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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Architect
Rank 375 407 415
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 61 48 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.22% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 50 34 20
Average salary £75,000 £70,000 £59,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +18.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,250 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £90,000 £85,500
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
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
19643 21374 20828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.91% 95.00% 95.03%
Number of salaries quoted 16206 17040 17156
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%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 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
Berkshire +19 24 £75,000 +7.14% 1
Hampshire +11 16 £68,750 -1.78% 1
West Sussex -2 6 £66,000 -14.83%
Oxfordshire +11 4 - -
Buckinghamshire +1 4 £48,500 -30.71%
East Sussex - 3 £62,500 -
Middlesex +3 1 £75,000 -11.76%
Surrey -3 1 - -
Kent - 1 £62,500 -
Lead Architect
England

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 53 (46.90%) Finance
2 27 (23.89%) Java
2 27 (23.89%) J2EE
3 26 (23.01%) Salesforce.com
4 25 (22.12%) TOGAF
5 21 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (18.58%) Oracle
5 21 (18.58%) .NET
6 18 (15.93%) Microsoft
7 14 (12.39%) DB2
8 13 (11.50%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (11.50%) Retail
8 13 (11.50%) Systems Analysis
9 12 (10.62%) Mainframe
9 12 (10.62%) Windows
10 11 (9.73%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (9.73%) XML
10 11 (9.73%) ETL
10 11 (9.73%) Scrum
10 11 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (8.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (8.85%) Enterprise Architecture
11 10 (8.85%) ITIL
11 10 (8.85%) Web Services
12 9 (7.96%) SQL Server
12 9 (7.96%) ERP
12 9 (7.96%) Degree
12 9 (7.96%) QA
12 9 (7.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (7.96%) Data Structures

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 (7.08%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.31%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (5.31%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (3.54%) Liferay
4 3 (2.65%) JBoss
4 3 (2.65%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.88%) IIS
5 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (3.54%) MS Excel
1 4 (3.54%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 6 (5.31%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.88%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.88%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.88%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.88%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.42%) SaaS
2 3 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.88%) Force.com
3 1 (0.88%) Office 365
3 1 (0.88%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.65%) WAN
1 3 (2.65%) LAN
2 2 (1.77%) VoIP
2 2 (1.77%) Internet
2 2 (1.77%) MPLS
3 1 (0.88%) SMTP
3 1 (0.88%) HTTP
3 1 (0.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.39%) DB2
2 11 (9.73%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (8.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (7.96%) SQL Server
4 9 (7.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (5.31%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (5.31%) SAP BW
5 6 (5.31%) SAP BI
5 6 (5.31%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 6 (5.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.65%) MySQL
7 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Subversion
2 1 (0.88%) Maven
2 1 (0.88%) ReSharper
2 1 (0.88%) Fiddler
2 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.88%) Hudson
2 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.88%) Grunt
2 1 (0.88%) Ant
2 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 53 (46.90%) Finance
2 13 (11.50%) Retail
3 4 (3.54%) Marketing
4 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.88%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (23.89%) J2EE
2 21 (18.58%) .NET
3 11 (9.73%) XML
4 10 (8.85%) Web Services
5 7 (6.19%) Hibernate
6 6 (5.31%) MDX
6 6 (5.31%) Middleware
7 5 (4.42%) ASP.NET
8 4 (3.54%) Spring
9 3 (2.65%) HTML
9 3 (2.65%) CSS
9 3 (2.65%) JBoss Seam
9 3 (2.65%) HTML5
9 3 (2.65%) CSS3
10 2 (1.77%) REST
10 2 (1.77%) jQuery
10 2 (1.77%) Ajax
10 2 (1.77%) Java EE
10 2 (1.77%) JSON
10 2 (1.77%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.62%) Mainframe
2 11 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.96%) Data Structures
4 4 (3.54%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.54%) NHS
4 4 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.54%) User Experience
5 2 (1.77%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.88%) GIS
6 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.62%) Windows
2 6 (5.31%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (5.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.54%) Linux
4 1 (0.88%) CentOS
4 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (22.12%) TOGAF
2 21 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (11.50%) Systems Analysis
3 13 (11.50%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (9.73%) ETL
4 11 (9.73%) Scrum
5 10 (8.85%) Enterprise Architecture
5 10 (8.85%) ITIL
6 9 (7.96%) ERP
6 9 (7.96%) Line Management
7 8 (7.08%) Project Management
8 7 (6.19%) Mentoring
8 7 (6.19%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (6.19%) SDLC
8 7 (6.19%) Analytics
9 6 (5.31%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (5.31%) Data Management
10 5 (4.42%) SOA
11 4 (3.54%) Information Management
11 4 (3.54%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (23.89%) Java
2 7 (6.19%) C#
3 5 (4.42%) VB.NET
4 4 (3.54%) SQL
5 3 (2.65%) VB
5 3 (2.65%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.65%) VB6
6 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.88%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.88%) R
6 1 (0.88%) TypeScript
6 1 (0.88%) SOQL
6 1 (0.88%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 9 (7.96%) Degree
2 7 (6.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (6.19%) MCSE
3 1 (0.88%) CCNP
3 1 (0.88%) CCNA
3 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.96%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) Puppet
1 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.88%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 26 (23.01%) Salesforce.com
2 21 (18.58%) Oracle
3 18 (15.93%) Microsoft
4 8 (7.08%) SAP
5 7 (6.19%) Intel
6 2 (1.77%) VMware
7 1 (0.88%) CA
7 1 (0.88%) Adobe
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