The table below looks at the statistics for Security Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Architecture over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architecture
Rank 163 181 189
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +8
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 16 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.48% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.20% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 5
Median salary £67,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £70,000 £51,600
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £60,500 £63,750
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -5.09%
Security Architecture
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2970 2931 3395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.26% 88.26% 85.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2554 2410 2771
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Security Architecture as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Security Architecture
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Security Architecture Salary Trend in Manchester

Security Architecture
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Architecture across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Security Architecture Salary Histogram in Manchester

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing Security Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Security Architecture.

1 24 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (47.92%) Network Security
3 22 (45.83%) CISSP
4 20 (41.67%) Information Security
5 15 (31.25%) Banking
6 13 (27.08%) Risk Assessment
6 13 (27.08%) Windows
6 13 (27.08%) Degree
6 13 (27.08%) SIEM
7 12 (25.00%) Security Testing
7 12 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 12 (25.00%) Web Services
7 12 (25.00%) Unix
8 11 (22.92%) Blackberry
8 11 (22.92%) Project Management
8 11 (22.92%) Security Management
8 11 (22.92%) Management Information System
8 11 (22.92%) IIS
8 11 (22.92%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 11 (22.92%) TCP/IP
8 11 (22.92%) Wireless
8 11 (22.92%) Finance
8 11 (22.92%) Law
8 11 (22.92%) Network Design
8 11 (22.92%) Penetration Testing
8 11 (22.92%) Test Strategy
8 11 (22.92%) Social Engineering
8 11 (22.92%) Server Hardening
8 11 (22.92%) Data Centre
8 11 (22.92%) SDLC

Security Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (22.92%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.08%) IaaS
2 1 (2.08%) Office 365
2 1 (2.08%) PaaS
2 1 (2.08%) SaaS
2 1 (2.08%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 23 (47.92%) Network Security
2 11 (22.92%) TCP/IP
2 11 (22.92%) Wireless
3 3 (6.25%) Firewall
4 2 (4.17%) HTTPS
4 2 (4.17%) SSL
5 1 (2.08%) Internet
5 1 (2.08%) VPN
5 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) GitLab
1 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.17%) MSI
General
1 15 (31.25%) Banking
2 11 (22.92%) Finance
2 11 (22.92%) Law
3 6 (12.50%) Games
4 2 (4.17%) Legal
4 2 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (35.42%) Architect
1 17 (35.42%) Security Architect
2 15 (31.25%) Consultant
3 12 (25.00%) Security Consultant
4 11 (22.92%) Applications Tester
4 11 (22.92%) Mobile Tester
4 11 (22.92%) Penetration Tester
4 11 (22.92%) Security Penetration Tester
4 11 (22.92%) Security Tester
4 11 (22.92%) Tester
5 10 (20.83%) Senior Architect
5 10 (20.83%) Senior Security Architect
6 8 (16.67%) Domain Architect
7 7 (14.58%) IT Consultant
7 7 (14.58%) IT Security Consultant
8 5 (10.42%) IT Architect
8 5 (10.42%) IT Security Architect
9 3 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
10 2 (4.17%) Analyst
10 2 (4.17%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.08%) JSON
2 1 (2.08%) OAuth
2 1 (2.08%) REST
2 1 (2.08%) SAML
2 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) Blackberry
1 11 (22.92%) Data Centre
1 11 (22.92%) Management Information System
1 11 (22.92%) Security Operations Centre
2 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) Wiki
4 1 (2.08%) BYOD
4 1 (2.08%) CESG
4 1 (2.08%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.08%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.08%) Windows
2 12 (25.00%) Unix
3 11 (22.92%) Android
3 11 (22.92%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) Information Security
2 13 (27.08%) Risk Assessment
2 13 (27.08%) SIEM
3 12 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 12 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 11 (22.92%) Compliance Audit
4 11 (22.92%) Network Design
4 11 (22.92%) Penetration Testing
4 11 (22.92%) Performance Management
4 11 (22.92%) Portfolio Management
4 11 (22.92%) Project Management
4 11 (22.92%) Reverse Engineering
4 11 (22.92%) SDLC
4 11 (22.92%) Security Management
4 11 (22.92%) Security Operations
4 11 (22.92%) Server Hardening
4 11 (22.92%) Social Engineering
4 11 (22.92%) Software Audit
4 11 (22.92%) Test Strategy
4 11 (22.92%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
1 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
1 2 (4.17%) Python
1 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (45.83%) CISSP
2 13 (27.08%) Degree
3 11 (22.92%) IISP
4 10 (20.83%) CISM
5 2 (4.17%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (22.92%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 11 (22.92%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 11 (22.92%) QRadar
2 2 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.17%) Puppet
2 2 (4.17%) yum
Vendors
1 11 (22.92%) ArcSight
1 11 (22.92%) Splunk
2 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.08%) ServiceNow