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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architect
Rank 206 235 246
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 22 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.40% 0.16% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.17% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 22 4 2
Median salary £70,750 £70,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.07% +19.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £66,700 £63,851 £49,750
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £67,750
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +12.00%
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% -

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
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 25 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 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 +20 18 £71,750 +2.50% 1
Merseyside - 2 £58,333 - 2
Cheshire +27 1 £70,500 +0.71% 1
Lancashire - 1 £70,000 -
Security Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 21 (60.00%) Security Architecture
2 16 (45.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (45.71%) Information Security
3 14 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 14 (40.00%) Finance
4 12 (34.29%) CISM
4 12 (34.29%) CISSP
4 12 (34.29%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (25.71%) Banking
7 7 (20.00%) People Management
7 7 (20.00%) Games
7 7 (20.00%) Java
7 7 (20.00%) .NET
7 7 (20.00%) MODAF
8 6 (17.14%) Degree
9 5 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (14.29%) Firewall
10 4 (11.43%) VPN
10 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Architecture
11 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (8.57%) Risk Assessment
11 3 (8.57%) Risk Management
11 3 (8.57%) PCI DSS
11 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
12 2 (5.71%) Functional Testing
12 2 (5.71%) Non-Functional Testing
12 2 (5.71%) Line Management
12 2 (5.71%) Identity Access Management
12 2 (5.71%) SABSA

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 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.86%) IaaS
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
1 1 (2.86%) PaaS
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
1 1 (2.86%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) Firewall
2 4 (11.43%) VPN
3 2 (5.71%) Network Security
4 1 (2.86%) Internet
4 1 (2.86%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.86%) LAN
4 1 (2.86%) WAN
4 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
General
1 14 (40.00%) Finance
2 9 (25.71%) Banking
3 7 (20.00%) Games
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) JSON
2 1 (2.86%) OAuth
2 1 (2.86%) REST
2 1 (2.86%) SAML
2 1 (2.86%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) BYOD
3 1 (2.86%) CESG
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.86%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.86%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.86%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) Security Architecture
2 16 (45.71%) Information Security
2 16 (45.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (40.00%) TOGAF
4 12 (34.29%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (20.00%) MODAF
5 7 (20.00%) People Management
6 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.57%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (8.57%) Risk Management
8 2 (5.71%) Data Protection
8 2 (5.71%) Functional Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Identity Access Management
8 2 (5.71%) Line Management
8 2 (5.71%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (5.71%) SABSA
8 2 (5.71%) Security Management
8 2 (5.71%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (2.86%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) CISM
1 12 (34.29%) CISSP
2 6 (17.14%) Degree
3 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (2.86%) CLAS
4 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) GCIA
4 1 (2.86%) GIAC
4 1 (2.86%) PCI QSA
4 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (8.57%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.86%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (2.86%) PA-DSS
3 1 (2.86%) QA
3 1 (2.86%) RMADS
Vendors
1 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow
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