The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Architecture role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of Architecture in their job title over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Architecture
Rank 302 323 340
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Architecture 14 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.068% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.073% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 8
Average salary £107,500 £102,500 £102,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £86,000 £100,500 £75,400
10% offered a salary of more than £115,000 £104,500 £175,000
UK excluding London average salary £85,000 £77,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +10.71%
Head of Architecture
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
10586 11026 12043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.93% 93.10% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8925 9669 11044
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Head of Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Head of Architecture in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Head of Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Head of Architecture
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Head of Architecture Salary Trend in the City of London

Head of Architecture
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Architecture across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Head of Architecture Salary Histogram in the City of London

Head of Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Head of Architecture in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Head of Architecture in their job title.

1 18 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 18 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 13 (36.11%) Finance
3 7 (19.44%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (16.67%) Degree
5 5 (13.89%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (13.89%) Big Data
5 5 (13.89%) Data Architecture
5 5 (13.89%) Software Architecture
6 4 (11.11%) Analytics
6 4 (11.11%) Games
6 4 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 3 (8.33%) Java
7 3 (8.33%) SAP Certification
7 3 (8.33%) SAP
7 3 (8.33%) Banking
7 3 (8.33%) Data Management
7 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
8 2 (5.56%) TOGAF
8 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (5.56%) Business Transformation
8 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
9 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.78%) Apache Hive
9 1 (2.78%) OSGi
9 1 (2.78%) Node.js

Head of Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Head of Architecture in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Head of Architecture in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) Apache Solr
1 1 (2.78%) Node.js
1 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) Big Data
2 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.78%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.78%) HBase
3 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.78%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 13 (36.11%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Games
3 3 (8.33%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) Lucene
1 1 (2.78%) Spring
1 1 (2.78%) RESTful
1 1 (2.78%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 18 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (13.89%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Open Source
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 7 (19.44%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (13.89%) Data Architecture
3 5 (13.89%) Software Architecture
4 4 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 4 (11.11%) Analytics
5 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.33%) Data Management
6 2 (5.56%) TOGAF
6 2 (5.56%) Business Transformation
6 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.78%) Information Architecture
7 1 (2.78%) Validation
7 1 (2.78%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.78%) Information Management
7 1 (2.78%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.78%) ITIL
7 1 (2.78%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) SAP Certification
3 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
City, London
Montash
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago