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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Architect
Rank 685 591 583
Rank change year-on-year
-94 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 224 357 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.36% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.37% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 204 300 317
Average salary £80,000 £75,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.96% +4.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £61,215 £54,000
10% offered a salary of more than £117,500 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £70,000 £71,000
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -1.40%
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
90816 95785 94380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.15% 96.49% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77032 80058 76663
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 -74 118 £87,000 +5.45% 9
South East +20 54 £75,000 +10.29% 7
East of England -5 21 £57,500 -11.53% 5
Yorkshire +11 18 £120,000 +96.03% 5
West Midlands -20 6 £55,000 -33.33% 3
East Midlands +1 3 £67,500 -25.00%
North West +6 2 £80,000 +30.68% 1
Lead Architect
UK

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 148 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (24.49%) Finance
3 122 (22.80%) Java
4 116 (21.68%) TOGAF
5 107 (20.00%) Banking
6 88 (16.45%) Enterprise Architecture
7 77 (14.39%) SOA
8 76 (14.21%) TDD
9 73 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 67 (12.52%) Scrum
10 67 (12.52%) Degree
11 66 (12.34%) Telecoms
12 65 (12.15%) HTML
13 64 (11.96%) Microsoft
14 60 (11.21%) Oracle
15 57 (10.65%) Web Services
16 50 (9.35%) JavaScript
17 49 (9.16%) Data Centre
18 48 (8.97%) Analytics
19 44 (8.22%) SQL
19 44 (8.22%) CSS
19 44 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
20 42 (7.85%) Kanban
21 41 (7.66%) CITP
21 41 (7.66%) Software Engineering
21 41 (7.66%) Analytical Skills
22 40 (7.48%) E-Commerce
23 39 (7.29%) Marketing
24 37 (6.92%) Mentoring
25 36 (6.73%) Migration

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 19 (3.55%) WebSphere
2 16 (2.99%) Tomcat
3 13 (2.43%) Apache Solr
4 11 (2.06%) CMS
5 10 (1.87%) CICS
5 10 (1.87%) SharePoint
6 9 (1.68%) Apache
7 8 (1.50%) Oracle Service Bus
8 7 (1.31%) Documentum
8 7 (1.31%) IIS
8 7 (1.31%) Node.js
8 7 (1.31%) WebLogic
9 6 (1.12%) Apache Spark
9 6 (1.12%) Confluence
10 5 (0.93%) nginx
10 5 (0.93%) Skype for Business
11 4 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 3 (0.56%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (1.87%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.50%) OmniGraffle
3 5 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (0.93%) Fireworks
3 5 (0.93%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.75%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (1.68%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.75%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.75%) SAP SCM
4 3 (0.56%) Magento
4 3 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.37%) RMDS
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.19%) Maximo
6 1 (0.19%) MoSes
6 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.19%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.19%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 30 (5.61%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (3.74%) SaaS
3 12 (2.24%) IaaS
3 12 (2.24%) PaaS
4 11 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.93%) Office 365
6 3 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.19%) Force.com
7 1 (0.19%) Heroku
7 1 (0.19%) IBM PureFlex
7 1 (0.19%) SoftLayer
7 1 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 28 (5.23%) LAN
1 28 (5.23%) WAN
2 24 (4.49%) Internet
3 18 (3.36%) LDAP
4 17 (3.18%) iSCSI
5 15 (2.80%) Firewall
6 13 (2.43%) HTTP
6 13 (2.43%) VPN
7 12 (2.24%) Network Security
7 12 (2.24%) SAN
7 12 (2.24%) VoIP
8 11 (2.06%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (2.06%) DNS
9 10 (1.87%) NAS
10 9 (1.68%) Cisco ISE
11 8 (1.50%) BGP
11 8 (1.50%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (1.50%) DHCP
12 7 (1.31%) EIGRP
12 7 (1.31%) MGCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (5.42%) NoSQL
2 28 (5.23%) Big Data
2 28 (5.23%) SQL Server
3 21 (3.93%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (3.74%) Relational Database
5 15 (2.80%) DB2
5 15 (2.80%) Hadoop
6 13 (2.43%) MySQL
6 13 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (2.24%) RDBMS
8 11 (2.06%) MongoDB
9 9 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (1.50%) Apache Hive
11 7 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (1.12%) SAP HANA
13 5 (0.93%) Datomic
13 5 (0.93%) HBase
13 5 (0.93%) Triplestore
14 4 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 13 (2.43%) Git (software)
2 12 (2.24%) Subversion
3 9 (1.68%) Axure RP
3 9 (1.68%) Jenkins
4 7 (1.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 6 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (1.12%) JIRA
6 4 (0.75%) Ant
6 4 (0.75%) PHPUnit
6 4 (0.75%) Selenium
7 3 (0.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 3 (0.56%) Grunt
7 3 (0.56%) Jasmine
7 3 (0.56%) Maven
7 3 (0.56%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (0.37%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.37%) IntelliJ
8 2 (0.37%) JUnit
8 2 (0.37%) Mockito
8 2 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 131 (24.49%) Finance
2 107 (20.00%) Banking
3 66 (12.34%) Telecoms
4 39 (7.29%) Marketing
5 36 (6.73%) Retail
6 14 (2.62%) Investment Banking
7 11 (2.06%) Pharmaceutical
8 10 (1.87%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.68%) Publishing
10 8 (1.50%) Retail Banking
11 7 (1.31%) Advertising
11 7 (1.31%) Back Office
12 4 (0.75%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.75%) Law
13 3 (0.56%) Front Office
13 3 (0.56%) Games
13 3 (0.56%) Legal
14 2 (0.37%) Billing
14 2 (0.37%) Private Banking
15 1 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (12.15%) HTML
2 57 (10.65%) Web Services
3 44 (8.22%) CSS
4 36 (6.73%) .NET
5 35 (6.54%) XML
6 31 (5.79%) Spring
7 28 (5.23%) HTML5
8 26 (4.86%) J2EE
8 26 (4.86%) SOAP
9 25 (4.67%) jQuery
9 25 (4.67%) JSON
10 23 (4.30%) Java EE
10 23 (4.30%) RESTful
11 20 (3.74%) Middleware
12 17 (3.18%) REST
13 14 (2.62%) AngularJS
13 14 (2.62%) XSLT
14 13 (2.43%) CSS3
15 11 (2.06%) ASP.NET
15 11 (2.06%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 49 (9.16%) Data Centre
2 41 (7.66%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (5.23%) User Experience
4 25 (4.67%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (3.74%) Mobile App
6 18 (3.36%) Computer Science
7 16 (2.99%) Mainframe
8 13 (2.43%) PKI
9 12 (2.24%) Public Cloud
10 9 (1.68%) EMV
11 8 (1.50%) Blockchain
11 8 (1.50%) IPTV
11 8 (1.50%) Life Science
11 8 (1.50%) Over-the-Top Content
11 8 (1.50%) Video on Demand
12 7 (1.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 7 (1.31%) Management Information System
13 6 (1.12%) Bitcoin
13 6 (1.12%) Fintech
14 5 (0.93%) Cryptocurrency
Operating Systems
1 33 (6.17%) Windows
2 29 (5.42%) Linux
3 23 (4.30%) Unix
4 11 (2.06%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.12%) Android
5 6 (1.12%) Solaris
5 6 (1.12%) SUSE
6 4 (0.75%) AIX
6 4 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.56%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.37%) HPUX
8 2 (0.37%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.19%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.19%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (21.68%) TOGAF
3 88 (16.45%) Enterprise Architecture
4 77 (14.39%) SOA
5 76 (14.21%) TDD
6 73 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 67 (12.52%) Scrum
8 48 (8.97%) Analytics
9 44 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
10 42 (7.85%) Kanban
11 41 (7.66%) Software Engineering
12 40 (7.48%) E-Commerce
13 37 (6.92%) Mentoring
14 36 (6.73%) Migration
15 35 (6.54%) Open Source
16 34 (6.36%) Presales
17 33 (6.17%) Continuous Integration
18 32 (5.98%) Data Analytics
18 32 (5.98%) Zachman Framework
19 31 (5.79%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 122 (22.80%) Java
2 50 (9.35%) JavaScript
3 44 (8.22%) SQL
4 25 (4.67%) C#
5 11 (2.06%) PHP
6 10 (1.87%) COBOL
7 8 (1.50%) Python
8 7 (1.31%) C
8 7 (1.31%) Scala
9 6 (1.12%) Clojure
9 6 (1.12%) T-SQL
10 5 (0.93%) C++
10 5 (0.93%) ECMAScript
10 5 (0.93%) Shell Script
11 4 (0.75%) Objective-C
12 3 (0.56%) Ruby
13 2 (0.37%) ABAP
13 2 (0.37%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.37%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.37%) X++
Qualifications
1 67 (12.52%) Degree
2 41 (7.66%) CITP
3 21 (3.93%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (3.74%) CCNP
5 8 (1.50%) CCIE
5 8 (1.50%) CISSP
6 7 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (1.31%) Security Cleared
7 6 (1.12%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.93%) CCA
8 5 (0.93%) CESG Certified Professional
8 5 (0.93%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (0.93%) IISP
8 5 (0.93%) MBCS
9 2 (0.37%) ISEB
9 2 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.37%) MCSE
9 2 (0.37%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.37%) PMP
9 2 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.43%) QA
2 7 (1.31%) COBIT
2 7 (1.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (0.93%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.37%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.37%) SEPA
4 2 (0.37%) SLA
4 2 (0.37%) SSAE 16
5 1 (0.19%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 27 (5.05%) Active Directory
2 18 (3.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.99%) NFS
4 11 (2.06%) vCloud
5 8 (1.50%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.93%) vSphere
6 5 (0.93%) Xen
6 5 (0.93%) XenApp
6 5 (0.93%) XenDesktop
6 5 (0.93%) XenServer
7 4 (0.75%) Docker
7 4 (0.75%) KVM
7 4 (0.75%) SRDF
8 3 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.37%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.37%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 2 (0.37%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.19%) HDFS
10 1 (0.19%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (1.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (1.31%) Cisco UCCE
2 7 (1.31%) Cisco UCCX
2 7 (1.31%) Puppet
3 5 (0.93%) XenMobile
4 4 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.75%) SCCM
4 4 (0.75%) SCOM
5 2 (0.37%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.37%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (0.37%) OPNET
5 2 (0.37%) vRealize
6 1 (0.19%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.19%) Nagios
6 1 (0.19%) Oozie
6 1 (0.19%) OpenNMS
6 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 64 (11.96%) Microsoft
2 60 (11.21%) Oracle
3 36 (6.73%) Cisco
4 29 (5.42%) VMware
5 25 (4.67%) IBM
6 22 (4.11%) SAP
7 19 (3.55%) Pega
7 19 (3.55%) Salesforce.com
8 14 (2.62%) Citrix
9 13 (2.43%) EMC
9 13 (2.43%) Sitecore
10 10 (1.87%) hybris
10 10 (1.87%) Intel
10 10 (1.87%) NetApp
10 10 (1.87%) TIBCO
11 9 (1.68%) F5
11 9 (1.68%) HP
12 8 (1.50%) Palo Alto
13 7 (1.31%) Tandberg
14 6 (1.12%) Atlassian
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum c£60K - £70K + 10% Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Very competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Volaris Exec
Salary: £100000 per annum + Full comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
GL Global
Salary: stock
Posted: 3 days ago
London
GL Global
Salary: stock
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Advantage XPO
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Inter-vention UK
Salary: £attractive salary + fantastic benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£85,000 plus Car Allowance and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
England
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxford
The People Network
Salary: £85000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Watford
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: £65,000 - £85,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 23 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 24 days ago
West Midlands
Mason Frank International
Salary: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham
Vsolvit4u
Salary: £38,000
Posted: 24 days ago