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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Architect
Rank 237 284 250
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 19 38 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.37% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.39% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 18 30 61
Average salary £87,500 £72,800 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.19% -11.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £70,000 £67,500
10% offered a salary of more than £150,000 £90,500 £128,500
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £70,000 £71,000
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -1.40%
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
6294 9752 9929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.06% 95.41% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5650 8452 8446
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016, 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 20 (57.14%) Banking
2 19 (54.29%) Finance
3 13 (37.14%) SOA
4 10 (28.57%) Change Management
4 10 (28.57%) Java
5 9 (25.71%) COBOL
5 9 (25.71%) DB2
5 9 (25.71%) CICS
5 9 (25.71%) Mainframe
5 9 (25.71%) SDLC
6 6 (17.14%) Blockchain
6 6 (17.14%) Bitcoin
6 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (17.14%) Investment Banking
7 5 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (14.29%) TOGAF
7 5 (14.29%) Back Office
7 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 5 (14.29%) ATM
7 5 (14.29%) Cryptocurrency
8 4 (11.43%) People Management
8 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (11.43%) SQL
8 4 (11.43%) Data Architecture
9 3 (8.57%) Degree
9 3 (8.57%) Strategic Planning
9 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
9 3 (8.57%) Linux
9 3 (8.57%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (25.71%) CICS
2 1 (2.86%) Apache
2 1 (2.86%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.86%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) ATM
2 2 (5.71%) DNS
3 1 (2.86%) DHCP
3 1 (2.86%) Diameter Protocol
3 1 (2.86%) SNMP
3 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) DB2
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.71%) Big Data
4 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.86%) Neo4j
5 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.86%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.86%) Appium
2 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) git-flow
2 1 (2.86%) MSBuild
2 1 (2.86%) Selenium
2 1 (2.86%) SoapUI
General
1 20 (57.14%) Banking
2 19 (54.29%) Finance
3 6 (17.14%) Investment Banking
4 5 (14.29%) Back Office
5 1 (2.86%) Front Office
5 1 (2.86%) Legal
5 1 (2.86%) Retail
5 1 (2.86%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) RESTful
1 2 (5.71%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (2.86%) Kafka
2 1 (2.86%) REST
2 1 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (2.86%) SOAP
2 1 (2.86%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Mainframe
2 6 (17.14%) Bitcoin
2 6 (17.14%) Blockchain
3 5 (14.29%) Cryptocurrency
4 3 (8.57%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.86%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Unix
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) SOA
2 10 (28.57%) Change Management
3 9 (25.71%) SDLC
4 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (14.29%) TOGAF
6 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (11.43%) Data Architecture
6 4 (11.43%) People Management
7 3 (8.57%) Customer Insight
7 3 (8.57%) Inmon Methodology
7 3 (8.57%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (8.57%) Project Management
7 3 (8.57%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (5.71%) Business Analysis
8 2 (5.71%) Data Management
8 2 (5.71%) DevOps
8 2 (5.71%) Open Source
8 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.71%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) Java
2 9 (25.71%) COBOL
3 4 (11.43%) SQL
4 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.71%) Ruby
6 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.86%) C
6 1 (2.86%) Clojure
6 1 (2.86%) Perl
6 1 (2.86%) Python
6 1 (2.86%) Scala
6 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) ISEB
2 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
1 1 (2.86%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (2.86%) Nagios
1 1 (2.86%) OpenNMS
1 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Citrix
2 1 (2.86%) MapR
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.86%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.86%) TSYS
2 1 (2.86%) VMware
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago