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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Architect
Rank 228 229 254
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 24 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.33% 0.21% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.22% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 18
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £75,375
UK excluding London average salary £69,250 £71,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-2.46% +13.60%
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
6944 6311 8108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.41% 96.22% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5628 5112 7026
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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
Bedfordshire +22 11 £67,500 +22.72% 2
Suffolk 0 5 £62,500 -19.35% 1
Hertfordshire -7 4 £70,000 -22.22%
Cambridgeshire 0 3 £60,000 +4.34%
Essex -17 1 £66,000 +22.22%
Lead Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 41 (68.33%) Microsoft
2 34 (56.67%) .NET
3 32 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (50.00%) Scrum
5 26 (43.33%) C#
6 21 (35.00%) Oracle
7 17 (28.33%) MS Excel
7 17 (28.33%) TDD
8 16 (26.67%) SQL Server
9 15 (25.00%) Visual Studio
9 15 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 15 (25.00%) WCF
9 15 (25.00%) WPF
9 15 (25.00%) Silverlight
9 15 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 15 (25.00%) Matrix Management
9 15 (25.00%) Oracle Database
10 14 (23.33%) Business Transformation
10 14 (23.33%) Mentoring
11 13 (21.67%) Management Information System
12 11 (18.33%) Migration
12 11 (18.33%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (18.33%) Citrix
12 11 (18.33%) SAN
12 11 (18.33%) LAN
12 11 (18.33%) WAN
12 11 (18.33%) Windows
12 11 (18.33%) Project Planning
13 9 (15.00%) Finance
14 8 (13.33%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 3 (5.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.33%) OpenStack
2 2 (3.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (28.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.33%) SAN
1 11 (18.33%) LAN
1 11 (18.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 15 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 15 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 15 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 9 (15.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (56.67%) .NET
2 15 (25.00%) WCF
2 15 (25.00%) WPF
2 15 (25.00%) Silverlight
3 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET
3 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (10.00%) HTML
4 6 (10.00%) CSS
5 2 (3.33%) J2EE
6 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (1.67%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.33%) Windows
2 4 (6.67%) UNIX
3 1 (1.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (50.00%) Scrum
3 17 (28.33%) TDD
4 15 (25.00%) Matrix Management
5 14 (23.33%) Business Transformation
5 14 (23.33%) Mentoring
6 11 (18.33%) Migration
6 11 (18.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (18.33%) Project Planning
7 8 (13.33%) MVC
8 5 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
8 5 (8.33%) TOGAF
8 5 (8.33%) Business Analysis
9 4 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (6.67%) User Stories
10 3 (5.00%) OO
10 3 (5.00%) Software Engineering
10 3 (5.00%) OOD
10 3 (5.00%) SOA
11 2 (3.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (43.33%) C#
2 8 (13.33%) Java
3 6 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.67%) SQL
5 2 (3.33%) Ruby
5 2 (3.33%) Python
5 2 (3.33%) PHP
6 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 41 (68.33%) Microsoft
2 21 (35.00%) Oracle
3 11 (18.33%) Citrix
4 2 (3.33%) Google
4 2 (3.33%) IBM
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