The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Architecture role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of Architecture in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Architecture
Rank 444 475 470
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Architecture 4 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.021% 0.033% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.034% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 6
Average salary £100,500 £81,250 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.69% +1.56%
UK excluding London average salary £95,000 £77,500 £74,000
% change year-on-year
+22.58% +4.72%
Head of Architecture
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18695 20824 22782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.78% 96.96% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 15910 16682 18189
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Head of Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Head of Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Head of Architecture
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Architecture across the South East region.

Head of Architecture Salary Trend in the South East

Head of Architecture
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Architecture within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
Hampshire +19 2 - -
Kent -12 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £100,500 -
Head of Architecture
England

Head of Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Head of Architecture 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 Head of Architecture in their job title.

1 13 (59.09%) TOGAF
2 12 (54.55%) Degree
3 10 (45.45%) Computer Science
3 10 (45.45%) Finance
4 8 (36.36%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (27.27%) Data Architecture
6 5 (22.73%) Big Data
6 5 (22.73%) Mobile App
6 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
6 5 (22.73%) Smart Meter
6 5 (22.73%) Software Architecture
6 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (22.73%) Strategic Planning
6 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (22.73%) Manufacturing
6 5 (22.73%) C#
6 5 (22.73%) C++
6 5 (22.73%) Financial Institution
6 5 (22.73%) .NET
7 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (18.18%) Network Architecture
8 3 (13.64%) Drools
8 3 (13.64%) hybris
8 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
8 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
8 3 (13.64%) OpenVMS
8 3 (13.64%) webMethods
8 3 (13.64%) Java
9 2 (9.09%) Network Security
9 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement

Head of Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Head of Architecture 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 Head of Architecture in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Big Data
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Financial Institution
2 5 (22.73%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) Drools
3 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
2 5 (22.73%) Mobile App
2 5 (22.73%) Smart Meter
3 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.55%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) TOGAF
2 8 (36.36%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (27.27%) Data Architecture
4 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (22.73%) Software Architecture
4 5 (22.73%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (18.18%) Network Architecture
5 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
7 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (9.09%) SDLC
8 1 (4.55%) Data Migration
8 1 (4.55%) Information Architecture
8 1 (4.55%) Migration
8 1 (4.55%) Security Management
8 1 (4.55%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) C#
1 5 (22.73%) C++
2 3 (13.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) hybris
1 3 (13.64%) webMethods