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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Solution Architect
Rank 633 663 612
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Solutions Architect 3 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.007% 0.006% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.007% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 7
Average salary £90,000 £75,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £62,500 £71,250
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -12.28%
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
41271 44993 41469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.31% 93.47% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 34981 37795 34683
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 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
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Solutions Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Security Solutions Architect Salary Histogram 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 31 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 - 1 £90,000 -
Security Solutions Architect
England

Security Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (50.00%) Firewall
1 6 (50.00%) Information Security
1 6 (50.00%) SIEM
1 6 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 5 (41.67%) Tivoli
2 5 (41.67%) McAfee
2 5 (41.67%) Identity Management
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 4 (33.33%) SMTP
3 4 (33.33%) HTTP
3 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (33.33%) DNS
3 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (33.33%) Database Security
3 4 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (33.33%) Network Security
4 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (25.00%) SAP Security
4 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (25.00%) CISSP
4 3 (25.00%) SAP
4 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) CISA
5 2 (16.67%) BYOD
5 2 (16.67%) Cyber Security
5 2 (16.67%) SaaS

Security Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Drupal
1 1 (8.33%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
1 2 (16.67%) PaaS
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
1 2 (16.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) Network Security
2 4 (33.33%) DNS
2 4 (33.33%) SMTP
2 4 (33.33%) HTTP
2 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) French Language
2 1 (8.33%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) J2EE
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
1 1 (8.33%) WSDL
1 1 (8.33%) LAMP
1 1 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (8.33%) REST
1 1 (8.33%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (16.67%) BYOD
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) PKI
3 1 (8.33%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Information Security
1 6 (50.00%) SIEM
1 6 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 5 (41.67%) Identity Management
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 4 (33.33%) Database Security
4 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (25.00%) SAP Security
4 3 (25.00%) Security Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) Cyber Security
6 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) SDLC
6 1 (8.33%) Web Development
6 1 (8.33%) Content Management
6 1 (8.33%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CISSP
1 3 (25.00%) CISA
2 2 (16.67%) CGEIT
2 2 (16.67%) CRISC
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Tivoli
2 4 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) McAfee
2 3 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper
3 1 (8.33%) CA
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec
3 1 (8.33%) Sourcefire
3 1 (8.33%) FireEye