Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sparx Systems Enterprise Architect
UK
6 months to
23 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 967 1067 1035
Rank change year-on-year +100 -32 +86
Permanent jobs citing Sparx Enterprise Architect 119 134 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.082% 0.077% 0.099%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.37% 1.15% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 99 116 130
UK median annual salary £62,500 £75,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +15.38% +18.18%
10th Percentile £37,500 £45,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £81,289 £95,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% -12.50% +9.09%

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 8,657 11,675 13,155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.98% 6.74% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6,026 8,668 9,717
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £31,221
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% +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 23 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Sparx Enterprise Architect in the UK

Sparx Enterprise Architect
Top 11 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 23 July 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 +79 111 £60,000 -20.00% 13
UK excluding London +115 101 £50,000 -4.76% 7
South West +26 53 £45,000 -3.23% 3
Midlands +51 21 £70,000 -17.65% 2
West Midlands +29 21 £70,000 -17.65% 2
North of England +22 17 £62,500 +13.64% 1
North West +55 15 £62,500 -
London +42 13 £72,500 -6.45% 7
South East +37 7 £57,500 +9.52%
Wales +15 3 £44,750 -14.35% 1
Yorkshire -1 2 £46,000 -16.36%

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 119 (100.00%) Sparx
2 76 (63.87%) TOGAF
3 60 (50.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 60 (50.42%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (47.90%) Enterprise Architecture
5 55 (46.22%) Zachman Framework
6 54 (45.38%) ArchiMate
7 53 (44.54%) IT Strategy
8 49 (41.18%) MODAF
9 48 (40.34%) UML
10 47 (39.50%) C
11 46 (38.66%) Degree
12 41 (34.45%) Business Analysis
12 41 (34.45%) Management Information System
13 38 (31.93%) Cybersecurity
14 37 (31.09%) Architectural Design
15 36 (30.25%) BiZZdesign
15 36 (30.25%) BPMN
15 36 (30.25%) IT Governance
16 35 (29.41%) ITIL
16 35 (29.41%) Internet
16 35 (29.41%) Big Data
16 35 (29.41%) Service Design
16 35 (29.41%) Internet of Things
17 33 (27.73%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 33 (27.73%) Project Management
17 33 (27.73%) IT4IT
17 33 (27.73%) Acceptance Criteria
18 31 (26.05%) Finance
19 24 (20.17%) Business Development

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 (7.56%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.36%) Confluence
3 2 (1.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.68%) Commerce Server
3 2 (1.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (4.20%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (10.92%) Avolution ABACUS
2 4 (3.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.68%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 20 (16.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.04%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.68%) AWS CodePipeline
3 2 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.68%) IaaS
3 2 (1.68%) Office 365
3 2 (1.68%) PaaS
3 2 (1.68%) SaaS
4 1 (0.84%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.84%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (0.84%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (0.84%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 35 (29.41%) Internet
2 4 (3.36%) Extranet
2 4 (3.36%) Intranet
2 4 (3.36%) WPA
3 1 (0.84%) LAN
3 1 (0.84%) VoIP
3 1 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (29.41%) Big Data
2 21 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.88%) Geospatial Data
3 7 (5.88%) GIS
4 2 (1.68%) Data Lake
4 2 (1.68%) Endeca
4 2 (1.68%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (0.84%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.84%) HDInsight
5 1 (0.84%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.84%) OLAP
5 1 (0.84%) Power BI
5 1 (0.84%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (5.04%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (3.36%) ERwin
2 4 (3.36%) JIRA
2 4 (3.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.36%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (2.52%) Cucumber
3 3 (2.52%) Eclipse
3 3 (2.52%) Selenium
3 3 (2.52%) SoapUI
4 2 (1.68%) Rational Rose
5 1 (0.84%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.84%) GitLab
5 1 (0.84%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.84%) Rational Quality Manager
5 1 (0.84%) Rational Team Concert
5 1 (0.84%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 31 (26.05%) Finance
2 18 (15.13%) Banking
3 5 (4.20%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.20%) Retail
3 5 (4.20%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.52%) Billing
4 3 (2.52%) Marketing
4 3 (2.52%) Military
5 1 (0.84%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 96 (80.67%) Architect
2 60 (50.42%) Solutions Architect
3 17 (14.29%) Technical Architect
4 12 (10.08%) Enterprise Architect
5 10 (8.40%) Service Architect
5 10 (8.40%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 8 (6.72%) Analyst
6 8 (6.72%) Business Analyst
7 6 (5.04%) Data Architect
8 5 (4.20%) Head of Design
9 4 (3.36%) .NET Architect
9 4 (3.36%) .NET Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.36%) Azure Architect
9 4 (3.36%) Business IT Analyst
9 4 (3.36%) IT Analyst
9 4 (3.36%) IT Business Analyst
9 4 (3.36%) SOA Architect
10 3 (2.52%) IT Engineer
10 3 (2.52%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (2.52%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (14.29%) .NET
2 7 (5.88%) Web Services
3 5 (4.20%) SOAP
4 4 (3.36%) .NET Core
4 4 (3.36%) .NET Framework
4 4 (3.36%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (3.36%) CSS
4 4 (3.36%) Entity Framework
4 4 (3.36%) jQuery
4 4 (3.36%) React
4 4 (3.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (1.68%) BAPI
5 2 (1.68%) IDoc
5 2 (1.68%) Middleware
5 2 (1.68%) REST
5 2 (1.68%) WebCenter
6 1 (0.84%) Drools
6 1 (0.84%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 41 (34.45%) Management Information System
2 35 (29.41%) Internet of Things
3 13 (10.92%) Mobile App
4 7 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.88%) Client/Server
4 7 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (5.04%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.68%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.68%) User Experience
7 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.84%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.36%) Windows
2 1 (0.84%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (63.87%) TOGAF
2 60 (50.42%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (50.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 57 (47.90%) Enterprise Architecture
4 55 (46.22%) Zachman Framework
5 54 (45.38%) ArchiMate
6 53 (44.54%) IT Strategy
7 49 (41.18%) MODAF
8 48 (40.34%) UML
9 41 (34.45%) Business Analysis
10 38 (31.93%) Cybersecurity
11 37 (31.09%) Architectural Design
12 36 (30.25%) BPMN
12 36 (30.25%) IT Governance
13 35 (29.41%) ITIL
13 35 (29.41%) Service Design
14 33 (27.73%) Acceptance Criteria
14 33 (27.73%) IT4IT
14 33 (27.73%) Project Management
14 33 (27.73%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 47 (39.50%) C
2 7 (5.88%) SQL
3 4 (3.36%) C#
3 4 (3.36%) JavaScript
3 4 (3.36%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.68%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.84%) R
Qualifications
1 46 (38.66%) Degree
2 7 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 7 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.20%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 5 (4.20%) CESG Certified Professional
3 5 (4.20%) CISA
3 5 (4.20%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (4.20%) CISM
3 5 (4.20%) CISSP
3 5 (4.20%) CREST Certified
4 4 (3.36%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.52%) Chartered Engineer
5 3 (2.52%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.68%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.20%) COBIT
1 5 (4.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (4.20%) NCSC
1 5 (4.20%) NIST
1 5 (4.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 15288
3 2 (1.68%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.68%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.84%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.84%) Docker
1 1 (0.84%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 3 (2.52%) HP ALM
1 3 (2.52%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (2.52%) PTC Integrity
2 1 (0.84%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.84%) Netcool
2 1 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.84%) yum
Vendors
1 119 (100.00%) Sparx
2 36 (30.25%) BiZZdesign
3 21 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 15 (12.61%) SAP
5 14 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (7.56%) IBM
7 4 (3.36%) Casewise
7 4 (3.36%) Nintex
7 4 (3.36%) Oracle
8 3 (2.52%) HP
8 3 (2.52%) PTC
9 2 (1.68%) Adobe
9 2 (1.68%) ATG
9 2 (1.68%) hybris
9 2 (1.68%) IBM Sterling
9 2 (1.68%) OpenText
9 2 (1.68%) Talend
10 1 (0.84%) IDERA
10 1 (0.84%) Qualys
10 1 (0.84%) Remedy