The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Architect 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 Lead Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Architect
Rank 380 369 386
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 60 57 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.27% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.28% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 37 43 44
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
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 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
20812 20072 21481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.58% 95.02% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16304 16603 18379
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Lead Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Lead Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Lead Architect
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Lead Architect Salary Trend in the South East

Lead Architect
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Architect across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Lead Architect Salary Histogram in the South East

Lead Architect
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 Lead Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 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
(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 +3 26 £75,000 +36.36% 2
Surrey +1 16 £67,500 -3.57% 3
Berkshire +8 13 £90,000 +9.09% 1
West Sussex -12 3 £70,000 +218.18%
Oxfordshire +5 1 £75,000 +22.44%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £90,000 -
Lead Architect
England

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 26 (27.08%) Oracle
2 23 (23.96%) .NET
2 23 (23.96%) TOGAF
3 21 (21.88%) HTML
3 21 (21.88%) Microsoft
4 19 (19.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (17.71%) Finance
6 17 (17.71%) Scrum
6 17 (17.71%) JavaScript
7 16 (16.67%) jQuery
8 14 (14.58%) Mentoring
8 14 (14.58%) SQL Server
8 14 (14.58%) MCSE
8 14 (14.58%) MS Excel
9 13 (13.54%) C#
9 13 (13.54%) TDD
9 13 (13.54%) Enterprise Architecture
10 12 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
10 12 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (12.50%) HTML5
10 12 (12.50%) Twitter
10 12 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (12.50%) Visual Studio
10 12 (12.50%) ASP.NET
11 11 (11.46%) Information Security
11 11 (11.46%) Oracle Applications
12 10 (10.42%) VMware
12 10 (10.42%) Retail

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 8 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.04%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.04%) IIS
2 1 (1.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (14.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.04%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (11.46%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (5.21%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (2.08%) CSG Singleview
4 1 (1.04%) SAP HCM
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.04%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.13%) RTP
2 2 (2.08%) Firewall
3 1 (1.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.58%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (4.17%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.17%) MySQL
3 4 (4.17%) Big Data
4 3 (3.13%) QlikView
4 3 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.04%) DataStage
6 1 (1.04%) Essbase
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Navigator
6 1 (1.04%) DB2
6 1 (1.04%) OLAP
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (1.04%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.04%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.04%) ERwin
2 1 (1.04%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 17 (17.71%) Finance
2 10 (10.42%) Retail
3 7 (7.29%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.21%) Billing
5 4 (4.17%) Banking
6 1 (1.04%) Local Government
6 1 (1.04%) Marketing
6 1 (1.04%) Electronics
6 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.04%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (23.96%) .NET
2 21 (21.88%) HTML
3 16 (16.67%) jQuery
4 12 (12.50%) HTML5
4 12 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 12 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 8 (8.33%) CSS
6 6 (6.25%) J2EE
7 4 (4.17%) LAMP
8 3 (3.13%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (2.08%) Middleware
9 2 (2.08%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.08%) Web Services
10 1 (1.04%) XML
10 1 (1.04%) XHTML
10 1 (1.04%) OpenGL
10 1 (1.04%) SOAP
10 1 (1.04%) Java EE
10 1 (1.04%) Hibernate
10 1 (1.04%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.13%) User Experience
2 3 (3.13%) Statistics
3 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.04%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.04%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.04%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.04%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.04%) Chemistry
4 1 (1.04%) DTV
4 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.13%) Windows
1 3 (3.13%) Linux
2 2 (2.08%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.04%) UNIX
3 1 (1.04%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.04%) Mac OS
3 1 (1.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.96%) TOGAF
2 18 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (17.71%) Scrum
4 14 (14.58%) Mentoring
5 13 (13.54%) TDD
5 13 (13.54%) Enterprise Architecture
6 12 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
7 11 (11.46%) Information Security
8 9 (9.38%) SOA
8 9 (9.38%) Technical Architecture
9 8 (8.33%) Coaching
9 8 (8.33%) Business Transformation
10 6 (6.25%) Project Management
10 6 (6.25%) CRM
10 6 (6.25%) ERP
11 5 (5.21%) Data Modelling
11 5 (5.21%) ITIL
11 5 (5.21%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (5.21%) Zachman Framework
11 5 (5.21%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.71%) JavaScript
2 13 (13.54%) C#
3 10 (10.42%) Java
4 5 (5.21%) SQL
5 4 (4.17%) C++
5 4 (4.17%) PHP
6 1 (1.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (19.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (14.58%) MCSE
3 9 (9.38%) Security Cleared
4 7 (7.29%) SC Cleared
5 4 (4.17%) Degree
6 3 (3.13%) CCNP
6 3 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.08%) CCNA
8 1 (1.04%) CISSP
8 1 (1.04%) CCIE
8 1 (1.04%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.08%) COBIT
1 2 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 9 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.21%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (27.08%) Oracle
2 21 (21.88%) Microsoft
3 12 (12.50%) Twitter
4 10 (10.42%) VMware
5 7 (7.29%) SAP
6 5 (5.21%) Citrix
7 3 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (3.13%) Cisco
8 2 (2.08%) HP
8 2 (2.08%) Intel
8 2 (2.08%) Business Objects
8 2 (2.08%) Siebel
8 2 (2.08%) IronPort
9 1 (1.04%) Tieto
9 1 (1.04%) Teradata
9 1 (1.04%) Hyperion
9 1 (1.04%) Informatica
9 1 (1.04%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (1.04%) Cognos
9 1 (1.04%) IBM
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