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

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Architect
Rank 270 292 281
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 48 43 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.46% 0.35% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.37% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 30 41 47
Average salary £65,000 £87,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £101,500 £167,500 £95,500
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
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
9724 11522 11194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.57% 92.46% 93.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8361 9663 9804
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
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 27 July 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 27 July 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 73 (60.83%) Banking
2 72 (60.00%) Finance
3 58 (48.33%) Retail
4 50 (41.67%) SOA
5 48 (40.00%) Java
6 46 (38.33%) TOGAF
7 40 (33.33%) Middleware
8 39 (32.50%) Oracle
9 30 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
10 29 (24.17%) Data Integration
10 29 (24.17%) Oracle Fusion
11 23 (19.17%) Enterprise Architecture
12 17 (14.17%) .NET
12 17 (14.17%) E-Commerce
13 15 (12.50%) Microsoft
14 14 (11.67%) Data Warehouse
14 14 (11.67%) C#
14 14 (11.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 14 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (10.83%) Software Engineering
16 11 (9.17%) TDD
16 11 (9.17%) MVC
17 10 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
17 10 (8.33%) SQL Server
18 9 (7.50%) SQL
18 9 (7.50%) ASP.NET
18 9 (7.50%) Back Office
18 9 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
18 9 (7.50%) Investment Banking
19 8 (6.67%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 (5.83%) CMS
1 7 (5.83%) Node.js
2 6 (5.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (5.00%) IIS
2 6 (5.00%) Apache
3 5 (4.17%) Magnolia
4 2 (1.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.83%) CICS
5 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.83%) Lync
5 1 (0.83%) Drupal
5 1 (0.83%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.83%) PowerPivot
2 1 (0.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.17%) AWD
2 1 (0.83%) Endur
2 1 (0.83%) Findur
2 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.17%) Internet
2 3 (2.50%) Firewall
3 2 (1.67%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.83%) LAN
4 1 (0.83%) HTTP
4 1 (0.83%) VPN
4 1 (0.83%) DNS
4 1 (0.83%) SAN
4 1 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.83%) WPA
4 1 (0.83%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.83%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.67%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.17%) Big Data
4 4 (3.33%) DB2
5 3 (2.50%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.67%) MySQL
6 2 (1.67%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.67%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.83%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.83%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.83%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.83%) Subversion
General
1 73 (60.83%) Banking
2 72 (60.00%) Finance
3 58 (48.33%) Retail
4 9 (7.50%) Investment Banking
4 9 (7.50%) Back Office
5 7 (5.83%) Legal
6 5 (4.17%) Financial Institution
6 5 (4.17%) Retail Banking
6 5 (4.17%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (1.67%) Marketing
7 2 (1.67%) Publishing
8 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.83%) Front Office
8 1 (0.83%) Electronics
8 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (33.33%) Middleware
2 29 (24.17%) Oracle Fusion
3 17 (14.17%) .NET
4 10 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (7.50%) ASP.NET
6 7 (5.83%) REST
6 7 (5.83%) AngularJS
7 6 (5.00%) Spring
8 5 (4.17%) Hibernate
8 5 (4.17%) JSON
9 4 (3.33%) WCF
9 4 (3.33%) .NET Framework
9 4 (3.33%) Entity Framework
10 3 (2.50%) jQuery
10 3 (2.50%) RESTful
10 3 (2.50%) XML
11 2 (1.67%) SOAP
11 2 (1.67%) Web Services
11 2 (1.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (24.17%) Data Integration
2 14 (11.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.00%) SWIFT
4 5 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.17%) Mobile Banking
4 5 (4.17%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.83%) Bitcoin
6 1 (0.83%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.83%) Social Media
6 1 (0.83%) Clustering
6 1 (0.83%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.83%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.83%) EMV
6 1 (0.83%) ASIC
6 1 (0.83%) DTV
6 1 (0.83%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.33%) Linux
2 3 (2.50%) UNIX
3 1 (0.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (41.67%) SOA
2 46 (38.33%) TOGAF
3 30 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
4 23 (19.17%) Enterprise Architecture
5 17 (14.17%) E-Commerce
6 14 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (10.83%) Software Engineering
8 11 (9.17%) TDD
8 11 (9.17%) MVC
9 8 (6.67%) CRM
9 8 (6.67%) Data Modelling
10 7 (5.83%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (5.83%) Analytics
11 6 (5.00%) Mentoring
11 6 (5.00%) OO
12 5 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (4.17%) Six Sigma
12 5 (4.17%) Project Management
12 5 (4.17%) Process Management
12 5 (4.17%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 48 (40.00%) Java
2 14 (11.67%) C#
3 9 (7.50%) SQL
4 8 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 6 (5.00%) Ruby
6 4 (3.33%) Groovy
7 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.83%) R
7 1 (0.83%) XPath
7 1 (0.83%) COBOL
7 1 (0.83%) PHP
7 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.83%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (5.83%) Degree
2 3 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (1.67%) MCITP
3 2 (1.67%) CCNP
3 2 (1.67%) CCDA
3 2 (1.67%) CCDP
3 2 (1.67%) CISSP
4 1 (0.83%) CCVP
4 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) EMIR
System Software
1 2 (1.67%) XenApp
1 2 (1.67%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 39 (32.50%) Oracle
2 15 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.00%) Pega
3 6 (5.00%) Sitecore
4 5 (4.17%) hybris
4 5 (4.17%) Demandware
4 5 (4.17%) EPiServer
4 5 (4.17%) Chordiant
5 4 (3.33%) Cisco
6 3 (2.50%) SAP
6 3 (2.50%) NetApp
6 3 (2.50%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.50%) VMware
7 2 (1.67%) Tufin
7 2 (1.67%) WorldPay
7 2 (1.67%) Citrix
7 2 (1.67%) Juniper
7 2 (1.67%) IBM
8 1 (0.83%) Siebel
8 1 (0.83%) Adobe
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum Up to £90k + Car Allowance, Excellen
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + car + bonus
Posted: 13 days ago