Period
to 9 August 2020

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 9 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Architecture
UK
6 months to
9 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 283 275 318
Rank change year-on-year -8 +43 +8
Permanent jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 714 1,738 1,799
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.10% 1.21% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 1.31% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 595 1,177 1,298
Median annual salary £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £48,300 £42,500 £45,750
90th Percentile £103,250 £107,500 £110,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% - +8.00%

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 59,928 132,458 156,663
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.26% 92.19% 91.95%
Number of salaries quoted 47,919 104,368 124,810
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 9 August 2020.

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 9 August 2020. 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 -7 668 £70,000 -6.67% 67
UK excluding London +58 424 £70,000 +3.70% 51
London -65 264 £80,000 -6.98% 22
North of England +97 116 £70,000 +3.70% 16
North West +98 107 £70,000 +3.70% 12
South East +51 104 £82,500 +14.58% 11
South West +41 78 £57,500 -4.17% 5
Midlands +62 67 £66,721 -4.68% 9
West Midlands +58 56 £66,471 -8.32% 4
Work from Home +43 39 £72,500 +31.82%
East of England +71 35 £80,000 +12.28% 4
Scotland +63 20 £57,750 +28.33% 5
East Midlands +60 11 £70,000 +4.48% 5
Yorkshire +74 9 £57,500 -11.54% 3
Wales +26 4 £45,000 +5.88% 1

For the 6 months to 9 August 2020, 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.

1 232 (32.49%) Azure
2 225 (31.51%) Finance
3 218 (30.53%) TOGAF
4 213 (29.83%) Agile Software Development
5 169 (23.67%) Microsoft
6 148 (20.73%) .NET
7 141 (19.75%) IT Strategy
8 136 (19.05%) ITIL
9 120 (16.81%) AWS
10 113 (15.83%) Degree
11 107 (14.99%) DevOps
12 97 (13.59%) Analytical Skills
13 93 (13.03%) Business Intelligence
14 91 (12.75%) Analytics
15 90 (12.61%) SaaS
16 84 (11.76%) Java
17 82 (11.48%) Project Management
18 81 (11.34%) PaaS
18 81 (11.34%) Cybersecurity
19 80 (11.20%) Big Data
20 79 (11.06%) Microservices
20 79 (11.06%) SQL
21 78 (10.92%) IaaS
21 78 (10.92%) Problem-Solving
22 75 (10.50%) SQL Server
23 74 (10.36%) Technical Architecture
24 68 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
25 67 (9.38%) Security Cleared
25 67 (9.38%) Software Engineering
26 64 (8.96%) Information Security

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 33 (4.62%) WebSphere
2 32 (4.48%) IIS
3 21 (2.94%) SharePoint
4 20 (2.80%) SAS
5 19 (2.66%) Tomcat
6 13 (1.82%) CMS
7 11 (1.54%) Apache Spark
8 7 (0.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (0.84%) Confluence
10 4 (0.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (0.56%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.42%) ArcGIS
11 3 (0.42%) Drupal
11 3 (0.42%) JBoss
11 3 (0.42%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.28%) Jupyter
13 1 (0.14%) Apache
13 1 (0.14%) CICS
13 1 (0.14%) MQSeries
Applications
1 13 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.28%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 22 (3.08%) Remedy ITSM
2 18 (2.52%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 15 (2.10%) SAP GTS
4 6 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.42%) Maximo
5 3 (0.42%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (0.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.28%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.14%) BigMachines
7 1 (0.14%) FLEXCUBE
7 1 (0.14%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.14%) PolarLake
7 1 (0.14%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.14%) SAP PM
7 1 (0.14%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 232 (32.49%) Azure
2 120 (16.81%) AWS
3 90 (12.61%) SaaS
4 81 (11.34%) PaaS
5 78 (10.92%) IaaS
6 46 (6.44%) Office 365
7 28 (3.92%) GCP
8 27 (3.78%) Cloud Computing
9 19 (2.66%) Power Platform
10 13 (1.82%) Serverless
11 9 (1.26%) Dynamics 365
12 5 (0.70%) Azure Data Factory
12 5 (0.70%) GitHub
13 4 (0.56%) Amazon EMR
13 4 (0.56%) Amazon S3
13 4 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
13 4 (0.56%) Logic Apps
14 3 (0.42%) Apigee
14 3 (0.42%) G Suite
14 3 (0.42%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 37 (5.18%) Internet
2 33 (4.62%) Firewall
3 25 (3.50%) Wireless
4 21 (2.94%) Skype
5 17 (2.38%) DNS
6 14 (1.96%) WAN
7 13 (1.82%) LAN
8 10 (1.40%) Network Security
9 6 (0.84%) FTP
9 6 (0.84%) HTTP
9 6 (0.84%) MPLS
9 6 (0.84%) NetScaler
9 6 (0.84%) WLAN
10 5 (0.70%) Software-Defined Networking
10 5 (0.70%) VoIP
10 5 (0.70%) VPN
11 4 (0.56%) CTI
11 4 (0.56%) DHCP
11 4 (0.56%) TCP/IP
11 4 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (11.20%) Big Data
2 75 (10.50%) SQL Server
3 47 (6.58%) Data Lake
4 36 (5.04%) Data Warehouse
5 31 (4.34%) MySQL
6 20 (2.80%) HDInsight
7 18 (2.52%) BusinessObjects
8 17 (2.38%) DB2
9 14 (1.96%) Power BI
10 10 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (1.26%) Azure SQL Database
11 9 (1.26%) NoSQL
12 8 (1.12%) Data Mining
12 8 (1.12%) MongoDB
13 7 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (0.84%) Hadoop
14 6 (0.84%) Relational Database
14 6 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 5 (0.70%) IBM InfoSphere
16 4 (0.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (1.96%) Git (software)
1 14 (1.96%) Jenkins
2 9 (1.26%) ERwin
2 9 (1.26%) JIRA
2 9 (1.26%) Visual Studio
3 8 (1.12%) Rational DOORS
4 7 (0.98%) Visual Studio Code
5 6 (0.84%) Maven
6 5 (0.70%) ER Studio
6 5 (0.70%) GDB
6 5 (0.70%) Sourcetree
7 4 (0.56%) Metasploit
7 4 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (0.56%) WebScarab
8 3 (0.42%) Ant
8 3 (0.42%) Bitbucket
8 3 (0.42%) Gradle
8 3 (0.42%) Subversion
8 3 (0.42%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (0.28%) CF BOSH
General
1 225 (31.51%) Finance
2 63 (8.82%) Public Sector
3 43 (6.02%) Banking
3 43 (6.02%) Retail
4 38 (5.32%) Local Government
5 32 (4.48%) Marketing
6 31 (4.34%) Electronics
6 31 (4.34%) Telecoms
7 29 (4.06%) Manufacturing
8 18 (2.52%) Front Office
9 14 (1.96%) Legal
10 10 (1.40%) Back Office
11 8 (1.12%) Investment Banking
11 8 (1.12%) Law
12 7 (0.98%) Digital Economy
13 6 (0.84%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.70%) Police
15 4 (0.56%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.56%) Fire and Rescue
16 3 (0.42%) Housing Association
Job Titles
1 458 (64.15%) Architect
2 210 (29.41%) Solutions Architect
3 96 (13.45%) Enterprise Architect
4 78 (10.92%) Cloud Architect
5 50 (7.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 45 (6.30%) Security Architect
7 44 (6.16%) Azure Architect
8 43 (6.02%) Consultant
8 43 (6.02%) Senior Architect
9 40 (5.60%) Data Architect
10 34 (4.76%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
11 30 (4.20%) Technical Architect
12 28 (3.92%) Analyst
12 28 (3.92%) Developer
13 27 (3.78%) AWS Architect
14 25 (3.50%) Infrastructure Architect
15 19 (2.66%) Lead Architect
16 17 (2.38%) .NET Solutions Architect
16 17 (2.38%) Senior Solutions Architect
16 17 (2.38%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (20.73%) .NET
2 33 (4.62%) .NET Core
3 28 (3.92%) ASP.NET
4 26 (3.64%) HTML
5 24 (3.36%) Web Services
6 22 (3.08%) ASP.NET Core
7 21 (2.94%) Middleware
7 21 (2.94%) OAuth
8 16 (2.24%) CSS
8 16 (2.24%) OpenID
8 16 (2.24%) WebSphere MQ
9 14 (1.96%) LDAP
9 14 (1.96%) REST
10 13 (1.82%) Node.js
10 13 (1.82%) Spring
11 12 (1.68%) Kafka
12 11 (1.54%) JSON
12 11 (1.54%) SAML
13 10 (1.40%) .NET Framework
14 8 (1.12%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 97 (13.59%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (8.40%) Management Information System
3 42 (5.88%) Public Cloud
4 29 (4.06%) Greenfield Project
5 28 (3.92%) Internet of Things
6 22 (3.08%) Mobile App
7 17 (2.38%) Data Centre
8 16 (2.24%) Cloud Native
8 16 (2.24%) Hybrid Cloud
8 16 (2.24%) Private Cloud
9 9 (1.26%) CESG
9 9 (1.26%) Self-Motivation
9 9 (1.26%) User Experience
10 8 (1.12%) Algorithms
10 8 (1.12%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 8 (1.12%) Replication
10 8 (1.12%) VHDL
11 7 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (0.98%) Linux Command Line
12 6 (0.84%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 62 (8.68%) Windows
2 39 (5.46%) Windows Server
3 38 (5.32%) Linux
4 21 (2.94%) Unix
5 7 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (0.84%) Oracle Linux
6 6 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.42%) Android
8 2 (0.28%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.14%) CentOS
9 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (0.14%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (30.53%) TOGAF
2 213 (29.83%) Agile Software Development
3 141 (19.75%) IT Strategy
4 136 (19.05%) ITIL
5 107 (14.99%) DevOps
6 93 (13.03%) Business Intelligence
7 91 (12.75%) Analytics
8 82 (11.48%) Project Management
9 81 (11.34%) Cybersecurity
10 79 (11.06%) Microservices
11 78 (10.92%) Problem-Solving
12 74 (10.36%) Technical Architecture
13 68 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
14 67 (9.38%) Software Engineering
15 64 (8.96%) Information Security
15 64 (8.96%) Migration
16 58 (8.12%) Zachman Framework
17 57 (7.98%) Architecture Roadmap
17 57 (7.98%) Scrum
17 57 (7.98%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 84 (11.76%) Java
2 79 (11.06%) SQL
3 61 (8.54%) C#
4 59 (8.26%) Python
5 35 (4.90%) JavaScript
5 35 (4.90%) R
6 32 (4.48%) C
7 20 (2.80%) PowerShell
8 15 (2.10%) T-SQL
9 12 (1.68%) C++
10 8 (1.12%) PHP
10 8 (1.12%) Scala
11 7 (0.98%) VB.NET
12 5 (0.70%) Bash Shell
12 5 (0.70%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.42%) Apex Code
13 3 (0.42%) Ruby
13 3 (0.42%) SOQL
14 2 (0.28%) Delphi
14 2 (0.28%) Go
Qualifications
1 113 (15.83%) Degree
2 67 (9.38%) Security Cleared
3 33 (4.62%) TOGAF Certification
4 31 (4.34%) SC Cleared
5 22 (3.08%) CISSP
5 22 (3.08%) DV Cleared
6 15 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (1.96%) CISM
7 14 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
8 10 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (1.40%) MCSE
9 9 (1.26%) AWS Certification
9 9 (1.26%) CESG Certified Professional
10 7 (0.98%) CISA
10 7 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.84%) IISP
11 6 (0.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 5 (0.70%) DBS Check
12 5 (0.70%) MCTS
12 5 (0.70%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (5.04%) QA
2 26 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (3.50%) COBIT
4 18 (2.52%) GDPR
4 18 (2.52%) NIST
5 13 (1.82%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 10 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 9 (1.26%) Data Quality
7 9 (1.26%) JSP 440
8 8 (1.12%) NIST 800
8 8 (1.12%) PCI DSS
9 6 (0.84%) PMO
10 5 (0.70%) AICPA
11 3 (0.42%) SLA
12 2 (0.28%) Cyber Essentials
12 2 (0.28%) GAMP
12 2 (0.28%) HIPAA
12 2 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 1 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 1 (0.14%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 36 (5.04%) Active Directory
2 27 (3.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (2.94%) Forefront TMG
3 21 (2.94%) ISA Server
4 16 (2.24%) Docker
5 13 (1.82%) vSphere
6 7 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (0.84%) NFS
8 2 (0.28%) vCloud
8 2 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (2.10%) Kubernetes
2 8 (1.12%) SELinux
3 7 (0.98%) Single Sign-On
3 7 (0.98%) Terraform
4 5 (0.70%) Ansible
4 5 (0.70%) CA Single Sign-On
4 5 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.70%) Puppet
5 4 (0.56%) Core Impact
5 4 (0.56%) Nessus
5 4 (0.56%) Nexpose
6 2 (0.28%) Amdocs OSS
6 2 (0.28%) Scalr
6 2 (0.28%) SCCM
7 1 (0.14%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.14%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.14%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.14%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 169 (23.67%) Microsoft
2 56 (7.84%) Sparx
3 50 (7.00%) Oracle
4 45 (6.30%) SAP
5 43 (6.02%) Databricks
6 38 (5.32%) Cisco
7 37 (5.18%) IBM
8 31 (4.34%) VMware
9 23 (3.22%) Google
10 22 (3.08%) HP
10 22 (3.08%) Informatica
10 22 (3.08%) Remedy
11 19 (2.66%) CA
12 18 (2.52%) BiZZdesign
13 17 (2.38%) Hyperion
13 17 (2.38%) PeopleSoft
13 17 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
13 17 (2.38%) ServiceNow
14 16 (2.24%) Siebel
15 15 (2.10%) MuleSoft