Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Enterprise Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Enterprise Architecture over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Architecture
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 309 297 309
Rank change year-on-year -12 +12 +28
Permanent jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 1,742 1,869 2,204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.01% 1.06% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 1.18% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,234 1,401 1,693
UK median annual salary £73,350 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.79% - -
10th Percentile £47,000 £45,750 £46,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £97,500 £96,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -

Enterprise Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 155,536 158,519 185,447
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.84% 89.54% 88.87%
Number of salaries quoted 124,908 131,030 153,743
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,125 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Enterprise Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Enterprise Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Architecture in the UK

Enterprise Architecture
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture.

Salary trend for Enterprise Architecture in the UK

Enterprise Architecture
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Enterprise Architecture in the UK

Enterprise Architecture
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture within the UK over the 6 months to 20 January 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 -9 1,636 £74,750 +6.79% 189
UK excluding London -36 855 £65,000 +4.00% 123
London +8 826 £82,500 +6.45% 79
South East +4 291 £70,000 +12.00% 41
North of England -3 243 £65,000 +8.33% 23
North West +11 119 £63,500 +15.45% 13
Midlands +4 118 £67,500 +22.73% 24
Yorkshire -26 109 £65,000 - 7
West Midlands +24 85 £67,500 +22.73% 18
South West +32 84 £46,500 -33.57% 17
East of England -79 82 £73,750 +6.12% 6
Scotland -48 38 £57,500 -17.56% 9
East Midlands 0 32 £66,250 +20.45% 6
Wales +14 15 £56,250 +8.17% 3
North East -16 15 £69,000 +31.43% 3
Channel Islands - 4 £83,903 -
Northern Ireland -19 2 £70,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Enterprise Architecture.

1 579 (33.24%) Finance
2 574 (32.95%) Agile Software Development
3 571 (32.78%) TOGAF
4 405 (23.25%) Microsoft
5 374 (21.47%) IT Strategy
6 329 (18.89%) Degree
7 273 (15.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 265 (15.21%) SOA
9 234 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
10 227 (13.03%) Java
11 214 (12.28%) SQL Server
12 205 (11.77%) Amazon AWS
13 203 (11.65%) Data Modelling
14 196 (11.25%) .NET
15 193 (11.08%) Oracle
16 186 (10.68%) Computer Science
17 185 (10.62%) SQL
17 185 (10.62%) Stakeholder Management
18 177 (10.16%) Banking
19 174 (9.99%) DevOps
20 171 (9.82%) Project Management
20 171 (9.82%) Data Architecture
21 166 (9.53%) Zachman Framework
22 161 (9.24%) Management Information System
23 160 (9.18%) ITIL
24 159 (9.13%) Migration
24 159 (9.13%) Business Analysis
24 159 (9.13%) Retail
25 156 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
26 155 (8.90%) SDLC

Enterprise Architecture
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 69 (3.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 62 (3.56%) SharePoint
3 40 (2.30%) BizTalk Server
4 27 (1.55%) CMS
5 25 (1.44%) Confluence
6 20 (1.15%) Tomcat
7 19 (1.09%) WebLogic
8 18 (1.03%) SAS
9 16 (0.92%) Apache Spark
10 13 (0.75%) IIS
10 13 (0.75%) WebSphere
11 12 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
12 11 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
13 10 (0.57%) Apache
13 10 (0.57%) NetWeaver
13 10 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (0.29%) Documentum
14 5 (0.29%) Ethereum
14 5 (0.29%) Mule
14 5 (0.29%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 52 (2.99%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (1.44%) MS Visio
3 21 (1.21%) Microsoft Excel
4 19 (1.09%) Microsoft Project
5 13 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.057%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 45 (2.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (0.69%) Scribe Insight
4 9 (0.52%) SAP S/4HANA
5 8 (0.46%) NetSuite
5 8 (0.46%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 7 (0.40%) SAP CRM
7 6 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
7 6 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
7 6 (0.34%) SAP ERP
8 5 (0.29%) SAP Hybris
9 4 (0.23%) Distributed Ledger
9 4 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.23%) Oracle Retail
9 4 (0.23%) SimCorp Dimension
10 3 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
10 3 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
10 3 (0.17%) SAP CAR
10 3 (0.17%) SAP POS DM
10 3 (0.17%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 273 (15.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 205 (11.77%) Amazon AWS
3 120 (6.89%) SaaS
4 105 (6.03%) IaaS
5 99 (5.68%) Office 365
6 76 (4.36%) PaaS
7 59 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
8 26 (1.49%) Azure Active Directory
9 23 (1.32%) SuccessFactors
10 17 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
10 17 (0.98%) Dynamics 365
11 13 (0.75%) Slack
12 11 (0.63%) Boomi
12 11 (0.63%) G Suite
12 11 (0.63%) GitHub
12 11 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
12 11 (0.63%) Sumo Logic
13 10 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
13 10 (0.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 9 (0.52%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 70 (4.02%) Firewall
2 63 (3.62%) Network Security
3 51 (2.93%) WAN
4 44 (2.53%) LAN
5 39 (2.24%) VPN
6 22 (1.26%) SAN
7 21 (1.21%) BGP
8 20 (1.15%) IPsec
9 19 (1.09%) Internet
10 18 (1.03%) Ethernet
11 17 (0.98%) OSPF
12 14 (0.80%) EIGRP
12 14 (0.80%) Wireless
13 13 (0.75%) TCP/IP
13 13 (0.75%) VoIP
14 12 (0.69%) SMS
15 11 (0.63%) MPLS
15 11 (0.63%) NAS
15 11 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
16 10 (0.57%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 214 (12.28%) SQL Server
2 107 (6.14%) Big Data
3 95 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
4 70 (4.02%) NoSQL
5 61 (3.50%) Hadoop
6 59 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 50 (2.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 36 (2.07%) Power BI
9 31 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 29 (1.66%) Relational Database
11 28 (1.61%) MySQL
11 28 (1.61%) Oracle Database
12 20 (1.15%) MongoDB
13 17 (0.98%) Data Lake
14 16 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
14 16 (0.92%) SQL Server 2016
15 14 (0.80%) QlikView
16 13 (0.75%) Blockchain
16 13 (0.75%) SAP HANA
17 12 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 53 (3.04%) Jenkins
2 47 (2.70%) JIRA
3 39 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 30 (1.72%) Git (software)
5 23 (1.32%) Visual Studio
6 19 (1.09%) Jasmine
6 19 (1.09%) Selenium
7 16 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 16 (0.92%) Flyway
7 16 (0.92%) Subversion
8 14 (0.80%) Eclipse
9 11 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 10 (0.57%) Hudson
10 10 (0.57%) Karma Test Runner
10 10 (0.57%) SpecFlow
11 9 (0.52%) Cucumber
11 9 (0.52%) gulp
11 9 (0.52%) NUnit
11 9 (0.52%) ReSharper
12 8 (0.46%) JUnit
General
1 579 (33.24%) Finance
2 177 (10.16%) Banking
3 159 (9.13%) Retail
4 88 (5.05%) Investment Banking
5 83 (4.76%) Retail Banking
6 64 (3.67%) Legal
7 56 (3.21%) Marketing
8 55 (3.16%) Telecoms
9 47 (2.70%) Publishing
10 29 (1.66%) Advertising
11 18 (1.03%) Manufacturing
12 16 (0.92%) Billing
12 16 (0.92%) Military
13 15 (0.86%) Back Office
13 15 (0.86%) Financial Institution
14 13 (0.75%) Law
15 10 (0.57%) Front Office
16 8 (0.46%) Automotive
17 6 (0.34%) Aerospace
18 5 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,092 (62.69%) Architect
2 352 (20.21%) Solutions Architect
3 339 (19.46%) Enterprise Architect
4 126 (7.23%) Lead Architect
5 115 (6.60%) Data Architect
6 111 (6.37%) Cloud Architect
6 111 (6.37%) Developer
7 93 (5.34%) Analyst
8 75 (4.31%) Consultant
9 71 (4.08%) Head of Architecture
10 68 (3.90%) Senior Architect
11 65 (3.73%) Digital Architect
11 65 (3.73%) Security Architect
12 57 (3.27%) Business Analyst
13 56 (3.21%) Technical Architect
14 51 (2.93%) Head of Enterprise Architecture
15 49 (2.81%) Senior Developer
16 45 (2.58%) Infrastructure Architect
17 44 (2.53%) IT Architect
18 41 (2.35%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (11.25%) .NET
2 153 (8.78%) Web Services
3 112 (6.43%) REST
4 108 (6.20%) Middleware
5 79 (4.54%) HTML
6 77 (4.42%) CSS
7 73 (4.19%) XML
8 69 (3.96%) SOAP
9 65 (3.73%) JSON
10 54 (3.10%) ASP.NET
11 50 (2.87%) AngularJS
12 48 (2.76%) Node.js
13 46 (2.64%) Java EE
14 44 (2.53%) .NET Framework
14 44 (2.53%) Spring
15 43 (2.47%) jQuery
15 43 (2.47%) RESTful
16 40 (2.30%) J2EE
17 28 (1.61%) React
18 27 (1.55%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 234 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
2 186 (10.68%) Computer Science
3 161 (9.24%) Management Information System
4 119 (6.83%) Enterprise Software
5 63 (3.62%) Data Centre
6 51 (2.93%) Greenfield Project
7 50 (2.87%) Fintech
8 45 (2.58%) Hybrid Cloud
9 40 (2.30%) Private Cloud
9 40 (2.30%) Public Cloud
10 30 (1.72%) Virtual Team
11 29 (1.66%) Mobile App
11 29 (1.66%) User Experience
12 22 (1.26%) NHS
13 18 (1.03%) Enterprise Cloud
13 18 (1.03%) N-Tier
14 17 (0.98%) IVR
15 15 (0.86%) Mainframe
15 15 (0.86%) PKI
15 15 (0.86%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 106 (6.08%) Windows
2 60 (3.44%) Linux
3 53 (3.04%) Unix
4 33 (1.89%) Android
5 32 (1.84%) Apple iOS
6 25 (1.44%) Windows Server
7 17 (0.98%) Nucleus RTOS
7 17 (0.98%) Windows Phone
8 10 (0.57%) Windows 7
9 9 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (0.46%) VMS
10 8 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (0.34%) AIX
11 6 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.17%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.11%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.057%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.057%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 574 (32.95%) Agile Software Development
2 571 (32.78%) TOGAF
3 374 (21.47%) IT Strategy
4 265 (15.21%) SOA
5 203 (11.65%) Data Modelling
6 185 (10.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 174 (9.99%) DevOps
8 171 (9.82%) Data Architecture
8 171 (9.82%) Project Management
9 166 (9.53%) Zachman Framework
10 160 (9.18%) ITIL
11 159 (9.13%) Business Analysis
11 159 (9.13%) Migration
12 156 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
13 155 (8.90%) SDLC
14 152 (8.73%) CRM
15 145 (8.32%) Analytics
16 137 (7.86%) Data Management
17 136 (7.81%) Mentoring
18 132 (7.58%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 227 (13.03%) Java
2 185 (10.62%) SQL
3 138 (7.92%) C#
4 108 (6.20%) JavaScript
5 71 (4.08%) C
6 67 (3.85%) T-SQL
7 56 (3.21%) PowerShell
8 40 (2.30%) R
9 36 (2.07%) Python
10 26 (1.49%) C++
11 19 (1.09%) PHP
12 13 (0.75%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 12 (0.69%) Objective-C
13 12 (0.69%) PL/SQL
14 11 (0.63%) Apple Swift
14 11 (0.63%) Ruby
15 10 (0.57%) XPath
16 9 (0.52%) Scala
16 9 (0.52%) VB
17 5 (0.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 329 (18.89%) Degree
2 111 (6.37%) Security Cleared
3 108 (6.20%) Computer Science Degree
4 83 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 60 (3.44%) CISSP
6 53 (3.04%) MCSE
6 53 (3.04%) SC Cleared
7 41 (2.35%) CISM
8 29 (1.66%) Cisco Certification
9 28 (1.61%) MCSA
10 26 (1.49%) ISEB
11 22 (1.26%) Master's Degree
12 19 (1.09%) MCP
12 19 (1.09%) MCSD
13 17 (0.98%) Citrix Certification
14 16 (0.92%) APMP
15 15 (0.86%) PMI Certification
16 13 (0.75%) CCIE
16 13 (0.75%) CCNP
17 12 (0.69%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (6.77%) QA
2 52 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 42 (2.41%) GDPR
4 36 (2.07%) Data Quality
5 25 (1.44%) SLA
6 22 (1.26%) PMO
7 21 (1.21%) COBIT
7 21 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 19 (1.09%) PCI DSS
9 10 (0.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 9 (0.52%) ISO 9001
11 7 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials
12 5 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
13 4 (0.23%) ISO 14001
13 4 (0.23%) SEPA
14 3 (0.17%) Government Security Classifications
14 3 (0.17%) ISO 31000
14 3 (0.17%) SSAE 16
14 3 (0.17%) Val IT
15 2 (0.11%) COSO
System Software
1 68 (3.90%) Active Directory
2 52 (2.99%) Docker
3 39 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 35 (2.01%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.46%) OpenAM
5 8 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (0.29%) XenApp
7 4 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (0.23%) vSphere
8 3 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 3 (0.17%) VMware NSX
9 2 (0.11%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.057%) HDFS
10 1 (0.057%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.057%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 44 (2.53%) Puppet
2 32 (1.84%) Ansible
2 32 (1.84%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (1.32%) SCCM
4 19 (1.09%) Kubernetes
5 13 (0.75%) Mesos
6 12 (0.69%) Terraform
7 10 (0.57%) rkt
8 9 (0.52%) SCOM
9 5 (0.29%) SCOrch
9 5 (0.29%) ZABBIX
10 4 (0.23%) CloudHub
10 4 (0.23%) FortiGate
10 4 (0.23%) Nagios
11 3 (0.17%) vRealize
11 3 (0.17%) WSUS
12 2 (0.11%) Failover Clustering
12 2 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (0.11%) Oozie
12 2 (0.11%) QRadar
Vendors
1 405 (23.25%) Microsoft
2 193 (11.08%) Oracle
3 114 (6.54%) SAP
4 83 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
5 56 (3.21%) VMware
6 46 (2.64%) Google
7 42 (2.41%) IBM
8 33 (1.89%) Cisco
9 29 (1.66%) TIBCO
10 26 (1.49%) Tableau
11 25 (1.44%) MuleSoft
12 23 (1.32%) Pega
13 21 (1.21%) Juniper
14 20 (1.15%) Splunk
15 17 (0.98%) F5
15 17 (0.98%) ServiceNow
15 17 (0.98%) Workday
16 15 (0.86%) Ariba
17 14 (0.80%) Citrix
17 14 (0.80%) Cloudera