The table below looks at the statistics for Security Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Architecture over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architecture
Rank 162 173 197
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +24
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 61 50 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.23% 0.91% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 1.19% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 49 44 20
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £85,500
UK excluding London average salary £61,000 £61,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +2.08%
Security Architecture
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4054 4213 3802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.44% 76.66% 73.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2946 2962 2955
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Architecture across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Security Architecture
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Architecture across the Berkshire region.

Security Architecture Salary Trend in Berkshire

Security Architecture
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Architecture across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Security Architecture Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Security Architecture
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 Architecture within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 June 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
Slough +17 15 £52,500 - 1
Reading -27 13 £72,500 +11.53%
Maidenhead +4 8 £80,000 +6.66%
Bracknell +20 6 £70,000 -
Newbury - 6 £58,750 -
Security Architecture
South East

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Security Architecture also 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 that cited Security Architecture.

1 59 (56.73%) CISSP
2 45 (43.27%) Information Security
3 30 (28.85%) Telecoms
4 28 (26.92%) CISM
5 24 (23.08%) SC Cleared
5 24 (23.08%) Security Cleared
6 23 (22.12%) Firewall
6 23 (22.12%) Network Design
6 23 (22.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 21 (20.19%) Network Security
7 21 (20.19%) Cyber Security
8 19 (18.27%) PCI DSS
8 19 (18.27%) Linux
9 18 (17.31%) Information Assurance
10 17 (16.35%) Windows
10 17 (16.35%) Project Management
11 16 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
11 16 (15.38%) Risk Management
11 16 (15.38%) RMADS
11 16 (15.38%) Data Centre
12 15 (14.42%) SQL
13 14 (13.46%) Finance
13 14 (13.46%) Degree
14 12 (11.54%) Management Information System
15 11 (10.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 11 (10.58%) Enterprise Architecture
16 10 (9.62%) Banking
16 10 (9.62%) TOGAF
16 10 (9.62%) Cisco Certification
16 10 (9.62%) TCP/IP

Security Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Security Architecture also 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 that cited Security Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.88%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 23 (22.12%) Firewall
2 21 (20.19%) Network Security
3 10 (9.62%) TCP/IP
4 9 (8.65%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (6.73%) MPLS
6 6 (5.77%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (5.77%) OSPF
6 6 (5.77%) BGP
7 2 (1.92%) FWSM
7 2 (1.92%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (1.92%) EIGRP
7 2 (1.92%) VPN
8 1 (0.96%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.96%) 2G
8 1 (0.96%) Broadband
8 1 (0.96%) SMS
8 1 (0.96%) Internet
8 1 (0.96%) 3G
8 1 (0.96%) SS7
8 1 (0.96%) LTE
General
1 30 (28.85%) Telecoms
2 14 (13.46%) Finance
3 10 (9.62%) Banking
4 8 (7.69%) Retail
5 6 (5.77%) Legal
5 6 (5.77%) Marketing
6 3 (2.88%) Law
7 2 (1.92%) Back Office
7 2 (1.92%) Military
8 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.96%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 48 (46.15%) Architect
2 47 (45.19%) Security Architect
3 37 (35.58%) Consultant
4 35 (33.65%) Security Consultant
5 12 (11.54%) Information Security Consultant
5 12 (11.54%) Information Architect
5 12 (11.54%) Information Security Architect
6 10 (9.62%) Penetration Tester
6 10 (9.62%) Tester
7 9 (8.65%) Enterprise Security Architect
7 9 (8.65%) Enterprise Architect
8 8 (7.69%) Security Specialist
9 6 (5.77%) Principal Security Consultant
9 6 (5.77%) Principal Consultant
10 5 (4.81%) Network Security Consultant
10 5 (4.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (4.81%) Security Engineer
10 5 (4.81%) Network Architect
10 5 (4.81%) Network Consultant
10 5 (4.81%) IT Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.38%) RMADS
1 16 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 12 (11.54%) Management Information System
3 7 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.73%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 6 (5.77%) Mainframe
5 4 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (3.85%) CESG
5 4 (3.85%) CESG CLAS
6 2 (1.92%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (0.96%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.96%) DTV
7 1 (0.96%) BYOD
7 1 (0.96%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (18.27%) Linux
2 17 (16.35%) Windows
3 2 (1.92%) Windows NT
3 2 (1.92%) Solaris
3 2 (1.92%) UNIX
3 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (43.27%) Information Security
2 23 (22.12%) Network Design
3 21 (20.19%) Cyber Security
4 18 (17.31%) Information Assurance
5 17 (16.35%) Project Management
6 16 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
6 16 (15.38%) Risk Management
7 11 (10.58%) Enterprise Architecture
8 10 (9.62%) TOGAF
8 10 (9.62%) SABSA
9 8 (7.69%) Logistics
9 8 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (6.73%) Service Management
10 7 (6.73%) Resource Management
10 7 (6.73%) DDoS Mitigation
10 7 (6.73%) SDLC
11 6 (5.77%) Line Management
11 6 (5.77%) Data Protection
12 5 (4.81%) Project Planning
12 5 (4.81%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.42%) SQL
2 5 (4.81%) Ruby
2 5 (4.81%) Perl
2 5 (4.81%) PHP
2 5 (4.81%) Python
2 5 (4.81%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.92%) C
Qualifications
1 59 (56.73%) CISSP
2 28 (26.92%) CISM
3 24 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 24 (23.08%) Security Cleared
4 14 (13.46%) Degree
5 10 (9.62%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (9.62%) OSCP
5 10 (9.62%) OSCE
6 6 (5.77%) CCIE
6 6 (5.77%) CCNP
7 5 (4.81%) DV Cleared
8 4 (3.85%) SSCP
8 4 (3.85%) CCNA
8 4 (3.85%) CCSP
8 4 (3.85%) Security+ Certification
8 4 (3.85%) Linux+ Certification
9 3 (2.88%) CISA
10 2 (1.92%) CRISC
10 2 (1.92%) GSEC
10 2 (1.92%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (22.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (18.27%) PCI DSS
3 11 (10.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (4.81%) HIPAA
5 2 (1.92%) SLA
6 1 (0.96%) BS7799
6 1 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.92%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (9.62%) Cisco
2 6 (5.77%) Juniper
2 6 (5.77%) Sourcefire
3 5 (4.81%) ArcSight
4 4 (3.85%) Splunk
4 4 (3.85%) Intel
4 4 (3.85%) IBM
4 4 (3.85%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 4 (3.85%) Huawei
5 3 (2.88%) Cyber-Ark
6 2 (1.92%) Imperva
6 2 (1.92%) Tufin
6 2 (1.92%) Symantec
6 2 (1.92%) Websense
6 2 (1.92%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.96%) SAP
7 1 (0.96%) Oracle
7 1 (0.96%) F5
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