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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architect
Rank 280 456 480
Rank change year-on-year
+176 +24
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 408 152 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.82% 0.31% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.32% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 93 75
Median daily rate £550 £528 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £416
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £518 £538
% change year-on-year
+1.40% -3.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £73.25 - £26.00
Security Architect
UK

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
47514 46808 45430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.92% 94.72% 94.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 31391 29406 28519
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1352 1865 1936
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £41.24 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 27 May 2016.

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 27 May 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
London +107 189 £575 +4.54% 16
South East +20 89 £525 +5.26% 10
East of England +41 39 £413 -25.00% 2
North West +12 34 £520 +4.00% 5
North East - 15 £750 -
South West +3 14 £625 +6.38% 1
Midlands - 8 £575 -
East Midlands +18 7 £543 +3.33%
West Midlands -12 5 £550 - 3
Yorkshire - 5 £475 - 1
Security Architect
UK

Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 England region featuring Security Architect in the job title.

1 264 (37.29%) Security Architecture
2 211 (29.80%) Information Security
3 194 (27.40%) CISSP
4 151 (21.33%) Firewall
5 146 (20.62%) TOGAF
6 141 (19.92%) Security Cleared
7 121 (17.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 120 (16.95%) Network Security
9 117 (16.53%) SC Cleared
10 103 (14.55%) Cybersecurity
11 93 (13.14%) CISM
11 93 (13.14%) Finance
12 92 (12.99%) SABSA
13 75 (10.59%) Identity Access Management
14 74 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
15 73 (10.31%) Amazon AWS
16 71 (10.03%) SIEM
16 71 (10.03%) PCI DSS
16 71 (10.03%) Risk Management
17 70 (9.89%) Windows
18 66 (9.32%) PKI
19 63 (8.90%) IaaS
20 61 (8.62%) Microsoft
21 60 (8.47%) Oracle
22 58 (8.19%) Enterprise Architecture
23 57 (8.05%) SaaS
24 56 (7.91%) Cisco
24 56 (7.91%) CESG Certified Professional
24 56 (7.91%) CLAS
25 55 (7.77%) Microsoft Azure

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 26 (3.67%) IIS
2 14 (1.98%) SharePoint
3 13 (1.84%) OpenStack
4 9 (1.27%) MS Exchange
5 7 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (0.99%) Tuxedo
6 6 (0.85%) iPlanet
6 6 (0.85%) MQSeries
6 6 (0.85%) WebLogic
6 6 (0.85%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.28%) CMS
8 1 (0.14%) Apache
8 1 (0.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.14%) Node.js
Applications
1 23 (3.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.14%) MS Office
3 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.85%) BusinessWare
1 6 (0.85%) SAP R/3
2 2 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.14%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.14%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 73 (10.31%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (8.90%) IaaS
3 57 (8.05%) SaaS
4 55 (7.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 53 (7.49%) PaaS
6 24 (3.39%) Office 365
7 11 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.71%) Yammer
9 4 (0.56%) SoftLayer
10 3 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.14%) AWS OpsWorks
11 1 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 151 (21.33%) Firewall
2 120 (16.95%) Network Security
3 44 (6.21%) Internet
4 38 (5.37%) LAN
5 34 (4.80%) WAN
6 23 (3.25%) SSL
7 20 (2.82%) VPN
8 18 (2.54%) Wireless
9 17 (2.40%) LDAP
10 16 (2.26%) Intrusion Detection
11 15 (2.12%) IPsec
12 9 (1.27%) SAN
13 8 (1.13%) DNS
13 8 (1.13%) Intranet
14 6 (0.85%) DMZ
14 6 (0.85%) HTTP
14 6 (0.85%) TCP/IP
15 5 (0.71%) DHCP
15 5 (0.71%) HTTPS
15 5 (0.71%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (1.69%) SQL Server
2 7 (0.99%) DB2
2 7 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (0.85%) DB2 UDB
4 4 (0.56%) Big Data
5 2 (0.28%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.14%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.14%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.14%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.14%) QlikView
6 1 (0.14%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.14%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (0.42%) AppScan
2 2 (0.28%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.14%) LSMW
General
1 93 (13.14%) Finance
2 32 (4.52%) Retail
3 30 (4.24%) Legal
4 26 (3.67%) Banking
5 18 (2.54%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.13%) Games
7 6 (0.85%) Investment Banking
8 5 (0.71%) Back Office
8 5 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.56%) Publishing
10 3 (0.42%) Law
10 3 (0.42%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.28%) Advertising
11 2 (0.28%) Automotive
11 2 (0.28%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.28%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.14%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (1.84%) Middleware
2 10 (1.41%) Web Services
3 6 (0.85%) MSMQ
4 5 (0.71%) .NET
5 4 (0.56%) RESTful
6 3 (0.42%) 802.1X
7 2 (0.28%) Ajax
7 2 (0.28%) J2EE
7 2 (0.28%) SAML
7 2 (0.28%) SOAP
8 1 (0.14%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.14%) CGI
8 1 (0.14%) Classic ASP
8 1 (0.14%) Java EE
8 1 (0.14%) JSON
8 1 (0.14%) OAuth
8 1 (0.14%) OpenID
8 1 (0.14%) SailPoint
8 1 (0.14%) WCF
8 1 (0.14%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 66 (9.32%) PKI
2 46 (6.50%) Cryptography
3 45 (6.36%) Data Centre
4 41 (5.79%) CESG
5 38 (5.37%) Management Information System
6 32 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (3.11%) Private Cloud
7 22 (3.11%) Smartcard
8 18 (2.54%) CESG CLAS
9 17 (2.40%) Embedded Systems
10 16 (2.26%) Computer Science
11 12 (1.69%) Mathematics
12 10 (1.41%) Data Protection Act
12 10 (1.41%) Driving Licence
12 10 (1.41%) Freedom of Information
12 10 (1.41%) Freedom of Information Act
13 9 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
13 9 (1.27%) YubiKey
14 7 (0.99%) Algorithms
14 7 (0.99%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 70 (9.89%) Windows
2 54 (7.63%) Linux
3 37 (5.23%) Unix
4 10 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (1.27%) Windows Server
5 9 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (1.13%) AIX
6 8 (1.13%) Solaris
7 7 (0.99%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.85%) VME
8 6 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.85%) zOS
9 5 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.42%) CentOS
11 2 (0.28%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.28%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.28%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.14%) Android
12 1 (0.14%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (37.29%) Security Architecture
2 211 (29.80%) Information Security
3 146 (20.62%) TOGAF
4 103 (14.55%) Cybersecurity
5 92 (12.99%) SABSA
6 75 (10.59%) Identity Access Management
7 74 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
8 71 (10.03%) Risk Management
8 71 (10.03%) SIEM
9 58 (8.19%) Enterprise Architecture
10 49 (6.92%) Stakeholder Management
11 45 (6.36%) ITIL
12 42 (5.93%) Vulnerability Management
13 37 (5.23%) Information Assurance
14 36 (5.08%) Data Protection
15 35 (4.94%) Security Management
16 34 (4.80%) Risk Assessment
17 32 (4.52%) Security Operations
18 30 (4.24%) Project Management
19 25 (3.53%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 28 (3.95%) Java
2 8 (1.13%) C
3 7 (0.99%) COBOL
3 7 (0.99%) Python
3 7 (0.99%) SQL
4 5 (0.71%) C++
5 4 (0.56%) C#
5 4 (0.56%) Perl
6 2 (0.28%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.28%) Ruby
7 1 (0.14%) ABAP
7 1 (0.14%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.14%) Korn
7 1 (0.14%) PHP
7 1 (0.14%) SPARQL
7 1 (0.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 194 (27.40%) CISSP
2 141 (19.92%) Security Cleared
3 117 (16.53%) SC Cleared
4 93 (13.14%) CISM
5 56 (7.91%) CESG Certified Professional
5 56 (7.91%) CLAS
6 49 (6.92%) CISA
7 47 (6.64%) Degree
8 33 (4.66%) Cisco Certification
9 24 (3.39%) ISSAP
10 20 (2.82%) IISP
11 14 (1.98%) CCIE
11 14 (1.98%) CEH
11 14 (1.98%) JNCIA
12 12 (1.69%) CISMP
12 12 (1.69%) DV Cleared
13 11 (1.55%) CREST Certified
14 10 (1.41%) CRISC
14 10 (1.41%) GIAC
15 9 (1.27%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (17.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 71 (10.03%) PCI DSS
3 27 (3.81%) COBIT
4 25 (3.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 17 (2.40%) ISO27005
6 14 (1.98%) Disclosure Scotland
6 14 (1.98%) RMADS
7 13 (1.84%) ISAE 3402
7 13 (1.84%) ISO 9001
8 11 (1.55%) Government Security Classifications
9 8 (1.13%) JSP 440
10 6 (0.85%) FIPS 140-2
11 5 (0.71%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 4 (0.56%) QA
13 3 (0.42%) BS25999
14 2 (0.28%) ISO 9000
14 2 (0.28%) SSAE 16
15 1 (0.14%) GxP
15 1 (0.14%) ISO22301
15 1 (0.14%) ISO27002
System Software
1 50 (7.06%) Active Directory
2 16 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.85%) ClearTrust
4 2 (0.28%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.14%) Docker
5 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.14%) XenApp
5 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (0.85%) CA Single Sign-On
1 6 (0.85%) Puppet
1 6 (0.85%) SCCM
2 5 (0.71%) MIMEsweeper
2 5 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.56%) FortiGate
4 3 (0.42%) SELinux
5 2 (0.28%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (0.28%) Nessus
5 2 (0.28%) SCOM
6 1 (0.14%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.14%) Ansible
6 1 (0.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.14%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.14%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.14%) OPNET
6 1 (0.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 61 (8.62%) Microsoft
2 60 (8.47%) Oracle
3 56 (7.91%) Cisco
4 38 (5.37%) VMware
5 32 (4.52%) Juniper
6 29 (4.10%) CheckPoint
7 24 (3.39%) ArcSight
7 24 (3.39%) IBM
7 24 (3.39%) Palo Alto
8 22 (3.11%) Symantec
9 20 (2.82%) F5
10 18 (2.54%) Intel Security
11 17 (2.40%) Tripwire
12 16 (2.26%) Blue Coat
13 13 (1.84%) Barracuda Networks
13 13 (1.84%) Qualys
14 12 (1.69%) Sun
15 11 (1.55%) Aerohive Networks
16 10 (1.41%) Cyber-Ark
17 9 (1.27%) Citrix
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