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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Technical Architect
Rank 946 962 997
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Technical Architect 2 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.008% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.008% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 2
Average salary £57,500 £75,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% +36.36%
UK excluding London average salary - - -

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
99438 106716 115504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83514 87039 93609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 2 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 30 April 2016. 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
London +4 2 £57,500 -23.33%
England -1 2 £57,500 -23.33%

Lead Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Google
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) People Management
2 2 (66.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (66.67%) Public Cloud
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) BCP
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (66.67%) MS Project
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) COM
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server

Lead Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (66.67%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) COM
2 1 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Public Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) Eurex
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) BCP
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (66.67%) People Management
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Google
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 1 (33.33%) Bloomberg
3 1 (33.33%) CQG
3 1 (33.33%) Fidessa
3 1 (33.33%) GL TRADE
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) NYFIX
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Patsystems
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Reuters