The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Security Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Architect
South East / Berkshire
Rank 147 206 199
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 34 20 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.98% 0.39% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.41% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 29 15 24
Median salary £75,000 £62,500 £68,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%

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
3300 4910 5241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.29% 94.99% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2662 4032 3910
Median salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,004 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Security Architect in the job title.

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
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architect within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +36 8 £70,000 +3.70%
Newbury - 3 - -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Security Architect
South East

Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, Security Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Security Architect in the job title.

1 51 (68.00%) Security Architecture
2 38 (50.67%) Security Cleared
3 37 (49.33%) SC Cleared
4 33 (44.00%) Cybersecurity
5 31 (41.33%) PKI
5 31 (41.33%) Data Protection
5 31 (41.33%) Fraud Detection
5 31 (41.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 27 (36.00%) Cisco
7 24 (32.00%) Palo Alto
8 23 (30.67%) Information Security
9 22 (29.33%) Firewall
10 21 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
11 20 (26.67%) VMware
12 19 (25.33%) CheckPoint
12 19 (25.33%) SSL
12 19 (25.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 18 (24.00%) Security Patching
13 18 (24.00%) Unix
13 18 (24.00%) Windows
13 18 (24.00%) Linux
13 18 (24.00%) VMware ESX
13 18 (24.00%) Intrusion Detection
13 18 (24.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
14 17 (22.67%) VPN
15 16 (21.33%) Change Management
15 16 (21.33%) VMware Infrastructure
16 15 (20.00%) Imperva
16 15 (20.00%) Patch Management
16 15 (20.00%) Kalman Filter

Security Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (4.00%) IBM Domino
2 2 (2.67%) IIS
3 1 (1.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) IaaS
1 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (29.33%) Firewall
2 21 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
3 19 (25.33%) SSL
4 18 (24.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 17 (22.67%) VPN
6 14 (18.67%) Network Security
7 2 (2.67%) DNS
8 1 (1.33%) BGP
8 1 (1.33%) DHCP
8 1 (1.33%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.33%) LAN
8 1 (1.33%) MPLS
8 1 (1.33%) OSPF
8 1 (1.33%) SNMP
8 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.33%) VLAN
8 1 (1.33%) WAN
8 1 (1.33%) Wireless
8 1 (1.33%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (8.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 1 (1.33%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 31 (41.33%) PKI
2 19 (25.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 7 (9.33%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.33%) iPad
4 4 (5.33%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (4.00%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.67%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.33%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.00%) Linux
1 18 (24.00%) Unix
1 18 (24.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (68.00%) Security Architecture
2 33 (44.00%) Cybersecurity
3 31 (41.33%) Data Protection
3 31 (41.33%) Fraud Detection
3 31 (41.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 23 (30.67%) Information Security
5 18 (24.00%) Security Patching
6 16 (21.33%) Change Management
7 15 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
7 15 (20.00%) Patch Management
8 11 (14.67%) Presales
9 9 (12.00%) Threat Management
10 5 (6.67%) Project Management
10 5 (6.67%) Security Operations
11 4 (5.33%) Identity Management
11 4 (5.33%) Penetration Testing
11 4 (5.33%) Process Improvement
11 4 (5.33%) Service Delivery
11 4 (5.33%) Threat Analysis
12 3 (4.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.33%) C
Qualifications
1 38 (50.67%) Security Cleared
2 37 (49.33%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.33%) CISSP
4 4 (5.33%) CISM
5 3 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.00%) CLAS
5 3 (4.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.67%) CCIE
6 2 (2.67%) CCSE
6 2 (2.67%) CISA
6 2 (2.67%) GIAC
6 2 (2.67%) IISP
6 2 (2.67%) SANS
7 1 (1.33%) CCDP
7 1 (1.33%) CCNP
7 1 (1.33%) ISSAP
7 1 (1.33%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (4.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 18 (24.00%) VMware ESX
2 16 (21.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (24.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (1.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 27 (36.00%) Cisco
2 24 (32.00%) Palo Alto
3 20 (26.67%) VMware
4 19 (25.33%) CheckPoint
5 15 (20.00%) Imperva
5 15 (20.00%) LogLogic
6 3 (4.00%) Oracle
7 2 (2.67%) Blue Coat
7 2 (2.67%) Forcepoint
7 2 (2.67%) IBM
7 2 (2.67%) Juniper
8 1 (1.33%) CA
8 1 (1.33%) ForgeRock
8 1 (1.33%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.33%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.33%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.33%) NetApp
8 1 (1.33%) Sophos
8 1 (1.33%) Splunk
8 1 (1.33%) Tufin