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 26 February 2015 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architect
Rank 422 421 435
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 138 135 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.29% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.32% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 103 50
Average daily rate
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£550 £525 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £645 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £510 £450
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £55.00
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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
43265 42840 38456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.40% 92.50% 92.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 27090 25773 22427
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1673 1859 2173
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

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 26 February 2015.

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 26 February 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -10 66 £550 - 8
North West -12 19 £485 -4.90% 2
South East -34 19 £425 -17.07% 2
South West +3 14 £480 -11.72% 1
West Midlands +3 11 £550 +15.78% 2
East Midlands +9 4 £600 - 2
East of England - 3 £550 -
Yorkshire - 1 £500 -
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Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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.

1 148 (47.13%) Security Architecture
2 84 (26.75%) Information Security
3 81 (25.80%) Security Cleared
4 74 (23.57%) CISSP
5 56 (17.83%) TOGAF
6 55 (17.52%) Firewall
7 53 (16.88%) Cyber Security
8 51 (16.24%) Network Security
9 49 (15.61%) SC Cleared
9 49 (15.61%) Finance
10 48 (15.29%) Cisco
11 46 (14.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 45 (14.33%) Telecoms
13 42 (13.38%) Information Assurance
14 38 (12.10%) SABSA
15 33 (10.51%) CISM
15 33 (10.51%) Internet
16 28 (8.92%) Management Information System
16 28 (8.92%) LAN
16 28 (8.92%) WAN
16 28 (8.92%) PCI DSS
16 28 (8.92%) Degree
16 28 (8.92%) Enterprise Architecture
17 27 (8.60%) CheckPoint
18 24 (7.64%) Data Security
18 24 (7.64%) PKI
18 24 (7.64%) CESG
19 22 (7.01%) Agile Software Development
19 22 (7.01%) Technical Architecture
20 21 (6.69%) SIEM

Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 6 (1.91%) IIS
2 2 (0.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.32%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (0.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.32%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.50%) PaaS
2 8 (2.55%) IaaS
3 7 (2.23%) SaaS
4 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.32%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (17.52%) Firewall
2 51 (16.24%) Network Security
3 33 (10.51%) Internet
4 28 (8.92%) LAN
4 28 (8.92%) WAN
5 19 (6.05%) VPN
6 18 (5.73%) Cisco ASA
7 15 (4.78%) OSPF
7 15 (4.78%) BGP
7 15 (4.78%) EIGRP
8 12 (3.82%) Extranet
9 10 (3.18%) Intrusion Detection
10 8 (2.55%) IP Telephony
10 8 (2.55%) MPLS
11 7 (2.23%) SSL
11 7 (2.23%) Multicast
12 6 (1.91%) 4G
12 6 (1.91%) 3G
13 5 (1.59%) DNS
13 5 (1.59%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.55%) Hadoop
2 5 (1.59%) Big Data
3 4 (1.27%) SQL Server
4 3 (0.96%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.32%) NoSQL
General
1 49 (15.61%) Finance
2 45 (14.33%) Telecoms
3 21 (6.69%) Retail
4 13 (4.14%) Banking
5 9 (2.87%) Legal
6 7 (2.23%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.59%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.59%) Multimedia
8 4 (1.27%) Marketing
9 3 (0.96%) Electronics
9 3 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.64%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.23%) Web Services
2 6 (1.91%) SAML
3 3 (0.96%) XML
3 3 (0.96%) JSP
3 3 (0.96%) SOAP
3 3 (0.96%) JSON
3 3 (0.96%) OAuth
3 3 (0.96%) XACML
3 3 (0.96%) REST
4 1 (0.32%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.32%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.32%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.92%) Management Information System
2 24 (7.64%) CESG
2 24 (7.64%) PKI
3 15 (4.78%) Computer Science
3 15 (4.78%) CESG CLAS
4 11 (3.50%) Data Protection Act
5 10 (3.18%) Mobile Computing
6 8 (2.55%) Cryptography
7 7 (2.23%) RMADS
7 7 (2.23%) SCADA
7 7 (2.23%) Open Source
8 6 (1.91%) Freedom of Information Act
9 4 (1.27%) Freedom of Information
9 4 (1.27%) Biometrics
9 4 (1.27%) Physics
9 4 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (0.96%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.96%) DTV
10 3 (0.96%) Online Banking
11 2 (0.64%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.10%) Windows
2 14 (4.46%) UNIX
3 8 (2.55%) Solaris
4 7 (2.23%) Linux
5 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.32%) CentOS
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.32%) AIX
5 1 (0.32%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (47.13%) Security Architecture
2 84 (26.75%) Information Security
3 56 (17.83%) TOGAF
4 53 (16.88%) Cyber Security
5 42 (13.38%) Information Assurance
6 38 (12.10%) SABSA
7 28 (8.92%) Enterprise Architecture
8 24 (7.64%) Data Security
9 22 (7.01%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (7.01%) Technical Architecture
10 21 (6.69%) SIEM
11 18 (5.73%) Network Architecture
11 18 (5.73%) ITIL
12 17 (5.41%) Data Protection
13 16 (5.10%) Network Design
13 16 (5.10%) Risk Management
14 15 (4.78%) Security Management
14 15 (4.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 13 (4.14%) Zachman Framework
15 13 (4.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (2.23%) C++
2 6 (1.91%) Java
2 6 (1.91%) C
3 5 (1.59%) Python
3 5 (1.59%) Shell Script
3 5 (1.59%) Perl
3 5 (1.59%) SQL
4 2 (0.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 81 (25.80%) Security Cleared
2 74 (23.57%) CISSP
3 49 (15.61%) SC Cleared
4 33 (10.51%) CISM
5 28 (8.92%) Degree
6 18 (5.73%) DV Cleared
7 10 (3.18%) ISSAP
7 10 (3.18%) CISA
8 7 (2.23%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (1.59%) CCNA
10 4 (1.27%) CCIE
10 4 (1.27%) CCNP
11 3 (0.96%) CISMP
11 3 (0.96%) BC Cleared
11 3 (0.96%) CEH
12 2 (0.64%) CSSLP
12 2 (0.64%) ISACA
12 2 (0.64%) GCED
12 2 (0.64%) Postgraduate
12 2 (0.64%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (14.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (8.92%) PCI DSS
3 17 (5.41%) COBIT
4 5 (1.59%) JSP 440
5 4 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (0.64%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.64%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.32%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 6 (1.91%) Active Directory
1 6 (1.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.59%) Sendmail
3 2 (0.64%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (0.32%) vSphere
4 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (1.59%) MIMEsweeper
1 5 (1.59%) MAILsweeper
2 4 (1.27%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.64%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.32%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (0.32%) SCCM
4 1 (0.32%) Puppet
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 48 (15.29%) Cisco
2 27 (8.60%) CheckPoint
3 17 (5.41%) McAfee
4 15 (4.78%) Oracle
5 13 (4.14%) Microsoft
6 12 (3.82%) Juniper
7 11 (3.50%) VMware
8 8 (2.55%) F5
9 7 (2.23%) Blue Coat
10 6 (1.91%) Symantec
10 6 (1.91%) Splunk
10 6 (1.91%) SAP
11 5 (1.59%) CA
11 5 (1.59%) ArcSight
11 5 (1.59%) NetApp
11 5 (1.59%) Websense
12 4 (1.27%) BT
12 4 (1.27%) IBM
12 4 (1.27%) Sun
13 3 (0.96%) HP
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