Period
to 17 October 2019

The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

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

Solution Architect
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 181 195 162
Rank change year-on-year +14 -33 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 111 97 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.58% 1.16% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 1.20% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 73 64 137
Yorkshire median annual salary £65,000 £63,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.17% -3.08% -
10th Percentile £47,500 £52,500 £52,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £78,375 £77,500
England median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +3.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 6,846 8,067 9,311
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.38% 96.72% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5,532 6,624 7,804
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £64,750 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% - +5.26%

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in Yorkshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Solutions Architect in Yorkshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solutions Architect in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Solutions Architect in Yorkshire

Solutions Architect
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 October 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
West Yorkshire +52 100 £67,500 +3.85% 23
North Yorkshire -29 8 £65,000 +13.04% 5
South Yorkshire -16 2 £57,743 -5.73% 4
Solutions Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 Yorkshire region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 37 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (31.53%) TOGAF
3 33 (29.73%) AWS
4 28 (25.23%) Azure
4 28 (25.23%) Finance
5 22 (19.82%) Enterprise Architecture
6 21 (18.92%) CRM
7 16 (14.41%) Retail
8 14 (12.61%) Project Management
8 14 (12.61%) DevOps
8 14 (12.61%) Microservices
8 14 (12.61%) Architecture Roadmap
9 13 (11.71%) Problem-Solving
9 13 (11.71%) IT Strategy
9 13 (11.71%) Microsoft
9 13 (11.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (10.81%) Presales
10 12 (10.81%) Technology Roadmap
11 11 (9.91%) Project Delivery
11 11 (9.91%) Migration
12 10 (9.01%) Change Management
12 10 (9.01%) SOA
12 10 (9.01%) Software Architecture
12 10 (9.01%) SaaS
12 10 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (8.11%) Java
13 9 (8.11%) SQL
13 9 (8.11%) SQL Server
13 9 (8.11%) Middleware
14 8 (7.21%) Risk Management

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 6 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.60%) CMS
3 3 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.90%) IIS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.80%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 33 (29.73%) AWS
2 28 (25.23%) Azure
3 10 (9.01%) SaaS
4 6 (5.41%) GCP
5 5 (4.50%) Office 365
6 2 (1.80%) Serverless
7 1 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.90%) IaaS
7 1 (0.90%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.90%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.60%) Firewall
2 3 (2.70%) NetScaler
2 3 (2.70%) VPN
3 2 (1.80%) HTTP
4 1 (0.90%) LAN
4 1 (0.90%) Network Security
4 1 (0.90%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.90%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.50%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.70%) RDBMS
3 3 (2.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Oracle Forms
General
1 28 (25.23%) Finance
2 16 (14.41%) Retail
3 7 (6.31%) Banking
4 6 (5.41%) Public Sector
5 2 (1.80%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.90%) Billing
6 1 (0.90%) Marketing
6 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.11%) Middleware
2 7 (6.31%) Web Services
3 4 (3.60%) .NET
3 4 (3.60%) ASP.NET
3 4 (3.60%) REST
4 2 (1.80%) HTML
4 2 (1.80%) JSON
4 2 (1.80%) XML
5 1 (0.90%) COM
5 1 (0.90%) CSS
5 1 (0.90%) Java EE
5 1 (0.90%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.21%) Data Centre
2 8 (7.21%) Public Cloud
3 4 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.60%) Learning Management System
3 4 (3.60%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.60%) NHS
4 3 (2.70%) Clustering
5 2 (1.80%) Blog
6 1 (0.90%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.90%) IVR
6 1 (0.90%) New Media
6 1 (0.90%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.90%) TM Forum
6 1 (0.90%) User Experience
6 1 (0.90%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.90%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.70%) Windows
1 3 (2.70%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.90%) Android
2 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (31.53%) TOGAF
3 22 (19.82%) Enterprise Architecture
4 21 (18.92%) CRM
5 14 (12.61%) Architecture Roadmap
5 14 (12.61%) DevOps
5 14 (12.61%) Microservices
5 14 (12.61%) Project Management
6 13 (11.71%) IT Strategy
6 13 (11.71%) Problem-Solving
6 13 (11.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (10.81%) Presales
7 12 (10.81%) Technology Roadmap
8 11 (9.91%) Migration
8 11 (9.91%) Project Delivery
9 10 (9.01%) Change Management
9 10 (9.01%) SOA
9 10 (9.01%) Software Architecture
10 8 (7.21%) Decision-Making
10 8 (7.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.11%) Java
1 9 (8.11%) SQL
2 3 (2.70%) C
2 3 (2.70%) Python
2 3 (2.70%) Scala
3 2 (1.80%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.90%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (6.31%) Degree
2 5 (4.50%) TOGAF Certification
3 2 (1.80%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.90%) CCNP
4 1 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.60%) COBIT
2 2 (1.80%) PMO
3 1 (0.90%) GDPR
3 1 (0.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.70%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.70%) VMware NSX
Vendors
1 13 (11.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.70%) Citrix
2 3 (2.70%) Google
2 3 (2.70%) Sitecore
2 3 (2.70%) VMware
3 2 (1.80%) Adobe
3 2 (1.80%) hybris
3 2 (1.80%) SAP
4 1 (0.90%) Brocade
4 1 (0.90%) Cisco
4 1 (0.90%) Fortinet
4 1 (0.90%) Huawei
4 1 (0.90%) IBM
4 1 (0.90%) Meraki
4 1 (0.90%) Oracle
4 1 (0.90%) Ruckus Wireless
4 1 (0.90%) Salesforce.com