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

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Architect
Rank 512 438 470
Rank change year-on-year
-74 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 121 207 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.50% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.53% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 111 188 174
Average salary £87,500 £82,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £60,750
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £100,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £73,750 £70,000 £71,000
% change year-on-year
+5.35% -1.40%
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
39382 39313 40777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.65% 95.73% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 33975 33320 33316
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 £76,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 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
(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 19 £87,500 +20.19% 3
Twickenham - 2 £65,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Lead Architect
England

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 83 (29.43%) Finance
2 80 (28.37%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (27.30%) Java
4 76 (26.95%) Banking
5 52 (18.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 51 (18.09%) SOA
7 47 (16.67%) TOGAF
8 45 (15.96%) HTML
9 44 (15.60%) Telecoms
10 41 (14.54%) Web Services
10 41 (14.54%) Enterprise Architecture
11 40 (14.18%) Degree
12 36 (12.77%) Oracle
13 35 (12.41%) Data Centre
14 34 (12.06%) Marketing
15 29 (10.28%) XML
15 29 (10.28%) Migration
16 28 (9.93%) JavaScript
16 28 (9.93%) Zachman Framework
17 27 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
18 26 (9.22%) Technical Architecture
19 25 (8.87%) NoSQL
20 24 (8.51%) CSS
20 24 (8.51%) Scrum
20 24 (8.51%) Mentoring
21 23 (8.16%) Service Management
21 23 (8.16%) .NET
21 23 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
22 22 (7.80%) HTML5
22 22 (7.80%) Data Migration

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 19 (6.74%) WebSphere
2 14 (4.96%) Tomcat
3 13 (4.61%) Apache Solr
4 10 (3.55%) CICS
5 9 (3.19%) Apache
6 7 (2.48%) Node.js
7 6 (2.13%) Confluence
8 5 (1.77%) Apache Spark
8 5 (1.77%) IIS
9 4 (1.42%) CMS
9 4 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (1.42%) nginx
9 4 (1.42%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (1.06%) Oracle Coherence
10 3 (1.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 3 (1.06%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.71%) LiveCycle
12 1 (0.35%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.35%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (2.48%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.77%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (1.77%) Fireworks
2 5 (1.77%) OmniGraffle
2 5 (1.77%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.06%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.06%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.06%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.71%) RMDS
4 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.35%) Magento
4 1 (0.35%) MoSes
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (4.26%) SaaS
3 7 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (2.13%) IaaS
4 6 (2.13%) PaaS
5 3 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.06%) Office 365
6 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.35%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.35%) Force.com
6 1 (0.35%) Heroku
6 1 (0.35%) SoftLayer
6 1 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.96%) Internet
2 11 (3.90%) LAN
2 11 (3.90%) WAN
3 10 (3.55%) HTTP
4 9 (3.19%) DNS
4 9 (3.19%) Firewall
4 9 (3.19%) SAN
4 9 (3.19%) VPN
5 8 (2.84%) NAS
6 6 (2.13%) BGP
6 6 (2.13%) DHCP
6 6 (2.13%) LDAP
6 6 (2.13%) Network Security
6 6 (2.13%) VoIP
7 5 (1.77%) ATM
7 5 (1.77%) EIGRP
7 5 (1.77%) ISDN
7 5 (1.77%) Megaco
7 5 (1.77%) MGCP
7 5 (1.77%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (8.87%) NoSQL
2 21 (7.45%) Big Data
3 17 (6.03%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (6.03%) SQL Server
4 11 (3.90%) DB2
5 10 (3.55%) Hadoop
5 10 (3.55%) MongoDB
6 9 (3.19%) Relational Database
7 7 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (1.77%) Apache Hive
9 5 (1.77%) Datomic
9 5 (1.77%) Triplestore
10 4 (1.42%) HBase
10 4 (1.42%) MySQL
10 4 (1.42%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.06%) DataStage
11 3 (1.06%) OLTP
12 2 (0.71%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (3.55%) Subversion
2 8 (2.84%) Jenkins
3 7 (2.48%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (2.13%) Axure RP
4 6 (2.13%) JIRA
5 5 (1.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (1.42%) Selenium
7 3 (1.06%) Ant
7 3 (1.06%) Grunt
7 3 (1.06%) Maven
7 3 (1.06%) PHPUnit
7 3 (1.06%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (0.71%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.71%) git-flow
8 2 (0.71%) IntelliJ
8 2 (0.71%) JUnit
8 2 (0.71%) Mockito
8 2 (0.71%) MSTest
9 1 (0.35%) Moq
General
1 83 (29.43%) Finance
2 76 (26.95%) Banking
3 44 (15.60%) Telecoms
4 34 (12.06%) Marketing
5 19 (6.74%) Retail
6 15 (5.32%) Investment Banking
7 7 (2.48%) Back Office
7 7 (2.48%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.48%) Publishing
8 5 (1.77%) Advertising
9 4 (1.42%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.42%) Front Office
10 3 (1.06%) Law
11 2 (0.71%) Billing
11 2 (0.71%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.71%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.35%) Games
12 1 (0.35%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (15.96%) HTML
2 41 (14.54%) Web Services
3 29 (10.28%) XML
4 24 (8.51%) CSS
5 23 (8.16%) .NET
6 22 (7.80%) HTML5
7 13 (4.61%) J2EE
7 13 (4.61%) Java EE
8 12 (4.26%) SOAP
8 12 (4.26%) XSLT
9 11 (3.90%) jQuery
9 11 (3.90%) Middleware
9 11 (3.90%) Oracle Fusion
9 11 (3.90%) REST
9 11 (3.90%) Spring
10 10 (3.55%) RESTful
11 9 (3.19%) AngularJS
12 8 (2.84%) CSS3
13 7 (2.48%) Hibernate
13 7 (2.48%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.41%) Data Centre
2 21 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (6.74%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (5.67%) Mainframe
5 15 (5.32%) Computer Science
5 15 (5.32%) Mobile App
6 11 (3.90%) PKI
6 11 (3.90%) User Experience
7 8 (2.84%) Blockchain
7 8 (2.84%) EMV
8 7 (2.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (2.13%) Bitcoin
9 6 (2.13%) Fintech
9 6 (2.13%) Life Science
9 6 (2.13%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.77%) Cryptocurrency
10 5 (1.77%) Digital Media
10 5 (1.77%) IPTV
10 5 (1.77%) Over-the-Top Content
10 5 (1.77%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 22 (7.80%) Linux
1 22 (7.80%) Windows
2 12 (4.26%) Unix
3 7 (2.48%) Android
4 5 (1.77%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.77%) Solaris
4 5 (1.77%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.06%) AIX
6 2 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.71%) SUSE
6 2 (0.71%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.35%) HPUX
7 1 (0.35%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.35%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (28.37%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (18.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 51 (18.09%) SOA
4 47 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 41 (14.54%) Enterprise Architecture
6 29 (10.28%) Migration
7 28 (9.93%) Zachman Framework
8 27 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
9 26 (9.22%) Technical Architecture
10 24 (8.51%) Mentoring
10 24 (8.51%) Scrum
11 23 (8.16%) Service Management
12 22 (7.80%) Data Migration
13 21 (7.45%) Analytics
14 20 (7.09%) Data Modelling
14 20 (7.09%) Open Source
14 20 (7.09%) Presales
15 19 (6.74%) E-Commerce
15 19 (6.74%) SDLC
16 17 (6.03%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 77 (27.30%) Java
2 28 (9.93%) JavaScript
3 22 (7.80%) SQL
4 15 (5.32%) C#
5 10 (3.55%) COBOL
6 8 (2.84%) Python
7 6 (2.13%) Clojure
7 6 (2.13%) PHP
7 6 (2.13%) Scala
8 5 (1.77%) Objective-C
9 4 (1.42%) C
9 4 (1.42%) C++
9 4 (1.42%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.42%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.06%) ECMAScript
10 3 (1.06%) Ruby
11 2 (0.71%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.35%) PHP 5
12 1 (0.35%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.35%) R
Qualifications
1 40 (14.18%) Degree
2 6 (2.13%) CCIE
2 6 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (2.13%) CITP
3 5 (1.77%) CCNP
3 5 (1.77%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.42%) CCA
4 4 (1.42%) CISSP
4 4 (1.42%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (1.42%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.06%) CESG Certified Professional
5 3 (1.06%) IISP
5 3 (1.06%) MBCS
6 2 (0.71%) ISEB
6 2 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.77%) Data Quality
1 5 (1.77%) QA
1 5 (1.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (1.42%) COBIT
3 2 (0.71%) SEPA
System Software
1 11 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (3.19%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.19%) vCloud
3 5 (1.77%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.42%) KVM
4 4 (1.42%) NFS
4 4 (1.42%) SRDF
4 4 (1.42%) Xen
4 4 (1.42%) XenApp
4 4 (1.42%) XenDesktop
4 4 (1.42%) XenServer
5 3 (1.06%) Docker
5 3 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (1.06%) vSphere
6 2 (0.71%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (0.35%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.35%) HDFS
7 1 (0.35%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.35%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (1.77%) Cisco CUCM
1 5 (1.77%) Cisco UCCE
1 5 (1.77%) Cisco UCCX
1 5 (1.77%) Puppet
2 4 (1.42%) XenMobile
3 3 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.71%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.71%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (0.71%) SCCM
5 1 (0.35%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.35%) Nagios
5 1 (0.35%) Oozie
5 1 (0.35%) OpenNMS
5 1 (0.35%) OPNET
5 1 (0.35%) SCOM
5 1 (0.35%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.35%) vRealize
Vendors
1 36 (12.77%) Oracle
2 19 (6.74%) Microsoft
3 18 (6.38%) IBM
4 17 (6.03%) VMware
5 14 (4.96%) Cisco
6 11 (3.90%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (3.19%) TIBCO
8 8 (2.84%) Citrix
8 8 (2.84%) EMC
8 8 (2.84%) hybris
9 7 (2.48%) SAP
10 6 (2.13%) Adobe
10 6 (2.13%) Atlassian
11 5 (1.77%) F5
11 5 (1.77%) Informatica
11 5 (1.77%) NetApp
11 5 (1.77%) Palo Alto
11 5 (1.77%) Tandberg
12 4 (1.42%) Intel
12 4 (1.42%) Rackspace
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
GL Global
Salary: stock
Posted: 5 days ago
London
GL Global
Salary: stock
Posted: 6 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: £65,000 - £85,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago