Period
to 24 January 2022

The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 24 January 2022.

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
24 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 115 160 130
Rank change year-on-year +45 -30 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 182 31 111
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.58% 0.82% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.75% 0.85% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 120 21 85
10th Percentile £52,450 £56,250 £45,500
25th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £51,228
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £87,500 £75,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £91,500 £77,500 £83,750
England median annual salary £82,500 £75,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -3.23%

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 6,608 3,662 5,885
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.76% 96.78% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4,676 3,092 4,977
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £25,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £33,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +1.94%

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in Yorkshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Solutions Architect in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Solutions Architect in Yorkshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Solutions Architect in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 January 2022.

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 24 January 2022. 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
Jobs
West Yorkshire +31 122 £72,500 +3.57% 26
North Yorkshire +5 22 £75,000 - 3
South Yorkshire -26 12 £70,000 +12.00% 5
East Yorkshire - 9 £75,000 -
Solutions Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 January 2022, 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 77 (42.31%) Azure
2 72 (39.56%) Microsoft
3 42 (23.08%) Finance
3 42 (23.08%) DevOps
4 40 (21.98%) Social Skills
5 38 (20.88%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (19.78%) Presales
7 31 (17.03%) Cybersecurity
8 27 (14.84%) Software Licensing
9 25 (13.74%) AWS
10 24 (13.19%) PaaS
10 24 (13.19%) Microservices
10 24 (13.19%) Data Centre
11 23 (12.64%) Customer Engagement
11 23 (12.64%) TOGAF
11 23 (12.64%) SQL
12 22 (12.09%) IaaS
13 21 (11.54%) Analytics
13 21 (11.54%) SOA
14 20 (10.99%) Use Case
14 20 (10.99%) Architectural Design
14 20 (10.99%) IT Strategy
14 20 (10.99%) Serverless
15 19 (10.44%) Public Cloud
15 19 (10.44%) Java
15 19 (10.44%) SQL Server
16 18 (9.89%) Windows
16 18 (9.89%) Enterprise Architecture
16 18 (9.89%) Retail
16 18 (9.89%) Deployment Automation

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 3 (1.65%) Confluence
2 2 (1.10%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.10%) SAS
2 2 (1.10%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.55%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 77 (42.31%) Azure
2 25 (13.74%) AWS
3 24 (13.19%) PaaS
4 22 (12.09%) IaaS
5 20 (10.99%) Serverless
6 17 (9.34%) Microsoft 365
7 16 (8.79%) SaaS
8 5 (2.75%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (2.75%) Dynamics 365
8 5 (2.75%) GCP
8 5 (2.75%) GitHub
9 4 (2.20%) Azure App Service
9 4 (2.20%) Azure Data Factory
9 4 (2.20%) Azure Storage
9 4 (2.20%) GitHub Actions
9 4 (2.20%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 4 (2.20%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 2 (1.10%) Azure Synapse Analytics
10 2 (1.10%) Power Platform
10 2 (1.10%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.69%) Broadband
2 6 (3.30%) Firewall
2 6 (3.30%) MPLS
3 5 (2.75%) VPN
3 5 (2.75%) Wireless
4 4 (2.20%) BGP
4 4 (2.20%) Ethernet
4 4 (2.20%) Internet
4 4 (2.20%) IPsec
4 4 (2.20%) OSPF
4 4 (2.20%) SSL
4 4 (2.20%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (1.65%) WAN
6 2 (1.10%) SD-WAN
7 1 (0.55%) CTI
7 1 (0.55%) HTTP
7 1 (0.55%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.44%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.40%) Relational Database
3 6 (3.30%) Hadoop
3 6 (3.30%) NoSQL
4 5 (2.75%) Big Data
4 5 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.20%) Metadata
5 4 (2.20%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.20%) Tableau
6 2 (1.10%) Data Lake
6 2 (1.10%) MySQL
7 1 (0.55%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (0.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.55%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.55%) BigQuery
7 1 (0.55%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.55%) Power BI
7 1 (0.55%) WhereScape RED
Development Applications
1 3 (1.65%) Jenkins
1 3 (1.65%) JIRA
2 2 (1.10%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.10%) GitLab
2 2 (1.10%) Maven
2 2 (1.10%) RStudio
General
1 42 (23.08%) Finance
2 40 (21.98%) Social Skills
3 18 (9.89%) Retail
4 13 (7.14%) Public Sector
5 12 (6.59%) Presentation Skills
6 7 (3.85%) Banking
7 6 (3.30%) Automotive
8 5 (2.75%) Telecoms
9 4 (2.20%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 4 (2.20%) Marketing
10 2 (1.10%) Games
10 2 (1.10%) Law
10 2 (1.10%) Legal
11 1 (0.55%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.55%) Billing
11 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.24%) .NET
2 10 (5.49%) REST
3 8 (4.40%) JSON
4 5 (2.75%) Spring
4 5 (2.75%) Spring Boot
5 4 (2.20%) XML
6 3 (1.65%) SOAP
6 3 (1.65%) Web Services
7 2 (1.10%) HTML
7 2 (1.10%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (1.10%) RESTful
8 1 (0.55%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.55%) Apache Flex
8 1 (0.55%) COM
8 1 (0.55%) CSS
8 1 (0.55%) JDBC
8 1 (0.55%) Kafka
8 1 (0.55%) Node.js
8 1 (0.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.55%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.19%) Data Centre
2 19 (10.44%) Public Cloud
3 6 (3.30%) Cloud Native
3 6 (3.30%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.20%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.20%) Private Cloud
4 4 (2.20%) Reference Data
4 4 (2.20%) Social Network
4 4 (2.20%) Taxonomies
5 3 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.10%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.10%) Over-the-Top Content
6 2 (1.10%) Social Media
7 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.55%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.55%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.89%) Windows
2 11 (6.04%) Linux
3 4 (2.20%) VMS
4 3 (1.65%) Android
4 3 (1.65%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (23.08%) DevOps
2 38 (20.88%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (19.78%) Presales
4 31 (17.03%) Cybersecurity
5 27 (14.84%) Software Licensing
6 24 (13.19%) Microservices
7 23 (12.64%) Customer Engagement
7 23 (12.64%) TOGAF
8 21 (11.54%) Analytics
8 21 (11.54%) SOA
9 20 (10.99%) Architectural Design
9 20 (10.99%) IT Strategy
9 20 (10.99%) Use Case
10 18 (9.89%) CI/CD
10 18 (9.89%) Deployment Automation
10 18 (9.89%) Enterprise Architecture
10 18 (9.89%) Infrastructure as Code
11 16 (8.79%) Data Modelling
12 15 (8.24%) Business Transformation
13 14 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (12.64%) SQL
2 19 (10.44%) Java
3 4 (2.20%) C#
3 4 (2.20%) PL/SQL
4 3 (1.65%) Python
5 2 (1.10%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.55%) R
6 1 (0.55%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.55%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (9.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (4.40%) Degree
3 7 (3.85%) MCP
3 7 (3.85%) MCSE
4 6 (3.30%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.10%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.20%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.55%) Government Security Classifications
2 1 (0.55%) NCSC
2 1 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 16 (8.79%) Active Directory
2 13 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.49%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (4.40%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.20%) Ansible
3 1 (0.55%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 72 (39.56%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.34%) Adobe
2 17 (9.34%) Apple
3 13 (7.14%) VMware
4 12 (6.59%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (5.49%) Citrix
6 7 (3.85%) Oracle
7 5 (2.75%) Cisco
8 4 (2.20%) Fortinet
8 4 (2.20%) Juniper
8 4 (2.20%) MuleSoft
8 4 (2.20%) Palo Alto
8 4 (2.20%) Pardot
8 4 (2.20%) StreamSets
9 3 (1.65%) Databricks
9 3 (1.65%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.65%) ServiceNow
10 2 (1.10%) Cadence
10 2 (1.10%) IBM
10 2 (1.10%) MapR