Period
to 17 June 2018

The median annual salary for an Enterprise Architect was £90,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 June 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
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 594 589 582
Rank change year-on-year -5 -7 +87
Permanent jobs requiring an Enterprise Architect 744 713 916
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.43% 0.41% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.43% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 588 517 744
UK median annual salary £90,000 £80,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -1.23%
10th Percentile £63,750 £56,550 £57,500
90th Percentile £110,750 £111,000 £102,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £82,000 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +13.10% +3.57% -3.45%

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 165,499 165,480 194,013
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.32% 96.26% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 134,613 136,315 162,944
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 £26,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
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 17 June 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 17 June 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 +14 701 £90,000 +12.50% 73
London +4 385 £92,500 +5.71% 32
UK excluding London +48 343 £82,000 +13.10% 41
South East +45 151 £80,000 +6.67% 14
North of England -4 76 £85,000 +17.24% 8
North West +32 49 £80,000 +10.34% 5
Midlands +15 46 £85,000 +17.24% 14
South West -6 40 £85,000 +25.93% 5
Scotland -6 26 £62,500 -13.79%
West Midlands +13 24 £79,500 +9.66% 5
Yorkshire -7 24 £93,500 +13.33% 3
East Midlands +18 22 £90,000 +16.13% 9
East of England -6 14 £93,500 +20.65%
North East -20 3 £67,500 +42.11%
Wales -3 1 £65,000 +18.18%

Enterprise Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 June 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.

1 288 (38.71%) Enterprise Architecture
2 244 (32.80%) TOGAF
3 173 (23.25%) Finance
4 167 (22.45%) IT Strategy
5 137 (18.41%) Agile Software Development
6 108 (14.52%) Microsoft
7 102 (13.71%) Degree
8 99 (13.31%) Stakeholder Management
9 98 (13.17%) Big Data
10 93 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
11 90 (12.10%) Microsoft Azure
12 86 (11.56%) Migration
13 84 (11.29%) Data Modelling
14 71 (9.54%) Business Intelligence
14 71 (9.54%) ERP
15 70 (9.41%) CRM
15 70 (9.41%) IaaS
16 69 (9.27%) SaaS
17 68 (9.14%) Data Warehouse
18 66 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
19 64 (8.60%) Amazon AWS
19 64 (8.60%) MODAF
20 62 (8.33%) Mentoring
20 62 (8.33%) Analytics
21 61 (8.20%) .NET
22 60 (8.06%) TOGAF Certification
23 56 (7.53%) SOA
24 55 (7.39%) Visualisation
25 54 (7.26%) Banking
25 54 (7.26%) Retail

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 28 (3.76%) Apache Spark
2 20 (2.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 15 (2.02%) SharePoint
4 14 (1.88%) SAS
5 9 (1.21%) CMS
6 7 (0.94%) WebSphere
7 5 (0.67%) Confluence
7 5 (0.67%) JBoss
7 5 (0.67%) Tomcat
7 5 (0.67%) WebLogic
7 5 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (0.54%) MS Exchange
8 4 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.27%) Documentum
9 2 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.27%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.13%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.13%) Mule
Applications
1 14 (1.88%) MS Visio
2 8 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.13%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 10 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.21%) Magento
3 6 (0.81%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.27%) SAP Retail
5 1 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.13%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 1 (0.13%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (0.13%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 90 (12.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 70 (9.41%) IaaS
3 69 (9.27%) SaaS
4 64 (8.60%) Amazon AWS
5 52 (6.99%) PaaS
6 30 (4.03%) Office 365
7 28 (3.76%) Cloud Computing
8 11 (1.48%) Azure Active Directory
9 6 (0.81%) IBM Cloud
10 4 (0.54%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 4 (0.54%) Serverless
11 3 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.13%) Amazon SageMaker
12 1 (0.13%) Boomi
12 1 (0.13%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (0.13%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.82%) Internet
2 17 (2.28%) Firewall
3 16 (2.15%) Network Security
4 14 (1.88%) WAN
5 10 (1.34%) SAN
5 10 (1.34%) Unified Communications
6 8 (1.08%) LAN
7 7 (0.94%) VoIP
7 7 (0.94%) Wireless
8 6 (0.81%) DMZ
8 6 (0.81%) VPN
9 5 (0.67%) HTTP
9 5 (0.67%) Software-Defined Networking
10 4 (0.54%) Telepresence
11 3 (0.40%) Broadband
12 2 (0.27%) ATM
12 2 (0.27%) Skype
12 2 (0.27%) SMS
12 2 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (0.13%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (13.17%) Big Data
2 68 (9.14%) Data Warehouse
3 44 (5.91%) Hadoop
4 43 (5.78%) SQL Server
5 18 (2.42%) MySQL
6 16 (2.15%) GIS
7 14 (1.88%) Oracle Exadata
8 13 (1.75%) Data Lake
9 12 (1.61%) NoSQL
10 10 (1.34%) Apache Hive
10 10 (1.34%) DB2
11 9 (1.21%) Blockchain
11 9 (1.21%) Impala
12 7 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (0.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 7 (0.94%) Relational Database
13 6 (0.81%) Oracle Database
14 5 (0.67%) DB2 UDB
14 5 (0.67%) Informix
14 5 (0.67%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (0.67%) Git (software)
1 5 (0.67%) JIRA
1 5 (0.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (0.40%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.13%) ERwin
3 1 (0.13%) PowerDesigner
3 1 (0.13%) Toad
General
1 173 (23.25%) Finance
2 54 (7.26%) Banking
2 54 (7.26%) Retail
3 46 (6.18%) Marketing
4 37 (4.97%) Telecoms
5 17 (2.28%) Billing
6 13 (1.75%) Investment Banking
7 12 (1.61%) Advertising
7 12 (1.61%) Manufacturing
8 11 (1.48%) Military
9 10 (1.34%) Retail Banking
10 8 (1.08%) Legal
11 6 (0.81%) Games
12 5 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.67%) Wholesale Banking
13 4 (0.54%) Automotive
13 4 (0.54%) Back Office
13 4 (0.54%) Front Office
14 2 (0.27%) Dutch Language
14 2 (0.27%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (8.20%) .NET
2 33 (4.44%) Middleware
3 27 (3.63%) Kafka
3 27 (3.63%) Web Services
4 16 (2.15%) HTML
4 16 (2.15%) REST
5 15 (2.02%) CSS
5 15 (2.02%) J2EE
6 13 (1.75%) SOAP
7 11 (1.48%) JSON
7 11 (1.48%) XML
8 10 (1.34%) Spring
9 8 (1.08%) .NET Framework
10 7 (0.94%) JDBC
10 7 (0.94%) Spring Boot
11 6 (0.81%) ASP.NET
11 6 (0.81%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (0.81%) CSS3
11 6 (0.81%) HTML5
11 6 (0.81%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 66 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (6.32%) Management Information System
3 37 (4.97%) Data Centre
4 34 (4.57%) Enterprise Cloud
4 34 (4.57%) Enterprise Software
5 33 (4.44%) Self-Motivation
6 28 (3.76%) Computer Science
7 20 (2.69%) Internet of Things
8 19 (2.55%) Hybrid Cloud
9 14 (1.88%) Virtual Team
10 13 (1.75%) Public Cloud
11 12 (1.61%) Greenfield Project
12 11 (1.48%) User Experience
13 8 (1.08%) Mainframe
13 8 (1.08%) Private Cloud
13 8 (1.08%) Taxonomies
14 7 (0.94%) Cyberthreat
14 7 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 7 (0.94%) Hedge funds
14 7 (0.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 37 (4.97%) Windows
2 32 (4.30%) Linux
3 13 (1.75%) Unix
4 9 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (0.81%) Windows 10
5 6 (0.81%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.40%) zOS
7 2 (0.27%) Android
7 2 (0.27%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.13%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.13%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (38.71%) Enterprise Architecture
2 244 (32.80%) TOGAF
3 167 (22.45%) IT Strategy
4 137 (18.41%) Agile Software Development
5 99 (13.31%) Stakeholder Management
6 93 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
7 86 (11.56%) Migration
8 84 (11.29%) Data Modelling
9 71 (9.54%) Business Intelligence
9 71 (9.54%) ERP
10 70 (9.41%) CRM
11 64 (8.60%) MODAF
12 62 (8.33%) Analytics
12 62 (8.33%) Mentoring
13 56 (7.53%) SOA
14 55 (7.39%) Visualisation
15 52 (6.99%) Data Architecture
16 48 (6.45%) Data Governance
17 44 (5.91%) Project Management
17 44 (5.91%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 47 (6.32%) Java
2 36 (4.84%) SQL
3 27 (3.63%) Python
4 20 (2.69%) C#
5 18 (2.42%) JavaScript
6 17 (2.28%) C
7 16 (2.15%) PHP
8 15 (2.02%) R
9 14 (1.88%) PowerShell
10 7 (0.94%) Scala
11 6 (0.81%) C++
11 6 (0.81%) T-SQL
12 5 (0.67%) Ruby
13 4 (0.54%) Go
14 3 (0.40%) Java 8
14 3 (0.40%) Java 9
15 2 (0.27%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.13%) ABAP
16 1 (0.13%) Apex Code
16 1 (0.13%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 102 (13.71%) Degree
2 60 (8.06%) TOGAF Certification
3 39 (5.24%) Security Cleared
4 16 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (2.02%) CISSP
6 13 (1.75%) SC Cleared
7 8 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
8 7 (0.94%) CISM
9 6 (0.81%) CCNA
9 6 (0.81%) CISA
9 6 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.67%) RHCA
11 4 (0.54%) MCSE
11 4 (0.54%) Numerate Degree
11 4 (0.54%) PhD
11 4 (0.54%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.54%) Postgraduate
12 2 (0.27%) CCDP
12 2 (0.27%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.36%) QA
2 14 (1.88%) GDPR
3 12 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 9 (1.21%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.67%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.54%) PMO
7 1 (0.13%) COBIT
7 1 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.13%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.13%) NIST 800
7 1 (0.13%) SLA
7 1 (0.13%) Val IT
System Software
1 28 (3.76%) Active Directory
2 19 (2.55%) Docker
3 16 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (1.48%) Hyper-V
5 9 (1.21%) vSphere
6 5 (0.67%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.13%) HDFS
7 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (2.55%) Puppet
2 14 (1.88%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (1.75%) SCOM
4 12 (1.61%) SCCM
4 12 (1.61%) SCVMM
5 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (0.27%) CASB
6 2 (0.27%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.13%) Ansible
7 1 (0.13%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.13%) MOM
7 1 (0.13%) Netcool
7 1 (0.13%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.13%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 108 (14.52%) Microsoft
2 53 (7.12%) Oracle
3 29 (3.90%) Cisco
3 29 (3.90%) SAP
4 18 (2.42%) CA
4 18 (2.42%) IBM
4 18 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
4 18 (2.42%) VMware
5 15 (2.02%) Cloudera
5 15 (2.02%) Google
6 14 (1.88%) Cognizant
7 10 (1.34%) Remedy
8 9 (1.21%) hybris
9 8 (1.08%) Demandware
9 8 (1.08%) Teradata
10 7 (0.94%) Citrix
11 6 (0.81%) F5
12 5 (0.67%) Juniper
12 5 (0.67%) SolarWinds
12 5 (0.67%) Splunk