The table below looks at the statistics for Security Architecture skills 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 Architecture over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architecture
Rank 194 226 248
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +22
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 35 28 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.62% 0.40% 0.075%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.46% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 25 28 2
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £73,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £54,750
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £57,500 £92,750
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
Security Architecture
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4842 6031 5613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.40% 85.58% 84.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4002 5108 4692
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Architecture across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Security Architecture
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Security Architecture Salary Trend in the North West

Security Architecture
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Architecture across the North West region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Security Architecture Salary Histogram in the North West

Security Architecture
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 Architecture within the North West region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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
Manchester +30 34 £58,750 +2.17% 2
Cheshire +20 1 £43,000 -14.00%
Security Architecture
England

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing Security Architecture also 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 that cited Security Architecture.

1 39 (61.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (44.44%) CISSP
3 27 (42.86%) Degree
3 27 (42.86%) Network Security
4 26 (41.27%) PCI DSS
4 26 (41.27%) Data Centre
4 26 (41.27%) Security Operations
5 25 (39.68%) Security Operations Centre
5 25 (39.68%) IISP
5 25 (39.68%) Performance Management
5 25 (39.68%) Splunk
5 25 (39.68%) Portfolio Management
5 25 (39.68%) ArcSight
5 25 (39.68%) Vulnerability Management
5 25 (39.68%) Project Management
5 25 (39.68%) IIS
6 24 (38.10%) Law
6 24 (38.10%) Test Strategy
7 22 (34.92%) Information Security
8 19 (30.16%) Banking
8 19 (30.16%) SIEM
9 15 (23.81%) Management Information System
9 15 (23.81%) QRadar
10 14 (22.22%) Unix
10 14 (22.22%) Windows
11 13 (20.63%) Security Management
11 13 (20.63%) Penetration Testing
11 13 (20.63%) Apple iOS
11 13 (20.63%) Android
11 13 (20.63%) Security Testing

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing Security Architecture also 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 that cited Security Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (39.68%) IIS
2 1 (1.59%) Sonic ESB
Communications & Networking
1 27 (42.86%) Network Security
2 11 (17.46%) TCP/IP
2 11 (17.46%) Wireless
3 1 (1.59%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.76%) Big Data
2 2 (3.17%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.17%) MySQL
2 2 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
General
1 24 (38.10%) Law
2 19 (30.16%) Banking
3 12 (19.05%) Finance
4 8 (12.70%) Games
5 1 (1.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (47.62%) Consultant
2 27 (42.86%) Security Consultant
3 25 (39.68%) IT Consultant
3 25 (39.68%) IT Security Consultant
4 17 (26.98%) Architect
5 15 (23.81%) Senior Architect
6 12 (19.05%) SIEM Consultant
6 12 (19.05%) Vulnerability Consultant
7 11 (17.46%) Penetration Tester
7 11 (17.46%) Security Architect
7 11 (17.46%) Tester
8 10 (15.87%) Applications Tester
8 10 (15.87%) Mobile Tester
8 10 (15.87%) Security Penetration Tester
8 10 (15.87%) Security Tester
9 9 (14.29%) Senior Security Architect
10 8 (12.70%) Domain Architect
10 8 (12.70%) Splunk Consultant
11 4 (6.35%) IT Analyst
11 4 (6.35%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.46%) Web Services
2 1 (1.59%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (41.27%) Data Centre
2 25 (39.68%) Security Operations Centre
3 15 (23.81%) Management Information System
4 11 (17.46%) Blackberry
5 9 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (9.52%) Data Integration
7 2 (3.17%) Cyber Attack
7 2 (3.17%) Cybercrime
7 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
7 2 (3.17%) Online Banking
8 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.59%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.22%) Unix
1 14 (22.22%) Windows
2 13 (20.63%) Android
2 13 (20.63%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.17%) Linux
3 2 (3.17%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.59%) Solaris
4 1 (1.59%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.27%) Security Operations
2 25 (39.68%) Performance Management
2 25 (39.68%) Portfolio Management
2 25 (39.68%) Project Management
2 25 (39.68%) Vulnerability Management
3 24 (38.10%) Test Strategy
4 22 (34.92%) Information Security
5 19 (30.16%) SIEM
6 13 (20.63%) Penetration Testing
6 13 (20.63%) Security Management
6 13 (20.63%) Security Testing
7 12 (19.05%) Risk Assessment
8 11 (17.46%) Compliance Audit
8 11 (17.46%) Network Design
8 11 (17.46%) Reverse Engineering
8 11 (17.46%) SDLC
8 11 (17.46%) Server Hardening
8 11 (17.46%) Social Engineering
8 11 (17.46%) Software Audit
8 11 (17.46%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.94%) Java
2 2 (3.17%) Perl
2 2 (3.17%) PHP
2 2 (3.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (44.44%) CISSP
2 27 (42.86%) Degree
3 25 (39.68%) IISP
4 6 (9.52%) Security Cleared
5 5 (7.94%) SC Cleared
6 4 (6.35%) CISM
7 1 (1.59%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (1.59%) CISA
7 1 (1.59%) CLAS
7 1 (1.59%) GCIA
7 1 (1.59%) GIAC
7 1 (1.59%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (61.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (41.27%) PCI DSS
3 11 (17.46%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (1.59%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (1.59%) PA-DSS
4 1 (1.59%) QA
4 1 (1.59%) RMADS
4 1 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (23.81%) QRadar
Vendors
1 25 (39.68%) ArcSight
1 25 (39.68%) Splunk
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle
2 1 (1.59%) Pega
2 1 (1.59%) Tumbleweed
2 1 (1.59%) VMware
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