Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Enterprise Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Enterprise Architecture over the 6 months to 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Architecture
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 159 134
Rank change year-on-year +49 -25 +11
Permanent jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 56 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.10% 0.42% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 0.47% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 34 9 10
Cheshire median annual salary £70,000 £73,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +59.78% -34.29%
10th Percentile £46,250 £42,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,350 £71,927
North West median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% -4.17% -3.23%

Enterprise Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,505 2,556 1,921
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 93.71% 90.35% 88.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1,897 1,926 1,657
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,625 £22,500
90th Percentile £69,000 £62,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Enterprise Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Enterprise Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Architecture in Cheshire

Enterprise Architecture
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Enterprise Architecture in Cheshire

Enterprise Architecture
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture in Cheshire over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Enterprise Architecture in Cheshire

Enterprise Architecture
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 16 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +20 21 £47,500 -36.67%
Knutsford +25 15 £75,000 +57.89%
Wilmslow -1 7 £52,500 -28.57%
Enterprise Architecture
North West

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Enterprise Architecture.

1 24 (42.86%) Windows
2 22 (39.29%) TOGAF
3 19 (33.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (33.93%) SOA
4 18 (32.14%) Project Management
5 17 (30.36%) Java
5 17 (30.36%) Amazon AWS
6 16 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 15 (26.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (26.79%) Software Engineering
8 14 (25.00%) .NET
8 14 (25.00%) N-Tier
8 14 (25.00%) Microservices
9 13 (23.21%) Server Virtualisation
9 13 (23.21%) Office 365
9 13 (23.21%) Citrix
9 13 (23.21%) Programme Management
9 13 (23.21%) Security Cleared
10 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (21.43%) Network Security
10 12 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (21.43%) Active Directory
10 12 (21.43%) Linux
10 12 (21.43%) MCSE
10 12 (21.43%) MCP
10 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
10 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (21.43%) GDPR
10 12 (21.43%) Windows Server

Enterprise Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.79%) Apache
1 1 (1.79%) Apache Pig
1 1 (1.79%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 19 (33.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (30.36%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (23.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.43%) Network Security
2 6 (10.71%) Unified Communications
3 4 (7.14%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.07%) Big Data
2 9 (16.07%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.79%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Rational Rose
2 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.79%) JIRA
2 1 (1.79%) JIRA Agile
General
1 9 (16.07%) Banking
2 6 (10.71%) Finance
3 5 (8.93%) Retail
4 4 (7.14%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 46 (82.14%) Architect
2 17 (30.36%) Solutions Architect
3 16 (28.57%) Technical Architect
4 11 (19.64%) Enterprise Architect
5 10 (17.86%) Lead Architect
6 5 (8.93%) Lead Enterprise Architect
7 4 (7.14%) Designer
7 4 (7.14%) Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.14%) Software Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Solutions Designer
8 3 (5.36%) Cloud Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Head of Architecture
9 2 (3.57%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.57%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Principal Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Principal Software Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.00%) .NET
2 11 (19.64%) Web Services
3 8 (14.29%) Java EE
4 7 (12.50%) REST
5 6 (10.71%) CSS
5 6 (10.71%) Middleware
5 6 (10.71%) SOAP
6 4 (7.14%) .NET Core
6 4 (7.14%) AngularJS
6 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET
6 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET Core
6 4 (7.14%) HTML
7 3 (5.36%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (5.36%) LESS
7 3 (5.36%) Node.js
7 3 (5.36%) React
7 3 (5.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (5.36%) Vue.js
8 1 (1.79%) JSON
8 1 (1.79%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.00%) N-Tier
2 6 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (8.93%) Smart Meter
4 4 (7.14%) Enterprise Cloud
4 4 (7.14%) PKI
5 2 (3.57%) PMI
6 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.79%) Handset
6 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.79%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 24 (42.86%) Windows
2 12 (21.43%) Linux
2 12 (21.43%) Windows Server
2 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.79%) Android
3 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (39.29%) TOGAF
2 19 (33.93%) SOA
3 18 (32.14%) Project Management
4 16 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (26.79%) Software Engineering
5 15 (26.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (25.00%) Microservices
7 13 (23.21%) Programme Management
7 13 (23.21%) Server Virtualisation
8 12 (21.43%) Customer Requirements
8 12 (21.43%) Presales
8 12 (21.43%) Vendor Relationship Management
9 9 (16.07%) BDD
9 9 (16.07%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (16.07%) Mentoring
9 9 (16.07%) TDD
10 8 (14.29%) Business Analysis
10 8 (14.29%) DevOps
10 8 (14.29%) ERP
10 8 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.36%) Java
2 7 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 4 (7.14%) C#
3 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.57%) C++
5 1 (1.79%) C
5 1 (1.79%) PHP
5 1 (1.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (23.21%) Security Cleared
2 12 (21.43%) MCP
2 12 (21.43%) MCSE
2 12 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.57%) ISEB
3 2 (3.57%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.79%) Degree
4 1 (1.79%) PMP
4 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.43%) GDPR
2 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.79%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.14%) Docker
3 1 (1.79%) XenApp
3 1 (1.79%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.79%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) Docker Swarm
1 4 (7.14%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 13 (23.21%) Citrix
3 9 (16.07%) Cloudera
4 6 (10.71%) Casewise
4 6 (10.71%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.79%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.79%) Talend