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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Architect
Rank 217 238 246
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 42 8 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.54% 0.11% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.12% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 36 5 36
Average salary £66,000 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.78% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £88,000 £81,750
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
7480 6805 8653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.12% 95.11% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6150 5834 7354
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 - 24 £75,000 -
Bedfordshire +10 12 £62,500 -7.40%
Essex +10 3 £65,000 -27.77% 1
Suffolk - 3 £62,500 -
Lead Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 50 (71.43%) .NET
2 37 (52.86%) Microsoft
3 30 (42.86%) C#
4 24 (34.29%) SOA
5 20 (28.57%) Visual Studio
6 19 (27.14%) Java
7 15 (21.43%) MS Excel
8 13 (18.57%) SQL Server
8 13 (18.57%) WCF
9 12 (17.14%) Project Planning
9 12 (17.14%) LAN
9 12 (17.14%) WAN
9 12 (17.14%) Citrix
9 12 (17.14%) SAN
9 12 (17.14%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (17.14%) Finance
9 12 (17.14%) Scrum
9 12 (17.14%) Business Transformation
10 10 (14.29%) MVC
10 10 (14.29%) Windows
10 10 (14.29%) Oracle
11 9 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (11.43%) Performance Testing
12 8 (11.43%) ASP.NET
12 8 (11.43%) Front Office
12 8 (11.43%) Software Deployment
13 7 (10.00%) WPF
13 7 (10.00%) TDD
13 7 (10.00%) TOGAF
14 6 (8.57%) Zachman Framework

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.86%) CMS
2 2 (2.86%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.14%) LAN
1 12 (17.14%) WAN
1 12 (17.14%) SAN
2 1 (1.43%) Firewall
2 1 (1.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.71%) Subversion
4 1 (1.43%) Moq
4 1 (1.43%) Axure RP
General
1 12 (17.14%) Finance
2 8 (11.43%) Front Office
3 4 (5.71%) Retail
4 3 (4.29%) Banking
4 3 (4.29%) Advertising
5 2 (2.86%) Games
6 1 (1.43%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (71.43%) .NET
2 13 (18.57%) WCF
3 8 (11.43%) ASP.NET
4 7 (10.00%) WPF
5 6 (8.57%) Silverlight
5 6 (8.57%) .NET Framework
6 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (5.71%) Web Services
8 3 (4.29%) XML
8 3 (4.29%) WinForms
8 3 (4.29%) .NET Remoting
8 3 (4.29%) SOAP
9 2 (2.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 2 (2.86%) LINQ
10 1 (1.43%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.71%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.71%) Open Source
3 2 (2.86%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.29%) Windows
2 5 (7.14%) UNIX
3 3 (4.29%) Linux
3 3 (4.29%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (1.43%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.29%) SOA
2 12 (17.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (17.14%) Scrum
2 12 (17.14%) Project Planning
2 12 (17.14%) Business Transformation
3 10 (14.29%) MVC
4 9 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (11.43%) Performance Testing
5 8 (11.43%) Software Deployment
6 7 (10.00%) TDD
6 7 (10.00%) TOGAF
7 6 (8.57%) Zachman Framework
8 5 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (7.14%) UML
8 5 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (7.14%) Matrix Management
9 4 (5.71%) Workflow
9 4 (5.71%) Migration
9 4 (5.71%) Project Management
9 4 (5.71%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 30 (42.86%) C#
2 19 (27.14%) Java
3 6 (8.57%) SQL
4 5 (7.14%) C
5 3 (4.29%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.29%) C++
6 2 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) MOM
Vendors
1 37 (52.86%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.14%) Citrix
3 10 (14.29%) Oracle
4 3 (4.29%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.86%) Cisco
5 2 (2.86%) EPiServer
5 2 (2.86%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.43%) NEC
6 1 (1.43%) VMware
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