The first table below looks at the demand for Enterprise Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Enterprise Architecture over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Architecture
Rank 204 189 204
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +15
Permanent jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 52 65 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.72% 0.89% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 1.13% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 43 58 20
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £71,500 £77,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,250 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+8.26% -4.16%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5836 5741 5348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.24% 78.22% 74.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4737 4720 4681
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Enterprise Architecture
England

Enterprise Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Enterprise Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Enterprise Architecture
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture across the North West region.

Enterprise Architecture Salary Trend in the North West

Enterprise Architecture
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture across the North West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Enterprise Architecture Salary Histogram in the North West

Enterprise Architecture
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Manchester -17 21 £44,500 -
Cheshire +6 15 £85,000 +30.76% 1
Merseyside -7 10 £64,250 -1.15%
Lancashire +7 3 £145,000 +163.63%
Cumbria - 1 £52,000 - 2
Enterprise Architecture
England

Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Enterprise Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Enterprise Architecture.

1 62 (54.39%) UML
2 55 (48.25%) OO
3 44 (38.60%) SQL Server
4 40 (35.09%) SOA
5 37 (32.46%) .NET
6 36 (31.58%) C#
7 35 (30.70%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (28.95%) Oracle
8 33 (28.95%) E-Commerce
8 33 (28.95%) Web Development
9 32 (28.07%) TDD
10 31 (27.19%) Java
11 30 (26.32%) ASP.NET
11 30 (26.32%) MVC
11 30 (26.32%) WCF
12 26 (22.81%) Finance
12 26 (22.81%) Middleware
13 24 (21.05%) OOD
13 24 (21.05%) MySQL
14 22 (19.30%) TOGAF
15 20 (17.54%) LINQ
15 20 (17.54%) .NET Framework
15 20 (17.54%) Microsoft Azure
15 20 (17.54%) ASP.NET MVC
15 20 (17.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 20 (17.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 19 (16.67%) WSO2
17 17 (14.91%) Stakeholder Management
18 15 (13.16%) Data Management
18 15 (13.16%) Unit Testing

Enterprise Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Enterprise Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Enterprise Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
1 1 (0.88%) Apache
1 1 (0.88%) Mule
1 1 (0.88%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 3 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 20 (17.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.75%) Network Security
1 2 (1.75%) NAS
1 2 (1.75%) SAN
1 2 (1.75%) LAN
1 2 (1.75%) WAN
2 1 (0.88%) VPN
2 1 (0.88%) Intranet
2 1 (0.88%) Internet
2 1 (0.88%) MPLS
2 1 (0.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (38.60%) SQL Server
2 24 (21.05%) MySQL
3 10 (8.77%) Relational Database
4 7 (6.14%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.63%) DB2
5 3 (2.63%) Big Data
5 3 (2.63%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.75%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.88%) OLAP
7 1 (0.88%) ROLAP
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.88%) MOLAP
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 10 (8.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.75%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.75%) Selenium
3 1 (0.88%) Ant
3 1 (0.88%) JUnit
3 1 (0.88%) Log4j
3 1 (0.88%) JMeter
3 1 (0.88%) Maven
3 1 (0.88%) Subversion
General
1 26 (22.81%) Finance
2 9 (7.89%) Marketing
3 6 (5.26%) Banking
4 4 (3.51%) Retail
5 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 64 (56.14%) Architect
2 46 (40.35%) Solutions Architect
3 33 (28.95%) Developer
4 30 (26.32%) C# Developer
5 20 (17.54%) Agile C# Developer
5 20 (17.54%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (15.79%) Lead C# Developer
6 18 (15.79%) Lead Developer
7 17 (14.91%) Analyst
8 10 (8.77%) C# Web Developer
8 10 (8.77%) Web Analyst
8 10 (8.77%) Analyst Developer
8 10 (8.77%) Web Developer
9 8 (7.02%) Enterprise Architect
10 7 (6.14%) Business Analyst
11 5 (4.39%) Data Architect
11 5 (4.39%) Lead Architect
11 5 (4.39%) Java Architect
12 4 (3.51%) Head of ICT
12 4 (3.51%) Java Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (32.46%) .NET
2 30 (26.32%) ASP.NET
2 30 (26.32%) WCF
3 26 (22.81%) Middleware
4 20 (17.54%) LINQ
4 20 (17.54%) .NET Framework
4 20 (17.54%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (17.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 20 (17.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 14 (12.28%) XML
6 10 (8.77%) WPF
6 10 (8.77%) WinForms
6 10 (8.77%) HTML
6 10 (8.77%) XSLT
7 6 (5.26%) CSS
7 6 (5.26%) J2EE
8 5 (4.39%) JSP
9 4 (3.51%) EJB
10 3 (2.63%) Spring
10 3 (2.63%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.89%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.26%) GIS
3 4 (3.51%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.63%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.75%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.88%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.88%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.88%) Open Source
6 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.26%) UNIX
2 4 (3.51%) Windows
3 3 (2.63%) Linux
4 2 (1.75%) AIX
4 2 (1.75%) HPUX
4 2 (1.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (54.39%) UML
2 55 (48.25%) OO
3 40 (35.09%) SOA
4 35 (30.70%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (28.95%) E-Commerce
5 33 (28.95%) Web Development
6 32 (28.07%) TDD
7 30 (26.32%) MVC
8 24 (21.05%) OOD
9 22 (19.30%) TOGAF
10 17 (14.91%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (13.16%) Data Management
11 15 (13.16%) Unit Testing
12 11 (9.65%) Business Analysis
12 11 (9.65%) Zachman Framework
13 9 (7.89%) Direct Marketing
14 8 (7.02%) Workflow
14 8 (7.02%) Migration
14 8 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
15 7 (6.14%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 36 (31.58%) C#
2 31 (27.19%) Java
3 12 (10.53%) T-SQL
4 11 (9.65%) SQL
5 10 (8.77%) VB.NET
6 6 (5.26%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.63%) PHP
7 3 (2.63%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.88%) Perl
8 1 (0.88%) C
8 1 (0.88%) C++
8 1 (0.88%) Python
8 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (4.39%) CCA
2 2 (1.75%) Degree
2 2 (1.75%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.75%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (0.88%) COBIT
2 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 33 (28.95%) Oracle
2 19 (16.67%) WSO2
3 3 (2.63%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.75%) JBoss
4 2 (1.75%) Sybase
5 1 (0.88%) SAP
5 1 (0.88%) ATG
5 1 (0.88%) VMware
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