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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architecture
Rank 111 109 141
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +32
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 6 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.33% 0.26% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.32% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 7
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +8.69%
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
1515 1268 1771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.07% 81.07% 84.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1287 959 1481
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 19 (90.48%) Finance
2 16 (76.19%) Information Security
3 11 (52.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (42.86%) UNIX
4 9 (42.86%) Windows
4 9 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 5 (23.81%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (19.05%) Network Design
6 4 (19.05%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (19.05%) TOGAF
6 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
6 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
7 3 (14.29%) CISSP
7 3 (14.29%) Banking
8 2 (9.52%) CEH
8 2 (9.52%) CESG
8 2 (9.52%) CESG CLAS
8 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (9.52%) SAML
8 2 (9.52%) Internet
8 2 (9.52%) SSCP
8 2 (9.52%) SOA
8 2 (9.52%) Web Services
8 2 (9.52%) XML
8 2 (9.52%) ITIL
8 2 (9.52%) CISM
8 2 (9.52%) VPN
8 2 (9.52%) Financial Institution
8 2 (9.52%) Security Management
8 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture

Security Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
1 2 (9.52%) VPN
General
1 19 (90.48%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Security Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Information Security Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Security Specialist
3 4 (19.05%) Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Security Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Information Security Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Security Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Information Security Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) CLAS Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Information Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Lead Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Lead Security Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Lead Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) SAML
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
1 2 (9.52%) XML
1 2 (9.52%) OAuth
1 2 (9.52%) REST
1 2 (9.52%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) CESG
2 2 (9.52%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (9.52%) RMADS
3 1 (4.76%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) UNIX
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Information Security
2 5 (23.81%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (19.05%) Network Design
3 4 (19.05%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (19.05%) TOGAF
3 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
4 2 (9.52%) SOA
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) Security Management
4 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) IT Governance
4 2 (9.52%) Security Testing
4 2 (9.52%) ISMS
4 2 (9.52%) Information Assurance
4 2 (9.52%) SABSA
5 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) CISSP
2 2 (9.52%) CEH
2 2 (9.52%) SSCP
2 2 (9.52%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (52.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
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