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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Architecture
Rank 306 351 349
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -2
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 96 56 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.41% 0.23% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.30% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 30 43
Average daily rate
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£525 £518 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +8.94%
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 £427 £557
% change year-on-year
+17.09% -23.33%
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
18140 18533 19452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.93% 76.45% 73.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 12691 12878 12909
Average daily rate £442 £450 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
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 227 264 374
Average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £52.50 £48.00
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 24 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 24 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
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +32 25 £500 +25.00%
Harrow - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Security Architecture
England

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 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 57 (28.79%) Firewall
2 56 (28.28%) Information Security
3 47 (23.74%) CISSP
4 38 (19.19%) CISM
4 38 (19.19%) TOGAF
5 32 (16.16%) Cisco
5 32 (16.16%) Windows
6 25 (12.63%) Banking
6 25 (12.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 25 (12.63%) SIEM
7 24 (12.12%) Cyber Security
7 24 (12.12%) Microsoft
8 23 (11.62%) CheckPoint
8 23 (11.62%) Active Directory
8 23 (11.62%) Network Security
9 21 (10.61%) Security Cleared
9 21 (10.61%) Middleware
10 20 (10.10%) Management Information System
10 20 (10.10%) UNIX
10 20 (10.10%) Java
10 20 (10.10%) Enterprise Architecture
11 19 (9.60%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (9.60%) UML
12 18 (9.09%) Wireless
12 18 (9.09%) Identity Management
12 18 (9.09%) CESG
12 18 (9.09%) Information Assurance
13 17 (8.59%) Penetration Testing
13 17 (8.59%) SAP
13 17 (8.59%) Juniper

Security Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 13 (6.57%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (4.04%) Oracle Service Bus
2 8 (4.04%) Liferay
3 5 (2.53%) IIS
4 4 (2.02%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (2.02%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.51%) Apache
5 1 (0.51%) CMS
5 1 (0.51%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 8 (4.04%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.02%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.51%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.01%) IaaS
2 2 (1.01%) SaaS
2 2 (1.01%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (28.79%) Firewall
2 23 (11.62%) Network Security
3 18 (9.09%) Wireless
4 17 (8.59%) SSL
5 14 (7.07%) VPN
6 9 (4.55%) Internet
6 9 (4.55%) Reverse Proxy
7 6 (3.03%) DMZ
7 6 (3.03%) DNS
7 6 (3.03%) WAN
8 4 (2.02%) LDAP
8 4 (2.02%) LAN
9 3 (1.52%) Multicast
10 1 (0.51%) WLAN
10 1 (0.51%) SAN
10 1 (0.51%) EIGRP
10 1 (0.51%) IGRP
10 1 (0.51%) VLAN
10 1 (0.51%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.51%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
1 11 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
1 11 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 8 (4.04%) Oracle Database 12c
2 8 (4.04%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.01%) Big Data
6 1 (0.51%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.51%) DB2
6 1 (0.51%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.51%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (2.02%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.52%) Eclipse
General
1 25 (12.63%) Banking
2 10 (5.05%) Finance
3 6 (3.03%) Retail
3 6 (3.03%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.02%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.02%) Publishing
5 2 (1.01%) French Language
5 2 (1.01%) Electronics
6 1 (0.51%) Legal
6 1 (0.51%) Advertising
6 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.51%) Local Government
6 1 (0.51%) Marketing
6 1 (0.51%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.51%) German Language
Job Titles
1 108 (54.55%) Architect
2 72 (36.36%) Security Architect
3 27 (13.64%) Security Engineer
4 24 (12.12%) Solutions Architect
5 17 (8.59%) Consultant
5 17 (8.59%) Analyst
6 16 (8.08%) Security Analyst
7 15 (7.58%) Project Engineer
8 14 (7.07%) Senior Architect
9 13 (6.57%) Security Manager
10 12 (6.06%) Security Consultant
11 11 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
11 11 (5.56%) Senior Security Analyst
11 11 (5.56%) Security Solutions Architect
12 10 (5.05%) Information Architect
13 9 (4.55%) Information Manager
13 9 (4.55%) Information Security Manager
13 9 (4.55%) IT Security Engineer
14 8 (4.04%) CLAS Consultant
15 7 (3.54%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (10.61%) Middleware
2 10 (5.05%) .NET
3 8 (4.04%) .NET Framework
4 6 (3.03%) Web Services
4 6 (3.03%) XML
5 5 (2.53%) JSON
6 4 (2.02%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 4 (2.02%) HTML5
6 4 (2.02%) jQuery
6 4 (2.02%) LINQ
6 4 (2.02%) WCF
6 4 (2.02%) WF
6 4 (2.02%) HTML
6 4 (2.02%) XSD
6 4 (2.02%) ASP.NET
6 4 (2.02%) CSS
7 3 (1.52%) XSLT
8 2 (1.01%) SAML
8 2 (1.01%) J2EE
8 2 (1.01%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.10%) Management Information System
2 18 (9.09%) CESG
3 10 (5.05%) CESG CLAS
4 8 (4.04%) FMCG
5 7 (3.54%) Mobile Payment
6 6 (3.03%) PKI
7 4 (2.02%) Statistics
8 3 (1.52%) Smartcard
8 3 (1.52%) GIS
8 3 (1.52%) Replication
8 3 (1.52%) Cryptography
8 3 (1.52%) Mobile Computing
8 3 (1.52%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.01%) RMADS
9 2 (1.01%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.51%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.51%) Java Card
10 1 (0.51%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.51%) Open Source
10 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 32 (16.16%) Windows
2 20 (10.10%) UNIX
3 11 (5.56%) Linux
4 6 (3.03%) Android
5 4 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.02%) VMS
6 3 (1.52%) AIX
7 2 (1.01%) Solaris
8 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.51%) zOS
8 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (28.28%) Information Security
2 38 (19.19%) TOGAF
3 25 (12.63%) SIEM
4 24 (12.12%) Cyber Security
5 20 (10.10%) Enterprise Architecture
6 19 (9.60%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (9.60%) UML
7 18 (9.09%) Identity Management
7 18 (9.09%) Information Assurance
8 17 (8.59%) Penetration Testing
9 16 (8.08%) BCP
9 16 (8.08%) Risk Management
10 15 (7.58%) Business Continuity
10 15 (7.58%) Business Continuity Planning
11 14 (7.07%) Database Security
11 14 (7.07%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 14 (7.07%) SOA
12 13 (6.57%) Risk Assessment
12 13 (6.57%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (6.06%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 20 (10.10%) Java
2 7 (3.54%) SQL
3 6 (3.03%) C
4 5 (2.53%) C++
5 3 (1.52%) Perl
6 2 (1.01%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.51%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.51%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 47 (23.74%) CISSP
2 38 (19.19%) CISM
3 21 (10.61%) Security Cleared
4 12 (6.06%) SC Cleared
4 12 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (6.06%) CISA
5 10 (5.05%) Degree
6 5 (2.53%) DV Cleared
7 4 (2.02%) ISSAP
8 2 (1.01%) CCIE
9 1 (0.51%) CCNP
9 1 (0.51%) CCNA
9 1 (0.51%) ISEB
9 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.51%) MCSE
9 1 (0.51%) MCSA
9 1 (0.51%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.51%) JNCIE
9 1 (0.51%) CCSA
9 1 (0.51%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (12.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (4.04%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.02%) COBIT
4 3 (1.52%) SLA
5 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.51%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.51%) HIPAA
System Software
1 23 (11.62%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.51%) Nmap
4 1 (0.51%) UAG
Systems Management
1 12 (6.06%) Tivoli
2 4 (2.02%) DatAdvantage
3 1 (0.51%) Nessus
Vendors
1 32 (16.16%) Cisco
2 24 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 23 (11.62%) CheckPoint
4 17 (8.59%) SAP
4 17 (8.59%) Juniper
5 15 (7.58%) Gemalto
5 15 (7.58%) F5
5 15 (7.58%) Cyber-Ark
6 12 (6.06%) Oracle
7 7 (3.54%) Websense
7 7 (3.54%) Blue Coat
7 7 (3.54%) Ruckus Wireless
8 6 (3.03%) IBM
9 4 (2.02%) Varonis
9 4 (2.02%) VMware
9 4 (2.02%) Symantec
9 4 (2.02%) HP
9 4 (2.02%) NetApp
10 3 (1.52%) Siebel
10 3 (1.52%) BT
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