Period
to 14 November 2019

The median annual salary for a .NET Solutions Architect was £77,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 14 November 2019.

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 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 995 1019 1140
Rank change year-on-year +24 +121 -54
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Solutions Architect 59 123 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.043% 0.075% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.078% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 29 95 62
UK median annual salary £77,500 £80,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.13% +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £62,250 £62,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,750 £88,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 £71,500 £72,500
% change year-on-year -2.10% -1.38% +7.41%

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 131,050 156,855 173,523
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.58% 95.89% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 104,852 126,371 139,173
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

.NET Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Solutions Architect in the UK

.NET Solutions Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Solutions Architect.

Salary trend for .NET Solutions Architect in the UK

.NET Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Solutions Architect over the 6 months to 14 November 2019.

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 November 2019. 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 +46 59 £77,500 -3.13% 8
London +50 43 £87,500 +9.38% 2
UK excluding London +45 16 £70,000 -2.10% 6
North of England +44 7 £70,000 +12.00% 3
South East +35 6 £85,000 +16.04% 1
North West +34 6 £70,000 +12.00% 1
East of England +48 2 £76,250 -7.58%
Midlands +44 1 £60,000 -29.41% 1
East Midlands +11 1 £60,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £57,500 - 2

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

For the 6 months to 14 November 2019, .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 59 (100.00%) .NET
2 53 (89.83%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (89.83%) Azure
3 46 (77.97%) Microsoft
4 44 (74.58%) Microservices
5 38 (64.41%) AWS
6 36 (61.02%) Java
7 35 (59.32%) RESTful
8 31 (52.54%) Google
8 31 (52.54%) Enterprise Architecture
8 31 (52.54%) TOGAF
8 31 (52.54%) Migration
8 31 (52.54%) Architecture Roadmap
9 30 (50.85%) Retail
10 29 (49.15%) Software Architecture
10 29 (49.15%) DevOps
10 29 (49.15%) Creative Thinking
11 26 (44.07%) Finance
12 20 (33.90%) C#
13 19 (32.20%) ASP.NET
13 19 (32.20%) Software Engineering
14 18 (30.51%) Technical Leadership
14 18 (30.51%) SQL Server
14 18 (30.51%) E-Commerce
15 14 (23.73%) SQL
16 13 (22.03%) MVC
17 12 (20.34%) Thought Leadership
17 12 (20.34%) Azure SQL Database
17 12 (20.34%) CMS
17 12 (20.34%) Problem-Solving

.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 12 (20.34%) CMS
2 6 (10.17%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (10.17%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.17%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.69%) IIS
3 1 (1.69%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 53 (89.83%) Azure
2 38 (64.41%) AWS
3 6 (10.17%) Azure Functions
3 6 (10.17%) Serverless
4 5 (8.47%) GCP
4 5 (8.47%) SaaS
5 1 (1.69%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.69%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.51%) SQL Server
2 12 (20.34%) Azure SQL Database
3 6 (10.17%) Cosmos DB
4 5 (8.47%) MongoDB
4 5 (8.47%) NoSQL
4 5 (8.47%) Redis
5 2 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 30 (50.85%) Retail
2 26 (44.07%) Finance
3 10 (16.95%) Telecoms
4 8 (13.56%) Banking
4 8 (13.56%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (100.00%) .NET
2 35 (59.32%) RESTful
3 19 (32.20%) ASP.NET
4 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (15.25%) .NET Core
5 9 (15.25%) Node.js
6 6 (10.17%) AngularJS
6 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (10.17%) React
7 5 (8.47%) .NET Framework
7 5 (8.47%) ADO.NET
7 5 (8.47%) Entity Framework
8 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET Core
9 2 (3.39%) CSS
9 2 (3.39%) HTML
9 2 (3.39%) Web Services
10 1 (1.69%) COM
10 1 (1.69%) REST
10 1 (1.69%) SOAP
10 1 (1.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.69%) Linux
1 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (89.83%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (74.58%) Microservices
3 31 (52.54%) Architecture Roadmap
3 31 (52.54%) Enterprise Architecture
3 31 (52.54%) Migration
3 31 (52.54%) TOGAF
4 29 (49.15%) Creative Thinking
4 29 (49.15%) DevOps
4 29 (49.15%) Software Architecture
5 19 (32.20%) Software Engineering
6 18 (30.51%) E-Commerce
6 18 (30.51%) Technical Leadership
7 13 (22.03%) MVC
8 12 (20.34%) Problem-Solving
8 12 (20.34%) Thought Leadership
9 8 (13.56%) Asset Management
9 8 (13.56%) Low Latency
9 8 (13.56%) Wealth Management
10 7 (11.86%) TDD
11 6 (10.17%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 36 (61.02%) Java
2 20 (33.90%) C#
3 14 (23.73%) SQL
4 8 (13.56%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.39%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.69%) F#
Qualifications
1 1 (1.69%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 46 (77.97%) Microsoft
2 31 (52.54%) Google