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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architect
Rank 528 584 485
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -99
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 100 69 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.14% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.15% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 87 50 97
Average salary £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
90% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £60,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £69,500 £62,500 £72,500
% change year-on-year
+11.20% -13.79%
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
41387 45218 41435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.27% 93.48% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35090 38008 34671
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 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +47 32 £65,000 -18.75% 5
Harrow +11 8 £72,500 +3.57%
Canary Wharf - 2 £70,000 -
Security Architect
England

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 133 (61.57%) Security Architecture
2 101 (46.76%) Information Security
3 97 (44.91%) TOGAF
4 88 (40.74%) CISSP
5 64 (29.63%) SABSA
6 56 (25.93%) Cyber Security
6 56 (25.93%) Firewall
7 53 (24.54%) Finance
8 48 (22.22%) Network Security
9 42 (19.44%) PKI
10 39 (18.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 38 (17.59%) Risk Management
11 38 (17.59%) CISM
12 36 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
13 35 (16.20%) Security Cleared
14 31 (14.35%) COBIT
14 31 (14.35%) Cisco
15 28 (12.96%) ITIL
15 28 (12.96%) SIEM
16 27 (12.50%) CESG
17 26 (12.04%) Management Information System
18 24 (11.11%) CheckPoint
19 23 (10.65%) Cisco Certification
20 22 (10.19%) Vulnerability Assessment
20 22 (10.19%) Data Privacy
21 21 (9.72%) Degree
22 20 (9.26%) Zachman Framework
22 20 (9.26%) Identity Management
22 20 (9.26%) McAfee
23 19 (8.80%) WAN

Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (0.46%) IIS
1 1 (0.46%) Apache
1 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.46%) NetWeaver
1 1 (0.46%) Drupal
1 1 (0.46%) WordPress
1 1 (0.46%) CloudStack
Applications
1 2 (0.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.46%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.46%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.85%) SaaS
1 4 (1.85%) PaaS
2 3 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.93%) Office 365
3 2 (0.93%) IaaS
4 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 56 (25.93%) Firewall
2 48 (22.22%) Network Security
3 19 (8.80%) WAN
4 18 (8.33%) LAN
4 18 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 17 (7.87%) Wireless
6 16 (7.41%) VPN
7 15 (6.94%) SSL
8 13 (6.02%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (5.09%) TCP/IP
10 10 (4.63%) EIGRP
10 10 (4.63%) ATM
10 10 (4.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 9 (4.17%) DHCP
11 9 (4.17%) TACACS
12 7 (3.24%) IPsec
12 7 (3.24%) HSRP
13 6 (2.78%) VoIP
13 6 (2.78%) DMZ
13 6 (2.78%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.46%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.46%) Hadoop
1 1 (0.46%) SAP HANA
General
1 53 (24.54%) Finance
2 14 (6.48%) Law
3 7 (3.24%) Legal
3 7 (3.24%) Retail
4 6 (2.78%) Banking
4 6 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.31%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.31%) Marketing
6 4 (1.85%) Electronics
7 2 (0.93%) Games
7 2 (0.93%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.46%) French Language
8 1 (0.46%) German Language
8 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.02%) Middleware
2 11 (5.09%) JSP
3 2 (0.93%) Web Services
3 2 (0.93%) SAML
3 2 (0.93%) OAuth
4 1 (0.46%) REST
4 1 (0.46%) WebSockets
4 1 (0.46%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.46%) J2EE
4 1 (0.46%) LAMP
4 1 (0.46%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.46%) WSDL
4 1 (0.46%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (19.44%) PKI
2 27 (12.50%) CESG
3 26 (12.04%) Management Information System
4 11 (5.09%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (4.63%) GIS
5 10 (4.63%) CESG CLAS
5 10 (4.63%) Cryptography
6 9 (4.17%) Mathematics
6 9 (4.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (2.31%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.85%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.39%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.39%) DTV
9 3 (1.39%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.39%) BYOD
10 2 (0.93%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.46%) Mobile Computing
11 1 (0.46%) RMADS
11 1 (0.46%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.17%) Windows
2 4 (1.85%) Linux
3 3 (1.39%) UNIX
4 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.93%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.93%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (61.57%) Security Architecture
2 101 (46.76%) Information Security
3 97 (44.91%) TOGAF
4 64 (29.63%) SABSA
5 56 (25.93%) Cyber Security
6 38 (17.59%) Risk Management
7 36 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
8 28 (12.96%) SIEM
8 28 (12.96%) ITIL
9 22 (10.19%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 22 (10.19%) Data Privacy
10 20 (9.26%) Zachman Framework
10 20 (9.26%) Identity Management
11 16 (7.41%) Information Assurance
12 14 (6.48%) Data Protection
12 14 (6.48%) Security Testing
12 14 (6.48%) UML
12 14 (6.48%) Vulnerability Management
12 14 (6.48%) Analytics
13 13 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.09%) C
2 2 (0.93%) Java
2 2 (0.93%) SQL
3 1 (0.46%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 88 (40.74%) CISSP
2 38 (17.59%) CISM
3 35 (16.20%) Security Cleared
4 23 (10.65%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (9.72%) Degree
6 19 (8.80%) SC Cleared
7 13 (6.02%) DV Cleared
8 12 (5.56%) CCNA
9 11 (5.09%) CCNP
10 9 (4.17%) CEH
11 8 (3.70%) GIAC
12 7 (3.24%) CISA
13 6 (2.78%) CRISC
13 6 (2.78%) SSCP
14 2 (0.93%) CCIE
14 2 (0.93%) MCSE
14 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
14 2 (0.93%) CGEIT
14 2 (0.93%) PCI QSA
15 1 (0.46%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (18.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (14.35%) COBIT
3 12 (5.56%) PCI DSS
4 11 (5.09%) JSP 440
5 3 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.93%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.46%) vCloud
4 1 (0.46%) pfSense
4 1 (0.46%) Snort
Systems Management
1 10 (4.63%) CiscoWorks
2 5 (2.31%) Tivoli
3 4 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.46%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.46%) Nessus
4 1 (0.46%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.46%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 31 (14.35%) Cisco
2 24 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 20 (9.26%) McAfee
4 13 (6.02%) F5
5 10 (4.63%) Riverbed
5 10 (4.63%) SolarWinds
6 7 (3.24%) SAP
6 7 (3.24%) Microsoft
7 6 (2.78%) IBM
7 6 (2.78%) VMware
8 5 (2.31%) BT
8 5 (2.31%) Juniper
9 4 (1.85%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.85%) Tripwire
10 3 (1.39%) ArcSight
10 3 (1.39%) LogRhythm
10 3 (1.39%) Fortinet
10 3 (1.39%) Oracle
11 2 (0.93%) CA
11 2 (0.93%) NetIQ
London
Salt
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + + Package & Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
South West London
Addition Solutions
Salary: From £46,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-£70,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Acumin
Salary: From £90,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000k-£70,000k
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k - £80k Depending on Experience
Posted: 5 days ago