The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Solution Architect
Rank 904 916 946
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Solutions Architect 27 20 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.019% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.020% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 14
Average salary £71,250 £75,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £55,500
10% offered a salary of more than £83,600 £79,100 £90,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £75,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year
-26.66% -6.25%
Security Solutions 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
93191 100011 107473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.55% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79083 82449 87918
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Solutions Architect in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Security Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Security Solutions Architect Salary Trend in England

Security Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Solutions Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Security Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in England

Security Solutions 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 Solutions Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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 +10 16 £75,000 +11.11%
South East +35 8 £72,500 -3.33%
Midlands - 2 £50,000 -
West Midlands -20 1 £55,000 -26.66%
Security Solutions Architect
UK

Security Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Security Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 29 (60.42%) Security Architecture
2 25 (52.08%) Finance
3 20 (41.67%) .NET
4 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
5 16 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
5 16 (33.33%) C#
5 16 (33.33%) Java
6 11 (22.92%) CISSP
6 11 (22.92%) TOGAF
7 8 (16.67%) Network Security
8 7 (14.58%) Information Security
9 6 (12.50%) Firewall
9 6 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (12.50%) Presales
9 6 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 5 (10.42%) OpenStack
10 5 (10.42%) IaaS
10 5 (10.42%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (10.42%) PaaS
10 5 (10.42%) CheckPoint
10 5 (10.42%) Enterprise Architecture
11 4 (8.33%) Cryptography
11 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (8.33%) Banking
11 4 (8.33%) Service Delivery
11 4 (8.33%) SSL
11 4 (8.33%) Cisco
11 4 (8.33%) J2EE

Security Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Security Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.42%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (10.42%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (10.42%) IaaS
1 5 (10.42%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.67%) Network Security
2 6 (12.50%) Firewall
3 4 (8.33%) SSL
4 2 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (4.17%) VPN
4 2 (4.17%) Wireless
5 1 (2.08%) AMQP
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.08%) MQTT
5 1 (2.08%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) Big Data
1 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
General
1 25 (52.08%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Legal
3 2 (4.17%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.08%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (41.67%) .NET
2 4 (8.33%) J2EE
3 1 (2.08%) Web Services
3 1 (2.08%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (8.33%) Cryptography
3 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.17%) iPad
4 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) CESG
4 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (60.42%) Security Architecture
2 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 16 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
4 11 (22.92%) TOGAF
5 7 (14.58%) Information Security
6 6 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (12.50%) Presales
7 5 (10.42%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (8.33%) Data Privacy
8 4 (8.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 4 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (8.33%) Service Delivery
8 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (6.25%) SIEM
10 2 (4.17%) Functional Testing
10 2 (4.17%) Line Management
10 2 (4.17%) Network Architecture
10 2 (4.17%) Non-Functional Testing
10 2 (4.17%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 16 (33.33%) C#
1 16 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (22.92%) CISSP
2 3 (6.25%) CEH
3 2 (4.17%) Degree
3 2 (4.17%) GCIA
3 2 (4.17%) ISSAP
4 1 (2.08%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (2.08%) CISA
4 1 (2.08%) CISM
4 1 (2.08%) CITP
4 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) IISP
4 1 (2.08%) MBCS
4 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) CheckPoint
2 4 (8.33%) Cisco
3 3 (6.25%) Fortinet
3 3 (6.25%) Palo Alto
4 2 (4.17%) Intel Security
4 2 (4.17%) LogRhythm
5 1 (2.08%) ArcSight
5 1 (2.08%) F5
5 1 (2.08%) HP
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.08%) Symantec
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