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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architect
Rank 166 - 182
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 10 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.31% - 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% - 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £57,500 - £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -
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
3129 3877 3610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.31% 96.47% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2594 3320 3140
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 11 (91.67%) Security Architecture
2 9 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (66.67%) MODAF
3 8 (66.67%) Games
3 8 (66.67%) People Management
3 8 (66.67%) TOGAF
4 3 (25.00%) CISSP
4 3 (25.00%) CISM
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
5 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (8.33%) Splunk
6 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (8.33%) ArcSight
6 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
6 1 (8.33%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (8.33%) IISP
6 1 (8.33%) CLAS
6 1 (8.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (8.33%) Security Operations
6 1 (8.33%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (8.33%) Finance
6 1 (8.33%) Legal
6 1 (8.33%) Validation
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) IIS

Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 1 (8.33%) IIS
General
1 8 (66.67%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (8.33%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Security Architecture
2 8 (66.67%) MODAF
2 8 (66.67%) People Management
2 8 (66.67%) TOGAF
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (8.33%) Information Assurance
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) IT Governance
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
4 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (8.33%) Security Operations
4 1 (8.33%) Security Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
4 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CISM
1 3 (25.00%) CISSP
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (8.33%) CLAS
2 1 (8.33%) GCIA
2 1 (8.33%) GIAC
2 1 (8.33%) IISP
2 1 (8.33%) PCI QSA
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (8.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (8.33%) PA-DSS
2 1 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) RMADS
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) ArcSight
1 1 (8.33%) Splunk
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