The average salary for a Solutions Architect in South Africa is R694,892.
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Job Description for Solutions Architect
Solutions architects are in charge of creating, designing, and implementing arrangements within a business. They help to build new systems needed by the company and must be able to identify the business' current problems and future technological goals. They are also in charge of communicating with other departments to implement new plans and goals. Solutions architects can work in the fields of business development, business planning, mentoring, management, or quality assurance. In some cases, t…Read more
Solutions Architect Tasks
- Act as the lead for the translation of business objectives and requirements into functional solutions.
- Prepare and document testing requirements as well as all test data.
- Lead brainstorming sessions and identify areas for process improvements.
- Prioritize goals and objectives, and monitor the work of others.
- Design and develop technical solutions based on existing technologies.
Popular Employer Salaries for Solutions Architect
The top respondents for the job title Solutions Architect are from the companies Dimension Data, EOH and Vodacom Pty Ltd. Reported salaries are highest at EOH where the average pay is R1,000,000. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Absa and Business Connexion, earning around R926,000 and R705,000, respectively. Vodacom Pty Ltd pays the lowest at around R420,000. Dimension Data and FNB also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying R660,000 and R700,000, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Solutions Architect
Skills in Enterprise Solutions, Software Architecture, System Architecture, IT Consulting and Cloud Computing are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Solutions Architect
An entry-level Solutions Architect with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R523,810 based on 7 salaries. An early career Solutions Architect with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R553,265 based on 96 salaries. A mid-career Solutions Architect with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R692,088 based on 102 salaries. An experienced Solutions Architect with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R802,795 based on 131 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R761,348.
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