The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Architect 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 Lead Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Architect
Rank 257 299 277
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 52 46 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.51% 0.37% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.39% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 34 43 52
Average salary £56,250 £85,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.82% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,500 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £167,500 £99,500
UK excluding London average salary £66,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
Lead Architect
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
9441 11652 11236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.27% 92.50% 93.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8153 9827 9754
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

Lead Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Lead Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Lead Architect
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Lead Architect Salary Trend in the City of London

Lead Architect
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Architect across the City of London region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Lead Architect Salary Histogram in the City of London

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Lead Architect 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 Lead Architect in their job title.

1 74 (62.71%) Banking
2 73 (61.86%) Finance
3 60 (50.85%) Retail
4 50 (42.37%) SOA
5 49 (41.53%) TOGAF
6 48 (40.68%) Java
7 37 (31.36%) Oracle
8 36 (30.51%) Middleware
9 31 (26.27%) Zachman Framework
10 29 (24.58%) Data Integration
10 29 (24.58%) Oracle Fusion
11 25 (21.19%) Enterprise Architecture
12 18 (15.25%) .NET
13 17 (14.41%) E-Commerce
14 15 (12.71%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (12.71%) Microsoft
14 15 (12.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 14 (11.86%) C#
16 13 (11.02%) Data Warehouse
16 13 (11.02%) Software Engineering
17 11 (9.32%) TDD
17 11 (9.32%) MVC
18 10 (8.47%) Investment Banking
18 10 (8.47%) Back Office
18 10 (8.47%) ASP.NET Web API
19 9 (7.63%) Degree
19 9 (7.63%) ASP.NET MVC
19 9 (7.63%) SQL
19 9 (7.63%) SQL Server
19 9 (7.63%) ASP.NET

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Lead Architect 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 Lead Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (5.93%) Node.js
2 6 (5.08%) CMS
2 6 (5.08%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (5.08%) IIS
3 5 (4.24%) Apache
3 5 (4.24%) Magnolia
4 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.85%) CICS
4 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (4.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.85%) PowerPivot
2 1 (0.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.24%) AWD
2 1 (0.85%) Endur
2 1 (0.85%) Findur
2 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.24%) Internet
2 3 (2.54%) Firewall
3 2 (1.69%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.85%) LAN
4 1 (0.85%) HTTP
4 1 (0.85%) VPN
4 1 (0.85%) SAN
4 1 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.85%) WPA
4 1 (0.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.02%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (7.63%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.08%) Big Data
4 4 (3.39%) DB2
5 2 (1.69%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.69%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.85%) MySQL
6 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.85%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (2.54%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.85%) Subversion
General
1 74 (62.71%) Banking
2 73 (61.86%) Finance
3 60 (50.85%) Retail
4 10 (8.47%) Investment Banking
4 10 (8.47%) Back Office
5 7 (5.93%) Legal
6 5 (4.24%) Financial Institution
6 5 (4.24%) Retail Banking
6 5 (4.24%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (1.69%) Publishing
8 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.85%) Marketing
8 1 (0.85%) Front Office
8 1 (0.85%) Electronics
8 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (30.51%) Middleware
2 29 (24.58%) Oracle Fusion
3 18 (15.25%) .NET
4 10 (8.47%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (7.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (7.63%) ASP.NET
6 6 (5.08%) REST
6 6 (5.08%) AngularJS
7 5 (4.24%) Hibernate
7 5 (4.24%) Spring
7 5 (4.24%) .NET Framework
7 5 (4.24%) JSON
8 4 (3.39%) WCF
8 4 (3.39%) Entity Framework
9 3 (2.54%) RESTful
10 2 (1.69%) HTML
10 2 (1.69%) WPF
10 2 (1.69%) jQuery
10 2 (1.69%) CSS
10 2 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (24.58%) Data Integration
2 15 (12.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (5.93%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.08%) SWIFT
5 5 (4.24%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.24%) Mobile Banking
5 5 (4.24%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.69%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.69%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.85%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.85%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.85%) Social Media
7 1 (0.85%) Bitcoin
7 1 (0.85%) Clustering
7 1 (0.85%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.85%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.85%) EMV
7 1 (0.85%) ASIC
7 1 (0.85%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.54%) UNIX
1 3 (2.54%) Linux
2 2 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (42.37%) SOA
2 49 (41.53%) TOGAF
3 31 (26.27%) Zachman Framework
4 25 (21.19%) Enterprise Architecture
5 17 (14.41%) E-Commerce
6 15 (12.71%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (11.02%) Software Engineering
8 11 (9.32%) TDD
8 11 (9.32%) MVC
9 7 (5.93%) Data Modelling
9 7 (5.93%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (5.08%) Analytics
10 6 (5.08%) Mentoring
10 6 (5.08%) SDLC
10 6 (5.08%) OO
10 6 (5.08%) CRM
11 5 (4.24%) Six Sigma
11 5 (4.24%) Project Management
11 5 (4.24%) Process Management
11 5 (4.24%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 48 (40.68%) Java
2 14 (11.86%) C#
3 9 (7.63%) SQL
4 7 (5.93%) JavaScript
5 6 (5.08%) Ruby
6 4 (3.39%) Groovy
7 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.85%) R
7 1 (0.85%) XPath
7 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.85%) Python
7 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.85%) C++
7 1 (0.85%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 9 (7.63%) Degree
2 2 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (1.69%) MCITP
2 2 (1.69%) CCNP
2 2 (1.69%) CCDA
2 2 (1.69%) CCDP
2 2 (1.69%) CISSP
2 2 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.08%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) EMIR
System Software
1 2 (1.69%) XenApp
1 2 (1.69%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.85%) vSphere
2 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 37 (31.36%) Oracle
2 15 (12.71%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.08%) Pega
3 6 (5.08%) Sitecore
4 5 (4.24%) Chordiant
4 5 (4.24%) hybris
4 5 (4.24%) Demandware
4 5 (4.24%) EPiServer
5 4 (3.39%) VMware
6 3 (2.54%) NetApp
6 3 (2.54%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.54%) Cisco
7 2 (1.69%) Citrix
7 2 (1.69%) Juniper
7 2 (1.69%) Tufin
7 2 (1.69%) WorldPay
8 1 (0.85%) Actimize
8 1 (0.85%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.85%) McAfee
8 1 (0.85%) OpenLink
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Salary: £800000000 - £950000000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Extremely Competitive Salary
Posted: 19 days ago