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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architect
Rank 271 302 309
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 31 40 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.31% 0.32% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.34% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 26 29 17
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £87,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £60,000 £68,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.76%
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
9253 11693 10940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.19% 92.56% 93.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7934 9898 9425
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 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 22 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 35 (61.40%) Information Security
2 32 (56.14%) Security Architecture
3 24 (42.11%) CISSP
4 19 (33.33%) TOGAF
5 17 (29.82%) Network Security
5 17 (29.82%) Cyber Security
6 16 (28.07%) Firewall
7 14 (24.56%) Identity Management
8 13 (22.81%) Finance
9 12 (21.05%) Risk Management
10 11 (19.30%) PKI
10 11 (19.30%) Enterprise Architecture
10 11 (19.30%) Degree
11 10 (17.54%) VPN
12 9 (15.79%) CISM
13 8 (14.04%) Law
13 8 (14.04%) McAfee
13 8 (14.04%) LAN
13 8 (14.04%) WAN
13 8 (14.04%) CheckPoint
13 8 (14.04%) Cisco
13 8 (14.04%) SSL
14 7 (12.28%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 7 (12.28%) SABSA
14 7 (12.28%) Protective Monitoring
14 7 (12.28%) HSRP
14 7 (12.28%) F5
14 7 (12.28%) Riverbed
14 7 (12.28%) SolarWinds
14 7 (12.28%) ATM

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 (1.75%) Drupal
1 1 (1.75%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (29.82%) Network Security
2 16 (28.07%) Firewall
3 10 (17.54%) VPN
4 8 (14.04%) LAN
4 8 (14.04%) WAN
4 8 (14.04%) SSL
5 7 (12.28%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 7 (12.28%) HSRP
5 7 (12.28%) ATM
5 7 (12.28%) DHCP
5 7 (12.28%) EIGRP
5 7 (12.28%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (10.53%) TACACS
7 2 (3.51%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (3.51%) X.509
8 1 (1.75%) OpenVPN
8 1 (1.75%) Cisco ISE
8 1 (1.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
General
1 13 (22.81%) Finance
2 8 (14.04%) Law
3 3 (5.26%) Legal
4 1 (1.75%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Games
4 1 (1.75%) French Language
4 1 (1.75%) German Language
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) Middleware
2 1 (1.75%) SailPoint
2 1 (1.75%) REST
2 1 (1.75%) WebSockets
2 1 (1.75%) SOAP
2 1 (1.75%) Web Services
2 1 (1.75%) J2EE
2 1 (1.75%) WSDL
2 1 (1.75%) LAMP
2 1 (1.75%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) PKI
2 7 (12.28%) Mathematics
3 6 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.26%) GIS
5 3 (5.26%) Cryptography
6 2 (3.51%) Open Source
7 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.75%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.75%) Biometrics
7 1 (1.75%) CESG
7 1 (1.75%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.75%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.77%) UNIX
2 3 (5.26%) Windows
2 3 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (61.40%) Information Security
2 32 (56.14%) Security Architecture
3 19 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 17 (29.82%) Cyber Security
5 14 (24.56%) Identity Management
6 12 (21.05%) Risk Management
7 11 (19.30%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (12.28%) SABSA
8 7 (12.28%) Protective Monitoring
9 6 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (10.53%) SIEM
9 6 (10.53%) Data Privacy
10 5 (8.77%) PRINCE
10 5 (8.77%) ITIL
10 5 (8.77%) Change Management
10 5 (8.77%) Strategic Planning
10 5 (8.77%) Requirements Management
11 4 (7.02%) Information Assurance
11 4 (7.02%) Data Management
11 4 (7.02%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (42.11%) CISSP
2 11 (19.30%) Degree
3 9 (15.79%) CISM
4 7 (12.28%) Security Cleared
5 6 (10.53%) CISA
5 6 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (8.77%) CRISC
6 5 (8.77%) CCNA
6 5 (8.77%) SC Cleared
7 3 (5.26%) GIAC
7 3 (5.26%) CEH
8 2 (3.51%) CGEIT
8 2 (3.51%) ISSAP
8 2 (3.51%) ISSEP
8 2 (3.51%) SSCP
9 1 (1.75%) VCAP
9 1 (1.75%) CCIE
9 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.75%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) COBIT
2 5 (8.77%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.51%) HIPAA
3 2 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (3.51%) Basel II
4 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.75%) vCloud
3 1 (1.75%) pfSense
3 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.75%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (5.26%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.75%) OSSEC
3 1 (1.75%) Nessus
Vendors
1 8 (14.04%) McAfee
1 8 (14.04%) CheckPoint
1 8 (14.04%) Cisco
2 7 (12.28%) F5
2 7 (12.28%) Riverbed
2 7 (12.28%) SolarWinds
3 5 (8.77%) VMware
4 3 (5.26%) SAP
5 2 (3.51%) Fortinet
5 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.75%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (1.75%) BT
6 1 (1.75%) Adobe
6 1 (1.75%) Juniper
6 1 (1.75%) CA
6 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.75%) Sourcefire
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