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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architect
Rank 94 93 126
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +33
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 25 20 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.08% 0.81% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 0.88% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 1
Median daily rate £528 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.50% -9.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £541 £506 £538
% change year-on-year
+6.92% -5.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £72.50 - -
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
2151 2283 2353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.52% 92.80% 93.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1149 1150 1086
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 92 58
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.55 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.39% +26.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £39.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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
Newbury +6 9 £575 -
Bracknell 0 8 £525 -
Reading -5 3 £578 +14.35% 4
Slough - 1 £525 -
Security Architect
South East

Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 12 (24.49%) Network Security
2 11 (22.45%) SC Cleared
2 11 (22.45%) Security Cleared
3 10 (20.41%) Firewall
3 10 (20.41%) CISSP
4 9 (18.37%) Information Security
4 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (18.37%) Security Architecture
4 9 (18.37%) OpenStack
5 8 (16.33%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (14.29%) CISM
6 7 (14.29%) Data Centre
7 6 (12.24%) Test Scripting
8 5 (10.20%) Blue Coat
8 5 (10.20%) CheckPoint
8 5 (10.20%) Juniper
8 5 (10.20%) Java
8 5 (10.20%) CLAS
9 4 (8.16%) CESG Certified Professional
9 4 (8.16%) C++
9 4 (8.16%) Python
9 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (8.16%) PKI
9 4 (8.16%) TOGAF
10 3 (6.12%) CEH
10 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (6.12%) CESG
10 3 (6.12%) Risk Management
10 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
10 3 (6.12%) Symantec

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 9 (18.37%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (16.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.08%) Office 365
4 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.49%) Network Security
2 10 (20.41%) Firewall
3 3 (6.12%) VPN
4 2 (4.08%) LAN
5 1 (2.04%) AMQP
5 1 (2.04%) DHCP
5 1 (2.04%) DNS
5 1 (2.04%) Internet
5 1 (2.04%) LDAP
5 1 (2.04%) MQTT
5 1 (2.04%) S/MIME
5 1 (2.04%) SSL
5 1 (2.04%) WAN
5 1 (2.04%) Wireless
5 1 (2.04%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) Big Data
1 1 (2.04%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) AppScan
1 2 (4.08%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.08%) Finance
3 1 (2.04%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Publishing
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.04%) JSON
2 1 (2.04%) JSON-LD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.16%) PKI
3 3 (6.12%) CESG
4 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.08%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.04%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (2.04%) Internet of Things
5 1 (2.04%) Machine to Machine
5 1 (2.04%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.04%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.04%) Semantic Web
5 1 (2.04%) Smart Energy
5 1 (2.04%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.04%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) CentOS
1 2 (4.08%) Linux
2 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.37%) Information Security
1 9 (18.37%) Security Architecture
2 6 (12.24%) Test Scripting
3 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (8.16%) TOGAF
4 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.12%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (6.12%) Risk Management
4 3 (6.12%) SABSA
4 3 (6.12%) SIEM
4 3 (6.12%) UML
5 2 (4.08%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (4.08%) Identity Management
5 2 (4.08%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (4.08%) Project Management
5 2 (4.08%) Regression Testing
5 2 (4.08%) Security Testing
6 1 (2.04%) Change Management
6 1 (2.04%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) Java
2 4 (8.16%) C++
2 4 (8.16%) Python
3 3 (6.12%) C
3 3 (6.12%) C#
3 3 (6.12%) Perl
4 1 (2.04%) Ruby
4 1 (2.04%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) SC Cleared
1 11 (22.45%) Security Cleared
2 10 (20.41%) CISSP
3 7 (14.29%) CISM
4 5 (10.20%) CLAS
5 4 (8.16%) CESG Certified Professional
6 3 (6.12%) CEH
6 3 (6.12%) CISA
7 2 (4.08%) CISMP
7 2 (4.08%) CRISC
7 2 (4.08%) GIAC
8 1 (2.04%) CCIE
8 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.04%) CREST Certified
8 1 (2.04%) Degree
8 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.04%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.04%) GxP
2 1 (2.04%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (2.04%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.04%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Nessus
1 2 (4.08%) SELinux
2 1 (2.04%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (2.04%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) Blue Coat
1 5 (10.20%) CheckPoint
1 5 (10.20%) Juniper
2 3 (6.12%) Cisco
2 3 (6.12%) Forcepoint
2 3 (6.12%) Symantec
3 2 (4.08%) IBM
3 2 (4.08%) LogRhythm
3 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.08%) Veracode
4 1 (2.04%) Clearswift
4 1 (2.04%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (2.04%) HP
4 1 (2.04%) Intel Security
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.04%) Nimsoft
4 1 (2.04%) Ruckus Wireless
4 1 (2.04%) Sourcefire
4 1 (2.04%) Tripwire
4 1 (2.04%) VMware
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