The median annual salary for a Lead Data Architect was £90,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

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

Lead Data Architect
UK
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 820 918 953
Rank change year-on-year +98 +35  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Data Architect 42 29 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.049% 0.028% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.029% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 37 25 15
Median salary £90,000 £90,000 £69,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +29.49%  
90% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £40,000 £64,850
10% offered a salary of more than £104,000 £105,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £87,000 £63,750 -
% change year-on-year +36.47% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 83035 100238 108608
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.29% 96.34% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 68947 84097 88662
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Lead Data Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Lead Data Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Lead Data Architect in the UK

Lead Data Architect
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Lead Data Architect in the UK

Lead Data Architect
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Data Architect over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Data Architect in the UK

Lead Data Architect
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Data Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 25 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +92 38 £90,000 - 2
London +78 23 £97,500 -2.50%
South East +82 14 £87,000 -3.33% 1
Buckinghamshire - 12 £87,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 12 £87,000 - 1
Slough - 2 £100,000 -
Berkshire - 2 £100,000 -
East of England +19 1 - -
Scotland +16 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -

Lead Data Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, Lead Data Architect 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 featuring Lead Data Architect in the job title.

1 42 (62.69%) Big Data
2 40 (59.70%) Analytics
3 37 (55.22%) Business Intelligence
4 36 (53.73%) Data Warehouse
4 36 (53.73%) Hadoop
5 33 (49.25%) ETL
6 27 (40.30%) SQL
7 25 (37.31%) Stakeholder Management
8 24 (35.82%) Microsoft
8 24 (35.82%) Data Architecture
8 24 (35.82%) Apache Hive
9 23 (34.33%) NoSQL
9 23 (34.33%) Relational Database
10 21 (31.34%) Data Quality
10 21 (31.34%) Data Integration
10 21 (31.34%) Data Modelling
11 17 (25.37%) Visualisation
12 16 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (23.88%) Data Lake
13 15 (22.39%) Data Visualisation
13 15 (22.39%) SQL Server
14 13 (19.40%) OLAP
14 13 (19.40%) Microsoft Azure
14 13 (19.40%) Data Governance
15 12 (17.91%) Mentoring
15 12 (17.91%) Apache Spark
15 12 (17.91%) Data Mart
16 11 (16.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 11 (16.42%) Data Management
16 11 (16.42%) SQL Server Integration Services

Lead Data Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (17.91%) Apache Spark
2 10 (14.93%) Apache
3 8 (11.94%) SAS
4 6 (8.96%) Apache Solr
5 4 (5.97%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (19.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (16.42%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (8.96%) Data Lake Analytics
4 2 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.49%) Heroku
5 1 (1.49%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (62.69%) Big Data
2 36 (53.73%) Data Warehouse
2 36 (53.73%) Hadoop
3 24 (35.82%) Apache Hive
4 23 (34.33%) NoSQL
4 23 (34.33%) Relational Database
5 16 (23.88%) Data Lake
6 15 (22.39%) SQL Server
7 13 (19.40%) OLAP
8 12 (17.91%) Data Mart
9 11 (16.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (16.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (16.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (14.93%) HDInsight
11 9 (13.43%) Power BI
12 7 (10.45%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (10.45%) HBase
13 6 (8.96%) Azure SQL Database
13 6 (8.96%) RDBMS
13 6 (8.96%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 8 (11.94%) Banking
2 7 (10.45%) Finance
3 6 (8.96%) Legal
4 4 (5.97%) Dutch Language
4 4 (5.97%) French Language
4 4 (5.97%) German Language
4 4 (5.97%) Italian Language
4 4 (5.97%) Spanish Language
5 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.49%) Electronics
6 1 (1.49%) Games
6 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.49%) Marketing
6 1 (1.49%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.45%) .NET
1 7 (10.45%) Kafka
2 6 (8.96%) MDX
3 3 (4.48%) Web Services
4 2 (2.99%) EDIFACT
4 2 (2.99%) iXBRL
4 2 (2.99%) JSON
4 2 (2.99%) RESTful
4 2 (2.99%) SOAP
4 2 (2.99%) XML
5 1 (1.49%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Data Structures
2 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.96%) Public Cloud
3 4 (5.97%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.99%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.99%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.49%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.49%) Clustering
5 1 (1.49%) iPad
5 1 (1.49%) Replication
5 1 (1.49%) Smart Energy
5 1 (1.49%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (59.70%) Analytics
2 37 (55.22%) Business Intelligence
3 33 (49.25%) ETL
4 25 (37.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (35.82%) Data Architecture
6 21 (31.34%) Data Integration
6 21 (31.34%) Data Modelling
7 17 (25.37%) Visualisation
8 16 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (22.39%) Data Visualisation
10 13 (19.40%) Data Governance
11 12 (17.91%) Mentoring
12 11 (16.42%) Data Management
13 10 (14.93%) Data Analytics
13 10 (14.93%) MapReduce
14 9 (13.43%) Business Analytics
15 8 (11.94%) Machine Learning
15 8 (11.94%) Migration
15 8 (11.94%) TOGAF
16 7 (10.45%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 27 (40.30%) SQL
2 6 (8.96%) C#
2 6 (8.96%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 6 (8.96%) R
2 6 (8.96%) T-SQL
3 3 (4.48%) Java
4 2 (2.99%) ABAP
4 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (31.34%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.99%) GDPR
3 1 (1.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) HDFS
2 1 (1.49%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 24 (35.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.43%) Tableau
2 9 (13.43%) Teradata
3 8 (11.94%) IBM
4 7 (10.45%) Google
5 6 (8.96%) Hortonworks
6 5 (7.46%) Oracle
7 4 (5.97%) SAP
8 2 (2.99%) Cloudera
8 2 (2.99%) Informatica
9 1 (1.49%) Netezza
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