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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Architecture
Rank 828 827 819
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Architecture 52 86 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.076% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.081% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 42 69 52
Average salary £90,000 £100,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £61,511
10% offered a salary of more than £132,500 £125,000 £102,250
UK excluding London average salary £82,500 £78,750 £85,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -7.35%
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
97667 106221 97451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.54% 94.48% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 81541 88015 81939
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 2015. 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 28 £100,000 -4.76%
East of England +14 8 £100,000 -4.76% 1
West Midlands +1 7 £62,500 -8.75%
East Midlands - 4 £80,000 -
South East +12 3 £90,000 +12.50%
Yorkshire +2 2 £97,500 +21.87%
Head of Architecture
UK

Head of Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 42 (41.18%) Enterprise Architecture
2 33 (32.35%) TOGAF
3 22 (21.57%) Degree
4 19 (18.63%) Zachman Framework
4 19 (18.63%) Microsoft
5 17 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (15.69%) Technical Architecture
6 16 (15.69%) .NET
7 15 (14.71%) SOA
8 14 (13.73%) E-Commerce
8 14 (13.73%) Web Services
8 14 (13.73%) Mentoring
9 13 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (12.75%) Finance
10 10 (9.80%) SaaS
11 9 (8.82%) AngularJS
11 9 (8.82%) Scrum
11 9 (8.82%) Computer Science
11 9 (8.82%) ITIL
12 8 (7.84%) MS Excel
12 8 (7.84%) SQL Server
12 8 (7.84%) Line Management
13 7 (6.86%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (6.86%) Microsoft Azure
13 7 (6.86%) Information Architecture
13 7 (6.86%) SDLC
13 7 (6.86%) Java
13 7 (6.86%) Windows
13 7 (6.86%) Mainframe
13 7 (6.86%) Management Information System

Head of Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 3 (2.94%) Tomcat
1 3 (2.94%) CMS
2 2 (1.96%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.98%) Lync
3 1 (0.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.98%) Commerce Server
3 1 (0.98%) IIS
3 1 (0.98%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (7.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.98%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.80%) SaaS
2 7 (6.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.88%) PaaS
3 6 (5.88%) IaaS
4 4 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.88%) HTTP
2 2 (1.96%) SSL
2 2 (1.96%) Internet
2 2 (1.96%) Network Security
2 2 (1.96%) SMTP
3 1 (0.98%) LTE
3 1 (0.98%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.98%) 4G
3 1 (0.98%) MVNO
3 1 (0.98%) VoLTE
3 1 (0.98%) 3G
3 1 (0.98%) 2G
3 1 (0.98%) GSM
3 1 (0.98%) LAN
3 1 (0.98%) UMTS
3 1 (0.98%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.92%) Big Data
2 4 (3.92%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.94%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (0.98%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.98%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.98%) OLAP
4 1 (0.98%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 6 (5.88%) ReSharper
1 6 (5.88%) Fiddler
2 1 (0.98%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.98%) Subversion
General
1 13 (12.75%) Finance
2 5 (4.90%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.90%) Retail
3 4 (3.92%) Banking
3 4 (3.92%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.96%) Games
4 2 (1.96%) Law
4 2 (1.96%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.98%) Marketing
5 1 (0.98%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (15.69%) .NET
2 14 (13.73%) Web Services
3 9 (8.82%) AngularJS
4 6 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (5.88%) HTML
4 6 (5.88%) CSS
5 5 (4.90%) SOAP
6 3 (2.94%) XML
6 3 (2.94%) LAMP
6 3 (2.94%) Symfony
6 3 (2.94%) jQuery
6 3 (2.94%) REST
6 3 (2.94%) Backbone.js
6 3 (2.94%) React
7 2 (1.96%) CSS3
7 2 (1.96%) HTML5
7 2 (1.96%) WCF
7 2 (1.96%) JSON
7 2 (1.96%) Hibernate
7 2 (1.96%) VRML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.82%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.86%) Mainframe
3 7 (6.86%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.92%) User Experience
5 1 (0.98%) Handset
5 1 (0.98%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.98%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.98%) Telematics
5 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.98%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.86%) Windows
2 6 (5.88%) Windows 7
2 6 (5.88%) Windows 8
3 2 (1.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (41.18%) Enterprise Architecture
2 33 (32.35%) TOGAF
3 19 (18.63%) Zachman Framework
4 17 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (15.69%) Technical Architecture
6 15 (14.71%) SOA
7 14 (13.73%) E-Commerce
7 14 (13.73%) Mentoring
8 9 (8.82%) ITIL
8 9 (8.82%) Scrum
9 8 (7.84%) Line Management
10 7 (6.86%) SDLC
10 7 (6.86%) Information Architecture
10 7 (6.86%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (5.88%) Security Architecture
11 6 (5.88%) Waterfall
11 6 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (4.90%) PRINCE2
12 5 (4.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 4 (3.92%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.86%) Java
2 6 (5.88%) C#
2 6 (5.88%) VB.NET
2 6 (5.88%) TypeScript
3 5 (4.90%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.92%) PHP
4 4 (3.92%) SQL
5 3 (2.94%) Python
6 1 (0.98%) C++
6 1 (0.98%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (21.57%) Degree
2 3 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (2.94%) PMP
2 3 (2.94%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.96%) CISM
3 2 (1.96%) ISSAP
3 2 (1.96%) ISSEP
3 2 (1.96%) CCSP
3 2 (1.96%) CISSP
3 2 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.98%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.90%) COBIT
2 4 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.94%) QA
4 2 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.96%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.98%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.98%) HL7
Vendors
1 19 (18.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.94%) SAP
2 3 (2.94%) Facebook
3 2 (1.96%) MuleSoft
3 2 (1.96%) Oracle
3 2 (1.96%) IBM
4 1 (0.98%) Cisco
4 1 (0.98%) Apigee
4 1 (0.98%) Mashery
4 1 (0.98%) MobileIron
4 1 (0.98%) Adobe
4 1 (0.98%) Citrix
4 1 (0.98%) NetApp
4 1 (0.98%) TIBCO
4 1 (0.98%) webMethods
4 1 (0.98%) InterSystems
4 1 (0.98%) VMware
4 1 (0.98%) hybris
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