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 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Architect
UK / England
Rank 370 342 432
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +90
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 207 294 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.49% 0.63% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.66% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 183 100
Median daily rate £575 £563 £535
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £414
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £538 £550 £500
% change year-on-year
-2.27% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Median hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.50 -

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
39601 44590 45082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.66% 95.07% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 25970 29094 28268
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 £255 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1416 1498 1792
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

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 February 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 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
London -8 118 £600 - 28
South East -23 30 £538 -0.46% 3
North West -1 15 £588 +4.44% 5
Yorkshire +24 14 £450 -13.66% 1
East of England -12 12 £575 -8.00% 2
West Midlands -6 8 £513 +10.21% 8
South West +4 3 £550 - 3
East Midlands - 3 £550 -
Security Architect
UK

Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 176 (33.15%) Security Architecture
2 139 (26.18%) Information Security
3 116 (21.85%) Cybersecurity
4 109 (20.53%) Security Cleared
5 100 (18.83%) CISSP
6 99 (18.64%) Network Security
7 97 (18.27%) Finance
8 96 (18.08%) Firewall
9 93 (17.51%) SC Cleared
10 92 (17.33%) TOGAF
11 80 (15.07%) Cisco
12 74 (13.94%) Amazon AWS
13 66 (12.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 54 (10.17%) Microsoft Azure
15 47 (8.85%) Cisco Certification
16 46 (8.66%) Stakeholder Management
16 46 (8.66%) PCI DSS
17 44 (8.29%) Windows
18 43 (8.10%) Banking
18 43 (8.10%) Retail
18 43 (8.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
19 42 (7.91%) Enterprise Architecture
19 42 (7.91%) Agile Software Development
19 42 (7.91%) Internet
20 40 (7.53%) CISM
21 39 (7.34%) CLAS
22 38 (7.16%) Risk Management
23 35 (6.59%) SIEM
23 35 (6.59%) CheckPoint
23 35 (6.59%) WAN

