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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Architect
Rank 432 410 440
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 186 215 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.45% 0.51% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.54% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 167 190 171
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 £62,500 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £110,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £69,250 £71,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-2.46% +13.60%
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
38886 39658 42367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.87% 94.39%
Number of salaries quoted 33086 32487 36434
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 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -37 32 £72,800 -11.75% 4
Surbiton -2 4 £55,000 -4.34%
West Drayton - 1 £55,000 - 1
Westminster - 1 £70,000 -
Lead Architect
England

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 172 (45.26%) Finance
2 131 (34.47%) Banking
3 109 (28.68%) Agile Software Development
4 79 (20.79%) TOGAF
5 74 (19.47%) Oracle
6 72 (18.95%) Java
7 60 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
8 59 (15.53%) JavaScript
9 58 (15.26%) Zachman Framework
10 55 (14.47%) SOA
11 54 (14.21%) Retail
12 51 (13.42%) XML
12 51 (13.42%) E-Commerce
12 51 (13.42%) WebSphere
13 50 (13.16%) Scrum
13 50 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
13 50 (13.16%) Mentoring
14 49 (12.89%) Internet
14 49 (12.89%) HTML
14 49 (12.89%) SQL
15 48 (12.63%) Web Services
16 46 (12.11%) Microsoft
17 45 (11.84%) Business Intelligence
17 45 (11.84%) SQL Server
18 44 (11.58%) Tomcat
19 43 (11.32%) TDD
20 41 (10.79%) Investment Banking
20 41 (10.79%) Middleware
20 41 (10.79%) IBM
21 39 (10.26%) Apache

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 51 (13.42%) WebSphere
2 44 (11.58%) Tomcat
3 39 (10.26%) Apache
4 31 (8.16%) IIS
5 25 (6.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 25 (6.58%) Oracle Coherence
6 17 (4.47%) WebSphere Application Server
6 17 (4.47%) TeamSite
6 17 (4.47%) WebSphere Process Server
7 10 (2.63%) SharePoint
7 10 (2.63%) WebLogic
8 9 (2.37%) CMS
9 7 (1.84%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (1.84%) JBoss
10 6 (1.58%) MS Exchange
10 6 (1.58%) Node.js
11 4 (1.05%) SAS
12 3 (0.79%) Drupal
12 3 (0.79%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.53%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 17 (4.47%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.53%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.53%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (4.47%) RMDS
2 12 (3.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (1.84%) SAP FI/CO
3 7 (1.84%) SAP CO
3 7 (1.84%) SAP FI
4 4 (1.05%) Temenos T24
5 2 (0.53%) SAP PP
5 2 (0.53%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.53%) SAP QM
5 2 (0.53%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.26%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.26%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.26%) SAP MDM
6 1 (0.26%) Endur
6 1 (0.26%) Findur
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.84%) SaaS
1 7 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.05%) PaaS
2 4 (1.05%) IaaS
3 2 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.26%) AWS Data Pipeline
4 1 (0.26%) GitHub
4 1 (0.26%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.26%) Office 365
4 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 49 (12.89%) Internet
2 30 (7.89%) SAN
3 29 (7.63%) LAN
4 27 (7.11%) Fibre Channel
4 27 (7.11%) WAN
5 25 (6.58%) Multicast
5 25 (6.58%) HTTP
5 25 (6.58%) FCoE
5 25 (6.58%) NAS
6 10 (2.63%) iSCSI
7 9 (2.37%) Firewall
8 3 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (0.53%) Wireless
9 2 (0.53%) WLAN
9 2 (0.53%) DHCP
9 2 (0.53%) DNS
9 2 (0.53%) Network Security
9 2 (0.53%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (0.53%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (0.26%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (11.84%) SQL Server
2 38 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 34 (8.95%) Big Data
4 32 (8.42%) DB2
5 29 (7.63%) Hadoop
6 22 (5.79%) HBase
7 15 (3.95%) NoSQL
8 13 (3.42%) MySQL
8 13 (3.42%) Amazon Redshift
9 12 (3.16%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (2.11%) Apache Hive
11 6 (1.58%) QlikView
11 6 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (1.05%) OLAP
13 3 (0.79%) Relational Database
13 3 (0.79%) Oracle OLAP
13 3 (0.79%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 14 (3.68%) Git (software)
2 12 (3.16%) Karma Test Runner
3 11 (2.89%) ReSharper
4 2 (0.53%) Subversion
4 2 (0.53%) NUnit
4 2 (0.53%) Lombardi
4 2 (0.53%) MSTest
4 2 (0.53%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (0.53%) Axure RP
4 2 (0.53%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.26%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.26%) Hudson
5 1 (0.26%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.26%) JIRA
5 1 (0.26%) Toad
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.26%) Maven
General
1 172 (45.26%) Finance
2 131 (34.47%) Banking
3 54 (14.21%) Retail
4 41 (10.79%) Investment Banking
5 28 (7.37%) Marketing
6 27 (7.11%) Back Office
7 16 (4.21%) Telecoms
8 15 (3.95%) Electronics
8 15 (3.95%) Manufacturing
9 9 (2.37%) Publishing
10 5 (1.32%) Retail Banking
11 4 (1.05%) Legal
12 3 (0.79%) Law
13 2 (0.53%) Front Office
13 2 (0.53%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.53%) Advertising
13 2 (0.53%) Games
14 1 (0.26%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (13.42%) XML
2 49 (12.89%) HTML
3 48 (12.63%) Web Services
4 41 (10.79%) Middleware
5 33 (8.68%) .NET
6 26 (6.84%) CSS
7 21 (5.53%) RESTful
8 20 (5.26%) Spring
8 20 (5.26%) REST
9 19 (5.00%) jQuery
10 18 (4.74%) XSLT
11 17 (4.47%) BAPI
11 17 (4.47%) Rendezvous
11 17 (4.47%) AngularJS
12 13 (3.42%) KnockoutJS
12 13 (3.42%) SOAP
13 12 (3.16%) Gherkin
13 12 (3.16%) Django
14 10 (2.63%) J2EE
15 9 (2.37%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 35 (9.21%) Online Banking
2 33 (8.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 28 (7.37%) User Experience
4 23 (6.05%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (4.74%) Open Source
6 17 (4.47%) DataPower
6 17 (4.47%) Mobile Banking
7 13 (3.42%) Management Information System
8 12 (3.16%) Mainframe
9 10 (2.63%) DTV
9 10 (2.63%) Mobile App
10 8 (2.11%) Derivative
10 8 (2.11%) Data Integration
10 8 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.84%) Credit Risk
11 7 (1.84%) EMV
12 6 (1.58%) Computer Science
13 5 (1.32%) Clustering
14 4 (1.05%) SWIFT
15 3 (0.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 39 (10.26%) Windows
1 39 (10.26%) Linux
2 33 (8.68%) Solaris
3 10 (2.63%) UNIX
4 8 (2.11%) Android
4 8 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (2.11%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.05%) CoreOS
6 3 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.53%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (0.53%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.53%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.26%) CentOS
8 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (28.68%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (20.79%) TOGAF
3 60 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
4 58 (15.26%) Zachman Framework
5 55 (14.47%) SOA
6 51 (13.42%) E-Commerce
7 50 (13.16%) Scrum
7 50 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
7 50 (13.16%) Mentoring
8 45 (11.84%) Business Intelligence
9 43 (11.32%) TDD
10 37 (9.74%) Analytics
11 31 (8.16%) Coaching
12 26 (6.84%) Project Management
12 26 (6.84%) Line Management
13 25 (6.58%) BDD
13 25 (6.58%) Kanban
14 24 (6.32%) Benchmarking
14 24 (6.32%) Performance Tuning
15 21 (5.53%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (18.95%) Java
2 59 (15.53%) JavaScript
3 49 (12.89%) SQL
4 21 (5.53%) C#
5 18 (4.74%) Python
6 8 (2.11%) PHP
7 6 (1.58%) Ruby
7 6 (1.58%) Scala
8 4 (1.05%) Groovy
9 3 (0.79%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.53%) C++
10 2 (0.53%) C
10 2 (0.53%) ABAP
10 2 (0.53%) R
11 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.26%) XPath
11 1 (0.26%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.26%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 37 (9.74%) Degree
2 6 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.32%) PhD
4 3 (0.79%) Chartered Engineer
4 3 (0.79%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.53%) CISM
5 2 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.53%) CISSP
5 2 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.53%) CCNP
6 1 (0.26%) CCEE
6 1 (0.26%) APMP
6 1 (0.26%) MBCS
6 1 (0.26%) CITP
6 1 (0.26%) CCDP
6 1 (0.26%) CCIE
6 1 (0.26%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.26%) ISEB
6 1 (0.26%) MCSA
6 1 (0.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (7.11%) QA
2 4 (1.05%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.53%) COBIT
4 2 (0.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (6.58%) NFS
1 25 (6.58%) SRDF
2 20 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
3 15 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (3.16%) Hyper-V
5 8 (2.11%) KVM
5 8 (2.11%) Active Directory
5 8 (2.11%) Xen
6 5 (1.32%) vSphere
7 4 (1.05%) Docker
8 3 (0.79%) Varnish
9 2 (0.53%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.53%) HDFS
10 1 (0.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (4.74%) Tivoli
2 17 (4.47%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 12 (3.16%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.53%) SCVMM
4 2 (0.53%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.26%) Puppet
5 1 (0.26%) SCCM
5 1 (0.26%) SCOM
5 1 (0.26%) OpenView
5 1 (0.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 74 (19.47%) Oracle
2 46 (12.11%) Microsoft
3 41 (10.79%) IBM
4 35 (9.21%) SAP
5 33 (8.68%) Cisco
6 29 (7.63%) NetApp
7 26 (6.84%) EMC
8 25 (6.58%) Intel
9 21 (5.53%) TIBCO
10 20 (5.26%) HP
10 20 (5.26%) VMware
11 18 (4.74%) Sybase
12 17 (4.47%) Salesforce.com
12 17 (4.47%) DataSynapse
12 17 (4.47%) 29West
12 17 (4.47%) LogLogic
13 14 (3.68%) Facebook
14 13 (3.42%) Google
15 6 (1.58%) Informatica
16 5 (1.32%) Pega
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McGregor Boyall
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
The People Network
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health, Holiday
Posted: Yesterday
West Drayton, Middlesex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum plus outstanding package
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: Competitive Salary, Bonus + Benefits
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