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 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
IT Security Architect
Rank 625 - 624
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Architect 3 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.007% - 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% - 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £75,000 - £76,250
90% offered a salary of more than £71,000 - £70,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 - £84,250
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
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%

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 28 November 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 4 (57.14%) CISSP
1 4 (57.14%) Network Security
2 3 (42.86%) UNIX
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Security Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) SIEM
3 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
3 2 (28.57%) CEH
3 2 (28.57%) Security Management
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Law
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) CCNP
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (28.57%) CISM
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) CISA
4 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing

IT 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 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 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Network Security
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Law
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) UNIX
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Security Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) SIEM
2 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (28.57%) Security Management
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Cyber Security
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) People Management
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CISSP
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CISM
2 2 (28.57%) CEH
2 2 (28.57%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) CISA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
1 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
2 1 (14.29%) AlgoSec
2 1 (14.29%) Cyber-Ark