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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architect
Rank 428 442 453
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 129 97 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.22% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.23% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 70 48
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£540 £541 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.23% +8.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £450 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £650 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £485 £510 £427
% change year-on-year
-4.90% +19.43%
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%
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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
42131 41322 38316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.43% 92.67% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 26842 25081 22205
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1651 1833 2326
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -6.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.09 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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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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 58 £569 +3.40% 14
South East -6 22 £425 -15.00% 5
South West -4 18 £473 -13.10%
North West +2 13 £493 -6.19%
West Midlands +10 10 £550 - 1
East Midlands +19 4 £600 - 3
Yorkshire - 4 £500 - 1
East of England - 4 £550 - 2
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Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 143 (45.98%) Security Architecture
2 93 (29.90%) Security Cleared
3 89 (28.62%) Information Security
4 75 (24.12%) CISSP
5 56 (18.01%) SC Cleared
6 53 (17.04%) TOGAF
6 53 (17.04%) Firewall
7 52 (16.72%) Cyber Security
8 50 (16.08%) Information Assurance
9 48 (15.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 47 (15.11%) Cisco
11 44 (14.15%) Network Security
12 42 (13.50%) Telecoms
12 42 (13.50%) Finance
13 34 (10.93%) CESG
13 34 (10.93%) SABSA
14 32 (10.29%) Management Information System
15 31 (9.97%) CISM
15 31 (9.97%) Internet
15 31 (9.97%) PCI DSS
16 27 (8.68%) Enterprise Architecture
16 27 (8.68%) LAN
16 27 (8.68%) WAN
17 26 (8.36%) Degree
18 25 (8.04%) Agile Software Development
18 25 (8.04%) Data Security
19 24 (7.72%) CheckPoint
19 24 (7.72%) SIEM
20 23 (7.40%) Technical Architecture
20 23 (7.40%) Data Protection

Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (1.93%) IIS
2 2 (0.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (0.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.32%) Summit
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.89%) IaaS
2 7 (2.25%) SaaS
2 7 (2.25%) PaaS
3 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 53 (17.04%) Firewall
2 44 (14.15%) Network Security
3 31 (9.97%) Internet
4 27 (8.68%) LAN
4 27 (8.68%) WAN
5 15 (4.82%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (4.82%) OSPF
5 15 (4.82%) BGP
5 15 (4.82%) EIGRP
6 14 (4.50%) VPN
7 12 (3.86%) Extranet
8 10 (3.22%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (2.57%) MPLS
9 8 (2.57%) IP Telephony
10 7 (2.25%) Multicast
11 6 (1.93%) 4G
11 6 (1.93%) 3G
12 5 (1.61%) ATM
13 4 (1.29%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (1.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.29%) Hadoop
2 3 (0.96%) Big Data
3 1 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.32%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.32%) NoSQL
General
1 42 (13.50%) Telecoms
1 42 (13.50%) Finance
2 21 (6.75%) Retail
3 14 (4.50%) Banking
4 8 (2.57%) Legal
5 7 (2.25%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.25%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.61%) Multimedia
7 4 (1.29%) Marketing
8 3 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.96%) Electronics
9 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.32%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.29%) JSP
1 4 (1.29%) Web Services
2 3 (0.96%) XACML
2 3 (0.96%) SAML
3 2 (0.64%) Middleware
4 1 (0.32%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.32%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 34 (10.93%) CESG
2 32 (10.29%) Management Information System
3 17 (5.47%) PKI
3 17 (5.47%) CESG CLAS
4 15 (4.82%) Computer Science
5 12 (3.86%) Data Protection Act
6 11 (3.54%) RMADS
7 10 (3.22%) Mobile Computing
8 8 (2.57%) SCADA
9 7 (2.25%) Cryptography
9 7 (2.25%) Freedom of Information Act
10 4 (1.29%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.29%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (1.29%) Physics
10 4 (1.29%) Open Source
10 4 (1.29%) Freedom of Information
11 3 (0.96%) Online Banking
11 3 (0.96%) Biometrics
11 3 (0.96%) DTV
12 2 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (4.50%) Windows
2 12 (3.86%) UNIX
3 9 (2.89%) Linux
4 7 (2.25%) Solaris
5 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.32%) CentOS
5 1 (0.32%) AIX
5 1 (0.32%) HPUX
5 1 (0.32%) MVS
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (45.98%) Security Architecture
2 89 (28.62%) Information Security
3 53 (17.04%) TOGAF
4 52 (16.72%) Cyber Security
5 50 (16.08%) Information Assurance
6 34 (10.93%) SABSA
7 27 (8.68%) Enterprise Architecture
8 25 (8.04%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (8.04%) Data Security
9 24 (7.72%) SIEM
10 23 (7.40%) Technical Architecture
10 23 (7.40%) Data Protection
11 22 (7.07%) ITIL
12 20 (6.43%) Zachman Framework
13 18 (5.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 18 (5.79%) Network Architecture
13 18 (5.79%) Risk Management
14 16 (5.14%) Network Design
15 15 (4.82%) Security Management
16 13 (4.18%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (1.61%) C
1 5 (1.61%) C++
2 4 (1.29%) Python
2 4 (1.29%) Perl
2 4 (1.29%) Shell Script
3 2 (0.64%) SQL
3 2 (0.64%) VBScript
3 2 (0.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 93 (29.90%) Security Cleared
2 75 (24.12%) CISSP
3 56 (18.01%) SC Cleared
4 31 (9.97%) CISM
5 26 (8.36%) Degree
6 21 (6.75%) DV Cleared
7 14 (4.50%) CISA
8 10 (3.22%) ISSAP
9 7 (2.25%) CEH
9 7 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (1.61%) CCNA
11 4 (1.29%) CCIE
11 4 (1.29%) CCNP
12 3 (0.96%) BC Cleared
13 2 (0.64%) ISACA
13 2 (0.64%) GCED
13 2 (0.64%) Postgraduate
13 2 (0.64%) CSSLP
13 2 (0.64%) GSEC
14 1 (0.32%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (15.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (9.97%) PCI DSS
3 15 (4.82%) COBIT
4 6 (1.93%) JSP 440
5 5 (1.61%) BS7799
6 4 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 4 (1.29%) ISO 9000
6 4 (1.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.64%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.32%) QA
8 1 (0.32%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 5 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.29%) Sendmail
3 2 (0.64%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (0.32%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.32%) vSphere
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (1.61%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (1.29%) MIMEsweeper
2 4 (1.29%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (0.64%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.32%) SCCM
4 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 47 (15.11%) Cisco
2 24 (7.72%) CheckPoint
3 22 (7.07%) McAfee
4 17 (5.47%) Microsoft
5 14 (4.50%) Oracle
6 13 (4.18%) Juniper
7 10 (3.22%) F5
8 9 (2.89%) VMware
8 9 (2.89%) Symantec
9 7 (2.25%) Blue Coat
9 7 (2.25%) SAP
10 6 (1.93%) Splunk
10 6 (1.93%) ArcSight
11 4 (1.29%) CA
11 4 (1.29%) NetApp
11 4 (1.29%) Sun
11 4 (1.29%) IBM
11 4 (1.29%) HP
11 4 (1.29%) Websense
12 3 (0.96%) Sourcefire
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