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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architect
Rank 285 294 292
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 26 49 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.39% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.42% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 17 36 21
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
90% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £47,500 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £87,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £61,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+14.75% -9.62%
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
9598 11591 10962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.48% 92.52% 93.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8174 9789 9529
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 25 (53.19%) Information Security
2 24 (51.06%) Security Architecture
3 17 (36.17%) TOGAF
4 16 (34.04%) CISSP
5 13 (27.66%) Network Security
6 12 (25.53%) Firewall
6 12 (25.53%) Risk Management
7 11 (23.40%) Finance
7 11 (23.40%) Cyber Security
8 10 (21.28%) Enterprise Architecture
9 9 (19.15%) PKI
9 9 (19.15%) Identity Management
9 9 (19.15%) VPN
10 8 (17.02%) LAN
10 8 (17.02%) WAN
10 8 (17.02%) Cisco
10 8 (17.02%) CheckPoint
10 8 (17.02%) McAfee
11 7 (14.89%) SSL
11 7 (14.89%) DHCP
11 7 (14.89%) ATM
11 7 (14.89%) Law
11 7 (14.89%) CiscoWorks
11 7 (14.89%) EIGRP
11 7 (14.89%) F5
11 7 (14.89%) HSRP
11 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
11 7 (14.89%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (14.89%) Riverbed
11 7 (14.89%) SolarWinds

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (2.13%) Drupal
1 1 (2.13%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.66%) Network Security
2 12 (25.53%) Firewall
3 9 (19.15%) VPN
4 8 (17.02%) LAN
4 8 (17.02%) WAN
5 7 (14.89%) DHCP
5 7 (14.89%) SSL
5 7 (14.89%) EIGRP
5 7 (14.89%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (14.89%) HSRP
5 7 (14.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 7 (14.89%) ATM
6 6 (12.77%) TACACS
7 2 (4.26%) X.509
8 1 (2.13%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (2.13%) Internet
8 1 (2.13%) Cisco ISE
8 1 (2.13%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
General
1 11 (23.40%) Finance
2 7 (14.89%) Law
3 4 (8.51%) Legal
4 1 (2.13%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) J2EE
1 1 (2.13%) SOAP
1 1 (2.13%) Web Services
1 1 (2.13%) WSDL
1 1 (2.13%) Middleware
1 1 (2.13%) LAMP
1 1 (2.13%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (2.13%) REST
1 1 (2.13%) WebSockets
1 1 (2.13%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) PKI
2 4 (8.51%) GIS
3 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.26%) Cryptography
4 2 (4.26%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.26%) Open Source
4 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.13%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.13%) Biometrics
5 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.13%) Semantic Web
5 1 (2.13%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) UNIX
2 3 (6.38%) Linux
3 2 (4.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (53.19%) Information Security
2 24 (51.06%) Security Architecture
3 17 (36.17%) TOGAF
4 12 (25.53%) Risk Management
5 11 (23.40%) Cyber Security
6 10 (21.28%) Enterprise Architecture
7 9 (19.15%) Identity Management
8 6 (12.77%) SABSA
9 5 (10.64%) Data Privacy
9 5 (10.64%) SIEM
9 5 (10.64%) ITIL
9 5 (10.64%) PRINCE
9 5 (10.64%) Change Management
9 5 (10.64%) Requirements Management
9 5 (10.64%) Strategic Planning
10 4 (8.51%) Data Management
10 4 (8.51%) Security Management
10 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (6.38%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (34.04%) CISSP
2 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
3 6 (12.77%) Degree
3 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
4 5 (10.64%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (8.51%) CISM
5 4 (8.51%) CCNA
6 2 (4.26%) CGEIT
6 2 (4.26%) CRISC
6 2 (4.26%) CEH
6 2 (4.26%) ISSAP
6 2 (4.26%) ISSEP
6 2 (4.26%) SSCP
6 2 (4.26%) CISA
7 1 (2.13%) VCAP
7 1 (2.13%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) COBIT
1 5 (10.64%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.26%) HIPAA
2 2 (4.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (4.26%) Basel II
2 2 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.13%) vCloud
2 1 (2.13%) pfSense
2 1 (2.13%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (14.89%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (6.38%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.13%) Nessus
3 1 (2.13%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Cisco
1 8 (17.02%) CheckPoint
1 8 (17.02%) McAfee
2 7 (14.89%) Riverbed
2 7 (14.89%) SolarWinds
2 7 (14.89%) F5
3 6 (12.77%) VMware
4 3 (6.38%) SAP
5 2 (4.26%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.13%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (2.13%) Sourcefire
6 1 (2.13%) BT
6 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.13%) Adobe
6 1 (2.13%) Juniper
6 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
City of London
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car, Boonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago