Period
to 15 October 2019

The median annual salary for an Enterprise Architect was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

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
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 578 625 595
Rank change year-on-year +47 -30 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Enterprise Architect 590 633 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.43% 0.38% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.40% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 414 472 527
UK median annual salary £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £60,000 £64,685 £58,900
90th Percentile £121,750 £110,000 £105,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% -

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 131,568 157,903 166,839
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.67% 95.93% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 104,883 127,278 133,684
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,960
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.25% +0.97%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 15 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Enterprise Architect in the UK

Enterprise Architect
Top 14 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 15 October 2019. 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 +53 547 £85,000 - 62
UK excluding London +42 307 £77,500 -3.13% 45
London +76 263 £97,500 +2.63% 22
South East +55 122 £82,500 +6.45% 15
North of England -4 54 £72,500 -9.38% 7
East of England +106 45 £70,000 -22.22% 7
North West +23 43 £75,000 -6.25% 5
Midlands -5 38 £77,500 -8.82% 6
West Midlands +15 29 £76,250 +1.67% 6
Wales +23 20 £85,000 +21.43% 1
South West -3 17 £70,000 -6.67% 5
Yorkshire -5 11 £65,000 -18.75% 2
Scotland +14 10 £76,000 +16.92% 4
East Midlands -3 8 £96,250 +6.94%

Enterprise Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 October 2019, 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.

1 297 (50.34%) Enterprise Architecture
2 202 (34.24%) TOGAF
3 197 (33.39%) Agile Software Development
4 185 (31.36%) IT Strategy
5 160 (27.12%) Finance
6 126 (21.36%) Data Architecture
7 123 (20.85%) Strategic Roadmap
8 121 (20.51%) AWS
9 97 (16.44%) Stakeholder Management
10 96 (16.27%) Azure
11 94 (15.93%) Technical Architecture
12 81 (13.73%) Degree
13 75 (12.71%) Banking
14 70 (11.86%) Asset Management
15 69 (11.69%) Microsoft
16 66 (11.19%) Technology Roadmap
17 63 (10.68%) Information Security
18 62 (10.51%) Project Management
19 61 (10.34%) SaaS
19 61 (10.34%) Architectural Design
20 60 (10.17%) Migration
21 58 (9.83%) Management Information System
22 55 (9.32%) ITIL
23 54 (9.15%) Big Data
24 53 (8.98%) PaaS
24 53 (8.98%) Architecture Roadmap
25 52 (8.81%) Data Strategy
25 52 (8.81%) Data Management
25 52 (8.81%) Artificial Intelligence
26 50 (8.47%) Business Analysis

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 30 (5.08%) WebSphere
2 13 (2.20%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.69%) MS Exchange
4 5 (0.85%) Confluence
5 4 (0.68%) OpenStack
6 3 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.34%) Apache
8 1 (0.17%) CMS
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (2.20%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 4 (0.68%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.51%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.34%) Exstream
5 1 (0.17%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 121 (20.51%) AWS
2 96 (16.27%) Azure
3 61 (10.34%) SaaS
4 53 (8.98%) PaaS
5 33 (5.59%) IaaS
6 22 (3.73%) Office 365
7 17 (2.88%) Cloud Computing
7 17 (2.88%) GCP
8 12 (2.03%) Serverless
9 6 (1.02%) Azure Active Directory
9 6 (1.02%) SuccessFactors
10 5 (0.85%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.68%) OpenShift
12 3 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.51%) Slack
13 1 (0.17%) Azure Data Factory
13 1 (0.17%) Boomi
13 1 (0.17%) Dynamics 365
13 1 (0.17%) IBM Cloud
13 1 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.39%) Internet
2 14 (2.37%) WAN
3 13 (2.20%) Firewall
4 12 (2.03%) Network Security
5 11 (1.86%) Wireless
6 8 (1.36%) LAN
7 4 (0.68%) SAN
7 4 (0.68%) VPN
8 3 (0.51%) Converged Networks
8 3 (0.51%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (0.51%) SSL
8 3 (0.51%) Unified Communications
8 3 (0.51%) WLAN
9 2 (0.34%) DMVPN
9 2 (0.34%) MPLS
9 2 (0.34%) Wireless Security
9 2 (0.34%) WPA
10 1 (0.17%) GoToMeeting
10 1 (0.17%) IMAP
10 1 (0.17%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (9.15%) Big Data
2 40 (6.78%) Data Warehouse
3 37 (6.27%) Data Lake
4 15 (2.54%) SQL Server
5 7 (1.19%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 5 (0.85%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (0.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (0.68%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.68%) Blockchain
7 4 (0.68%) Couchbase
7 4 (0.68%) MongoDB
7 4 (0.68%) Neo4j
7 4 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (0.68%) Redis
7 4 (0.68%) SAP BW
7 4 (0.68%) SAP HANA
8 3 (0.51%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.34%) GIS
Development Applications
1 5 (0.85%) JIRA
2 3 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (0.51%) Bitbucket
2 3 (0.51%) GoCD
2 3 (0.51%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.51%) JMeter
2 3 (0.51%) Selenium
General
1 160 (27.12%) Finance
2 75 (12.71%) Banking
3 46 (7.80%) Front Office
4 36 (6.10%) Legal
5 35 (5.93%) Retail
6 25 (4.24%) Back Office
7 24 (4.07%) Public Sector
8 19 (3.22%) Marketing
9 12 (2.03%) Pharmaceutical
10 10 (1.69%) Manufacturing
11 8 (1.36%) Advertising
11 8 (1.36%) Telecoms
12 6 (1.02%) Law
13 5 (0.85%) Local Government
14 3 (0.51%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.34%) Billing
15 2 (0.34%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.34%) Games
16 1 (0.17%) Automotive
16 1 (0.17%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (7.12%) Web Services
2 30 (5.08%) WebSphere MQ
3 18 (3.05%) .NET
4 13 (2.20%) RESTful
5 12 (2.03%) Middleware
6 11 (1.86%) Kafka
7 10 (1.69%) RabbitMQ
8 8 (1.36%) JSON
9 7 (1.19%) Node.js
10 4 (0.68%) HTML
10 4 (0.68%) HTML5
11 3 (0.51%) SAP PI
12 2 (0.34%) Java EE
12 2 (0.34%) REST
12 2 (0.34%) WCF
13 1 (0.17%) LDAP
13 1 (0.17%) Memcached
13 1 (0.17%) React
13 1 (0.17%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 58 (9.83%) Management Information System
2 46 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (5.42%) Data Centre
4 23 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
4 23 (3.90%) Hybrid Cloud
5 20 (3.39%) Enterprise Cloud
6 18 (3.05%) Self-Motivation
7 16 (2.71%) Cloud Native
7 16 (2.71%) Fixed Income
8 10 (1.69%) Internet of Things
9 9 (1.53%) Public Cloud
10 8 (1.36%) PKI
10 8 (1.36%) Virtual Team
11 7 (1.19%) SCADA
11 7 (1.19%) Taxonomies
12 6 (1.02%) Reference Data
12 6 (1.02%) User Experience
13 5 (0.85%) Data Structures
13 5 (0.85%) Private Cloud
14 4 (0.68%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 16 (2.71%) Windows
2 4 (0.68%) Linux
3 2 (0.34%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.17%) Android
4 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 297 (50.34%) Enterprise Architecture
2 202 (34.24%) TOGAF
3 197 (33.39%) Agile Software Development
4 185 (31.36%) IT Strategy
5 126 (21.36%) Data Architecture
6 123 (20.85%) Strategic Roadmap
7 97 (16.44%) Stakeholder Management
8 94 (15.93%) Technical Architecture
9 70 (11.86%) Asset Management
10 66 (11.19%) Technology Roadmap
11 63 (10.68%) Information Security
12 62 (10.51%) Project Management
13 61 (10.34%) Architectural Design
14 60 (10.17%) Migration
15 55 (9.32%) ITIL
16 53 (8.98%) Architecture Roadmap
17 52 (8.81%) Artificial Intelligence
17 52 (8.81%) Data Management
17 52 (8.81%) Data Strategy
18 50 (8.47%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (5.59%) Java
2 21 (3.56%) SQL
3 18 (3.05%) C
4 9 (1.53%) JavaScript
5 4 (0.68%) C++
5 4 (0.68%) PHP
5 4 (0.68%) PowerShell
6 3 (0.51%) Bash Shell
6 3 (0.51%) Python
6 3 (0.51%) Ruby
7 1 (0.17%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.17%) VB
7 1 (0.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 81 (13.73%) Degree
2 46 (7.80%) TOGAF Certification
3 30 (5.08%) Security Cleared
4 16 (2.71%) CFA
4 16 (2.71%) CIMA
4 16 (2.71%) CISSP
4 16 (2.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (2.03%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (2.03%) SC Cleared
6 7 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (1.02%) DV Cleared
7 6 (1.02%) MCSE
8 4 (0.68%) CCNA
8 4 (0.68%) CCNP
8 4 (0.68%) CISM
9 3 (0.51%) CCDP
9 3 (0.51%) CCIE
9 3 (0.51%) DBS Check
9 3 (0.51%) PhD
10 2 (0.34%) (ISC)2 CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.56%) Data Quality
2 16 (2.71%) COBIT
3 11 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 7 (1.19%) GDPR
4 7 (1.19%) NIST
4 7 (1.19%) QA
5 4 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.34%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.34%) PSD2
System Software
1 10 (1.69%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.19%) Hyper-V
2 7 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.85%) Docker
4 1 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.17%) VMware NSX
4 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (0.85%) Ansible
1 5 (0.85%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 5 (0.85%) Kubernetes
1 5 (0.85%) Microsoft Intune
1 5 (0.85%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (0.68%) Nagios
2 4 (0.68%) Puppet
2 4 (0.68%) SCCM
2 4 (0.68%) Terraform
3 3 (0.51%) HP SiteScope
3 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (0.51%) Packer
3 3 (0.51%) ZABBIX
4 2 (0.34%) SCOM
5 1 (0.17%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.17%) Cacti
5 1 (0.17%) OpenView
5 1 (0.17%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.17%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 69 (11.69%) Microsoft
2 36 (6.10%) SAP
3 30 (5.08%) Informatica
4 21 (3.56%) Oracle
4 21 (3.56%) Sparx
5 20 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
6 16 (2.71%) Casewise
7 12 (2.03%) BiZZdesign
8 11 (1.86%) Cognos
8 11 (1.86%) Workday
8 11 (1.86%) WorldPay
9 9 (1.53%) Google
10 8 (1.36%) VMware
11 6 (1.02%) CheckPoint
11 6 (1.02%) Cisco
11 6 (1.02%) FIS
11 6 (1.02%) HP
12 5 (0.85%) IBM
13 4 (0.68%) Tableau
14 3 (0.51%) SaltStack