The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lead Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Architect
Rank 431 471 396
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -75
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 197 165 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.43% 0.36% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.39% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 147 148 210
Average salary £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £60,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £72,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-6.89% +11.53%
Lead Architect
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
42480 42653 45259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.92% 94.46%
Number of salaries quoted 35743 35970 38991
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Lead Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lead Architect in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Lead Architect
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Architect across the London region.

Lead Architect Salary Trend in London

Lead Architect
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Lead Architect Salary Histogram in London

Lead Architect
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 24 October 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 +1 36 £97,500 +21.87% 4
Enfield - 5 £42,500 -
Surbiton - 5 £55,000 -
Canary Wharf +28 1 £90,000 +12.50%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £60,000 -
Lead Architect
England

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Lead Architect 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 Lead Architect in their job title.

1 157 (42.32%) Finance
2 125 (33.69%) Banking
3 69 (18.60%) TOGAF
4 66 (17.79%) Java
4 66 (17.79%) Oracle
5 64 (17.25%) Agile Software Development
6 62 (16.71%) Enterprise Architecture
7 57 (15.36%) Stakeholder Management
8 50 (13.48%) SQL
9 49 (13.21%) Zachman Framework
10 47 (12.67%) Retail
11 45 (12.13%) SOA
12 44 (11.86%) Mentoring
13 42 (11.32%) SQL Server
14 40 (10.78%) XML
15 39 (10.51%) Linux
15 39 (10.51%) HTML
16 38 (10.24%) IBM
17 37 (9.97%) Tomcat
18 35 (9.43%) E-Commerce
18 35 (9.43%) .NET
18 35 (9.43%) Investment Banking
18 35 (9.43%) WebSphere
19 34 (9.16%) JavaScript
19 34 (9.16%) Microsoft
20 33 (8.89%) SAN
20 33 (8.89%) Middleware
20 33 (8.89%) Back Office
20 33 (8.89%) Marketing
20 33 (8.89%) Coaching

