Period
to 13 April 2021

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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Architecture
UK
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 332 326 304
Rank change year-on-year -6 -22 +24
Permanent jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 736 1,055 1,637
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.89% 0.93% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 1.01% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 548 771 985
10th Percentile £48,750 £43,000 £45,991
25th Percentile £61,250 £57,750 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.33% - -2.60%
75th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £90,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £105,000 £103,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £66,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +6.06% -2.22%

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 76,792 104,892 137,408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.47% 92.14% 92.30%
Number of salaries quoted 59,116 84,257 109,289
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

Enterprise Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Architecture in the UK

Enterprise Architecture
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Enterprise Architecture in the UK

Enterprise Architecture
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Enterprise Architecture over the 6 months to 13 April 2021.

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 13 April 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 -11 671 £77,500 +3.33% 135
UK excluding London -13 398 £72,500 +3.57% 85
London +23 287 £85,000 - 58
South East +39 146 £75,000 -6.25% 28
Work from Home -67 110 £85,000 +88.89% 21
North of England +12 92 £80,000 +23.08% 17
North West +25 78 £81,250 +16.07% 8
South West -13 67 £62,750 -3.46% 13
Midlands -1 42 £70,000 +3.70% 12
East of England +17 25 £88,750 +10.94% 5
West Midlands +5 25 £70,000 +7.69% 7
Scotland +1 20 £80,000 +40.91% 6
East Midlands 0 17 £82,500 +6.45% 5
Yorkshire -14 10 £75,000 +37.00% 8
Wales +30 6 £48,900 -4.82% 1
North East +15 4 £82,500 +91.86% 1
Northern Ireland - 1 £65,000 - 3

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, 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.

1 244 (33.15%) Azure
2 241 (32.74%) Agile Software Development
3 180 (24.46%) Microsoft
4 174 (23.64%) IT Strategy
5 172 (23.37%) TOGAF
6 161 (21.88%) Finance
7 150 (20.38%) AWS
8 140 (19.02%) Degree
9 130 (17.66%) DevOps
10 124 (16.85%) .NET
11 112 (15.22%) Cybersecurity
12 104 (14.13%) Management Information System
13 99 (13.45%) Stakeholder Management
14 98 (13.32%) Technical Architecture
15 89 (12.09%) PaaS
15 89 (12.09%) Security Cleared
15 89 (12.09%) Microservices
16 87 (11.82%) Analytics
17 84 (11.41%) Technology Roadmap
17 84 (11.41%) SaaS
18 79 (10.73%) Business Case
19 77 (10.46%) Business Intelligence
20 73 (9.92%) ITIL
21 71 (9.65%) Architecture Roadmap
21 71 (9.65%) IaaS
22 68 (9.24%) Scaled Agile Framework
23 67 (9.10%) Big Data
23 67 (9.10%) SQL Server
23 67 (9.10%) SQL
24 66 (8.97%) Analytical Skills

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 46 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 18 (2.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 16 (2.17%) OpenStack
4 15 (2.04%) Apache Spark
5 13 (1.77%) CMS
6 11 (1.49%) Confluence
6 11 (1.49%) Drupal
7 5 (0.68%) SAS
8 3 (0.41%) Apache
8 3 (0.41%) Apache Airflow
8 3 (0.41%) ArcGIS
8 3 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.41%) IIS
9 2 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.27%) Camunda
9 2 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.27%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.27%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.14%) Mule
10 1 (0.14%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 9 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (1.22%) MS Visio
2 7 (0.95%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (0.95%) OmniGraffle
3 5 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.27%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 15 (2.04%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 13 (1.77%) SAP ERP
3 11 (1.49%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 10 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (1.22%) Magento
6 4 (0.54%) NetSuite
6 4 (0.54%) SAP CRM
7 3 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.41%) Maximo
7 3 (0.41%) SAP GTS
8 2 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.14%) Finacle
9 1 (0.14%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.14%) SAP IBP
9 1 (0.14%) SAP S/4HANA
9 1 (0.14%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 244 (33.15%) Azure
2 150 (20.38%) AWS
3 89 (12.09%) PaaS
4 84 (11.41%) SaaS
5 71 (9.65%) IaaS
6 52 (7.07%) Microsoft 365
7 39 (5.30%) GCP
8 30 (4.08%) Power Platform
9 24 (3.26%) Serverless
10 23 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
11 22 (2.99%) Dynamics 365
12 19 (2.58%) Azure Active Directory
13 12 (1.63%) GitHub
14 9 (1.22%) PowerApps
15 8 (1.09%) Azure Functions
15 8 (1.09%) Power Automate
16 7 (0.95%) OpenShift
17 6 (0.82%) Logic Apps
18 5 (0.68%) Azure Data Factory
19 4 (0.54%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.35%) Internet
2 22 (2.99%) Firewall
3 16 (2.17%) VPN
4 13 (1.77%) DNS
5 11 (1.49%) Network Security
6 9 (1.22%) WAN
7 8 (1.09%) Skype
7 8 (1.09%) Wireless
8 7 (0.95%) SD-WAN
9 5 (0.68%) MPLS
9 5 (0.68%) Unified Communications
10 4 (0.54%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (0.54%) LAN
10 4 (0.54%) SAN
10 4 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.41%) HTTP
11 3 (0.41%) PBX
11 3 (0.41%) SMS
12 2 (0.27%) BIG-IP
12 2 (0.27%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (9.10%) Big Data
1 67 (9.10%) SQL Server
2 26 (3.53%) Data Lake
3 20 (2.72%) Power BI
4 19 (2.58%) Hadoop
5 18 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (1.90%) NoSQL
6 14 (1.90%) Redis
7 13 (1.77%) MySQL
8 9 (1.22%) MongoDB
8 9 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
9 8 (1.09%) Relational Database
9 8 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (0.95%) Amazon Redshift
10 7 (0.95%) Blockchain
11 6 (0.82%) Cosmos DB
11 6 (0.82%) HDInsight
11 6 (0.82%) SAP HANA
12 5 (0.68%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 19 (2.58%) Jenkins
2 14 (1.90%) Visual Studio
3 13 (1.77%) JIRA
4 12 (1.63%) Bitbucket
5 9 (1.22%) Git (software)
6 8 (1.09%) Rational DOORS
7 4 (0.54%) GitLab
7 4 (0.54%) Maven
8 3 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.41%) Visual Studio Code
9 2 (0.27%) Artifactory
9 2 (0.27%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.27%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.27%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.14%) Log4Net
10 1 (0.14%) NUnit
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.14%) Selenium
10 1 (0.14%) SpecFlow
General
1 161 (21.88%) Finance
2 58 (7.88%) Marketing
3 57 (7.74%) Public Sector
4 43 (5.84%) Retail
5 40 (5.43%) Telecoms
6 35 (4.76%) Local Government
7 29 (3.94%) Electronics
7 29 (3.94%) Manufacturing
8 23 (3.13%) Back Office
8 23 (3.13%) Law
9 21 (2.85%) Banking
10 16 (2.17%) Aerospace
11 10 (1.36%) Games
12 7 (0.95%) Legal
13 6 (0.82%) Billing
14 5 (0.68%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.68%) Investment Banking
15 4 (0.54%) Avionics
16 3 (0.41%) French Language
16 3 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 482 (65.49%) Architect
2 169 (22.96%) Solutions Architect
3 132 (17.93%) Enterprise Architect
4 77 (10.46%) Consultant
5 45 (6.11%) Azure Architect
5 45 (6.11%) Cloud Architect
5 45 (6.11%) Data Architect
6 40 (5.43%) Security Architect
7 39 (5.30%) Technical Consultant
8 37 (5.03%) Technical Architect
9 34 (4.62%) Senior Architect
10 32 (4.35%) Head of Architecture
11 27 (3.67%) Lead Architect
12 24 (3.26%) Digital Architect
13 18 (2.45%) .NET Architect
13 18 (2.45%) AWS Architect
13 18 (2.45%) Head of Enterprise Architecture
13 18 (2.45%) Senior Solutions Architect
14 17 (2.31%) .NET Solutions Architect
14 17 (2.31%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (16.85%) .NET
2 30 (4.08%) .NET Core
3 27 (3.67%) .NET Framework
4 24 (3.26%) Web Services
5 23 (3.13%) CSS
5 23 (3.13%) React
6 21 (2.85%) REST
7 18 (2.45%) HTML
8 17 (2.31%) Kafka
9 14 (1.90%) AngularJS
10 13 (1.77%) HTML5
10 13 (1.77%) Spring
11 12 (1.63%) SOAP
12 11 (1.49%) jQuery
13 10 (1.36%) Entity Framework
13 10 (1.36%) Middleware
13 10 (1.36%) OpenID
13 10 (1.36%) RabbitMQ
14 8 (1.09%) ASP.NET Web API
14 8 (1.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 104 (14.13%) Management Information System
2 66 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (5.84%) Data Centre
3 43 (5.84%) Public Cloud
4 32 (4.35%) Internet of Things
5 25 (3.40%) Hybrid Cloud
6 20 (2.72%) Life Science
7 16 (2.17%) Enterprise Cloud
8 15 (2.04%) Cloud Native
8 15 (2.04%) N-Tier
9 14 (1.90%) Private Cloud
9 14 (1.90%) Reinsurance
10 12 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (1.49%) PMI
12 9 (1.22%) Data Structures
12 9 (1.22%) Self-Motivation
13 8 (1.09%) User Experience
13 8 (1.09%) Virtual Team
14 7 (0.95%) Greenfield Project
15 6 (0.82%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 53 (7.20%) Windows
2 21 (2.85%) Windows Server
3 15 (2.04%) Linux
4 12 (1.63%) Unix
5 7 (0.95%) VMS
6 4 (0.54%) Android
6 4 (0.54%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.27%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (32.74%) Agile Software Development
2 174 (23.64%) IT Strategy
3 172 (23.37%) TOGAF
4 130 (17.66%) DevOps
5 112 (15.22%) Cybersecurity
6 99 (13.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 98 (13.32%) Technical Architecture
8 89 (12.09%) Microservices
9 87 (11.82%) Analytics
10 84 (11.41%) Technology Roadmap
11 79 (10.73%) Business Case
12 77 (10.46%) Business Intelligence
13 73 (9.92%) ITIL
14 71 (9.65%) Architecture Roadmap
15 68 (9.24%) Scaled Agile Framework
16 65 (8.83%) Scrum
17 62 (8.42%) Strategic Roadmap
17 62 (8.42%) Zachman Framework
18 58 (7.88%) Problem-Solving
19 55 (7.47%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 67 (9.10%) SQL
2 64 (8.70%) Java
3 60 (8.15%) C
4 55 (7.47%) C#
5 46 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 29 (3.94%) Python
7 19 (2.58%) PowerShell
8 13 (1.77%) C++
9 10 (1.36%) R
10 4 (0.54%) Go
11 3 (0.41%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.41%) Perl
11 3 (0.41%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.27%) HiveQL
12 2 (0.27%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.14%) Ruby
13 1 (0.14%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.14%) VB6
13 1 (0.14%) VBScript
13 1 (0.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 140 (19.02%) Degree
2 89 (12.09%) Security Cleared
3 63 (8.56%) SC Cleared
4 38 (5.16%) DV Cleared
5 31 (4.21%) TOGAF Certification
6 28 (3.80%) CISSP
7 17 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (2.17%) PMI Certification
9 13 (1.77%) CISM
10 10 (1.36%) CISA
11 6 (0.82%) Computer Science Degree
11 6 (0.82%) MCSA
11 6 (0.82%) MCSE
11 6 (0.82%) MCTS
12 5 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (0.68%) PMP
13 4 (0.54%) ISEB
14 3 (0.41%) CCNA
14 3 (0.41%) CESG Certified Professional
14 3 (0.41%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (5.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (3.40%) NIST
3 21 (2.85%) Data Quality
4 20 (2.72%) GDPR
5 15 (2.04%) QA
6 14 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 14 (1.90%) SLA
7 10 (1.36%) PMO
8 9 (1.22%) PCI DSS
9 8 (1.09%) GAMP
9 8 (1.09%) HIPAA
9 8 (1.09%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 8 (1.09%) NCSC
9 8 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 7 (0.95%) Cyber Essentials
10 7 (0.95%) GRC
11 5 (0.68%) COBIT
11 5 (0.68%) SEPA
12 2 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 41 (5.57%) Docker
2 37 (5.03%) Active Directory
3 23 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.54%) HDFS
5 2 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (0.27%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.27%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.14%) Platform Symphony
6 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 57 (7.74%) Kubernetes
2 27 (3.67%) Terraform
3 15 (2.04%) Ansible
4 10 (1.36%) MIIS
5 7 (0.95%) CASB
6 5 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.68%) SCCM
7 4 (0.54%) Prometheus
7 4 (0.54%) SELinux
8 3 (0.41%) Puppet
9 2 (0.27%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (0.27%) Grafana
9 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (0.27%) Nagios
9 2 (0.27%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.27%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.14%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.14%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 180 (24.46%) Microsoft
2 61 (8.29%) SAP
3 43 (5.84%) Salesforce.com
4 32 (4.35%) Oracle
5 31 (4.21%) VMware
6 24 (3.26%) Sparx
7 23 (3.13%) Adobe
7 23 (3.13%) MuleSoft
8 21 (2.85%) PeopleSoft
9 18 (2.45%) Nintex
10 17 (2.31%) Atlassian
11 15 (2.04%) Informatica
12 14 (1.90%) Citrix
12 14 (1.90%) Databricks
12 14 (1.90%) OpenText
12 14 (1.90%) Zuora
13 13 (1.77%) Google
14 12 (1.63%) Cisco
15 11 (1.49%) Cloudera
15 11 (1.49%) IBM