The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Lead Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Architect
London / City of London
Rank 225 237 278
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 7 19 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.28% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.29% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 35
Median salary £92,500 £87,500 £72,800
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +20.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £55,750 £61,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £150,000 £93,000
UK excluding London median salary £80,000 £72,500 £68,000
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +6.61%

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
4820 6569 9792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.40% 95.74% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4412 5862 8414
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Lead Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Lead Architect in the job title.

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 22 February 2017.

Lead Architect Salary Histogram in the City of London

Lead Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, Lead Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Lead Architect in the job title.

1 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) SQL
3 7 (31.82%) .NET
3 7 (31.82%) C#
3 7 (31.82%) Scrum
3 7 (31.82%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (27.27%) Degree
4 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (27.27%) TOGAF
4 6 (27.27%) Finance
4 6 (27.27%) Legal
4 6 (27.27%) T-SQL
4 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 5 (22.73%) Banking
5 5 (22.73%) Analytics
5 5 (22.73%) Presales
6 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
6 4 (18.18%) HDInsight
6 4 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 4 (18.18%) SABSA
6 4 (18.18%) Big Data
6 4 (18.18%) Data Analytics
6 4 (18.18%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (18.18%) Kimball Methodology
6 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (18.18%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (18.18%) Data Lake
6 4 (18.18%) Data Lake Analytics
6 4 (18.18%) Power BI

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) Apache
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (4.55%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (18.18%) Data Lake Analytics
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Azure SQL Database
1 4 (18.18%) Big Data
1 4 (18.18%) Data Lake
1 4 (18.18%) Data Mining
1 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (18.18%) HDInsight
1 4 (18.18%) Power BI
1 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) Maven
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
1 6 (27.27%) Legal
2 5 (22.73%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.55%) Front Office
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) .NET
2 4 (18.18%) MDX
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.55%) J2EE
3 1 (4.55%) JDBC
3 1 (4.55%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Android
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) Scrum
2 7 (31.82%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (27.27%) TOGAF
4 5 (22.73%) Analytics
4 5 (22.73%) Presales
5 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (18.18%) Data Analytics
5 4 (18.18%) Data Security
5 4 (18.18%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (18.18%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (18.18%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (18.18%) SABSA
5 4 (18.18%) Visualisation
6 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (13.64%) Fraud Detection
6 3 (13.64%) TDD
6 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
7 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 7 (31.82%) C#
3 6 (27.27%) T-SQL
4 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 4 (18.18%) Java
5 2 (9.09%) C++
5 2 (9.09%) Python
6 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.55%) R
6 1 (4.55%) Ruby
6 1 (4.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 4 (18.18%) CCIE
2 4 (18.18%) CCNA
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (18.18%) CISM
2 4 (18.18%) CISSP
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) MiFID
1 1 (4.55%) QA
1 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) ArcSight
3 1 (4.55%) ATG
3 1 (4.55%) CyberArk
3 1 (4.55%) Forcepoint
3 1 (4.55%) Google
3 1 (4.55%) Hyperion
3 1 (4.55%) IBM
3 1 (4.55%) Imperva
3 1 (4.55%) PayPal
3 1 (4.55%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (4.55%) Retek
3 1 (4.55%) Sourcefire
3 1 (4.55%) Symantec
3 1 (4.55%) Tufin