The table below looks at the statistics for Security Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Architecture over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architecture
Rank 300 367 337
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -30
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 131 79 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.57% 0.34% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.41% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 44 68
Median daily rate £575 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £441 £455
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Security Architecture
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
19623 19417 20021
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 86.00% 83.37% 81.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14060 13937 14217
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 217 254
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.10 £13.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.28 £55.30 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Security Architecture as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in London

Security Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Security Architecture Daily Rate Trend in London

Security Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Architecture across the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Security Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in London

Security Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Security Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in London

Security Architecture
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 Architecture within the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 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 +21 15 £525 +1.05% 11
Uxbridge +4 2 £475 -
Bromley - 2 £700 -
Hounslow - 2 - -
Feltham - 1 - -
Southwark - 1 £475 -
Wimbledon - 1 £525 -
Chiswick - 1 - -
Security Architecture
England

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Security Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Security Architecture.

1 91 (34.21%) CISSP
2 81 (30.45%) Information Security
3 62 (23.31%) Windows
4 60 (22.56%) Finance
5 51 (19.17%) Cybersecurity
6 49 (18.42%) TOGAF
7 48 (18.05%) Unix
8 46 (17.29%) Agile Software Development
9 38 (14.29%) Linux
10 37 (13.91%) Oracle
10 37 (13.91%) CISM
10 37 (13.91%) Amazon AWS
11 36 (13.53%) Security Cleared
12 34 (12.78%) Risk Management
13 33 (12.41%) SQL
13 33 (12.41%) SIEM
14 32 (12.03%) Microsoft Azure
15 31 (11.65%) Microsoft
16 30 (11.28%) Network Security
17 29 (10.90%) Active Directory
18 28 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
18 28 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 27 (10.15%) SC Cleared
19 27 (10.15%) Banking
19 27 (10.15%) Firewall
19 27 (10.15%) Stakeholder Management
19 27 (10.15%) JavaScript
20 25 (9.40%) Sybase
20 25 (9.40%) Management Information System
20 25 (9.40%) Degree

