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 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Architecture
Rank 800 787 816
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Architecture 78 66 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.071% 0.065% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.069% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 56 56 36
Average salary £97,500 £85,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £61,951 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £122,500 £100,000 £100,750
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 £80,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103792 95991 105966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.22% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 85662 80321 91544
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 £26,500 £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 24 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 24 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 -1 49 £105,000 +5.00% 4
South East -29 13 £80,000 -11.11% 1
Yorkshire -25 6 £80,000 +18.51%
East of England -10 3 £105,000 +68.00%
South West -20 3 £65,000 +8.33%
North West -16 2 £81,250 -4.41% 1
North East - 1 £75,000 -
Head of Architecture
UK

Head of Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 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 56 (37.84%) Finance
2 54 (36.49%) Enterprise Architecture
3 26 (17.57%) TOGAF
4 24 (16.22%) Data Architecture
5 22 (14.86%) Banking
6 21 (14.19%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (12.84%) Mobile App
8 18 (12.16%) Mobile Application Development
8 18 (12.16%) Degree
9 17 (11.49%) Analytics
10 14 (9.46%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (8.11%) Service Delivery
12 11 (7.43%) Project Management
12 11 (7.43%) Java
12 11 (7.43%) Oracle
12 11 (7.43%) E-Commerce
12 11 (7.43%) Big Data
13 10 (6.76%) DevOps
13 10 (6.76%) Games
13 10 (6.76%) VMware
13 10 (6.76%) Zachman Framework
14 9 (6.08%) Retail
14 9 (6.08%) Technical Architecture
14 9 (6.08%) Management Information System
14 9 (6.08%) Microsoft
14 9 (6.08%) Linux
14 9 (6.08%) RDBMS
14 9 (6.08%) Relational Database
14 9 (6.08%) Software Architecture
14 9 (6.08%) Capacity Planning

Head of Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 6 (4.05%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (4.05%) OpenStack
1 6 (4.05%) Apache Solr
2 4 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (2.70%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.35%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.68%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.05%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.35%) SaaS
3 2 (1.35%) PaaS
4 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.05%) LAN
1 6 (4.05%) WAN
1 6 (4.05%) SAN
2 3 (2.03%) Internet
3 2 (1.35%) NAS
3 2 (1.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.43%) Big Data
2 9 (6.08%) RDBMS
2 9 (6.08%) Relational Database
3 8 (5.41%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.05%) Oracle Database
4 6 (4.05%) MongoDB
4 6 (4.05%) Redis
4 6 (4.05%) MySQL
4 6 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.03%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.35%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (1.35%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (1.35%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.35%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.35%) Apache Ivy
1 2 (1.35%) Ant
1 2 (1.35%) Maven
General
1 56 (37.84%) Finance
2 22 (14.86%) Banking
3 10 (6.76%) Games
4 9 (6.08%) Retail
5 7 (4.73%) Legal
6 3 (2.03%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Back Office
7 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.73%) Middleware
2 6 (4.05%) REST
2 6 (4.05%) Ruby on Rails
3 5 (3.38%) .NET
3 5 (3.38%) Web Services
4 2 (1.35%) EJB
4 2 (1.35%) JSP
4 2 (1.35%) Servlets
4 2 (1.35%) J2EE
4 2 (1.35%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (1.35%) EJB 3.0
5 1 (0.68%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.68%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.84%) Mobile App
2 14 (9.46%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (6.08%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.73%) Mobile Payment
5 4 (2.70%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.70%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.03%) SWIFT
7 2 (1.35%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.35%) Open Source
8 1 (0.68%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.08%) Linux
2 7 (4.73%) Windows
3 3 (2.03%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.03%) UNIX
4 2 (1.35%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (1.35%) Solaris
5 1 (0.68%) Android
5 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (36.49%) Enterprise Architecture
2 26 (17.57%) TOGAF
3 24 (16.22%) Data Architecture
4 21 (14.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (12.16%) Mobile Application Development
6 17 (11.49%) Analytics
7 12 (8.11%) Service Delivery
8 11 (7.43%) Project Management
8 11 (7.43%) E-Commerce
9 10 (6.76%) DevOps
9 10 (6.76%) Zachman Framework
10 9 (6.08%) Technical Architecture
10 9 (6.08%) Software Architecture
10 9 (6.08%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (6.08%) Network Architecture
10 9 (6.08%) Network Management
11 8 (5.41%) OO
11 8 (5.41%) Risk Management
11 8 (5.41%) Data Management
11 8 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.43%) Java
2 7 (4.73%) SQL
3 3 (2.03%) C#
3 3 (2.03%) C++
4 2 (1.35%) PHP
5 1 (0.68%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (12.16%) Degree
2 2 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.03%) FATCA
2 2 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.05%) Active Directory
1 6 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.35%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (2.70%) Puppet
1 4 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (7.43%) Oracle
2 10 (6.76%) VMware
3 9 (6.08%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.05%) Rackspace
5 5 (3.38%) Citrix
5 5 (3.38%) Cisco
6 2 (1.35%) Sun
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £85000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £75,000 to £99,000 per annum + bonus + Pension + Health etc
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £100000 per annum + car allowance, bonus, package
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
Not On The High Street Enterprises Limited
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, London
notonthehighstreet.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago