The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the 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 29 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architect
Rank 240 362 344
Rank change year-on-year
+122 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 200 69 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.93% 0.30% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.31% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 36 47
Median daily rate £581 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.68% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £633 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £541 £513 £520
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £72.50 - -
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
20558 22106 21788
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.14% 94.61% 95.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 14897 15440 15139
Median daily rate £463 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 369 391
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.72 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.23% +12.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £52.17 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 29 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +53 18 £525 +7.69%
Feltham +5 9 £550 +6.79%
Croydon - 2 £492 -
Hounslow - 2 - -
Westminster - 2 £625 -
Southwark - 2 - -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Security Architect
England

Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 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 London region featuring Security Architect in the job title.

1 123 (35.45%) Security Architecture
2 100 (28.82%) CISSP
3 91 (26.22%) Information Security
4 81 (23.34%) Security Cleared
5 74 (21.33%) Firewall
6 71 (20.46%) TOGAF
7 65 (18.73%) SC Cleared
8 61 (17.58%) Cybersecurity
9 60 (17.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 54 (15.56%) SABSA
11 53 (15.27%) Finance
12 52 (14.99%) Network Security
13 50 (14.41%) Stakeholder Management
14 47 (13.54%) Risk Management
15 44 (12.68%) SIEM
16 43 (12.39%) Amazon AWS
17 41 (11.82%) Identity Access Management
17 41 (11.82%) CISM
18 34 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
19 30 (8.65%) Microsoft Azure
20 28 (8.07%) Internet
20 28 (8.07%) PCI DSS
20 28 (8.07%) Data Centre
21 27 (7.78%) CLAS
21 27 (7.78%) Vulnerability Management
21 27 (7.78%) Windows
21 27 (7.78%) CESG
22 26 (7.49%) CESG Certified Professional
23 25 (7.20%) PKI
24 24 (6.92%) Network Design

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 9 (2.59%) OpenStack
1 9 (2.59%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.31%) IIS
3 3 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (0.86%) iPlanet
3 3 (0.86%) MQSeries
3 3 (0.86%) MS Exchange
3 3 (0.86%) WebLogic
3 3 (0.86%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.58%) Apache
4 2 (0.58%) CMS
5 1 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (1.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.58%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.29%) MS Office
3 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.86%) BusinessWare
1 3 (0.86%) SAP R/3
2 2 (0.58%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 43 (12.39%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (8.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (6.92%) PaaS
4 23 (6.63%) IaaS
5 19 (5.48%) SaaS
6 11 (3.17%) Office 365
7 3 (0.86%) Yammer
8 2 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.58%) AWS OpsWorks
8 2 (0.58%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 74 (21.33%) Firewall
2 52 (14.99%) Network Security
3 28 (8.07%) Internet
4 17 (4.90%) LAN
5 16 (4.61%) WAN
6 13 (3.75%) IPsec
7 12 (3.46%) LDAP
8 11 (3.17%) Wireless
9 9 (2.59%) TCP/IP
10 4 (1.15%) CTI
10 4 (1.15%) HTTP
11 3 (0.86%) DLNA
11 3 (0.86%) MPLS
11 3 (0.86%) Multicast
11 3 (0.86%) SAN
11 3 (0.86%) SSL
11 3 (0.86%) Unicast
11 3 (0.86%) Unified Communications
11 3 (0.86%) UPnP
11 3 (0.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.17%) Big Data
2 4 (1.15%) DB2
3 3 (0.86%) DB2 UDB
3 3 (0.86%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.58%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.58%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.29%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 53 (15.27%) Finance
2 16 (4.61%) Legal
2 16 (4.61%) Retail
3 12 (3.46%) Banking
4 11 (3.17%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.31%) Games
6 3 (0.86%) Investment Banking
6 3 (0.86%) Multimedia
6 3 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (0.86%) Publishing
7 2 (0.58%) Back Office
8 1 (0.29%) Advertising
8 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.29%) Law
8 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.29%) Online Betting
8 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.59%) Web Services
2 4 (1.15%) SAML
3 3 (0.86%) MSMQ
3 3 (0.86%) RESTful
4 2 (0.58%) .NET
4 2 (0.58%) Middleware
4 2 (0.58%) SOAP
5 1 (0.29%) Ajax
5 1 (0.29%) CSS
5 1 (0.29%) HTML
5 1 (0.29%) HTML5
5 1 (0.29%) JSON
5 1 (0.29%) OAuth
5 1 (0.29%) OpenID
5 1 (0.29%) REST
5 1 (0.29%) Spring
5 1 (0.29%) Spring Security
5 1 (0.29%) WAP
5 1 (0.29%) WCF
5 1 (0.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.07%) Data Centre
2 27 (7.78%) CESG
3 25 (7.20%) PKI
4 24 (6.92%) Management Information System
5 17 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (4.03%) Cryptography
6 14 (4.03%) Private Cloud
7 12 (3.46%) CESG CLAS
8 11 (3.17%) YubiKey
9 10 (2.88%) Data Protection Act
9 10 (2.88%) Freedom of Information
9 10 (2.88%) Freedom of Information Act
10 7 (2.02%) Public Cloud
11 6 (1.73%) Embedded Systems
11 6 (1.73%) Hybrid Cloud
12 5 (1.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 5 (1.44%) Online Games
13 3 (0.86%) Computer Science
13 3 (0.86%) SCADA
13 3 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 27 (7.78%) Windows
2 24 (6.92%) Unix
3 12 (3.46%) Linux
4 4 (1.15%) AIX
4 4 (1.15%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.86%) Solaris
5 3 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (0.86%) zOS
6 1 (0.29%) Android
6 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.29%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (35.45%) Security Architecture
2 91 (26.22%) Information Security
3 71 (20.46%) TOGAF
4 61 (17.58%) Cybersecurity
5 54 (15.56%) SABSA
6 50 (14.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 47 (13.54%) Risk Management
8 44 (12.68%) SIEM
9 41 (11.82%) Identity Access Management
10 34 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (7.78%) Vulnerability Management
12 24 (6.92%) Network Design
12 24 (6.92%) Project Management
13 23 (6.63%) Enterprise Architecture
14 22 (6.34%) Security Management
15 21 (6.05%) ITIL
16 20 (5.76%) Data Protection
16 20 (5.76%) Information Assurance
17 18 (5.19%) Change Management
18 16 (4.61%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 5 (1.44%) Java
1 5 (1.44%) SQL
2 3 (0.86%) C
3 2 (0.58%) JavaScript
3 2 (0.58%) Python
4 1 (0.29%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.29%) C#
4 1 (0.29%) Groovy
4 1 (0.29%) Korn
4 1 (0.29%) Perl
4 1 (0.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 100 (28.82%) CISSP
2 81 (23.34%) Security Cleared
3 65 (18.73%) SC Cleared
4 41 (11.82%) CISM
5 27 (7.78%) CLAS
6 26 (7.49%) CESG Certified Professional
7 22 (6.34%) Degree
8 18 (5.19%) ISSAP
9 16 (4.61%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (4.03%) CISA
11 12 (3.46%) JNCIA
11 12 (3.46%) JNCIS
12 11 (3.17%) CEH
12 11 (3.17%) CRISC
13 8 (2.31%) DV Cleared
14 6 (1.73%) CCNA
15 5 (1.44%) BPSS Clearance
15 5 (1.44%) CCIE
15 5 (1.44%) CCNP
15 5 (1.44%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (17.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (8.07%) PCI DSS
3 11 (3.17%) COBIT
3 11 (3.17%) Government Security Classifications
3 11 (3.17%) RMADS
4 6 (1.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (1.44%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (1.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 4 (1.15%) JSP 440
7 3 (0.86%) QA
8 2 (0.58%) SSAE 16
9 1 (0.29%) BS25999
9 1 (0.29%) BS7799
9 1 (0.29%) ISO27002
9 1 (0.29%) ISO27005
System Software
1 18 (5.19%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.86%) ClearTrust
4 2 (0.58%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.29%) Docker
5 1 (0.29%) Snort
5 1 (0.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (1.73%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (1.73%) Puppet
2 5 (1.44%) FortiGate
2 5 (1.44%) MIMEsweeper
3 4 (1.15%) CA Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.58%) Ansible
5 1 (0.29%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.29%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.29%) HP Fortify
5 1 (0.29%) OPNET
5 1 (0.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (6.34%) Oracle
1 22 (6.34%) Palo Alto
2 21 (6.05%) Cisco
2 21 (6.05%) F5
2 21 (6.05%) Juniper
2 21 (6.05%) Microsoft
3 19 (5.48%) VMware
4 14 (4.03%) CheckPoint
5 13 (3.75%) Aerohive Networks
6 12 (3.46%) ArcSight
7 11 (3.17%) Blue Coat
7 11 (3.17%) SAP
8 8 (2.31%) Symantec
9 6 (1.73%) Forcepoint
9 6 (1.73%) NetApp
10 5 (1.44%) HP
11 4 (1.15%) CA
11 4 (1.15%) Citrix
11 4 (1.15%) Cyber-Ark
11 4 (1.15%) Splunk
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RP International
Rate: Competitive
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