The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Security Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architect
Rank 522 576 489
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -87
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 111 77 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.16% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.17% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 100 54 84
Average salary £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £63,100
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%
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
41608 45886 41320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.35% 93.66% 93.69%
Number of salaries quoted 35298 38585 34779
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Security Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

Security Architect Salary Trend in London

Security Architect
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Security Architect Salary Histogram in London

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 Security Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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 +41 30 £65,000 -18.75% 4
Harrow +16 10 £72,500 +3.57% 1
Canary Wharf - 2 £70,000 -
Security Architect
England

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited 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 Security Architect in their job title.

1 130 (57.52%) Security Architecture
2 107 (47.35%) Information Security
3 98 (43.36%) TOGAF
4 96 (42.48%) CISSP
5 69 (30.53%) Firewall
6 65 (28.76%) SABSA
7 53 (23.45%) Cyber Security
8 51 (22.57%) Network Security
9 47 (20.80%) Finance
10 43 (19.03%) Cisco
10 43 (19.03%) PKI
11 42 (18.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 42 (18.58%) CISM
12 40 (17.70%) Security Cleared
13 39 (17.26%) Risk Management
14 35 (15.49%) CheckPoint
15 33 (14.60%) Enterprise Architecture
16 31 (13.72%) COBIT
16 31 (13.72%) SIEM
17 30 (13.27%) Management Information System
18 29 (12.83%) McAfee
18 29 (12.83%) Cisco Certification
19 28 (12.39%) CESG
20 27 (11.95%) ITIL
21 26 (11.50%) Wireless
21 26 (11.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
22 25 (11.06%) WAN
23 24 (10.62%) LAN
24 23 (10.18%) VPN
24 23 (10.18%) Degree

Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited 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 Security Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (0.88%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.44%) CloudStack
2 1 (0.44%) IIS
2 1 (0.44%) Apache
2 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.44%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.44%) Drupal
2 1 (0.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (1.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.44%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.44%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.77%) SaaS
1 4 (1.77%) PaaS
2 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.88%) Office 365
3 2 (0.88%) IaaS
4 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 69 (30.53%) Firewall
2 51 (22.57%) Network Security
3 26 (11.50%) Wireless
4 25 (11.06%) WAN
5 24 (10.62%) LAN
6 23 (10.18%) VPN
7 20 (8.85%) Cisco ASA
8 19 (8.41%) SSL
9 18 (7.96%) Intrusion Detection
10 16 (7.08%) EIGRP
10 16 (7.08%) ATM
10 16 (7.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 14 (6.19%) DHCP
11 14 (6.19%) TACACS
12 12 (5.31%) HSRP
13 10 (4.42%) IPsec
14 9 (3.98%) TCP/IP
15 8 (3.54%) MPLS
15 8 (3.54%) Internet
16 7 (3.10%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.44%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.44%) Hadoop
1 1 (0.44%) SAP HANA
General
1 47 (20.80%) Finance
2 18 (7.96%) Law
3 9 (3.98%) Banking
4 7 (3.10%) Legal
5 5 (2.21%) Retail
5 5 (2.21%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.33%) Marketing
6 3 (1.33%) Electronics
7 2 (0.88%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.88%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.88%) Games
8 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.44%) French Language
8 1 (0.44%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.87%) JSP
2 10 (4.42%) Middleware
3 2 (0.88%) SAML
3 2 (0.88%) Web Services
3 2 (0.88%) OAuth
4 1 (0.44%) REST
4 1 (0.44%) WebSockets
4 1 (0.44%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.44%) WSDL
4 1 (0.44%) SOAP
4 1 (0.44%) J2EE
4 1 (0.44%) LAMP
4 1 (0.44%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 43 (19.03%) PKI
2 30 (13.27%) Management Information System
3 28 (12.39%) CESG
4 11 (4.87%) CESG CLAS
4 11 (4.87%) Cryptography
5 10 (4.42%) GIS
6 9 (3.98%) Mathematics
6 9 (3.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 8 (3.54%) Data Centre
7 8 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.65%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.33%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.33%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.33%) BYOD
10 2 (0.88%) Mobile Payment
10 2 (0.88%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.88%) RMADS
10 2 (0.88%) FMCG
11 1 (0.44%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.98%) Windows
2 6 (2.65%) Linux
3 3 (1.33%) UNIX
4 2 (0.88%) CentOS
4 2 (0.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (57.52%) Security Architecture
2 107 (47.35%) Information Security
3 98 (43.36%) TOGAF
4 65 (28.76%) SABSA
5 53 (23.45%) Cyber Security
6 39 (17.26%) Risk Management
7 33 (14.60%) Enterprise Architecture
8 31 (13.72%) SIEM
9 27 (11.95%) ITIL
10 26 (11.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 22 (9.73%) Data Privacy
12 20 (8.85%) Identity Management
13 18 (7.96%) Zachman Framework
14 17 (7.52%) Information Assurance
15 14 (6.19%) Security Testing
15 14 (6.19%) Data Protection
15 14 (6.19%) UML
15 14 (6.19%) Vulnerability Management
15 14 (6.19%) Analytics
16 13 (5.75%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 11 (4.87%) C
2 2 (0.88%) C#
2 2 (0.88%) Java
2 2 (0.88%) Perl
2 2 (0.88%) Ruby
2 2 (0.88%) PowerShell
2 2 (0.88%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.44%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 96 (42.48%) CISSP
2 42 (18.58%) CISM
3 40 (17.70%) Security Cleared
4 29 (12.83%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (10.18%) Degree
6 19 (8.41%) SC Cleared
7 16 (7.08%) CCNA
8 14 (6.19%) DV Cleared
9 13 (5.75%) CCNP
10 12 (5.31%) CEH
11 10 (4.42%) SSCP
12 9 (3.98%) GIAC
13 7 (3.10%) CISA
14 6 (2.65%) CRISC
15 5 (2.21%) ISSAP
15 5 (2.21%) ISSEP
16 3 (1.33%) CCIE
17 2 (0.88%) MCSE
17 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
17 2 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (18.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (13.72%) COBIT
3 16 (7.08%) PCI DSS
4 11 (4.87%) JSP 440
5 3 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (2.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.88%) KVM
2 2 (0.88%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.88%) XenServer
3 1 (0.44%) vCloud
3 1 (0.44%) pfSense
3 1 (0.44%) Snort
Systems Management
1 16 (7.08%) CiscoWorks
2 5 (2.21%) Tivoli
3 4 (1.77%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.88%) Puppet
4 2 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.44%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.44%) Nessus
5 1 (0.44%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.44%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 43 (19.03%) Cisco
2 35 (15.49%) CheckPoint
3 29 (12.83%) McAfee
4 19 (8.41%) F5
5 16 (7.08%) Riverbed
5 16 (7.08%) SolarWinds
6 9 (3.98%) Microsoft
7 8 (3.54%) Juniper
7 8 (3.54%) VMware
8 6 (2.65%) BT
8 6 (2.65%) Fortinet
9 5 (2.21%) Blue Coat
9 5 (2.21%) IBM
9 5 (2.21%) SAP
10 3 (1.33%) ArcSight
11 2 (0.88%) Splunk
11 2 (0.88%) Tripwire
11 2 (0.88%) Sourcefire
11 2 (0.88%) Google
11 2 (0.88%) Huawei
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £10000 - £80000 per annum + inc benefits, + 20% bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £50,000- 100,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £90,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k - £80k
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-£85,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrow
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + car allowance and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000k-£70,000k
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Car, Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
West London
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Health, Holiday
Posted: 23 days ago