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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Architect
Rank 401 434 401
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 222 201 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.53% 0.47% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.50% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 200 177 195
Average salary £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £110,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £69,250 £71,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-2.46% +9.23%
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
39456 40353 41571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.76% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 33317 33025 35449
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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 -20 48 £72,800 -11.75% 12
Surbiton +1 3 £55,000 -6.38%
West Drayton - 2 £55,000 -
Westminster - 1 £70,000 -
Lead Architect
England

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 189 (47.37%) Finance
2 132 (33.08%) Banking
3 129 (32.33%) Agile Software Development
4 88 (22.06%) Oracle
5 84 (21.05%) Java
6 78 (19.55%) TOGAF
7 73 (18.30%) JavaScript
8 66 (16.54%) SQL
9 60 (15.04%) SOA
10 59 (14.79%) XML
10 59 (14.79%) E-Commerce
10 59 (14.79%) Scrum
10 59 (14.79%) WebSphere
11 57 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
11 57 (14.29%) Middleware
12 56 (14.04%) Web Services
12 56 (14.04%) SQL Server
12 56 (14.04%) TDD
13 55 (13.78%) Retail
13 55 (13.78%) Zachman Framework
14 54 (13.53%) HTML
14 54 (13.53%) Internet
15 53 (13.28%) Microsoft
15 53 (13.28%) Apache
15 53 (13.28%) Stakeholder Management
16 51 (12.78%) Business Intelligence
17 50 (12.53%) Tomcat
18 49 (12.28%) Mentoring
19 48 (12.03%) Windows
20 47 (11.78%) IBM

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 59 (14.79%) WebSphere
2 53 (13.28%) Apache
3 50 (12.53%) Tomcat
4 43 (10.78%) IIS
5 33 (8.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 33 (8.27%) Oracle Coherence
6 19 (4.76%) TeamSite
6 19 (4.76%) WebSphere Process Server
6 19 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
7 11 (2.76%) WebLogic
8 9 (2.26%) Node.js
9 8 (2.01%) SharePoint
9 8 (2.01%) MS Exchange
9 8 (2.01%) CMS
10 7 (1.75%) JBoss
11 5 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (1.00%) SAS
13 3 (0.75%) IBM Notes
13 3 (0.75%) Drupal
13 3 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 21 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.50%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (0.50%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (5.26%) RMDS
2 13 (3.26%) SAP CO
2 13 (3.26%) SAP FI
2 13 (3.26%) SAP FI/CO
3 12 (3.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (1.00%) Temenos T24
5 2 (0.50%) SAP QM
5 2 (0.50%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.50%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.50%) SAP PP
5 2 (0.50%) Endur
5 2 (0.50%) Findur
6 1 (0.25%) SAP MDM
6 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.25%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.26%) SaaS
2 8 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.00%) IaaS
3 4 (1.00%) PaaS
4 1 (0.25%) Office 365
4 1 (0.25%) GitHub
4 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 54 (13.53%) Internet
2 36 (9.02%) LAN
2 36 (9.02%) SAN
3 35 (8.77%) Fibre Channel
4 34 (8.52%) WAN
5 33 (8.27%) HTTP
5 33 (8.27%) NAS
5 33 (8.27%) FCoE
5 33 (8.27%) Multicast
6 14 (3.51%) iSCSI
7 7 (1.75%) Firewall
8 3 (0.75%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (0.50%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (0.50%) Wireless
9 2 (0.50%) DNS
9 2 (0.50%) DHCP
9 2 (0.50%) WLAN
9 2 (0.50%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (0.25%) MVNO
10 1 (0.25%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 42 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
3 41 (10.28%) DB2
4 40 (10.03%) Big Data
5 34 (8.52%) Hadoop
6 24 (6.02%) HBase
7 21 (5.26%) NoSQL
8 16 (4.01%) MySQL
9 15 (3.76%) PostgreSQL
9 15 (3.76%) Amazon Redshift
10 10 (2.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (1.50%) Relational Database
12 6 (1.50%) Apache Hive
12 6 (1.50%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (1.00%) OLAP
13 4 (1.00%) QlikView
13 4 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (4.26%) Git (software)
2 15 (3.76%) Karma Test Runner
3 14 (3.51%) ReSharper
4 2 (0.50%) Lombardi
4 2 (0.50%) NUnit
4 2 (0.50%) Subversion
4 2 (0.50%) MSTest
4 2 (0.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (0.50%) Axure RP
4 2 (0.50%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.25%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.25%) Maven
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.25%) Toad
5 1 (0.25%) JIRA
5 1 (0.25%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 189 (47.37%) Finance
2 132 (33.08%) Banking
3 55 (13.78%) Retail
4 45 (11.28%) Investment Banking
5 28 (7.02%) Back Office
6 22 (5.51%) Marketing
7 20 (5.01%) Telecoms
8 15 (3.76%) Manufacturing
9 11 (2.76%) Electronics
10 7 (1.75%) Publishing
10 7 (1.75%) Retail Banking
11 5 (1.25%) Legal
12 3 (0.75%) Front Office
13 2 (0.50%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.50%) Law
13 2 (0.50%) Games
14 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (14.79%) XML
2 57 (14.29%) Middleware
3 56 (14.04%) Web Services
4 54 (13.53%) HTML
5 41 (10.28%) .NET
6 30 (7.52%) REST
7 28 (7.02%) CSS
8 24 (6.02%) jQuery
8 24 (6.02%) AngularJS
9 23 (5.76%) RESTful
10 22 (5.51%) Spring
11 21 (5.26%) Rendezvous
11 21 (5.26%) XSLT
12 19 (4.76%) BAPI
13 16 (4.01%) KnockoutJS
14 15 (3.76%) Gherkin
14 15 (3.76%) Django
15 12 (3.01%) SOAP
16 11 (2.76%) J2EE
16 11 (2.76%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 35 (8.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 34 (8.52%) Online Banking
3 31 (7.77%) User Experience
4 21 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (5.26%) Mobile Banking
4 21 (5.26%) Open Source
5 19 (4.76%) DataPower
5 19 (4.76%) Mainframe
6 11 (2.76%) Data Integration
6 11 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (2.51%) Mobile App
7 10 (2.51%) Management Information System
7 10 (2.51%) DTV
8 8 (2.01%) Clustering
9 7 (1.75%) Derivative
9 7 (1.75%) Credit Risk
10 5 (1.25%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.25%) EMV
11 3 (0.75%) Reference Data
11 3 (0.75%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 48 (12.03%) Windows
2 45 (11.28%) Linux
3 40 (10.03%) Solaris
4 9 (2.26%) UNIX
5 8 (2.01%) Apple iOS
5 8 (2.01%) Android
6 7 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.00%) CoreOS
8 3 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.50%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (0.50%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (32.33%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (19.55%) TOGAF
3 60 (15.04%) SOA
4 59 (14.79%) E-Commerce
4 59 (14.79%) Scrum
5 57 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
6 56 (14.04%) TDD
7 55 (13.78%) Zachman Framework
8 53 (13.28%) Stakeholder Management
9 51 (12.78%) Business Intelligence
10 49 (12.28%) Mentoring
11 35 (8.77%) Analytics
12 32 (8.02%) Performance Tuning
12 32 (8.02%) Benchmarking
13 31 (7.77%) Line Management
14 30 (7.52%) BDD
15 29 (7.27%) Kanban
15 29 (7.27%) Project Management
16 24 (6.02%) Data Modelling
16 24 (6.02%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 84 (21.05%) Java
2 73 (18.30%) JavaScript
3 66 (16.54%) SQL
4 32 (8.02%) C#
5 21 (5.26%) Python
6 9 (2.26%) Ruby
7 8 (2.01%) PHP
8 7 (1.75%) Groovy
9 6 (1.50%) Scala
10 4 (1.00%) ABAP
10 4 (1.00%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.75%) R
12 2 (0.50%) C++
12 2 (0.50%) C
13 1 (0.25%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.25%) COBOL
13 1 (0.25%) Perl
13 1 (0.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (8.27%) Degree
2 5 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.50%) CISM
3 2 (0.50%) CCNP
3 2 (0.50%) CISSP
3 2 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (0.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.50%) VCP4
4 1 (0.25%) CITP
4 1 (0.25%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (0.25%) MCSE
4 1 (0.25%) PhD
4 1 (0.25%) CCIE
4 1 (0.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.25%) MBCS
4 1 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (7.02%) QA
2 4 (1.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.50%) EMIR
3 2 (0.50%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.50%) COBIT
System Software
1 33 (8.27%) NFS
1 33 (8.27%) SRDF
2 24 (6.02%) Oracle RAC
3 20 (5.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (4.01%) Hyper-V
5 12 (3.01%) KVM
5 12 (3.01%) Xen
6 10 (2.51%) Active Directory
7 4 (1.00%) vSphere
7 4 (1.00%) Docker
8 2 (0.50%) HDFS
8 2 (0.50%) Varnish
8 2 (0.50%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 20 (5.01%) Tivoli
2 19 (4.76%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 15 (3.76%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.50%) SCOrch
4 2 (0.50%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.25%) OpenView
5 1 (0.25%) Nagios
5 1 (0.25%) SCCM
5 1 (0.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 88 (22.06%) Oracle
2 53 (13.28%) Microsoft
3 47 (11.78%) IBM
4 41 (10.28%) SAP
5 40 (10.03%) Cisco
6 35 (8.77%) NetApp
7 34 (8.52%) EMC
8 33 (8.27%) Intel
9 25 (6.27%) VMware
10 24 (6.02%) TIBCO
11 23 (5.76%) Salesforce.com
12 22 (5.51%) Sybase
13 21 (5.26%) HP
13 21 (5.26%) DataSynapse
13 21 (5.26%) 29West
14 19 (4.76%) LogLogic
15 17 (4.26%) Facebook
16 16 (4.01%) Google
17 6 (1.50%) Informatica
17 6 (1.50%) Pega
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £95,000 to £105,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Kuoni Travel Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: exceptional benefits package and excellent bonus scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health, 25 days
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £100,000 to £125,000 per annum six figure salary, bonus, exec ben
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + £5K Car + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £90000 - £125000 per annum + Benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £90000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £550.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £53480 - £76400 per annum + Exc.Bens.
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health, Holiday
Posted: 17 days ago