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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Architect
Rank 563 497 512
Rank change year-on-year
-66 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 60 126 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.29% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.31% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 48 99 104
Average salary £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £88,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
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
43977 41236 47790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.41% 93.48% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 36739 34601 41479
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £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%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 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 -27 15 £80,000 +12.28% 2
Harrow -13 2 £70,000 -
Security Architect
England

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 80 (55.94%) Security Architecture
2 69 (48.25%) Information Security
3 60 (41.96%) CISSP
4 51 (35.66%) Finance
5 28 (19.58%) TOGAF
6 26 (18.18%) Web Services
7 23 (16.08%) Java
7 23 (16.08%) Risk Management
7 23 (16.08%) CISM
7 23 (16.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 22 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 21 (14.69%) Banking
9 21 (14.69%) Oracle
9 21 (14.69%) Enterprise Architecture
10 19 (13.29%) SOA
10 19 (13.29%) Management Information System
11 17 (11.89%) CEH
11 17 (11.89%) Project Management
11 17 (11.89%) Cyber Security
12 16 (11.19%) ITIL
13 15 (10.49%) Oracle Database
14 14 (9.79%) Firewall
15 13 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
15 13 (9.09%) XML
15 13 (9.09%) COBIT
16 12 (8.39%) Degree
16 12 (8.39%) Network Security
16 12 (8.39%) PRINCE2
17 11 (7.69%) PMI
17 11 (7.69%) PMI Certification

Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 8 (5.59%) Oracle Coherence
2 4 (2.80%) GlassFish
2 4 (2.80%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.10%) IIS
3 3 (2.10%) Apache
4 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (2.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.50%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.10%) PaaS
2 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.79%) Firewall
2 12 (8.39%) Network Security
3 8 (5.59%) Internet
4 4 (2.80%) VPN
5 3 (2.10%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (2.10%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (1.40%) NFC
6 2 (1.40%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.40%) X.509
7 1 (0.70%) SSL
7 1 (0.70%) LDAP
7 1 (0.70%) Wireless
7 1 (0.70%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.49%) Oracle Database
2 7 (4.90%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (2.80%) BODI
4 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.70%) Jenkins
General
1 51 (35.66%) Finance
2 21 (14.69%) Banking
3 9 (6.29%) Financial Institution
4 4 (2.80%) Retail
5 3 (2.10%) Law
5 3 (2.10%) Legal
5 3 (2.10%) Marketing
6 2 (1.40%) Local Government
6 2 (1.40%) Electronics
7 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.70%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (18.18%) Web Services
2 13 (9.09%) XML
3 10 (6.99%) JMS
4 8 (5.59%) XML Schema
4 8 (5.59%) .NET
4 8 (5.59%) SAML
4 8 (5.59%) Spring
4 8 (5.59%) Ajax
4 8 (5.59%) Java SE
4 8 (5.59%) XSLT
5 4 (2.80%) JSF
5 4 (2.80%) JMX
5 4 (2.80%) EJB
5 4 (2.80%) JAXB
5 4 (2.80%) JAX-WS
5 4 (2.80%) REST
6 3 (2.10%) OAuth
6 3 (2.10%) JSON
7 2 (1.40%) Java EE
7 2 (1.40%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.29%) Management Information System
2 11 (7.69%) PMI
3 10 (6.99%) Mainframe
4 8 (5.59%) CESG
5 5 (3.50%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.50%) Mobile Payment
6 4 (2.80%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.10%) RMADS
7 3 (2.10%) EPoS
8 2 (1.40%) Firmware
8 2 (1.40%) GIS
8 2 (1.40%) CESG CLAS
8 2 (1.40%) PKI
8 2 (1.40%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.40%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.40%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.70%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.70%) Social Media
9 1 (0.70%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.59%) Solaris
2 4 (2.80%) Linux
2 4 (2.80%) UNIX
2 4 (2.80%) Windows
3 2 (1.40%) Android
3 2 (1.40%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.70%) AIX
4 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (55.94%) Security Architecture
2 69 (48.25%) Information Security
3 28 (19.58%) TOGAF
4 23 (16.08%) Risk Management
5 22 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (14.69%) Enterprise Architecture
7 19 (13.29%) SOA
8 17 (11.89%) Project Management
8 17 (11.89%) Cyber Security
9 16 (11.19%) ITIL
10 13 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
11 12 (8.39%) PRINCE2
12 10 (6.99%) Security Management
12 10 (6.99%) Ethical Hacking
13 9 (6.29%) Business Continuity Planning
13 9 (6.29%) SABSA
13 9 (6.29%) SIEM
13 9 (6.29%) Business Continuity
13 9 (6.29%) BCP
13 9 (6.29%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (16.08%) Java
2 2 (1.40%) C
3 1 (0.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 60 (41.96%) CISSP
2 23 (16.08%) CISM
3 17 (11.89%) CEH
4 12 (8.39%) Degree
5 11 (7.69%) PMI Certification
6 9 (6.29%) SSCP
7 7 (4.90%) CISA
8 6 (4.20%) Security Cleared
9 3 (2.10%) GIAC
9 3 (2.10%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (2.10%) CCNP
10 2 (1.40%) PhD
10 2 (1.40%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.40%) ISSAP
10 2 (1.40%) ISSEP
11 1 (0.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (16.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (9.09%) COBIT
3 11 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.70%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (2.80%) OpenSSO
2 2 (1.40%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.70%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 21 (14.69%) Oracle
2 4 (2.80%) Business Objects
2 4 (2.80%) Cognos
2 4 (2.80%) Cisco
2 4 (2.80%) Sun
2 4 (2.80%) Informatica
2 4 (2.80%) CheckPoint
2 4 (2.80%) Blue Coat
3 2 (1.40%) CA
3 2 (1.40%) BT
3 2 (1.40%) Symbian
4 1 (0.70%) NetIQ
4 1 (0.70%) Juniper
4 1 (0.70%) Tripwire
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Broady Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum 55k to 65k + car allowance + min 18%
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 11 days ago