Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Architecture
UK
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 319 327 302
Rank change year-on-year +8 -25 +49
Permanent jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 1,844 1,784 2,170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.06% 1.00% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 1.11% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,289 1,254 1,704
UK median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £46,150 £45,250 £46,250
90th Percentile £112,500 £97,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £69,500 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +11.20% -3.85% +6.18%

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 158,353 161,102 183,079
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.68% 90.72% 90.01%
Number of salaries quoted 126,551 129,797 152,245
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,039 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.96% +3.24% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

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 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Enterprise Architecture in the UK

Enterprise Architecture
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 Architecture within the UK over the 6 months to 18 July 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 +30 1,746 £77,500 +10.71% 146
UK excluding London +40 1,035 £69,500 +11.20% 113
London -17 759 £85,000 +9.68% 50
South East +91 395 £75,000 +20.00% 25
North of England +41 257 £65,000 +10.17% 33
Midlands +15 151 £80,000 +28.00% 22
Yorkshire +48 125 £70,000 +3.70% 18
South West +36 122 £55,000 +9.36% 7
North West +33 121 £65,000 +18.18% 14
West Midlands +6 94 £70,000 +12.00% 12
East of England -50 63 £72,500 +7.41% 9
East Midlands +30 57 £90,000 +56.52% 10
Scotland -43 37 £52,500 -24.46% 15
Wales -9 15 £55,000 +9.36% 1
North East -24 11 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Northern Ireland - 7 £60,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Enterprise Architecture.

1 735 (39.86%) Agile Software Development
2 639 (34.65%) TOGAF
3 581 (31.51%) Finance
4 415 (22.51%) Microsoft
5 401 (21.75%) Amazon AWS
6 383 (20.77%) Microsoft Azure
7 355 (19.25%) IT Strategy
8 353 (19.14%) Degree
9 302 (16.38%) .NET
10 290 (15.73%) Project Management
11 283 (15.35%) SOA
12 277 (15.02%) Java
13 271 (14.70%) DevOps
14 255 (13.83%) Microservices
15 250 (13.56%) SQL Server
15 250 (13.56%) Web Services
16 242 (13.12%) C#
17 235 (12.74%) ITIL
18 229 (12.42%) Zachman Framework
19 228 (12.36%) Problem-Solving
20 216 (11.71%) Technical Architecture
21 215 (11.66%) Analytical Skills
22 200 (10.85%) Software Engineering
23 192 (10.41%) Mentoring
24 191 (10.36%) Continuous Improvement
25 190 (10.30%) Stakeholder Management
26 189 (10.25%) Security Cleared
27 186 (10.09%) Waterfall
27 186 (10.09%) CRM
28 184 (9.98%) Windows

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
1 123 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 46 (2.49%) CMS
3 45 (2.44%) WebSphere
4 44 (2.39%) MS Exchange
5 25 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
6 24 (1.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 23 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 21 (1.14%) IIS
9 20 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
10 17 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
11 16 (0.87%) Oracle Service Bus
12 15 (0.81%) Apache Spark
13 14 (0.76%) JBoss
14 13 (0.70%) IBM Notes
14 13 (0.70%) WebLogic
15 12 (0.65%) CloudStack
16 11 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
17 10 (0.54%) Apache
17 10 (0.54%) Office Communications Server
17 10 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 23 (1.25%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (1.19%) Microsoft Project
3 18 (0.98%) MS Visio
4 15 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.11%) SPSS
6 1 (0.054%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 59 (3.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.70%) Concordance
2 13 (0.70%) Relativity
2 13 (0.70%) Scribe Insight
3 10 (0.54%) Distributed Ledger
4 9 (0.49%) Payment Gateway
5 8 (0.43%) SimCorp Dimension
6 6 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.33%) SAP S/4HANA
7 5 (0.27%) Eagle PACE
7 5 (0.27%) Front Arena
7 5 (0.27%) thinkFolio
8 4 (0.22%) Endur
8 4 (0.22%) Findur
8 4 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
8 4 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 4 (0.22%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
9 3 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 401 (21.75%) Amazon AWS
2 383 (20.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 136 (7.38%) SaaS
4 127 (6.89%) PaaS
5 112 (6.07%) Office 365
6 109 (5.91%) IaaS
7 54 (2.93%) Cloud Computing
8 30 (1.63%) IBM Cloud
9 22 (1.19%) AWS CloudFormation
10 19 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
11 13 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
11 13 (0.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 12 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
12 12 (0.65%) Serverless
12 12 (0.65%) Slack
13 11 (0.60%) Dynamics 365
14 9 (0.49%) Force.com
15 7 (0.38%) Amazon S3
16 6 (0.33%) GitHub
17 5 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 100 (5.42%) Firewall
2 75 (4.07%) Network Security
3 60 (3.25%) WAN
4 58 (3.15%) LAN
5 39 (2.11%) Internet
6 38 (2.06%) Software-Defined Networking
7 27 (1.46%) Unified Communications
8 22 (1.19%) Intrusion Detection
9 21 (1.14%) SAN
10 14 (0.76%) DNS
11 13 (0.70%) NAS
12 11 (0.60%) DHCP
12 11 (0.60%) VPN
13 10 (0.54%) HTTP
13 10 (0.54%) VoIP
14 9 (0.49%) Cisco ASA
14 9 (0.49%) Ethernet
14 9 (0.49%) TCP/IP
15 8 (0.43%) CTI
15 8 (0.43%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 250 (13.56%) SQL Server
2 172 (9.33%) Big Data
3 93 (5.04%) Data Warehouse
4 53 (2.87%) Hadoop
5 51 (2.77%) NoSQL
6 37 (2.01%) Blockchain
7 30 (1.63%) Oracle Exadata
8 29 (1.57%) Relational Database
9 24 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 22 (1.19%) Oracle Database
11 21 (1.14%) Data Lake
11 21 (1.14%) GIS
12 19 (1.03%) MySQL
13 16 (0.87%) MongoDB
13 16 (0.87%) Oracle Database 12c
14 14 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 13 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
15 13 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
16 12 (0.65%) SAP HANA
17 11 (0.60%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 91 (4.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 68 (3.69%) Git (software)
3 47 (2.55%) Selenium
3 47 (2.55%) Vagrant
4 42 (2.28%) Jasmine
5 39 (2.11%) SpecFlow
6 36 (1.95%) Visual Studio Team System
7 35 (1.90%) Visual Studio
8 32 (1.74%) Jenkins
8 32 (1.74%) NUnit
9 31 (1.68%) JIRA
10 23 (1.25%) gulp
11 20 (1.08%) ReSharper
12 19 (1.03%) Karma Test Runner
13 18 (0.98%) JUnit
14 17 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 14 (0.76%) Maven
15 14 (0.76%) Subversion
16 13 (0.70%) Cucumber
17 11 (0.60%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 581 (31.51%) Finance
2 165 (8.95%) Retail
3 103 (5.59%) Marketing
4 100 (5.42%) Banking
5 72 (3.90%) Front Office
6 70 (3.80%) Legal
7 53 (2.87%) Telecoms
8 41 (2.22%) Publishing
9 37 (2.01%) Advertising
10 32 (1.74%) Billing
11 25 (1.36%) Law
12 22 (1.19%) Investment Banking
13 21 (1.14%) Retail Banking
14 17 (0.92%) Back Office
15 14 (0.76%) Local Government
16 11 (0.60%) Military
17 10 (0.54%) Financial Institution
17 10 (0.54%) Games
17 10 (0.54%) Manufacturing
18 7 (0.38%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1,125 (61.01%) Architect
2 403 (21.85%) Solutions Architect
3 290 (15.73%) Enterprise Architect
4 139 (7.54%) Developer
5 117 (6.34%) Technical Architect
6 110 (5.97%) Cloud Architect
6 110 (5.97%) Data Architect
7 100 (5.42%) Lead Architect
8 89 (4.83%) Consultant
9 68 (3.69%) Analyst
10 64 (3.47%) Software Engineer
11 60 (3.25%) Head of Architecture
12 47 (2.55%) Development Manager
13 45 (2.44%) Security Architect
13 45 (2.44%) Software Developer
14 43 (2.33%) Designer
15 42 (2.28%) Lead Enterprise Architect
16 41 (2.22%) Enterprise Data Architect
17 38 (2.06%) AWS Engineer
17 38 (2.06%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 302 (16.38%) .NET
2 250 (13.56%) Web Services
3 151 (8.19%) AngularJS
4 147 (7.97%) Middleware
5 131 (7.10%) React
6 118 (6.40%) REST
7 101 (5.48%) CSS
8 91 (4.93%) J2EE
9 83 (4.50%) Entity Framework
10 81 (4.39%) SOAP
11 79 (4.28%) ASP.NET
12 77 (4.18%) .NET Framework
12 77 (4.18%) HTML
13 75 (4.07%) jQuery
14 71 (3.85%) JSON
15 64 (3.47%) XML
16 61 (3.31%) ASP.NET Web API
17 58 (3.15%) Node.js
18 50 (2.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 49 (2.66%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 215 (11.66%) Analytical Skills
2 183 (9.92%) Management Information System
3 118 (6.40%) Computer Science
4 100 (5.42%) Data Centre
4 100 (5.42%) Enterprise Software
5 99 (5.37%) Self-Motivation
6 63 (3.42%) Hybrid Cloud
7 56 (3.04%) Greenfield Project
8 52 (2.82%) Mobile App
9 51 (2.77%) Hedge funds
9 51 (2.77%) N-Tier
10 42 (2.28%) User Experience
11 37 (2.01%) Public Cloud
12 33 (1.79%) Mainframe
13 31 (1.68%) PMI
13 31 (1.68%) Virtual Team
14 29 (1.57%) Fintech
15 26 (1.41%) Enterprise Cloud
16 24 (1.30%) Blackberry
16 24 (1.30%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 184 (9.98%) Windows
2 125 (6.78%) Linux
3 101 (5.48%) Windows Server
4 73 (3.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 51 (2.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 35 (1.90%) Unix
7 34 (1.84%) Android
8 31 (1.68%) Apple iOS
9 25 (1.36%) Windows 10
10 21 (1.14%) Windows 7
11 15 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (0.60%) Nucleus RTOS
12 11 (0.60%) Windows Phone
13 5 (0.27%) CentOS
14 4 (0.22%) AIX
15 3 (0.16%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.11%) VMS
17 1 (0.054%) Solaris
17 1 (0.054%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 735 (39.86%) Agile Software Development
2 639 (34.65%) TOGAF
3 355 (19.25%) IT Strategy
4 290 (15.73%) Project Management
5 283 (15.35%) SOA
6 271 (14.70%) DevOps
7 255 (13.83%) Microservices
8 235 (12.74%) ITIL
9 229 (12.42%) Zachman Framework
10 228 (12.36%) Problem-Solving
11 216 (11.71%) Technical Architecture
12 200 (10.85%) Software Engineering
13 192 (10.41%) Mentoring
14 191 (10.36%) Continuous Improvement
15 190 (10.30%) Stakeholder Management
16 186 (10.09%) CRM
16 186 (10.09%) Waterfall
17 182 (9.87%) Continuous Integration
18 181 (9.82%) Scrum
19 171 (9.27%) UML
Programming Languages
1 277 (15.02%) Java
2 242 (13.12%) C#
3 162 (8.79%) SQL
4 152 (8.24%) JavaScript
5 131 (7.10%) Python
6 82 (4.45%) PowerShell
7 67 (3.63%) C
8 54 (2.93%) T-SQL
9 39 (2.11%) C++
10 35 (1.90%) R
11 26 (1.41%) PHP
12 22 (1.19%) Bash Shell
12 22 (1.19%) Ruby
13 17 (0.92%) Objective-C
14 16 (0.87%) Perl
14 16 (0.87%) Scala
15 15 (0.81%) VBScript
16 14 (0.76%) PL/SQL
17 11 (0.60%) Apple Swift
18 10 (0.54%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 353 (19.14%) Degree
2 189 (10.25%) Security Cleared
3 119 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 87 (4.72%) TOGAF Certification
5 83 (4.50%) MCSE
6 68 (3.69%) CISSP
7 67 (3.63%) SC Cleared
8 63 (3.42%) Computer Science Degree
9 58 (3.15%) CISM
10 40 (2.17%) MCP
11 32 (1.74%) PMI Certification
12 26 (1.41%) DV Cleared
13 23 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
14 19 (1.03%) APMP
14 19 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
14 19 (1.03%) MCSD
15 18 (0.98%) MCPD
16 16 (0.87%) CREST Certified
17 15 (0.81%) CESG Certified Professional
17 15 (0.81%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (5.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 76 (4.12%) QA
3 64 (3.47%) GDPR
4 43 (2.33%) Cyber Essentials
4 43 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 29 (1.57%) Data Quality
6 23 (1.25%) PMO
7 22 (1.19%) COBIT
8 15 (0.81%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 14 (0.76%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 14 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 13 (0.70%) PCI DSS
10 13 (0.70%) SLA
11 10 (0.54%) SEPA
12 7 (0.38%) Government Security Classifications
13 5 (0.27%) ISO 20022
13 5 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 4 (0.22%) GCP
14 4 (0.22%) PSD2
15 3 (0.16%) MiFID
System Software
1 150 (8.13%) Active Directory
2 118 (6.40%) Docker
3 69 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 39 (2.11%) Virtual Desktop
5 37 (2.01%) Hyper-V
6 17 (0.92%) vSphere
7 10 (0.54%) HDFS
8 8 (0.43%) XenApp
9 6 (0.33%) Apache Flume
9 6 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (0.16%) NFS
11 2 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.11%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.054%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.054%) PowerHA
12 1 (0.054%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.054%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.054%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 60 (3.25%) Terraform
2 49 (2.66%) Puppet
3 46 (2.49%) Ansible
4 38 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
5 36 (1.95%) SCCM
6 26 (1.41%) Kubernetes
7 25 (1.36%) SCOM
8 17 (0.92%) vRealize
9 8 (0.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 6 (0.33%) Oozie
11 5 (0.27%) Single Sign-On
11 5 (0.27%) TADDM
12 4 (0.22%) Docker Swarm
12 4 (0.22%) FortiGate
12 4 (0.22%) McAfee ePO
12 4 (0.22%) Tivoli
13 3 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
13 3 (0.16%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
14 2 (0.11%) Kibana
14 2 (0.11%) PTC Integrity
Vendors
1 415 (22.51%) Microsoft
2 138 (7.48%) Oracle
3 85 (4.61%) SAP
4 84 (4.56%) VMware
5 79 (4.28%) IBM
6 76 (4.12%) Cisco
7 66 (3.58%) Salesforce.com
8 64 (3.47%) Citrix
9 47 (2.55%) Google
10 33 (1.79%) Nintex
11 24 (1.30%) Red Hat
12 20 (1.08%) Cognizant
12 20 (1.08%) ServiceNow
13 19 (1.03%) F5
14 17 (0.92%) Apigee
14 17 (0.92%) ATG
14 17 (0.92%) hybris
15 15 (0.81%) Sitecore
15 15 (0.81%) Xamarin
16 14 (0.76%) Casewise