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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Architect
Rank 569 499 510
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 65 107 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.24% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.26% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 57 83 114
Average salary £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,500 £59,350
10% offered a salary of more than £87,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £77,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-22.58% +10.71%
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
43006 41638 46964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.37% 93.52% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35883 35024 40689
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 12 £85,000 +17.24% 3
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Security Architect
England

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 89 (59.33%) Security Architecture
2 78 (52.00%) Information Security
3 68 (45.33%) Finance
4 58 (38.67%) CISSP
5 41 (27.33%) TOGAF
6 27 (18.00%) Banking
7 26 (17.33%) Risk Management
8 25 (16.67%) Cyber Security
9 24 (16.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 24 (16.00%) COBIT
9 24 (16.00%) Web Services
10 22 (14.67%) Java
10 22 (14.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 22 (14.67%) CISM
10 22 (14.67%) Enterprise Architecture
11 21 (14.00%) Oracle
12 20 (13.33%) SABSA
13 19 (12.67%) ITIL
13 19 (12.67%) SOA
14 18 (12.00%) Penetration Testing
15 17 (11.33%) Management Information System
15 17 (11.33%) Firewall
15 17 (11.33%) Project Management
15 17 (11.33%) Network Security
16 16 (10.67%) CEH
17 15 (10.00%) PCI DSS
18 13 (8.67%) Oracle Database
19 12 (8.00%) JMS
19 12 (8.00%) PRINCE2
19 12 (8.00%) Ethical Hacking

Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 10 (6.67%) Oracle Coherence
2 4 (2.67%) GlassFish
2 4 (2.67%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.00%) IIS
3 3 (2.00%) Apache
4 1 (0.67%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.00%) PaaS
2 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.33%) Firewall
1 17 (11.33%) Network Security
2 8 (5.33%) Internet
3 3 (2.00%) VPN
3 3 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (2.00%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (1.33%) NFC
4 2 (1.33%) Wireless
5 1 (0.67%) SSL
5 1 (0.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.67%) Oracle Database
2 4 (2.67%) BODI
3 3 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.33%) Jenkins
General
1 68 (45.33%) Finance
2 27 (18.00%) Banking
3 8 (5.33%) Financial Institution
4 5 (3.33%) Retail
4 5 (3.33%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.67%) Local Government
6 3 (2.00%) Marketing
6 3 (2.00%) Law
7 2 (1.33%) Electronics
8 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (16.00%) Web Services
2 12 (8.00%) JMS
3 10 (6.67%) .NET
3 10 (6.67%) Spring
3 10 (6.67%) Ajax
3 10 (6.67%) Java SE
4 9 (6.00%) XML
5 8 (5.33%) SAML
6 5 (3.33%) REST
7 4 (2.67%) JAX-WS
7 4 (2.67%) JMX
7 4 (2.67%) XML Schema
7 4 (2.67%) JAXB
7 4 (2.67%) JSF
7 4 (2.67%) EJB
7 4 (2.67%) XSLT
8 3 (2.00%) OAuth
8 3 (2.00%) JSON
9 2 (1.33%) SOAP
9 2 (1.33%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.33%) Management Information System
2 11 (7.33%) PMI
3 7 (4.67%) CESG
4 6 (4.00%) Mainframe
4 6 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.33%) RMADS
6 4 (2.67%) CESG CLAS
6 4 (2.67%) PKI
6 4 (2.67%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.67%) Mobile Payment
7 3 (2.00%) EPoS
7 3 (2.00%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.33%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.33%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.33%) Firmware
8 2 (1.33%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.67%) SCADA
9 1 (0.67%) GIS
9 1 (0.67%) Online Games
9 1 (0.67%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.33%) UNIX
1 5 (3.33%) Linux
2 4 (2.67%) Windows
2 4 (2.67%) Solaris
3 2 (1.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.33%) Android
3 2 (1.33%) AIX
4 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (59.33%) Security Architecture
2 78 (52.00%) Information Security
3 41 (27.33%) TOGAF
4 26 (17.33%) Risk Management
5 25 (16.67%) Cyber Security
6 22 (14.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 22 (14.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (13.33%) SABSA
8 19 (12.67%) ITIL
8 19 (12.67%) SOA
9 18 (12.00%) Penetration Testing
10 17 (11.33%) Project Management
11 12 (8.00%) PRINCE2
11 12 (8.00%) Ethical Hacking
12 10 (6.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
13 9 (6.00%) Business Continuity Planning
13 9 (6.00%) SIEM
13 9 (6.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (6.00%) BCP
13 9 (6.00%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 22 (14.67%) Java
2 2 (1.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 58 (38.67%) CISSP
2 22 (14.67%) CISM
3 16 (10.67%) CEH
4 11 (7.33%) PMI Certification
5 9 (6.00%) CISA
6 8 (5.33%) SSCP
6 8 (5.33%) Degree
7 7 (4.67%) Security Cleared
8 6 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (4.00%) CCNP
8 6 (4.00%) GIAC
9 3 (2.00%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (16.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 24 (16.00%) COBIT
2 15 (10.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.67%) JSP 440
Systems Management
1 4 (2.67%) Tivoli
1 4 (2.67%) OpenSSO
2 2 (1.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 21 (14.00%) Oracle
2 4 (2.67%) Business Objects
2 4 (2.67%) Cognos
2 4 (2.67%) Sun
2 4 (2.67%) CA
2 4 (2.67%) Informatica
2 4 (2.67%) BT
3 3 (2.00%) Blue Coat
3 3 (2.00%) Cisco
3 3 (2.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (1.33%) NetIQ
4 2 (1.33%) Symbian
4 2 (1.33%) Tripwire
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £130000 per annum + EXCELLENT BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £75k - 90k per year + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 19 days ago