The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Architecture role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of Architecture in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Architecture
Rank 814 843 806
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Architecture 61 64 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.057% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.060% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 48 43 47
Average salary £90,000 £98,750 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.86% +19.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £70,000 £69,000
10% offered a salary of more than £126,500 £134,250 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £85,000 £75,000 £78,750
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -4.76%
Head of Architecture
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97876 106372 100372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.57% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80918 87012 84539
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Head of Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Head of Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in England

Head of Architecture
Salary Trend in England

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

Head of Architecture Salary Trend in England

Head of Architecture
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Architecture across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Head of Architecture Salary Histogram in England

Head of Architecture
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Architecture within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
London +6 36 £102,500 +2.50% 1
South East 0 11 £81,250 +1.56% 1
South West -8 4 £90,000 +22.44% 1
Yorkshire +4 3 £91,250 +280.20%
West Midlands -13 3 £62,500 -30.55% 2
East of England - 3 £120,000 -
North West +2 1 £57,500 -11.53%
Head of Architecture
UK

Head of Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Head of Architecture 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 Head of Architecture in their job title.

1 48 (39.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 38 (31.40%) TOGAF
3 26 (21.49%) Zachman Framework
4 25 (20.66%) E-Commerce
5 24 (19.83%) Degree
6 20 (16.53%) Technical Architecture
7 19 (15.70%) Finance
7 19 (15.70%) Microsoft
8 18 (14.88%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (13.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (13.22%) SOA
9 16 (13.22%) .NET
10 15 (12.40%) Retail
11 12 (9.92%) Line Management
11 12 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (9.09%) Mentoring
13 10 (8.26%) MS Excel
13 10 (8.26%) Web Services
14 9 (7.44%) Java
14 9 (7.44%) Back Office
14 9 (7.44%) QA
14 9 (7.44%) Coaching
14 9 (7.44%) AngularJS
15 8 (6.61%) Microsoft Azure
15 8 (6.61%) Continuous Improvement
15 8 (6.61%) C#
15 8 (6.61%) SQL Server
15 8 (6.61%) SAP
15 8 (6.61%) Project Management
15 8 (6.61%) Business Intelligence

Head of Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Head of Architecture 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 Head of Architecture in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.48%) CMS
2 2 (1.65%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.65%) IIS
2 2 (1.65%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.83%) Commerce Server
3 1 (0.83%) Drupal
3 1 (0.83%) Lync
3 1 (0.83%) Node.js
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 10 (8.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.83%) Magento
1 1 (0.83%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.96%) SaaS
3 5 (4.13%) PaaS
3 5 (4.13%) IaaS
4 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.96%) HTTP
2 2 (1.65%) SSL
2 2 (1.65%) Internet
2 2 (1.65%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.61%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.96%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.31%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.48%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.65%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.65%) Big Data
6 1 (0.83%) MySQL
6 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (4.96%) Visual Studio
1 6 (4.96%) ReSharper
1 6 (4.96%) Fiddler
General
1 19 (15.70%) Finance
2 15 (12.40%) Retail
3 9 (7.44%) Back Office
4 6 (4.96%) Marketing
5 4 (3.31%) Banking
5 4 (3.31%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.65%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.65%) Law
7 1 (0.83%) Publishing
7 1 (0.83%) Games
7 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.22%) .NET
2 10 (8.26%) Web Services
3 9 (7.44%) AngularJS
4 6 (4.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (4.96%) CSS
4 6 (4.96%) HTML
5 4 (3.31%) SOAP
5 4 (3.31%) J2EE
6 3 (2.48%) LAMP
6 3 (2.48%) Backbone.js
6 3 (2.48%) Symfony
6 3 (2.48%) jQuery
6 3 (2.48%) REST
6 3 (2.48%) React
7 2 (1.65%) CSS3
7 2 (1.65%) HTML5
7 2 (1.65%) SGML
7 2 (1.65%) VRML
7 2 (1.65%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.65%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.79%) User Experience
3 6 (4.96%) Mainframe
4 5 (4.13%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.13%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.13%) Credit Risk
4 5 (4.13%) FMCG
5 4 (3.31%) EMV
6 2 (1.65%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.65%) Open Source
7 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.83%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.79%) Windows
2 6 (4.96%) Windows 7
2 6 (4.96%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.83%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (39.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 38 (31.40%) TOGAF
3 26 (21.49%) Zachman Framework
4 25 (20.66%) E-Commerce
5 20 (16.53%) Technical Architecture
6 18 (14.88%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (13.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (13.22%) SOA
8 12 (9.92%) Line Management
9 11 (9.09%) Mentoring
10 9 (7.44%) Coaching
11 8 (6.61%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (6.61%) Project Management
11 8 (6.61%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (5.79%) Change Management
12 7 (5.79%) OO
12 7 (5.79%) Scrum
13 6 (4.96%) Business Continuity
13 6 (4.96%) ITIL
13 6 (4.96%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.44%) Java
2 8 (6.61%) C#
3 6 (4.96%) VB.NET
3 6 (4.96%) TypeScript
4 5 (4.13%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.48%) PHP
5 3 (2.48%) SQL
5 3 (2.48%) Python
6 2 (1.65%) C++
6 2 (1.65%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (19.83%) Degree
2 3 (2.48%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) CISSP
3 1 (0.83%) CISA
3 1 (0.83%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.44%) QA
2 5 (4.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.65%) COBIT
3 2 (1.65%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.65%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.83%) HL7
Vendors
1 19 (15.70%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.61%) SAP
3 3 (2.48%) Facebook
4 2 (1.65%) Oracle
4 2 (1.65%) IBM
5 1 (0.83%) Cisco
5 1 (0.83%) MobileIron
5 1 (0.83%) MuleSoft
5 1 (0.83%) Apigee
5 1 (0.83%) Mashery
5 1 (0.83%) Adobe
5 1 (0.83%) Citrix
5 1 (0.83%) NetApp
5 1 (0.83%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.83%) webMethods
5 1 (0.83%) InterSystems
5 1 (0.83%) VMware
5 1 (0.83%) hybris
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £70000 - £850000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £70000 - £850000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £70000 - £850000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Ministry of Justice
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago