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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Architect
England / London
Rank 285 283 334
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +51
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 112 133 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.59% 0.62% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.65% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 87 49
Median daily rate £600 £600 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £497 £495
10% offered a daily rate of more than £713 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £538 £550 £500
% change year-on-year
-2.27% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.50 -

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
18033 20348 20215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.74% 95.12% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 12895 14394 14249
Median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 249 312 339
Median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -8.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.25 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 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 +4 3 £575 -2.12% 9
Feltham +4 1 £505 -1.46%
Canary Wharf -2 1 - -
Westminster - 1 - -
Security Architect
England

Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 94 (38.68%) Security Architecture
2 69 (28.40%) Finance
3 62 (25.51%) Information Security
4 55 (22.63%) CISSP
5 48 (19.75%) Cybersecurity
6 47 (19.34%) TOGAF
7 43 (17.70%) Security Cleared
7 43 (17.70%) Amazon AWS
8 38 (15.64%) SC Cleared
8 38 (15.64%) Network Security
9 34 (13.99%) Banking
10 33 (13.58%) Agile Software Development
11 31 (12.76%) Microsoft Azure
11 31 (12.76%) Cisco
11 31 (12.76%) Firewall
12 28 (11.52%) Cisco Certification
13 27 (11.11%) CISM
14 24 (9.88%) Risk Management
15 23 (9.47%) Stakeholder Management
15 23 (9.47%) SABSA
16 21 (8.64%) CLAS
16 21 (8.64%) WAN
17 20 (8.23%) Internet
17 20 (8.23%) Splunk
18 19 (7.82%) SIEM
18 19 (7.82%) Enterprise Architecture
19 18 (7.41%) Management Information System
19 18 (7.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
19 18 (7.41%) Security Operations
20 17 (7.00%) Identity Access Management

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 3 (1.23%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.41%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.41%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 43 (17.70%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (12.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (4.12%) Office 365
4 8 (3.29%) IaaS
5 7 (2.88%) PaaS
5 7 (2.88%) SaaS
6 1 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.41%) AWS OpsWorks
6 1 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.41%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 38 (15.64%) Network Security
2 31 (12.76%) Firewall
3 21 (8.64%) WAN
4 20 (8.23%) Internet
5 17 (7.00%) LAN
6 14 (5.76%) DMZ
7 13 (5.35%) VPN
8 10 (4.12%) LDAP
8 10 (4.12%) MPLS
9 9 (3.70%) Kerberos
9 9 (3.70%) Wireless
10 6 (2.47%) Cisco Wireless
10 6 (2.47%) WLAN
11 4 (1.65%) Intrusion Detection
12 3 (1.23%) IPsec
12 3 (1.23%) SCCP
12 3 (1.23%) SSL
12 3 (1.23%) VoIP
13 2 (0.82%) 3G
13 2 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.47%) Big Data
2 1 (0.41%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (0.41%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (1.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (1.65%) Jenkins
1 4 (1.65%) Travis CI
General
1 69 (28.40%) Finance
2 34 (13.99%) Banking
3 8 (3.29%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.88%) Retail
5 3 (1.23%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.23%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.82%) Law
6 2 (0.82%) Legal
7 1 (0.41%) Advertising
7 1 (0.41%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.41%) French Language
7 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.41%) Marketing
7 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.94%) SAML
2 10 (4.12%) Web Services
3 8 (3.29%) Middleware
4 5 (2.06%) OAuth
5 3 (1.23%) JAAS
5 3 (1.23%) OAuth2
5 3 (1.23%) OpenID
6 2 (0.82%) REST
6 2 (0.82%) RESTful
6 2 (0.82%) SOAP
7 1 (0.41%) .NET
7 1 (0.41%) J2EE
7 1 (0.41%) JSON
7 1 (0.41%) WebSockets
7 1 (0.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 18 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 14 (5.76%) Data Centre
3 10 (4.12%) CESG
4 8 (3.29%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.88%) PKI
6 6 (2.47%) Cyber Defence
7 5 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.06%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.65%) CESG CLAS
8 4 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.65%) Performance Metrics
8 4 (1.65%) Security Operations Centre
8 4 (1.65%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.23%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.82%) Cybercrime
10 2 (0.82%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.82%) Fintech
10 2 (0.82%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.41%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.58%) Windows
2 5 (2.06%) Unix
3 3 (1.23%) Linux
4 2 (0.82%) AIX
4 2 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.41%) Android
5 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.41%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (38.68%) Security Architecture
2 62 (25.51%) Information Security
3 48 (19.75%) Cybersecurity
4 47 (19.34%) TOGAF
5 33 (13.58%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (9.88%) Risk Management
7 23 (9.47%) SABSA
7 23 (9.47%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (7.82%) Enterprise Architecture
8 19 (7.82%) SIEM
9 18 (7.41%) Security Operations
10 17 (7.00%) Identity Access Management
11 16 (6.58%) Data Loss Prevention
11 16 (6.58%) Risk Assessment
11 16 (6.58%) Security Management
12 14 (5.76%) Security Testing
12 14 (5.76%) Technical Architecture
13 13 (5.35%) ITIL
14 12 (4.94%) Identity Management
14 12 (4.94%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.65%) Python
2 3 (1.23%) Java
2 3 (1.23%) Perl
2 3 (1.23%) Ruby
3 1 (0.41%) C
Qualifications
1 55 (22.63%) CISSP
2 43 (17.70%) Security Cleared
3 38 (15.64%) SC Cleared
4 28 (11.52%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (11.11%) CISM
6 21 (8.64%) CLAS
7 12 (4.94%) CCIE
7 12 (4.94%) CCNP
7 12 (4.94%) CRISC
8 8 (3.29%) CISA
8 8 (3.29%) Degree
8 8 (3.29%) ISSAP
9 7 (2.88%) SANS
10 5 (2.06%) CESG Certified Professional
11 4 (1.65%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 4 (1.65%) AWS Certification
11 4 (1.65%) CCNA
11 4 (1.65%) DV Cleared
11 4 (1.65%) GIAC
11 4 (1.65%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (4.94%) PCI DSS
2 7 (2.88%) COBIT
3 3 (1.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 3 (1.23%) RMADS
3 3 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.82%) BS7799
4 2 (0.82%) FedRAMP
4 2 (0.82%) Government Security Classifications
4 2 (0.82%) HIPAA
4 2 (0.82%) JSP 440
4 2 (0.82%) Web Application Security Consortium
5 1 (0.41%) GDPR
5 1 (0.41%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.41%) QA
5 1 (0.41%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 8 (3.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.23%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.82%) Snort
5 1 (0.41%) Firmware
5 1 (0.41%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.41%) vCloud
5 1 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (2.88%) QRadar
2 4 (1.65%) FortiGate
3 2 (0.82%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 2 (0.82%) OpenAM
4 1 (0.41%) CSIRT
4 1 (0.41%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.41%) OpenIDM
4 1 (0.41%) SCCM
4 1 (0.41%) SCOM
4 1 (0.41%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 31 (12.76%) Cisco
2 20 (8.23%) Splunk
3 16 (6.58%) Microsoft
4 11 (4.53%) Google
5 10 (4.12%) Juniper
6 9 (3.70%) CheckPoint
6 9 (3.70%) VMware
7 7 (2.88%) Symantec
7 7 (2.88%) Trend Micro
8 6 (2.47%) Tripwire
8 6 (2.47%) Varonis
9 5 (2.06%) F5
9 5 (2.06%) Fortinet
9 5 (2.06%) Intel Security
9 5 (2.06%) Oracle
9 5 (2.06%) Riverbed
10 4 (1.65%) Blue Coat
10 4 (1.65%) HP
11 3 (1.23%) ArcSight
11 3 (1.23%) Aruba
City, London
Acumin
Rate: From £650 to £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Optima Connections
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day Contract £500 to £600 a day
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Zimbani
Rate: From £600 to £650 per day
Posted: 26 days ago