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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architecture
Rank 361 435 414
Rank change year-on-year
+74 -21
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 292 206 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.58% 0.39% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.49% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 94 138
Median daily rate £550 £515 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.79% +3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £418 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £700 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £24.50 £42.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.66% +18.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £51.17 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-52.12% +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
41718 41986 39745
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.12% 80.50% 78.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 27767 27817 25061
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £576 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1020 1132 1107
Median hourly rate £29.50 £31.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.83% +34.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.61 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £50.90 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

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 30 August 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
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 30 August 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 +57 146 £600 +14.28% 17
South East +23 57 £525 +7.69% 4
South West +33 33 £525 +2.43% 5
North West +1 17 £600 -22.58% 2
Yorkshire +5 13 £650 -7.14% 3
East of England +15 10 £600 +50.00% 2
Midlands -4 6 £575 +22.99%
West Midlands -46 6 £550 +22.22% 2
East Midlands -5 3 £305 -40.77%
North East -15 3 £625 -10.71%
Security Architecture
UK

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 206 (36.52%) CISSP
2 202 (35.82%) Information Security
3 119 (21.10%) Windows
4 114 (20.21%) TOGAF
5 107 (18.97%) Cybersecurity
6 104 (18.44%) Finance
7 96 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
8 89 (15.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 85 (15.07%) Security Cleared
10 80 (14.18%) Risk Management
11 78 (13.83%) Linux
12 76 (13.48%) SIEM
13 72 (12.77%) Management Information System
13 72 (12.77%) CESG
14 66 (11.70%) Firewall
15 65 (11.52%) Unix
16 64 (11.35%) Amazon AWS
17 63 (11.17%) SC Cleared
18 61 (10.82%) Network Security
18 61 (10.82%) Active Directory
19 60 (10.64%) CISM
20 58 (10.28%) Oracle
20 58 (10.28%) PCI DSS
20 58 (10.28%) Enterprise Architecture
21 56 (9.93%) Stakeholder Management
22 52 (9.22%) Microsoft
22 52 (9.22%) Internet
23 51 (9.04%) Information Assurance
23 51 (9.04%) Security Operations
24 50 (8.87%) Microsoft Azure

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 (2.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 14 (2.48%) IIS
2 12 (2.13%) SharePoint
3 8 (1.42%) MS Exchange
4 6 (1.06%) Apache
5 5 (0.89%) OpenStack
5 5 (0.89%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.35%) CMS
6 2 (0.35%) Confluence
6 2 (0.35%) Mule
6 2 (0.35%) Mule ESB
6 2 (0.35%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.18%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 17 (3.01%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.95%) MS Office
3 2 (0.35%) GNU Octave
3 2 (0.35%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (2.13%) SAP GRC
2 5 (0.89%) SAP SD
3 2 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.35%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 64 (11.35%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (8.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (4.79%) Office 365
4 25 (4.43%) SaaS
5 21 (3.72%) IaaS
6 17 (3.01%) PaaS
7 5 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.53%) Yammer
9 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.18%) AWS OpsWorks
9 1 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.18%) GitHub
9 1 (0.18%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.18%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 66 (11.70%) Firewall
2 61 (10.82%) Network Security
3 52 (9.22%) Internet
4 24 (4.26%) Wireless
5 23 (4.08%) Intrusion Detection
6 22 (3.90%) SSL
7 15 (2.66%) TCP/IP
8 12 (2.13%) SMTP
9 11 (1.95%) LDAP
10 10 (1.77%) Cisco ISE
10 10 (1.77%) HTTPS
11 9 (1.60%) IPsec
11 9 (1.60%) LAN
12 8 (1.42%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (1.42%) WAN
13 7 (1.24%) Intranet
14 6 (1.06%) Reverse Proxy
15 5 (0.89%) FTP
15 5 (0.89%) SSH
16 4 (0.71%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (5.85%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.19%) DB2
3 16 (2.84%) Big Data
4 9 (1.60%) Sybase ASE
5 7 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (0.89%) Data Lake
7 4 (0.71%) MySQL
7 4 (0.71%) OLTP
8 3 (0.53%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.53%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.18%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.18%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.18%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 10 (1.77%) Jenkins
1 10 (1.77%) MSI
2 8 (1.42%) GitLab
3 4 (0.71%) ERwin
4 3 (0.53%) JIRA
5 2 (0.35%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.35%) JMeter
5 2 (0.35%) JUnit
General
1 104 (18.44%) Finance
2 37 (6.56%) Banking
3 22 (3.90%) Retail
4 21 (3.72%) Legal
5 12 (2.13%) Telecoms
6 11 (1.95%) Publishing
7 6 (1.06%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.53%) Front Office
8 3 (0.53%) Games
8 3 (0.53%) Law
9 2 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.18%) Automotive
10 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 326 (57.80%) Architect
2 258 (45.74%) Security Architect
3 88 (15.60%) Consultant
4 66 (11.70%) Security Consultant
5 38 (6.74%) Security Engineer
6 35 (6.21%) Cloud Architect
7 31 (5.50%) Technical Architect
8 30 (5.32%) CISSP Architect
8 30 (5.32%) Solutions Architect
9 25 (4.43%) Analyst
9 25 (4.43%) Information Security Architect
10 24 (4.26%) Security Analyst
11 22 (3.90%) Developer
11 22 (3.90%) Information Architect
12 21 (3.72%) Enterprise Architect
13 19 (3.37%) Security Manager
14 18 (3.19%) Information Security Consultant
15 17 (3.01%) Infrastructure Architect
15 17 (3.01%) Lead Security Architect
15 17 (3.01%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (3.90%) .NET
2 21 (3.72%) JSON
3 18 (3.19%) jQuery
4 15 (2.66%) SAML
5 12 (2.13%) Middleware
6 10 (1.77%) Web Services
7 8 (1.42%) CSS
7 8 (1.42%) HTML
7 8 (1.42%) HTML5
7 8 (1.42%) WinForms
8 7 (1.24%) XML
9 4 (0.71%) EDI
9 4 (0.71%) Regular Expression
9 4 (0.71%) WAP
10 3 (0.53%) Play Framework
11 2 (0.35%) Node.js
11 2 (0.35%) REST
11 2 (0.35%) Spring
11 2 (0.35%) Spring Boot
11 2 (0.35%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 72 (12.77%) CESG
1 72 (12.77%) Management Information System
2 35 (6.21%) Data Centre
3 27 (4.79%) PKI
4 26 (4.61%) Cryptography
5 22 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (2.66%) CESG CLAS
6 15 (2.66%) Computer Science
7 13 (2.30%) Mathematics
8 11 (1.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 10 (1.77%) Mobile App
9 10 (1.77%) Security Operations Centre
9 10 (1.77%) Wiki
10 9 (1.60%) Client/Server
10 9 (1.60%) Data Protection Act
11 8 (1.42%) Embedded Systems
11 8 (1.42%) Mobile Payment
12 7 (1.24%) Cyberthreat
13 6 (1.06%) SCADA
13 6 (1.06%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 119 (21.10%) Windows
2 78 (13.83%) Linux
3 65 (11.52%) Unix
4 15 (2.66%) Android
5 10 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (1.77%) Windows 10
6 8 (1.42%) Windows 8
6 8 (1.42%) Windows Server
6 8 (1.42%) Windows Vista
7 7 (1.24%) Apple iOS
8 6 (1.06%) Solaris
9 4 (0.71%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.53%) zOS
11 2 (0.35%) AIX
11 2 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (35.82%) Information Security
2 114 (20.21%) TOGAF
3 107 (18.97%) Cybersecurity
4 96 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
5 80 (14.18%) Risk Management
6 76 (13.48%) SIEM
7 58 (10.28%) Enterprise Architecture
8 56 (9.93%) Stakeholder Management
9 51 (9.04%) Information Assurance
9 51 (9.04%) Security Operations
10 48 (8.51%) SABSA
11 45 (7.98%) Penetration Testing
12 43 (7.62%) Identity Access Management
12 43 (7.62%) Risk Assessment
13 42 (7.45%) Data Protection
13 42 (7.45%) Project Management
14 39 (6.91%) Security Management
15 37 (6.56%) Identity Management
16 34 (6.03%) ITIL
17 29 (5.14%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 42 (7.45%) Java
2 37 (6.56%) SQL
3 31 (5.50%) PowerShell
4 28 (4.96%) JavaScript
5 26 (4.61%) Shell Script
6 19 (3.37%) PHP
6 19 (3.37%) Python
7 10 (1.77%) Bash Shell
8 8 (1.42%) ECMAScript
8 8 (1.42%) TypeScript
8 8 (1.42%) XAML
9 5 (0.89%) C
9 5 (0.89%) Perl
10 4 (0.71%) C++
10 4 (0.71%) Ruby
11 2 (0.35%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.18%) Delphi
12 1 (0.18%) VB
12 1 (0.18%) VBA
12 1 (0.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 206 (36.52%) CISSP
2 85 (15.07%) Security Cleared
3 63 (11.17%) SC Cleared
4 60 (10.64%) CISM
5 49 (8.69%) Degree
6 46 (8.16%) CESG Certified Professional
7 36 (6.38%) CISA
8 34 (6.03%) CLAS
9 25 (4.43%) CEH
10 20 (3.55%) CREST Certified
10 20 (3.55%) GIAC
10 20 (3.55%) ISSAP
11 17 (3.01%) IISP
12 15 (2.66%) CRISC
12 15 (2.66%) DV Cleared
13 13 (2.30%) CISMP
14 11 (1.95%) Cisco Certification
15 8 (1.42%) BPSS Clearance
15 8 (1.42%) GCIH
16 4 (0.71%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (15.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 58 (10.28%) PCI DSS
3 17 (3.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 16 (2.84%) COBIT
5 14 (2.48%) RMADS
6 10 (1.77%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 7 (1.24%) ISO27005
8 6 (1.06%) GxP
8 6 (1.06%) QA
9 5 (0.89%) Data Quality
10 4 (0.71%) Disclosure Scotland
10 4 (0.71%) Government Security Classifications
10 4 (0.71%) ISAE 3402
10 4 (0.71%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.53%) FIPS 140-2
11 3 (0.53%) ISO27002
12 2 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 1 (0.18%) BS7799
13 1 (0.18%) HIPAA
13 1 (0.18%) ISO22301
System Software
1 61 (10.82%) Active Directory
2 18 (3.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.89%) Sendmail
4 4 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.53%) Snort
6 2 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.18%) PowerHA
7 1 (0.18%) vCloud
7 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.18%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (1.95%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 11 (1.95%) QRadar
2 10 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (1.77%) Puppet
2 10 (1.77%) yum
3 4 (0.71%) OpenView
3 4 (0.71%) Tivoli
4 3 (0.53%) Nessus
5 2 (0.35%) Cacti
5 2 (0.35%) CloudHub
5 2 (0.35%) HP Fortify
5 2 (0.35%) Nagios
5 2 (0.35%) SCCM
5 2 (0.35%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.18%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 58 (10.28%) Oracle
2 52 (9.22%) Microsoft
3 35 (6.21%) Cisco
4 31 (5.50%) SAP
5 27 (4.79%) ArcSight
6 24 (4.26%) Sybase
7 21 (3.72%) VMware
8 17 (3.01%) Splunk
9 15 (2.66%) CheckPoint
10 14 (2.48%) IBM
11 13 (2.30%) Citrix
11 13 (2.30%) Intel Security
12 10 (1.77%) Cyber-Ark
12 10 (1.77%) Forcepoint
12 10 (1.77%) Qualys
13 8 (1.42%) Apple
13 8 (1.42%) Sun
13 8 (1.42%) Symantec
14 5 (0.89%) Mercator
14 5 (0.89%) Red Hat
London
LA International
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Wimbledon
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Haysfm
Rate: £600.00 - £800.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The People Network
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Sunbury
Seven Principles AG
Rate: £500+ per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Ministry of Justice
Rate: £58,113 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago