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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Architect
Rank 874 905 892
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Architect 35 24 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.037% 0.024% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.025% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 23 19 18
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £93,000 £94,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £55,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -21.42%
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
90816 95785 94380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.15% 96.49% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77032 80058 76663
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 +12 14 £70,000 -9.67%
Yorkshire - 6 £55,000 -
South East +20 5 £72,500 +20.83% 1
South West -8 4 £62,500 - 1
East of England +1 3 £85,000 +3.03% 2
East Midlands -3 2 £68,750 +25.00%
West Midlands - 1 £62,500 -
Information Security Architect
UK

Information Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 53 (91.38%) Information Security
2 43 (74.14%) CISSP
3 29 (50.00%) CISM
4 21 (36.21%) Security Architecture
5 18 (31.03%) Firewall
5 18 (31.03%) Cybersecurity
6 17 (29.31%) SABSA
7 16 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (27.59%) Windows
7 16 (27.59%) TOGAF
8 15 (25.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 14 (24.14%) Management Information System
10 13 (22.41%) Finance
10 13 (22.41%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (22.41%) Active Directory
11 12 (20.69%) Risk Analysis
11 12 (20.69%) Network Architecture
11 12 (20.69%) Security Testing
11 12 (20.69%) PCI DSS
11 12 (20.69%) Security Cleared
11 12 (20.69%) OWASP
11 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
11 12 (20.69%) MS Exchange
11 12 (20.69%) DNS
11 12 (20.69%) Malware Detection/Protection
11 12 (20.69%) SFIA
11 12 (20.69%) CLAS
12 11 (18.97%) CISA
13 10 (17.24%) SC Cleared
14 9 (15.52%) GIAC

Information Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 12 (20.69%) MS Exchange
2 8 (13.79%) IIS
3 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (31.03%) Firewall
2 12 (20.69%) DNS
3 3 (5.17%) Internet
3 3 (5.17%) LAN
3 3 (5.17%) Network Security
3 3 (5.17%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.17%) VPN
3 3 (5.17%) WAN
4 2 (3.45%) DMZ
4 2 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (3.45%) Wireless
4 2 (3.45%) Wireless Security
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) Big Data
General
1 13 (22.41%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Banking
2 1 (1.72%) Electronics
2 1 (1.72%) Legal
2 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.72%) Marketing
2 1 (1.72%) Retail
2 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) Web Services
2 2 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.14%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.34%) CESG
3 4 (6.90%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (5.17%) Cryptography
5 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.45%) PKI
5 2 (3.45%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.72%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.72%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.59%) Windows
2 3 (5.17%) Unix
3 1 (1.72%) Android
3 1 (1.72%) Linux
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (91.38%) Information Security
2 21 (36.21%) Security Architecture
3 18 (31.03%) Cybersecurity
4 17 (29.31%) SABSA
5 16 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (27.59%) TOGAF
6 12 (20.69%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 12 (20.69%) Network Architecture
6 12 (20.69%) OWASP
6 12 (20.69%) Risk Analysis
6 12 (20.69%) Security Testing
6 12 (20.69%) SFIA
7 9 (15.52%) Kalman Filter
8 8 (13.79%) Risk Assessment
9 6 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (10.34%) Information Assurance
10 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (8.62%) Identity Management
11 4 (6.90%) Problem Management
12 3 (5.17%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.45%) C
1 2 (3.45%) Java
1 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 43 (74.14%) CISSP
2 29 (50.00%) CISM
3 13 (22.41%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (20.69%) CLAS
4 12 (20.69%) Security Cleared
5 11 (18.97%) CISA
6 10 (17.24%) SC Cleared
7 9 (15.52%) CCDP
7 9 (15.52%) GIAC
8 8 (13.79%) CESG Certified Professional
8 8 (13.79%) IISP
8 8 (13.79%) ISSAP
8 8 (13.79%) SANS
9 5 (8.62%) DV Cleared
10 4 (6.90%) Degree
11 3 (5.17%) CEH
12 2 (3.45%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 2 (3.45%) CCNP
12 2 (3.45%) ISSEP
13 1 (1.72%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (25.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (20.69%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.45%) QA
3 2 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.72%) COBIT
4 1 (1.72%) HIPAA
4 1 (1.72%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 13 (22.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) EnCase
1 1 (1.72%) Nessus
Vendors
1 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.45%) Splunk
3 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco
3 1 (1.72%) Forcepoint
3 1 (1.72%) LogRhythm
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle
3 1 (1.72%) Qualys
3 1 (1.72%) SAP
3 1 (1.72%) VMware
Midlands
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-£80,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Luton
easyJet Airline
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, London or Gloucester
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Guildford, London or Gloucester
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago