The median annual salary for a Senior Security Architect was £80,000 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.

Senior Security Architect
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 572 649 656
Rank change year-on-year +77 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Architect 16 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.047% 0.012% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.012% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 1
Median salary £80,000 £75,000 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -16.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £100,000 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +53.84% -7.14%  

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%  

Senior Security Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Security Architect in London

Senior Security Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Senior Security Architect in London

Senior 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 Senior 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 - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £82,500 -
Senior Security Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Senior 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 Senior Security Architect in the job title.

1 14 (60.87%) Security Architecture
2 13 (56.52%) Information Security
3 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (47.83%) TOGAF
4 11 (47.83%) SABSA
5 10 (43.48%) CISSP
6 9 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (39.13%) CISM
7 7 (30.43%) Risk Management
7 7 (30.43%) Degree
8 6 (26.09%) ISSAP
8 6 (26.09%) Project Management
8 6 (26.09%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
9 5 (21.74%) PCI DSS
9 5 (21.74%) CREST Certified
9 5 (21.74%) Identity Access Management
9 5 (21.74%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
9 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (21.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (21.74%) Finance
10 4 (17.39%) GIAC
10 4 (17.39%) CESG
10 4 (17.39%) Wireless
10 4 (17.39%) Identity Management
10 4 (17.39%) Cisco
10 4 (17.39%) CCIE
10 4 (17.39%) CCSP
10 4 (17.39%) CCNP

Senior 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:

Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
1 4 (17.39%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) LAN
1 4 (17.39%) WAN
1 4 (17.39%) Wireless
2 2 (8.70%) BGP
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (8.70%) EIGRP
2 2 (8.70%) MPLS
2 2 (8.70%) Network Security
2 2 (8.70%) OSPF
2 2 (8.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Big Data
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
2 2 (8.70%) Financial Institution
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) Middleware
1 4 (17.39%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
2 4 (17.39%) CESG
2 4 (17.39%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (17.39%) Social Media
3 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
4 2 (8.70%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.35%) Blog
5 1 (4.35%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (4.35%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Security Architecture
2 13 (56.52%) Information Security
3 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (47.83%) SABSA
4 11 (47.83%) TOGAF
5 7 (30.43%) Risk Management
6 6 (26.09%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (26.09%) Project Management
7 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (21.74%) Identity Access Management
7 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
8 4 (17.39%) Business Development
8 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (17.39%) Identity Management
8 4 (17.39%) Network Architecture
8 4 (17.39%) Presales
8 4 (17.39%) SDLC
8 4 (17.39%) Security Monitoring
8 4 (17.39%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Java
1 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) CISSP
2 9 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (39.13%) CISM
3 7 (30.43%) Degree
4 6 (26.09%) ISSAP
5 5 (21.74%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 5 (21.74%) CREST Certified
6 4 (17.39%) CCIE
6 4 (17.39%) CCNP
6 4 (17.39%) CCSP
6 4 (17.39%) CESG Certified Professional
6 4 (17.39%) GIAC
7 2 (8.70%) CCDP
7 2 (8.70%) JNCIA
7 2 (8.70%) JNCIS
8 1 (4.35%) ISSEP
8 1 (4.35%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (21.74%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco
1 4 (17.39%) Juniper
2 2 (8.70%) Arista
2 2 (8.70%) Meraki
2 2 (8.70%) Palo Alto
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