Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Architecture
UK
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 309 304 313
Rank change year-on-year -5 +9 +25
Permanent jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 1,762 1,789 2,187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.00% 1.05% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 1.16% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,265 1,279 1,713
UK median annual salary £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £47,500 £46,200 £46,313
90th Percentile £107,500 £97,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -7.69% +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 160,685 153,962 184,220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.83% 90.48% 89.98%
Number of salaries quoted 130,206 126,729 153,106
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +4.94%

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 25 April 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 25 April 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 -4 1,669 £77,500 +10.71% 137
UK excluding London -15 920 £70,000 +16.67% 90
London +2 814 £85,000 +9.68% 56
South East -9 308 £75,000 +20.00% 26
North of England +5 236 £65,000 +13.04% 16
Midlands -13 130 £70,000 +21.74% 19
North West 0 116 £65,000 +18.18% 5
Yorkshire +10 108 £65,000 - 10
South West +24 105 £55,000 -4.35% 13
West Midlands -11 84 £70,000 +18.42% 10
East of England -91 76 £75,000 +11.11% 7
Scotland -32 51 £52,500 -25.00% 3
East Midlands +2 45 £86,250 +56.82% 9
Wales -3 17 £65,000 +25.00% 4
North East -21 12 £70,000 +33.33% 1
Channel Islands - 4 £83,903 -
Northern Ireland - 2 £55,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 25 April 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.

1 635 (36.04%) Agile Software Development
2 606 (34.39%) Finance
3 524 (29.74%) TOGAF
4 392 (22.25%) Microsoft
5 342 (19.41%) IT Strategy
6 302 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
7 300 (17.03%) Degree
8 281 (15.95%) SOA
9 279 (15.83%) Amazon AWS
10 274 (15.55%) Java
11 266 (15.10%) DevOps
12 223 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
13 214 (12.15%) .NET
13 214 (12.15%) Project Management
14 210 (11.92%) Stakeholder Management
15 205 (11.63%) ITIL
16 204 (11.58%) SQL Server
16 204 (11.58%) Software Engineering
17 203 (11.52%) Microservices
18 197 (11.18%) Problem-Solving
19 184 (10.44%) Migration
20 183 (10.39%) Data Architecture
21 176 (9.99%) Retail
22 174 (9.88%) Web Services
23 173 (9.82%) C#
24 168 (9.53%) Scrum
25 167 (9.48%) Continuous Integration
26 166 (9.42%) Business Intelligence
27 160 (9.08%) Data Modelling
28 158 (8.97%) Zachman Framework

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 62 (3.52%) SharePoint
2 34 (1.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 32 (1.82%) CMS
4 27 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
5 26 (1.48%) WebSphere
6 25 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
7 21 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
8 16 (0.91%) Confluence
9 15 (0.85%) Oracle Service Bus
10 13 (0.74%) Apache Spark
11 12 (0.68%) CloudStack
12 11 (0.62%) MS Exchange
13 10 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
14 8 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 8 (0.45%) IIS
14 8 (0.45%) SAS
15 7 (0.40%) Skype for Business
15 7 (0.40%) Tomcat
16 6 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
16 6 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 34 (1.93%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (1.08%) MS Visio
3 16 (0.91%) Microsoft Project
4 11 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 39 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (0.62%) SimCorp Dimension
4 10 (0.57%) Scribe Insight
5 8 (0.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 7 (0.40%) Distributed Ledger
7 5 (0.28%) SAP CRM
8 4 (0.23%) Endur
8 4 (0.23%) Findur
8 4 (0.23%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
9 3 (0.17%) NetSuite
9 3 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
9 3 (0.17%) SAP S/4HANA
10 2 (0.11%) Markit EDM
10 2 (0.11%) Maximo
10 2 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
10 2 (0.11%) SAP ERP
10 2 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (0.11%) SAP Retail
11 1 (0.057%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 302 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 279 (15.83%) Amazon AWS
3 118 (6.70%) SaaS
4 109 (6.19%) IaaS
5 103 (5.85%) PaaS
6 91 (5.16%) Office 365
7 68 (3.86%) Cloud Computing
8 27 (1.53%) Dynamics 365
9 25 (1.42%) IBM Cloud
10 22 (1.25%) Bluemix
11 19 (1.08%) Azure Active Directory
12 18 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
12 18 (1.02%) Slack
13 16 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
14 13 (0.74%) Force.com
14 13 (0.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 9 (0.51%) Serverless
16 7 (0.40%) SuccessFactors
17 6 (0.34%) GitHub
18 5 (0.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 76 (4.31%) Firewall
2 72 (4.09%) WAN
3 62 (3.52%) LAN
4 54 (3.06%) Network Security
5 22 (1.25%) Internet
5 22 (1.25%) VPN
6 19 (1.08%) SAN
7 16 (0.91%) TCP/IP
8 15 (0.85%) Ethernet
9 13 (0.74%) Wireless
10 11 (0.62%) DNS
10 11 (0.62%) HTTP
10 11 (0.62%) Intrusion Detection
10 11 (0.62%) NAS
11 9 (0.51%) Broadband
11 9 (0.51%) SMS
12 8 (0.45%) BGP
12 8 (0.45%) DHCP
12 8 (0.45%) OSPF
13 7 (0.40%) 802.11
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (11.58%) SQL Server
2 143 (8.12%) Big Data
3 113 (6.41%) Data Warehouse
4 59 (3.35%) NoSQL
5 53 (3.01%) Hadoop
6 30 (1.70%) Data Lake
7 29 (1.65%) Relational Database
8 24 (1.36%) Oracle Database
8 24 (1.36%) Power BI
8 24 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 23 (1.31%) MySQL
10 22 (1.25%) Blockchain
11 20 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 19 (1.08%) Oracle Database 12c
13 17 (0.96%) MongoDB
14 15 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 14 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
15 14 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
16 13 (0.74%) GIS
17 11 (0.62%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 49 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 40 (2.27%) Git (software)
2 40 (2.27%) JIRA
3 39 (2.21%) Jasmine
3 39 (2.21%) Jenkins
4 38 (2.16%) Selenium
5 36 (2.04%) Vagrant
6 30 (1.70%) NUnit
6 30 (1.70%) Visual Studio
7 29 (1.65%) SpecFlow
8 22 (1.25%) gulp
9 19 (1.08%) JUnit
9 19 (1.08%) Karma Test Runner
10 18 (1.02%) ReSharper
11 15 (0.85%) Cucumber
12 11 (0.62%) Subversion
13 8 (0.45%) Eclipse
14 7 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 6 (0.34%) Maven
15 6 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
General
1 606 (34.39%) Finance
2 176 (9.99%) Retail
3 110 (6.24%) Banking
4 80 (4.54%) Marketing
5 63 (3.58%) Telecoms
6 58 (3.29%) Legal
7 53 (3.01%) Publishing
8 46 (2.61%) Advertising
9 44 (2.50%) Front Office
10 42 (2.38%) Billing
11 21 (1.19%) Retail Banking
12 20 (1.14%) Investment Banking
13 14 (0.79%) Law
13 14 (0.79%) Military
14 13 (0.74%) Back Office
15 12 (0.68%) Local Government
16 11 (0.62%) Financial Institution
17 10 (0.57%) Manufacturing
18 9 (0.51%) Automotive
19 6 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,094 (62.09%) Architect
2 331 (18.79%) Solutions Architect
3 321 (18.22%) Enterprise Architect
4 133 (7.55%) Developer
5 131 (7.43%) Data Architect
6 126 (7.15%) Cloud Architect
7 98 (5.56%) Lead Architect
8 77 (4.37%) Consultant
9 73 (4.14%) Head of Architecture
10 70 (3.97%) Analyst
11 69 (3.92%) Technical Architect
12 61 (3.46%) Security Architect
13 56 (3.18%) Software Engineer
14 50 (2.84%) Head of Enterprise Architecture
14 50 (2.84%) Senior Architect
15 48 (2.72%) Software Developer
16 47 (2.67%) Enterprise Data Architect
17 46 (2.61%) Senior Developer
18 42 (2.38%) Infrastructure Architect
18 42 (2.38%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (12.15%) .NET
2 174 (9.88%) Web Services
3 136 (7.72%) Middleware
4 119 (6.75%) AngularJS
4 119 (6.75%) REST
5 88 (4.99%) React
6 77 (4.37%) J2EE
7 74 (4.20%) ASP.NET
7 74 (4.20%) HTML
8 73 (4.14%) CSS
9 72 (4.09%) JSON
10 68 (3.86%) SOAP
11 66 (3.75%) .NET Framework
12 60 (3.41%) Node.js
13 56 (3.18%) XML
14 52 (2.95%) Entity Framework
15 47 (2.67%) J2SE
16 41 (2.33%) jQuery
17 39 (2.21%) ASP.NET MVC
18 37 (2.10%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 223 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
2 118 (6.70%) Management Information System
3 114 (6.47%) Enterprise Software
4 110 (6.24%) Computer Science
5 76 (4.31%) Data Centre
6 71 (4.03%) Self-Motivation
7 67 (3.80%) Greenfield Project
8 66 (3.75%) Hybrid Cloud
9 49 (2.78%) Public Cloud
10 44 (2.50%) Fintech
11 42 (2.38%) Virtual Team
12 38 (2.16%) Hedge funds
13 32 (1.82%) Private Cloud
14 30 (1.70%) Mainframe
15 28 (1.59%) NHS
16 27 (1.53%) User Experience
17 25 (1.42%) Enterprise Cloud
18 23 (1.31%) N-Tier
19 19 (1.08%) PMI
20 16 (0.91%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 141 (8.00%) Windows
2 86 (4.88%) Linux
3 58 (3.29%) Unix
4 51 (2.89%) Windows Server
5 37 (2.10%) Android
5 37 (2.10%) Apple iOS
6 33 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (1.25%) Nucleus RTOS
8 22 (1.25%) Windows Phone
9 12 (0.68%) Windows 10
10 9 (0.51%) Windows 7
11 8 (0.45%) VMS
12 4 (0.23%) AIX
13 3 (0.17%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.057%) CentOS
14 1 (0.057%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.057%) Solaris
14 1 (0.057%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 635 (36.04%) Agile Software Development
2 524 (29.74%) TOGAF
3 342 (19.41%) IT Strategy
4 281 (15.95%) SOA
5 266 (15.10%) DevOps
6 214 (12.15%) Project Management
7 210 (11.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 205 (11.63%) ITIL
9 204 (11.58%) Software Engineering
10 203 (11.52%) Microservices
11 197 (11.18%) Problem-Solving
12 184 (10.44%) Migration
13 183 (10.39%) Data Architecture
14 168 (9.53%) Scrum
15 167 (9.48%) Continuous Integration
16 166 (9.42%) Business Intelligence
17 160 (9.08%) Data Modelling
18 158 (8.97%) Zachman Framework
19 156 (8.85%) Mentoring
20 154 (8.74%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 274 (15.55%) Java
2 173 (9.82%) C#
3 131 (7.43%) SQL
4 116 (6.58%) Python
5 112 (6.36%) JavaScript
6 89 (5.05%) C
7 70 (3.97%) PowerShell
8 42 (2.38%) R
8 42 (2.38%) T-SQL
9 40 (2.27%) C++
10 33 (1.87%) PHP
11 21 (1.19%) Ruby
12 19 (1.08%) Bash Shell
12 19 (1.08%) Perl
13 18 (1.02%) Scala
14 14 (0.79%) PL/SQL
15 11 (0.62%) Apple Swift
15 11 (0.62%) Objective-C
15 11 (0.62%) VBScript
16 9 (0.51%) Go
Qualifications
1 300 (17.03%) Degree
2 134 (7.60%) Security Cleared
3 101 (5.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 82 (4.65%) TOGAF Certification
5 70 (3.97%) CISSP
6 65 (3.69%) MCSE
7 62 (3.52%) SC Cleared
8 54 (3.06%) CISM
9 43 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
10 25 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
10 25 (1.42%) MCSD
11 21 (1.19%) MCSA
12 19 (1.08%) PMI Certification
13 18 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
13 18 (1.02%) MCPD
14 17 (0.96%) CCIE
15 16 (0.91%) CISA
15 16 (0.91%) DV Cleared
15 16 (0.91%) MCP
16 15 (0.85%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (4.77%) QA
2 68 (3.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 59 (3.35%) GDPR
4 39 (2.21%) Data Quality
5 30 (1.70%) PMO
6 24 (1.36%) Cyber Essentials
7 22 (1.25%) COBIT
7 22 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 17 (0.96%) SLA
9 15 (0.85%) PCI DSS
10 14 (0.79%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 12 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 5 (0.28%) Government Security Classifications
12 5 (0.28%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 5 (0.28%) PSD2
12 5 (0.28%) SEPA
13 4 (0.23%) ISO 9001
14 3 (0.17%) ISO 20022
14 3 (0.17%) SSAE 16
15 2 (0.11%) MiFID
System Software
1 94 (5.33%) Active Directory
2 90 (5.11%) Docker
3 47 (2.67%) Hyper-V
4 46 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (0.57%) HDFS
6 8 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (0.45%) vSphere
7 6 (0.34%) Apache Flume
8 4 (0.23%) XenApp
9 3 (0.17%) NFS
10 2 (0.11%) OpenAM
10 2 (0.11%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.057%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.057%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.057%) PowerHA
11 1 (0.057%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.057%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.057%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.057%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 61 (3.46%) Puppet
2 58 (3.29%) Ansible
3 49 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
4 37 (2.10%) Terraform
5 15 (0.85%) SCCM
6 12 (0.68%) SCOM
7 10 (0.57%) Single Sign-On
8 9 (0.51%) Kubernetes
9 7 (0.40%) Oozie
10 6 (0.34%) SCOrch
10 6 (0.34%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 5 (0.28%) vRealize
12 4 (0.23%) FortiGate
12 4 (0.23%) Nagios
12 4 (0.23%) TADDM
13 3 (0.17%) McAfee ePO
13 3 (0.17%) SCVMM
14 2 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
14 2 (0.11%) logstash
14 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 392 (22.25%) Microsoft
2 148 (8.40%) Oracle
3 72 (4.09%) SAP
4 69 (3.92%) Salesforce.com
5 62 (3.52%) VMware
6 59 (3.35%) IBM
7 50 (2.84%) Cisco
8 46 (2.61%) Google
9 40 (2.27%) Citrix
10 22 (1.25%) F5
11 21 (1.19%) Cognizant
12 20 (1.14%) hybris
12 20 (1.14%) ServiceNow
13 17 (0.96%) ATG
14 16 (0.91%) Palo Alto
15 14 (0.79%) Tableau
16 13 (0.74%) Juniper
17 12 (0.68%) HP
17 12 (0.68%) Informatica
17 12 (0.68%) TIBCO