The median annual salary for a Information Security Architect was £71,250 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Information Security Architect
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 572 634 650
Rank change year-on-year +62 +16  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Architect 16 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.047% 0.047% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.049% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 6
Median salary £71,250 £72,500 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.72% -6.45%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,250 £67,500
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £97,250 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £76,250 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +21.99% +4.16%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32367 40743 40862
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.12% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 27379 35161 34358
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Information Security Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Architect in London

Information Security Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Information Security Architect in London

Information Security Architect
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Architect in London over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security Architect in London

Information Security Architect
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Feltham - 4 £71,250 -
Information Security Architect
England

Information Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Information Security 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 London region featuring Information Security Architect in the job title.

1 64 (98.46%) Information Security
2 32 (49.23%) Security Architecture
3 28 (43.08%) CISSP
4 26 (40.00%) Degree
4 26 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 25 (38.46%) C
6 21 (32.31%) E-Commerce
6 21 (32.31%) CISA
7 19 (29.23%) Retail
8 17 (26.15%) Java
9 16 (24.62%) SABSA
10 15 (23.08%) Data Protection
11 14 (21.54%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (20.00%) Mentoring
12 13 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
12 13 (20.00%) Postgraduate
12 13 (20.00%) Advertising
12 13 (20.00%) PhD
13 12 (18.46%) Penetration Testing
13 12 (18.46%) Incident Management
13 12 (18.46%) GSNA
13 12 (18.46%) GCFA
13 12 (18.46%) SOA
13 12 (18.46%) Oracle
13 12 (18.46%) Salesforce.com
13 12 (18.46%) GWAPT
13 12 (18.46%) GCED
13 12 (18.46%) GPEN
13 12 (18.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 12 (18.46%) Oracle EBS R12

Information Security Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 12 (18.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (6.15%) Apache
Business Applications
1 12 (18.46%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (13.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) Firewall
1 1 (1.54%) Network Security
1 1 (1.54%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.46%) Oracle Database
2 9 (13.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.54%) Big Data
General
1 19 (29.23%) Retail
2 13 (20.00%) Advertising
3 5 (7.69%) Finance
3 5 (7.69%) Games
4 4 (6.15%) Banking
5 2 (3.08%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.08%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.85%) AngularJS
1 9 (13.85%) Node.js
1 9 (13.85%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (6.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 14 (21.54%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.15%) Blog
4 3 (4.62%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (3.08%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (1.54%) BYOD
6 1 (1.54%) CESG
6 1 (1.54%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.54%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.54%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.15%) Unix
1 4 (6.15%) Windows
2 1 (1.54%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (98.46%) Information Security
2 32 (49.23%) Security Architecture
3 21 (32.31%) E-Commerce
4 16 (24.62%) SABSA
5 15 (23.08%) Data Protection
6 13 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 12 (18.46%) Incident Management
7 12 (18.46%) Penetration Testing
7 12 (18.46%) Security Auditing
7 12 (18.46%) SOA
7 12 (18.46%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 10 (15.38%) Information Security Management
8 10 (15.38%) Security Management
8 10 (15.38%) Supplier Management
8 10 (15.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 9 (13.85%) Data Privacy
9 9 (13.85%) ITIL
9 9 (13.85%) Risk Assessment
9 9 (13.85%) TOGAF
10 6 (9.23%) Cryptography
Programming Languages
1 25 (38.46%) C
2 17 (26.15%) Java
3 9 (13.85%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.15%) PHP
4 4 (6.15%) SQL
5 1 (1.54%) C#
5 1 (1.54%) C++
Qualifications
1 28 (43.08%) CISSP
2 26 (40.00%) Degree
3 21 (32.31%) CISA
4 13 (20.00%) PhD
4 13 (20.00%) Postgraduate
5 12 (18.46%) GCED
5 12 (18.46%) GCFA
5 12 (18.46%) GPEN
5 12 (18.46%) GPPA
5 12 (18.46%) GSNA
5 12 (18.46%) GSSP-JAVA
5 12 (18.46%) GWAPT
6 10 (15.38%) CISM
7 4 (6.15%) ISSAP
8 1 (1.54%) CLAS
8 1 (1.54%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.38%) PCI DSS
2 4 (6.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (6.15%) QA
3 2 (3.08%) SAS 70
System Software
1 4 (6.15%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (18.46%) Oracle
1 12 (18.46%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.54%) CyberArk
2 1 (1.54%) Splunk
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