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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Architecture
London / City of London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 202 208 267
Rank change year-on-year +6 +59  
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 33 50 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.63% 0.79% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.87% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 33 30 35
Median salary £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +3.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £46,250 £57,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £65,000 £61,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +6.55%  

Security Architecture is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4646 5760 9272
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 89.26% 90.74% 89.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4110 5259 7938
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Security Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Security Architecture as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Architecture in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 50 (86.21%) Information Security
2 30 (51.72%) Cybersecurity
3 26 (44.83%) Network Security
4 23 (39.66%) Risk Analysis
4 23 (39.66%) Finance
5 22 (37.93%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (34.48%) Web Services
7 17 (29.31%) Data Analysis
7 17 (29.31%) Visualisation
7 17 (29.31%) Data Visualisation
8 16 (27.59%) CISSP
9 15 (25.86%) Risk Management
9 15 (25.86%) GIAC
10 14 (24.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 13 (22.41%) Incident Management
11 13 (22.41%) Management Information System
11 13 (22.41%) SIEM
11 13 (22.41%) Computer Science
12 12 (20.69%) TOGAF
12 12 (20.69%) Security Management
13 11 (18.97%) GCIH
13 11 (18.97%) Degree
13 11 (18.97%) Firewall
13 11 (18.97%) Cyber Attack
13 11 (18.97%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
13 11 (18.97%) CREST Certified
13 11 (18.97%) Threat Intelligence
14 9 (15.52%) Enterprise Architecture
14 9 (15.52%) CISM
15 8 (13.79%) Microsoft

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 3 (5.17%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) PaaS
1 6 (10.34%) SaaS
2 4 (6.90%) IaaS
3 3 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.17%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (44.83%) Network Security
2 11 (18.97%) Firewall
3 4 (6.90%) LAN
4 3 (5.17%) DMZ
4 3 (5.17%) SSL
4 3 (5.17%) WAN
4 3 (5.17%) Wireless
4 3 (5.17%) Wireless Security
4 3 (5.17%) Wireshark
5 2 (3.45%) VPN
6 1 (1.72%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.72%) Internet
6 1 (1.72%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.72%) IPsec
6 1 (1.72%) SAN
6 1 (1.72%) SCCP
6 1 (1.72%) VoIP
6 1 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Burp Suite
1 3 (5.17%) Metasploit
General
1 23 (39.66%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Advertising
3 3 (5.17%) Back Office
3 3 (5.17%) Banking
4 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (29.31%) Architect
2 14 (24.14%) Security Architect
3 12 (20.69%) Analyst
3 12 (20.69%) Risk Analyst
3 12 (20.69%) Security Analyst
3 12 (20.69%) Security Risk Analyst
4 10 (17.24%) Security Specialist
5 8 (13.79%) Security Manager
6 6 (10.34%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 6 (10.34%) Information Analyst
6 6 (10.34%) Information Assurance Analyst
6 6 (10.34%) Information Risk Analyst
6 6 (10.34%) Information Security Analyst
6 6 (10.34%) IT Analyst
6 6 (10.34%) IT Risk Analyst
6 6 (10.34%) IT Security Analyst
6 6 (10.34%) IT Security Specialist
7 4 (6.90%) CISSP Specialist
7 4 (6.90%) Information Security Specialist
7 4 (6.90%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (34.48%) Web Services
2 3 (5.17%) .NET
2 3 (5.17%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.72%) JSON
3 1 (1.72%) OAuth
3 1 (1.72%) REST
3 1 (1.72%) SAML
3 1 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (37.93%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (22.41%) Computer Science
2 13 (22.41%) Management Information System
3 11 (18.97%) Cyber Attack
4 7 (12.07%) Data Centre
5 6 (10.34%) Cyber Defence
5 6 (10.34%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (3.45%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.72%) BYOD
7 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.72%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.72%) Fintech
7 1 (1.72%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.79%) Linux
1 8 (13.79%) Windows
2 3 (5.17%) Unix
3 1 (1.72%) VMS
3 1 (1.72%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (86.21%) Information Security
2 30 (51.72%) Cybersecurity
3 23 (39.66%) Risk Analysis
4 17 (29.31%) Data Analysis
4 17 (29.31%) Data Visualisation
4 17 (29.31%) Visualisation
5 15 (25.86%) Risk Management
6 13 (22.41%) Incident Management
6 13 (22.41%) SIEM
7 12 (20.69%) Security Management
7 12 (20.69%) TOGAF
8 11 (18.97%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 11 (18.97%) Threat Intelligence
9 9 (15.52%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (13.79%) Identity Access Management
10 8 (13.79%) Security Operations
11 7 (12.07%) Network Segmentation
11 7 (12.07%) Project Management
11 7 (12.07%) SABSA
12 6 (10.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.62%) SQL
2 2 (3.45%) C
3 1 (1.72%) C#
3 1 (1.72%) C++
3 1 (1.72%) Java
3 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.72%) Python
3 1 (1.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (27.59%) CISSP
2 15 (25.86%) GIAC
3 11 (18.97%) CREST Certified
3 11 (18.97%) Degree
3 11 (18.97%) GCIH
4 9 (15.52%) CISM
5 6 (10.34%) CISA
6 5 (8.62%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (8.62%) Master's Degree
7 3 (5.17%) CCNA
7 3 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (5.17%) SANS
8 2 (3.45%) PhD
8 2 (3.45%) Postgraduate
8 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
8 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.72%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (1.72%) GPEN
9 1 (1.72%) ISACA
9 1 (1.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (24.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.45%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.72%) ISO 22301
3 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 1 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) Nessus
2 1 (1.72%) Ansible
2 1 (1.72%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.72%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.72%) Mesos
2 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.72%) Puppet
2 1 (1.72%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.90%) CheckPoint
3 3 (5.17%) Palo Alto
4 2 (3.45%) CyberArk
4 2 (3.45%) Symantec
5 1 (1.72%) ArcSight
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco
5 1 (1.72%) Forcepoint
5 1 (1.72%) HP
5 1 (1.72%) Imperva
5 1 (1.72%) Juniper
5 1 (1.72%) Mitel
5 1 (1.72%) Nokia
5 1 (1.72%) RightFax
5 1 (1.72%) Sophos
5 1 (1.72%) Sourcefire
5 1 (1.72%) Splunk
5 1 (1.72%) Tufin
5 1 (1.72%) VMware
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £95,000 + package
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Remote working
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
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