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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Architecture over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Architecture
England / South East
Rank 222 213 245
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +32
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 18 47 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.54% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.66% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 28 11
Median daily rate £500 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £628 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £550 £500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 1
Median hourly rate £60.87 £52.50 £45.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% +15.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.87 £52.50 £45.50
% change year-on-year
+15.94% +15.38%

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
6225 7097 7704
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.91% 81.18% 79.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3695 4400 4216
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 271 257
Median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.87 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Security Architecture as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architecture 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
Buckinghamshire -3 7 £500 +11.11% 1
Berkshire +15 4 £525 +5.00% 5
Hampshire +4 3 £660 +5.60% 1
Surrey -8 3 £375 -25.00% 2
Oxfordshire - 1 £500 -
Security Architecture
England

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Security Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Security Architecture.

1 24 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (33.33%) Information Security
3 17 (28.33%) CISSP
4 15 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
4 15 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 14 (23.33%) Cybersecurity
6 13 (21.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (18.33%) Windows
7 11 (18.33%) Information Assurance
7 11 (18.33%) CESG Certified Professional
8 10 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (16.67%) CESG
9 9 (15.00%) Risk Management
9 9 (15.00%) Linux
9 9 (15.00%) Unix
10 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
10 8 (13.33%) Management Information System
10 8 (13.33%) DV Cleared
10 8 (13.33%) RMADS
11 7 (11.67%) Finance
11 7 (11.67%) Active Directory
11 7 (11.67%) Cryptography
12 6 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
12 6 (10.00%) Patch Management
12 6 (10.00%) OWASP
12 6 (10.00%) PCI DSS
12 6 (10.00%) SANS
13 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
13 5 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
13 5 (8.33%) Network Security

Security Architecture
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 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.67%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.67%) IIS
2 1 (1.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) IPsec
1 5 (8.33%) Network Security
2 4 (6.67%) Wireless
3 3 (5.00%) Firewall
3 3 (5.00%) FTP
3 3 (5.00%) Internet
3 3 (5.00%) SMTP
3 3 (5.00%) SSH
4 1 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.67%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.67%) LDAP
4 1 (1.67%) MPLS
4 1 (1.67%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.67%) SSL
4 1 (1.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.00%) MySQL
1 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) Big Data
2 1 (1.67%) Data Lake
2 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Maven
General
1 7 (11.67%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Retail
2 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.33%) Electronics
3 2 (3.33%) Legal
4 1 (1.67%) Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (48.33%) Architect
2 25 (41.67%) Security Architect
3 11 (18.33%) Consultant
4 8 (13.33%) Security Consultant
5 7 (11.67%) Security Advisor
6 5 (8.33%) Security Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) CISSP Architect
7 3 (5.00%) Information Security Consultant
7 3 (5.00%) Lead Security Architect
8 2 (3.33%) CLAS Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Head of Security
8 2 (3.33%) IT Architect
8 2 (3.33%) IT Security Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Linux Consultant
8 2 (3.33%) Network Security Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Penetration Tester
8 2 (3.33%) Security Penetration Tester
8 2 (3.33%) Security Tester
8 2 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) SAML
1 2 (3.33%) Web Services
2 1 (1.67%) J2EE
2 1 (1.67%) Middleware
2 1 (1.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) CESG
2 8 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.33%) Client/Server
4 3 (5.00%) Clustering
4 3 (5.00%) Cyber Defence
4 3 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (5.00%) Reference Data
5 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.33%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.67%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.67%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.33%) Windows
2 9 (15.00%) Linux
2 9 (15.00%) Unix
3 3 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (5.00%) Windows Vista
4 2 (3.33%) Android
5 1 (1.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.33%) Information Security
2 15 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 14 (23.33%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (18.33%) Information Assurance
5 10 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (15.00%) Risk Management
7 7 (11.67%) Cryptography
8 6 (10.00%) OWASP
8 6 (10.00%) Patch Management
8 6 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 4 (6.67%) E-Commerce
10 4 (6.67%) ISMS
10 4 (6.67%) Project Management
10 4 (6.67%) Security Management
10 4 (6.67%) Security Testing
10 4 (6.67%) SIEM
10 4 (6.67%) TOGAF
11 3 (5.00%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.33%) C++
2 1 (1.67%) C
2 1 (1.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (28.33%) CISSP
3 15 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 11 (18.33%) CESG Certified Professional
5 8 (13.33%) DV Cleared
6 6 (10.00%) SANS
7 4 (6.67%) CISA
7 4 (6.67%) CISM
8 3 (5.00%) CLAS
8 3 (5.00%) CREST Certified
8 3 (5.00%) Degree
9 2 (3.33%) CEH
9 2 (3.33%) CRISC
9 2 (3.33%) GIAC
9 2 (3.33%) ISACA
10 1 (1.67%) CISMP
10 1 (1.67%) GCFA
10 1 (1.67%) GCIH
10 1 (1.67%) IISP
10 1 (1.67%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (21.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (13.33%) RMADS
3 6 (10.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.67%) COBIT
4 1 (1.67%) HIPAA
4 1 (1.67%) ISO27002
4 1 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.67%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 7 (11.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.00%) Sendmail
3 1 (1.67%) Docker
3 1 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.67%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 1 (1.67%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle
3 3 (5.00%) Citrix
3 3 (5.00%) Intel Security
3 3 (5.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.00%) Splunk
3 3 (5.00%) VMware
4 2 (3.33%) Cisco
4 2 (3.33%) Google
4 2 (3.33%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.67%) Capita
5 1 (1.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.67%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.67%) Hortonworks
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