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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Architect
Rank 290 278 238
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 41 47 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.39% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.42% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 39 42 73
Average salary £90,000 £73,750 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.03% +13.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £58,000
10% offered a salary of more than £167,500 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11391 11129 12136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.27% 93.27% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9542 9767 11066
Average salary £52,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 42 (44.68%) Finance
2 35 (37.23%) Banking
3 29 (30.85%) Investment Banking
4 25 (26.60%) Oracle
5 15 (15.96%) Back Office
6 13 (13.83%) SQL
7 12 (12.77%) .NET
7 12 (12.77%) SOA
7 12 (12.77%) Microsoft
7 12 (12.77%) Risk Management
7 12 (12.77%) SAN
7 12 (12.77%) Asset Management
7 12 (12.77%) Corporate Banking
7 12 (12.77%) Wealth Management
7 12 (12.77%) Hedge funds
8 11 (11.70%) Java
9 10 (10.64%) Data Modelling
10 9 (9.57%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (9.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 9 (9.57%) Manufacturing
10 9 (9.57%) Derivative
10 9 (9.57%) Business Development
10 9 (9.57%) International Banking
10 9 (9.57%) Low Latency
11 8 (8.51%) TOGAF
11 8 (8.51%) SharePoint
11 8 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (8.51%) HTML
11 8 (8.51%) CSS
11 8 (8.51%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (8.51%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.26%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.26%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.19%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (3.19%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.19%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (3.19%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.13%) Node.js
4 2 (2.13%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.06%) GemFire
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.06%) IIS
5 1 (1.06%) Apache
5 1 (1.06%) Lync
5 1 (1.06%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 1 (1.06%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.06%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 7 (7.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.13%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.13%) InDesign
2 2 (2.13%) MS Office
2 2 (2.13%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.06%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (7.45%) Oracle SCM
2 2 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.13%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.13%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.13%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.06%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.13%) PaaS
1 2 (2.13%) GitHub
1 2 (2.13%) IaaS
2 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.77%) SAN
2 4 (4.26%) NAS
3 2 (2.13%) LAN
3 2 (2.13%) WAN
3 2 (2.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.06%) LDAP
4 1 (1.06%) DNS
4 1 (1.06%) Firewall
4 1 (1.06%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.57%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (7.45%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.45%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (7.45%) Oracle Database
3 6 (6.38%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.19%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.13%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.13%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.06%) Star Schema
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.06%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.06%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.06%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (2.13%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.06%) ERwin
3 1 (1.06%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.06%) JIRA
General
1 42 (44.68%) Finance
2 35 (37.23%) Banking
3 29 (30.85%) Investment Banking
4 15 (15.96%) Back Office
5 12 (12.77%) Corporate Banking
6 9 (9.57%) Manufacturing
6 9 (9.57%) International Banking
7 4 (4.26%) Marketing
7 4 (4.26%) Games
8 3 (3.19%) Advertising
8 3 (3.19%) Telecoms
9 2 (2.13%) Legal
9 2 (2.13%) Electronics
9 2 (2.13%) Financial Institution
10 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (1.06%) Private Banking
10 1 (1.06%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.77%) .NET
2 8 (8.51%) HTML
2 8 (8.51%) CSS
2 8 (8.51%) Web Services
2 8 (8.51%) XML
3 6 (6.38%) Middleware
3 6 (6.38%) XSD
4 5 (5.32%) ASP.NET
4 5 (5.32%) EJB
5 4 (4.26%) EJB 3.0
5 4 (4.26%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (4.26%) J2EE
5 4 (4.26%) JSP
5 4 (4.26%) Servlets
6 3 (3.19%) CSS3
6 3 (3.19%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (3.19%) HTML5
6 3 (3.19%) WPF
7 2 (2.13%) Spring
7 2 (2.13%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.77%) Hedge funds
2 9 (9.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (9.57%) Derivative
3 4 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.13%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.13%) Open Source
4 2 (2.13%) DTV
4 2 (2.13%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.06%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.06%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.06%) GIS
5 1 (1.06%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.06%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.45%) Windows
2 6 (6.38%) Android
3 5 (5.32%) Linux
4 4 (4.26%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.19%) Solaris
6 1 (1.06%) UNIX
6 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (12.77%) SOA
1 12 (12.77%) Risk Management
1 12 (12.77%) Asset Management
1 12 (12.77%) Wealth Management
2 10 (10.64%) Data Modelling
3 9 (9.57%) Business Development
3 9 (9.57%) Low Latency
4 8 (8.51%) TOGAF
4 8 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (7.45%) MVC
5 7 (7.45%) Logistics
5 7 (7.45%) Supply Chain Management
5 7 (7.45%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (6.38%) Data Governance
6 6 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (6.38%) Validation
7 5 (5.32%) ERP
7 5 (5.32%) Project Management
7 5 (5.32%) Scrum
8 4 (4.26%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.83%) SQL
2 11 (11.70%) Java
3 6 (6.38%) C#
4 4 (4.26%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.13%) Python
5 2 (2.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (3.19%) Degree
2 1 (1.06%) VCAP
2 1 (1.06%) VTSP
2 1 (1.06%) CISA
2 1 (1.06%) CISM
2 1 (1.06%) CISSP
2 1 (1.06%) VCDX
2 1 (1.06%) NCDA
2 1 (1.06%) NCIE
2 1 (1.06%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.19%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.06%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle EDQ
1 1 (1.06%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 25 (26.60%) Oracle
2 12 (12.77%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.32%) VMware
4 3 (3.19%) SAP
4 3 (3.19%) JBoss
4 3 (3.19%) EMC
4 3 (3.19%) IBM
4 3 (3.19%) Pega
4 3 (3.19%) Google
4 3 (3.19%) Actimize
5 2 (2.13%) Omniture
5 2 (2.13%) Citrix
5 2 (2.13%) Informatica
5 2 (2.13%) NetApp
5 2 (2.13%) ILOG
5 2 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.13%) Adobe
5 2 (2.13%) Twitter
6 1 (1.06%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.06%) Business Objects
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £50960 - £72800 per annum + Exc.Bens
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £50960 - £72800 per annum + Exc. Bens
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 25 days ago