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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Architect
Rank 706 607 619
Rank change year-on-year
-99 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 182 251 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.25% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.27% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 122 169 214
Average salary £65,000 £72,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £87,000 £85,300
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
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
102569 93780 105055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.22% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 83761 78507 90409
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -19 68 £65,000 -18.75% 8
London -66 60 £70,000 -3.44% 6
East of England -2 15 £55,000 +0.91%
East Midlands -9 15 £55,000 -12.00% 1
West Midlands -10 8 £60,000 -11.11%
North West -28 7 £72,500 +7.40% 1
South West -15 5 £60,000 - 1
Yorkshire -61 1 £62,500 +38.88% 3
Security Architect
UK

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 203 (53.00%) Security Architecture
2 143 (37.34%) Information Security
3 137 (35.77%) CISSP
4 110 (28.72%) Security Cleared
5 101 (26.37%) Finance
6 95 (24.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 82 (21.41%) Risk Management
8 77 (20.10%) Firewall
9 69 (18.02%) SC Cleared
10 66 (17.23%) CISM
11 65 (16.97%) TOGAF
12 58 (15.14%) Web Services
13 57 (14.88%) SOA
14 56 (14.62%) Network Security
15 53 (13.84%) Degree
16 45 (11.75%) Enterprise Architecture
17 44 (11.49%) RMADS
18 43 (11.23%) Cyber Security
19 42 (10.97%) Management Information System
19 42 (10.97%) UML
20 41 (10.70%) DV Cleared
21 39 (10.18%) Network Design
21 39 (10.18%) CESG
22 36 (9.40%) Oracle
22 36 (9.40%) Identity Management
23 34 (8.88%) Telecoms
23 34 (8.88%) PCI DSS
24 33 (8.62%) Windows
25 31 (8.09%) Stakeholder Management
26 29 (7.57%) Law

Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (3.66%) IIS
2 8 (2.09%) Oracle Coherence
3 4 (1.04%) GlassFish
3 4 (1.04%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.78%) Apache
5 2 (0.52%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.52%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.31%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (1.83%) PaaS
2 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.26%) SaaS
3 1 (0.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 77 (20.10%) Firewall
2 56 (14.62%) Network Security
3 26 (6.79%) Internet
4 24 (6.27%) Wireless
5 15 (3.92%) VPN
6 12 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (2.35%) Kerberos
7 9 (2.35%) LAN
7 9 (2.35%) WAN
8 8 (2.09%) HTTP
8 8 (2.09%) HTTPS
8 8 (2.09%) IPv6
8 8 (2.09%) LTE
9 7 (1.83%) SAN
9 7 (1.83%) 3GPP
9 7 (1.83%) Software-Defined Networking
10 6 (1.57%) MPLS
10 6 (1.57%) NAS
10 6 (1.57%) LDAP
10 6 (1.57%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (6.27%) Oracle Database
2 8 (2.09%) Relational Database
2 8 (2.09%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.09%) RDBMS
3 7 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (1.04%) BODI
5 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.26%) Jenkins
General
1 101 (26.37%) Finance
2 34 (8.88%) Telecoms
3 29 (7.57%) Law
4 27 (7.05%) Banking
5 16 (4.18%) Legal
6 13 (3.39%) Retail
7 11 (2.87%) Marketing
8 10 (2.61%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.78%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.52%) Electronics
10 2 (0.52%) Local Government
11 1 (0.26%) Advertising
11 1 (0.26%) Publishing
11 1 (0.26%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (15.14%) Web Services
2 22 (5.74%) SAML
3 19 (4.96%) XML
4 10 (2.61%) JMS
4 10 (2.61%) REST
5 9 (2.35%) JSON
5 9 (2.35%) OAuth
6 8 (2.09%) Spring
6 8 (2.09%) Ajax
6 8 (2.09%) Java SE
6 8 (2.09%) XML Schema
6 8 (2.09%) Middleware
6 8 (2.09%) XSLT
6 8 (2.09%) .NET
6 8 (2.09%) J2EE
7 4 (1.04%) EJB
7 4 (1.04%) JMX
7 4 (1.04%) JAXB
7 4 (1.04%) JSF
7 4 (1.04%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 44 (11.49%) RMADS
2 42 (10.97%) Management Information System
3 39 (10.18%) CESG
4 25 (6.53%) PKI
5 11 (2.87%) PMI
6 10 (2.61%) Mainframe
6 10 (2.61%) GIS
7 8 (2.09%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.83%) Economics
9 6 (1.57%) CESG CLAS
9 6 (1.57%) Clustering
9 6 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.31%) Mobile Payment
10 5 (1.31%) Smartcard
11 4 (1.04%) Mathematics
11 4 (1.04%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.78%) Kindle
12 3 (0.78%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (0.78%) CCTV
12 3 (0.78%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 33 (8.62%) Windows
2 22 (5.74%) Linux
3 17 (4.44%) Solaris
4 13 (3.39%) UNIX
5 10 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.52%) AIX
6 2 (0.52%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.52%) Android
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.26%) HPUX
7 1 (0.26%) CentOS
7 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (53.00%) Security Architecture
2 143 (37.34%) Information Security
3 82 (21.41%) Risk Management
4 65 (16.97%) TOGAF
5 57 (14.88%) SOA
6 45 (11.75%) Enterprise Architecture
7 43 (11.23%) Cyber Security
8 42 (10.97%) UML
9 39 (10.18%) Network Design
10 36 (9.40%) Identity Management
11 31 (8.09%) Stakeholder Management
12 28 (7.31%) SABSA
13 27 (7.05%) ITIL
14 26 (6.79%) Risk Analysis
15 24 (6.27%) Project Management
16 22 (5.74%) Penetration Testing
17 20 (5.22%) Ethical Hacking
18 19 (4.96%) SIEM
19 18 (4.70%) Information Assurance
20 13 (3.39%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 24 (6.27%) Java
2 5 (1.31%) C
3 2 (0.52%) SQL
4 1 (0.26%) Python
4 1 (0.26%) C#
4 1 (0.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 137 (35.77%) CISSP
2 110 (28.72%) Security Cleared
3 69 (18.02%) SC Cleared
4 66 (17.23%) CISM
5 53 (13.84%) Degree
6 41 (10.70%) DV Cleared
7 18 (4.70%) CEH
8 17 (4.44%) CISA
9 11 (2.87%) PMI Certification
10 10 (2.61%) SSCP
11 5 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (1.31%) ISSAP
11 5 (1.31%) CRISC
12 4 (1.04%) GIAC
12 4 (1.04%) CCNP
13 2 (0.52%) ISSEP
13 2 (0.52%) PhD
14 1 (0.26%) CCSA
14 1 (0.26%) CCSE
14 1 (0.26%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (24.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 34 (8.88%) PCI DSS
3 27 (7.05%) JSP 440
4 17 (4.44%) COBIT
5 4 (1.04%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.52%) QA
8 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.26%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 15 (3.92%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.09%) Forefront TMG
3 7 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.78%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.04%) OpenSSO
2 3 (0.78%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.52%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 36 (9.40%) Oracle
2 29 (7.57%) Cisco
3 19 (4.96%) McAfee
4 16 (4.18%) CheckPoint
5 15 (3.92%) Microsoft
6 13 (3.39%) Splunk
7 10 (2.61%) SAP
8 9 (2.35%) Sourcefire
9 8 (2.09%) VMware
9 8 (2.09%) Sun
9 8 (2.09%) Citrix
9 8 (2.09%) Juniper
10 6 (1.57%) Blue Coat
11 4 (1.04%) Informatica
11 4 (1.04%) Cognos
11 4 (1.04%) Business Objects
12 3 (0.78%) F5
13 2 (0.52%) Tripwire
13 2 (0.52%) Symbian
13 2 (0.52%) IBM
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