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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Architect
Rank 383 403 383
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 61 55 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.25% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.26% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 46 37 30
Average salary £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £55,000 £42,450
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £66,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -
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
19933 21138 20178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.59% 94.86% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16542 16611 16631
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 £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 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 31 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 +21 25 £75,000 -16.66% 2
Hampshire +20 19 £75,000 +3.44%
West Sussex -5 5 £66,000 -8.01%
Oxfordshire +1 4 - -
Surrey -7 2 £75,000 +11.11%
East Sussex - 2 £62,500 -
Middlesex +2 1 £75,000 -11.76%
Buckinghamshire -14 1 £42,000 -47.50%
Kent - 1 £62,500 -
Sussex - 1 £90,000 -
Lead Architect
England

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 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 (48.62%) Finance
2 26 (23.85%) TOGAF
2 26 (23.85%) Salesforce.com
3 24 (22.02%) Java
3 24 (22.02%) J2EE
4 23 (21.10%) Oracle
5 20 (18.35%) .NET
6 19 (17.43%) Microsoft
7 17 (15.60%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (14.68%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (12.84%) DB2
10 13 (11.93%) Systems Analysis
10 13 (11.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 12 (11.01%) ERP
11 12 (11.01%) Windows
11 12 (11.01%) ETL
11 12 (11.01%) Project Management
11 12 (11.01%) Mainframe
12 11 (10.09%) Performance Tuning
12 11 (10.09%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (9.17%) Web Services
13 10 (9.17%) XML
13 10 (9.17%) ITIL
13 10 (9.17%) Retail
14 9 (8.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 9 (8.26%) Degree
14 9 (8.26%) SAP
14 9 (8.26%) Data Structures
14 9 (8.26%) MDX
14 9 (8.26%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 31 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 (7.34%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (3.67%) Liferay
4 3 (2.75%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.92%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.92%) IIS
5 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (3.67%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (0.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (6.42%) SAP BPC
2 3 (2.75%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.92%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.92%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.92%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.92%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.92%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.92%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.59%) SaaS
2 2 (1.83%) Office 365
2 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.92%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.92%) IBM PureFlex
3 1 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.92%) Force.com
3 1 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.92%) IaaS
3 1 (0.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.67%) LAN
1 4 (3.67%) WAN
2 2 (1.83%) VoIP
2 2 (1.83%) MPLS
3 1 (0.92%) Internet
3 1 (0.92%) SMTP
3 1 (0.92%) HTTP
3 1 (0.92%) SSL
3 1 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.92%) NetScaler
3 1 (0.92%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.92%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.84%) DB2
2 13 (11.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (8.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (8.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (7.34%) SQL Server
4 8 (7.34%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (7.34%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (6.42%) SAP BI
5 7 (6.42%) SAP BW
5 7 (6.42%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (0.92%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.92%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.92%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.92%) Subversion
1 1 (0.92%) Fiddler
1 1 (0.92%) ReSharper
1 1 (0.92%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.92%) Hudson
General
1 53 (48.62%) Finance
2 10 (9.17%) Retail
3 4 (3.67%) Marketing
3 4 (3.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.92%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (22.02%) J2EE
2 20 (18.35%) .NET
3 10 (9.17%) Web Services
3 10 (9.17%) XML
4 9 (8.26%) MDX
5 7 (6.42%) Middleware
6 4 (3.67%) Spring
6 4 (3.67%) Hibernate
6 4 (3.67%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.83%) REST
7 2 (1.83%) OAuth2
7 2 (1.83%) Java EE
8 1 (0.92%) SGML
8 1 (0.92%) CGI
8 1 (0.92%) EDI
8 1 (0.92%) MSMQ
8 1 (0.92%) HTML
8 1 (0.92%) CSS
8 1 (0.92%) SOAP
8 1 (0.92%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.01%) Mainframe
2 11 (10.09%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (8.26%) Data Structures
4 6 (5.50%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.67%) User Experience
6 2 (1.83%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.92%) NHS
7 1 (0.92%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.92%) PMI
7 1 (0.92%) GIS
7 1 (0.92%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.01%) Windows
2 6 (5.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (5.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.67%) Linux
4 1 (0.92%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.92%) CentOS
4 1 (0.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (23.85%) TOGAF
2 17 (15.60%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (14.68%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (11.93%) Systems Analysis
5 12 (11.01%) ERP
5 12 (11.01%) ETL
5 12 (11.01%) Project Management
6 11 (10.09%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (9.17%) ITIL
8 8 (7.34%) SDLC
8 8 (7.34%) Scrum
9 7 (6.42%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (6.42%) Data Management
9 7 (6.42%) Data Modelling
9 7 (6.42%) Analytics
10 6 (5.50%) Line Management
10 6 (5.50%) Mentoring
11 5 (4.59%) SOA
11 5 (4.59%) Project Planning
12 4 (3.67%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 24 (22.02%) Java
2 6 (5.50%) C#
3 5 (4.59%) VB.NET
4 4 (3.67%) SQL
5 3 (2.75%) VB
5 3 (2.75%) VB6
6 1 (0.92%) ABAP
6 1 (0.92%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.92%) TypeScript
6 1 (0.92%) SOQL
6 1 (0.92%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.92%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 9 (8.26%) Degree
2 6 (5.50%) MCSE
2 6 (5.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.92%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.26%) QA
2 1 (0.92%) COBIT
2 1 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.92%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (0.92%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.92%) Xen
1 1 (0.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.92%) HAProxy
1 1 (0.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (23.85%) Salesforce.com
2 23 (21.10%) Oracle
3 19 (17.43%) Microsoft
4 9 (8.26%) SAP
5 7 (6.42%) Intel
6 2 (1.83%) CA
7 1 (0.92%) NetApp
7 1 (0.92%) Cisco
7 1 (0.92%) IBM
7 1 (0.92%) Citrix
7 1 (0.92%) VMware
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