The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Enterprise Architecture role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of Enterprise Architecture in their job title over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Enterprise Architecture
Rank 896 853 894
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Enterprise Architecture 5 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.016% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.017% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 6
Average salary £80,000 £100,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 £87,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110597 101053 111513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89479 83749 95349
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,350 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Head of Enterprise Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Head of Enterprise Architecture in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Head of Enterprise Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Head of Enterprise Architecture
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Enterprise Architecture within the UK.

Head of Enterprise Architecture Salary Trend in the UK

Head of Enterprise Architecture
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Enterprise Architecture over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 within the UK.

Head of Enterprise Architecture Salary Histogram in the UK

Head of Enterprise Architecture
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Enterprise Architecture within the UK over the 3 months to 21 August 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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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
England -37 4 £85,000 -15.00%
South East -19 2 £92,500 +12.12%
Tyne and Wear - 2 £77,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £77,500 -
North East - 2 £77,500 -
Surrey - 1 £90,000 -
Epsom - 1 £90,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £75,000 -
Scotland - 1 £75,000 -

Head of Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Head of Enterprise Architecture in their job title 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 with Head of Enterprise Architecture in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 13 (92.86%) TOGAF
3 9 (64.29%) Finance
4 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery
5 5 (35.71%) Strategic Planning
6 4 (28.57%) Project Management
6 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
7 3 (21.43%) Middleware
7 3 (21.43%) Zachman Framework
7 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
7 3 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (21.43%) Operations Management
7 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
7 3 (21.43%) Network Management
8 2 (14.29%) Java
8 2 (14.29%) PHP
8 2 (14.29%) .NET
8 2 (14.29%) ITIL
8 2 (14.29%) Advertising
8 2 (14.29%) Information Security
8 2 (14.29%) Degree
9 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
9 1 (7.14%) B2C
9 1 (7.14%) Service Management
9 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (7.14%) Data Architecture
9 1 (7.14%) Open Source
9 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement

Head of Enterprise Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Head of Enterprise Architecture in their job title 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 with Head of Enterprise Architecture in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Middleware
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 13 (92.86%) TOGAF
3 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery
4 5 (35.71%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (28.57%) Project Management
6 3 (21.43%) Zachman Framework
6 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (21.43%) Operations Management
6 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
6 3 (21.43%) Network Management
7 2 (14.29%) ITIL
7 2 (14.29%) Information Security
8 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
8 1 (7.14%) B2C
8 1 (7.14%) Service Management
8 1 (7.14%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Java
1 2 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree