The table below looks at the statistics for Security Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Architecture over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architecture
Rank 524 609 543
Rank change year-on-year
+85 -66
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 393 300 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.27% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.33% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 308 203 203
Average salary £64,375 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.96% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -
Security Architecture
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86640 90513 82524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.74% 82.77% 81.09%
Number of salaries quoted 71744 73516 68202
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Architecture across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in England

Security Architecture
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Architecture across the England region.

Security Architecture Salary Trend in England

Security Architecture
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Architecture across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Security Architecture Salary Histogram in England

Security Architecture
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 Architecture within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 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 +114 214 £65,000 -13.33% 23
South East -27 78 £62,500 +13.63% 10
East of England +19 31 £61,000 -15.86% 3
North West +12 22 £67,500 +1.88% 3
East Midlands +7 14 £53,500 -2.72% 1
West Midlands -6 14 £57,500 +32.94% 5
South West -13 14 £60,000 -14.28% 5
Yorkshire +1 5 £49,000 +17.36% 2
North East - 1 £42,500 - 2
Security Architecture
UK

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Security Architecture also 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 that cited Security Architecture.

1 403 (50.76%) Information Security
2 338 (42.57%) CISSP
3 216 (27.20%) Firewall
4 208 (26.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 185 (23.30%) Degree
6 184 (23.17%) Cyber Security
7 176 (22.17%) Finance
8 171 (21.54%) PCI DSS
9 137 (17.25%) CISM
10 133 (16.75%) Windows
10 133 (16.75%) Network Security
11 129 (16.25%) TOGAF
12 120 (15.11%) Risk Management
13 119 (14.99%) Data Centre
14 110 (13.85%) Vulnerability Management
15 109 (13.73%) SIEM
16 107 (13.48%) Security Cleared
17 105 (13.22%) SABSA
18 100 (12.59%) Management Information System
19 98 (12.34%) Penetration Testing
20 97 (12.22%) Project Management
21 92 (11.59%) ITIL
21 92 (11.59%) Enterprise Architecture
22 86 (10.83%) Linux
23 78 (9.82%) Cisco
24 74 (9.32%) Cisco Certification
25 71 (8.94%) Security Management
26 69 (8.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
27 66 (8.31%) Law
28 65 (8.19%) SC Cleared

