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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Architect
Rank 391 376 383
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 55 42 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.20% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.21% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 37 30 45
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,450 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £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
21099 20166 21691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.70% 95.08% 95.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16589 16620 18515
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -11 24 £72,500 +31.81% 3
Berkshire +9 13 £90,000 +5.88% 3
Surrey -1 11 £67,500 -6.89% 1
West Sussex -7 2 £71,750 +226.13%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £80,000 -
Middlesex - 2 £85,000 -
Oxfordshire +5 1 £75,000 +42.85%
Lead Architect
England

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 21 (24.14%) Oracle
2 19 (21.84%) Microsoft
2 19 (21.84%) Finance
3 17 (19.54%) .NET
3 17 (19.54%) TOGAF
4 16 (18.39%) HTML
5 14 (16.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (13.79%) JavaScript
7 11 (12.64%) SOA
7 11 (12.64%) jQuery
8 10 (11.49%) Enterprise Architecture
8 10 (11.49%) Java
8 10 (11.49%) Telecoms
8 10 (11.49%) VMware
8 10 (11.49%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (10.34%) Scrum
9 9 (10.34%) Oracle Applications
9 9 (10.34%) MCSE
9 9 (10.34%) MS Excel
9 9 (10.34%) Security Cleared
9 9 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (9.20%) Technical Architecture
10 8 (9.20%) SharePoint
10 8 (9.20%) C#
10 8 (9.20%) SQL Server
10 8 (9.20%) Information Security
10 8 (9.20%) TDD
11 7 (8.05%) Visual Studio
11 7 (8.05%) ASP.NET
11 7 (8.05%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (9.20%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.15%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.15%) IIS
2 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.60%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.45%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (1.15%) MS Office
4 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (10.34%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (5.75%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.30%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.15%) CSG Singleview
4 1 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.15%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.45%) Internet
1 3 (3.45%) 3G
1 3 (3.45%) RTP
1 3 (3.45%) Broadband
2 2 (2.30%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.20%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (8.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (5.75%) Big Data
4 4 (4.60%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.60%) MySQL
5 3 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.15%) Essbase
6 1 (1.15%) DataStage
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.15%) DB2
6 1 (1.15%) OLAP
6 1 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Navigator
6 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.15%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (1.15%) HBase
6 1 (1.15%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (1.15%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (8.05%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.45%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.15%) ERwin
3 1 (1.15%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 19 (21.84%) Finance
2 10 (11.49%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.90%) Retail
4 4 (4.60%) Banking
5 3 (3.45%) Billing
6 1 (1.15%) Electronics
6 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.15%) Publishing
6 1 (1.15%) Marketing
6 1 (1.15%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (19.54%) .NET
2 16 (18.39%) HTML
3 11 (12.64%) jQuery
4 7 (8.05%) ASP.NET
4 7 (8.05%) HTML5
4 7 (8.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (6.90%) J2EE
6 5 (5.75%) CSS
7 4 (4.60%) LAMP
8 2 (2.30%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.30%) Web Services
8 2 (2.30%) Middleware
9 1 (1.15%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.15%) Cocoa
9 1 (1.15%) Spring
9 1 (1.15%) OpenGL
9 1 (1.15%) XML
9 1 (1.15%) SOAP
9 1 (1.15%) XHTML
9 1 (1.15%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
1 3 (3.45%) Smartphone
2 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.15%) DTV
3 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.15%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.15%) Chemistry
3 1 (1.15%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.15%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.15%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.45%) Linux
1 3 (3.45%) Windows
2 2 (2.30%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.15%) Solaris
3 1 (1.15%) UNIX
3 1 (1.15%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.15%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.54%) TOGAF
2 11 (12.64%) SOA
3 10 (11.49%) Enterprise Architecture
3 10 (11.49%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (10.34%) Scrum
5 8 (9.20%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (9.20%) Information Security
5 8 (9.20%) TDD
6 7 (8.05%) E-Commerce
6 7 (8.05%) ERP
6 7 (8.05%) CRM
6 7 (8.05%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (8.05%) Requirements Analysis
6 7 (8.05%) Business Transformation
7 5 (5.75%) Zachman Framework
7 5 (5.75%) Information Architecture
7 5 (5.75%) Project Planning
7 5 (5.75%) Business Analysis
7 5 (5.75%) Software Engineering
7 5 (5.75%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.79%) JavaScript
2 10 (11.49%) Java
3 8 (9.20%) C#
4 5 (5.75%) C++
5 4 (4.60%) PHP
5 4 (4.60%) SQL
6 1 (1.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (16.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (10.34%) MCSE
2 9 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 7 (8.05%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.60%) Degree
5 2 (2.30%) CCNP
5 2 (2.30%) CCNA
5 2 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.15%) MBA
6 1 (1.15%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) COBIT
1 1 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 9 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.75%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.30%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (24.14%) Oracle
2 19 (21.84%) Microsoft
3 10 (11.49%) VMware
4 7 (8.05%) Twitter
5 5 (5.75%) SAP
5 5 (5.75%) Citrix
6 3 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (3.45%) Adobe
7 2 (2.30%) IronPort
7 2 (2.30%) HP
7 2 (2.30%) Intel
7 2 (2.30%) Cisco
8 1 (1.15%) Teradata
8 1 (1.15%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.15%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.15%) Cognos
8 1 (1.15%) Siebel
8 1 (1.15%) IBM
8 1 (1.15%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.15%) Informatica
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