Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Solution Architect
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 120 157
Rank change year-on-year -27 +37 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 6 33 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.29% 1.37% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 1.42% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5 43 18
West Sussex median annual salary £72,500 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.00% -3.85% +18.18%
10th Percentile £57,500 £47,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £86,500 £73,750 £77,700
South East median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57% -

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

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies in West Sussex with a recognized job title 1999 2322 2621
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.92% 96.23% 98.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1764 2125 2301
West Sussex median annual salary £44,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,250 £62,500 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings that featured Solutions Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in West Sussex

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Solutions Architect in West Sussex

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solutions Architect in West Sussex over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Solutions Architect in West Sussex

Solutions Architect
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Gatwick +14 3 £72,500 +13.28%
Crawley +8 2 £76,250 +19.14%
Solutions Architect
South East

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 across the West Sussex region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 2 (33.33%) SAP
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 2 (33.33%) SAP BW
1 2 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Facilities Management
2 1 (16.67%) IT Governance
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) COBIT
2 1 (16.67%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) FMCG
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (16.67%) SAP HANA
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP CRM
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SAP BW
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (16.67%) SAP HANA
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (16.67%) FMCG
1 1 (16.67%) Internet of Things
1 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (33.33%) IT Strategy
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) API Development
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) Facilities Management
2 1 (16.67%) IT Governance
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) UML
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) COBIT
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft