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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architect
Rank 519 564 563
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 111 99 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.22% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 92 77 44
Average salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.11%
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
41729 46010 42261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.55% 93.81% 93.89%
Number of salaries quoted 35204 38108 35722
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 £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +3 26 £70,000 - 1
Harrow - 5 £72,500 -
Feltham - 3 £55,000 -
Security Architect
England

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 118 (57.84%) Security Architecture
2 95 (46.57%) Information Security
3 81 (39.71%) CISSP
3 81 (39.71%) TOGAF
4 61 (29.90%) Firewall
5 55 (26.96%) SABSA
6 48 (23.53%) Network Security
7 47 (23.04%) Cisco
8 45 (22.06%) Finance
9 43 (21.08%) Security Cleared
10 40 (19.61%) CheckPoint
10 40 (19.61%) Cyber Security
11 38 (18.63%) CISM
12 37 (18.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 33 (16.18%) Wireless
14 31 (15.20%) Risk Management
14 31 (15.20%) ITIL
14 31 (15.20%) SIEM
14 31 (15.20%) COBIT
15 30 (14.71%) Management Information System
16 29 (14.22%) McAfee
16 29 (14.22%) Enterprise Architecture
16 29 (14.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 29 (14.22%) PKI
17 25 (12.25%) Cisco Certification
18 24 (11.76%) WAN
18 24 (11.76%) LAN
19 21 (10.29%) PCI DSS
20 20 (9.80%) SC Cleared
21 19 (9.31%) Cisco ASA

Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 2 (0.98%) IIS
1 2 (0.98%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.49%) Drupal
2 1 (0.49%) WordPress
2 1 (0.49%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.49%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (1.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) SAP GRC
1 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.49%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.43%) SaaS
2 2 (0.98%) PaaS
2 2 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.98%) IaaS
3 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 61 (29.90%) Firewall
2 48 (23.53%) Network Security
3 33 (16.18%) Wireless
4 24 (11.76%) WAN
4 24 (11.76%) LAN
5 19 (9.31%) Cisco ASA
6 18 (8.82%) VPN
6 18 (8.82%) SSL
7 16 (7.84%) ATM
7 16 (7.84%) EIGRP
7 16 (7.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 14 (6.86%) TACACS
9 13 (6.37%) DHCP
10 12 (5.88%) HSRP
11 8 (3.92%) MPLS
11 8 (3.92%) TCP/IP
12 7 (3.43%) IPsec
13 6 (2.94%) Internet
13 6 (2.94%) BGP
13 6 (2.94%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.49%) Hadoop
1 1 (0.49%) SAP HANA
1 1 (0.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Rational Rose
General
1 45 (22.06%) Finance
2 16 (7.84%) Law
3 8 (3.92%) Legal
4 7 (3.43%) Banking
5 5 (2.45%) Electronics
6 4 (1.96%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.96%) Retail
7 3 (1.47%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.98%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.49%) Marketing
9 1 (0.49%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.90%) JSP
2 4 (1.96%) Middleware
3 2 (0.98%) Web Services
4 1 (0.49%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.49%) REST
4 1 (0.49%) WebSockets
4 1 (0.49%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.49%) WSDL
4 1 (0.49%) SOAP
4 1 (0.49%) J2EE
4 1 (0.49%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (14.71%) Management Information System
2 29 (14.22%) PKI
3 19 (9.31%) CESG
4 13 (6.37%) CESG CLAS
5 12 (5.88%) GIS
6 8 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.94%) Cryptography
7 6 (2.94%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.96%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.47%) Mobile Payment
9 3 (1.47%) FMCG
9 3 (1.47%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.98%) Open Source
10 2 (0.98%) BYOD
10 2 (0.98%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.98%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (0.49%) Mobile Computing
11 1 (0.49%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.49%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.41%) Windows
2 8 (3.92%) UNIX
3 6 (2.94%) Linux
4 2 (0.98%) CentOS
5 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (57.84%) Security Architecture
2 95 (46.57%) Information Security
3 81 (39.71%) TOGAF
4 55 (26.96%) SABSA
5 40 (19.61%) Cyber Security
6 31 (15.20%) Risk Management
6 31 (15.20%) ITIL
6 31 (15.20%) SIEM
7 29 (14.22%) Enterprise Architecture
7 29 (14.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 17 (8.33%) Security Management
9 16 (7.84%) Data Privacy
10 14 (6.86%) Change Management
10 14 (6.86%) Information Assurance
10 14 (6.86%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (6.37%) Identity Management
11 13 (6.37%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (5.39%) Load Balancing
13 11 (5.39%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.41%) C
2 4 (1.96%) Java
3 2 (0.98%) Perl
3 2 (0.98%) C#
3 2 (0.98%) Ruby
3 2 (0.98%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.98%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.49%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 81 (39.71%) CISSP
2 43 (21.08%) Security Cleared
3 38 (18.63%) CISM
4 25 (12.25%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (9.80%) SC Cleared
6 19 (9.31%) Degree
7 15 (7.35%) CCNA
8 13 (6.37%) DV Cleared
9 12 (5.88%) CEH
10 11 (5.39%) CCNP
11 9 (4.41%) SSCP
12 6 (2.94%) GIAC
13 5 (2.45%) ISSAP
13 5 (2.45%) ISSEP
14 3 (1.47%) CISA
15 2 (0.98%) CCIE
15 2 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 2 (0.98%) CRISC
15 2 (0.98%) CGEIT
16 1 (0.49%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (18.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (15.20%) COBIT
3 21 (10.29%) PCI DSS
4 10 (4.90%) JSP 440
5 4 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.98%) Basel II
6 2 (0.98%) HIPAA
System Software
1 11 (5.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.98%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.98%) XenServer
2 2 (0.98%) KVM
3 1 (0.49%) pfSense
3 1 (0.49%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.49%) vCloud
3 1 (0.49%) Snort
Systems Management
1 16 (7.84%) CiscoWorks
2 4 (1.96%) Tivoli
2 4 (1.96%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (0.98%) Puppet
3 2 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.49%) OSSEC
4 1 (0.49%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.49%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.49%) Nessus
Vendors
1 47 (23.04%) Cisco
2 40 (19.61%) CheckPoint
3 29 (14.22%) McAfee
4 18 (8.82%) F5
5 16 (7.84%) Riverbed
5 16 (7.84%) SolarWinds
6 13 (6.37%) VMware
7 11 (5.39%) Juniper
8 9 (4.41%) BT
9 7 (3.43%) Blue Coat
10 6 (2.94%) Fortinet
11 5 (2.45%) IBM
11 5 (2.45%) Microsoft
11 5 (2.45%) SAP
12 3 (1.47%) ArcSight
13 2 (0.98%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.98%) Google
13 2 (0.98%) Huawei
13 2 (0.98%) Splunk
14 1 (0.49%) LogRhythm
City of London
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car, Boonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000k-£70,000k
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - £100k + Outstanding Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago