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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Architecture
Rank 257 316 318
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Architecture 8 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.019% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.020% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 2
Average salary £100,000 £75,000 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £71,000 £76,000
10% offered a salary of more than £144,900 £79,000 £124,000
UK excluding London average salary £86,250 £85,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+1.47% +21.42%
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
6345 9909 9973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.06% 95.41% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5708 8596 8486
Average salary £57,500 £54,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016, 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 4 (40.00%) C#
1 4 (40.00%) PHP
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (40.00%) Scrum
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) TDD
1 4 (40.00%) Pair Programming
1 4 (40.00%) Ruby
1 4 (40.00%) Open Source
1 4 (40.00%) High Availability
1 4 (40.00%) Big Data
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (30.00%) Puppet
2 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (30.00%) Docker
2 3 (30.00%) DevOps
2 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (30.00%) Law
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) CISM
4 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (10.00%) Security Management

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Big Data
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (30.00%) Law
1 3 (30.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) High Availability
1 4 (40.00%) Open Source
1 4 (40.00%) Pair Programming
1 4 (40.00%) Scrum
1 4 (40.00%) TDD
2 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (30.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Security Management
4 1 (10.00%) Security Operations
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C#
1 4 (40.00%) PHP
1 4 (40.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CISM
1 1 (10.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Docker
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) VMware
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago