Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Architecture
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 249 247 316
Rank change year-on-year -2 +69 +11
Permanent jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 634 1,814 1,770
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.29% 1.33% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 1.44% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 542 1,276 1,188
Median annual salary £70,000 £72,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.45% - +3.57%
10th Percentile £50,000 £41,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £107,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -3.70% +3.85%

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 45,275 126,161 151,489
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.45% 92.22% 91.92%
Number of salaries quoted 37,306 99,350 120,587
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,948 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,118 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.15% - +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 22 October 2020.

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 22 October 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 +7 592 £70,000 -3.45% 97
UK excluding London +50 401 £70,000 +7.69% 66
London -30 216 £80,000 -5.88% 38
North of England +97 121 £70,000 +7.69% 21
North West +123 114 £70,000 +3.70% 16
South East +79 108 £75,000 +3.45% 20
Midlands +75 77 £70,000 - 11
West Midlands +83 65 £70,000 - 5
South West +23 56 £60,000 +14.29% 2
Work from Home -28 46 £72,500 +61.11% 9
Scotland +53 21 £55,500 +3.64% 5
East Midlands +58 12 £33,750 -32.50% 6
East of England +61 11 £65,000 -5.45% 5
Yorkshire +43 6 £65,750 +5.20% 4
Wales +22 4 £45,000 +3.45% 1
Northern Ireland - 3 £65,000 - 1
North East +3 1 £42,000 -3.45% 1

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 253 (39.91%) Azure
2 182 (28.71%) TOGAF
3 179 (28.23%) Agile Software Development
4 168 (26.50%) Finance
5 161 (25.39%) Microsoft
6 143 (22.56%) .NET
7 123 (19.40%) IT Strategy
8 114 (17.98%) ITIL
9 105 (16.56%) SaaS
10 100 (15.77%) AWS
11 99 (15.62%) PaaS
12 94 (14.83%) Degree
13 92 (14.51%) DevOps
14 90 (14.20%) Cybersecurity
15 88 (13.88%) Big Data
16 86 (13.56%) IaaS
17 83 (13.09%) Microservices
18 81 (12.78%) Business Intelligence
19 78 (12.30%) Security Cleared
19 78 (12.30%) Analytics
20 73 (11.51%) Analytical Skills
21 70 (11.04%) Technical Architecture
22 69 (10.88%) SQL Server
22 69 (10.88%) C#
22 69 (10.88%) Management Information System
23 67 (10.57%) Migration
23 67 (10.57%) Stakeholder Management
23 67 (10.57%) Project Management
23 67 (10.57%) SQL
24 65 (10.25%) Zachman 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 26 (4.10%) SharePoint
2 24 (3.79%) WebSphere
3 18 (2.84%) Tomcat
4 17 (2.68%) IIS
5 15 (2.37%) SAS
6 5 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (0.63%) ArcGIS
8 3 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.47%) JBoss
8 3 (0.47%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.32%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.32%) CMS
9 2 (0.32%) Mule
9 2 (0.32%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.16%) CICS
10 1 (0.16%) Documentum
10 1 (0.16%) Headless CMS
10 1 (0.16%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.16%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (2.05%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 26 (4.10%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 17 (2.68%) Remedy ITSM
3 15 (2.37%) SAP GTS
4 5 (0.79%) BigMachines
5 4 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.63%) Maximo
6 2 (0.32%) Finacle
7 1 (0.16%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.16%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.16%) PolarLake
7 1 (0.16%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.16%) SAP PM
7 1 (0.16%) SAP PP
7 1 (0.16%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 253 (39.91%) Azure
2 105 (16.56%) SaaS
3 100 (15.77%) AWS
4 99 (15.62%) PaaS
5 86 (13.56%) IaaS
6 33 (5.21%) Office 365
7 30 (4.73%) Cloud Computing
8 24 (3.79%) GCP
9 23 (3.63%) Dynamics 365
10 20 (3.15%) Power Platform
11 8 (1.26%) Serverless
12 6 (0.95%) Azure Active Directory
12 6 (0.95%) Azure Data Factory
12 6 (0.95%) GitHub
13 5 (0.79%) OpenShift
14 4 (0.63%) Logic Apps
15 3 (0.47%) Azure Functions
15 3 (0.47%) G Suite
15 3 (0.47%) PowerApps
16 2 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 38 (5.99%) Internet
2 30 (4.73%) Skype
3 23 (3.63%) Wireless
4 19 (3.00%) Firewall
4 19 (3.00%) WAN
5 18 (2.84%) LAN
6 10 (1.58%) Software-Defined Networking
7 8 (1.26%) TCP/IP
8 7 (1.10%) CTI
8 7 (1.10%) DNS
8 7 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (0.95%) NetScaler
9 6 (0.95%) WLAN
10 5 (0.79%) Network Security
11 4 (0.63%) SAN
12 3 (0.47%) HTTP
12 3 (0.47%) VoIP
12 3 (0.47%) VPN
13 2 (0.32%) FTP
13 2 (0.32%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (13.88%) Big Data
2 69 (10.88%) SQL Server
3 46 (7.26%) Data Lake
4 28 (4.42%) Data Warehouse
5 25 (3.94%) MySQL
6 20 (3.15%) HDInsight
7 17 (2.68%) DB2
8 16 (2.52%) BusinessObjects
9 14 (2.21%) Power BI
10 11 (1.74%) NoSQL
11 8 (1.26%) Azure SQL Database
11 8 (1.26%) MongoDB
11 8 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (1.10%) Redis
13 6 (0.95%) Tableau
14 5 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (0.63%) OLAP
16 3 (0.47%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
16 3 (0.47%) Hadoop
16 3 (0.47%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (2.05%) Jenkins
2 11 (1.74%) Git (software)
3 9 (1.42%) Visual Studio
4 7 (1.10%) Metasploit
4 7 (1.10%) WebScarab
5 5 (0.79%) Rational DOORS
6 4 (0.63%) Maven
7 3 (0.47%) Ant
7 3 (0.47%) ERwin
7 3 (0.47%) Gradle
7 3 (0.47%) JIRA
7 3 (0.47%) Subversion
8 2 (0.32%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.32%) ER Studio
8 2 (0.32%) GDB
8 2 (0.32%) Selenium
8 2 (0.32%) Sourcetree
8 2 (0.32%) Visual Studio Code
9 1 (0.16%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 168 (26.50%) Finance
2 52 (8.20%) Public Sector
3 43 (6.78%) Telecoms
4 39 (6.15%) Marketing
5 34 (5.36%) Electronics
6 32 (5.05%) Manufacturing
7 30 (4.73%) Retail
8 27 (4.26%) Local Government
9 25 (3.94%) Back Office
10 24 (3.79%) Banking
11 16 (2.52%) Legal
12 12 (1.89%) Front Office
13 7 (1.10%) Law
13 7 (1.10%) Police
14 6 (0.95%) Digital Economy
15 4 (0.63%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
16 3 (0.47%) Housing Association
17 2 (0.32%) Retail Banking
18 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 434 (68.45%) Architect
2 219 (34.54%) Solutions Architect
3 88 (13.88%) Enterprise Architect
4 70 (11.04%) Cloud Architect
5 55 (8.68%) Azure Architect
6 43 (6.78%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 35 (5.52%) Data Architect
8 33 (5.21%) Consultant
8 33 (5.21%) Senior Architect
9 30 (4.73%) .NET Architect
10 29 (4.57%) .NET Solutions Architect
11 26 (4.10%) Developer
11 26 (4.10%) Security Architect
12 23 (3.63%) Analyst
12 23 (3.63%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
13 22 (3.47%) AWS Architect
13 22 (3.47%) Infrastructure Architect
13 22 (3.47%) Senior Solutions Architect
14 19 (3.00%) Technical Architect
15 17 (2.68%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (22.56%) .NET
2 37 (5.84%) .NET Core
3 33 (5.21%) ASP.NET
4 29 (4.57%) .NET Framework
5 23 (3.63%) HTML
6 20 (3.15%) CSS
7 19 (3.00%) ASP.NET Core
7 19 (3.00%) Middleware
8 16 (2.52%) Web Services
8 16 (2.52%) XML
9 15 (2.37%) OpenID
10 14 (2.21%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (2.21%) JSON
11 13 (2.05%) React
11 13 (2.05%) REST
12 12 (1.89%) OAuth
13 10 (1.58%) jQuery
13 10 (1.58%) Spring
14 9 (1.42%) SOAP
14 9 (1.42%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 73 (11.51%) Analytical Skills
2 69 (10.88%) Management Information System
3 35 (5.52%) Internet of Things
4 28 (4.42%) Data Centre
5 26 (4.10%) Greenfield Project
5 26 (4.10%) Hybrid Cloud
5 26 (4.10%) Public Cloud
6 18 (2.84%) Self-Motivation
7 14 (2.21%) Mobile App
8 13 (2.05%) Cloud Native
9 11 (1.74%) N-Tier
10 10 (1.58%) Enterprise Cloud
11 9 (1.42%) Private Cloud
12 7 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (0.95%) Linux Command Line
13 6 (0.95%) User Experience
14 5 (0.79%) Algorithms
14 5 (0.79%) VHDL
15 4 (0.63%) Driving Licence
15 4 (0.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 47 (7.41%) Windows
2 30 (4.73%) Windows Server
3 25 (3.94%) Linux
4 11 (1.74%) Unix
5 3 (0.47%) Android
5 3 (0.47%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.32%) CentOS
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.16%) AIX
7 1 (0.16%) Solaris
7 1 (0.16%) VMS
7 1 (0.16%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (28.71%) TOGAF
2 179 (28.23%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (19.40%) IT Strategy
4 114 (17.98%) ITIL
5 92 (14.51%) DevOps
6 90 (14.20%) Cybersecurity
7 83 (13.09%) Microservices
8 81 (12.78%) Business Intelligence
9 78 (12.30%) Analytics
10 70 (11.04%) Technical Architecture
11 67 (10.57%) Migration
11 67 (10.57%) Project Management
11 67 (10.57%) Stakeholder Management
12 65 (10.25%) Zachman Framework
13 54 (8.52%) Problem-Solving
14 51 (8.04%) Architecture Roadmap
15 49 (7.73%) Information Security
16 48 (7.57%) Continuous Improvement
17 47 (7.41%) Software Engineering
17 47 (7.41%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 69 (10.88%) C#
2 67 (10.57%) SQL
3 62 (9.78%) Java
4 49 (7.73%) Python
5 37 (5.84%) JavaScript
5 37 (5.84%) R
6 29 (4.57%) C
7 20 (3.15%) PowerShell
8 7 (1.10%) PHP
9 6 (0.95%) C++
10 3 (0.47%) Scala
10 3 (0.47%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.32%) Apex Code
11 2 (0.32%) Delphi
11 2 (0.32%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.32%) VBA
12 1 (0.16%) HiveQL
12 1 (0.16%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.16%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.16%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 94 (14.83%) Degree
2 78 (12.30%) Security Cleared
3 33 (5.21%) SC Cleared
4 29 (4.57%) TOGAF Certification
5 24 (3.79%) DV Cleared
6 23 (3.63%) CISM
6 23 (3.63%) CISSP
7 18 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (1.89%) MCSE
10 10 (1.58%) CCNA
10 10 (1.58%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (1.26%) Computer Science Degree
12 7 (1.10%) AWS Certification
12 7 (1.10%) CCNP
12 7 (1.10%) CISA
13 5 (0.79%) MCSA
13 5 (0.79%) MCTS
13 5 (0.79%) PMI Certification
14 4 (0.63%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (3.47%) GDPR
3 17 (2.68%) COBIT
4 11 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 8 (1.26%) NIST
6 6 (0.95%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.95%) QA
7 5 (0.79%) Cyber Essentials
8 4 (0.63%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.63%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 4 (0.63%) NIST 800
9 3 (0.47%) GAMP
9 3 (0.47%) HIPAA
9 3 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.32%) PMO
10 2 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (5.05%) Active Directory
2 27 (4.26%) Docker
3 20 (3.15%) Forefront TMG
3 20 (3.15%) ISA Server
4 15 (2.37%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (1.26%) vSphere
6 3 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.32%) NFS
7 2 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.16%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 32 (5.05%) Kubernetes
2 16 (2.52%) Terraform
3 7 (1.10%) Core Impact
3 7 (1.10%) Nessus
3 7 (1.10%) Nexpose
4 6 (0.95%) Ansible
4 6 (0.95%) Microsoft Intune
5 5 (0.79%) SELinux
6 4 (0.63%) MIIS
7 2 (0.32%) SCCM
7 2 (0.32%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.16%) CASB
8 1 (0.16%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.16%) PowerCLI
8 1 (0.16%) Puppet
8 1 (0.16%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 161 (25.39%) Microsoft
2 64 (10.09%) Sparx
3 48 (7.57%) SAP
4 41 (6.47%) Databricks
5 39 (6.15%) Cisco
6 36 (5.68%) Oracle
7 28 (4.42%) IBM
8 22 (3.47%) VMware
9 19 (3.00%) ServiceNow
10 17 (2.68%) HP
10 17 (2.68%) Remedy
11 15 (2.37%) BiZZdesign
11 15 (2.37%) CA
11 15 (2.37%) Google
11 15 (2.37%) Hyperion
11 15 (2.37%) PeopleSoft
11 15 (2.37%) Siebel
12 14 (2.21%) MuleSoft
13 8 (1.26%) Informatica
13 8 (1.26%) Nintex