The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Cybersecurity Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cybersecurity Architect
UK
Rank 567 599 586
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Cybersecurity Architect 24 19 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.037% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.039% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 3
Median daily rate £622 £650 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £650 £550 £690
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -20.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42377 48205 48154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.76% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 27593 30644 30320
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1495 1752 1913
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.12 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

Cybersecurity Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Cybersecurity Architect in the job title.

Cybersecurity Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cybersecurity Architect
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cybersecurity Architect within the UK.

Cybersecurity Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Cybersecurity Architect
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cybersecurity Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Cybersecurity Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Cybersecurity Architect
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 19 January 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
England +42 20 £625 -3.84% 9
London +21 17 £617 -5.11% 4
Edinburgh - 2 - - 2
Wales - 2 £575 -
Scotland - 2 - - 2
Newport - 2 £575 -
South Wales - 2 £575 -
East of England - 2 £650 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £650 -
North West +21 1 £750 - 2
Manchester +14 1 £750 - 2
City of London - 1 £675 - 2

Cybersecurity Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Cybersecurity Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Cybersecurity Architect in the job title.

1 42 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 13 (30.95%) SC Cleared
3 13 (30.95%) Security Cleared
4 12 (28.57%) Finance
5 10 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (19.05%) Information Security
7 8 (19.05%) TOGAF
7 8 (19.05%) CISSP
8 7 (16.67%) Open Source
9 6 (14.29%) Information Assurance
9 6 (14.29%) Security Testing
9 6 (14.29%) Identity Management
9 6 (14.29%) Banking
10 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
10 5 (11.90%) PCI DSS
11 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
11 4 (9.52%) SIEM
11 4 (9.52%) Network Security
11 4 (9.52%) Data Protection
11 4 (9.52%) Cyber Attack
11 4 (9.52%) DevOps
11 4 (9.52%) SABSA
11 4 (9.52%) CISM
11 4 (9.52%) SAML
11 4 (9.52%) LDAP
11 4 (9.52%) Kerberos
11 4 (9.52%) Tripwire

Cybersecurity Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 2 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (2.38%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) Kerberos
1 4 (9.52%) LDAP
1 4 (9.52%) Network Security
2 3 (7.14%) SCCP
3 2 (4.76%) Firewall
3 2 (4.76%) Internet
4 1 (2.38%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Big Data
2 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
General
1 12 (28.57%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) SAML
2 2 (4.76%) Middleware
2 2 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.52%) Cyber Attack
3 3 (7.14%) CESG
3 3 (7.14%) Cyber Defence
3 3 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) Cryptography
4 2 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (4.76%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (4.76%) Statistics
5 1 (2.38%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.38%) Fintech
5 1 (2.38%) Online Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Unix
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Android
3 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (19.05%) Information Security
4 8 (19.05%) TOGAF
5 7 (16.67%) Open Source
6 6 (14.29%) Identity Management
6 6 (14.29%) Information Assurance
6 6 (14.29%) Security Testing
7 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (9.52%) Data Protection
8 4 (9.52%) DevOps
8 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (9.52%) SABSA
8 4 (9.52%) SIEM
9 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (7.14%) Identity Access Management
9 3 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (7.14%) Security Management
9 3 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) Java
2 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) SC Cleared
1 13 (30.95%) Security Cleared
2 8 (19.05%) CISSP
3 4 (9.52%) CISM
4 3 (7.14%) CESG Certified Professional
4 3 (7.14%) CREST Certified
5 2 (4.76%) CEH
5 2 (4.76%) CISMP
5 2 (4.76%) CRISC
5 2 (4.76%) GIAC
5 2 (4.76%) SANS
6 1 (2.38%) CISA
6 1 (2.38%) CLAS
6 1 (2.38%) Degree
6 1 (2.38%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) PCI DSS
2 3 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.76%) RMADS
3 2 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.38%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Docker
1 2 (4.76%) vCloud
2 1 (2.38%) HDFS
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
1 1 (2.38%) Puppet
1 1 (2.38%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Google
1 4 (9.52%) Tripwire
2 3 (7.14%) Splunk
3 2 (4.76%) Cyber-Ark
3 2 (4.76%) Dell
3 2 (4.76%) Symantec
3 2 (4.76%) VMware
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) Saba
4 1 (2.38%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.38%) Trend Micro
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