Period
to 29 February 2020

The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 29 February 2020.

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

Solution Architect
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
29 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 86 68 94
Rank change year-on-year -18 +26 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 27 54 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.13% 3.21% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% 3.33% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 19 45 33
Wiltshire median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% - -
10th Percentile £60,662 £60,000 £50,500
90th Percentile £74,550 £71,500 £71,250
South West median annual salary £67,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.08% - +4.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies in Wiltshire with a recognized job title 1,229 1,621 1,461
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.92% 96.37% 97.27%
Number of salaries quoted 961 1,359 1,255
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £60,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in Wiltshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Solutions Architect in Wiltshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solutions Architect in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 29 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Solutions Architect in Wiltshire

Solutions Architect
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 29 February 2020. 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
Swindon +12 10 £62,302 -15.52%
Salisbury -5 10 £69,000 +6.15%
Corsham - 5 - -
Chippenham -7 2 £72,500 +11.54%
Solutions Architect
South West

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

For the 6 months to 29 February 2020, Solutions Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wiltshire region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 16 (59.26%) Security Cleared
2 14 (51.85%) IT Strategy
3 12 (44.44%) DV Cleared
4 10 (37.04%) Technical Architecture
4 10 (37.04%) Project Delivery
4 10 (37.04%) AWS
5 9 (33.33%) Security Architecture
5 9 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (33.33%) DevOps
5 9 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (33.33%) Public Cloud
5 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (33.33%) Information Assurance
5 9 (33.33%) Java
6 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
6 8 (29.63%) MySQL
6 8 (29.63%) Oracle
6 8 (29.63%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (29.63%) ETL
6 8 (29.63%) Test Automation
6 8 (29.63%) GraphQL
6 8 (29.63%) GDPR
6 8 (29.63%) Amazon Aurora
6 8 (29.63%) Amazon Redshift
6 8 (29.63%) Microservices
6 8 (29.63%) React
7 7 (25.93%) Critical Thinking
7 7 (25.93%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
7 7 (25.93%) Enterprise Architecture

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.70%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 10 (37.04%) AWS
2 2 (7.41%) Azure
3 1 (3.70%) GCP
3 1 (3.70%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (7.41%) Firewall
1 2 (7.41%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (7.41%) Unified Communications
1 2 (7.41%) WAN
2 1 (3.70%) DMZ
2 1 (3.70%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) Amazon Aurora
1 8 (29.63%) Amazon Redshift
1 8 (29.63%) MySQL
1 8 (29.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 3 (11.11%) Public Sector
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Automotive
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) GraphQL
1 8 (29.63%) React
2 1 (3.70%) JSON
2 1 (3.70%) JSP
2 1 (3.70%) SOAP
2 1 (3.70%) Web Services
2 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) Windows
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) IT Strategy
2 10 (37.04%) Project Delivery
2 10 (37.04%) Technical Architecture
3 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (33.33%) DevOps
3 9 (33.33%) Information Assurance
3 9 (33.33%) Security Architecture
4 8 (29.63%) ETL
4 8 (29.63%) Microservices
4 8 (29.63%) Test Automation
5 7 (25.93%) Critical Thinking
5 7 (25.93%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (25.93%) Information Security
6 6 (22.22%) Project Management
6 6 (22.22%) SIEM
7 5 (18.52%) Architecture Roadmap
7 5 (18.52%) Programme Governance
8 4 (14.81%) Architectural Design
9 3 (11.11%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) Java
2 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) ABAP
3 1 (3.70%) C
3 1 (3.70%) C++
3 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (59.26%) Security Cleared
2 12 (44.44%) DV Cleared
3 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
4 3 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (3.70%) Master's Degree
5 1 (3.70%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) GDPR
2 7 (25.93%) HMG Infosec
2 7 (25.93%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 7 (25.93%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) Docker
3 1 (3.70%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) SCCM
1 3 (11.11%) SCOM
2 1 (3.70%) Ansible
2 1 (3.70%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (3.70%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.70%) Mesos
2 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.70%) Packer
2 1 (3.70%) Puppet
2 1 (3.70%) Terraform
2 1 (3.70%) vRealize
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle
2 6 (22.22%) Splunk
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco
5 2 (7.41%) VMware
6 1 (3.70%) Google
6 1 (3.70%) SaltStack
6 1 (3.70%) SAP