The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Security Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architect
Rank 258 234 266
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 5 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.080% 0.20% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.21% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 6
Median salary £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £51,250 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
6056 5768 7165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.76% 95.88% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5102 4767 6124
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Security Architect
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Security Architect Salary Trend in the North West

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 Security Architect within the North West region over the 3 months to 10 December 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 3 £72,500 +11.53% 1
Cheshire +12 1 £65,000 +4.00%
Merseyside -15 1 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Security Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 Security Architect in the job title.

1 12 (75.00%) Security Architecture
2 9 (56.25%) CISSP
2 9 (56.25%) Information Security
3 7 (43.75%) CISM
4 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (25.00%) SABSA
4 4 (25.00%) SANS
4 4 (25.00%) Prototyping
4 4 (25.00%) Service Management
4 4 (25.00%) ISSAP
4 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (25.00%) GIAC
4 4 (25.00%) Retail
5 3 (18.75%) Finance
6 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
6 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
6 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (12.50%) Business Development
6 2 (12.50%) Firewall
6 2 (12.50%) HP
6 2 (12.50%) SAN
6 2 (12.50%) Windows
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
6 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance
6 2 (12.50%) Data Encryption
6 2 (12.50%) SaaS
7 1 (6.25%) GPG13
7 1 (6.25%) ISACA
7 1 (6.25%) Server Hardening

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) VPN
General
1 4 (25.00%) Retail
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Security Architecture
2 9 (56.25%) Information Security
3 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (25.00%) Prototyping
3 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (25.00%) SABSA
3 4 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (12.50%) Business Development
4 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (12.50%) Data Encryption
4 2 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance
4 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
5 1 (6.25%) Data Loss Prevention
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security Management
5 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Presales
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (6.25%) Security Management
5 1 (6.25%) Server Hardening
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) CISSP
2 7 (43.75%) CISM
3 4 (25.00%) GIAC
3 4 (25.00%) ISSAP
3 4 (25.00%) SANS
4 1 (6.25%) CCDP
4 1 (6.25%) CCIE
4 1 (6.25%) CEH
4 1 (6.25%) CISA
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.25%) ISACA
4 1 (6.25%) MCSE
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.25%) RHCA
4 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 1 (6.25%) GPG13
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) HP
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £75000 per annum + Pension , Medical , Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
QVC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Knowsley, Liverpool, UK
QVC
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago