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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Architect
Rank 413 473 424
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -49
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 223 190 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.52% 0.39% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.41% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 176 158 183
Average salary £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £69,250 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £110,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £70,000 £64,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +8.52%
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
40352 45791 40311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.46% 93.79% 93.76%
Number of salaries quoted 34097 38411 33926
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 +76 64 £55,000 -33.33% 7
Uxbridge - 6 £80,000 - 1
Lead Architect
England

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 241 (54.65%) Finance
2 145 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
3 141 (31.97%) Banking
4 129 (29.25%) Oracle
5 123 (27.89%) Java
6 105 (23.81%) TOGAF
7 101 (22.90%) Middleware
8 84 (19.05%) JavaScript
9 79 (17.91%) WebSphere
10 77 (17.46%) SQL
11 76 (17.23%) Apache
11 76 (17.23%) Retail
12 75 (17.01%) SOA
13 73 (16.55%) Zachman Framework
14 69 (15.65%) E-Commerce
14 69 (15.65%) Windows
15 68 (15.42%) Microsoft
16 67 (15.19%) IBM
16 67 (15.19%) SQL Server
17 66 (14.97%) IIS
18 63 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
19 61 (13.83%) Web Services
19 61 (13.83%) XML
19 61 (13.83%) SAN
20 60 (13.61%) Cisco
20 60 (13.61%) Linux
21 59 (13.38%) Tomcat
21 59 (13.38%) EMC
22 58 (13.15%) NetApp
22 58 (13.15%) Solaris

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 79 (17.91%) WebSphere
2 76 (17.23%) Apache
3 66 (14.97%) IIS
4 59 (13.38%) Tomcat
5 56 (12.70%) Oracle Coherence
5 56 (12.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 15 (3.40%) WebSphere Application Server
6 15 (3.40%) WebSphere Process Server
7 10 (2.27%) Node.js
8 7 (1.59%) CMS
9 5 (1.13%) SharePoint
9 5 (1.13%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (1.13%) Magnolia
10 3 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (0.68%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.45%) CICS
11 2 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 24 (5.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.68%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.68%) MS Office
3 1 (0.23%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 31 (7.03%) RMDS
2 18 (4.08%) SAP FI
2 18 (4.08%) SAP FI/CO
2 18 (4.08%) SAP CO
3 3 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.68%) Magento
4 2 (0.45%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.23%) Endur
5 1 (0.23%) Findur
5 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 40 (9.07%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.27%) SaaS
3 7 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.68%) Office 365
5 2 (0.45%) IaaS
5 2 (0.45%) PaaS
5 2 (0.45%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.23%) Force.com
6 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 61 (13.83%) SAN
2 57 (12.93%) LAN
2 57 (12.93%) NAS
3 56 (12.70%) FCoE
3 56 (12.70%) Fibre Channel
3 56 (12.70%) Multicast
3 56 (12.70%) WAN
3 56 (12.70%) HTTP
4 40 (9.07%) Internet
5 25 (5.67%) iSCSI
6 3 (0.68%) Firewall
7 2 (0.45%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.23%) WPA
8 1 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.23%) FTP
8 1 (0.23%) VPN
8 1 (0.23%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.23%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (15.19%) SQL Server
2 63 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 55 (12.47%) DB2
4 38 (8.62%) Hadoop
5 32 (7.26%) HBase
5 32 (7.26%) Big Data
6 19 (4.31%) NoSQL
7 16 (3.63%) MySQL
8 15 (3.40%) PostgreSQL
8 15 (3.40%) Amazon Redshift
9 13 (2.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (2.27%) OLAP
11 8 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (1.59%) OLTP
12 7 (1.59%) Oracle OLAP
12 7 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (1.36%) MongoDB
14 5 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (1.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 15 (3.40%) Karma Test Runner
3 14 (3.17%) ReSharper
4 4 (0.91%) Maven
5 2 (0.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (0.45%) Axure RP
5 2 (0.45%) Subversion
6 1 (0.23%) NUnit
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.23%) Toad
6 1 (0.23%) Selenium
6 1 (0.23%) JIRA
6 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.23%) MSTest
6 1 (0.23%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.23%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.23%) CppUnit
6 1 (0.23%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
General
1 241 (54.65%) Finance
2 141 (31.97%) Banking
3 76 (17.23%) Retail
4 31 (7.03%) Investment Banking
5 17 (3.85%) Back Office
6 15 (3.40%) Marketing
7 14 (3.17%) Retail Banking
7 14 (3.17%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.81%) Corporate Banking
8 8 (1.81%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.91%) Electronics
9 4 (0.91%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.68%) Legal
11 2 (0.45%) Publishing
11 2 (0.45%) Games
12 1 (0.23%) Local Government
12 1 (0.23%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.23%) Billing
12 1 (0.23%) Advertising
12 1 (0.23%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (22.90%) Middleware
2 61 (13.83%) Web Services
2 61 (13.83%) XML
3 56 (12.70%) HTML
4 53 (12.02%) .NET
5 35 (7.94%) REST
6 32 (7.26%) Oracle Fusion
7 31 (7.03%) Ultra Messaging
7 31 (7.03%) Rendezvous
7 31 (7.03%) XSLT
8 28 (6.35%) AngularJS
9 25 (5.67%) CSS
10 23 (5.22%) jQuery
11 18 (4.08%) KnockoutJS
12 17 (3.85%) RESTful
13 15 (3.40%) Spring
13 15 (3.40%) BAPI
13 15 (3.40%) Gherkin
13 15 (3.40%) Django
14 14 (3.17%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 40 (9.07%) Mainframe
2 34 (7.71%) Data Integration
3 25 (5.67%) User Experience
4 21 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 21 (4.76%) Online Banking
5 20 (4.54%) Mobile Banking
6 15 (3.40%) DataPower
6 15 (3.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 13 (2.95%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (2.95%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (2.49%) Mobile App
9 9 (2.04%) Management Information System
10 8 (1.81%) Clustering
11 5 (1.13%) Mobile Payment
11 5 (1.13%) Data Centre
12 4 (0.91%) FMCG
13 3 (0.68%) DTV
13 3 (0.68%) Credit Risk
13 3 (0.68%) Computer Science
13 3 (0.68%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 69 (15.65%) Windows
2 60 (13.61%) Linux
3 58 (13.15%) Solaris
4 4 (0.91%) CoreOS
4 4 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (0.91%) UNIX
5 2 (0.45%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (23.81%) TOGAF
3 75 (17.01%) SOA
4 73 (16.55%) Zachman Framework
5 69 (15.65%) E-Commerce
6 56 (12.70%) Performance Tuning
7 55 (12.47%) Benchmarking
7 55 (12.47%) TDD
7 55 (12.47%) Stakeholder Management
8 54 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
9 52 (11.79%) Scrum
10 47 (10.66%) Enterprise Architecture
11 40 (9.07%) Mentoring
12 34 (7.71%) Project Management
13 32 (7.26%) Open Source
14 28 (6.35%) Analytics
14 28 (6.35%) Line Management
15 27 (6.12%) Risk Management
16 25 (5.67%) MVC
16 25 (5.67%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 123 (27.89%) Java
2 84 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 77 (17.46%) SQL
4 53 (12.02%) C#
5 27 (6.12%) Python
6 11 (2.49%) PHP
6 11 (2.49%) Ruby
7 7 (1.59%) ABAP
8 6 (1.36%) Groovy
9 3 (0.68%) Scala
9 3 (0.68%) R
10 2 (0.45%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.45%) C++
10 2 (0.45%) COBOL
11 1 (0.23%) Perl
11 1 (0.23%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.23%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.23%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.23%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 30 (6.80%) Degree
2 3 (0.68%) CISM
2 3 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (0.68%) CISSP
3 1 (0.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (0.23%) MCSE
3 1 (0.23%) CCNP
3 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.23%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.12%) QA
2 6 (1.36%) EMIR
3 4 (0.91%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (0.91%) MiFID
4 3 (0.68%) COBIT
4 3 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 56 (12.70%) SRDF
1 56 (12.70%) NFS
2 34 (7.71%) Oracle RAC
2 34 (7.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (6.35%) Hyper-V
4 25 (5.67%) Xen
4 25 (5.67%) KVM
5 6 (1.36%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.91%) Docker
6 4 (0.91%) vSphere
7 1 (0.23%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (0.23%) XenApp
7 1 (0.23%) Varnish
7 1 (0.23%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 15 (3.40%) TeamSite
1 15 (3.40%) Tivoli
1 15 (3.40%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 15 (3.40%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.45%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.23%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.23%) OpenView
3 1 (0.23%) Nagios
3 1 (0.23%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 129 (29.25%) Oracle
2 68 (15.42%) Microsoft
3 67 (15.19%) IBM
4 60 (13.61%) Cisco
5 59 (13.38%) EMC
6 58 (13.15%) NetApp
7 56 (12.70%) Intel
8 40 (9.07%) VMware
9 31 (7.03%) TIBCO
9 31 (7.03%) Sybase
9 31 (7.03%) SAP
9 31 (7.03%) DataSynapse
10 26 (5.90%) Salesforce.com
11 22 (4.99%) Facebook
12 18 (4.08%) HP
13 17 (3.85%) Google
14 15 (3.40%) LogLogic
15 10 (2.27%) hybris
16 9 (2.04%) Demandware
17 7 (1.59%) CA
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £75K + £5K Car + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £85000.00 per annum + Car allowance + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50000 - £80000
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £110,000 per annum bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + excellent benefits & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £90,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £85000 - £150000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Zebra People
Posted: 20 days ago