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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architect
Rank 503 556 532
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 104 97 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.23% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 76 65 56
Average salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £52,000 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%
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
40133 43019 41043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.73% 93.91% 94.06%
Number of salaries quoted 33808 35399 34741
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 £32,000 £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 26 March 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 26 March 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 -1 25 £69,500 -0.71% 2
Feltham - 3 £55,000 -
Harrow +1 1 - -
Security Architect
England

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 109 (55.61%) Security Architecture
2 104 (53.06%) Information Security
3 83 (42.35%) TOGAF
4 75 (38.27%) CISSP
5 60 (30.61%) Firewall
6 59 (30.10%) SABSA
7 53 (27.04%) Finance
8 45 (22.96%) Cisco
9 41 (20.92%) CISM
10 39 (19.90%) CheckPoint
10 39 (19.90%) Security Cleared
11 36 (18.37%) Network Security
12 34 (17.35%) Wireless
13 33 (16.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 32 (16.33%) COBIT
15 31 (15.82%) ITIL
16 30 (15.31%) Management Information System
17 29 (14.80%) SIEM
17 29 (14.80%) Cyber Security
18 27 (13.78%) Risk Management
18 27 (13.78%) PKI
19 26 (13.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
20 25 (12.76%) PCI DSS
21 22 (11.22%) Enterprise Architecture
22 21 (10.71%) Security Management
23 20 (10.20%) McAfee
24 19 (9.69%) Degree
25 18 (9.18%) LAN
25 18 (9.18%) WAN
25 18 (9.18%) Cisco Certification

Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 5 (2.55%) IIS
2 2 (1.02%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.51%) Apache
3 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.51%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (1.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.51%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.51%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.57%) SaaS
2 2 (1.02%) PaaS
2 2 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.02%) IaaS
3 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 60 (30.61%) Firewall
2 36 (18.37%) Network Security
3 34 (17.35%) Wireless
4 18 (9.18%) LAN
4 18 (9.18%) WAN
5 15 (7.65%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (7.14%) VPN
7 13 (6.63%) ATM
7 13 (6.63%) EIGRP
7 13 (6.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 12 (6.12%) SSL
9 11 (5.61%) DHCP
9 11 (5.61%) TACACS
10 10 (5.10%) HSRP
11 9 (4.59%) MPLS
12 6 (3.06%) Internet
12 6 (3.06%) IPsec
13 5 (2.55%) Intrusion Detection
13 5 (2.55%) X.509
13 5 (2.55%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.51%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.51%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Rational Rose
General
1 53 (27.04%) Finance
2 14 (7.14%) Banking
3 12 (6.12%) Law
4 7 (3.57%) Legal
4 7 (3.57%) Electronics
5 5 (2.55%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.04%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.04%) Retail
7 3 (1.53%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.51%) Games
8 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.51%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.55%) JSP
2 2 (1.02%) Middleware
2 2 (1.02%) .NET
3 1 (0.51%) SailPoint
3 1 (0.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (15.31%) Management Information System
2 27 (13.78%) PKI
3 16 (8.16%) CESG
4 9 (4.59%) CESG CLAS
5 8 (4.08%) Computer Science
6 7 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.06%) GIS
7 6 (3.06%) Hedge funds
7 6 (3.06%) Cryptography
8 4 (2.04%) Open Source
9 3 (1.53%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.53%) Mobile Payment
10 2 (1.02%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.02%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (1.02%) FMCG
11 1 (0.51%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.51%) Mobile Computing
11 1 (0.51%) RMADS
11 1 (0.51%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.12%) UNIX
2 9 (4.59%) Windows
3 7 (3.57%) Linux
4 2 (1.02%) CentOS
5 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.51%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (55.61%) Security Architecture
2 104 (53.06%) Information Security
3 83 (42.35%) TOGAF
4 59 (30.10%) SABSA
5 31 (15.82%) ITIL
6 29 (14.80%) Cyber Security
6 29 (14.80%) SIEM
7 27 (13.78%) Risk Management
8 26 (13.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 22 (11.22%) Enterprise Architecture
10 21 (10.71%) Security Management
11 17 (8.67%) Change Management
12 15 (7.65%) Identity Management
13 14 (7.14%) Data Privacy
14 12 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (5.61%) Penetration Testing
15 11 (5.61%) Disaster Recovery
16 10 (5.10%) PRINCE
16 10 (5.10%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.55%) Java
2 4 (2.04%) C#
3 2 (1.02%) C
3 2 (1.02%) Perl
3 2 (1.02%) Ruby
3 2 (1.02%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.02%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.51%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 75 (38.27%) CISSP
2 41 (20.92%) CISM
3 39 (19.90%) Security Cleared
4 19 (9.69%) Degree
5 18 (9.18%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (8.67%) SC Cleared
7 12 (6.12%) CEH
8 11 (5.61%) SSCP
9 10 (5.10%) CCNA
10 9 (4.59%) CISA
11 7 (3.57%) GIAC
11 7 (3.57%) CCNP
11 7 (3.57%) DV Cleared
12 5 (2.55%) ISSAP
12 5 (2.55%) ISSEP
13 4 (2.04%) CSSLP
13 4 (2.04%) CRISC
14 2 (1.02%) CGEIT
14 2 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 2 (1.02%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (16.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (16.33%) COBIT
3 25 (12.76%) PCI DSS
4 7 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (2.55%) Basel II
5 5 (2.55%) HIPAA
5 5 (2.55%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 12 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.02%) XenServer
2 2 (1.02%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.02%) KVM
3 1 (0.51%) Snort
3 1 (0.51%) vCloud
3 1 (0.51%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 13 (6.63%) CiscoWorks
2 4 (2.04%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.02%) Puppet
3 2 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.51%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.51%) Nessus
4 1 (0.51%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.51%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 45 (22.96%) Cisco
2 39 (19.90%) CheckPoint
3 20 (10.20%) McAfee
4 16 (8.16%) F5
5 15 (7.65%) Juniper
6 13 (6.63%) VMware
6 13 (6.63%) Riverbed
6 13 (6.63%) SolarWinds
7 10 (5.10%) BT
8 9 (4.59%) Blue Coat
9 6 (3.06%) Fortinet
10 5 (2.55%) Microsoft
10 5 (2.55%) SAP
11 4 (2.04%) Citrix
12 3 (1.53%) Oracle
13 2 (1.02%) IBM
13 2 (1.02%) IronPort
13 2 (1.02%) Google
13 2 (1.02%) Huawei
13 2 (1.02%) Cyber-Ark
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Season Ticket Loan
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Rark Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £80000 Per Annum 20% Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Markit Group Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - £90k plus competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Church International
Salary: £70k-£75k
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-£85,000
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Harris Global
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benifits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £50,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car, Boonus and Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago