Period
to 12 December 2019

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 12 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Architecture
UK
6 months to
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 258 304 324
Rank change year-on-year +46 +20 -2
Permanent jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 1,676 1,766 1,811
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.26% 1.11% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 1.20% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1,125 1,112 1,251
UK median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £41,750 £42,000 £46,250
90th Percentile £110,000 £96,250 £101,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -

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 122,512 146,762 165,503
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.03% 92.00% 92.26%
Number of salaries quoted 97,069 116,207 131,472
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +3.09%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,650 £28,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

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 12 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Enterprise Architecture in the UK

Enterprise Architecture
Top 15 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 12 December 2019. 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 +37 1,561 £75,000 +3.45% 144
UK excluding London +17 920 £70,000 +7.69% 99
London +71 702 £85,000 +9.68% 53
South East -6 307 £75,000 +7.14% 21
North of England +35 196 £65,000 +8.33% 29
Midlands -2 140 £70,000 -6.67% 15
South West +2 129 £55,000 - 10
North West +31 102 £71,250 +11.76% 16
West Midlands -26 86 £72,500 -3.33% 8
Yorkshire -8 78 £60,000 -4.00% 9
East of England +49 75 £75,000 -6.25% 16
East Midlands +21 54 £65,000 -27.78% 7
Scotland -2 46 £53,550 +27.50% 7
Wales +18 27 £59,400 +0.90% 1
North East +30 16 £43,500 +2.79% 4

For the 6 months to 12 December 2019, 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.

1 717 (42.78%) Agile Software Development
2 455 (27.15%) Finance
3 453 (27.03%) TOGAF
4 429 (25.60%) IT Strategy
5 357 (21.30%) Azure
6 345 (20.58%) Degree
7 277 (16.53%) DevOps
8 267 (15.93%) AWS
9 262 (15.63%) .NET
10 257 (15.33%) Technical Architecture
11 256 (15.27%) Microsoft
12 248 (14.80%) Project Management
13 229 (13.66%) ITIL
14 215 (12.83%) Problem-Solving
15 201 (11.99%) Information Security
16 198 (11.81%) C#
17 196 (11.69%) Asset Management
18 190 (11.34%) Cybersecurity
18 190 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
19 175 (10.44%) Architecture Roadmap
20 171 (10.20%) Thought Leadership
21 167 (9.96%) UML
22 166 (9.90%) Data Architecture
23 165 (9.84%) SQL
24 164 (9.79%) Strategic Roadmap
25 161 (9.61%) Microservices
26 157 (9.37%) Java
27 155 (9.25%) Stakeholder Management
28 152 (9.07%) Business Analysis
28 152 (9.07%) Scaled Agile 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 53 (3.16%) WebSphere
2 45 (2.68%) CMS
3 42 (2.51%) Confluence
4 28 (1.67%) SharePoint
5 25 (1.49%) EPiServer
6 17 (1.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 17 (1.01%) Tomcat
7 16 (0.95%) SAS
8 15 (0.89%) IIS
9 12 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 10 (0.60%) Jupyter
10 10 (0.60%) Umbraco
11 7 (0.42%) JBoss
11 7 (0.42%) Skype for Business
12 6 (0.36%) Drupal
12 6 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (0.36%) OpenStack
13 5 (0.30%) Apache Spark
14 4 (0.24%) Cloud Foundry
15 3 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 19 (1.13%) MS Visio
2 13 (0.78%) Microsoft Project
3 9 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (0.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.060%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.060%) InDesign
4 1 (0.060%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 39 (2.33%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 9 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (0.48%) Distributed Ledger
4 5 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 4 (0.24%) Avolution ABACUS
5 4 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.24%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.12%) Eikon
6 2 (0.12%) Northgate Housing
6 2 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.12%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.060%) PolarLake
7 1 (0.060%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.060%) SAP MDG
7 1 (0.060%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 357 (21.30%) Azure
2 267 (15.93%) AWS
3 108 (6.44%) PaaS
4 85 (5.07%) SaaS
5 71 (4.24%) IaaS
6 61 (3.64%) Office 365
7 44 (2.63%) GCP
8 35 (2.09%) Cloud Computing
9 24 (1.43%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 21 (1.25%) Amazon EKS
11 19 (1.13%) Power Platform
12 18 (1.07%) Amazon EC2
12 18 (1.07%) npm
12 18 (1.07%) Serverless
13 14 (0.84%) GitHub
14 9 (0.54%) Amazon S3
15 8 (0.48%) AWS Lambda
15 8 (0.48%) Dynamics 365
16 6 (0.36%) Amazon ECS
17 5 (0.30%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 128 (7.64%) Firewall
2 49 (2.92%) LAN
2 49 (2.92%) WAN
3 36 (2.15%) Internet
4 33 (1.97%) DNS
5 31 (1.85%) Network Security
6 30 (1.79%) TCP/IP
7 28 (1.67%) VPN
8 20 (1.19%) BGP
8 20 (1.19%) MPLS
8 20 (1.19%) OSPF
9 18 (1.07%) WLAN
10 15 (0.89%) SSL
11 13 (0.78%) Software-Defined Networking
12 11 (0.66%) Unified Communications
13 10 (0.60%) EIGRP
14 9 (0.54%) DHCP
15 8 (0.48%) VoIP
16 7 (0.42%) Intranet
16 7 (0.42%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (5.61%) Big Data
2 93 (5.55%) SQL Server
3 79 (4.71%) Data Warehouse
4 34 (2.03%) NoSQL
5 28 (1.67%) Relational Database
6 24 (1.43%) Hadoop
7 23 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
8 22 (1.31%) Azure SQL Database
9 21 (1.25%) Data Mining
10 19 (1.13%) Data Lake
10 19 (1.13%) Power BI
11 18 (1.07%) DB2
12 16 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (0.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 10 (0.60%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
15 9 (0.54%) Amazon Redshift
15 9 (0.54%) MySQL
16 7 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 7 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 6 (0.36%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 72 (4.30%) Jenkins
2 66 (3.94%) JIRA
3 44 (2.63%) Git (software)
4 39 (2.33%) Maven
5 35 (2.09%) Ant
6 31 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 25 (1.49%) Visual Studio Team System
8 15 (0.89%) Artifactory
8 15 (0.89%) Bower
8 15 (0.89%) Chocolatey
8 15 (0.89%) MSBuild
8 15 (0.89%) Octopus Deploy
8 15 (0.89%) SonarQube
8 15 (0.89%) TeamCity
8 15 (0.89%) TestRail
8 15 (0.89%) Zephyr
9 14 (0.84%) Gradle
10 12 (0.72%) Hudson
11 10 (0.60%) IBM UrbanCode
12 9 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 455 (27.15%) Finance
2 143 (8.53%) Retail
3 126 (7.52%) Banking
4 106 (6.32%) Legal
5 102 (6.09%) Public Sector
6 97 (5.79%) Marketing
7 84 (5.01%) Front Office
8 38 (2.27%) Telecoms
9 35 (2.09%) Back Office
10 23 (1.37%) Manufacturing
11 15 (0.89%) Local Government
12 14 (0.84%) Investment Banking
13 13 (0.78%) Publishing
14 10 (0.60%) Advertising
15 6 (0.36%) Electronics
15 6 (0.36%) Law
16 4 (0.24%) Automotive
17 3 (0.18%) Housing Association
17 3 (0.18%) Military
17 3 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 998 (59.55%) Architect
2 358 (21.36%) Solutions Architect
3 281 (16.77%) Enterprise Architect
4 145 (8.65%) Consultant
5 117 (6.98%) Developer
6 95 (5.67%) Technical Architect
7 94 (5.61%) Security Architect
7 94 (5.61%) Senior Architect
8 68 (4.06%) Lead Architect
9 65 (3.88%) Data Architect
10 64 (3.82%) Cloud Architect
