The median annual salary for a Head of Architecture was £107,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Head of Architecture
London > City of London
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 232 266 319
Rank change year-on-year +34 +53  
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Architecture 3 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.059% 0.016% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.016% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
City of London median annual salary £107,500 £135,000 £108,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.37% +24.13%  
10th Percentile £95,250 £127,500 £87,125
90th Percentile £123,750 £142,500 £131,375
London median annual salary £110,000 £110,000 £100,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4883 6102 9813
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.24% 96.09% 94.94%
Number of salaries quoted 17480 22846 34708
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
10th Percentile £31,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £81,250 £85,000
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.54% -  

Head of Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Head of Architecture in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Head of Architecture in the City of London

Head of Architecture
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Architecture in the City of London.

Salary trend for Head of Architecture in the City of London

Head of Architecture Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Head of Architecture job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Head of Architecture in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Document Management
1 2 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Broadband

Head of Architecture Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Broadband
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Document Management
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Python
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago