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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Technical Architect
Rank 843 884 860
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Technical Architect 30 35 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.030% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.031% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 24 31 19
Average salary £65,000 £66,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% -22.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £60,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,250 £85,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +9.16%

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
99881 111881 103430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 82152 91850 86081
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 £27,500 £27,000
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 29 May 2015 within the UK.

Lead Technical Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Technical Architect
Top 23 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 29 May 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 +42 29 £65,000 -1.51% 4
South East - 13 £62,500 -
West Sussex - 9 £62,500 -
London +47 7 £55,000 -26.66% 2
East of England +11 5 £70,000 +6.06% 2
City of London +43 4 £55,000 -
East Sussex - 4 £62,500 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £70,000 -
Bedford - 3 £70,000 -
Hertfordshire 0 2 £70,000 +6.06%
Brighton - 2 £62,500 -
Uxbridge - 2 - -
Leeds +20 1 - -
West Yorkshire +13 1 - -
Yorkshire +11 1 - -
North East - 1 £90,000 -
North West - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £65,000 -
Warrington - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £85,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £65,000 -
Scotland - 1 £85,000 -

Lead Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 32 (38.55%) TOGAF
1 32 (38.55%) Java
2 27 (32.53%) .NET
2 27 (32.53%) Finance
3 23 (27.71%) Web Services
3 23 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (26.51%) Oracle
5 21 (25.30%) Windows
5 21 (25.30%) Citrix
6 17 (20.48%) SOA
6 17 (20.48%) Banking
7 15 (18.07%) JavaScript
7 15 (18.07%) Scrum
7 15 (18.07%) VMware
8 14 (16.87%) Microsoft App-V
8 14 (16.87%) MSI
8 14 (16.87%) Application Packaging
8 14 (16.87%) SCCM
8 14 (16.87%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (16.87%) AppDNA
9 13 (15.66%) Zachman Framework
9 13 (15.66%) Mainframe
9 13 (15.66%) Management Information System
9 13 (15.66%) J2EE
9 13 (15.66%) Microsoft
10 12 (14.46%) DB2
10 12 (14.46%) Degree
10 12 (14.46%) Systems Analysis
11 11 (13.25%) Mentoring
11 11 (13.25%) Python

Lead Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 1 (1.20%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (4.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.05%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (12.05%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.43%) SAN
1 7 (8.43%) LAN
1 7 (8.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.46%) DB2
2 6 (7.23%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.82%) MySQL
4 3 (3.61%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.61%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.20%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.20%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.20%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.20%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 14 (16.87%) MSI
2 2 (2.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (32.53%) Finance
2 17 (20.48%) Banking
3 9 (10.84%) Retail
4 8 (9.64%) Telecoms
5 5 (6.02%) Local Government
6 1 (1.20%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (32.53%) .NET
2 23 (27.71%) Web Services
3 14 (16.87%) Application Packaging
4 13 (15.66%) J2EE
5 9 (10.84%) XML
6 8 (9.64%) CSS
6 8 (9.64%) HTML
6 8 (9.64%) Middleware
7 7 (8.43%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET
9 3 (3.61%) HTML5
9 3 (3.61%) CSS3
10 2 (2.41%) WCF
10 2 (2.41%) WPF
10 2 (2.41%) Silverlight
11 1 (1.20%) JSP
11 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.66%) Mainframe
1 13 (15.66%) Management Information System
2 11 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (10.84%) Data Structures
4 7 (8.43%) Data Integration
5 3 (3.61%) User Experience
5 3 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.30%) Windows
2 1 (1.20%) Linux
2 1 (1.20%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (38.55%) TOGAF
2 23 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (20.48%) SOA
4 15 (18.07%) Scrum
5 13 (15.66%) Zachman Framework
6 12 (14.46%) Systems Analysis
7 11 (13.25%) Mentoring
8 8 (9.64%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (8.43%) Business Transformation
9 7 (8.43%) Project Planning
9 7 (8.43%) Web Development
9 7 (8.43%) Server Building
10 6 (7.23%) SDLC
10 6 (7.23%) Migration
10 6 (7.23%) Project Management
10 6 (7.23%) Matrix Management
11 5 (6.02%) Enterprise Architecture
12 4 (4.82%) DoDAF
12 4 (4.82%) MODAF
12 4 (4.82%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 32 (38.55%) Java
2 15 (18.07%) JavaScript
3 11 (13.25%) Python
4 6 (7.23%) C#
5 4 (4.82%) SQL
6 3 (3.61%) PHP
7 1 (1.20%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (14.46%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (16.87%) Microsoft App-V
1 14 (16.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (16.87%) SCCM
1 14 (16.87%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 22 (26.51%) Oracle
2 21 (25.30%) Citrix
3 15 (18.07%) VMware
4 13 (15.66%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.20%) Cisco
5 1 (1.20%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.20%) Tableau
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ANSON MCCADE
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