The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Technical Architect
Rank 857 866 825
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Technical Architect 36 14 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.013% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.014% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 47
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,750 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £100,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £53,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+20.93% +2.38%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108763 102557 112445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.28% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 88869 85119 96467
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 22 July 2014 within the UK.

Lead Technical Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Technical Architect
Top 14 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 22 July 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
England -7 36 £65,000 - 4
East of England - 15 £65,000 - 1
Yorkshire -31 14 - - 1
Essex - 11 £65,000 -
Chelmsford - 8 £65,000 -
London -34 7 £78,750 +16.66% 2
Leeds - 5 - -
West Yorkshire - 5 - -
Harrogate - 4 - - 1
North Yorkshire - 4 - - 1
Suffolk - 3 £62,500 -
Ipswich - 3 £62,500 -
City of London -12 2 £82,500 +38.65% 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £66,000 -

Lead Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 27 (39.13%) .NET
2 26 (37.68%) HTML
2 26 (37.68%) Java
3 19 (27.54%) C#
3 19 (27.54%) Microsoft
3 19 (27.54%) HTML5
4 18 (26.09%) Web Services
5 17 (24.64%) MVC
5 17 (24.64%) Finance
6 16 (23.19%) JavaScript
7 15 (21.74%) CSS
8 14 (20.29%) Visual Studio
9 13 (18.84%) TDD
10 12 (17.39%) SOAP
10 12 (17.39%) OO
11 11 (15.94%) Android
12 10 (14.49%) Objective-C
12 10 (14.49%) Silverlight
12 10 (14.49%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (14.49%) Xbox
13 9 (13.04%) Technical Architecture
13 9 (13.04%) jQuery
14 8 (11.59%) PHP
14 8 (11.59%) SQL
14 8 (11.59%) Oracle
14 8 (11.59%) SQL Server
14 8 (11.59%) JSP
14 8 (11.59%) SOA
14 8 (11.59%) WAN
14 8 (11.59%) Front Office

Lead Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 7 (10.14%) Apache
1 7 (10.14%) Drupal
1 7 (10.14%) Node.js
2 5 (7.25%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.80%) Adobe CQ
3 4 (5.80%) LiveCycle
4 3 (4.35%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.45%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.45%) CMS
5 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.45%) IIS
5 1 (1.45%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (7.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.59%) WAN
2 7 (10.14%) SAN
2 7 (10.14%) LAN
3 1 (1.45%) Internet
3 1 (1.45%) MPLS
3 1 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.59%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.90%) MySQL
4 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.45%) Redis
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (20.29%) Visual Studio
2 7 (10.14%) Eclipse
2 7 (10.14%) Selenium
3 6 (8.70%) Mockito
4 3 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.45%) Ant
5 1 (1.45%) PhoneGap
5 1 (1.45%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.45%) Maven
General
1 17 (24.64%) Finance
2 8 (11.59%) Front Office
3 6 (8.70%) Banking
4 2 (2.90%) French Language
4 2 (2.90%) German Language
4 2 (2.90%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.45%) Advertising
5 1 (1.45%) Games
5 1 (1.45%) Retail
5 1 (1.45%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.45%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (39.13%) .NET
2 26 (37.68%) HTML
3 19 (27.54%) HTML5
4 18 (26.09%) Web Services
5 15 (21.74%) CSS
6 12 (17.39%) SOAP
7 10 (14.49%) Silverlight
8 9 (13.04%) jQuery
9 8 (11.59%) Ext JS
9 8 (11.59%) JSP
9 8 (11.59%) Spring
10 7 (10.14%) XHTML
10 7 (10.14%) Symfony
10 7 (10.14%) Java EE
11 6 (8.70%) CakePHP
11 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (8.70%) LAMP
11 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET
12 3 (4.35%) J2EE
12 3 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Enterprise Software
1 10 (14.49%) Xbox
2 2 (2.90%) SWIFT
3 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.45%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.45%) NHS
3 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.45%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.94%) Android
2 5 (7.25%) Windows
2 5 (7.25%) Linux
3 3 (4.35%) UNIX
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.64%) MVC
2 13 (18.84%) TDD
3 12 (17.39%) OO
4 9 (13.04%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (11.59%) Project Planning
5 8 (11.59%) SOA
5 8 (11.59%) Scrum
5 8 (11.59%) Performance Testing
6 7 (10.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (10.14%) Business Transformation
6 7 (10.14%) Software Deployment
7 6 (8.70%) OO PHP
7 6 (8.70%) BDD
7 6 (8.70%) Unit Testing
7 6 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.80%) Project Management
8 4 (5.80%) ETL
8 4 (5.80%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.80%) UML
8 4 (5.80%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 26 (37.68%) Java
2 19 (27.54%) C#
3 16 (23.19%) JavaScript
4 10 (14.49%) Objective-C
5 8 (11.59%) PHP
5 8 (11.59%) SQL
6 3 (4.35%) C++
6 3 (4.35%) C
6 3 (4.35%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.90%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (27.54%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.59%) Oracle
2 8 (11.59%) Sencha
3 7 (10.14%) Citrix
4 6 (8.70%) Zend
4 6 (8.70%) Rackspace
5 4 (5.80%) Adobe
6 3 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.90%) VMware
7 2 (2.90%) Cisco
8 1 (1.45%) F5
8 1 (1.45%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.45%) Meraki
8 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.45%) EMC
8 1 (1.45%) JBoss
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