The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Security Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Architect
London / City of London
Rank 198 230 299
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +69
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 26 28 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.52% 0.44% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.46% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 24 21 15
Median salary £97,500 £70,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+39.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £117,500 £97,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £69,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +6.92%

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
4870 6098 9749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 97.11% 95.85% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4439 5452 8529
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Security Architect in the job title.

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 16 January 2017.

Security Architect Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, Security Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Security Architect in the job title.

1 33 (55.93%) Information Security
2 29 (49.15%) Security Architecture
3 24 (40.68%) Degree
3 24 (40.68%) CISSP
4 19 (32.20%) CISM
5 18 (30.51%) Firewall
6 17 (28.81%) Finance
7 16 (27.12%) Advertising
7 16 (27.12%) C
8 15 (25.42%) Computer Science
9 14 (23.73%) TOGAF
10 13 (22.03%) Postgraduate
10 13 (22.03%) PhD
10 13 (22.03%) Mentoring
10 13 (22.03%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (18.64%) SIEM
11 11 (18.64%) Microsoft
11 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Azure
12 9 (15.25%) Amazon AWS
12 9 (15.25%) Risk Analysis
12 9 (15.25%) Project Management
13 8 (13.56%) VoIP
13 8 (13.56%) DNS
13 8 (13.56%) Risk Assessment
13 8 (13.56%) Banking
13 8 (13.56%) Cybersecurity
14 7 (11.86%) SABSA
14 7 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (11.86%) Penetration Testing
14 7 (11.86%) Network Security

Security Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.08%) JBoss
1 3 (5.08%) WebLogic
1 3 (5.08%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.39%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (15.25%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (30.51%) Firewall
2 8 (13.56%) DNS
2 8 (13.56%) VoIP
3 7 (11.86%) Network Security
4 6 (10.17%) WAN
5 5 (8.47%) SAN
6 4 (6.78%) DHCP
6 4 (6.78%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (6.78%) IPsec
6 4 (6.78%) LAN
6 4 (6.78%) MPLS
7 3 (5.08%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (5.08%) HTTP
7 3 (5.08%) WLAN
8 2 (3.39%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (3.39%) iSCSI
8 2 (3.39%) Multicast
8 2 (3.39%) VLAN
8 2 (3.39%) VPN
8 2 (3.39%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) AppScan
1 3 (5.08%) Burp Suite
1 3 (5.08%) Paros
2 1 (1.69%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 17 (28.81%) Finance
2 16 (27.12%) Advertising
3 8 (13.56%) Banking
4 6 (10.17%) Retail
5 4 (6.78%) Legal
6 2 (3.39%) Law
7 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) Web Services
2 2 (3.39%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.42%) Computer Science
2 13 (22.03%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.17%) Public Cloud
4 5 (8.47%) Management Information System
5 4 (6.78%) Data Centre
5 4 (6.78%) Private Cloud
6 2 (3.39%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.39%) CESG
6 2 (3.39%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.39%) CentOS
1 2 (3.39%) Linux
1 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.93%) Information Security
2 29 (49.15%) Security Architecture
3 14 (23.73%) TOGAF
4 13 (22.03%) Mentoring
5 11 (18.64%) SIEM
6 9 (15.25%) Project Management
6 9 (15.25%) Risk Analysis
7 8 (13.56%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (13.56%) Risk Assessment
8 7 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (11.86%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (11.86%) SABSA
9 6 (10.17%) Data Security
9 6 (10.17%) Identity Access Management
9 6 (10.17%) Presales
9 6 (10.17%) Risk Management
9 6 (10.17%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (8.47%) Network Design
10 5 (8.47%) Security Testing
10 5 (8.47%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.12%) C
2 3 (5.08%) Java
2 3 (5.08%) SQL
3 2 (3.39%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (40.68%) CISSP
1 24 (40.68%) Degree
2 19 (32.20%) CISM
3 13 (22.03%) PhD
3 13 (22.03%) Postgraduate
4 7 (11.86%) CISA
5 6 (10.17%) CEH
5 6 (10.17%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (6.78%) CCIE
6 4 (6.78%) CCNA
7 3 (5.08%) CSSLP
7 3 (5.08%) GIAC
8 2 (3.39%) CCSP
8 2 (3.39%) SANS
8 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.69%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (1.69%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (8.47%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.08%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.39%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) HP Fortify
1 3 (5.08%) WebInspect
2 2 (3.39%) Nessus
3 1 (1.69%) Ansible
3 1 (1.69%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (1.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.86%) Cisco
3 5 (8.47%) VMware
4 3 (5.08%) CheckPoint
4 3 (5.08%) HP
5 2 (3.39%) Cyber-Ark
5 2 (3.39%) SAP
5 2 (3.39%) Splunk
6 1 (1.69%) AlgoSec
6 1 (1.69%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.69%) F5
6 1 (1.69%) FireEye
6 1 (1.69%) Forcepoint
6 1 (1.69%) Imperva
6 1 (1.69%) Juniper
6 1 (1.69%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.69%) Sourcefire
6 1 (1.69%) Symantec
6 1 (1.69%) Tufin
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £100,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-£70,000 base and strong package
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago