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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architect
Rank 498 570 550
Rank change year-on-year
+72 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 115 88 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.19% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 99 69 46
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,300 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £60,000 £68,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.76%
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
40624 45661 41244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.51% 93.84% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 34358 38187 34690
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +31 31 £65,000 -7.14% 3
Harrow - 7 £73,750 - 1
Feltham - 3 £55,000 -
Security Architect
England

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 125 (58.96%) Security Architecture
2 102 (48.11%) Information Security
3 86 (40.57%) TOGAF
4 85 (40.09%) CISSP
5 63 (29.72%) Firewall
6 59 (27.83%) SABSA
7 49 (23.11%) Cyber Security
7 49 (23.11%) Network Security
8 46 (21.70%) Security Cleared
9 44 (20.75%) Finance
10 43 (20.28%) Cisco
11 39 (18.40%) CISM
12 38 (17.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 37 (17.45%) PKI
14 36 (16.98%) CheckPoint
15 34 (16.04%) Risk Management
16 33 (15.57%) COBIT
16 33 (15.57%) Enterprise Architecture
17 30 (14.15%) ITIL
18 29 (13.68%) Wireless
18 29 (13.68%) Management Information System
18 29 (13.68%) McAfee
18 29 (13.68%) SIEM
19 28 (13.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
20 25 (11.79%) Cisco Certification
21 24 (11.32%) LAN
21 24 (11.32%) WAN
22 23 (10.85%) CESG
22 23 (10.85%) Degree
22 23 (10.85%) SC Cleared

Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (0.94%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.47%) Drupal
2 1 (0.47%) WordPress
2 1 (0.47%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.47%) IIS
2 1 (0.47%) Apache
2 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.47%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.36%) SaaS
2 2 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.47%) IaaS
3 1 (0.47%) Office 365
3 1 (0.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (29.72%) Firewall
2 49 (23.11%) Network Security
3 29 (13.68%) Wireless
4 24 (11.32%) LAN
4 24 (11.32%) WAN
5 19 (8.96%) VPN
5 19 (8.96%) Cisco ASA
6 18 (8.49%) SSL
7 16 (7.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 16 (7.55%) EIGRP
7 16 (7.55%) ATM
8 14 (6.60%) TACACS
9 13 (6.13%) DHCP
10 12 (5.66%) HSRP
11 11 (5.19%) Intrusion Detection
12 8 (3.77%) TCP/IP
13 7 (3.30%) MPLS
14 6 (2.83%) IPsec
14 6 (2.83%) BGP
14 6 (2.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.47%) SAP HANA
1 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
1 1 (0.47%) SQL Server
General
1 44 (20.75%) Finance
2 17 (8.02%) Law
3 8 (3.77%) Legal
4 6 (2.83%) Banking
5 5 (2.36%) Retail
6 3 (1.42%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.94%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.94%) Electronics
7 2 (0.94%) Games
8 1 (0.47%) Marketing
8 1 (0.47%) French Language
8 1 (0.47%) German Language
8 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.66%) JSP
2 5 (2.36%) Middleware
3 1 (0.47%) REST
3 1 (0.47%) WebSockets
3 1 (0.47%) SailPoint
3 1 (0.47%) WSDL
3 1 (0.47%) SOAP
3 1 (0.47%) Web Services
3 1 (0.47%) J2EE
3 1 (0.47%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (0.47%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (17.45%) PKI
2 29 (13.68%) Management Information System
3 23 (10.85%) CESG
4 13 (6.13%) GIS
5 12 (5.66%) CESG CLAS
6 10 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (3.77%) Mathematics
8 7 (3.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 6 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (2.83%) Cryptography
10 5 (2.36%) Computer Science
11 3 (1.42%) FMCG
11 3 (1.42%) Mobile Payment
12 2 (0.94%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.94%) Mobile Banking
12 2 (0.94%) BYOD
12 2 (0.94%) Smart Meter
12 2 (0.94%) Open Source
12 2 (0.94%) Hedge funds
13 1 (0.47%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.77%) Windows
2 5 (2.36%) Linux
2 5 (2.36%) UNIX
3 2 (0.94%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (58.96%) Security Architecture
2 102 (48.11%) Information Security
3 86 (40.57%) TOGAF
4 59 (27.83%) SABSA
5 49 (23.11%) Cyber Security
6 34 (16.04%) Risk Management
7 33 (15.57%) Enterprise Architecture
8 30 (14.15%) ITIL
9 29 (13.68%) SIEM
10 28 (13.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 18 (8.49%) Information Assurance
12 17 (8.02%) Data Privacy
13 16 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (7.55%) Identity Management
14 15 (7.08%) Security Testing
14 15 (7.08%) Security Management
15 14 (6.60%) Change Management
16 13 (6.13%) Zachman Framework
16 13 (6.13%) Stakeholder Management
16 13 (6.13%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 12 (5.66%) C
2 4 (1.89%) Java
3 2 (0.94%) Perl
3 2 (0.94%) C#
3 2 (0.94%) Bash Shell
3 2 (0.94%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.94%) Ruby
4 1 (0.47%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 85 (40.09%) CISSP
2 46 (21.70%) Security Cleared
3 39 (18.40%) CISM
4 25 (11.79%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (10.85%) Degree
5 23 (10.85%) SC Cleared
6 15 (7.08%) DV Cleared
6 15 (7.08%) CCNA
7 11 (5.19%) CEH
7 11 (5.19%) CCNP
8 7 (3.30%) SSCP
8 7 (3.30%) GIAC
9 6 (2.83%) CISA
10 5 (2.36%) ISSAP
10 5 (2.36%) ISSEP
10 5 (2.36%) CRISC
11 2 (0.94%) CCIE
11 2 (0.94%) CGEIT
11 2 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.47%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (17.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 33 (15.57%) COBIT
3 18 (8.49%) PCI DSS
4 12 (5.66%) JSP 440
5 4 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.94%) Basel II
6 2 (0.94%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.89%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.94%) KVM
3 2 (0.94%) XenServer
4 1 (0.47%) Snort
4 1 (0.47%) vCloud
4 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.47%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 16 (7.55%) CiscoWorks
2 4 (1.89%) Tivoli
2 4 (1.89%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.94%) Puppet
4 1 (0.47%) Nessus
4 1 (0.47%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.47%) OSSEC
4 1 (0.47%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 43 (20.28%) Cisco
2 36 (16.98%) CheckPoint
3 29 (13.68%) McAfee
4 18 (8.49%) F5
5 16 (7.55%) Riverbed
5 16 (7.55%) SolarWinds
6 9 (4.25%) VMware
7 8 (3.77%) BT
8 7 (3.30%) Juniper
9 6 (2.83%) IBM
9 6 (2.83%) Microsoft
9 6 (2.83%) Fortinet
9 6 (2.83%) Blue Coat
10 4 (1.89%) SAP
11 3 (1.42%) ArcSight
12 2 (0.94%) Splunk
12 2 (0.94%) Google
12 2 (0.94%) Huawei
13 1 (0.47%) Sourcefire
13 1 (0.47%) Reuters
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - £90k plus competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Rark Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £80000 Per Annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Flexib
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-£75,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + £6k Car Allowance + 35% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: From £90,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000k-£70,000k
Posted: 5 days ago
London, United Kingdom
European Central Bank
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago