Period
to 21 October 2017

The median annual salary for an Enterprise Architect was £82,250 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 584 598 606
Rank change year-on-year +14 +8 +56
Permanent jobs requiring an Enterprise Architect 729 789 903
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.42% 0.41% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.43% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 514 637 702
UK median annual salary £82,250 £80,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.81% +3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £59,300 £60,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £105,000 £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 166694 184283 211352
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.76% 96.44% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 133468 154425 175167
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,771 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 21 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Enterprise Architect in the UK

Enterprise Architect
Top 15 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 21 October 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 +19 690 £82,500 - 25
London +48 416 £85,000 - 10
UK excluding London -45 284 £75,000 - 15
North of England -21 93 £80,000 +6.67% 2
South East +44 81 £77,500 +3.33% 7
Yorkshire +9 58 £85,000 +13.33%
South West +15 43 £67,500 -15.63% 1
North West -37 33 £75,000 +3.45% 2
Midlands +5 27 £80,000 +10.34% 5
East of England +1 26 £75,000 -9.09%
West Midlands +12 17 £82,500 +26.92% 3
Scotland -32 11 £72,500 +10.31%
East Midlands +10 10 £57,500 -28.13% 2
Wales +22 6 £56,250 -38.36%
North East +19 2 £66,250 +10.42%

Enterprise Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 366 (50.21%) Enterprise Architecture
2 334 (45.82%) TOGAF
3 225 (30.86%) Finance
4 221 (30.32%) IT Strategy
5 148 (20.30%) Agile Software Development
6 140 (19.20%) Degree
7 116 (15.91%) Management Information System
8 113 (15.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 110 (15.09%) Computer Science
10 109 (14.95%) Zachman Framework
11 107 (14.68%) Microsoft
12 98 (13.44%) Banking
13 94 (12.89%) Analytical Skills
14 83 (11.39%) Computer Science Degree
15 81 (11.11%) SDLC
16 80 (10.97%) Data Architecture
17 79 (10.84%) Retail
18 76 (10.43%) Asset Management
19 75 (10.29%) Amazon AWS
20 71 (9.74%) Microsoft Azure
21 69 (9.47%) Wealth Management
22 67 (9.19%) Oracle
23 65 (8.92%) SOA
23 65 (8.92%) Investment Banking
23 65 (8.92%) R
24 64 (8.78%) Retail Banking
25 61 (8.37%) Data Modelling
26 60 (8.23%) Analytical Thinking
27 56 (7.68%) Big Data
28 55 (7.54%) SAP

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 15 (2.06%) SAS
2 14 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (1.51%) WebSphere
4 10 (1.37%) CMS
5 6 (0.82%) SharePoint
6 5 (0.69%) Apache
6 5 (0.69%) JBoss
6 5 (0.69%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.55%) Apache Pig
7 4 (0.55%) Apache Spark
7 4 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.41%) IIS
8 3 (0.41%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.41%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.41%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.27%) NetWeaver
9 2 (0.27%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 14 (1.92%) MS Visio
2 10 (1.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (0.69%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.55%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (0.96%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (0.82%) Oracle ERP
3 5 (0.69%) SAP GRC
4 4 (0.55%) Oracle Retail
5 3 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.41%) Lawson
5 3 (0.41%) Sage 200
6 2 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.27%) SAP CAR
6 2 (0.27%) SAP EWM
6 2 (0.27%) SAP Hybris
6 2 (0.27%) SAP POS DM
6 2 (0.27%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.14%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.14%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.14%) SAP MDG
7 1 (0.14%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 75 (10.29%) Amazon AWS
2 71 (9.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (4.12%) SaaS
4 28 (3.84%) Office 365
5 26 (3.57%) IaaS
6 22 (3.02%) PaaS
7 19 (2.61%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.69%) IBM Cloud
9 4 (0.55%) Bluemix
9 4 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.41%) Dynamics 365
10 3 (0.41%) iPaaS
10 3 (0.41%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
12 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.14%) GitHub
12 1 (0.14%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.88%) Internet
2 13 (1.78%) Network Security
3 6 (0.82%) SAN
3 6 (0.82%) Wireless
4 5 (0.69%) LAN
4 5 (0.69%) Skype
4 5 (0.69%) VoIP
5 4 (0.55%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.41%) WAN
7 2 (0.27%) DHCP
7 2 (0.27%) DNS
7 2 (0.27%) Intranet
7 2 (0.27%) WLAN
8 1 (0.14%) 802.11
8 1 (0.14%) HTTP
8 1 (0.14%) LDAP
8 1 (0.14%) SMS
8 1 (0.14%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (0.14%) SSL
8 1 (0.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (7.68%) Big Data
2 30 (4.12%) NoSQL
3 27 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 27 (3.70%) SQL Server
4 21 (2.88%) Hadoop
5 20 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (2.19%) MongoDB
6 16 (2.19%) RDBMS
7 13 (1.78%) Data Lake
8 12 (1.65%) SAP BW
9 10 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
10 9 (1.23%) HBase
11 7 (0.96%) OLAP
11 7 (0.96%) SAP HANA
12 6 (0.82%) Oracle Database
12 6 (0.82%) Oracle Exadata
12 6 (0.82%) Power BI
13 5 (0.69%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
13 5 (0.69%) MySQL
13 5 (0.69%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 11 (1.51%) ERwin
2 8 (1.10%) MSI
3 7 (0.96%) Jenkins
4 6 (0.82%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 5 (0.69%) Talend Open Studio
6 3 (0.41%) gulp
6 3 (0.41%) JIRA
6 3 (0.41%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.41%) webpack
7 2 (0.27%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.14%) Subversion
8 1 (0.14%) Travis CI
General
1 225 (30.86%) Finance
2 98 (13.44%) Banking
3 79 (10.84%) Retail
4 65 (8.92%) Investment Banking
5 64 (8.78%) Retail Banking
6 29 (3.98%) Telecoms
7 23 (3.16%) Marketing
8 20 (2.74%) Local Government
8 20 (2.74%) Manufacturing
9 15 (2.06%) Back Office
9 15 (2.06%) Legal
10 14 (1.92%) Advertising
11 8 (1.10%) Law
12 6 (0.82%) Automotive
13 5 (0.69%) Military
14 4 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.41%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.41%) Games
16 2 (0.27%) Front Office
17 1 (0.14%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (6.04%) Web Services
2 40 (5.49%) .NET
3 33 (4.53%) SOAP
4 30 (4.12%) RESTful
5 28 (3.84%) XML
6 21 (2.88%) HTML
6 21 (2.88%) Middleware
7 20 (2.74%) REST
8 15 (2.06%) CSS
8 15 (2.06%) JSON
9 14 (1.92%) CSS3
10 13 (1.78%) Node.js
11 12 (1.65%) J2EE
12 11 (1.51%) XSD
13 9 (1.23%) HTML5
14 8 (1.10%) OAuth
14 8 (1.10%) PhoneGap
14 8 (1.10%) RAML
14 8 (1.10%) Swagger
14 8 (1.10%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 116 (15.91%) Management Information System
2 110 (15.09%) Computer Science
3 94 (12.89%) Analytical Skills
4 54 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
5 28 (3.84%) Data Centre
6 21 (2.88%) Fintech
7 14 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
8 13 (1.78%) Hybrid Cloud
8 13 (1.78%) User Experience
9 12 (1.65%) Mobile App
10 11 (1.51%) NHS
11 10 (1.37%) Data Structures
11 10 (1.37%) Reference Data
12 9 (1.23%) Private Cloud
13 8 (1.10%) N-Tier
13 8 (1.10%) Public Cloud
13 8 (1.10%) Reinsurance
14 7 (0.96%) Cloud Native
14 7 (0.96%) Internet of Things
15 6 (0.82%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 32 (4.39%) Windows
2 6 (0.82%) Windows 7
3 5 (0.69%) Windows Server
4 4 (0.55%) Linux
4 4 (0.55%) Unix
5 1 (0.14%) Android
5 1 (0.14%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 366 (50.21%) Enterprise Architecture
2 334 (45.82%) TOGAF
3 221 (30.32%) IT Strategy
4 148 (20.30%) Agile Software Development
5 113 (15.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 109 (14.95%) Zachman Framework
7 81 (11.11%) SDLC
8 80 (10.97%) Data Architecture
9 76 (10.43%) Asset Management
10 69 (9.47%) Wealth Management
11 65 (8.92%) SOA
12 61 (8.37%) Data Modelling
13 60 (8.23%) Analytical Thinking
14 55 (7.54%) Migration
15 53 (7.27%) ITIL
16 51 (7.00%) ERP
17 50 (6.86%) Information Security
17 50 (6.86%) Microservices
18 49 (6.72%) UML
19 47 (6.45%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (8.92%) R
2 54 (7.41%) Java
3 26 (3.57%) SQL
4 20 (2.74%) C
5 10 (1.37%) Python
6 8 (1.10%) JavaScript
7 7 (0.96%) C#
7 7 (0.96%) C++
7 7 (0.96%) PHP
8 6 (0.82%) Scala
9 4 (0.55%) ABAP
9 4 (0.55%) Perl
9 4 (0.55%) XPath
10 3 (0.41%) ES6
10 3 (0.41%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 140 (19.20%) Degree
2 83 (11.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 39 (5.35%) Security Cleared
4 21 (2.88%) DV Cleared
5 17 (2.33%) SC Cleared
6 15 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (1.65%) CISSP
9 11 (1.51%) CISM
10 10 (1.37%) MCSA
11 9 (1.23%) MCSE
12 8 (1.10%) CCNA
12 8 (1.10%) CITP
13 7 (0.96%) CISA
13 7 (0.96%) Master's Degree
14 5 (0.69%) CCA
14 5 (0.69%) CCENT
14 5 (0.69%) GIAC
14 5 (0.69%) GSEC
14 5 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.39%) Data Quality
2 20 (2.74%) COBIT
3 19 (2.61%) QA
4 14 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 13 (1.78%) GDPR
6 12 (1.65%) PCI DSS
7 9 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (0.82%) PSD2
9 5 (0.69%) SEPA
10 3 (0.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 2 (0.27%) PMO
12 1 (0.14%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.14%) JSP 440
12 1 (0.14%) NIST 800
12 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (3.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (3.70%) Active Directory
3 21 (2.88%) Hyper-V
4 18 (2.47%) Docker
5 6 (0.82%) Virtual Desktop
6 5 (0.69%) vCloud
6 5 (0.69%) XenApp
7 3 (0.41%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.14%) Firmware
8 1 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (1.37%) SCCM
2 6 (0.82%) Terraform
3 5 (0.69%) Kubernetes
3 5 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.69%) Puppet
4 3 (0.41%) Mesos
4 3 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (0.27%) Ambari
5 2 (0.27%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.14%) Ansible
6 1 (0.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.14%) nmon
6 1 (0.14%) SCOM
6 1 (0.14%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 107 (14.68%) Microsoft
2 67 (9.19%) Oracle
3 55 (7.54%) SAP
4 29 (3.98%) VMware
5 24 (3.29%) Salesforce.com
6 22 (3.02%) IBM
7 20 (2.74%) CA
8 18 (2.47%) Cognizant
8 18 (2.47%) Google
9 14 (1.92%) Citrix
9 14 (1.92%) Workday
10 9 (1.23%) Apigee
11 7 (0.96%) Callidus
11 7 (0.96%) Guidewire
12 6 (0.82%) Appcelerator
12 6 (0.82%) Cisco
12 6 (0.82%) Cloudera
13 5 (0.69%) HP
13 5 (0.69%) Informatica
13 5 (0.69%) TIBCO