The median annual salary for a Security Solutions Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 29 June 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
England / London
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 595 628 661
Rank change year-on-year +33 +33  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Solutions Architect 23 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.063% 0.043% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.044% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 13
Median salary £70,000 £83,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.16% +19.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,125 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £94,750 £78,700
UK excluding London median salary £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57%  

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 34768 38299 43107
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.76% 95.88% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 112495 145931 163630
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £31,250 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Security Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Solutions Architect in London

Security Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Security Solutions Architect in London

Security Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in London

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

Salary histogram for Security Solutions Architect in London

Security Solutions 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 Security Solutions Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Canary Wharf - 4 £62,500 -
City of London +24 1 £77,500 -7.18%
West End of London - 1 £47,500 - 2
Security Solutions Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 London region featuring Security Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 24 (51.06%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (48.94%) Finance
3 19 (40.43%) Information Security
4 16 (34.04%) CISM
4 16 (34.04%) CISSP
4 16 (34.04%) Presales
5 14 (29.79%) Cisco
5 14 (29.79%) ITIL
5 14 (29.79%) Windows
5 14 (29.79%) TOGAF
5 14 (29.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (27.66%) Meraki
7 12 (25.53%) Wireless
7 12 (25.53%) Oracle Applications
7 12 (25.53%) Linux
7 12 (25.53%) PRINCE2
7 12 (25.53%) Oracle
7 12 (25.53%) CCIE
8 11 (23.40%) CCSP
8 11 (23.40%) CCNP
8 11 (23.40%) CISA
8 11 (23.40%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (23.40%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 10 (21.28%) Risk Assessment
9 10 (21.28%) Retail
10 9 (19.15%) VPLS
10 9 (19.15%) NetApp
10 9 (19.15%) MPLS
10 9 (19.15%) EMC
10 9 (19.15%) Cisco Prime

Security Solutions 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:

Business Applications
1 12 (25.53%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.53%) Wireless
2 9 (19.15%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (19.15%) Cisco Wireless
2 9 (19.15%) MPLS
2 9 (19.15%) VPLS
2 9 (19.15%) VPN
2 9 (19.15%) WAN
3 6 (12.77%) Network Security
4 5 (10.64%) LDAP
5 2 (4.26%) Firewall
5 2 (4.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 23 (48.94%) Finance
2 10 (21.28%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Legal
3 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.64%) CESG
3 3 (6.38%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (6.38%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.26%) Digital Media
4 2 (4.26%) Internet of Things
4 2 (4.26%) User Experience
4 2 (4.26%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.13%) Digital TV
5 1 (2.13%) IPTV
5 1 (2.13%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.79%) Windows
2 12 (25.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (40.43%) Information Security
2 16 (34.04%) Presales
3 14 (29.79%) ITIL
3 14 (29.79%) TOGAF
4 12 (25.53%) PRINCE2
5 11 (23.40%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (21.28%) Risk Assessment
7 9 (19.15%) Network Management
8 6 (12.77%) Customer Requirements
8 6 (12.77%) Network Design
9 5 (10.64%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (10.64%) Identity Management
9 5 (10.64%) SABSA
9 5 (10.64%) Time Management
10 4 (8.51%) Project Management
11 3 (6.38%) Data Protection
11 3 (6.38%) Information Security Management
11 3 (6.38%) Security Management
11 3 (6.38%) Supplier Management
12 2 (4.26%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (51.06%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (34.04%) CISM
2 16 (34.04%) CISSP
3 12 (25.53%) CCIE
4 11 (23.40%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 11 (23.40%) CCNP
4 11 (23.40%) CCSP
4 11 (23.40%) CISA
5 7 (14.89%) CEH
6 5 (10.64%) Degree
7 3 (6.38%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (29.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (14.89%) COBIT
2 7 (14.89%) PCI DSS
2 7 (14.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (19.15%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (6.38%) Nagios
2 3 (6.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) Cisco
2 13 (27.66%) Meraki
3 12 (25.53%) Oracle
4 9 (19.15%) EMC
4 9 (19.15%) NetApp
5 4 (8.51%) Arista
5 4 (8.51%) Juniper
5 4 (8.51%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.13%) Draytek
6 1 (2.13%) IBM
6 1 (2.13%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.13%) WatchGuard
Central London / West End
Roc Search
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 75,000 - 85,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + car allowance, Bonus, pension etc
Posted: 3 days ago