The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Architecture
Rank 818 793 839
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Architecture 70 64 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.063% 0.062% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.065% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 49 47 37
Average salary £96,250 £82,500 £97,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £69,850 £69,000 £78,399
10% offered a salary of more than £135,000 £110,000 £155,000
UK excluding London average salary £74,500 £80,000 £90,000
% change year-on-year
-6.87% -11.11%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104811 98073 111210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.51% 94.73% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 85812 82508 96017
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Head of Architecture
UK

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -25 47 £100,000 +8.10% 4
South East -17 9 £80,000 -11.11% 1
Yorkshire -34 9 £24,000 -70.00%
North West +5 2 £65,000 -8.90%
West Midlands - 2 £79,250 -
South West -4 1 £73,500 -
Head of Architecture
UK

Head of Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 49 (45.37%) Enterprise Architecture
2 37 (34.26%) Finance
3 32 (29.63%) TOGAF
4 21 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (15.74%) Banking
5 17 (15.74%) Oracle
6 13 (12.04%) Zachman Framework
7 11 (10.19%) Data Architecture
7 11 (10.19%) Microsoft
7 11 (10.19%) Java
7 11 (10.19%) Network Management
8 10 (9.26%) Service Delivery
9 9 (8.33%) .NET
9 9 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
9 9 (8.33%) Network Architecture
10 8 (7.41%) Business Continuity Planning
10 8 (7.41%) Degree
10 8 (7.41%) Resource Management
10 8 (7.41%) Business Continuity
10 8 (7.41%) SQL
10 8 (7.41%) Change Management
10 8 (7.41%) BCP
10 8 (7.41%) Project Management
11 7 (6.48%) RDBMS
11 7 (6.48%) Citrix
11 7 (6.48%) Relational Database
12 6 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (5.56%) Mobile Payment
12 6 (5.56%) NoSQL
12 6 (5.56%) Big Data

Head of Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (3.70%) Apache Pig
1 4 (3.70%) MS Exchange
1 4 (3.70%) Drupal
2 3 (2.78%) Apache Solr
2 3 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.78%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.93%) SAS
3 1 (0.93%) Apache
3 1 (0.93%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 5 (4.63%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.78%) SaaS
2 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.93%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.93%) PaaS
3 1 (0.93%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.63%) LAN
1 5 (4.63%) WAN
2 4 (3.70%) SAN
3 3 (2.78%) Internet
4 1 (0.93%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.48%) RDBMS
1 7 (6.48%) Relational Database
2 6 (5.56%) NoSQL
2 6 (5.56%) Big Data
3 5 (4.63%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (3.70%) Apache Hive
4 4 (3.70%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.70%) MySQL
4 4 (3.70%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.78%) Redis
6 2 (1.85%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.93%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.85%) Apache Ivy
2 2 (1.85%) Ant
2 2 (1.85%) Maven
General
1 37 (34.26%) Finance
2 17 (15.74%) Banking
3 6 (5.56%) Legal
4 5 (4.63%) Retail
5 3 (2.78%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.85%) Front Office
7 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.93%) Games
7 1 (0.93%) Back Office
7 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.33%) .NET
2 5 (4.63%) Middleware
3 4 (3.70%) REST
4 3 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (2.78%) Web Services
5 2 (1.85%) J2EE
5 2 (1.85%) EJB
5 2 (1.85%) JSP
5 2 (1.85%) Servlets
5 2 (1.85%) EJB 3.0
6 1 (0.93%) OAuth
6 1 (0.93%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.93%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (5.56%) Mobile Payment
2 5 (4.63%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.78%) SWIFT
5 2 (1.85%) Open Source
5 2 (1.85%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.93%) Equities
6 1 (0.93%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.56%) Windows
2 3 (2.78%) Linux
3 2 (1.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.93%) UNIX
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (45.37%) Enterprise Architecture
2 32 (29.63%) TOGAF
3 21 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (12.04%) Zachman Framework
5 11 (10.19%) Data Architecture
5 11 (10.19%) Network Management
6 10 (9.26%) Service Delivery
7 9 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
7 9 (8.33%) Network Architecture
8 8 (7.41%) Business Continuity Planning
8 8 (7.41%) Resource Management
8 8 (7.41%) Business Continuity
8 8 (7.41%) Change Management
8 8 (7.41%) BCP
8 8 (7.41%) Project Management
9 6 (5.56%) Scrum
10 5 (4.63%) Supplier Management
10 5 (4.63%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (4.63%) Asset Management
10 5 (4.63%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.19%) Java
2 8 (7.41%) SQL
3 6 (5.56%) PHP
4 3 (2.78%) C#
5 2 (1.85%) C++
6 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.93%) Python
6 1 (0.93%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 8 (7.41%) Degree
2 4 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.70%) COBIT
2 3 (2.78%) FATCA
3 2 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 4 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (15.74%) Oracle
2 11 (10.19%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.48%) Citrix
4 5 (4.63%) Cisco
5 4 (3.70%) EMC
5 4 (3.70%) VMware
5 4 (3.70%) Greenplum
6 3 (2.78%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.85%) Sybase
7 2 (1.85%) SAP
8 1 (0.93%) Google
8 1 (0.93%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.93%) Cognos
8 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.93%) IBM
8 1 (0.93%) Misys
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £100,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £70000 to £90000 per annum - plus bonus pension helathcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
UKHO
Salary: £60,064 - £66,270 + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £130000 - £170000 per annum + excellent benefits & bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Notonthehighstreet.com
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Met Police
Salary: £64,965 per annum plus £3,501 location allowance
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Creation Recruitment
Posted: 22 days ago