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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architect
Rank 96 104 119
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 27 19 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.13% 0.74% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 0.80% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 0
Median daily rate £530 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £550 £513
% change year-on-year
- +7.31%
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
2201 2370 2305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.02% 92.00% 93.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1167 1253 1086
Median daily rate £408 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 108 62
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.71% +26.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.55 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £39.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +9 8 £550 +15.78% 1
Newbury - 8 £425 -
Bracknell -11 4 £525 -
Maidenhead - 1 £575 -
Slough - 1 £525 -
Security Architect
South East

Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 16 (32.65%) Network Security
2 11 (22.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (22.45%) OpenStack
2 11 (22.45%) Firewall
3 10 (20.41%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (18.37%) Data Centre
4 9 (18.37%) CISSP
5 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
5 8 (16.33%) Security Architecture
6 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 7 (14.29%) Information Security
7 6 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (12.24%) CISM
7 6 (12.24%) Juniper
7 6 (12.24%) PKI
8 5 (10.20%) CLAS
8 5 (10.20%) CheckPoint
8 5 (10.20%) Java
8 5 (10.20%) Telecoms
9 4 (8.16%) Python
9 4 (8.16%) C++
9 4 (8.16%) Cisco
9 4 (8.16%) TOGAF
9 4 (8.16%) SIEM
9 4 (8.16%) CESG Certified Professional
10 3 (6.12%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (6.12%) SABSA
10 3 (6.12%) CRISC
10 3 (6.12%) Nessus
10 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development

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 (22.45%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (20.41%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.08%) HP Helion
3 2 (4.08%) Office 365
4 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.65%) Network Security
2 11 (22.45%) Firewall
3 2 (4.08%) IPsec
3 2 (4.08%) LAN
3 2 (4.08%) LDAP
3 2 (4.08%) SSL
4 1 (2.04%) 3G
4 1 (2.04%) 4G
4 1 (2.04%) AMQP
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (2.04%) DHCP
4 1 (2.04%) DNS
4 1 (2.04%) Internet
4 1 (2.04%) MQTT
4 1 (2.04%) S/MIME
4 1 (2.04%) VPN
4 1 (2.04%) WAN
4 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.04%) Wireless
4 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 5 (10.20%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.08%) Finance
3 1 (2.04%) Billing
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 9 (18.37%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.24%) 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%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.04%) Internet of Things
5 1 (2.04%) Machine to Machine
5 1 (2.04%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.04%) Semantic Web
5 1 (2.04%) Smart Energy
5 1 (2.04%) W3C
5 1 (2.04%) YubiKey
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) Windows
2 1 (2.04%) Linux
2 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.33%) Security Architecture
2 7 (14.29%) Information Security
3 6 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (8.16%) SIEM
4 4 (8.16%) TOGAF
5 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.12%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (6.12%) SABSA
6 2 (4.08%) Analytics
6 2 (4.08%) Change Management
6 2 (4.08%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (4.08%) Identity Management
6 2 (4.08%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.08%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 2 (4.08%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (4.08%) Project Management
6 2 (4.08%) Risk Management
6 2 (4.08%) Security Testing
6 2 (4.08%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 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 9 (18.37%) CISSP
2 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
3 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 6 (12.24%) CISM
5 5 (10.20%) CLAS
6 4 (8.16%) CESG Certified Professional
7 3 (6.12%) CEH
7 3 (6.12%) CISA
7 3 (6.12%) CRISC
8 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (4.08%) DV Cleared
8 2 (4.08%) GIAC
9 1 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (2.04%) CCIE
9 1 (2.04%) CCNP
9 1 (2.04%) CREST Certified
9 1 (2.04%) Degree
9 1 (2.04%) JNCIA
9 1 (2.04%) JNCIS
9 1 (2.04%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.04%) GxP
1 1 (2.04%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.04%) JSP 440
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Nessus
2 1 (2.04%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (2.04%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) Juniper
2 5 (10.20%) CheckPoint
3 4 (8.16%) Cisco
4 3 (6.12%) Forcepoint
4 3 (6.12%) HP
4 3 (6.12%) Symantec
5 2 (4.08%) Blue Coat
5 2 (4.08%) IBM
5 2 (4.08%) LogRhythm
5 2 (4.08%) Palo Alto
5 2 (4.08%) Qualys
5 2 (4.08%) Veracode
6 1 (2.04%) Aerohive Networks
6 1 (2.04%) ArcSight
6 1 (2.04%) Aruba
6 1 (2.04%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (2.04%) F5
6 1 (2.04%) Nimsoft
6 1 (2.04%) Ruckus Wireless
6 1 (2.04%) Splunk