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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Architecture
Rank 810 777 828
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Architecture 78 67 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.071% 0.066% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.070% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 56 57 35
Average salary £95,000 £85,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,061 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £122,500 £100,000 £101,000
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 £78,750 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.50%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103100 95904 105987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.37% 94.25% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 84942 80243 91513
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 29 July 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 29 July 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
London +2 48 £103,750 +3.75% 6
South East -1 14 £80,000 -7.24% 2
Yorkshire -41 6 £80,000 +18.51%
East of England -2 3 £105,000 +68.00%
North West -14 3 £82,500 -2.94% 1
South West -10 2 £67,500 +12.50%
North East - 1 £75,000 -
Head of Architecture
UK

Head of Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 57 (37.75%) Finance
2 56 (37.09%) Enterprise Architecture
3 26 (17.22%) TOGAF
4 24 (15.89%) Data Architecture
5 22 (14.57%) Banking
6 21 (13.91%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (12.58%) Degree
7 19 (12.58%) Mobile App
8 18 (11.92%) Mobile Application Development
9 17 (11.26%) Analytics
10 14 (9.27%) Enterprise Software
11 13 (8.61%) E-Commerce
12 12 (7.95%) Service Delivery
13 11 (7.28%) Project Management
13 11 (7.28%) Java
13 11 (7.28%) Oracle
13 11 (7.28%) Zachman Framework
13 11 (7.28%) DevOps
13 11 (7.28%) Big Data
14 10 (6.62%) Relational Database
14 10 (6.62%) VMware
14 10 (6.62%) RDBMS
14 10 (6.62%) Microsoft
14 10 (6.62%) Games
15 9 (5.96%) Management Information System
15 9 (5.96%) Linux
15 9 (5.96%) OO
15 9 (5.96%) Retail
15 9 (5.96%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (5.96%) Technical Architecture

Head of Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 7 (4.64%) Apache Solr
1 7 (4.64%) OpenStack
1 7 (4.64%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (2.65%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.32%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.66%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.64%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.32%) SaaS
3 2 (1.32%) PaaS
4 1 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.97%) LAN
1 6 (3.97%) WAN
1 6 (3.97%) SAN
2 3 (1.99%) Internet
3 2 (1.32%) Firewall
3 2 (1.32%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.28%) Big Data
2 10 (6.62%) RDBMS
2 10 (6.62%) Relational Database
3 9 (5.96%) NoSQL
4 7 (4.64%) MongoDB
4 7 (4.64%) Redis
4 7 (4.64%) MySQL
4 7 (4.64%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (3.97%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.99%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (1.32%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Ant
1 2 (1.32%) Maven
1 2 (1.32%) Apache Ivy
General
1 57 (37.75%) Finance
2 22 (14.57%) Banking
3 10 (6.62%) Games
4 9 (5.96%) Retail
5 7 (4.64%) Legal
6 3 (1.99%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.66%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.66%) Marketing
7 1 (0.66%) Back Office
7 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.64%) Middleware
1 7 (4.64%) Ruby on Rails
1 7 (4.64%) REST
2 6 (3.97%) .NET
3 5 (3.31%) Web Services
4 2 (1.32%) J2EE
4 2 (1.32%) EJB
4 2 (1.32%) JSP
4 2 (1.32%) Servlets
4 2 (1.32%) EJB 3.0
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.66%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.66%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.66%) XML
5 1 (0.66%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.58%) Mobile App
2 14 (9.27%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (5.96%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.64%) Mobile Payment
5 4 (2.65%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.65%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.99%) SWIFT
7 2 (1.32%) Open Source
7 2 (1.32%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.66%) EMV
8 1 (0.66%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.66%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.96%) Linux
2 7 (4.64%) Windows
3 3 (1.99%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.99%) UNIX
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (1.32%) Solaris
5 1 (0.66%) Android
5 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (37.09%) Enterprise Architecture
2 26 (17.22%) TOGAF
3 24 (15.89%) Data Architecture
4 21 (13.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (11.92%) Mobile Application Development
6 17 (11.26%) Analytics
7 13 (8.61%) E-Commerce
8 12 (7.95%) Service Delivery
9 11 (7.28%) Project Management
9 11 (7.28%) Zachman Framework
9 11 (7.28%) DevOps
10 9 (5.96%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (5.96%) OO
10 9 (5.96%) Software Architecture
10 9 (5.96%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (5.96%) Technical Architecture
11 8 (5.30%) IT Governance
11 8 (5.30%) Network Management
11 8 (5.30%) Network Architecture
11 8 (5.30%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.28%) Java
2 7 (4.64%) SQL
3 4 (2.65%) C#
4 3 (1.99%) C++
5 2 (1.32%) PHP
6 1 (0.66%) R
6 1 (0.66%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (12.58%) Degree
2 1 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.66%) SAP Certification
2 1 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.99%) FATCA
2 2 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.97%) Active Directory
1 6 (3.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.32%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (2.65%) Puppet
1 4 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (7.28%) Oracle
2 10 (6.62%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.62%) VMware
3 7 (4.64%) Rackspace
4 4 (2.65%) Cisco
4 4 (2.65%) Citrix
5 2 (1.32%) Sun
6 1 (0.66%) SAP
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Salary: £85000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus
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Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £75,000 to £99,000 per annum + bonus + Pension + Health etc
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £65000 - £100000 per annum + car allowance, bonus, package
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Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
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Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
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Salary: Competitive
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