The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Architect
Rank 149 122 -
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 1 25 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.042% 1.07% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 1.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 19 0
Average salary £70,000 £75,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £66,758 £69,250 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-3.59% -1.07%
Lead Architect
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2269 2272 1926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.19% 97.09% 95.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1957 1869 1579
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Lead Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Lead Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Lead Architect
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Lead Architect Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Lead Architect
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Business Transformation
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Server Building
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Business Transformation
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Server Building
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft