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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architect
Rank 182 194 177
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 35 40 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.72% 0.73% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.77% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 32 35 36
Average salary £69,625 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.53% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £60,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
4638 5210 5478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.49% 95.19% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3802 3831 3946
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 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
(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 +22 18 £72,500 -3.33% 1
Bracknell -7 4 £69,250 -1.07%
Security Architect
South East

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 40 (74.07%) Cybersecurity
2 32 (59.26%) Security Architecture
3 23 (42.59%) SC Cleared
3 23 (42.59%) Security Cleared
4 20 (37.04%) TOGAF
5 19 (35.19%) Finance
6 15 (27.78%) SABSA
6 15 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 15 (27.78%) CISSP
7 12 (22.22%) Telecoms
7 12 (22.22%) Presales
8 11 (20.37%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 11 (20.37%) Network Design
9 9 (16.67%) Firewall
9 9 (16.67%) Identity Management
9 9 (16.67%) Security Operations
10 8 (14.81%) Security Operations Centre
10 8 (14.81%) Fraud Detection
10 8 (14.81%) Identity Access Management
10 8 (14.81%) SDLC
10 8 (14.81%) Threat Analysis
10 8 (14.81%) Threat Modelling
10 8 (14.81%) Data Protection
10 8 (14.81%) CISM
10 8 (14.81%) PKI
11 7 (12.96%) Penetration Testing
11 7 (12.96%) Degree
11 7 (12.96%) Information Security
11 7 (12.96%) Mentoring
11 7 (12.96%) CLAS

Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.41%) IIS
1 4 (7.41%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.85%) IaaS
2 1 (1.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.67%) Firewall
2 4 (7.41%) SAN
3 1 (1.85%) GGSN
3 1 (1.85%) Internet
3 1 (1.85%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) FindBugs
1 4 (7.41%) sqlmap
General
1 19 (35.19%) Finance
2 12 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.85%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) PKI
1 8 (14.81%) Security Operations Centre
2 5 (9.26%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.41%) Cryptography
4 3 (5.56%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.70%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (74.07%) Cybersecurity
2 32 (59.26%) Security Architecture
3 20 (37.04%) TOGAF
4 15 (27.78%) SABSA
5 12 (22.22%) Presales
6 11 (20.37%) Network Design
7 9 (16.67%) Identity Management
7 9 (16.67%) Security Operations
8 8 (14.81%) Data Protection
8 8 (14.81%) Fraud Detection
8 8 (14.81%) Identity Access Management
8 8 (14.81%) SDLC
8 8 (14.81%) Threat Analysis
8 8 (14.81%) Threat Modelling
9 7 (12.96%) Information Security
9 7 (12.96%) Mentoring
9 7 (12.96%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (11.11%) Migration
11 5 (9.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 4 (7.41%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.41%) C++
1 4 (7.41%) Java
1 4 (7.41%) Perl
1 4 (7.41%) Python
1 4 (7.41%) Shell Script
2 3 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (42.59%) SC Cleared
1 23 (42.59%) Security Cleared
2 15 (27.78%) CISSP
3 8 (14.81%) CISM
4 7 (12.96%) CLAS
4 7 (12.96%) Degree
5 4 (7.41%) CEH
5 4 (7.41%) IISP
5 4 (7.41%) SANS
6 3 (5.56%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (3.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (20.37%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (7.41%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.85%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) CFEngine
1 4 (7.41%) HP Fortify
1 4 (7.41%) Nessus
1 4 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (7.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (7.41%) Coverity
1 4 (7.41%) HP
1 4 (7.41%) Qualys
1 4 (7.41%) Splunk
1 4 (7.41%) Veracode
2 2 (3.70%) CheckPoint
2 2 (3.70%) Cisco
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough
Telefonica
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago