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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Architect
Rank 386 372 392
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 55 79 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.36% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.38% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 37 65 32
Average salary £70,000 £75,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £43,200
10% offered a salary of more than £75,250 £90,000 £82,250
UK excluding London average salary £66,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +16.66%
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
20849 20546 22294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.41% 94.88% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16807 16500 19440
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +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 £62,500
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 19 December 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 December 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 -25 18 £72,500 +20.83%
Surrey -20 15 £62,500 -16.66% 1
Berkshire +1 8 £66,250 -26.38% 1
East Sussex -10 6 £60,000 - 1
West Sussex +1 5 £70,000 +16.66%
Buckinghamshire +5 2 £68,750 +37.50% 1
Kent -3 1 £75,000 -
Lead Architect
England

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 37 (32.17%) TOGAF
2 34 (29.57%) Oracle
3 31 (26.96%) Enterprise Architecture
4 28 (24.35%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (22.61%) Scrum
6 24 (20.87%) HTML
7 21 (18.26%) .NET
7 21 (18.26%) SQL Server
8 20 (17.39%) Microsoft
8 20 (17.39%) Java
9 18 (15.65%) MS Excel
10 17 (14.78%) Business Transformation
10 17 (14.78%) Retail
11 16 (13.91%) Oracle Applications
11 16 (13.91%) MySQL
12 15 (13.04%) Mentoring
12 15 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
12 15 (13.04%) Finance
12 15 (13.04%) CSS
13 14 (12.17%) JavaScript
13 14 (12.17%) SAP
14 13 (11.30%) E-Commerce
14 13 (11.30%) jQuery
15 12 (10.43%) HTML5
15 12 (10.43%) SQL
15 12 (10.43%) MCSE
16 11 (9.57%) C#
16 11 (9.57%) TDD
16 11 (9.57%) Telecoms
17 10 (8.70%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 7 (6.09%) JBoss
2 5 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.74%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.87%) IIS
4 1 (0.87%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 18 (15.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (13.91%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (3.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.74%) CSG Singleview
3 2 (1.74%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.74%) SAP HCM
3 2 (1.74%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle SCM
4 1 (0.87%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.87%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.87%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.61%) RTP
2 2 (1.74%) Firewall
3 1 (0.87%) Network Security
3 1 (0.87%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.26%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.91%) MySQL
3 9 (7.83%) NoSQL
3 9 (7.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (7.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (6.09%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (4.35%) QlikView
6 3 (2.61%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.74%) Big Data
7 2 (1.74%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (1.74%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.74%) SAP BW
7 2 (1.74%) SAP BI
8 1 (0.87%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (7.83%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.87%) Subversion
General
1 17 (14.78%) Retail
2 15 (13.04%) Finance
3 11 (9.57%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.35%) Banking
5 4 (3.48%) Aerospace
5 4 (3.48%) Billing
6 1 (0.87%) Local Government
6 1 (0.87%) Marketing
6 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.87%) Publishing
6 1 (0.87%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (20.87%) HTML
2 21 (18.26%) .NET
3 15 (13.04%) CSS
4 13 (11.30%) jQuery
5 12 (10.43%) HTML5
6 10 (8.70%) ASP.NET
7 9 (7.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (6.96%) Hibernate
8 8 (6.96%) J2EE
8 8 (6.96%) Web Services
9 7 (6.09%) JBoss Seam
10 6 (5.22%) Middleware
11 4 (3.48%) LAMP
11 4 (3.48%) Oracle Fusion
12 3 (2.61%) CSS3
13 2 (1.74%) RESTful
14 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET MVC
14 1 (0.87%) SAP PI
14 1 (0.87%) Cocoa
14 1 (0.87%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.96%) Enterprise Software
1 8 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.35%) User Experience
2 5 (4.35%) Statistics
3 3 (2.61%) NHS
4 2 (1.74%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.87%) DTV
5 1 (0.87%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.87%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.87%) Chemistry
5 1 (0.87%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.87%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.87%) Social Media
5 1 (0.87%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.35%) Windows
2 3 (2.61%) Linux
2 3 (2.61%) UNIX
3 2 (1.74%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.87%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.87%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.87%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (32.17%) TOGAF
2 31 (26.96%) Enterprise Architecture
3 28 (24.35%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (22.61%) Scrum
5 17 (14.78%) Business Transformation
6 15 (13.04%) Mentoring
7 13 (11.30%) E-Commerce
8 11 (9.57%) TDD
9 10 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (8.70%) Analytics
9 10 (8.70%) Project Planning
10 9 (7.83%) Requirements Analysis
10 9 (7.83%) Zachman Framework
10 9 (7.83%) Coaching
11 8 (6.96%) Line Management
11 8 (6.96%) SOA
12 7 (6.09%) Information Security
12 7 (6.09%) Project Management
12 7 (6.09%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (6.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (17.39%) Java
2 14 (12.17%) JavaScript
3 12 (10.43%) SQL
4 11 (9.57%) C#
5 9 (7.83%) PHP
6 4 (3.48%) C++
7 2 (1.74%) Python
7 2 (1.74%) Ruby
8 1 (0.87%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (10.43%) MCSE
3 7 (6.09%) Degree
4 4 (3.48%) CCNP
4 4 (3.48%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.48%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.61%) CCNA
5 3 (2.61%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.87%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.61%) QA
2 2 (1.74%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.61%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.74%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.87%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (29.57%) Oracle
2 20 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 14 (12.17%) SAP
4 9 (7.83%) Twitter
5 7 (6.09%) VMware
6 5 (4.35%) Business Objects
7 4 (3.48%) Cisco
7 4 (3.48%) Citrix
8 3 (2.61%) Intel
9 2 (1.74%) IronPort
9 2 (1.74%) Tieto
9 2 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.74%) HP
9 2 (1.74%) Siebel
10 1 (0.87%) IBM
10 1 (0.87%) Remedy
10 1 (0.87%) Primavera
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