The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Architecture
Rank 201 192 208
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +16
Permanent jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 53 54 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.72% 0.81% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 1.01% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 51 52 28
Average salary £44,500 £66,250 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.83% -11.66%
UK excluding London average salary £63,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+1.60% +4.16%
Enterprise Architecture
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6178 5330 5730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 84.35% 79.56% 79.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5091 4475 4898
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -9 38 £44,500 +1.71% 2
Cheshire -8 13 £65,000 -23.52% 4
Cumbria -3 1 £52,000 -25.71%
Enterprise Architecture
England

Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 42 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (44.57%) SQL Server
3 39 (42.39%) C#
3 39 (42.39%) .NET
4 37 (40.22%) Finance
4 37 (40.22%) WCF
5 36 (39.13%) TDD
6 34 (36.96%) MVC
6 34 (36.96%) OO
7 33 (35.87%) UML
7 33 (35.87%) E-Commerce
7 33 (35.87%) ASP.NET
8 27 (29.35%) TOGAF
9 25 (27.17%) .NET Framework
10 24 (26.09%) Web Development
10 24 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
10 24 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 21 (22.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 21 (22.83%) LINQ
11 21 (22.83%) Microsoft Azure
12 16 (17.39%) XML
12 16 (17.39%) T-SQL
13 14 (15.22%) SOA
13 14 (15.22%) Microsoft
13 14 (15.22%) Workflow
14 13 (14.13%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (14.13%) WPF
15 12 (13.04%) Business Analysis
15 12 (13.04%) Internet
16 11 (11.96%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 2 (2.17%) SAS
2 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.09%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.17%) MS Office
1 2 (2.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.09%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.09%) SPSS
2 1 (1.09%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (4.35%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 21 (22.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (7.61%) SaaS
3 5 (5.43%) PaaS
4 1 (1.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.04%) Internet
2 6 (6.52%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (6.52%) VPN
3 1 (1.09%) Network Security
3 1 (1.09%) SAN
3 1 (1.09%) WAN
3 1 (1.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (44.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.26%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.26%) MySQL
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (10.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.35%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.09%) Subversion
3 1 (1.09%) Maven
3 1 (1.09%) Ant
3 1 (1.09%) JUnit
3 1 (1.09%) Log4j
3 1 (1.09%) JMeter
General
1 37 (40.22%) Finance
2 3 (3.26%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.17%) Local Government
3 2 (2.17%) Banking
4 1 (1.09%) Retail
4 1 (1.09%) Marketing
4 1 (1.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (36.96%) Architect
2 32 (34.78%) Developer
3 30 (32.61%) C# Developer
4 22 (23.91%) Senior Developer
5 21 (22.83%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (22.83%) Senior C# Developer
5 21 (22.83%) Agile C# Developer
6 11 (11.96%) Analyst
7 10 (10.87%) Business Analyst
8 8 (8.70%) Senior Architect
9 7 (7.61%) Technical Architect
9 7 (7.61%) Security Architect
10 6 (6.52%) Applications Architect
11 5 (5.43%) Senior Business Analyst
11 5 (5.43%) Senior Analyst
12 4 (4.35%) Enterprise Architect
12 4 (4.35%) Lead Architect
13 3 (3.26%) Engineering Manager
13 3 (3.26%) Senior Manager
14 2 (2.17%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (42.39%) .NET
2 37 (40.22%) WCF
3 33 (35.87%) ASP.NET
4 25 (27.17%) .NET Framework
5 24 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 21 (22.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 21 (22.83%) LINQ
7 16 (17.39%) XML
8 13 (14.13%) WPF
9 9 (9.78%) JSON
9 9 (9.78%) REST
9 9 (9.78%) WinForms
9 9 (9.78%) XSLT
10 6 (6.52%) Web Services
10 6 (6.52%) SAML
10 6 (6.52%) OAuth
11 5 (5.43%) CSS
11 5 (5.43%) HTML
12 3 (3.26%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.87%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.26%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.17%) Biometrics
3 2 (2.17%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.17%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.09%) Open Source
4 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.09%) Statistics
4 1 (1.09%) User Experience
4 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.26%) UNIX
2 2 (2.17%) Windows
2 2 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (39.13%) TDD
3 34 (36.96%) MVC
3 34 (36.96%) OO
4 33 (35.87%) UML
4 33 (35.87%) E-Commerce
5 27 (29.35%) TOGAF
6 24 (26.09%) Web Development
7 14 (15.22%) SOA
7 14 (15.22%) Workflow
8 13 (14.13%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (13.04%) Business Analysis
10 11 (11.96%) Project Management
10 11 (11.96%) ITIL
11 10 (10.87%) GAP Analysis
11 10 (10.87%) Supplier Management
11 10 (10.87%) Use Case
12 9 (9.78%) Unit Testing
12 9 (9.78%) Matrix Management
12 9 (9.78%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 39 (42.39%) C#
2 16 (17.39%) T-SQL
3 11 (11.96%) SQL
4 9 (9.78%) VB.NET
5 7 (7.61%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.26%) PHP
7 2 (2.17%) Java
8 1 (1.09%) Python
8 1 (1.09%) C++
8 1 (1.09%) C
8 1 (1.09%) Perl
8 1 (1.09%) VB
8 1 (1.09%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (6.52%) Degree
2 1 (1.09%) CISSP
2 1 (1.09%) GIAC
2 1 (1.09%) SSCP
2 1 (1.09%) CISA
2 1 (1.09%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.52%) COBIT
2 1 (1.09%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) Cacti
1 1 (1.09%) nmon
1 1 (1.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (15.22%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.52%) Oracle
3 4 (4.35%) SAP
4 3 (3.26%) VMware
5 2 (2.17%) Teradata
5 2 (2.17%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.17%) IBM
6 1 (1.09%) JBoss
6 1 (1.09%) ATG
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