Period
to 19 February 2018

The median annual salary for an Enterprise Architect was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 566 567 592
Rank change year-on-year +1 +25 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Enterprise Architect 785 733 924
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.45% 0.42% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.44% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 660 570 705
UK median annual salary £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -6.06%
10th Percentile £63,625 £55,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £115,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% -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 168,954 167,321 203,747
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.24% 96.47% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 138,376 139,001 170,390
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

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 February 2018.

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 19 February 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 +14 738 £85,000 +6.25% 63
London +9 422 £90,000 +5.88% 38
UK excluding London +25 335 £77,500 +3.33% 28
South East +69 155 £80,000 +6.67% 12
North of England +1 85 £81,000 +8.00% 2
Yorkshire +18 43 £82,000 +9.33%
North West 0 40 £72,500 +3.57% 2
East of England -10 28 £82,000 -0.61% 2
Midlands +2 27 £77,500 +6.90% 3
South West -15 27 £75,000 +13.21% 6
Scotland -30 22 £62,000 -11.43% 3
West Midlands +13 20 £70,500 +4.44% 3
East Midlands -3 7 £83,750 +9.84%
North East - 2 £85,000 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £65,000 -

Enterprise Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 347 (44.20%) TOGAF
2 334 (42.55%) Enterprise Architecture
3 251 (31.97%) IT Strategy
4 233 (29.68%) Finance
5 142 (18.09%) Microsoft
6 134 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
7 110 (14.01%) Degree
8 94 (11.97%) Zachman Framework
9 91 (11.59%) Stakeholder Management
10 88 (11.21%) Migration
10 88 (11.21%) SaaS
11 86 (10.96%) IaaS
12 80 (10.19%) Microsoft Azure
13 75 (9.55%) PaaS
13 75 (9.55%) SOA
14 72 (9.17%) Retail
15 70 (8.92%) Analytical Skills
16 68 (8.66%) Oracle
17 64 (8.15%) .NET
18 63 (8.03%) Amazon AWS
19 61 (7.77%) Big Data
20 60 (7.64%) Information Security
21 58 (7.39%) SQL Server
21 58 (7.39%) CRM
22 57 (7.26%) Middleware
22 57 (7.26%) Banking
23 56 (7.13%) Data Architecture
24 54 (6.88%) Visualisation
24 54 (6.88%) Mentoring
24 54 (6.88%) Management Information System

