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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architect
Rank 240 243 257
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 11 24 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.17% 0.36% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.37% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 6
Median salary £65,000 £70,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £62,500 £71,250
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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
6152 6442 7111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.79% 96.60% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5171 5353 5875
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 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -9 8 £71,250 +3.26%
Cheshire +21 2 £64,750 -7.50%
Merseyside -14 1 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Security Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 19 (65.52%) Information Security
2 16 (55.17%) Security Architecture
3 13 (44.83%) CISSP
4 11 (37.93%) CISM
5 10 (34.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (34.48%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (27.59%) Finance
7 6 (20.69%) Banking
7 6 (20.69%) Firewall
7 6 (20.69%) Risk Management
7 6 (20.69%) Java
7 6 (20.69%) .NET
8 5 (17.24%) VPN
8 5 (17.24%) TOGAF
9 4 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (13.79%) Retail
9 4 (13.79%) Service Management
9 4 (13.79%) GIAC
9 4 (13.79%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (13.79%) SANS
9 4 (13.79%) Prototyping
10 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (10.34%) Security Management
10 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
10 3 (10.34%) Systems Analysis
11 2 (6.90%) ISSAP
11 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (6.90%) Business Development
11 2 (6.90%) Degree
11 2 (6.90%) Network Security

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 (6.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) Firewall
2 5 (17.24%) VPN
3 2 (6.90%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (6.90%) Network Security
3 2 (6.90%) SAN
4 1 (3.45%) LAN
4 1 (3.45%) WAN
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Banking
3 4 (13.79%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) CESG
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
1 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) Information Security
2 16 (55.17%) Security Architecture
3 10 (34.48%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (34.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (20.69%) Risk Management
5 5 (17.24%) TOGAF
6 4 (13.79%) Prototyping
6 4 (13.79%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (13.79%) Service Management
7 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (10.34%) Security Management
7 3 (10.34%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.90%) Business Development
8 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
8 2 (6.90%) Matrix Organization
8 2 (6.90%) Regulatory Compliance
8 2 (6.90%) SABSA
9 1 (3.45%) Feasibility Study
9 1 (3.45%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) CISSP
2 11 (37.93%) CISM
3 4 (13.79%) GIAC
3 4 (13.79%) SANS
4 2 (6.90%) Degree
4 2 (6.90%) ISSAP
4 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.90%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) HP
Liverpool
QVC
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