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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architecture
Rank 341 429 393
Rank change year-on-year
+88 -36
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 318 195 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.64% 0.38% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.47% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 90 138
Median daily rate £550 £520 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £441 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £700 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £43.50 £57.50 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.34% +61.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.30 £57.50 £35.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.70 £57.50 £38.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £62.50 £51.17 £35.25
% change year-on-year
+22.14% +45.16%
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
41454 41365 38999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.05% 80.00% 78.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 27626 27425 24650
Median daily rate £448 £420 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.54% +3.70%
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 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 961 1085 1124
Median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.79 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £52.19 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +67 146 £575 +12.74% 15
South East +30 59 £525 +5.00% 8
South West +22 30 £500 -9.09% 3
North West -1 18 £550 -25.42% 6
East of England +26 16 £550 +22.22% 2
East Midlands +3 13 £580 +11.53%
West Midlands -38 13 £513 +13.88% 7
Yorkshire +9 11 £650 -7.14% 3
North East -26 10 £800 +14.28% 1
Midlands - 5 £550 -
Security Architecture
UK

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 202 (37.48%) CISSP
2 191 (35.44%) Information Security
3 109 (20.22%) TOGAF
4 105 (19.48%) Cybersecurity
5 96 (17.81%) Agile Software Development
5 96 (17.81%) Windows
6 94 (17.44%) Finance
7 92 (17.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 92 (17.07%) Security Cleared
8 76 (14.10%) Risk Management
9 74 (13.73%) SC Cleared
10 72 (13.36%) SIEM
11 70 (12.99%) Firewall
12 69 (12.80%) Linux
13 67 (12.43%) Management Information System
13 67 (12.43%) CESG
14 62 (11.50%) Network Security
15 60 (11.13%) Enterprise Architecture
16 57 (10.58%) SABSA
17 55 (10.20%) CISM
17 55 (10.20%) Unix
18 54 (10.02%) Active Directory
18 54 (10.02%) Internet
18 54 (10.02%) PCI DSS
18 54 (10.02%) Amazon AWS
18 54 (10.02%) CESG Certified Professional
19 53 (9.83%) Oracle
20 51 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
21 50 (9.28%) Degree
22 49 (9.09%) Security Operations

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 (2.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 11 (2.04%) IIS
3 8 (1.48%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.30%) MS Exchange
5 6 (1.11%) Apache
6 3 (0.56%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.37%) CMS
7 2 (0.37%) Confluence
7 2 (0.37%) Mule
7 2 (0.37%) Mule ESB
7 2 (0.37%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.19%) iPlanet
8 1 (0.19%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.19%) SAS
8 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (2.60%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.86%) MS Office
3 3 (0.56%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.37%) GNU Octave
4 2 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (2.04%) SAP GRC
2 5 (0.93%) SAP SD
3 2 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.37%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.19%) BusinessWare
4 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.19%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 54 (10.02%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (8.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (4.27%) Office 365
4 15 (2.78%) SaaS
5 12 (2.23%) IaaS
5 12 (2.23%) PaaS
6 10 (1.86%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.56%) Yammer
8 1 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.19%) AWS OpsWorks
8 1 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.19%) IBM PureFlex
8 1 (0.19%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 70 (12.99%) Firewall
2 62 (11.50%) Network Security
3 54 (10.02%) Internet
4 23 (4.27%) Intrusion Detection
5 22 (4.08%) Wireless
6 19 (3.53%) SSL
7 14 (2.60%) TCP/IP
8 12 (2.23%) LAN
9 10 (1.86%) Cisco ISE
9 10 (1.86%) LDAP
9 10 (1.86%) SMTP
10 9 (1.67%) WAN
11 8 (1.48%) SAN
12 7 (1.30%) Intranet
12 7 (1.30%) IPsec
13 6 (1.11%) HTTPS
13 6 (1.11%) MPLS
13 6 (1.11%) Reverse Proxy
14 5 (0.93%) SSH
14 5 (0.93%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (5.57%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.15%) DB2
3 14 (2.60%) Big Data
4 6 (1.11%) Sybase ASE
5 3 (0.56%) Data Lake
5 3 (0.56%) Data Mining
5 3 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.56%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.19%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 6 (1.11%) MSI
2 5 (0.93%) GitLab
2 5 (0.93%) Jenkins
3 4 (0.74%) ERwin
4 2 (0.37%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.37%) JIRA
4 2 (0.37%) JMeter
4 2 (0.37%) JUnit
General
1 94 (17.44%) Finance
2 35 (6.49%) Banking
3 18 (3.34%) Legal
4 17 (3.15%) Retail
5 14 (2.60%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.04%) Publishing
7 7 (1.30%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.56%) Front Office
9 3 (0.56%) Games
10 2 (0.37%) Law
10 2 (0.37%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.19%) Automotive
11 1 (0.19%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 318 (59.00%) Architect
2 251 (46.57%) Security Architect
3 81 (15.03%) Consultant
4 61 (11.32%) Security Consultant
5 34 (6.31%) Security Engineer
6 32 (5.94%) Cloud Architect
7 31 (5.75%) CISSP Architect
8 30 (5.57%) Analyst
8 30 (5.57%) Technical Architect
9 29 (5.38%) Security Analyst
10 23 (4.27%) Enterprise Architect
11 22 (4.08%) Security Manager
12 20 (3.71%) Solutions Architect
13 19 (3.53%) Developer
14 18 (3.34%) Senior Architect
15 16 (2.97%) Enterprise Security Architect
15 16 (2.97%) Information Security Architect
15 16 (2.97%) Information Security Consultant
15 16 (2.97%) Technical Consultant
15 16 (2.97%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (4.08%) JSON
2 20 (3.71%) .NET
3 16 (2.97%) jQuery
4 11 (2.04%) CSS
4 11 (2.04%) HTML
4 11 (2.04%) HTML5
5 9 (1.67%) SAML
6 8 (1.48%) WinForms
7 7 (1.30%) Middleware
7 7 (1.30%) XML
8 5 (0.93%) REST
8 5 (0.93%) Web Services
9 4 (0.74%) EDI
9 4 (0.74%) Regular Expression
9 4 (0.74%) WAP
10 3 (0.56%) Ajax
10 3 (0.56%) CSS3
10 3 (0.56%) Play Framework
11 2 (0.37%) Spring
11 2 (0.37%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 67 (12.43%) CESG
1 67 (12.43%) Management Information System
2 38 (7.05%) Data Centre
3 23 (4.27%) PKI
4 18 (3.34%) Cryptography
5 17 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (2.97%) CESG CLAS
7 13 (2.41%) Computer Science
7 13 (2.41%) Mathematics
8 12 (2.23%) Data Protection Act
9 10 (1.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 9 (1.67%) Embedded Systems
10 9 (1.67%) Mobile App
10 9 (1.67%) Security Operations Centre
11 8 (1.48%) Private Cloud
11 8 (1.48%) SCADA
12 7 (1.30%) Client/Server
12 7 (1.30%) Smartcard
13 6 (1.11%) Wiki
14 5 (0.93%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 96 (17.81%) Windows
2 69 (12.80%) Linux
3 55 (10.20%) Unix
4 15 (2.78%) Android
5 11 (2.04%) Windows 10
6 10 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (1.67%) Windows 8
