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 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architect
Rank 180 205 194
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 62 64 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.80% 0.68% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.71% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 40 32
Median daily rate £525 £544 £506
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £449 £437
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £550 £510
% change year-on-year
- +7.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
7236 8968 9299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.51% 94.78% 94.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4202 5185 5090
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £263 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 513 513
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.89 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 9 December 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 9 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
Berkshire +14 28 £538 +1.17% 3
Surrey +26 12 £425 -20.56%
Hampshire +3 9 £660 +12.86% 1
Buckinghamshire +21 6 £525 -0.94%
Middlesex - 3 £500 -
Oxfordshire - 2 - -
West Sussex 0 1 £550 +37.50%
Security Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 41 (30.15%) Information Security
2 40 (29.41%) Security Architecture
3 38 (27.94%) Cisco
4 29 (21.32%) CISSP
5 27 (19.85%) Retail
5 27 (19.85%) Network Security
6 24 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 21 (15.44%) MPLS
7 21 (15.44%) Security Cleared
8 20 (14.71%) Firewall
9 19 (13.97%) Windows
9 19 (13.97%) Microsoft Azure
9 19 (13.97%) Amazon AWS
10 18 (13.24%) Cybersecurity
10 18 (13.24%) Data Centre
11 17 (12.50%) Palo Alto
11 17 (12.50%) SC Cleared
12 16 (11.76%) Windows Server
12 16 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
12 16 (11.76%) CheckPoint
12 16 (11.76%) Active Directory
13 15 (11.03%) CCIE
13 15 (11.03%) MCSE
13 15 (11.03%) Microsoft Certification
13 15 (11.03%) Dynamics NAV
14 14 (10.29%) Network Design
14 14 (10.29%) TOGAF
14 14 (10.29%) CLAS
14 14 (10.29%) OpenStack
15 12 (8.82%) SAML

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 14 (10.29%) OpenStack
2 2 (1.47%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.74%) Apache
3 1 (0.74%) IIS
3 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.74%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (11.03%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.74%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.97%) Amazon AWS
1 19 (13.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.47%) HP Helion
2 2 (1.47%) Office 365
3 1 (0.74%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.74%) AWS OpsWorks
3 1 (0.74%) IaaS
3 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (19.85%) Network Security
2 21 (15.44%) MPLS
3 20 (14.71%) Firewall
4 11 (8.09%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (6.62%) LAN
5 9 (6.62%) NetScaler
5 9 (6.62%) WAN
6 7 (5.15%) VPN
7 6 (4.41%) LDAP
7 6 (4.41%) SAN
8 5 (3.68%) BGP
8 5 (3.68%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (3.68%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 5 (3.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (1.47%) IPsec
10 1 (0.74%) 4G
10 1 (0.74%) DMZ
10 1 (0.74%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.74%) NAS
10 1 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.21%) Big Data
3 2 (1.47%) Hadoop
General
1 27 (19.85%) Retail
2 8 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.41%) Finance
4 3 (2.21%) Banking
5 2 (1.47%) Back Office
6 1 (0.74%) Billing
6 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.82%) SAML
2 4 (2.94%) J2EE
2 4 (2.94%) OAuth
3 3 (2.21%) OpenID
3 3 (2.21%) REST
4 2 (1.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.24%) Data Centre
2 10 (7.35%) PKI
3 6 (4.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (3.68%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.21%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.21%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (1.47%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.47%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.74%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (0.74%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.74%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.74%) YubiKey
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.97%) Windows
2 16 (11.76%) Windows Server
3 7 (5.15%) Linux
4 2 (1.47%) Unix
5 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.74%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (30.15%) Information Security
2 40 (29.41%) Security Architecture
3 18 (13.24%) Cybersecurity
4 14 (10.29%) Network Design
4 14 (10.29%) TOGAF
5 11 (8.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (5.15%) Vulnerability Management
7 6 (4.41%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (4.41%) Identity Access Management
7 6 (4.41%) OWASP
7 6 (4.41%) Risk Management
7 6 (4.41%) Security Testing
7 6 (4.41%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 6 (4.41%) Supplier Management
8 5 (3.68%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (3.68%) Project Management
8 5 (3.68%) Translating Business Requirements
9 4 (2.94%) Patch Management
9 4 (2.94%) SABSA
9 4 (2.94%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.21%) Java
Qualifications
1 29 (21.32%) CISSP
2 21 (15.44%) Security Cleared
3 17 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 16 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (11.03%) CCIE
5 15 (11.03%) MCSE
5 15 (11.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (10.29%) CLAS
7 10 (7.35%) CISMP
7 10 (7.35%) CRISC
8 8 (5.88%) CCNP
8 8 (5.88%) SANS
9 6 (4.41%) CISM
9 6 (4.41%) GIAC
10 4 (2.94%) CEH
10 4 (2.94%) CISA
11 2 (1.47%) Degree
11 2 (1.47%) DV Cleared
11 2 (1.47%) ISACA
11 2 (1.47%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (7.35%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.74%) COBIT
3 1 (0.74%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.74%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (0.74%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.74%) RMADS
System Software
1 16 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.15%) vCloud
2 7 (5.15%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.47%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (6.62%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 3 (2.21%) OpenAM
2 3 (2.21%) OpenIDM
3 2 (1.47%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.74%) Nessus
4 1 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 38 (27.94%) Cisco
2 17 (12.50%) Palo Alto
3 16 (11.76%) CheckPoint
4 11 (8.09%) VMware
5 9 (6.62%) Oracle
6 8 (5.88%) F5
7 7 (5.15%) Microsoft
8 4 (2.94%) ForgeRock
9 3 (2.21%) Juniper
10 2 (1.47%) Cloudera
10 2 (1.47%) Google
10 2 (1.47%) Hortonworks
10 2 (1.47%) HP
10 2 (1.47%) Intel Security
10 2 (1.47%) SAP
10 2 (1.47%) Splunk
11 1 (0.74%) Aerohive Networks
11 1 (0.74%) Citrix
11 1 (0.74%) Cyber-Ark
11 1 (0.74%) Fujitsu
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