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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Enterprise Architecture
Rank 858 880 885
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Enterprise Architecture 12 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.009% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.010% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 4
Average salary £107,500 £80,000 £92,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.37% -13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £92,000 £80,000 £86,500
10% offered a salary of more than £150,000 £98,000 £126,500
UK excluding London average salary £97,500 £80,000 £140,000
% change year-on-year
+21.87% -42.85%

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
101167 100905 102697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.80% 94.47% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 83281 81156 86804
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 March 2015 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 3 March 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 +16 12 £107,500 +34.37% 1
South East -17 6 £123,750 +54.68%
Berkshire - 6 £123,750 -
Luton - 3 - -
Reading - 3 £97,500 -
Bedfordshire - 3 - -
East of England - 3 - -
London -4 2 £111,250 +8.53% 1
South West - 1 £90,000 -

Head of Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 18 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 6 (25.00%) Change Management
3 5 (20.83%) Back Office
3 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
3 5 (20.83%) Retail
3 5 (20.83%) FMCG
3 5 (20.83%) Coaching
4 4 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 3 (12.50%) Security Architecture
5 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (12.50%) Matrix Management
5 3 (12.50%) Line Management
5 3 (12.50%) SAP
5 3 (12.50%) Finance
5 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (12.50%) Mainframe
6 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
6 2 (8.33%) Advertising
6 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
6 2 (8.33%) Business Transformation
6 2 (8.33%) Data Architecture
6 2 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
7 1 (4.17%) Business Development
7 1 (4.17%) Zachman Framework
7 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.17%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET

Head of Enterprise Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

General
1 5 (20.83%) Back Office
1 5 (20.83%) Retail
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) J2EE
1 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) FMCG
2 3 (12.50%) Mainframe
3 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (25.00%) Change Management
3 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
3 5 (20.83%) Coaching
4 4 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (12.50%) Security Architecture
5 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (12.50%) Matrix Management
5 3 (12.50%) Line Management
6 2 (8.33%) Data Architecture
6 2 (8.33%) Business Transformation
6 2 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
7 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.17%) Zachman Framework
7 1 (4.17%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) ERP
7 1 (4.17%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (4.17%) IBM
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday