The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Information Security Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Architect
England / London
Rank 398 412 408
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Architect 11 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.057% 0.038% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.040% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 4
Median daily rate £638 £588 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.51% +11.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £470 £483
10% offered a daily rate of more than £735 £635 £571
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £625 £488
% change year-on-year
-18.00% +28.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18459 19969 20051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.94% 95.10% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 13205 14056 14273
Median daily rate £475 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 312 347
Median hourly rate £21.75 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Information Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Information Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Information Security Architect
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Information Security Architect Daily Rate Trend in London

Information Security Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Security Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Information Security Architect Daily Rate Histogram in London

Information Security Architect
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 20 January 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 1 £500 - 1
Information Security Architect
England

Information Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Information 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 London region featuring Information Security Architect in the job title.

1 24 (96.00%) Information Security
2 12 (48.00%) CISSP
3 11 (44.00%) Security Architecture
4 10 (40.00%) TOGAF
5 9 (36.00%) SIEM
6 8 (32.00%) SABSA
7 7 (28.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
8 6 (24.00%) Banking
8 6 (24.00%) CISM
8 6 (24.00%) Risk Management
9 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
9 5 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
10 4 (16.00%) IaaS
10 4 (16.00%) Splunk
10 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
10 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (16.00%) Firewall
11 3 (12.00%) CISA
11 3 (12.00%) Finance
11 3 (12.00%) GIAC
11 3 (12.00%) Internet
11 3 (12.00%) Symantec
11 3 (12.00%) PCI DSS
11 3 (12.00%) COBIT
11 3 (12.00%) Risk Analysis
11 3 (12.00%) Network Security
11 3 (12.00%) CESG
11 3 (12.00%) SaaS

Information Security Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (4.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) IaaS
2 3 (12.00%) SaaS
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Firewall
2 3 (12.00%) Internet
2 3 (12.00%) Network Security
3 2 (8.00%) Intranet
4 1 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (24.00%) Banking
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
3 2 (8.00%) Legal
3 2 (8.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) Law
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.00%) CESG
3 2 (8.00%) Cyber Defence
3 2 (8.00%) PKI
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Unix
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) Information Security
2 11 (44.00%) Security Architecture
3 10 (40.00%) TOGAF
4 9 (36.00%) SIEM
5 8 (32.00%) SABSA
6 6 (24.00%) Risk Management
7 5 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (12.00%) Information Assurance
9 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
9 3 (12.00%) Risk Analysis
10 2 (8.00%) Computer Forensics
10 2 (8.00%) Data Governance
10 2 (8.00%) Data Loss Prevention
10 2 (8.00%) Ethical Hacking
10 2 (8.00%) OWASP
10 2 (8.00%) Patch Management
10 2 (8.00%) Security Monitoring
10 2 (8.00%) Security Patching
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) CISSP
2 6 (24.00%) CISM
2 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (12.00%) CISA
4 3 (12.00%) GIAC
5 2 (8.00%) CEH
5 2 (8.00%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (8.00%) CRISC
5 2 (8.00%) SANS
6 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (4.00%) CISMP
6 1 (4.00%) CLAS
6 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.00%) GCFE
6 1 (4.00%) GCIA
6 1 (4.00%) GCIH
6 1 (4.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (12.00%) COBIT
2 3 (12.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (12.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (8.00%) JSP 440
3 2 (8.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (4.00%) ISO 9000
4 1 (4.00%) RMADS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Splunk
2 3 (12.00%) Symantec
3 2 (8.00%) Tripwire
4 1 (4.00%) hybris
4 1 (4.00%) Infor
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) MuleSoft
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.00%) Varonis