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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Architect
Rank 577 523 478
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 306 340 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.33% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.35% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 251 293 357
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 £55,600 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £100,000 £89,100
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101620 95984 106229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.25% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 83829 80449 91820
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 £26,500 £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 22 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 22 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 -86 171 £82,500 -2.94% 14
South East +8 43 £70,000 +18.64% 9
East of England -7 33 £65,000 -7.14% 3
Yorkshire -23 27 £68,750 +52.77% 1
West Midlands +12 17 £70,000 - 2
North West +4 6 £67,500 -
South West -21 6 £53,500 +2.88% 2
East Midlands -7 3 £80,000 +45.45%
North East -3 2 £57,500 - 1
Lead Architect
UK

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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 (30.40%) Finance
2 117 (18.72%) Java
3 116 (18.56%) .NET
4 111 (17.76%) Oracle
5 107 (17.12%) Banking
6 102 (16.32%) Microsoft
7 88 (14.08%) HTML
8 83 (13.28%) TOGAF
9 81 (12.96%) C#
10 76 (12.16%) SQL
11 73 (11.68%) SQL Server
12 72 (11.52%) Linux
13 68 (10.88%) Windows
14 67 (10.72%) SOA
15 64 (10.24%) Enterprise Architecture
16 63 (10.08%) Stakeholder Management
17 62 (9.92%) Middleware
18 60 (9.60%) JavaScript
19 56 (8.96%) TDD
20 52 (8.32%) Retail
21 51 (8.16%) Scrum
21 51 (8.16%) MVC
22 50 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
23 48 (7.68%) CSS
24 45 (7.20%) SAN
24 45 (7.20%) Agile Software Development
25 44 (7.04%) VMware
26 43 (6.88%) UNIX
27 42 (6.72%) Zachman Framework
28 40 (6.40%) Telecoms

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 32 (5.12%) WebSphere
2 29 (4.64%) Apache
3 28 (4.48%) Node.js
4 26 (4.16%) Tomcat
5 25 (4.00%) SharePoint
6 24 (3.84%) IIS
7 15 (2.40%) WebLogic
7 15 (2.40%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 15 (2.40%) Oracle Coherence
8 11 (1.76%) CMS
9 9 (1.44%) Drupal
10 8 (1.28%) MS Exchange
11 7 (1.12%) Lync
12 5 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (0.80%) Adobe CQ
12 5 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.80%) Apache Solr
13 4 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.64%) LiveCycle
13 4 (0.64%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 38 (6.08%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.12%) MS Office
3 5 (0.80%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.80%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (0.32%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.32%) InDesign
5 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.16%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 15 (2.40%) RMDS
2 12 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (1.12%) Oracle SCM
5 6 (0.96%) Oracle ERP
5 6 (0.96%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.64%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.48%) Oracle Retail
8 2 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.32%) Magento
8 2 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.32%) SAP PP
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle CRM
9 1 (0.16%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.16%) SAP SD
9 1 (0.16%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.16%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (0.96%) SaaS
3 3 (0.48%) IaaS
3 3 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.32%) PaaS
4 2 (0.32%) GitHub
4 2 (0.32%) Office 365
4 2 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 45 (7.20%) SAN
2 37 (5.92%) WAN
3 33 (5.28%) LAN
4 27 (4.32%) NAS
5 23 (3.68%) Internet
6 19 (3.04%) Firewall
6 19 (3.04%) HTTP
6 19 (3.04%) Unified Communications
7 14 (2.24%) Multicast
7 14 (2.24%) FCoE
7 14 (2.24%) Fibre Channel
8 6 (0.96%) Network Security
8 6 (0.96%) TCP/IP
8 6 (0.96%) DNS
9 5 (0.80%) 3G
10 4 (0.64%) NetScaler
10 4 (0.64%) Broadband
10 4 (0.64%) MPLS
10 4 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.48%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (11.68%) SQL Server
2 37 (5.92%) Data Warehouse
3 28 (4.48%) Hadoop
4 21 (3.36%) Oracle Database
4 21 (3.36%) Big Data
5 19 (3.04%) MySQL
6 18 (2.88%) NoSQL
7 16 (2.56%) HBase
8 15 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (2.40%) MongoDB
9 14 (2.24%) Relational Database
9 14 (2.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
11 10 (1.60%) Redis
11 10 (1.60%) Oracle BI EE
12 8 (1.28%) Oracle ODI
12 8 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
13 7 (1.12%) DB2
14 6 (0.96%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 26 (4.16%) Visual Studio
2 14 (2.24%) Selenium
3 10 (1.60%) Eclipse
4 9 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (1.44%) Mockito
5 6 (0.96%) Axure RP
5 6 (0.96%) Git (software)
6 5 (0.80%) Ant
6 5 (0.80%) Maven
6 5 (0.80%) Subversion
7 4 (0.64%) PhoneGap
7 4 (0.64%) JIRA
7 4 (0.64%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (0.48%) JUnit
8 3 (0.48%) LSMW
8 3 (0.48%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.48%) JBehave
9 2 (0.32%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 2 (0.32%) Apache Ivy
9 2 (0.32%) ERwin
General
1 190 (30.40%) Finance
2 107 (17.12%) Banking
3 52 (8.32%) Retail
4 40 (6.40%) Telecoms
5 30 (4.80%) Investment Banking
6 24 (3.84%) Marketing
7 23 (3.68%) Back Office
8 16 (2.56%) Games
8 16 (2.56%) Advertising
9 14 (2.24%) Manufacturing
10 13 (2.08%) Corporate Banking
11 9 (1.44%) Publishing
11 9 (1.44%) Front Office
11 9 (1.44%) International Banking
12 8 (1.28%) Law
13 5 (0.80%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.64%) Electronics
15 2 (0.32%) French Language
15 2 (0.32%) German Language
15 2 (0.32%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (18.56%) .NET
2 88 (14.08%) HTML
3 62 (9.92%) Middleware
4 48 (7.68%) CSS
5 39 (6.24%) Web Services
5 39 (6.24%) XML
6 35 (5.60%) ASP.NET
7 33 (5.28%) HTML5
8 30 (4.80%) Spring
9 25 (4.00%) jQuery
10 24 (3.84%) Java EE
11 22 (3.52%) J2EE
11 22 (3.52%) WCF
12 21 (3.36%) SOAP
13 19 (3.04%) XSLT
13 19 (3.04%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (2.72%) Oracle Fusion
14 17 (2.72%) .NET Framework
14 17 (2.72%) LAMP
15 15 (2.40%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 28 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (3.20%) Management Information System
3 13 (2.08%) Open Source
3 13 (2.08%) Hedge funds
4 11 (1.76%) Computer Science
5 10 (1.60%) Xbox
5 10 (1.60%) Derivative
6 9 (1.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 8 (1.28%) Enterprise Storage
7 8 (1.28%) Credit Risk
8 7 (1.12%) Mainframe
8 7 (1.12%) Reference Data
8 7 (1.12%) Mobile App
9 5 (0.80%) EMV
9 5 (0.80%) N-Tier
10 4 (0.64%) Digital Media
10 4 (0.64%) Economics
10 4 (0.64%) Smartphone
10 4 (0.64%) DTV
11 3 (0.48%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 72 (11.52%) Linux
2 68 (10.88%) Windows
3 43 (6.88%) UNIX
4 31 (4.96%) Solaris
5 20 (3.20%) Android
6 10 (1.60%) Oracle Linux
7 7 (1.12%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.96%) AIX
9 5 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.64%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.64%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.64%) HPUX
10 4 (0.64%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (13.28%) TOGAF
2 67 (10.72%) SOA
3 64 (10.24%) Enterprise Architecture
4 63 (10.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 56 (8.96%) TDD
6 51 (8.16%) Scrum
6 51 (8.16%) MVC
7 50 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
8 45 (7.20%) Agile Software Development
9 42 (6.72%) Zachman Framework
10 39 (6.24%) E-Commerce
11 37 (5.92%) Project Management
12 36 (5.76%) Data Modelling
13 32 (5.12%) Technical Architecture
14 31 (4.96%) CRM
15 29 (4.64%) ITIL
16 28 (4.48%) UML
16 28 (4.48%) Information Security
17 25 (4.00%) Analytics
18 24 (3.84%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 117 (18.72%) Java
2 81 (12.96%) C#
3 76 (12.16%) SQL
4 60 (9.60%) JavaScript
5 19 (3.04%) PHP
6 14 (2.24%) Ruby
7 10 (1.60%) Objective-C
8 7 (1.12%) C++
9 6 (0.96%) C
10 5 (0.80%) PL/SQL
10 5 (0.80%) T-SQL
10 5 (0.80%) VB.NET
10 5 (0.80%) Clojure
11 4 (0.64%) Python
12 3 (0.48%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.48%) ABAP
13 1 (0.16%) VBA
13 1 (0.16%) Perl
13 1 (0.16%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.16%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 37 (5.92%) Degree
2 24 (3.84%) Security Cleared
3 19 (3.04%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.28%) CISSP
4 8 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.64%) MCSE
6 2 (0.32%) Chartered Engineer
6 2 (0.32%) MBCS
6 2 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.32%) ISEB
6 2 (0.32%) CISM
7 1 (0.16%) MBA
7 1 (0.16%) CISA
7 1 (0.16%) SSCP
7 1 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.16%) RHCE
7 1 (0.16%) CCIE
7 1 (0.16%) PhD
7 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.16%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.84%) QA
2 6 (0.96%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.32%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.32%) TickIT
4 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (0.16%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.16%) COBIT
4 1 (0.16%) JSP 440
System Software
1 34 (5.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (3.84%) Active Directory
3 15 (2.40%) Oracle RAC
4 14 (2.24%) SRDF
4 14 (2.24%) NFS
5 11 (1.76%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.64%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.48%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.32%) vSphere
8 2 (0.32%) PowerHA
8 2 (0.32%) XenApp
8 2 (0.32%) Xen
8 2 (0.32%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (1.76%) Puppet
2 10 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.64%) AppDNA
4 3 (0.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (0.48%) SCCM
5 2 (0.32%) SCOM
5 2 (0.32%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (0.16%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.16%) MOM
6 1 (0.16%) Ansible
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle EDQ
6 1 (0.16%) Salt
6 1 (0.16%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 111 (17.76%) Oracle
2 102 (16.32%) Microsoft
3 44 (7.04%) VMware
4 37 (5.92%) Cisco
4 37 (5.92%) IBM
5 33 (5.28%) Citrix
6 26 (4.16%) EMC
7 25 (4.00%) NetApp
8 21 (3.36%) SAP
9 16 (2.56%) Rackspace
9 16 (2.56%) TIBCO
9 16 (2.56%) Sybase
10 15 (2.40%) DataSynapse
10 15 (2.40%) 29West
11 14 (2.24%) Adobe
11 14 (2.24%) Intel
11 14 (2.24%) JBoss
12 13 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
13 9 (1.44%) HP
13 9 (1.44%) Sencha
Fleet, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 25 days
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 19 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
FGS Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: Up to £77,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £50960 - £72800 per annum + Exc.Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Durham, County Durham
networx
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £50960 - £72800 per annum + Exc. Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computer Network Defence
Salary: Salary: Competitive (plus benefits)
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £70000 to £100000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
JPS Selection
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Milton Keynes
The People Network
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago