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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Enterprise Architecture
Rank 888 936 870
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -66
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Enterprise Architecture 14 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.002% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.002% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 13
Average salary £120,000 £71,750 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+67.24% -15.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £96,000 £69,150 £70,000
10% offered a salary of more than £132,500 £74,350 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £108,750 £71,750 £76,250
% change year-on-year
+51.56% -5.90%

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
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 2015 within the UK.

Head of Enterprise Architecture Salary Histogram in the UK

Head of Enterprise Architecture
Top 11 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 3 July 2015. 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 +35 13 £120,000 +75.18%
London - 7 £120,000 -
City of London - 4 £126,250 -
Yorkshire - 3 £97,500 -
East of England - 3 £110,000 -
Luton - 1 £100,000 -
Norwich - 1 - -
Rickmansworth - 1 £120,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £100,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £120,000 -
Norfolk - 1 - -

Head of Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 27 (96.43%) Enterprise Architecture
2 14 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 12 (42.86%) Zachman Framework
4 6 (21.43%) Management Information System
5 5 (17.86%) Finance
5 5 (17.86%) Mainframe
5 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (17.86%) Degree
5 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
6 4 (14.29%) Line Management
7 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.71%) Security Architecture
7 3 (10.71%) Data Architecture
7 3 (10.71%) Matrix Management
7 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (10.71%) Games
7 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
8 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
8 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (7.14%) ITIL
8 2 (7.14%) UNIX
8 2 (7.14%) SOA
8 2 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (7.14%) Information Architecture
8 2 (7.14%) COBIT
8 2 (7.14%) DoDAF
8 2 (7.14%) MODAF
8 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (3.57%) MuleSoft
9 1 (3.57%) User Experience

Head of Enterprise Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) JBoss
1 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.57%) OLAP
1 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (3.57%) Big Data
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Games
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) J2EE
1 1 (3.57%) SOAP
1 1 (3.57%) Web Services
1 1 (3.57%) XML
1 1 (3.57%) XSD
1 1 (3.57%) Middleware
1 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
1 1 (3.57%) iBATIS
1 1 (3.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
2 5 (17.86%) Mainframe
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (96.43%) Enterprise Architecture
2 14 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 12 (42.86%) Zachman Framework
4 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (14.29%) Line Management
6 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.71%) Security Architecture
6 3 (10.71%) Matrix Management
6 3 (10.71%) Data Architecture
6 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
6 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (7.14%) SOA
7 2 (7.14%) ITIL
7 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.14%) DoDAF
7 2 (7.14%) MODAF
7 2 (7.14%) Information Architecture
8 1 (3.57%) Product Management
8 1 (3.57%) Investment Management
8 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) COBIT
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) MuleSoft
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) SAP
2 1 (3.57%) IBM