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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Architect
Rank 518 609 506
Rank change year-on-year
+91 -103
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 404 315 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.39% 0.28% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.30% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 332 254 331
Average salary £76,250 £77,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.61% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £70,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +8.46%
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
97876 106372 100372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.57% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80918 87012 84539
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 April 2015.

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 April 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
(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 +73 258 £86,000 +7.50% 17
South East +11 51 £70,000 -12.50% 4
East of England +26 21 £65,000 +1.16% 2
Yorkshire +7 20 £52,500 -27.58%
North West +5 18 £61,215 -9.31% 2
South West -5 9 £75,000 +15.38% 4
East Midlands +18 8 £62,500 +13.63% 4
West Midlands -24 6 £60,000 -17.24% 1
North East - 5 £61,215 -
Midlands - 1 £60,000 -
Lead Architect
UK

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

1 290 (40.56%) Finance
2 241 (33.71%) Agile Software Development
3 164 (22.94%) Oracle
4 157 (21.96%) Banking
5 156 (21.82%) Java
6 148 (20.70%) TOGAF
7 136 (19.02%) .NET
8 132 (18.46%) Microsoft
9 113 (15.80%) JavaScript
9 113 (15.80%) Scrum
10 108 (15.10%) SQL
11 107 (14.97%) C#
12 106 (14.83%) SQL Server
13 101 (14.13%) Stakeholder Management
14 97 (13.57%) Retail
14 97 (13.57%) Enterprise Architecture
15 96 (13.43%) Web Services
16 95 (13.29%) E-Commerce
16 95 (13.29%) Middleware
17 93 (13.01%) Windows
18 88 (12.31%) SOA
19 87 (12.17%) Mentoring
20 86 (12.03%) HTML
20 86 (12.03%) Zachman Framework
21 83 (11.61%) TDD
22 82 (11.47%) XML
23 75 (10.49%) WebSphere
24 68 (9.51%) Business Intelligence
24 68 (9.51%) IBM
25 67 (9.37%) Data Warehouse

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 75 (10.49%) WebSphere
2 67 (9.37%) Apache
3 55 (7.69%) IIS
4 53 (7.41%) Tomcat
5 43 (6.01%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 43 (6.01%) Oracle Coherence
6 22 (3.08%) WebSphere Process Server
6 22 (3.08%) WebSphere Application Server
7 19 (2.66%) TeamSite
8 13 (1.82%) JBoss
9 11 (1.54%) Node.js
10 10 (1.40%) WebLogic
10 10 (1.40%) CMS
11 9 (1.26%) SharePoint
11 9 (1.26%) MS Exchange
12 7 (0.98%) Sitecore CMS
13 6 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
14 5 (0.70%) Oracle Workflow
14 5 (0.70%) Magnolia
15 3 (0.42%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 58 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 26 (3.64%) SAP FI
1 26 (3.64%) SAP FI/CO
1 26 (3.64%) SAP CO
2 24 (3.36%) RMDS
3 12 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (1.12%) SAP LE
4 8 (1.12%) SAP HR
4 8 (1.12%) SAP SCM
4 8 (1.12%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (0.70%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.42%) Temenos T24
6 3 (0.42%) Magento
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.28%) Endur
7 2 (0.28%) Findur
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.14%) Summit
8 1 (0.14%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 50 (6.99%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.54%) SaaS
4 7 (0.98%) IaaS
5 5 (0.70%) Office 365
5 5 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.56%) PaaS
7 2 (0.28%) Route 53
7 2 (0.28%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.28%) Amazon Glacier
7 2 (0.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.14%) Force.com
8 1 (0.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 64 (8.95%) Internet
2 62 (8.67%) SAN
3 59 (8.25%) LAN
4 56 (7.83%) WAN
5 45 (6.29%) Fibre Channel
6 44 (6.15%) HTTP
7 43 (6.01%) Multicast
7 43 (6.01%) NAS
7 43 (6.01%) FCoE
8 21 (2.94%) iSCSI
9 11 (1.54%) Firewall
10 3 (0.42%) DHCP
10 3 (0.42%) DNS
11 2 (0.28%) SSL
11 2 (0.28%) Bluetooth
11 2 (0.28%) WLAN
11 2 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.28%) Wireless
11 2 (0.28%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (0.28%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (14.83%) SQL Server
2 67 (9.37%) Data Warehouse
3 62 (8.67%) DB2
4 48 (6.71%) Big Data
5 38 (5.31%) MySQL
6 37 (5.17%) Hadoop
7 29 (4.06%) NoSQL
8 26 (3.64%) HBase
9 18 (2.52%) Amazon Redshift
9 18 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
10 17 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 15 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (1.68%) MongoDB
13 10 (1.40%) Relational Database
13 10 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
14 9 (1.26%) Oracle Database
14 9 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
14 9 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 8 (1.12%) OLAP
15 8 (1.12%) Riak
Development Applications
1 22 (3.08%) Git (software)
2 18 (2.52%) Karma Test Runner
3 17 (2.38%) ReSharper
4 12 (1.68%) Visual Studio
5 7 (0.98%) MSI
5 7 (0.98%) Subversion
6 6 (0.84%) Maven
7 3 (0.42%) JUnit
8 2 (0.28%) NUnit
8 2 (0.28%) MSTest
8 2 (0.28%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.28%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.28%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.14%) Grunt
9 1 (0.14%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (0.14%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.14%) JIRA
9 1 (0.14%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.14%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.14%) Ant
General
1 290 (40.56%) Finance
2 157 (21.96%) Banking
3 97 (13.57%) Retail
4 39 (5.45%) Investment Banking
5 31 (4.34%) Marketing
6 24 (3.36%) Back Office
7 23 (3.22%) Telecoms
8 20 (2.80%) Manufacturing
9 15 (2.10%) Retail Banking
10 10 (1.40%) Legal
11 9 (1.26%) Automotive
12 8 (1.12%) Electronics
12 8 (1.12%) Local Government
13 6 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.42%) Front Office
14 3 (0.42%) Games
15 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.14%) Advertising
15 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (19.02%) .NET
2 96 (13.43%) Web Services
3 95 (13.29%) Middleware
4 86 (12.03%) HTML
5 82 (11.47%) XML
6 60 (8.39%) CSS
7 51 (7.13%) ASP.NET
8 49 (6.85%) J2EE
9 39 (5.45%) REST
10 38 (5.31%) jQuery
11 34 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
12 33 (4.62%) AngularJS
13 30 (4.20%) WCF
14 25 (3.50%) RESTful
14 25 (3.50%) Spring
15 24 (3.36%) Rendezvous
15 24 (3.36%) Hibernate
15 24 (3.36%) XSLT
16 22 (3.08%) KnockoutJS
17 21 (2.94%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 53 (7.41%) Mainframe
2 38 (5.31%) Open Source
3 34 (4.76%) Online Banking
4 33 (4.62%) Management Information System
5 30 (4.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 27 (3.78%) Analytical Skills
7 26 (3.64%) User Experience
8 24 (3.36%) Mobile Banking
9 23 (3.22%) Enterprise Software
9 23 (3.22%) Data Integration
10 19 (2.66%) DataPower
11 13 (1.82%) Mobile App
12 12 (1.68%) N-Tier
12 12 (1.68%) Clustering
13 8 (1.12%) DTV
14 7 (0.98%) NHS
14 7 (0.98%) Data Structures
15 6 (0.84%) Computer Science
15 6 (0.84%) Replication
16 5 (0.70%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 93 (13.01%) Windows
2 61 (8.53%) Linux
3 49 (6.85%) Solaris
4 18 (2.52%) UNIX
5 7 (0.98%) Android
5 7 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (0.98%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.56%) CoreOS
6 4 (0.56%) VME
7 3 (0.42%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.42%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.28%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (33.71%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (20.70%) TOGAF
3 113 (15.80%) Scrum
4 101 (14.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 97 (13.57%) Enterprise Architecture
6 95 (13.29%) E-Commerce
7 88 (12.31%) SOA
8 87 (12.17%) Mentoring
9 86 (12.03%) Zachman Framework
10 83 (11.61%) TDD
11 68 (9.51%) Business Intelligence
12 53 (7.41%) Line Management
13 51 (7.13%) MVC
14 43 (6.01%) Performance Tuning
15 42 (5.87%) Benchmarking
15 42 (5.87%) Web Development
16 39 (5.45%) Project Management
17 36 (5.03%) Analytics
18 34 (4.76%) CRM
19 32 (4.48%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 156 (21.82%) Java
2 113 (15.80%) JavaScript
3 108 (15.10%) SQL
4 107 (14.97%) C#
5 37 (5.17%) Python
6 18 (2.52%) PHP
7 16 (2.24%) T-SQL
8 15 (2.10%) Ruby
9 8 (1.12%) ABAP
10 7 (0.98%) Groovy
11 6 (0.84%) COBOL
12 4 (0.56%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.56%) Scala
12 4 (0.56%) R
13 2 (0.28%) Perl
13 2 (0.28%) C
14 1 (0.14%) C++
14 1 (0.14%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.14%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 49 (6.85%) Degree
2 10 (1.40%) Security Cleared
2 10 (1.40%) CISSP
3 7 (0.98%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.56%) DV Cleared
4 4 (0.56%) CISM
5 3 (0.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.42%) MCSE
5 3 (0.42%) CCNP
6 2 (0.28%) CCNA
6 2 (0.28%) ISEB
7 1 (0.14%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.14%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.78%) QA
2 7 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.84%) COBIT
3 6 (0.84%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.42%) HIPAA
4 3 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 3 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.28%) EMIR
6 1 (0.14%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (6.01%) NFS
1 43 (6.01%) SRDF
2 35 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (3.78%) Oracle RAC
4 24 (3.36%) Hyper-V
5 19 (2.66%) KVM
5 19 (2.66%) Xen
6 18 (2.52%) Active Directory
7 7 (0.98%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (0.56%) vSphere
8 4 (0.56%) Docker
9 2 (0.28%) HDFS
9 2 (0.28%) Varnish
10 1 (0.14%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.14%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 20 (2.80%) Tivoli
2 19 (2.66%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 18 (2.52%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (1.40%) SCCM
5 7 (0.98%) AppDNA
6 2 (0.28%) SCOM
6 2 (0.28%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.28%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.14%) OpenView
7 1 (0.14%) Nagios
7 1 (0.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 164 (22.94%) Oracle
2 132 (18.46%) Microsoft
3 68 (9.51%) IBM
4 54 (7.55%) SAP
5 51 (7.13%) Cisco
6 45 (6.29%) EMC
6 45 (6.29%) Intel
6 45 (6.29%) NetApp
7 44 (6.15%) VMware
8 38 (5.31%) Salesforce.com
9 27 (3.78%) TIBCO
10 25 (3.50%) Sybase
11 24 (3.36%) DataSynapse
11 24 (3.36%) 29West
12 23 (3.22%) Google
13 22 (3.08%) Facebook
13 22 (3.08%) Citrix
13 22 (3.08%) HP
14 19 (2.66%) LogLogic
15 9 (1.26%) hybris
London
Harnham
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: £100,000 + Bonus, Healthcare, Pension and Life Insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Kuoni Travel Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 25 days
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Oakham, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + pension, bonus etc
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £90,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £85,000 to £125,000 per annum bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £75K + £5K Car + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £75K + £5K Car + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £75K + £5K Car + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £75K + £5K Car + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £75K + £5K Car + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £75K + £5K Car + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £75K + £5K Car + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £75K + £5K Car + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago