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

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Architect
Rank 281 270 294
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 33 71 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.59% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.63% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 23 61 27
Average salary £90,000 £80,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £67,500 £57,300
10% offered a salary of more than £109,000 £100,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £72,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-7.21% +21.25%
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
10333 11224 11123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.84% 93.08% 94.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8993 9641 10137
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

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 November 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 27 November 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 39 (54.93%) Finance
2 20 (28.17%) Banking
3 19 (26.76%) Oracle
4 16 (22.54%) Investment Banking
5 12 (16.90%) Back Office
6 11 (15.49%) Java
7 9 (12.68%) SQL
7 9 (12.68%) .NET
7 9 (12.68%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (11.27%) Data Modelling
8 8 (11.27%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
8 8 (11.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (11.27%) SAN
8 8 (11.27%) Web Services
8 8 (11.27%) International Banking
8 8 (11.27%) Derivative
8 8 (11.27%) Low Latency
9 7 (9.86%) Line Management
9 7 (9.86%) Marketing
9 7 (9.86%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (9.86%) XML
9 7 (9.86%) HTML
9 7 (9.86%) SOA
9 7 (9.86%) TOGAF
10 6 (8.45%) Programme Management
10 6 (8.45%) Middleware
10 6 (8.45%) Telecoms
10 6 (8.45%) SharePoint
10 6 (8.45%) WebLogic

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 6 (8.45%) WebLogic
1 6 (8.45%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.04%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.63%) JBoss
4 3 (4.23%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.23%) Lync
5 2 (2.82%) Node.js
5 2 (2.82%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.82%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.82%) IIS
5 2 (2.82%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.82%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (2.82%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.41%) GemFire
6 1 (1.41%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.82%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (2.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.41%) Temenos T24
2 1 (1.41%) Endur
2 1 (1.41%) Findur
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.41%) PaaS
1 1 (1.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.27%) SAN
2 3 (4.23%) Internet
3 2 (2.82%) LAN
3 2 (2.82%) WLAN
3 2 (2.82%) DHCP
3 2 (2.82%) DNS
3 2 (2.82%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (2.82%) iSCSI
3 2 (2.82%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (2.82%) Firewall
3 2 (2.82%) Wireless
3 2 (2.82%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (2.82%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.41%) MVNO
4 1 (1.41%) 4G
4 1 (1.41%) 2G
4 1 (1.41%) LTE
4 1 (1.41%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.41%) 3G
4 1 (1.41%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (7.04%) Big Data
2 5 (7.04%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.63%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.23%) Apache Hive
4 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.23%) HBase
5 2 (2.82%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.82%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (2.82%) Axure RP
General
1 39 (54.93%) Finance
2 20 (28.17%) Banking
3 16 (22.54%) Investment Banking
4 12 (16.90%) Back Office
5 8 (11.27%) International Banking
6 7 (9.86%) Marketing
7 6 (8.45%) Telecoms
8 4 (5.63%) Electronics
8 4 (5.63%) Manufacturing
9 2 (2.82%) Advertising
9 2 (2.82%) Publishing
9 2 (2.82%) Legal
10 1 (1.41%) Front Office
10 1 (1.41%) Retail
10 1 (1.41%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.68%) .NET
2 8 (11.27%) Web Services
3 7 (9.86%) XML
3 7 (9.86%) HTML
4 6 (8.45%) Middleware
5 4 (5.63%) XSD
5 4 (5.63%) CSS
6 3 (4.23%) JRules
6 3 (4.23%) Spring
7 2 (2.82%) Java EE
7 2 (2.82%) WCF
7 2 (2.82%) ADO.NET
7 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.82%) ODBC
7 2 (2.82%) JDBC
7 2 (2.82%) Servlets
7 2 (2.82%) SOAP
7 2 (2.82%) Hibernate
7 2 (2.82%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (2.82%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 8 (11.27%) Derivative
2 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.63%) User Experience
3 4 (5.63%) DTV
4 3 (4.23%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.82%) Replication
5 2 (2.82%) Clustering
5 2 (2.82%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.41%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.41%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.41%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.41%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.41%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.41%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.41%) GIS
6 1 (1.41%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.63%) Android
1 4 (5.63%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.23%) Linux
3 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.82%) Windows
3 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.82%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (2.82%) Windows 8
3 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.82%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (11.27%) Data Modelling
1 8 (11.27%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.27%) Low Latency
2 7 (9.86%) Line Management
2 7 (9.86%) TOGAF
2 7 (9.86%) SOA
2 7 (9.86%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (8.45%) Programme Management
3 6 (8.45%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (8.45%) Analytics
3 6 (8.45%) Data Governance
4 5 (7.04%) High Availability
4 5 (7.04%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (5.63%) Information Management
5 4 (5.63%) CRM
5 4 (5.63%) Validation
5 4 (5.63%) Mentoring
5 4 (5.63%) Data Architecture
6 3 (4.23%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.49%) Java
2 9 (12.68%) SQL
3 3 (4.23%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.82%) C#
4 2 (2.82%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.41%) PHP
5 1 (1.41%) XPath
5 1 (1.41%) Groovy
5 1 (1.41%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (7.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 19 (26.76%) Oracle
2 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.63%) SAP
4 3 (4.23%) ILOG
4 3 (4.23%) Cisco
5 2 (2.82%) Teradata
5 2 (2.82%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.82%) Dell
6 1 (1.41%) Avaya
6 1 (1.41%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.41%) Sage
6 1 (1.41%) Siebel
6 1 (1.41%) HP
6 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.41%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.41%) OpenLink
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