The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Solution Architect
Rank 310 - 315
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Solutions Architect 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.038% - 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% - 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £62,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.71%
Security Solutions 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
9698 10369 10363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.24% 92.70% 93.49%
Number of salaries quoted 8264 8719 9211
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 £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Solutions Architect in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Security Solutions 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 Solutions Architect across the City of London region.

Security Solutions Architect Salary Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Security Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Information Security
2 5 (55.56%) PKI
2 5 (55.56%) Security Architecture
3 4 (44.44%) Cyber Security
3 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
3 4 (44.44%) PCI DSS
3 4 (44.44%) HIPAA
3 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Identity Management
3 4 (44.44%) Data Security
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (44.44%) Basel II
4 3 (33.33%) Tivoli
4 3 (33.33%) SAP
4 3 (33.33%) UNIX
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) CISSP
4 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 3 (33.33%) CISA
4 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) SAP Security
4 3 (33.33%) Open Source
4 3 (33.33%) SIEM
4 3 (33.33%) CRISC
5 2 (22.22%) CGEIT
5 2 (22.22%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Security Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) PKI
2 3 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (11.11%) Online Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Biometrics
3 1 (11.11%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) UNIX
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Information Security
2 5 (55.56%) Security Architecture
3 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
3 4 (44.44%) Cyber Security
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
3 4 (44.44%) Identity Management
3 4 (44.44%) Data Security
4 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 3 (33.33%) SAP Security
4 3 (33.33%) SIEM
5 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) OWASP
5 1 (11.11%) Data Privacy
5 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CISSP
1 3 (33.33%) CISA
1 3 (33.33%) CRISC
2 2 (22.22%) CGEIT
3 1 (11.11%) CISM
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (44.44%) Basel II
1 4 (44.44%) PCI DSS
1 4 (44.44%) HIPAA
2 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) SAP