The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Security Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Architect
Rank 699 604 600
Rank change year-on-year
-95 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 182 247 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.25% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.26% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 133 165 239
Average salary £65,000 £72,500 £71,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% +1.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,700 £54,750
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £92,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £77,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-22.58% +10.71%
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
99334 94125 105556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.25% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81237 79015 90798
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Security Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Security Architect Salary Trend in England

Security Architect
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Security Architect Salary Histogram in England

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 Security Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 17 September 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
South East -10 70 £65,000 -18.75% 7
London -57 60 £75,000 +3.44% 12
East Midlands +1 14 £55,000 -4.34% 1
East of England -8 13 £55,000 -16.98% 1
West Midlands -1 7 £55,000 -15.38% 1
South West -20 6 £57,500 - 4
North West -27 6 £72,500 +3.57%
Yorkshire -49 1 £62,500 +38.88%
Security Architect
UK

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited 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 Security Architect in their job title.

1 210 (53.30%) Security Architecture
2 151 (38.32%) Information Security
3 137 (34.77%) CISSP
4 117 (29.70%) Finance
5 108 (27.41%) Security Cleared
6 90 (22.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 86 (21.83%) Firewall
7 86 (21.83%) Risk Management
8 77 (19.54%) TOGAF
9 71 (18.02%) SC Cleared
10 66 (16.75%) CISM
11 63 (15.99%) Network Security
12 59 (14.97%) SOA
13 56 (14.21%) Web Services
14 52 (13.20%) Cyber Security
15 49 (12.44%) Degree
16 48 (12.18%) RMADS
17 43 (10.91%) Enterprise Architecture
18 41 (10.41%) Network Design
19 39 (9.90%) Management Information System
19 39 (9.90%) CESG
19 39 (9.90%) DV Cleared
19 39 (9.90%) SABSA
19 39 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
20 38 (9.64%) Oracle
20 38 (9.64%) PCI DSS
21 37 (9.39%) UML
22 36 (9.14%) Windows
23 35 (8.88%) Telecoms
24 34 (8.63%) Identity Management

Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited 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 Security Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (3.55%) IIS
2 10 (2.54%) Oracle Coherence
3 4 (1.02%) GlassFish
3 4 (1.02%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.76%) Apache
4 3 (0.76%) WebLogic
4 3 (0.76%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (0.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.78%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (1.78%) PaaS
2 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 86 (21.83%) Firewall
2 63 (15.99%) Network Security
3 28 (7.11%) Wireless
4 26 (6.60%) Internet
5 12 (3.05%) VPN
5 12 (3.05%) WAN
5 12 (3.05%) Wi-Fi
6 11 (2.79%) LAN
7 10 (2.54%) 3GPP
7 10 (2.54%) Kerberos
7 10 (2.54%) IPv6
7 10 (2.54%) LTE
7 10 (2.54%) Software-Defined Networking
8 9 (2.28%) SAN
9 8 (2.03%) HTTP
9 8 (2.03%) HTTPS
10 7 (1.78%) LDAP
11 6 (1.52%) MPLS
11 6 (1.52%) NAS
12 4 (1.02%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (5.84%) Oracle Database
2 9 (2.28%) SQL Server
3 8 (2.03%) RDBMS
3 8 (2.03%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.02%) BODI
5 3 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.51%) Big Data
7 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.25%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (0.51%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.51%) Jenkins
General
1 117 (29.70%) Finance
2 35 (8.88%) Telecoms
3 30 (7.61%) Banking
4 29 (7.36%) Law
5 17 (4.31%) Legal
6 13 (3.30%) Retail
6 13 (3.30%) Marketing
7 9 (2.28%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.27%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.27%) Local Government
9 2 (0.51%) Electronics
9 2 (0.51%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.51%) Advertising
10 1 (0.25%) Publishing
10 1 (0.25%) Games
10 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (14.21%) Web Services
2 22 (5.58%) SAML
3 15 (3.81%) XML
4 12 (3.05%) JMS
5 11 (2.79%) REST
6 10 (2.54%) Ajax
6 10 (2.54%) Java SE
6 10 (2.54%) .NET
6 10 (2.54%) Spring
7 9 (2.28%) JSON
7 9 (2.28%) OAuth
8 8 (2.03%) J2EE
9 7 (1.78%) Middleware
10 4 (1.02%) JMX
10 4 (1.02%) JSF
10 4 (1.02%) XML Schema
10 4 (1.02%) JAXB
10 4 (1.02%) EJB
10 4 (1.02%) XSLT
10 4 (1.02%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 48 (12.18%) RMADS
2 39 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (9.90%) Management Information System
2 39 (9.90%) CESG
3 24 (6.09%) PKI
4 11 (2.79%) PMI
5 10 (2.54%) CESG CLAS
5 10 (2.54%) Economics
6 8 (2.03%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.52%) Clustering
7 6 (1.52%) Mainframe
7 6 (1.52%) GIS
8 5 (1.27%) Smartcard
9 4 (1.02%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.02%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.02%) Mobile Payment
10 3 (0.76%) Kindle
10 3 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (0.76%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 36 (9.14%) Windows
2 26 (6.60%) Linux
3 16 (4.06%) Solaris
4 15 (3.81%) UNIX
5 13 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.52%) AIX
7 3 (0.76%) HPUX
8 2 (0.51%) CentOS
8 2 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.51%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.51%) Android
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (53.30%) Security Architecture
2 151 (38.32%) Information Security
3 86 (21.83%) Risk Management
4 77 (19.54%) TOGAF
5 59 (14.97%) SOA
6 52 (13.20%) Cyber Security
7 43 (10.91%) Enterprise Architecture
8 41 (10.41%) Network Design
9 39 (9.90%) SABSA
10 37 (9.39%) UML
11 34 (8.63%) Identity Management
12 31 (7.87%) ITIL
13 30 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management
14 26 (6.60%) Penetration Testing
14 26 (6.60%) Risk Analysis
15 22 (5.58%) Project Management
16 21 (5.33%) Ethical Hacking
17 20 (5.08%) SIEM
18 19 (4.82%) Information Assurance
19 13 (3.30%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 24 (6.09%) Java
2 4 (1.02%) C
3 3 (0.76%) SQL
4 2 (0.51%) Python
5 1 (0.25%) C#
5 1 (0.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 137 (34.77%) CISSP
2 108 (27.41%) Security Cleared
3 71 (18.02%) SC Cleared
4 66 (16.75%) CISM
5 49 (12.44%) Degree
6 39 (9.90%) DV Cleared
7 17 (4.31%) CEH
8 16 (4.06%) CISA
9 11 (2.79%) PMI Certification
10 8 (2.03%) SSCP
10 8 (2.03%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (1.78%) CCNP
11 7 (1.78%) GIAC
12 3 (0.76%) CRISC
13 2 (0.51%) ISSAP
14 1 (0.25%) CCSA
14 1 (0.25%) CCSE
14 1 (0.25%) CCNA
14 1 (0.25%) CCDA
14 1 (0.25%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (22.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 38 (9.64%) PCI DSS
3 30 (7.61%) COBIT
4 26 (6.60%) JSP 440
5 6 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (1.02%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.25%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.25%) QA
System Software
1 17 (4.31%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.03%) Forefront TMG
3 7 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.76%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.76%) ProxySG
5 2 (0.51%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (1.52%) Tivoli
2 4 (1.02%) OpenSSO
3 2 (0.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 38 (9.64%) Oracle
2 29 (7.36%) Cisco
3 22 (5.58%) McAfee
4 16 (4.06%) Microsoft
5 14 (3.55%) CheckPoint
6 12 (3.05%) VMware
7 11 (2.79%) Sourcefire
7 11 (2.79%) Splunk
7 11 (2.79%) Sun
7 11 (2.79%) SAP
8 9 (2.28%) Citrix
9 8 (2.03%) Juniper
10 6 (1.52%) Blue Coat
11 5 (1.27%) F5
12 4 (1.02%) BT
12 4 (1.02%) CA
12 4 (1.02%) Informatica
12 4 (1.02%) IBM
12 4 (1.02%) Cognos
12 4 (1.02%) Business Objects
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