The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Architect
Rank 231 221 202
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 9 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.15% 0.076% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.080% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 16
Average salary £75,000 £65,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 £68,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £69,250 £71,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-2.46% +9.23%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5720 5031 5233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.22% 95.56% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4835 4276 4642
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,950 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lead Architect in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Lead Architect
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Architect across the South West region.

Lead Architect Salary Trend in the South West

Lead Architect
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Architect across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Lead Architect Salary Histogram in the South West

Lead Architect
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Devon - 8 £75,000 - 1
Wiltshire +2 1 £90,000 +38.46%
Lead Architect
England

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 11 (44.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (36.00%) TOGAF
3 8 (32.00%) Zachman Framework
3 8 (32.00%) Local Government
3 8 (32.00%) DoDAF
3 8 (32.00%) MODAF
3 8 (32.00%) Matrix Management
4 7 (28.00%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (24.00%) SQL
5 6 (24.00%) .NET
5 6 (24.00%) C#
5 6 (24.00%) Web Services
5 6 (24.00%) Service Delivery
5 6 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (20.00%) Firewall
6 5 (20.00%) Legal
6 5 (20.00%) Web Development
6 5 (20.00%) Degree
6 5 (20.00%) Marketing
6 5 (20.00%) Copywriting
6 5 (20.00%) WCF
6 5 (20.00%) QlikView
6 5 (20.00%) Ajax
6 5 (20.00%) XML
6 5 (20.00%) ERP
6 5 (20.00%) Windows
6 5 (20.00%) AIX
6 5 (20.00%) Solaris
6 5 (20.00%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP PP
1 1 (4.00%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) SAN
1 5 (20.00%) MPLS
1 5 (20.00%) Firewall
1 5 (20.00%) iSCSI
1 5 (20.00%) NAS
1 5 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (20.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (32.00%) Local Government
2 5 (20.00%) Marketing
2 5 (20.00%) Legal
3 4 (16.00%) Finance
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) Web Services
1 6 (24.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (20.00%) XML
2 5 (20.00%) Ajax
2 5 (20.00%) WCF
2 5 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Copywriting
2 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
1 5 (20.00%) AIX
1 5 (20.00%) Solaris
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
1 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (36.00%) TOGAF
3 8 (32.00%) DoDAF
3 8 (32.00%) MODAF
3 8 (32.00%) Matrix Management
3 8 (32.00%) Zachman Framework
4 7 (28.00%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (24.00%) Service Delivery
5 6 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (20.00%) ERP
6 5 (20.00%) OOP
6 5 (20.00%) Web Development
6 5 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (20.00%) Coaching
7 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
8 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
8 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (12.00%) ArchiMate
8 3 (12.00%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) C#
1 6 (24.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) ISEB
3 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) OpenView
1 5 (20.00%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) BMC
2 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (4.00%) SAP
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