Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Architecture
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 302 316 318
Rank change year-on-year +14 +2 +31
Permanent jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 1,782 1,853 1,964
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.08% 1.06% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 1.16% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1,171 1,293 1,534
UK median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% - +1.45%
10th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £45,750
90th Percentile £102,500 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% -3.85% +4.00%

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 149,998 160,045 173,871
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.04% 91.56% 90.88%
Number of salaries quoted 119,325 126,229 144,731
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +15 1,686 £75,000 +7.14% 179
UK excluding London +75 1,088 £67,500 +8.00% 152
London -58 646 £80,000 - 50
South East +101 433 £72,500 +16.00% 36
North of England +15 228 £65,000 - 40
Midlands +52 187 £77,500 +19.23% 14
South West +50 145 £55,000 +17.02% 26
West Midlands +48 129 £77,500 +19.23% 11
North West +28 120 £60,000 +4.35% 18
Yorkshire +12 105 £65,000 - 21
East of England -7 63 £75,000 +9.09% 13
East Midlands +27 58 £90,000 +38.46% 3
Scotland +7 54 £42,000 -37.78% 20
Wales -21 7 £54,825 +9.01%
Northern Ireland +11 5 £60,000 -14.29% 3
North East -27 3 £55,000 -19.72% 1

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 744 (41.75%) Agile Software Development
2 674 (37.82%) TOGAF
3 484 (27.16%) Finance
4 446 (25.03%) Microsoft Azure
5 404 (22.67%) Amazon AWS
6 380 (21.32%) Microsoft
7 356 (19.98%) Degree
8 332 (18.63%) IT Strategy
9 322 (18.07%) .NET
10 305 (17.12%) Project Management
11 271 (15.21%) SQL Server
12 266 (14.93%) C#
13 252 (14.14%) SQL
14 244 (13.69%) SOA
15 239 (13.41%) Zachman Framework
16 236 (13.24%) Waterfall
17 235 (13.19%) Problem-Solving
18 234 (13.13%) Security Cleared
19 230 (12.91%) Technical Architecture
19 230 (12.91%) Microservices
20 209 (11.73%) CRM
20 209 (11.73%) Java
21 202 (11.34%) Web Services
22 199 (11.17%) JavaScript
23 191 (10.72%) Analytical Skills
24 190 (10.66%) Stakeholder Management
25 189 (10.61%) Business Analysis
26 188 (10.55%) Management Information System
27 187 (10.49%) ITIL
28 179 (10.04%) DevOps

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
1 153 (8.59%) SharePoint
2 50 (2.81%) MS Exchange
3 37 (2.08%) CMS
4 33 (1.85%) WebSphere
5 29 (1.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 22 (1.23%) JBoss
7 21 (1.18%) IIS
8 20 (1.12%) WebLogic
9 19 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
9 19 (1.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 18 (1.01%) IBM Notes
11 17 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
12 16 (0.90%) Apache
12 16 (0.90%) SAS
13 15 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
14 11 (0.62%) WebSphere Application Server
15 10 (0.56%) Skype for Business
16 9 (0.51%) Apache Spark
17 7 (0.39%) Cloud Foundry
17 7 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 32 (1.80%) Microsoft Office
2 31 (1.74%) Microsoft Project
3 20 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
4 18 (1.01%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.51%) SPSS
6 2 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.056%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 83 (4.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.95%) Concordance
2 17 (0.95%) Relativity
3 14 (0.79%) Scribe Insight
4 11 (0.62%) Oracle ERP
5 10 (0.56%) SAP S/4HANA
6 8 (0.45%) Distributed Ledger
6 8 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
7 7 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
8 6 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
9 5 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (0.28%) Eagle PACE
9 5 (0.28%) Front Arena
9 5 (0.28%) SAP MDG
9 5 (0.28%) thinkFolio
10 4 (0.22%) SAP ERP
11 3 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
11 3 (0.17%) SAP CRM
12 2 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
12 2 (0.11%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 446 (25.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 404 (22.67%) Amazon AWS
3 133 (7.46%) SaaS
4 132 (7.41%) PaaS
5 126 (7.07%) Office 365
6 73 (4.10%) IaaS
7 43 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
