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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Architect
Rank 278 284 263
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 54 31 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.43% 0.26% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.28% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 47 24 72
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 £102,000 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11696 10979 13020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.39% 93.35% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9858 9611 11780
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 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 18 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 19 (14.84%) .NET
8 18 (14.06%) Enterprise Architecture
9 17 (13.28%) Middleware
10 16 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (12.50%) Scrum
10 16 (12.50%) E-Commerce
10 16 (12.50%) TOGAF
11 15 (11.72%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (11.72%) Windows
12 14 (10.94%) JSP
12 14 (10.94%) Servlets
12 14 (10.94%) EJB
12 14 (10.94%) J2EE
12 14 (10.94%) Risk Management
12 14 (10.94%) Wealth Management
12 14 (10.94%) EJB 3.0
12 14 (10.94%) Asset Management
12 14 (10.94%) Corporate Banking
12 14 (10.94%) Hedge funds
13 13 (10.16%) VMware
13 13 (10.16%) ASP.NET
14 12 (9.38%) SQL Server
14 12 (9.38%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 18 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%) CMS
2 7 (5.47%) WebSphere
3 6 (4.69%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.13%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.34%) Lync
6 2 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.56%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.78%) IIS
7 1 (0.78%) FileNet
7 1 (0.78%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
7 1 (0.78%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (2.34%) MS Office
1 3 (2.34%) Photoshop
1 3 (2.34%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.34%) Adobe Illustrator
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
3 2 (1.56%) Oracle SCM
3 2 (1.56%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.25%) GitHub
2 7 (5.47%) Office 365
3 2 (1.56%) SaaS
3 2 (1.56%) PaaS
4 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.47%) SAN
1 7 (5.47%) Firewall
2 6 (4.69%) NAS
2 6 (4.69%) WAN
3 3 (2.34%) LAN
4 2 (1.56%) DNS
4 2 (1.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.78%) LDAP
5 1 (0.78%) VPN
5 1 (0.78%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.78%) SSL
5 1 (0.78%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.03%) Oracle Database
3 7 (5.47%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (4.69%) Oracle Exadata
5 5 (3.91%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.13%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (3.13%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.34%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (2.34%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.56%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.56%) MySQL
9 1 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.78%) Star Schema
9 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (3.91%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.13%) Axure RP
3 3 (2.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.34%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (1.56%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.78%) ERwin
5 1 (0.78%) JIRA
5 1 (0.78%) Maven
5 1 (0.78%) Gerrit
5 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
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%) Private Banking
7 4 (3.13%) Marketing
8 3 (2.34%) Legal
8 3 (2.34%) Manufacturing
8 3 (2.34%) International Banking
9 2 (1.56%) Retail
9 2 (1.56%) Retail Banking
9 2 (1.56%) Front Office
9 2 (1.56%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.56%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.78%) Publishing
10 1 (0.78%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (14.84%) .NET
2 17 (13.28%) 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 13 (10.16%) ASP.NET
5 12 (9.38%) Oracle Fusion
6 9 (7.03%) Django
7 7 (5.47%) Silverlight
8 6 (4.69%) HTML
9 5 (3.91%) CSS
10 4 (3.13%) JRules
10 4 (3.13%) WebSphere MQ
10 4 (3.13%) Web Services
11 3 (2.34%) .NET Framework
11 3 (2.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 2 (1.56%) Threading Building Blocks
12 2 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.94%) Hedge funds
2 9 (7.03%) Open Source
3 4 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.34%) Cryptography
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%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.78%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.78%) DTV
6 1 (0.78%) BBC
6 1 (0.78%) PKI
6 1 (0.78%) IVR
6 1 (0.78%) Social Media
6 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
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%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.13%) UNIX
6 3 (2.34%) AIX
6 3 (2.34%) HPUX
6 3 (2.34%) Windows Server 2008
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 18 (14.06%) Enterprise Architecture
4 16 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (12.50%) Scrum
4 16 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 16 (12.50%) TOGAF
5 15 (11.72%) Agile Software Development
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
8 9 (7.03%) Analytics
9 8 (6.25%) Security Architecture
9 8 (6.25%) BPMN
10 7 (5.47%) Knowledge Management
10 7 (5.47%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (4.69%) Process Management
11 6 (4.69%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 33 (25.78%) Java
2 11 (8.59%) Python
2 11 (8.59%) PHP
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%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.34%) CCIE
3 3 (2.34%) CCNA
3 3 (2.34%) CEH
3 3 (2.34%) CRISC
4 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.78%) VCDX
4 1 (0.78%) NCDA
4 1 (0.78%) NCIE
4 1 (0.78%) VCAP
4 1 (0.78%) VTSP
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%) Terminal Services
4 3 (2.34%) Xen
5 2 (1.56%) XenApp
5 2 (1.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (2.34%) SCCM
1 3 (2.34%) SCOM
1 3 (2.34%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 30 (23.44%) Oracle
2 13 (10.16%) VMware
3 12 (9.38%) Microsoft
4 8 (6.25%) Twitter
4 8 (6.25%) EMC
5 5 (3.91%) IBM
5 5 (3.91%) Citrix
5 5 (3.91%) Pega
6 4 (3.13%) Google
6 4 (3.13%) ILOG
6 4 (3.13%) JBoss
7 3 (2.34%) Adobe
7 3 (2.34%) Cisco
7 3 (2.34%) NetApp
7 3 (2.34%) Actimize
7 3 (2.34%) Omniture
7 3 (2.34%) Fundtech
8 2 (1.56%) Wyse
8 2 (1.56%) HP
8 2 (1.56%) Intel
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus, BUPA, Minimal travel!
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £100000 - £140000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus.
Posted: 6 days ago