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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architect
Rank 185 200 195
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 30 26 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.59% 0.44% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.48% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 28 11 20
Average salary £70,000 £67,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £64,750
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £80,000 £116,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £60,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
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
4780 5436 5109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.02% 92.83% 93.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3738 3783 3996
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £25,783
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -10 6 £66,250 -1.85% 1
Bracknell +23 5 £70,000 -
Maidenhead +12 1 £80,000 +39.13%
Security Architect
South East

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 48 (80.00%) Security Architecture
2 31 (51.67%) Information Security
2 31 (51.67%) CISSP
3 18 (30.00%) CISM
4 17 (28.33%) Security Cleared
5 16 (26.67%) SC Cleared
6 15 (25.00%) Cyber Security
6 15 (25.00%) Identity Management
7 13 (21.67%) Telecoms
8 11 (18.33%) SABSA
8 11 (18.33%) Data Protection
8 11 (18.33%) TOGAF
9 10 (16.67%) DNS
9 10 (16.67%) Data Centre
10 9 (15.00%) Network Architecture
10 9 (15.00%) RMADS
10 9 (15.00%) Logistics
10 9 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 9 (15.00%) Active Directory
10 9 (15.00%) Windows
10 9 (15.00%) Linux
10 9 (15.00%) LDAP
10 9 (15.00%) Broadband
10 9 (15.00%) Kerberos
10 9 (15.00%) Retail
11 8 (13.33%) Network Design
11 8 (13.33%) Information Assurance
12 7 (11.67%) PKI
12 7 (11.67%) Finance
13 6 (10.00%) Degree

Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.67%) DNS
2 9 (15.00%) LDAP
2 9 (15.00%) Broadband
2 9 (15.00%) Kerberos
3 5 (8.33%) Firewall
4 3 (5.00%) Network Security
4 3 (5.00%) VPN
5 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.67%) Wireless Security
5 1 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (1.67%) Wireless
5 1 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.67%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (1.67%) LAN
5 1 (1.67%) WAN
5 1 (1.67%) DHCP
5 1 (1.67%) DMZ
5 1 (1.67%) MPLS
General
1 13 (21.67%) Telecoms
2 9 (15.00%) Retail
3 7 (11.67%) Finance
4 2 (3.33%) Back Office
5 1 (1.67%) Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 9 (15.00%) RMADS
3 7 (11.67%) PKI
4 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (3.33%) Mobile Computing
6 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.67%) CESG
7 1 (1.67%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.00%) Windows
1 9 (15.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (80.00%) Security Architecture
2 31 (51.67%) Information Security
3 15 (25.00%) Identity Management
3 15 (25.00%) Cyber Security
4 11 (18.33%) SABSA
4 11 (18.33%) Data Protection
4 11 (18.33%) TOGAF
5 9 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 9 (15.00%) Logistics
5 9 (15.00%) Network Architecture
6 8 (13.33%) Information Assurance
6 8 (13.33%) Network Design
7 4 (6.67%) Project Management
7 4 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (5.00%) Business Transformation
8 3 (5.00%) SIEM
8 3 (5.00%) Risk Management
9 2 (3.33%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.33%) Incident Management
9 2 (3.33%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (51.67%) CISSP
2 18 (30.00%) CISM
3 17 (28.33%) Security Cleared
4 16 (26.67%) SC Cleared
5 6 (10.00%) Degree
6 5 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (6.67%) CCIE
7 4 (6.67%) CEH
8 3 (5.00%) GSEC
8 3 (5.00%) CISA
8 3 (5.00%) CRISC
9 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.67%) CCNP
9 1 (1.67%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (5.00%) Symantec
1 3 (5.00%) Websense
1 3 (5.00%) Sourcefire
1 3 (5.00%) Imperva
1 3 (5.00%) Tufin
1 3 (5.00%) ArcSight
1 3 (5.00%) Cyber-Ark
2 2 (3.33%) VMware
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle
3 1 (1.67%) Cisco
3 1 (1.67%) Juniper
3 1 (1.67%) F5
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Flexible/Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago