Period
to 23 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Security Solutions Architect was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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

Security Solution Architect
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 326 336 378
Rank change year-on-year +10 +42 +68
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Solutions Architect 2 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.019% 0.038% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.039% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
City of London median annual salary £85,000 £90,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.08% +20.67% -
10th Percentile £77,500 £75,400 £67,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £103,875 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £85,000 £90,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year -6.08% +20.67% -

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

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 10,016 10,212 13,438
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.93% 96.54% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 8,930 9,315 11,892
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,000 £33,006 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £56,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +2.68% +1.82%

Security Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Security Solutions Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

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 23 January 2018, Security Solutions Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region featuring Security Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) J2SE
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) BPEL
1 2 (100.00%) InterSystems Cache
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Event-Driven Architecture

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Geronimo
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) WildFly
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) InterSystems Cache
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) J2SE
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) BPEL
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 2 (100.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Master Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Microservices
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL