The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Solutions Architect role 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 Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Solution Architect
Rank 569 581 581
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Contract jobs requiring a Security Solutions Architect 52 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.036% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.038% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 10 7
Average daily rate £425 £513 £510
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.07% +0.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £493 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £555 £660
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £500 £530
% change year-on-year
-16.25% -5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48678 47959 46948
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.04% 94.75% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 32103 29564 29088
Average daily rate £425 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1381 1912 1941
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Security Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Solutions Architect in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Security Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Security Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in England

Security Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Solutions Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Security Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in England

Security Solutions Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Security Solutions Architect Hourly Rate Trend in England

Security Solutions Architect
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 Solutions Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
East of England +32 25 £413 -25.00% 1
London 0 15 £575 +9.52%
South East -14 4 £575 +15.57%
North West -8 3 £450 -10.00% 1
West Midlands -17 2 £515 -
Yorkshire - 2 £475 -
Midlands - 1 - -
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Security Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Security Solutions Architect in their job title 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 with Security Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 30 (41.67%) IaaS
2 25 (34.72%) SaaS
2 25 (34.72%) Information Security
3 24 (33.33%) PaaS
4 19 (26.39%) Firewall
5 18 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
6 17 (23.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 16 (22.22%) Finance
7 16 (22.22%) TOGAF
8 15 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
9 14 (19.44%) LAN
9 14 (19.44%) WAN
10 13 (18.06%) PCI DSS
11 11 (15.28%) Vulnerability Management
11 11 (15.28%) Windows
11 11 (15.28%) Security Operations
12 10 (13.89%) Patch Management
12 10 (13.89%) CISSP
12 10 (13.89%) VMware
12 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
12 10 (13.89%) SIEM
12 10 (13.89%) Enterprise Architecture
13 9 (12.50%) Network Security
13 9 (12.50%) Security Architecture
13 9 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
13 9 (12.50%) Linux
14 7 (9.72%) SOA
15 6 (8.33%) E-Commerce
15 6 (8.33%) PRINCE2
15 6 (8.33%) Mainframe

Security Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Security Solutions Architect in their job title 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 with Security Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.33%) OpenStack
2 4 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.39%) IIS
3 1 (1.39%) SAS
3 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 30 (41.67%) IaaS
2 25 (34.72%) SaaS
3 24 (33.33%) PaaS
4 15 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (2.78%) Office 365
7 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (26.39%) Firewall
2 14 (19.44%) LAN
2 14 (19.44%) WAN
3 9 (12.50%) Network Security
4 2 (2.78%) VPN
5 1 (1.39%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.39%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (1.39%) Big Data
1 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 16 (22.22%) Finance
2 5 (6.94%) Banking
3 3 (4.17%) Retail
4 2 (2.78%) Automotive
4 2 (2.78%) Back Office
4 2 (2.78%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.78%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.39%) .NET
1 1 (1.39%) OAuth
1 1 (1.39%) SailPoint
1 1 (1.39%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) Mainframe
2 4 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.78%) PMI
5 1 (1.39%) CESG
5 1 (1.39%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.39%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.39%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.28%) Windows
2 9 (12.50%) Linux
3 3 (4.17%) zOS
4 2 (2.78%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (34.72%) Information Security
2 18 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
3 16 (22.22%) TOGAF
4 11 (15.28%) Security Operations
4 11 (15.28%) Vulnerability Management
5 10 (13.89%) Enterprise Architecture
5 10 (13.89%) Patch Management
5 10 (13.89%) SIEM
6 9 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (12.50%) Security Architecture
7 7 (9.72%) SOA
8 6 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 6 (8.33%) PRINCE2
9 5 (6.94%) ITIL
9 5 (6.94%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (6.94%) Project Management
9 5 (6.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (6.94%) Web Filtering
10 4 (5.56%) Identity Management
10 4 (5.56%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (13.89%) CISSP
2 6 (8.33%) CISM
3 4 (5.56%) PMI Certification
4 3 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.78%) ISSAP
5 2 (2.78%) PMP
6 1 (1.39%) CCIE
6 1 (1.39%) CCNP
6 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.39%) CLAS
6 1 (1.39%) Degree
6 1 (1.39%) IISP
6 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (23.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (18.06%) PCI DSS
3 5 (6.94%) COBIT
4 2 (2.78%) QA
4 2 (2.78%) SSAE 16
5 1 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) SCCM
1 1 (1.39%) SCOM
1 1 (1.39%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (13.89%) VMware
2 5 (6.94%) Oracle
3 4 (5.56%) Guidewire
4 3 (4.17%) Cyber-Ark
4 3 (4.17%) IBM
5 2 (2.78%) Cisco
5 2 (2.78%) LogRhythm
5 2 (2.78%) Mercator
5 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.39%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.39%) Citrix
6 1 (1.39%) Facebook
6 1 (1.39%) FireEye
6 1 (1.39%) Informatica
6 1 (1.39%) Intel Security
6 1 (1.39%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.39%) Splunk
6 1 (1.39%) Tableau
Merseyside
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 23 days ago