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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Architect
Rank 297 287 298
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 15 38 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.32% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.34% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 34 31
Average salary £80,000 £71,250 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.28% -1.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £83,500 £81,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
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
10841 11193 12244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.61% 93.18% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9123 9904 11199
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +0.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 29 (52.73%) Security Architecture
2 26 (47.27%) Information Security
3 21 (38.18%) Finance
4 18 (32.73%) CISSP
5 16 (29.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 12 (21.82%) Web Services
6 12 (21.82%) XML
7 11 (20.00%) Mainframe
7 11 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (20.00%) Management Information System
8 10 (18.18%) Risk Management
8 10 (18.18%) SOA
9 9 (16.36%) XML Schema
9 9 (16.36%) B2B
9 9 (16.36%) XSLT
9 9 (16.36%) ITIL
9 9 (16.36%) Solaris
9 9 (16.36%) OOA/OOD
9 9 (16.36%) Cyber Security
9 9 (16.36%) Banking
10 8 (14.55%) Incident Management
10 8 (14.55%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (14.55%) Oracle
10 8 (14.55%) Financial Institution
11 7 (12.73%) CESG
11 7 (12.73%) CEH
12 6 (10.91%) COBIT
12 6 (10.91%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (10.91%) Oracle Database
12 6 (10.91%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 4 (7.27%) Tomcat
1 4 (7.27%) GlassFish
2 1 (1.82%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) Firewall
1 4 (7.27%) VPN
2 3 (5.45%) Internet
2 3 (5.45%) Network Security
2 3 (5.45%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (5.45%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (1.82%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.82%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (10.91%) Oracle Database
2 4 (7.27%) BODI
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (38.18%) Finance
2 9 (16.36%) Banking
3 8 (14.55%) Financial Institution
4 3 (5.45%) Marketing
4 3 (5.45%) Law
5 2 (3.64%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.82%) Web Services
1 12 (21.82%) XML
2 9 (16.36%) XSLT
2 9 (16.36%) XML Schema
3 4 (7.27%) JAXB
3 4 (7.27%) JMX
3 4 (7.27%) JSF
3 4 (7.27%) JAX-WS
3 4 (7.27%) EJB
4 3 (5.45%) OAuth
4 3 (5.45%) REST
4 3 (5.45%) JSON
4 3 (5.45%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Mainframe
1 11 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (12.73%) CESG
3 6 (10.91%) PMI
4 2 (3.64%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (3.64%) GIS
5 1 (1.82%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.36%) Solaris
2 4 (7.27%) Windows
3 3 (5.45%) UNIX
3 3 (5.45%) Linux
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (52.73%) Security Architecture
2 26 (47.27%) Information Security
3 11 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 10 (18.18%) SOA
5 9 (16.36%) B2B
5 9 (16.36%) ITIL
5 9 (16.36%) OOA/OOD
5 9 (16.36%) Cyber Security
6 8 (14.55%) Incident Management
6 8 (14.55%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (10.91%) PRINCE2
7 6 (10.91%) UML
7 6 (10.91%) Project Management
8 5 (9.09%) Security Management
9 4 (7.27%) Business Continuity
9 4 (7.27%) TOGAF
9 4 (7.27%) Document Management
9 4 (7.27%) Ethical Hacking
9 4 (7.27%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.91%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (32.73%) CISSP
2 7 (12.73%) CEH
3 6 (10.91%) PMI Certification
4 4 (7.27%) CISM
5 3 (5.45%) CCNP
5 3 (5.45%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.64%) Degree
7 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.82%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (29.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (10.91%) COBIT
3 5 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) OpenSSO
2 1 (1.82%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (14.55%) Oracle
2 4 (7.27%) Business Objects
2 4 (7.27%) Cognos
2 4 (7.27%) Cisco
2 4 (7.27%) Sun
2 4 (7.27%) Informatica
2 4 (7.27%) CheckPoint
2 4 (7.27%) Blue Coat
3 1 (1.82%) Juniper
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