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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Architect
Rank 598 490 460
Rank change year-on-year
-108 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 319 409 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.39% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.41% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 256 332 450
Average salary £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106804 98560 112219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.50% 94.70% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 87442 82989 96889
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
London -85 193 £80,000 - 17
South East -28 40 £76,250 +17.30% 4
East of England -25 25 £64,250 -17.09% 1
Yorkshire -29 21 £72,500 -30.28% 4
North West -8 16 £67,500 +16.37% 4
West Midlands -13 16 £71,250 +9.61% 5
East Midlands -23 3 £55,000 -8.33%
South West -18 2 £60,500 +15.23% 1
Lead Architect
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Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 230 (32.53%) Finance
2 145 (20.51%) Java
3 125 (17.68%) Oracle
4 121 (17.11%) TOGAF
5 116 (16.41%) .NET
5 116 (16.41%) Microsoft
6 103 (14.57%) Enterprise Architecture
7 102 (14.43%) Banking
8 97 (13.72%) Middleware
9 96 (13.58%) HTML
10 95 (13.44%) C#
11 86 (12.16%) Windows
12 84 (11.88%) SQL
13 82 (11.60%) Scrum
14 81 (11.46%) SQL Server
15 79 (11.17%) Linux
16 75 (10.61%) SOA
17 73 (10.33%) VMware
17 73 (10.33%) Stakeholder Management
18 72 (10.18%) JavaScript
19 68 (9.62%) Web Services
20 66 (9.34%) Agile Software Development
21 65 (9.19%) CSS
22 63 (8.91%) ASP.NET
23 61 (8.63%) MVC
23 61 (8.63%) TDD
24 60 (8.49%) E-Commerce
25 59 (8.35%) Business Intelligence
26 58 (8.20%) Analytics
27 57 (8.06%) UNIX

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 43 (6.08%) WebSphere
2 32 (4.53%) SharePoint
3 28 (3.96%) Apache
4 23 (3.25%) WebLogic
5 21 (2.97%) Tomcat
6 20 (2.83%) CMS
7 19 (2.69%) Node.js
8 14 (1.98%) SharePoint 2010
9 13 (1.84%) MS Exchange
10 11 (1.56%) Apache Solr
11 10 (1.41%) Oracle Service Bus
12 9 (1.27%) IIS
13 8 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
14 7 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
14 7 (0.99%) MQSeries
15 6 (0.85%) OpenStack
15 6 (0.85%) Lync
16 5 (0.71%) Adobe CQ
17 4 (0.57%) Umbraco
17 4 (0.57%) iPlanet
Applications
1 49 (6.93%) MS Excel
2 21 (2.97%) MS Visio
3 7 (0.99%) OmniGraffle
3 7 (0.99%) MS Office
4 3 (0.42%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.28%) InDesign
6 1 (0.14%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (2.12%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (1.56%) Google Analytics
3 9 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (1.27%) SAP ERP
4 6 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (0.71%) Oracle CRM
6 3 (0.42%) Magento
6 3 (0.42%) SAP FSCM
6 3 (0.42%) Oracle Retail
6 3 (0.42%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.42%) SAP Retail
6 3 (0.42%) RMDS
6 3 (0.42%) SAP CRM
6 3 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (0.42%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle SCM
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.40%) SaaS
2 13 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (1.13%) GitHub
6 7 (0.99%) Office 365
7 3 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.28%) IaaS
8 2 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (5.52%) SAN
2 38 (5.37%) WAN
3 34 (4.81%) Firewall
3 34 (4.81%) LAN
4 30 (4.24%) Internet
5 28 (3.96%) NAS
6 9 (1.27%) Intranet
6 9 (1.27%) HTTP
7 8 (1.13%) VoIP
7 8 (1.13%) Broadband
8 7 (0.99%) DNS
9 6 (0.85%) Network Security
9 6 (0.85%) VPN
10 5 (0.71%) Frame Relay
10 5 (0.71%) 3G
10 5 (0.71%) Ethernet
10 5 (0.71%) ATM
11 4 (0.57%) TCP/IP
11 4 (0.57%) Unified Communications
12 3 (0.42%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (11.46%) SQL Server
2 37 (5.23%) Oracle Database
3 33 (4.67%) Data Warehouse
4 28 (3.96%) MySQL
5 23 (3.25%) MongoDB
6 19 (2.69%) NoSQL
7 17 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
8 16 (2.26%) DB2
9 15 (2.12%) Big Data
9 15 (2.12%) Oracle Database 11g
10 13 (1.84%) Hadoop
10 13 (1.84%) Redis
10 13 (1.84%) Oracle BI EE
11 12 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 12 (1.70%) Oracle ODI
11 12 (1.70%) Oracle Exadata
12 11 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (1.41%) Relational Database
14 9 (1.27%) SAP HANA
14 9 (1.27%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 28 (3.96%) Visual Studio
1 28 (3.96%) Selenium
2 26 (3.68%) Axure RP
3 23 (3.25%) Eclipse
4 21 (2.97%) Mockito
5 17 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (1.56%) Maven
7 10 (1.41%) Git (software)
8 7 (0.99%) Ant
8 7 (0.99%) JUnit
9 5 (0.71%) Subversion
10 4 (0.57%) JIRA
10 4 (0.57%) Dreamweaver
10 4 (0.57%) JMeter
10 4 (0.57%) JBehave
10 4 (0.57%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.42%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 3 (0.42%) PhoneGap
11 3 (0.42%) TestNG
11 3 (0.42%) WebDriver
General
1 230 (32.53%) Finance
2 102 (14.43%) Banking
3 46 (6.51%) Retail
4 35 (4.95%) Marketing
5 27 (3.82%) Investment Banking
5 27 (3.82%) Telecoms
6 20 (2.83%) Games
7 18 (2.55%) Publishing
8 17 (2.40%) Corporate Banking
9 13 (1.84%) Advertising
10 12 (1.70%) Back Office
11 10 (1.41%) Law
12 7 (0.99%) Legal
13 6 (0.85%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.71%) Automotive
15 4 (0.57%) Private Banking
15 4 (0.57%) Front Office
15 4 (0.57%) Manufacturing
16 3 (0.42%) Billing
16 3 (0.42%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (16.41%) .NET
2 97 (13.72%) Middleware
3 96 (13.58%) HTML
4 68 (9.62%) Web Services
5 65 (9.19%) CSS
6 63 (8.91%) ASP.NET
7 49 (6.93%) Spring
8 42 (5.94%) jQuery
9 41 (5.80%) SOAP
10 39 (5.52%) Java EE
11 37 (5.23%) JSP
12 34 (4.81%) XML
13 31 (4.38%) .NET Framework
13 31 (4.38%) HTML5
14 28 (3.96%) WCF
15 27 (3.82%) Oracle Fusion
15 27 (3.82%) ASP.NET MVC
15 27 (3.82%) J2EE
16 21 (2.97%) XHTML
17 20 (2.83%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 36 (5.09%) Enterprise Software
2 27 (3.82%) Management Information System
3 20 (2.83%) Smartphone
4 18 (2.55%) Open Source
5 14 (1.98%) Mainframe
5 14 (1.98%) Hedge funds
6 13 (1.84%) Enterprise Storage
6 13 (1.84%) Computer Science
7 10 (1.41%) Xbox
7 10 (1.41%) Mobile App
8 9 (1.27%) NHS
8 9 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 9 (1.27%) DTV
8 9 (1.27%) N-Tier
9 7 (0.99%) Cryptography
10 6 (0.85%) Client/Server
10 6 (0.85%) Mobile Banking
11 5 (0.71%) SWIFT
11 5 (0.71%) Clustering
11 5 (0.71%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 86 (12.16%) Windows
2 79 (11.17%) Linux
3 57 (8.06%) UNIX
4 24 (3.39%) Android
4 24 (3.39%) Solaris
5 13 (1.84%) Apple iOS
5 13 (1.84%) AIX
6 10 (1.41%) HPUX
7 9 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.99%) Oracle Linux
9 7 (0.99%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.71%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (17.11%) TOGAF
2 103 (14.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 82 (11.60%) Scrum
4 75 (10.61%) SOA
5 73 (10.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 66 (9.34%) Agile Software Development
7 61 (8.63%) MVC
7 61 (8.63%) TDD
8 60 (8.49%) E-Commerce
9 59 (8.35%) Business Intelligence
10 58 (8.20%) Analytics
11 56 (7.92%) Project Management
12 53 (7.50%) ITIL
13 51 (7.21%) Data Modelling
14 49 (6.93%) CRM
15 48 (6.79%) Zachman Framework
16 44 (6.22%) Information Architecture
17 41 (5.80%) Data Management
18 36 (5.09%) ETL
19 33 (4.67%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 145 (20.51%) Java
2 95 (13.44%) C#
3 84 (11.88%) SQL
4 72 (10.18%) JavaScript
5 27 (3.82%) PHP
6 19 (2.69%) Ruby
7 14 (1.98%) T-SQL
7 14 (1.98%) Python
8 10 (1.41%) Objective-C
8 10 (1.41%) C
9 9 (1.27%) VB
9 9 (1.27%) PowerShell
10 5 (0.71%) Shell Script
10 5 (0.71%) PL/SQL
11 4 (0.57%) Clojure
12 3 (0.42%) Perl
12 3 (0.42%) C++
13 1 (0.14%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.14%) PowerHouse
13 1 (0.14%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 44 (6.22%) Degree
2 18 (2.55%) Security Cleared
3 15 (2.12%) SC Cleared
4 13 (1.84%) CISSP
5 11 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (0.85%) CISM
7 5 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (0.71%) SAP Certification
8 4 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (0.57%) CCIE
8 4 (0.57%) CCNA
8 4 (0.57%) CISA
9 3 (0.42%) CRISC
9 3 (0.42%) CIMA
9 3 (0.42%) ACCA
9 3 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.42%) MCSE
9 3 (0.42%) ICAEW
9 3 (0.42%) CEH
10 2 (0.28%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.67%) QA
2 13 (1.84%) Data Quality
3 8 (1.13%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.42%) SLA
6 2 (0.28%) TickIT
7 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.14%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.14%) COBIT
System Software
1 49 (6.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (4.53%) Active Directory
3 15 (2.12%) vCloud
4 12 (1.70%) vSphere
4 12 (1.70%) Hyper-V
5 8 (1.13%) Xen
5 8 (1.13%) VMware ESX
5 8 (1.13%) Terminal Services
6 6 (0.85%) XenApp
7 5 (0.71%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.28%) NFS
9 2 (0.28%) SRDF
9 2 (0.28%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 16 (2.26%) Puppet
1 16 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.71%) Oracle EDQ
2 5 (0.71%) SCCM
3 4 (0.57%) SCOM
3 4 (0.57%) NetBackup
3 4 (0.57%) Ansible
4 3 (0.42%) ZABBIX
4 3 (0.42%) Munin
5 2 (0.28%) Cisco IPCC
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.28%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.28%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (0.14%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 125 (17.68%) Oracle
2 116 (16.41%) Microsoft
3 73 (10.33%) VMware
4 40 (5.66%) SAP
5 37 (5.23%) Cisco
6 34 (4.81%) IBM
6 34 (4.81%) Citrix
7 29 (4.10%) EMC
8 23 (3.25%) Adobe
9 22 (3.11%) HP
10 18 (2.55%) NetApp
11 17 (2.40%) JBoss
12 16 (2.26%) hybris
13 14 (1.98%) ATG
14 13 (1.84%) Rackspace
15 12 (1.70%) Google
15 12 (1.70%) JD Edwards
16 11 (1.56%) PeopleSoft
16 11 (1.56%) Omniture
17 9 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus.
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 20% BONUS 26 DAYS HOLIDAY!
Posted: 6 hours ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £75,000 to £99,000 per annum + bonus + Pension + Health etc
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + + Car Allowance + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: Bbonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 85,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: Salary negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £100000 - £140000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K basic + 5K Car Allow + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K basic + 5K Car Allow + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K basic + 5K Car Allow + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago