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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Solution Architect
Rank 300 - 330
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% - 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% - 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £70,000 - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £52,500 £72,500
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -27.58%
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
9659 11673 11048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.47% 92.51% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8214 9850 9611
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 5 May 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 5 (71.43%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) SAP Security
2 3 (42.86%) Security Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) SIEM
2 3 (42.86%) PKI
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Identity Management
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) Tivoli
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) UNIX
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) CISSP
3 2 (28.57%) CISA
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Data Security
3 2 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (28.57%) Basel II
3 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
3 2 (28.57%) HIPAA
3 2 (28.57%) CGEIT
3 2 (28.57%) CRISC
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) Cyber Security
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile App

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Drupal
1 1 (14.29%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) WSDL
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
1 1 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (14.29%) REST
1 1 (14.29%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) PKI
2 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 1 (14.29%) Online Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Semantic Web
3 1 (14.29%) Biometrics
3 1 (14.29%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
2 3 (42.86%) Identity Management
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) SAP Security
2 3 (42.86%) Security Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) SIEM
3 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Security
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Cyber Security
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) RDF
4 1 (14.29%) Content Management
4 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) OWASP
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CISSP
1 2 (28.57%) CISA
1 2 (28.57%) CGEIT
1 2 (28.57%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (28.57%) Basel II
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
1 2 (28.57%) HIPAA
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat