The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Architect
Rank 207 235 252
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 44 14 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.58% 0.20% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.20% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 40 12 34
Average salary £66,000 £78,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.19% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £85,000 £83,500
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Lead Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7323 6839 8867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.30% 95.54% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5965 5878 7555
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Lead Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lead Architect in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Lead Architect
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Architect across the East of England region.

Lead Architect Salary Trend in the East of England

Lead Architect
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Architect across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Lead Architect Salary Histogram in the East of England

Lead Architect
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Architect within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 23 £75,000 - 1
Bedfordshire -2 19 £62,500 -21.87% 3
Cambridgeshire -1 2 £58,750 +2.17% 2
Lead Architect
England

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 53 (72.60%) .NET
2 39 (53.42%) Microsoft
3 34 (46.58%) C#
4 24 (32.88%) SOA
5 23 (31.51%) Visual Studio
6 19 (26.03%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (26.03%) Java
7 18 (24.66%) MS Excel
8 17 (23.29%) Scrum
9 15 (20.55%) SQL Server
10 14 (19.18%) WCF
11 13 (17.81%) Oracle
11 13 (17.81%) Finance
12 12 (16.44%) Mentoring
13 11 (15.07%) Disaster Recovery
13 11 (15.07%) Citrix
13 11 (15.07%) SAN
13 11 (15.07%) LAN
13 11 (15.07%) WAN
13 11 (15.07%) Windows
13 11 (15.07%) TDD
13 11 (15.07%) Project Planning
13 11 (15.07%) Business Transformation
14 10 (13.70%) WPF
15 9 (12.33%) Silverlight
15 9 (12.33%) MVC
16 8 (10.96%) Front Office
16 8 (10.96%) Oracle Database 10g
16 8 (10.96%) Matrix Management
16 8 (10.96%) Performance Testing

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 4 (5.48%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.74%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (24.66%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.07%) SAN
1 11 (15.07%) LAN
1 11 (15.07%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.55%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.96%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (10.96%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (10.96%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (31.51%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.48%) Subversion
4 1 (1.37%) Moq
4 1 (1.37%) Axure RP
General
1 13 (17.81%) Finance
2 8 (10.96%) Front Office
3 4 (5.48%) Retail
4 3 (4.11%) Banking
5 1 (1.37%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (72.60%) .NET
2 14 (19.18%) WCF
3 10 (13.70%) WPF
4 9 (12.33%) Silverlight
5 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET
6 6 (8.22%) .NET Framework
7 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (4.11%) .NET Remoting
8 3 (4.11%) WinForms
8 3 (4.11%) SOAP
8 3 (4.11%) Web Services
8 3 (4.11%) XML
9 2 (2.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (2.74%) LINQ
10 1 (1.37%) MDX
10 1 (1.37%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.22%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.48%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.48%) Open Source
3 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.74%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.07%) Windows
2 5 (6.85%) UNIX
3 3 (4.11%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (4.11%) Linux
4 1 (1.37%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.88%) SOA
2 19 (26.03%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (23.29%) Scrum
4 12 (16.44%) Mentoring
5 11 (15.07%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (15.07%) TDD
5 11 (15.07%) Project Planning
5 11 (15.07%) Business Transformation
6 9 (12.33%) MVC
7 8 (10.96%) Matrix Management
7 8 (10.96%) Performance Testing
8 7 (9.59%) Coaching
8 7 (9.59%) TOGAF
9 6 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (8.22%) Migration
9 6 (8.22%) Zachman Framework
10 5 (6.85%) Software Deployment
10 5 (6.85%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (5.48%) User Stories
11 4 (5.48%) UML
Programming Languages
1 34 (46.58%) C#
2 19 (26.03%) Java
3 7 (9.59%) SQL
4 3 (4.11%) C
4 3 (4.11%) T-SQL
4 3 (4.11%) VB.NET
4 3 (4.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (5.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) MOM
Vendors
1 39 (53.42%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.81%) Oracle
3 11 (15.07%) Citrix
4 3 (4.11%) Salesforce.com
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