Period
to 14 December 2017

The median annual salary for an Enterprise Architect was £82,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

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

Enterprise Architect
UK
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 582 601 599
Rank change year-on-year +19 -2 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Enterprise Architect 763 738 937
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.42% 0.40% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.41% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 594 588 729
UK median annual salary £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% -4.91%
10th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £51,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £110,750 £101,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172345 179092 208059
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.94% 96.52% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 138617 149527 173540
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year - +3.03% +3.13%

Enterprise Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Architect in the UK

Enterprise Architect
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Enterprise Architect in the UK

Enterprise Architect
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Architect over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Enterprise Architect in the UK

Enterprise Architect
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Architect within the UK over the 6 months to 14 December 2017. 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
England +28 725 £82,500 - 39
London +51 421 £90,000 +5.88% 20
UK excluding London -22 314 £75,000 - 21
North of England -11 101 £75,000 - 6
South East +50 100 £78,750 +5.00% 10
Yorkshire +21 59 £82,000 +9.33% 2
North West -10 41 £72,500 - 4
South West +11 38 £67,500 -15.63%
East of England +10 33 £80,100 -2.91% 1
Midlands +7 32 £70,500 +4.44% 2
West Midlands +12 22 £70,500 +4.44% 2
Scotland -28 11 £67,500 +0.75% 2
East Midlands -12 10 £57,500 -17.86%
Wales +12 2 £54,750 -37.43%
North East -9 1 £85,000 +41.67%
Northern Ireland -24 1 £65,000 -7.14%

Enterprise Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, Enterprise Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Enterprise Architect in the job title.

1 388 (50.85%) Enterprise Architecture
2 361 (47.31%) TOGAF
3 265 (34.73%) IT Strategy
4 241 (31.59%) Finance
5 142 (18.61%) Degree
6 135 (17.69%) Agile Software Development
7 123 (16.12%) Microsoft
8 99 (12.98%) Stakeholder Management
9 97 (12.71%) Zachman Framework
10 92 (12.06%) Computer Science
11 90 (11.80%) Banking
12 87 (11.40%) Management Information System
13 86 (11.27%) Microsoft Azure
14 84 (11.01%) Amazon AWS
15 81 (10.62%) Retail
16 79 (10.35%) SOA
17 78 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
18 76 (9.96%) Migration
19 74 (9.70%) Computer Science Degree
20 73 (9.57%) Data Architecture
21 72 (9.44%) SaaS
21 72 (9.44%) Information Security
22 70 (9.17%) SDLC
23 66 (8.65%) Asset Management
23 66 (8.65%) Enterprise Software
24 62 (8.13%) Oracle
25 61 (7.99%) PaaS
26 58 (7.60%) IaaS
27 54 (7.08%) Investment Banking
27 54 (7.08%) Data Modelling

Enterprise Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 13 (1.70%) SharePoint
2 11 (1.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (1.31%) Apache Spark
3 10 (1.31%) WebSphere
4 9 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (1.18%) MS Exchange
4 9 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (0.92%) CMS
6 6 (0.79%) SAS
7 5 (0.66%) Apache
7 5 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.52%) JBoss
8 4 (0.52%) Skype for Business
8 4 (0.52%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.39%) Apache Pig
9 3 (0.39%) IIS
10 2 (0.26%) NetWeaver
10 2 (0.26%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 18 (2.36%) MS Visio
2 12 (1.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.52%) Oracle ERP
1 4 (0.52%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (0.39%) Lawson
2 3 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.39%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.26%) SAP CAR
3 2 (0.26%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (0.26%) SAP POS DM
4 1 (0.13%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.13%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 86 (11.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 84 (11.01%) Amazon AWS
3 72 (9.44%) SaaS
4 61 (7.99%) PaaS
5 58 (7.60%) IaaS
6 38 (4.98%) Cloud Computing
7 34 (4.46%) Office 365
8 5 (0.66%) IBM Cloud
9 4 (0.52%) Bluemix
9 4 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.52%) OpenShift
10 3 (0.39%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (0.26%) iPaaS
11 2 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
12 1 (0.13%) GitHub
12 1 (0.13%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 1 (0.13%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.23%) Network Security
2 10 (1.31%) SAN
2 10 (1.31%) Wireless
3 9 (1.18%) VoIP
4 8 (1.05%) Internet
5 6 (0.79%) Skype
6 4 (0.52%) LAN
7 3 (0.39%) Software-Defined Networking
7 3 (0.39%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.39%) WAN
8 2 (0.26%) Broadband
8 2 (0.26%) SMS
9 1 (0.13%) 802.11
9 1 (0.13%) DHCP
9 1 (0.13%) DNS
9 1 (0.13%) Firewall
9 1 (0.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (6.03%) Big Data
2 34 (4.46%) SQL Server
3 29 (3.80%) Hadoop
4 16 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (1.83%) NoSQL
6 12 (1.57%) Relational Database
7 10 (1.31%) Oracle Exadata
8 9 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (0.92%) Data Lake
9 7 (0.92%) MongoDB
9 7 (0.92%) RDBMS
10 6 (0.79%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.52%) MySQL
11 4 (0.52%) OLAP
12 3 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.39%) Apache Hive
12 3 (0.39%) Blockchain
12 3 (0.39%) SAP HANA
12 3 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.26%) NewSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (1.31%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 7 (0.92%) Jenkins
3 6 (0.79%) ERwin
3 6 (0.79%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (0.39%) gulp
4 3 (0.39%) JIRA
4 3 (0.39%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.39%) webpack
5 2 (0.26%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.13%) Subversion
6 1 (0.13%) Travis CI
General
1 241 (31.59%) Finance
2 90 (11.80%) Banking
3 81 (10.62%) Retail
4 54 (7.08%) Investment Banking
5 51 (6.68%) Retail Banking
6 32 (4.19%) Telecoms
7 29 (3.80%) Manufacturing
8 24 (3.15%) Marketing
9 15 (1.97%) Back Office
10 14 (1.83%) Legal
11 12 (1.57%) Law
12 11 (1.44%) Local Government
13 6 (0.79%) Advertising
13 6 (0.79%) Military
14 5 (0.66%) Automotive
14 5 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.52%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.52%) Front Office
16 2 (0.26%) Aerospace
16 2 (0.26%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (6.82%) Middleware
2 48 (6.29%) .NET
3 41 (5.37%) Web Services
4 24 (3.15%) HTML
4 24 (3.15%) SOAP
5 23 (3.01%) RESTful
6 19 (2.49%) CSS
7 18 (2.36%) CSS3
7 18 (2.36%) Node.js
8 15 (1.97%) XML
9 14 (1.83%) REST
10 13 (1.70%) HTML5
11 12 (1.57%) Kafka
11 12 (1.57%) PhoneGap
12 9 (1.18%) J2EE
12 9 (1.18%) Spring Cloud
13 8 (1.05%) XSD
14 7 (0.92%) IBM Integration Bus
14 7 (0.92%) JSON
15 6 (0.79%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 92 (12.06%) Computer Science
2 87 (11.40%) Management Information System
3 78 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
4 66 (8.65%) Enterprise Software
5 49 (6.42%) Data Centre
6 45 (5.90%) Hybrid Cloud
7 32 (4.19%) Mainframe
8 21 (2.75%) Fintech
9 12 (1.57%) Greenfield Project
9 12 (1.57%) Public Cloud
9 12 (1.57%) Taxonomies
10 11 (1.44%) Cloud Native
10 11 (1.44%) Mobile App
10 11 (1.44%) NHS
10 11 (1.44%) N-Tier
11 10 (1.31%) User Experience
12 9 (1.18%) Clustering
12 9 (1.18%) Private Cloud
13 8 (1.05%) Data Structures
14 6 (0.79%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 34 (4.46%) Unix
1 34 (4.46%) Windows
2 6 (0.79%) Windows 7
2 6 (0.79%) Windows Server
3 3 (0.39%) Linux
4 1 (0.13%) Android
4 1 (0.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 388 (50.85%) Enterprise Architecture
2 361 (47.31%) TOGAF
3 265 (34.73%) IT Strategy
4 135 (17.69%) Agile Software Development
5 99 (12.98%) Stakeholder Management
6 97 (12.71%) Zachman Framework
7 79 (10.35%) SOA
8 76 (9.96%) Migration
9 73 (9.57%) Data Architecture
10 72 (9.44%) Information Security
11 70 (9.17%) SDLC
12 66 (8.65%) Asset Management
13 54 (7.08%) Data Modelling
13 54 (7.08%) Wealth Management
14 53 (6.95%) Microservices
15 50 (6.55%) Analytical Thinking
15 50 (6.55%) ITIL
16 49 (6.42%) Service Management
17 45 (5.90%) ERP
18 43 (5.64%) UML
Programming Languages
1 50 (6.55%) R
2 38 (4.98%) SQL
3 33 (4.33%) Java
4 13 (1.70%) C
5 12 (1.57%) Python
6 7 (0.92%) C#
6 7 (0.92%) PHP
7 5 (0.66%) C++
8 4 (0.52%) JavaScript
8 4 (0.52%) Scala
8 4 (0.52%) XPath
9 3 (0.39%) ES6
9 3 (0.39%) Perl
9 3 (0.39%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 142 (18.61%) Degree
2 74 (9.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 33 (4.33%) Security Cleared
4 22 (2.88%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (2.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (2.23%) DV Cleared
6 17 (2.23%) SC Cleared
7 15 (1.97%) MCSE
8 14 (1.83%) CCNA
8 14 (1.83%) CISSP
9 11 (1.44%) CISM
9 11 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (1.31%) MCSA
11 6 (0.79%) Master's Degree
12 5 (0.66%) CCENT
12 5 (0.66%) CISA
12 5 (0.66%) GIAC
12 5 (0.66%) GSEC
12 5 (0.66%) MCP
12 5 (0.66%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.54%) QA
2 23 (3.01%) Data Quality
3 15 (1.97%) GDPR
4 14 (1.83%) COBIT
4 14 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 12 (1.57%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.39%) PSD2
8 1 (0.13%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.13%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.13%) NIST 800
8 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.13%) SEPA
8 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (4.19%) Active Directory
2 26 (3.41%) Hyper-V
2 26 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (3.01%) Docker
4 5 (0.66%) XenApp
5 4 (0.52%) vCloud
6 3 (0.39%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.26%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.13%) Firmware
8 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (1.57%) SCCM
2 9 (1.18%) Microsoft Clustering
3 7 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.92%) Puppet
4 6 (0.79%) Kubernetes
4 6 (0.79%) Terraform
5 3 (0.39%) Ansible
5 3 (0.39%) Mesos
5 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.26%) Ambari
6 2 (0.26%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.13%) nmon
7 1 (0.13%) SCOM
7 1 (0.13%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 123 (16.12%) Microsoft
2 62 (8.13%) Oracle
3 37 (4.85%) SAP
4 27 (3.54%) VMware
5 24 (3.15%) Google
6 23 (3.01%) IBM
6 23 (3.01%) Salesforce.com
7 15 (1.97%) Workday
8 14 (1.83%) CA
8 14 (1.83%) Citrix
9 11 (1.44%) HP
10 10 (1.31%) Appcelerator
11 9 (1.18%) 3PAR
11 9 (1.18%) Cisco
11 9 (1.18%) F5
12 8 (1.05%) Cloudera
13 6 (0.79%) Cognizant
13 6 (0.79%) MuleSoft
13 6 (0.79%) Talend
14 5 (0.66%) TIBCO