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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Architect
Rank 286 275 253
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 40 45 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.37% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.40% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 35 40 69
Average salary £100,000 £75,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £60,000 £58,000
10% offered a salary of more than £167,500 £100,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
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
11133 11313 12081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.44% 93.35% 93.96%
Number of salaries quoted 9339 10017 11056
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 36 (42.35%) Finance
2 27 (31.76%) Banking
3 26 (30.59%) Oracle
4 22 (25.88%) Investment Banking
5 16 (18.82%) Back Office
6 13 (15.29%) SAN
6 13 (15.29%) SQL
7 11 (12.94%) .NET
7 11 (12.94%) Java
8 10 (11.76%) Derivative
8 10 (11.76%) International Banking
8 10 (11.76%) Web Services
8 10 (11.76%) Microsoft
8 10 (11.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 10 (11.76%) Low Latency
9 9 (10.59%) Manufacturing
9 9 (10.59%) Data Modelling
9 9 (10.59%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (10.59%) XML
9 9 (10.59%) HTML
10 8 (9.41%) CSS
10 8 (9.41%) SOA
10 8 (9.41%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (8.24%) SharePoint
11 7 (8.24%) Oracle SCM
11 7 (8.24%) Logistics
11 7 (8.24%) Supply Chain Management
11 7 (8.24%) Data Governance
12 6 (7.06%) Android
12 6 (7.06%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 7 (8.24%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.71%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.53%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.53%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.53%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (3.53%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.35%) Node.js
4 2 (2.35%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.18%) Apache
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.18%) Lync
5 1 (1.18%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.18%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.18%) GemFire
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.35%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.35%) InDesign
2 2 (2.35%) MS Office
2 2 (2.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (8.24%) Oracle SCM
2 2 (2.35%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.35%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.35%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.18%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) IaaS
1 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.35%) PaaS
2 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.29%) SAN
2 4 (4.71%) NAS
3 2 (2.35%) LAN
3 2 (2.35%) WAN
3 2 (2.35%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.18%) DNS
4 1 (1.18%) LDAP
4 1 (1.18%) Firewall
4 1 (1.18%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.59%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (7.06%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.06%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (3.53%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.53%) Big Data
5 2 (2.35%) HBase
5 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (2.35%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (2.35%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (2.35%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.18%) Star Schema
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.18%) BODI
Development Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (2.35%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.18%) ERwin
3 1 (1.18%) JIRA
3 1 (1.18%) Git (software)
General
1 36 (42.35%) Finance
2 27 (31.76%) Banking
3 22 (25.88%) Investment Banking
4 16 (18.82%) Back Office
5 10 (11.76%) International Banking
6 9 (10.59%) Manufacturing
7 4 (4.71%) Marketing
7 4 (4.71%) Corporate Banking
8 3 (3.53%) Advertising
9 2 (2.35%) Legal
9 2 (2.35%) Electronics
9 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
9 2 (2.35%) Financial Institution
10 1 (1.18%) Games
10 1 (1.18%) Multimedia
10 1 (1.18%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.94%) .NET
2 10 (11.76%) Web Services
3 9 (10.59%) XML
3 9 (10.59%) HTML
4 8 (9.41%) CSS
5 6 (7.06%) XSD
6 5 (5.88%) EJB
6 5 (5.88%) Servlets
7 4 (4.71%) EJB 3.0
7 4 (4.71%) Middleware
7 4 (4.71%) JSP
7 4 (4.71%) J2EE
8 3 (3.53%) ASP.NET
8 3 (3.53%) HTML5
8 3 (3.53%) CSS3
9 2 (2.35%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.35%) Backbone.js
9 2 (2.35%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (2.35%) REST
9 2 (2.35%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) Derivative
1 10 (11.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (4.71%) Hedge funds
3 3 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.35%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.35%) DTV
5 1 (1.18%) GIS
5 1 (1.18%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.18%) PKI
5 1 (1.18%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.18%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.06%) Android
1 6 (7.06%) Windows
2 5 (5.88%) Linux
3 4 (4.71%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.53%) Solaris
5 1 (1.18%) UNIX
5 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (11.76%) Low Latency
2 9 (10.59%) Data Modelling
3 8 (9.41%) SOA
3 8 (9.41%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (8.24%) Logistics
4 7 (8.24%) Supply Chain Management
4 7 (8.24%) Data Governance
5 6 (7.06%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (7.06%) TOGAF
5 6 (7.06%) Validation
6 5 (5.88%) Analytics
6 5 (5.88%) ERP
6 5 (5.88%) MVC
6 5 (5.88%) Scrum
6 5 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (4.71%) Security Architecture
7 4 (4.71%) Wealth Management
7 4 (4.71%) Business Development
7 4 (4.71%) Asset Management
7 4 (4.71%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.29%) SQL
2 11 (12.94%) Java
3 4 (4.71%) C#
4 3 (3.53%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.18%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (4.71%) Degree
2 1 (1.18%) CISA
2 1 (1.18%) CISM
2 1 (1.18%) CISSP
2 1 (1.18%) NCDA
2 1 (1.18%) NCIE
2 1 (1.18%) VCAP
2 1 (1.18%) VTSP
2 1 (1.18%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.53%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) OpenSSO
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 26 (30.59%) Oracle
2 10 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.88%) VMware
4 3 (3.53%) SAP
4 3 (3.53%) JBoss
4 3 (3.53%) EMC
4 3 (3.53%) Google
5 2 (2.35%) Omniture
5 2 (2.35%) Citrix
5 2 (2.35%) IBM
5 2 (2.35%) Informatica
5 2 (2.35%) NetApp
5 2 (2.35%) ILOG
5 2 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.35%) Adobe
6 1 (1.18%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.18%) Sun
6 1 (1.18%) Cisco
6 1 (1.18%) Cognos
6 1 (1.18%) Siebel
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