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 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
Security Architect
Rank 682 621 582
Rank change year-on-year
-61 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 199 239 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.24% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.25% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 152 149 240
Average salary £65,000 £72,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £52,570 £50,450 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £77,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year
-22.58% +3.33%
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%

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 1 October 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 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
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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
London -31 72 £75,000 +3.44% 11
South East -5 71 £65,000 -18.75% 7
East Midlands +2 17 £55,000 -13.72% 3
East of England -6 16 £55,000 -26.66% 1
North West -14 7 £72,500 +3.57% 1
West Midlands -14 6 - -
South West -10 5 £55,000 - 3
Security Architect
UK

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 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.

1 216 (54.00%) Security Architecture
2 162 (40.50%) Information Security
3 137 (34.25%) CISSP
4 116 (29.00%) Finance
5 111 (27.75%) Security Cleared
6 93 (23.25%) Risk Management
7 90 (22.50%) Firewall
8 83 (20.75%) TOGAF
9 80 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 73 (18.25%) SC Cleared
11 67 (16.75%) CISM
12 63 (15.75%) Network Security
13 59 (14.75%) Cyber Security
14 56 (14.00%) SOA
15 53 (13.25%) Web Services
16 49 (12.25%) Enterprise Architecture
17 47 (11.75%) Degree
18 45 (11.25%) RMADS
18 45 (11.25%) SABSA
19 41 (10.25%) Analytical Skills
19 41 (10.25%) PCI DSS
19 41 (10.25%) Management Information System
20 39 (9.75%) CESG
21 38 (9.50%) Telecoms
21 38 (9.50%) Oracle
21 38 (9.50%) Windows
22 37 (9.25%) UML
22 37 (9.25%) Network Design
23 36 (9.00%) DV Cleared
24 35 (8.75%) Identity Management

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 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 16 (4.00%) IIS
2 10 (2.50%) Oracle Coherence
3 4 (1.00%) GlassFish
3 4 (1.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.75%) Apache
4 3 (0.75%) WebLogic
4 3 (0.75%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (0.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (1.75%) PaaS
2 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 90 (22.50%) Firewall
2 63 (15.75%) Network Security
3 29 (7.25%) Wireless
4 25 (6.25%) Internet
5 14 (3.50%) WAN
6 13 (3.25%) LAN
7 12 (3.00%) 3GPP
7 12 (3.00%) IPv6
7 12 (3.00%) Wi-Fi
7 12 (3.00%) LTE
7 12 (3.00%) Software-Defined Networking
8 11 (2.75%) SAN
8 11 (2.75%) VPN
9 10 (2.50%) Kerberos
10 8 (2.00%) MPLS
10 8 (2.00%) HTTP
10 8 (2.00%) HTTPS
10 8 (2.00%) NAS
11 6 (1.50%) LDAP
12 4 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (5.75%) Oracle Database
2 11 (2.75%) SQL Server
3 8 (2.00%) RDBMS
3 8 (2.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.00%) BODI
5 3 (0.75%) Big Data
5 3 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.25%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (0.75%) Git (software)
1 3 (0.75%) Jenkins
General
1 116 (29.00%) Finance
2 38 (9.50%) Telecoms
3 33 (8.25%) Banking
4 26 (6.50%) Law
5 19 (4.75%) Legal
5 19 (4.75%) Retail
6 13 (3.25%) Marketing
7 10 (2.50%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.50%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.25%) Local Government
10 2 (0.50%) Electronics
10 2 (0.50%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.50%) Advertising
11 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.25%) Games
11 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (13.25%) Web Services
2 22 (5.50%) SAML
3 15 (3.75%) XML
4 12 (3.00%) JMS
4 12 (3.00%) REST
5 10 (2.50%) Ajax
5 10 (2.50%) Java SE
5 10 (2.50%) Spring
5 10 (2.50%) .NET
6 9 (2.25%) OAuth
6 9 (2.25%) Middleware
6 9 (2.25%) JSON
7 8 (2.00%) J2EE
8 4 (1.00%) JAX-WS
8 4 (1.00%) JSF
8 4 (1.00%) JMX
8 4 (1.00%) EJB
8 4 (1.00%) XSLT
8 4 (1.00%) XML Schema
8 4 (1.00%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 45 (11.25%) RMADS
2 41 (10.25%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (10.25%) Management Information System
3 39 (9.75%) CESG
4 22 (5.50%) PKI
5 12 (3.00%) Economics
6 11 (2.75%) CESG CLAS
7 9 (2.25%) PMI
7 9 (2.25%) Computer Science
8 8 (2.00%) Clustering
9 6 (1.50%) Mainframe
10 5 (1.25%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.25%) Smartcard
11 4 (1.00%) Mathematics
11 4 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.00%) Mobile Payment
12 3 (0.75%) Open Source
12 3 (0.75%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (0.75%) EPoS
12 3 (0.75%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 38 (9.50%) Windows
2 26 (6.50%) Linux
3 16 (4.00%) Solaris
4 15 (3.75%) UNIX
5 13 (3.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.50%) AIX
7 3 (0.75%) HPUX
8 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.50%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.50%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.50%) CentOS
8 2 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.50%) Android
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (54.00%) Security Architecture
2 162 (40.50%) Information Security
3 93 (23.25%) Risk Management
4 83 (20.75%) TOGAF
5 59 (14.75%) Cyber Security
6 56 (14.00%) SOA
7 49 (12.25%) Enterprise Architecture
8 45 (11.25%) SABSA
9 37 (9.25%) UML
9 37 (9.25%) Network Design
10 35 (8.75%) Identity Management
11 33 (8.25%) ITIL
12 29 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
13 27 (6.75%) Penetration Testing
14 24 (6.00%) SIEM
15 23 (5.75%) Risk Analysis
16 22 (5.50%) Information Assurance
17 21 (5.25%) Project Management
18 17 (4.25%) Ethical Hacking
19 14 (3.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (6.25%) Java
2 5 (1.25%) C
3 3 (0.75%) SQL
3 3 (0.75%) Python
4 1 (0.25%) C#
4 1 (0.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 137 (34.25%) CISSP
2 111 (27.75%) Security Cleared
3 73 (18.25%) SC Cleared
4 67 (16.75%) CISM
5 47 (11.75%) Degree
6 36 (9.00%) DV Cleared
7 15 (3.75%) CISA
7 15 (3.75%) CEH
8 11 (2.75%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (2.50%) CCNP
9 10 (2.50%) SSCP
10 9 (2.25%) PMI Certification
11 8 (2.00%) GIAC
12 3 (0.75%) CCDP
13 2 (0.50%) JNCIE
13 2 (0.50%) ISSAP
13 2 (0.50%) CCIE
13 2 (0.50%) CRISC
14 1 (0.25%) CCNA
14 1 (0.25%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 41 (10.25%) PCI DSS
3 32 (8.00%) COBIT
4 26 (6.50%) JSP 440
5 8 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.75%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.25%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.25%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.25%) Basel II
7 1 (0.25%) QA
System Software
1 19 (4.75%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.00%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (0.75%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.75%) ProxySG
5 2 (0.50%) Firmware
5 2 (0.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (1.50%) Tivoli
2 4 (1.00%) OpenSSO
3 2 (0.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 38 (9.50%) Oracle
2 29 (7.25%) Cisco
3 22 (5.50%) McAfee
4 18 (4.50%) Microsoft
5 14 (3.50%) VMware
5 14 (3.50%) CheckPoint
6 11 (2.75%) Citrix
6 11 (2.75%) Sun
6 11 (2.75%) SAP
6 11 (2.75%) Sourcefire
7 9 (2.25%) Splunk
8 8 (2.00%) Juniper
9 6 (1.50%) Blue Coat
10 5 (1.25%) F5
11 4 (1.00%) BT
11 4 (1.00%) CA
11 4 (1.00%) Informatica
11 4 (1.00%) Business Objects
11 4 (1.00%) Cognos
11 4 (1.00%) IBM
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