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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architect
Rank 637 713 684
Rank change year-on-year
+76 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 249 212 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.20% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 187 167 119
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 £47,500 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £60,000 £68,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -12.40%
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
95322 107194 96558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.63% 94.60% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 79211 88826 81230
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £27,500 £27,000
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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +74 120 £70,000 - 9
South East +3 67 £70,000 +7.69% 5
East of England +24 14 £65,000 +8.33%
South West -5 11 £70,000 - 2
North West +14 10 £70,000 +19.14% 1
West Midlands -3 9 £70,000 +47.36%
East Midlands +13 5 £57,500 +4.54%
Yorkshire +12 1 £57,000 -8.80%
Security Architect
UK

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 268 (57.14%) Security Architecture
2 226 (48.19%) Information Security
3 208 (44.35%) CISSP
4 155 (33.05%) Firewall
5 137 (29.21%) TOGAF
6 106 (22.60%) Finance
7 100 (21.32%) CISM
8 99 (21.11%) Cyber Security
9 93 (19.83%) Security Cleared
10 84 (17.91%) SABSA
11 82 (17.48%) Cisco
12 79 (16.84%) PCI DSS
13 77 (16.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 77 (16.42%) Network Security
14 70 (14.93%) Enterprise Architecture
15 68 (14.50%) Risk Management
16 66 (14.07%) Wireless
17 64 (13.65%) SC Cleared
18 58 (12.37%) CheckPoint
19 55 (11.73%) Cisco Certification
19 55 (11.73%) WAN
20 51 (10.87%) SIEM
21 50 (10.66%) Management Information System
22 48 (10.23%) PKI
23 47 (10.02%) ITIL
24 46 (9.81%) Information Assurance
25 44 (9.38%) LAN
26 43 (9.17%) Degree
27 40 (8.53%) COBIT
28 39 (8.32%) Penetration Testing

Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 9 (1.92%) Apache
2 3 (0.64%) IIS
3 2 (0.43%) WebLogic
3 2 (0.43%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.43%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.21%) Drupal
4 1 (0.21%) WordPress
4 1 (0.21%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.21%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (1.07%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.07%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.21%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 24 (5.12%) SaaS
2 19 (4.05%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (1.49%) IaaS
3 7 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.28%) PaaS
5 2 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 155 (33.05%) Firewall
2 77 (16.42%) Network Security
3 66 (14.07%) Wireless
4 55 (11.73%) WAN
5 44 (9.38%) LAN
6 39 (8.32%) VPN
7 32 (6.82%) Cisco ASA
8 21 (4.48%) SSL
9 20 (4.26%) MPLS
9 20 (4.26%) Intrusion Detection
10 18 (3.84%) EIGRP
10 18 (3.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 16 (3.41%) ATM
12 14 (2.99%) Internet
12 14 (2.99%) TACACS
13 13 (2.77%) Wireless Security
13 13 (2.77%) DHCP
14 12 (2.56%) HSRP
15 9 (1.92%) TCP/IP
16 8 (1.71%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.49%) Oracle Database
2 5 (1.07%) Big Data
2 5 (1.07%) Relational Database
2 5 (1.07%) RDBMS
3 4 (0.85%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.43%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.21%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.21%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (0.21%) SoapUI
1 1 (0.21%) Moq
1 1 (0.21%) ReSharper
General
1 106 (22.60%) Finance
2 35 (7.46%) Retail
3 29 (6.18%) Legal
4 18 (3.84%) Law
5 15 (3.20%) Telecoms
5 15 (3.20%) Banking
6 5 (1.07%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.85%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.64%) Marketing
8 3 (0.64%) Electronics
9 2 (0.43%) Publishing
9 2 (0.43%) Back Office
9 2 (0.43%) Games
10 1 (0.21%) French Language
10 1 (0.21%) German Language
10 1 (0.21%) Military
10 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.77%) JSP
2 12 (2.56%) Middleware
3 8 (1.71%) SAML
4 6 (1.28%) J2EE
5 4 (0.85%) Web Services
6 3 (0.64%) OAuth
6 3 (0.64%) REST
7 2 (0.43%) XML
7 2 (0.43%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (0.43%) JSON
8 1 (0.21%) WPF
8 1 (0.21%) WebSockets
8 1 (0.21%) SailPoint
8 1 (0.21%) WinForms
8 1 (0.21%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (0.21%) LAMP
8 1 (0.21%) .NET
8 1 (0.21%) SOAP
8 1 (0.21%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.21%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 50 (10.66%) Management Information System
2 48 (10.23%) PKI
3 31 (6.61%) CESG
3 31 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (6.40%) Data Centre
5 22 (4.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 14 (2.99%) CESG CLAS
6 14 (2.99%) GIS
7 13 (2.77%) RMADS
8 12 (2.56%) Cryptography
9 10 (2.13%) FMCG
9 10 (2.13%) Computer Science
10 8 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.71%) Mathematics
11 7 (1.49%) Private Cloud
11 7 (1.49%) Data Protection Act
12 6 (1.28%) BYOD
13 5 (1.07%) Smart Meter
13 5 (1.07%) Client/Server
14 4 (0.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 35 (7.46%) Windows
2 23 (4.90%) Linux
3 20 (4.26%) UNIX
4 5 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (1.07%) Solaris
4 5 (1.07%) AIX
5 4 (0.85%) CentOS
6 3 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.64%) HPUX
7 2 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (57.14%) Security Architecture
2 226 (48.19%) Information Security
3 137 (29.21%) TOGAF
4 99 (21.11%) Cyber Security
5 84 (17.91%) SABSA
6 70 (14.93%) Enterprise Architecture
7 68 (14.50%) Risk Management
8 51 (10.87%) SIEM
9 47 (10.02%) ITIL
10 46 (9.81%) Information Assurance
11 39 (8.32%) Penetration Testing
12 34 (7.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 30 (6.40%) Security Management
14 27 (5.76%) Project Management
15 26 (5.54%) Identity Management
15 26 (5.54%) Vulnerability Management
15 26 (5.54%) Data Protection
16 25 (5.33%) Agile Software Development
17 23 (4.90%) SDLC
17 23 (4.90%) UML
Programming Languages
1 38 (8.10%) C
2 12 (2.56%) Java
3 11 (2.35%) SQL
4 2 (0.43%) Perl
4 2 (0.43%) C#
4 2 (0.43%) Ruby
4 2 (0.43%) Bash Shell
4 2 (0.43%) R
4 2 (0.43%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.21%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 208 (44.35%) CISSP
2 100 (21.32%) CISM
3 93 (19.83%) Security Cleared
4 64 (13.65%) SC Cleared
5 55 (11.73%) Cisco Certification
6 43 (9.17%) Degree
7 33 (7.04%) CCNP
7 33 (7.04%) DV Cleared
8 24 (5.12%) CCNA
9 22 (4.69%) CCIE
10 14 (2.99%) SSCP
11 13 (2.77%) CEH
12 12 (2.56%) GIAC
12 12 (2.56%) CISA
13 9 (1.92%) CRISC
14 8 (1.71%) ISSAP
15 5 (1.07%) ISSEP
16 4 (0.85%) PhD
16 4 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
16 4 (0.85%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (16.84%) PCI DSS
2 77 (16.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 40 (8.53%) COBIT
4 13 (2.77%) JSP 440
5 8 (1.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.64%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 2 (0.43%) SLA
8 1 (0.21%) COSO
8 1 (0.21%) QA
8 1 (0.21%) Basel II
8 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (3.41%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.28%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.64%) vSphere
5 2 (0.43%) KVM
5 2 (0.43%) XenServer
6 1 (0.21%) vCloud
6 1 (0.21%) pfSense
6 1 (0.21%) Snort
Systems Management
1 16 (3.41%) CiscoWorks
2 13 (2.77%) FortiGate
3 6 (1.28%) Tivoli
4 4 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.43%) Puppet
5 2 (0.43%) SCCM
6 1 (0.21%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.21%) OSSEC
6 1 (0.21%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.21%) Nessus
Vendors
1 82 (17.48%) Cisco
2 58 (12.37%) CheckPoint
3 34 (7.25%) Juniper
4 32 (6.82%) McAfee
5 24 (5.12%) VMware
6 23 (4.90%) F5
6 23 (4.90%) SAP
7 21 (4.48%) IBM
8 19 (4.05%) Fortinet
8 19 (4.05%) Microsoft
9 17 (3.62%) Oracle
10 16 (3.41%) SolarWinds
10 16 (3.41%) Riverbed
11 10 (2.13%) Sourcefire
12 8 (1.71%) HP
12 8 (1.71%) BT
13 7 (1.49%) ArcSight
13 7 (1.49%) Intel
14 6 (1.28%) Blue Coat
15 5 (1.07%) Red Hat
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Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 hours ago
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South East
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Salary: From £90,000 to £95,000 per annum
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Salary: £50,000-£85,000
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £40,000k-£70,000k
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
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