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Lead Architect 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 Lead Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 37 (9.97%) Tomcat
2 35 (9.43%) WebSphere
3 27 (7.28%) Apache
4 26 (7.01%) IIS
5 21 (5.66%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 21 (5.66%) Oracle Coherence
6 16 (4.31%) SharePoint
7 11 (2.96%) CMS
8 10 (2.70%) WebLogic
9 8 (2.16%) JBoss
10 6 (1.62%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (1.35%) WebSphere Process Server
11 5 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (1.35%) TeamSite
11 5 (1.35%) Node.js
12 4 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.81%) Sitefinity
13 3 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.81%) Lync
14 2 (0.54%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 10 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.54%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (0.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (5.66%) RMDS
2 7 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.08%) Oracle SCM
3 4 (1.08%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.54%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.54%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.54%) SAP PP
4 2 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.54%) SAP QM
4 2 (0.54%) Magento
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.27%) SAP SCM
5 1 (0.27%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.27%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.27%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.27%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.27%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.27%) PaaS
3 1 (0.27%) Office 365
3 1 (0.27%) GitHub
3 1 (0.27%) IaaS
3 1 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.27%) AWS Data Pipeline
Communications & Networking
1 33 (8.89%) SAN
2 25 (6.74%) WAN
3 24 (6.47%) LAN
4 22 (5.93%) HTTP
5 21 (5.66%) NAS
5 21 (5.66%) Multicast
5 21 (5.66%) FCoE
5 21 (5.66%) Fibre Channel
6 19 (5.12%) Internet
7 3 (0.81%) Extranet
7 3 (0.81%) Unified Communications
7 3 (0.81%) Intranet
7 3 (0.81%) Firewall
8 2 (0.54%) Network Security
8 2 (0.54%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.27%) Cisco ISE
9 1 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.27%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (0.27%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (11.32%) SQL Server
2 28 (7.55%) Data Warehouse
2 28 (7.55%) Hadoop
3 25 (6.74%) HBase
4 11 (2.96%) Big Data
5 9 (2.43%) Relational Database
6 7 (1.89%) QlikView
7 5 (1.35%) MySQL
7 5 (1.35%) DB2
8 4 (1.08%) Apache Hive
8 4 (1.08%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.08%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.81%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.54%) Redis
11 1 (0.27%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 5 (1.35%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.08%) Ant
2 4 (1.08%) Maven
3 3 (0.81%) Apache Ivy
3 3 (0.81%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.81%) Eclipse
3 3 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.54%) Mockito
4 2 (0.54%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (0.54%) Axure RP
4 2 (0.54%) Selenium
4 2 (0.54%) Lombardi
5 1 (0.27%) JIRA
5 1 (0.27%) Hudson
5 1 (0.27%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.27%) LSMW
5 1 (0.27%) Subversion
General
1 157 (42.32%) Finance
2 125 (33.69%) Banking
3 47 (12.67%) Retail
4 35 (9.43%) Investment Banking
5 33 (8.89%) Marketing
5 33 (8.89%) Back Office
6 22 (5.93%) Telecoms
7 15 (4.04%) Manufacturing
8 13 (3.50%) Electronics
9 10 (2.70%) Publishing
9 10 (2.70%) International Banking
10 7 (1.89%) Advertising
11 6 (1.62%) Law
12 4 (1.08%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.81%) Legal
14 2 (0.54%) Games
14 2 (0.54%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.27%) Billing
15 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (10.78%) XML
2 39 (10.51%) HTML
3 35 (9.43%) .NET
4 33 (8.89%) Middleware
5 24 (6.47%) Web Services
5 24 (6.47%) XSLT
6 21 (5.66%) Rendezvous
7 17 (4.58%) Spring
8 16 (4.31%) CSS
9 12 (3.23%) J2EE
10 11 (2.96%) SOAP
11 10 (2.70%) Hibernate
12 9 (2.43%) ASP.NET
13 8 (2.16%) Java EE
14 7 (1.89%) JSP
14 7 (1.89%) XHTML
15 6 (1.62%) Servlets
15 6 (1.62%) XSD
15 6 (1.62%) RESTful
16 5 (1.35%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 23 (6.20%) User Experience
3 16 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (4.04%) Derivative
5 12 (3.23%) EMV
5 12 (3.23%) Credit Risk
6 11 (2.96%) Management Information System
7 10 (2.70%) Online Banking
8 9 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.89%) Computer Science
10 6 (1.62%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.35%) Mobile Banking
11 5 (1.35%) DataPower
11 5 (1.35%) DTV
12 4 (1.08%) Open Source
13 3 (0.81%) SWIFT
13 3 (0.81%) Reference Data
13 3 (0.81%) Data Integration
14 2 (0.54%) Visualisation
14 2 (0.54%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 39 (10.51%) Linux
2 32 (8.63%) Windows
3 28 (7.55%) Solaris
4 8 (2.16%) UNIX
5 6 (1.62%) Android
5 6 (1.62%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.27%) CentOS
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.27%) AIX
9 1 (0.27%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (18.60%) TOGAF
2 64 (17.25%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (16.71%) Enterprise Architecture
4 57 (15.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 49 (13.21%) Zachman Framework
6 45 (12.13%) SOA
7 44 (11.86%) Mentoring
8 35 (9.43%) E-Commerce
9 33 (8.89%) Coaching
10 30 (8.09%) Data Modelling
11 28 (7.55%) ITIL
12 23 (6.20%) Business Intelligence
13 22 (5.93%) Scrum
13 22 (5.93%) Knowledge Management
14 21 (5.66%) Benchmarking
14 21 (5.66%) Analytics
14 21 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
15 20 (5.39%) Project Management
16 19 (5.12%) Programme Management
17 18 (4.85%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 66 (17.79%) Java
2 50 (13.48%) SQL
3 34 (9.16%) JavaScript
4 11 (2.96%) C#
5 3 (0.81%) PHP
5 3 (0.81%) Scala
6 2 (0.54%) C
6 2 (0.54%) Python
6 2 (0.54%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.54%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.27%) ABAP
7 1 (0.27%) C++
7 1 (0.27%) Ruby
7 1 (0.27%) XPath
7 1 (0.27%) Groovy
7 1 (0.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (8.63%) Degree
2 8 (2.16%) PhD
3 6 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.81%) Chartered Engineer
4 3 (0.81%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.54%) CISSP
5 2 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.54%) CCNP
6 1 (0.27%) CCDP
6 1 (0.27%) ISEB
6 1 (0.27%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.27%) CCIE
6 1 (0.27%) SSCP
6 1 (0.27%) CISM
6 1 (0.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.27%) MBCS
6 1 (0.27%) APMP
6 1 (0.27%) CCEE
6 1 (0.27%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.85%) QA
2 4 (1.08%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.27%) COBIT
System Software
1 21 (5.66%) Oracle RAC
1 21 (5.66%) SRDF
1 21 (5.66%) NFS
2 8 (2.16%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.27%) XenApp
4 1 (0.27%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.27%) vSphere
4 1 (0.27%) Varnish
4 1 (0.27%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.27%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (1.35%) Tivoli
1 5 (1.35%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 2 (0.54%) Puppet
3 1 (0.27%) AppDNA
3 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.27%) OpenSSO
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 66 (17.79%) Oracle
2 38 (10.24%) IBM
3 34 (9.16%) Microsoft
4 28 (7.55%) Cisco
5 25 (6.74%) TIBCO
6 24 (6.47%) NetApp
7 23 (6.20%) EMC
8 21 (5.66%) Intel
8 21 (5.66%) Sybase
8 21 (5.66%) DataSynapse
8 21 (5.66%) 29West
9 18 (4.85%) SAP
10 7 (1.89%) HP
11 6 (1.62%) Informatica
12 5 (1.35%) Cognizant
12 5 (1.35%) Hitachi
12 5 (1.35%) VMware
12 5 (1.35%) LogLogic
13 4 (1.08%) Pega
13 4 (1.08%) Red Hat
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Salary: £72000 - £78000 per annum + car allowance, pension, bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £80000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Plus up to 65% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Sanderson
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: Up to £70K + £5K Car + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
HFG
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 23 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 23 days ago
West London
WEX Europe Ltd
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus, BUPA, Minimal travel!
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
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