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 25 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architect
Rank 181 205 237
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +32
Contract jobs requiring a Security Architect 85 66 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.96% 0.70% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.74% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 40 10
Median daily rate £525 £478 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.94% -1.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £399 £439
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £550 £541
UK excluding London median daily rate £541 £506 £538
% change year-on-year
+6.92% -5.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £72.50 - -
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
8354 8971 8649
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.82% 94.98% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4988 5124 4687
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 380 432 442
Median hourly rate £19.22 £16.14 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.06% -5.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -1 25 £528 +5.50% 4
Surrey +2 19 £525 -4.54% 1
Middlesex +3 17 £550 +15.78%
Hampshire +14 13 £500 +6.83%
Buckinghamshire -1 3 £550 +22.22%
Oxfordshire +4 2 £463 -15.90%
West Sussex -20 2 £433 -
Security Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 63 (37.72%) Information Security
2 58 (34.73%) Security Architecture
3 49 (29.34%) CISSP
4 41 (24.55%) Security Cleared
5 36 (21.56%) SC Cleared
6 33 (19.76%) Network Security
7 31 (18.56%) PKI
7 31 (18.56%) CISM
7 31 (18.56%) Firewall
8 27 (16.17%) Cisco
8 27 (16.17%) Microsoft
8 27 (16.17%) TOGAF
9 26 (15.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 20 (11.98%) PCI DSS
10 20 (11.98%) Windows
11 19 (11.38%) CISA
12 18 (10.78%) Linux
13 17 (10.18%) Smartcard
13 17 (10.18%) Data Centre
14 16 (9.58%) SABSA
15 15 (8.98%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (8.98%) Microsoft Azure
16 14 (8.38%) ITIL
16 14 (8.38%) Cisco Certification
16 14 (8.38%) Cybersecurity
17 13 (7.78%) CLAS
17 13 (7.78%) Degree
17 13 (7.78%) Cryptography
18 12 (7.19%) Amazon AWS
18 12 (7.19%) CheckPoint

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 10 (5.99%) IIS
1 10 (5.99%) OpenStack
2 2 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.20%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.60%) iPlanet
3 1 (0.60%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.60%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.60%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (3.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) BusinessWare
1 1 (0.60%) SAP GRC
1 1 (0.60%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (7.19%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (5.39%) Office 365
4 6 (3.59%) SaaS
5 5 (2.99%) IaaS
5 5 (2.99%) PaaS
6 2 (1.20%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 33 (19.76%) Network Security
2 31 (18.56%) Firewall
3 11 (6.59%) SSL
4 8 (4.79%) Internet
5 7 (4.19%) Intranet
5 7 (4.19%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (4.19%) LAN
5 7 (4.19%) LDAP
5 7 (4.19%) VPN
6 6 (3.59%) X.509
7 4 (2.40%) DNS
7 4 (2.40%) WAN
8 3 (1.80%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (1.80%) MPLS
8 3 (1.80%) SAN
9 2 (1.20%) DHCP
9 2 (1.20%) Multicast
9 2 (1.20%) NAS
9 2 (1.20%) TCP/IP
9 2 (1.20%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.60%) Big Data
2 1 (0.60%) DB2
2 1 (0.60%) DB2 UDB
2 1 (0.60%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 2 (1.20%) AppScan
1 2 (1.20%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.60%) LSMW
General
1 12 (7.19%) Retail
2 11 (6.59%) Finance
3 7 (4.19%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.99%) Banking
5 2 (1.20%) Legal
6 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.60%) Publishing
6 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.20%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.60%) CGI
2 1 (0.60%) JSON
2 1 (0.60%) JSON-LD
2 1 (0.60%) Middleware
2 1 (0.60%) MSMQ
2 1 (0.60%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 31 (18.56%) PKI
2 17 (10.18%) Data Centre
2 17 (10.18%) Smartcard
3 13 (7.78%) Cryptography
4 10 (5.99%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (4.19%) CESG
5 7 (4.19%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.59%) Algorithms
6 6 (3.59%) CESG CLAS
6 6 (3.59%) Mathematics
7 5 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.99%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.40%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.80%) Smart Meter
10 2 (1.20%) FMCG
10 2 (1.20%) SCADA
11 1 (0.60%) AS400
11 1 (0.60%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.60%) Semantic Web
11 1 (0.60%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.98%) Windows
2 18 (10.78%) Linux
3 11 (6.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (4.19%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.80%) Unix
7 2 (1.20%) AIX
7 2 (1.20%) CentOS
8 1 (0.60%) Solaris
8 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.60%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (37.72%) Information Security
2 58 (34.73%) Security Architecture
3 27 (16.17%) TOGAF
4 16 (9.58%) SABSA
5 15 (8.98%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (8.38%) Cybersecurity
6 14 (8.38%) ITIL
7 10 (5.99%) Risk Assessment
8 9 (5.39%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (4.79%) Waterfall
10 7 (4.19%) Business Development
10 7 (4.19%) Information Assurance
10 7 (4.19%) Quality Management
10 7 (4.19%) Security Testing
11 6 (3.59%) Data Protection
11 6 (3.59%) ITIL V3
11 6 (3.59%) PRINCE2
11 6 (3.59%) Security Management
11 6 (3.59%) SIEM
11 6 (3.59%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.59%) Java
2 4 (2.40%) C++
2 4 (2.40%) Python
3 3 (1.80%) C
3 3 (1.80%) C#
3 3 (1.80%) Perl
4 1 (0.60%) ABAP
4 1 (0.60%) Ruby
4 1 (0.60%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 49 (29.34%) CISSP
2 41 (24.55%) Security Cleared
3 36 (21.56%) SC Cleared
4 31 (18.56%) CISM
5 19 (11.38%) CISA
6 14 (8.38%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (7.78%) CLAS
7 13 (7.78%) Degree
8 9 (5.39%) CESG Certified Professional
8 9 (5.39%) IISP
9 8 (4.79%) CCIE
10 7 (4.19%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (2.40%) CCNP
11 4 (2.40%) CISMP
11 4 (2.40%) DV Cleared
11 4 (2.40%) JNCIA
12 3 (1.80%) CEH
13 2 (1.20%) CCNA
13 2 (1.20%) CCSE
13 2 (1.20%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (15.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (11.98%) PCI DSS
3 12 (7.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (5.99%) ISO27005
5 8 (4.79%) COBIT
6 7 (4.19%) ISAE 3402
6 7 (4.19%) ISO 9001
7 6 (3.59%) FIPS 140-2
8 4 (2.40%) JSP 440
9 2 (1.20%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 2 (1.20%) RMADS
10 1 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.60%) GxP
System Software
1 11 (6.59%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.60%) ClearTrust
2 1 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.20%) Nessus
1 2 (1.20%) SELinux
2 1 (0.60%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.60%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.60%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (0.60%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 27 (16.17%) Cisco
1 27 (16.17%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.19%) CheckPoint
3 10 (5.99%) IBM
4 9 (5.39%) Blue Coat
4 9 (5.39%) Juniper
5 8 (4.79%) ArcSight
5 8 (4.79%) Intel Security
5 8 (4.79%) Qualys
5 8 (4.79%) Tripwire
6 7 (4.19%) Barracuda Networks
6 7 (4.19%) Oracle
7 6 (3.59%) Sun
7 6 (3.59%) Symantec
8 5 (2.99%) CA
8 5 (2.99%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.40%) LogRhythm
10 3 (1.80%) BT
10 3 (1.80%) Forcepoint
10 3 (1.80%) SAP
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