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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Architecture
Rank 600 594 585
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Architecture 24 21 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.058% 0.049% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.052% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 26
Average salary £110,000 £100,000 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,750 £75,000
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £130,000 £101,250
UK excluding London average salary £85,000 £70,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
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
38883 40117 42236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.84% 93.86% 94.38%
Number of salaries quoted 33115 32901 36375
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 January 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 23 January 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 +1 4 £80,000 -38.46% 2
Head of Architecture
England

Head of Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 29 (43.28%) Enterprise Architecture
2 27 (40.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 26 (38.81%) Finance
4 18 (26.87%) TOGAF
5 16 (23.88%) E-Commerce
6 15 (22.39%) Degree
7 13 (19.40%) Marketing
7 13 (19.40%) Zachman Framework
7 13 (19.40%) .NET
8 12 (17.91%) EMV
8 12 (17.91%) Credit Risk
9 11 (16.42%) Retail
10 10 (14.93%) Microsoft
11 8 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (11.94%) Banking
11 8 (11.94%) Technical Architecture
12 7 (10.45%) Service Delivery
12 7 (10.45%) Web Services
12 7 (10.45%) DevOps
12 7 (10.45%) Line Management
13 6 (8.96%) User Experience
13 6 (8.96%) SAP
13 6 (8.96%) Java
14 5 (7.46%) SOA
14 5 (7.46%) Telecoms
14 5 (7.46%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (7.46%) Analytics
15 4 (5.97%) Relational Database
15 4 (5.97%) MongoDB
15 4 (5.97%) REST

Head of Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (4.48%) Apache Solr
1 3 (4.48%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.99%) Node.js
2 2 (2.99%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.49%) IIS
3 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.49%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (5.97%) MySQL
1 4 (5.97%) MongoDB
1 4 (5.97%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.48%) Big Data
3 2 (2.99%) Redis
3 2 (2.99%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.99%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.49%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.49%) HBase
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.49%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 26 (38.81%) Finance
2 13 (19.40%) Marketing
3 11 (16.42%) Retail
4 8 (11.94%) Banking
5 5 (7.46%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.99%) Publishing
7 1 (1.49%) Games
7 1 (1.49%) Back Office
7 1 (1.49%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.40%) .NET
2 7 (10.45%) Web Services
3 4 (5.97%) REST
4 3 (4.48%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.99%) J2EE
5 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.99%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.49%) OSGi
6 1 (1.49%) ATL
6 1 (1.49%) JSP
6 1 (1.49%) SOAP
6 1 (1.49%) RESTful
6 1 (1.49%) Lucene
6 1 (1.49%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.91%) EMV
1 12 (17.91%) Credit Risk
2 6 (8.96%) User Experience
3 5 (7.46%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.99%) Open Source
5 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.49%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.49%) Social Media
6 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.49%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.99%) Linux
2 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.28%) Enterprise Architecture
2 27 (40.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (26.87%) TOGAF
4 16 (23.88%) E-Commerce
5 13 (19.40%) Zachman Framework
6 8 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (11.94%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (10.45%) DevOps
7 7 (10.45%) Line Management
7 7 (10.45%) Service Delivery
8 5 (7.46%) SOA
8 5 (7.46%) Analytics
9 3 (4.48%) Cyber Security
9 3 (4.48%) Coaching
9 3 (4.48%) Problem Management
9 3 (4.48%) Network Architecture
9 3 (4.48%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (4.48%) OO
10 2 (2.99%) Project Management
10 2 (2.99%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.96%) Java
2 3 (4.48%) C#
3 2 (2.99%) C++
3 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.49%) SQL
4 1 (1.49%) Python
4 1 (1.49%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (22.39%) Degree
2 3 (4.48%) SAP Certification
3 1 (1.49%) CISA
3 1 (1.49%) CISM
3 1 (1.49%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 10 (14.93%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.96%) SAP
3 3 (4.48%) Cisco
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle
4 2 (2.99%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.49%) Red Hat
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