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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architect
Rank 312 358 423
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +65
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 328 273 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.72% 0.54% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.57% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 188 130
Median daily rate £575 £558 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.13% +8.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £700 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £550 £513
% change year-on-year
- +7.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £32.73 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -27.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.73 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -27.26%
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
43243 48091 49053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.58% 94.95% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 28473 31109 31489
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1507 1878 2039
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +9 137 £600 - 24
South East +32 70 £525 -3.44% 5
West Midlands -1 25 £563 +5.14% 3
North West -3 25 £650 +6.99% 3
South West +19 24 £538 -6.52%
East of England +19 15 £575 +15.00% 3
East Midlands +9 13 £575 +35.29% 3
Yorkshire +17 11 £450 -18.18%
North East - 3 £750 -
Midlands +5 2 - -
Security Architect
UK

Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 239 (34.05%) Security Architecture
2 201 (28.63%) Information Security
3 176 (25.07%) CISSP
4 148 (21.08%) Cybersecurity
5 143 (20.37%) Security Cleared
6 132 (18.80%) TOGAF
7 119 (16.95%) SC Cleared
8 109 (15.53%) Finance
9 107 (15.24%) Firewall
10 105 (14.96%) Network Security
11 86 (12.25%) Cisco
12 83 (11.82%) Amazon AWS
13 82 (11.68%) Stakeholder Management
14 73 (10.40%) Microsoft Azure
15 67 (9.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 67 (9.54%) Risk Management
15 67 (9.54%) CISM
16 65 (9.26%) Identity Access Management
17 63 (8.97%) PCI DSS
18 61 (8.69%) SIEM
19 57 (8.12%) Windows
20 55 (7.83%) Management Information System
20 55 (7.83%) Retail
21 52 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
22 51 (7.26%) Cisco Certification
23 47 (6.70%) Active Directory
23 47 (6.70%) Security Operations
24 46 (6.55%) CLAS
24 46 (6.55%) Banking
24 46 (6.55%) Network Design

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 32 (4.56%) OpenStack
2 6 (0.85%) Apache
3 2 (0.28%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.14%) IIS
4 1 (0.14%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.14%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (1.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.57%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.14%) MS Office
3 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (2.14%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.57%) SAP BPC
3 3 (0.43%) SAP GRC
3 3 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.14%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.14%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 83 (11.82%) Amazon AWS
2 73 (10.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (4.99%) SaaS
4 34 (4.84%) IaaS
5 23 (3.28%) PaaS
6 18 (2.56%) Office 365
7 9 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (1.00%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.43%) HP Helion
11 1 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.14%) AWS OpsWorks
11 1 (0.14%) G Suite
11 1 (0.14%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 107 (15.24%) Firewall
2 105 (14.96%) Network Security
3 44 (6.27%) Internet
4 39 (5.56%) WAN
5 37 (5.27%) MPLS
6 34 (4.84%) LAN
7 22 (3.13%) VPN
8 21 (2.99%) LDAP
9 18 (2.56%) Wireless
10 16 (2.28%) IPsec
11 13 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
13 8 (1.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 8 (1.14%) NetScaler
13 8 (1.14%) SAN
13 8 (1.14%) SSL
14 7 (1.00%) Cisco Nexus
14 7 (1.00%) DMZ
14 7 (1.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 7 (1.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (3.56%) Big Data
2 9 (1.28%) SQL Server
3 5 (0.71%) Hadoop
4 4 (0.57%) SAP BW
4 4 (0.57%) SAP HANA
5 3 (0.43%) NonStop SQL
6 2 (0.28%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.28%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.14%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.14%) MySQL
7 1 (0.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (0.57%) Jenkins
1 4 (0.57%) Travis CI
General
1 109 (15.53%) Finance
2 55 (7.83%) Retail
3 46 (6.55%) Banking
4 23 (3.28%) Telecoms
5 11 (1.57%) Legal
6 5 (0.71%) Law
7 4 (0.57%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.43%) Automotive
8 3 (0.43%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.28%) Advertising
9 2 (0.28%) Back Office
9 2 (0.28%) Local Government
9 2 (0.28%) Marketing
9 2 (0.28%) Military
10 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.14%) Billing
10 1 (0.14%) Games
10 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (1.99%) SAML
2 12 (1.71%) Web Services
3 8 (1.14%) OAuth
3 8 (1.14%) RESTful
4 5 (0.71%) J2EE
4 5 (0.71%) Middleware
4 5 (0.71%) OpenID
4 5 (0.71%) REST
5 4 (0.57%) .NET
5 4 (0.57%) SAP Fiori
6 3 (0.43%) JAAS
7 2 (0.28%) OAuth2
7 2 (0.28%) WAP
7 2 (0.28%) WebSockets
8 1 (0.14%) HTML
8 1 (0.14%) SailPoint
8 1 (0.14%) SOAP
8 1 (0.14%) SPML
8 1 (0.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 55 (7.83%) Management Information System
2 41 (5.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 38 (5.41%) CESG
4 37 (5.27%) Data Centre
5 36 (5.13%) PKI
6 26 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (2.28%) Security Operations Centre
8 10 (1.42%) YubiKey
9 9 (1.28%) Computer Science
9 9 (1.28%) Hybrid Cloud
10 8 (1.14%) CESG CLAS
10 8 (1.14%) Public Cloud
11 7 (1.00%) Reference Data
12 6 (0.85%) Cryptography
12 6 (0.85%) Cyber Attack
13 5 (0.71%) Embedded Systems
14 4 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (0.57%) Online Banking
14 4 (0.57%) Performance Metrics
14 4 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 57 (8.12%) Windows
2 20 (2.85%) Windows Server
3 16 (2.28%) Unix
4 14 (1.99%) Linux
5 3 (0.43%) AIX
6 2 (0.28%) Android
6 2 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.14%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.14%) Solaris
7 1 (0.14%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (34.05%) Security Architecture
2 201 (28.63%) Information Security
3 148 (21.08%) Cybersecurity
4 132 (18.80%) TOGAF
5 82 (11.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 67 (9.54%) Risk Management
7 65 (9.26%) Identity Access Management
8 61 (8.69%) SIEM
9 52 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
10 47 (6.70%) Security Operations
11 46 (6.55%) Network Design
12 44 (6.27%) Agile Software Development
13 43 (6.13%) Data Security
14 35 (4.99%) SABSA
15 34 (4.84%) Identity Management
16 32 (4.56%) Data Protection
17 31 (4.42%) Technical Architecture
18 29 (4.13%) ITIL
18 29 (4.13%) Security Management
19 25 (3.56%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 17 (2.42%) Java
2 5 (0.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (0.71%) SQL
3 4 (0.57%) Python
4 3 (0.43%) Perl
4 3 (0.43%) PHP
4 3 (0.43%) Ruby
5 2 (0.28%) C
5 2 (0.28%) C#
5 2 (0.28%) Delphi
6 1 (0.14%) C++
6 1 (0.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 176 (25.07%) CISSP
2 143 (20.37%) Security Cleared
3 119 (16.95%) SC Cleared
4 67 (9.54%) CISM
5 51 (7.26%) Cisco Certification
6 46 (6.55%) CLAS
7 38 (5.41%) CRISC
8 30 (4.27%) CCIE
9 28 (3.99%) CCNP
10 26 (3.70%) CISA
11 25 (3.56%) Degree
12 23 (3.28%) CESG Certified Professional
13 21 (2.99%) DV Cleared
14 18 (2.56%) CISMP
14 18 (2.56%) JNCIS
15 17 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
16 16 (2.28%) GIAC
17 15 (2.14%) ISSAP
17 15 (2.14%) JNCIA
17 15 (2.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (9.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 63 (8.97%) PCI DSS
3 13 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (1.28%) COBIT
5 6 (0.85%) QA
6 4 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
7 3 (0.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 3 (0.43%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.28%) BS7799
8 2 (0.28%) FedRAMP
8 2 (0.28%) Government Security Classifications
8 2 (0.28%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.28%) RMADS
9 1 (0.14%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 47 (6.70%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.28%) vCloud
4 7 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (0.85%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.28%) Docker
7 2 (0.28%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.28%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.14%) Firmware
8 1 (0.14%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.14%) HDFS
8 1 (0.14%) NDS
8 1 (0.14%) Snort
8 1 (0.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (1.14%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 7 (1.00%) FortiGate
3 6 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (0.71%) OpenAM
4 5 (0.71%) QRadar
5 4 (0.57%) OpenIDM
6 3 (0.43%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (0.43%) SCCM
7 1 (0.14%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.14%) HP Fortify
7 1 (0.14%) Nessus
7 1 (0.14%) Puppet
7 1 (0.14%) SCOM
7 1 (0.14%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 86 (12.25%) Cisco
2 39 (5.56%) VMware
3 37 (5.27%) CheckPoint
4 36 (5.13%) Microsoft
5 34 (4.84%) Juniper
6 33 (4.70%) Palo Alto
7 24 (3.42%) F5
7 24 (3.42%) Splunk
8 17 (2.42%) Intel Security
8 17 (2.42%) SAP
9 16 (2.28%) Oracle
10 13 (1.85%) Aerohive Networks
11 12 (1.71%) IBM
12 10 (1.42%) Blue Coat
12 10 (1.42%) Google
12 10 (1.42%) LogRhythm
12 10 (1.42%) Symantec
13 9 (1.28%) HP
14 8 (1.14%) Forcepoint
15 7 (1.00%) Fortinet
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