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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Architecture
Rank 296 304 303
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Architecture 4 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.039% 0.029% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.031% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Average salary £80,000 £130,000 £87,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.46% +48.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £130,000 £81,500
10% offered a salary of more than £96,000 £130,000 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £85,000 £70,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
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
9533 9759 10355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.41% 92.98% 94.06%
Number of salaries quoted 8322 8339 9322
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015, 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 8 (72.73%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (27.27%) Line Management
3 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 3 (27.27%) SAP
3 3 (27.27%) SAP Certification
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 2 (18.18%) Network Design
4 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
4 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Coaching
5 1 (9.09%) Marketing
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 1 (9.09%) Spring
5 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
5 1 (9.09%) Lucene
5 1 (9.09%) .NET
5 1 (9.09%) J2EE
5 1 (9.09%) MySQL
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 1 (9.09%) IIS
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 1 (9.09%) C
5 1 (9.09%) C++

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Solr
1 1 (9.09%) Node.js
1 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Hive
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) HBase
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
1 1 (9.09%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) J2EE
1 1 (9.09%) JSP
1 1 (9.09%) SOAP
1 1 (9.09%) Lucene
1 1 (9.09%) Spring
1 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
1 1 (9.09%) RESTful
1 1 (9.09%) OSGi
1 1 (9.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (27.27%) Line Management
3 2 (18.18%) Network Design
4 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Coaching
4 1 (9.09%) SOA
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
4 1 (9.09%) Software Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) C
2 1 (9.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
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