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 17 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Architecture
Rank 827 799 823
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Architecture 68 66 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.060% 0.063% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.067% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 46 47 43
Average salary £97,500 £82,500 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £80,000
10% offered a salary of more than £133,500 £110,000 £150,500
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £78,750 £87,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -10.00%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106581 98705 112223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.50% 94.71% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 87190 83107 96889
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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 17 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 17 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 -36 45 £100,000 +8.10% 7
South East -19 10 £80,000 -11.11% 2
Yorkshire -25 9 £24,000 -69.03%
North West -3 2 £65,000 -8.90%
South West 0 1 £73,500 - 2
West Midlands - 1 £90,000 -
Head of Architecture
UK

Head of Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 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 47 (43.52%) Enterprise Architecture
2 37 (34.26%) Finance
3 31 (28.70%) TOGAF
4 19 (17.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (15.74%) Oracle
6 15 (13.89%) Banking
7 13 (12.04%) Zachman Framework
8 11 (10.19%) Service Delivery
8 11 (10.19%) Microsoft
8 11 (10.19%) Network Management
9 10 (9.26%) Data Architecture
9 10 (9.26%) Java
10 9 (8.33%) SQL
10 9 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
10 9 (8.33%) Network Architecture
11 8 (7.41%) Business Continuity Planning
11 8 (7.41%) Resource Management
11 8 (7.41%) Scrum
11 8 (7.41%) Business Continuity
11 8 (7.41%) .NET
11 8 (7.41%) Change Management
11 8 (7.41%) BCP
12 7 (6.48%) Project Management
12 7 (6.48%) Citrix
12 7 (6.48%) RDBMS
12 7 (6.48%) Degree
12 7 (6.48%) Relational Database
12 7 (6.48%) NoSQL
13 6 (5.56%) Software Architecture
13 6 (5.56%) Enterprise Software

Head of Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 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%) MS Exchange
1 4 (3.70%) Drupal
1 4 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (3.70%) Apache Pig
2 3 (2.78%) OpenStack
2 3 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.78%) Apache Solr
3 2 (1.85%) Apache
3 2 (1.85%) Node.js
4 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.93%) IIS
4 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.93%) SAS
4 1 (0.93%) WebLogic Portal
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%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.85%) Amazon S3
2 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.70%) LAN
1 4 (3.70%) WAN
1 4 (3.70%) SAN
2 3 (2.78%) Internet
3 2 (1.85%) HTTP
4 1 (0.93%) Intranet
4 1 (0.93%) Extranet
4 1 (0.93%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.93%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.48%) RDBMS
1 7 (6.48%) NoSQL
1 7 (6.48%) Relational Database
2 6 (5.56%) Big Data
3 5 (4.63%) MongoDB
3 5 (4.63%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (4.63%) MySQL
4 4 (3.70%) Hadoop
4 4 (3.70%) Apache Hive
4 4 (3.70%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.78%) Redis
5 3 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.85%) CouchDB
6 2 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.85%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
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 15 (13.89%) Banking
3 5 (4.63%) Retail
3 5 (4.63%) Legal
4 3 (2.78%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.85%) Front Office
6 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.93%) Games
6 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.41%) .NET
2 5 (4.63%) REST
3 4 (3.70%) Web Services
3 4 (3.70%) Middleware
4 3 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails
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
5 2 (1.85%) OAuth
5 2 (1.85%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.93%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (4.63%) Mobile Payment
2 5 (4.63%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.78%) SWIFT
3 3 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.85%) Open Source
4 2 (1.85%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.93%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.93%) Equities
5 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.56%) Windows
2 4 (3.70%) Linux
3 2 (1.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (0.93%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (43.52%) Enterprise Architecture
2 31 (28.70%) TOGAF
3 19 (17.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (12.04%) Zachman Framework
5 11 (10.19%) Network Management
5 11 (10.19%) Service Delivery
6 10 (9.26%) Data Architecture
7 9 (8.33%) Network Architecture
7 9 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (7.41%) Resource Management
8 8 (7.41%) Business Continuity Planning
8 8 (7.41%) Change Management
8 8 (7.41%) Scrum
8 8 (7.41%) Business Continuity
8 8 (7.41%) BCP
9 7 (6.48%) Project Management
10 6 (5.56%) ITIL
10 6 (5.56%) Software Architecture
11 5 (4.63%) Analytics
11 5 (4.63%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.26%) Java
2 9 (8.33%) SQL
3 6 (5.56%) PHP
4 3 (2.78%) C#
5 2 (1.85%) C++
5 2 (1.85%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.85%) Python
5 2 (1.85%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 7 (6.48%) 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
4 1 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
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%) VMware
5 4 (3.70%) Greenplum
5 4 (3.70%) EMC
6 3 (2.78%) Rackspace
6 3 (2.78%) ION Trading
7 2 (1.85%) Google
7 2 (1.85%) Sybase
7 2 (1.85%) SAP
8 1 (0.93%) JBoss
8 1 (0.93%) Cognos
8 1 (0.93%) IBM
8 1 (0.93%) Misys
8 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £130000 - £170000 per annum + excellent benefits & bonus
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Salary: From £90,000 to £110,000 per annum plus bens
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