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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Architect
Rank 200 190 168
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 27 32 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.45% 0.58% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.63% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 39
Average salary £67,500 £80,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £64,750 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £84,500 £116,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
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
5496 5108 5231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.35% 92.97% 94.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3839 3994 4357
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,500 £26,825
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -5 17 £67,500 -20.58% 2
Slough +6 2 - -
Bracknell -4 1 - -
Maidenhead -21 1 £57,500 -11.53%
Newbury - 1 £55,000 -
Security Architect
South East

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (70.69%) Security Architecture
2 29 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 27 (46.55%) SC Cleared
4 25 (43.10%) Telecoms
5 23 (39.66%) Network Design
6 20 (34.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 17 (29.31%) Finance
8 16 (27.59%) DV Cleared
8 16 (27.59%) Network Security
9 9 (15.52%) PKI
9 9 (15.52%) CISSP
10 8 (13.79%) IPv6
10 8 (13.79%) Marketing
10 8 (13.79%) LTE
11 7 (12.07%) Network Architecture
11 7 (12.07%) Cyber Security
11 7 (12.07%) RMADS
11 7 (12.07%) SWOT Analysis
11 7 (12.07%) Software-Defined Networking
11 7 (12.07%) Economics
11 7 (12.07%) Information Security
11 7 (12.07%) 3GPP
12 6 (10.34%) TOGAF
12 6 (10.34%) Splunk
13 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 5 (8.62%) Information Assurance
13 5 (8.62%) Degree
13 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (8.62%) Windows
14 4 (6.90%) CISM

Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 16 (27.59%) Network Security
2 8 (13.79%) LTE
2 8 (13.79%) IPv6
3 7 (12.07%) 3GPP
3 7 (12.07%) Software-Defined Networking
4 3 (5.17%) LDAP
4 3 (5.17%) X.509
4 3 (5.17%) Firewall
5 1 (1.72%) Wireless
5 1 (1.72%) WLAN
5 1 (1.72%) WAN
5 1 (1.72%) VPN
5 1 (1.72%) DNS
5 1 (1.72%) IPv4
5 1 (1.72%) LAN
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
General
1 25 (43.10%) Telecoms
2 17 (29.31%) Finance
3 8 (13.79%) Marketing
4 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) Gherkin
2 1 (1.72%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) PKI
2 7 (12.07%) RMADS
2 7 (12.07%) Economics
3 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.17%) Smartcard
4 2 (3.45%) GIS
5 1 (1.72%) SCADA
5 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (70.69%) Security Architecture
2 23 (39.66%) Network Design
3 7 (12.07%) Information Security
3 7 (12.07%) Network Architecture
3 7 (12.07%) SWOT Analysis
3 7 (12.07%) Cyber Security
4 6 (10.34%) TOGAF
5 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (8.62%) Information Assurance
5 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (6.90%) SABSA
6 4 (6.90%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (6.90%) ITIL
7 3 (5.17%) Project Management
8 2 (3.45%) Business Development
8 2 (3.45%) SIEM
9 1 (1.72%) Change Control
9 1 (1.72%) Business Transformation
9 1 (1.72%) Waterfall
9 1 (1.72%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 27 (46.55%) SC Cleared
3 16 (27.59%) DV Cleared
4 9 (15.52%) CISSP
5 5 (8.62%) Degree
6 4 (6.90%) CISM
7 2 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.72%) CISA
8 1 (1.72%) CCSA
8 1 (1.72%) CCSE
8 1 (1.72%) CCNP
8 1 (1.72%) CCNA
8 1 (1.72%) CCDA
8 1 (1.72%) CCDP
8 1 (1.72%) CITP
8 1 (1.72%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (34.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (6.90%) COBIT
3 1 (1.72%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 6 (10.34%) Splunk
2 4 (6.90%) Cisco
3 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.45%) Juniper
5 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.72%) Fujitsu
5 1 (1.72%) Riverbed
5 1 (1.72%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.72%) F5
5 1 (1.72%) Citrix
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Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £67000 - £75000 per annum + £6K Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
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