The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Security Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architect
Rank 88 112 118
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 31 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.40% 0.32% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 0.34% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 2
Median daily rate £550 £513 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% +15.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £439 £401
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £551 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £511
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.73 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -27.26%
Security Architect
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2019 2331 2291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.36% 93.09% 93.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1095 1328 1131
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 109 88
Median hourly rate £16.00 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.75% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £40.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured Security Architect in the job title.

Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Security Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Architect across the Berkshire region.

Security Architect Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Security Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Architect across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Security Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Security Architect
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architect within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +22 7 £525 +2.43% 3
Bracknell - 6 £550 -
Newbury +8 2 £450 -
Maidenhead - 1 £575 -
Security Architect
South East

Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Security Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region featuring Security Architect in the job title.

1 15 (26.79%) Network Security
2 14 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 13 (23.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (21.43%) SC Cleared
4 12 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (19.64%) Data Centre
5 11 (19.64%) OpenStack
6 10 (17.86%) Cisco
7 9 (16.07%) Security Architecture
8 8 (14.29%) Firewall
8 8 (14.29%) Telecoms
8 8 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (14.29%) CheckPoint
8 8 (14.29%) Palo Alto
8 8 (14.29%) CLAS
9 7 (12.50%) CISSP
9 7 (12.50%) PKI
10 6 (10.71%) Information Security
11 5 (8.93%) Supplier Management
11 5 (8.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 5 (8.93%) Juniper
12 4 (7.14%) Active Directory
12 4 (7.14%) LAN
12 4 (7.14%) WAN
12 4 (7.14%) VPN
12 4 (7.14%) Retail
12 4 (7.14%) CISM
12 4 (7.14%) CISMP
12 4 (7.14%) CRISC
12 4 (7.14%) F5

Security Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 11 (19.64%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (23.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.57%) HP Helion
3 2 (3.57%) Office 365
4 1 (1.79%) IaaS
4 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (26.79%) Network Security
2 8 (14.29%) Firewall
3 4 (7.14%) LAN
3 4 (7.14%) VPN
3 4 (7.14%) WAN
4 3 (5.36%) BGP
4 3 (5.36%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (5.36%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (5.36%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (5.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (5.36%) MPLS
4 3 (5.36%) NetScaler
4 3 (5.36%) SAN
5 2 (3.57%) IPsec
6 1 (1.79%) 4G
6 1 (1.79%) AMQP
6 1 (1.79%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (1.79%) MQTT
6 1 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.79%) Big Data
1 1 (1.79%) Pentaho
General
1 8 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) SAML
2 1 (1.79%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.79%) JSON
2 1 (1.79%) JSON-LD
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Data Centre
2 7 (12.50%) PKI
3 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.57%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.79%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.79%) Machine to Machine
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.79%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.79%) Semantic Web
4 1 (1.79%) Smart Energy
4 1 (1.79%) Smart Home
4 1 (1.79%) W3C
4 1 (1.79%) YubiKey
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.57%) Windows
2 1 (1.79%) Linux
2 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.07%) Security Architecture
2 8 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (10.71%) Information Security
4 5 (8.93%) Supplier Management
5 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 3 (5.36%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (5.36%) Risk Management
6 3 (5.36%) SIEM
6 3 (5.36%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (3.57%) Analytics
7 2 (3.57%) Business Transformation
7 2 (3.57%) Change Management
7 2 (3.57%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (3.57%) Data Loss Prevention
7 2 (3.57%) Identity Management
7 2 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (3.57%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.57%) Migration
7 2 (3.57%) Project Management
7 2 (3.57%) Security Auditing
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.57%) Java
2 1 (1.79%) C++
2 1 (1.79%) Python
2 1 (1.79%) Ruby
2 1 (1.79%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 14 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 8 (14.29%) CLAS
4 7 (12.50%) CISSP
5 4 (7.14%) CISM
5 4 (7.14%) CISMP
5 4 (7.14%) CRISC
6 3 (5.36%) SANS
7 2 (3.57%) CISA
7 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (3.57%) ISACA
8 1 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.79%) CCIE
8 1 (1.79%) CEH
8 1 (1.79%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (1.79%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.79%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.79%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.79%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.36%) vCloud
3 2 (3.57%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (1.79%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (1.79%) Nessus
2 1 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (17.86%) Cisco
2 8 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 8 (14.29%) Palo Alto
3 5 (8.93%) Juniper
4 4 (7.14%) F5
5 3 (5.36%) HP
5 3 (5.36%) Oracle
6 2 (3.57%) Qualys
6 2 (3.57%) VMware
7 1 (1.79%) Aerohive Networks
7 1 (1.79%) Aruba
7 1 (1.79%) Citrix
7 1 (1.79%) Clearswift
7 1 (1.79%) Forcepoint
7 1 (1.79%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.79%) LogRhythm
7 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.79%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (1.79%) Sourcefire
7 1 (1.79%) Symantec
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