The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Architect
Rank 224 224 243
Rank change year-on-year
0 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 36 23 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.45% 0.30% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.32% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 31 16 29
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £90,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7625 7277 8180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.67% 94.62% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6371 6247 6974
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Lead Architect
England

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -7 16 £75,000 -
Essex +6 12 £65,000 -27.77%
Bedfordshire -13 5 £62,500 +38.88% 3
Suffolk - 4 £63,750 -
Lead Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 40 (62.50%) .NET
2 30 (46.88%) Microsoft
3 26 (40.63%) C#
4 21 (32.81%) SOA
5 18 (28.13%) Java
6 17 (26.56%) Visual Studio
7 13 (20.31%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (20.31%) LAN
7 13 (20.31%) WAN
7 13 (20.31%) Project Planning
8 12 (18.75%) Software Deployment
9 10 (15.63%) Business Transformation
9 10 (15.63%) WCF
9 10 (15.63%) Citrix
9 10 (15.63%) SAN
9 10 (15.63%) MVC
9 10 (15.63%) SQL Server
9 10 (15.63%) Windows
10 9 (14.06%) MS Excel
11 8 (12.50%) ASP.NET
11 8 (12.50%) Front Office
11 8 (12.50%) Finance
11 8 (12.50%) Performance Testing
12 7 (10.94%) Scrum
13 6 (9.38%) Network Security
13 6 (9.38%) .NET Framework
13 6 (9.38%) Information Security
13 6 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (9.38%) Firewall
13 6 (9.38%) Identity Management

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.69%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (3.13%) CMS
3 2 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (14.06%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.31%) LAN
1 13 (20.31%) WAN
2 10 (15.63%) SAN
3 6 (9.38%) Network Security
3 6 (9.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.13%) Big Data
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.13%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (26.56%) Visual Studio
2 6 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (6.25%) Subversion
4 1 (1.56%) Moq
4 1 (1.56%) Axure RP
General
1 8 (12.50%) Front Office
1 8 (12.50%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Advertising
3 4 (6.25%) Retail
4 3 (4.69%) Banking
5 2 (3.13%) Games
5 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.56%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (62.50%) .NET
2 10 (15.63%) WCF
3 8 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 6 (9.38%) .NET Framework
5 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (6.25%) WPF
6 4 (6.25%) Web Services
7 3 (4.69%) XML
7 3 (4.69%) SOAP
7 3 (4.69%) WinForms
7 3 (4.69%) Silverlight
7 3 (4.69%) .NET Remoting
8 2 (3.13%) LINQ
8 2 (3.13%) J2EE
8 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 2 (3.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (1.56%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 4 (6.25%) Open Source
2 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.13%) N-Tier
2 2 (3.13%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.63%) Windows
2 4 (6.25%) UNIX
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (4.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.81%) SOA
2 13 (20.31%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (20.31%) Project Planning
3 12 (18.75%) Software Deployment
4 10 (15.63%) Business Transformation
4 10 (15.63%) MVC
5 8 (12.50%) Performance Testing
6 7 (10.94%) Scrum
7 6 (9.38%) Information Security
7 6 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (9.38%) Identity Management
7 6 (9.38%) SIEM
8 5 (7.81%) Analytics
8 5 (7.81%) UML
8 5 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (6.25%) TDD
9 4 (6.25%) Workflow
9 4 (6.25%) TOGAF
9 4 (6.25%) Project Management
10 3 (4.69%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 26 (40.63%) C#
2 18 (28.13%) Java
3 6 (9.38%) SQL
4 5 (7.81%) C
5 3 (4.69%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.69%) C++
6 2 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) MOM
Vendors
1 30 (46.88%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.63%) Citrix
3 6 (9.38%) Cisco
3 6 (9.38%) Oracle
4 4 (6.25%) VMware
5 3 (4.69%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (4.69%) HP
6 2 (3.13%) Sitecore
6 2 (3.13%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.56%) NEC
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