Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Architecture
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 145 135
Rank change year-on-year +20 -10 +11
Permanent jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 57 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.84% 0.084% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 0.094% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 36 2 11
Cheshire median annual salary £65,000 £51,250 £68,853
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.83% -25.57% +12.48%
10th Percentile £48,750 £44,625 £44,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £56,875 £71,927
North West median annual salary £58,750 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +6.82% -15.38% +6.18%

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 2,869 2,118 2,106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 92.37% 88.81% 88.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2,071 1,639 1,788
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,250 £55,825
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Knutsford -13 17 £72,500 +52.63% 1
Wilmslow - 13 £65,000 - 3
Warrington - 12 - - 2
Chester - 6 £52,500 -
Widnes - 1 £60,000 -
Enterprise Architecture
North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 23 (40.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (36.84%) Windows
3 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
3 20 (35.09%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 18 (31.58%) DevOps
6 17 (29.82%) .NET
6 17 (29.82%) Java
7 14 (24.56%) IT Strategy
8 13 (22.81%) SOA
9 12 (21.05%) Linux
9 12 (21.05%) Scrum
9 12 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (19.30%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (19.30%) Finance
11 10 (17.54%) TDD
11 10 (17.54%) Banking
11 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
11 10 (17.54%) Citrix
11 10 (17.54%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (17.54%) Security Cleared
11 10 (17.54%) Office 365
11 10 (17.54%) Microservices
11 10 (17.54%) Server Virtualisation
12 9 (15.79%) Windows Server
12 9 (15.79%) Presales
12 9 (15.79%) Customer Requirements
12 9 (15.79%) Vendor Relationship Management
12 9 (15.79%) Big Data

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 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (40.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (35.09%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (17.54%) Office 365
4 4 (7.02%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (3.51%) IaaS
5 2 (3.51%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.79%) Network Security
2 4 (7.02%) X.509
3 3 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.79%) Big Data
3 3 (5.26%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 3 (5.26%) SonarQube
1 3 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 11 (19.30%) Finance
2 10 (17.54%) Banking
3 5 (8.77%) Retail
4 4 (7.02%) Retail Banking
5 3 (5.26%) Advertising
6 2 (3.51%) Investment Banking
6 2 (3.51%) Law
6 2 (3.51%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 38 (66.67%) Architect
2 12 (21.05%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (19.30%) Enterprise Architect
4 9 (15.79%) Lead Architect
4 9 (15.79%) Technical Architect
5 6 (10.53%) AWS DevOps
5 6 (10.53%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) AWS Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Azure DevOps
5 6 (10.53%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Azure Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 6 (10.53%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Senior DevOps
5 6 (10.53%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Designer
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Designer
6 4 (7.02%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (29.82%) .NET
2 7 (12.28%) Java EE
3 6 (10.53%) Spring
4 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET
5 4 (7.02%) .NET Core
5 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET Core
5 4 (7.02%) Node.js
5 4 (7.02%) React
6 3 (5.26%) LDAP
6 3 (5.26%) Middleware
6 3 (5.26%) ODBC
6 3 (5.26%) REST
6 3 (5.26%) SOAP
6 3 (5.26%) Web Services
7 2 (3.51%) Lambda Expressions
8 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (12.28%) N-Tier
3 5 (8.77%) Enterprise Cloud
3 5 (8.77%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (7.02%) PKI
5 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.51%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.51%) Handset
6 2 (3.51%) Smartphone
6 2 (3.51%) User Experience
7 1 (1.75%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.84%) Windows
2 12 (21.05%) Linux
3 9 (15.79%) Windows Server
3 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.26%) Unix
5 2 (3.51%) Android
5 2 (3.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 18 (31.58%) DevOps
4 14 (24.56%) IT Strategy
5 13 (22.81%) SOA
6 12 (21.05%) Scrum
7 11 (19.30%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (17.54%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (17.54%) Microservices
8 10 (17.54%) Server Virtualisation
8 10 (17.54%) TDD
9 9 (15.79%) Customer Requirements
9 9 (15.79%) Presales
9 9 (15.79%) Programme Management
9 9 (15.79%) Project Management
9 9 (15.79%) TOGAF
9 9 (15.79%) Vendor Relationship Management
10 8 (14.04%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (12.28%) BDD
11 7 (12.28%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (29.82%) Java
2 9 (15.79%) C#
3 4 (7.02%) Bash Shell
3 4 (7.02%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.02%) SQL
4 3 (5.26%) Python
4 3 (5.26%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.51%) C++
5 2 (3.51%) Java 8
5 2 (3.51%) PHP
5 2 (3.51%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.79%) MCP
2 9 (15.79%) MCSE
2 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (14.04%) Degree
4 6 (10.53%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (1.75%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) QA
System Software
1 9 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.77%) Docker
3 1 (1.75%) XenApp
3 1 (1.75%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.75%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) Docker Swarm
1 4 (7.02%) Kubernetes
2 3 (5.26%) Nagios
3 2 (3.51%) Marathon
Vendors
1 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.54%) Citrix
3 6 (10.53%) Oracle
4 3 (5.26%) Cloudera