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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Architecture over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architecture
Rank 266 338 335
Rank change year-on-year
+72 -3
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 148 67 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.70% 0.32% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.40% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 47 49
Average daily rate £575 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £660 £655
UK excluding London average daily rate £575 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £36.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £45.50 -
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
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
17610 16725 17372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.27% 80.29% 80.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 12571 11968 11925
Average daily rate £475 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 195 238
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £23.67
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £49.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Architecture across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architecture within the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +42 13 £525 -4.54% 6
Croydon -13 1 £600 -
Harrow - 1 £325 -
Security Architecture
England

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Security Architecture also 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 that cited Security Architecture.

1 87 (37.02%) CISSP
2 71 (30.21%) Information Security
3 55 (23.40%) Finance
3 55 (23.40%) CISM
4 54 (22.98%) Windows
5 52 (22.13%) Firewall
6 48 (20.43%) Security Cleared
7 46 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
8 44 (18.72%) Risk Management
9 42 (17.87%) Vulnerability Management
10 40 (17.02%) Unix
11 39 (16.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 37 (15.74%) SC Cleared
13 34 (14.47%) Cybersecurity
14 33 (14.04%) Linux
14 33 (14.04%) Microsoft
15 32 (13.62%) Scrum
16 31 (13.19%) Active Directory
17 30 (12.77%) Management Information System
17 30 (12.77%) Degree
18 29 (12.34%) Data Centre
19 27 (11.49%) Java
20 25 (10.64%) Cisco Certification
20 25 (10.64%) SABSA
20 25 (10.64%) SIEM
20 25 (10.64%) Network Security
21 24 (10.21%) TOGAF
22 21 (8.94%) Oracle
22 21 (8.94%) Information Assurance
22 21 (8.94%) Capacity Planning

Security Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Security Architecture also 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 that cited Security Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (8.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 12 (5.11%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.70%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (1.70%) IIS
3 4 (1.70%) iPlanet
3 4 (1.70%) MQSeries
3 4 (1.70%) WebLogic
3 4 (1.70%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.85%) Confluence
5 2 (0.85%) SAS
6 1 (0.43%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.43%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.43%) CMS
6 1 (0.43%) Node.js
6 1 (0.43%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.55%) MS Office
3 3 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.70%) BusinessWare
1 4 (1.70%) SAP R/3
2 3 (1.28%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.38%) IaaS
2 14 (5.96%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (4.68%) SaaS
4 10 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (3.40%) PaaS
6 3 (1.28%) SoftLayer
7 1 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.43%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 52 (22.13%) Firewall
2 25 (10.64%) Network Security
3 15 (6.38%) DNS
4 12 (5.11%) VPN
5 11 (4.68%) IPsec
5 11 (4.68%) WAN
6 10 (4.26%) Internet
6 10 (4.26%) LAN
6 10 (4.26%) TCP/IP
7 9 (3.83%) Software-Defined Networking
8 8 (3.40%) BGP
8 8 (3.40%) DHCP
9 7 (2.98%) EIGRP
9 7 (2.98%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 7 (2.98%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 7 (2.98%) HSRP
9 7 (2.98%) Multicast
9 7 (2.98%) OSPF
9 7 (2.98%) Spanning Tree
9 7 (2.98%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.26%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.13%) Hadoop
3 4 (1.70%) DB2
3 4 (1.70%) DB2 UDB
4 3 (1.28%) Big Data
5 1 (0.43%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.85%) JIRA
1 2 (0.85%) Subversion
1 2 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 55 (23.40%) Finance
2 11 (4.68%) Banking
3 8 (3.40%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.98%) Games
4 7 (2.98%) Legal
5 5 (2.13%) International Banking
5 5 (2.13%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.13%) Retail
6 4 (1.70%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.28%) Advertising
7 3 (1.28%) Publishing
8 1 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.43%) Law
8 1 (0.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 133 (56.60%) Architect
2 92 (39.15%) Security Architect
3 47 (20.00%) Consultant
4 24 (10.21%) Security Consultant
5 22 (9.36%) Technical Architect
6 21 (8.94%) Technical Consultant
7 20 (8.51%) Analyst
8 19 (8.09%) Security Analyst
9 15 (6.38%) Security Advisor
10 14 (5.96%) Solutions Architect
11 13 (5.53%) Cloud Architect
12 12 (5.11%) CLAS Security Advisor
12 12 (5.11%) Network Architect
12 12 (5.11%) Senior Analyst
13 11 (4.68%) Enterprise Architect
13 11 (4.68%) Security Engineer
13 11 (4.68%) Senior Security Analyst
14 10 (4.26%) Information Architect
14 10 (4.26%) Information Security Architect
15 9 (3.83%) Enterprise Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.40%) Ajax
1 8 (3.40%) CSS
1 8 (3.40%) CSS3
1 8 (3.40%) HTML
1 8 (3.40%) HTML5
1 8 (3.40%) JSON
1 8 (3.40%) REST
2 4 (1.70%) MSMQ
2 4 (1.70%) Web Services
3 2 (0.85%) .NET
4 1 (0.43%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.43%) PKINIT
4 1 (0.43%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.77%) Management Information System
2 29 (12.34%) Data Centre
3 17 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (4.68%) PKI
5 10 (4.26%) Cryptography
6 8 (3.40%) CESG
7 7 (2.98%) Computer Science
8 6 (2.55%) Mobile App
9 5 (2.13%) CESG CLAS
9 5 (2.13%) FMCG
10 4 (1.70%) AS400
10 4 (1.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (1.70%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.70%) Security Operations Centre
11 3 (1.28%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (1.28%) Online Games
11 3 (1.28%) PMI
11 3 (1.28%) Public Cloud
11 3 (1.28%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 54 (22.98%) Windows
2 40 (17.02%) Unix
3 33 (14.04%) Linux
4 12 (5.11%) AIX
5 8 (3.40%) VMS
6 7 (2.98%) Solaris
7 4 (1.70%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.70%) zOS
8 3 (1.28%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.43%) Android
9 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (30.21%) Information Security
2 46 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (18.72%) Risk Management
4 42 (17.87%) Vulnerability Management
5 34 (14.47%) Cybersecurity
6 32 (13.62%) Scrum
7 25 (10.64%) SABSA
7 25 (10.64%) SIEM
8 24 (10.21%) TOGAF
9 21 (8.94%) Capacity Planning
9 21 (8.94%) Information Assurance
10 20 (8.51%) Document Management
10 20 (8.51%) Risk Assessment
11 19 (8.09%) Identity Management
12 18 (7.66%) Network Architecture
12 18 (7.66%) Open Source
13 17 (7.23%) Identity Access Management
13 17 (7.23%) Risk Analysis
14 16 (6.81%) Security Operations
15 15 (6.38%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (11.49%) Java
2 14 (5.96%) C
3 6 (2.55%) Python
3 6 (2.55%) SQL
4 4 (1.70%) Perl
4 4 (1.70%) PHP
5 3 (1.28%) C++
6 2 (0.85%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 87 (37.02%) CISSP
2 55 (23.40%) CISM
3 48 (20.43%) Security Cleared
4 37 (15.74%) SC Cleared
5 30 (12.77%) Degree
6 25 (10.64%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (8.51%) CLAS
8 17 (7.23%) GIAC
9 13 (5.53%) CISA
10 10 (4.26%) CCIE
11 9 (3.83%) DV Cleared
11 9 (3.83%) GCED
12 8 (3.40%) CCSP
13 7 (2.98%) GCIA
13 7 (2.98%) GCIH
14 6 (2.55%) (ISC)2 CCSP
14 6 (2.55%) CESG Certified Professional
15 5 (2.13%) CCSA
15 5 (2.13%) CEH
15 5 (2.13%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (16.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (7.66%) PCI DSS
3 9 (3.83%) COBIT
4 6 (2.55%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (2.55%) ISO27002
4 6 (2.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (1.70%) RMADS
6 1 (0.43%) COSO
6 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 31 (13.19%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.70%) ClearTrust
3 3 (1.28%) Sendmail
3 3 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.43%) XenApp
4 1 (0.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (1.70%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (0.85%) Nessus
3 1 (0.43%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.43%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 33 (14.04%) Microsoft
2 21 (8.94%) Oracle
3 19 (8.09%) Cisco
4 18 (7.66%) CheckPoint
5 15 (6.38%) Juniper
6 13 (5.53%) Palo Alto
7 9 (3.83%) Cyber-Ark
8 8 (3.40%) HP
9 7 (2.98%) Aruba
9 7 (2.98%) F5
10 6 (2.55%) Citrix
10 6 (2.55%) Google
10 6 (2.55%) SAP
10 6 (2.55%) Sybase
11 4 (1.70%) BEA
11 4 (1.70%) CA
11 4 (1.70%) Fortinet
11 4 (1.70%) IBM
11 4 (1.70%) Vitria
11 4 (1.70%) VMware
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