The table below looks at the statistics for Security Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Architecture over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architecture
Rank 107 138 137
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -1
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 32 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.10% 0.36% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 0.46% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 8
Median daily rate £525 £513 £498
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +3.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £417 £461
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £550 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £51.17 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-52.12% +44.14%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2278 2617 2370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.31% 78.05% 76.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1534 1747 1576
Median daily rate £400 £388 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £517
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 130 88
Median hourly rate £32.50 £39.25 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.19% +17.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.40 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Security Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Architecture across the South West region.

Security Architecture Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Security Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Architecture across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Security Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Security Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Architecture across the South West region.

Security Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Security Architecture
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
Bristol - 16 £600 - 4
Wiltshire +10 13 £488 -11.36% 2
Gloucestershire - 1 £425 - 3
Security Architecture
England

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 West region with a requirement for Security Architecture.

1 32 (61.54%) CISSP
1 32 (61.54%) Information Security
2 24 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (40.38%) PCI DSS
3 21 (40.38%) SIEM
4 18 (34.62%) Firewall
5 17 (32.69%) Finance
6 16 (30.77%) Windows
6 16 (30.77%) Data Centre
7 15 (28.85%) Linux
8 14 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
9 13 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
10 12 (23.08%) Compliance Management
10 12 (23.08%) Cisco
10 12 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
11 11 (21.15%) Management Information System
11 11 (21.15%) ArcSight
12 10 (19.23%) Cisco ISE
12 10 (19.23%) Cyber-Ark
12 10 (19.23%) Office 365
12 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
12 10 (19.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 10 (19.23%) DDoS Mitigation
12 10 (19.23%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 10 (19.23%) VMware
12 10 (19.23%) Forcepoint
12 10 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (19.23%) CESG
12 10 (19.23%) Content Management
12 10 (19.23%) Intrusion Detection

Security Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (5.77%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (3.85%) Sentinel
2 1 (1.92%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 14 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (19.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (34.62%) Firewall
2 10 (19.23%) Cisco ISE
2 10 (19.23%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (13.46%) Network Security
4 4 (7.69%) Internet
4 4 (7.69%) SSL
4 4 (7.69%) Wireless
5 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.92%) DHCP
7 1 (1.92%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) SAP BW
1 1 (1.92%) SAP HANA
General
1 17 (32.69%) Finance
2 8 (15.38%) Retail
3 3 (5.77%) Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (44.23%) Architect
2 19 (36.54%) Security Architect
3 12 (23.08%) Analyst
4 11 (21.15%) Security Analyst
5 10 (19.23%) Consultant
6 9 (17.31%) Information Security Architect
6 9 (17.31%) Security Consultant
7 8 (15.38%) Information Architect
8 6 (11.54%) Information Analyst
8 6 (11.54%) Information Security Analyst
8 6 (11.54%) IT Analyst
8 6 (11.54%) IT Security Analyst
9 4 (7.69%) Applications Consultant
9 4 (7.69%) Dashboard Consultant
9 4 (7.69%) Development Consultant
9 4 (7.69%) Security Technical Consultant
9 4 (7.69%) Splunk Consultant
9 4 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (7.69%) Technical Security Consultant
10 3 (5.77%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) .NET
1 2 (3.85%) Middleware
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.92%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 11 (21.15%) Management Information System
3 10 (19.23%) CESG
3 10 (19.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (9.62%) PKI
5 3 (5.77%) CESG CLAS
5 3 (5.77%) Cryptography
6 2 (3.85%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.92%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.77%) Windows
2 15 (28.85%) Linux
3 3 (5.77%) Unix
3 3 (5.77%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (61.54%) Information Security
2 21 (40.38%) SIEM
3 13 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 12 (23.08%) Compliance Management
4 12 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
5 10 (19.23%) Content Management
5 10 (19.23%) DDoS Mitigation
6 9 (17.31%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (15.38%) TOGAF
8 7 (13.46%) ITIL
8 7 (13.46%) Threat Management
9 6 (11.54%) Data Protection
10 5 (9.62%) Performance Management
10 5 (9.62%) Portfolio Management
10 5 (9.62%) Risk and Compliance Management
10 5 (9.62%) Risk Management
10 5 (9.62%) SABSA
10 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
11 4 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.77%) Java
2 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.85%) Python
3 1 (1.92%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (61.54%) CISSP
2 9 (17.31%) Security Cleared
3 8 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 6 (11.54%) IISP
5 5 (9.62%) CLAS
5 5 (9.62%) DV Cleared
6 4 (7.69%) CISA
6 4 (7.69%) CISM
6 4 (7.69%) CISMP
7 3 (5.77%) ISSAP
8 2 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (3.85%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (3.85%) Degree
9 1 (1.92%) CEH
9 1 (1.92%) CREST Certified
9 1 (1.92%) GCIA
9 1 (1.92%) GCIH
9 1 (1.92%) PCI QSA
9 1 (1.92%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (40.38%) PCI DSS
3 3 (5.77%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (3.85%) RMADS
5 1 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (1.92%) ISO22301
5 1 (1.92%) ISO27002
5 1 (1.92%) ISO27005
5 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 10 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.62%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.77%) Snort
Systems Management
1 10 (19.23%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (3.85%) Nessus
2 2 (3.85%) QRadar
3 1 (1.92%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 12 (23.08%) Cisco
2 11 (21.15%) ArcSight
3 10 (19.23%) Cyber-Ark
3 10 (19.23%) Forcepoint
3 10 (19.23%) VMware
4 6 (11.54%) Splunk
5 4 (7.69%) Qualys
6 2 (3.85%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.85%) Citrix
6 2 (3.85%) Intel Security
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle
6 2 (3.85%) ScanSafe
6 2 (3.85%) Siebel
7 1 (1.92%) LogRhythm
7 1 (1.92%) SAP
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