The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Architecture role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of Architecture in their job title over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Architecture
Rank 584 590 597
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Architecture 43 27 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.095% 0.060% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.064% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 33 21 27
Average salary £100,000 £100,000 £87,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £72,500 £75,000
10% offered a salary of more than £115,000 £155,000 £102,000
UK excluding London average salary £85,000 £76,250 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+11.47% +8.92%
Head of Architecture
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 London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42532 42025 45310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.70% 93.89% 94.46%
Number of salaries quoted 35746 35385 39032
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Head of Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Head of Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in London

Head of Architecture
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Architecture across the London region.

Head of Architecture Salary Trend in London

Head of Architecture
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Architecture across the London region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Head of Architecture Salary Histogram in London

Head of Architecture
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Architecture within the London region over the 3 months to 23 October 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
City of London +17 7 £107,500 +4.87% 1
Bromley - 1 £95,000 -
Harrow - 1 - -
Head of Architecture
England

Head of Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Head of Architecture 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 Head of Architecture in their job title.

1 37 (40.22%) Finance
2 29 (31.52%) Enterprise Architecture
3 24 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (18.48%) Mobile App
5 16 (17.39%) TOGAF
6 15 (16.30%) E-Commerce
6 15 (16.30%) Mobile Application Development
7 13 (14.13%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (14.13%) Banking
8 12 (13.04%) Degree
9 11 (11.96%) Retail
10 10 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (10.87%) Zachman Framework
10 10 (10.87%) Analytics
11 9 (9.78%) Marketing
11 9 (9.78%) Credit Risk
11 9 (9.78%) .NET
11 9 (9.78%) EMV
12 8 (8.70%) Service Delivery
12 8 (8.70%) Data Architecture
12 8 (8.70%) Big Data
12 8 (8.70%) DevOps
13 7 (7.61%) Line Management
13 7 (7.61%) User Experience
13 7 (7.61%) Technical Architecture
13 7 (7.61%) Microsoft
14 6 (6.52%) MySQL
14 6 (6.52%) Oracle
14 6 (6.52%) Web Services
14 6 (6.52%) SAP

Head of Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Head of Architecture 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 Head of Architecture in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.52%) Apache Solr
1 6 (6.52%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (5.43%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.09%) Node.js
3 1 (1.09%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.43%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.17%) SAN
1 2 (2.17%) Firewall
1 2 (2.17%) NAS
2 1 (1.09%) LAN
2 1 (1.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.70%) Big Data
2 6 (6.52%) MySQL
2 6 (6.52%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.43%) MongoDB
3 5 (5.43%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.43%) Redis
3 5 (5.43%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (5.43%) RDBMS
4 4 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.35%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.26%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (2.17%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.09%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.09%) HBase
7 1 (1.09%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Eclipse RCP
1 1 (1.09%) Eclipse
General
1 37 (40.22%) Finance
2 13 (14.13%) Banking
3 11 (11.96%) Retail
4 9 (9.78%) Marketing
5 5 (5.43%) Games
6 4 (4.35%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.17%) Legal
8 1 (1.09%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.09%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.78%) .NET
2 6 (6.52%) Web Services
3 5 (5.43%) REST
3 5 (5.43%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (3.26%) Middleware
5 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.17%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (2.17%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (1.09%) OSGi
6 1 (1.09%) RESTful
6 1 (1.09%) Lucene
6 1 (1.09%) Spring
6 1 (1.09%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.48%) Mobile App
2 13 (14.13%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (9.78%) Credit Risk
3 9 (9.78%) EMV
4 7 (7.61%) User Experience
5 6 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (5.43%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.26%) Open Source
7 3 (3.26%) Mathematics
8 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.17%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (1.09%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (1.09%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (1.09%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.52%) Linux
2 2 (2.17%) UNIX
2 2 (2.17%) Windows
2 2 (2.17%) Solaris
2 2 (2.17%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.17%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (31.52%) Enterprise Architecture
2 24 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (17.39%) TOGAF
4 15 (16.30%) E-Commerce
4 15 (16.30%) Mobile Application Development
5 10 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (10.87%) Zachman Framework
5 10 (10.87%) Analytics
6 8 (8.70%) Service Delivery
6 8 (8.70%) Data Architecture
6 8 (8.70%) DevOps
7 7 (7.61%) Line Management
7 7 (7.61%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (6.52%) Risk Management
9 5 (5.43%) Dependency Management
9 5 (5.43%) Cyber Security
9 5 (5.43%) Network Architecture
9 5 (5.43%) Problem Management
9 5 (5.43%) Electronic Design Automation
9 5 (5.43%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.43%) Java
2 4 (4.35%) C#
3 2 (2.17%) C++
3 2 (2.17%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.17%) SQL
4 1 (1.09%) R
4 1 (1.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (13.04%) Degree
2 3 (3.26%) SAP Certification
3 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (2.17%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.17%) VMware ESX
1 2 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (7.61%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.52%) Oracle
2 6 (6.52%) SAP
3 5 (5.43%) Rackspace
3 5 (5.43%) Cisco
4 2 (2.17%) Sun
4 2 (2.17%) VMware
5 1 (1.09%) Red Hat
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