The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Solution Architect
Rank 602 598 609
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Solutions Architect 8 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.019% 0.032% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.034% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Average salary £76,750 £63,750 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.39% -8.92%
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £62,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.71%
Security Solutions 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
39358 40771 41991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.78% 93.76% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 33206 33384 35771
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Solutions Architect in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Security Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Solutions Architect across the London region.

Security Solutions Architect Salary Trend in London

Security Solutions 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 Solutions Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 3 March 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 +12 3 £75,000 +25.00%
Security Solutions Architect
England

Security Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Security Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 10 (55.56%) Security Architecture
2 9 (50.00%) Information Security
3 6 (33.33%) Banking
3 6 (33.33%) Cyber Security
3 6 (33.33%) CISSP
4 5 (27.78%) Finance
4 5 (27.78%) TOGAF
4 5 (27.78%) Degree
4 5 (27.78%) PKI
5 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 4 (22.22%) PCI DSS
5 4 (22.22%) HIPAA
5 4 (22.22%) Blue Coat
5 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 4 (22.22%) Identity Management
5 4 (22.22%) Data Security
5 4 (22.22%) Wireless
5 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
5 4 (22.22%) McAfee
5 4 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (22.22%) Basel II
5 4 (22.22%) Java
5 4 (22.22%) Cisco
6 3 (16.67%) UNIX
6 3 (16.67%) Linux
6 3 (16.67%) Firewall
6 3 (16.67%) Open Source
6 3 (16.67%) SIEM
7 2 (11.11%) IaaS

Security Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Security Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
1 2 (11.11%) PaaS
1 2 (11.11%) IaaS
2 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Wireless
2 3 (16.67%) Firewall
3 2 (11.11%) Network Security
4 1 (5.56%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Rational Rose
General
1 6 (33.33%) Banking
2 5 (27.78%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) PKI
2 3 (16.67%) Open Source
3 2 (11.11%) Cryptography
4 1 (5.56%) Biometrics
4 1 (5.56%) Online Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) UNIX
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Security Architecture
2 9 (50.00%) Information Security
3 6 (33.33%) Cyber Security
4 5 (27.78%) TOGAF
5 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 4 (22.22%) Identity Management
5 4 (22.22%) Data Security
6 3 (16.67%) SIEM
7 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.56%) SABSA
8 1 (5.56%) Data Privacy
8 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (5.56%) OWASP
8 1 (5.56%) SAP Security
8 1 (5.56%) Security Management
8 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
8 1 (5.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) CISSP
2 5 (27.78%) Degree
3 2 (11.11%) CISM
4 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) CRISC
4 1 (5.56%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (22.22%) Basel II
1 4 (22.22%) PCI DSS
1 4 (22.22%) HIPAA
2 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco
1 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
1 4 (22.22%) McAfee
1 4 (22.22%) Blue Coat
2 1 (5.56%) SAP