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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Architect
Rank 284 281 278
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 36 45 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.31% 0.38% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.41% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 27 37 51
Average salary £97,500 £77,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.80% +6.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £62,500 £59,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £100,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
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
10694 11004 11838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.86% 93.06% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9014 9658 10857
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 40 (47.06%) Finance
2 23 (27.06%) Banking
2 23 (27.06%) Oracle
3 19 (22.35%) Investment Banking
4 16 (18.82%) Back Office
5 12 (14.12%) SQL
5 12 (14.12%) .NET
6 11 (12.94%) Microsoft
6 11 (12.94%) SAN
6 11 (12.94%) Manufacturing
7 10 (11.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 10 (11.76%) Data Modelling
7 10 (11.76%) Java
7 10 (11.76%) Web Services
7 10 (11.76%) Low Latency
7 10 (11.76%) Derivative
7 10 (11.76%) International Banking
8 9 (10.59%) Marketing
8 9 (10.59%) XML
8 9 (10.59%) HTML
8 9 (10.59%) SOA
9 8 (9.41%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (9.41%) SharePoint
9 8 (9.41%) CSS
9 8 (9.41%) Android
10 7 (8.24%) Logistics
10 7 (8.24%) Supply Chain Management
10 7 (8.24%) Data Governance
10 7 (8.24%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (8.24%) Oracle SCM

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (9.41%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.71%) WebLogic
2 4 (4.71%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (4.71%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.71%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.35%) Node.js
3 2 (2.35%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.18%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.18%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (1.18%) Lync
4 1 (1.18%) Apache
4 1 (1.18%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.18%) GemFire
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.71%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (4.71%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.35%) MS Office
3 2 (2.35%) InDesign
3 2 (2.35%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 7 (8.24%) Oracle SCM
2 4 (4.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (2.35%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (2.35%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.35%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.18%) Temenos T24
4 1 (1.18%) SAP CRM
4 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.35%) PaaS
1 2 (2.35%) IaaS
2 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.94%) SAN
2 1 (1.18%) Firewall
2 1 (1.18%) NAS
2 1 (1.18%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.18%) LDAP
2 1 (1.18%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.24%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (7.06%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.53%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.53%) Big Data
3 3 (3.53%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.35%) Apache Hive
4 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.35%) HBase
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.18%) BODI
5 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.18%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.71%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 4 (4.71%) Axure RP
General
1 40 (47.06%) Finance
2 23 (27.06%) Banking
3 19 (22.35%) Investment Banking
4 16 (18.82%) Back Office
5 11 (12.94%) Manufacturing
6 10 (11.76%) International Banking
7 9 (10.59%) Marketing
8 4 (4.71%) Advertising
8 4 (4.71%) Electronics
8 4 (4.71%) Telecoms
8 4 (4.71%) Legal
9 2 (2.35%) Publishing
9 2 (2.35%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (1.18%) Private Banking
10 1 (1.18%) Retail
10 1 (1.18%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.12%) .NET
2 10 (11.76%) Web Services
3 9 (10.59%) XML
3 9 (10.59%) HTML
4 8 (9.41%) CSS
5 6 (7.06%) XSD
6 4 (4.71%) ASP.NET
6 4 (4.71%) EJB
6 4 (4.71%) Servlets
6 4 (4.71%) Middleware
7 3 (3.53%) EJB 3.0
7 3 (3.53%) J2EE
7 3 (3.53%) JSP
8 2 (2.35%) XSLT
8 2 (2.35%) JRules
8 2 (2.35%) HTML5
8 2 (2.35%) REST
8 2 (2.35%) CSS3
8 2 (2.35%) Backbone.js
8 2 (2.35%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 10 (11.76%) Derivative
2 6 (7.06%) User Experience
3 4 (4.71%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.71%) DTV
4 3 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.53%) Cryptography
5 2 (2.35%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.18%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.18%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.18%) PKI
6 1 (1.18%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.18%) GIS
6 1 (1.18%) EMV
6 1 (1.18%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.18%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.41%) Android
2 6 (7.06%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.53%) Linux
4 2 (2.35%) Windows
5 1 (1.18%) Solaris
5 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.18%) UNIX
5 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (11.76%) Data Modelling
1 10 (11.76%) Low Latency
2 9 (10.59%) SOA
3 8 (9.41%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (8.24%) Data Governance
4 7 (8.24%) Logistics
4 7 (8.24%) Supply Chain Management
5 6 (7.06%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (7.06%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (7.06%) CRM
5 6 (7.06%) Validation
5 6 (7.06%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (5.88%) Programme Management
6 5 (5.88%) TOGAF
6 5 (5.88%) ERP
6 5 (5.88%) Analytics
6 5 (5.88%) Security Architecture
7 4 (4.71%) UML
7 4 (4.71%) Project Management
7 4 (4.71%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.12%) SQL
2 10 (11.76%) Java
3 5 (5.88%) C#
4 2 (2.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.18%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (4.71%) Degree
2 1 (1.18%) CISSP
2 1 (1.18%) CISA
2 1 (1.18%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 23 (27.06%) Oracle
2 11 (12.94%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.88%) SAP
4 3 (3.53%) JBoss
5 2 (2.35%) Adobe
5 2 (2.35%) Omniture
5 2 (2.35%) Google
5 2 (2.35%) ILOG
6 1 (1.18%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.18%) Sage
6 1 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.18%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.18%) VMware
6 1 (1.18%) Teradata
6 1 (1.18%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.18%) Sun
6 1 (1.18%) HP
6 1 (1.18%) Avaya
6 1 (1.18%) Informatica
6 1 (1.18%) Cognos
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Salary: £10000 - £143000 per annum + (inc benefits) + 20% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Car
Posted: 9 days ago