The table below looks at the statistics for Security Architecture skills 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 Architecture over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Architecture
Rank 184 211 206
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -5
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 23 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.38% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.20% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 12
Average daily rate
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£538 £450 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £326 £453
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £585 £598
UK excluding London average daily rate £519 £488 £500
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4598 5565 5312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 76.84% 76.54% 75.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3552 4106 3940
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 74 90
Average hourly rate £16.00 £21.00 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% -39.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.00 £16.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £52.82 £53.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Architecture across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Security Architecture
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 Architecture across the City of London region.

Security Architecture Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Security Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Architecture across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Security Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Security Architecture
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 Architecture across the City of London region.

Security Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Security Architecture also 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 that cited Security Architecture.

1 24 (50.00%) Firewall
2 21 (43.75%) Cisco
3 14 (29.17%) Risk Assessment
3 14 (29.17%) Information Security
4 13 (27.08%) Network Security
4 13 (27.08%) BCP
5 12 (25.00%) SSL
5 12 (25.00%) Juniper
5 12 (25.00%) Wireless
5 12 (25.00%) Business Continuity
5 12 (25.00%) F5
5 12 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
5 12 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
6 10 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (20.83%) Reverse Proxy
6 10 (20.83%) VPN
7 8 (16.67%) Finance
7 8 (16.67%) Information Assurance
7 8 (16.67%) CESG
8 7 (14.58%) Security Cleared
9 6 (12.50%) RMADS
9 6 (12.50%) SIEM
9 6 (12.50%) CESG CLAS
9 6 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (10.42%) CISSP
10 5 (10.42%) Internet
10 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
10 5 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (10.42%) Cyber Security
11 4 (8.33%) PCI DSS

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Security Architecture also 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 that cited Security Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.08%) IIS
1 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 24 (50.00%) Firewall
2 13 (27.08%) Network Security
3 12 (25.00%) Wireless
3 12 (25.00%) SSL
4 10 (20.83%) VPN
4 10 (20.83%) Reverse Proxy
5 5 (10.42%) Internet
6 3 (6.25%) LAN
6 3 (6.25%) WAN
7 2 (4.17%) DNS
8 1 (2.08%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.08%) Big Data
General
1 8 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.17%) Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Retail
3 2 (4.17%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Local Government
4 1 (2.08%) German Language
4 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.08%) Legal
4 1 (2.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Architect
2 11 (22.92%) Security Architect
2 11 (22.92%) Security Engineer
3 10 (20.83%) Project Engineer
4 8 (16.67%) IT Security Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Information Architect
5 5 (10.42%) Security Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Security Advisor
7 3 (6.25%) Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Security Manager
8 2 (4.17%) IT Security Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Lead Architect
8 2 (4.17%) CLAS Consultant
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Applications Architect
8 2 (4.17%) Information Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Information Security Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Security Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) CESG
2 6 (12.50%) CESG CLAS
2 6 (12.50%) RMADS
3 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.08%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (2.08%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (2.08%) FMCG
5 1 (2.08%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Windows
2 2 (4.17%) Mac OS X
2 2 (4.17%) UNIX
3 1 (2.08%) Android
3 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.08%) AIX
3 1 (2.08%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.17%) Risk Assessment
1 14 (29.17%) Information Security
2 13 (27.08%) BCP
3 12 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 12 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 12 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 8 (16.67%) Information Assurance
5 6 (12.50%) SIEM
6 5 (10.42%) Cyber Security
6 5 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.33%) Project Management
7 4 (8.33%) Risk Management
8 3 (6.25%) ITIL
8 3 (6.25%) Network Design
8 3 (6.25%) Network Architecture
8 3 (6.25%) Data Protection
8 3 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (4.17%) Project Planning
9 2 (4.17%) Data Security
10 1 (2.08%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (10.42%) CISSP
4 4 (8.33%) Degree
4 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.25%) CISM
6 2 (4.17%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.08%) CISA
7 1 (2.08%) GIAC
7 1 (2.08%) GSEC
7 1 (2.08%) CEH
7 1 (2.08%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.08%) HIPAA
3 1 (2.08%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.08%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 21 (43.75%) Cisco
2 12 (25.00%) Juniper
2 12 (25.00%) F5
3 4 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.17%) Websense
4 2 (4.17%) Blue Coat
4 2 (4.17%) Ruckus Wireless
5 1 (2.08%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (2.08%) Varonis
5 1 (2.08%) Lumension
5 1 (2.08%) Gemalto
5 1 (2.08%) Symantec
5 1 (2.08%) NetApp
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.08%) HP
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