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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Architecture
Rank 436 430 430
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Architecture 7 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.034% 0.062% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.065% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 11
Average salary £70,000 £80,000 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
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
19689 21521 20964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.94% 95.02% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16229 17194 17286
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Architecture across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Head of Architecture Salary Histogram 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 31 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
Kent - 5 £70,000 - 1
Berkshire +5 1 £97,500 -
Head of Architecture
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 8 (57.14%) Enterprise Architecture
1 8 (57.14%) SDLC
2 7 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 7 (50.00%) SOA
3 6 (42.86%) Degree
4 5 (35.71%) Finance
4 5 (35.71%) Analytics
4 5 (35.71%) Postgraduate
5 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 4 (28.57%) PPP
5 4 (28.57%) Service Management
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) Windows
6 3 (21.43%) HTTP
6 3 (21.43%) CSS
6 3 (21.43%) C#
6 3 (21.43%) HTML
6 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
6 3 (21.43%) .NET
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
6 3 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (21.43%) TypeScript
6 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (21.43%) Scrum
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) ReSharper
6 3 (21.43%) Fiddler

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) PaaS
2 1 (7.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) PPP
2 3 (21.43%) HTTP
3 1 (7.14%) SMTP
3 1 (7.14%) SSL
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
1 3 (21.43%) ReSharper
1 3 (21.43%) Fiddler
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Law
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
1 3 (21.43%) CSS
1 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
1 3 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (7.14%) SOAP
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) EDI
2 1 (7.14%) CGI
2 1 (7.14%) SGML
2 1 (7.14%) VRML
2 1 (7.14%) JSON
2 1 (7.14%) WCF
2 1 (7.14%) HTML5
2 1 (7.14%) CSS3
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Mainframe
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
1 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Enterprise Architecture
1 8 (57.14%) SDLC
2 7 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 7 (50.00%) SOA
3 5 (35.71%) Analytics
4 4 (28.57%) Service Management
5 3 (21.43%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (14.29%) Data Architecture
7 1 (7.14%) Security Architecture
7 1 (7.14%) Software Architecture
7 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
7 1 (7.14%) Business Development
7 1 (7.14%) Matrix Management
7 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
7 1 (7.14%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) C#
1 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
1 3 (21.43%) TypeScript
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 5 (35.71%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Apigee
2 1 (7.14%) Mashery
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
Southampton, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells
AXA
Salary: Salary plus package £70k+
Posted: 24 days ago