The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Architect
Rank 839 847 854
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Architect 20 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.013% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.014% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 1
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £73,750 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-25.42% +5.35%
Information Security Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94041 93776 95543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.45% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 78141 76271 81456
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Information Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Information Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Information Security Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Information Security Architect Salary Trend in England

Information Security Architect
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Information Security Architect Salary Histogram in England

Information Security Architect
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 4 March 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
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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
East Midlands +35 11 £55,000 -21.42% 1
London +23 4 £72,500 +26.08%
South East - 4 £60,000 - 1
East of England -2 1 £82,500 +6.45%
Information Security Architect
UK

Information Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Information 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 Information Security Architect in their job title.

1 34 (100.00%) Information Security
2 26 (76.47%) Security Architecture
3 24 (70.59%) CISSP
3 24 (70.59%) CISM
4 20 (58.82%) Risk Management
5 13 (38.24%) PCI DSS
6 12 (35.29%) Firewall
7 11 (32.35%) Legal
7 11 (32.35%) Wireless
7 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (29.41%) Cyber Security
9 9 (26.47%) Banking
10 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (20.59%) SSCP
11 6 (17.65%) TOGAF
12 4 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 4 (11.76%) Network Design
12 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
12 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
12 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
12 4 (11.76%) RMADS
12 4 (11.76%) Data Protection
12 4 (11.76%) Information Assurance
13 3 (8.82%) Investment Banking
13 3 (8.82%) CCNP
13 3 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (8.82%) GIAC
13 3 (8.82%) Risk Assessment
14 2 (5.88%) Data Security
14 2 (5.88%) Finance

Information Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Information 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 Information Security Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) Firewall
2 11 (32.35%) Wireless
3 1 (2.94%) NAS
3 1 (2.94%) Network Security
3 1 (2.94%) SAN
3 1 (2.94%) LAN
3 1 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (32.35%) Legal
2 9 (26.47%) Banking
3 3 (8.82%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.88%) Finance
5 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.76%) RMADS
3 2 (5.88%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.94%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) Information Security
2 26 (76.47%) Security Architecture
3 20 (58.82%) Risk Management
4 10 (29.41%) Cyber Security
5 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (17.65%) TOGAF
7 4 (11.76%) Network Design
7 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (11.76%) Data Protection
7 4 (11.76%) Information Assurance
8 3 (8.82%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (5.88%) Data Security
10 1 (2.94%) SIEM
10 1 (2.94%) Vulnerability Management
10 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
10 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (2.94%) Business Development
10 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
10 1 (2.94%) Time Management
10 1 (2.94%) Identity Management
Qualifications
1 24 (70.59%) CISSP
1 24 (70.59%) CISM
2 7 (20.59%) SSCP
3 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 3 (8.82%) CCNP
4 3 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (8.82%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (38.24%) PCI DSS
2 4 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.94%) COBIT
3 1 (2.94%) HIPAA
3 1 (2.94%) Basel II
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (2.94%) VMware
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.94%) Citrix
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