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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Architect
Rank 438 463 400
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -63
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 193 187 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.44% 0.38% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.41% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 150 160 206
Average salary £85,000 £81,750 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £110,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £66,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
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 45734 41231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.31% 93.62% 93.71%
Number of salaries quoted 34905 38449 34713
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 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 6 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 +42 52 £56,250 -33.82% 3
Uxbridge - 6 £80,000 -
Lead Architect
England

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 237 (52.90%) Finance
2 148 (33.04%) Banking
3 141 (31.47%) Agile Software Development
4 127 (28.35%) Oracle
5 125 (27.90%) Java
6 103 (22.99%) Middleware
7 95 (21.21%) TOGAF
8 87 (19.42%) Retail
9 81 (18.08%) WebSphere
10 78 (17.41%) JavaScript
11 74 (16.52%) Apache
12 72 (16.07%) SQL
13 71 (15.85%) SOA
13 71 (15.85%) IBM
14 70 (15.63%) Windows
15 67 (14.96%) E-Commerce
15 67 (14.96%) Microsoft
16 66 (14.73%) Linux
16 66 (14.73%) SQL Server
16 66 (14.73%) IIS
17 64 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
18 63 (14.06%) Cisco
19 62 (13.84%) SAN
19 62 (13.84%) Solaris
19 62 (13.84%) Tomcat
20 61 (13.62%) NetApp
21 60 (13.39%) EMC
21 60 (13.39%) Data Warehouse
21 60 (13.39%) HTTP
22 59 (13.17%) Oracle HTTP Server

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 81 (18.08%) WebSphere
2 74 (16.52%) Apache
3 66 (14.73%) IIS
4 62 (13.84%) Tomcat
5 59 (13.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 57 (12.72%) Oracle Coherence
7 14 (3.13%) WebSphere Process Server
7 14 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
8 12 (2.68%) Node.js
9 10 (2.23%) CMS
10 8 (1.79%) Sitecore CMS
11 6 (1.34%) SharePoint
12 5 (1.12%) Magnolia
13 4 (0.89%) JBoss
14 3 (0.67%) Oracle Workflow
14 3 (0.67%) Commerce Server
15 2 (0.45%) Drupal
15 2 (0.45%) WordPress
15 2 (0.45%) OpenStack
15 2 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 20 (4.46%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.12%) MS Visio
2 5 (1.12%) MS Office
3 1 (0.22%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 31 (6.92%) RMDS
2 16 (3.57%) SAP FI
2 16 (3.57%) SAP FI/CO
2 16 (3.57%) SAP CO
3 5 (1.12%) AWD
4 4 (0.89%) Magento
5 3 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.22%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.22%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.22%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.22%) Endur
6 1 (0.22%) Findur
6 1 (0.22%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 29 (6.47%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.90%) SaaS
3 6 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.89%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.45%) Force.com
5 2 (0.45%) PaaS
5 2 (0.45%) Office 365
5 2 (0.45%) IaaS
6 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 62 (13.84%) SAN
2 60 (13.39%) HTTP
3 58 (12.95%) LAN
3 58 (12.95%) NAS
4 57 (12.72%) FCoE
4 57 (12.72%) Fibre Channel
4 57 (12.72%) WAN
4 57 (12.72%) Multicast
5 27 (6.03%) Internet
6 26 (5.80%) iSCSI
7 6 (1.34%) Firewall
8 3 (0.67%) RFID
9 2 (0.45%) BIG-IP
9 2 (0.45%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.45%) Bluetooth
9 2 (0.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (0.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 1 (0.22%) VPN
10 1 (0.22%) FTP
10 1 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (14.73%) SQL Server
2 60 (13.39%) Data Warehouse
3 48 (10.71%) DB2
4 37 (8.26%) Hadoop
5 32 (7.14%) HBase
6 26 (5.80%) Big Data
7 18 (4.02%) NoSQL
8 11 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (2.46%) MySQL
9 10 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (2.23%) Amazon Redshift
10 9 (2.01%) OLAP
11 7 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (1.56%) MongoDB
11 7 (1.56%) Relational Database
12 6 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (1.34%) Oracle OLAP
12 6 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (1.34%) OLTP
13 5 (1.12%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 13 (2.90%) Git (software)
2 10 (2.23%) Karma Test Runner
3 9 (2.01%) ReSharper
4 5 (1.12%) Maven
5 4 (0.89%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 4 (0.89%) Axure RP
6 2 (0.45%) Subversion
7 1 (0.22%) NUnit
7 1 (0.22%) JIRA
7 1 (0.22%) Selenium
7 1 (0.22%) CppUnit
7 1 (0.22%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.22%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.22%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.22%) MSTest
7 1 (0.22%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 237 (52.90%) Finance
2 148 (33.04%) Banking
3 87 (19.42%) Retail
4 30 (6.70%) Investment Banking
5 18 (4.02%) Marketing
6 15 (3.35%) Corporate Banking
7 14 (3.13%) Back Office
8 13 (2.90%) Telecoms
9 11 (2.46%) Retail Banking
10 9 (2.01%) Legal
11 8 (1.79%) Financial Institution
12 5 (1.12%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.89%) Electronics
13 4 (0.89%) Publishing
14 3 (0.67%) Games
15 1 (0.22%) Billing
15 1 (0.22%) General Ledger
15 1 (0.22%) Local Government
15 1 (0.22%) Front Office
15 1 (0.22%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (22.99%) Middleware
2 58 (12.95%) XML
3 56 (12.50%) HTML
4 53 (11.83%) .NET
5 51 (11.38%) Web Services
6 34 (7.59%) XSLT
6 34 (7.59%) REST
7 32 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
8 31 (6.92%) Ultra Messaging
8 31 (6.92%) Rendezvous
9 25 (5.58%) CSS
10 24 (5.36%) AngularJS
11 19 (4.24%) jQuery
12 18 (4.02%) ASP.NET Web API
13 16 (3.57%) RESTful
13 16 (3.57%) J2EE
13 16 (3.57%) ASP.NET
14 14 (3.13%) KnockoutJS
15 13 (2.90%) Spring
15 13 (2.90%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 38 (8.48%) Mainframe
2 31 (6.92%) Data Integration
3 22 (4.91%) User Experience
4 18 (4.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 17 (3.79%) Mobile Banking
6 16 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (3.57%) Online Banking
7 15 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (3.13%) DataPower
9 12 (2.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 10 (2.23%) Mobile App
10 10 (2.23%) Management Information System
11 9 (2.01%) Clustering
12 7 (1.56%) SWIFT
13 5 (1.12%) Mobile Payment
14 4 (0.89%) FMCG
14 4 (0.89%) Data Centre
15 3 (0.67%) Machine to Machine
15 3 (0.67%) Equities
15 3 (0.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 70 (15.63%) Windows
2 66 (14.73%) Linux
3 62 (13.84%) Solaris
4 7 (1.56%) UNIX
5 3 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.67%) CoreOS
6 2 (0.45%) CentOS
6 2 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.45%) AIX
6 2 (0.45%) SUSE
6 2 (0.45%) Debian
6 2 (0.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (31.47%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (21.21%) TOGAF
3 71 (15.85%) SOA
4 67 (14.96%) E-Commerce
5 64 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
6 59 (13.17%) Performance Tuning
7 57 (12.72%) Benchmarking
8 51 (11.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 50 (11.16%) TDD
9 50 (11.16%) Enterprise Architecture
10 48 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
11 46 (10.27%) Scrum
12 30 (6.70%) MVC
12 30 (6.70%) Project Management
13 29 (6.47%) Mentoring
14 28 (6.25%) Open Source
15 27 (6.03%) Risk Management
16 25 (5.58%) BDD
16 25 (5.58%) Analytics
17 22 (4.91%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 125 (27.90%) Java
2 78 (17.41%) JavaScript
3 72 (16.07%) SQL
4 52 (11.61%) C#
5 23 (5.13%) Python
6 11 (2.46%) PHP
7 10 (2.23%) Ruby
8 7 (1.56%) ABAP
9 5 (1.12%) Groovy
9 5 (1.12%) C++
10 3 (0.67%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.45%) R
11 2 (0.45%) Scala
11 2 (0.45%) Apex Code
11 2 (0.45%) Jython
11 2 (0.45%) COBOL
11 2 (0.45%) Perl
11 2 (0.45%) Korn
11 2 (0.45%) C
11 2 (0.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (5.36%) Degree
2 4 (0.89%) CISSP
3 3 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.67%) CCNP
3 3 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (0.45%) MCITP
4 2 (0.45%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.45%) CISM
4 2 (0.45%) CCDA
4 2 (0.45%) CCDP
5 1 (0.22%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.22%) MCSE
5 1 (0.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.03%) QA
2 6 (1.34%) EMIR
3 4 (0.89%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (0.89%) MiFID
4 2 (0.45%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.45%) COBIT
System Software
1 57 (12.72%) NFS
1 57 (12.72%) SRDF
2 37 (8.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (6.92%) Oracle RAC
4 29 (6.47%) Hyper-V
5 28 (6.25%) KVM
5 28 (6.25%) Xen
6 5 (1.12%) Active Directory
7 4 (0.89%) vSphere
8 3 (0.67%) Docker
8 3 (0.67%) XenApp
9 2 (0.45%) XenServer
9 2 (0.45%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.45%) VMware Server
9 2 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.45%) pfSense
10 1 (0.22%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (0.22%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 12 (2.68%) TeamSite
1 12 (2.68%) Tivoli
1 12 (2.68%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 10 (2.23%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.45%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.22%) OpenView
4 1 (0.22%) Nagios
4 1 (0.22%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.22%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 127 (28.35%) Oracle
2 71 (15.85%) IBM
3 67 (14.96%) Microsoft
4 63 (14.06%) Cisco
5 61 (13.62%) NetApp
6 60 (13.39%) EMC
7 59 (13.17%) Intel
8 44 (9.82%) VMware
9 32 (7.14%) TIBCO
10 31 (6.92%) DataSynapse
10 31 (6.92%) Sybase
11 30 (6.70%) SAP
12 21 (4.69%) Salesforce.com
13 16 (3.57%) Facebook
14 15 (3.35%) HP
15 14 (3.13%) Google
16 12 (2.68%) hybris
16 12 (2.68%) LogLogic
17 10 (2.23%) Demandware
18 8 (1.79%) Sitecore
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45k - £70k plus competitive package
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum 10% bonus, pension, healthcare and h
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £800000000 - £950000000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45 000 - £65 000 (+ superb package!!!)
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £70,000 + strong benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, car allowance and benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum Negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Kuoni Travel Ltd
Salary: Extremely Competitive Salary
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 25 days ago