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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architect
Rank 204 182 201
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 24 33 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.44% 0.62% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.67% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 8
Average salary £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £55,000 £53,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £77,500 £79,500
UK excluding London average salary £67,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +16.66%
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
5178 4957 4806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.23% 93.56% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3827 3669 3993
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,000 £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 30 January 2015.

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 January 2015. 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 -14 12 £67,500 +8.00%
Slough - 2 £80,000 - 1
Security Architect
South East

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 43 (58.11%) Security Architecture
2 33 (44.59%) CISSP
3 30 (40.54%) Information Security
4 28 (37.84%) TOGAF
5 26 (35.14%) SABSA
6 24 (32.43%) Security Cleared
6 24 (32.43%) Firewall
7 22 (29.73%) SC Cleared
8 20 (27.03%) Network Security
9 17 (22.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 16 (21.62%) Telecoms
11 15 (20.27%) Cyber Security
11 15 (20.27%) Network Design
12 14 (18.92%) CISM
12 14 (18.92%) Management Information System
13 13 (17.57%) Cisco Certification
14 12 (16.22%) ITIL
14 12 (16.22%) Cisco
14 12 (16.22%) Network Architecture
14 12 (16.22%) COBIT
15 11 (14.86%) SWOT Analysis
15 11 (14.86%) Economics
15 11 (14.86%) LTE
15 11 (14.86%) 3GPP
15 11 (14.86%) IPv6
15 11 (14.86%) Project Management
15 11 (14.86%) Finance
15 11 (14.86%) Software-Defined Networking
16 10 (13.51%) MPLS
17 9 (12.16%) CCNP

Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (32.43%) Firewall
2 20 (27.03%) Network Security
3 11 (14.86%) LTE
3 11 (14.86%) 3GPP
3 11 (14.86%) IPv6
3 11 (14.86%) Software-Defined Networking
4 10 (13.51%) MPLS
5 6 (8.11%) Wireless
6 5 (6.76%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (5.41%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (4.05%) WAN
9 2 (2.70%) NetScreen
9 2 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (1.35%) FWSM
10 1 (1.35%) Cisco PIX
10 1 (1.35%) OSPF
10 1 (1.35%) BGP
10 1 (1.35%) EIGRP
10 1 (1.35%) VPN
General
1 16 (21.62%) Telecoms
2 11 (14.86%) Finance
3 7 (9.46%) Retail
4 5 (6.76%) Marketing
5 3 (4.05%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.70%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.92%) Management Information System
2 11 (14.86%) Economics
3 9 (12.16%) CESG
4 8 (10.81%) PKI
5 4 (5.41%) RMADS
5 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.05%) CESG CLAS
7 2 (2.70%) GIS
8 1 (1.35%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.16%) Windows
2 4 (5.41%) Linux
3 2 (2.70%) UNIX
3 2 (2.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (58.11%) Security Architecture
2 30 (40.54%) Information Security
3 28 (37.84%) TOGAF
4 26 (35.14%) SABSA
5 15 (20.27%) Cyber Security
5 15 (20.27%) Network Design
6 12 (16.22%) ITIL
6 12 (16.22%) Network Architecture
7 11 (14.86%) SWOT Analysis
7 11 (14.86%) Project Management
8 6 (8.11%) Information Assurance
9 5 (6.76%) PRINCE
10 4 (5.41%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (5.41%) Strategic Planning
10 4 (5.41%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (5.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 4 (5.41%) Vulnerability Management
11 3 (4.05%) SIEM
11 3 (4.05%) Change Management
11 3 (4.05%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 33 (44.59%) CISSP
2 24 (32.43%) Security Cleared
3 22 (29.73%) SC Cleared
4 14 (18.92%) CISM
5 13 (17.57%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (12.16%) CCNP
7 8 (10.81%) CCIE
8 6 (8.11%) CCDP
8 6 (8.11%) JNCIE
8 6 (8.11%) DV Cleared
9 5 (6.76%) CCNA
10 3 (4.05%) JNCIA
10 3 (4.05%) Degree
11 2 (2.70%) Security+ Certification
11 2 (2.70%) Linux+ Certification
11 2 (2.70%) CCSP
11 2 (2.70%) SSCP
12 1 (1.35%) ISSAP
12 1 (1.35%) CISA
12 1 (1.35%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (22.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (16.22%) COBIT
3 5 (6.76%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.70%) JSP 440
5 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (16.22%) Cisco
2 8 (10.81%) Juniper
3 7 (9.46%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.46%) HP
3 7 (9.46%) VMware
4 5 (6.76%) CA
4 5 (6.76%) McAfee
5 4 (5.41%) IBM
6 3 (4.05%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.70%) NetIQ
7 2 (2.70%) NetApp
7 2 (2.70%) Intel
7 2 (2.70%) Sourcefire
7 2 (2.70%) Tripwire
8 1 (1.35%) Symantec
Slough, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £85000 per annum
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