The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Security Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Security Architect
Rank 611 627 622
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Architect 1 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.002% 0.020% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.021% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £76,250 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.92%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £75,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +25.00%
IT 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
41569 42658 45211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.86% 93.95% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 35452 35096 39095
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

IT Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

IT Security Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

IT Security Architect Salary Trend in London

IT Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited IT 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 IT Security Architect in their job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
1 2 (50.00%) Security Management
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Law
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CISA
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (25.00%) AlgoSec
2 1 (25.00%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (25.00%) Cyber Security

IT Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited IT 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 IT Security Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Law
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (25.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) People Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CISA
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (25.00%) AlgoSec
1 1 (25.00%) Cyber-Ark