The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £59,000 in advertised job vacancies in Worcestershire during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Solution Architect
West Midlands / Worcestershire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 47 52
Rank change year-on-year +1 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 1.48% 0.93% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 0.93% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Median salary £59,000 £38,750 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.25% -48.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire. 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
Worcestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 266 321 290
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 98.15% 99.07% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 248 299 254
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,596 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in Worcestershire

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for Solutions Architect in Worcestershire

Solutions Architect
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Malvern - 4 £59,000 -
Solutions Architect
West Midlands

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Worcestershire region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (83.33%) Protective Monitoring
2 5 (83.33%) Data Loss Prevention
2 5 (83.33%) Pattern Matching
2 5 (83.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 5 (83.33%) Information Assurance
2 5 (83.33%) SIEM
2 5 (83.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (83.33%) Network Load Balancing
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (83.33%) MPLS
2 5 (83.33%) OSPF
2 5 (83.33%) BGP
3 3 (50.00%) Presales
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) BGP
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (83.33%) MPLS
1 5 (83.33%) OSPF
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (83.33%) Data Loss Prevention
2 5 (83.33%) Information Assurance
2 5 (83.33%) Network Load Balancing
2 5 (83.33%) Pattern Matching
2 5 (83.33%) Protective Monitoring
2 5 (83.33%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (83.33%) SIEM
2 5 (83.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (50.00%) Presales
4 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
4 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
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