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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Architecture over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architecture
Rank 357 427 399
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -28
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 283 188 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.57% 0.38% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.47% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 89 136
Median daily rate £565 £510 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.78% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £650 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Median hourly rate £43.50 £57.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.34% +64.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.30 £57.50 £28.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.70 £57.50 £37.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £62.50 £51.17 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+22.14% +46.20%
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
40834 39914 38314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.42% 79.72% 78.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 27442 26221 24456
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 936 1059 1135
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.21 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £50.00 £46.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Security Architecture as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 June 2016.

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 27 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architecture within the England region over the 3 months to 27 June 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 +50 133 £600 +14.28% 28
South East +6 49 £525 +10.52% 14
South West +21 27 £450 -18.18% 2
North West -6 16 £550 -31.25% 2
East Midlands +3 12 £583 +10.95%
West Midlands -29 12 £500 +11.11% 3
East of England +16 11 £550 +22.22% 2
North East -46 10 £800 -
Yorkshire - 9 £650 - 1
Midlands - 6 £550 -
Security Architecture
UK

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Security Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Security Architecture.

1 211 (40.11%) CISSP
2 198 (37.64%) Information Security
3 114 (21.67%) TOGAF
4 111 (21.10%) Cybersecurity
5 100 (19.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 96 (18.25%) Agile Software Development
7 89 (16.92%) Finance
8 85 (16.16%) Security Cleared
9 83 (15.78%) Risk Management
10 75 (14.26%) Firewall
11 72 (13.69%) Windows
12 71 (13.50%) SC Cleared
13 70 (13.31%) Network Security
14 67 (12.74%) SIEM
14 67 (12.74%) Management Information System
14 67 (12.74%) CESG
15 65 (12.36%) Enterprise Architecture
16 64 (12.17%) PCI DSS
16 64 (12.17%) CISM
17 63 (11.98%) SABSA
18 57 (10.84%) Unix
19 56 (10.65%) CESG Certified Professional
20 55 (10.46%) Linux
21 54 (10.27%) Oracle
21 54 (10.27%) Security Management
21 54 (10.27%) Stakeholder Management
21 54 (10.27%) Degree
22 53 (10.08%) Amazon AWS
23 49 (9.32%) Active Directory
23 49 (9.32%) Internet

Security Architecture
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 14 (2.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 14 (2.66%) IIS
2 8 (1.52%) MS Exchange
2 8 (1.52%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.76%) Apache
3 4 (0.76%) JBoss
4 2 (0.38%) CMS
4 2 (0.38%) Confluence
4 2 (0.38%) Mule
4 2 (0.38%) Mule ESB
4 2 (0.38%) OpenStack
4 2 (0.38%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.19%) iPlanet
5 1 (0.19%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.19%) SAS
5 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (3.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.57%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.38%) GNU Octave
3 2 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.19%) MS Office
4 1 (0.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (2.09%) SAP GRC
2 5 (0.95%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.19%) BusinessWare
3 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.19%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.19%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 53 (10.08%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (7.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.66%) Office 365
4 12 (2.28%) SaaS
5 10 (1.90%) IaaS
5 10 (1.90%) PaaS
6 8 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.57%) Yammer
8 1 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.19%) IBM PureFlex
8 1 (0.19%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 75 (14.26%) Firewall
2 70 (13.31%) Network Security
3 49 (9.32%) Internet
4 22 (4.18%) Intrusion Detection
5 21 (3.99%) Wireless
6 18 (3.42%) SSL
7 16 (3.04%) LAN
8 11 (2.09%) SAN
8 11 (2.09%) WAN
9 10 (1.90%) IPsec
9 10 (1.90%) MPLS
9 10 (1.90%) SMTP
9 10 (1.90%) TCP/IP
10 9 (1.71%) Cisco ISE
10 9 (1.71%) DNS
11 8 (1.52%) LDAP
11 8 (1.52%) Multicast
12 7 (1.33%) Intranet
12 7 (1.33%) VLAN
12 7 (1.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (6.08%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.66%) Big Data
3 11 (2.09%) DB2
4 4 (0.76%) MongoDB
5 3 (0.57%) Data Mining
5 3 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.19%) DB2 UDB
6 1 (0.19%) MySQL
6 1 (0.19%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (0.76%) ERwin
2 3 (0.57%) MSI
3 2 (0.38%) GitLab
3 2 (0.38%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.38%) JIRA
General
1 89 (16.92%) Finance
2 34 (6.46%) Banking
3 27 (5.13%) Legal
4 17 (3.23%) Retail
4 17 (3.23%) Telecoms
5 8 (1.52%) Investment Banking
6 4 (0.76%) Games
6 4 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.57%) Front Office
7 3 (0.57%) Publishing
8 2 (0.38%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.19%) Advertising
9 1 (0.19%) Automotive
9 1 (0.19%) Law
9 1 (0.19%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 319 (60.65%) Architect
2 255 (48.48%) Security Architect
3 73 (13.88%) Consultant
4 57 (10.84%) Security Consultant
5 35 (6.65%) Cloud Architect
6 32 (6.08%) Analyst
7 30 (5.70%) CISSP Architect
7 30 (5.70%) Security Analyst
7 30 (5.70%) Technical Architect
8 27 (5.13%) Security Engineer
9 24 (4.56%) Senior Architect
10 23 (4.37%) Enterprise Architect
11 22 (4.18%) Information Security Architect
12 21 (3.99%) Cybersecurity Architect
13 20 (3.80%) Information Architect
13 20 (3.80%) Security Manager
14 18 (3.42%) Enterprise Security Architect
15 17 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
15 17 (3.23%) TOGAF Architect
16 16 (3.04%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (4.18%) JSON
2 20 (3.80%) .NET
3 10 (1.90%) jQuery
3 10 (1.90%) REST
4 9 (1.71%) Ajax
4 9 (1.71%) CSS
4 9 (1.71%) CSS3
4 9 (1.71%) HTML
4 9 (1.71%) HTML5
5 7 (1.33%) SAML
5 7 (1.33%) XML
6 6 (1.14%) Web Services
7 5 (0.95%) Middleware
8 4 (0.76%) EDI
9 3 (0.57%) Play Framework
9 3 (0.57%) WAP
10 2 (0.38%) J2EE
10 2 (0.38%) LAMP
10 2 (0.38%) SOAP
10 2 (0.38%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 67 (12.74%) CESG
1 67 (12.74%) Management Information System
2 45 (8.56%) Data Centre
3 26 (4.94%) PKI
4 23 (4.37%) Cryptography
5 17 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (3.04%) CESG CLAS
7 13 (2.47%) Computer Science
7 13 (2.47%) Mathematics
8 12 (2.28%) Embedded Systems
8 12 (2.28%) Mobile App
9 10 (1.90%) Data Protection Act
9 10 (1.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 10 (1.90%) Smartcard
10 8 (1.52%) Algorithms
10 8 (1.52%) Client/Server
10 8 (1.52%) Private Cloud
10 8 (1.52%) SCADA
11 7 (1.33%) Security Operations Centre
11 7 (1.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 72 (13.69%) Windows
2 57 (10.84%) Unix
3 55 (10.46%) Linux
4 10 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (1.33%) Android
5 7 (1.33%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.33%) Windows Vista
6 4 (0.76%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.57%) Solaris
7 3 (0.57%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.57%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.57%) zOS
8 2 (0.38%) AIX
9 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (37.64%) Information Security
2 114 (21.67%) TOGAF
3 111 (21.10%) Cybersecurity
4 96 (18.25%) Agile Software Development
5 83 (15.78%) Risk Management
6 67 (12.74%) SIEM
7 65 (12.36%) Enterprise Architecture
8 63 (11.98%) SABSA
9 54 (10.27%) Security Management
9 54 (10.27%) Stakeholder Management
10 48 (9.13%) Risk Assessment
11 46 (8.75%) Information Assurance
12 45 (8.56%) Data Protection
12 45 (8.56%) Security Operations
13 38 (7.22%) Penetration Testing
14 37 (7.03%) ITIL
15 35 (6.65%) Project Management
16 34 (6.46%) Vulnerability Management
17 33 (6.27%) Identity Access Management
17 33 (6.27%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 39 (7.41%) Java
2 26 (4.94%) SQL
3 14 (2.66%) Shell Script
4 13 (2.47%) PHP
5 12 (2.28%) PowerShell
6 11 (2.09%) JavaScript
7 10 (1.90%) Python
8 9 (1.71%) C
9 5 (0.95%) Perl
9 5 (0.95%) Ruby
10 4 (0.76%) C++
11 3 (0.57%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.38%) Assembly Language
12 2 (0.38%) C#
13 1 (0.19%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 211 (40.11%) CISSP
2 85 (16.16%) Security Cleared
3 71 (13.50%) SC Cleared
4 64 (12.17%) CISM
5 56 (10.65%) CESG Certified Professional
6 54 (10.27%) Degree
7 40 (7.60%) CISA
8 36 (6.84%) CLAS
9 31 (5.89%) ISSAP
10 27 (5.13%) CEH
11 21 (3.99%) CREST Certified
11 21 (3.99%) GIAC
12 15 (2.85%) CRISC
12 15 (2.85%) IISP
13 14 (2.66%) CISMP
14 11 (2.09%) Cisco Certification
14 11 (2.09%) DV Cleared
15 10 (1.90%) GCIH
15 10 (1.90%) SANS
16 8 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (19.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 64 (12.17%) PCI DSS
3 27 (5.13%) RMADS
4 20 (3.80%) COBIT
5 18 (3.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 14 (2.66%) ISO27005
7 9 (1.71%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 6 (1.14%) Disclosure Scotland
8 6 (1.14%) FIPS 140-2
8 6 (1.14%) GxP
8 6 (1.14%) ISAE 3402
8 6 (1.14%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.95%) Government Security Classifications
9 5 (0.95%) ISO27002
10 4 (0.76%) Data Quality
10 4 (0.76%) ISO22301
11 3 (0.57%) QA
12 2 (0.38%) JSP 440
13 1 (0.19%) BS25999
13 1 (0.19%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 49 (9.32%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.14%) Sendmail
4 1 (0.19%) ClearTrust
4 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.19%) PowerHA
4 1 (0.19%) Snort
4 1 (0.19%) SRDF
4 1 (0.19%) XenApp
4 1 (0.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (1.90%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (0.76%) QRadar
3 3 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.57%) Puppet
3 3 (0.57%) yum
4 2 (0.38%) Cacti
4 2 (0.38%) CloudHub
4 2 (0.38%) HP Fortify
4 2 (0.38%) Nagios
4 2 (0.38%) Nessus
4 2 (0.38%) RSA enVision
4 2 (0.38%) SCCM
4 2 (0.38%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.19%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.19%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.19%) EMC VPLEX
5 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 54 (10.27%) Oracle
2 41 (7.79%) Microsoft
3 40 (7.60%) Cisco
4 24 (4.56%) ArcSight
5 21 (3.99%) SAP
6 17 (3.23%) Sybase
7 13 (2.47%) Splunk
7 13 (2.47%) VMware
8 11 (2.09%) Cyber-Ark
9 9 (1.71%) Citrix
9 9 (1.71%) Forcepoint
9 9 (1.71%) Qualys
9 9 (1.71%) Symantec
10 8 (1.52%) IBM
10 8 (1.52%) Intel Security
10 8 (1.52%) Sun
11 7 (1.33%) Tripwire
12 6 (1.14%) Barracuda Networks
12 6 (1.14%) Juniper
12 6 (1.14%) NetApp
London
Square One Resources
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Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
RP International
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Lorien Resourcing
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