Period
to 6 April 2020

The median annual salary for an Enterprise Architect was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 6 April 2020.

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
6 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 569 646 580
Rank change year-on-year +77 -66 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an Enterprise Architect 462 537 787
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.39% 0.36% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.37% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 347 377 678
Median annual salary £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
10th Percentile £65,000 £62,800 £62,500
90th Percentile £123,500 £111,250 £110,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +10.34%

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 111,584 143,241 171,258
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.39% 95.98% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 89,497 114,261 140,435
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Enterprise Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Enterprise Architect in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Architect in the UK

Enterprise Architect
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Enterprise Architect.

Salary trend for Enterprise Architect in the UK

Enterprise Architect
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Enterprise Architect over the 6 months to 6 April 2020.

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 6 April 2020. 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 +74 414 £90,000 +5.88% 35
London +101 211 £100,000 +14.29% 11
UK excluding London +30 210 £85,000 - 24
East of England +62 67 £95,000 +5.56% 2
South East +4 65 £87,500 +2.94% 9
Work from Home +36 37 £80,000 -5.88% 3
North of England +81 36 £72,500 -3.33% 6
North West +51 31 £72,000 -10.00% 5
Midlands +30 26 £90,000 +5.88% 6
West Midlands +26 15 £77,500 -8.82% 4
East Midlands +35 11 £95,000 +8.57% 2
Scotland +26 8 £81,500 +87.36%
South West +25 7 £70,000 +31.57% 1
Yorkshire +46 5 £82,750 +40.85% 1
Wales -2 2 £59,400 +13.14%

Enterprise Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 April 2020, 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.

1 159 (34.42%) Finance
2 147 (31.82%) TOGAF
3 138 (29.87%) Enterprise Architecture
4 123 (26.62%) Agile Software Development
5 98 (21.21%) IT Strategy
6 97 (21.00%) Technical Architecture
7 96 (20.78%) AWS
8 90 (19.48%) Azure
8 90 (19.48%) Technology Roadmap
9 78 (16.88%) Banking
10 60 (12.99%) Strategic Roadmap
11 58 (12.55%) Data Architecture
12 57 (12.34%) Information Security
13 53 (11.47%) ITIL
14 50 (10.82%) Microsoft
15 49 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
15 49 (10.61%) Problem-Solving
15 49 (10.61%) Scaled Agile Framework
16 47 (10.17%) Technical Debt
17 45 (9.74%) Architectural Design
17 45 (9.74%) Business Intelligence
17 45 (9.74%) Fintech
18 44 (9.52%) Security Architecture
18 44 (9.52%) Web Services
19 41 (8.87%) Microservices
20 40 (8.66%) Big Data
20 40 (8.66%) Zachman Framework
21 38 (8.23%) Retail
21 38 (8.23%) Workshop Facilitation
22 37 (8.01%) Artificial Intelligence

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 19 (4.11%) WebSphere
2 10 (2.16%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.08%) Apache Spark
3 5 (1.08%) OpenStack
4 4 (0.87%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (0.87%) CMS
4 4 (0.87%) Confluence
4 4 (0.87%) MS Exchange
4 4 (0.87%) Umbraco
5 3 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (0.65%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (0.65%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 18 (3.90%) Markit EDM
1 18 (3.90%) SimCorp Dimension
2 9 (1.95%) SAP S/4HANA
3 8 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (1.08%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 3 (0.65%) BusinessWorks
5 3 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.43%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.22%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.22%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.22%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 96 (20.78%) AWS
2 90 (19.48%) Azure
3 34 (7.36%) PaaS
4 28 (6.06%) IaaS
5 23 (4.98%) SaaS
6 16 (3.46%) GCP
7 14 (3.03%) Serverless
8 10 (2.16%) Office 365
9 9 (1.95%) Dynamics 365
9 9 (1.95%) SuccessFactors
10 8 (1.73%) Power Platform
11 5 (1.08%) Boomi
11 5 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (0.87%) OpenShift
13 3 (0.65%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.65%) Azure Data Factory
14 2 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
15 1 (0.22%) GitHub
15 1 (0.22%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.73%) WAN
2 7 (1.52%) Firewall
2 7 (1.52%) LAN
3 6 (1.30%) Network Security
4 5 (1.08%) Converged Networks
4 5 (1.08%) Unified Communications
4 5 (1.08%) WLAN
5 4 (0.87%) Wireless
6 2 (0.43%) DMVPN
6 2 (0.43%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (0.43%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.43%) MPLS
6 2 (0.43%) SSL
6 2 (0.43%) Wireless Security
7 1 (0.22%) DHCP
7 1 (0.22%) DNS
7 1 (0.22%) HTTP
7 1 (0.22%) SMTP
7 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (8.66%) Big Data
2 33 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (2.81%) Data Lake
3 13 (2.81%) SQL Server
4 8 (1.73%) Power BI
5 7 (1.52%) Hadoop
5 7 (1.52%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.30%) SAP HANA
7 5 (1.08%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (1.08%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 5 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.08%) SSDT
8 3 (0.65%) DB2
8 3 (0.65%) OLAP
8 3 (0.65%) OLTP
9 2 (0.43%) SAP Data Services
10 1 (0.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.22%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.22%) HBase
10 1 (0.22%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 5 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (1.08%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.87%) JIRA
2 4 (0.87%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (0.65%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.43%) CF BOSH
4 2 (0.43%) ER Studio
4 2 (0.43%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.43%) Maven
5 1 (0.22%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.22%) GitLab
General
1 159 (34.42%) Finance
2 78 (16.88%) Banking
3 38 (8.23%) Retail
4 34 (7.36%) Front Office
5 18 (3.90%) Public Sector
6 9 (1.95%) Back Office
7 8 (1.73%) Legal
8 6 (1.30%) Advertising
8 6 (1.30%) Law
9 5 (1.08%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.87%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.65%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.65%) Marketing
12 2 (0.43%) French Language
12 2 (0.43%) German Language
12 2 (0.43%) Swedish Language
13 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (9.52%) Web Services
2 18 (3.90%) .NET
3 16 (3.46%) WebSphere MQ
4 13 (2.81%) Kafka
4 13 (2.81%) Middleware
5 11 (2.38%) Node.js
6 9 (1.95%) SOAP
7 7 (1.52%) Apache NiFi
7 7 (1.52%) J2EE
8 6 (1.30%) ASP.NET
8 6 (1.30%) Velocity
9 5 (1.08%) REST
9 5 (1.08%) SAPUI5
10 4 (0.87%) GatsbyJS
10 4 (0.87%) HTML
10 4 (0.87%) HTML5
10 4 (0.87%) NativeScript
10 4 (0.87%) React Native
11 3 (0.65%) SAP Basis
11 3 (0.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
3 20 (4.33%) Equities
3 20 (4.33%) Fixed Income
3 20 (4.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 19 (4.11%) CESG
4 19 (4.11%) Reference Data
5 18 (3.90%) Hedge funds
5 18 (3.90%) Management Information System
6 17 (3.68%) Data Centre
7 14 (3.03%) Public Cloud
8 12 (2.60%) Cloud Native
9 11 (2.38%) Smart Meter
10 10 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (2.16%) Greenfield Project
11 8 (1.73%) Blog
11 8 (1.73%) Data Structures
12 7 (1.52%) CMDB
12 7 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
13 5 (1.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.52%) Windows
2 3 (0.65%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
3 1 (0.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (31.82%) TOGAF
2 138 (29.87%) Enterprise Architecture
3 123 (26.62%) Agile Software Development
4 98 (21.21%) IT Strategy
5 97 (21.00%) Technical Architecture
6 90 (19.48%) Technology Roadmap
7 60 (12.99%) Strategic Roadmap
8 58 (12.55%) Data Architecture
9 57 (12.34%) Information Security
10 53 (11.47%) ITIL
11 49 (10.61%) Problem-Solving
11 49 (10.61%) Scaled Agile Framework
12 47 (10.17%) Technical Debt
13 45 (9.74%) Architectural Design
13 45 (9.74%) Business Intelligence
13 45 (9.74%) Fintech
14 44 (9.52%) Security Architecture
15 41 (8.87%) Microservices
16 40 (8.66%) Zachman Framework
17 38 (8.23%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 31 (6.71%) Java
2 17 (3.68%) SQL
3 11 (2.38%) C#
4 7 (1.52%) C
4 7 (1.52%) JavaScript
5 5 (1.08%) PowerShell
6 4 (0.87%) C++
6 4 (0.87%) RPG
7 3 (0.65%) Python
7 3 (0.65%) Ruby
7 3 (0.65%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.65%) XPath
8 2 (0.43%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.22%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.22%) Groovy
9 1 (0.22%) Perl
9 1 (0.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (7.58%) TOGAF Certification
2 29 (6.28%) Degree
3 26 (5.63%) Security Cleared
4 17 (3.68%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.95%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (1.30%) CCDP
7 6 (1.30%) CISSP
7 6 (1.30%) DV Cleared
7 6 (1.30%) Master's Degree
8 5 (1.08%) MCSE
9 3 (0.65%) CCIE
9 3 (0.65%) CCNP
9 3 (0.65%) CISM
9 3 (0.65%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (0.65%) LPIC
9 3 (0.65%) OSCP
10 2 (0.43%) CCNA
10 2 (0.43%) MBA
11 1 (0.22%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.98%) COBIT
2 22 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 19 (4.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 19 (4.11%) JSP 440
4 19 (4.11%) PCI DSS
5 12 (2.60%) GDPR
6 10 (2.16%) Data Quality
6 10 (2.16%) QA
7 7 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.22%) ISO 20022
8 1 (0.22%) NIST
System Software
1 5 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.87%) Docker
3 3 (0.65%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 10 (2.16%) Ansible
2 9 (1.95%) Terraform
3 8 (1.73%) Puppet
4 4 (0.87%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.65%) SCOM
5 3 (0.65%) TIBCO Hawk
6 2 (0.43%) OpenView
6 2 (0.43%) Scalr
6 2 (0.43%) SCCM
7 1 (0.22%) CASB
7 1 (0.22%) Jamf Pro
7 1 (0.22%) Mesos
7 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.22%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.22%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 50 (10.82%) Microsoft
2 35 (7.58%) FIS
2 35 (7.58%) WorldPay
3 28 (6.06%) Informatica
3 28 (6.06%) SAP
4 18 (3.90%) Calypso
4 18 (3.90%) Charles River
4 18 (3.90%) GoldenSource
4 18 (3.90%) SimCorp
5 16 (3.46%) Oracle
6 15 (3.25%) VMware
7 13 (2.81%) Sparx
8 12 (2.60%) Google
9 9 (1.95%) Capita
10 8 (1.73%) Cisco
11 7 (1.52%) CA
11 7 (1.52%) Workday
12 6 (1.30%) Citrix
12 6 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (1.08%) Dell