The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands 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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Architect
Rank 205 196 205
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 23 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.40% 0.32% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.33% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 12
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
Lead Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5383 5107 5281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.13% 94.89% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4437 4274 4435
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 the West Midlands

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

Lead Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Lead Architect
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Lead Architect Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Lead Architect
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Architect within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
(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
Coventry -8 13 £70,000 -
Birmingham -15 1 £65,000 -18.75%
Lead Architect
England

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 18 (54.55%) Finance
2 16 (48.48%) Line Management
3 14 (42.42%) Manufacturing
4 13 (39.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (39.39%) SAP FI/CO
4 13 (39.39%) Automotive
4 13 (39.39%) SAP HR
4 13 (39.39%) SAP FI
4 13 (39.39%) Change Management
4 13 (39.39%) SAP
4 13 (39.39%) SAP CO
4 13 (39.39%) Logistics
4 13 (39.39%) SAP SCM
4 13 (39.39%) SAP LE
4 13 (39.39%) Procure-to-pay
5 6 (18.18%) TOGAF
6 5 (15.15%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (15.15%) QA
6 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
6 5 (15.15%) Military
6 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
6 5 (15.15%) Coaching
7 4 (12.12%) Firewall
7 4 (12.12%) McAfee
7 4 (12.12%) Cisco
7 4 (12.12%) F5
7 4 (12.12%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (12.12%) Customer Engagement
7 4 (12.12%) Sourcefire
7 4 (12.12%) Juniper

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Business Applications
1 13 (39.39%) SAP HR
1 13 (39.39%) SAP FI
1 13 (39.39%) SAP FI/CO
1 13 (39.39%) SAP CO
1 13 (39.39%) SAP SCM
1 13 (39.39%) SAP LE
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) Firewall
1 4 (12.12%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) IBM InfoSphere
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Big Data
General
1 18 (54.55%) Finance
2 14 (42.42%) Manufacturing
3 13 (39.39%) Automotive
4 5 (15.15%) Military
5 2 (6.06%) Legal
6 1 (3.03%) Billing
6 1 (3.03%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) .NET
1 3 (9.09%) Middleware
2 1 (3.03%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) Cryptography
2 2 (6.06%) PKI
2 2 (6.06%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
1 3 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) Line Management
2 13 (39.39%) Procure-to-pay
2 13 (39.39%) Change Management
2 13 (39.39%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (39.39%) Logistics
3 6 (18.18%) TOGAF
4 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
4 5 (15.15%) Coaching
4 5 (15.15%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (12.12%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (9.09%) BPMN
6 3 (9.09%) SDLC
6 3 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
6 3 (9.09%) UML
6 3 (9.09%) RAD
6 3 (9.09%) RUP
6 3 (9.09%) DSDM
7 2 (6.06%) Information Security
7 2 (6.06%) Analytics
7 2 (6.06%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) CISSP
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) QA
2 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.06%) HIPAA
2 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 2 (6.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.06%) COBIT
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) SAP
2 4 (12.12%) Cisco
2 4 (12.12%) F5
2 4 (12.12%) Juniper
2 4 (12.12%) McAfee
2 4 (12.12%) Sourcefire
3 3 (9.09%) Netezza
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle
3 3 (9.09%) IBM
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