The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Technical Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lead Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Technical Architect
Rank 877 899 866
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Technical Architect 25 39 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.033% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.035% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 20 25 12
Average salary £63,750 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.92% -
90% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £65,000 £55,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £84,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Lead Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Lead Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Lead Technical Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Technical Architect within the UK.

Lead Technical Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Lead Technical Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Technical Architect over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 within the UK.

Lead Technical Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Technical Architect
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Technical Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 3 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
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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
England +10 25 £63,750 -2.67% 5
London +23 11 £75,000 -9.09% 5
South East - 10 £62,500 -
West Sussex - 7 £62,500 -
City of London +36 3 £57,500 -30.30% 1
East Sussex - 3 £62,500 -
Brighton - 3 £62,500 -
Leeds +1 1 - -
West Yorkshire 0 1 - -
East of England -8 1 £70,000 +7.69%
Yorkshire -10 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £70,000 -
Bedford - 1 £70,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £65,000 -
North East - 1 £90,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £65,000 -

Lead Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Lead Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title.

1 37 (53.62%) TOGAF
2 31 (44.93%) Java
3 28 (40.58%) .NET
3 28 (40.58%) Finance
4 23 (33.33%) Oracle
5 20 (28.99%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (24.64%) Banking
6 17 (24.64%) Microsoft
7 16 (23.19%) J2EE
7 16 (23.19%) Web Services
8 14 (20.29%) DB2
8 14 (20.29%) Systems Analysis
9 13 (18.84%) SOA
10 12 (17.39%) Management Information System
10 12 (17.39%) Mainframe
10 12 (17.39%) Zachman Framework
10 12 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (14.49%) Mentoring
11 10 (14.49%) Degree
11 10 (14.49%) XML
11 10 (14.49%) JavaScript
12 9 (13.04%) Scrum
12 9 (13.04%) Retail
12 9 (13.04%) Data Structures
13 8 (11.59%) Middleware
13 8 (11.59%) Project Management
13 8 (11.59%) Citrix
13 8 (11.59%) LAN
13 8 (11.59%) WAN
14 7 (10.14%) Disaster Recovery

Lead Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Lead Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.35%) CMS
2 2 (2.90%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.90%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.70%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.59%) LAN
1 8 (11.59%) WAN
2 6 (8.70%) SAN
3 2 (2.90%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.29%) DB2
2 4 (5.80%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.90%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.90%) MarkLogic
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (40.58%) Finance
2 17 (24.64%) Banking
3 9 (13.04%) Retail
4 6 (8.70%) Telecoms
5 5 (7.25%) Local Government
6 2 (2.90%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.45%) Games
7 1 (1.45%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (40.58%) .NET
2 16 (23.19%) J2EE
2 16 (23.19%) Web Services
3 10 (14.49%) XML
4 8 (11.59%) Middleware
5 7 (10.14%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (5.80%) HTML
6 4 (5.80%) CSS
6 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET
7 3 (4.35%) WCF
7 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (2.90%) OAuth2
8 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (2.90%) RESTful
8 2 (2.90%) OpenID
8 2 (2.90%) Entity Framework
8 2 (2.90%) OpenRasta
8 2 (2.90%) REST
8 2 (2.90%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.39%) Mainframe
1 12 (17.39%) Management Information System
1 12 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.04%) Data Structures
3 7 (10.14%) Data Integration
4 3 (4.35%) User Experience
5 2 (2.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.45%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.70%) Windows
2 5 (7.25%) Linux
3 3 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (53.62%) TOGAF
2 20 (28.99%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (20.29%) Systems Analysis
4 13 (18.84%) SOA
5 12 (17.39%) Zachman Framework
6 10 (14.49%) Mentoring
7 9 (13.04%) Scrum
8 8 (11.59%) Project Management
9 7 (10.14%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (8.70%) Project Planning
10 6 (8.70%) Server Building
10 6 (8.70%) SDLC
10 6 (8.70%) Business Transformation
11 5 (7.25%) Enterprise Architecture
11 5 (7.25%) Matrix Management
11 5 (7.25%) Migration
11 5 (7.25%) TDD
12 4 (5.80%) ERP
12 4 (5.80%) MVC
12 4 (5.80%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (44.93%) Java
2 10 (14.49%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.70%) Python
4 5 (7.25%) C#
5 3 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (14.49%) Degree
2 2 (2.90%) CCNP
2 2 (2.90%) CCDA
2 2 (2.90%) CCDP
2 2 (2.90%) CISSP
2 2 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (2.90%) MCITP
3 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.90%) XenApp
1 2 (2.90%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (33.33%) Oracle
2 17 (24.64%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.59%) Citrix
4 5 (7.25%) VMware
5 3 (4.35%) Cisco
6 2 (2.90%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.90%) Tufin
6 2 (2.90%) Juniper
6 2 (2.90%) NetApp
6 2 (2.90%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.45%) BT
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Salary: £60,000 - £70,000k plus outstanding package
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Salary: £50,000- £70,000 + strong benefits
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