The median annual salary for a Head of Enterprise Architecture was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Head of Enterprise Architecture
UK
Rank 857 935 951
Rank change year-on-year +78 +16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Enterprise Architecture 8 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.006% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.006% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 9
Median salary £85,000 £105,000 £97,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.04% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £72,918 £102,500 £85,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,000 £120,000 £118,000
UK excluding London median salary £85,000 £105,000 £92,500
% change year-on-year -19.04% +13.51%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80774 98602 101550
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.28% 96.35% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 66963 82534 82926
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Head of Enterprise Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Head of Enterprise Architecture in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Head of Enterprise Architecture in the UK

Head of Enterprise Architecture
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Enterprise Architecture.

Salary trend for Head of Enterprise Architecture in the UK

Head of Enterprise Architecture
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Head of Enterprise Architecture over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Head of Enterprise Architecture in the UK

Head of 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 Head of Enterprise Architecture within the UK over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +109 7 £85,000 -19.04%
East of England - 4 £85,000 -
Suffolk - 3 £85,000 -
Ipswich - 3 £85,000 -
London +67 1 £85,000 -29.16%
South West +14 1 £62,294 -37.70%
Watford - 1 £102,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 £80,000 -
Bristol - 1 £62,294 -
South Wales - 1 £80,000 -
Wales - 1 £80,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £102,500 -

Head of Enterprise Architecture Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Head of Enterprise Architecture 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 Head of Enterprise Architecture in the job title.

1 18 (78.26%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (39.13%) IT Strategy
3 8 (34.78%) Degree
4 7 (30.43%) TOGAF
5 6 (26.09%) SOA
6 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
6 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (17.39%) Scrum
7 4 (17.39%) Zachman Framework
7 4 (17.39%) Service Management
7 4 (17.39%) Project Management
7 4 (17.39%) Migration
7 4 (17.39%) PMI
7 4 (17.39%) PMI Certification
7 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (17.39%) C
7 4 (17.39%) SaaS
7 4 (17.39%) Process Architecture
7 4 (17.39%) Portfolio Management
7 4 (17.39%) People Management
8 3 (13.04%) Strategic Planning
8 3 (13.04%) ABAP
8 3 (13.04%) .NET
8 3 (13.04%) Oracle
8 3 (13.04%) SAP
8 3 (13.04%) IBM
8 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
8 3 (13.04%) MVC
9 2 (8.70%) Finance
9 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management

Head of Enterprise Architecture Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) SaaS
2 1 (4.35%) iPaaS
2 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Advertising
2 1 (4.35%) Billing
2 1 (4.35%) German Language
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) PMI
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (39.13%) IT Strategy
3 7 (30.43%) TOGAF
4 6 (26.09%) SOA
5 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
6 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (17.39%) Migration
6 4 (17.39%) People Management
6 4 (17.39%) Portfolio Management
6 4 (17.39%) Process Architecture
6 4 (17.39%) Project Management
6 4 (17.39%) Scrum
6 4 (17.39%) Service Management
6 4 (17.39%) Zachman Framework
7 3 (13.04%) MVC
7 3 (13.04%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (8.70%) High Availability
8 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) C
2 3 (13.04%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) PMI Certification
3 2 (8.70%) APMP
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) IBM
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle
1 3 (13.04%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) MuleSoft
2 1 (4.35%) webMethods