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 (3.06%) SharePoint
2 23 (2.93%) Apache Spark
3 15 (1.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 14 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (1.78%) MS Exchange
4 14 (1.78%) SharePoint 2010
4 14 (1.78%) SharePoint 2013
5 11 (1.40%) SAS
6 8 (1.02%) CMS
7 6 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (0.76%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.64%) JBoss
8 5 (0.64%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.64%) WebLogic
8 5 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (0.51%) Confluence
9 4 (0.51%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.25%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (0.25%) IIS
11 1 (0.13%) Apache
Applications
1 32 (4.08%) MS Visio
2 19 (2.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (1.40%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.51%) Magento
1 4 (0.51%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.38%) Lawson
2 3 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (0.38%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.25%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 88 (11.21%) SaaS
2 86 (10.96%) IaaS
3 80 (10.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 75 (9.55%) PaaS
5 63 (8.03%) Amazon AWS
6 35 (4.46%) Office 365
7 32 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (1.15%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (0.64%) IBM Cloud
10 4 (0.51%) Bluemix
10 4 (0.51%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.25%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (0.13%) GitHub
12 1 (0.13%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 1 (0.13%) SoftLayer
12 1 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.57%) Network Security
2 17 (2.17%) SAN
2 17 (2.17%) VoIP
2 17 (2.17%) Wireless
3 12 (1.53%) WAN
4 9 (1.15%) Firewall
5 7 (0.89%) LAN
6 6 (0.76%) Unified Communications
7 5 (0.64%) Broadband
7 5 (0.64%) Internet
8 4 (0.51%) DMZ
8 4 (0.51%) Skype
8 4 (0.51%) VPN
9 3 (0.38%) Software-Defined Networking
10 2 (0.25%) SMS
10 2 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.13%) NGN
11 1 (0.13%) PBX
11 1 (0.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (7.77%) Big Data
2 58 (7.39%) SQL Server
3 39 (4.97%) Hadoop
4 35 (4.46%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (1.40%) Oracle Exadata
7 10 (1.27%) DB2
8 8 (1.02%) Data Lake
9 7 (0.89%) NoSQL
10 6 (0.76%) Apache Hive
10 6 (0.76%) Oracle Database
11 5 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (0.64%) DB2 UDB
11 5 (0.64%) GIS
11 5 (0.64%) Impala
11 5 (0.64%) Informix
12 4 (0.51%) MongoDB
12 4 (0.51%) MySQL
13 3 (0.38%) Relational Database
14 2 (0.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (0.64%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 5 (0.64%) Jenkins
2 4 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (0.51%) Git (software)
2 4 (0.51%) JIRA
2 4 (0.51%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (0.25%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.13%) ERwin
4 1 (0.13%) gulp
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.13%) Travis CI
4 1 (0.13%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.13%) webpack
General
1 233 (29.68%) Finance
2 72 (9.17%) Retail
3 57 (7.26%) Banking
4 39 (4.97%) Telecoms
5 37 (4.71%) Manufacturing
6 35 (4.46%) Marketing
7 22 (2.80%) Investment Banking
8 17 (2.17%) Legal
9 15 (1.91%) Back Office
9 15 (1.91%) Retail Banking
10 8 (1.02%) Law
10 8 (1.02%) Military
10 8 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (0.89%) Billing
12 5 (0.64%) Wholesale Banking
13 4 (0.51%) Automotive
13 4 (0.51%) Front Office
14 3 (0.38%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.38%) Games
15 1 (0.13%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (8.15%) .NET
2 57 (7.26%) Middleware
3 29 (3.69%) Web Services
4 24 (3.06%) Kafka
5 16 (2.04%) HTML
6 15 (1.91%) CSS
7 14 (1.78%) Node.js
7 14 (1.78%) RESTful
7 14 (1.78%) SOAP
8 11 (1.40%) CSS3
9 9 (1.15%) J2EE
10 8 (1.02%) REST
11 7 (0.89%) JDBC
12 6 (0.76%) Spring
12 6 (0.76%) Spring Cloud
13 5 (0.64%) ASP.NET
13 5 (0.64%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (0.64%) ODBC
13 5 (0.64%) PhoneGap
13 5 (0.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 70 (8.92%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (6.88%) Management Information System
3 51 (6.50%) Data Centre
3 51 (6.50%) Enterprise Software
4 44 (5.61%) Hybrid Cloud
5 40 (5.10%) Computer Science
6 38 (4.84%) Mainframe
7 21 (2.68%) Taxonomies
8 17 (2.17%) Enterprise Cloud
9 16 (2.04%) Fintech
10 15 (1.91%) Public Cloud
11 14 (1.78%) Clustering
11 14 (1.78%) User Experience
12 11 (1.40%) Greenfield Project
13 10 (1.27%) NHS
13 10 (1.27%) Private Cloud
14 9 (1.15%) Cloud Native
15 8 (1.02%) Virtual Team
16 7 (0.89%) N-Tier
16 7 (0.89%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 36 (4.59%) Unix
2 31 (3.95%) Windows
3 11 (1.40%) Windows 7
4 7 (0.89%) Linux
5 5 (0.64%) Windows 10
5 5 (0.64%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.38%) zOS
7 1 (0.13%) Android
7 1 (0.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 347 (44.20%) TOGAF
2 334 (42.55%) Enterprise Architecture
3 251 (31.97%) IT Strategy
4 134 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
5 94 (11.97%) Zachman Framework
6 91 (11.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 88 (11.21%) Migration
8 75 (9.55%) SOA
9 60 (7.64%) Information Security
10 58 (7.39%) CRM
11 56 (7.13%) Data Architecture
12 54 (6.88%) Mentoring
12 54 (6.88%) Visualisation
13 52 (6.62%) ITIL
13 52 (6.62%) MODAF
14 49 (6.24%) Data Modelling
14 49 (6.24%) ERP
15 48 (6.11%) Analytics
16 46 (5.86%) Business Intelligence
17 44 (5.61%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (6.50%) SQL
2 37 (4.71%) Java
3 21 (2.68%) R
4 19 (2.42%) C#
5 16 (2.04%) Python
6 11 (1.40%) PHP
6 11 (1.40%) PowerShell
7 10 (1.27%) C
8 7 (0.89%) T-SQL
9 6 (0.76%) C++
9 6 (0.76%) JavaScript
10 5 (0.64%) Scala
11 2 (0.25%) Java 9
11 2 (0.25%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.25%) XPath
12 1 (0.13%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.13%) ES6
Qualifications
1 110 (14.01%) Degree
2 39 (4.97%) Security Cleared
3 31 (3.95%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
5 20 (2.55%) MCSE
5 20 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (2.55%) SC Cleared
6 16 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
7 14 (1.78%) CCNA
8 13 (1.66%) CISSP
9 9 (1.15%) CISM
9 9 (1.15%) DV Cleared
10 7 (0.89%) PMI Certification
11 5 (0.64%) CCA
11 5 (0.64%) CISA
11 5 (0.64%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (0.64%) MCP
11 5 (0.64%) MCSA
12 3 (0.38%) CCDP
12 3 (0.38%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.69%) QA
2 18 (2.29%) Data Quality
3 15 (1.91%) GDPR
4 10 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 8 (1.02%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.76%) COBIT
7 4 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.25%) PMO
9 1 (0.13%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.13%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.13%) NIST 800
9 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.13%) SLA
9 1 (0.13%) Val IT
System Software
1 45 (5.73%) Active Directory
2 30 (3.82%) Hyper-V
3 28 (3.57%) Docker
4 19 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.64%) XenApp
6 1 (0.13%) Firmware
6 1 (0.13%) HDFS
6 1 (0.13%) vCloud
6 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (2.68%) Puppet
2 19 (2.42%) SCCM
3 17 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (1.78%) Microsoft Clustering
5 12 (1.53%) SCOM
6 10 (1.27%) SCVMM
7 6 (0.76%) Kubernetes
8 4 (0.51%) Ansible
8 4 (0.51%) Terraform
9 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (0.25%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.13%) BMC PATROL
11 1 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
11 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.13%) Mesos
11 1 (0.13%) MOM
11 1 (0.13%) Netcool
11 1 (0.13%) SCOrch
11 1 (0.13%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.13%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 142 (18.09%) Microsoft
2 68 (8.66%) Oracle
3 26 (3.31%) SAP
4 23 (2.93%) Cisco
5 22 (2.80%) IBM
5 22 (2.80%) VMware
6 21 (2.68%) Salesforce.com
7 19 (2.42%) CA
8 17 (2.17%) Google
9 15 (1.91%) Citrix
9 15 (1.91%) HP
10 14 (1.78%) 3PAR
10 14 (1.78%) Cloudera
10 14 (1.78%) F5
11 12 (1.53%) Remedy
11 12 (1.53%) Workday
12 7 (0.89%) SolarWinds
13 6 (0.76%) Ab Initio
14 5 (0.64%) Appcelerator
14 5 (0.64%) Sybase