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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Architect
Rank - 82 79
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.12% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £67,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.57%
UK excluding London average salary £69,250 £71,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-2.46% +13.60%
Lead Architect
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
850 866 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 97.03% 97.19% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 727 696 629
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Lead Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Lead Architect Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Lead Architect
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Lead Architect Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) UNIX
2 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (66.67%) Replication
2 4 (66.67%) IaaS
2 4 (66.67%) Line Management
2 4 (66.67%) Information Security
2 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
3 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 2 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (33.33%) NetApp
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
4 1 (16.67%) AppDNA
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 1 (16.67%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) IaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 4 (66.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (66.67%) Line Management
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
1 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) NetApp
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) VMware