The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Architect
Rank 175 199 186
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 49 37 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.86% 0.62% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.66% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 36 23 26
Average salary £69,000 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £90,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +12.00%
Security Architect
South East

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

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5358 5592 5138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.59% 93.18% 94.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3695 4193 4225
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Architect in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Security Architect
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Architect across the Berkshire region.

Security Architect Salary Trend in Berkshire

Security Architect
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Architect across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Security Architect Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Security Architect
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architect within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading 0 20 £80,000 +14.28% 1
Bracknell -11 5 £79,050 +43.72%
Maidenhead -3 1 £65,000 -25.71%
Newbury - 1 £69,000 -
Slough - 1 £80,000 - 1
Security Architect
South East

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited 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 IT job ads sampled with Security Architect in their job title.

1 41 (54.67%) Security Architecture
2 29 (38.67%) Information Security
2 29 (38.67%) CISSP
3 26 (34.67%) Security Cleared
4 25 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 23 (30.67%) SABSA
6 22 (29.33%) TOGAF
7 21 (28.00%) Network Security
8 20 (26.67%) Telecoms
9 18 (24.00%) Firewall
10 17 (22.67%) Network Architecture
11 16 (21.33%) Software-Defined Networking
11 16 (21.33%) LTE
11 16 (21.33%) Economics
11 16 (21.33%) SWOT Analysis
11 16 (21.33%) Network Design
11 16 (21.33%) 3GPP
11 16 (21.33%) IPv6
12 15 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 15 (20.00%) Cyber Security
13 13 (17.33%) CISM
14 11 (14.67%) COBIT
14 11 (14.67%) Finance
14 11 (14.67%) Management Information System
15 10 (13.33%) Marketing
15 10 (13.33%) PKI
16 9 (12.00%) Project Management
17 8 (10.67%) Cisco Certification
17 8 (10.67%) ITIL
17 8 (10.67%) Windows

Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited 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 IT job ads sampled with Security Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 21 (28.00%) Network Security
2 18 (24.00%) Firewall
3 16 (21.33%) LTE
3 16 (21.33%) Software-Defined Networking
3 16 (21.33%) 3GPP
3 16 (21.33%) IPv6
4 6 (8.00%) MPLS
4 6 (8.00%) Wireless
5 2 (2.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (2.67%) X.509
5 2 (2.67%) LDAP
6 1 (1.33%) LAN
6 1 (1.33%) WLAN
6 1 (1.33%) WAN
6 1 (1.33%) NetScreen
6 1 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
General
1 20 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 11 (14.67%) Finance
3 10 (13.33%) Marketing
4 6 (8.00%) Retail
5 1 (1.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.67%) Gherkin
2 1 (1.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.33%) Economics
2 11 (14.67%) Management Information System
3 10 (13.33%) PKI
4 7 (9.33%) CESG
5 5 (6.67%) RMADS
6 3 (4.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.67%) CESG CLAS
7 2 (2.67%) Smartcard
8 1 (1.33%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.67%) Windows
2 2 (2.67%) AIX
2 2 (2.67%) Linux
2 2 (2.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (54.67%) Security Architecture
2 29 (38.67%) Information Security
3 23 (30.67%) SABSA
4 22 (29.33%) TOGAF
5 17 (22.67%) Network Architecture
6 16 (21.33%) SWOT Analysis
6 16 (21.33%) Network Design
7 15 (20.00%) Cyber Security
8 9 (12.00%) Project Management
9 8 (10.67%) ITIL
10 6 (8.00%) Information Assurance
11 5 (6.67%) PRINCE
12 4 (5.33%) Vulnerability Management
12 4 (5.33%) Strategic Planning
13 3 (4.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 3 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
14 2 (2.67%) Business Development
14 2 (2.67%) Data Protection
14 2 (2.67%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.33%) VBScript
2 2 (2.67%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (38.67%) CISSP
2 26 (34.67%) Security Cleared
3 25 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 13 (17.33%) CISM
5 8 (10.67%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (9.33%) CCNP
6 7 (9.33%) CCDP
7 6 (8.00%) CCIE
7 6 (8.00%) JNCIE
7 6 (8.00%) Degree
8 5 (6.67%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.33%) CCNA
9 1 (1.33%) CCDA
9 1 (1.33%) CCSA
9 1 (1.33%) CCSE
9 1 (1.33%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (14.67%) COBIT
3 1 (1.33%) QA
3 1 (1.33%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.67%) Cisco
2 5 (6.67%) McAfee
3 4 (5.33%) VMware
3 4 (5.33%) HP
3 4 (5.33%) CA
4 3 (4.00%) Juniper
5 2 (2.67%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.67%) NetIQ
5 2 (2.67%) Tripwire
6 1 (1.33%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.33%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.33%) F5
6 1 (1.33%) Splunk
6 1 (1.33%) Symantec
6 1 (1.33%) Citrix
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