Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Architecture
UK
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 276 316 305
Rank change year-on-year +40 -11 +3
Permanent jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 1,724 1,787 1,816
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.20% 1.04% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 1.13% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,049 1,284 1,289
UK median annual salary £75,000 £77,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.23% +10.71% -
10th Percentile £45,000 £47,750 £46,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £110,000 £96,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £67,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.29% +16.67% -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 132,313 157,792 154,407
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.78% 91.88% 91.45%
Number of salaries quoted 103,480 127,170 126,603
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 21 May 2019.

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 21 May 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 +39 1,606 £75,000 -3.23% 46
UK excluding London +23 882 £67,000 -4.29% 28
London +50 784 £80,000 -5.88% 18
South East -10 291 £72,000 -4.00% 2
North of England -21 171 £67,500 +3.85% 8
Midlands +50 160 £67,000 -7.59% 5
West Midlands +62 126 £65,000 -5.45% 4
South West +42 124 £60,000 +9.09% 5
North West +29 102 £70,000 +13.36% 2
East of England +91 80 £85,000 +15.25% 8
Yorkshire -31 63 £65,000 -7.14% 5
Scotland +14 49 £44,000 -16.19%
East Midlands +19 34 £67,000 -22.32% 1
Wales +24 25 £51,125 -21.35%
North East +12 8 £64,250 +16.82% 1
Northern Ireland -32 1 £65,000 +18.18%

For the 6 months to 21 May 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.

1 751 (43.56%) Agile Software Development
2 578 (33.53%) TOGAF
3 423 (24.54%) IT Strategy
4 391 (22.68%) Microsoft
5 386 (22.39%) Finance
6 377 (21.87%) Degree
7 334 (19.37%) Microsoft Azure
8 276 (16.01%) Amazon AWS
9 247 (14.33%) Project Management
10 232 (13.46%) Information Security
11 229 (13.28%) Management Information System
12 225 (13.05%) Stakeholder Management
12 225 (13.05%) Security Cleared
13 224 (12.99%) ITIL
14 207 (12.01%) DevOps
15 204 (11.83%) Technical Architecture
16 199 (11.54%) UML
17 197 (11.43%) .NET
18 196 (11.37%) Problem-Solving
19 187 (10.85%) Cybersecurity
20 184 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
21 170 (9.86%) Business Analysis
22 164 (9.51%) Software Engineering
23 161 (9.34%) Java
24 160 (9.28%) Migration
24 160 (9.28%) Microservices
25 158 (9.16%) Thought Leadership
26 157 (9.11%) Zachman Framework
27 153 (8.87%) Waterfall
28 151 (8.76%) Big Data

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 43 (2.49%) SharePoint
2 37 (2.15%) CMS
3 18 (1.04%) Oracle Workflow
4 17 (0.99%) Confluence
5 13 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
5 13 (0.75%) WebSphere
6 10 (0.58%) MS Exchange
7 9 (0.52%) Apache
7 9 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 8 (0.46%) WebLogic
9 7 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (0.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (0.35%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.29%) IIS
11 5 (0.29%) OpenStack
11 5 (0.29%) Skype for Business
12 4 (0.23%) WebLogic Portal
13 3 (0.17%) Drupal
13 3 (0.17%) JBoss
Applications
1 22 (1.28%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (0.99%) Microsoft Project
3 10 (0.58%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.058%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.058%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 23 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.52%) SimCorp Dimension
3 7 (0.41%) Infor SunSystems
4 5 (0.29%) SAP ERP
5 4 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.12%) SAP IS-U
7 2 (0.12%) SAP MDM
8 1 (0.058%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 1 (0.058%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.058%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.058%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.058%) Oracle Utilities
8 1 (0.058%) Relativity
8 1 (0.058%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.058%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 334 (19.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 276 (16.01%) Amazon AWS
3 117 (6.79%) SaaS
4 105 (6.09%) Office 365
5 99 (5.74%) PaaS
6 98 (5.68%) IaaS
7 41 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
8 39 (2.26%) Power Platform
9 38 (2.20%) Google Cloud Platform
10 19 (1.10%) Serverless
11 17 (0.99%) Dynamics 365
12 12 (0.70%) PowerApps
13 10 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
13 10 (0.58%) Amazon S3
14 9 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
14 9 (0.52%) AWS Lambda
14 9 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
14 9 (0.52%) Oracle Service Cloud
15 8 (0.46%) Azure Data Factory
16 7 (0.41%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 78 (4.52%) Firewall
2 64 (3.71%) Internet
3 56 (3.25%) Network Security
4 33 (1.91%) Broadband
5 31 (1.80%) WAN
6 23 (1.33%) LAN
7 16 (0.93%) Software-Defined Networking
8 13 (0.75%) Intrusion Detection
8 13 (0.75%) Unified Communications
8 13 (0.75%) VPN
9 12 (0.70%) Skype
10 9 (0.52%) Wireless
11 8 (0.46%) MPLS
12 7 (0.41%) DNS
12 7 (0.41%) HTTP
13 6 (0.35%) SAN
14 5 (0.29%) TCP/IP
15 4 (0.23%) ATM
16 3 (0.17%) CTI
16 3 (0.17%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (8.76%) Big Data
2 123 (7.13%) Data Warehouse
3 102 (5.92%) SQL Server
4 75 (4.35%) Data Lake
5 53 (3.07%) Relational Database
6 38 (2.20%) NoSQL
7 31 (1.80%) RDBMS
8 29 (1.68%) Power BI
9 19 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (0.75%) Geospatial Data
10 13 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (0.70%) GIS
12 11 (0.64%) MongoDB
13 10 (0.58%) Amazon RDS
13 10 (0.58%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 10 (0.58%) Hadoop
13 10 (0.58%) MySQL
14 8 (0.46%) Cosmos DB
14 8 (0.46%) Oracle Database
15 7 (0.41%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 33 (1.91%) Rational DOORS
2 32 (1.86%) JIRA
3 19 (1.10%) Jenkins
4 18 (1.04%) Visual Studio
5 17 (0.99%) SoapUI
6 15 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (0.58%) Maven
8 8 (0.46%) Git (software)
9 7 (0.41%) Gradle
9 7 (0.41%) gulp
9 7 (0.41%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (0.35%) Jasmine
10 6 (0.35%) Karma Test Runner
10 6 (0.35%) Visual Studio Team System
11 5 (0.29%) Bitbucket
12 4 (0.23%) git-flow
12 4 (0.23%) Oracle Forms
12 4 (0.23%) Vagrant
13 3 (0.17%) ERwin
13 3 (0.17%) webpack
General
1 386 (22.39%) Finance
2 144 (8.35%) Retail
3 116 (6.73%) Telecoms
4 110 (6.38%) Banking
5 48 (2.78%) Marketing
6 43 (2.49%) Legal
7 32 (1.86%) Electronics
8 31 (1.80%) Local Government
9 23 (1.33%) Manufacturing
10 22 (1.28%) Advertising
11 13 (0.75%) Financial Institution
12 10 (0.58%) Retail Banking
13 9 (0.52%) Front Office
13 9 (0.52%) Publishing
14 7 (0.41%) Games
15 6 (0.35%) Military
16 5 (0.29%) Back Office
16 5 (0.29%) Investment Banking
17 4 (0.23%) Private Banking
18 3 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,120 (64.97%) Architect
2 427 (24.77%) Solutions Architect
3 323 (18.74%) Enterprise Architect
4 135 (7.83%) Technical Architect
5 128 (7.42%) Lead Architect
6 125 (7.25%) Senior Architect
7 115 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
8 113 (6.55%) Consultant
9 87 (5.05%) Developer
10 86 (4.99%) Data Architect
11 73 (4.23%) Digital Architect
12 61 (3.54%) Cloud Solutions Architect
12 61 (3.54%) Security Consultant
13 55 (3.19%) Security Architect
14 54 (3.13%) Digital Solutions Architect
15 53 (3.07%) Principal Engineer
16 50 (2.90%) .NET Architect
17 49 (2.84%) Senior Enterprise Architect
18 46 (2.67%) .NET Solutions Architect
19 44 (2.55%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (11.43%) .NET
2 122 (7.08%) Web Services
3 56 (3.25%) RESTful
4 51 (2.96%) Middleware
5 49 (2.84%) Spring
6 37 (2.15%) REST
7 36 (2.09%) ASP.NET
8 34 (1.97%) HTML
8 34 (1.97%) SOAP
9 33 (1.91%) AngularJS
9 33 (1.91%) CSS
9 33 (1.91%) JSON
10 29 (1.68%) XML
11 22 (1.28%) ASP.NET Web API
12 21 (1.22%) Node.js
13 16 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (0.81%) JSP
14 14 (0.81%) RabbitMQ
15 11 (0.64%) WebSphere MQ
15 11 (0.64%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 229 (13.28%) Management Information System
2 184 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
3 96 (5.57%) Self-Motivation
4 56 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
5 51 (2.96%) Fintech
6 49 (2.84%) Greenfield Project
7 47 (2.73%) Public Cloud
8 46 (2.67%) Internet of Things
9 45 (2.61%) Hybrid Cloud
10 43 (2.49%) NHS
11 39 (2.26%) PKI
12 38 (2.20%) User Experience
13 30 (1.74%) Data Centre
14 29 (1.68%) Cloud Native
15 27 (1.57%) Algorithms
15 27 (1.57%) VHDL
16 26 (1.51%) Mobile App
17 17 (0.99%) Reference Data
17 17 (0.99%) Virtual Team
18 16 (0.93%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 108 (6.26%) Linux
2 83 (4.81%) Windows
3 65 (3.77%) Unix
4 41 (2.38%) Windows Server
5 31 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (1.57%) Windows 10
7 23 (1.33%) Windows 7
8 13 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (0.46%) AIX
10 6 (0.35%) Android
11 5 (0.29%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.058%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.058%) Solaris
13 1 (0.058%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 751 (43.56%) Agile Software Development
2 578 (33.53%) TOGAF
3 423 (24.54%) IT Strategy
4 247 (14.33%) Project Management
5 232 (13.46%) Information Security
6 225 (13.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 224 (12.99%) ITIL
8 207 (12.01%) DevOps
9 204 (11.83%) Technical Architecture
10 199 (11.54%) UML
11 196 (11.37%) Problem-Solving
12 187 (10.85%) Cybersecurity
13 170 (9.86%) Business Analysis
14 164 (9.51%) Software Engineering
15 160 (9.28%) Microservices
15 160 (9.28%) Migration
16 158 (9.16%) Thought Leadership
17 157 (9.11%) Zachman Framework
18 153 (8.87%) Waterfall
19 139 (8.06%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 161 (9.34%) Java
2 125 (7.25%) C
3 119 (6.90%) SQL
4 103 (5.97%) C#
5 95 (5.51%) Python
6 69 (4.00%) JavaScript
7 64 (3.71%) C++
8 45 (2.61%) PowerShell
9 35 (2.03%) Ruby
10 27 (1.57%) Scala
11 24 (1.39%) PHP
12 19 (1.10%) PL/SQL
13 17 (0.99%) Shell Script
14 15 (0.87%) Perl
15 14 (0.81%) Bash Shell
16 5 (0.29%) Apex Code
16 5 (0.29%) Java 8
16 5 (0.29%) SOQL
16 5 (0.29%) SOSL
16 5 (0.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 377 (21.87%) Degree
2 225 (13.05%) Security Cleared
3 134 (7.77%) TOGAF Certification
4 82 (4.76%) CISSP
5 81 (4.70%) SC Cleared
6 52 (3.02%) Master's Degree
7 50 (2.90%) DV Cleared
8 49 (2.84%) CISM
8 49 (2.84%) Computer Science Degree
9 44 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
10 30 (1.74%) MCSE
11 23 (1.33%) SANS
12 22 (1.28%) CESG Certified Professional
13 21 (1.22%) AWS Certification
13 21 (1.22%) ISTQB
14 20 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
14 20 (1.16%) CREST Certified
15 19 (1.10%) BPSS Clearance
15 19 (1.10%) CEH
16 18 (1.04%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (4.47%) QA
2 74 (4.29%) GDPR
3 66 (3.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 54 (3.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 37 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 27 (1.57%) COBIT
7 25 (1.45%) SLA
8 24 (1.39%) Data Quality
9 18 (1.04%) PMO
10 14 (0.81%) BS7799
10 14 (0.81%) HMG Infosec
10 14 (0.81%) JSP 440
11 11 (0.64%) Cyber Essentials
12 10 (0.58%) PCI DSS
13 3 (0.17%) GAMP
13 3 (0.17%) HIPAA
13 3 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 2 (0.12%) IFRS
14 2 (0.12%) Solvency II
14 2 (0.12%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 65 (3.77%) Active Directory
2 62 (3.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (1.51%) Virtual Desktop
4 24 (1.39%) Docker
5 5 (0.29%) VMware NSX
6 4 (0.23%) vCloud
7 2 (0.12%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.12%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.058%) Postfix
8 1 (0.058%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.058%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (1.57%) SELinux
1 27 (1.57%) Single Sign-On
2 22 (1.28%) SCCM
3 20 (1.16%) vRealize
4 18 (1.04%) Kubernetes
4 18 (1.04%) SCOM
5 14 (0.81%) Ansible
6 6 (0.35%) Microsoft Intune
6 6 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (0.29%) AirWatch
7 5 (0.29%) ZABBIX
8 4 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (0.23%) Terraform
9 3 (0.17%) CA Single Sign-On
9 3 (0.17%) Puppet
10 1 (0.058%) Control-M
10 1 (0.058%) HP SiteScope
10 1 (0.058%) OpenView
10 1 (0.058%) vRealize Orchestrator
10 1 (0.058%) yum
Vendors
1 391 (22.68%) Microsoft
2 78 (4.52%) Oracle
3 73 (4.23%) VMware
4 66 (3.83%) Google
5 56 (3.25%) SAP
6 40 (2.32%) Cisco
7 39 (2.26%) Citrix
8 37 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
9 22 (1.28%) IBM
10 19 (1.10%) hybris
11 17 (0.99%) Tableau
12 16 (0.93%) Informatica
13 15 (0.87%) MuleSoft
14 14 (0.81%) Workday
15 13 (0.75%) JD Edwards
15 13 (0.75%) WorldPay
16 12 (0.70%) ServiceNow
17 10 (0.58%) CA
18 9 (0.52%) Sage
18 9 (0.52%) TIBCO