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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Architect
Rank 246 287 289
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 69 54 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.65% 0.43% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.46% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 48 47 24
Average salary £75,000 £80,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £70,000
10% offered a salary of more than £96,850 £102,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £72,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +11.53%
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
9866 11683 10984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.89% 92.52% 93.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8405 9848 9615
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £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 21 April 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 21 April 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 58 (56.86%) Finance
2 57 (55.88%) Banking
3 40 (39.22%) Retail
4 37 (36.27%) Java
4 37 (36.27%) TOGAF
5 29 (28.43%) SOA
6 26 (25.49%) Oracle
7 21 (20.59%) Middleware
7 21 (20.59%) Zachman Framework
8 20 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (19.61%) Enterprise Architecture
9 18 (17.65%) Internet
9 18 (17.65%) Data Integration
10 17 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
11 15 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (13.73%) E-Commerce
12 14 (13.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 14 (13.73%) .NET
13 13 (12.75%) Microsoft
13 13 (12.75%) Investment Banking
14 11 (10.78%) Software Engineering
14 11 (10.78%) Mentoring
15 10 (9.80%) Degree
15 10 (9.80%) Retail Banking
15 10 (9.80%) Online Banking
15 10 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (9.80%) C#
15 10 (9.80%) Back Office
16 8 (7.84%) TDD
16 8 (7.84%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 8 (7.84%) IIS
2 5 (4.90%) Apache
2 5 (4.90%) CMS
2 5 (4.90%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (4.90%) Node.js
2 5 (4.90%) Magnolia
3 3 (2.94%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.96%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.96%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.96%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.96%) Lync
5 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.98%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.98%) CICS
Applications
1 4 (3.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.96%) Endur
2 2 (1.96%) Findur
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (17.65%) Internet
2 3 (2.94%) LAN
2 3 (2.94%) Firewall
3 2 (1.96%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (1.96%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (1.96%) Bluetooth
3 2 (1.96%) WLAN
3 2 (1.96%) DHCP
3 2 (1.96%) DNS
3 2 (1.96%) Wireless
3 2 (1.96%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (1.96%) iSCSI
3 2 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.98%) LTE
4 1 (0.98%) 2G
4 1 (0.98%) WPA
4 1 (0.98%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.98%) SAN
4 1 (0.98%) 3G
4 1 (0.98%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (5.88%) Big Data
3 5 (4.90%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.92%) DB2
5 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.98%) MySQL
6 1 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.98%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.98%) QlikView
6 1 (0.98%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.98%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (0.98%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.98%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (0.98%) Toad
1 1 (0.98%) Subversion
1 1 (0.98%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (0.98%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.98%) Jenkins
General
1 58 (56.86%) Finance
2 57 (55.88%) Banking
3 40 (39.22%) Retail
4 13 (12.75%) Investment Banking
5 10 (9.80%) Retail Banking
5 10 (9.80%) Back Office
6 4 (3.92%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.94%) Electronics
7 3 (2.94%) Marketing
7 3 (2.94%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.96%) Front Office
9 1 (0.98%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (20.59%) Middleware
2 17 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
3 14 (13.73%) .NET
4 7 (6.86%) Spring
4 7 (6.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (5.88%) AngularJS
6 5 (4.90%) REST
6 5 (4.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (4.90%) JSON
6 5 (4.90%) Hibernate
6 5 (4.90%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.94%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.96%) HTML
8 2 (1.96%) WPF
8 2 (1.96%) WinForms
9 1 (0.98%) J2EE
9 1 (0.98%) CSS
9 1 (0.98%) JSP
9 1 (0.98%) Web Services
9 1 (0.98%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.65%) Data Integration
2 14 (13.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (9.80%) Online Banking
4 6 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.90%) Mobile Banking
5 5 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.92%) Mobile Payment
6 4 (3.92%) Mainframe
7 3 (2.94%) DTV
7 3 (2.94%) Clustering
7 3 (2.94%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.96%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.96%) Open Source
8 2 (1.96%) Replication
9 1 (0.98%) Derivative
9 1 (0.98%) EMV
9 1 (0.98%) ASIC
9 1 (0.98%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.98%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.88%) Windows
2 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (1.96%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.96%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.96%) Windows 8
3 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.96%) Android
4 1 (0.98%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (36.27%) TOGAF
2 29 (28.43%) SOA
3 21 (20.59%) Zachman Framework
4 20 (19.61%) Enterprise Architecture
4 20 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (13.73%) E-Commerce
6 11 (10.78%) Software Engineering
6 11 (10.78%) Mentoring
7 10 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (7.84%) TDD
9 7 (6.86%) MVC
9 7 (6.86%) OO
9 7 (6.86%) Analytics
10 6 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (5.88%) Data Modelling
11 5 (4.90%) CRM
11 5 (4.90%) Asset Management
11 5 (4.90%) Data Management
11 5 (4.90%) Document Management
11 5 (4.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (36.27%) Java
2 10 (9.80%) C#
3 7 (6.86%) SQL
3 7 (6.86%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.90%) Groovy
5 4 (3.92%) Ruby
6 2 (1.96%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.98%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.98%) Scala
7 1 (0.98%) R
7 1 (0.98%) Perl
7 1 (0.98%) PHP
7 1 (0.98%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.98%) C++
7 1 (0.98%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 10 (9.80%) Degree
2 1 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.96%) QA
2 1 (0.98%) EMIR
System Software
1 4 (3.92%) vSphere
2 3 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.96%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.98%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (25.49%) Oracle
2 13 (12.75%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.90%) EPiServer
3 5 (4.90%) Sitecore
3 5 (4.90%) hybris
3 5 (4.90%) Demandware
4 4 (3.92%) SAP
4 4 (3.92%) VMware
5 3 (2.94%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.96%) OpenLink
6 2 (1.96%) WorldPay
6 2 (1.96%) Dell
6 2 (1.96%) Cisco
7 1 (0.98%) IBM
7 1 (0.98%) HP
7 1 (0.98%) Cognos
7 1 (0.98%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.98%) EMC
7 1 (0.98%) Informatica
7 1 (0.98%) NetApp
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £80000.0000 - £90000.0000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £54000 - £66000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Kuoni Travel Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £70000 - £1000000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago