Period
to 23 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 91 115
Rank change year-on-year +9 +24 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 52 27 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.97% 1.77% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.09% 1.81% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 50 28 17
Wiltshire median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +23.81% -5.66%
10th Percentile £52,500 £54,250 £48,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £73,250 £57,500
South West median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% - +16.81%

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 1,685 1,489 1,809
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.40% 97.77% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,465 1,290 1,566
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 23 September 2018.

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 23 September 2018. 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
Salisbury -6 35 £55,000 -15.38% 3
Swindon +8 13 £55,000 - 3
Chippenham +2 4 £65,000 +18.18%
Solutions Architect
South West

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, 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 38 (73.08%) Security Cleared
2 37 (71.15%) Enterprise Architecture
3 32 (61.54%) Technical Architecture
4 31 (59.62%) VMware
4 31 (59.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (59.62%) Data Protection
4 31 (59.62%) Hybrid Cloud
4 31 (59.62%) vRealize
4 31 (59.62%) Security Monitoring
4 31 (59.62%) Virtual Desktop
5 28 (53.85%) SC Cleared
6 27 (51.92%) DV Cleared
7 25 (48.08%) TOGAF
7 25 (48.08%) PRINCE2
7 25 (48.08%) Windows
8 24 (46.15%) Project Management
8 24 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
9 23 (44.23%) Cisco
10 22 (42.31%) Linux
11 21 (40.38%) Microsoft Project
11 21 (40.38%) MS Exchange
11 21 (40.38%) Microsoft
11 21 (40.38%) Active Directory
11 21 (40.38%) Blackberry
11 21 (40.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 21 (40.38%) SCCM
11 21 (40.38%) SCOM
11 21 (40.38%) MODAF
11 21 (40.38%) Intrusion Detection
11 21 (40.38%) Firewall

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 21 (40.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 21 (40.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 21 (40.38%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 24 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (40.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (40.38%) Firewall
1 21 (40.38%) Intrusion Detection
1 21 (40.38%) Software-Defined Networking
1 21 (40.38%) Unified Communications
2 10 (19.23%) VSAN
3 2 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (3.85%) Wireless
3 2 (3.85%) Wireless Security
3 2 (3.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) Big Data
2 2 (3.85%) Data Lake
2 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.85%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (5.77%) Marketing
1 3 (5.77%) Military
2 1 (1.92%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) JSF
1 1 (1.92%) Middleware
1 1 (1.92%) Spring
1 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (59.62%) Hybrid Cloud
2 21 (40.38%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.77%) EPoS
4 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.92%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 25 (48.08%) Windows
2 22 (42.31%) Linux
3 21 (40.38%) Windows 10
3 21 (40.38%) Windows 7
3 21 (40.38%) Windows Server
3 21 (40.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (71.15%) Enterprise Architecture
2 32 (61.54%) Technical Architecture
3 31 (59.62%) Data Protection
3 31 (59.62%) Security Monitoring
4 25 (48.08%) PRINCE2
4 25 (48.08%) TOGAF
5 24 (46.15%) Project Management
6 21 (40.38%) ArchiMate
6 21 (40.38%) Mobile Device Management
6 21 (40.38%) MODAF
7 5 (9.62%) Customer Requirements
8 4 (7.69%) Service Design
9 3 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (5.77%) Presales
10 2 (3.85%) CRM
10 2 (3.85%) Data Analysis
10 2 (3.85%) Data Management
10 2 (3.85%) ETL
10 2 (3.85%) Migration
10 2 (3.85%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 21 (40.38%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.77%) C
2 3 (5.77%) Java
Qualifications
1 38 (73.08%) Security Cleared
2 28 (53.85%) SC Cleared
3 27 (51.92%) DV Cleared
4 21 (40.38%) TOGAF Certification
5 2 (3.85%) CCIE
5 2 (3.85%) CCIE Routing and Switching
5 2 (3.85%) CCNP
5 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 31 (59.62%) Virtual Desktop
1 31 (59.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (40.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 31 (59.62%) vRealize
2 21 (40.38%) SCCM
2 21 (40.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (59.62%) VMware
2 23 (44.23%) Cisco
3 21 (40.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.85%) Cloudera
4 2 (3.85%) F5
4 2 (3.85%) Hortonworks
4 2 (3.85%) Informatica
4 2 (3.85%) Juniper
4 2 (3.85%) MapR
4 2 (3.85%) Netezza
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle
4 2 (3.85%) Riverbed
4 2 (3.85%) Teradata
5 1 (1.92%) MuleSoft