The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Security Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Security Architect
Rank 618 633 617
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Architect 4 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.002% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.002% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 12
Average salary £85,750 - £67,250
90% offered a salary of more than £70,200 - £64,500
10% offered a salary of more than £98,500 - £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 - £55,000
Senior 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
41131 43401 41192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.17% 93.52% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35099 36258 34578
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 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Senior Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Security Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

Senior Security Architect Salary Trend in London

Senior Security Architect
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Security Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Senior Security Architect Salary Histogram in London

Senior 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 Senior Security Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 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 £95,000 -
Senior Security Architect
England

Senior Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior 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 Senior Security Architect in their job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Security Architecture
3 3 (50.00%) Information Security
3 3 (50.00%) SIEM
3 3 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (33.33%) SOA
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 2 (33.33%) SLA
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (33.33%) Network Security
4 2 (33.33%) Information Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) Cyber Security
4 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (33.33%) Patch Management
5 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (16.67%) GCIA
5 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (16.67%) CISSP
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (16.67%) CA
5 1 (16.67%) MPLS
5 1 (16.67%) OSPF
5 1 (16.67%) BGP
5 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley

Senior Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior 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 Senior Security Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) MPLS
4 1 (16.67%) OSPF
4 1 (16.67%) BGP
4 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Security Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) SIEM
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Information Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Cyber Security
3 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCIE
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) CA