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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Architecture
Rank 615 636 634
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Architecture 36 23 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.088% 0.055% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.058% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 32 21 18
Average salary £120,000 £90,000 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £75,000 £94,000
10% offered a salary of more than £137,250 £120,000 £130,000
UK excluding London average salary £85,000 £85,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
- +21.42%
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
39184 39901 41305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.68% 95.77% 95.69%
Number of salaries quoted 33782 33821 33803
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 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 +66 8 £100,000 +33.33% 1
Head of Architecture
England

Head of Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 36 (40.91%) Enterprise Architecture
2 28 (31.82%) Retail
3 19 (21.59%) Management Information System
4 18 (20.45%) TOGAF
5 17 (19.32%) SOA
6 16 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (18.18%) Degree
7 15 (17.05%) Finance
8 14 (15.91%) Oracle
8 14 (15.91%) E-Commerce
8 14 (15.91%) ERP
8 14 (15.91%) Line Management
9 13 (14.77%) Computer Science
10 12 (13.64%) Data Centre
10 12 (13.64%) CRM
10 12 (13.64%) Telecoms
10 12 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
11 11 (12.50%) IPTV
11 11 (12.50%) Billing
11 11 (12.50%) Data Management
11 11 (12.50%) Over-the-Top Content
12 9 (10.23%) Data Architecture
12 9 (10.23%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (9.09%) Banking
13 8 (9.09%) Marketing
13 8 (9.09%) Target Operating Model
13 8 (9.09%) Big Data
13 8 (9.09%) Business Transformation

Head of Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (3.41%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.68%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.68%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.09%) Big Data
1 8 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.55%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.41%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.27%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.27%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.27%) Ant
2 2 (2.27%) Apache Ivy
2 2 (2.27%) Gradle
2 2 (2.27%) Maven
General
1 28 (31.82%) Retail
2 15 (17.05%) Finance
3 12 (13.64%) Telecoms
4 11 (12.50%) Billing
5 8 (9.09%) Banking
5 8 (9.09%) Marketing
6 5 (5.68%) Retail Banking
7 3 (3.41%) Law
7 3 (3.41%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.14%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (1.14%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.27%) EJB
1 2 (2.27%) EJB 3.0
1 2 (2.27%) J2EE
1 2 (2.27%) JSP
1 2 (2.27%) Middleware
1 2 (2.27%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.59%) Management Information System
2 13 (14.77%) Computer Science
3 12 (13.64%) Data Centre
4 11 (12.50%) IPTV
4 11 (12.50%) Over-the-Top Content
5 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.68%) Social Media
5 5 (5.68%) Visualisation
6 4 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (4.55%) Mobile App
6 4 (4.55%) Performance Metrics
6 4 (4.55%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.14%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.14%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.91%) Enterprise Architecture
2 18 (20.45%) TOGAF
3 17 (19.32%) SOA
4 16 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (15.91%) E-Commerce
5 14 (15.91%) ERP
5 14 (15.91%) Line Management
6 12 (13.64%) CRM
6 12 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
7 11 (12.50%) Data Management
8 9 (10.23%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (10.23%) Data Architecture
9 8 (9.09%) Business Transformation
9 8 (9.09%) Target Operating Model
10 7 (7.95%) Process Architecture
11 6 (6.82%) Data Modelling
11 6 (6.82%) Logical Data Model
11 6 (6.82%) Scrum
11 6 (6.82%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.55%) C#
1 4 (4.55%) PHP
1 4 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (1.14%) CISM
2 1 (1.14%) CISSP
System Software
1 3 (3.41%) Docker
1 3 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (15.91%) Oracle
2 5 (5.68%) ATG
3 3 (3.41%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (3.41%) VMware
4 1 (1.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.14%) SAP
4 1 (1.14%) TSYS
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Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + Car, 20% Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago