Period
to 22 October 2017

The median annual salary for an Enterprise Solutions Architect was £82,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Solution Architect
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1051 1074 1119
Rank change year-on-year +23 +45 +25
Permanent jobs requiring an Enterprise Solutions Architect 133 173 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.076% 0.091% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.095% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 101 148 167
UK median annual salary £82,500 £80,000 £68,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% +16.79% -2.14%
10th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £51,402
90th Percentile £105,000 £107,500 £98,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £77,500 £75,000 £66,250
% change year-on-year +3.33% +13.21% -7.02%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 166897 182928 210949
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.76% 96.45% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 133624 153285 174869
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Enterprise Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Enterprise Solutions Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Solutions Architect in the UK

Enterprise Solutions Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Enterprise Solutions Architect.

Salary trend for Enterprise Solutions Architect in the UK

Enterprise Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Solutions Architect over the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Enterprise Solutions Architect in the UK

Enterprise Solutions Architect
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Solutions Architect within the UK over the 6 months to 22 October 2017. 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 +14 133 £82,500 +3.13% 5
London +47 102 £82,500 -2.94% 4
UK excluding London -21 31 £77,500 +3.33% 1
Midlands +24 13 £77,500 +3.33% 1
East Midlands +41 11 £77,500 +3.33%
South West -8 8 £80,000 -
North of England +11 6 £73,250 +4.64%
Yorkshire +13 5 £73,250 -2.33%
South East +35 2 £75,000 +7.14%
West Midlands +6 2 £77,500 +3.33% 1
East of England 0 2 £75,000 -16.67%
North West -6 1 - -

Enterprise Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 2017, Enterprise Solutions Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Enterprise Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 59 (44.36%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (42.11%) Java
3 51 (38.35%) .NET
4 42 (31.58%) Enterprise Software
5 40 (30.08%) TOGAF
6 39 (29.32%) Enterprise Architecture
6 39 (29.32%) IT Strategy
7 33 (24.81%) Greenfield Project
8 32 (24.06%) Big Data
8 32 (24.06%) Banking
9 29 (21.80%) SaaS
9 29 (21.80%) Microservices
10 28 (21.05%) Microsoft
11 27 (20.30%) Zachman Framework
12 26 (19.55%) Oracle
13 25 (18.80%) SOA
14 24 (18.05%) Web Services
15 20 (15.04%) RESTful
16 18 (13.53%) Amazon AWS
17 15 (11.28%) Salesforce.com
17 15 (11.28%) Finance
17 15 (11.28%) Data Modelling
17 15 (11.28%) B2B
18 14 (10.53%) SQL Server
18 14 (10.53%) Retail
19 13 (9.77%) SOAP
19 13 (9.77%) UML
19 13 (9.77%) Fintech
20 12 (9.02%) Relational Database
20 12 (9.02%) Change Management

Enterprise Solutions Architect Skill Set
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 9 (6.77%) WebSphere
2 6 (4.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (3.76%) Apache
4 4 (3.01%) Apache Pig
5 3 (2.26%) Apache Spark
5 3 (2.26%) IIS
5 3 (2.26%) JBoss
5 3 (2.26%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.50%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.75%) SAS
7 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.75%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (3.76%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (2.26%) Lawson
2 3 (2.26%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (2.26%) Sage 200
3 2 (1.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.75%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.75%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 29 (21.80%) SaaS
2 18 (13.53%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.75%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.75%) IaaS
5 1 (0.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.27%) Firewall
2 3 (2.26%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (2.26%) Cisco Wireless
2 3 (2.26%) MPLS
2 3 (2.26%) VPLS
2 3 (2.26%) VPN
2 3 (2.26%) WAN
2 3 (2.26%) Wireless
3 2 (1.50%) Intranet
4 1 (0.75%) HTTP
4 1 (0.75%) LDAP
4 1 (0.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (24.06%) Big Data
2 14 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 12 (9.02%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.51%) Hadoop
4 6 (4.51%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.01%) Apache Hive
5 4 (3.01%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.26%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (2.26%) MySQL
6 3 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.26%) Sqoop
7 2 (1.50%) Blockchain
7 2 (1.50%) Couchbase
7 2 (1.50%) CouchDB
7 2 (1.50%) Data Lake
7 2 (1.50%) Geospatial Data
7 2 (1.50%) NewSQL
7 2 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.50%) Redis
7 2 (1.50%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 8 (6.02%) MSI
2 3 (2.26%) gulp
2 3 (2.26%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.26%) Vagrant
2 3 (2.26%) webpack
General
1 32 (24.06%) Banking
2 15 (11.28%) Finance
3 14 (10.53%) Retail
4 5 (3.76%) Marketing
5 1 (0.75%) Back Office
5 1 (0.75%) Legal
5 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (38.35%) .NET
2 24 (18.05%) Web Services
3 20 (15.04%) RESTful
4 13 (9.77%) SOAP
5 8 (6.02%) Middleware
6 6 (4.51%) IBM Integration Bus
7 5 (3.76%) JSON
7 5 (3.76%) XML
7 5 (3.76%) XSLT
8 4 (3.01%) J2EE
8 4 (3.01%) Java EE
8 4 (3.01%) React
8 4 (3.01%) XSD
9 3 (2.26%) Elastic Stack
9 3 (2.26%) Ember.js
9 3 (2.26%) Kafka
9 3 (2.26%) Node.js
9 3 (2.26%) Sass
9 3 (2.26%) WebSphere MQ
10 2 (1.50%) CORBA
Miscellaneous
1 42 (31.58%) Enterprise Software
2 33 (24.81%) Greenfield Project
3 13 (9.77%) Fintech
4 11 (8.27%) Taxonomies
5 9 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (6.77%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.26%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.50%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.50%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.75%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.75%) Social Media
8 1 (0.75%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.01%) Linux
2 3 (2.26%) Windows
3 1 (0.75%) Android
3 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (44.36%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (30.08%) TOGAF
3 39 (29.32%) Enterprise Architecture
3 39 (29.32%) IT Strategy
4 29 (21.80%) Microservices
5 27 (20.30%) Zachman Framework
6 25 (18.80%) SOA
7 15 (11.28%) B2B
7 15 (11.28%) Data Modelling
8 13 (9.77%) UML
9 12 (9.02%) Change Management
10 11 (8.27%) ERP
10 11 (8.27%) OO
10 11 (8.27%) OOD
10 11 (8.27%) Service Design
11 10 (7.52%) Coaching
11 10 (7.52%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (7.52%) GAP Analysis
11 10 (7.52%) Presales
12 9 (6.77%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 56 (42.11%) Java
2 8 (6.02%) SQL
3 5 (3.76%) Python
4 4 (3.01%) Scala
4 4 (3.01%) XPath
5 3 (2.26%) ES6
5 3 (2.26%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.50%) C++
7 1 (0.75%) C
7 1 (0.75%) C#
7 1 (0.75%) Go
7 1 (0.75%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.75%) PHP
7 1 (0.75%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (8.27%) Degree
2 3 (2.26%) CCDA
2 3 (2.26%) CCDP
2 3 (2.26%) CCIE
2 3 (2.26%) CCIE Routing and Switching
2 3 (2.26%) CCNP
2 3 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.50%) PhD
4 1 (0.75%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.01%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.26%) QA
3 2 (1.50%) GDPR
4 1 (0.75%) SEPA
System Software
1 3 (2.26%) Apache Flume
1 3 (2.26%) Docker
2 2 (1.50%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.26%) Mesos
2 2 (1.50%) Ambari
2 2 (1.50%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 28 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 26 (19.55%) Oracle
3 15 (11.28%) Salesforce.com
4 11 (8.27%) webMethods
5 9 (6.77%) Cognizant
6 7 (5.26%) SAP
7 6 (4.51%) Workday
8 3 (2.26%) Alteryx
8 3 (2.26%) Cisco
8 3 (2.26%) IBM
8 3 (2.26%) Infor
8 3 (2.26%) Sage
8 3 (2.26%) SnapLogic
9 2 (1.50%) Cloudera
9 2 (1.50%) Hortonworks
9 2 (1.50%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.50%) VMware
10 1 (0.75%) RedPrairie
10 1 (0.75%) Vertica
10 1 (0.75%) WSO2