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

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Architect
Rank 628 647 691
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 246 230 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.24% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 197 146 126
Average salary £67,500 £72,500 £66,370
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.89% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +12.00%
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
99985 96960 104426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.67% 94.70% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 83835 79628 90649
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 £26,500 £26,500
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%

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 December 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 December 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 +22 99 £75,000 - 12
South East +19 77 £65,000 -7.14% 7
East of England -33 31 £56,400 -27.22% 3
East Midlands +27 22 £55,000 -12.00% 3
South West -9 7 £57,500 -4.16% 2
North West -9 5 £65,000 -48.00% 2
West Midlands -17 5 £62,500 - 1
Security Architect
UK

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 December 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.

1 221 (51.64%) Security Architecture
2 193 (45.09%) Information Security
3 165 (38.55%) CISSP
4 138 (32.24%) Firewall
5 127 (29.67%) Finance
6 121 (28.27%) TOGAF
7 108 (25.23%) Security Cleared
8 98 (22.90%) SABSA
9 93 (21.73%) Risk Management
10 83 (19.39%) CISM
11 76 (17.76%) SC Cleared
12 70 (16.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 67 (15.65%) Management Information System
14 66 (15.42%) Windows
15 61 (14.25%) Network Security
15 61 (14.25%) Cyber Security
16 59 (13.79%) Identity Management
16 59 (13.79%) Enterprise Architecture
17 56 (13.08%) PCI DSS
18 49 (11.45%) CESG
18 49 (11.45%) COBIT
19 48 (11.21%) Oracle
19 48 (11.21%) VMware
20 47 (10.98%) Wireless
20 47 (10.98%) PKI
21 43 (10.05%) Penetration Testing
22 42 (9.81%) ITIL
23 41 (9.58%) SOA
23 41 (9.58%) Analytical Skills
24 40 (9.35%) Banking

Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 20 (4.67%) IIS
2 9 (2.10%) Oracle Coherence
3 8 (1.87%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.17%) WebSphere
4 5 (1.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (0.93%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.23%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
1 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.87%) PaaS
3 4 (0.93%) SaaS
4 3 (0.70%) IaaS
5 2 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 138 (32.24%) Firewall
2 61 (14.25%) Network Security
3 47 (10.98%) Wireless
4 29 (6.78%) SAN
5 23 (5.37%) WAN
6 22 (5.14%) LAN
7 19 (4.44%) Internet
8 17 (3.97%) MPLS
9 16 (3.74%) NAS
9 16 (3.74%) LTE
9 16 (3.74%) Software-Defined Networking
9 16 (3.74%) IPv6
9 16 (3.74%) Kerberos
9 16 (3.74%) 3GPP
10 12 (2.80%) VPN
11 11 (2.57%) Wi-Fi
12 8 (1.87%) HTTPS
12 8 (1.87%) HTTP
12 8 (1.87%) LDAP
12 8 (1.87%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (5.84%) Oracle Database
2 21 (4.91%) SQL Server
3 11 (2.57%) Relational Database
3 11 (2.57%) RDBMS
4 5 (1.17%) Big Data
4 5 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.47%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (0.70%) Git (software)
1 3 (0.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.23%) Rational Rose
General
1 127 (29.67%) Finance
2 40 (9.35%) Banking
3 34 (7.94%) Telecoms
4 32 (7.48%) Legal
5 22 (5.14%) Retail
6 11 (2.57%) Marketing
7 10 (2.34%) Law
8 7 (1.64%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.40%) Electronics
9 6 (1.40%) Investment Banking
10 5 (1.17%) Local Government
11 4 (0.93%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.47%) Advertising
12 2 (0.47%) Publishing
13 1 (0.23%) Military
13 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (7.01%) Web Services
2 20 (4.67%) SAML
3 18 (4.21%) Middleware
4 12 (2.80%) REST
5 11 (2.57%) JMS
5 11 (2.57%) .NET
5 11 (2.57%) J2EE
5 11 (2.57%) XML
6 9 (2.10%) Spring
6 9 (2.10%) Ajax
6 9 (2.10%) Java SE
6 9 (2.10%) JSON
6 9 (2.10%) OAuth
6 9 (2.10%) JSP
7 5 (1.17%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (0.47%) WSDL
8 2 (0.47%) SOAP
8 2 (0.47%) XSD
8 2 (0.47%) Java EE
8 2 (0.47%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 67 (15.65%) Management Information System
2 49 (11.45%) CESG
3 47 (10.98%) PKI
4 41 (9.58%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (7.01%) RMADS
6 28 (6.54%) CESG CLAS
7 16 (3.74%) Economics
7 16 (3.74%) Clustering
8 9 (2.10%) Computer Science
9 8 (1.87%) GIS
10 6 (1.40%) Open Source
11 5 (1.17%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.17%) Online Banking
12 4 (0.93%) Mathematics
12 4 (0.93%) Hedge funds
12 4 (0.93%) Smart Meter
13 3 (0.70%) Cryptography
13 3 (0.70%) CMDB
13 3 (0.70%) Smartcard
13 3 (0.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 66 (15.42%) Windows
2 38 (8.88%) Linux
3 32 (7.48%) UNIX
4 16 (3.74%) Solaris
5 15 (3.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (2.80%) AIX
7 6 (1.40%) HPUX
7 6 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.17%) CentOS
8 5 (1.17%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.23%) Android
10 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (51.64%) Security Architecture
2 193 (45.09%) Information Security
3 121 (28.27%) TOGAF
4 98 (22.90%) SABSA
5 93 (21.73%) Risk Management
6 61 (14.25%) Cyber Security
7 59 (13.79%) Enterprise Architecture
7 59 (13.79%) Identity Management
8 43 (10.05%) Penetration Testing
9 42 (9.81%) ITIL
10 41 (9.58%) SOA
11 37 (8.64%) Information Assurance
12 36 (8.41%) SIEM
13 29 (6.78%) UML
14 24 (5.61%) Network Design
15 23 (5.37%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 23 (5.37%) Agile Software Development
16 20 (4.67%) Stakeholder Management
17 19 (4.44%) PRINCE
18 18 (4.21%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (4.67%) Java
2 13 (3.04%) C
3 4 (0.93%) VBScript
4 3 (0.70%) SQL
4 3 (0.70%) Python
5 2 (0.47%) C#
Qualifications
1 165 (38.55%) CISSP
2 108 (25.23%) Security Cleared
3 83 (19.39%) CISM
4 76 (17.76%) SC Cleared
5 32 (7.48%) Degree
6 31 (7.24%) DV Cleared
7 18 (4.21%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (3.97%) CCNP
9 14 (3.27%) CISA
10 10 (2.34%) SSCP
11 8 (1.87%) GIAC
12 7 (1.64%) CSSLP
12 7 (1.64%) CEH
13 6 (1.40%) CCDP
13 6 (1.40%) CCIE
13 6 (1.40%) JNCIE
14 5 (1.17%) CCNA
15 4 (0.93%) CRISC
16 1 (0.23%) CCSA
16 1 (0.23%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (16.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 56 (13.08%) PCI DSS
3 49 (11.45%) COBIT
4 18 (4.21%) JSP 440
5 10 (2.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (1.40%) HIPAA
7 5 (1.17%) Basel II
8 3 (0.70%) QA
9 1 (0.23%) COSO
9 1 (0.23%) CESG Infosec
9 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.23%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 37 (8.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (7.71%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.87%) Forefront TMG
4 6 (1.40%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.17%) vSphere
6 3 (0.70%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (2.10%) Tivoli
2 3 (0.70%) SCCM
2 3 (0.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (0.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (0.23%) CA SiteMinder
3 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 48 (11.21%) VMware
1 48 (11.21%) Oracle
2 33 (7.71%) Microsoft
3 30 (7.01%) Cisco
4 29 (6.78%) Citrix
5 23 (5.37%) McAfee
6 20 (4.67%) SAP
7 19 (4.44%) CheckPoint
8 18 (4.21%) Juniper
9 9 (2.10%) IBM
10 8 (1.87%) CA
10 8 (1.87%) Red Hat
10 8 (1.87%) BT
10 8 (1.87%) Sourcefire
11 7 (1.64%) F5
11 7 (1.64%) Blue Coat
11 7 (1.64%) Sun
12 5 (1.17%) Splunk
12 5 (1.17%) Tripwire
12 5 (1.17%) NetIQ
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