Period
to 18 January 2021

The median annual salary for an Enterprise Architect was £92,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 January 2021.

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
18 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 525 574 619
Rank change year-on-year +49 +45 -23
Permanent jobs requiring an Enterprise Architect 238 533 578
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.38% 0.43% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.44% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 210 378 419
Median annual salary £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.71% +2.94% +3.03%
10th Percentile £64,875 £62,500 £64,750
90th Percentile £115,000 £128,750 £113,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
% change year-on-year - -3.03% +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 59,592 119,868 145,333
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.12% 95.59% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 48,396 97,043 117,663
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £86,250 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 18 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Enterprise Architect in the UK

Enterprise Architect
Top 16 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 18 January 2021. 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 +51 223 £92,500 +2.78% 40
London +109 114 £105,000 +2.44% 17
UK excluding London +50 113 £80,000 - 24
South East +116 51 £88,750 +10.25% 8
North of England +64 31 £77,500 +3.33% 6
Work from Home -58 30 £95,000 +18.75% 4
North West +72 18 £77,500 +3.33% 2
Midlands +81 10 £80,000 -11.11% 1
South West +73 9 £62,500 -19.35% 1
Yorkshire +52 9 £67,500 -8.78% 4
Scotland +36 6 £75,000 -3.23%
East Midlands +59 5 £96,250 +1.32%
West Midlands +53 5 £70,000 -12.50% 1
East of England +42 5 £95,000 +5.56% 6
North East - 4 £82,500 -
Wales +30 1 £80,000 +10.80%

Enterprise Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2021, 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.

1 105 (44.12%) Enterprise Architecture
2 92 (38.66%) Azure
3 85 (35.71%) Finance
4 74 (31.09%) Agile Software Development
5 71 (29.83%) TOGAF
6 60 (25.21%) .NET
7 58 (24.37%) Microsoft
8 52 (21.85%) AWS
8 52 (21.85%) Microservices
9 46 (19.33%) SaaS
10 42 (17.65%) PaaS
11 41 (17.23%) Degree
11 41 (17.23%) DevOps
12 39 (16.39%) IT Strategy
13 38 (15.97%) Computer Science
14 37 (15.55%) Architecture Roadmap
15 35 (14.71%) Business Case
16 34 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
17 31 (13.03%) Data Lake
18 30 (12.61%) Power Platform
18 30 (12.61%) SQL Server
19 28 (11.76%) C#
19 28 (11.76%) SharePoint
19 28 (11.76%) Analytics
20 27 (11.34%) CSS
20 27 (11.34%) Dynamics 365
21 26 (10.92%) Deployment Automation
21 26 (10.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 26 (10.92%) Kubernetes
21 26 (10.92%) XML

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 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.10%) Confluence
3 4 (1.68%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.84%) Camunda
4 2 (0.84%) JBoss
4 2 (0.84%) OpenStack
4 2 (0.84%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.84%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (2.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (5.04%) Markit EDM
1 12 (5.04%) SimCorp Dimension
2 5 (2.10%) SAP ERP
3 4 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 92 (38.66%) Azure
2 52 (21.85%) AWS
3 46 (19.33%) SaaS
4 42 (17.65%) PaaS
5 30 (12.61%) Power Platform
6 27 (11.34%) Dynamics 365
7 18 (7.56%) IaaS
8 9 (3.78%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (3.78%) GCP
9 5 (2.10%) Office 365
10 4 (1.68%) GitHub
11 2 (0.84%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.42%) IBM Cloud
12 1 (0.42%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.78%) Firewall
2 5 (2.10%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (1.26%) WAN
4 1 (0.42%) 2G
4 1 (0.42%) 4G
4 1 (0.42%) 5G
4 1 (0.42%) ADSL
4 1 (0.42%) AMQP
4 1 (0.42%) DHCP
4 1 (0.42%) DNS
4 1 (0.42%) Internet
4 1 (0.42%) LAN
4 1 (0.42%) MQTT
4 1 (0.42%) NAS
4 1 (0.42%) Network Security
4 1 (0.42%) SSL
4 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.42%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.42%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (13.03%) Data Lake
2 30 (12.61%) SQL Server
3 23 (9.66%) Azure SQL Database
4 10 (4.20%) Big Data
5 8 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.52%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.68%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.68%) Power BI
8 2 (0.84%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.84%) Tableau
9 1 (0.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.42%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.42%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (1.68%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.84%) Ant
2 2 (0.84%) Gradle
2 2 (0.84%) Maven
2 2 (0.84%) Subversion
3 1 (0.42%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.42%) CF BOSH
3 1 (0.42%) GitLab
General
1 85 (35.71%) Finance
2 14 (5.88%) Banking
3 12 (5.04%) Front Office
4 10 (4.20%) Public Sector
5 9 (3.78%) Retail
6 7 (2.94%) Marketing
7 5 (2.10%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.26%) Back Office
8 3 (1.26%) Electronics
9 2 (0.84%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.84%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.84%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.42%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (25.21%) .NET
2 27 (11.34%) CSS
3 26 (10.92%) jQuery
3 26 (10.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 26 (10.92%) XML
4 23 (9.66%) Ajax
5 20 (8.40%) Web Services
6 10 (4.20%) REST
7 9 (3.78%) Middleware
8 7 (2.94%) .NET Framework
8 7 (2.94%) Kafka
9 6 (2.52%) Spring
10 5 (2.10%) .NET Core
10 5 (2.10%) AngularJS
10 5 (2.10%) Spring Boot
11 4 (1.68%) React
12 3 (1.26%) ASP.NET
12 3 (1.26%) RESTful
12 3 (1.26%) SOAP
13 2 (0.84%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 34 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (6.30%) Public Cloud
3 12 (5.04%) Equities
3 12 (5.04%) Fixed Income
3 12 (5.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 12 (5.04%) Hedge funds
3 12 (5.04%) Reference Data
4 10 (4.20%) Data Centre
5 8 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.52%) Cloud Native
6 6 (2.52%) Enterprise Cloud
6 6 (2.52%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.52%) Reinsurance
7 5 (2.10%) Fat Client
7 5 (2.10%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.26%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.26%) Robotics
9 2 (0.84%) Life Science
9 2 (0.84%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.84%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.78%) Windows
2 2 (0.84%) Linux
3 1 (0.42%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (44.12%) Enterprise Architecture
2 74 (31.09%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (29.83%) TOGAF
4 52 (21.85%) Microservices
5 41 (17.23%) DevOps
6 39 (16.39%) IT Strategy
7 38 (15.97%) Computer Science
8 37 (15.55%) Architecture Roadmap
9 35 (14.71%) Business Case
10 28 (11.76%) Analytics
11 26 (10.92%) Deployment Automation
11 26 (10.92%) ERP
12 25 (10.50%) Stakeholder Management
13 23 (9.66%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (9.66%) CQRS
13 23 (9.66%) Line Management
13 23 (9.66%) Test Automation
14 22 (9.24%) Data Integration
15 21 (8.82%) Domain-Driven Design
15 21 (8.82%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 28 (11.76%) C#
2 22 (9.24%) SQL
3 21 (8.82%) Java
4 8 (3.36%) C
5 5 (2.10%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.42%) Perl
6 1 (0.42%) PHP
6 1 (0.42%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.42%) Python
6 1 (0.42%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 41 (17.23%) Degree
2 15 (6.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (4.62%) TOGAF Certification
4 5 (2.10%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (2.10%) PMI Certification
4 5 (2.10%) PMP
5 4 (1.68%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.26%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.42%) CCNA
7 1 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.20%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.68%) GDPR
3 3 (1.26%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 11 (4.62%) Docker
2 7 (2.94%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (10.92%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.26%) Terraform
3 1 (0.42%) Ansible
3 1 (0.42%) Mesos
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.42%) Packer
3 1 (0.42%) Puppet
3 1 (0.42%) SCCM
Vendors
1 58 (24.37%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.66%) Databricks
2 23 (9.66%) SAP
3 22 (9.24%) Oracle
4 12 (5.04%) Calypso
4 12 (5.04%) Charles River
4 12 (5.04%) GoldenSource
4 12 (5.04%) SimCorp
5 9 (3.78%) PeopleSoft
6 8 (3.36%) IBM
6 8 (3.36%) VMware
7 7 (2.94%) Citrix
8 6 (2.52%) Informatica
9 4 (1.68%) Cloudera
9 4 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.26%) MuleSoft
10 3 (1.26%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.84%) Dell
11 2 (0.84%) EMC
11 2 (0.84%) OpenText