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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architect
Rank 85 99 111
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 28 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.40% 0.55% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 0.60% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 3
Median daily rate £538 £531 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +11.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £550 £510
% change year-on-year
- +7.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
1855 2341 2477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.84% 91.88% 93.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1021 1217 1305
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 150 61
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.55 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.71% +19.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £47.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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
Bracknell - 7 £550 - 1
Reading +1 4 £500 -9.09% 1
Newbury +7 2 £450 -16.27%
Security Architect
South East

Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 17 (27.42%) Microsoft Azure
1 17 (27.42%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (27.42%) Network Security
1 17 (27.42%) Cisco
1 17 (27.42%) Palo Alto
2 14 (22.58%) CheckPoint
3 13 (20.97%) Security Cleared
3 13 (20.97%) Data Centre
4 12 (19.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (19.35%) OpenStack
4 12 (19.35%) Active Directory
5 11 (17.74%) Security Architecture
5 11 (17.74%) SC Cleared
6 10 (16.13%) CRISC
6 10 (16.13%) Retail
6 10 (16.13%) CISMP
7 9 (14.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (14.52%) Information Security
7 9 (14.52%) Oracle
7 9 (14.52%) SAML
7 9 (14.52%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 9 (14.52%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (14.52%) NetScaler
8 8 (12.90%) Firewall
9 7 (11.29%) Telecoms
9 7 (11.29%) CISSP
9 7 (11.29%) vCloud
9 7 (11.29%) PKI
9 7 (11.29%) F5
9 7 (11.29%) CLAS

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 12 (19.35%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 17 (27.42%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (27.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.23%) HP Helion
2 2 (3.23%) Office 365
3 1 (1.61%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (27.42%) Network Security
2 9 (14.52%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (14.52%) NetScaler
3 8 (12.90%) Firewall
4 6 (9.68%) VPN
5 5 (8.06%) BGP
5 5 (8.06%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (8.06%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 5 (8.06%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (8.06%) LAN
5 5 (8.06%) MPLS
5 5 (8.06%) SAN
5 5 (8.06%) WAN
6 2 (3.23%) IPsec
7 1 (1.61%) 3G
7 1 (1.61%) 4G
7 1 (1.61%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (1.61%) LDAP
7 1 (1.61%) SSL
7 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
General
1 10 (16.13%) Retail
2 7 (11.29%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.84%) Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.52%) SAML
2 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) Data Centre
2 7 (11.29%) PKI
3 3 (4.84%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.23%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.61%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.61%) YubiKey
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.23%) Windows
2 1 (1.61%) Linux
2 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.74%) Security Architecture
2 9 (14.52%) Information Security
2 9 (14.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 6 (9.68%) Supplier Management
4 5 (8.06%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (6.45%) Migration
5 4 (6.45%) Project Management
5 4 (6.45%) Risk Management
6 3 (4.84%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (4.84%) Data Loss Prevention
6 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (4.84%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (3.23%) ITIL
7 2 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (3.23%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.23%) Security Auditing
7 2 (3.23%) Security Testing
7 2 (3.23%) TOGAF
8 1 (1.61%) SOA
Qualifications
1 13 (20.97%) Security Cleared
2 11 (17.74%) SC Cleared
3 10 (16.13%) CISMP
3 10 (16.13%) CRISC
4 7 (11.29%) CISSP
4 7 (11.29%) CLAS
5 4 (6.45%) CISM
6 2 (3.23%) CISA
6 2 (3.23%) ISACA
6 2 (3.23%) SANS
7 1 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.61%) CCNP
7 1 (1.61%) CEH
7 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.61%) CITP
7 1 (1.61%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.61%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.61%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.61%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.61%) COBIT
2 1 (1.61%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.29%) vCloud
3 2 (3.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (14.52%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (1.61%) Nessus
2 1 (1.61%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 17 (27.42%) Cisco
1 17 (27.42%) Palo Alto
2 14 (22.58%) CheckPoint
3 9 (14.52%) Oracle
4 7 (11.29%) F5
5 2 (3.23%) Google
5 2 (3.23%) HP
5 2 (3.23%) Juniper
5 2 (3.23%) VMware
6 1 (1.61%) Aerohive Networks
6 1 (1.61%) Citrix
6 1 (1.61%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.61%) Qualys
6 1 (1.61%) Symantec
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