8 32 (1.80%) Google Cloud Platform
9 23 (1.29%) Serverless
10 20 (1.12%) Amazon Kinesis
11 19 (1.07%) AWS CloudFormation
11 19 (1.07%) IBM Cloud
12 18 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
12 18 (1.01%) Amazon S3
13 17 (0.95%) Amazon SQS
13 17 (0.95%) AWS Lambda
13 17 (0.95%) Azure Active Directory
14 16 (0.90%) BPaaS
15 15 (0.84%) Amazon EMR
16 11 (0.62%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 95 (5.33%) Firewall
2 82 (4.60%) Network Security
3 55 (3.09%) Software-Defined Networking
4 48 (2.69%) WAN
5 45 (2.53%) LAN
6 36 (2.02%) Unified Communications
7 35 (1.96%) Internet
8 27 (1.52%) Intrusion Detection
9 18 (1.01%) MPLS
10 17 (0.95%) Intranet
10 17 (0.95%) VSAN
11 14 (0.79%) Skype
11 14 (0.79%) VPN
12 13 (0.73%) VoIP
13 12 (0.67%) CTI
14 11 (0.62%) DNS
14 11 (0.62%) Ethernet
15 9 (0.51%) DHCP
16 8 (0.45%) SAN
17 6 (0.34%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 271 (15.21%) SQL Server
2 167 (9.37%) Big Data
3 75 (4.21%) Data Warehouse
4 60 (3.37%) Hadoop
5 50 (2.81%) NoSQL
6 41 (2.30%) Relational Database
7 35 (1.96%) Oracle Exadata
8 29 (1.63%) Blockchain
9 28 (1.57%) SAP BW
9 28 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 27 (1.52%) RDBMS
11 25 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 24 (1.35%) SAP HANA
13 23 (1.29%) BusinessObjects
14 22 (1.23%) Amazon Redshift
15 20 (1.12%) MongoDB
16 16 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
17 15 (0.84%) Cosmos DB
18 13 (0.73%) Apache Cassandra
19 11 (0.62%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 101 (5.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 55 (3.09%) Visual Studio Team System
3 53 (2.97%) Git (software)
4 41 (2.30%) Jenkins
5 26 (1.46%) Jasmine
6 25 (1.40%) Selenium
7 23 (1.29%) Maven
8 21 (1.18%) Visual Studio
9 20 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 20 (1.12%) JIRA
10 19 (1.07%) SpecFlow
10 19 (1.07%) Subversion
11 18 (1.01%) gulp
12 15 (0.84%) Karma Test Runner
13 13 (0.73%) Vagrant
14 10 (0.56%) NUnit
14 10 (0.56%) ReSharper
15 9 (0.51%) Rational Rose
15 9 (0.51%) Sonatype Nexus
15 9 (0.51%) Xcode
General
1 484 (27.16%) Finance
2 113 (6.34%) Marketing
3 103 (5.78%) Retail
4 100 (5.61%) Banking
5 51 (2.86%) Legal
6 42 (2.36%) Front Office
7 41 (2.30%) Telecoms
8 28 (1.57%) Advertising
9 27 (1.52%) Law
10 23 (1.29%) Investment Banking
11 18 (1.01%) Publishing
12 16 (0.90%) Automotive
13 15 (0.84%) Back Office
13 15 (0.84%) Financial Institution
14 14 (0.79%) Manufacturing
14 14 (0.79%) Retail Banking
15 12 (0.67%) Electronics
16 11 (0.62%) Local Government
17 10 (0.56%) Games
18 8 (0.45%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1,114 (62.51%) Architect
2 462 (25.93%) Solutions Architect
3 264 (14.81%) Enterprise Architect
4 132 (7.41%) Technical Architect
5 118 (6.62%) Lead Architect
6 111 (6.23%) Developer
7 99 (5.56%) Cloud Architect
8 94 (5.27%) Data Architect
9 90 (5.05%) Analyst
10 86 (4.83%) Consultant
11 53 (2.97%) Business Analyst
12 49 (2.75%) Lead Solutions Architect
13 43 (2.41%) Head of Architecture
14 41 (2.30%) Cloud Solutions Architect
15 40 (2.24%) Designer
15 40 (2.24%) Technical Leader
16 38 (2.13%) .NET Developer
16 38 (2.13%) C# Developer
16 38 (2.13%) Digital Architect
16 38 (2.13%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 322 (18.07%) .NET
2 202 (11.34%) Web Services
3 128 (7.18%) CSS
4 112 (6.29%) React
5 101 (5.67%) AngularJS
6 99 (5.56%) jQuery
7 97 (5.44%) Middleware
8 94 (5.27%) Entity Framework
9 91 (5.11%) ASP.NET Web API
10 80 (4.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 79 (4.43%) .NET Framework
12 74 (4.15%) HTML
12 74 (4.15%) REST
13 68 (3.82%) ASP.NET
14 58 (3.25%) .NET Core
14 58 (3.25%) Spring
15 56 (3.14%) J2EE
16 47 (2.64%) SOAP
17 43 (2.41%) Node.js
18 40 (2.24%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 191 (10.72%) Analytical Skills
2 188 (10.55%) Management Information System
3 114 (6.40%) Data Centre
4 110 (6.17%) Computer Science
5 108 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
5 108 (6.06%) Self-Motivation
6 90 (5.05%) N-Tier
7 79 (4.43%) Mobile App
8 77 (4.32%) Hybrid Cloud
9 68 (3.82%) User Experience
10 47 (2.64%) Greenfield Project
11 42 (2.36%) PMI
12 37 (2.08%) Mainframe
13 31 (1.74%) FMCG
14 30 (1.68%) Blackberry
15 28 (1.57%) Enterprise Cloud
16 27 (1.52%) Fintech
17 26 (1.46%) Public Cloud
18 24 (1.35%) Social Media
19 22 (1.23%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 171 (9.60%) Windows
2 110 (6.17%) Linux
3 95 (5.33%) Windows Server
4 82 (4.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 54 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 37 (2.08%) Android
7 30 (1.68%) Apple iOS
8 28 (1.57%) Windows 10
9 25 (1.40%) Windows 7
10 23 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (0.84%) Unix
12 7 (0.39%) CentOS
13 4 (0.22%) Nucleus RTOS
13 4 (0.22%) Windows Phone
14 3 (0.17%) AIX
14 3 (0.17%) VMS
15 1 (0.056%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.056%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 744 (41.75%) Agile Software Development
2 674 (37.82%) TOGAF
3 332 (18.63%) IT Strategy
4 305 (17.12%) Project Management
5 244 (13.69%) SOA
6 239 (13.41%) Zachman Framework
7 236 (13.24%) Waterfall
8 235 (13.19%) Problem-Solving
9 230 (12.91%) Microservices
9 230 (12.91%) Technical Architecture
10 209 (11.73%) CRM
11 190 (10.66%) Stakeholder Management
12 189 (10.61%) Business Analysis
13 187 (10.49%) ITIL
14 179 (10.04%) DevOps
15 160 (8.98%) UML
16 156 (8.75%) PRINCE2
17 152 (8.53%) Scrum
18 151 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
19 150 (8.42%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 266 (14.93%) C#
2 252 (14.14%) SQL
3 209 (11.73%) Java
4 199 (11.17%) JavaScript
5 77 (4.32%) Python
5 77 (4.32%) T-SQL
6 66 (3.70%) PowerShell
7 64 (3.59%) C
8 27 (1.52%) C++
9 20 (1.12%) Scala
9 20 (1.12%) Shell Script
10 19 (1.07%) Java 8
10 19 (1.07%) Objective-C
10 19 (1.07%) PL/SQL
11 14 (0.79%) Apple Swift
11 14 (0.79%) TypeScript
12 13 (0.73%) Ruby
13 10 (0.56%) Bash Shell
13 10 (0.56%) VBScript
14 8 (0.45%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 356 (19.98%) Degree
2 234 (13.13%) Security Cleared
3 113 (6.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 98 (5.50%) TOGAF Certification
5 86 (4.83%) SC Cleared
6 81 (4.55%) MCSE
7 61 (3.42%) Computer Science Degree
8 47 (2.64%) MCP
9 45 (2.53%) PMI Certification
10 44 (2.47%) CISSP
11 37 (2.08%) DV Cleared
12 25 (1.40%) CISM
13 22 (1.23%) MCSA
14 21 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
15 20 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
16 18 (1.01%) CESG Certified Professional
16 18 (1.01%) Master's Degree
17 15 (0.84%) APMP
17 15 (0.84%) CREST Certified
17 15 (0.84%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (4.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 75 (4.21%) QA
3 73 (4.10%) GDPR
4 47 (2.64%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 34 (1.91%) Cyber Essentials
6 23 (1.29%) COBIT
7 22 (1.23%) Data Quality
8 20 (1.12%) PMO
9 15 (0.84%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 15 (0.84%) SLA
10 14 (0.79%) SEPA
11 7 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 7 (0.39%) PCI DSS
12 6 (0.34%) ISO 20022
13 4 (0.22%) Government Security Classifications
13 4 (0.22%) JSP 440
14 2 (0.11%) COSO
14 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 1 (0.056%) ISO 8583
15 1 (0.056%) MiFID
System Software
1 140 (7.86%) Active Directory
2 92 (5.16%) Docker
3 82 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 72 (4.04%) Virtual Desktop
5 22 (1.23%) vSphere
6 15 (0.84%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.28%) XenApp
8 1 (0.056%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.056%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.056%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.056%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 49 (2.75%) SCCM
2 42 (2.36%) vRealize
3 37 (2.08%) Kubernetes
4 32 (1.80%) SCOM
5 30 (1.68%) Terraform
6 26 (1.46%) Ansible
6 26 (1.46%) Puppet
7 14 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (0.56%) Salt
9 6 (0.34%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
10 5 (0.28%) EMC NetWorker
10 5 (0.28%) Single Sign-On
11 4 (0.22%) Docker Swarm
11 4 (0.22%) HP SiteScope
11 4 (0.22%) Nagios
11 4 (0.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 3 (0.17%) QRadar
13 2 (0.11%) Backup Exec
13 2 (0.11%) FortiGate
13 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 380 (21.32%) Microsoft
2 123 (6.90%) SAP
3 110 (6.17%) Oracle
4 89 (4.99%) VMware
5 62 (3.48%) Cisco
6 58 (3.25%) IBM
7 57 (3.20%) Nintex
8 53 (2.97%) Salesforce.com
9 51 (2.86%) Citrix
10 39 (2.19%) Google
11 32 (1.80%) Red Hat
12 24 (1.35%) Tableau
13 19 (1.07%) Xamarin
14 18 (1.01%) Informatica
14 18 (1.01%) Lotus
15 17 (0.95%) Nuix
16 16 (0.90%) ServiceNow
17 15 (0.84%) CheckPoint
17 15 (0.84%) Cloudera
17 15 (0.84%) Talend