The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Security Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architect
Rank 79 101 108
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 14 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.14% 0.58% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 0.61% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 0
Median salary £52,500 £68,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.79% -
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Security Architect
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1165 1476 1441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.18% 95.47% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 769 965 938
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £57,200 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region that featured Security Architect in the job title.

Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Security Architect
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Security Architect Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Security Architect
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Architect across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Security Architect Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, Security Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Security Architect in the job title.

1 7 (46.67%) Risk Analysis
2 6 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 6 (40.00%) Retail
2 6 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (40.00%) CISSP
2 6 (40.00%) CISM
3 5 (33.33%) Firewall
3 5 (33.33%) Project Management
3 5 (33.33%) DHCP
3 5 (33.33%) DNS
3 5 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (33.33%) Information Security
3 5 (33.33%) CEH
3 5 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 5 (33.33%) CISA
3 5 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 5 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 3 (20.00%) Android
4 3 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (13.33%) Biometrics
5 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
6 1 (6.67%) Splunk
6 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (6.67%) ArcSight
6 1 (6.67%) SIEM
6 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
6 1 (6.67%) IISP

Security Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) DHCP
1 5 (33.33%) DNS
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 6 (40.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Biometrics
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) PKI
2 1 (6.67%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Android
2 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Risk Analysis
2 6 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 5 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 5 (33.33%) Information Security
3 5 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 5 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Project Management
3 5 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (33.33%) Security Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Compliance Management
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
4 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (6.67%) Risk and Compliance Management
4 1 (6.67%) Security Operations
4 1 (6.67%) SIEM
4 1 (6.67%) Software Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) CISM
1 6 (40.00%) CISSP
2 5 (33.33%) CEH
2 5 (33.33%) CISA
3 3 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (40.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) ArcSight
1 1 (6.67%) Splunk