Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Architecture
UK
6 months to
23 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 272 277 309
Rank change year-on-year +5 +32 +22
Permanent jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 706 1,479 1,698
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.11% 1.18% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 1.28% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 595 1,102 1,067
Median annual salary £75,000 £72,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +2.86% -5.41%
10th Percentile £50,000 £41,750 £42,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £106,125 £96,250
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 58,983 115,832 140,046
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.36% 92.10% 92.25%
Number of salaries quoted 47,558 92,842 111,829
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.52% +2.22% -

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +7 650 £75,000 +3.45% 103
UK excluding London +24 432 £70,000 +7.69% 85
London -6 243 £85,000 +1.49% 30
South East +49 151 £75,000 - 15
North of England +38 116 £75,000 +18.11% 27
North West +85 104 £75,000 +11.11% 11
Work from Home -79 75 £85,000 +95.40% 20
Midlands +41 69 £70,000 +0.72% 13
South West +1 53 £62,500 +13.64% 7
West Midlands +56 46 £70,000 - 7
Scotland +31 24 £60,000 +12.04% 8
East Midlands +43 23 £88,750 +77.50% 6
East of England +36 11 £95,000 +26.67% 9
Yorkshire -4 8 £72,787 +16.46% 13
Wales +26 4 £48,900 +12.41% 2
North East +7 4 £82,500 +89.66% 3
Northern Ireland - 4 £65,000 - 4

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 260 (36.83%) Azure
2 214 (30.31%) Agile Software Development
3 196 (27.76%) TOGAF
4 169 (23.94%) Finance
4 169 (23.94%) Microsoft
5 151 (21.39%) AWS
6 148 (20.96%) .NET
7 139 (19.69%) IT Strategy
8 114 (16.15%) Cybersecurity
9 113 (16.01%) Degree
10 101 (14.31%) SaaS
10 101 (14.31%) Management Information System
11 100 (14.16%) PaaS
12 98 (13.88%) Microservices
13 96 (13.60%) DevOps
14 93 (13.17%) Analytics
15 88 (12.46%) ITIL
16 81 (11.47%) Technical Architecture
17 79 (11.19%) IaaS
18 78 (11.05%) SQL
19 76 (10.76%) C#
19 76 (10.76%) Business Intelligence
20 75 (10.62%) Analytical Skills
21 72 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
22 71 (10.06%) Security Cleared
22 71 (10.06%) Technology Roadmap
23 69 (9.77%) Architecture Roadmap
23 69 (9.77%) SQL Server
24 68 (9.63%) Service Management
25 67 (9.49%) Kubernetes

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 52 (7.37%) SharePoint
2 14 (1.98%) CMS
3 12 (1.70%) Confluence
4 11 (1.56%) Drupal
5 10 (1.42%) OpenStack
6 9 (1.27%) IIS
6 9 (1.27%) SAS
6 9 (1.27%) Tomcat
6 9 (1.27%) WebSphere
7 8 (1.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 7 (0.99%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.42%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.28%) Camunda
10 2 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.28%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.14%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.14%) Documentum
11 1 (0.14%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (1.13%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.71%) MS Visio
2 5 (0.71%) OmniGraffle
3 4 (0.57%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (2.12%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 11 (1.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 8 (1.13%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (1.13%) SAP GTS
4 5 (0.71%) BigMachines
4 5 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.71%) SAP ERP
5 4 (0.57%) SAP CRM
6 3 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.42%) Maximo
7 2 (0.28%) Finacle
8 1 (0.14%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 260 (36.83%) Azure
2 151 (21.39%) AWS
3 101 (14.31%) SaaS
4 100 (14.16%) PaaS
5 79 (11.19%) IaaS
6 51 (7.22%) Office 365
7 26 (3.68%) Dynamics 365
8 24 (3.40%) Cloud Computing
9 22 (3.12%) GCP
10 21 (2.97%) Azure Active Directory
11 20 (2.83%) Power Platform
12 13 (1.84%) Serverless
13 10 (1.42%) OpenShift
14 9 (1.27%) Azure Functions
15 8 (1.13%) Azure Data Factory
16 6 (0.85%) GitHub
17 5 (0.71%) Amazon EKS
17 5 (0.71%) AWS Lambda
17 5 (0.71%) PowerApps
18 4 (0.57%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.11%) Firewall
2 28 (3.97%) Internet
3 22 (3.12%) WAN
4 19 (2.69%) Skype
5 17 (2.41%) LAN
6 16 (2.27%) DNS
7 15 (2.12%) VPN
8 13 (1.84%) Wireless
9 11 (1.56%) Software-Defined Networking
10 10 (1.42%) Network Security
11 9 (1.27%) TCP/IP
12 7 (0.99%) CTI
12 7 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (0.85%) NetScaler
13 6 (0.85%) WLAN
14 5 (0.71%) HTTP
15 4 (0.57%) SAN
16 3 (0.42%) PBX
17 2 (0.28%) DSL
17 2 (0.28%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (9.77%) SQL Server
2 67 (9.49%) Big Data
3 36 (5.10%) Data Lake
4 35 (4.96%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (2.83%) Redis
6 19 (2.69%) MySQL
7 16 (2.27%) Power BI
8 12 (1.70%) HDInsight
9 10 (1.42%) NoSQL
10 9 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
10 9 (1.27%) DB2
11 8 (1.13%) Azure SQL Database
11 8 (1.13%) Hadoop
11 8 (1.13%) MongoDB
12 7 (0.99%) Cosmos DB
12 7 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
13 6 (0.85%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 6 (0.85%) Blockchain
13 6 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (2.12%) JIRA
2 13 (1.84%) Visual Studio
3 12 (1.70%) Bitbucket
4 11 (1.56%) Jenkins
5 8 (1.13%) Rational DOORS
6 7 (0.99%) Git (software)
6 7 (0.99%) Metasploit
6 7 (0.99%) WebScarab
7 3 (0.42%) Maven
8 2 (0.28%) Artifactory
8 2 (0.28%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.28%) GitLab
8 2 (0.28%) Selenium
8 2 (0.28%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.28%) Storybook
8 2 (0.28%) Subversion
9 1 (0.14%) Gradle
9 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio Code
9 1 (0.14%) Zephyr
General
1 169 (23.94%) Finance
2 54 (7.65%) Marketing
3 50 (7.08%) Public Sector
4 46 (6.52%) Telecoms
5 38 (5.38%) Back Office
6 32 (4.53%) Electronics
7 29 (4.11%) Manufacturing
8 27 (3.82%) Retail
9 16 (2.27%) Local Government
10 15 (2.12%) Banking
10 15 (2.12%) Legal
11 5 (0.71%) Aerospace
11 5 (0.71%) Law
12 4 (0.57%) Avionics
12 4 (0.57%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.42%) Billing
13 3 (0.42%) Corporate Banking
13 3 (0.42%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.42%) Police
14 2 (0.28%) Housing Association
Job Titles
1 465 (65.86%) Architect
2 202 (28.61%) Solutions Architect
3 108 (15.30%) Enterprise Architect
4 69 (9.77%) Consultant
5 52 (7.37%) Azure Architect
6 49 (6.94%) Senior Architect
7 46 (6.52%) Cloud Architect
8 45 (6.37%) Data Architect
9 37 (5.24%) Security Architect
10 34 (4.82%) .NET Architect
10 34 (4.82%) Head of Architecture
11 33 (4.67%) .NET Solutions Architect
12 29 (4.11%) Senior Solutions Architect
12 29 (4.11%) Technical Architect
13 28 (3.97%) Technical Consultant
14 27 (3.82%) Digital Architect
15 23 (3.26%) Cloud Solutions Architect
16 22 (3.12%) Lead Architect
17 20 (2.83%) Developer
18 18 (2.55%) C# Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (20.96%) .NET
2 48 (6.80%) .NET Core
3 42 (5.95%) .NET Framework
4 33 (4.67%) CSS
5 23 (3.26%) Middleware
6 22 (3.12%) HTML
7 21 (2.97%) OpenID
7 21 (2.97%) React
8 20 (2.83%) ASP.NET Web API
9 18 (2.55%) ASP.NET
9 18 (2.55%) REST
9 18 (2.55%) Web Services
10 17 (2.41%) jQuery
11 16 (2.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 15 (2.12%) Entity Framework
12 15 (2.12%) RabbitMQ
12 15 (2.12%) XML
13 11 (1.56%) Spring
14 10 (1.42%) Kafka
15 9 (1.27%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 101 (14.31%) Management Information System
2 75 (10.62%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (6.23%) Data Centre
4 37 (5.24%) Public Cloud
5 31 (4.39%) Hybrid Cloud
6 25 (3.54%) Internet of Things
7 23 (3.26%) Enterprise Cloud
8 18 (2.55%) Self-Motivation
9 17 (2.41%) N-Tier
10 12 (1.70%) Cloud Native
10 12 (1.70%) Greenfield Project
11 10 (1.42%) Mobile App
12 9 (1.27%) Reinsurance
13 8 (1.13%) Life Science
13 8 (1.13%) Private Cloud
14 6 (0.85%) Data Structures
14 6 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (0.85%) PMI
14 6 (0.85%) User Experience
15 5 (0.71%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 47 (6.66%) Windows
2 24 (3.40%) Windows Server
3 19 (2.69%) Linux
4 12 (1.70%) Unix
5 7 (0.99%) VMS
6 4 (0.57%) Android
6 4 (0.57%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.14%) AIX
7 1 (0.14%) CentOS
7 1 (0.14%) Solaris
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (30.31%) Agile Software Development
2 196 (27.76%) TOGAF
3 139 (19.69%) IT Strategy
4 114 (16.15%) Cybersecurity
5 98 (13.88%) Microservices
6 96 (13.60%) DevOps
7 93 (13.17%) Analytics
8 88 (12.46%) ITIL
9 81 (11.47%) Technical Architecture
10 76 (10.76%) Business Intelligence
11 72 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
12 71 (10.06%) Technology Roadmap
13 69 (9.77%) Architecture Roadmap
14 68 (9.63%) Service Management
15 65 (9.21%) Project Management
16 63 (8.92%) Business Case
17 60 (8.50%) Zachman Framework
18 59 (8.36%) Migration
19 53 (7.51%) Scaled Agile Framework
20 52 (7.37%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 78 (11.05%) SQL
2 76 (10.76%) C#
3 58 (8.22%) Java
4 44 (6.23%) JavaScript
5 38 (5.38%) Python
6 37 (5.24%) C
7 25 (3.54%) PowerShell
8 23 (3.26%) R
9 7 (0.99%) C++
10 2 (0.28%) Go
10 2 (0.28%) TypeScript
10 2 (0.28%) VBA
11 1 (0.14%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.14%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.14%) HiveQL
11 1 (0.14%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.14%) Perl
11 1 (0.14%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.14%) Ruby
11 1 (0.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 113 (16.01%) Degree
2 71 (10.06%) Security Cleared
3 46 (6.52%) SC Cleared
4 34 (4.82%) CISSP
5 31 (4.39%) TOGAF Certification
6 23 (3.26%) CISM
6 23 (3.26%) DV Cleared
7 21 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (1.84%) CCNA
8 13 (1.84%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (1.84%) PMI Certification
9 12 (1.70%) CISA
9 12 (1.70%) MCSE
10 7 (0.99%) AWS Certification
10 7 (0.99%) CCNP
10 7 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (0.99%) PMP
11 5 (0.71%) MCSA
11 5 (0.71%) MCTS
12 4 (0.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (7.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (3.54%) GDPR
3 16 (2.27%) NIST
4 15 (2.12%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 13 (1.84%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 12 (1.70%) COBIT
6 12 (1.70%) Data Quality
7 11 (1.56%) PCI DSS
8 9 (1.27%) Cyber Essentials
8 9 (1.27%) GAMP
8 9 (1.27%) HIPAA
8 9 (1.27%) PMO
8 9 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 6 (0.85%) SLA
10 3 (0.42%) QA
System Software
1 52 (7.37%) Docker
2 46 (6.52%) Active Directory
3 11 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (1.42%) Forefront TMG
4 10 (1.42%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.14%) HDFS
5 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.14%) Platform Symphony
5 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 67 (9.49%) Kubernetes
2 32 (4.53%) Terraform
3 14 (1.98%) MIIS
4 12 (1.70%) Ansible
5 7 (0.99%) Core Impact
5 7 (0.99%) Nessus
5 7 (0.99%) Nexpose
6 6 (0.85%) CASB
6 6 (0.85%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (0.57%) SELinux
8 2 (0.28%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (0.28%) Grafana
8 2 (0.28%) Prometheus
8 2 (0.28%) SCCM
8 2 (0.28%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.14%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 169 (23.94%) Microsoft
2 56 (7.93%) SAP
3 39 (5.52%) Salesforce.com
4 38 (5.38%) Oracle
4 38 (5.38%) Sparx
5 32 (4.53%) Cisco
6 30 (4.25%) Databricks
7 24 (3.40%) VMware
8 23 (3.26%) Nintex
9 20 (2.83%) PeopleSoft
10 19 (2.69%) MuleSoft
11 18 (2.55%) Atlassian
11 18 (2.55%) IBM
12 12 (1.70%) Adobe
12 12 (1.70%) OpenText
12 12 (1.70%) ServiceNow
12 12 (1.70%) Zuora
13 11 (1.56%) Google
14 10 (1.42%) Siebel
15 9 (1.27%) Informatica