The table below looks at the statistics for the Enterprise Security Architect role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Enterprise Security Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Security Architect
Rank 618 602 582
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -20
Contract jobs requiring an Enterprise Security Architect 8 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.019% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.020% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 5
Average daily rate - £613 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £575 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - -

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
48618 48918 46871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31219 30411 27715
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1735 1925 2068
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.95% -3.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Enterprise Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Security Architect in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Enterprise Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Enterprise Security Architect
Daily Rate Trend

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

Enterprise Security Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Enterprise Security Architect
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Security Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -4 8 - - 6
London +6 5 - - 3
South East +19 3 - -
Surrey -6 3 - -
Redhill - 3 - -

Enterprise Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Enterprise Security Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Enterprise Security Architect in their job title.

1 16 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 13 (54.17%) Security Architecture
3 8 (33.33%) SABSA
3 8 (33.33%) CISSP
4 7 (29.17%) Information Security
5 6 (25.00%) Finance
5 6 (25.00%) Degree
5 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (20.83%) CISM
6 5 (20.83%) Security Management
6 5 (20.83%) Oracle
6 5 (20.83%) Intel Security
6 5 (20.83%) Cisco
6 5 (20.83%) IBM
6 5 (20.83%) IIS
7 4 (16.67%) Change Management
7 4 (16.67%) Firewall
7 4 (16.67%) CISA
7 4 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (16.67%) PCI DSS
7 4 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
8 3 (12.50%) IISP
8 3 (12.50%) ISAE 3402
8 3 (12.50%) Data Protection
8 3 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (12.50%) Driving Licence
8 3 (12.50%) ISO27005
8 3 (12.50%) Qualys

Enterprise Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Enterprise Security Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Enterprise Security Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.83%) IIS
2 2 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (8.33%) iPlanet
2 2 (8.33%) MQSeries
2 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) BusinessWare
1 2 (8.33%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) Network Security
3 1 (4.17%) HTTP
3 1 (4.17%) LAN
3 1 (4.17%) MPLS
3 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
3 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) DB2
1 2 (8.33%) DB2 UDB
2 1 (4.17%) Big Data
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Dutch Language
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) MSMQ
2 1 (4.17%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 3 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (12.50%) FMCG
2 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.50%) Smartcard
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) AS400
3 2 (8.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) AIX
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
1 2 (8.33%) Solaris
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
1 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
1 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (8.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 13 (54.17%) Security Architecture
3 8 (33.33%) SABSA
4 7 (29.17%) Information Security
5 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (20.83%) Security Management
6 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (16.67%) Change Management
7 4 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (12.50%) Business Development
8 3 (12.50%) Data Protection
8 3 (12.50%) Information Assurance
8 3 (12.50%) Information Management
8 3 (12.50%) Quality Management
8 3 (12.50%) Security Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
9 2 (8.33%) Project Management
9 2 (8.33%) SOA
9 2 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) CISSP
2 6 (25.00%) Degree
3 5 (20.83%) CISM
4 4 (16.67%) CISA
5 3 (12.50%) IISP
6 2 (8.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 2 (8.33%) CCSP
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
7 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 3 (12.50%) ISAE 3402
2 3 (12.50%) ISO 9001
2 3 (12.50%) ISO27005
2 3 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (8.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.33%) ClearTrust
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco
1 5 (20.83%) IBM
1 5 (20.83%) Intel Security
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) ArcSight
2 3 (12.50%) Barracuda Networks
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Qualys
2 3 (12.50%) Sun
2 3 (12.50%) Tripwire
3 2 (8.33%) BEA
3 2 (8.33%) CA
3 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (8.33%) FireEye
3 2 (8.33%) SAP
3 2 (8.33%) Vitria
3 2 (8.33%) VMware