The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architect
Rank 158 - 192
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 7 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% - 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% - 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £70,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £60,000 £69,250
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -13.35%
Security Architect
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3074 3642 3992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.05% 94.62% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2517 2995 3465
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Security Architect
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Security Architect Salary Trend in Manchester

Security Architect
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (85.71%) Data Centre
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) IBM
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) SaaS
4 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
4 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) CISSP
5 2 (28.57%) IIS
5 2 (28.57%) CISM
5 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
5 2 (28.57%) Splunk
5 2 (28.57%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (28.57%) ArcSight
5 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
6 1 (14.29%) PKI
6 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (14.29%) QA
6 1 (14.29%) Firewall
6 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
6 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 1 (14.29%) Information Security
6 1 (14.29%) Project Management

Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (28.57%) IIS
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
1 2 (28.57%) Portfolio Management
1 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
2 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
1 3 (42.86%) CISSP
2 2 (28.57%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
1 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
1 4 (57.14%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) Splunk
2 2 (28.57%) ArcSight
Manchester, Lancashire
ECS
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 7 days ago