What salary does a solution architect earn?

As a solution architect, you play a crucial role in designing and implementing cutting-edge technology solutions. But do you know what your market value is in terms of salary and benefits? Discover your market value as a solution architect and earn more.

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It is important to stay abreast of salary trends and market value as a Solution Architect. By knowing what is prevalent in the industry, you can optimize your salary and get the most out of your career.

Many Solution Architects discover, after hearing their market value, that they are underpaid and that there is no transparency about construction. Discover your market value with our tool and receive it on your 06 number within one business day.

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As a Solution Architect in the IT industry, it is crucial to be aware of your market value. In fact, by having an understanding of your market value, you will be in a better position to negotiate salary and benefits that match your expertise as a Solution Architect. In addition, it can also help you develop a career path that matches your own ambitions and goals.

Solution Architects are increasingly recognized for their crucial role in defining technology visions, designing complex systems and guiding teams in the execution of successful projects. As a result, salaries for Solution Architects have increased over time.

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Team Rockstars IT is all about togetherness and knowledge sharing. You will become part of a close-knit team of professionals who continuously inspire and support each other. In addition, you will have the freedom to choose your own path and work on challenging projects that test your expertise.

As a Solution Architect at Team Rockstars IT, you are the key to success for these top organizations. Your skills and insights make a difference and contribute to the growth and progress of various industries. Discover the opportunities at Team Rockstars IT and set your career in IT on an inspiring and impactful course.

Impactvolle organisaties

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As a Solution Architect, you want to make a difference in the world of IT and take organizations to new heights. At Team Rockstars IT, you will have the unique opportunity to make this happen by working with impactful organizations such as the IRS, ASML, Essent and many more.

Imagine being able to join ASML and use your knowledge to accelerate their CICD system, allowing them to develop and innovate faster and more efficiently. Or how about DEGIRO, where you will have the opportunity to blueprint their complete software and hardware systems, making them seamless and delivering optimal performance.

Why a solution architect needs to know what salary he/she can earn

As an IT solution architect, you are the key to IT solution success and are responsible for defining the technology vision, planning complex systems and facilitating collaboration between different stakeholders. Given the impact and responsibility this position entails, you can expect an attractive salary as a solution architect.

The exact salary of a solution architect depends on several factors, such as experience level, location, company size and industry/sector. As experience and years of service increase, your salary will usually rise with it. This reflects increasing expertise and responsibility as a solution architect.

Solution architects’ salaries often reflect the value they add to the development process and the success of IT solutions. Solution architects who can develop effective technology strategies, implement innovative solutions and add value to stakeholders have a higher market value and can therefore claim an attractive salary.

To optimize your income as a solution architect, it is advisable to continuously invest in your professional development. Keep your knowledge up-to-date, stay on top of the latest developments in the IT world and improve your skills.

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At Team Rockstars IT, we work with a 70/30 model. Also known as a midlance construction, or the midlance model. Because we believe that good performance should be rewarded, most (70%) of the revenue goes to those who really make a difference: we call them IT Rockstars!

Within this construction, the securities of permanent employment (at least monthly 55% of your own turnover, comparable to a market-based fixed salary) are combined with the freedoms from being self-employed: you choose your own projects. As a rule, software developers advance 25% to 40% at Team Rockstars IT, naturally continuing to make annual strides as their market value grows.

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