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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Architect
Rank 867 810 871
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +61
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Architect 13 47 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.047% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.050% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 13 25 3
Average salary £65,000 £77,500 £95,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.12% -18.42%
UK excluding London average salary £58,750 £71,250 £95,000
% change year-on-year
-17.54% -25.00%
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
99490 94619 104632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.45% 94.32% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 81521 79375 89786
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014. 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
London -10 9 £90,000 +16.12%
East Midlands - 2 £55,000 - 1
East of England -15 1 £60,000 -22.58%
South West - 1 £60,000 -
Information Security Architect
UK

Information Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 50 (100.00%) Information Security
2 26 (52.00%) Security Architecture
3 23 (46.00%) CISSP
4 20 (40.00%) Risk Management
5 18 (36.00%) CISM
6 15 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (26.00%) Banking
8 12 (24.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 11 (22.00%) PCI DSS
9 11 (22.00%) TOGAF
9 11 (22.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 11 (22.00%) Management Information System
10 9 (18.00%) Firewall
10 9 (18.00%) SSCP
10 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (14.00%) GIAC
11 7 (14.00%) Security Cleared
12 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
12 6 (12.00%) Degree
12 6 (12.00%) Wireless
13 5 (10.00%) Data Security
13 5 (10.00%) CISA
13 5 (10.00%) Incident Management
13 5 (10.00%) Retail
13 5 (10.00%) Cyber Security
14 4 (8.00%) Data Protection
14 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (8.00%) Computer Security
14 4 (8.00%) Risk Assessment
14 4 (8.00%) Finance

Information Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 2 (4.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.00%) Firewall
2 6 (12.00%) Wireless
3 3 (6.00%) Network Security
4 1 (2.00%) LAN
4 1 (2.00%) WAN
4 1 (2.00%) SSL
4 1 (2.00%) SAN
4 1 (2.00%) Internet
4 1 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (26.00%) Banking
2 5 (10.00%) Retail
3 4 (8.00%) Finance
4 3 (6.00%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.00%) Legal
6 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (22.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.00%) CESG
4 1 (2.00%) Clustering
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.00%) RMADS
4 1 (2.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (100.00%) Information Security
2 26 (52.00%) Security Architecture
3 20 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 11 (22.00%) TOGAF
4 11 (22.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (10.00%) Data Security
6 5 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 5 (10.00%) Cyber Security
7 4 (8.00%) Data Protection
7 4 (8.00%) Computer Security
7 4 (8.00%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (8.00%) Project Management
8 3 (6.00%) Information Security Management
8 3 (6.00%) Security Management
8 3 (6.00%) Use Case
8 3 (6.00%) Product Management
9 2 (4.00%) SABSA
9 2 (4.00%) Information Assurance
9 2 (4.00%) GAP Analysis
Qualifications
1 23 (46.00%) CISSP
2 18 (36.00%) CISM
3 9 (18.00%) SSCP
4 7 (14.00%) GIAC
4 7 (14.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (12.00%) Degree
6 5 (10.00%) CISA
7 3 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (6.00%) CCNP
8 2 (4.00%) DV Cleared
8 2 (4.00%) ISSAP
9 1 (2.00%) CEH
9 1 (2.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (24.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (22.00%) PCI DSS
3 4 (8.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.00%) Basel II
4 1 (2.00%) QA
4 1 (2.00%) HIPAA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.00%) Citrix
1 1 (2.00%) VMware
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