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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Architecture
Rank 581 615 583
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Architecture 31 21 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.070% 0.046% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.049% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 38
Average salary £110,000 £100,000 £87,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £85,500 £72,500 £75,000
10% offered a salary of more than £119,000 £146,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £85,000 £72,500 £72,500
% change year-on-year
+17.24% -
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
41569 42658 45211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.86% 93.95% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 35452 35096 39095
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 £75,500 £75,000 £79,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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
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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 +32 3 £100,000 -23.07% 1
Head of Architecture
England

Head of Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 31 (39.24%) Enterprise Architecture
2 29 (36.71%) Finance
3 27 (34.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (24.05%) E-Commerce
5 18 (22.78%) TOGAF
6 14 (17.72%) Retail
7 13 (16.46%) Marketing
7 13 (16.46%) Zachman Framework
7 13 (16.46%) Degree
8 12 (15.19%) EMV
8 12 (15.19%) Credit Risk
8 12 (15.19%) .NET
8 12 (15.19%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (12.66%) Microsoft
10 9 (11.39%) DevOps
10 9 (11.39%) Mobile App
11 8 (10.13%) Web Services
11 8 (10.13%) Mobile Application Development
11 8 (10.13%) Technical Architecture
11 8 (10.13%) Banking
12 7 (8.86%) Service Delivery
12 7 (8.86%) User Experience
13 6 (7.59%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (7.59%) REST
13 6 (7.59%) Line Management
13 6 (7.59%) Java
13 6 (7.59%) MySQL
13 6 (7.59%) SAP
13 6 (7.59%) MongoDB
13 6 (7.59%) Relational Database

Head of Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (6.33%) Apache Solr
1 5 (6.33%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (5.06%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.53%) Node.js
4 1 (1.27%) IIS
4 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.27%) SAS
4 1 (1.27%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.59%) MySQL
1 6 (7.59%) MongoDB
1 6 (7.59%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.06%) NoSQL
2 4 (5.06%) Redis
2 4 (5.06%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.06%) RDBMS
2 4 (5.06%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.80%) Big Data
3 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.27%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.27%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 29 (36.71%) Finance
2 14 (17.72%) Retail
3 13 (16.46%) Marketing
4 8 (10.13%) Banking
5 4 (5.06%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.53%) Publishing
7 1 (1.27%) Games
7 1 (1.27%) Back Office
7 1 (1.27%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.19%) .NET
2 8 (10.13%) Web Services
3 6 (7.59%) REST
4 4 (5.06%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (3.80%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.53%) J2EE
6 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.27%) OSGi
7 1 (1.27%) ATL
7 1 (1.27%) JSP
7 1 (1.27%) SOAP
7 1 (1.27%) RESTful
7 1 (1.27%) Lucene
7 1 (1.27%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.19%) EMV
1 12 (15.19%) Credit Risk
2 9 (11.39%) Mobile App
3 7 (8.86%) User Experience
4 6 (7.59%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.80%) Open Source
6 3 (3.80%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.27%) Taxonomies
8 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.27%) Social Media
8 1 (1.27%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.06%) Linux
2 2 (2.53%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (39.24%) Enterprise Architecture
2 27 (34.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (24.05%) E-Commerce
4 18 (22.78%) TOGAF
5 13 (16.46%) Zachman Framework
6 12 (15.19%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (11.39%) DevOps
8 8 (10.13%) Mobile Application Development
8 8 (10.13%) Technical Architecture
9 7 (8.86%) Service Delivery
10 6 (7.59%) Line Management
11 5 (6.33%) Analytics
11 5 (6.33%) Problem Management
11 5 (6.33%) SOA
12 4 (5.06%) OOP
12 4 (5.06%) OO
12 4 (5.06%) Electronic Design Automation
12 4 (5.06%) Network Architecture
12 4 (5.06%) Cyber Security
12 4 (5.06%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.59%) Java
2 4 (5.06%) C#
3 3 (3.80%) C++
4 2 (2.53%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.53%) SQL
5 1 (1.27%) Python
5 1 (1.27%) R
5 1 (1.27%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (16.46%) Degree
2 3 (3.80%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 10 (12.66%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.59%) SAP
3 4 (5.06%) Cisco
3 4 (5.06%) Oracle
3 4 (5.06%) Rackspace
4 2 (2.53%) Sun
5 1 (1.27%) Red Hat
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