The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Architecture
Rank 586 589 597
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Architecture 55 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.034% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.036% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 39 12 15
Average salary £105,000 £100,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £100,000 £75,000
10% offered a salary of more than £130,500 £109,000 £99,500
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 £82,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.85%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45106 41360 48787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.47% 93.63% 94.47%
Number of salaries quoted 37956 34763 42530
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Head of Architecture
England

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 11 July 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 11 July 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 +19 25 £107,500 +7.50% 2
Canary Wharf - 2 £120,000 -
Head of Architecture
England

Head of Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 38 (40.43%) Finance
2 24 (25.53%) Enterprise Architecture
3 20 (21.28%) Banking
4 17 (18.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (18.09%) Mobile App
5 16 (17.02%) Mobile Application Development
6 14 (14.89%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (12.77%) TOGAF
7 12 (12.77%) Oracle
8 11 (11.70%) Network Architecture
8 11 (11.70%) Analytics
9 10 (10.64%) E-Commerce
10 9 (9.57%) RDBMS
10 9 (9.57%) Risk Management
10 9 (9.57%) Service Delivery
10 9 (9.57%) Data Architecture
10 9 (9.57%) Relational Database
11 8 (8.51%) Business Continuity Planning
11 8 (8.51%) Network Management
11 8 (8.51%) NoSQL
11 8 (8.51%) Retail
11 8 (8.51%) Business Continuity
11 8 (8.51%) Resource Management
11 8 (8.51%) Change Management
11 8 (8.51%) BCP
11 8 (8.51%) OO
12 7 (7.45%) Cisco
12 7 (7.45%) SQL
12 7 (7.45%) Windows
12 7 (7.45%) Project Management

Head of Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 (6.38%) Apache Solr
1 6 (6.38%) OpenStack
1 6 (6.38%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (4.26%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.06%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.38%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.13%) SaaS
3 2 (2.13%) PaaS
4 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.38%) LAN
1 6 (6.38%) WAN
1 6 (6.38%) SAN
2 3 (3.19%) Internet
3 2 (2.13%) Firewall
3 2 (2.13%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.57%) RDBMS
1 9 (9.57%) Relational Database
2 8 (8.51%) NoSQL
3 6 (6.38%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (6.38%) MongoDB
3 6 (6.38%) MySQL
3 6 (6.38%) Oracle Database
3 6 (6.38%) Redis
3 6 (6.38%) Big Data
4 4 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (2.13%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.13%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Ant
1 2 (2.13%) Maven
1 2 (2.13%) Apache Ivy
General
1 38 (40.43%) Finance
2 20 (21.28%) Banking
3 8 (8.51%) Retail
4 7 (7.45%) Legal
5 4 (4.26%) Games
6 3 (3.19%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.06%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.06%) Back Office
7 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.38%) Ruby on Rails
1 6 (6.38%) REST
2 5 (5.32%) Middleware
3 4 (4.26%) Web Services
4 2 (2.13%) EJB 3.0
4 2 (2.13%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (2.13%) .NET
4 2 (2.13%) J2EE
4 2 (2.13%) EJB
4 2 (2.13%) JSP
4 2 (2.13%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.09%) Mobile App
2 14 (14.89%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (7.45%) Mobile Payment
4 4 (4.26%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.19%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.19%) SWIFT
6 2 (2.13%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.06%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.45%) Windows
2 3 (3.19%) Linux
2 3 (3.19%) Windows 7
2 3 (3.19%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (2.13%) UNIX
3 2 (2.13%) Solaris
4 1 (1.06%) Android
4 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.53%) Enterprise Architecture
2 17 (18.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (17.02%) Mobile Application Development
4 12 (12.77%) TOGAF
5 11 (11.70%) Analytics
5 11 (11.70%) Network Architecture
6 10 (10.64%) E-Commerce
7 9 (9.57%) Service Delivery
7 9 (9.57%) Risk Management
7 9 (9.57%) Data Architecture
8 8 (8.51%) Resource Management
8 8 (8.51%) Network Management
8 8 (8.51%) Business Continuity Planning
8 8 (8.51%) Change Management
8 8 (8.51%) Business Continuity
8 8 (8.51%) OO
8 8 (8.51%) BCP
9 7 (7.45%) Project Management
9 7 (7.45%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (7.45%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.45%) SQL
2 5 (5.32%) Java
3 3 (3.19%) C#
3 3 (3.19%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (7.45%) Degree
2 4 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.19%) FATCA
2 2 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.38%) Active Directory
1 6 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.13%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 12 (12.77%) Oracle
2 7 (7.45%) Cisco
2 7 (7.45%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.45%) Citrix
3 6 (6.38%) VMware
3 6 (6.38%) Rackspace
4 2 (2.13%) Sun
5 1 (1.06%) IBM
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £75,000 to £99,000 per annum + bonus + Pension + Health etc
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum plus 30 % bonus etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £70000 to £90000 per annum - plus bonus pension helathcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Richmond, London
notonthehighstreet.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Creation Recruitment
Posted: 24 days ago