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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architect
Rank 541 521 544
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 83 94 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.23% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 71 63 54
Average salary £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £61,000 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £66,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +16.66%
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
38883 40117 42236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.84% 93.86% 94.38%
Number of salaries quoted 33115 32901 36375
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 £77,500 £75,000 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -9 18 £75,000 - 5
Security Architect
England

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 106 (62.35%) Security Architecture
2 98 (57.65%) Information Security
3 70 (41.18%) TOGAF
4 69 (40.59%) CISSP
5 61 (35.88%) Finance
6 56 (32.94%) SABSA
7 38 (22.35%) Firewall
8 35 (20.59%) CISM
9 33 (19.41%) COBIT
10 32 (18.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 30 (17.65%) Cyber Security
12 28 (16.47%) Security Cleared
12 28 (16.47%) Management Information System
13 27 (15.88%) Banking
14 26 (15.29%) PCI DSS
15 24 (14.12%) ITIL
16 23 (13.53%) Risk Management
17 22 (12.94%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 21 (12.35%) Wireless
19 19 (11.18%) Penetration Testing
20 17 (10.00%) Change Management
20 17 (10.00%) CheckPoint
20 17 (10.00%) Cisco
20 17 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
21 16 (9.41%) Network Security
22 14 (8.24%) Security Management
22 14 (8.24%) CESG
22 14 (8.24%) SSCP
22 14 (8.24%) SIEM
22 14 (8.24%) PKI

Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 6 (3.53%) Oracle Coherence
2 4 (2.35%) IIS
3 1 (0.59%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (1.18%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.35%) SaaS
1 4 (2.35%) PaaS
2 1 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.59%) IaaS
2 1 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 38 (22.35%) Firewall
2 21 (12.35%) Wireless
3 16 (9.41%) Network Security
4 7 (4.12%) VPN
5 6 (3.53%) Internet
6 5 (2.94%) X.509
7 4 (2.35%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (2.35%) MPLS
7 4 (2.35%) WAN
7 4 (2.35%) LAN
8 3 (1.76%) ATM
8 3 (1.76%) DHCP
8 3 (1.76%) EIGRP
8 3 (1.76%) TACACS
8 3 (1.76%) SSL
8 3 (1.76%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (1.76%) HSRP
8 3 (1.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (1.18%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (1.18%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.53%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.76%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.59%) Rational Rose
General
1 61 (35.88%) Finance
2 27 (15.88%) Banking
3 6 (3.53%) Investment Banking
3 6 (3.53%) Electronics
4 4 (2.35%) Retail
4 4 (2.35%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.76%) Legal
5 3 (1.76%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.76%) Local Government
6 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.18%) Law
7 1 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.59%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.59%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.88%) Web Services
2 8 (4.71%) .NET
3 6 (3.53%) Java SE
3 6 (3.53%) Spring
3 6 (3.53%) Ajax
3 6 (3.53%) REST
3 6 (3.53%) JMS
4 3 (1.76%) JSP
4 3 (1.76%) XML
4 3 (1.76%) SAML
4 3 (1.76%) JSON
4 3 (1.76%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.47%) Management Information System
2 14 (8.24%) CESG
2 14 (8.24%) PKI
3 11 (6.47%) CESG CLAS
4 8 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.53%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.53%) Open Source
6 5 (2.94%) GIS
6 5 (2.94%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.35%) RMADS
7 4 (2.35%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.76%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (1.18%) FMCG
9 2 (1.18%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.18%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (1.18%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.59%) DTV
10 1 (0.59%) Biometrics
10 1 (0.59%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.65%) UNIX
2 7 (4.12%) Linux
3 6 (3.53%) Windows
4 2 (1.18%) AIX
5 1 (0.59%) Solaris
5 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.59%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (62.35%) Security Architecture
2 98 (57.65%) Information Security
3 70 (41.18%) TOGAF
4 56 (32.94%) SABSA
5 30 (17.65%) Cyber Security
6 24 (14.12%) ITIL
7 23 (13.53%) Risk Management
8 22 (12.94%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 19 (11.18%) Penetration Testing
10 17 (10.00%) Change Management
10 17 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
11 14 (8.24%) Security Management
11 14 (8.24%) SIEM
12 13 (7.65%) PRINCE
12 13 (7.65%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (7.06%) Identity Management
13 12 (7.06%) Zachman Framework
14 11 (6.47%) SOA
15 10 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (5.29%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (7.65%) Java
2 3 (1.76%) Python
2 3 (1.76%) C#
3 2 (1.18%) C
4 1 (0.59%) Perl
4 1 (0.59%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.59%) Ruby
4 1 (0.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 69 (40.59%) CISSP
2 35 (20.59%) CISM
3 28 (16.47%) Security Cleared
4 14 (8.24%) SSCP
5 13 (7.65%) Degree
6 12 (7.06%) CEH
7 11 (6.47%) SC Cleared
8 10 (5.88%) CISA
9 9 (5.29%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (5.29%) GIAC
10 5 (2.94%) CCNP
10 5 (2.94%) ISSAP
10 5 (2.94%) ISSEP
11 4 (2.35%) CSSLP
11 4 (2.35%) CCNA
12 3 (1.76%) DV Cleared
13 2 (1.18%) CRISC
14 1 (0.59%) MCSE
14 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (0.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (19.41%) COBIT
2 32 (18.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (15.29%) PCI DSS
4 9 (5.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (2.94%) Basel II
5 5 (2.94%) HIPAA
6 3 (1.76%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.59%) QA
System Software
1 9 (5.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.59%) XenServer
2 1 (0.59%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (1.76%) Tivoli
1 3 (1.76%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (0.59%) Puppet
2 1 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (10.00%) CheckPoint
1 17 (10.00%) Cisco
2 12 (7.06%) Oracle
3 11 (6.47%) Juniper
4 10 (5.88%) VMware
5 9 (5.29%) BT
6 6 (3.53%) F5
6 6 (3.53%) Blue Coat
6 6 (3.53%) McAfee
7 4 (2.35%) Citrix
8 3 (1.76%) CA
8 3 (1.76%) Riverbed
8 3 (1.76%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.18%) IronPort
9 2 (1.18%) Fortinet
9 2 (1.18%) Tripwire
9 2 (1.18%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.18%) NetIQ
10 1 (0.59%) SAP
10 1 (0.59%) Websense
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum + Outstanding Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
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London
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Salary: Attractive salary & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + excellent bonus and benefits
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London
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Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
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London
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