Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Head of Enterprise Architecture was £83,750 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Head of Enterprise Architecture
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1115 1201 1277
Rank change year-on-year +86 +76 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Enterprise Architecture 62 21 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.011% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.011% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 30
UK median annual salary £83,750 £105,000 £97,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.24% +7.69% +7.14%
10th Percentile £66,250 £78,750 £66,600
90th Percentile £108,750 £142,500 £122,800
UK excluding London median annual salary £80,000 £100,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +17.65% -7.61%

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 171362 183209 211285
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 137432 153366 175465
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 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Head of Enterprise Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Head of Enterprise Architecture in the UK

Head of Enterprise Architecture
Top 9 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 6 months to 18 November 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 +66 61 £85,000 -19.05% 1
London +40 49 £102,500 -14.58% 1
UK excluding London +63 13 £80,000 -20.00%
South East +37 6 £82,500 -13.16%
North of England +4 4 £95,000 -9.52%
North West -20 4 £95,000 -9.52%
Midlands +28 2 £67,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £67,000 -
Scotland - 1 £67,500 -

Head of Enterprise Architecture Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 60 (96.77%) Enterprise Architecture
2 45 (72.58%) IT Strategy
3 43 (69.35%) Finance
3 43 (69.35%) TOGAF
4 42 (67.74%) Degree
5 41 (66.13%) Computer Science
6 39 (62.90%) Analytical Skills
6 39 (62.90%) Management Information System
7 38 (61.29%) Asset Management
8 37 (59.68%) Banking
8 37 (59.68%) Investment Banking
8 37 (59.68%) Wealth Management
8 37 (59.68%) Retail Banking
8 37 (59.68%) Computer Science Degree
8 37 (59.68%) Analytical Thinking
9 4 (6.45%) Numerate Degree
9 4 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (6.45%) Open Source
9 4 (6.45%) Mathematics
9 4 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (4.84%) ITIL
10 3 (4.84%) Smart Meter
10 3 (4.84%) IT Governance
11 2 (3.23%) Data Architecture
11 2 (3.23%) Internet of Things
11 2 (3.23%) Security Architecture
11 2 (3.23%) Oracle
11 2 (3.23%) SAP
11 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2
11 2 (3.23%) CRM

Head of Enterprise Architecture 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
General
1 43 (69.35%) Finance
2 37 (59.68%) Banking
2 37 (59.68%) Investment Banking
2 37 (59.68%) Retail Banking
3 2 (3.23%) Back Office
4 1 (1.61%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 41 (66.13%) Computer Science
2 39 (62.90%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (62.90%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.84%) Smart Meter
4 2 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.23%) Internet of Things
4 2 (3.23%) PMI
5 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.61%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (96.77%) Enterprise Architecture
2 45 (72.58%) IT Strategy
3 43 (69.35%) TOGAF
4 38 (61.29%) Asset Management
5 37 (59.68%) Analytical Thinking
5 37 (59.68%) Wealth Management
6 4 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (6.45%) Mathematics
6 4 (6.45%) Open Source
6 4 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (4.84%) IT Governance
7 3 (4.84%) ITIL
8 2 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.23%) CRM
8 2 (3.23%) Data Architecture
8 2 (3.23%) Data Strategy
8 2 (3.23%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 2 (3.23%) ERP
8 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.23%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 42 (67.74%) Degree
2 37 (59.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (6.45%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (3.23%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle
1 2 (3.23%) SAP
1 2 (3.23%) Workday