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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architect
Rank 622 710 679
Rank change year-on-year
+88 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 262 205 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.19% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 215 147 144
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -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
97667 106221 97451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.54% 94.48% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 81541 88015 81939
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 2015. 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 +52 115 £72,500 +3.57% 13
South East +2 62 £70,000 +7.69% 12
North West +30 23 £70,000 +3.70%
West Midlands +4 19 £70,000 +32.45% 4
East of England +16 15 £65,000 +8.33%
South West -10 9 £70,000 - 3
Yorkshire +9 4 £45,000 -30.76%
East Midlands -5 2 £78,750 +43.18%
Security Architect
UK

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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.

1 266 (53.96%) Security Architecture
2 245 (49.70%) Information Security
3 214 (43.41%) CISSP
4 174 (35.29%) Firewall
5 142 (28.80%) TOGAF
6 109 (22.11%) Cyber Security
7 107 (21.70%) Finance
8 101 (20.49%) CISM
9 95 (19.27%) Cisco
10 94 (19.07%) SABSA
11 84 (17.04%) Network Security
12 83 (16.84%) Security Cleared
13 82 (16.63%) Enterprise Architecture
14 78 (15.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 76 (15.42%) PCI DSS
16 67 (13.59%) Cisco Certification
17 65 (13.18%) CheckPoint
18 63 (12.78%) Risk Management
19 62 (12.58%) Wireless
20 60 (12.17%) WAN
21 59 (11.97%) SIEM
21 59 (11.97%) SC Cleared
22 51 (10.34%) PKI
23 50 (10.14%) Juniper
24 48 (9.74%) LAN
24 48 (9.74%) Degree
24 48 (9.74%) Management Information System
25 47 (9.53%) Information Assurance
26 46 (9.33%) VPN
27 45 (9.13%) Penetration Testing

Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 10 (2.03%) Apache
2 4 (0.81%) IIS
3 2 (0.41%) WebLogic
3 2 (0.41%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.41%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.20%) CloudStack
4 1 (0.20%) Drupal
4 1 (0.20%) WordPress
4 1 (0.20%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.20%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 15 (3.04%) MS Office
2 5 (1.01%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.01%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.20%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.20%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.87%) SaaS
2 23 (4.67%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (1.62%) PaaS
4 7 (1.42%) IaaS
5 4 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.41%) Office 365
8 1 (0.20%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 174 (35.29%) Firewall
2 84 (17.04%) Network Security
3 62 (12.58%) Wireless
4 60 (12.17%) WAN
5 48 (9.74%) LAN
6 46 (9.33%) VPN
7 38 (7.71%) Cisco ASA
8 26 (5.27%) Intrusion Detection
9 21 (4.26%) SSL
10 19 (3.85%) Wireless Security
11 18 (3.65%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 18 (3.65%) MPLS
11 18 (3.65%) EIGRP
12 16 (3.25%) Internet
12 16 (3.25%) ATM
13 15 (3.04%) DHCP
14 14 (2.84%) TACACS
15 12 (2.43%) TCP/IP
15 12 (2.43%) HSRP
16 10 (2.03%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.01%) Big Data
2 4 (0.81%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (0.41%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.41%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.20%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.20%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (0.20%) ReSharper
1 1 (0.20%) Moq
1 1 (0.20%) SoapUI
General
1 107 (21.70%) Finance
2 30 (6.09%) Retail
3 23 (4.67%) Legal
4 22 (4.46%) Banking
5 18 (3.65%) Law
6 14 (2.84%) Telecoms
7 10 (2.03%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.22%) Marketing
9 4 (0.81%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.61%) Electronics
11 2 (0.41%) Back Office
11 2 (0.41%) Publishing
11 2 (0.41%) Games
12 1 (0.20%) Military
12 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.20%) French Language
12 1 (0.20%) German Language
12 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.45%) Middleware
2 11 (2.23%) JSP
3 5 (1.01%) Web Services
4 4 (0.81%) SAML
4 4 (0.81%) OAuth
5 3 (0.61%) REST
6 2 (0.41%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (0.41%) XML
6 2 (0.41%) JSON
7 1 (0.20%) WPF
7 1 (0.20%) WSDL
7 1 (0.20%) SOAP
7 1 (0.20%) .NET
7 1 (0.20%) J2EE
7 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.20%) WebSockets
7 1 (0.20%) SailPoint
7 1 (0.20%) LAMP
7 1 (0.20%) WinForms
7 1 (0.20%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 51 (10.34%) PKI
2 48 (9.74%) Management Information System
3 32 (6.49%) CESG
4 29 (5.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 26 (5.27%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (5.07%) Data Centre
7 15 (3.04%) Computer Science
7 15 (3.04%) Cryptography
8 14 (2.84%) RMADS
9 12 (2.43%) CESG CLAS
10 10 (2.03%) N-Tier
10 10 (2.03%) GIS
10 10 (2.03%) FMCG
11 9 (1.83%) Mathematics
12 8 (1.62%) Private Cloud
12 8 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (1.42%) BYOD
13 7 (1.42%) Data Protection Act
14 5 (1.01%) Blog
15 3 (0.61%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 35 (7.10%) Windows
2 21 (4.26%) Linux
3 20 (4.06%) UNIX
4 6 (1.22%) AIX
5 4 (0.81%) Solaris
5 4 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.81%) CentOS
6 3 (0.61%) HPUX
7 2 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (53.96%) Security Architecture
2 245 (49.70%) Information Security
3 142 (28.80%) TOGAF
4 109 (22.11%) Cyber Security
5 94 (19.07%) SABSA
6 82 (16.63%) Enterprise Architecture
7 63 (12.78%) Risk Management
8 59 (11.97%) SIEM
9 47 (9.53%) Information Assurance
10 45 (9.13%) Penetration Testing
11 43 (8.72%) ITIL
12 38 (7.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 31 (6.29%) Security Management
13 31 (6.29%) Data Protection
14 30 (6.09%) Vulnerability Management
15 26 (5.27%) Project Management
16 24 (4.87%) Identity Management
16 24 (4.87%) Data Privacy
17 23 (4.67%) Ethical Hacking
17 23 (4.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (7.51%) C
2 12 (2.43%) Java
2 12 (2.43%) SQL
3 2 (0.41%) Perl
3 2 (0.41%) C#
3 2 (0.41%) Ruby
3 2 (0.41%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.41%) Bash Shell
3 2 (0.41%) R
4 1 (0.20%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.20%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 214 (43.41%) CISSP
2 101 (20.49%) CISM
3 83 (16.84%) Security Cleared
4 67 (13.59%) Cisco Certification
5 59 (11.97%) SC Cleared
6 48 (9.74%) Degree
7 44 (8.92%) CCNP
8 31 (6.29%) CCIE
9 24 (4.87%) CCNA
10 23 (4.67%) DV Cleared
11 16 (3.25%) CEH
11 16 (3.25%) SSCP
12 15 (3.04%) CISA
12 15 (3.04%) GIAC
13 11 (2.23%) CRISC
14 8 (1.62%) ISSAP
15 5 (1.01%) ISSEP
15 5 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
16 4 (0.81%) Security+ Certification
16 4 (0.81%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (15.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 76 (15.42%) PCI DSS
3 38 (7.71%) COBIT
4 11 (2.23%) JSP 440
5 7 (1.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.41%) SLA
6 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (0.41%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.20%) COSO
7 1 (0.20%) QA
7 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (2.84%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.22%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.61%) vSphere
5 2 (0.41%) KVM
5 2 (0.41%) XenServer
6 1 (0.20%) Snort
6 1 (0.20%) vCloud
6 1 (0.20%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 17 (3.45%) FortiGate
2 16 (3.25%) CiscoWorks
3 7 (1.42%) Tivoli
4 4 (0.81%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.41%) Puppet
5 2 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.20%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.20%) Nessus
6 1 (0.20%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.20%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 95 (19.27%) Cisco
2 65 (13.18%) CheckPoint
3 50 (10.14%) Juniper
4 40 (8.11%) McAfee
5 36 (7.30%) F5
6 30 (6.09%) Microsoft
7 23 (4.67%) Fortinet
8 20 (4.06%) VMware
9 19 (3.85%) SAP
10 18 (3.65%) IBM
10 18 (3.65%) Sourcefire
11 16 (3.25%) Riverbed
11 16 (3.25%) SolarWinds
12 12 (2.43%) HP
13 10 (2.03%) Oracle
14 8 (1.62%) ArcSight
15 7 (1.42%) Intel
16 6 (1.22%) Splunk
16 6 (1.22%) BT
17 5 (1.01%) Blue Coat
South East
TEKsystems
Salary: £5000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k - £80k
Posted: 15 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k - £80k
Posted: 15 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k - £80k
Posted: 15 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-£85,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
Harrow
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + car allowance and bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
West London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000k-£70,000k
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £76000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
2Source Talent
Salary: £70,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Car, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
West Midlands Police
Salary: From £39,129 to £45,960 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £90,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £90,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago