Period
to 19 September 2018

The median annual salary for an Enterprise Architect was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 627 603 615
Rank change year-on-year -24 +12 +34
Permanent jobs requiring an Enterprise Architect 633 743 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.38% 0.42% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.44% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 479 515 668
UK median annual salary £85,000 £82,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +3.23%
10th Percentile £65,000 £58,850 £60,000
90th Percentile £107,000 £106,250 £105,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +8.70%

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 160,829 170,335 187,327
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.05% 96.01% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 129,588 136,552 157,473
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Enterprise Architect in the UK

Enterprise Architect
Top 13 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 19 September 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
England -21 608 £85,000 +3.03% 44
UK excluding London +37 317 £80,000 +6.67% 37
London -30 302 £92,500 +2.78% 14
South East +36 105 £77,500 - 7
Midlands +64 77 £85,000 +6.25% 8
North of England +13 75 £80,000 -5.88% 6
North West +37 55 £80,000 +6.67% 4
East Midlands +36 41 £90,000 +56.52% 2
West Midlands +40 36 £75,000 -9.09% 6
South West -1 36 £75,000 +11.11% 5
Yorkshire -30 20 £80,000 -5.88% 2
Scotland +7 13 £59,250 -18.28% 6
East of England -3 12 £90,000 +20.00% 4

Enterprise Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 featuring Enterprise Architect in the job title.

1 276 (43.60%) Enterprise Architecture
2 236 (37.28%) TOGAF
3 164 (25.91%) Finance
4 161 (25.43%) IT Strategy
5 112 (17.69%) Agile Software Development
6 109 (17.22%) Big Data
7 102 (16.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 98 (15.48%) Degree
9 85 (13.43%) SOA
10 84 (13.27%) Microsoft Azure
11 83 (13.11%) Zachman Framework
12 81 (12.80%) Amazon AWS
13 76 (12.01%) SaaS
13 76 (12.01%) Microservices
14 72 (11.37%) Migration
15 70 (11.06%) ERP
16 68 (10.74%) PaaS
17 67 (10.58%) Oracle
18 66 (10.43%) Microsoft
18 66 (10.43%) Service Delivery
19 65 (10.27%) Data Warehouse
20 62 (9.79%) CRM
21 61 (9.64%) Business Intelligence
21 61 (9.64%) SDLC
22 59 (9.32%) Data Modelling
22 59 (9.32%) Information Security
23 58 (9.16%) Banking
24 55 (8.69%) Marketing
24 55 (8.69%) Windows
24 55 (8.69%) Linux

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 24 (3.79%) CMS
2 20 (3.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (1.74%) Mule
4 8 (1.26%) Apache Spark
5 4 (0.63%) SAS
6 3 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.47%) JBoss
6 3 (0.47%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.32%) Documentum
7 2 (0.32%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (1.26%) MS Visio
2 7 (1.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.95%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (0.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.16%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (0.79%) Magento
2 2 (0.32%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.16%) Maximo
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.16%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 84 (13.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 81 (12.80%) Amazon AWS
3 76 (12.01%) SaaS
4 68 (10.74%) PaaS
5 50 (7.90%) IaaS
6 37 (5.85%) Cloud Computing
7 20 (3.16%) Office 365
8 16 (2.53%) IBM Cloud
9 11 (1.74%) Boomi
9 11 (1.74%) BPaaS
10 5 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.47%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 3 (0.47%) Serverless
12 2 (0.32%) OpenShift
12 2 (0.32%) Oracle CX
13 1 (0.16%) Amazon SageMaker
13 1 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.16%) Dynamics 365
13 1 (0.16%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.00%) Software-Defined Networking
2 16 (2.53%) Internet
3 8 (1.26%) SAN
4 7 (1.11%) Unified Communications
5 6 (0.95%) Firewall
6 4 (0.63%) HTTP
6 4 (0.63%) LAN
6 4 (0.63%) WAN
7 3 (0.47%) Network Security
7 3 (0.47%) Telepresence
8 2 (0.32%) 4G
8 2 (0.32%) ATM
8 2 (0.32%) SMS
8 2 (0.32%) Wireless
9 1 (0.16%) 2G
9 1 (0.16%) 3G
9 1 (0.16%) DNS
9 1 (0.16%) IPv6
9 1 (0.16%) MPLS
9 1 (0.16%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (17.22%) Big Data
2 65 (10.27%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (4.58%) Hadoop
4 25 (3.95%) SQL Server
5 24 (3.79%) Oracle Exadata
6 19 (3.00%) SAP HANA
7 15 (2.37%) MySQL
8 11 (1.74%) GIS
9 10 (1.58%) Data Lake
10 9 (1.42%) Blockchain
10 9 (1.42%) NoSQL
10 9 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (0.95%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.47%) Amazon Redshift
12 3 (0.47%) Looker
12 3 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (0.47%) Redis
13 2 (0.32%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
13 2 (0.32%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.32%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (0.16%) Hudson
1 1 (0.16%) PowerDesigner
1 1 (0.16%) Toad
General
1 164 (25.91%) Finance
2 58 (9.16%) Banking
3 55 (8.69%) Marketing
4 46 (7.27%) Retail
5 25 (3.95%) Telecoms
6 21 (3.32%) Investment Banking
7 14 (2.21%) Manufacturing
8 12 (1.90%) Retail Banking
9 10 (1.58%) Advertising
10 9 (1.42%) Front Office
11 6 (0.95%) Aerospace
11 6 (0.95%) Billing
12 5 (0.79%) Electronics
13 4 (0.63%) Legal
13 4 (0.63%) Military
14 2 (0.32%) Dutch Language
14 2 (0.32%) French Language
14 2 (0.32%) Games
14 2 (0.32%) German Language
14 2 (0.32%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (8.06%) .NET
2 34 (5.37%) Middleware
3 30 (4.74%) REST
4 29 (4.58%) SOAP
5 27 (4.27%) J2EE
6 25 (3.95%) Web Services
7 20 (3.16%) JSON
8 19 (3.00%) .NET Framework
9 12 (1.90%) HTML
10 11 (1.74%) CSS
10 11 (1.74%) RESTful
11 9 (1.42%) NumPy
11 9 (1.42%) Pandas
11 9 (1.42%) SciPy
11 9 (1.42%) Spring
12 8 (1.26%) XML
13 7 (1.11%) Kafka
14 5 (0.79%) CSS3
14 5 (0.79%) HTML5
14 5 (0.79%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 47 (7.42%) Enterprise Software
2 44 (6.95%) Data Centre
2 44 (6.95%) Management Information System
3 37 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (4.27%) Computer Science
5 26 (4.11%) Enterprise Cloud
6 23 (3.63%) Mobile App
6 23 (3.63%) Self-Motivation
7 18 (2.84%) User Experience
8 17 (2.69%) Private Cloud
9 12 (1.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 12 (1.90%) Hedge funds
9 12 (1.90%) Hybrid Cloud
9 12 (1.90%) Internet of Things
10 10 (1.58%) Client/Server
11 9 (1.42%) Derivative
11 9 (1.42%) Equities
11 9 (1.42%) OTC Derivatives
12 8 (1.26%) N-Tier
13 7 (1.11%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 55 (8.69%) Linux
1 55 (8.69%) Windows
2 25 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
2 25 (3.95%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (0.95%) Unix
4 4 (0.63%) Android
5 3 (0.47%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.16%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.16%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (43.60%) Enterprise Architecture
2 236 (37.28%) TOGAF
3 161 (25.43%) IT Strategy
4 112 (17.69%) Agile Software Development
5 102 (16.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 85 (13.43%) SOA
7 83 (13.11%) Zachman Framework
8 76 (12.01%) Microservices
9 72 (11.37%) Migration
10 70 (11.06%) ERP
11 66 (10.43%) Service Delivery
12 62 (9.79%) CRM
13 61 (9.64%) Business Intelligence
13 61 (9.64%) SDLC
14 59 (9.32%) Data Modelling
14 59 (9.32%) Information Security
15 50 (7.90%) Data Architecture
16 49 (7.74%) Technical Architecture
17 48 (7.58%) Project Management
18 46 (7.27%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (5.37%) Java
2 19 (3.00%) C
3 17 (2.69%) SQL
4 16 (2.53%) Python
5 15 (2.37%) JavaScript
6 10 (1.58%) PHP
7 7 (1.11%) PowerShell
8 4 (0.63%) C#
8 4 (0.63%) Ruby
9 3 (0.47%) Go
10 2 (0.32%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.16%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.16%) R
11 1 (0.16%) Scala
Qualifications
1 98 (15.48%) Degree
2 38 (6.00%) TOGAF Certification
3 25 (3.95%) Security Cleared
4 20 (3.16%) CISSP
5 10 (1.58%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (1.58%) SC Cleared
6 9 (1.42%) Numerate Degree
7 8 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (1.11%) CISM
9 6 (0.95%) RHCA
10 5 (0.79%) Postgraduate
11 4 (0.63%) GSEC
11 4 (0.63%) ISACA
11 4 (0.63%) PhD
12 3 (0.47%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.32%) CCNA
13 2 (0.32%) GIAC
13 2 (0.32%) MCSA
13 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.95%) GDPR
2 19 (3.00%) QA
3 12 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 11 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (1.58%) PCI DSS
6 9 (1.42%) COBIT
7 5 (0.79%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.47%) PSD2
9 2 (0.32%) COSO
9 2 (0.32%) PMO
10 1 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.16%) GCP
10 1 (0.16%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (4.11%) vSphere
2 25 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (3.00%) Virtual Desktop
4 8 (1.26%) Hyper-V
5 7 (1.11%) Docker
6 3 (0.47%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.16%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (1.26%) SCVMM
2 7 (1.11%) SCCM
2 7 (1.11%) SCOM
3 5 (0.79%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.32%) CASB
5 1 (0.16%) Ansible
5 1 (0.16%) Grafana
5 1 (0.16%) Kibana
5 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.16%) Puppet
5 1 (0.16%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.16%) vRealize
5 1 (0.16%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 67 (10.58%) Oracle
2 66 (10.43%) Microsoft
3 39 (6.16%) SAP
4 36 (5.69%) VMware
5 26 (4.11%) Salesforce.com
6 25 (3.95%) IBM
7 18 (2.84%) Cisco
8 13 (2.05%) Apigee
8 13 (2.05%) TIBCO
9 11 (1.74%) Axway
9 11 (1.74%) Red Hat
10 10 (1.58%) Google
11 8 (1.26%) Cognizant
11 8 (1.26%) ServiceNow
12 7 (1.11%) hybris
12 7 (1.11%) Juniper
13 6 (0.95%) CA
13 6 (0.95%) Remedy
14 5 (0.79%) Demandware
15 4 (0.63%) Tableau