The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Architect
Rank 617 611 620
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Architect 11 26 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.024% 0.056% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.060% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 5
Average salary £95,000 £72,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.03% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £130,000 £77,500 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -
Information Security Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42842 43378 45267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.78% 94.01% 94.37%
Number of salaries quoted 36473 36023 39163
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Information Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Information Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Information Security Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

Information Security Architect Salary Trend in London

Information Security Architect
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Information Security Architect Salary Histogram in London

Information Security Architect
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +17 2 £102,500 +32.25%
Information Security Architect
England

Information Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Information 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 Information Security Architect in their job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Information Security
2 11 (73.33%) Banking
3 10 (66.67%) Risk Management
4 9 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (60.00%) CISM
4 9 (60.00%) SSCP
4 9 (60.00%) CISSP
5 8 (53.33%) Security Architecture
6 7 (46.67%) TOGAF
6 7 (46.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (26.67%) Data Protection
7 4 (26.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (20.00%) GIAC
8 3 (20.00%) Finance
8 3 (20.00%) Investment Banking
8 3 (20.00%) CCNP
8 3 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (20.00%) Cyber Security
9 2 (13.33%) Network Security
9 2 (13.33%) Hedge funds
9 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
10 1 (6.67%) HIPAA
10 1 (6.67%) OWASP
10 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
10 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
10 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery

Information Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Information 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 Information Security Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Network Security
2 1 (6.67%) SSL
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 11 (73.33%) Banking
2 3 (20.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Information Security
2 10 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 9 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (53.33%) Security Architecture
5 7 (46.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (46.67%) TOGAF
6 4 (26.67%) Data Protection
7 3 (20.00%) Cyber Security
7 3 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
8 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
8 1 (6.67%) Data Security
8 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
8 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (6.67%) OWASP
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) CISSP
1 9 (60.00%) SSCP
1 9 (60.00%) CISM
2 3 (20.00%) GIAC
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (20.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (6.67%) HIPAA
3 1 (6.67%) Basel II
3 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001