The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lead Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Architect
Rank 559 562 485
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -77
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 347 297 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.33% 0.30% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.32% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 268 260 379
Average salary £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Lead Architect
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
99334 94125 105556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.25% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81237 79015 90798
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Lead Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lead Architect in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Lead Architect
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Architect across the England region.

Lead Architect Salary Trend in England

Lead Architect
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Lead Architect Salary Histogram in England

Lead Architect
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 17 September 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 -19 191 £82,500 - 13
South East -1 58 £70,000 - 7
East of England +12 39 £66,000 -16.19% 7
Yorkshire -19 17 £63,750 -1.92% 1
West Midlands +8 16 £70,000 -17.64% 2
North West -8 11 £52,500 -17.64% 1
South West -21 8 £65,000 +52.94% 2
North East - 4 £57,500 -
East Midlands -7 3 £80,000 +45.45%
Lead Architect
UK

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Lead Architect 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 Lead Architect in their job title.

1 200 (29.76%) Finance
2 140 (20.83%) .NET
3 129 (19.20%) Microsoft
4 123 (18.30%) Banking
5 120 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
6 115 (17.11%) Oracle
7 108 (16.07%) Java
8 99 (14.73%) TOGAF
9 91 (13.54%) HTML
10 89 (13.24%) Enterprise Architecture
11 86 (12.80%) SQL Server
12 85 (12.65%) C#
13 81 (12.05%) SQL
14 75 (11.16%) SOA
14 75 (11.16%) Mentoring
15 67 (9.97%) JavaScript
15 67 (9.97%) Retail
16 66 (9.82%) Stakeholder Management
17 63 (9.38%) TDD
18 61 (9.08%) Windows
19 60 (8.93%) Scrum
20 53 (7.89%) Linux
21 52 (7.74%) MS Excel
22 51 (7.59%) CSS
23 50 (7.44%) Coaching
24 49 (7.29%) SAN
24 49 (7.29%) MVC
24 49 (7.29%) Zachman Framework
25 47 (6.99%) Degree
26 45 (6.70%) Cisco

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Lead Architect 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 Lead Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 34 (5.06%) Tomcat
2 33 (4.91%) WebSphere
3 30 (4.46%) SharePoint
4 28 (4.17%) IIS
5 26 (3.87%) Apache
6 22 (3.27%) Node.js
7 20 (2.98%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 20 (2.98%) Oracle Coherence
8 15 (2.23%) CMS
9 11 (1.64%) WebLogic
10 10 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (1.04%) Drupal
11 7 (1.04%) Lync
12 6 (0.89%) Adobe CQ
13 5 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
14 4 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (0.60%) LiveCycle
15 3 (0.45%) Sitefinity
16 2 (0.30%) Apache Solr
16 2 (0.30%) Mule
Applications
1 52 (7.74%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.04%) MS Office
3 4 (0.60%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.30%) InDesign
4 2 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (2.98%) RMDS
2 11 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (1.49%) Oracle Applications
3 10 (1.49%) SAP PP
4 8 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (1.04%) Oracle SCM
5 7 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (0.74%) Oracle ERP
7 4 (0.60%) SAP QM
8 2 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.30%) Magento
8 2 (0.30%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.30%) BusinessWorks
8 2 (0.30%) CSG Singleview
8 2 (0.30%) SAP MDM
9 1 (0.15%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.15%) SAP SCM
9 1 (0.15%) SAP SRM
9 1 (0.15%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.74%) Office 365
3 4 (0.60%) IaaS
3 4 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.45%) PaaS
5 2 (0.30%) SaaS
6 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.15%) AWS Data Pipeline
Communications & Networking
1 49 (7.29%) SAN
2 40 (5.95%) WAN
3 37 (5.51%) LAN
4 26 (3.87%) NAS
5 25 (3.72%) Unified Communications
6 21 (3.13%) HTTP
7 20 (2.98%) FCoE
7 20 (2.98%) Fibre Channel
7 20 (2.98%) Multicast
8 17 (2.53%) Internet
9 12 (1.79%) Firewall
10 7 (1.04%) NetScaler
11 4 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (0.60%) MPLS
11 4 (0.60%) TCP/IP
12 3 (0.45%) DNS
12 3 (0.45%) Intranet
12 3 (0.45%) RTP
12 3 (0.45%) Extranet
12 3 (0.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (12.80%) SQL Server
2 29 (4.32%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (4.02%) Hadoop
4 22 (3.27%) HBase
5 18 (2.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 18 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (2.38%) Big Data
6 16 (2.38%) Oracle Database
7 15 (2.23%) MySQL
8 12 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (1.79%) NoSQL
8 12 (1.79%) Relational Database
9 11 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (1.49%) QlikView
11 9 (1.34%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (1.34%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (0.89%) MongoDB
13 5 (0.74%) SAP Data Services
14 4 (0.60%) Oracle Exadata
14 4 (0.60%) Redis
Development Applications
1 38 (5.65%) Visual Studio
2 9 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (0.89%) Maven
3 6 (0.89%) Selenium
4 5 (0.74%) Subversion
4 5 (0.74%) Axure RP
5 4 (0.60%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.60%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 4 (0.60%) Ant
5 4 (0.60%) Eclipse
6 3 (0.45%) LSMW
6 3 (0.45%) JBehave
6 3 (0.45%) Apache Ivy
6 3 (0.45%) Mockito
6 3 (0.45%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.30%) Lombardi
7 2 (0.30%) JIRA
7 2 (0.30%) JUnit
8 1 (0.15%) ERwin
8 1 (0.15%) JMeter
General
1 200 (29.76%) Finance
2 123 (18.30%) Banking
3 67 (9.97%) Retail
4 34 (5.06%) Marketing
5 31 (4.61%) Telecoms
6 26 (3.87%) Back Office
6 26 (3.87%) Manufacturing
6 26 (3.87%) Investment Banking
7 13 (1.93%) Electronics
8 11 (1.64%) Advertising
8 11 (1.64%) Publishing
8 11 (1.64%) Law
9 10 (1.49%) International Banking
10 8 (1.19%) Front Office
11 7 (1.04%) Aerospace
12 6 (0.89%) Billing
13 5 (0.74%) Legal
13 5 (0.74%) Games
14 3 (0.45%) Corporate Banking
15 2 (0.30%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (20.83%) .NET
2 91 (13.54%) HTML
3 51 (7.59%) CSS
4 42 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 41 (6.10%) XML
5 41 (6.10%) HTML5
6 40 (5.95%) Middleware
7 39 (5.80%) Web Services
8 26 (3.87%) WCF
9 23 (3.42%) XSLT
10 22 (3.27%) jQuery
11 20 (2.98%) J2EE
11 20 (2.98%) Rendezvous
12 19 (2.83%) ASP.NET MVC
13 18 (2.68%) .NET Framework
13 18 (2.68%) Spring
14 17 (2.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 16 (2.38%) SOAP
16 13 (1.93%) WPF
16 13 (1.93%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 43 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (4.91%) User Experience
3 27 (4.02%) Management Information System
4 20 (2.98%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (2.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 14 (2.08%) Derivative
6 14 (2.08%) Computer Science
7 13 (1.93%) Credit Risk
8 10 (1.49%) EMV
8 10 (1.49%) Mobile App
9 8 (1.19%) Open Source
10 7 (1.04%) Inversion of Control
11 6 (0.89%) Reference Data
12 5 (0.74%) Enterprise Storage
12 5 (0.74%) DTV
12 5 (0.74%) Online Banking
12 5 (0.74%) Xbox
13 4 (0.60%) Statistics
13 4 (0.60%) Economics
13 4 (0.60%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 61 (9.08%) Windows
2 53 (7.89%) Linux
3 32 (4.76%) Solaris
4 27 (4.02%) UNIX
5 18 (2.68%) Android
6 11 (1.64%) Apple iOS
7 9 (1.34%) Oracle Linux
8 8 (1.19%) Windows 7
9 6 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.89%) Windows 8
9 6 (0.89%) Windows XP
10 5 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.60%) AIX
11 4 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.30%) HPUX
13 2 (0.30%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.15%) CentOS
14 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (14.73%) TOGAF
3 89 (13.24%) Enterprise Architecture
4 75 (11.16%) SOA
4 75 (11.16%) Mentoring
5 66 (9.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 63 (9.38%) TDD
7 60 (8.93%) Scrum
8 50 (7.44%) Coaching
9 49 (7.29%) Zachman Framework
9 49 (7.29%) MVC
10 42 (6.25%) Project Management
11 41 (6.10%) E-Commerce
12 38 (5.65%) Data Modelling
12 38 (5.65%) Business Intelligence
13 37 (5.51%) ITIL
14 32 (4.76%) Information Security
15 29 (4.32%) Technical Architecture
16 27 (4.02%) UML
17 25 (3.72%) OO
Programming Languages
1 108 (16.07%) Java
2 85 (12.65%) C#
3 81 (12.05%) SQL
4 67 (9.97%) JavaScript
5 15 (2.23%) PHP
6 10 (1.49%) T-SQL
7 9 (1.34%) Ruby
8 8 (1.19%) C++
9 5 (0.74%) VB.NET
9 5 (0.74%) Objective-C
9 5 (0.74%) Clojure
10 4 (0.60%) C
11 3 (0.45%) ABAP
11 3 (0.45%) Scala
12 2 (0.30%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.30%) Python
13 1 (0.15%) XPath
13 1 (0.15%) PHP5
13 1 (0.15%) Groovy
13 1 (0.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 47 (6.99%) Degree
2 22 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (2.68%) Security Cleared
4 13 (1.93%) MCSE
5 9 (1.34%) SC Cleared
6 8 (1.19%) PhD
7 7 (1.04%) CISSP
8 5 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (0.74%) CCNP
9 3 (0.45%) Chartered Engineer
9 3 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.30%) CCNA
10 2 (0.30%) CCIE
10 2 (0.30%) CISM
10 2 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.15%) SSCP
11 1 (0.15%) CISA
11 1 (0.15%) MBA
11 1 (0.15%) MCSA
11 1 (0.15%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.87%) QA
2 4 (0.60%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.45%) COBIT
4 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (0.15%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 26 (3.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (2.98%) Oracle RAC
2 20 (2.98%) NFS
2 20 (2.98%) SRDF
3 14 (2.08%) Active Directory
4 12 (1.79%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.89%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.45%) XenApp
6 3 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (0.45%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.15%) Xen
7 1 (0.15%) vSphere
7 1 (0.15%) Varnish
7 1 (0.15%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 7 (1.04%) Puppet
2 6 (0.89%) AppDNA
3 5 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.30%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.15%) MOM
6 1 (0.15%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (0.15%) SCCM
6 1 (0.15%) OpenSSO
6 1 (0.15%) OpenView
Vendors
1 129 (19.20%) Microsoft
2 115 (17.11%) Oracle
3 45 (6.70%) Cisco
3 45 (6.70%) IBM
4 38 (5.65%) SAP
5 32 (4.76%) Citrix
5 32 (4.76%) NetApp
6 29 (4.32%) VMware
7 26 (3.87%) EMC
8 24 (3.57%) TIBCO
9 22 (3.27%) Intel
9 22 (3.27%) Sybase
10 20 (2.98%) DataSynapse
10 20 (2.98%) 29West
11 11 (1.64%) Sencha
11 11 (1.64%) Twitter
11 11 (1.64%) HP
12 10 (1.49%) JBoss
12 10 (1.49%) Rackspace
12 10 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hertfordshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Base and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: £Negotiable DoE + top benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £10000 - £143000 per annum + (inc benefits) + 20% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £65000 to £70000 per annum - Pension, Health plan, Life Assurance, 25
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Consulting Point
Salary: £78000 - £85000 per annum + car allowance, pension, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Midlands
Consulting Point
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + car, pension, bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £60000 - £72000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £650000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £100000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + 20% bonus + benefits (£30K)
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Car
Posted: 7 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Symphony EYC
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 26 days ago