The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Technical Architect
Rank 619 613 600
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Technical Architect 10 11 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.021% 0.025% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.026% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 32
Average salary £61,250 £64,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.29% -5.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,850 £55,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,750 £66,250 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Lead Technical 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
43577 41676 47883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.38% 93.50% 94.60%
Number of salaries quoted 36395 35004 41511
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Lead Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lead Technical Architect in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Lead Technical Architect
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Technical Architect across the London region.

Lead Technical Architect Salary Trend in London

Lead Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Technical Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Lead Technical Architect Salary Histogram in London

Lead Technical 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 Technical Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. 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
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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 +4 2 £82,500 +28.90%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £60,000 -
Surbiton - 1 £60,000 -
Lead Technical Architect
England

Lead Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Lead Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title.

1 15 (62.50%) Java
2 11 (45.83%) HTML
3 9 (37.50%) C#
4 7 (29.17%) Objective-C
4 7 (29.17%) Silverlight
4 7 (29.17%) Android
4 7 (29.17%) HTML5
4 7 (29.17%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (29.17%) Xbox
5 5 (20.83%) Spring
5 5 (20.83%) SQL
5 5 (20.83%) .NET
5 5 (20.83%) SOAP
5 5 (20.83%) Web Services
5 5 (20.83%) OO
5 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
6 4 (16.67%) Adobe
6 4 (16.67%) Finance
6 4 (16.67%) XHTML
6 4 (16.67%) Eclipse
6 4 (16.67%) CSS
6 4 (16.67%) JSP
6 4 (16.67%) Oracle
6 4 (16.67%) J2EE
6 4 (16.67%) Banking
6 4 (16.67%) LiveCycle
6 4 (16.67%) Adobe CQ
6 4 (16.67%) jQuery
7 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Selenium

Lead Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Lead Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.67%) LiveCycle
1 4 (16.67%) Adobe CQ
2 3 (12.50%) Apache
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.17%) Apache Solr
4 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.17%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (4.17%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) MPLS
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (4.17%) Network Security
2 1 (4.17%) NetScaler
2 1 (4.17%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 3 (12.50%) Selenium
2 3 (12.50%) Mockito
3 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (16.67%) Banking
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) French Language
2 2 (8.33%) German Language
2 2 (8.33%) Italian Language
3 1 (4.17%) Advertising
3 1 (4.17%) Games
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Multimedia
3 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) HTML
2 7 (29.17%) Silverlight
2 7 (29.17%) HTML5
3 5 (20.83%) Spring
3 5 (20.83%) .NET
3 5 (20.83%) SOAP
3 5 (20.83%) Web Services
4 4 (16.67%) XHTML
4 4 (16.67%) J2EE
4 4 (16.67%) CSS
4 4 (16.67%) JSP
4 4 (16.67%) jQuery
5 3 (12.50%) Java EE
6 2 (8.33%) WPF
6 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (8.33%) REST
6 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
6 2 (8.33%) Middleware
7 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (29.17%) Xbox
2 2 (8.33%) SWIFT
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Android
2 3 (12.50%) Windows
3 2 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) OO
2 3 (12.50%) OOP
2 3 (12.50%) MVC
2 3 (12.50%) Scrum
2 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (12.50%) TDD
2 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
2 3 (12.50%) BDD
3 2 (8.33%) Web Application Development
3 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (8.33%) Information Security
3 2 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (8.33%) OOD
3 2 (8.33%) SOA
4 1 (4.17%) Project Management
4 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) Java
2 9 (37.50%) C#
3 7 (29.17%) Objective-C
4 5 (20.83%) SQL
5 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) MCSA
1 1 (4.17%) CCNP
1 1 (4.17%) CCDP
1 1 (4.17%) ISEB
1 1 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (4.17%) CCEE
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) XenApp
2 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Adobe
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) F5
4 1 (4.17%) Meraki
4 1 (4.17%) JBoss
4 1 (4.17%) EMC
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) NetApp
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.17%) Websense