The table below looks at the statistics for Security Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Architecture over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architecture
Rank 113 123 101
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -22
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 8 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.47% 0.27% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.32% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 15
Average salary £66,250 £72,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.62% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -
Security Architecture
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1489 1549 1371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 87.03% 83.59% 79.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1177 1223 1111
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £27,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Security Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Security Architecture
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Security Architecture Salary Trend in Cheshire

Security Architecture
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Architecture across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

Security Architecture Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Security Architecture
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architecture within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 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
Knutsford -5 2 £61,250 -15.51% 1
Security Architecture
North West

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 18 (81.82%) Finance
2 15 (68.18%) Risk Management
2 15 (68.18%) Information Security
3 12 (54.55%) UNIX
4 11 (50.00%) Security Management
4 11 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (45.45%) Requirements Analysis
5 10 (45.45%) Security Testing
5 10 (45.45%) PCI DSS
5 10 (45.45%) Server Hardening
5 10 (45.45%) SDLC
5 10 (45.45%) Risk Assessment
5 10 (45.45%) Network Design
5 10 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (45.45%) Windows
5 10 (45.45%) Web Services
6 8 (36.36%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (31.82%) TOGAF
8 6 (27.27%) Banking
9 4 (18.18%) Wealth Management
9 4 (18.18%) SABSA
9 4 (18.18%) Investment Banking
9 4 (18.18%) CISSP
10 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
10 3 (13.64%) Cryptography
10 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
10 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
10 3 (13.64%) DV Cleared
10 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared

Security Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
1 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
1 2 (9.09%) Big Data
General
1 18 (81.82%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Banking
3 4 (18.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Security Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Security Architect
4 3 (13.64%) IT Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Lead Architect
4 3 (13.64%) IT Security Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Lead Security Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
1 3 (13.64%) Cryptography
2 2 (9.09%) Online Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) UNIX
2 10 (45.45%) Windows
3 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Risk Management
1 15 (68.18%) Information Security
2 11 (50.00%) Security Management
3 10 (45.45%) Risk Assessment
3 10 (45.45%) Network Design
3 10 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
3 10 (45.45%) Requirements Analysis
3 10 (45.45%) Security Testing
3 10 (45.45%) Server Hardening
3 10 (45.45%) SDLC
4 8 (36.36%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (31.82%) TOGAF
6 4 (18.18%) SABSA
6 4 (18.18%) Wealth Management
7 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
8 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
8 2 (9.09%) Open Source
8 2 (9.09%) Information Security Governance
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) Perl
1 2 (9.09%) PHP
1 2 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) CISSP
2 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) DV Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (45.45%) PCI DSS
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: Excellent Banking Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday