The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Architect
Rank 407 474 452
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 187 86 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.37% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.20% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 65 61
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£525 £525 £525
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £435 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £483 £463
% change year-on-year
+3.62% +4.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £65.35 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £65.35 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- +18.81%
Security Architect
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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
46377 43815 42054
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.76% 92.62% 93.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 29997 26942 24224
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1904 1934 2472
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £37.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Architect in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 18 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +40 74 £550 - 13
South East +2 53 £500 +1.01% 6
South West -9 29 £525 +35.48% 3
North West +1 14 £493 -12.05% 2
East of England - 8 £550 - 2
West Midlands -2 7 £488 +12.06% 2
East Midlands +10 4 £600 - 3
Security Architect
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Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Security Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Security Architect in their job title.

1 160 (45.20%) Security Architecture
2 105 (29.66%) Security Cleared
3 103 (29.10%) Information Security
4 86 (24.29%) CISSP
5 73 (20.62%) Firewall
6 63 (17.80%) Information Assurance
7 58 (16.38%) SC Cleared
7 58 (16.38%) Cisco
8 53 (14.97%) Cyber Security
9 52 (14.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 51 (14.41%) Network Security
11 50 (14.12%) TOGAF
12 48 (13.56%) Finance
13 44 (12.43%) Telecoms
13 44 (12.43%) CESG
14 38 (10.73%) Internet
15 34 (9.60%) Management Information System
16 33 (9.32%) SABSA
17 32 (9.04%) Risk Management
18 31 (8.76%) LAN
18 31 (8.76%) SIEM
19 30 (8.47%) DV Cleared
19 30 (8.47%) WAN
19 30 (8.47%) CISM
20 29 (8.19%) ITIL
20 29 (8.19%) Agile Software Development
20 29 (8.19%) PCI DSS
21 27 (7.63%) Data Protection
21 27 (7.63%) Enterprise Architecture
21 27 (7.63%) CheckPoint

Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Security Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Security Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (0.85%) IIS
2 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.28%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (0.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.56%) Summit
2 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.24%) IaaS
2 8 (2.26%) SaaS
2 8 (2.26%) PaaS
3 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 73 (20.62%) Firewall
2 51 (14.41%) Network Security
3 38 (10.73%) Internet
4 31 (8.76%) LAN
5 30 (8.47%) WAN
6 16 (4.52%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (4.52%) OSPF
6 16 (4.52%) EIGRP
6 16 (4.52%) BGP
7 15 (4.24%) Extranet
8 14 (3.95%) VPN
9 11 (3.11%) IP Telephony
9 11 (3.11%) Intrusion Detection
9 11 (3.11%) MPLS
10 10 (2.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 10 (2.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 10 (2.82%) Multicast
11 6 (1.69%) 3G
11 6 (1.69%) TCP/IP
11 6 (1.69%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.13%) Big Data
2 3 (0.85%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.28%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.28%) Data Mining
General
1 48 (13.56%) Finance
2 44 (12.43%) Telecoms
3 26 (7.34%) Retail
4 19 (5.37%) Banking
5 11 (3.11%) Manufacturing
6 8 (2.26%) Legal
7 7 (1.98%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.41%) Multimedia
9 4 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.56%) Marketing
11 1 (0.28%) Military
11 1 (0.28%) Electronics
11 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.54%) Middleware
2 5 (1.41%) JSP
3 4 (1.13%) Web Services
4 3 (0.85%) XACML
4 3 (0.85%) SAML
5 2 (0.56%) J2EE
6 1 (0.28%) SailPoint
6 1 (0.28%) XML
6 1 (0.28%) SOAP
6 1 (0.28%) .NET
6 1 (0.28%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 44 (12.43%) CESG
2 34 (9.60%) Management Information System
3 20 (5.65%) CESG CLAS
4 17 (4.80%) RMADS
5 16 (4.52%) Data Protection Act
6 15 (4.24%) PKI
7 14 (3.95%) Computer Science
8 11 (3.11%) Freedom of Information Act
9 8 (2.26%) SCADA
10 7 (1.98%) Mobile Computing
11 6 (1.69%) Cryptography
11 6 (1.69%) FMCG
12 5 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (1.41%) Mobile App
13 4 (1.13%) Freedom of Information
13 4 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
14 3 (0.85%) Mobile Banking
14 3 (0.85%) Open Source
15 2 (0.56%) Smartcard
15 2 (0.56%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 16 (4.52%) Windows
2 13 (3.67%) UNIX
3 10 (2.82%) Linux
4 9 (2.54%) Solaris
5 2 (0.56%) MVS
5 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.28%) CentOS
6 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.28%) AIX
6 1 (0.28%) HPUX
6 1 (0.28%) zOS
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (45.20%) Security Architecture
2 103 (29.10%) Information Security
3 63 (17.80%) Information Assurance
4 53 (14.97%) Cyber Security
5 50 (14.12%) TOGAF
6 33 (9.32%) SABSA
7 32 (9.04%) Risk Management
8 31 (8.76%) SIEM
9 29 (8.19%) ITIL
9 29 (8.19%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (7.63%) Data Protection
10 27 (7.63%) Enterprise Architecture
11 25 (7.06%) Data Security
12 23 (6.50%) Security Management
12 23 (6.50%) Network Design
13 22 (6.21%) Zachman Framework
13 22 (6.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 21 (5.93%) Network Architecture
15 18 (5.08%) Technical Architecture
16 14 (3.95%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (1.69%) C
2 3 (0.85%) C++
2 3 (0.85%) Java
2 3 (0.85%) Perl
2 3 (0.85%) Python
2 3 (0.85%) Shell Script
3 2 (0.56%) VBScript
4 1 (0.28%) SQL
Qualifications
1 105 (29.66%) Security Cleared
2 86 (24.29%) CISSP
3 58 (16.38%) SC Cleared
4 30 (8.47%) DV Cleared
4 30 (8.47%) CISM
5 19 (5.37%) Degree
6 15 (4.24%) CEH
7 14 (3.95%) CISA
8 8 (2.26%) ISSAP
9 7 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (1.41%) CCNA
11 4 (1.13%) CCNP
11 4 (1.13%) CCIE
12 3 (0.85%) BC Cleared
13 2 (0.56%) GSEC
13 2 (0.56%) GIAC
13 2 (0.56%) ISSMP
13 2 (0.56%) ISACA
13 2 (0.56%) GCED
13 2 (0.56%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (14.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (8.19%) PCI DSS
3 12 (3.39%) COBIT
4 11 (3.11%) JSP 440
5 10 (2.82%) ISO 9000
6 5 (1.41%) BS7799
7 4 (1.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 3 (0.85%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.56%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.28%) QA
System Software
1 7 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.41%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.85%) Sendmail
3 3 (0.85%) ProxySG
4 2 (0.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.28%) vSphere
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (1.98%) Tivoli
2 5 (1.41%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (0.85%) MIMEsweeper
3 3 (0.85%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.28%) Puppet
4 1 (0.28%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 58 (16.38%) Cisco
2 27 (7.63%) CheckPoint
3 26 (7.34%) McAfee
4 22 (6.21%) Juniper
5 21 (5.93%) F5
6 18 (5.08%) Microsoft
7 14 (3.95%) Oracle
8 11 (3.11%) VMware
8 11 (3.11%) SAP
9 10 (2.82%) Symantec
9 10 (2.82%) Blue Coat
10 9 (2.54%) ArcSight
11 7 (1.98%) Sourcefire
12 6 (1.69%) HP
13 4 (1.13%) CA
13 4 (1.13%) IBM
13 4 (1.13%) Sun
14 3 (0.85%) Splunk
14 3 (0.85%) Fortinet
14 3 (0.85%) BT
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