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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architect
Rank 58 62 66
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 8 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.02% 0.86% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 0.92% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
Median daily rate £550 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £538 £506
% change year-on-year
+2.32% +6.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £72.50 - -
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
736 870 841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 93.76% 93.25% 92.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 499 377
Median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 49 34
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.19% +26.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.89 £40.00 £19.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (36.36%) Network Security
1 4 (36.36%) Security Architecture
2 3 (27.27%) SIEM
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (27.27%) CISM
2 3 (27.27%) HP
2 3 (27.27%) CISSP
2 3 (27.27%) OpenStack
3 2 (18.18%) HP Helion
3 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (18.18%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 2 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security
3 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
4 1 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (9.09%) PKI
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (9.09%) Qualys
4 1 (9.09%) Nessus
4 1 (9.09%) Tripwire

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 3 (27.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (18.18%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Network Security
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) 3G
3 1 (9.09%) 4G
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (9.09%) IPsec
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) SSL
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (9.09%) Wireless
General
1 1 (9.09%) Billing
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) CESG
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (9.09%) PKI
2 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Security Architecture
2 3 (27.27%) SIEM
3 2 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security
3 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) ArchiMate
4 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
4 1 (9.09%) DDoS Mitigation
4 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Identity Management
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Governance
4 1 (9.09%) SABSA
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Threat Management
4 1 (9.09%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) CISM
1 3 (27.27%) CISSP
2 2 (18.18%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) CCIE
3 1 (9.09%) CCNP
3 1 (9.09%) CEH
3 1 (9.09%) CLAS
3 1 (9.09%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (9.09%) CRISC
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) SANS
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Security+ Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) ArcSight
3 1 (9.09%) Aruba
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (9.09%) Juniper
3 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto
3 1 (9.09%) Qualys
3 1 (9.09%) Ruckus Wireless
3 1 (9.09%) Symantec
3 1 (9.09%) Tripwire