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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Architect
Rank 515 534 550
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 95 101 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.24% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 82 73 56
Average salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £61,000 £61,250
10% offered a salary of more than £94,500 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +12.00%
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
41703 42749 45256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.82% 93.94% 94.45%
Number of salaries quoted 35553 35221 39129
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 £75,000 £75,000 £78,500
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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +12 19 £75,000 - 4
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Security Architect
England

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 96 (60.38%) Security Architecture
2 87 (54.72%) Information Security
3 67 (42.14%) Finance
4 61 (38.36%) TOGAF
5 59 (37.11%) CISSP
6 49 (30.82%) SABSA
7 34 (21.38%) Cyber Security
8 33 (20.75%) CISM
9 31 (19.50%) Firewall
9 31 (19.50%) COBIT
10 27 (16.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 25 (15.72%) Risk Management
11 25 (15.72%) Banking
12 24 (15.09%) Management Information System
13 23 (14.47%) ITIL
14 22 (13.84%) Penetration Testing
14 22 (13.84%) PCI DSS
14 22 (13.84%) Security Cleared
15 19 (11.95%) Stakeholder Management
15 19 (11.95%) Enterprise Architecture
16 18 (11.32%) Java
17 16 (10.06%) Oracle
17 16 (10.06%) Change Management
17 16 (10.06%) Network Security
18 15 (9.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 15 (9.43%) Web Services
19 14 (8.81%) UNIX
19 14 (8.81%) SOA
19 14 (8.81%) CESG
19 14 (8.81%) Identity Management

Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 9 (5.66%) Oracle Coherence
2 4 (2.52%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.52%) SaaS
1 4 (2.52%) PaaS
2 1 (0.63%) IaaS
2 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (19.50%) Firewall
2 16 (10.06%) Network Security
3 12 (7.55%) Wireless
4 4 (2.52%) Internet
4 4 (2.52%) VPN
5 3 (1.89%) MPLS
5 3 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.26%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.63%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.63%) NFC
7 1 (0.63%) IPsec
7 1 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.63%) DNS
7 1 (0.63%) SSL
7 1 (0.63%) LAN
7 1 (0.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.66%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.89%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.89%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.63%) Rational Rose
General
1 67 (42.14%) Finance
2 25 (15.72%) Banking
3 6 (3.77%) Investment Banking
3 6 (3.77%) Electronics
4 5 (3.14%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.52%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.52%) Local Government
5 4 (2.52%) Retail
6 3 (1.89%) Legal
7 2 (1.26%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.63%) Law
8 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.43%) Web Services
2 11 (6.92%) .NET
2 11 (6.92%) JMS
3 9 (5.66%) Spring
3 9 (5.66%) Ajax
3 9 (5.66%) Java SE
4 6 (3.77%) REST
5 5 (3.14%) XML
6 3 (1.89%) JSP
6 3 (1.89%) SAML
6 3 (1.89%) JSON
6 3 (1.89%) OAuth
7 2 (1.26%) WSDL
7 2 (1.26%) SOAP
7 2 (1.26%) XSD
7 2 (1.26%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.09%) Management Information System
2 14 (8.81%) CESG
3 13 (8.18%) PKI
4 11 (6.92%) CESG CLAS
5 9 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.77%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.77%) Open Source
7 5 (3.14%) Mobile App
7 5 (3.14%) GIS
8 4 (2.52%) Hedge funds
8 4 (2.52%) RMADS
9 3 (1.89%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.26%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (1.26%) Mobile Payment
11 1 (0.63%) User Experience
11 1 (0.63%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.63%) Mobile Computing
11 1 (0.63%) DTV
11 1 (0.63%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.63%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.81%) UNIX
2 7 (4.40%) Linux
3 6 (3.77%) Windows
4 2 (1.26%) AIX
5 1 (0.63%) Solaris
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.63%) Android
5 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (60.38%) Security Architecture
2 87 (54.72%) Information Security
3 61 (38.36%) TOGAF
4 49 (30.82%) SABSA
5 34 (21.38%) Cyber Security
6 25 (15.72%) Risk Management
7 23 (14.47%) ITIL
8 22 (13.84%) Penetration Testing
9 19 (11.95%) Enterprise Architecture
9 19 (11.95%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (10.06%) Change Management
11 15 (9.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 14 (8.81%) Identity Management
12 14 (8.81%) SOA
12 14 (8.81%) SIEM
13 13 (8.18%) PRINCE
13 13 (8.18%) Zachman Framework
14 12 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (6.29%) Security Management
16 9 (5.66%) Event-Driven Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (11.32%) Java
2 3 (1.89%) Python
3 2 (1.26%) C
3 2 (1.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 59 (37.11%) CISSP
2 33 (20.75%) CISM
3 22 (13.84%) Security Cleared
4 11 (6.92%) Degree
4 11 (6.92%) CISA
5 10 (6.29%) SC Cleared
5 10 (6.29%) SSCP
6 8 (5.03%) GIAC
7 7 (4.40%) CEH
7 7 (4.40%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (3.77%) CCNP
9 4 (2.52%) CSSLP
10 2 (1.26%) CRISC
10 2 (1.26%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.63%) CCNA
11 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.63%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (19.50%) COBIT
2 27 (16.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (13.84%) PCI DSS
4 9 (5.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (3.14%) Basel II
5 5 (3.14%) HIPAA
6 3 (1.89%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.63%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (2.52%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 16 (10.06%) Oracle
2 11 (6.92%) Cisco
2 11 (6.92%) CheckPoint
3 10 (6.29%) Juniper
4 8 (5.03%) BT
4 8 (5.03%) VMware
5 4 (2.52%) Blue Coat
5 4 (2.52%) CA
5 4 (2.52%) Citrix
6 3 (1.89%) F5
7 2 (1.26%) Tripwire
7 2 (1.26%) NetIQ
7 2 (1.26%) IronPort
8 1 (0.63%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (0.63%) Websense
8 1 (0.63%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.63%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.63%) SAP
8 1 (0.63%) Symbian
8 1 (0.63%) IBM
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