32%) Terraform
7 22 (23.16%) AWS Certification
8 21 (22.11%) Data Centre
8 21 (22.11%) Agile
8 21 (22.11%) Security Cleared
9 20 (21.05%) Python
9 20 (21.05%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
10 18 (18.95%) Roadmaps
10 18 (18.95%) Cloud Security
10 18 (18.95%) Windows
10 18 (18.95%) Kubernetes
10 18 (18.95%) Microsoft 365
11 17 (17.89%) Cloud Native
11 17 (17.89%) Migration
11 17 (17.89%) Finance
12 16 (16.84%) Degree
12 16 (16.84%) Problem-Solving
12 16 (16.84%) Cybersecurity
13 14 (14.74%) AWS CloudFormation
13 14 (14.74%) Azure Certification
13 14 (14.74%) Containerisation
14 13 (13.68%) Docker
14 13 (13.68%) PowerShell

Cloud Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Exchange
1 5 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.21%) IIS
3 1 (1.05%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.16%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (2.11%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 54 (56.84%) AWS
2 53 (55.79%) Azure
3 18 (18.95%) Microsoft 365
4 14 (14.74%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (11.58%) Serverless
6 9 (9.47%) PaaS
7 8 (8.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 8 (8.42%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (8.42%) Amazon S3
7 8 (8.42%) AWS Lambda
7 8 (8.42%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (8.42%) CloudFront
7 8 (8.42%) Route 53
7 8 (8.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 7 (7.37%) GCP
8 7 (7.37%) IaaS
9 6 (6.32%) Azure AKS
10 5 (5.26%) Azure DevOps
10 5 (5.26%) OneDrive
10 5 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.53%) DNS
2 7 (7.37%) Firewall
3 6 (6.32%) DHCP
3 6 (6.32%) HTTP
3 6 (6.32%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.21%) Network Security
4 4 (4.21%) VPN
5 3 (3.16%) IPv4
5 3 (3.16%) OSPF
5 3 (3.16%) VLAN
6 1 (1.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.42%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (4.21%) Power BI
3 3 (3.16%) Big Data
3 3 (3.16%) Data Lake
3 3 (3.16%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.11%) MySQL
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.05%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.05%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.05%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.05%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.05%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.16%) GitLab
1 3 (3.16%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.05%) Git
2 1 (1.05%) JIRA
2 1 (1.05%) Vagrant
General
1 36 (37.89%) Social Skills
2 17 (17.89%) Finance
3 9 (9.47%) Public Sector
4 8 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (8.42%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 7 (7.37%) Presentation Skills
6 5 (5.26%) Marketing
7 4 (4.21%) Organisational Skills
8 3 (3.16%) Electronics
8 3 (3.16%) French Language
8 3 (3.16%) Law
8 3 (3.16%) Manufacturing
8 3 (3.16%) Spanish Language
8 3 (3.16%) Telecoms
9 1 (1.05%) Banking
9 1 (1.05%) Legal
9 1 (1.05%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.32%) HTML
1 6 (6.32%) OpenID
1 6 (6.32%) SAML
2 4 (4.21%) ARM Templates
2 4 (4.21%) HTML5 Canvas
3 3 (3.16%) .NET
3 3 (3.16%) Middleware
4 2 (2.11%) Velocity
5 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.05%) Kafka
5 1 (1.05%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.37%) Public Cloud
2 21 (22.11%) Data Centre
3 17 (17.89%) Cloud Native
4 7 (7.37%) Management Information System
5 6 (6.32%) Cyberattack
6 5 (5.26%) Replication
7 4 (4.21%) Enterprise Cloud
8 3 (3.16%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (3.16%) Security Posture
9 2 (2.11%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (1.05%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (1.05%) Cyber Threat
10 1 (1.05%) Educational Technology
10 1 (1.05%) FMCG
10 1 (1.05%) IoT
10 1 (1.05%) Legacy Applications
10 1 (1.05%) Private Cloud
10 1 (1.05%) Product Ownership
10 1 (1.05%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (1.05%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.95%) Windows
2 9 (9.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (28.42%) DevOps
1 27 (28.42%) Infrastructure as Code
2 21 (22.11%) Agile
3 18 (18.95%) Cloud Security
3 18 (18.95%) Roadmaps
4 17 (17.89%) Migration
5 16 (16.84%) Cybersecurity
5 16 (16.84%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (14.74%) Containerisation
7 12 (12.63%) Computer Science
8 11 (11.58%) CI/CD
8 11 (11.58%) DevSecOps
8 11 (11.58%) Technical Leadership
9 10 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 9 (9.47%) Customer Service
10 9 (9.47%) ITIL
10 9 (9.47%) Project Delivery
11 8 (8.42%) Data Protection
11 8 (8.42%) Line Management
11 8 (8.42%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.05%) Python
2 13 (13.68%) PowerShell
3 9 (9.47%) Bash
4 6 (6.32%) JavaScript
4 6 (6.32%) SQL
5 5 (5.26%) C#
6 4 (4.21%) Java
7 3 (3.16%) Bicep
8 2 (2.11%) Go
Qualifications
1 22 (23.16%) AWS Certification
2 21 (22.11%) Security Cleared
3 20 (21.05%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
4 16 (16.84%) Degree
5 14 (14.74%) Azure Certification
6 12 (12.63%) Computer Science Degree
6 12 (12.63%) SC Cleared
7 8 (8.42%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
7 8 (8.42%) DV Cleared
8 7 (7.37%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (3.16%) Master's Degree
10 1 (1.05%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 1 (1.05%) CCSK
10 1 (1.05%) CCSP
10 1 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.05%) CISSP
10 1 (1.05%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.21%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.05%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.05%) GDPR
System Software
1 13 (13.68%) Docker
2 8 (8.42%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.05%) LXC
Systems Management
1 25 (26.32%) Terraform
2 18 (18.95%) Kubernetes
3 6 (6.32%) Ansible
4 4 (4.21%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 3 (3.16%) Puppet
6 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 36 (37.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.32%) Oracle
2 6 (6.32%) PagerDuty
3 4 (4.21%) VMware
4 3 (3.16%) SAP
5 2 (2.11%) BiZZdesign
5 2 (2.11%) Google
5 2 (2.11%) Sparx
6 1 (1.05%) Databricks
6 1 (1.05%) Genesys
6 1 (1.05%) Lets Encrypt
6 1 (1.05%) Okta
6 1 (1.05%) Salesforce