The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Security Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

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.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architect
Rank 145 186 201
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 19 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.57% 0.21% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.22% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 3
Median daily rate £525 £488 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £388 £480
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £570 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £541 £506 £538
% change year-on-year
+6.92% -5.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £72.50 - -
Security Architect
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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 contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3178 5518 5658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.67% 94.79% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2581 4245 4207
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 99 73
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.65 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.05 £31.99
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Security Architect in the job title.

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 25 June 2016.

Security Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Security Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Security Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, Security Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring Security Architect in the job title.

1 10 (37.04%) Security Architecture
2 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 8 (29.63%) SC Cleared
3 8 (29.63%) Firewall
4 6 (22.22%) Finance
4 6 (22.22%) TOGAF
5 5 (18.52%) CISSP
5 5 (18.52%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (14.81%) CLAS
7 3 (11.11%) Network Security
7 3 (11.11%) Data Protection
7 3 (11.11%) Web Services
7 3 (11.11%) Cryptography
7 3 (11.11%) CESG
7 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (11.11%) Network Design
7 3 (11.11%) PKI
7 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
7 3 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (7.41%) Information Security
8 2 (7.41%) Migration
8 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
8 2 (7.41%) Change Management
8 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (7.41%) Project Management
8 2 (7.41%) IPsec
8 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (7.41%) ISSAP

Security Architect Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.70%) IaaS
3 1 (3.70%) PaaS
3 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) Firewall
2 3 (11.11%) Network Security
3 2 (7.41%) IPsec
4 1 (3.70%) DMZ
4 1 (3.70%) Internet
4 1 (3.70%) LAN
4 1 (3.70%) LDAP
4 1 (3.70%) VPN
4 1 (3.70%) WAN
4 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Web Services
2 2 (7.41%) RESTful
3 1 (3.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) CESG
1 3 (11.11%) Cryptography
1 3 (11.11%) PKI
2 2 (7.41%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (7.41%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.70%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (3.70%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.70%) YubiKey
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Security Architecture
2 6 (22.22%) TOGAF
3 5 (18.52%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 3 (11.11%) Network Design
4 3 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 2 (7.41%) BCP
5 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
5 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (7.41%) Change Management
5 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (7.41%) Information Assurance
5 2 (7.41%) Information Security
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL
5 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
5 2 (7.41%) Migration
5 2 (7.41%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (29.63%) SC Cleared
3 5 (18.52%) CISSP
4 4 (14.81%) CLAS
5 2 (7.41%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (7.41%) CISA
5 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
5 2 (7.41%) ISSAP
6 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (3.70%) CCNA
6 1 (3.70%) CEH
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.70%) CISM
6 1 (3.70%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (3.70%) GIAC
6 1 (3.70%) IISP
6 1 (3.70%) JNCIA
6 1 (3.70%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.41%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (3.70%) BS7799
3 1 (3.70%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Aerohive Networks
1 2 (7.41%) F5
1 2 (7.41%) Juniper
1 2 (7.41%) Palo Alto
2 1 (3.70%) ArcSight
2 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco
2 1 (3.70%) Cloudera
2 1 (3.70%) Nokia
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) VMware