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 16 (3.01%) OpenStack
2 3 (0.56%) Apache
3 2 (0.38%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.38%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.19%) Liferay
4 1 (0.19%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (1.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.38%) MS Office
2 2 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.38%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (2.82%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.56%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.19%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.19%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 74 (13.94%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (10.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (3.01%) IaaS
4 15 (2.82%) Office 365
5 11 (2.07%) PaaS
6 8 (1.51%) SaaS
7 3 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.19%) AWS OpsWorks
8 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.19%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 99 (18.64%) Network Security
2 96 (18.08%) Firewall
3 42 (7.91%) Internet
4 35 (6.59%) WAN
5 31 (5.84%) LAN
5 31 (5.84%) MPLS
6 22 (4.14%) VPN
7 19 (3.58%) DMZ
8 18 (3.39%) Cisco ASA
9 16 (3.01%) LDAP
10 15 (2.82%) Wireless
11 10 (1.88%) NetScaler
11 10 (1.88%) SSL
12 9 (1.69%) 3G
12 9 (1.69%) 4G
12 9 (1.69%) Kerberos
12 9 (1.69%) LTE
13 8 (1.51%) 2G
13 8 (1.51%) Radio Access Network
13 8 (1.51%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.69%) Big Data
1 9 (1.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.56%) SAP BW
2 3 (0.56%) SAP HANA
3 2 (0.38%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.19%) Data Lake
4 1 (0.19%) DocumentDB
4 1 (0.19%) MySQL
4 1 (0.19%) NonStop SQL
4 1 (0.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (0.75%) Jenkins
1 4 (0.75%) Travis CI
General
1 97 (18.27%) Finance
2 43 (8.10%) Banking
2 43 (8.10%) Retail
3 14 (2.64%) Telecoms
4 5 (0.94%) Legal
5 4 (0.75%) Financial Institution
6 3 (0.56%) Investment Banking
6 3 (0.56%) Law
6 3 (0.56%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.38%) Back Office
7 2 (0.38%) Local Government
8 1 (0.19%) Advertising
8 1 (0.19%) Automotive
8 1 (0.19%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.19%) French Language
8 1 (0.19%) Marketing
8 1 (0.19%) Military
8 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.19%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (4.33%) SAML
2 14 (2.64%) Web Services
3 9 (1.69%) OAuth
4 8 (1.51%) Middleware
5 6 (1.13%) RESTful
6 4 (0.75%) OpenID
7 3 (0.56%) J2EE
7 3 (0.56%) JAAS
7 3 (0.56%) OAuth2
7 3 (0.56%) SAP Fiori
7 3 (0.56%) SOAP
8 2 (0.38%) REST
8 2 (0.38%) XML
9 1 (0.19%) .NET
9 1 (0.19%) HTML
9 1 (0.19%) SailPoint
9 1 (0.19%) SPML
9 1 (0.19%) Struts
9 1 (0.19%) Velocity
9 1 (0.19%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 43 (8.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 29 (5.46%) Data Centre
3 28 (5.27%) Management Information System
4 24 (4.52%) PKI
5 19 (3.58%) CESG
6 18 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (3.01%) Cyber Defence
7 16 (3.01%) Security Operations Centre
8 10 (1.88%) Computer Science
9 8 (1.51%) Public Cloud
9 8 (1.51%) Reference Data
10 6 (1.13%) CESG CLAS
10 6 (1.13%) Cyber Attack
11 4 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (0.75%) Private Cloud
11 4 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.38%) Cybercrime
12 2 (0.38%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (0.38%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 44 (8.29%) Windows
2 18 (3.39%) Windows Server
3 17 (3.20%) Unix
4 10 (1.88%) Linux
5 3 (0.56%) AIX
6 2 (0.38%) Android
6 2 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.19%) Solaris
7 1 (0.19%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (33.15%) Security Architecture
2 139 (26.18%) Information Security
3 116 (21.85%) Cybersecurity
4 92 (17.33%) TOGAF
5 46 (8.66%) Stakeholder Management
6 42 (7.91%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (7.91%) Enterprise Architecture
7 38 (7.16%) Risk Management
8 35 (6.59%) SIEM
9 34 (6.40%) Security Operations
10 33 (6.21%) SABSA
11 30 (5.65%) Risk Assessment
12 29 (5.46%) Data Loss Prevention
13 27 (5.08%) Identity Access Management
13 27 (5.08%) Security Management
13 27 (5.08%) Security Testing
14 26 (4.90%) Data Security
15 25 (4.71%) Data Protection
16 23 (4.33%) OWASP
17 22 (4.14%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 8 (1.51%) Java
2 5 (0.94%) SQL
3 4 (0.75%) JavaScript
3 4 (0.75%) Python
4 3 (0.56%) C
4 3 (0.56%) Perl
4 3 (0.56%) Ruby
5 1 (0.19%) PHP
5 1 (0.19%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 109 (20.53%) Security Cleared
2 100 (18.83%) CISSP
3 93 (17.51%) SC Cleared
4 47 (8.85%) Cisco Certification
5 40 (7.53%) CISM
6 39 (7.34%) CLAS
7 29 (5.46%) CCIE
8 23 (4.33%) CRISC
9 21 (3.95%) CCNP
10 18 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (3.01%) CISA
11 16 (3.01%) CISMP
11 16 (3.01%) Degree
11 16 (3.01%) SANS
12 15 (2.82%) DV Cleared
12 15 (2.82%) MCSE
13 12 (2.26%) CESG Certified Professional
13 12 (2.26%) ISSAP
14 10 (1.88%) GIAC
15 7 (1.32%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (12.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 46 (8.66%) PCI DSS
3 10 (1.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (1.51%) COBIT
5 4 (0.75%) GDPR
5 4 (0.75%) QA
5 4 (0.75%) RMADS
6 3 (0.56%) Government Security Classifications
6 3 (0.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 3 (0.56%) JSP 440
6 3 (0.56%) Web Application Security Consortium
7 2 (0.38%) BS7799
7 2 (0.38%) FedRAMP
7 2 (0.38%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.19%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.19%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.19%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 34 (6.40%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.88%) vCloud
3 7 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (1.13%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (1.13%) VMware ESX
5 5 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.38%) BitLocker
6 2 (0.38%) Docker
6 2 (0.38%) Snort
7 1 (0.19%) Firmware
7 1 (0.19%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.19%) NDS
7 1 (0.19%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 10 (1.88%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 7 (1.32%) McAfee ePO
2 7 (1.32%) QRadar
3 5 (0.94%) FortiGate
4 4 (0.75%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 3 (0.56%) OpenAM
6 2 (0.38%) SCOM
7 1 (0.19%) CSIRT
7 1 (0.19%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (0.19%) OpenIDM
7 1 (0.19%) SCCM
7 1 (0.19%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 80 (15.07%) Cisco
2 35 (6.59%) CheckPoint
3 32 (6.03%) VMware
4 31 (5.84%) Microsoft
5 30 (5.65%) Splunk
6 21 (3.95%) Oracle
7 20 (3.77%) Palo Alto
8 18 (3.39%) Intel Security
9 17 (3.20%) Juniper
10 13 (2.45%) F5
10 13 (2.45%) Google
11 11 (2.07%) Fortinet
11 11 (2.07%) Symantec
12 10 (1.88%) Forcepoint
13 8 (1.51%) Blue Coat
13 8 (1.51%) IBM
14 7 (1.32%) Trend Micro
15 6 (1.13%) Tripwire
15 6 (1.13%) Varonis
16 5 (0.94%) SAP
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