11 57 (3.40%) C# Developer
12 56 (3.34%) AWS Architect
13 51 (3.04%) IT Architect
14 45 (2.68%) .NET Architect
14 45 (2.68%) Systems Engineer
15 44 (2.63%) Business Architect
16 41 (2.45%) Senior Solutions Architect
17 37 (2.21%) Analyst
17 37 (2.21%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 262 (15.63%) .NET
2 114 (6.80%) Web Services
3 75 (4.47%) CSS
4 64 (3.82%) HTML
5 58 (3.46%) ASP.NET
6 50 (2.98%) WebSphere MQ
7 48 (2.86%) Middleware
8 44 (2.63%) JSON
9 43 (2.57%) .NET Core
9 43 (2.57%) jQuery
10 42 (2.51%) RESTful
11 38 (2.27%) React
11 38 (2.27%) SOAP
12 36 (2.15%) .NET Framework
13 33 (1.97%) ASP.NET Web API
14 29 (1.73%) ASP.NET MVC
14 29 (1.73%) Node.js
14 29 (1.73%) WinForms
14 29 (1.73%) WPF
15 28 (1.67%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 190 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
2 149 (8.89%) Management Information System
3 108 (6.44%) Data Centre
4 71 (4.24%) Self-Motivation
5 58 (3.46%) Enterprise Software
6 57 (3.40%) PKI
7 45 (2.68%) Greenfield Project
7 45 (2.68%) Hybrid Cloud
8 44 (2.63%) Public Cloud
9 41 (2.45%) Cloud Native
10 35 (2.09%) Fixed Income
11 32 (1.91%) Internet of Things
12 30 (1.79%) N-Tier
13 26 (1.55%) User Experience
14 23 (1.37%) Marketing Technology
15 21 (1.25%) Mobile App
15 21 (1.25%) Virtual Team
16 19 (1.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
17 15 (0.89%) Data Protection Act
18 13 (0.78%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 100 (5.97%) Windows
2 64 (3.82%) Linux
3 58 (3.46%) Windows Server
4 28 (1.67%) Unix
5 21 (1.25%) Windows 7
6 17 (1.01%) Windows 10
7 13 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (0.54%) Android
9 7 (0.42%) Windows 8
10 5 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.060%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 717 (42.78%) Agile Software Development
2 453 (27.03%) TOGAF
3 429 (25.60%) IT Strategy
4 277 (16.53%) DevOps
5 257 (15.33%) Technical Architecture
6 248 (14.80%) Project Management
7 229 (13.66%) ITIL
8 215 (12.83%) Problem-Solving
9 201 (11.99%) Information Security
10 196 (11.69%) Asset Management
11 190 (11.34%) Cybersecurity
12 175 (10.44%) Architecture Roadmap
13 171 (10.20%) Thought Leadership
14 167 (9.96%) UML
15 166 (9.90%) Data Architecture
16 164 (9.79%) Strategic Roadmap
17 161 (9.61%) Microservices
18 155 (9.25%) Stakeholder Management
19 152 (9.07%) Business Analysis
19 152 (9.07%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 198 (11.81%) C#
2 165 (9.84%) SQL
3 157 (9.37%) Java
4 118 (7.04%) C
5 111 (6.62%) JavaScript
6 70 (4.18%) Python
7 51 (3.04%) PowerShell
8 31 (1.85%) C++
9 29 (1.73%) VB.NET
10 25 (1.49%) TypeScript
11 21 (1.25%) T-SQL
12 17 (1.01%) Bash Shell
13 15 (0.89%) Java 8
14 10 (0.60%) Shell Script
15 8 (0.48%) PHP
16 5 (0.30%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 4 (0.24%) ES6
17 4 (0.24%) Kotlin
17 4 (0.24%) Ruby
18 3 (0.18%) Scala
Qualifications
1 345 (20.58%) Degree
2 87 (5.19%) TOGAF Certification
3 84 (5.01%) Security Cleared
4 57 (3.40%) CISSP
5 52 (3.10%) CISM
6 41 (2.45%) Cisco Certification
6 41 (2.45%) Master's Degree
7 39 (2.33%) CFA
8 34 (2.03%) CIMA
9 29 (1.73%) Computer Science Degree
10 27 (1.61%) CCNP
11 23 (1.37%) SC Cleared
12 21 (1.25%) CREST Certified
13 20 (1.19%) CISA
14 19 (1.13%) CCNA
15 13 (0.78%) CESG Certified Professional
15 13 (0.78%) ISEB
16 10 (0.60%) CEH
16 10 (0.60%) CRISC
16 10 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (5.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 74 (4.42%) QA
3 48 (2.86%) COBIT
4 47 (2.80%) GDPR
5 46 (2.74%) PCI DSS
6 43 (2.57%) SLA
7 42 (2.51%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 37 (2.21%) NIST
9 26 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 24 (1.43%) Data Quality
11 20 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 17 (1.01%) Cyber Essentials
13 12 (0.72%) HMG Infosec
13 12 (0.72%) JSP 440
13 12 (0.72%) PMO
14 8 (0.48%) NIST 800
14 8 (0.48%) PSD2
15 7 (0.42%) ISO 20022
16 6 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27005
16 6 (0.36%) SEPA
System Software
1 58 (3.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (2.98%) Active Directory
3 45 (2.68%) Docker
4 17 (1.01%) vCloud
5 14 (0.84%) Virtual Desktop
6 8 (0.48%) VMware NSX
7 7 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.30%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 5 (0.30%) Hyper-V
8 5 (0.30%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.24%) IAG
10 2 (0.12%) Varnish
11 1 (0.060%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 47 (2.80%) Terraform
2 31 (1.85%) Puppet
3 28 (1.67%) Ansible
4 27 (1.61%) SCCM
5 26 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (1.13%) SCOM
7 18 (1.07%) Kubernetes
8 14 (0.84%) vRealize
9 7 (0.42%) BMC PATROL
10 6 (0.36%) NetBackup
10 6 (0.36%) SELinux
11 4 (0.24%) CASB
11 4 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
11 4 (0.24%) Packer
11 4 (0.24%) Prometheus
11 4 (0.24%) Single Sign-On
12 2 (0.12%) FortiGate
12 2 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Intune
12 2 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 256 (15.27%) Microsoft
2 121 (7.22%) Salesforce.com
3 73 (4.36%) VMware
4 56 (3.34%) Informatica
5 51 (3.04%) Oracle
6 48 (2.86%) Cisco
6 48 (2.86%) Tealium
7 38 (2.27%) Sparx
8 35 (2.09%) Google
9 34 (2.03%) Casewise
9 34 (2.03%) SAP
10 33 (1.97%) WorldPay
11 32 (1.91%) ServiceNow
12 27 (1.61%) Palo Alto
13 26 (1.55%) BiZZdesign
14 24 (1.43%) Black Duck
15 23 (1.37%) Pardot
15 23 (1.37%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
16 22 (1.31%) MuleSoft
17 20 (1.19%) Atlassian