The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had Security Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architect
Rank 58 68 67
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 7 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.92% 0.93% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.99% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Median daily rate £538 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.15% -5.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £500 £511
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.00 - -
Security Architect
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
690 907 836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 90.43% 93.51% 94.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 554 409
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £508 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 49 43
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.19% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.24 £40.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Security Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Security Architect Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Security Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Architect across the Reading region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Security Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Security 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 Reading region featuring Security Architect in the job title.

1 4 (40.00%) Network Security
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (30.00%) HP
2 3 (30.00%) CISSP
2 3 (30.00%) CISM
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (20.00%) OpenStack
3 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (20.00%) HP Helion
3 2 (20.00%) SIEM
4 1 (10.00%) CRISC
4 1 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (10.00%) DDoS Mitigation
4 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (10.00%) Threat Management
4 1 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (10.00%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (10.00%) CLAS
4 1 (10.00%) SANS
4 1 (10.00%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Governance
4 1 (10.00%) SABSA
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco ISE

Security Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (20.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (20.00%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) 3G
3 1 (10.00%) 4G
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (10.00%) IPsec
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) SSL
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Billing
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
1 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
1 2 (20.00%) SIEM
2 1 (10.00%) Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) Budget Control
2 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (10.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (10.00%) Programme Governance
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) SABSA
2 1 (10.00%) SOA
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) Threat Management
2 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CISM
1 3 (30.00%) CISSP
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (10.00%) CCIE
3 1 (10.00%) CCNP
3 1 (10.00%) CEH
3 1 (10.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (10.00%) CLAS
3 1 (10.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (10.00%) CRISC
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) SANS
3 1 (10.00%) Security+ Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Aruba
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (10.00%) Qualys
3 1 (10.00%) Ruckus Wireless