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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architect
Rank 546 579 489
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -90
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 85 61 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.13% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.14% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 74 49 101
Average salary £80,000 £70,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £60,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
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
41405 43906 41833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.16% 93.53% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35392 36667 35123
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +27 19 £75,000 -6.25% 3
Harrow +19 4 £72,500 +3.57%
Security Architect
England

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 136 (66.34%) Security Architecture
2 101 (49.27%) Information Security
3 92 (44.88%) CISSP
4 91 (44.39%) TOGAF
5 63 (30.73%) SABSA
6 58 (28.29%) Cyber Security
7 54 (26.34%) Finance
8 50 (24.39%) Firewall
9 44 (21.46%) Network Security
10 35 (17.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 33 (16.10%) PKI
12 31 (15.12%) Risk Management
12 31 (15.12%) CISM
13 30 (14.63%) Security Cleared
14 29 (14.15%) Enterprise Architecture
15 28 (13.66%) CESG
16 26 (12.68%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 23 (11.22%) COBIT
18 22 (10.73%) SIEM
19 20 (9.76%) Data Privacy
19 20 (9.76%) Zachman Framework
19 20 (9.76%) Management Information System
19 20 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
20 19 (9.27%) ITIL
20 19 (9.27%) SC Cleared
21 18 (8.78%) Security Testing
21 18 (8.78%) Identity Management
22 17 (8.29%) SSL
22 17 (8.29%) Intrusion Detection
22 17 (8.29%) Degree

Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 1 (0.49%) NetWeaver
1 1 (0.49%) Drupal
1 1 (0.49%) WordPress
1 1 (0.49%) CloudStack
Applications
1 2 (0.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.49%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.49%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (1.46%) PaaS
2 2 (0.98%) SaaS
3 1 (0.49%) Office 365
3 1 (0.49%) IaaS
3 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 50 (24.39%) Firewall
2 44 (21.46%) Network Security
3 17 (8.29%) Intrusion Detection
3 17 (8.29%) SSL
4 14 (6.83%) VPN
5 12 (5.85%) TCP/IP
5 12 (5.85%) WAN
6 11 (5.37%) LAN
7 9 (4.39%) Wireless
7 9 (4.39%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (2.93%) EIGRP
8 6 (2.93%) ATM
8 6 (2.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 5 (2.44%) DNS
9 5 (2.44%) DHCP
9 5 (2.44%) TACACS
9 5 (2.44%) IPsec
10 4 (1.95%) HTTP
10 4 (1.95%) SMTP
10 4 (1.95%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.46%) Big Data
2 2 (0.98%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.49%) SAP HANA
General
1 54 (26.34%) Finance
2 14 (6.83%) Banking
3 11 (5.37%) Law
4 6 (2.93%) Retail
4 6 (2.93%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.93%) Marketing
4 6 (2.93%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.95%) Legal
5 4 (1.95%) Electronics
6 2 (0.98%) Publishing
6 2 (0.98%) Games
6 2 (0.98%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.49%) French Language
7 1 (0.49%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.83%) Middleware
2 11 (5.37%) JSP
3 7 (3.41%) J2EE
4 6 (2.93%) .NET
5 2 (0.98%) Web Services
5 2 (0.98%) OAuth
5 2 (0.98%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (0.98%) SAML
6 1 (0.49%) REST
6 1 (0.49%) WebSockets
6 1 (0.49%) WSDL
6 1 (0.49%) LAMP
6 1 (0.49%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (0.49%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (16.10%) PKI
2 28 (13.66%) CESG
3 20 (9.76%) Management Information System
4 15 (7.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 14 (6.83%) Cryptography
6 13 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (4.39%) GIS
7 9 (4.39%) CESG CLAS
8 8 (3.90%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.95%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.95%) DTV
9 4 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.46%) BYOD
10 3 (1.46%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.46%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.98%) Smart Meter
11 2 (0.98%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.49%) Mobile Computing
12 1 (0.49%) RMADS
12 1 (0.49%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.37%) Windows
2 5 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (2.44%) Windows 7
3 4 (1.95%) Linux
4 2 (0.98%) UNIX
4 2 (0.98%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (66.34%) Security Architecture
2 101 (49.27%) Information Security
3 91 (44.39%) TOGAF
4 63 (30.73%) SABSA
5 58 (28.29%) Cyber Security
6 31 (15.12%) Risk Management
7 29 (14.15%) Enterprise Architecture
8 26 (12.68%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 22 (10.73%) SIEM
10 20 (9.76%) Zachman Framework
10 20 (9.76%) Data Privacy
11 19 (9.27%) ITIL
12 18 (8.78%) Identity Management
12 18 (8.78%) Security Testing
13 16 (7.80%) Information Assurance
13 16 (7.80%) Penetration Testing
14 15 (7.32%) Data Protection
15 14 (6.83%) UML
16 13 (6.34%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (6.34%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (6.34%) C
2 5 (2.44%) SQL
3 4 (1.95%) Java
4 1 (0.49%) Perl
4 1 (0.49%) ABAP
4 1 (0.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 92 (44.88%) CISSP
2 31 (15.12%) CISM
3 30 (14.63%) Security Cleared
4 20 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (9.27%) SC Cleared
6 17 (8.29%) Degree
7 15 (7.32%) DV Cleared
8 10 (4.88%) CCNA
8 10 (4.88%) CEH
9 9 (4.39%) SSCP
9 9 (4.39%) CCNP
10 8 (3.90%) GIAC
11 7 (3.41%) CISA
12 6 (2.93%) CRISC
13 3 (1.46%) CCIE
14 2 (0.98%) MCSE
14 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
14 2 (0.98%) CGEIT
14 2 (0.98%) PCI QSA
15 1 (0.49%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (17.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (11.22%) COBIT
3 11 (5.37%) JSP 440
4 9 (4.39%) PCI DSS
5 5 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.98%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.98%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.49%) vCloud
4 1 (0.49%) pfSense
4 1 (0.49%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (2.93%) CiscoWorks
2 4 (1.95%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (1.46%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.98%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.49%) Nessus
5 1 (0.49%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 15 (7.32%) Cisco
2 14 (6.83%) McAfee
3 12 (5.85%) CheckPoint
4 9 (4.39%) SAP
4 9 (4.39%) F5
5 8 (3.90%) Oracle
6 7 (3.41%) Microsoft
6 7 (3.41%) Red Hat
6 7 (3.41%) Tripwire
7 6 (2.93%) Riverbed
7 6 (2.93%) SolarWinds
7 6 (2.93%) LogRhythm
8 5 (2.44%) VMware
8 5 (2.44%) Rapid7
8 5 (2.44%) IBM
9 4 (1.95%) Juniper
10 3 (1.46%) ArcSight
11 2 (0.98%) Splunk
11 2 (0.98%) Sourcefire
11 2 (0.98%) BT
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £32,000-£50,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
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Salary: £55,000 - £78,000
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Salary: £65000.00 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Pension + Car
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Salary: £50,000-£75,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
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