The median annual salary for a Lead Solutions Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Lead Solution Architect
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 802 821 860
Rank change year-on-year +19 +39  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Solutions Architect 81 102 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.092% 0.10% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 57 72 95
Median salary £75,000 £75,000 £87,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £62,000 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £89,500 £90,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  

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 84418 95048 107138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.97% 96.53% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69006 80088 88313
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 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Lead Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Solutions Architect in the UK

Lead Solutions Architect
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Lead Solutions Architect in the UK

Lead Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Solutions Architect over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Solutions Architect in the UK

Lead Solutions Architect
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Solutions Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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 +27 74 £77,500 +5.08% 5
London +5 33 £82,500 +3.12%
South East +50 12 £81,500 +14.38% 1
West Yorkshire +14 11 £75,000 +15.83% 3
Yorkshire +4 11 £75,000 +15.83% 3
East of England -2 9 £82,500 +15.38%
Berkshire - 7 £81,500 -
Hertfordshire - 7 £82,500 -
West Midlands +13 6 £68,750 -15.38%
Scotland - 6 £52,000 - 1
Bradford -4 4 £77,500 +14.81% 2
Glasgow - 4 £48,130 -
Birmingham - 3 £67,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 3 - -
East Midlands +17 2 - -
Bedfordshire +16 2 - -
Leeds +10 2 £67,500 +13.25%
Nottinghamshire +4 2 - -
Nottingham +3 2 - -
Edinburgh - 2 £73,750 - 1
Milton Keynes - 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 £65,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
City of London +16 1 £70,000 -15.15%
Warwickshire +11 1 - -
South West +8 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £80,000 -
Staines - 1 £80,000 -
Southampton - 1 £65,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 - -

Lead Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Lead 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 featuring Lead Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 60 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (30.27%) SOA
3 54 (29.19%) TOGAF
4 48 (25.95%) Finance
5 36 (19.46%) Java
6 33 (17.84%) Presales
7 29 (15.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 26 (14.05%) Enterprise Architecture
9 22 (11.89%) Degree
9 22 (11.89%) Microsoft
9 22 (11.89%) SDLC
10 21 (11.35%) Microservices
10 21 (11.35%) .NET
11 20 (10.81%) C#
11 20 (10.81%) Banking
11 20 (10.81%) Line Management
12 19 (10.27%) Mentoring
12 19 (10.27%) Zachman Framework
12 19 (10.27%) Telecoms
12 19 (10.27%) SAP
13 18 (9.73%) Web Services
14 17 (9.19%) E-Commerce
15 16 (8.65%) CRM
15 16 (8.65%) ITIL
16 15 (8.11%) XML
16 15 (8.11%) Analytics
17 14 (7.57%) Retail
17 14 (7.57%) Migration
17 14 (7.57%) IT Strategy
18 13 (7.03%) Fintech

Lead Solutions 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 11 (5.95%) WebSphere
2 4 (2.16%) CMS
2 4 (2.16%) CoreMedia CMS
2 4 (2.16%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.54%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.70%) SAP CRM
2 2 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.08%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.08%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (1.08%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.08%) SAP MRS
3 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.54%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.32%) SaaS
3 7 (3.78%) PaaS
4 6 (3.24%) IaaS
5 3 (1.62%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.54%) Office 365
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.86%) Internet
2 4 (2.16%) HTTP
3 3 (1.62%) Extranet
3 3 (1.62%) Intranet
4 2 (1.08%) SMTP
4 2 (1.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.78%) Big Data
3 4 (2.16%) SAP HANA
4 3 (1.62%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 3 (1.62%) OLAP
4 3 (1.62%) OLTP
4 3 (1.62%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.08%) Apache Hive
5 2 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.08%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.54%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.54%) DB2
6 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.08%) Fiddler
1 2 (1.08%) gulp
1 2 (1.08%) Rational Rose
1 2 (1.08%) ReSharper
1 2 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (1.08%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 48 (25.95%) Finance
2 20 (10.81%) Banking
3 19 (10.27%) Telecoms
4 14 (7.57%) Retail
5 7 (3.78%) Legal
6 6 (3.24%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.62%) Automotive
8 2 (1.08%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.08%) Law
9 1 (0.54%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (11.35%) .NET
2 18 (9.73%) Web Services
3 15 (8.11%) XML
4 12 (6.49%) REST
5 10 (5.41%) JMS
5 10 (5.41%) Middleware
6 9 (4.86%) CSS
6 9 (4.86%) HTML
7 8 (4.32%) WCF
8 6 (3.24%) AngularJS
8 6 (3.24%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (3.24%) EDI
8 6 (3.24%) HTML5
8 6 (3.24%) SOAP
9 4 (2.16%) JSON
9 4 (2.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (1.62%) COM
11 2 (1.08%) ASP.NET
11 2 (1.08%) Oracle Fusion
11 2 (1.08%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.03%) Fintech
2 12 (6.49%) Mobile Banking
3 11 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.24%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.24%) Online Banking
4 6 (3.24%) Pharmacovigilance
5 3 (1.62%) EPoS
5 3 (1.62%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.62%) User Experience
6 2 (1.08%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.08%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.08%) Derivative
6 2 (1.08%) SCADA
7 1 (0.54%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.54%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.54%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.54%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.54%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.16%) Windows
2 2 (1.08%) Windows 10
2 2 (1.08%) Windows 8
2 2 (1.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (30.27%) SOA
3 54 (29.19%) TOGAF
4 33 (17.84%) Presales
5 29 (15.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (14.05%) Enterprise Architecture
7 22 (11.89%) SDLC
8 21 (11.35%) Microservices
9 20 (10.81%) Line Management
10 19 (10.27%) Mentoring
10 19 (10.27%) Zachman Framework
11 17 (9.19%) E-Commerce
12 16 (8.65%) CRM
12 16 (8.65%) ITIL
13 15 (8.11%) Analytics
14 14 (7.57%) IT Strategy
14 14 (7.57%) Migration
15 13 (7.03%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (7.03%) Waterfall
16 12 (6.49%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (19.46%) Java
2 20 (10.81%) C#
3 11 (5.95%) JavaScript
4 10 (5.41%) SQL
5 6 (3.24%) VB.NET
6 5 (2.70%) C
7 2 (1.08%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.54%) PHP
8 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (11.89%) Degree
2 6 (3.24%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.70%) ISEB
4 2 (1.08%) CCIE
4 2 (1.08%) CCNP
4 2 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.08%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.16%) GDPR
2 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.54%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.54%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 22 (11.89%) Microsoft
2 19 (10.27%) SAP
3 8 (4.32%) IBM
4 6 (3.24%) IBM Sterling
5 5 (2.70%) Oracle
6 4 (2.16%) Adobe
6 4 (2.16%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.08%) Calypso
7 2 (1.08%) Casewise
7 2 (1.08%) Misys
7 2 (1.08%) Murex
7 2 (1.08%) SunGard
7 2 (1.08%) Unisys
8 1 (0.54%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.54%) Facebook
8 1 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.54%) Twitter
8 1 (0.54%) VocaLink
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