The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East 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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architect
Rank 179 241 223
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 76 30 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.91% 0.30% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.32% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 19 15
Median daily rate £500 £500 £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £370 £429
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £605 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £511
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.73 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -27.26%
Security Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7858 9402 8618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.79% 94.73% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4767 5659 4754
Median daily rate £400 £383 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 440 456
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +13.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Security Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Security Architect Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Security Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Architect across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Security Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Security Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Security Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Security Architect
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
Berkshire +33 31 £550 +10.00% 3
Surrey +18 19 £450 -20.00% 1
Hampshire +12 10 £525 +5.42%
Middlesex - 10 £550 -
West Sussex - 2 £425 -
Buckinghamshire +23 1 - - 2
Oxfordshire - 1 £550 -
M4 Corridor - 1 £725 -
Security Architect
England

Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 South East region featuring Security Architect in the job title.

1 50 (30.67%) Security Architecture
2 48 (29.45%) Information Security
3 37 (22.70%) Security Cleared
4 34 (20.86%) CISSP
5 31 (19.02%) PKI
6 30 (18.40%) Cisco
6 30 (18.40%) SC Cleared
6 30 (18.40%) Network Security
7 29 (17.79%) Windows
8 24 (14.72%) Microsoft
9 22 (13.50%) Firewall
10 20 (12.27%) Microsoft Certification
10 20 (12.27%) Retail
10 20 (12.27%) Microsoft Azure
10 20 (12.27%) Windows Server
11 19 (11.66%) TOGAF
12 18 (11.04%) Cisco Certification
13 17 (10.43%) Amazon AWS
13 17 (10.43%) Data Centre
14 16 (9.82%) MPLS
15 15 (9.20%) Linux
16 14 (8.59%) Cybersecurity
16 14 (8.59%) MCSE
16 14 (8.59%) CCIE
17 13 (7.98%) Active Directory
17 13 (7.98%) Dynamics NAV
17 13 (7.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 13 (7.98%) OpenStack
18 12 (7.36%) Network Design
19 11 (6.75%) VMware

Security Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 13 (7.98%) OpenStack
2 2 (1.23%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.23%) IIS
2 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.61%) Apache
3 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (6.13%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (7.98%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.61%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 20 (12.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (10.43%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.29%) Office 365
4 6 (3.68%) IaaS
4 6 (3.68%) SaaS
5 5 (3.07%) PaaS
6 2 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.23%) HP Helion
6 2 (1.23%) Yammer
7 1 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.61%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 30 (18.40%) Network Security
2 22 (13.50%) Firewall
3 16 (9.82%) MPLS
4 11 (6.75%) LDAP
5 8 (4.91%) LAN
5 8 (4.91%) SSL
5 8 (4.91%) WAN
6 6 (3.68%) VPN
6 6 (3.68%) X.509
7 5 (3.07%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (3.07%) Internet
7 5 (3.07%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (3.07%) SAN
8 4 (2.45%) Intranet
9 3 (1.84%) BGP
9 3 (1.84%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (1.84%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 3 (1.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (1.84%) NetScaler
10 2 (1.23%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.45%) Big Data
3 2 (1.23%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.61%) Pentaho
General
1 20 (12.27%) Retail
2 8 (4.91%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.45%) Finance
4 1 (0.61%) Banking
4 1 (0.61%) Billing
4 1 (0.61%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.68%) SAML
2 4 (2.45%) J2EE
3 3 (1.84%) OpenID
3 3 (1.84%) REST
4 2 (1.23%) 802.1X
4 2 (1.23%) OAuth
5 1 (0.61%) CGI
5 1 (0.61%) JSON
5 1 (0.61%) JSON-LD
5 1 (0.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (19.02%) PKI
2 17 (10.43%) Data Centre
3 9 (5.52%) Cryptography
4 7 (4.29%) Smartcard
5 6 (3.68%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.45%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.84%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (1.23%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.23%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.23%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.23%) SCADA
8 2 (1.23%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.61%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.61%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.61%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.61%) Semantic Web
9 1 (0.61%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 29 (17.79%) Windows
2 20 (12.27%) Windows Server
3 15 (9.20%) Linux
4 7 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.45%) Unix
5 4 (2.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (30.67%) Security Architecture
2 48 (29.45%) Information Security
3 19 (11.66%) TOGAF
4 14 (8.59%) Cybersecurity
5 12 (7.36%) Network Design
6 9 (5.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (4.91%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (4.29%) ITIL
8 7 (4.29%) Risk Assessment
8 7 (4.29%) SIEM
9 6 (3.68%) Identity Access Management
10 5 (3.07%) Information Assurance
10 5 (3.07%) Supplier Management
11 4 (2.45%) Analytics
11 4 (2.45%) Regulatory Compliance
11 4 (2.45%) Risk Management
11 4 (2.45%) SABSA
11 4 (2.45%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
11 4 (2.45%) Zachman Framework
12 3 (1.84%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.29%) Java
2 1 (0.61%) C++
2 1 (0.61%) Python
2 1 (0.61%) Ruby
2 1 (0.61%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 37 (22.70%) Security Cleared
2 34 (20.86%) CISSP
3 30 (18.40%) SC Cleared
4 20 (12.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (11.04%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (8.59%) CCIE
6 14 (8.59%) MCSE
7 11 (6.75%) CISM
8 9 (5.52%) CCNP
8 9 (5.52%) CLAS
9 5 (3.07%) CISA
10 4 (2.45%) CISMP
10 4 (2.45%) CRISC
10 4 (2.45%) Degree
11 3 (1.84%) CESG Certified Professional
11 3 (1.84%) JNCIA
11 3 (1.84%) SANS
12 2 (1.23%) CCSA
12 2 (1.23%) CEH
12 2 (1.23%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (4.91%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.45%) COBIT
4 2 (1.23%) FIPS 140-2
5 1 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.61%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (0.61%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.61%) RMADS
5 1 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (7.98%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.29%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.84%) vCloud
4 2 (1.23%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.84%) OpenAM
1 3 (1.84%) OpenIDM
1 3 (1.84%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.61%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (0.61%) Nessus
2 1 (0.61%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 30 (18.40%) Cisco
2 24 (14.72%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.75%) VMware
4 10 (6.13%) CheckPoint
5 8 (4.91%) Juniper
5 8 (4.91%) Palo Alto
6 5 (3.07%) F5
7 4 (2.45%) CA
7 4 (2.45%) ForgeRock
7 4 (2.45%) Oracle
8 3 (1.84%) HP
8 3 (1.84%) LogRhythm
8 3 (1.84%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.23%) Cloudera
9 2 (1.23%) Hortonworks
9 2 (1.23%) Qualys
9 2 (1.23%) SAP
9 2 (1.23%) Symantec
10 1 (0.61%) Clearswift
10 1 (0.61%) Forcepoint
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