Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Architecture
England > London
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 382 365 528
Rank change year-on-year -17 +163 +95
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 511 583 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.73% 0.82% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.91% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 427 505 348
London median annual salary £77,500 £68,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.97% -6.21% +3.57%
10th Percentile £51,700 £43,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £105,000 £98,750
England median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £67,500

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 64,280 64,377 75,294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.58% 90.52% 89.77%
Number of salaries quoted 51,279 54,857 63,801
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £36,000 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Security Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Security Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Security Architecture in London

Security Architecture
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Security Architecture in London

Security Architecture
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Architecture in London over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Architecture in London

Security Architecture
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architecture within the London region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -24 98 £80,000 +23.08% 5
East London +31 35 £77,500 - 2
South London +5 14 £70,000 -12.50% 1
West London -1 8 £66,250 -2.57% 6
North London - 1 £55,000 - 1
Security Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 London region with a requirement for Security Architecture.

1 316 (61.84%) Information Security
2 246 (48.14%) CISSP
3 215 (42.07%) Cybersecurity
4 200 (39.14%) CISM
5 158 (30.92%) Finance
6 156 (30.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 143 (27.98%) Firewall
8 135 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
9 130 (25.44%) SIEM
10 113 (22.11%) Penetration Testing
11 99 (19.37%) CISA
11 99 (19.37%) Security Operations
12 98 (19.18%) Degree
13 93 (18.20%) Vulnerability Management
14 87 (17.03%) Network Security
15 80 (15.66%) ITIL
16 75 (14.68%) Data Protection
17 72 (14.09%) TOGAF
18 69 (13.50%) Windows
19 68 (13.31%) Management Information System
20 67 (13.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
21 66 (12.92%) Identity Access Management
21 66 (12.92%) Risk Management
21 66 (12.92%) Linux
22 64 (12.52%) Stakeholder Management
23 63 (12.33%) Active Directory
24 62 (12.13%) TCP/IP
25 61 (11.94%) SDLC
26 59 (11.55%) Migration
26 59 (11.55%) PCI DSS

Security Architecture
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 15 (2.94%) IIS
2 12 (2.35%) Skype for Business
3 7 (1.37%) Apache Spark
4 5 (0.98%) Apache
4 5 (0.98%) OpenStack
5 4 (0.78%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (0.78%) Mule
5 4 (0.78%) Mule ESB
5 4 (0.78%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.59%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.39%) Apache Geronimo
7 2 (0.39%) CMS
7 2 (0.39%) Ethereum
7 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.39%) JBoss
7 2 (0.39%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.39%) NetWeaver
7 2 (0.39%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.39%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.39%) WildFly
Applications
1 11 (2.15%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 2 (0.39%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 59 (11.55%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (7.44%) IaaS
3 35 (6.85%) PaaS
4 34 (6.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 29 (5.68%) SaaS
6 6 (1.17%) Office 365
7 4 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.78%) npm
8 1 (0.20%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.20%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 143 (27.98%) Firewall
2 87 (17.03%) Network Security
3 62 (12.13%) TCP/IP
4 40 (7.83%) Intrusion Detection
5 16 (3.13%) LDAP
6 15 (2.94%) Internet
7 14 (2.74%) VoIP
8 13 (2.54%) Skype
9 11 (2.15%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (2.15%) Cisco IOS
9 11 (2.15%) Cisco ISE
10 10 (1.96%) Telepresence
11 6 (1.17%) LAN
11 6 (1.17%) WAN
12 4 (0.78%) DNS
12 4 (0.78%) FTP
12 4 (0.78%) SMTP
12 4 (0.78%) SSL
13 3 (0.59%) HTTPS
13 3 (0.59%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (4.31%) Big Data
2 13 (2.54%) NoSQL
3 10 (1.96%) SQL Server
4 7 (1.37%) Hadoop
4 7 (1.37%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (1.17%) HDInsight
5 6 (1.17%) MongoDB
5 6 (1.17%) NewSQL
6 5 (0.98%) MySQL
7 3 (0.59%) Blockchain
8 2 (0.39%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.39%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.39%) SAP BW
8 2 (0.39%) SAP HANA
8 2 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.20%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (2.15%) AppScan
2 4 (0.78%) Bower
2 4 (0.78%) Git (software)
2 4 (0.78%) Gradle
2 4 (0.78%) Grunt
2 4 (0.78%) gulp
2 4 (0.78%) Jenkins
2 4 (0.78%) JUnit
2 4 (0.78%) Maven
2 4 (0.78%) SonarQube
3 2 (0.39%) Metasploit
3 2 (0.39%) Paros
4 1 (0.20%) Burp Suite
4 1 (0.20%) JIRA
4 1 (0.20%) Rational Rose
General
1 158 (30.92%) Finance
2 45 (8.81%) Banking
3 23 (4.50%) Legal
4 21 (4.11%) Retail
5 19 (3.72%) Manufacturing
6 15 (2.94%) Law
7 12 (2.35%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.76%) Marketing
9 6 (1.17%) Advertising
10 5 (0.98%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.59%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.39%) Electronics
12 2 (0.39%) Military
13 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.20%) International Banking
13 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 174 (34.05%) Architect
2 133 (26.03%) Security Architect
3 106 (20.74%) Consultant
4 88 (17.22%) Security Consultant
5 53 (10.37%) Security Manager
6 46 (9.00%) Security Engineer
7 39 (7.63%) Security Specialist
8 33 (6.46%) Analyst
8 33 (6.46%) Security Analyst
9 29 (5.68%) Senior Consultant
10 27 (5.28%) Senior Security Consultant
11 24 (4.70%) Senior Architect
12 23 (4.50%) Enterprise Architect
13 21 (4.11%) Cisco Consultant
13 21 (4.11%) Cloud Architect
13 21 (4.11%) Cybersecurity Manager
14 20 (3.91%) Information Manager
14 20 (3.91%) Information Security Manager
14 20 (3.91%) IT Architect
14 20 (3.91%) IT Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (4.70%) OAuth
1 24 (4.70%) SAML
2 20 (3.91%) .NET
3 11 (2.15%) J2EE
4 10 (1.96%) OpenID
4 10 (1.96%) SailPoint
4 10 (1.96%) Web Services
5 9 (1.76%) XML
6 8 (1.57%) OAuth2
7 6 (1.17%) Spring
8 5 (0.98%) ASP.NET
8 5 (0.98%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (0.98%) CSS
8 5 (0.98%) HTML
8 5 (0.98%) JSP
8 5 (0.98%) XSL
9 4 (0.78%) Java EE
9 4 (0.78%) RESTful
9 4 (0.78%) SOAP
9 4 (0.78%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 68 (13.31%) Management Information System
2 50 (9.78%) Data Protection Act
3 48 (9.39%) Computer Science
4 43 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (5.48%) Cyberattack
6 25 (4.89%) Data Centre
7 20 (3.91%) Greenfield Project
7 20 (3.91%) Security Operations Centre
8 18 (3.52%) Mobile App
9 16 (3.13%) Cyberthreat
10 10 (1.96%) CESG
11 9 (1.76%) Algorithms
11 9 (1.76%) Data Structures
11 9 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (1.76%) Fintech
11 9 (1.76%) Private Cloud
12 8 (1.57%) Cyber Defence
12 8 (1.57%) Public Cloud
13 6 (1.17%) 3D Printing
13 6 (1.17%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 69 (13.50%) Windows
2 66 (12.92%) Linux
3 43 (8.41%) Windows Server
4 39 (7.63%) Apple iOS
5 24 (4.70%) Mac OS X
6 16 (3.13%) Android
7 10 (1.96%) Unix
8 3 (0.59%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.39%) Kali Linux
9 2 (0.39%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.20%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 316 (61.84%) Information Security
2 215 (42.07%) Cybersecurity
3 135 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
4 130 (25.44%) SIEM
5 113 (22.11%) Penetration Testing
6 99 (19.37%) Security Operations
7 93 (18.20%) Vulnerability Management
8 80 (15.66%) ITIL
9 75 (14.68%) Data Protection
10 72 (14.09%) TOGAF
11 66 (12.92%) Identity Access Management
11 66 (12.92%) Risk Management
12 64 (12.52%) Stakeholder Management
13 61 (11.94%) SDLC
14 59 (11.55%) Migration
15 57 (11.15%) Data Loss Prevention
16 54 (10.57%) Project Management
17 47 (9.20%) DevOps
18 44 (8.61%) Continuous Improvement
18 44 (8.61%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 40 (7.83%) Java
2 20 (3.91%) SQL
3 15 (2.94%) JavaScript
4 11 (2.15%) C#
4 11 (2.15%) C++
5 7 (1.37%) C
6 5 (0.98%) Objective-C
6 5 (0.98%) VB
6 5 (0.98%) VB.NET
7 4 (0.78%) Perl
8 3 (0.59%) Python
9 2 (0.39%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.20%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.20%) PHP
10 1 (0.20%) R
Qualifications
1 246 (48.14%) CISSP
2 200 (39.14%) CISM
3 99 (19.37%) CISA
4 98 (19.18%) Degree
5 53 (10.37%) CEH
6 50 (9.78%) Cisco Certification
7 29 (5.68%) CCNP
8 20 (3.91%) SANS
8 20 (3.91%) Security Cleared
9 19 (3.72%) Master's Degree
10 17 (3.33%) GIAC
11 16 (3.13%) SC Cleared
12 15 (2.94%) CRISC
13 11 (2.15%) Computer Science Degree
14 10 (1.96%) CCVP
14 10 (1.96%) CESG Certified Professional
15 9 (1.76%) CREST Certified
16 7 (1.37%) GCIH
16 7 (1.37%) GSEC
17 6 (1.17%) GISF
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 156 (30.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 67 (13.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 59 (11.55%) PCI DSS
4 54 (10.57%) COBIT
5 39 (7.63%) GDPR
6 11 (2.15%) PMO
7 10 (1.96%) COSO
7 10 (1.96%) SAS 70
8 8 (1.57%) ISO 9001
8 8 (1.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 6 (1.17%) Cyber Essentials
9 6 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 6 (1.17%) PA-DSS
10 4 (0.78%) ISO 31000
11 3 (0.59%) BS25999
11 3 (0.59%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 3 (0.59%) SLA
11 3 (0.59%) SSAE 16
12 2 (0.39%) Data Quality
12 2 (0.39%) QA
System Software
1 63 (12.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.57%) Docker
3 4 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.59%) Firmware
4 3 (0.59%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (1.96%) Cisco CUCM
1 10 (1.96%) Cisco UCCE
1 10 (1.96%) Cisco UCCX
2 9 (1.76%) Nessus
3 7 (1.37%) SCCM
4 6 (1.17%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (0.98%) Ansible
6 4 (0.78%) CA Single Sign-On
7 3 (0.59%) HP Fortify
7 3 (0.59%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 2 (0.39%) Nmap
8 2 (0.39%) WebInspect
9 1 (0.20%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.20%) logstash
9 1 (0.20%) Mesos
9 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.20%) PowerBroker
9 1 (0.20%) Terraform
Vendors
1 47 (9.20%) Cisco
2 35 (6.85%) Microsoft
3 34 (6.65%) Apple
4 25 (4.89%) Palo Alto
5 23 (4.50%) Splunk
6 21 (4.11%) CheckPoint
7 16 (3.13%) IBM
7 16 (3.13%) Juniper
8 15 (2.94%) CyberArk
8 15 (2.94%) Oracle
9 12 (2.35%) ArcSight
9 12 (2.35%) Fortinet
10 11 (2.15%) Sourcefire
11 9 (1.76%) VMware
12 7 (1.37%) F5
12 7 (1.37%) Hortonworks
12 7 (1.37%) McAfee
12 7 (1.37%) Symantec
13 6 (1.17%) Aveksa
13 6 (1.17%) Cloudera