Period
to 17 January 2021

The median annual salary for a .NET Solutions Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 695 973 1018
Rank change year-on-year +278 +45 +92
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Solutions Architect 61 42 105
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.099% 0.033% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.035% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 44 31 83
Median annual salary £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.23% -3.13% +3.23%
10th Percentile £64,300 £61,250 £62,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £125,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £71,500
% change year-on-year - -2.10% -7.74%

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 58,885 120,564 145,065
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.13% 95.60% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 47,861 97,609 117,425
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £86,250 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

.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 17 January 2021.

Salary histogram for .NET Solutions Architect in the UK

.NET Solutions Architect
Top 9 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 17 January 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 +290 61 £75,000 -3.23% 1
UK excluding London +250 46 £70,000 - 1
North of England +111 26 £71,250 +1.79% 1
North West +106 26 £71,250 +1.79% 1
Midlands +102 16 - -
East Midlands +78 16 - -
London +188 15 £90,000 -
Work from Home -53 11 £85,000 +21.43%
South East +162 4 £68,750 -23.61%

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (60.66%) C#
3 33 (54.10%) Enterprise Architecture
4 32 (52.46%) Microsoft
4 32 (52.46%) Azure
5 27 (44.26%) .NET Framework
6 26 (42.62%) Microservices
7 25 (40.98%) .NET Core
7 25 (40.98%) Finance
7 25 (40.98%) SQL Server
8 23 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (34.43%) Use Case
10 19 (31.15%) SQL
11 18 (29.51%) Sequence Diagram
11 18 (29.51%) User Stories
12 17 (27.87%) Problem-Solving
13 16 (26.23%) Back Office
14 15 (24.59%) Docker
14 15 (24.59%) Kubernetes
14 15 (24.59%) Redis
15 14 (22.95%) RabbitMQ
15 14 (22.95%) OpenID
15 14 (22.95%) React
15 14 (22.95%) ASP.NET Web API
15 14 (22.95%) MIIS
16 13 (21.31%) Analytical Skills
17 9 (14.75%) DevOps
18 8 (13.11%) TOGAF
19 7 (11.48%) Middleware
19 7 (11.48%) JavaScript

.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 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.64%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 32 (52.46%) Azure
2 7 (11.48%) PaaS
3 4 (6.56%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (6.56%) IaaS
3 4 (6.56%) SaaS
4 3 (4.92%) Power Platform
5 2 (3.28%) AWS
6 1 (1.64%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.64%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (40.98%) SQL Server
2 15 (24.59%) Redis
3 4 (6.56%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (3.28%) Data Lake
4 2 (3.28%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.64%) Cosmos DB
5 1 (1.64%) Power BI
5 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (40.98%) Finance
2 16 (26.23%) Back Office
3 2 (3.28%) Law
3 2 (3.28%) Legal
3 2 (3.28%) Retail
3 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (44.26%) .NET Framework
3 25 (40.98%) .NET Core
4 14 (22.95%) ASP.NET Web API
4 14 (22.95%) OpenID
4 14 (22.95%) RabbitMQ
4 14 (22.95%) React
5 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET
5 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET Core
5 7 (11.48%) CSS
5 7 (11.48%) Middleware
6 6 (9.84%) AngularJS
6 6 (9.84%) jQuery
6 6 (9.84%) REST
6 6 (9.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (4.92%) Entity Framework
7 3 (4.92%) XML
8 2 (3.28%) RESTful
8 2 (3.28%) Web Services
9 1 (1.64%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.92%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.64%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.28%) Android
1 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.64%) Linux
2 1 (1.64%) VMS
2 1 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (54.10%) Enterprise Architecture
2 26 (42.62%) Microservices
3 23 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (34.43%) Use Case
5 18 (29.51%) Sequence Diagram
5 18 (29.51%) User Stories
6 17 (27.87%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (14.75%) DevOps
8 8 (13.11%) TOGAF
9 7 (11.48%) Technology Roadmap
10 6 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (9.84%) IT Strategy
10 6 (9.84%) Prototyping
10 6 (9.84%) Test Automation
11 5 (8.20%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (8.20%) Decision Science
11 5 (8.20%) Deployment Automation
11 5 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (6.56%) Requirements Gathering
12 4 (6.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 37 (60.66%) C#
2 19 (31.15%) SQL
3 7 (11.48%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) TOGAF Certification
2 1 (1.64%) Degree
System Software
1 15 (24.59%) Docker
2 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (24.59%) Kubernetes
2 14 (22.95%) MIIS
3 3 (4.92%) Terraform
Vendors
1 32 (52.46%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.28%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.64%) Databricks
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle
3 1 (1.64%) webMethods