Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Security Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Security Architecture over the 6 months to 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Security Architecture
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 228 213 213
Rank change year-on-year -15 0 +12
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 25 37 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.37% 0.52% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.59% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 34 17
City of London median daily rate £613 £575 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.52% +9.52% +0.53%
10th Percentile £478 £466 £399
90th Percentile £714 £695 £762
Central London median daily rate £590 £575 £580
% change year-on-year +2.61% -0.86% +10.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Security Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,976 6,296 5,560
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.84% 89.15% 88.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,679 5,018 4,412
City of London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £318 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £688 £665
Central London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +3.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 61 50
City of London median hourly rate £19.13 £18.70 £21.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.27% -11.48% -1.43%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.81 £13.73
90th Percentile £35.21 £31.50 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £19.25 £20.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year -4.94% +6.58% -10.06%

Security Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Security Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Security Architecture in the City of London

Security Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Security Architecture in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Architecture in the City of London

Security Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Architecture in the City of London over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Architecture in the City of London

Security Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architecture in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Architecture in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Security Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Security Architecture.

1 14 (56.00%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (48.00%) Information Security
3 11 (44.00%) CISSP
4 9 (36.00%) Finance
4 9 (36.00%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (32.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (32.00%) CISM
6 7 (28.00%) Risk Management
7 6 (24.00%) Docker
7 6 (24.00%) DevOps
8 5 (20.00%) Kubernetes
8 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
8 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (16.00%) Security Testing
9 4 (16.00%) Degree
9 4 (16.00%) Risk Analysis
9 4 (16.00%) Google
9 4 (16.00%) CISA
9 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (16.00%) Oracle
9 4 (16.00%) Privileged Access Management
9 4 (16.00%) Threat Intelligence
9 4 (16.00%) Terraform
9 4 (16.00%) GDPR
10 3 (12.00%) Single Sign-On
10 3 (12.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence

Security Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (4.00%) Apigee
3 1 (4.00%) GitHub
3 1 (4.00%) Quay.io
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
1 1 (4.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (8.00%) Essbase
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (8.00%) Redis
3 1 (4.00%) BigQuery
3 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) GitLab
2 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) AppScan
3 1 (4.00%) Artifactory
3 1 (4.00%) Burp Suite
3 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.00%) SonarQube
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Banking
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.00%) Publishing
4 1 (4.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Consultant
2 8 (32.00%) Architect
2 8 (32.00%) Security Architect
2 8 (32.00%) Security Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Risk Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Security Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Security Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) IT Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.00%) IT Security Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Management Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Operations Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Security Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) SAML
1 3 (12.00%) Web Services
2 2 (8.00%) Celery
2 2 (8.00%) scikit-learn
3 1 (4.00%) .NET
3 1 (4.00%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (4.00%) OAuth
3 1 (4.00%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (8.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (4.00%) Cybercrime
4 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) CoreOS
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (48.00%) Information Security
3 9 (36.00%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (28.00%) Risk Management
5 6 (24.00%) DevOps
6 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (16.00%) Privileged Access Management
7 4 (16.00%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (16.00%) Security Testing
7 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (16.00%) Threat Intelligence
8 3 (12.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 3 (12.00%) Data Privacy
8 3 (12.00%) Identity Access Management
8 3 (12.00%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (12.00%) OWASP
8 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
8 3 (12.00%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) Java
1 3 (12.00%) Python
2 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.00%) Go
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.00%) R
2 1 (4.00%) Ruby
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) CISSP
2 8 (32.00%) CISM
3 4 (16.00%) CISA
3 4 (16.00%) Degree
4 3 (12.00%) CRISC
5 1 (4.00%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (4.00%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) ISACA
5 1 (4.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 1 (4.00%) ISSAP
5 1 (4.00%) ISSMP
5 1 (4.00%) MBCS
5 1 (4.00%) PMP
5 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (4.00%) SANS
5 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (16.00%) GDPR
3 2 (8.00%) COBIT
3 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (4.00%) PSD2
4 1 (4.00%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Docker
2 1 (4.00%) Ceph
2 1 (4.00%) etcd
2 1 (4.00%) flannel
2 1 (4.00%) GlusterFS
2 1 (4.00%) OpenAM
2 1 (4.00%) SkyDNS
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Kubernetes
2 4 (16.00%) Terraform
3 3 (12.00%) Ansible
3 3 (12.00%) Puppet
3 3 (12.00%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (4.00%) Graphite
4 1 (4.00%) HAProxy
4 1 (4.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (4.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (4.00%) Prometheus
4 1 (4.00%) rkt
4 1 (4.00%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Google
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) Hyperion
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) ForgeRock
3 1 (4.00%) IBM
3 1 (4.00%) Qualys
3 1 (4.00%) SAP
3 1 (4.00%) Symantec