Security Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Security Architecture also 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 that cited Security Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 41 (5.16%) IIS
2 11 (1.39%) SharePoint
3 7 (0.88%) MS Exchange
4 5 (0.63%) Lync
5 4 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.38%) SAS
6 3 (0.38%) Apache
6 3 (0.38%) CMS
7 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.13%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.13%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.13%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.13%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.13%) FileNet
Applications
1 21 (2.64%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.88%) MS Office
3 5 (0.63%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.63%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.13%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.13%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.13%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.15%) IaaS
2 21 (2.64%) SaaS
3 15 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (1.26%) PaaS
5 8 (1.01%) Office 365
6 2 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.13%) SoftLayer
7 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 216 (27.20%) Firewall
2 133 (16.75%) Network Security
3 64 (8.06%) Intrusion Detection
4 53 (6.68%) WAN
4 53 (6.68%) TCP/IP
5 39 (4.91%) LAN
5 39 (4.91%) MPLS
6 37 (4.66%) Wireless
7 36 (4.53%) Internet
8 31 (3.90%) BGP
8 31 (3.90%) Cisco ASA
9 28 (3.53%) DNS
10 27 (3.40%) VPN
11 25 (3.15%) EIGRP
12 24 (3.02%) SSL
13 20 (2.52%) OSPF
14 15 (1.89%) VoIP
15 14 (1.76%) Unified Communications
15 14 (1.76%) HSRP
16 13 (1.64%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (4.66%) SQL Server
2 14 (1.76%) BusinessObjects
2 14 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (1.64%) Xcelsius
3 13 (1.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 13 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
4 11 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (1.39%) Big Data
5 10 (1.26%) MySQL
6 6 (0.76%) Oracle Database
7 5 (0.63%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 5 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (0.63%) NonStop SQL
8 4 (0.50%) Sybase IQ
8 4 (0.50%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (0.50%) SSDT
9 2 (0.25%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.13%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.13%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 6 (0.76%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (0.50%) Toad
2 4 (0.50%) HP UFT
2 4 (0.50%) NUnit
2 4 (0.50%) Selenium
2 4 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (0.50%) MSBuild
2 4 (0.50%) Psake
3 3 (0.38%) JIRA
4 1 (0.13%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.13%) Hudson
4 1 (0.13%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.13%) Maven
General
1 176 (22.17%) Finance
2 66 (8.31%) Law
3 57 (7.18%) Telecoms
4 46 (5.79%) Retail
5 44 (5.54%) Banking
6 28 (3.53%) Legal
7 21 (2.64%) Marketing
8 13 (1.64%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.26%) Electronics
10 6 (0.76%) Publishing
11 5 (0.63%) Games
12 4 (0.50%) Advertising
12 4 (0.50%) Back Office
12 4 (0.50%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.38%) Military
13 3 (0.38%) Billing
14 2 (0.25%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.25%) Automotive
15 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 332 (41.81%) Architect
2 274 (34.51%) Security Architect
3 164 (20.65%) Consultant
4 142 (17.88%) Security Consultant
5 97 (12.22%) Security Engineer
6 84 (10.58%) Enterprise Architect
7 73 (9.19%) Security Manager
8 66 (8.31%) Enterprise Security Architect
9 54 (6.80%) Security Specialist
10 43 (5.42%) IT Architect
11 42 (5.29%) IT Security Architect
12 41 (5.16%) Analyst
13 39 (4.91%) Network Engineer
14 36 (4.53%) IT Consultant
15 32 (4.03%) IT Security Consultant
16 30 (3.78%) Security Analyst
17 29 (3.65%) Information Architect
17 29 (3.65%) Information Security Architect
18 28 (3.53%) Cyber Security Architect
19 27 (3.40%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (2.27%) Web Services
2 16 (2.02%) Middleware
3 11 (1.39%) JSP
4 9 (1.13%) .NET
5 8 (1.01%) XML
6 5 (0.63%) XSD
6 5 (0.63%) Spring
6 5 (0.63%) Application Packaging
7 4 (0.50%) SAP XI
7 4 (0.50%) MSMQ
7 4 (0.50%) HTML
8 3 (0.38%) WSDL
8 3 (0.38%) SAML
8 3 (0.38%) SOAP
8 3 (0.38%) Ajax
8 3 (0.38%) OAuth
8 3 (0.38%) OpenID
8 3 (0.38%) Regular Expression
8 3 (0.38%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 119 (14.99%) Data Centre
2 100 (12.59%) Management Information System
3 52 (6.55%) Computer Science
4 46 (5.79%) PKI
5 42 (5.29%) Analytical Skills
6 37 (4.66%) CESG
7 30 (3.78%) Cryptography
8 26 (3.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 20 (2.52%) RMADS
10 18 (2.27%) Cybercrime
11 15 (1.89%) Mathematics
12 14 (1.76%) Data Protection Act
12 14 (1.76%) CESG CLAS
13 12 (1.51%) Visualisation
14 10 (1.26%) Fat Client
14 10 (1.26%) Thin Client
15 9 (1.13%) GIS
16 8 (1.01%) DTV
17 7 (0.88%) Data Integration
17 7 (0.88%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 133 (16.75%) Windows
2 86 (10.83%) Linux
3 40 (5.04%) UNIX
4 12 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (1.13%) Solaris
6 8 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.76%) VMS
8 5 (0.63%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.13%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.13%) CentOS
11 1 (0.13%) Android
11 1 (0.13%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.13%) AIX
11 1 (0.13%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 403 (50.76%) Information Security
2 184 (23.17%) Cyber Security
3 129 (16.25%) TOGAF
4 120 (15.11%) Risk Management
5 110 (13.85%) Vulnerability Management
6 109 (13.73%) SIEM
7 105 (13.22%) SABSA
8 98 (12.34%) Penetration Testing
9 97 (12.22%) Project Management
10 92 (11.59%) ITIL
10 92 (11.59%) Enterprise Architecture
11 71 (8.94%) Security Management
12 69 (8.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 52 (6.55%) Agile Software Development
14 51 (6.42%) Information Assurance
15 50 (6.30%) SDLC
16 48 (6.05%) Performance Management
17 47 (5.92%) Data Protection
18 46 (5.79%) Risk Assessment
19 43 (5.42%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 55 (6.93%) SQL
2 39 (4.91%) Java
3 23 (2.90%) C
4 14 (1.76%) C#
5 10 (1.26%) VBA
6 9 (1.13%) C++
7 8 (1.01%) Perl
8 7 (0.88%) PowerShell
8 7 (0.88%) Python
9 6 (0.76%) Bash Shell
9 6 (0.76%) PHP
9 6 (0.76%) JavaScript
9 6 (0.76%) VBScript
9 6 (0.76%) Ruby
10 4 (0.50%) VB
10 4 (0.50%) PL/SQL
10 4 (0.50%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.25%) R
11 2 (0.25%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.13%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 338 (42.57%) CISSP
2 185 (23.30%) Degree
3 137 (17.25%) CISM
4 107 (13.48%) Security Cleared
5 74 (9.32%) Cisco Certification
6 65 (8.19%) SC Cleared
7 49 (6.17%) CISA
8 44 (5.54%) CCNP
9 41 (5.16%) DV Cleared
10 34 (4.28%) GIAC
11 28 (3.53%) CCNA
12 25 (3.15%) CEH
13 23 (2.90%) OSCP
13 23 (2.90%) OSCE
14 22 (2.77%) CRISC
15 21 (2.64%) PCI QSA
16 20 (2.52%) CCIE
17 16 (2.02%) CCSA
18 15 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
19 14 (1.76%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 208 (26.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 171 (21.54%) PCI DSS
3 51 (6.42%) COBIT
4 50 (6.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 26 (3.27%) QA
6 16 (2.02%) HIPAA
7 13 (1.64%) SLA
8 11 (1.39%) JSP 440
9 8 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 6 (0.76%) BS7799
11 5 (0.63%) ISO 9001
11 5 (0.63%) ISO 8583
11 5 (0.63%) FISMA
12 2 (0.25%) HMG Infosec
13 1 (0.13%) GCP
System Software
1 33 (4.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (2.39%) Active Directory
3 14 (1.76%) vSphere
4 13 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (0.88%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.63%) Snort
7 2 (0.25%) XenApp
7 2 (0.25%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.13%) KVM
8 1 (0.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (1.76%) Nessus
2 11 (1.39%) Nagios
3 10 (1.26%) McAfee ePO
4 7 (0.88%) SCCM
5 3 (0.38%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.38%) MIIS
6 2 (0.25%) SCOM
6 2 (0.25%) OpenView
6 2 (0.25%) CiscoWorks
7 1 (0.13%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.13%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.13%) Puppet
7 1 (0.13%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 78 (9.82%) Cisco
2 52 (6.55%) CheckPoint
3 46 (5.79%) Splunk
4 45 (5.67%) ArcSight
5 40 (5.04%) Microsoft
6 37 (4.66%) VMware
7 36 (4.53%) Juniper
8 35 (4.41%) Citrix
8 35 (4.41%) Oracle
9 34 (4.28%) HP
9 34 (4.28%) F5
10 30 (3.78%) McAfee
11 29 (3.65%) SAP
12 23 (2.90%) Fortinet
13 14 (1.76%) Websense
14 12 (1.51%) Barracuda Networks
15 11 (1.39%) Trustwave
15 11 (1.39%) Sophos
16 10 (1.26%) IBM
17 9 (1.13%) Sybase
London
Apsley Recruitment Limited
Salary: bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spencer Rose Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75-95k DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Computer Sciences Corporation
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
2Source Talent
Salary: £70,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + pension + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + pension + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-£70,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £100,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Excellent benefits on top
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: From £90,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago