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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Architecture over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Architecture
London / City of London
Rank 152 134 183
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +49
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 1 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.034% 0.41% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.040% 0.47% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 7
Median daily rate £475 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £550 £500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.87 £52.50 £45.50
% change year-on-year
+15.94% +15.38%

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
2497 2763 4322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.90% 86.80% 82.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1980 2193 3371
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 28 33
Median hourly rate £21.75 £22.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.13% -3.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Security Architecture as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Security Architecture also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Security Architecture.

1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Information Security
3 5 (33.33%) Change Management
3 5 (33.33%) Firewall
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (33.33%) Palo Alto
4 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
4 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
4 4 (26.67%) CISSP
4 4 (26.67%) Degree
5 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (20.00%) DNS
5 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (20.00%) IPsec
5 3 (20.00%) Juniper
5 3 (20.00%) OSPF
5 3 (20.00%) BGP
5 3 (20.00%) EIGRP
5 3 (20.00%) VRRP
5 3 (20.00%) CCIE
5 3 (20.00%) Unix
5 3 (20.00%) Windows
5 3 (20.00%) DHCP
5 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (20.00%) Aruba
5 3 (20.00%) F5
5 3 (20.00%) HSRP
5 3 (20.00%) Low Latency

Security Architecture
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) BGP
2 3 (20.00%) DHCP
2 3 (20.00%) DNS
2 3 (20.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (20.00%) HSRP
2 3 (20.00%) IPsec
2 3 (20.00%) Multicast
2 3 (20.00%) OSPF
2 3 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
2 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (20.00%) VRRP
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (13.33%) Internet
3 2 (13.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (13.33%) Network Security
3 2 (13.33%) SSL
3 2 (13.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Big Data
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Architect
2 6 (40.00%) Security Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Security Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Data Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Lead Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Data Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) AWS Architect
6 1 (6.67%) CIO
6 1 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Data Network Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) IT Architect
6 1 (6.67%) IT Security Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Lead Security Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Network Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Network Security Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Security Officer
6 1 (6.67%) Security Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Ajax
1 1 (6.67%) JSON
1 1 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Unix
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Information Security
2 5 (33.33%) Change Management
3 3 (20.00%) Low Latency
3 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
3 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (20.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
4 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (13.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 2 (13.33%) Network Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Software Audit
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 2 (13.33%) Validation
4 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Machine Learning
5 1 (6.67%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (26.67%) CISSP
2 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) CCIE
4 2 (13.33%) CCSP
4 2 (13.33%) CISM
5 1 (6.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (6.67%) CRISC
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco
1 5 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 3 (20.00%) Arista
2 3 (20.00%) Aruba
2 3 (20.00%) F5
2 3 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (6.67%) CyberArk
3 1 (6.67%) Dell
3 1 (6.67%) Splunk
3 1 (6.67%) Symantec
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