Period
to 19 July 2019

The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 19 July 2019.

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
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 40 93 95
Rank change year-on-year +53 +2 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 110 40 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 5.82% 2.33% 1.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.11% 2.43% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 106 39 31
Wiltshire median annual salary £70,000 £57,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.74% -11.54% +23.81%
10th Percentile £60,000 £50,000 £53,991
90th Percentile £76,250 £73,750 £70,000
South West median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +4.00% -3.85%

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 1,799 1,645 1,527
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.19% 95.86% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,433 1,463 1,327
Wiltshire median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.24% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
South West median annual salary £43,839 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.15% +6.25% -

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 19 July 2019.

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 19 July 2019. 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 +34 91 £65,000 +18.18% 2
Swindon -31 10 £90,000 +50.00% 3
Chippenham - 2 £65,000 -
Corsham - 1 £65,000 - 2
Solutions Architect
South West

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

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, 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 96 (87.27%) Security Cleared
2 95 (86.36%) Technical Architecture
3 67 (60.91%) IT Strategy
4 66 (60.00%) Security Architecture
5 65 (59.09%) Information Assurance
5 65 (59.09%) Cybersecurity
6 64 (58.18%) Linux
6 64 (58.18%) Microsoft
7 58 (52.73%) Architectural Design
8 50 (45.45%) TOGAF
9 49 (44.55%) Enterprise Architecture
9 49 (44.55%) Information Security
10 48 (43.64%) HMG Infosec
10 48 (43.64%) JSP 440
10 48 (43.64%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 47 (42.73%) Analytical Skills
12 46 (41.82%) Critical Thinking
12 46 (41.82%) Data Protection
13 44 (40.00%) Cisco
14 43 (39.09%) Security Monitoring
15 41 (37.27%) Windows Server 2012
15 41 (37.27%) Windows Server
15 41 (37.27%) Active Directory
15 41 (37.27%) Windows
15 41 (37.27%) SCCM
15 41 (37.27%) SCOM
16 37 (33.64%) Finance
17 36 (32.73%) Management Information System
18 28 (25.45%) PowerShell
19 27 (24.55%) VMware

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 22 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.91%) Confluence
Applications
1 21 (19.09%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.91%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 22 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (19.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.91%) Office 365
3 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (20.91%) Firewall
1 23 (20.91%) Intrusion Detection
1 23 (20.91%) Unified Communications
2 21 (19.09%) Software-Defined Networking
3 18 (16.36%) Cisco Nexus
3 18 (16.36%) WAN
4 2 (1.82%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.82%) Big Data
1 2 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (1.82%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.91%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (0.91%) BigQuery
2 1 (0.91%) Data Lake
2 1 (0.91%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.91%) MySQL
2 1 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.91%) QlikView
2 1 (0.91%) RDBMS
2 1 (0.91%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.91%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.82%) JIRA
General
1 37 (33.64%) Finance
2 23 (20.91%) Banking
3 10 (9.09%) Electronics
3 10 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 10 (9.09%) Marketing
3 10 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.64%) Military
5 1 (0.91%) Local Government
5 1 (0.91%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (21.82%) JSON
1 24 (21.82%) SOAP
1 24 (21.82%) Web Services
1 24 (21.82%) XML
2 22 (20.00%) JSP
3 6 (5.45%) .NET
4 4 (3.64%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.91%) .NET Core
5 1 (0.91%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 47 (42.73%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (32.73%) Management Information System
3 25 (22.73%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.64%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.82%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.91%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 64 (58.18%) Linux
2 41 (37.27%) Windows
2 41 (37.27%) Windows Server
2 41 (37.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (20.91%) Windows 10
3 23 (20.91%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (86.36%) Technical Architecture
2 67 (60.91%) IT Strategy
3 66 (60.00%) Security Architecture
4 65 (59.09%) Cybersecurity
4 65 (59.09%) Information Assurance
5 58 (52.73%) Architectural Design
6 50 (45.45%) TOGAF
7 49 (44.55%) Enterprise Architecture
7 49 (44.55%) Information Security
8 46 (41.82%) Critical Thinking
8 46 (41.82%) Data Protection
9 43 (39.09%) Security Monitoring
10 24 (21.82%) Software Engineering
11 23 (20.91%) Project Management
12 22 (20.00%) DSDM
13 21 (19.09%) ArchiMate
13 21 (19.09%) PRINCE2
14 19 (17.27%) MODAF
15 10 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 28 (25.45%) PowerShell
2 25 (22.73%) Java
3 24 (21.82%) C
3 24 (21.82%) C++
3 24 (21.82%) Python
4 2 (1.82%) C#
5 1 (0.91%) SQL
Qualifications
1 96 (87.27%) Security Cleared
2 24 (21.82%) TOGAF Certification
3 23 (20.91%) DV Cleared
4 6 (5.45%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.73%) Degree
6 2 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.91%) CCIE
7 1 (0.91%) CCNP
7 1 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (43.64%) HMG Infosec
1 48 (43.64%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 48 (43.64%) JSP 440
2 2 (1.82%) PMO
3 1 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 41 (37.27%) Active Directory
2 25 (22.73%) Virtual Desktop
2 25 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 41 (37.27%) SCCM
1 41 (37.27%) SCOM
2 25 (22.73%) vRealize
3 4 (3.64%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.91%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 64 (58.18%) Microsoft
2 44 (40.00%) Cisco
3 27 (24.55%) VMware
4 13 (11.82%) SAP
5 5 (4.55%) Oracle
6 3 (2.73%) Workday
7 2 (1.82%) Teradata
8 1 (0.91%) CA
8 1 (0.91%) Capita
8 1 (0.91%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.91%) Google
8 1 (0.91%) Greenplum
8 1 (0.91%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.91%) Informatica
8 1 (0.91%) MapR
8 1 (0.91%) Netezza
8 1 (0.91%) NetIQ
8 1 (0.91%) Splunk
8 1 (0.91%) Tableau
8 1 (0.91%) Talend