The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey 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 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
Lead Architect
Rank 194 173 224
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 13 30 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.28% 0.66% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.70% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 7 30 1
Average salary £62,500 £75,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +30.43%
UK excluding London average salary £66,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +16.66%
Lead Architect
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%

Lead Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Lead Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Lead Architect
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Lead Architect Salary Trend in Surrey

Lead Architect
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Architect 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
Egham - 8 £62,500 -
Epsom - 3 - -
Lead Architect
South East

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (73.33%) Scrum
3 17 (56.67%) MS Excel
4 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
5 15 (50.00%) HTML
6 13 (43.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 12 (40.00%) Retail
8 11 (36.67%) TDD
9 10 (33.33%) C#
9 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 10 (33.33%) .NET
9 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET
10 9 (30.00%) Visual Studio
10 9 (30.00%) MCSE
10 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
10 9 (30.00%) jQuery
10 9 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (30.00%) HTML5
10 9 (30.00%) Twitter
10 9 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (26.67%) Java
11 8 (26.67%) J2EE
11 8 (26.67%) E-Commerce
11 8 (26.67%) Hibernate
12 7 (23.33%) MySQL
12 7 (23.33%) JBoss
12 7 (23.33%) Continuous Integration

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 7 (23.33%) JBoss
2 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (56.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (23.33%) MySQL
4 5 (16.67%) QlikView
5 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
2 1 (3.33%) Electronics
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (50.00%) HTML
2 10 (33.33%) .NET
2 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 9 (30.00%) jQuery
3 9 (30.00%) HTML5
3 9 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 8 (26.67%) J2EE
4 8 (26.67%) Hibernate
5 7 (23.33%) JBoss Seam
6 6 (20.00%) CSS
7 2 (6.67%) RESTful
8 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.33%) SAP PI
8 1 (3.33%) SOAP
8 1 (3.33%) Web Services
8 1 (3.33%) XML
8 1 (3.33%) XHTML
8 1 (3.33%) Spring
8 1 (3.33%) Java EE
8 1 (3.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Statistics
1 5 (16.67%) User Experience
1 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) NHS
3 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) UNIX
1 1 (3.33%) Solaris
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (73.33%) Scrum
3 13 (43.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 11 (36.67%) TDD
5 9 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 8 (26.67%) E-Commerce
7 7 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (20.00%) Kanban
8 6 (20.00%) Analytics
9 5 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
9 5 (16.67%) Security Architecture
9 5 (16.67%) Time Management
9 5 (16.67%) Integration Testing
9 5 (16.67%) Data Modelling
9 5 (16.67%) Project Management
9 5 (16.67%) Information Security
9 5 (16.67%) People Management
10 3 (10.00%) TOGAF
10 3 (10.00%) Information Management
10 3 (10.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) C#
1 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (26.67%) Java
3 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) MCSE
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (30.00%) Twitter
3 2 (6.67%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) Citrix
4 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com