The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Security Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Architect
UK / England
Rank 339 327 431
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +104
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 237 293 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.57% 0.63% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.66% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 196 102
Median daily rate £595 £575 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.47% +10.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £452 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £700 £603
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £563 £500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £52.56 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.56 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39269 44133 43974
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.71% 94.89% 94.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 25773 28481 28114
Median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1341 1605 1770
Median hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.12% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Security Architect
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Security Architect Daily Rate Trend in England

Security Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Security Architect Daily Rate Histogram in England

Security Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Architect across the England region.

Security Architect Hourly Rate Trend in England

Security Architect
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 20 January 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
London +15 118 £614 +4.46% 32
South East -24 29 £550 - 5
North West +1 21 £600 -2.83% 5
South West +12 16 £600 +9.09% 5
East of England +1 16 £575 -8.00% 1
West Midlands -9 12 £544 +19.50% 2
Yorkshire +2 11 £450 -18.18% 4
East Midlands - 8 £500 -
North East -19 2 £700 +3.70%
Midlands 0 1 - -
Security Architect
UK

Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 England region featuring Security Architect in the job title.

1 207 (35.94%) Security Architecture
2 168 (29.17%) Information Security
3 129 (22.40%) CISSP
4 127 (22.05%) Cybersecurity
5 116 (20.14%) Security Cleared
6 106 (18.40%) TOGAF
7 102 (17.71%) Network Security
8 98 (17.01%) SC Cleared
8 98 (17.01%) Finance
9 92 (15.97%) Firewall
10 80 (13.89%) Cisco
11 72 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
12 70 (12.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 55 (9.55%) Microsoft Azure
13 55 (9.55%) Risk Management
14 54 (9.38%) PCI DSS
15 53 (9.20%) Stakeholder Management
16 51 (8.85%) Retail
16 51 (8.85%) CISM
17 49 (8.51%) Windows
18 48 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
19 47 (8.16%) SIEM
20 46 (7.99%) Internet
21 44 (7.64%) Enterprise Architecture
22 43 (7.47%) Agile Software Development
22 43 (7.47%) Banking
22 43 (7.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
23 42 (7.29%) CLAS
24 41 (7.12%) Active Directory
25 39 (6.77%) Microsoft

Security Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 18 (3.13%) OpenStack
2 3 (0.52%) Apache
3 2 (0.35%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.35%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.35%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.17%) IIS
4 1 (0.17%) Liferay
4 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (1.74%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.87%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.17%) MS Office
4 1 (0.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (2.60%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.52%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.17%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.17%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.17%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 72 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (9.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (3.65%) IaaS
4 16 (2.78%) SaaS
5 13 (2.26%) Office 365
6 10 (1.74%) PaaS
7 4 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.17%) Akamai
9 1 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 102 (17.71%) Network Security
2 92 (15.97%) Firewall
3 46 (7.99%) Internet
4 36 (6.25%) WAN
5 34 (5.90%) MPLS
6 31 (5.38%) LAN
7 22 (3.82%) VPN
8 16 (2.78%) DMZ
8 16 (2.78%) LDAP
9 14 (2.43%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (2.43%) Wireless
10 10 (1.74%) NetScaler
11 9 (1.56%) 3G
11 9 (1.56%) 4G
11 9 (1.56%) SAN
12 8 (1.39%) 2G
12 8 (1.39%) Cisco Nexus
12 8 (1.39%) LTE
12 8 (1.39%) MVNO
12 8 (1.39%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (2.78%) Big Data
2 9 (1.56%) SQL Server
3 4 (0.69%) Hadoop
4 3 (0.52%) SAP BW
4 3 (0.52%) SAP HANA
5 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.17%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.17%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.17%) MySQL
6 1 (0.17%) NonStop SQL
6 1 (0.17%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (0.69%) Jenkins
1 4 (0.69%) Travis CI
General
1 98 (17.01%) Finance
2 51 (8.85%) Retail
3 43 (7.47%) Banking
4 14 (2.43%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.04%) Legal
6 5 (0.87%) Law
7 3 (0.52%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.35%) Advertising
8 2 (0.35%) Back Office
8 2 (0.35%) Local Government
8 2 (0.35%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.35%) Military
9 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.17%) Automotive
9 1 (0.17%) Billing
9 1 (0.17%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.17%) French Language
9 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.17%) Marketing
9 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.13%) SAML
2 12 (2.08%) Web Services
3 8 (1.39%) OAuth
4 7 (1.22%) RESTful
5 6 (1.04%) J2EE
5 6 (1.04%) Middleware
6 5 (0.87%) OpenID
6 5 (0.87%) REST
7 3 (0.52%) JAAS
7 3 (0.52%) SAP Fiori
8 2 (0.35%) .NET
8 2 (0.35%) OAuth2
8 2 (0.35%) WebSockets
9 1 (0.17%) HTML
9 1 (0.17%) SailPoint
9 1 (0.17%) SOAP
9 1 (0.17%) SPML
9 1 (0.17%) Struts
9 1 (0.17%) Velocity
9 1 (0.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (7.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 37 (6.42%) Management Information System
3 28 (4.86%) Data Centre
4 27 (4.69%) CESG
5 22 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (3.82%) PKI
6 21 (3.65%) Cyber Defence
7 18 (3.13%) Security Operations Centre
8 10 (1.74%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.22%) CESG CLAS
9 7 (1.22%) Public Cloud
9 7 (1.22%) Reference Data
10 6 (1.04%) Cyber Attack
11 5 (0.87%) Cryptography
11 5 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.69%) Performance Metrics
12 4 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
13 3 (0.52%) Online Banking
13 3 (0.52%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 49 (8.51%) Windows
2 19 (3.30%) Unix
2 19 (3.30%) Windows Server
3 14 (2.43%) Linux
4 3 (0.52%) AIX
5 2 (0.35%) Android
5 2 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.17%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (35.94%) Security Architecture
2 168 (29.17%) Information Security
3 127 (22.05%) Cybersecurity
4 106 (18.40%) TOGAF
5 55 (9.55%) Risk Management
6 53 (9.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 47 (8.16%) SIEM
8 44 (7.64%) Enterprise Architecture
9 43 (7.47%) Agile Software Development
10 37 (6.42%) Security Operations
11 35 (6.08%) Identity Access Management
12 32 (5.56%) SABSA
13 30 (5.21%) Data Security
13 30 (5.21%) Risk Assessment
14 27 (4.69%) Security Testing
14 27 (4.69%) Technical Architecture
15 26 (4.51%) Data Protection
16 25 (4.34%) Data Loss Prevention
16 25 (4.34%) Security Management
17 23 (3.99%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 12 (2.08%) Java
2 5 (0.87%) SQL
3 4 (0.69%) JavaScript
4 3 (0.52%) Perl
4 3 (0.52%) Python
4 3 (0.52%) Ruby
5 2 (0.35%) Delphi
6 1 (0.17%) C
6 1 (0.17%) PHP
6 1 (0.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 129 (22.40%) CISSP
2 116 (20.14%) Security Cleared
3 98 (17.01%) SC Cleared
4 51 (8.85%) CISM
5 48 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
6 42 (7.29%) CLAS
7 30 (5.21%) CCIE
8 25 (4.34%) CRISC
9 23 (3.99%) CCNP
10 19 (3.30%) CISA
10 19 (3.30%) CISMP
10 19 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
11 17 (2.95%) CESG Certified Professional
12 16 (2.78%) DV Cleared
12 16 (2.78%) SANS
13 15 (2.60%) MCSE
14 14 (2.43%) Degree
15 13 (2.26%) ISSAP
16 11 (1.91%) GIAC
17 8 (1.39%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (12.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 54 (9.38%) PCI DSS
3 13 (2.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (1.56%) COBIT
5 5 (0.87%) QA
6 4 (0.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 4 (0.69%) JSP 440
6 4 (0.69%) RMADS
7 3 (0.52%) Government Security Classifications
7 3 (0.52%) Web Application Security Consortium
8 2 (0.35%) BS7799
8 2 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.35%) FedRAMP
8 2 (0.35%) GDPR
8 2 (0.35%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.17%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 41 (7.12%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.91%) vCloud
3 9 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (1.04%) VMware ESX
6 5 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.35%) Docker
7 2 (0.35%) Snort
8 1 (0.17%) Firmware
8 1 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.17%) HDFS
8 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.17%) NDS
Systems Management
1 10 (1.74%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 6 (1.04%) FortiGate
2 6 (1.04%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (1.04%) QRadar
3 5 (0.87%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 5 (0.87%) OpenAM
4 4 (0.69%) OpenIDM
5 3 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.17%) CSIRT
6 1 (0.17%) Nessus
6 1 (0.17%) Puppet
6 1 (0.17%) SCCM
6 1 (0.17%) SCOM
6 1 (0.17%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 80 (13.89%) Cisco
2 39 (6.77%) Microsoft
3 36 (6.25%) VMware
4 35 (6.08%) CheckPoint
5 26 (4.51%) Splunk
6 21 (3.65%) Oracle
6 21 (3.65%) Palo Alto
7 17 (2.95%) Juniper
8 16 (2.78%) Intel Security
9 13 (2.26%) Google
9 13 (2.26%) IBM
10 11 (1.91%) F5
11 9 (1.56%) Forcepoint
11 9 (1.56%) SAP
11 9 (1.56%) Symantec
12 7 (1.22%) Blue Coat
12 7 (1.22%) Fortinet
13 6 (1.04%) Cyber-Ark
13 6 (1.04%) LogRhythm
13 6 (1.04%) Varonis
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