The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architect
Rank 275 329 293
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 31 14 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.11% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.12% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 28 5 30
Average salary £65,000 £80,000 £71,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +12.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £74,000 £64,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £87,500 £80,500
UK excluding London average salary £69,000 £62,500 £72,250
% change year-on-year
+10.40% -13.49%
Security Architect
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of 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 permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9717 11453 11180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.63% 92.43% 93.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8364 9594 9818
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -1.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Architect in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Security Architect
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Architect across the City of London region.

Security Architect Salary Trend in the City of London

Security Architect
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Architect across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Security Architect Salary Histogram in the City of London

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Security Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Architect in their job title.

1 36 (62.07%) Information Security
2 34 (58.62%) Security Architecture
3 28 (48.28%) CISSP
4 21 (36.21%) TOGAF
5 17 (29.31%) Identity Management
6 16 (27.59%) Firewall
6 16 (27.59%) Cyber Security
7 15 (25.86%) Network Security
8 14 (24.14%) PKI
8 14 (24.14%) Finance
9 12 (20.69%) Risk Management
9 12 (20.69%) CISM
10 10 (17.24%) Management Information System
10 10 (17.24%) Enterprise Architecture
10 10 (17.24%) Degree
11 9 (15.52%) Data Privacy
12 8 (13.79%) Protective Monitoring
12 8 (13.79%) Mathematics
13 7 (12.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 7 (12.07%) CISA
13 7 (12.07%) Middleware
13 7 (12.07%) VPN
13 7 (12.07%) SIEM
14 6 (10.34%) CRISC
14 6 (10.34%) Vulnerability Management
14 6 (10.34%) SABSA
14 6 (10.34%) Cisco
14 6 (10.34%) SSL
14 6 (10.34%) SAP
14 6 (10.34%) CheckPoint

Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Security Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.72%) Drupal
1 1 (1.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (27.59%) Firewall
2 15 (25.86%) Network Security
3 7 (12.07%) VPN
4 6 (10.34%) SSL
5 5 (8.62%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (6.90%) HSRP
6 4 (6.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (6.90%) EIGRP
6 4 (6.90%) ATM
6 4 (6.90%) LAN
6 4 (6.90%) WAN
6 4 (6.90%) DHCP
7 3 (5.17%) TACACS
8 1 (1.72%) OpenVPN
8 1 (1.72%) IPsec
8 1 (1.72%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
General
1 14 (24.14%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Law
3 4 (6.90%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.90%) Marketing
4 3 (5.17%) Electronics
4 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.45%) Legal
5 2 (3.45%) Retail
6 1 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.72%) Games
6 1 (1.72%) Banking
6 1 (1.72%) French Language
6 1 (1.72%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.07%) Middleware
2 2 (3.45%) Web Services
3 1 (1.72%) WSDL
3 1 (1.72%) J2EE
3 1 (1.72%) SOAP
3 1 (1.72%) LAMP
3 1 (1.72%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (1.72%) REST
3 1 (1.72%) WebSockets
3 1 (1.72%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.14%) PKI
2 10 (17.24%) Management Information System
3 8 (13.79%) Mathematics
4 5 (8.62%) Cryptography
5 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (5.17%) DTV
7 2 (3.45%) CESG
7 2 (3.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.72%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.72%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.72%) GIS
8 1 (1.72%) RMADS
8 1 (1.72%) Semantic Web
8 1 (1.72%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.17%) UNIX
1 3 (5.17%) Windows
1 3 (5.17%) Linux
2 2 (3.45%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (62.07%) Information Security
2 34 (58.62%) Security Architecture
3 21 (36.21%) TOGAF
4 17 (29.31%) Identity Management
5 16 (27.59%) Cyber Security
6 12 (20.69%) Risk Management
7 10 (17.24%) Enterprise Architecture
8 9 (15.52%) Data Privacy
9 8 (13.79%) Protective Monitoring
10 7 (12.07%) SIEM
11 6 (10.34%) Vulnerability Management
11 6 (10.34%) SABSA
11 6 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (8.62%) Data Management
12 5 (8.62%) Zachman Framework
12 5 (8.62%) Patch Management
13 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (6.90%) Information Assurance
13 4 (6.90%) Security Management
13 4 (6.90%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (48.28%) CISSP
2 12 (20.69%) CISM
3 10 (17.24%) Degree
4 7 (12.07%) CISA
5 6 (10.34%) CRISC
6 5 (8.62%) Security Cleared
6 5 (8.62%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (6.90%) CCNA
7 4 (6.90%) GIAC
8 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared
9 2 (3.45%) CGEIT
9 2 (3.45%) CEH
9 2 (3.45%) MCSE
9 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.72%) SSCP
10 1 (1.72%) CCIE
10 1 (1.72%) VCAP
10 1 (1.72%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (10.34%) COBIT
3 3 (5.17%) PCI DSS
4 2 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.72%) vCloud
3 1 (1.72%) pfSense
3 1 (1.72%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (5.17%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.72%) Nessus
3 1 (1.72%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 6 (10.34%) SAP
1 6 (10.34%) Cisco
1 6 (10.34%) CheckPoint
2 5 (8.62%) McAfee
3 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.90%) VMware
3 4 (6.90%) Riverbed
3 4 (6.90%) SolarWinds
3 4 (6.90%) F5
4 2 (3.45%) Tripwire
4 2 (3.45%) NetIQ
4 2 (3.45%) Juniper
4 2 (3.45%) CA
4 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.72%) Adobe
5 1 (1.72%) Citrix
5 1 (1.72%) Sourcefire
5 1 (1.72%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.72%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (1.72%) WorldPay
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