Period
to 10 December 2018

The median annual salary for an Enterprise Architect was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Architect
England > North West
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 319 330 325
Rank change year-on-year +11 -5 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Enterprise Architect 39 40 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.34% 0.31% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.32% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 28 29 27
North West median annual salary £80,000 £72,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.34% - +38.10%
10th Percentile £68,375 £63,300 £58,000
90th Percentile £94,750 £93,750 £88,000
England median annual salary £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
% change year-on-year +3.03% - +6.45%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 11,038 12,671 11,994
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.66% 96.67% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8,978 10,145 10,091
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%

Enterprise Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured Enterprise Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Architect in the North West

Enterprise Architect
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Enterprise Architect in the North West.

Salary trend for Enterprise Architect in the North West

Enterprise Architect
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Architect in the North West over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Enterprise Architect in the North West

Enterprise Architect
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Architect within the North West region over the 6 months to 10 December 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
Manchester 0 19 £80,000 +10.34% 7
Cheshire +27 12 £80,000 +6.67% 1
Merseyside +18 7 £100,000 +33.33%
Lancashire +8 1 - - 1
Enterprise Architect
England

Enterprise Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, Enterprise Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region featuring Enterprise Architect in the job title.

1 22 (56.41%) Enterprise Architecture
2 15 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (35.90%) IT Strategy
4 12 (30.77%) TOGAF
5 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (25.64%) Microservices
6 8 (20.51%) Finance
7 7 (17.95%) SOA
8 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
8 6 (15.38%) People Management
8 6 (15.38%) GDPR
8 6 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (12.82%) Service Design
9 5 (12.82%) ServiceNow
9 5 (12.82%) Retail
9 5 (12.82%) Service Management
9 5 (12.82%) ITSM
9 5 (12.82%) N-Tier
9 5 (12.82%) Java
9 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 4 (10.26%) PHP
10 4 (10.26%) .NET
10 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
10 4 (10.26%) Spring
10 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (10.26%) Big Data
10 4 (10.26%) Waterfall
11 3 (7.69%) Open Source
11 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software

Enterprise Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (2.56%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.56%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.69%) SaaS
4 2 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.56%) IaaS
5 1 (2.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) Internet
2 2 (5.13%) ATM
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (2.56%) Firewall
3 1 (2.56%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (2.56%) SAN
3 1 (2.56%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.56%) VoIP
3 1 (2.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) Big Data
2 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Retail
3 3 (7.69%) Banking
4 2 (5.13%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Advertising
5 1 (2.56%) Electronics
5 1 (2.56%) Legal
5 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.56%) Marketing
5 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) .NET
1 4 (10.26%) Spring
2 3 (7.69%) .NET Core
2 3 (7.69%) .NET Framework
2 3 (7.69%) Spring Boot
2 3 (7.69%) Spring Security
3 2 (5.13%) REST
4 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) N-Tier
2 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (7.69%) Internet of Things
3 2 (5.13%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (2.56%) Handset
4 1 (2.56%) PMI
4 1 (2.56%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.56%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Android
1 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.56%) Linux
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) Enterprise Architecture
2 15 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (35.90%) IT Strategy
4 12 (30.77%) TOGAF
5 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (25.64%) Microservices
6 7 (17.95%) SOA
7 6 (15.38%) People Management
7 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
7 6 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 5 (12.82%) ITSM
8 5 (12.82%) Service Design
8 5 (12.82%) Service Management
9 4 (10.26%) Waterfall
10 3 (7.69%) IT Governance
10 3 (7.69%) Open Source
10 3 (7.69%) Supplier Management
11 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (5.13%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) Java
2 4 (10.26%) PHP
3 3 (7.69%) C#
3 3 (7.69%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Docker
2 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Ansible
1 1 (2.56%) Grafana
1 1 (2.56%) Kibana
1 1 (2.56%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) ServiceNow
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.13%) Cisco
4 1 (2.56%) Google
4 1 (2.56%) Juniper
4 1 (2.56%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.56%) SAP
4 1 (2.56%) VMware