The median annual salary for a Senior Solutions Architect was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

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

Senior Solution Architect
UK
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 770 819 850
Rank change year-on-year +49 +31  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Solutions Architect 92 128 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.13% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 68 116 97
Median salary £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.67% -3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £55,250 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,000 £85,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
% change year-on-year +10.34% -6.45%  

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 83035 100238 108608
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.29% 96.34% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 68947 84097 88662
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 £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Solutions Architect in the UK

Senior Solutions Architect
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Solutions Architect in the UK

Senior Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Solutions Architect over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Solutions Architect in the UK

Senior 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 Senior Solutions Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 25 April 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 +50 89 £85,000 +9.67% 15
London +77 54 £85,000 +6.25% 5
City of London +46 14 £85,000 +4.61% 2
Westminster -4 11 £85,000 -
South East +50 9 £66,250 -11.66% 4
Yorkshire +22 6 £82,500 +25.00% 1
Hampshire +13 6 £62,500 -19.35% 1
North West -23 6 £80,000 +180.70% 2
West Yorkshire +10 5 £85,000 +28.78% 1
Manchester -8 4 £80,000 +54.58% 2
Southampton - 4 £62,500 -
East of England +16 3 £72,500 -12.12% 1
South West +20 2 £72,500 -3.33%
East Midlands +4 2 - -
Cheshire -2 2 - -
Oxfordshire -6 2 £85,000 +54.54%
Northamptonshire - 2 - -
Northampton - 2 - -
Farnborough - 2 - - 1
West Midlands +26 1 £80,000 +19.40% 1
Birmingham +21 1 £80,000 +18.51%
Swindon +17 1 £65,000 +8.33%
Leeds +15 1 £85,000 +36.00%
Hertfordshire +14 1 £62,500 -24.24% 1
Wiltshire +11 1 £65,000 +8.33%
Bristol -5 1 £80,000 -11.11%
Watford -7 1 £62,500 -24.24%
Oxford -9 1 £80,000 +45.45%
South Wales - 1 £75,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £70,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, Senior 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 Senior Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 93 (47.45%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (41.84%) Java
3 67 (34.18%) Finance
4 60 (30.61%) Amazon AWS
5 52 (26.53%) .NET
6 51 (26.02%) SOA
7 45 (22.96%) Presales
8 37 (18.88%) C#
9 35 (17.86%) TOGAF
9 35 (17.86%) IT Strategy
10 33 (16.84%) HTML
10 33 (16.84%) CSS
11 31 (15.82%) ITIL
12 30 (15.31%) PHP
13 29 (14.80%) Service Management
13 29 (14.80%) Open Source
14 28 (14.29%) Windows
15 27 (13.78%) N-Tier
15 27 (13.78%) Publishing
15 27 (13.78%) MVC
16 26 (13.27%) Microsoft
17 25 (12.76%) UML
17 25 (12.76%) Enterprise Architecture
17 25 (12.76%) Microsoft Azure
18 24 (12.24%) SaaS
18 24 (12.24%) Degree
19 23 (11.73%) Data Management
19 23 (11.73%) IaaS
20 22 (11.22%) Enterprise Software
21 21 (10.71%) Business Analysis

Senior 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 14 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 6 (3.06%) Smallworld
4 5 (2.55%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (2.04%) Apache
5 4 (2.04%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.02%) CMS
6 2 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.51%) JBoss
7 1 (0.51%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.51%) SAS
7 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.55%) Eloqua
2 4 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.53%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (1.53%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.51%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 60 (30.61%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (12.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (12.24%) SaaS
4 23 (11.73%) IaaS
5 14 (7.14%) PaaS
6 11 (5.61%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (5.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 8 (4.08%) Office 365
8 7 (3.57%) Adobe Analytics
9 3 (1.53%) Akamai
9 3 (1.53%) IBM Cloud
10 2 (1.02%) Bluemix
10 2 (1.02%) GitHub
10 2 (1.02%) Google App Engine
10 2 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.51%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.51%) Force.com
11 1 (0.51%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.51%) SoftLayer
11 1 (0.51%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.59%) Internet
2 7 (3.57%) DNS
3 4 (2.04%) LAN
3 4 (2.04%) WAN
4 3 (1.53%) HTTP
5 2 (1.02%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (1.02%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (1.02%) DHCP
5 2 (1.02%) HbbTV
5 2 (1.02%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.02%) MPLS
5 2 (1.02%) Network Security
5 2 (1.02%) SAN
5 2 (1.02%) Wireless
6 1 (0.51%) 3GPP
6 1 (0.51%) Intelligent Network
6 1 (0.51%) Intranet
6 1 (0.51%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.08%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.57%) NoSQL
3 5 (2.55%) Hadoop
3 5 (2.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 5 (2.55%) MySQL
3 5 (2.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (2.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (2.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.04%) CouchDB
4 4 (2.04%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.53%) Big Data
5 3 (1.53%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.02%) Blockchain
6 2 (1.02%) Hazelcast
6 2 (1.02%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (2.04%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.02%) Travis CI
3 1 (0.51%) Vagrant
General
1 67 (34.18%) Finance
2 27 (13.78%) Publishing
3 21 (10.71%) Telecoms
4 20 (10.20%) Banking
5 14 (7.14%) Advertising
6 13 (6.63%) Marketing
7 11 (5.61%) Games
8 9 (4.59%) Billing
9 5 (2.55%) Investment Banking
10 4 (2.04%) Legal
10 4 (2.04%) Mandarin Language
10 4 (2.04%) Spanish Language
11 3 (1.53%) Front Office
11 3 (1.53%) Manufacturing
11 3 (1.53%) Multimedia
11 3 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.51%) Back Office
12 1 (0.51%) Electronics
12 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.51%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (26.53%) .NET
2 33 (16.84%) CSS
2 33 (16.84%) HTML
3 13 (6.63%) XML
4 11 (5.61%) REST
5 9 (4.59%) Middleware
6 8 (4.08%) AngularJS
6 8 (4.08%) JSON
7 7 (3.57%) RESTful
8 6 (3.06%) .NET Framework
8 6 (3.06%) Web Services
9 5 (2.55%) React
9 5 (2.55%) SOAP
10 4 (2.04%) Node.js
11 3 (1.53%) Flash
11 3 (1.53%) HTML5
11 3 (1.53%) J2EE
11 3 (1.53%) PlayReady
11 3 (1.53%) Spring
11 3 (1.53%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.78%) N-Tier
2 22 (11.22%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (7.14%) Streaming Video
4 13 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (6.63%) Data Centre
5 11 (5.61%) Mobile App
5 11 (5.61%) PlayStation
5 11 (5.61%) Xbox
6 9 (4.59%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.55%) Fintech
8 4 (2.04%) Mobile Banking
8 4 (2.04%) User Experience
8 4 (2.04%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.53%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.53%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.53%) MPEG
9 3 (1.53%) New Media
9 3 (1.53%) Over-the-Top Content
9 3 (1.53%) SCADA
9 3 (1.53%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 28 (14.29%) Windows
2 18 (9.18%) Android
2 18 (9.18%) Apple iOS
3 11 (5.61%) Windows Phone
4 6 (3.06%) Linux
5 3 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.02%) CentOS
6 2 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (47.45%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (26.02%) SOA
3 45 (22.96%) Presales
4 35 (17.86%) IT Strategy
4 35 (17.86%) TOGAF
5 31 (15.82%) ITIL
6 29 (14.80%) Open Source
6 29 (14.80%) Service Management
7 27 (13.78%) MVC
8 25 (12.76%) Enterprise Architecture
8 25 (12.76%) UML
9 23 (11.73%) Data Management
10 21 (10.71%) Business Analysis
11 20 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (10.20%) Waterfall
12 17 (8.67%) Analytics
12 17 (8.67%) ERP
13 16 (8.16%) Business Development
14 15 (7.65%) E-Commerce
15 13 (6.63%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (41.84%) Java
2 37 (18.88%) C#
3 30 (15.31%) PHP
4 21 (10.71%) JavaScript
5 14 (7.14%) SQL
6 13 (6.63%) Python
7 11 (5.61%) Objective-C
8 6 (3.06%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.53%) Scala
10 2 (1.02%) C
11 1 (0.51%) R
11 1 (0.51%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (12.24%) Degree
2 4 (2.04%) MBA
3 2 (1.02%) CCIE
3 2 (1.02%) CCNP
3 2 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.55%) QA
2 3 (1.53%) PMO
3 2 (1.02%) SEPA
System Software
1 6 (3.06%) Docker
1 6 (3.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.04%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.04%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.02%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.04%) Ansible
1 4 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.04%) Puppet
2 2 (1.02%) SCCM
2 2 (1.02%) vCenter Server
3 1 (0.51%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.51%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (0.51%) Mesos
Vendors
1 26 (13.27%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.12%) Oracle
3 10 (5.10%) Adobe
3 10 (5.10%) IBM
4 9 (4.59%) SAP
5 6 (3.06%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (3.06%) VMware
6 5 (2.55%) HP
7 4 (2.04%) Cisco
7 4 (2.04%) JD Edwards
7 4 (2.04%) Juniper
8 3 (1.53%) Citrix
8 3 (1.53%) Epicor
8 3 (1.53%) Google
8 3 (1.53%) Verimatrix
8 3 (1.53%) Zend
9 2 (1.02%) Arista
9 2 (1.02%) Dell Compellent
9 2 (1.02%) hybris
9 2 (1.02%) Palo Alto
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