Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 164 145
Rank change year-on-year +4 -19 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 165 205 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.70% 1.85% 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 1.89% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 133 167 236
Yorkshire median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £52,000 £52,000 £42,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £70,750
England median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +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 9452 10860 12891
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.43% 97.94% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7928 9178 10572
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 -2 129 £65,000 - 3
South Yorkshire +10 17 £65,000 - 1
North Yorkshire +19 11 £62,500 +8.70% 2
East Yorkshire - 2 £52,500 -
Solutions Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Yorkshire region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 45 (27.27%) Java
2 42 (25.45%) SOA
3 39 (23.64%) Finance
4 38 (23.03%) TOGAF
4 38 (23.03%) Enterprise Architecture
5 35 (21.21%) Microsoft
6 27 (16.36%) Retail
6 27 (16.36%) Presales
7 26 (15.76%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (14.55%) .NET
9 22 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 22 (13.33%) IT Strategy
10 20 (12.12%) VMware
10 20 (12.12%) JavaScript
10 20 (12.12%) Microservices
11 18 (10.91%) Microsoft Azure
11 18 (10.91%) Data Modelling
12 17 (10.30%) E-Commerce
13 15 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
13 15 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
13 15 (9.09%) Migration
13 15 (9.09%) SAP
14 13 (7.88%) C#
14 13 (7.88%) Web Services
14 13 (7.88%) Customer Requirements
15 12 (7.27%) CRM
15 12 (7.27%) Mentoring
16 11 (6.67%) High Availability
16 11 (6.67%) Data Management
16 11 (6.67%) Zachman Framework

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 8 (4.85%) WebSphere
2 7 (4.24%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.64%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.64%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.21%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.61%) CMS
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.42%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.21%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (1.21%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (1.21%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.61%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (6.06%) PaaS
4 9 (5.45%) IaaS
5 5 (3.03%) SaaS
6 3 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.21%) Office 365
8 1 (0.61%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.64%) Extranet
1 6 (3.64%) Intranet
2 3 (1.82%) Wireless
3 2 (1.21%) Firewall
3 2 (1.21%) Internet
3 2 (1.21%) iSCSI
3 2 (1.21%) NAS
3 2 (1.21%) SAN
3 2 (1.21%) SMS
3 2 (1.21%) VLAN
3 2 (1.21%) WAN
4 1 (0.61%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (0.61%) DNS
4 1 (0.61%) LAN
4 1 (0.61%) MPLS
4 1 (0.61%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.61%) VPN
4 1 (0.61%) VSAN
4 1 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.24%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (3.64%) OLAP
2 6 (3.64%) OLTP
3 3 (1.82%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.61%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (0.61%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.61%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.64%) ERwin
2 1 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 39 (23.64%) Finance
2 27 (16.36%) Retail
3 8 (4.85%) Banking
4 6 (3.64%) Advertising
5 5 (3.03%) Back Office
5 5 (3.03%) Games
6 3 (1.82%) Legal
7 2 (1.21%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.21%) Marketing
7 2 (1.21%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.61%) Local Government
8 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.61%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (14.55%) .NET
2 13 (7.88%) Web Services
3 10 (6.06%) JMS
3 10 (6.06%) React
3 10 (6.06%) XML
4 8 (4.85%) J2EE
4 8 (4.85%) JSP
4 8 (4.85%) REST
5 7 (4.24%) Java EE
5 7 (4.24%) Node.js
5 7 (4.24%) RESTful
5 7 (4.24%) Servlets
5 7 (4.24%) SOAP
5 7 (4.24%) XSD
5 7 (4.24%) XSLT
6 1 (0.61%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.61%) CSS
6 1 (0.61%) HTML
6 1 (0.61%) JSF
6 1 (0.61%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (5.45%) Computer Science
2 9 (5.45%) Data Centre
3 7 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.24%) AS400
3 7 (4.24%) User Experience
4 6 (3.64%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.64%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.42%) Fintech
5 4 (2.42%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (1.82%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.82%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.21%) Clustering
7 2 (1.21%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.61%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.61%) EPoS
8 1 (0.61%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.61%) Robotics
8 1 (0.61%) Video\Live Streaming
8 1 (0.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.67%) Windows
2 9 (5.45%) Linux
2 9 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (4.24%) AIX
3 7 (4.24%) Solaris
4 4 (2.42%) Android
5 3 (1.82%) Unix
5 3 (1.82%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (25.45%) SOA
2 38 (23.03%) Enterprise Architecture
2 38 (23.03%) TOGAF
3 27 (16.36%) Presales
4 26 (15.76%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (13.33%) IT Strategy
5 22 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (12.12%) Microservices
7 18 (10.91%) Data Modelling
8 17 (10.30%) E-Commerce
9 15 (9.09%) Migration
10 13 (7.88%) Customer Requirements
11 12 (7.27%) CRM
11 12 (7.27%) Mentoring
12 11 (6.67%) Data Management
12 11 (6.67%) High Availability
12 11 (6.67%) Workflow
12 11 (6.67%) Zachman Framework
13 10 (6.06%) Coaching
13 10 (6.06%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 45 (27.27%) Java
2 20 (12.12%) JavaScript
3 13 (7.88%) C#
4 7 (4.24%) Shell Script
4 7 (4.24%) SQL
5 3 (1.82%) Go
5 3 (1.82%) PHP
5 3 (1.82%) Scala
6 2 (1.21%) ABAP
6 2 (1.21%) C
7 1 (0.61%) C++
7 1 (0.61%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 7 (4.24%) Degree
2 3 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.21%) ISEB
3 2 (1.21%) MCSD
3 2 (1.21%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.21%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.61%) CCNA
4 1 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.61%) MCSE
4 1 (0.61%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.64%) GDPR
2 2 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.61%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.61%) GCP
3 1 (0.61%) PSD2
3 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.85%) Docker
2 5 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.42%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.82%) vSphere
5 2 (1.21%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.21%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.61%) vCloud
6 1 (0.61%) XenApp
6 1 (0.61%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (4.85%) Puppet
2 1 (0.61%) Ansible
2 1 (0.61%) Terraform
2 1 (0.61%) vRealize
Vendors
1 35 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 20 (12.12%) VMware
3 15 (9.09%) SAP
4 10 (6.06%) Citrix
4 10 (6.06%) Oracle
5 6 (3.64%) Cisco
6 4 (2.42%) Google
7 3 (1.82%) HP
7 3 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.82%) Siebel
8 2 (1.21%) Apple
8 2 (1.21%) hybris
9 1 (0.61%) CA
9 1 (0.61%) IBM
9 1 (0.61%) JDA
9 1 (0.61%) QAD
9 1 (0.61%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.61%) RedPrairie
9 1 (0.61%) Remedy
9 1 (0.61%) Ruckus Wireless