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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Architecture
Rank 798 823 796
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Architecture 79 55 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.075% 0.053% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.056% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 61 48 73
Average salary £90,000 £80,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £66,704 £55,500
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £133,000 £102,000
UK excluding London average salary £85,000 £75,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
99690 97976 104297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.56% 94.72% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 83416 81352 90186
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 26 November 2014.

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 26 November 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
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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 +11 35 £115,000 +15.00% 1
South East +4 23 £91,000 +21.33% 1
Yorkshire -22 11 £85,000 +25.92%
East of England -39 4 £72,500 -9.37% 3
South West -11 2 £86,250 +28.73%
West Midlands -12 2 £86,250 +43.75%
East Midlands - 2 £72,500 -
Head of Architecture
UK

Head of Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 76 (42.46%) Enterprise Architecture
2 64 (35.75%) Finance
3 50 (27.93%) TOGAF
4 31 (17.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (15.64%) Degree
5 28 (15.64%) Zachman Framework
5 28 (15.64%) E-Commerce
6 26 (14.53%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (12.85%) DevOps
8 19 (10.61%) Retail
8 19 (10.61%) Data Architecture
9 18 (10.06%) Analytics
10 17 (9.50%) Relational Database
11 16 (8.94%) Big Data
12 15 (8.38%) REST
12 15 (8.38%) MongoDB
12 15 (8.38%) Apache Solr
12 15 (8.38%) Elasticsearch
12 15 (8.38%) Line Management
12 15 (8.38%) Information Security
12 15 (8.38%) RDBMS
12 15 (8.38%) MySQL
12 15 (8.38%) OO
13 14 (7.82%) OOP
13 14 (7.82%) .NET
13 14 (7.82%) Microsoft
13 14 (7.82%) Service Delivery
13 14 (7.82%) PostgreSQL
13 14 (7.82%) Ruby on Rails
13 14 (7.82%) Electronic Design Automation

Head of Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 15 (8.38%) Apache Solr
1 15 (8.38%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (7.82%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.12%) SAS
4 1 (0.56%) Node.js
4 1 (0.56%) IIS
4 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.12%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.82%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.12%) LAN
1 2 (1.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.50%) Relational Database
2 16 (8.94%) Big Data
3 15 (8.38%) MongoDB
3 15 (8.38%) MySQL
3 15 (8.38%) RDBMS
4 14 (7.82%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (7.82%) NoSQL
4 14 (7.82%) Redis
5 9 (5.03%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (3.35%) SQL Server
7 3 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.12%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.56%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.56%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 64 (35.75%) Finance
2 19 (10.61%) Retail
3 13 (7.26%) Marketing
4 11 (6.15%) Games
5 10 (5.59%) Banking
6 8 (4.47%) Legal
6 8 (4.47%) Advertising
7 4 (2.23%) Publishing
7 4 (2.23%) German Language
7 4 (2.23%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.12%) Back Office
9 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.38%) REST
2 14 (7.82%) .NET
2 14 (7.82%) Ruby on Rails
3 9 (5.03%) Web Services
4 4 (2.23%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.68%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.12%) WCF
6 2 (1.12%) LAMP
6 2 (1.12%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.12%) J2EE
7 1 (0.56%) XML
7 1 (0.56%) ATL
7 1 (0.56%) JSP
7 1 (0.56%) SOAP
7 1 (0.56%) OSGi
7 1 (0.56%) Lucene
7 1 (0.56%) Spring
7 1 (0.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.82%) Mobile App
2 12 (6.70%) EMV
2 12 (6.70%) Credit Risk
3 8 (4.47%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.47%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.35%) User Experience
4 6 (3.35%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.23%) Social Media
6 3 (1.68%) Open Source
6 3 (1.68%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.68%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.12%) NHS
7 2 (1.12%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.56%) FMCG
8 1 (0.56%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.56%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.70%) Linux
2 2 (1.12%) UNIX
2 2 (1.12%) Windows
2 2 (1.12%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (42.46%) Enterprise Architecture
2 50 (27.93%) TOGAF
3 31 (17.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (15.64%) E-Commerce
4 28 (15.64%) Zachman Framework
5 26 (14.53%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (12.85%) DevOps
7 19 (10.61%) Data Architecture
8 18 (10.06%) Analytics
9 15 (8.38%) Line Management
9 15 (8.38%) OO
9 15 (8.38%) Information Security
10 14 (7.82%) Service Delivery
10 14 (7.82%) OOP
10 14 (7.82%) Electronic Design Automation
10 14 (7.82%) Technical Architecture
10 14 (7.82%) Dependency Management
11 12 (6.70%) Mobile Application Development
12 10 (5.59%) Strategic Planning
12 10 (5.59%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.70%) Java
2 5 (2.79%) C++
3 4 (2.23%) SQL
3 4 (2.23%) C#
4 3 (1.68%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.12%) C
5 2 (1.12%) Python
6 1 (0.56%) R
Qualifications
1 28 (15.64%) Degree
2 6 (3.35%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.68%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.59%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (1.12%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.68%) Puppet
1 3 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (7.82%) Microsoft
1 14 (7.82%) Rackspace
2 13 (7.26%) SAP
3 6 (3.35%) Oracle
4 5 (2.79%) Cisco
5 4 (2.23%) VMware
6 2 (1.12%) Sun
7 1 (0.56%) Citrix
7 1 (0.56%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.56%) IBM
7 1 (0.56%) Cloudera
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