The median annual salary for a Security Solutions Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Solution Architect
England / London
Rank 543 635 633
Rank change year-on-year +92 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Solutions Architect 24 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.072% 0.024% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.025% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 23 3 8
Median salary £75,000 £70,000 £78,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -10.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £70,000 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £102,000 £90,000
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 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 31786 39894 40068
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.09% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 26873 34408 33640
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 £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Security Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 23 March 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 23 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
City of London +45 1 £77,500 -
Security Solutions Architect
England

Security Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 21 (39.62%) Presales
2 20 (37.74%) Finance
3 19 (35.85%) Cisco
4 16 (30.19%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (30.19%) Meraki
5 15 (28.30%) LDAP
5 15 (28.30%) Identity Management
6 12 (22.64%) Wireless
6 12 (22.64%) Information Security
6 12 (22.64%) CCIE
7 11 (20.75%) CCNP
7 11 (20.75%) WAN
7 11 (20.75%) Retail
8 10 (18.87%) Information Security Management
8 10 (18.87%) Security Management
8 10 (18.87%) MPLS
8 10 (18.87%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (18.87%) Supplier Management
8 10 (18.87%) Data Centre
9 9 (16.98%) Cisco Wireless
9 9 (16.98%) Customer Requirements
9 9 (16.98%) VPLS
9 9 (16.98%) Network Management
9 9 (16.98%) VPN
9 9 (16.98%) EMC
9 9 (16.98%) Cisco Prime
9 9 (16.98%) NetApp
10 8 (15.09%) Juniper
10 8 (15.09%) Project Management
10 8 (15.09%) Palo Alto

Security Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (28.30%) LDAP
2 12 (22.64%) Wireless
3 11 (20.75%) WAN
4 10 (18.87%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (18.87%) MPLS
5 9 (16.98%) Cisco Wireless
5 9 (16.98%) VPLS
5 9 (16.98%) VPN
6 5 (9.43%) Firewall
6 5 (9.43%) Network Security
7 2 (3.77%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.89%) BGP
8 1 (1.89%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.89%) Internet
8 1 (1.89%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.89%) LAN
8 1 (1.89%) OSPF
8 1 (1.89%) SAN
8 1 (1.89%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) Big Data
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 20 (37.74%) Finance
2 11 (20.75%) Retail
3 4 (7.55%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) REST
2 1 (1.89%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.55%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (3.77%) User Experience
3 2 (3.77%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.89%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.89%) Digital TV
4 1 (1.89%) Eurex
4 1 (1.89%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.89%) IPTV
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) CentOS
1 2 (3.77%) Linux
1 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (3.77%) Windows
2 1 (1.89%) Debian
2 1 (1.89%) SUSE
2 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.89%) Unix
2 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) Presales
2 15 (28.30%) Identity Management
3 12 (22.64%) Information Security
4 10 (18.87%) Information Security Management
4 10 (18.87%) Security Management
4 10 (18.87%) Supplier Management
5 9 (16.98%) Customer Requirements
5 9 (16.98%) Network Management
6 8 (15.09%) Project Management
7 6 (11.32%) Network Design
8 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (5.66%) Analytics
9 3 (5.66%) Security Architecture
10 2 (3.77%) Cybersecurity
10 2 (3.77%) ITIL
10 2 (3.77%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (3.77%) Time Management
10 2 (3.77%) TOGAF
10 2 (3.77%) Virtual Team Management
11 1 (1.89%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.55%) Python
2 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (30.19%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (22.64%) CCIE
3 11 (20.75%) CCNP
4 2 (3.77%) CISSP
5 1 (1.89%) CEH
5 1 (1.89%) CISA
5 1 (1.89%) CISM
5 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (16.98%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (9.43%) Puppet
3 3 (5.66%) Nagios
4 1 (1.89%) Ansible
4 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (35.85%) Cisco
2 16 (30.19%) Meraki
3 9 (16.98%) EMC
3 9 (16.98%) NetApp
4 8 (15.09%) Juniper
4 8 (15.09%) Palo Alto
5 7 (13.21%) Arista
6 3 (5.66%) SAP
6 3 (5.66%) VMware
7 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.89%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.89%) Citrix
8 1 (1.89%) CQG
8 1 (1.89%) Fidessa
8 1 (1.89%) HP
8 1 (1.89%) NYFIX
8 1 (1.89%) Oracle
8 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.89%) Reuters
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