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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architecture
Rank 120 130 132
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 20 21 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.74% 0.66% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.82% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 11
Median daily rate £575 £713 £580
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.29% +22.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £516 £490
10% offered a daily rate of more than £654 £775 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £587 £513
% change year-on-year
-6.34% +14.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.75 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.54%
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
2131 2567 2566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.63% 80.45% 76.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1442 1794 1742
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 109 124
Median hourly rate £38.00 £41.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% +43.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.39 £20.63 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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
Wiltshire -8 11 £525 -27.58%
Bristol +13 9 £588 +9.30% 2
Security Architecture
England

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 33 (63.46%) Information Security
2 24 (46.15%) CISSP
3 19 (36.54%) PCI DSS
4 18 (34.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (32.69%) Cybersecurity
6 14 (26.92%) SC Cleared
6 14 (26.92%) Security Cleared
6 14 (26.92%) Retail
7 13 (25.00%) SIEM
8 12 (23.08%) Firewall
9 11 (21.15%) Windows
10 10 (19.23%) Linux
10 10 (19.23%) Intel Security
10 10 (19.23%) Management Information System
10 10 (19.23%) Splunk
11 9 (17.31%) Finance
12 8 (15.38%) TOGAF
12 8 (15.38%) CESG
13 7 (13.46%) DV Cleared
13 7 (13.46%) Amazon AWS
13 7 (13.46%) Cisco
13 7 (13.46%) ITIL
13 7 (13.46%) Risk Management
13 7 (13.46%) VMware
13 7 (13.46%) Vulnerability Management
13 7 (13.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 6 (11.54%) Network Monitoring
14 6 (11.54%) Data Centre
14 6 (11.54%) Identity Access Management
14 6 (11.54%) CISM

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 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.92%) SAP GRC
2 1 (1.92%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.46%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.08%) Firewall
2 6 (11.54%) Internet
2 6 (11.54%) TCP/IP
3 5 (9.62%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (9.62%) Network Security
4 3 (5.77%) SSL
4 3 (5.77%) Wireless
5 2 (3.85%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.92%) DHCP
6 1 (1.92%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) SAP BW
1 1 (1.92%) SAP HANA
General
1 14 (26.92%) Retail
2 9 (17.31%) Finance
3 4 (7.69%) Banking
4 3 (5.77%) Legal
5 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (63.46%) Architect
2 30 (57.69%) Security Architect
3 15 (28.85%) Information Security Architect
4 14 (26.92%) Information Architect
5 8 (15.38%) Consultant
6 7 (13.46%) Analyst
6 7 (13.46%) Security Consultant
7 4 (7.69%) SOC Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Applications Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) Dashboard Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) Development Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Architect
8 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Security Architect
8 3 (5.77%) Security Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Security Technical Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) Splunk Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) Technical Security Consultant
9 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Consultant
9 2 (3.85%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) .NET
2 2 (3.85%) Middleware
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.92%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Management Information System
2 8 (15.38%) CESG
3 7 (13.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 6 (11.54%) Data Centre
5 5 (9.62%) Cyberthreat
5 5 (9.62%) Reference Data
6 3 (5.77%) Cryptography
6 3 (5.77%) PKI
7 2 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.92%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.15%) Windows
2 10 (19.23%) Linux
3 6 (11.54%) Unix
4 3 (5.77%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (63.46%) Information Security
2 17 (32.69%) Cybersecurity
3 13 (25.00%) SIEM
4 8 (15.38%) TOGAF
5 7 (13.46%) ITIL
5 7 (13.46%) Risk Management
5 7 (13.46%) Vulnerability Management
6 6 (11.54%) Data Protection
6 6 (11.54%) Data Security
6 6 (11.54%) Identity Access Management
6 6 (11.54%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (11.54%) Software Engineering
7 5 (9.62%) Analytics
7 5 (9.62%) Compliance Management
7 5 (9.62%) Service Management
8 4 (7.69%) Identity Management
8 4 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (7.69%) SABSA
8 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.54%) Java
2 5 (9.62%) PowerShell
2 5 (9.62%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (46.15%) CISSP
2 14 (26.92%) SC Cleared
2 14 (26.92%) Security Cleared
3 7 (13.46%) DV Cleared
4 6 (11.54%) CISM
5 5 (9.62%) CISA
6 4 (7.69%) CISMP
6 4 (7.69%) CLAS
6 4 (7.69%) IISP
6 4 (7.69%) ISSAP
7 1 (1.92%) CEH
7 1 (1.92%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (1.92%) CREST Certified
7 1 (1.92%) GCIA
7 1 (1.92%) GCIH
7 1 (1.92%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (36.54%) PCI DSS
2 18 (34.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.92%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (1.92%) RMADS
System Software
1 6 (11.54%) Snort
2 4 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) McAfee ePO
1 5 (9.62%) Nessus
1 5 (9.62%) QRadar
2 2 (3.85%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (1.92%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) Intel Security
1 10 (19.23%) Splunk
2 7 (13.46%) Cisco
2 7 (13.46%) VMware
3 5 (9.62%) CheckPoint
3 5 (9.62%) Citrix
3 5 (9.62%) ScanSafe
4 3 (5.77%) ArcSight
4 3 (5.77%) Qualys
5 2 (3.85%) Cyber-Ark
5 2 (3.85%) Forcepoint
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle
5 2 (3.85%) Siebel
6 1 (1.92%) LogRhythm
6 1 (1.92%) SAP