The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architect
Rank 112 122 108
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 12 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.70% 0.17% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.17% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 5
Average salary £70,000 £72,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +31.81%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £62,500 £71,000
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -11.97%
Security Architect
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1649 1728 1620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.87% 95.89% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1302 1373 1326
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Architect in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Security Architect
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Security Architect Salary Trend in Cheshire

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 16 (88.89%) TOGAF
1 16 (88.89%) Enterprise Architecture
2 14 (77.78%) Banking
2 14 (77.78%) Finance
3 12 (66.67%) Information Security
3 12 (66.67%) Investment Banking
3 12 (66.67%) SABSA
3 12 (66.67%) Wealth Management
4 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 4 (22.22%) DV Cleared
4 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 4 (22.22%) Security Architecture
4 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (22.22%) CISSP
5 2 (11.11%) SAML
5 2 (11.11%) Internet
5 2 (11.11%) Web Services
5 2 (11.11%) XML
5 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 2 (11.11%) SOA
5 2 (11.11%) VPN
5 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (11.11%) REST
5 2 (11.11%) IaaS
5 2 (11.11%) Private Cloud
5 2 (11.11%) BYOD
5 2 (11.11%) JSON
5 2 (11.11%) OAuth
5 2 (11.11%) PaaS

Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) PaaS
1 2 (11.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) VPN
1 2 (11.11%) Internet
1 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
General
1 14 (77.78%) Finance
1 14 (77.78%) Banking
2 12 (66.67%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
1 2 (11.11%) XML
1 2 (11.11%) SAML
1 2 (11.11%) JSON
1 2 (11.11%) OAuth
1 2 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Private Cloud
1 2 (11.11%) BYOD
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) TOGAF
1 16 (88.89%) Enterprise Architecture
2 12 (66.67%) Wealth Management
2 12 (66.67%) Information Security
2 12 (66.67%) SABSA
3 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Security Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.11%) SOA
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) CISSP
1 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 4 (22.22%) DV Cleared
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago