The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Architect
Rank 567 527 490
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 319 322 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.32% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.34% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 257 277 358
Average salary £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103175 95734 105673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.21% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 84966 79988 91183
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% -
Lead Architect
UK

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 31 July 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 31 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 -91 173 £85,000 - 11
South East +4 48 £70,000 +18.64% 6
East of England +10 38 £65,000 - 3
Yorkshire -3 28 £70,000 +21.73% 1
West Midlands -6 17 £70,000 - 2
South West -15 6 £53,500 +2.88% 1
North West -3 5 £71,250 -
North East -2 4 £57,500 - 1
East Midlands -11 3 £80,000 +45.45%
Lead Architect
UK

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 190 (29.97%) Finance
2 120 (18.93%) .NET
3 116 (18.30%) Java
4 112 (17.67%) Banking
5 108 (17.03%) Microsoft
6 107 (16.88%) Oracle
7 87 (13.72%) HTML
8 80 (12.62%) C#
9 77 (12.15%) TOGAF
10 75 (11.83%) SQL
11 71 (11.20%) SQL Server
12 69 (10.88%) Windows
13 67 (10.57%) Linux
14 66 (10.41%) Enterprise Architecture
15 64 (10.09%) SOA
16 62 (9.78%) JavaScript
17 60 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
18 57 (8.99%) Middleware
19 56 (8.83%) TDD
20 55 (8.68%) Retail
21 51 (8.04%) MVC
22 49 (7.73%) Scrum
23 47 (7.41%) CSS
23 47 (7.41%) SAN
23 47 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
24 45 (7.10%) Business Intelligence
25 43 (6.78%) MS Excel
26 42 (6.62%) Telecoms
27 41 (6.47%) VMware
27 41 (6.47%) E-Commerce

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 31 (4.89%) WebSphere
2 29 (4.57%) Apache
3 28 (4.42%) Node.js
4 27 (4.26%) Tomcat
5 25 (3.94%) IIS
6 24 (3.79%) SharePoint
7 16 (2.52%) Oracle Coherence
7 16 (2.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 14 (2.21%) WebLogic
9 11 (1.74%) CMS
10 9 (1.42%) Drupal
11 7 (1.10%) Lync
12 6 (0.95%) MS Exchange
13 5 (0.79%) Adobe CQ
13 5 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (0.63%) LiveCycle
14 4 (0.63%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
14 4 (0.63%) Apache Solr
14 4 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
15 3 (0.47%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 43 (6.78%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.10%) MS Office
3 5 (0.79%) OmniGraffle
3 5 (0.79%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.32%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.32%) InDesign
5 1 (0.16%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (2.52%) RMDS
2 11 (1.74%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (1.10%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (1.10%) Oracle SCM
5 6 (0.95%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (0.63%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.47%) Oracle Retail
7 3 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.32%) SAP PP
8 2 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.32%) Magento
8 2 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.16%) SAP Retail
9 1 (0.16%) SAP SCM
9 1 (0.16%) SAP SRM
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle CRM
9 1 (0.16%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.16%) SAP SD
9 1 (0.16%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.63%) SaaS
2 4 (0.63%) Office 365
3 3 (0.47%) IaaS
3 3 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.32%) PaaS
4 2 (0.32%) GitHub
5 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 47 (7.41%) SAN
2 38 (5.99%) WAN
3 35 (5.52%) LAN
4 27 (4.26%) NAS
5 23 (3.63%) Internet
6 21 (3.31%) Unified Communications
7 20 (3.15%) HTTP
8 16 (2.52%) Firewall
9 15 (2.37%) Multicast
9 15 (2.37%) FCoE
9 15 (2.37%) Fibre Channel
10 6 (0.95%) TCP/IP
11 5 (0.79%) NetScaler
11 5 (0.79%) Network Security
11 5 (0.79%) 3G
11 5 (0.79%) DNS
12 4 (0.63%) Broadband
12 4 (0.63%) MPLS
12 4 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (0.47%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (11.20%) SQL Server
2 35 (5.52%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (4.57%) Hadoop
4 21 (3.31%) Big Data
5 20 (3.15%) Oracle Database
6 18 (2.84%) MySQL
6 18 (2.84%) NoSQL
7 17 (2.68%) HBase
8 14 (2.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (2.05%) MongoDB
10 12 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
10 12 (1.89%) Relational Database
11 10 (1.58%) Oracle Database 10g
11 10 (1.58%) Redis
12 8 (1.26%) Oracle BI EE
13 7 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (0.95%) Oracle ODI
15 5 (0.79%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 5 (0.79%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 27 (4.26%) Visual Studio
2 12 (1.89%) Selenium
3 10 (1.58%) Eclipse
4 9 (1.42%) Mockito
4 9 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (0.95%) Ant
5 6 (0.95%) Git (software)
5 6 (0.95%) Maven
5 6 (0.95%) Axure RP
6 4 (0.63%) Dreamweaver
6 4 (0.63%) Subversion
6 4 (0.63%) PhoneGap
7 3 (0.47%) Apache Ivy
7 3 (0.47%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.47%) JBehave
7 3 (0.47%) LSMW
7 3 (0.47%) JIRA
8 2 (0.32%) JUnit
8 2 (0.32%) ERwin
8 2 (0.32%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 190 (29.97%) Finance
2 112 (17.67%) Banking
3 55 (8.68%) Retail
4 42 (6.62%) Telecoms
5 30 (4.73%) Investment Banking
6 25 (3.94%) Marketing
7 23 (3.63%) Back Office
8 16 (2.52%) Games
9 15 (2.37%) Advertising
10 14 (2.21%) Manufacturing
11 12 (1.89%) Corporate Banking
12 9 (1.42%) International Banking
13 8 (1.26%) Publishing
13 8 (1.26%) Law
13 8 (1.26%) Front Office
14 6 (0.95%) Electronics
15 4 (0.63%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.32%) Legal
16 2 (0.32%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (18.93%) .NET
2 87 (13.72%) HTML
3 57 (8.99%) Middleware
4 47 (7.41%) CSS
5 40 (6.31%) Web Services
6 37 (5.84%) XML
7 33 (5.21%) ASP.NET
8 32 (5.05%) HTML5
9 30 (4.73%) Spring
10 25 (3.94%) jQuery
11 24 (3.79%) J2EE
12 23 (3.63%) WCF
13 22 (3.47%) Java EE
14 21 (3.31%) SOAP
15 20 (3.15%) XSLT
16 18 (2.84%) ASP.NET MVC
17 17 (2.68%) .NET Framework
18 16 (2.52%) Oracle Fusion
18 16 (2.52%) Rendezvous
18 16 (2.52%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (3.94%) Enterprise Software
2 21 (3.31%) Management Information System
3 12 (1.89%) Open Source
3 12 (1.89%) Hedge funds
4 11 (1.74%) Computer Science
5 9 (1.42%) Xbox
5 9 (1.42%) Derivative
5 9 (1.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 8 (1.26%) Credit Risk
6 8 (1.26%) Mobile App
7 7 (1.10%) Reference Data
8 6 (0.95%) Enterprise Storage
9 5 (0.79%) EMV
9 5 (0.79%) Mainframe
9 5 (0.79%) N-Tier
10 4 (0.63%) Smartphone
10 4 (0.63%) Economics
10 4 (0.63%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.47%) Market Risk
11 3 (0.47%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 69 (10.88%) Windows
2 67 (10.57%) Linux
3 38 (5.99%) UNIX
4 30 (4.73%) Solaris
5 20 (3.15%) Android
6 9 (1.42%) Oracle Linux
7 8 (1.26%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.79%) Windows 8
8 5 (0.79%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.79%) AIX
8 5 (0.79%) Windows XP
9 4 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.47%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (12.15%) TOGAF
2 66 (10.41%) Enterprise Architecture
3 64 (10.09%) SOA
4 60 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 56 (8.83%) TDD
6 51 (8.04%) MVC
7 49 (7.73%) Scrum
8 47 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
9 45 (7.10%) Business Intelligence
10 41 (6.47%) E-Commerce
11 39 (6.15%) Zachman Framework
12 37 (5.84%) Project Management
13 33 (5.21%) Data Modelling
14 28 (4.42%) UML
14 28 (4.42%) ITIL
14 28 (4.42%) CRM
14 28 (4.42%) Information Security
14 28 (4.42%) Technical Architecture
15 27 (4.26%) Information Architecture
16 24 (3.79%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 116 (18.30%) Java
2 80 (12.62%) C#
3 75 (11.83%) SQL
4 62 (9.78%) JavaScript
5 19 (3.00%) PHP
6 14 (2.21%) Ruby
7 9 (1.42%) Objective-C
8 8 (1.26%) C++
9 6 (0.95%) C
10 5 (0.79%) Clojure
10 5 (0.79%) PL/SQL
10 5 (0.79%) T-SQL
10 5 (0.79%) VB.NET
11 4 (0.63%) Python
12 3 (0.47%) ABAP
13 2 (0.32%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.16%) PHP5
14 1 (0.16%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 41 (6.47%) Degree
2 25 (3.94%) Security Cleared
3 20 (3.15%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.10%) CISSP
6 4 (0.63%) MCSE
7 3 (0.47%) PhD
8 2 (0.32%) ISEB
8 2 (0.32%) CISM
8 2 (0.32%) Chartered Engineer
8 2 (0.32%) MBCS
9 1 (0.16%) NCDA
9 1 (0.16%) NCIE
9 1 (0.16%) VCAP
9 1 (0.16%) VTSP
9 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.16%) VCDX
9 1 (0.16%) MBA
9 1 (0.16%) CISA
9 1 (0.16%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.47%) QA
2 5 (0.79%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.32%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.32%) TickIT
3 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.16%) COBIT
4 1 (0.16%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (0.16%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 32 (5.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (3.31%) Active Directory
3 16 (2.52%) Oracle RAC
4 15 (2.37%) NFS
4 15 (2.37%) SRDF
5 13 (2.05%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.79%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (0.47%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.32%) XenApp
8 2 (0.32%) vSphere
8 2 (0.32%) PowerHA
9 1 (0.16%) Xen
9 1 (0.16%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (1.74%) Puppet
2 10 (1.58%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.79%) AppDNA
4 3 (0.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.32%) Cisco IPCC
5 2 (0.32%) SCCM
6 1 (0.16%) Ansible
6 1 (0.16%) Salt
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle EDQ
6 1 (0.16%) OpenSSO
6 1 (0.16%) SCOM
6 1 (0.16%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.16%) MOM
Vendors
1 108 (17.03%) Microsoft
2 107 (16.88%) Oracle
3 41 (6.47%) VMware
4 38 (5.99%) Cisco
5 37 (5.84%) IBM
6 34 (5.36%) Citrix
7 27 (4.26%) NetApp
8 26 (4.10%) EMC
9 20 (3.15%) SAP
10 18 (2.84%) Sybase
11 17 (2.68%) TIBCO
12 16 (2.52%) DataSynapse
12 16 (2.52%) Rackspace
12 16 (2.52%) 29West
13 15 (2.37%) Intel
14 14 (2.21%) Adobe
14 14 (2.21%) JBoss
15 11 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
16 9 (1.42%) Sencha
17 8 (1.26%) HP
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 25 days
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ifftner Solutions
Salary: package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computer Network Defence
Salary: Salary: Competitive (plus benefits)
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Durham, County Durham
networx
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + excellent prospects
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
JPS Selection
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 9 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: Up to £77,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £50960 - £72800 per annum + Exc.Bens
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £50960 - £72800 per annum + Exc. Bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Milton Keynes
The People Network
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
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