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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Architect
Rank 251 266 280
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 63 57 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.61% 0.51% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.55% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 44 49 27
Average salary £75,000 £80,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,000 £70,000
10% offered a salary of more than £98,650 £101,000 £87,000
UK excluding London average salary £69,000 £72,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-4.82% +11.53%
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
9698 10369 10363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.24% 92.70% 93.49%
Number of salaries quoted 8264 8719 9211
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 54 (54.00%) Finance
2 49 (49.00%) Banking
3 32 (32.00%) TOGAF
3 32 (32.00%) Java
4 31 (31.00%) Retail
5 25 (25.00%) Oracle
6 21 (21.00%) SOA
7 20 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (19.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 18 (18.00%) Internet
10 17 (17.00%) Middleware
11 16 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
11 16 (16.00%) Zachman Framework
12 14 (14.00%) .NET
13 13 (13.00%) Microsoft
13 13 (13.00%) E-Commerce
13 13 (13.00%) Data Integration
14 12 (12.00%) Oracle Fusion
15 11 (11.00%) Investment Banking
15 11 (11.00%) Degree
15 11 (11.00%) Mentoring
16 10 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 10 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (10.00%) C#
16 10 (10.00%) Retail Banking
16 10 (10.00%) Online Banking
17 9 (9.00%) Software Engineering
17 9 (9.00%) SQL
18 8 (8.00%) IIS
18 8 (8.00%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 8 (8.00%) IIS
2 5 (5.00%) Apache
2 5 (5.00%) CMS
2 5 (5.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (5.00%) Node.js
2 5 (5.00%) Magnolia
3 4 (4.00%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.00%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.00%) Lync
6 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.00%) CICS
6 1 (1.00%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.00%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.00%) Endur
2 2 (2.00%) Findur
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.00%) Internet
2 3 (3.00%) LAN
2 3 (3.00%) Firewall
3 2 (2.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (2.00%) Bluetooth
3 2 (2.00%) WLAN
3 2 (2.00%) DHCP
3 2 (2.00%) DNS
3 2 (2.00%) Wireless
3 2 (2.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (2.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.00%) LTE
4 1 (1.00%) 2G
4 1 (1.00%) WPA
4 1 (1.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.00%) SAN
4 1 (1.00%) 3G
4 1 (1.00%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (8.00%) Big Data
3 5 (5.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.00%) DB2
5 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.00%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.00%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.00%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.00%) HBase
6 1 (1.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (1.00%) Data Mart
6 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.00%) QlikView
6 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (1.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.00%) Toad
1 1 (1.00%) Subversion
1 1 (1.00%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (1.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.00%) Jenkins
General
1 54 (54.00%) Finance
2 49 (49.00%) Banking
3 31 (31.00%) Retail
4 11 (11.00%) Investment Banking
5 10 (10.00%) Retail Banking
6 7 (7.00%) Back Office
7 5 (5.00%) Telecoms
8 3 (3.00%) Electronics
8 3 (3.00%) Marketing
8 3 (3.00%) Manufacturing
9 2 (2.00%) Front Office
10 1 (1.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (17.00%) Middleware
2 14 (14.00%) .NET
3 12 (12.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 8 (8.00%) Spring
5 7 (7.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (6.00%) AngularJS
6 6 (6.00%) Hibernate
7 5 (5.00%) ASP.NET
7 5 (5.00%) REST
7 5 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (5.00%) JSON
8 3 (3.00%) HTML
8 3 (3.00%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.00%) WCF
9 2 (2.00%) WPF
9 2 (2.00%) Web Services
9 2 (2.00%) XML
9 2 (2.00%) WinForms
10 1 (1.00%) JRules
10 1 (1.00%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.00%) Data Integration
2 10 (10.00%) Online Banking
2 10 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (6.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.00%) Mobile Banking
5 4 (4.00%) Mainframe
6 3 (3.00%) DTV
6 3 (3.00%) Clustering
6 3 (3.00%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.00%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (2.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.00%) Replication
8 1 (1.00%) Derivative
8 1 (1.00%) EMV
8 1 (1.00%) ASIC
8 1 (1.00%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.00%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.00%) Windows
2 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (2.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.00%) Android
4 1 (1.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.00%) TOGAF
2 21 (21.00%) SOA
3 20 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (19.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 16 (16.00%) Zachman Framework
6 13 (13.00%) E-Commerce
7 11 (11.00%) Mentoring
8 10 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (9.00%) Software Engineering
10 8 (8.00%) TDD
10 8 (8.00%) Line Management
11 7 (7.00%) Analytics
11 7 (7.00%) MVC
11 7 (7.00%) Data Modelling
11 7 (7.00%) OO
12 6 (6.00%) CRM
12 6 (6.00%) Data Management
12 6 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (5.00%) Web Development
13 5 (5.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (32.00%) Java
2 10 (10.00%) C#
3 9 (9.00%) SQL
4 7 (7.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.00%) Groovy
6 4 (4.00%) PL/SQL
6 4 (4.00%) Ruby
7 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.00%) Scala
7 1 (1.00%) R
7 1 (1.00%) Perl
7 1 (1.00%) PHP
7 1 (1.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.00%) C++
7 1 (1.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 11 (11.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) EMIR
System Software
1 4 (4.00%) vSphere
2 3 (3.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.00%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (25.00%) Oracle
2 13 (13.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.00%) EPiServer
3 5 (5.00%) Sitecore
3 5 (5.00%) hybris
3 5 (5.00%) Demandware
4 4 (4.00%) SAP
4 4 (4.00%) VMware
5 3 (3.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.00%) OpenLink
6 2 (2.00%) Teradata
6 2 (2.00%) Dell
6 2 (2.00%) Cisco
7 1 (1.00%) IBM
7 1 (1.00%) HP
7 1 (1.00%) Cognos
7 1 (1.00%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.00%) EMC
7 1 (1.00%) Informatica
7 1 (1.00%) NetApp
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Rockhall Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum + Package and Bens incl Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £90000 per annum, Benefits Healthy benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits / Bonus / Holidays
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Car,
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits / Bonus / Holidays
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £54000 - £64000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago