The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the 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 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architect
Rank 345 324 330
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 66 79 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.34% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.37% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 52 36
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£550 £545 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.91% -0.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £379 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £675 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £525 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £26.00 -
Security Architect
England

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
20772 21329 19784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.37% 92.77% 92.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 14288 14968 13348
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 377 384 414
Average hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £19.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.85% -9.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £38.79 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -

Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Security Architect
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Security Architect Daily Rate Trend in London

Security Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Security Architect Daily Rate Histogram in London

Security Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Security Architect Hourly Rate Trend in London

Security Architect
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +13 10 £600 +26.31% 1
Feltham - 5 £505 -
Canary Wharf - 4 - -
Security Architect
England

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 57 (43.85%) Security Architecture
2 35 (26.92%) Information Security
3 34 (26.15%) TOGAF
4 29 (22.31%) Finance
5 23 (17.69%) CISSP
6 21 (16.15%) Information Assurance
7 20 (15.38%) Security Cleared
7 20 (15.38%) Cyber Security
8 19 (14.62%) SABSA
9 18 (13.85%) Degree
10 17 (13.08%) Enterprise Architecture
10 17 (13.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 16 (12.31%) CISM
12 14 (10.77%) PKI
12 14 (10.77%) SC Cleared
13 13 (10.00%) PCI DSS
13 13 (10.00%) Network Security
13 13 (10.00%) SIEM
14 12 (9.23%) COBIT
14 12 (9.23%) Legal
14 12 (9.23%) Firewall
14 12 (9.23%) Management Information System
15 11 (8.46%) Telecoms
15 11 (8.46%) Banking
15 11 (8.46%) PaaS
15 11 (8.46%) IaaS
16 10 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
16 10 (7.69%) CESG
17 9 (6.92%) Computer Science
18 8 (6.15%) Data Security

Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.62%) IIS
2 1 (0.77%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.77%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.46%) PaaS
1 11 (8.46%) IaaS
2 7 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.54%) SaaS
5 1 (0.77%) Taleo
5 1 (0.77%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.00%) Network Security
2 12 (9.23%) Firewall
3 7 (5.38%) Internet
4 4 (3.08%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (2.31%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (1.54%) SSL
7 1 (0.77%) LDAP
7 1 (0.77%) LAN
7 1 (0.77%) SMS
7 1 (0.77%) 4G
7 1 (0.77%) 3G
7 1 (0.77%) MPLS
7 1 (0.77%) OSPF
7 1 (0.77%) BGP
7 1 (0.77%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.77%) SS7
7 1 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.77%) 2G
7 1 (0.77%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.77%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.08%) Big Data
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (0.77%) Hadoop
General
1 29 (22.31%) Finance
2 12 (9.23%) Legal
3 11 (8.46%) Telecoms
3 11 (8.46%) Banking
4 3 (2.31%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.31%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.54%) Retail
5 2 (1.54%) Publishing
6 1 (0.77%) Electronics
6 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.77%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.85%) JSP
2 1 (0.77%) SAML
2 1 (0.77%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.77%) PKI
2 12 (9.23%) Management Information System
3 10 (7.69%) CESG
4 9 (6.92%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.85%) RMADS
6 4 (3.08%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (3.08%) Freedom of Information Act
6 4 (3.08%) Physics
6 4 (3.08%) Biometrics
6 4 (3.08%) Cryptography
6 4 (3.08%) Freedom of Information
7 3 (2.31%) Online Banking
7 3 (2.31%) Mobile Computing
7 3 (2.31%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.54%) PMI
8 2 (1.54%) Economics
8 2 (1.54%) CESG CLAS
9 1 (0.77%) DTV
9 1 (0.77%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.62%) Windows
2 4 (3.08%) UNIX
3 2 (1.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (43.85%) Security Architecture
2 35 (26.92%) Information Security
3 34 (26.15%) TOGAF
4 21 (16.15%) Information Assurance
5 20 (15.38%) Cyber Security
6 19 (14.62%) SABSA
7 17 (13.08%) Enterprise Architecture
8 13 (10.00%) SIEM
9 10 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
10 8 (6.15%) Data Security
11 7 (5.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (5.38%) Data Protection
11 7 (5.38%) Risk Assessment
12 6 (4.62%) Time Management
12 6 (4.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 6 (4.62%) Network Monitoring
12 6 (4.62%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (4.62%) Penetration Testing
12 6 (4.62%) ITIL
12 6 (4.62%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.54%) C++
1 2 (1.54%) Java
1 2 (1.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (17.69%) CISSP
2 20 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 18 (13.85%) Degree
4 16 (12.31%) CISM
5 14 (10.77%) SC Cleared
6 8 (6.15%) ISSAP
7 6 (4.62%) CISA
8 3 (2.31%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.54%) ISACA
9 2 (1.54%) GIAC
9 2 (1.54%) PMP
9 2 (1.54%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.54%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.77%) ISEB
10 1 (0.77%) MBCS
10 1 (0.77%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.77%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (10.00%) PCI DSS
3 12 (9.23%) COBIT
4 5 (3.85%) JSP 440
5 3 (2.31%) CESG Infosec
6 2 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.08%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.54%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (1.54%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.77%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 7 (5.38%) Oracle
2 6 (4.62%) VMware
2 6 (4.62%) Splunk
3 5 (3.85%) Cisco
4 4 (3.08%) Dell
4 4 (3.08%) CA
4 4 (3.08%) Cyber-Ark
5 3 (2.31%) CheckPoint
5 3 (2.31%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.31%) BT
5 3 (2.31%) Prolexic
5 3 (2.31%) ScanSafe
6 2 (1.54%) ArcSight
7 1 (0.77%) ForgeRock
7 1 (0.77%) NetIQ
7 1 (0.77%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.77%) NetApp
7 1 (0.77%) IBM
7 1 (0.77%) SAP
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