The table below looks at the statistics for Security Architecture skills 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 Architecture over the 3 months to 28 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architecture
Rank 391 386 513
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +127
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 210 206 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.40% 0.41% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.53% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 138 38
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£515 £500 £505
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.00% -0.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £410 £387
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £600 £725
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Average hourly rate £42.00 £35.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.30% -5.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.17 £35.50 -
% change year-on-year
+44.14% -
Security Architecture
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41497 38505 36269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 78.08% 76.52% 75.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 27539 24264 22731
Average daily rate £425 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1118 1078 1016
Average hourly rate £31.22 £23.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.73% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.30 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Architecture across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in England

Security Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Architecture across the England region.

Security Architecture Daily Rate Trend in England

Security Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Architecture across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Security Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in England

Security Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Architecture across the England region.

Security Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in England

Security Architecture
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Architecture across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Security Architecture Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Security Architecture
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 Architecture within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 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 -5 77 £525 +0.96% 16
South East +1 47 £488 -2.01% 4
North West -39 27 £775 +51.96% 5
West Midlands +4 19 £450 -9.09% 2
South West -12 13 £513 +2.50% 3
East of England +7 12 £400 - 2
East Midlands -3 7 £515 -8.64% 2
Yorkshire -26 4 £700 +7.69% 3
Midlands - 2 £468 -
North East - 2 £700 - 2
Security Architecture
UK

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Security Architecture also 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 that cited Security Architecture.

1 150 (40.21%) Information Security
2 120 (32.17%) CISSP
3 90 (24.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 83 (22.25%) Firewall
5 72 (19.30%) Finance
6 70 (18.77%) TOGAF
7 62 (16.62%) Risk Management
8 56 (15.01%) Management Information System
9 55 (14.75%) SIEM
10 54 (14.48%) CISM
11 53 (14.21%) Security Cleared
12 50 (13.40%) Enterprise Architecture
12 50 (13.40%) SABSA
13 47 (12.60%) Vulnerability Management
14 45 (12.06%) Windows
15 44 (11.80%) ITIL
16 42 (11.26%) Agile Software Development
16 42 (11.26%) Degree
16 42 (11.26%) SC Cleared
16 42 (11.26%) Network Security
17 41 (10.99%) Linux
17 41 (10.99%) Java
18 40 (10.72%) Data Protection
19 39 (10.46%) PCI DSS
20 35 (9.38%) Open Source
21 33 (8.85%) Data Centre
22 32 (8.58%) Cyber Security
23 31 (8.31%) Banking
24 29 (7.77%) Security Management
24 29 (7.77%) Scrum

Security Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Security Architecture also 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 that cited Security Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (6.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 12 (3.22%) WebLogic
3 8 (2.14%) Apache
4 7 (1.88%) OpenStack
5 6 (1.61%) IIS
5 6 (1.61%) SAS
6 4 (1.07%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.54%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.54%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.27%) iPlanet
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.27%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (1.34%) MS Office
2 3 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (0.54%) TIBCO iProcess
1 2 (0.54%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.27%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.27%) Summit
2 1 (0.27%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.27%) BusinessWare
2 1 (0.27%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.22%) SaaS
2 3 (0.80%) PaaS
2 3 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.54%) Office 365
4 1 (0.27%) IaaS
4 1 (0.27%) SoftLayer
4 1 (0.27%) Symantec.cloud
4 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 83 (22.25%) Firewall
2 42 (11.26%) Network Security
3 19 (5.09%) Intrusion Detection
4 17 (4.56%) LAN
4 17 (4.56%) VPN
5 16 (4.29%) WAN
5 16 (4.29%) TCP/IP
6 14 (3.75%) SAN
6 14 (3.75%) IPsec
7 12 (3.22%) DNS
8 8 (2.14%) OSPF
8 8 (2.14%) BGP
8 8 (2.14%) EIGRP
9 7 (1.88%) VLAN
9 7 (1.88%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (1.88%) Internet
10 6 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (1.34%) HSRP
11 5 (1.34%) VRRP
11 5 (1.34%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.56%) Big Data
2 12 (3.22%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (2.68%) SQL Server
4 6 (1.61%) NoSQL
5 5 (1.34%) MySQL
6 4 (1.07%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (0.80%) ActiveReports
7 3 (0.80%) Cognos Report Studio
7 3 (0.80%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 3 (0.80%) OLAP
7 3 (0.80%) Snowflake Schema
7 3 (0.80%) Star Schema
8 2 (0.54%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.27%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.27%) DB2 UDB
9 1 (0.27%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.27%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.27%) DB2
General
1 72 (19.30%) Finance
2 31 (8.31%) Banking
3 19 (5.09%) Retail
4 18 (4.83%) Telecoms
5 15 (4.02%) Legal
6 7 (1.88%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.07%) Publishing
7 4 (1.07%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.07%) Marketing
8 3 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.54%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.54%) Games
9 2 (0.54%) Law
10 1 (0.27%) Automotive
10 1 (0.27%) Wholesale Banking
10 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.27%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 222 (59.52%) Architect
2 146 (39.14%) Security Architect
3 72 (19.30%) Consultant
4 50 (13.40%) Security Consultant
5 36 (9.65%) Technical Architect
6 29 (7.77%) Analyst
7 28 (7.51%) Security Analyst
7 28 (7.51%) Solutions Architect
8 21 (5.63%) Security Engineer
9 19 (5.09%) Enterprise Architect
10 16 (4.29%) IT Architect
10 16 (4.29%) Information Security Consultant
10 16 (4.29%) Security Specialist
10 16 (4.29%) IT Security Architect
11 15 (4.02%) Information Architect
12 14 (3.75%) Technical Consultant
12 14 (3.75%) Security Manager
12 14 (3.75%) Information Security Architect
13 10 (2.68%) Lead Security Architect
13 10 (2.68%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.02%) J2EE
2 9 (2.41%) Middleware
3 8 (2.14%) Java EE 5
4 6 (1.61%) JMS
5 4 (1.07%) XML
6 3 (0.80%) Web Services
6 3 (0.80%) Java EE
6 3 (0.80%) SAML
7 2 (0.54%) Regular Expression
7 2 (0.54%) .NET
8 1 (0.27%) MSMQ
8 1 (0.27%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.27%) EJB
8 1 (0.27%) JSP
8 1 (0.27%) Servlets
8 1 (0.27%) SOAP
8 1 (0.27%) Apache Flex
8 1 (0.27%) Silverlight
8 1 (0.27%) Java RMI
8 1 (0.27%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 56 (15.01%) Management Information System
2 33 (8.85%) Data Centre
3 26 (6.97%) PKI
4 21 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (5.63%) CESG
5 16 (4.29%) Computer Science
5 16 (4.29%) Data Protection Act
6 11 (2.95%) RMADS
7 10 (2.68%) CESG CLAS
8 8 (2.14%) Cryptography
8 8 (2.14%) Data Integration
9 6 (1.61%) DataPower
9 6 (1.61%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.80%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 3 (0.80%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.80%) GIS
12 2 (0.54%) Smart Meter
12 2 (0.54%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 45 (12.06%) Windows
2 41 (10.99%) Linux
3 27 (7.24%) UNIX
4 17 (4.56%) AIX
5 12 (3.22%) Solaris
6 7 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.54%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.27%) zOS
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.27%) Android
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (40.21%) Information Security
2 70 (18.77%) TOGAF
3 62 (16.62%) Risk Management
4 55 (14.75%) SIEM
5 50 (13.40%) SABSA
5 50 (13.40%) Enterprise Architecture
6 47 (12.60%) Vulnerability Management
7 44 (11.80%) ITIL
8 42 (11.26%) Agile Software Development
9 40 (10.72%) Data Protection
10 35 (9.38%) Open Source
11 32 (8.58%) Cyber Security
12 29 (7.77%) Security Management
12 29 (7.77%) Scrum
13 28 (7.51%) Technical Architecture
14 25 (6.70%) Capacity Planning
15 23 (6.17%) Penetration Testing
15 23 (6.17%) Migration
16 22 (5.90%) Identity Management
16 22 (5.90%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (10.99%) Java
2 14 (3.75%) SQL
3 13 (3.49%) C
4 6 (1.61%) Shell Script
5 5 (1.34%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.54%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.54%) C#
7 1 (0.27%) C++
7 1 (0.27%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.27%) Perl
7 1 (0.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 120 (32.17%) CISSP
2 54 (14.48%) CISM
3 53 (14.21%) Security Cleared
4 42 (11.26%) SC Cleared
4 42 (11.26%) Degree
5 23 (6.17%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (4.56%) ISSAP
7 15 (4.02%) GIAC
8 14 (3.75%) CISA
9 12 (3.22%) DV Cleared
10 11 (2.95%) CCNA
11 8 (2.14%) ISACA
12 7 (1.88%) CCNP
12 7 (1.88%) CRISC
13 6 (1.61%) JNCIA
13 6 (1.61%) CCSA
13 6 (1.61%) CCIE
13 6 (1.61%) CEH
14 5 (1.34%) MCSE
14 5 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (24.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 39 (10.46%) PCI DSS
3 20 (5.36%) COBIT
4 13 (3.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (1.88%) HIPAA
6 4 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 3 (0.80%) SLA
8 1 (0.27%) BS7799
8 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.27%) GxP
8 1 (0.27%) QA
8 1 (0.27%) HMG Infosec
8 1 (0.27%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.27%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 9 (2.41%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.14%) PowerHA
3 4 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.27%) Shibboleth
4 1 (0.27%) Snort
4 1 (0.27%) ClearTrust
Systems Management
1 2 (0.54%) CA Single Sign-On
1 2 (0.54%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 27 (7.24%) Oracle
2 24 (6.43%) Cisco
3 17 (4.56%) ArcSight
4 15 (4.02%) Microsoft
5 14 (3.75%) F5
6 12 (3.22%) Informatica
7 11 (2.95%) Splunk
8 10 (2.68%) McAfee
8 10 (2.68%) Citrix
9 8 (2.14%) CheckPoint
9 8 (2.14%) Symantec
10 7 (1.88%) TIBCO
10 7 (1.88%) Juniper
10 7 (1.88%) IBM
10 7 (1.88%) SAP
11 6 (1.61%) Tripwire
12 5 (1.34%) VMware
12 5 (1.34%) PayPal
12 5 (1.34%) FireEye
13 4 (1.07%) Aruba
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