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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Architect
Rank 466 480 393
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -87
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 171 174 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.39% 0.36% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.38% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 130 155 219
Average salary £84,500 £82,500 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.42% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,250 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £110,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
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
41415 45452 41396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.27% 93.51% 93.47%
Number of salaries quoted 35104 38228 34621
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 £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 28 July 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 July 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 +22 48 £65,000 -25.71% 5
Uxbridge - 5 £80,000 -
Lead Architect
England

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 224 (52.46%) Finance
2 143 (33.49%) Banking
3 130 (30.44%) Agile Software Development
4 120 (28.10%) Oracle
5 118 (27.63%) Java
6 108 (25.29%) Middleware
7 86 (20.14%) Retail
8 84 (19.67%) TOGAF
9 77 (18.03%) WebSphere
10 73 (17.10%) Apache
11 71 (16.63%) IBM
12 68 (15.93%) JavaScript
13 66 (15.46%) SOA
14 65 (15.22%) SQL
15 64 (14.99%) SQL Server
15 64 (14.99%) Windows
15 64 (14.99%) Linux
16 62 (14.52%) Data Warehouse
16 62 (14.52%) IIS
16 62 (14.52%) Cisco
17 61 (14.29%) Microsoft
17 61 (14.29%) SAN
18 60 (14.05%) EMC
18 60 (14.05%) NetApp
18 60 (14.05%) Solaris
19 59 (13.82%) Tomcat
19 59 (13.82%) HTTP
19 59 (13.82%) Performance Tuning
20 58 (13.58%) Intel
20 58 (13.58%) Oracle HTTP Server

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 77 (18.03%) WebSphere
2 73 (17.10%) Apache
3 62 (14.52%) IIS
4 59 (13.82%) Tomcat
5 58 (13.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 56 (13.11%) Oracle Coherence
7 12 (2.81%) CMS
8 11 (2.58%) WebSphere Application Server
8 11 (2.58%) WebSphere Process Server
9 9 (2.11%) Node.js
10 8 (1.87%) Sitecore CMS
11 6 (1.41%) SharePoint
12 5 (1.17%) Magnolia
13 4 (0.94%) JBoss
14 3 (0.70%) Oracle Workflow
14 3 (0.70%) Drupal
15 2 (0.47%) WordPress
15 2 (0.47%) PegaRULES
15 2 (0.47%) Joomla!
15 2 (0.47%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (3.98%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.17%) MS Office
2 5 (1.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.23%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 30 (7.03%) RMDS
2 11 (2.58%) SAP FI
2 11 (2.58%) SAP FI/CO
2 11 (2.58%) SAP CO
3 5 (1.17%) AWD
4 4 (0.94%) Magento
5 1 (0.23%) Endur
5 1 (0.23%) Findur
5 1 (0.23%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.23%) SAP QM
5 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.15%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.11%) SaaS
3 6 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.94%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.70%) Office 365
6 2 (0.47%) Force.com
6 2 (0.47%) PaaS
6 2 (0.47%) IaaS
7 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 61 (14.29%) SAN
2 59 (13.82%) HTTP
3 58 (13.58%) LAN
3 58 (13.58%) NAS
4 57 (13.35%) WAN
5 56 (13.11%) FCoE
5 56 (13.11%) Fibre Channel
5 56 (13.11%) Multicast
6 26 (6.09%) iSCSI
7 21 (4.92%) Internet
8 7 (1.64%) Firewall
9 3 (0.70%) RFID
10 2 (0.47%) BIG-IP
10 2 (0.47%) Bluetooth
10 2 (0.47%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.47%) VPN
10 2 (0.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 2 (0.47%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 1 (0.23%) Skype
11 1 (0.23%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (14.99%) SQL Server
2 62 (14.52%) Data Warehouse
3 45 (10.54%) DB2
4 35 (8.20%) Hadoop
5 31 (7.26%) HBase
6 19 (4.45%) Big Data
7 15 (3.51%) NoSQL
8 10 (2.34%) MySQL
9 9 (2.11%) Relational Database
9 9 (2.11%) OLAP
10 8 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (1.87%) Amazon Redshift
11 7 (1.64%) MongoDB
12 6 (1.41%) Oracle OLAP
12 6 (1.41%) OLTP
13 5 (1.17%) RDBMS
13 5 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (1.17%) Redis
13 5 (1.17%) Riak
Development Applications
1 11 (2.58%) Git (software)
2 8 (1.87%) Karma Test Runner
3 6 (1.41%) ReSharper
4 5 (1.17%) Maven
5 4 (0.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 4 (0.94%) Axure RP
6 2 (0.47%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.47%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.23%) PowerDesigner
7 1 (0.23%) Subversion
7 1 (0.23%) NUnit
7 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.23%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.23%) MSTest
7 1 (0.23%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.23%) Selenium
7 1 (0.23%) CppUnit
General
1 224 (52.46%) Finance
2 143 (33.49%) Banking
3 86 (20.14%) Retail
4 26 (6.09%) Investment Banking
5 18 (4.22%) Corporate Banking
6 16 (3.75%) Marketing
7 11 (2.58%) Retail Banking
8 10 (2.34%) Telecoms
8 10 (2.34%) Back Office
9 9 (2.11%) Financial Institution
9 9 (2.11%) Legal
10 4 (0.94%) Publishing
10 4 (0.94%) Games
11 3 (0.70%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.47%) Electronics
13 1 (0.23%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.23%) Billing
13 1 (0.23%) Advertising
13 1 (0.23%) Front Office
13 1 (0.23%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (25.29%) Middleware
2 49 (11.48%) HTML
3 48 (11.24%) XML
4 46 (10.77%) .NET
5 37 (8.67%) Web Services
6 33 (7.73%) XSLT
7 32 (7.49%) Oracle Fusion
8 30 (7.03%) Rendezvous
8 30 (7.03%) Ultra Messaging
9 27 (6.32%) REST
10 20 (4.68%) AngularJS
11 19 (4.45%) CSS
12 18 (4.22%) ASP.NET Web API
13 16 (3.75%) ASP.NET
13 16 (3.75%) J2EE
14 14 (3.28%) jQuery
15 13 (3.04%) WCF
16 11 (2.58%) Spring
16 11 (2.58%) ASP.NET MVC
16 11 (2.58%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 36 (8.43%) Mainframe
2 30 (7.03%) Data Integration
3 18 (4.22%) User Experience
4 17 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (3.28%) Mobile Banking
5 14 (3.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 13 (3.04%) Online Banking
6 13 (3.04%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (2.58%) DataPower
8 10 (2.34%) Mobile App
9 9 (2.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 9 (2.11%) Management Information System
9 9 (2.11%) Clustering
10 7 (1.64%) SWIFT
11 6 (1.41%) Data Centre
12 5 (1.17%) Mobile Payment
12 5 (1.17%) Fixed Income
12 5 (1.17%) Equities
13 4 (0.94%) Derivative
14 3 (0.70%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 64 (14.99%) Windows
1 64 (14.99%) Linux
2 60 (14.05%) Solaris
3 6 (1.41%) UNIX
4 3 (0.70%) AIX
4 3 (0.70%) SUSE
4 3 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.47%) CentOS
5 2 (0.47%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.47%) Debian
5 2 (0.47%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.23%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (30.44%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (19.67%) TOGAF
3 66 (15.46%) SOA
4 59 (13.82%) Performance Tuning
5 58 (13.58%) Zachman Framework
6 57 (13.35%) E-Commerce
7 56 (13.11%) Benchmarking
8 49 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
9 44 (10.30%) Enterprise Architecture
10 42 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
11 40 (9.37%) TDD
12 37 (8.67%) Scrum
13 29 (6.79%) MVC
14 28 (6.56%) Open Source
15 27 (6.32%) Project Management
16 26 (6.09%) Risk Management
17 24 (5.62%) Analytics
18 23 (5.39%) Data Modelling
18 23 (5.39%) Mentoring
19 21 (4.92%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 118 (27.63%) Java
2 68 (15.93%) JavaScript
3 65 (15.22%) SQL
4 46 (10.77%) C#
5 18 (4.22%) Python
6 9 (2.11%) PHP
7 6 (1.41%) Ruby
7 6 (1.41%) C++
8 5 (1.17%) ABAP
9 4 (0.94%) Groovy
10 3 (0.70%) Apex Code
11 2 (0.47%) Korn
11 2 (0.47%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.47%) R
11 2 (0.47%) Jython
11 2 (0.47%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.47%) COBOL
11 2 (0.47%) C
11 2 (0.47%) Perl
12 1 (0.23%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 20 (4.68%) Degree
2 4 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.70%) CISSP
3 3 (0.70%) CCNP
3 3 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (0.70%) MCITP
4 2 (0.47%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.47%) CCDA
4 2 (0.47%) CCDP
4 2 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.47%) MCSE
5 1 (0.23%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.23%) CCVP
5 1 (0.23%) CISM
5 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certified Master
5 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 1 (0.23%) MCTS
5 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.85%) QA
2 6 (1.41%) EMIR
3 4 (0.94%) MiFID
3 4 (0.94%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.23%) COBIT
4 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 56 (13.11%) NFS
1 56 (13.11%) SRDF
2 36 (8.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (7.03%) Oracle RAC
4 28 (6.56%) Xen
4 28 (6.56%) Hyper-V
4 28 (6.56%) KVM
5 4 (0.94%) vSphere
5 4 (0.94%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.70%) XenApp
7 2 (0.47%) VMware Server
7 2 (0.47%) XenServer
7 2 (0.47%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.47%) pfSense
8 1 (0.23%) HDFS
8 1 (0.23%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.23%) vCloud
8 1 (0.23%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 10 (2.34%) Tivoli
2 9 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (2.11%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 9 (2.11%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.23%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.23%) Puppet
3 1 (0.23%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 120 (28.10%) Oracle
2 71 (16.63%) IBM
3 62 (14.52%) Cisco
4 61 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 60 (14.05%) EMC
5 60 (14.05%) NetApp
6 58 (13.58%) Intel
7 40 (9.37%) VMware
8 31 (7.26%) TIBCO
9 30 (7.03%) Sybase
9 30 (7.03%) DataSynapse
10 21 (4.92%) SAP
11 17 (3.98%) Salesforce.com
12 14 (3.28%) Facebook
13 12 (2.81%) Google
13 12 (2.81%) hybris
13 12 (2.81%) HP
14 10 (2.34%) Demandware
15 9 (2.11%) LogLogic
16 8 (1.87%) Sitecore
West London
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £76000 - £80000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £90,000 to £110,000 per annum Benefits & Bonus on top
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum Up to £90k + Car Allowance, Excellen
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + car + bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago