Period
to 19 January 2020

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 19 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sparx Systems Enterprise Architect
UK
6 months to
19 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 921 993 1055
Rank change year-on-year +72 +62 +31
Permanent jobs citing Sparx Enterprise Architect 91 130 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.073% 0.086% 0.088%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.25% 1.48% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 70 109 125
UK median annual salary £66,250 £77,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.52% +3.33% +25.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £30,750 £42,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £90,250 £92,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £53,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -6.54% +1.90% -4.55%

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 7,260 8,805 14,152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.83% 5.84% 8.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5,180 6,125 10,223
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +3.96% +1.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 19 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Sparx Enterprise Architect in the UK

Sparx Enterprise Architect
Top 13 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 19 January 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 +36 78 £65,000 -16.13% 12
UK excluding London +79 56 £50,000 -6.54% 3
London +49 33 £75,000 -3.23% 9
North of England +73 14 £45,640 +21.71%
South West +7 14 £50,000 +36.99% 1
North West - 11 £46,280 -
Midlands +22 9 £70,000 -13.85%
West Midlands +3 9 £70,000 -13.85%
Wales - 7 £59,400 -
South East +46 6 £53,750 -5.70% 2
Scotland - 4 £82,500 -
Yorkshire +56 3 £37,060 -1.17%
East of England +71 2 - -

For the 6 months to 19 January 2020, 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 87 (95.60%) Sparx
2 54 (59.34%) TOGAF
3 48 (52.75%) UML
4 39 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (39.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 34 (37.36%) Big Data
7 32 (35.16%) Management Information System
7 32 (35.16%) Enterprise Architecture
7 32 (35.16%) MODAF
8 31 (34.07%) IT Strategy
9 29 (31.87%) Zachman Framework
10 28 (30.77%) ArchiMate
11 27 (29.67%) BPMN
11 27 (29.67%) ITIL
11 27 (29.67%) Architectural Design
12 26 (28.57%) Degree
13 25 (27.47%) Service Design
13 25 (27.47%) Business Analysis
14 24 (26.37%) Cybersecurity
15 23 (25.27%) Internet of Things
15 23 (25.27%) Internet
16 22 (24.18%) C
16 22 (24.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 22 (24.18%) BiZZdesign
16 22 (24.18%) IT4IT
17 21 (23.08%) Data Modelling
17 21 (23.08%) Project Management
17 21 (23.08%) Finance
18 19 (20.88%) Thought Leadership
19 17 (18.68%) Acceptance Criteria

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 7 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.59%) Apache Spark
2 6 (6.59%) WebSphere
3 5 (5.49%) OpenStack
4 4 (4.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (2.20%) Commerce Server
6 1 (1.10%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (5.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (8.79%) Avolution ABACUS
2 4 (4.40%) Markit EDM
2 4 (4.40%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 4 (4.40%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.29%) Azure
2 7 (7.69%) AWS
2 7 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (6.59%) Office 365
4 4 (4.40%) IaaS
4 4 (4.40%) PaaS
4 4 (4.40%) SaaS
5 2 (2.20%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (1.10%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.10%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 23 (25.27%) Internet
2 6 (6.59%) Software-Defined Radio
3 5 (5.49%) Unified Communications
4 4 (4.40%) LAN
4 4 (4.40%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.10%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (37.36%) Big Data
2 7 (7.69%) Data Lake
3 6 (6.59%) Hadoop
3 6 (6.59%) Star Schema
4 5 (5.49%) Apache Hive
4 5 (5.49%) Data Mining
4 5 (5.49%) Impala
4 5 (5.49%) Oracle OWB
4 5 (5.49%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.49%) Sqoop
5 4 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.40%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.40%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.10%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.10%) BigQuery
6 1 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.10%) DataStage
6 1 (1.10%) QlikView
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (8.79%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (6.59%) JIRA
3 5 (5.49%) GitLab
3 5 (5.49%) Rational Quality Manager
3 5 (5.49%) Rational Team Concert
4 4 (4.40%) ER Studio
4 4 (4.40%) MagicDraw
5 1 (1.10%) ERwin
5 1 (1.10%) ProC
General
1 21 (23.08%) Finance
2 6 (6.59%) Military
2 6 (6.59%) Public Sector
3 5 (5.49%) Avionics
4 3 (3.30%) Advertising
4 3 (3.30%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.30%) Marketing
4 3 (3.30%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.20%) Banking
5 2 (2.20%) Retail
6 1 (1.10%) Billing
6 1 (1.10%) Electronics
6 1 (1.10%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 54 (59.34%) Architect
2 28 (30.77%) Solutions Architect
3 14 (15.38%) Analyst
4 11 (12.09%) Enterprise Architect
5 10 (10.99%) Business Analyst
6 8 (8.79%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (7.69%) Service Architect
8 6 (6.59%) Data Analyst
9 5 (5.49%) Applications Engineer
9 5 (5.49%) Developer
10 4 (4.40%) Data Business Analyst
10 4 (4.40%) Requirements Manager
10 4 (4.40%) Technical Architect
11 3 (3.30%) Azure Architect
11 3 (3.30%) Data Architect
11 3 (3.30%) Hadoop Developer
11 3 (3.30%) Head of Design
11 3 (3.30%) Office 365 Architect
11 3 (3.30%) Senior Analyst
11 3 (3.30%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.89%) .NET
2 5 (5.49%) Apache Thrift
2 5 (5.49%) MLlib
2 5 (5.49%) REST
2 5 (5.49%) SOAP
2 5 (5.49%) WSDL
3 4 (4.40%) IBM Integration Bus
3 4 (4.40%) JSON
3 4 (4.40%) Middleware
3 4 (4.40%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (4.40%) XML
4 2 (2.20%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 32 (35.16%) Management Information System
2 23 (25.27%) Internet of Things
3 7 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.49%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (5.49%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.49%) N-Tier
5 4 (4.40%) Mainframe
5 4 (4.40%) Reference Data
5 4 (4.40%) Semantic Web
6 3 (3.30%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (2.20%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.20%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.89%) Windows
2 4 (4.40%) AIX
2 4 (4.40%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (59.34%) TOGAF
2 48 (52.75%) UML
3 39 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (39.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 32 (35.16%) Enterprise Architecture
5 32 (35.16%) MODAF
6 31 (34.07%) IT Strategy
7 29 (31.87%) Zachman Framework
8 28 (30.77%) ArchiMate
9 27 (29.67%) Architectural Design
9 27 (29.67%) BPMN
9 27 (29.67%) ITIL
10 25 (27.47%) Business Analysis
10 25 (27.47%) Service Design
11 24 (26.37%) Cybersecurity
12 22 (24.18%) IT4IT
12 22 (24.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 21 (23.08%) Data Modelling
13 21 (23.08%) Project Management
14 19 (20.88%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 22 (24.18%) C
2 11 (12.09%) SQL
3 10 (10.99%) Java
4 5 (5.49%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.49%) PL/SQL
4 5 (5.49%) Python
4 5 (5.49%) R
4 5 (5.49%) Scala
5 4 (4.40%) SHACL
5 4 (4.40%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 26 (28.57%) Degree
2 11 (12.09%) SC Cleared
2 11 (12.09%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.30%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 3 (3.30%) CESG Certified Professional
3 3 (3.30%) CISA
3 3 (3.30%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.30%) CISM
3 3 (3.30%) CISSP
3 3 (3.30%) CREST Certified
3 3 (3.30%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.09%) QA
2 3 (3.30%) COBIT
2 3 (3.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.30%) NCSC
2 3 (3.30%) NIST
2 3 (3.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (5.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.10%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 87 (95.60%) Sparx
2 22 (24.18%) BiZZdesign
3 17 (18.68%) Microsoft
4 12 (13.19%) IBM
5 11 (12.09%) Oracle
6 6 (6.59%) Informatica
6 6 (6.59%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (5.49%) Ab Initio
7 5 (5.49%) Citrix
7 5 (5.49%) Cloudera
7 5 (5.49%) Embarcadero
7 5 (5.49%) Talend
7 5 (5.49%) VMware
8 4 (4.40%) Bloomberg
8 4 (4.40%) Charles River
8 4 (4.40%) FactSet
8 4 (4.40%) Qualys
8 4 (4.40%) Workday
9 2 (2.20%) Adobe
9 2 (2.20%) ATG