The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Architecture
Rank 325 358 347
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -11
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 93 55 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.40% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.30% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 29 43
Average daily rate
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£525 £525 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £388 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £725 £643
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £550
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18062 18544 19522
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.87% 76.39% 73.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 12621 12882 12946
Average daily rate £442 £450 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.77% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 256 380
Average hourly rate £20.18 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.60% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £51.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Security Architecture
England

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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 +32 24 £500 +17.64% 2
Harrow - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Security Architecture
England

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 58 (30.37%) Firewall
2 56 (29.32%) Information Security
3 46 (24.08%) CISSP
4 37 (19.37%) CISM
5 34 (17.80%) TOGAF
6 33 (17.28%) Cisco
7 30 (15.71%) Windows
8 26 (13.61%) SIEM
9 25 (13.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 24 (12.57%) Banking
10 24 (12.57%) Cyber Security
11 23 (12.04%) Network Security
12 22 (11.52%) Microsoft
13 21 (10.99%) Active Directory
13 21 (10.99%) CheckPoint
14 19 (9.95%) Security Cleared
15 18 (9.42%) Middleware
15 18 (9.42%) Identity Management
15 18 (9.42%) Management Information System
15 18 (9.42%) Wireless
15 18 (9.42%) UNIX
15 18 (9.42%) CESG
16 17 (8.90%) Penetration Testing
16 17 (8.90%) Enterprise Architecture
16 17 (8.90%) Java
16 17 (8.90%) SAP
16 17 (8.90%) Juniper
16 17 (8.90%) SSL
16 17 (8.90%) Information Assurance
17 16 (8.38%) F5

Security Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 14 (7.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.62%) IIS
2 5 (2.62%) Liferay
2 5 (2.62%) Oracle Service Bus
2 5 (2.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (2.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (2.09%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (2.09%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.52%) CMS
4 1 (0.52%) Apache
4 1 (0.52%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 8 (4.19%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.09%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.52%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.05%) SaaS
2 2 (1.05%) PaaS
2 2 (1.05%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (30.37%) Firewall
2 23 (12.04%) Network Security
3 18 (9.42%) Wireless
4 17 (8.90%) SSL
5 14 (7.33%) VPN
6 9 (4.71%) Internet
6 9 (4.71%) Reverse Proxy
7 6 (3.14%) DNS
7 6 (3.14%) WAN
7 6 (3.14%) DMZ
8 4 (2.09%) LDAP
8 4 (2.09%) LAN
9 3 (1.57%) Multicast
10 1 (0.52%) WLAN
10 1 (0.52%) SAN
10 1 (0.52%) EIGRP
10 1 (0.52%) IGRP
10 1 (0.52%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.52%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.52%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.19%) SQL Server
1 8 (4.19%) Oracle Database 10g
1 8 (4.19%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (4.19%) Oracle Database
2 5 (2.62%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (2.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (2.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (2.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.57%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.05%) Big Data
6 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.52%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.52%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.52%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (2.09%) Visual Studio
1 4 (2.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.57%) Eclipse
General
1 24 (12.57%) Banking
2 10 (5.24%) Finance
3 6 (3.14%) Retail
3 6 (3.14%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.09%) Publishing
5 3 (1.57%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.05%) Legal
6 2 (1.05%) Electronics
6 2 (1.05%) French Language
7 1 (0.52%) German Language
7 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.52%) Advertising
7 1 (0.52%) Local Government
7 1 (0.52%) Marketing
7 1 (0.52%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 104 (54.45%) Architect
2 71 (37.17%) Security Architect
3 27 (14.14%) Security Engineer
4 21 (10.99%) Solutions Architect
5 17 (8.90%) Analyst
6 16 (8.38%) Security Analyst
7 15 (7.85%) Project Engineer
7 15 (7.85%) Consultant
8 13 (6.81%) Security Manager
9 11 (5.76%) Senior Architect
9 11 (5.76%) Security Solutions Architect
10 10 (5.24%) Senior Security Analyst
10 10 (5.24%) Senior Analyst
10 10 (5.24%) Information Architect
10 10 (5.24%) Security Consultant
11 9 (4.71%) IT Security Engineer
11 9 (4.71%) Information Manager
11 9 (4.71%) Information Security Manager
12 7 (3.66%) Senior Security Architect
12 7 (3.66%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.42%) Middleware
2 10 (5.24%) .NET
3 8 (4.19%) .NET Framework
4 6 (3.14%) Web Services
4 6 (3.14%) XML
5 5 (2.62%) JSON
6 4 (2.09%) WCF
6 4 (2.09%) WF
6 4 (2.09%) LINQ
6 4 (2.09%) jQuery
6 4 (2.09%) HTML5
6 4 (2.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 4 (2.09%) XSD
6 4 (2.09%) ASP.NET
6 4 (2.09%) CSS
6 4 (2.09%) HTML
7 3 (1.57%) XSLT
8 2 (1.05%) SOAP
8 2 (1.05%) J2EE
8 2 (1.05%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.42%) Management Information System
1 18 (9.42%) CESG
2 10 (5.24%) CESG CLAS
3 8 (4.19%) FMCG
4 6 (3.14%) PKI
5 4 (2.09%) Statistics
5 4 (2.09%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (1.57%) Cryptography
6 3 (1.57%) Replication
6 3 (1.57%) Smartcard
6 3 (1.57%) GIS
6 3 (1.57%) Mobile Computing
6 3 (1.57%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.05%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.05%) RMADS
8 1 (0.52%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.52%) Java Card
8 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.52%) Open Source
8 1 (0.52%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 30 (15.71%) Windows
2 18 (9.42%) UNIX
3 11 (5.76%) Linux
4 6 (3.14%) Android
5 4 (2.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.57%) VMS
7 2 (1.05%) AIX
7 2 (1.05%) Solaris
8 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.52%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (29.32%) Information Security
2 34 (17.80%) TOGAF
3 26 (13.61%) SIEM
4 24 (12.57%) Cyber Security
5 18 (9.42%) Identity Management
6 17 (8.90%) Penetration Testing
6 17 (8.90%) Enterprise Architecture
6 17 (8.90%) Information Assurance
7 16 (8.38%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (8.38%) Risk Management
7 16 (8.38%) UML
7 16 (8.38%) BCP
8 15 (7.85%) Business Continuity
8 15 (7.85%) Business Continuity Planning
9 14 (7.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 13 (6.81%) Risk Assessment
10 13 (6.81%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (6.28%) Database Security
11 12 (6.28%) Migration
11 12 (6.28%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (8.90%) Java
2 7 (3.66%) SQL
3 6 (3.14%) C
4 5 (2.62%) C++
5 3 (1.57%) Perl
6 2 (1.05%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.52%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 46 (24.08%) CISSP
2 37 (19.37%) CISM
3 19 (9.95%) Security Cleared
4 12 (6.28%) SC Cleared
4 12 (6.28%) CISA
4 12 (6.28%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (5.24%) Degree
6 5 (2.62%) DV Cleared
7 4 (2.09%) ISSAP
8 2 (1.05%) CCIE
9 1 (0.52%) CCNP
9 1 (0.52%) CCNA
9 1 (0.52%) ISEB
9 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.52%) MCSE
9 1 (0.52%) MCSA
9 1 (0.52%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.52%) JNCIE
9 1 (0.52%) GIAC
9 1 (0.52%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (13.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (4.19%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.09%) COBIT
4 3 (1.57%) SLA
5 1 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.52%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.52%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (10.99%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.57%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.52%) UAG
4 1 (0.52%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 12 (6.28%) Tivoli
2 4 (2.09%) DatAdvantage
3 1 (0.52%) Nessus
Vendors
1 33 (17.28%) Cisco
2 22 (11.52%) Microsoft
3 21 (10.99%) CheckPoint
4 17 (8.90%) Juniper
4 17 (8.90%) SAP
5 16 (8.38%) F5
6 13 (6.81%) Gemalto
6 13 (6.81%) Cyber-Ark
7 9 (4.71%) Oracle
8 7 (3.66%) Blue Coat
8 7 (3.66%) Websense
8 7 (3.66%) Ruckus Wireless
9 6 (3.14%) IBM
10 5 (2.62%) Symantec
11 4 (2.09%) VMware
11 4 (2.09%) NetApp
11 4 (2.09%) HP
11 4 (2.09%) Varonis
12 3 (1.57%) Lumension
12 3 (1.57%) Trustwave
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