The median annual salary for a Security Solutions Architect was £77,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Solution Architect
London / City of London
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 236 262 320
Rank change year-on-year +26 +58  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Solutions Architect 2 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.038% 0.14% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.15% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Median salary £77,500 £83,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.62% +7.09%  
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £55,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +27.27% -26.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5100 6752 10036
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.65% 95.85% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4639 6085 8506
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,780 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Security Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Security Solutions Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Security Solutions Architect in the City of London

Security Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Security Solutions Architect in the City of London

Security Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, Security Solutions Architect job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Security Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Juniper
1 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (25.00%) MPLS
1 1 (25.00%) OSPF
1 1 (25.00%) BGP
1 1 (25.00%) Digital TV
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) IPTV
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Security

Security Solutions Architect Skill Set
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) BGP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) MPLS
1 1 (25.00%) OSPF
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Digital TV
1 1 (25.00%) IPTV
1 1 (25.00%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Microservices
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Security
1 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) AlgoSec
1 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) F5
1 1 (25.00%) Juniper
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (25.00%) Splunk
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
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ANSON MCCADE
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