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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Architecture
Rank 596 613 596
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Architecture 33 46 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.074% 0.093% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.100% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 26 34 18
Average salary £102,500 £100,000 £92,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £75,000
10% offered a salary of more than £142,500 £135,000 £100,750
UK excluding London average salary £77,500 £74,500 £80,000
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -6.87%
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
41649 46201 43088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.55% 93.84% 93.97%
Number of salaries quoted 35125 38133 36385
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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 +34 9 £110,000 +37.50%
Head of Architecture
England

Head of Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 23 (40.35%) Enterprise Architecture
2 19 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 19 (33.33%) Degree
3 17 (29.82%) Finance
4 16 (28.07%) E-Commerce
5 13 (22.81%) Zachman Framework
6 12 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (15.79%) SOA
8 9 (15.79%) Retail
9 8 (14.04%) Java
10 7 (12.28%) .NET
10 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
10 7 (12.28%) User Experience
11 6 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (10.53%) SaaS
11 6 (10.53%) Web Services
12 5 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (8.77%) Marketing
13 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
13 4 (7.02%) Manufacturing
13 4 (7.02%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (7.02%) PaaS
13 4 (7.02%) Waterfall
13 4 (7.02%) Computer Science
13 4 (7.02%) Credit Risk
13 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (7.02%) Line Management
13 4 (7.02%) IaaS
14 3 (5.26%) Backbone.js

Head of Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 3 (5.26%) CMS
2 2 (3.51%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.51%) IIS
2 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.75%) Commerce Server
3 1 (1.75%) Drupal
3 1 (1.75%) Node.js
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Magento
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) SaaS
2 4 (7.02%) PaaS
2 4 (7.02%) IaaS
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.51%) Big Data
3 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.75%) MySQL
General
1 17 (29.82%) Finance
2 9 (15.79%) Retail
3 5 (8.77%) Marketing
4 4 (7.02%) Manufacturing
5 3 (5.26%) Banking
6 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.75%) Back Office
7 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.75%) Publishing
7 1 (1.75%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) .NET
2 6 (10.53%) Web Services
3 3 (5.26%) LAMP
3 3 (5.26%) J2EE
3 3 (5.26%) Symfony
3 3 (5.26%) jQuery
3 3 (5.26%) REST
3 3 (5.26%) Backbone.js
3 3 (5.26%) AngularJS
3 3 (5.26%) React
4 2 (3.51%) JSP
4 2 (3.51%) SOAP
4 2 (3.51%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.75%) JMS
5 1 (1.75%) Middleware
5 1 (1.75%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) User Experience
2 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.02%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.02%) Credit Risk
3 3 (5.26%) EMV
3 3 (5.26%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.51%) Open Source
5 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.75%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (40.35%) Enterprise Architecture
2 19 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 16 (28.07%) E-Commerce
4 13 (22.81%) Zachman Framework
5 12 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (15.79%) SOA
8 6 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (7.02%) Waterfall
10 4 (7.02%) Line Management
11 3 (5.26%) Data Architecture
11 3 (5.26%) MVC
12 2 (3.51%) ITIL
12 2 (3.51%) OO
12 2 (3.51%) Network Design
12 2 (3.51%) Data Analysis
12 2 (3.51%) Product Management
12 2 (3.51%) Security Architecture
12 2 (3.51%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.04%) Java
2 3 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.26%) PHP
2 3 (5.26%) Python
3 2 (3.51%) C
3 2 (3.51%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) CISSP
2 1 (1.75%) CISA
2 1 (1.75%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.75%) COBIT
3 1 (1.75%) HL7
Vendors
1 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.26%) Facebook
3 1 (1.75%) MuleSoft
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle
3 1 (1.75%) IBM
3 1 (1.75%) Adobe
3 1 (1.75%) TIBCO
3 1 (1.75%) webMethods
3 1 (1.75%) InterSystems
3 1 (1.75%) hybris
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Ministry of Justice
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