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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architecture
Rank 511 643 542
Rank change year-on-year
+132 -101
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 417 269 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.40% 0.25% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.30% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 353 193 197
Average salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £64,024 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -
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
88161 90095 81343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 85.06% 82.88% 81.70%
Number of salaries quoted 73560 72570 67236
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +114 225 £70,000 - 25
South East -15 78 £65,000 +8.33% 5
North West +15 26 £55,000 -21.42% 4
West Midlands +10 25 £70,000 +64.70% 3
East of England +18 21 £61,000 +10.90% 1
East Midlands +16 18 £70,000 +27.27% 1
South West -15 15 £61,250 -5.76% 1
Yorkshire +1 4 £49,000 +16.66% 3
Midlands - 2 £70,000 -
North East -7 1 £42,500 - 2
Security Architecture
UK

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 413 (51.63%) Information Security
2 346 (43.25%) CISSP
3 213 (26.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 201 (25.13%) Firewall
5 193 (24.13%) Degree
6 188 (23.50%) Finance
7 185 (23.13%) Cyber Security
8 160 (20.00%) PCI DSS
9 141 (17.63%) Windows
10 140 (17.50%) CISM
11 132 (16.50%) Network Security
12 127 (15.88%) Risk Management
12 127 (15.88%) Data Centre
13 122 (15.25%) TOGAF
14 113 (14.13%) Penetration Testing
15 110 (13.75%) SIEM
16 108 (13.50%) Project Management
17 107 (13.38%) SABSA
18 105 (13.13%) Vulnerability Management
19 103 (12.88%) Security Cleared
20 97 (12.13%) Management Information System
21 88 (11.00%) Linux
22 81 (10.13%) Security Management
23 79 (9.88%) ITIL
23 79 (9.88%) Enterprise Architecture
24 78 (9.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
25 71 (8.88%) Cisco Certification
26 69 (8.63%) SC Cleared
27 68 (8.50%) Intrusion Detection
27 68 (8.50%) Law

Security Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 49 (6.13%) IIS
2 8 (1.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (0.63%) MS Exchange
3 5 (0.63%) Lync
3 5 (0.63%) OpenStack
4 4 (0.50%) CMS
5 3 (0.38%) SAS
6 2 (0.25%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.13%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.13%) FileNet
7 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.63%) MS Visio
2 5 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.50%) MS Project
4 3 (0.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (1.00%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.13%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.13%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.13%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.63%) SaaS
2 18 (2.25%) IaaS
3 16 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (0.75%) PaaS
7 5 (0.63%) Office 365
8 4 (0.50%) SoftLayer
8 4 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 201 (25.13%) Firewall
2 132 (16.50%) Network Security
3 68 (8.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 51 (6.38%) TCP/IP
5 40 (5.00%) WAN
6 39 (4.88%) LAN
7 36 (4.50%) Internet
8 31 (3.88%) DNS
9 28 (3.50%) Wireless
9 28 (3.50%) Cisco ASA
10 25 (3.13%) MPLS
11 24 (3.00%) VPN
12 21 (2.63%) SSL
13 14 (1.75%) IPsec
14 13 (1.63%) Broadband
14 13 (1.63%) VoIP
15 12 (1.50%) LDAP
15 12 (1.50%) SAN
15 12 (1.50%) OSPF
15 12 (1.50%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (4.63%) SQL Server
2 19 (2.38%) Big Data
3 14 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
4 13 (1.63%) MySQL
4 13 (1.63%) Crystal Reports
4 13 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (1.63%) Xcelsius
4 13 (1.63%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 10 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (0.75%) Oracle Database
7 5 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (0.63%) Hadoop
8 4 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (0.50%) Sybase IQ
8 4 (0.50%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (0.50%) SSDT
8 4 (0.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.25%) solidDB
10 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (0.63%) 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%) JIRA
2 4 (0.50%) Selenium
2 4 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (0.50%) MSBuild
2 4 (0.50%) Psake
3 2 (0.25%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.25%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.25%) AppScan
3 2 (0.25%) Paros
4 1 (0.13%) Maven
4 1 (0.13%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.13%) Hudson
General
1 188 (23.50%) Finance
2 68 (8.50%) Law
3 59 (7.38%) Telecoms
4 54 (6.75%) Banking
5 42 (5.25%) Retail
6 22 (2.75%) Legal
7 20 (2.50%) Marketing
8 12 (1.50%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.00%) Electronics
9 8 (1.00%) Investment Banking
10 7 (0.88%) Publishing
11 5 (0.63%) Games
12 4 (0.50%) Billing
12 4 (0.50%) Back Office
13 3 (0.38%) Military
14 2 (0.25%) Advertising
15 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 327 (40.88%) Architect
2 265 (33.13%) Security Architect
3 185 (23.13%) Consultant
4 163 (20.38%) Security Consultant
5 91 (11.38%) Security Engineer
6 82 (10.25%) Enterprise Architect
7 71 (8.88%) Security Manager
8 65 (8.13%) Enterprise Security Architect
9 49 (6.13%) Analyst
9 49 (6.13%) IT Consultant
10 45 (5.63%) IT Security Consultant
11 44 (5.50%) Security Specialist
12 41 (5.13%) IT Architect
12 41 (5.13%) IT Security Architect
13 33 (4.13%) Security Analyst
14 32 (4.00%) Information Security Manager
14 32 (4.00%) Information Manager
15 30 (3.75%) Network Engineer
16 29 (3.63%) Cyber Security Architect
17 28 (3.50%) IT Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (1.88%) .NET
1 15 (1.88%) Web Services
2 14 (1.75%) Middleware
3 11 (1.38%) JSP
4 8 (1.00%) J2EE
5 5 (0.63%) HTML
6 4 (0.50%) SAP XI
6 4 (0.50%) MSMQ
7 3 (0.38%) WSDL
7 3 (0.38%) SAML
7 3 (0.38%) Ajax
7 3 (0.38%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.38%) SOAP
7 3 (0.38%) XML
7 3 (0.38%) OAuth
7 3 (0.38%) OpenID
7 3 (0.38%) Regular Expression
8 2 (0.25%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 2 (0.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.25%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 127 (15.88%) Data Centre
2 97 (12.13%) Management Information System
3 48 (6.00%) Computer Science
4 38 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (4.13%) CESG
6 32 (4.00%) PKI
7 30 (3.75%) Cryptography
8 21 (2.63%) Cybercrime
9 19 (2.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 15 (1.88%) RMADS
11 14 (1.75%) Visualisation
12 11 (1.38%) Data Protection Act
12 11 (1.38%) Mathematics
12 11 (1.38%) CESG CLAS
13 10 (1.25%) Data Integration
14 9 (1.13%) GIS
15 8 (1.00%) DTV
15 8 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
16 7 (0.88%) Public Cloud
16 7 (0.88%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 141 (17.63%) Windows
2 88 (11.00%) Linux
3 43 (5.38%) UNIX
4 13 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (1.00%) Solaris
6 7 (0.88%) VMS
6 7 (0.88%) Windows 7
6 7 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.38%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.38%) Android
8 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.13%) CentOS
9 1 (0.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 413 (51.63%) Information Security
2 185 (23.13%) Cyber Security
3 127 (15.88%) Risk Management
4 122 (15.25%) TOGAF
5 113 (14.13%) Penetration Testing
6 110 (13.75%) SIEM
7 108 (13.50%) Project Management
8 107 (13.38%) SABSA
9 105 (13.13%) Vulnerability Management
10 81 (10.13%) Security Management
11 79 (9.88%) ITIL
11 79 (9.88%) Enterprise Architecture
12 78 (9.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 55 (6.88%) Agile Software Development
14 50 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
14 50 (6.25%) Performance Management
15 46 (5.75%) Data Protection
16 45 (5.63%) Information Assurance
17 41 (5.13%) Portfolio Management
17 41 (5.13%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 56 (7.00%) SQL
2 34 (4.25%) Java
3 28 (3.50%) C
4 17 (2.13%) Perl
5 16 (2.00%) Python
6 13 (1.63%) C#
7 9 (1.13%) JavaScript
7 9 (1.13%) PHP
7 9 (1.13%) VBA
8 8 (1.00%) PowerShell
9 7 (0.88%) Ruby
10 6 (0.75%) C++
10 6 (0.75%) VBScript
10 6 (0.75%) Bash Shell
11 5 (0.63%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.50%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.50%) VB
13 2 (0.25%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.13%) Jython
14 1 (0.13%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 346 (43.25%) CISSP
2 193 (24.13%) Degree
3 140 (17.50%) CISM
4 103 (12.88%) Security Cleared
5 71 (8.88%) Cisco Certification
6 69 (8.63%) SC Cleared
7 51 (6.38%) CISA
8 43 (5.38%) CCNA
9 37 (4.63%) DV Cleared
10 34 (4.25%) GIAC
11 31 (3.88%) CCNP
12 30 (3.75%) CEH
13 24 (3.00%) OSCP
13 24 (3.00%) OSCE
14 22 (2.75%) CRISC
14 22 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
15 21 (2.63%) PCI QSA
16 20 (2.50%) MCSE
17 19 (2.38%) CCIE
18 16 (2.00%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 213 (26.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 160 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 47 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 47 (5.88%) COBIT
4 21 (2.63%) QA
5 16 (2.00%) HIPAA
6 14 (1.75%) SLA
7 11 (1.38%) JSP 440
8 6 (0.75%) FISMA
9 5 (0.63%) BS7799
9 5 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 2 (0.25%) HMG Infosec
10 2 (0.25%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.13%) BS25999
11 1 (0.13%) COSO
11 1 (0.13%) GCP
System Software
1 23 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (2.50%) Active Directory
3 13 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (1.38%) vSphere
5 7 (0.88%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.38%) Snort
7 2 (0.25%) ProxySG
7 2 (0.25%) XenApp
8 1 (0.13%) XenServer
8 1 (0.13%) KVM
Systems Management
1 14 (1.75%) Nessus
2 11 (1.38%) Nagios
3 10 (1.25%) McAfee ePO
4 8 (1.00%) SCCM
5 2 (0.25%) SCOM
5 2 (0.25%) WebInspect
5 2 (0.25%) OpenView
5 2 (0.25%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.13%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.13%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.13%) MIIS
6 1 (0.13%) Puppet
6 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 63 (7.88%) Cisco
2 52 (6.50%) CheckPoint
2 52 (6.50%) Splunk
3 50 (6.25%) ArcSight
4 45 (5.63%) Microsoft
5 36 (4.50%) Oracle
6 34 (4.25%) F5
7 33 (4.13%) VMware
8 32 (4.00%) McAfee
8 32 (4.00%) Juniper
9 30 (3.75%) SAP
10 27 (3.38%) HP
10 27 (3.38%) Citrix
11 23 (2.88%) Fortinet
12 15 (1.88%) Websense
13 14 (1.75%) Barracuda Networks
14 11 (1.38%) Trustwave
14 11 (1.38%) Sophos
15 9 (1.13%) Sybase
16 8 (1.00%) IBM
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-£75,000
Posted: 51 minutes ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £95000 - £115000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 to 80,000 + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 70,000 + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 55,000 + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
ECS
Salary: benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ECS
Salary: benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £100,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TJX
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £70k - 80k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago