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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Architect
Rank 459 456 422
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 163 182 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.39% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.42% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 124 151 195
Average salary £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £60,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £104,250 £110,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £66,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -
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
41131 43401 41192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.17% 93.52% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35099 36258 34578
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 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +16 29 £82,500 -15.38% 2
Kingston Upon Thames +13 5 £66,750 +9.87% 1
Uxbridge - 3 £80,000 -
Lead Architect
England

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 197 (50.90%) Finance
2 132 (34.11%) Banking
3 108 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
4 106 (27.39%) Java
5 100 (25.84%) Oracle
6 87 (22.48%) Middleware
7 76 (19.64%) TOGAF
8 74 (19.12%) Retail
9 65 (16.80%) SOA
10 63 (16.28%) WebSphere
11 57 (14.73%) Windows
12 56 (14.47%) IBM
13 55 (14.21%) Linux
14 54 (13.95%) Zachman Framework
15 53 (13.70%) SQL Server
15 53 (13.70%) Microsoft
16 52 (13.44%) JavaScript
16 52 (13.44%) Apache
16 52 (13.44%) Data Warehouse
17 51 (13.18%) SAN
17 51 (13.18%) Performance Tuning
18 50 (12.92%) E-Commerce
18 50 (12.92%) Enterprise Architecture
19 49 (12.66%) NAS
20 48 (12.40%) HTML
20 48 (12.40%) Cisco
20 48 (12.40%) HTTP
20 48 (12.40%) EMC
21 47 (12.14%) IIS
21 47 (12.14%) LAN

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 63 (16.28%) WebSphere
2 52 (13.44%) Apache
3 47 (12.14%) IIS
4 45 (11.63%) Tomcat
4 45 (11.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 43 (11.11%) Oracle Coherence
6 11 (2.84%) CMS
7 9 (2.33%) WebSphere Process Server
7 9 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 9 (2.33%) Node.js
8 8 (2.07%) SharePoint
9 6 (1.55%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (1.03%) JBoss
11 3 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (0.78%) Drupal
12 2 (0.52%) WordPress
12 2 (0.52%) Joomla!
12 2 (0.52%) IBM HTTP Server
12 2 (0.52%) PegaRULES
12 2 (0.52%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (2.58%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.29%) MS Office
3 4 (1.03%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.26%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 22 (5.68%) RMDS
2 5 (1.29%) AWD
2 5 (1.29%) Magento
2 5 (1.29%) SAP FI
2 5 (1.29%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (1.29%) SAP CO
3 3 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.26%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.26%) SAP QM
4 1 (0.26%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.62%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (3.62%) SaaS
2 6 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.29%) IaaS
3 5 (1.29%) PaaS
4 4 (1.03%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.78%) Office 365
6 2 (0.52%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 51 (13.18%) SAN
2 49 (12.66%) NAS
3 48 (12.40%) HTTP
4 47 (12.14%) LAN
5 46 (11.89%) WAN
6 43 (11.11%) FCoE
6 43 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
6 43 (11.11%) Multicast
7 21 (5.43%) iSCSI
8 12 (3.10%) Internet
9 6 (1.55%) Firewall
10 4 (1.03%) VPN
11 3 (0.78%) RFID
11 3 (0.78%) NetScaler
12 2 (0.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 2 (0.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 2 (0.52%) BIG-IP
12 2 (0.52%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.52%) MPLS
12 2 (0.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (13.70%) SQL Server
2 52 (13.44%) Data Warehouse
3 34 (8.79%) DB2
4 24 (6.20%) Hadoop
5 23 (5.94%) HBase
6 14 (3.62%) NoSQL
7 9 (2.33%) Big Data
8 8 (2.07%) OLAP
9 7 (1.81%) Relational Database
10 6 (1.55%) MongoDB
10 6 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (1.55%) Oracle OLAP
10 6 (1.55%) OLTP
11 5 (1.29%) CouchDB
11 5 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (1.29%) Redis
11 5 (1.29%) Riak
12 4 (1.03%) PowerCenter
12 4 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (1.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (1.29%) Maven
1 5 (1.29%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.03%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 4 (1.03%) Axure RP
2 4 (1.03%) Ant
2 4 (1.03%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.78%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (0.52%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (0.52%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.52%) ReSharper
4 2 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.26%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.26%) MSTest
5 1 (0.26%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.26%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.26%) Selenium
5 1 (0.26%) CppUnit
5 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.26%) PowerDesigner
5 1 (0.26%) NUnit
General
1 197 (50.90%) Finance
2 132 (34.11%) Banking
3 74 (19.12%) Retail
4 23 (5.94%) Marketing
5 22 (5.68%) Investment Banking
6 19 (4.91%) Corporate Banking
7 9 (2.33%) Retail Banking
8 8 (2.07%) Telecoms
8 8 (2.07%) Legal
8 8 (2.07%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.55%) Back Office
10 4 (1.03%) Publishing
10 4 (1.03%) Games
10 4 (1.03%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.78%) Advertising
12 1 (0.26%) Electronics
12 1 (0.26%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.26%) Local Government
12 1 (0.26%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (22.48%) Middleware
2 48 (12.40%) HTML
3 44 (11.37%) .NET
4 35 (9.04%) XML
5 34 (8.79%) Web Services
6 28 (7.24%) Oracle Fusion
7 25 (6.46%) XSLT
8 22 (5.68%) CSS
8 22 (5.68%) Ultra Messaging
8 22 (5.68%) Rendezvous
9 19 (4.91%) REST
10 17 (4.39%) ASP.NET
11 14 (3.62%) WCF
11 14 (3.62%) AngularJS
12 13 (3.36%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (3.36%) .NET Framework
12 13 (3.36%) J2EE
13 12 (3.10%) ASP.NET Web API
14 10 (2.58%) HTML5
15 9 (2.33%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.72%) Mainframe
1 26 (6.72%) Data Integration
2 17 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (3.88%) User Experience
4 12 (3.10%) Mobile App
4 12 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (3.10%) Data Centre
5 11 (2.84%) Online Banking
6 10 (2.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 10 (2.58%) Mobile Banking
7 9 (2.33%) DataPower
8 8 (2.07%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 7 (1.81%) SWIFT
10 6 (1.55%) Fixed Income
10 6 (1.55%) Clustering
10 6 (1.55%) Equities
11 5 (1.29%) EMV
11 5 (1.29%) Derivative
11 5 (1.29%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 57 (14.73%) Windows
2 55 (14.21%) Linux
3 47 (12.14%) Solaris
4 6 (1.55%) UNIX
5 3 (0.78%) AIX
5 3 (0.78%) SUSE
5 3 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.52%) Debian
6 2 (0.52%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.52%) CentOS
7 1 (0.26%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (19.64%) TOGAF
3 65 (16.80%) SOA
4 54 (13.95%) Zachman Framework
5 51 (13.18%) Performance Tuning
6 50 (12.92%) Enterprise Architecture
6 50 (12.92%) E-Commerce
7 47 (12.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 43 (11.11%) Benchmarking
9 36 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
10 27 (6.98%) Project Management
10 27 (6.98%) MVC
10 27 (6.98%) Scrum
11 25 (6.46%) TDD
12 23 (5.94%) Open Source
13 20 (5.17%) Analytics
13 20 (5.17%) Technical Architecture
13 20 (5.17%) CRM
14 19 (4.91%) Risk Management
14 19 (4.91%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 106 (27.39%) Java
2 52 (13.44%) JavaScript
3 46 (11.89%) SQL
4 36 (9.30%) C#
5 16 (4.13%) Python
6 9 (2.33%) PHP
7 7 (1.81%) C++
8 5 (1.29%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.78%) Apex Code
9 3 (0.78%) C
9 3 (0.78%) ABAP
9 3 (0.78%) Ruby
10 2 (0.52%) Korn
10 2 (0.52%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.52%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.52%) Perl
10 2 (0.52%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.52%) Jython
11 1 (0.26%) Scala
11 1 (0.26%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 19 (4.91%) Degree
2 4 (1.03%) MCITP
2 4 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.78%) CISSP
3 3 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.52%) MCSE
4 2 (0.52%) CCNP
4 2 (0.52%) CCDA
4 2 (0.52%) CCDP
4 2 (0.52%) CCA
4 2 (0.52%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (0.52%) MCTS
4 2 (0.52%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 2 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.26%) CISM
5 1 (0.26%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.43%) QA
2 4 (1.03%) EMIR
2 4 (1.03%) Dodd-Frank
2 4 (1.03%) MiFID
3 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.26%) COBIT
System Software
1 43 (11.11%) NFS
1 43 (11.11%) SRDF
2 31 (8.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (5.94%) Hyper-V
3 23 (5.94%) Xen
3 23 (5.94%) KVM
4 22 (5.68%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (1.55%) vSphere
6 5 (1.29%) XenApp
6 5 (1.29%) Active Directory
7 4 (1.03%) XenServer
7 4 (1.03%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.78%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 2 (0.52%) VMware Server
9 2 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.52%) Terminal Server
9 2 (0.52%) pfSense
10 1 (0.26%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.26%) vCloud
10 1 (0.26%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (2.33%) Tivoli
2 7 (1.81%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 7 (1.81%) TeamSite
3 4 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.03%) OPNET
4 3 (0.78%) Backup Exec
4 3 (0.78%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (0.52%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.26%) SCCM
6 1 (0.26%) Puppet
6 1 (0.26%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 100 (25.84%) Oracle
2 56 (14.47%) IBM
3 53 (13.70%) Microsoft
4 48 (12.40%) Cisco
4 48 (12.40%) EMC
5 46 (11.89%) NetApp
6 45 (11.63%) Intel
7 37 (9.56%) VMware
8 27 (6.98%) TIBCO
9 22 (5.68%) DataSynapse
9 22 (5.68%) Sybase
10 15 (3.88%) Salesforce.com
11 14 (3.62%) hybris
12 13 (3.36%) SAP
13 11 (2.84%) Citrix
14 9 (2.33%) HP
14 9 (2.33%) Pega
14 9 (2.33%) Facebook
15 7 (1.81%) LogLogic
15 7 (1.81%) Demandware
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum 10% bonus, pension, healthcare and h
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: 50,000- £70,000 + strong benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Coal Intelligent Technology Limited
Salary: Package & Bonus.
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Stott & May
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and 15% bonu
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45 000 - £65 000 (+ superb package!!!)
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Volaris Exec
Salary: £70000 - £125000 per annum + 20% bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 9 days ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 per week + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + package
Posted: 9 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive + benefits + bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 11 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Tectre Limited
Salary: £50,000 - £100,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £62,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago