The table below looks at the statistics for Security Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Architecture over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Architecture
South East / Berkshire
Rank 104 112 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 3 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.15% 0.32% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Median daily rate £525 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £550 £500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.87 £52.50 £56.75
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -7.48%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1603 2027 2139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.47% 81.97% 75.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 758 1082 1091
Median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 59 47
Median hourly rate £23.34 £15.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.58% -43.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.64 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Security Architecture as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Security Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Security Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Security Architecture
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 Architecture within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +13 1 - - 5
Maidenhead - 1 £525 -
Security Architecture
South East

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Security Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Security Architecture.

1 9 (52.94%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (41.18%) Information Security
2 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
3 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 4 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (23.53%) Project Management
4 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
5 3 (17.65%) DV Cleared
5 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) Clustering
5 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
5 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 3 (17.65%) MySQL
5 3 (17.65%) Linux
5 3 (17.65%) SIEM
5 3 (17.65%) Data Loss Prevention
5 3 (17.65%) SANS
6 2 (11.76%) Security Auditing
6 2 (11.76%) Threat Modelling
6 2 (11.76%) ISACA
6 2 (11.76%) SDLC
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
6 2 (11.76%) Client/Server

Security Architecture
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:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Network Security
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MySQL
General
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Architect
2 10 (58.82%) Security Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) IT Architect
4 2 (11.76%) IT Security Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Security Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) AWS Architect
5 1 (5.88%) CISSP Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity Architect
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Security Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Information Assurance Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Information Assurance Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Security Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Security Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) SAML
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
1 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (41.18%) Information Security
3 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 4 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (23.53%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) Data Loss Prevention
5 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
5 3 (17.65%) SIEM
6 2 (11.76%) B2B
6 2 (11.76%) B2C
6 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
6 2 (11.76%) Scrum
6 2 (11.76%) SDLC
6 2 (11.76%) Security Auditing
6 2 (11.76%) Security Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Threat Modelling
6 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
6 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (5.88%) OOD
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) DV Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) SANS
4 2 (11.76%) CISA
4 2 (11.76%) CISSP
4 2 (11.76%) ISACA
5 1 (5.88%) CEH
5 1 (5.88%) CISM
5 1 (5.88%) CISMP
5 1 (5.88%) CITP
5 1 (5.88%) CREST Certified
5 1 (5.88%) CRISC
5 1 (5.88%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.88%) COBIT
2 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.88%) RMADS
2 1 (5.88%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
1 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
2 2 (11.76%) Google
3 1 (5.88%) Capita
3 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Palo Alto