The table below looks at the statistics for Security Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Architecture over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Architecture
Rank 212 208 227
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +19
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 46 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.47% 0.23% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.33% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 12 6
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£500 £399 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.39% -16.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £344 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £663
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £416 £500
% change year-on-year
+20.12% -16.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.50 - -
Security Architecture
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7191 6084 5762
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 73.11% 71.29% 69.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4096 3269 2871
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 250 229 355
Average hourly rate £21.58 £21.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.76% -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Architecture across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Security Architecture
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 Architecture across the South East region.

Security Architecture Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Security Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Architecture across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Security Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Security Architecture
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 Architecture across the South East region.

Security Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Security Architecture
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architecture within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +10 18 £500 +31.57% 2
Hampshire -8 12 £538 - 2
Buckinghamshire -10 8 £475 -
Middlesex - 5 £513 - 1
East Sussex -2 2 £400 -20.00%
Berkshire -12 2 £475 -2.56% 7
M4 Corridor - - - -
Kent - - - -
Security Architecture
England

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Security Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Architecture.

1 39 (42.86%) Information Security
2 37 (40.66%) Security Cleared
3 29 (31.87%) SC Cleared
4 23 (25.27%) ITIL
5 20 (21.98%) Firewall
6 19 (20.88%) Risk Management
7 17 (18.68%) CISSP
7 17 (18.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 16 (17.58%) Data Protection
8 16 (17.58%) PCI DSS
9 14 (15.38%) Oracle
9 14 (15.38%) Microsoft
10 13 (14.29%) Cisco
10 13 (14.29%) PKI
11 12 (13.19%) Risk Analysis
11 12 (13.19%) Information Assurance
12 11 (12.09%) Matrix Management
12 11 (12.09%) Network Security
12 11 (12.09%) COBIT
12 11 (12.09%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (12.09%) UNIX
13 10 (10.99%) Windows
13 10 (10.99%) Active Directory
13 10 (10.99%) Service Management
13 10 (10.99%) CISM
13 10 (10.99%) CESG
14 9 (9.89%) Data Security
14 9 (9.89%) Security Management
14 9 (9.89%) Linux
14 9 (9.89%) Degree

Security Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Security Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.30%) CMS
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (1.10%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.10%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.10%) IIS
2 1 (1.10%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (8.79%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.98%) Firewall
2 11 (12.09%) Network Security
3 8 (8.79%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (8.79%) SAN
4 6 (6.59%) BGP
5 5 (5.49%) LAN
5 5 (5.49%) WAN
5 5 (5.49%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (4.40%) NAS
6 4 (4.40%) BIG-IP
6 4 (4.40%) Multicast
6 4 (4.40%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.40%) VPN
6 4 (4.40%) Internet
7 3 (3.30%) ATM
8 2 (2.20%) RIP
8 2 (2.20%) SSL
8 2 (2.20%) MPLS
8 2 (2.20%) OSPF
8 2 (2.20%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
General
1 8 (8.79%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.40%) Multimedia
3 3 (3.30%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.20%) Law
4 2 (2.20%) Legal
5 1 (1.10%) Banking
5 1 (1.10%) Retail
5 1 (1.10%) Finance
5 1 (1.10%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 49 (53.85%) Architect
2 36 (39.56%) Security Architect
3 15 (16.48%) Consultant
4 13 (14.29%) Security Consultant
5 9 (9.89%) Information Architect
5 9 (9.89%) Security Engineer
5 9 (9.89%) Information Security Architect
6 6 (6.59%) Enterprise Architect
6 6 (6.59%) Technical Architect
7 5 (5.49%) Analyst
7 5 (5.49%) Security Analyst
7 5 (5.49%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (4.40%) Security Specialist
8 4 (4.40%) Information Security Consultant
8 4 (4.40%) Service Manager
8 4 (4.40%) Network Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.40%) Enterprise Security Architect
9 3 (3.30%) Senior Manager
9 3 (3.30%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.40%) Middleware
2 3 (3.30%) Ajax
2 3 (3.30%) OAuth
2 3 (3.30%) OpenID
2 3 (3.30%) HTML
2 3 (3.30%) SAML
3 2 (2.20%) Web Services
4 1 (1.10%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.29%) PKI
2 10 (10.99%) CESG
3 8 (8.79%) Management Information System
3 8 (8.79%) Smart Meter
4 7 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (6.59%) RMADS
6 5 (5.49%) Freedom of Information Act
6 5 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (4.40%) N-Tier
7 4 (4.40%) DataPower
8 3 (3.30%) Computer Science
8 3 (3.30%) Mobile App
8 3 (3.30%) CESG CLAS
8 3 (3.30%) Web 2.0
8 3 (3.30%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.10%) SCADA
9 1 (1.10%) SecurID
9 1 (1.10%) Smartcard
9 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.10%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.09%) UNIX
2 10 (10.99%) Windows
3 9 (9.89%) Linux
4 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.10%) CentOS
5 1 (1.10%) AIX
5 1 (1.10%) HPUX
5 1 (1.10%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (42.86%) Information Security
2 23 (25.27%) ITIL
3 19 (20.88%) Risk Management
4 16 (17.58%) Data Protection
5 12 (13.19%) Risk Analysis
5 12 (13.19%) Information Assurance
6 11 (12.09%) Matrix Management
6 11 (12.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (10.99%) Service Management
8 9 (9.89%) Data Security
8 9 (9.89%) Security Management
9 8 (8.79%) Project Management
9 8 (8.79%) Risk Assessment
9 8 (8.79%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (8.79%) SIEM
9 8 (8.79%) Cyber Security
10 7 (7.69%) Change Control
10 7 (7.69%) SOA
11 6 (6.59%) TOGAF
11 6 (6.59%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.40%) C
1 4 (4.40%) Shell Script
2 3 (3.30%) Java
3 1 (1.10%) SQL
3 1 (1.10%) Embedded C
3 1 (1.10%) Embedded C++
3 1 (1.10%) C++
Qualifications
1 37 (40.66%) Security Cleared
2 29 (31.87%) SC Cleared
3 17 (18.68%) CISSP
4 10 (10.99%) CISM
5 9 (9.89%) Degree
6 5 (5.49%) DV Cleared
6 5 (5.49%) CISA
7 3 (3.30%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.20%) CCNP
8 2 (2.20%) GSEC
8 2 (2.20%) CSSLP
8 2 (2.20%) GCED
9 1 (1.10%) CCSE
9 1 (1.10%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.10%) CCNA
9 1 (1.10%) CCIE
9 1 (1.10%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (18.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (17.58%) PCI DSS
3 11 (12.09%) COBIT
4 7 (7.69%) JSP 440
5 6 (6.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (3.30%) ISO 9001
7 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 10 (10.99%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.10%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 14 (15.38%) Oracle
1 14 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.29%) Cisco
3 8 (8.79%) IBM
4 7 (7.69%) Sun
4 7 (7.69%) Juniper
4 7 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 6 (6.59%) F5
5 6 (6.59%) HP
6 4 (4.40%) ArcSight
6 4 (4.40%) McAfee
6 4 (4.40%) VMware
6 4 (4.40%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.30%) Tripwire
7 3 (3.30%) Qualys
7 3 (3.30%) Barracuda Networks
7 3 (3.30%) SAP
8 2 (2.20%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.10%) LogRhythm
9 1 (1.10%) Nokia
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