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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Architecture
Rank 383 491 479
Rank change year-on-year
+108 -12
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 210 66 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.41% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.18% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 43 51
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £388 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £720 £643
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £523 £525
% change year-on-year
-4.30% -0.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £35.50 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 - -
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
38005 35893 37964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.58% 73.75% 71.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 23987 22503 22456
Average daily rate £413 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1076 980 1367
Average hourly rate £22.50 £29.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.41% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.84 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 22 August 2014.

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
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 22 August 2014. 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 +77 99 £520 -0.95% 11
North West +33 43 £520 +31.81% 5
South East +20 28 £498 -14.95% 12
South West -22 13 £498 +18.45% 7
West Midlands -16 12 £490 -10.90% 2
East of England - 8 £400 - 1
East Midlands +3 3 £564 +7.89% 1
Yorkshire - 1 £650 - 1
North East - - - -
Security Architecture
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Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 128 (32.00%) Information Security
2 96 (24.00%) CISSP
3 92 (23.00%) Firewall
4 87 (21.75%) CESG
5 86 (21.50%) TOGAF
6 79 (19.75%) Security Cleared
7 62 (15.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 55 (13.75%) Cisco
9 54 (13.50%) Windows
10 53 (13.25%) Management Information System
10 53 (13.25%) Network Security
11 52 (13.00%) Enterprise Architecture
12 50 (12.50%) Risk Management
13 47 (11.75%) SC Cleared
14 45 (11.25%) CISM
14 45 (11.25%) CESG CLAS
15 42 (10.50%) RMADS
16 38 (9.50%) Cyber Security
16 38 (9.50%) Finance
17 36 (9.00%) Risk Assessment
18 35 (8.75%) UNIX
19 33 (8.25%) Zachman Framework
19 33 (8.25%) Microsoft
19 33 (8.25%) Information Assurance
19 33 (8.25%) Data Protection
20 32 (8.00%) SIEM
21 30 (7.50%) ITIL
22 29 (7.25%) Juniper
22 29 (7.25%) Project Management
22 29 (7.25%) CheckPoint

Security Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 17 (4.25%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.25%) IIS
2 5 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (1.25%) Oracle Service Bus
2 5 (1.25%) Liferay
3 4 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (1.00%) Node.js
3 4 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.50%) TPMS
4 2 (0.50%) Lync
4 2 (0.50%) CICS
5 1 (0.25%) CMS
5 1 (0.25%) Apache
5 1 (0.25%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.25%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 11 (2.75%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.25%) MS Project
3 4 (1.00%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.75%) Summit
2 2 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.25%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.00%) IaaS
2 4 (1.00%) SaaS
2 4 (1.00%) PaaS
3 2 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 92 (23.00%) Firewall
2 53 (13.25%) Network Security
3 24 (6.00%) WAN
3 24 (6.00%) Wireless
4 22 (5.50%) LAN
5 21 (5.25%) Internet
6 19 (4.75%) SSL
7 15 (3.75%) VPN
8 11 (2.75%) Reverse Proxy
9 9 (2.25%) DMZ
10 7 (1.75%) DNS
11 6 (1.50%) VLAN
11 6 (1.50%) Intrusion Detection
11 6 (1.50%) SAN
12 4 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (1.00%) NetScaler
12 4 (1.00%) Ethernet
12 4 (1.00%) TCP/IP
12 4 (1.00%) LDAP
13 3 (0.75%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.75%) SQL Server
1 11 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (2.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (1.25%) Big Data
3 5 (1.25%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (0.75%) DB2
6 2 (0.50%) MySQL
6 2 (0.50%) Informix
6 2 (0.50%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.25%) Cognos Powerplay
Development Applications
1 4 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (1.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (1.00%) ClearCase
2 3 (0.75%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.25%) QADirector
General
1 38 (9.50%) Finance
2 29 (7.25%) Banking
3 11 (2.75%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.50%) Retail
5 9 (2.25%) Manufacturing
6 8 (2.00%) Publishing
7 5 (1.25%) Legal
8 4 (1.00%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.00%) Law
9 3 (0.75%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.50%) Local Government
10 2 (0.50%) French Language
11 1 (0.25%) Advertising
11 1 (0.25%) Electronics
11 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.25%) German Language
11 1 (0.25%) Marketing
11 1 (0.25%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 202 (50.50%) Architect
2 121 (30.25%) Security Architect
3 54 (13.50%) Consultant
4 42 (10.50%) Security Consultant
5 34 (8.50%) Analyst
5 34 (8.50%) Security Engineer
6 31 (7.75%) Enterprise Architect
6 31 (7.75%) Security Analyst
7 30 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
8 23 (5.75%) Security Advisor
9 22 (5.50%) Information Architect
10 20 (5.00%) Security Manager
11 19 (4.75%) Technical Architect
12 17 (4.25%) CLAS Consultant
13 15 (3.75%) Project Engineer
14 14 (3.50%) Senior Architect
15 13 (3.25%) Information Security Architect
15 13 (3.25%) Enterprise Security Architect
16 11 (2.75%) Information Manager
16 11 (2.75%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (6.25%) Middleware
2 21 (5.25%) .NET
3 14 (3.50%) Web Services
4 8 (2.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (1.50%) XML
6 5 (1.25%) JSON
7 4 (1.00%) jQuery
7 4 (1.00%) LINQ
7 4 (1.00%) WCF
7 4 (1.00%) WF
7 4 (1.00%) HTML5
7 4 (1.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (1.00%) HTML
7 4 (1.00%) XSD
7 4 (1.00%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.00%) CSS
8 3 (0.75%) SOAP
8 3 (0.75%) XSLT
8 3 (0.75%) J2EE
9 2 (0.50%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 87 (21.75%) CESG
2 53 (13.25%) Management Information System
3 45 (11.25%) CESG CLAS
4 42 (10.50%) RMADS
5 13 (3.25%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (2.50%) GIS
7 9 (2.25%) Statistics
7 9 (2.25%) PKI
7 9 (2.25%) FMCG
8 7 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
9 6 (1.50%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.50%) Replication
10 5 (1.25%) Open Source
10 5 (1.25%) Freedom of Information Act
11 4 (1.00%) Smart Meter
11 4 (1.00%) Mobile Payment
11 4 (1.00%) Mainframe
11 4 (1.00%) Cryptography
12 3 (0.75%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 54 (13.50%) Windows
2 35 (8.75%) UNIX
3 21 (5.25%) Linux
4 5 (1.25%) AIX
4 5 (1.25%) Android
5 4 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.00%) VMS
6 3 (0.75%) Solaris
7 2 (0.50%) Windows Vista
7 2 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.50%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.50%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.50%) zOS
8 1 (0.25%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (32.00%) Information Security
2 86 (21.50%) TOGAF
3 52 (13.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 50 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 38 (9.50%) Cyber Security
6 36 (9.00%) Risk Assessment
7 33 (8.25%) Zachman Framework
7 33 (8.25%) Information Assurance
7 33 (8.25%) Data Protection
8 32 (8.00%) SIEM
9 30 (7.50%) ITIL
10 29 (7.25%) Project Management
11 28 (7.00%) SABSA
12 26 (6.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 26 (6.50%) Business Continuity
13 24 (6.00%) SOA
13 24 (6.00%) Penetration Testing
14 23 (5.75%) Agile Software Development
15 22 (5.50%) Identity Management
15 22 (5.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 21 (5.25%) Java
2 14 (3.50%) C
3 8 (2.00%) PowerShell
3 8 (2.00%) Perl
4 7 (1.75%) SQL
5 5 (1.25%) C++
6 2 (0.50%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.50%) VBScript
7 1 (0.25%) VBA
7 1 (0.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 96 (24.00%) CISSP
2 79 (19.75%) Security Cleared
3 47 (11.75%) SC Cleared
4 45 (11.25%) CISM
5 26 (6.50%) Degree
6 24 (6.00%) CISA
7 18 (4.50%) DV Cleared
8 16 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (3.00%) ISSAP
10 8 (2.00%) CEH
11 5 (1.25%) CCNA
12 4 (1.00%) CISMP
12 4 (1.00%) CCNP
13 3 (0.75%) GIAC
13 3 (0.75%) ISEB
14 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
14 2 (0.50%) CCIE
14 2 (0.50%) MCSE
14 2 (0.50%) CCSA
15 1 (0.25%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (15.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (4.25%) PCI DSS
3 11 (2.75%) BS7799
4 10 (2.50%) JSP 440
5 9 (2.25%) ISO 9000
6 5 (1.25%) COBIT
7 3 (0.75%) ISO 14001
7 3 (0.75%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.75%) SLA
8 2 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.25%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.25%) QA
System Software
1 25 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.00%) VMware ESX
3 4 (1.00%) ProxySG
4 3 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.25%) Nmap
5 1 (0.25%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 12 (3.00%) Tivoli
2 9 (2.25%) SCCM
3 4 (1.00%) DatAdvantage
4 3 (0.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (0.75%) SCOM
5 1 (0.25%) Nessus
5 1 (0.25%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 55 (13.75%) Cisco
2 33 (8.25%) Microsoft
3 29 (7.25%) Juniper
3 29 (7.25%) CheckPoint
4 22 (5.50%) F5
5 21 (5.25%) SAP
6 18 (4.50%) Oracle
7 15 (3.75%) HP
8 14 (3.50%) McAfee
9 12 (3.00%) Cyber-Ark
9 12 (3.00%) Blue Coat
10 11 (2.75%) VMware
10 11 (2.75%) Gemalto
11 8 (2.00%) BT
12 7 (1.75%) IBM
12 7 (1.75%) CA
12 7 (1.75%) Websense
12 7 (1.75%) Ruckus Wireless
13 6 (1.50%) Symantec
13 6 (1.50%) Citrix
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