The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Architect
Rank 151 143 130
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 3 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.12% 0.24% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.26% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 1
Average salary £91,250 £90,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Lead Architect
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2411 2333 1967
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.70% 92.29% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1555 1768 1674
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Lead Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Lead Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Lead Architect
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Lead Architect Salary Trend in Reading

Lead Architect
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Architect across the Reading region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Lead Architect Salary Histogram in Reading

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 8 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (43.75%) Finance
3 4 (25.00%) Aerospace
3 4 (25.00%) Line Management
3 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (25.00%) Coaching
3 4 (25.00%) Matrix Management
3 4 (25.00%) Banking
3 4 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) Degree
5 2 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle
5 2 (12.50%) SAP
5 2 (12.50%) Tieto
6 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco
6 1 (6.25%) IBM
6 1 (6.25%) CCIE
6 1 (6.25%) CCNP
6 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (6.25%) EAM
6 1 (6.25%) Primavera
6 1 (6.25%) Business Objects
6 1 (6.25%) Maximo
6 1 (6.25%) Chemistry
6 1 (6.25%) Network Design
6 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
6 1 (6.25%) Data Management

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (6.25%) SAP HCM
2 1 (6.25%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
1 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
General
1 8 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (43.75%) Finance
3 4 (25.00%) Aerospace
3 4 (25.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Chemistry
1 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) TOGAF
1 4 (25.00%) Matrix Management
1 4 (25.00%) Line Management
1 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (25.00%) Coaching
2 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Network Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) Analytics
3 1 (6.25%) Network Design
3 1 (6.25%) EAM
3 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
3 1 (6.25%) Data Management
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) CCIE
2 1 (6.25%) CCNP
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) SAP
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
1 2 (12.50%) Tieto
2 1 (6.25%) Business Objects
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) Primavera