Period
to 17 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Sparx Enterprise Architect skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Sparx Enterprise Architect over the 6 months to 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sparx Systems Enterprise Architect
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 954 1024 1061
Rank change year-on-year +70 +37 +58
Permanent jobs citing Sparx Enterprise Architect 116 147 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.085% 0.089% 0.080%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.44% 1.43% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 102 126 102
UK median annual salary £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.71% +7.69% +11.40%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £90,000 £88,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.53% -15.45% -

Sparx Enterprise Architect is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 8,050 10,308 13,581
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.87% 6.27% 7.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5,647 7,482 9,764
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,825 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £80,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -3.23%

Sparx Enterprise Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Sparx Enterprise Architect as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Sparx Enterprise Architect in the UK

Sparx Enterprise Architect
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Sparx Enterprise Architect in the UK

Sparx Enterprise Architect
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sparx Enterprise Architect over the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Sparx Enterprise Architect in the UK

Sparx Enterprise 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 Sparx Enterprise Architect within the UK over the 6 months to 17 October 2019. 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 +75 105 £62,500 -12.28% 9
UK excluding London +110 86 £50,000 +7.53% 9
South West +14 32 £45,000 -3.23% 4
London +26 26 £72,500 -6.45% 1
Midlands +46 19 £70,000 -15.15%
North of England +42 19 £50,000 +11.11%
West Midlands +41 19 £70,000 -15.15%
North West - 16 £56,250 -
South East +32 7 £47,500 -16.67% 3
Wales +24 7 £34,500 -33.97%
Yorkshire -4 3 £37,060 -17.65%
East of England +50 2 - - 1

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, IT jobs citing Sparx Enterprise Architect 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 Sparx Enterprise Architect.

1 114 (98.28%) Sparx
2 69 (59.48%) TOGAF
3 58 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 56 (48.28%) Zachman Framework
5 55 (47.41%) UML
6 53 (45.69%) IT Strategy
7 52 (44.83%) Management Information System
8 51 (43.97%) Agile Software Development
8 51 (43.97%) Enterprise Architecture
9 49 (42.24%) MODAF
10 47 (40.52%) C
10 47 (40.52%) ArchiMate
11 46 (39.66%) Cybersecurity
11 46 (39.66%) Business Analysis
11 46 (39.66%) Architectural Design
12 45 (38.79%) Big Data
12 45 (38.79%) Degree
13 42 (36.21%) BPMN
13 42 (36.21%) Internet of Things
13 42 (36.21%) Internet
14 41 (35.34%) ITIL
15 40 (34.48%) Service Design
15 40 (34.48%) BiZZdesign
16 39 (33.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 38 (32.76%) Project Management
17 38 (32.76%) IT4IT
18 34 (29.31%) Acceptance Criteria
19 33 (28.45%) IT Governance
20 32 (27.59%) Finance
21 31 (26.72%) Thought Leadership

Sparx Enterprise Architect
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 (7.76%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.31%) OpenStack
3 3 (2.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (2.59%) Commerce Server
3 3 (2.59%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.72%) Confluence
5 1 (0.86%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (8.62%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (6.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (12.93%) Avolution ABACUS
2 1 (0.86%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.66%) Azure
2 9 (7.76%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (6.03%) AWS
4 4 (3.45%) Office 365
5 3 (2.59%) IaaS
5 3 (2.59%) PaaS
5 3 (2.59%) SaaS
6 2 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.86%) AWS CodePipeline
7 1 (0.86%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.86%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 42 (36.21%) Internet
2 5 (4.31%) Unified Communications
3 3 (2.59%) LAN
3 3 (2.59%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.72%) VoIP
4 2 (1.72%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (38.79%) Big Data
2 8 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.59%) Data Lake
4 2 (1.72%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.72%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (1.72%) Star Schema
5 1 (0.86%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.86%) Endeca
5 1 (0.86%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.86%) HDInsight
5 1 (0.86%) Impala
5 1 (0.86%) OLAP
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (0.86%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.86%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.86%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 6 (5.17%) GitLab
1 6 (5.17%) Rational Quality Manager
1 6 (5.17%) Rational Team Concert
2 2 (1.72%) ER Studio
2 2 (1.72%) ERwin
2 2 (1.72%) JIRA
2 2 (1.72%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (1.72%) Rational Rose
3 1 (0.86%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.86%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.86%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 32 (27.59%) Finance
2 12 (10.34%) Banking
3 7 (6.03%) Public Sector
4 6 (5.17%) Avionics
4 6 (5.17%) Manufacturing
4 6 (5.17%) Retail
4 6 (5.17%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.45%) Billing
5 4 (3.45%) Marketing
6 2 (1.72%) Military
7 1 (0.86%) Advertising
7 1 (0.86%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 84 (72.41%) Architect
2 48 (41.38%) Solutions Architect
3 14 (12.07%) Technical Architect
4 13 (11.21%) Enterprise Architect
5 12 (10.34%) Analyst
5 12 (10.34%) Business Analyst
6 11 (9.48%) Service Architect
7 8 (6.90%) Head of Design
8 6 (5.17%) Applications Engineer
8 6 (5.17%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.45%) Data Architect
10 3 (2.59%) IT Architect
11 2 (1.72%) BSS Engineer
11 2 (1.72%) Business Data Analyst
11 2 (1.72%) Data Business Analyst
11 2 (1.72%) IT Analyst
11 2 (1.72%) IT Business Analyst
11 2 (1.72%) IT Engineer
11 2 (1.72%) Senior Architect
11 2 (1.72%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.48%) .NET
2 6 (5.17%) REST
2 6 (5.17%) SOAP
3 5 (4.31%) Apache Thrift
3 5 (4.31%) WSDL
4 3 (2.59%) WebCenter
5 1 (0.86%) BAPI
5 1 (0.86%) IDoc
5 1 (0.86%) MDX
5 1 (0.86%) Middleware
5 1 (0.86%) MLlib
5 1 (0.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 52 (44.83%) Management Information System
2 42 (36.21%) Internet of Things
3 11 (9.48%) Mobile App
4 7 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.17%) N-Tier
6 5 (4.31%) Client/Server
6 5 (4.31%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (3.45%) Digital Media
8 3 (2.59%) User Experience
9 2 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.86%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (59.48%) TOGAF
2 58 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 56 (48.28%) Zachman Framework
4 55 (47.41%) UML
5 53 (45.69%) IT Strategy
6 51 (43.97%) Agile Software Development
6 51 (43.97%) Enterprise Architecture
7 49 (42.24%) MODAF
8 47 (40.52%) ArchiMate
9 46 (39.66%) Architectural Design
9 46 (39.66%) Business Analysis
9 46 (39.66%) Cybersecurity
10 42 (36.21%) BPMN
11 41 (35.34%) ITIL
12 40 (34.48%) Service Design
13 39 (33.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 38 (32.76%) IT4IT
14 38 (32.76%) Project Management
15 34 (29.31%) Acceptance Criteria
16 33 (28.45%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 47 (40.52%) C
2 6 (5.17%) Java
3 5 (4.31%) JavaScript
3 5 (4.31%) SQL
4 3 (2.59%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.72%) R
6 1 (0.86%) Python
6 1 (0.86%) Scala
Qualifications
1 45 (38.79%) Degree
2 8 (6.90%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 8 (6.90%) CESG Certified Professional
2 8 (6.90%) CISA
2 8 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (6.90%) CISM
2 8 (6.90%) CISSP
2 8 (6.90%) CREST Certified
3 3 (2.59%) TOGAF Certification
4 2 (1.72%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.72%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.72%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.86%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.90%) COBIT
1 8 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (6.90%) NCSC
1 8 (6.90%) NIST
1 8 (6.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (5.17%) QA
3 2 (1.72%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 15288
System Software
1 5 (4.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.72%) PTC Integrity
2 1 (0.86%) Netcool
2 1 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 114 (98.28%) Sparx
2 40 (34.48%) BiZZdesign
3 18 (15.52%) Microsoft
4 11 (9.48%) IBM
5 7 (6.03%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (6.03%) SAP
6 6 (5.17%) Oracle
7 5 (4.31%) Citrix
7 5 (4.31%) VMware
8 3 (2.59%) Adobe
8 3 (2.59%) ATG
8 3 (2.59%) Embarcadero
8 3 (2.59%) hybris
8 3 (2.59%) OpenText
8 3 (2.59%) Qualys
8 3 (2.59%) Talend
9 2 (1.72%) Casewise
9 2 (1.72%) Ericsson
9 2 (1.72%) PTC
10 1 (0.86%) IBM Sterling