Period
to 14 April 2021

The median annual salary for a .NET Solutions Architect was £86,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 14 April 2021.

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

.NET Solutions Architect
UK
6 months to
14 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 807 948 1014
Rank change year-on-year +141 +66 +84
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Solutions Architect 42 32 109
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.050% 0.028% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.030% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 31 24 75
10th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
25th Percentile £67,500 £71,875 £70,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £86,000 £83,750 £80,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.69% +4.69% +6.67%
75th Percentile £97,500 £92,188 £91,875
90th Percentile £115,000 £108,750 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 £75,000 £58,750
% change year-on-year -6.67% +27.66% -21.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 77,560 107,892 143,050
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.14% 95.38% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 61,019 87,607 115,290
10th Percentile £31,500 £29,750 £28,500
25th Percentile £40,750 £37,750 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

.NET Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Solutions Architect in the UK

.NET Solutions Architect
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for .NET Solutions Architect in the UK

.NET Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET Solutions Architect over the 6 months to 14 April 2021.

Salary histogram for .NET Solutions Architect in the UK

.NET Solutions Architect
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Solutions Architect within the UK over the 6 months to 14 April 2021. 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
England +159 42 £86,000 +2.69% 7
UK excluding London +118 28 £70,000 -6.67% 6
London +119 14 £90,000 - 2
Midlands +43 12 £70,000 -30.00%
East Midlands - 10 - -
South East +100 8 £67,500 +3.85% 3
North West +37 8 £75,000 +3.45%
North of England +34 8 £75,000 +3.45%
Work from Home -124 6 £95,000 -5.00% 2
West Midlands - 2 £70,000 -

.NET Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 April 2021, .NET 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 featuring .NET Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (59.52%) Azure
3 23 (54.76%) C#
4 22 (52.38%) .NET Core
5 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (40.48%) Enterprise Architecture
6 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
6 17 (40.48%) Microservices
7 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
8 14 (33.33%) SQL
8 14 (33.33%) .NET Framework
9 13 (30.95%) Use Case
9 13 (30.95%) Technology Roadmap
10 12 (28.57%) Sequence Diagram
10 12 (28.57%) Kubernetes
10 12 (28.57%) Docker
10 12 (28.57%) User Stories
10 12 (28.57%) Back Office
11 11 (26.19%) Redis
12 10 (23.81%) OpenID
12 10 (23.81%) RabbitMQ
12 10 (23.81%) MIIS
13 9 (21.43%) Finance
13 9 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (19.05%) DevOps
14 8 (19.05%) Decision Science
15 7 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
15 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
16 6 (14.29%) CSS

.NET Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 25 (59.52%) Azure
2 6 (14.29%) PaaS
3 5 (11.90%) SaaS
4 4 (9.52%) IaaS
5 2 (4.76%) AWS
5 2 (4.76%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.38%) Power Platform
6 1 (2.38%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 11 (26.19%) Redis
3 6 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 3 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (7.14%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.38%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (2.38%) Power BI
6 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (28.57%) Back Office
2 9 (21.43%) Finance
3 5 (11.90%) Law
4 4 (9.52%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (52.38%) .NET Core
3 14 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 10 (23.81%) OpenID
4 10 (23.81%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (14.29%) CSS
5 6 (14.29%) React
6 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (9.52%) jQuery
7 4 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (7.14%) Entity Framework
9 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
9 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET Core
9 2 (4.76%) HTML
9 2 (4.76%) HTML5
9 2 (4.76%) Node.js
10 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
10 1 (2.38%) Kafka
10 1 (2.38%) React Native
10 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (7.14%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (4.76%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.38%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Android
1 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
1 2 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (40.48%) Enterprise Architecture
2 17 (40.48%) Microservices
3 13 (30.95%) Technology Roadmap
3 13 (30.95%) Use Case
4 12 (28.57%) Sequence Diagram
4 12 (28.57%) User Stories
5 9 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (19.05%) Decision Science
6 8 (19.05%) DevOps
7 7 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (9.52%) Decision-Making
8 4 (9.52%) IT Governance
8 4 (9.52%) Machine Learning
8 4 (9.52%) Project Delivery
8 4 (9.52%) SOA
8 4 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (9.52%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 23 (54.76%) C#
2 14 (33.33%) SQL
3 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.14%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 12 (28.57%) Docker
2 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (28.57%) Kubernetes
2 10 (23.81%) MIIS
3 3 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle