The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had IT Security Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Architect
Rank 223 243 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Architect 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.091% 0.033% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.034% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Median salary £68,500 £65,608 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.40% -
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £75,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.00%
IT Security Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5317 5883 6569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.19% 96.52% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4510 4709 5259
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured IT Security Architect in the job title.

IT Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

IT Security Architect
Salary Trend in the North West

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

IT Security Architect Salary Trend in the North West

IT Security Architect
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Architect within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +12 5 £68,500 -2.14%
IT Security Architect
England

IT Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT Security Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring IT Security Architect in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) CISSP
1 6 (100.00%) Security Architecture
2 5 (83.33%) CISM
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (50.00%) Information Security
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (16.67%) SABSA
5 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (16.67%) CLAS
5 1 (16.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
5 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (16.67%) GCIA
5 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (16.67%) QA
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security
5 1 (16.67%) RMADS
5 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
5 1 (16.67%) PCI QSA
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) PA-DSS
5 1 (16.67%) Unix

IT Security Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) CESG
2 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
2 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) SABSA
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CISSP
2 5 (83.33%) CISM
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (16.67%) CLAS
4 1 (16.67%) GCIA
4 1 (16.67%) GIAC
4 1 (16.67%) PCI QSA
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) PA-DSS
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
1 1 (16.67%) QA
1 1 (16.67%) RMADS