Period
to 27 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Head of Architecture was £86,250 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 27 July 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
England > South East
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 514 612 642
Rank change year-on-year +98 +30 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Architecture 14 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.047% 0.021% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.022% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 12
South East median annual salary £86,250 £95,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.21% +35.71% -12.50%
10th Percentile £62,000 £90,000 £65,500
90th Percentile £123,500 £111,550 £102,875
England median annual salary £90,000 £105,000 £90,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% -5.26%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 28574 36806 41030
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.70% 97.05% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 23964 31324 33267
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Head of Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Head of Architecture in the South East

Head of Architecture
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Head of Architecture in the South East

Head of Architecture
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Head of Architecture in the South East over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Head of Architecture in the South East

Head of Architecture
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Architecture within the South East region over the 6 months to 27 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +55 6 £100,000 +5.26% 3
Buckinghamshire - 5 £100,000 -
Surrey - 3 £60,000 -
Kent +29 2 £82,500 -26.67%
Berkshire +50 1 £130,000 +36.84% 3
Hampshire +26 1 £80,000 -11.11% 1
Head of Architecture
England

Head of Architecture Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 South East region featuring Head of Architecture in the job title.

1 7 (50.00%) SAP
2 6 (42.86%) TOGAF
3 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (28.57%) Marketing
4 4 (28.57%) IT Strategy
5 3 (21.43%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (21.43%) Data Strategy
5 3 (21.43%) Data Governance
5 3 (21.43%) Data Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) Business Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) Data Transformation
5 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) Zachman Framework
5 3 (21.43%) Data Architecture
5 3 (21.43%) MVC
6 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (14.29%) ABAP
6 2 (14.29%) .NET
6 2 (14.29%) IBM
6 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 2 (14.29%) German Language
6 2 (14.29%) People Management
7 1 (7.14%) Business Development
7 1 (7.14%) Line Management

Head of Architecture Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

General
1 4 (28.57%) Marketing
2 2 (14.29%) German Language
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) TOGAF
2 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (28.57%) IT Strategy
3 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Analytics
4 3 (21.43%) Business Analytics
4 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Data Analytics
4 3 (21.43%) Data Architecture
4 3 (21.43%) Data Governance
4 3 (21.43%) Data Strategy
4 3 (21.43%) Data Transformation
4 3 (21.43%) MVC
4 3 (21.43%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (14.29%) People Management
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.14%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
6 1 (7.14%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) ABAP
2 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) SAP
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) IBM
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