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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Architecture
Rank 595 575 602
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Architecture 33 54 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.074% 0.11% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.12% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 27 34 22
Average salary £100,000 £97,500 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
UK excluding London average salary £72,750 £87,500 £77,500
% change year-on-year
-16.85% +12.90%
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
41652 44041 41257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.51% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35598 36801 34617
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +14 3 £120,000 +50.00%
Croydon - 1 £95,000 -
Hounslow - 1 £70,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 - -
Head of Architecture
England

Head of Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 37 (56.06%) Enterprise Architecture
2 18 (27.27%) TOGAF
3 16 (24.24%) Finance
3 16 (24.24%) E-Commerce
4 15 (22.73%) Degree
5 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
5 12 (18.18%) SaaS
6 11 (16.67%) SOA
7 10 (15.15%) Zachman Framework
8 9 (13.64%) Web Services
8 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
9 8 (12.12%) Management Information System
9 8 (12.12%) .NET
10 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (9.09%) MVC
11 6 (9.09%) Retail
11 6 (9.09%) Scrum
11 6 (9.09%) Information Architecture
11 6 (9.09%) Computer Science
12 5 (7.58%) PaaS
12 5 (7.58%) Waterfall
12 5 (7.58%) Java
12 5 (7.58%) IaaS
13 4 (6.06%) Business Transformation
13 4 (6.06%) Line Management
13 4 (6.06%) User Experience
13 4 (6.06%) PHP
13 4 (6.06%) UML
13 4 (6.06%) Manufacturing

Head of Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (4.55%) CMS
2 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.52%) Commerce Server
3 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.52%) IIS
3 1 (1.52%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.18%) SaaS
2 5 (7.58%) PaaS
2 5 (7.58%) IaaS
3 3 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) WAN
1 2 (3.03%) LAN
2 1 (1.52%) UMTS
2 1 (1.52%) VoIP
2 1 (1.52%) GSM
2 1 (1.52%) VPN
2 1 (1.52%) SAN
2 1 (1.52%) 3G
2 1 (1.52%) MPLS
2 1 (1.52%) 2G
2 1 (1.52%) Network Security
2 1 (1.52%) LTE
2 1 (1.52%) NAS
2 1 (1.52%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.52%) 4G
2 1 (1.52%) MVNO
2 1 (1.52%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) RDBMS
1 3 (4.55%) Big Data
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database
1 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.03%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (1.52%) MySQL
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.52%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Ant
1 2 (3.03%) Maven
1 2 (3.03%) Gradle
1 2 (3.03%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 16 (24.24%) Finance
2 6 (9.09%) Retail
3 4 (6.06%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.03%) Games
5 2 (3.03%) Banking
6 1 (1.52%) Legal
6 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.64%) Web Services
2 8 (12.12%) .NET
3 3 (4.55%) J2EE
3 3 (4.55%) Middleware
3 3 (4.55%) LAMP
3 3 (4.55%) Backbone.js
3 3 (4.55%) AngularJS
3 3 (4.55%) React
3 3 (4.55%) Symfony
3 3 (4.55%) jQuery
4 2 (3.03%) EJB 3.0
4 2 (3.03%) REST
4 2 (3.03%) Hibernate
4 2 (3.03%) Spring
4 2 (3.03%) EJB
4 2 (3.03%) JSP
4 2 (3.03%) Servlets
4 2 (3.03%) SOAP
5 1 (1.52%) Struts
5 1 (1.52%) iBATIS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Management Information System
2 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.06%) User Experience
5 2 (3.03%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.52%) Handset
6 1 (1.52%) Telematics
6 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.52%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.03%) UNIX
2 1 (1.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (56.06%) Enterprise Architecture
2 18 (27.27%) TOGAF
3 16 (24.24%) E-Commerce
4 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
5 11 (16.67%) SOA
6 10 (15.15%) Zachman Framework
7 6 (9.09%) Information Architecture
7 6 (9.09%) MVC
7 6 (9.09%) Scrum
8 5 (7.58%) Waterfall
9 4 (6.06%) Business Transformation
9 4 (6.06%) Line Management
9 4 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (6.06%) UML
10 3 (4.55%) ITIL
10 3 (4.55%) OO
10 3 (4.55%) Data Architecture
11 2 (3.03%) Open Source
11 2 (3.03%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.58%) Java
2 4 (6.06%) PHP
3 3 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.55%) Python
4 2 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (22.73%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) CCSP
2 1 (1.52%) ISEB
2 1 (1.52%) CISSP
2 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.52%) CISM
2 1 (1.52%) ISSAP
2 1 (1.52%) ISSEP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) QA
2 2 (3.03%) COBIT
3 1 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.52%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle
2 3 (4.55%) Facebook
3 2 (3.03%) IBM
4 1 (1.52%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.52%) Citrix
4 1 (1.52%) VMware
4 1 (1.52%) hybris
London
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Salary: Package and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Hanger Lane, West London
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Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago