The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Architecture role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of Architecture in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Architecture
Rank 205 196 221
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Architecture 2 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.044% 0.15% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.16% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 4
Average salary £89,000 £70,000 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.14% +32.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £80,200 £70,000 £51,600
10% offered a salary of more than £97,800 £77,000 £54,400
UK excluding London average salary £85,000 £72,500 £72,500
% change year-on-year
+17.24% -
Head of Architecture
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4418 4302 5224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.59% 94.42% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3747 3484 4557
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Head of Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Head of Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Head of Architecture
Salary Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Architecture across the Surrey region.

Head of Architecture Salary Trend in Surrey

Head of Architecture
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Architecture across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Head of Architecture Salary Histogram in Surrey

Head of Architecture
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Architecture within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Staines - 1 £78,000 -
Tadworth - 1 £100,000 -
Head of Architecture
South East

Head of Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Head of Architecture 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 Head of Architecture in their job title.

1 12 (54.55%) Enterprise Architecture
2 11 (50.00%) Finance
3 10 (45.45%) MySQL
3 10 (45.45%) OOP
3 10 (45.45%) OO
3 10 (45.45%) E-Commerce
3 10 (45.45%) RDBMS
3 10 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (45.45%) Ruby on Rails
3 10 (45.45%) Electronic Design Automation
3 10 (45.45%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (45.45%) Apache Solr
3 10 (45.45%) MongoDB
3 10 (45.45%) NoSQL
3 10 (45.45%) REST
3 10 (45.45%) Redis
3 10 (45.45%) OpenStack
3 10 (45.45%) Rackspace
3 10 (45.45%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (45.45%) Dependency Management
3 10 (45.45%) Relational Database
3 10 (45.45%) DevOps
4 6 (27.27%) TOGAF
5 5 (22.73%) Advertising
5 5 (22.73%) Strategic Planning
5 5 (22.73%) Degree
5 5 (22.73%) Line Management
6 4 (18.18%) Linux
6 4 (18.18%) Project Management

Head of Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Head of Architecture 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 Head of Architecture in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (45.45%) Apache Solr
1 10 (45.45%) OpenStack
1 10 (45.45%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 10 (45.45%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) RDBMS
1 10 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (45.45%) MongoDB
1 10 (45.45%) NoSQL
1 10 (45.45%) Redis
1 10 (45.45%) Relational Database
1 10 (45.45%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Advertising
3 2 (9.09%) Publishing
3 2 (9.09%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) Ruby on Rails
1 10 (45.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 2 (9.09%) Social Media
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Enterprise Architecture
2 10 (45.45%) Electronic Design Automation
2 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) E-Commerce
2 10 (45.45%) OOP
2 10 (45.45%) OO
2 10 (45.45%) Dependency Management
2 10 (45.45%) DevOps
3 6 (27.27%) TOGAF
4 5 (22.73%) Strategic Planning
4 5 (22.73%) Line Management
5 4 (18.18%) Data Protection
5 4 (18.18%) Data Governance
5 4 (18.18%) Capacity Management
5 4 (18.18%) Information Security
5 4 (18.18%) Programme Management
5 4 (18.18%) Project Management
6 3 (13.64%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (13.64%) BPMN
7 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Rackspace