The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Security Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Solution Architect
Rank 574 592 600
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Security Solutions Architect 36 26 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.079% 0.051% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.054% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 18 10
Median daily rate £570 £538 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.04% +4.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £497 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £665 £630
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £531 £500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.73 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.73 -
Security Solutions Architect
UK

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
43243 48091 49053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.58% 94.95% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 28473 31109 31489
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1507 1878 2039
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Security Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Security Solutions Architect in the job title.

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 3 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Solutions Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 3 December 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 -1 17 £613 -5.76% 5
East of England +18 7 £550 - 1
South East +25 5 £425 -19.04% 1
East Midlands - 3 £575 -
South West +4 2 £481 -16.30%
West Midlands -8 2 £525 +0.47% 2
Security Solutions Architect
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Security Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, Security Solutions Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Security Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 29 (41.43%) Cybersecurity
2 21 (30.00%) TOGAF
3 16 (22.86%) Finance
4 14 (20.00%) Banking
5 13 (18.57%) PCI DSS
5 13 (18.57%) Windows
6 12 (17.14%) Information Security
6 12 (17.14%) Enterprise Architecture
6 12 (17.14%) Security Architecture
7 11 (15.71%) Zachman Framework
8 10 (14.29%) Active Directory
8 10 (14.29%) CISSP
8 10 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
9 9 (12.86%) SOA
9 9 (12.86%) Degree
10 8 (11.43%) SaaS
10 8 (11.43%) Cisco
10 8 (11.43%) Firewall
10 8 (11.43%) Data Security
11 7 (10.00%) ITIL
11 7 (10.00%) Internet
11 7 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
12 6 (8.57%) Azure Active Directory
12 6 (8.57%) Presales
12 6 (8.57%) SC Cleared
12 6 (8.57%) Security Cleared
12 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (8.57%) PaaS
12 6 (8.57%) High Availability
12 6 (8.57%) IaaS

Security Solutions Architect Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 8 (11.43%) SaaS
2 6 (8.57%) Azure Active Directory
2 6 (8.57%) IaaS
2 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.43%) Firewall
2 7 (10.00%) Internet
3 5 (7.14%) LDAP
4 4 (5.71%) MPLS
4 4 (5.71%) WAN
5 3 (4.29%) Network Security
6 1 (1.43%) HTTP
6 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.43%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.29%) Big Data
General
1 16 (22.86%) Finance
2 14 (20.00%) Banking
3 4 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.29%) Automotive
4 3 (4.29%) Retail
5 1 (1.43%) Legal
5 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.14%) Middleware
2 3 (4.29%) JAAS
3 2 (2.86%) OAuth
3 2 (2.86%) RESTful
4 1 (1.43%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (4.29%) Cyber Attack
3 3 (4.29%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (4.29%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (4.29%) Online Banking
4 2 (2.86%) CESG
4 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.86%) Tandem
4 2 (2.86%) User Experience
5 1 (1.43%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.43%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (41.43%) Cybersecurity
2 21 (30.00%) TOGAF
3 12 (17.14%) Enterprise Architecture
3 12 (17.14%) Information Security
3 12 (17.14%) Security Architecture
4 11 (15.71%) Zachman Framework
5 10 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
6 9 (12.86%) SOA
7 8 (11.43%) Data Security
8 7 (10.00%) ITIL
8 7 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (8.57%) High Availability
9 6 (8.57%) Presales
10 5 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (7.14%) Data Loss Prevention
10 5 (7.14%) Data Protection
10 5 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
11 4 (5.71%) Mobile Device Management
11 4 (5.71%) Project Planning
11 4 (5.71%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.14%) Java
2 3 (4.29%) Perl
2 3 (4.29%) Python
2 3 (4.29%) Ruby
3 2 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (14.29%) CISSP
2 9 (12.86%) Degree
3 6 (8.57%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.57%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.71%) CCNA
4 4 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.71%) CLAS
4 4 (5.71%) ISSAP
4 4 (5.71%) JNCIA
5 3 (4.29%) CISM
5 3 (4.29%) GIAC
6 1 (1.43%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (1.43%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.57%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.43%) COBIT
3 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 10 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (5.71%) QRadar
Vendors
1 8 (11.43%) Cisco
2 6 (8.57%) Forcepoint
3 5 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.71%) HP
4 4 (5.71%) Juniper
4 4 (5.71%) Splunk
4 4 (5.71%) Trend Micro
4 4 (5.71%) VMware
5 3 (4.29%) Oracle
5 3 (4.29%) WorldPay
6 2 (2.86%) Varonis
7 1 (1.43%) ArcSight
7 1 (1.43%) F5
7 1 (1.43%) FireEye
7 1 (1.43%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.43%) LogRhythm
7 1 (1.43%) Palo Alto
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