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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architecture
Rank 115 140 136
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -4
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 30 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.98% 0.31% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 0.40% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 4 7
Median daily rate £500 £550 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £440 £442
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £550 £598
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £515 £500
% change year-on-year
+6.79% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £62.50 £51.17 £35.25
% change year-on-year
+22.14% +45.16%
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
2385 2486 2357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.20% 77.52% 77.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1599 1660 1579
Median daily rate £390 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 114 106
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.25 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% +15.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £18.89 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 - 21 £563 - 2
Wiltshire -6 6 £415 -24.59% 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £425 - 1
Security Architecture
England

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 29 (67.44%) CISSP
2 24 (55.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (51.16%) Information Security
4 21 (48.84%) SIEM
5 18 (41.86%) PCI DSS
6 17 (39.53%) Firewall
6 17 (39.53%) Finance
6 17 (39.53%) Data Centre
7 14 (32.56%) Windows
7 14 (32.56%) Linux
7 14 (32.56%) Amazon AWS
8 12 (27.91%) Technical Architecture
8 12 (27.91%) Vulnerability Management
9 11 (25.58%) ArcSight
9 11 (25.58%) Cisco
10 10 (23.26%) VMware
10 10 (23.26%) Forcepoint
10 10 (23.26%) Intrusion Detection
10 10 (23.26%) Content Management
10 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Azure
10 10 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (23.26%) Office 365
10 10 (23.26%) Cisco ISE
10 10 (23.26%) Cyber-Ark
10 10 (23.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 10 (23.26%) DDoS Mitigation
10 10 (23.26%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 9 (20.93%) Management Information System
12 7 (16.28%) ITIL
12 7 (16.28%) Security Cleared

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 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (4.65%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 14 (32.56%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (23.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (39.53%) Firewall
2 10 (23.26%) Cisco ISE
2 10 (23.26%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (16.28%) Network Security
4 4 (9.30%) Internet
4 4 (9.30%) SSL
4 4 (9.30%) Wireless
5 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Big Data
General
1 17 (39.53%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Architect
2 13 (30.23%) Analyst
3 12 (27.91%) Security Analyst
4 11 (25.58%) Security Architect
5 8 (18.60%) Consultant
5 8 (18.60%) Security Consultant
6 7 (16.28%) IT Analyst
6 7 (16.28%) IT Security Analyst
7 6 (13.95%) Information Analyst
7 6 (13.95%) Information Security Analyst
8 4 (9.30%) Applications Consultant
8 4 (9.30%) Dashboard Consultant
8 4 (9.30%) Development Consultant
8 4 (9.30%) Security Technical Consultant
8 4 (9.30%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (9.30%) Senior Security Analyst
8 4 (9.30%) Splunk Consultant
8 4 (9.30%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (9.30%) Technical Security Consultant
9 3 (6.98%) CLAS Security Advisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) Middleware
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (39.53%) Data Centre
2 10 (23.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 9 (20.93%) Management Information System
4 5 (11.63%) CESG
4 5 (11.63%) PKI
5 3 (6.98%) CESG CLAS
6 2 (4.65%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.33%) Cryptography
7 1 (2.33%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (2.33%) Internet of Things
7 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.33%) Private Cloud
7 1 (2.33%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) Linux
1 14 (32.56%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Unix
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (51.16%) Information Security
2 21 (48.84%) SIEM
3 12 (27.91%) Technical Architecture
3 12 (27.91%) Vulnerability Management
4 10 (23.26%) Content Management
4 10 (23.26%) DDoS Mitigation
5 7 (16.28%) ITIL
5 7 (16.28%) Threat Management
6 6 (13.95%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (13.95%) OWASP
6 6 (13.95%) SABSA
7 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (11.63%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (11.63%) Performance Management
7 5 (11.63%) Portfolio Management
7 5 (11.63%) TOGAF
8 4 (9.30%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (6.98%) Data Protection
9 3 (6.98%) Information Assurance
9 3 (6.98%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) Java
2 1 (2.33%) C
2 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 29 (67.44%) CISSP
2 7 (16.28%) Security Cleared
3 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
4 4 (9.30%) CISMP
4 4 (9.30%) CLAS
4 4 (9.30%) IISP
5 3 (6.98%) Degree
5 3 (6.98%) DV Cleared
5 3 (6.98%) ISSAP
6 2 (4.65%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (4.65%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (4.65%) CREST Certified
6 2 (4.65%) SANS
7 1 (2.33%) CEH
7 1 (2.33%) GCIA
7 1 (2.33%) GCIH
7 1 (2.33%) GWAPT
7 1 (2.33%) OSCE
7 1 (2.33%) OSCP
7 1 (2.33%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (55.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (41.86%) PCI DSS
3 3 (6.98%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (4.65%) ISO22301
4 2 (4.65%) ISO27002
4 2 (4.65%) ISO27005
5 1 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (2.33%) QA
5 1 (2.33%) RMADS
System Software
1 10 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.65%) Snort
Systems Management
1 10 (23.26%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (2.33%) Nessus
2 1 (2.33%) QRadar
2 1 (2.33%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) ArcSight
1 11 (25.58%) Cisco
2 10 (23.26%) Cyber-Ark
2 10 (23.26%) Forcepoint
2 10 (23.26%) VMware
3 5 (11.63%) Splunk
4 4 (9.30%) Qualys
5 2 (4.65%) LogRhythm
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle
5 2 (4.65%) Siebel
6 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.33%) Citrix
6 1 (2.33%) Intel Security
6 1 (2.33%) ScanSafe
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