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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Security Architect
Rank 625 608 641
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +33
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Architect 4 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.018% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.019% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 1
Average salary - £68,750 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.85%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £60,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -6.92%
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
43289 41874 48462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.43% 93.48% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 36157 35150 42053
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +12 2 - -
IT Security Architect
England

IT Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 5 (50.00%) Network Security
2 4 (40.00%) Security Management
2 4 (40.00%) SIEM
3 3 (30.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (30.00%) Law
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) Information Security
3 3 (30.00%) CISM
3 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) UNIX
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) CCNP
3 3 (30.00%) CISSP
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (30.00%) Banking
3 3 (30.00%) Blue Coat
3 3 (30.00%) Security Architecture
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (30.00%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (20.00%) CEH
5 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (10.00%) SaaS

IT Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Network Security
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) Reverse Proxy
General
1 3 (30.00%) Law
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) UNIX
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Security Management
1 4 (40.00%) SIEM
2 3 (30.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (30.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security
2 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (30.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CCNP
1 3 (30.00%) CISSP
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (30.00%) CISM
2 2 (20.00%) CEH
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco
1 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (30.00%) Blue Coat