8 7 (1.30%) Apple iOS
9 6 (1.11%) Windows Vista
10 5 (0.93%) Windows Server
11 4 (0.74%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.56%) Solaris
12 3 (0.56%) zOS
13 2 (0.37%) AIX
14 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (35.44%) Information Security
2 109 (20.22%) TOGAF
3 105 (19.48%) Cybersecurity
4 96 (17.81%) Agile Software Development
5 76 (14.10%) Risk Management
6 72 (13.36%) SIEM
7 60 (11.13%) Enterprise Architecture
8 57 (10.58%) SABSA
9 51 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
10 49 (9.09%) Security Operations
11 46 (8.53%) Information Assurance
11 46 (8.53%) Risk Assessment
12 45 (8.35%) Data Protection
13 42 (7.79%) Project Management
13 42 (7.79%) Security Management
14 41 (7.61%) Penetration Testing
15 39 (7.24%) Identity Access Management
16 35 (6.49%) Identity Management
17 33 (6.12%) ITIL
18 31 (5.75%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 38 (7.05%) Java
2 29 (5.38%) SQL
3 26 (4.82%) JavaScript
4 22 (4.08%) PowerShell
5 21 (3.90%) Shell Script
6 17 (3.15%) PHP
7 13 (2.41%) Python
8 8 (1.48%) ECMAScript
8 8 (1.48%) TypeScript
8 8 (1.48%) XAML
9 6 (1.11%) Bash Shell
9 6 (1.11%) C
10 5 (0.93%) Perl
11 4 (0.74%) C++
11 4 (0.74%) Ruby
12 2 (0.37%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.19%) C#
13 1 (0.19%) VB
13 1 (0.19%) VBA
13 1 (0.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 202 (37.48%) CISSP
2 92 (17.07%) Security Cleared
3 74 (13.73%) SC Cleared
4 55 (10.20%) CISM
5 54 (10.02%) CESG Certified Professional
6 50 (9.28%) Degree
7 34 (6.31%) CLAS
8 32 (5.94%) CISA
9 31 (5.75%) CEH
10 28 (5.19%) ISSAP
11 22 (4.08%) CREST Certified
12 21 (3.90%) GIAC
13 15 (2.78%) DV Cleared
14 14 (2.60%) CRISC
15 13 (2.41%) IISP
16 12 (2.23%) CISMP
17 10 (1.86%) GCIH
18 9 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
19 8 (1.48%) BPSS Clearance
20 7 (1.30%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (17.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 54 (10.02%) PCI DSS
3 26 (4.82%) RMADS
4 18 (3.34%) COBIT
5 17 (3.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 11 (2.04%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 9 (1.67%) ISO27005
8 6 (1.11%) GxP
9 5 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
10 4 (0.74%) Data Quality
10 4 (0.74%) FIPS 140-2
10 4 (0.74%) Government Security Classifications
10 4 (0.74%) ISAE 3402
10 4 (0.74%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.56%) ISO27002
11 3 (0.56%) QA
12 2 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 2 (0.37%) ISO22301
12 2 (0.37%) JSP 440
13 1 (0.19%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 54 (10.02%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.93%) Sendmail
4 2 (0.37%) Snort
5 1 (0.19%) ClearTrust
5 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.19%) PowerHA
5 1 (0.19%) SRDF
5 1 (0.19%) XenApp
5 1 (0.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (2.04%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 9 (1.67%) QRadar
3 6 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.11%) Puppet
3 6 (1.11%) yum
4 2 (0.37%) Cacti
4 2 (0.37%) CloudHub
4 2 (0.37%) HP Fortify
4 2 (0.37%) Nagios
4 2 (0.37%) RSA enVision
4 2 (0.37%) 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%) Nessus
5 1 (0.19%) SCCM
5 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 53 (9.83%) Oracle
2 43 (7.98%) Microsoft
3 37 (6.86%) Cisco
4 27 (5.01%) ArcSight
4 27 (5.01%) SAP
5 21 (3.90%) Sybase
6 17 (3.15%) Splunk
7 14 (2.60%) VMware
8 12 (2.23%) CheckPoint
8 12 (2.23%) Cyber-Ark
9 11 (2.04%) Intel Security
10 10 (1.86%) Forcepoint
10 10 (1.86%) Symantec
11 9 (1.67%) Apple
11 9 (1.67%) Citrix
11 9 (1.67%) Qualys
12 8 (1.48%) IBM
13 5 (0.93%) Mercator
13 5 (0.93%) Sun
13 5 (0.93%) Tripwire
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