The first table below looks at the demand for the Security Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Architect
Rank 239 227 244
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 3 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.043% 0.31% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.33% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 10
Average salary £67,500 £66,250 £66,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £56,750
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £83,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £72,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-13.19% +10.76%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6673 6931 7192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.75% 94.74% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5396 5932 6340
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Security Architect
England

Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Architect across the North West region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Security Architect Salary Histogram 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architect within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire -13 1 £67,500 +22.72% 1
Cumbria - 1 £47,500 -
Security Architect
England

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Security Architecture
2 4 (50.00%) Retail
3 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) CISSP
4 2 (25.00%) Symantec
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) EMC
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) SOA
4 2 (25.00%) Data Security
4 2 (25.00%) Brocade
4 2 (25.00%) Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) Information Security
4 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (25.00%) Big Data
4 2 (25.00%) Cyber Security
4 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Fujitsu
4 2 (25.00%) Cyber-Ark
4 2 (25.00%) Data Privacy
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Legal

Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Big Data
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (25.00%) Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
4 1 (12.50%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Security Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
3 2 (25.00%) Data Security
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (25.00%) Cyber Security
3 2 (25.00%) Data Privacy
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (12.50%) Network Design
4 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CISSP
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) SSCP
3 1 (12.50%) CISA
3 1 (12.50%) CISM
3 1 (12.50%) GIAC
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) EMC
1 2 (25.00%) Symantec
1 2 (25.00%) Brocade
1 2 (25.00%) Fujitsu
1 2 (25.00%) Cyber-Ark
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