The first table below looks at the demand for the Security Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Architect
Rank 189 184 200
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 21 13 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.21% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.22% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 16
Average daily rate £475 £400 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £287 £485
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year
-52.72% -
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5961 5787 7412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.36% 92.86% 91.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4311 4275 5242
Average daily rate £438 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 120 171
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.80 £135.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Security Architect
London

Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Architect in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Security Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Architect across the City of London region.

Security Architect Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Security Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Architect across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Security Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Security 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 contract IT job ads sampled with Security Architect in their job title.

1 10 (31.25%) Security Architecture
2 9 (28.13%) CISM
2 9 (28.13%) Cisco
2 9 (28.13%) CISSP
3 6 (18.75%) Firewall
4 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
4 5 (15.63%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (15.63%) SIEM
4 5 (15.63%) SABSA
4 5 (15.63%) Network Security
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (12.50%) Tivoli
5 4 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
5 4 (12.50%) TOGAF
5 4 (12.50%) Information Security
5 4 (12.50%) VMware
5 4 (12.50%) Finance
5 4 (12.50%) Migration
5 4 (12.50%) VMS
5 4 (12.50%) Apple
6 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (9.38%) CESG
6 3 (9.38%) CESG CLAS
6 3 (9.38%) Android
6 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
7 2 (6.25%) Cyber Security
7 2 (6.25%) Network Architecture
7 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared
7 2 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (6.25%) Banking

Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Security 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 contract IT job ads sampled with Security Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) Firewall
2 5 (15.63%) Network Security
3 4 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (6.25%) VPN
4 2 (6.25%) 3GPP
5 1 (3.13%) Kerberos
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) CESG
1 3 (9.38%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (6.25%) PKI
3 1 (3.13%) Cryptography
3 1 (3.13%) RMADS
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) VMS
2 3 (9.38%) Android
3 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Security Architecture
2 5 (15.63%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (15.63%) SIEM
2 5 (15.63%) SABSA
3 4 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
3 4 (12.50%) TOGAF
3 4 (12.50%) Information Security
3 4 (12.50%) Migration
4 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (6.25%) Cyber Security
5 2 (6.25%) Network Architecture
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (6.25%) Use Case
5 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL
6 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.13%) RAD
6 1 (3.13%) RUP
6 1 (3.13%) Service Management
6 1 (3.13%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) Java
1 1 (3.13%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) CISM
1 9 (28.13%) CISSP
2 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) MCSE
4 1 (3.13%) MCSA
4 1 (3.13%) CCIE
4 1 (3.13%) CCNP
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.13%) CCSE
4 1 (3.13%) CCSA
4 1 (3.13%) JNCIP
4 1 (3.13%) JNCIE
4 1 (3.13%) ISSAP
4 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.13%) COBIT
1 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Cisco
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.50%) VMware
3 4 (12.50%) Apple
4 2 (6.25%) SAP
5 1 (3.13%) Juniper
5 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.13%) Cyber-Ark
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