Security Architecture
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 11 (4.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 8 (3.01%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.13%) IIS
3 3 (1.13%) OpenStack
3 3 (1.13%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.75%) CMS
4 2 (0.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (3.76%) MS Office
2 6 (2.26%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.75%) GNU Octave
3 2 (0.75%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.38%) Epicor iScala
2 1 (0.38%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 37 (13.91%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (12.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (5.64%) IaaS
3 15 (5.64%) SaaS
4 12 (4.51%) Office 365
5 11 (4.14%) PaaS
6 3 (1.13%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.38%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.38%) SoftLayer
7 1 (0.38%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 30 (11.28%) Network Security
2 27 (10.15%) Firewall
3 17 (6.39%) Internet
4 10 (3.76%) TCP/IP
5 8 (3.01%) BGP
5 8 (3.01%) EIGRP
5 8 (3.01%) OSPF
6 7 (2.63%) Wireless
7 5 (1.88%) DHCP
7 5 (1.88%) DNS
7 5 (1.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 5 (1.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 5 (1.88%) HSRP
7 5 (1.88%) IPsec
7 5 (1.88%) LAN
7 5 (1.88%) Multicast
7 5 (1.88%) VRRP
7 5 (1.88%) WAN
8 4 (1.50%) Spanning Tree
9 3 (1.13%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.65%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.14%) DB2
3 12 (4.51%) Big Data
4 10 (3.76%) Sybase ASE
5 4 (1.50%) Data Lake
6 3 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.13%) MySQL
6 3 (1.13%) OLTP
7 1 (0.38%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (1.50%) ERwin
General
1 60 (22.56%) Finance
2 27 (10.15%) Banking
3 12 (4.51%) Publishing
3 12 (4.51%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.63%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.26%) Legal
6 4 (1.50%) Retail
7 3 (1.13%) Front Office
7 3 (1.13%) Law
8 1 (0.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 160 (60.15%) Architect
2 117 (43.98%) Security Architect
3 41 (15.41%) Consultant
4 28 (10.53%) Cloud Architect
4 28 (10.53%) Security Consultant
5 25 (9.40%) Security Engineer
6 21 (7.89%) Developer
7 19 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
7 19 (7.14%) Technical Architect
8 17 (6.39%) AWS Architect
9 12 (4.51%) Database Developer
9 12 (4.51%) Information Security Consultant
9 12 (4.51%) Lead Security Architect
9 12 (4.51%) Security Solutions Architect
10 11 (4.14%) Data Architect
10 11 (4.14%) Enterprise Architect
10 11 (4.14%) PHP Developer
10 11 (4.14%) Technical Consultant
11 10 (3.76%) Azure Architect
12 9 (3.38%) Enterprise Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (7.14%) jQuery
1 19 (7.14%) JSON
2 17 (6.39%) .NET
3 8 (3.01%) CSS
3 8 (3.01%) HTML
3 8 (3.01%) HTML5
3 8 (3.01%) WinForms
4 7 (2.63%) SAML
5 5 (1.88%) Middleware
5 5 (1.88%) Web Services
6 4 (1.50%) EDI
6 4 (1.50%) XML
7 3 (1.13%) WAP
8 2 (0.75%) LAMP
9 1 (0.38%) J2EE
9 1 (0.38%) OAuth
9 1 (0.38%) OpenID
9 1 (0.38%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.40%) Management Information System
2 22 (8.27%) CESG
3 10 (3.76%) PKI
4 8 (3.01%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.01%) Cryptography
4 8 (3.01%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.01%) Security Operations Centre
5 7 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.63%) Data Centre
5 7 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
5 7 (2.63%) Mobile Payment
6 4 (1.50%) CESG CLAS
6 4 (1.50%) Freedom of Information
6 4 (1.50%) Freedom of Information Act
6 4 (1.50%) Mobile Banking
6 4 (1.50%) Online Banking
7 3 (1.13%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.13%) Smart Energy
8 2 (0.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 62 (23.31%) Windows
2 48 (18.05%) Unix
3 38 (14.29%) Linux
4 13 (4.89%) Android
5 10 (3.76%) Windows 10
6 8 (3.01%) Windows 8
7 5 (1.88%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.13%) Solaris
9 3 (1.13%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.75%) AIX
10 2 (0.75%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.75%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.75%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (30.45%) Information Security
2 51 (19.17%) Cybersecurity
3 49 (18.42%) TOGAF
4 46 (17.29%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (12.78%) Risk Management
6 33 (12.41%) SIEM
7 28 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
8 27 (10.15%) Stakeholder Management
9 23 (8.65%) Data Protection
9 23 (8.65%) Penetration Testing
10 22 (8.27%) Data Loss Prevention
11 21 (7.89%) Identity Access Management
11 21 (7.89%) SABSA
12 20 (7.52%) Ethical Hacking
13 19 (7.14%) OO
13 19 (7.14%) Project Management
14 18 (6.77%) Migration
14 18 (6.77%) OOP
14 18 (6.77%) Security Operations
15 17 (6.39%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 33 (12.41%) SQL
2 27 (10.15%) JavaScript
3 21 (7.89%) Java
4 20 (7.52%) PHP
5 19 (7.14%) PowerShell
6 11 (4.14%) Shell Script
7 8 (3.01%) ECMAScript
7 8 (3.01%) TypeScript
7 8 (3.01%) XAML
8 5 (1.88%) Perl
8 5 (1.88%) Python
9 4 (1.50%) C
9 4 (1.50%) Ruby
10 3 (1.13%) C++
11 2 (0.75%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.38%) Delphi
12 1 (0.38%) VB
12 1 (0.38%) VBA
12 1 (0.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 91 (34.21%) CISSP
2 37 (13.91%) CISM
3 36 (13.53%) Security Cleared
4 27 (10.15%) SC Cleared
5 25 (9.40%) Degree
6 16 (6.02%) CEH
7 14 (5.26%) CESG Certified Professional
7 14 (5.26%) CISA
7 14 (5.26%) CREST Certified
8 13 (4.89%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (4.51%) ISSAP
10 11 (4.14%) GIAC
11 10 (3.76%) CLAS
12 6 (2.26%) CCIE
12 6 (2.26%) DV Cleared
13 5 (1.88%) IISP
14 4 (1.50%) CCNA
14 4 (1.50%) CRISC
15 3 (1.13%) CCNP
15 3 (1.13%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (6.02%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.26%) COBIT
4 5 (1.88%) Data Quality
5 4 (1.50%) ISO27002
6 2 (0.75%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.38%) BS7799
7 1 (0.38%) PA-DSS
7 1 (0.38%) QA
7 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (10.90%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.13%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (0.75%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (1.13%) OpenView
1 3 (1.13%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.75%) QRadar
3 1 (0.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (13.91%) Oracle
2 31 (11.65%) Microsoft
3 25 (9.40%) Sybase
4 19 (7.14%) SAP
5 11 (4.14%) Cisco
6 9 (3.38%) ArcSight
6 9 (3.38%) VMware
7 8 (3.01%) Apple
7 8 (3.01%) Palo Alto
8 7 (2.63%) IBM
9 5 (1.88%) Aruba
9 5 (1.88%) F5
9 5 (1.88%) Google
9 5 (1.88%) Juniper
9 5 (1.88%) Mercator
10 4 (1.50%) FireEye
10 4 (1.50%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.13%) Sourcefire
11 3 (1.13%) Splunk
11 3 (1.13%) Varonis
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