Period
to 2 June 2020

The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

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
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 142 180 190
Rank change year-on-year +38 +10 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 59 125 121
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.32% 1.67% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 1.72% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 55 100 122
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.87% -2.96% +3.85%
10th Percentile £52,500 £46,200 £55,000
90th Percentile £130,000 £78,750 £77,250
England median annual salary £77,500 £75,000 £76,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% -1.32% +4.83%

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 4,278 7,271 9,376
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.96% 97.40% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3,642 5,936 7,972
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +5.26%

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 2 June 2020.

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 2 June 2020. 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 -4 42 £70,000 +3.70% 5
North Yorkshire +86 10 £68,750 +5.77%
South Yorkshire +24 1 £76,500 +61.90%
East Yorkshire - 1 £82,500 - 1
Solutions Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, 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 24 (40.68%) Java
2 23 (38.98%) TOGAF
3 19 (32.20%) AWS
4 17 (28.81%) DevOps
5 13 (22.03%) Azure
5 13 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (20.34%) Presales
6 12 (20.34%) Project Delivery
7 11 (18.64%) Technical Leadership
7 11 (18.64%) Data Centre
7 11 (18.64%) Microservices
7 11 (18.64%) JavaScript
8 10 (16.95%) Cisco
9 8 (13.56%) SOA
9 8 (13.56%) WAN
9 8 (13.56%) Finance
9 8 (13.56%) Scrum
10 7 (11.86%) SaaS
10 7 (11.86%) Aruba
10 7 (11.86%) Software-Defined Networking
10 7 (11.86%) Cybersecurity
11 6 (10.17%) Open Source
11 6 (10.17%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (10.17%) ERP
11 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
12 5 (8.47%) Linux
12 5 (8.47%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (8.47%) Firewall
12 5 (8.47%) Publishing
12 5 (8.47%) Migration

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 (5.08%) SAS
2 1 (1.69%) Apache
2 1 (1.69%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (32.20%) AWS
2 13 (22.03%) Azure
3 7 (11.86%) SaaS
4 5 (8.47%) Amazon S3
4 5 (8.47%) CloudFront
4 5 (8.47%) IaaS
4 5 (8.47%) PaaS
4 5 (8.47%) Route 53
5 4 (6.78%) GCP
6 3 (5.08%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (5.08%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (5.08%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (3.39%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (3.39%) Serverless
8 1 (1.69%) Amazon ECS
8 1 (1.69%) Apigee
8 1 (1.69%) Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.56%) WAN
2 7 (11.86%) Software-Defined Networking
3 5 (8.47%) Firewall
4 4 (6.78%) BGP
4 4 (6.78%) BIG-IP
4 4 (6.78%) HSRP
4 4 (6.78%) IPv4
4 4 (6.78%) IPv6
4 4 (6.78%) OSPF
4 4 (6.78%) SAN
4 4 (6.78%) Spanning Tree
4 4 (6.78%) VLAN
5 3 (5.08%) VPN
6 2 (3.39%) CTI
7 1 (1.69%) LAN
7 1 (1.69%) Network Security
7 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 5 (8.47%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.08%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.08%) Big Data
3 1 (1.69%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.69%) MarkLogic
3 1 (1.69%) MySQL
3 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (13.56%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Publishing
3 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.08%) Public Sector
5 2 (3.39%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) Kafka
1 4 (6.78%) Web Services
2 3 (5.08%) REST
3 2 (3.39%) .NET
3 2 (3.39%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.69%) gRPC
4 1 (1.69%) Java EE
4 1 (1.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.39%) Mainframe
2 2 (3.39%) Reinsurance
3 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.69%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.47%) Linux
2 3 (5.08%) Windows
3 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) TOGAF
2 17 (28.81%) DevOps
3 13 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (20.34%) Presales
4 12 (20.34%) Project Delivery
5 11 (18.64%) Microservices
5 11 (18.64%) Technical Leadership
6 8 (13.56%) Scrum
6 8 (13.56%) SOA
7 7 (11.86%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (10.17%) ERP
8 6 (10.17%) Open Source
8 6 (10.17%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (8.47%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 5 (8.47%) Integration Testing
9 5 (8.47%) Kanban
9 5 (8.47%) Migration
9 5 (8.47%) Software Delivery
9 5 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (40.68%) Java
2 11 (18.64%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.78%) Python
4 3 (5.08%) Ruby
5 2 (3.39%) C#
5 2 (3.39%) COBOL
6 1 (1.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) AWS Certification
2 4 (6.78%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.08%) CCIE
3 3 (5.08%) CITP
4 1 (1.69%) CCNP
4 1 (1.69%) Degree
4 1 (1.69%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.69%) ISO 22301
2 1 (1.69%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.39%) Docker
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.08%) Puppet
1 3 (5.08%) Terraform
2 2 (3.39%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) Cisco
2 7 (11.86%) Aruba
3 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.47%) Brocade
4 5 (8.47%) Fortinet
4 5 (8.47%) Ruckus Wireless
5 4 (6.78%) Avaya
5 4 (6.78%) Dell
5 4 (6.78%) D-Link
5 4 (6.78%) Ericsson
5 4 (6.78%) HP
5 4 (6.78%) Juniper
5 4 (6.78%) NETGEAR
5 4 (6.78%) Nokia
5 4 (6.78%) VMware
6 1 (1.69%) Citrix
6 1 (1.69%) EMC
6 1 (1.69%) IBM
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle
6 1 (1.69%) SAP