The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Architect
Rank 316 294 293
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 17 32 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.27% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.29% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7 28 36
Average salary £80,000 £70,000 £71,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £62,000 £61,250
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £80,000 £80,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £72,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-13.19% +10.76%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11351 11187 12238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.31% 93.16% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9510 9796 11163
Average salary £52,500 £53,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.86% -2.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £78,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Security Architect
London

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 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 31 (48.44%) Security Architecture
2 28 (43.75%) Information Security
3 21 (32.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (32.81%) CISSP
4 20 (31.25%) Finance
5 15 (23.44%) Management Information System
5 15 (23.44%) Risk Management
6 14 (21.88%) Mainframe
7 13 (20.31%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (18.75%) XML Schema
8 12 (18.75%) B2B
8 12 (18.75%) Web Services
8 12 (18.75%) XML
8 12 (18.75%) XSLT
8 12 (18.75%) Solaris
8 12 (18.75%) OOA/OOD
9 10 (15.63%) Oracle
10 9 (14.06%) ITIL
10 9 (14.06%) Cisco
10 9 (14.06%) SOA
10 9 (14.06%) Financial Institution
10 9 (14.06%) CESG
10 9 (14.06%) Banking
10 9 (14.06%) Incident Management
10 9 (14.06%) Cyber Security
11 8 (12.50%) Oracle Database
11 8 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (12.50%) UML
11 8 (12.50%) Java
12 7 (10.94%) GAP Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 5 (7.81%) Tomcat
1 5 (7.81%) GlassFish
2 1 (1.56%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) Network Security
2 5 (7.81%) Firewall
3 3 (4.69%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (4.69%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (4.69%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (4.69%) VPN
4 1 (1.56%) X.509
4 1 (1.56%) LDAP
4 1 (1.56%) LAN
4 1 (1.56%) WAN
4 1 (1.56%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 5 (7.81%) BODI
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (31.25%) Finance
2 9 (14.06%) Banking
2 9 (14.06%) Financial Institution
3 5 (7.81%) Law
4 4 (6.25%) Marketing
5 2 (3.13%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.75%) Web Services
1 12 (18.75%) XML
1 12 (18.75%) XSLT
1 12 (18.75%) XML Schema
2 5 (7.81%) JAXB
2 5 (7.81%) JMX
2 5 (7.81%) JSF
2 5 (7.81%) JAX-WS
2 5 (7.81%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.44%) Management Information System
2 14 (21.88%) Mainframe
3 9 (14.06%) CESG
4 6 (9.38%) PMI
5 2 (3.13%) GIS
5 2 (3.13%) PKI
5 2 (3.13%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.75%) Solaris
2 4 (6.25%) Windows
3 3 (4.69%) UNIX
3 3 (4.69%) Linux
4 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (48.44%) Security Architecture
2 28 (43.75%) Information Security
3 15 (23.44%) Risk Management
4 13 (20.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (18.75%) OOA/OOD
5 12 (18.75%) B2B
6 9 (14.06%) ITIL
6 9 (14.06%) SOA
6 9 (14.06%) Incident Management
6 9 (14.06%) Cyber Security
7 8 (12.50%) UML
8 7 (10.94%) GAP Analysis
9 6 (9.38%) Project Management
9 6 (9.38%) PRINCE2
9 6 (9.38%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (9.38%) Load Balancing
10 5 (7.81%) Security Management
10 5 (7.81%) Document Management
10 5 (7.81%) ETL
11 4 (6.25%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (32.81%) CISSP
2 7 (10.94%) CEH
3 6 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (9.38%) PMI Certification
4 5 (7.81%) Security Cleared
5 4 (6.25%) CISM
6 3 (4.69%) CCIE
6 3 (4.69%) CCNP
6 3 (4.69%) ISSAP
7 2 (3.13%) Degree
8 1 (1.56%) CCDE
8 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.56%) ISSEP
8 1 (1.56%) JNCIE
8 1 (1.56%) CCSE
8 1 (1.56%) SSCP
8 1 (1.56%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (32.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (9.38%) COBIT
3 5 (7.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (7.81%) OpenSSO
2 3 (4.69%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.56%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 10 (15.63%) Oracle
2 9 (14.06%) Cisco
3 7 (10.94%) CheckPoint
4 6 (9.38%) Blue Coat
5 5 (7.81%) Informatica
5 5 (7.81%) Sun
5 5 (7.81%) Business Objects
5 5 (7.81%) Cognos
6 4 (6.25%) Juniper
7 2 (3.13%) Riverbed
8 1 (1.56%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.56%) F5
8 1 (1.56%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.56%) IronPort