The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Architect
Rank 276 278 246
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 52 36 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.42% 0.31% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.33% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 45 30 71
Average salary £80,000 £80,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11495 10987 12807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.34% 93.36% 93.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9673 9598 11610
Average salary £53,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Lead Architect
London

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 April 2014, 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 62 (48.44%) Finance
2 36 (28.13%) Banking
3 33 (25.78%) Java
4 30 (23.44%) Oracle
5 21 (16.41%) SOA
6 20 (15.63%) Investment Banking
6 20 (15.63%) MVC
7 18 (14.06%) .NET
8 17 (13.28%) E-Commerce
9 16 (12.50%) Scrum
9 16 (12.50%) Middleware
9 16 (12.50%) TOGAF
9 16 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
10 15 (11.72%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (11.72%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (11.72%) Windows
11 14 (10.94%) JSP
11 14 (10.94%) Servlets
11 14 (10.94%) EJB
11 14 (10.94%) J2EE
11 14 (10.94%) Risk Management
11 14 (10.94%) Wealth Management
11 14 (10.94%) EJB 3.0
11 14 (10.94%) Asset Management
11 14 (10.94%) Corporate Banking
11 14 (10.94%) Hedge funds
12 13 (10.16%) VMware
13 12 (9.38%) Games
13 12 (9.38%) SQL Server
13 12 (9.38%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 9 (7.03%) SharePoint
1 9 (7.03%) Oracle Service Bus
2 7 (5.47%) WebSphere
3 6 (4.69%) WebLogic
3 6 (4.69%) CMS
4 4 (3.13%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.34%) Lync
6 2 (1.56%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.78%) Node.js
7 1 (0.78%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
7 1 (0.78%) FileNet
7 1 (0.78%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (2.34%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (2.34%) MS Office
1 3 (2.34%) Photoshop
1 3 (2.34%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.56%) InDesign
3 1 (0.78%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (0.78%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (3.91%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (2.34%) Google Analytics
2 3 (2.34%) Oracle SCM
3 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.25%) GitHub
2 6 (4.69%) Office 365
3 2 (1.56%) SaaS
3 2 (1.56%) PaaS
4 1 (0.78%) IaaS
4 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.47%) SAN
1 7 (5.47%) Firewall
2 6 (4.69%) WAN
2 6 (4.69%) NAS
3 3 (2.34%) LAN
4 2 (1.56%) DNS
4 2 (1.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.78%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.78%) LDAP
5 1 (0.78%) VPN
5 1 (0.78%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.03%) Oracle Database
3 7 (5.47%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (3.91%) Oracle Exadata
5 4 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.13%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (3.13%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (2.34%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (2.34%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.56%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.56%) MySQL
7 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (3.91%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.13%) Axure RP
3 3 (2.34%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (2.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.56%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.78%) Gerrit
5 1 (0.78%) JIRA
5 1 (0.78%) Maven
5 1 (0.78%) ERwin
General
1 62 (48.44%) Finance
2 36 (28.13%) Banking
3 20 (15.63%) Investment Banking
4 14 (10.94%) Corporate Banking
5 12 (9.38%) Games
6 5 (3.91%) Advertising
7 4 (3.13%) Legal
7 4 (3.13%) Manufacturing
7 4 (3.13%) Private Banking
7 4 (3.13%) Marketing
8 3 (2.34%) International Banking
9 2 (1.56%) Front Office
9 2 (1.56%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.56%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.56%) Retail Banking
9 2 (1.56%) Retail
10 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.78%) Electronics
10 1 (0.78%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (14.06%) .NET
2 16 (12.50%) Middleware
3 14 (10.94%) JSP
3 14 (10.94%) Servlets
3 14 (10.94%) EJB
3 14 (10.94%) J2EE
3 14 (10.94%) EJB 3.0
4 12 (9.38%) ASP.NET
5 11 (8.59%) Oracle Fusion
6 9 (7.03%) Django
7 6 (4.69%) HTML
7 6 (4.69%) Silverlight
8 5 (3.91%) CSS
9 4 (3.13%) Web Services
9 4 (3.13%) WebSphere MQ
9 4 (3.13%) JRules
10 3 (2.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 3 (2.34%) .NET Framework
11 2 (1.56%) JMS
11 2 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.94%) Hedge funds
2 9 (7.03%) Open Source
3 4 (3.13%) Cryptography
3 4 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.34%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (2.34%) SWIFT
5 2 (1.56%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.56%) Derivative
6 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.78%) Social Media
6 1 (0.78%) PKI
6 1 (0.78%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.78%) DTV
6 1 (0.78%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.78%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.72%) Windows
2 9 (7.03%) Linux
3 6 (4.69%) Android
4 5 (3.91%) Solaris
5 4 (3.13%) UNIX
5 4 (3.13%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.34%) AIX
6 3 (2.34%) HPUX
7 2 (1.56%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (16.41%) SOA
2 20 (15.63%) MVC
3 17 (13.28%) E-Commerce
4 16 (12.50%) Scrum
4 16 (12.50%) TOGAF
4 16 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 15 (11.72%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (11.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (10.94%) Risk Management
6 14 (10.94%) Wealth Management
6 14 (10.94%) Asset Management
7 11 (8.59%) Business Development
8 9 (7.03%) CRM
9 8 (6.25%) Analytics
9 8 (6.25%) BPMN
9 8 (6.25%) Security Architecture
10 7 (5.47%) Technical Architecture
10 7 (5.47%) Data Modelling
11 6 (4.69%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (4.69%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (25.78%) Java
2 11 (8.59%) PHP
2 11 (8.59%) Python
3 9 (7.03%) SQL
3 9 (7.03%) C#
4 3 (2.34%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.56%) Perl
5 2 (1.56%) C
5 2 (1.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (3.91%) Degree
2 4 (3.13%) CISA
2 4 (3.13%) CISM
2 4 (3.13%) CISSP
3 3 (2.34%) CRISC
3 3 (2.34%) CEH
3 3 (2.34%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.34%) CCIE
3 3 (2.34%) CCNA
4 1 (0.78%) NCDA
4 1 (0.78%) NCIE
4 1 (0.78%) VCAP
4 1 (0.78%) VTSP
4 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.78%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.56%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (8.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (5.47%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.13%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.34%) Xen
4 3 (2.34%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.56%) XenApp
5 2 (1.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (2.34%) Oracle EDQ
1 3 (2.34%) SCCM
1 3 (2.34%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (23.44%) Oracle
2 13 (10.16%) VMware
3 11 (8.59%) Microsoft
4 8 (6.25%) Twitter
4 8 (6.25%) EMC
5 5 (3.91%) Pega
5 5 (3.91%) Citrix
5 5 (3.91%) IBM
6 4 (3.13%) JBoss
6 4 (3.13%) ILOG
6 4 (3.13%) Google
7 3 (2.34%) Omniture
7 3 (2.34%) Actimize
7 3 (2.34%) Fundtech
7 3 (2.34%) NetApp
7 3 (2.34%) Cisco
7 3 (2.34%) Adobe
8 2 (1.56%) Wyse
8 2 (1.56%) Juniper
8 2 (1.56%) Intel
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Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus.
Posted: 5 days ago
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