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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Architect
Rank 516 532 520
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 102 95 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.21% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.22% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 87 73 93
Average salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £60,000 £58,400
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £90,000 £85,000
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
42355 43349 45261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.77% 94.00% 94.36%
Number of salaries quoted 36017 36087 39032
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 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 24 November 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 24 November 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 +15 12 £75,000 -1.63% 5
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Security Architect
England

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 94 (56.63%) Security Architecture
2 86 (51.81%) Information Security
3 77 (46.39%) Finance
4 66 (39.76%) CISSP
5 57 (34.34%) TOGAF
6 42 (25.30%) SABSA
7 35 (21.08%) Cyber Security
7 35 (21.08%) CISM
8 30 (18.07%) Firewall
9 29 (17.47%) Risk Management
10 28 (16.87%) Banking
11 26 (15.66%) COBIT
12 24 (14.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 24 (14.46%) Stakeholder Management
13 22 (13.25%) Management Information System
13 22 (13.25%) Penetration Testing
14 20 (12.05%) PCI DSS
14 20 (12.05%) Network Security
14 20 (12.05%) Oracle
14 20 (12.05%) ITIL
15 19 (11.45%) Security Cleared
16 17 (10.24%) Identity Management
16 17 (10.24%) Java
16 17 (10.24%) Enterprise Architecture
17 16 (9.64%) Web Services
18 15 (9.04%) CESG
18 15 (9.04%) SOA
18 15 (9.04%) SIEM
19 13 (7.83%) Zachman Framework
20 12 (7.23%) Vulnerability Assessment

Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 (6.02%) Oracle Coherence
2 7 (4.22%) IIS
3 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.60%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (3.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.41%) PaaS
2 2 (1.20%) SaaS
3 1 (0.60%) IaaS
3 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (18.07%) Firewall
2 20 (12.05%) Network Security
3 10 (6.02%) Wireless
4 4 (2.41%) Internet
5 3 (1.81%) MPLS
5 3 (1.81%) VPN
5 3 (1.81%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (1.81%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (1.81%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (1.20%) SSL
7 1 (0.60%) NFC
7 1 (0.60%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.60%) IPsec
7 1 (0.60%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.02%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.81%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.81%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.60%) Rational Rose
General
1 77 (46.39%) Finance
2 28 (16.87%) Banking
3 9 (5.42%) Financial Institution
4 6 (3.61%) Electronics
4 6 (3.61%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.01%) Retail
6 4 (2.41%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.41%) Local Government
7 3 (1.81%) Law
8 2 (1.20%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.60%) Games
9 1 (0.60%) Legal
9 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.60%) Marketing
9 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.64%) Web Services
2 12 (7.23%) .NET
2 12 (7.23%) JMS
3 10 (6.02%) Spring
3 10 (6.02%) Ajax
3 10 (6.02%) Java SE
4 6 (3.61%) REST
5 5 (3.01%) XML
6 3 (1.81%) SAML
6 3 (1.81%) JSON
6 3 (1.81%) OAuth
7 2 (1.20%) WSDL
7 2 (1.20%) XSD
7 2 (1.20%) JSP
7 2 (1.20%) SOAP
7 2 (1.20%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.25%) Management Information System
2 15 (9.04%) CESG
3 10 (6.02%) CESG CLAS
3 10 (6.02%) PKI
4 7 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.61%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.41%) RMADS
6 4 (2.41%) Open Source
6 4 (2.41%) Hedge funds
6 4 (2.41%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.81%) Mobile Payment
7 3 (1.81%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.81%) PMI
8 2 (1.20%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.20%) GIS
9 1 (0.60%) EPoS
9 1 (0.60%) DTV
9 1 (0.60%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.60%) Social Media
9 1 (0.60%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.23%) UNIX
2 8 (4.82%) Windows
3 7 (4.22%) Linux
4 2 (1.20%) AIX
5 1 (0.60%) Solaris
5 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.60%) Android
5 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (56.63%) Security Architecture
2 86 (51.81%) Information Security
3 57 (34.34%) TOGAF
4 42 (25.30%) SABSA
5 35 (21.08%) Cyber Security
6 29 (17.47%) Risk Management
7 24 (14.46%) Stakeholder Management
8 22 (13.25%) Penetration Testing
9 20 (12.05%) ITIL
10 17 (10.24%) Identity Management
10 17 (10.24%) Enterprise Architecture
11 15 (9.04%) SIEM
11 15 (9.04%) SOA
12 13 (7.83%) Zachman Framework
13 12 (7.23%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 11 (6.63%) Change Management
15 10 (6.02%) Security Management
15 10 (6.02%) Event-Driven Architecture
15 10 (6.02%) Incident Management
16 9 (5.42%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (10.24%) Java
2 3 (1.81%) Python
3 2 (1.20%) C#
4 1 (0.60%) C
Qualifications
1 66 (39.76%) CISSP
2 35 (21.08%) CISM
3 19 (11.45%) Security Cleared
4 12 (7.23%) CISA
5 11 (6.63%) SSCP
5 11 (6.63%) CEH
6 10 (6.02%) Degree
7 9 (5.42%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (4.82%) CCNP
8 8 (4.82%) SC Cleared
8 8 (4.82%) GIAC
9 4 (2.41%) CSSLP
10 3 (1.81%) PMI Certification
11 2 (1.20%) CRISC
11 2 (1.20%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.60%) MCSE
12 1 (0.60%) CCNA
12 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (15.66%) COBIT
2 24 (14.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (12.05%) PCI DSS
4 7 (4.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.81%) Basel II
5 3 (1.81%) HIPAA
6 2 (1.20%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.60%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (2.41%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 20 (12.05%) Oracle
2 11 (6.63%) Cisco
2 11 (6.63%) CheckPoint
3 8 (4.82%) Juniper
4 7 (4.22%) BT
5 6 (3.61%) Blue Coat
6 5 (3.01%) VMware
7 4 (2.41%) CA
7 4 (2.41%) Citrix
8 3 (1.81%) F5
9 2 (1.20%) IronPort
9 2 (1.20%) Tripwire
9 2 (1.20%) NetIQ
10 1 (0.60%) Websense
10 1 (0.60%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.60%) Microsoft
10 1 (0.60%) HP
10 1 (0.60%) SAP
10 1 (0.60%) Symbian
10 1 (0.60%) Fortinet
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