Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Security Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Security Architecture over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Architecture
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 265 253 359
Rank change year-on-year -12 +106 +81
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 61 101 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.60% 0.87% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.97% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 58 75 46
City of London median annual salary £80,000 £62,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.00% -10.71% +15.23%
10th Percentile £56,250 £43,500 £56,250
90th Percentile £103,875 £107,500 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £62,500 £71,250
% change year-on-year +28.00% -12.28% +17.28%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9209 10393 15217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 90.14% 89.42% 89.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8310 9470 13192
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

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
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Security Architecture in the City of London

Security Architecture
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Architecture in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Architecture in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Security Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Security Architecture.

1 45 (73.77%) Information Security
2 35 (57.38%) Finance
3 27 (44.26%) Cybersecurity
4 23 (37.70%) CISSP
5 17 (27.87%) CISM
5 17 (27.87%) Network Security
6 16 (26.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 15 (24.59%) COBIT
8 13 (21.31%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (21.31%) CREST Certified
8 13 (21.31%) Threat Intelligence
9 12 (19.67%) Cyber Attack
9 12 (19.67%) Identity Access Management
9 12 (19.67%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
9 12 (19.67%) Risk Analysis
9 12 (19.67%) Visualisation
9 12 (19.67%) Data Visualisation
9 12 (19.67%) Web Services
9 12 (19.67%) Incident Management
9 12 (19.67%) Data Analysis
9 12 (19.67%) GIAC
9 12 (19.67%) GCIH
10 11 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (16.39%) TOGAF
11 10 (16.39%) Risk Management
11 10 (16.39%) Vulnerability Management
11 10 (16.39%) PCI DSS
11 10 (16.39%) OAuth
12 9 (14.75%) Java
12 9 (14.75%) ITIL

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 2 (3.28%) Apache
1 2 (3.28%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.92%) IaaS
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.92%) PaaS
1 3 (4.92%) SaaS
2 2 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.28%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (27.87%) Network Security
2 6 (9.84%) Firewall
3 5 (8.20%) LDAP
4 3 (4.92%) LAN
4 3 (4.92%) WAN
5 2 (3.28%) DMZ
5 2 (3.28%) IPsec
5 2 (3.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) Big Data
2 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.28%) MySQL
3 2 (3.28%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.64%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) AppScan
General
1 35 (57.38%) Finance
2 6 (9.84%) Advertising
2 6 (9.84%) Banking
3 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (24.59%) Architect
2 11 (18.03%) Security Architect
2 11 (18.03%) Security Manager
3 6 (9.84%) Consultant
4 5 (8.20%) IT Manager
4 5 (8.20%) IT Security Manager
5 4 (6.56%) Security Specialist
5 4 (6.56%) Senior IT Manager
5 4 (6.56%) Senior Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Digital Architect
6 3 (4.92%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.92%) IAM Consultant
6 3 (4.92%) Information Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Information Security Consultant
6 3 (4.92%) Information Security Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Security Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Security Consultant
6 3 (4.92%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.28%) Cybersecurity Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.67%) Web Services
2 10 (16.39%) OAuth
3 8 (13.11%) .NET
3 8 (13.11%) OpenID
3 8 (13.11%) SAML
4 3 (4.92%) .NET Framework
4 3 (4.92%) J2EE
4 3 (4.92%) SailPoint
5 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (3.28%) CSS
5 2 (3.28%) HTML
5 2 (3.28%) JSP
5 2 (3.28%) OAuth2
5 2 (3.28%) XML
5 2 (3.28%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (19.67%) Cyber Attack
3 6 (9.84%) Data Centre
4 4 (6.56%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.92%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.28%) PKI
6 2 (3.28%) Public Cloud
6 2 (3.28%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.64%) CESG
7 1 (1.64%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.64%) Fintech
7 1 (1.64%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.20%) Android
1 5 (8.20%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (73.77%) Information Security
2 27 (44.26%) Cybersecurity
3 13 (21.31%) Threat Intelligence
4 12 (19.67%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 12 (19.67%) Data Analysis
4 12 (19.67%) Data Visualisation
4 12 (19.67%) Identity Access Management
4 12 (19.67%) Incident Management
4 12 (19.67%) Risk Analysis
4 12 (19.67%) Visualisation
5 11 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (16.39%) Risk Management
6 10 (16.39%) TOGAF
6 10 (16.39%) Vulnerability Management
7 9 (14.75%) ITIL
8 8 (13.11%) ISMS
9 7 (11.48%) SDLC
9 7 (11.48%) SIEM
10 6 (9.84%) OWASP
10 6 (9.84%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.75%) Java
2 5 (8.20%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.92%) Perl
4 2 (3.28%) C#
4 2 (3.28%) C++
4 2 (3.28%) Objective-C
4 2 (3.28%) SQL
4 2 (3.28%) VB
4 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 23 (37.70%) CISSP
2 17 (27.87%) CISM
3 13 (21.31%) CREST Certified
4 12 (19.67%) GCIH
4 12 (19.67%) GIAC
5 5 (8.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (4.92%) CISA
6 3 (4.92%) CRISC
6 3 (4.92%) Degree
7 2 (3.28%) Master's Degree
8 1 (1.64%) CCSA
8 1 (1.64%) CCSE
8 1 (1.64%) CEH
8 1 (1.64%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (1.64%) CGEIT
8 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.64%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (1.64%) ISACA
8 1 (1.64%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (26.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (24.59%) COBIT
3 10 (16.39%) PCI DSS
4 5 (8.20%) GDPR
5 4 (6.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (4.92%) BS25999
7 2 (3.28%) GCP
7 2 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 2 (3.28%) SLA
8 1 (1.64%) COSO
8 1 (1.64%) ISO 31000
8 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.28%) Docker
3 1 (1.64%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) CA Single Sign-On
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (3.28%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.11%) Oracle
3 6 (9.84%) CyberArk
4 4 (6.56%) ForgeRock
5 3 (4.92%) Apple
5 3 (4.92%) CA
5 3 (4.92%) CheckPoint
5 3 (4.92%) IBM
6 2 (3.28%) Cisco
6 2 (3.28%) Palo Alto
6 2 (3.28%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.64%) Alibaba
7 1 (1.64%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.64%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.64%) McAfee
7 1 (1.64%) Qualys
7 1 (1.64%) SAP
7 1 (1.64%) Sophos
7 1 (1.64%) Symantec
7 1 (1.64%) Trend Micro