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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Architect
Rank 260 249 283
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 49 69 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.47% 0.65% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.71% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 37 62 26
Average salary £72,800 £82,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.75% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,200 £128,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £71,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
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
9696 9784 10167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.29% 92.81% 93.69%
Number of salaries quoted 8308 8288 9117
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 2015, 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 41 (50.00%) Finance
2 31 (37.80%) Banking
3 20 (24.39%) Retail
4 19 (23.17%) Java
5 17 (20.73%) Oracle
5 17 (20.73%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (20.73%) TOGAF
6 16 (19.51%) Enterprise Architecture
6 16 (19.51%) Internet
7 14 (17.07%) SOA
8 11 (13.41%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (13.41%) Middleware
9 10 (12.20%) Online Banking
9 10 (12.20%) Line Management
10 9 (10.98%) Mentoring
10 9 (10.98%) Investment Banking
10 9 (10.98%) Microsoft
10 9 (10.98%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (10.98%) SQL
11 8 (9.76%) .NET
11 8 (9.76%) Zachman Framework
11 8 (9.76%) Marketing
11 8 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (8.54%) Retail Banking
12 7 (8.54%) Digital Marketing
12 7 (8.54%) WebLogic
12 7 (8.54%) E-Commerce
12 7 (8.54%) Telecoms
13 6 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (7.32%) Programme Management

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 (8.54%) WebLogic
2 6 (7.32%) IIS
3 5 (6.10%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.66%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.66%) JBoss
4 3 (3.66%) Apache
4 3 (3.66%) CMS
4 3 (3.66%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.66%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (3.66%) Node.js
4 3 (3.66%) Magnolia
5 2 (2.44%) Lync
5 2 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.44%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Photoshop
1 2 (2.44%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (2.44%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.44%) Endur
2 2 (2.44%) Findur
3 1 (1.22%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.51%) Internet
2 3 (3.66%) Firewall
3 2 (2.44%) Wireless
3 2 (2.44%) LAN
3 2 (2.44%) WLAN
3 2 (2.44%) DHCP
3 2 (2.44%) DNS
3 2 (2.44%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (2.44%) iSCSI
3 2 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (2.44%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.22%) MVNO
4 1 (1.22%) 4G
4 1 (1.22%) LTE
4 1 (1.22%) SAN
4 1 (1.22%) 2G
4 1 (1.22%) 3G
4 1 (1.22%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.98%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (7.32%) Big Data
3 5 (6.10%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.44%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.22%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.22%) HBase
5 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (1.22%) Data Mart
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.22%) QlikView
5 1 (1.22%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (1.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (1.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (2.44%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.22%) Toad
2 1 (1.22%) Subversion
2 1 (1.22%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
General
1 41 (50.00%) Finance
2 31 (37.80%) Banking
3 20 (24.39%) Retail
4 9 (10.98%) Investment Banking
5 8 (9.76%) Marketing
6 7 (8.54%) Retail Banking
6 7 (8.54%) Telecoms
7 5 (6.10%) Back Office
7 5 (6.10%) Electronics
7 5 (6.10%) Manufacturing
8 3 (3.66%) Legal
9 2 (2.44%) Front Office
10 1 (1.22%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.41%) Middleware
2 8 (9.76%) .NET
3 6 (7.32%) Spring
3 6 (7.32%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (6.10%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (4.88%) AngularJS
5 4 (4.88%) Hibernate
6 3 (3.66%) HTML
6 3 (3.66%) JRules
6 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.66%) REST
6 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (3.66%) .NET Framework
6 3 (3.66%) JSON
7 2 (2.44%) WCF
7 2 (2.44%) WPF
7 2 (2.44%) Web Services
7 2 (2.44%) XML
7 2 (2.44%) WinForms
8 1 (1.22%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.20%) Online Banking
2 8 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.32%) Data Integration
3 6 (7.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (7.32%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.10%) DTV
5 4 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.66%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.66%) Mainframe
6 3 (3.66%) Clustering
7 2 (2.44%) Replication
7 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.44%) User Experience
7 2 (2.44%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.22%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (1.22%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.22%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.22%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.22%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (1.22%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.10%) Windows
2 4 (4.88%) Apple iOS
2 4 (4.88%) Android
3 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.44%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (2.44%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.44%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.73%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (20.73%) TOGAF
2 16 (19.51%) Enterprise Architecture
3 14 (17.07%) SOA
4 11 (13.41%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (12.20%) Line Management
6 9 (10.98%) Mentoring
7 8 (9.76%) Zachman Framework
8 7 (8.54%) E-Commerce
8 7 (8.54%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (7.32%) Data Modelling
9 6 (7.32%) Data Management
9 6 (7.32%) TDD
9 6 (7.32%) Programme Management
9 6 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (6.10%) Asset Management
10 5 (6.10%) OO
10 5 (6.10%) MVC
10 5 (6.10%) Web Development
10 5 (6.10%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 19 (23.17%) Java
2 9 (10.98%) SQL
3 5 (6.10%) C#
3 5 (6.10%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.88%) PL/SQL
4 4 (4.88%) Groovy
5 3 (3.66%) Ruby
6 1 (1.22%) Scala
6 1 (1.22%) R
6 1 (1.22%) Perl
6 1 (1.22%) PHP
6 1 (1.22%) C++
6 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (7.32%) Degree
2 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) EMIR
System Software
1 4 (4.88%) vSphere
2 3 (3.66%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (20.73%) Oracle
2 9 (10.98%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.32%) SAP
4 4 (4.88%) VMware
5 3 (3.66%) ILOG
5 3 (3.66%) CheckPoint
5 3 (3.66%) EPiServer
5 3 (3.66%) Sitecore
5 3 (3.66%) hybris
5 3 (3.66%) Demandware
6 2 (2.44%) OpenLink
6 2 (2.44%) Teradata
6 2 (2.44%) Dell
6 2 (2.44%) Cisco
7 1 (1.22%) IBM
7 1 (1.22%) HP
7 1 (1.22%) Cognos
7 1 (1.22%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.22%) EMC
7 1 (1.22%) Informatica
City, London
Montash
Salary: £95000 - £105000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £95,000 to £105,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Kuoni Travel Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: exceptional benefits package and excellent bonus scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £90000 - £125000 per annum + Benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £550.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £53480 - £76400 per annum + Exc.Bens.
Posted: 18 days ago