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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Architect
Rank 444 416 394
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 185 217 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.39% 0.49% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.53% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 154 194 240
Average salary £85,000 £83,750 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.49% +4.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £63,250
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £100,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
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
43977 41236 47790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.41% 93.48% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 36739 34601 41479
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -9 38 £97,500 +30.00% 5
Enfield - 3 £42,500 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £60,750 -
Surbiton - 2 £57,500 -
Docklands, London - 2 £90,000 -
Canary Wharf +13 1 £90,000 +5.88%
Lead Architect
England

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 137 (36.83%) Finance
2 105 (28.23%) Banking
3 75 (20.16%) Oracle
4 66 (17.74%) Java
5 59 (15.86%) SQL
6 55 (14.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 53 (14.25%) TOGAF
8 50 (13.44%) HTML
8 50 (13.44%) Enterprise Architecture
9 44 (11.83%) Retail
10 43 (11.56%) Linux
11 42 (11.29%) Windows
12 40 (10.75%) Middleware
13 38 (10.22%) SAN
14 37 (9.95%) SQL Server
15 36 (9.68%) .NET
16 33 (8.87%) Zachman Framework
17 32 (8.60%) XML
17 32 (8.60%) Microsoft
18 30 (8.06%) IBM
18 30 (8.06%) JavaScript
19 29 (7.80%) Solaris
19 29 (7.80%) E-Commerce
19 29 (7.80%) Cisco
19 29 (7.80%) SOA
20 28 (7.53%) NAS
21 27 (7.26%) Hadoop
21 27 (7.26%) WebSphere
21 27 (7.26%) Agile Software Development
22 26 (6.99%) Data Modelling

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 27 (7.26%) WebSphere
2 26 (6.99%) Tomcat
3 25 (6.72%) Apache
4 24 (6.45%) IIS
5 18 (4.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 18 (4.84%) Oracle Coherence
6 14 (3.76%) SharePoint
7 13 (3.49%) Node.js
8 11 (2.96%) WebLogic
9 9 (2.42%) CMS
10 5 (1.34%) Adobe CQ
10 5 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (1.08%) LiveCycle
12 3 (0.81%) Lync
12 3 (0.81%) Sitefinity
13 2 (0.54%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.54%) MS Exchange
14 1 (0.27%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 13 (3.49%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.81%) MS Office
3 2 (0.54%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.54%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 18 (4.84%) RMDS
2 7 (1.88%) Oracle SCM
3 6 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (1.08%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.81%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.54%) Magento
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.27%) SAP SCM
7 1 (0.27%) SAP SRM
7 1 (0.27%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.27%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.54%) SaaS
3 2 (0.54%) PaaS
3 2 (0.54%) IaaS
4 1 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.27%) AWS Data Pipeline
4 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (10.22%) SAN
2 28 (7.53%) NAS
3 26 (6.99%) WAN
4 24 (6.45%) LAN
5 19 (5.11%) HTTP
6 18 (4.84%) Multicast
6 18 (4.84%) FCoE
6 18 (4.84%) Fibre Channel
7 17 (4.57%) Internet
8 9 (2.42%) Firewall
9 6 (1.61%) TCP/IP
10 4 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (1.08%) MPLS
11 3 (0.81%) Extranet
11 3 (0.81%) Intranet
11 3 (0.81%) Unified Communications
12 2 (0.54%) NetScaler
12 2 (0.54%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (0.54%) DNS
13 1 (0.27%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (9.95%) SQL Server
2 27 (7.26%) Hadoop
3 24 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (5.38%) HBase
5 15 (4.03%) Oracle Database
6 10 (2.69%) Big Data
7 7 (1.88%) NoSQL
7 7 (1.88%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (1.88%) Oracle BI EE
7 7 (1.88%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (1.61%) MySQL
8 6 (1.61%) MongoDB
8 6 (1.61%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.61%) Redis
8 6 (1.61%) Oracle ODI
9 5 (1.34%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 5 (1.34%) Oracle Exadata
9 5 (1.34%) QlikView
10 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.34%) Visual Studio
1 5 (1.34%) Eclipse
1 5 (1.34%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.08%) Mockito
2 4 (1.08%) Ant
2 4 (1.08%) Selenium
3 3 (0.81%) Maven
3 3 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.81%) Axure RP
3 3 (0.81%) Apache Ivy
4 2 (0.54%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (0.54%) JIRA
5 1 (0.27%) ERwin
5 1 (0.27%) LSMW
5 1 (0.27%) Subversion
5 1 (0.27%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.27%) Hudson
5 1 (0.27%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.27%) Jenkins
General
1 137 (36.83%) Finance
2 105 (28.23%) Banking
3 44 (11.83%) Retail
4 24 (6.45%) Back Office
4 24 (6.45%) Investment Banking
4 24 (6.45%) Marketing
5 20 (5.38%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.96%) Manufacturing
7 10 (2.69%) Electronics
7 10 (2.69%) International Banking
8 9 (2.42%) Law
9 8 (2.15%) Advertising
9 8 (2.15%) Publishing
10 6 (1.61%) Games
11 4 (1.08%) Legal
12 3 (0.81%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.81%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.54%) French Language
13 2 (0.54%) German Language
13 2 (0.54%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (13.44%) HTML
2 40 (10.75%) Middleware
3 36 (9.68%) .NET
4 32 (8.60%) XML
5 23 (6.18%) CSS
6 21 (5.65%) XSLT
6 21 (5.65%) Web Services
7 18 (4.84%) Rendezvous
8 15 (4.03%) Spring
8 15 (4.03%) HTML5
9 14 (3.76%) Oracle Fusion
9 14 (3.76%) ASP.NET
9 14 (3.76%) J2EE
10 11 (2.96%) Java EE
11 10 (2.69%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (2.69%) SOAP
12 9 (2.42%) JSP
13 8 (2.15%) CSS3
14 7 (1.88%) Silverlight
15 6 (1.61%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (3.76%) Management Information System
1 14 (3.76%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (2.69%) Derivative
3 10 (2.69%) Credit Risk
4 7 (1.88%) EMV
4 7 (1.88%) Xbox
5 6 (1.61%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.34%) Online Banking
6 5 (1.34%) Reference Data
6 5 (1.34%) SWIFT
7 4 (1.08%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (1.08%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.81%) Hedge funds
8 3 (0.81%) Digital Media
8 3 (0.81%) Open Source
8 3 (0.81%) Market Risk
8 3 (0.81%) DTV
9 2 (0.54%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 43 (11.56%) Linux
2 42 (11.29%) Windows
3 29 (7.80%) Solaris
4 18 (4.84%) UNIX
5 14 (3.76%) Android
6 6 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.61%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (1.34%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.27%) CentOS
9 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.27%) AIX
9 1 (0.27%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (14.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 53 (14.25%) TOGAF
3 50 (13.44%) Enterprise Architecture
4 33 (8.87%) Zachman Framework
5 29 (7.80%) E-Commerce
5 29 (7.80%) SOA
6 27 (7.26%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (6.99%) Data Modelling
8 25 (6.72%) ITIL
9 24 (6.45%) Project Management
10 23 (6.18%) Scrum
11 22 (5.91%) Business Intelligence
12 21 (5.65%) TDD
13 20 (5.38%) Knowledge Management
13 20 (5.38%) MVC
13 20 (5.38%) Performance Tuning
14 19 (5.11%) Information Security
15 18 (4.84%) Benchmarking
16 16 (4.30%) Analytics
17 15 (4.03%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 66 (17.74%) Java
2 59 (15.86%) SQL
3 30 (8.06%) JavaScript
4 24 (6.45%) C#
5 11 (2.96%) Ruby
6 7 (1.88%) Objective-C
7 5 (1.34%) Clojure
7 5 (1.34%) PHP
7 5 (1.34%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.54%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.54%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.54%) Python
9 1 (0.27%) XPath
9 1 (0.27%) PHP5
9 1 (0.27%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.27%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 26 (6.99%) Degree
2 8 (2.15%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.88%) PhD
4 6 (1.61%) CISSP
5 5 (1.34%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.54%) Chartered Engineer
6 2 (0.54%) CISM
6 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.27%) SSCP
7 1 (0.27%) CISA
7 1 (0.27%) CCNP
7 1 (0.27%) CCDP
7 1 (0.27%) ISEB
7 1 (0.27%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.27%) MCSA
7 1 (0.27%) VCDX
7 1 (0.27%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.57%) QA
2 3 (0.81%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.27%) COBIT
System Software
1 18 (4.84%) NFS
1 18 (4.84%) Oracle RAC
1 18 (4.84%) SRDF
2 16 (4.30%) Active Directory
3 14 (3.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.81%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.81%) vSphere
4 3 (0.81%) XenApp
5 2 (0.54%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.27%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.27%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 7 (1.88%) Puppet
2 6 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.54%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.27%) OpenSSO
5 1 (0.27%) AppDNA
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 75 (20.16%) Oracle
2 32 (8.60%) Microsoft
3 30 (8.06%) IBM
4 29 (7.80%) Cisco
5 26 (6.99%) EMC
6 22 (5.91%) NetApp
7 19 (5.11%) TIBCO
7 19 (5.11%) Sybase
8 18 (4.84%) Intel
8 18 (4.84%) VMware
8 18 (4.84%) DataSynapse
8 18 (4.84%) 29West
9 13 (3.49%) SAP
10 8 (2.15%) JBoss
10 8 (2.15%) Citrix
11 7 (1.88%) Adobe
11 7 (1.88%) Red Hat
11 7 (1.88%) F5
11 7 (1.88%) Rackspace
12 6 (1.61%) Google
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