The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Security Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Solution Architect
England / London
Rank 392 414 405
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Security Solutions Architect 17 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.087% 0.029% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.030% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 5
Median daily rate £600 £650 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £520
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £710 £655
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £531 £513
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
18459 19969 20051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.94% 95.10% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 13205 14056 14273
Median daily rate £475 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 312 347
Median hourly rate £21.75 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Security Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Security Solutions Architect in the job title.

Security Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Security Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Security Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in London

Security Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Solutions Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Security Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in London

Security Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Security Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 17 (47.22%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (33.33%) Banking
3 10 (27.78%) Finance
3 10 (27.78%) CISSP
4 8 (22.22%) PCI DSS
5 7 (19.44%) ITIL
5 7 (19.44%) Windows
5 7 (19.44%) Risk Assessment
5 7 (19.44%) Information Security
5 7 (19.44%) TOGAF
6 6 (16.67%) Degree
6 6 (16.67%) Computer Science
6 6 (16.67%) Data Security
6 6 (16.67%) Middleware
6 6 (16.67%) Security Architecture
6 6 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (13.89%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (13.89%) Splunk
7 5 (13.89%) Trend Micro
7 5 (13.89%) QRadar
7 5 (13.89%) CISM
7 5 (13.89%) Firewall
7 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
7 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
7 5 (13.89%) Systems Analysis
7 5 (13.89%) ISSAP
8 4 (11.11%) JNCIA
8 4 (11.11%) VMware
8 4 (11.11%) Risk Management
8 4 (11.11%) Telecoms

Security Solutions 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Firewall
2 4 (11.11%) MPLS
2 4 (11.11%) WAN
3 3 (8.33%) LDAP
4 1 (2.78%) DNS
4 1 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Big Data
General
1 12 (33.33%) Banking
2 10 (27.78%) Finance
3 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) Middleware
2 3 (8.33%) JAAS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 6 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) CESG
3 2 (5.56%) Cyber Defence
3 2 (5.56%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (5.56%) Online Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Tandem
3 2 (5.56%) User Experience
4 1 (2.78%) Economics
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (19.44%) Information Security
2 7 (19.44%) ITIL
2 7 (19.44%) Risk Assessment
2 7 (19.44%) TOGAF
3 6 (16.67%) Data Security
3 6 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 5 (13.89%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (13.89%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (11.11%) Presales
5 4 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.33%) Data Loss Prevention
6 3 (8.33%) Identity Management
6 3 (8.33%) SABSA
7 2 (5.56%) DevOps
7 2 (5.56%) Information Security Management
7 2 (5.56%) Migration
7 2 (5.56%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) Java
1 3 (8.33%) Perl
1 3 (8.33%) Python
1 3 (8.33%) Ruby
2 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) CISSP
2 6 (16.67%) Degree
3 5 (13.89%) CISM
3 5 (13.89%) ISSAP
4 4 (11.11%) CCNA
4 4 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (11.11%) CLAS
4 4 (11.11%) JNCIA
5 2 (5.56%) CISA
5 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.78%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (2.78%) CRISC
6 1 (2.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.22%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.78%) COBIT
3 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
1 5 (13.89%) Splunk
1 5 (13.89%) Trend Micro
2 4 (11.11%) Cisco
2 4 (11.11%) HP
2 4 (11.11%) Juniper
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle
2 4 (11.11%) VMware
3 3 (8.33%) WorldPay
4 2 (5.56%) Varonis
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