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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architect
Rank 330 323 324
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 67 81 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.37% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.39% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 60 31
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£550 £550 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £678 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £510 £450
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £55.00
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
19647 20560 18458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.50% 92.96% 93.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 13785 13896 12572
Average daily rate £448 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.29% -
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 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 322 392 424
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -0.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +10 18 £563 +2.27%
Security Architect
England

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 71 (49.31%) Security Architecture
2 39 (27.08%) Information Security
3 37 (25.69%) Finance
4 27 (18.75%) Telecoms
4 27 (18.75%) TOGAF
5 26 (18.06%) Network Security
6 25 (17.36%) Security Cleared
7 24 (16.67%) Firewall
8 22 (15.28%) Cisco
8 22 (15.28%) Cyber Security
9 20 (13.89%) Information Assurance
9 20 (13.89%) CISSP
10 19 (13.19%) Internet
10 19 (13.19%) CheckPoint
10 19 (13.19%) Degree
10 19 (13.19%) Enterprise Architecture
11 17 (11.81%) LAN
11 17 (11.81%) Management Information System
12 16 (11.11%) Network Design
12 16 (11.11%) Retail
12 16 (11.11%) WAN
12 16 (11.11%) SABSA
12 16 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 15 (10.42%) Technical Architecture
13 15 (10.42%) Network Architecture
14 13 (9.03%) CISM
14 13 (9.03%) BGP
14 13 (9.03%) EIGRP
14 13 (9.03%) OSPF
14 13 (9.03%) SC Cleared

Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 4 (2.78%) IIS
2 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.17%) PaaS
1 6 (4.17%) IaaS
2 5 (3.47%) SaaS
3 1 (0.69%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (18.06%) Network Security
2 24 (16.67%) Firewall
3 19 (13.19%) Internet
4 17 (11.81%) LAN
5 16 (11.11%) WAN
6 13 (9.03%) OSPF
6 13 (9.03%) BGP
6 13 (9.03%) EIGRP
7 12 (8.33%) Extranet
8 8 (5.56%) MPLS
8 8 (5.56%) IP Telephony
9 7 (4.86%) Multicast
10 5 (3.47%) ATM
11 4 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
12 3 (2.08%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (1.39%) NGN
13 2 (1.39%) SSL
14 1 (0.69%) VPN
14 1 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.39%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.69%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.69%) Big Data
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database
General
1 37 (25.69%) Finance
2 27 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 16 (11.11%) Retail
4 12 (8.33%) Banking
5 8 (5.56%) Legal
6 7 (4.86%) Financial Institution
7 5 (3.47%) Multimedia
8 2 (1.39%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.39%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.69%) Publishing
9 1 (0.69%) Electronics
9 1 (0.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.08%) Web Services
2 2 (1.39%) JSP
3 1 (0.69%) Middleware
3 1 (0.69%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.81%) Management Information System
2 12 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.25%) Mobile Computing
4 8 (5.56%) PKI
5 7 (4.86%) CESG
6 6 (4.17%) Cryptography
7 4 (2.78%) Freedom of Information
7 4 (2.78%) Biometrics
7 4 (2.78%) Physics
7 4 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (2.78%) Freedom of Information Act
8 3 (2.08%) Online Banking
8 3 (2.08%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.39%) CESG CLAS
9 2 (1.39%) RMADS
10 1 (0.69%) PMI
10 1 (0.69%) SCADA
10 1 (0.69%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.69%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.17%) Windows
2 5 (3.47%) UNIX
3 3 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (49.31%) Security Architecture
2 39 (27.08%) Information Security
3 27 (18.75%) TOGAF
4 22 (15.28%) Cyber Security
5 20 (13.89%) Information Assurance
6 19 (13.19%) Enterprise Architecture
7 16 (11.11%) Network Design
7 16 (11.11%) SABSA
8 15 (10.42%) Network Architecture
8 15 (10.42%) Technical Architecture
9 13 (9.03%) Network Monitoring
10 11 (7.64%) SIEM
10 11 (7.64%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (7.64%) Migration
10 11 (7.64%) Data Security
11 8 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (4.86%) ITIL
12 7 (4.86%) Network Management
13 6 (4.17%) E-Commerce
13 6 (4.17%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.39%) C++
1 2 (1.39%) Java
1 2 (1.39%) SQL
2 1 (0.69%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (17.36%) Security Cleared
2 20 (13.89%) CISSP
3 19 (13.19%) Degree
4 13 (9.03%) CISM
4 13 (9.03%) SC Cleared
5 8 (5.56%) CISA
6 5 (3.47%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.08%) ISSAP
8 2 (1.39%) CSSLP
8 2 (1.39%) ISACA
8 2 (1.39%) GCED
8 2 (1.39%) GSEC
8 2 (1.39%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.69%) ISEB
9 1 (0.69%) PMP
9 1 (0.69%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.69%) GIAC
9 1 (0.69%) MBCS
9 1 (0.69%) CITP
9 1 (0.69%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (8.33%) COBIT
2 12 (8.33%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.39%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.08%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.69%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (0.69%) Puppet
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (15.28%) Cisco
2 19 (13.19%) CheckPoint
3 6 (4.17%) Splunk
3 6 (4.17%) Oracle
4 3 (2.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.08%) Dell
4 3 (2.08%) BT
4 3 (2.08%) Prolexic
4 3 (2.08%) ScanSafe
5 2 (1.39%) McAfee
5 2 (1.39%) Cyber-Ark
5 2 (1.39%) VMware
5 2 (1.39%) Sourcefire
5 2 (1.39%) F5
5 2 (1.39%) ArcSight
5 2 (1.39%) HP
6 1 (0.69%) BMC
6 1 (0.69%) CA
6 1 (0.69%) Sybase
6 1 (0.69%) SAP
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