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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Architect
Rank 394 414 376
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 54 50 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.24% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.25% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 51 38 65
Average salary £75,000 £68,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £84,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £70,000 £71,000
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -1.40%
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
18561 20260 19832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.45% 97.05% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15896 16537 15701
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 +14 28 £77,500 -4.61% 1
Oxfordshire - 22 £72,500 - 3
Hampshire +10 2 £90,000 +20.00% 1
Kent +2 1 £92,500 +32.14%
Lead Architect
England

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 29 (34.12%) Java
2 24 (28.24%) Finance
3 22 (25.88%) Oracle
4 21 (24.71%) Microsoft
5 19 (22.35%) Enterprise Architecture
6 18 (21.18%) TOGAF
6 18 (21.18%) TDD
7 16 (18.82%) E-Commerce
8 15 (17.65%) SOA
8 15 (17.65%) Software Engineering
9 14 (16.47%) Line Management
10 13 (15.29%) Telecoms
11 12 (14.12%) Spring
11 12 (14.12%) JSON
11 12 (14.12%) UML
11 12 (14.12%) SOAP
12 11 (12.94%) Logistics
12 11 (12.94%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (12.94%) Banking
12 11 (12.94%) Sitecore
13 10 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (11.76%) User Experience
13 10 (11.76%) SDLC
13 10 (11.76%) Business Analysis
13 10 (11.76%) CSS
13 10 (11.76%) JavaScript
13 10 (11.76%) SQL
13 10 (11.76%) CRM
14 9 (10.59%) ETL
14 9 (10.59%) Data Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (9.41%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (4.71%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.53%) CMS
3 3 (3.53%) OpenStack
3 3 (3.53%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (3.53%) Smallworld
4 1 (1.18%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.18%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.18%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.53%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.35%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.18%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.18%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.06%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.18%) IaaS
2 1 (1.18%) IBM PureFlex
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.18%) Office 365
2 1 (1.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) Network Security
2 2 (2.35%) SSL
3 1 (1.18%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.18%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.18%) LAN
3 1 (1.18%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.18%) SAN
3 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.18%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.59%) Relational Database
2 8 (9.41%) RDBMS
2 8 (9.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (9.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.71%) MySQL
5 3 (3.53%) DB2
6 2 (2.35%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.18%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.18%) Big Data
7 1 (1.18%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.18%) HBase
7 1 (1.18%) QlikView
7 1 (1.18%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.53%) Axure RP
2 3 (3.53%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (2.35%) Subversion
General
1 24 (28.24%) Finance
2 13 (15.29%) Telecoms
3 11 (12.94%) Banking
4 8 (9.41%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (5.88%) Retail
6 3 (3.53%) Marketing
7 2 (2.35%) Publishing
8 1 (1.18%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.12%) JSON
1 12 (14.12%) SOAP
1 12 (14.12%) Spring
2 10 (11.76%) CSS
3 9 (10.59%) HTML
4 8 (9.41%) J2EE
4 8 (9.41%) Java EE
4 8 (9.41%) MDX
4 8 (9.41%) RESTful
5 7 (8.24%) Ajax
5 7 (8.24%) jQuery
6 4 (4.71%) Middleware
6 4 (4.71%) OAuth
6 4 (4.71%) Play Framework
6 4 (4.71%) REST
6 4 (4.71%) SAML
7 3 (3.53%) Web Services
8 2 (2.35%) JDBC
8 2 (2.35%) XHTML
8 2 (2.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) User Experience
2 5 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.71%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.53%) BBC
4 3 (3.53%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (3.53%) iDTV
4 3 (3.53%) IPTV
4 3 (3.53%) Over-the-Top Content
4 3 (3.53%) Private Cloud
4 3 (3.53%) STB
4 3 (3.53%) Symmetrix DMX
4 3 (3.53%) Video on Demand
5 2 (2.35%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.18%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.18%) Smart Energy
6 1 (1.18%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.41%) Unix
2 4 (4.71%) Windows
3 3 (3.53%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.18%) Linux
4 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.18%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.35%) Enterprise Architecture
2 18 (21.18%) TDD
2 18 (21.18%) TOGAF
3 16 (18.82%) E-Commerce
4 15 (17.65%) SOA
4 15 (17.65%) Software Engineering
5 14 (16.47%) Line Management
6 12 (14.12%) UML
7 11 (12.94%) Logistics
7 11 (12.94%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (11.76%) Business Analysis
8 10 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (11.76%) CRM
8 10 (11.76%) SDLC
9 9 (10.59%) Data Modelling
9 9 (10.59%) ETL
10 8 (9.41%) BPEL
10 8 (9.41%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (9.41%) Project Management
10 8 (9.41%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (34.12%) Java
2 10 (11.76%) JavaScript
2 10 (11.76%) SQL
3 2 (2.35%) X++
4 1 (1.18%) ABAP
4 1 (1.18%) C++
4 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (10.59%) Degree
2 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.35%) MCSE
4 1 (1.18%) MCITP
4 1 (1.18%) MCTS
4 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.59%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.18%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.18%) vSphere
2 1 (1.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (25.88%) Oracle
2 21 (24.71%) Microsoft
3 11 (12.94%) Sitecore
4 7 (8.24%) VMware
5 6 (7.06%) Intel
6 5 (5.88%) IBM
7 4 (4.71%) NetApp
8 3 (3.53%) BT
8 3 (3.53%) EMC
8 3 (3.53%) Ericsson
8 3 (3.53%) HP
8 3 (3.53%) SAP
9 2 (2.35%) Citrix
9 2 (2.35%) hybris
9 2 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.18%) CA
10 1 (1.18%) Cisco
10 1 (1.18%) Teradata
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