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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Architect
England / South East
Rank 214 188 243
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +55
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 26 72 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.82% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.87% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 37 10
Median daily rate £475 £530 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.37% +11.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £505 £550 £500
% change year-on-year
-8.18% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Median hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.50 -

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
7212 8261 9176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.74% 94.50% 94.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4213 5055 4897
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 370 378 431
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +25 18 £450 - 2
Hampshire -4 5 £475 -17.03% 1
Surrey -9 2 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Security Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 32 (32.32%) Cisco
2 25 (25.25%) Security Architecture
3 24 (24.24%) Retail
4 23 (23.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 22 (22.22%) Information Security
5 22 (22.22%) Firewall
6 20 (20.20%) Security Cleared
7 18 (18.18%) CheckPoint
8 17 (17.17%) CISSP
8 17 (17.17%) MPLS
8 17 (17.17%) Network Security
9 16 (16.16%) SC Cleared
10 14 (14.14%) Windows
10 14 (14.14%) Cybersecurity
10 14 (14.14%) Palo Alto
11 13 (13.13%) Windows Server
11 13 (13.13%) CLAS
12 12 (12.12%) MCSE
12 12 (12.12%) CCIE
12 12 (12.12%) Active Directory
12 12 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (12.12%) VMware
12 12 (12.12%) Network Design
12 12 (12.12%) Dynamics NAV
12 12 (12.12%) Cisco ASA
13 11 (11.11%) PCI DSS
14 10 (10.10%) Data Centre
15 9 (9.09%) SANS
15 9 (9.09%) PKI

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 3 (3.03%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.01%) Apache
2 1 (1.01%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.01%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.01%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.02%) MS Office
2 1 (1.01%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (12.12%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.08%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.01%) IaaS
4 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (22.22%) Firewall
2 17 (17.17%) MPLS
2 17 (17.17%) Network Security
3 12 (12.12%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (8.08%) LAN
4 8 (8.08%) NetScaler
4 8 (8.08%) WAN
5 6 (6.06%) VPN
6 5 (5.05%) SAN
7 4 (4.04%) BGP
7 4 (4.04%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (4.04%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 4 (4.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (3.03%) LDAP
9 2 (2.02%) DAB
10 1 (1.01%) DMZ
10 1 (1.01%) DNS
10 1 (1.01%) SMTP
10 1 (1.01%) SNA
10 1 (1.01%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.07%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.01%) Big Data
2 1 (1.01%) Hadoop
General
1 24 (24.24%) Retail
2 4 (4.04%) Finance
2 4 (4.04%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.02%) Back Office
3 2 (2.02%) Banking
4 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.09%) SAML
2 3 (3.03%) OAuth
3 2 (2.02%) Web Services
4 1 (1.01%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.10%) Data Centre
2 9 (9.09%) PKI
3 7 (7.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (3.03%) Cyber Defence
4 3 (3.03%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.03%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.02%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.01%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.01%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.01%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.01%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.01%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.14%) Windows
2 13 (13.13%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.03%) Linux
4 2 (2.02%) Unix
5 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.25%) Security Architecture
2 22 (22.22%) Information Security
3 14 (14.14%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (12.12%) Network Design
5 9 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (7.07%) OWASP
6 7 (7.07%) Security Testing
7 6 (6.06%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (6.06%) Supplier Management
7 6 (6.06%) TOGAF
7 6 (6.06%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (5.05%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 4 (4.04%) Data Loss Prevention
9 4 (4.04%) Migration
9 4 (4.04%) Patch Management
9 4 (4.04%) Risk Management
9 4 (4.04%) Security Patching
10 3 (3.03%) Data Security
10 3 (3.03%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (3.03%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.01%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (20.20%) Security Cleared
2 17 (17.17%) CISSP
3 16 (16.16%) SC Cleared
4 13 (13.13%) CLAS
5 12 (12.12%) CCIE
5 12 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (12.12%) MCSE
5 12 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (9.09%) SANS
7 8 (8.08%) CISMP
7 8 (8.08%) CRISC
8 7 (7.07%) CCNP
9 6 (6.06%) GIAC
10 5 (5.05%) CISA
11 4 (4.04%) CEH
11 4 (4.04%) CREST Certified
12 3 (3.03%) PCI QSA
13 2 (2.02%) Degree
13 2 (2.02%) DV Cleared
13 2 (2.02%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (23.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (11.11%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.01%) COBIT
3 1 (1.01%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (1.01%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.01%) QA
3 1 (1.01%) RMADS
3 1 (1.01%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 12 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.07%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (6.06%) vCloud
4 2 (2.02%) BitLocker
4 2 (2.02%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (8.08%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 3 (3.03%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.01%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 32 (32.32%) Cisco
2 18 (18.18%) CheckPoint
3 14 (14.14%) Palo Alto
4 12 (12.12%) VMware
5 8 (8.08%) Oracle
6 6 (6.06%) F5
7 5 (5.05%) Fortinet
7 5 (5.05%) Juniper
8 4 (4.04%) Intel Security
8 4 (4.04%) Microsoft
9 3 (3.03%) Forcepoint
9 3 (3.03%) Qualys
9 3 (3.03%) Splunk
9 3 (3.03%) Symantec
10 2 (2.02%) Google
11 1 (1.01%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.01%) Cloudera
11 1 (1.01%) CyberArk
11 1 (1.01%) ForgeRock
11 1 (1.01%) Hortonworks