The table below looks at the statistics for Security Architecture skills 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 Architecture over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Architecture
Rank 315 267 288
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +21
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 16 60 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.50% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.61% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 13 43 38
Average salary £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,800 £37,500 £59,250
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £79,500 £75,750
UK excluding London average salary £58,750 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-2.08% -4.00%
Security Architecture
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
9686 9797 10309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.29% 80.87% 78.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8022 8634 9418
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Architecture across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Security Architecture
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Architecture across the City of London region.

Security Architecture Salary Trend in the City of London

Security Architecture
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Architecture across the City of London region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Security Architecture Salary Histogram in the City of London

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Security Architecture also 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 that cited Security Architecture.

1 55 (79.71%) Information Security
2 38 (55.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 31 (44.93%) Finance
4 28 (40.58%) CISSP
5 21 (30.43%) Risk Management
5 21 (30.43%) Management Information System
6 19 (27.54%) Windows
7 18 (26.09%) Risk Analysis
8 17 (24.64%) Project Management
9 15 (21.74%) Linux
9 15 (21.74%) SOA
9 15 (21.74%) SABSA
10 14 (20.29%) Risk Assessment
11 13 (18.84%) Business Continuity
12 12 (17.39%) Benchmarking
12 12 (17.39%) SAML
12 12 (17.39%) OAuth
13 11 (15.94%) Cisco Certification
13 11 (15.94%) Oracle
14 10 (14.49%) Change Management
14 10 (14.49%) Identity Management
14 10 (14.49%) Degree
14 10 (14.49%) Computer Science
14 10 (14.49%) QA
15 9 (13.04%) OpenID
15 9 (13.04%) Performance Improvement
15 9 (13.04%) SailPoint
15 9 (13.04%) Aveksa
15 9 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
15 9 (13.04%) CCNP

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Security Architecture also 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 that cited Security Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.80%) Tomcat
1 4 (5.80%) GlassFish
2 1 (1.45%) Apache
2 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) MS Office
2 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) VPN
1 4 (5.80%) Firewall
1 4 (5.80%) Network Security
2 3 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (4.35%) Internet
3 2 (2.90%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (2.90%) HTTP
4 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.45%) LDAP
4 1 (1.45%) LAN
4 1 (1.45%) WLAN
4 1 (1.45%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.80%) BODI
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Metasploit
General
1 31 (44.93%) Finance
2 7 (10.14%) Law
3 6 (8.70%) Banking
4 3 (4.35%) Marketing
4 3 (4.35%) Legal
5 1 (1.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (44.93%) Architect
2 29 (42.03%) Security Architect
3 18 (26.09%) Consultant
4 12 (17.39%) Information Architect
4 12 (17.39%) Information Security Architect
5 9 (13.04%) Senior Consultant
5 9 (13.04%) Senior Manager
6 7 (10.14%) Security Consultant
7 5 (7.25%) Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Enterprise Architect
8 4 (5.80%) Lead Architect
8 4 (5.80%) IT Consultant
8 4 (5.80%) Security Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) IT Security Consultant
9 3 (4.35%) Ethical Hacker
9 3 (4.35%) Enterprise Security Architect
10 2 (2.90%) Lead Security Architect
10 2 (2.90%) CLAS Consultant
10 2 (2.90%) Senior Security Engineer
10 2 (2.90%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.39%) SAML
1 12 (17.39%) OAuth
2 9 (13.04%) OpenID
2 9 (13.04%) SailPoint
3 8 (11.59%) Web Services
4 7 (10.14%) XML
5 4 (5.80%) XSLT
5 4 (5.80%) XML Schema
5 4 (5.80%) JAXB
5 4 (5.80%) JMX
5 4 (5.80%) JSF
5 4 (5.80%) JAX-WS
5 4 (5.80%) EJB
6 3 (4.35%) REST
6 3 (4.35%) JSON
7 1 (1.45%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (30.43%) Management Information System
2 10 (14.49%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.25%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (5.80%) PMI
4 4 (5.80%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.90%) GIS
5 2 (2.90%) Cryptography
5 2 (2.90%) Derivative
6 1 (1.45%) RMADS
6 1 (1.45%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.45%) PKI
6 1 (1.45%) Equities
6 1 (1.45%) CESG
6 1 (1.45%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.54%) Windows
2 15 (21.74%) Linux
3 4 (5.80%) Solaris
4 3 (4.35%) UNIX
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (79.71%) Information Security
2 21 (30.43%) Risk Management
3 18 (26.09%) Risk Analysis
4 17 (24.64%) Project Management
5 15 (21.74%) SOA
5 15 (21.74%) SABSA
6 14 (20.29%) Risk Assessment
7 13 (18.84%) Business Continuity
8 12 (17.39%) Benchmarking
9 10 (14.49%) Change Management
9 10 (14.49%) Identity Management
10 9 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
10 9 (13.04%) Performance Improvement
11 6 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (8.70%) ITIL
11 6 (8.70%) CRM
12 5 (7.25%) Data Protection
13 4 (5.80%) Load Balancing
13 4 (5.80%) Business Continuity Planning
13 4 (5.80%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.35%) Java
1 3 (4.35%) SQL
2 2 (2.90%) C#
2 2 (2.90%) C++
3 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (40.58%) CISSP
2 11 (15.94%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (14.49%) Degree
4 9 (13.04%) CCNP
4 9 (13.04%) CCNA
5 5 (7.25%) Security Cleared
6 4 (5.80%) CEH
6 4 (5.80%) PMI Certification
7 3 (4.35%) CISA
7 3 (4.35%) CISM
8 2 (2.90%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.45%) MBA
9 1 (1.45%) GIAC
9 1 (1.45%) CCIE
9 1 (1.45%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (55.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (14.49%) QA
3 7 (10.14%) PCI DSS
4 6 (8.70%) COBIT
5 1 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 11 (15.94%) Oracle
2 9 (13.04%) Aveksa
3 6 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.80%) Sun
4 4 (5.80%) Business Objects
4 4 (5.80%) Cognos
4 4 (5.80%) Informatica
5 2 (2.90%) Cisco
6 1 (1.45%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.45%) Huawei
6 1 (1.45%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.45%) Coverity
6 1 (1.45%) F5
6 1 (1.45%) HP
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Travel Card / 10% Bonus / Health Care
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago