The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Technical Architect
Rank 841 831 845
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Technical Architect 31 22 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.022% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.023% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 33
Average salary £63,250 £64,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% -5.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £53,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £66,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +4.16%
Lead Technical 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
100964 94057 104141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.25% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82543 79050 89527
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Lead Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lead Technical Architect in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Lead Technical Architect
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Technical Architect across the England region.

Lead Technical Architect Salary Trend in England

Lead Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Technical Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Lead Technical Architect Salary Histogram in England

Lead Technical 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 Technical Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 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 -26 11 £62,500 -2.34%
East of England - 10 £66,000 -
Yorkshire - 5 - -
North West - 3 £55,000 -
South West -27 2 £66,000 +55.29%
Lead Technical Architect
UK

Lead Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Lead Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title.

1 32 (45.71%) .NET
2 31 (44.29%) Microsoft
3 19 (27.14%) HTML
3 19 (27.14%) Mentoring
4 17 (24.29%) HTML5
4 17 (24.29%) Java
4 17 (24.29%) MVC
4 17 (24.29%) Finance
5 16 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (21.43%) C#
7 14 (20.00%) Visual Studio
7 14 (20.00%) CSS
7 14 (20.00%) Windows
8 13 (18.57%) OO
8 13 (18.57%) JavaScript
8 13 (18.57%) WAN
8 13 (18.57%) SAN
9 12 (17.14%) Citrix
9 12 (17.14%) Web Services
9 12 (17.14%) Technical Architecture
9 12 (17.14%) LAN
9 12 (17.14%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (17.14%) User Experience
10 11 (15.71%) Business Transformation
10 11 (15.71%) Project Planning
11 10 (14.29%) SQL
11 10 (14.29%) Sencha
11 10 (14.29%) Ext JS
12 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
12 9 (12.86%) TDD

Lead Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Lead Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.57%) Drupal
1 6 (8.57%) Node.js
2 5 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.71%) LiveCycle
3 4 (5.71%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (2.86%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.43%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.43%) IIS
5 1 (1.43%) Apache
5 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.57%) WAN
1 13 (18.57%) SAN
2 12 (17.14%) LAN
3 2 (2.86%) MPLS
3 2 (2.86%) Firewall
4 1 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.43%) Network Security
4 1 (1.43%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.43%) NAS
4 1 (1.43%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.43%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (1.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.43%) MySQL
4 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.86%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.43%) Selenium
4 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.43%) Mockito
General
1 17 (24.29%) Finance
2 8 (11.43%) Front Office
3 5 (7.14%) Banking
4 2 (2.86%) Advertising
5 1 (1.43%) Games
5 1 (1.43%) Retail
5 1 (1.43%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.43%) French Language
5 1 (1.43%) German Language
5 1 (1.43%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (45.71%) .NET
2 19 (27.14%) HTML
3 17 (24.29%) HTML5
4 14 (20.00%) CSS
5 12 (17.14%) Web Services
6 10 (14.29%) Ext JS
7 7 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (10.00%) ASP.NET
8 6 (8.57%) SOAP
8 6 (8.57%) LAMP
8 6 (8.57%) Symfony
8 6 (8.57%) CakePHP
9 5 (7.14%) .NET Framework
9 5 (7.14%) WCF
9 5 (7.14%) Silverlight
10 3 (4.29%) Spring
10 3 (4.29%) .NET Remoting
10 3 (4.29%) J2EE
10 3 (4.29%) XML
11 2 (2.86%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.14%) User Experience
2 7 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (7.14%) Xbox
4 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.86%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.43%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.43%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.43%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.00%) Windows
2 7 (10.00%) Linux
3 6 (8.57%) Android
4 4 (5.71%) UNIX
5 3 (4.29%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.86%) AIX
7 1 (1.43%) Solaris
7 1 (1.43%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.14%) Mentoring
2 17 (24.29%) MVC
3 16 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (18.57%) OO
5 12 (17.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (17.14%) Technical Architecture
6 11 (15.71%) Business Transformation
6 11 (15.71%) Project Planning
7 9 (12.86%) TDD
8 8 (11.43%) Performance Testing
8 8 (11.43%) SOA
9 6 (8.57%) Migration
9 6 (8.57%) TOGAF
9 6 (8.57%) OO PHP
10 5 (7.14%) Software Deployment
10 5 (7.14%) Scrum
10 5 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
11 4 (5.71%) Project Management
12 3 (4.29%) Quality Management
12 3 (4.29%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 17 (24.29%) Java
2 15 (21.43%) C#
3 13 (18.57%) JavaScript
4 10 (14.29%) SQL
5 7 (10.00%) PHP
6 5 (7.14%) Objective-C
7 4 (5.71%) C
7 4 (5.71%) C++
8 3 (4.29%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.43%) MCSA
1 1 (1.43%) CCNP
1 1 (1.43%) CCDP
1 1 (1.43%) ISEB
1 1 (1.43%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
1 1 (1.43%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.43%) XenApp
3 1 (1.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) OpenView
1 1 (1.43%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 31 (44.29%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.14%) Citrix
3 10 (14.29%) Sencha
4 8 (11.43%) Oracle
5 6 (8.57%) Zend
5 6 (8.57%) Rackspace
6 4 (5.71%) Adobe
7 3 (4.29%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.86%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.86%) VMware
8 2 (2.86%) Cisco
9 1 (1.43%) IBM
9 1 (1.43%) JBoss
9 1 (1.43%) EMC
9 1 (1.43%) BMC
9 1 (1.43%) NetApp
9 1 (1.43%) F5
9 1 (1.43%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.43%) Websense
9 1 (1.43%) Meraki