The table below looks at the statistics for Security Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Architecture over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architecture
Rank 92 108 93
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 13 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.91% 0.19% 0.085%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 0.22% 0.100%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £67,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.74% -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
Security Architecture
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1251 1338 1002
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 87.73% 86.60% 84.84%
Number of salaries quoted 783 877 605
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Security Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Security Architecture
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Security Architecture Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Security Architecture
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Architecture across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Security Architecture Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 20 (86.96%) Degree
1 20 (86.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (82.61%) Performance Management
2 19 (82.61%) PCI DSS
2 19 (82.61%) Splunk
2 19 (82.61%) ArcSight
2 19 (82.61%) Vulnerability Management
2 19 (82.61%) Data Centre
2 19 (82.61%) Project Management
3 14 (60.87%) CISSP
4 13 (56.52%) IIS
4 13 (56.52%) Portfolio Management
5 12 (52.17%) Test Strategy
6 10 (43.48%) Law
7 8 (34.78%) Service Management
7 8 (34.78%) Mentoring
7 8 (34.78%) Coaching
8 6 (26.09%) Security+ Certification
9 4 (17.39%) Finance
10 2 (8.70%) Banking
10 2 (8.70%) Information Security
10 2 (8.70%) CISM
10 2 (8.70%) Cyber Security
11 1 (4.35%) Network Security
11 1 (4.35%) Investment Management
11 1 (4.35%) Project Planning
11 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
11 1 (4.35%) SABSA
11 1 (4.35%) Change Management

Security Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 13 (56.52%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Network Security
General
1 10 (43.48%) Law
2 4 (17.39%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Consultant
2 8 (34.78%) Splunk Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) IT Security Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Security Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) Security Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) IT Security Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) IT Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Architect
4 4 (17.39%) Security Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Security Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) IT Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Project Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) IT Security Architect
5 2 (8.70%) IT Security Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Project Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Junior Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Junior
6 1 (4.35%) Security Officer
6 1 (4.35%) Information Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 19 (82.61%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Project Management
1 19 (82.61%) Performance Management
1 19 (82.61%) Vulnerability Management
2 13 (56.52%) Portfolio Management
3 12 (52.17%) Test Strategy
4 8 (34.78%) Mentoring
4 8 (34.78%) Coaching
4 8 (34.78%) Service Management
5 2 (8.70%) Information Security
5 2 (8.70%) Cyber Security
6 1 (4.35%) SABSA
6 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
6 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.35%) Investment Management
6 1 (4.35%) Change Management
6 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 20 (86.96%) Degree
2 14 (60.87%) CISSP
3 6 (26.09%) Security+ Certification
4 2 (8.70%) CISM
5 1 (4.35%) ISEB
5 1 (4.35%) CISA
5 1 (4.35%) GIAC
5 1 (4.35%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (86.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (82.61%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) Splunk
1 19 (82.61%) ArcSight