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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Architect
Rank 227 219 205
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 10 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.17% 0.098% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.10% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 8
Average salary £65,000 £53,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.49% +2.88%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
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
5611 5878 4988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.08% 95.86% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4775 4883 4321
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Wiltshire -6 5 £70,000 +30.84%
Somerset +12 2 £65,000 -
Dorset - 1 £42,500 - 1
Lead Architect
England

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 8 (53.33%) TOGAF
2 7 (46.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco
3 5 (33.33%) Firewall
4 4 (26.67%) McAfee
4 4 (26.67%) SOA
4 4 (26.67%) Juniper
4 4 (26.67%) Sourcefire
4 4 (26.67%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (26.67%) F5
4 4 (26.67%) Line Management
5 3 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
5 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (20.00%) Finance
5 3 (20.00%) ERP
5 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) Java
6 2 (13.33%) .NET
6 2 (13.33%) SAP
6 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
6 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (13.33%) Local Government
6 2 (13.33%) DoDAF
6 2 (13.33%) MODAF
6 2 (13.33%) Matrix Management
6 2 (13.33%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
3 1 (6.67%) PABX
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) VoIP
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Local Government
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) BYOD
2 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) TOGAF
2 7 (46.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (26.67%) Customer Engagement
3 4 (26.67%) Line Management
3 4 (26.67%) SOA
4 3 (20.00%) ERP
4 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (13.33%) DoDAF
5 2 (13.33%) MODAF
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) Business Transformation
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (13.33%) Matrix Management
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) MCSA
1 1 (6.67%) CCNP
1 1 (6.67%) CCNA
1 1 (6.67%) CCDA
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 14001
1 1 (6.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (26.67%) Juniper
2 4 (26.67%) McAfee
2 4 (26.67%) Sourcefire
2 4 (26.67%) F5
3 2 (13.33%) SAP
4 1 (6.67%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
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