The table below looks at the statistics for Security Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Architecture over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architecture
Rank 127 109 120
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +11
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 12 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.51% 1.13% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 1.43% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 10
Average salary £67,500 £47,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.10% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £93,000 £70,000 £76,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
Security Architecture
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1899 1812 1456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 80.47% 78.71% 74.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1292 1371 1213
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Security Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Security Architecture
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Security Architecture Salary Trend in Reading

Security Architecture
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Architecture across the Reading region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Security Architecture Salary Histogram in Reading

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 10 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 9 (36.00%) DV Cleared
3 9 (36.00%) TOGAF
3 9 (36.00%) Network Design
3 9 (36.00%) Information Security
4 8 (32.00%) Management Information System
4 8 (32.00%) COBIT
4 8 (32.00%) SABSA
5 7 (28.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (28.00%) ITIL
6 6 (24.00%) CESG
6 6 (24.00%) CESG CLAS
6 6 (24.00%) Information Assurance
6 6 (24.00%) RMADS
6 6 (24.00%) Cyber Security
7 5 (20.00%) PRINCE
8 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
8 4 (16.00%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (16.00%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (16.00%) Strategic Planning
8 4 (16.00%) Line Management
9 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (12.00%) Network Security
9 3 (12.00%) Change Management
9 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (12.00%) Firewall
9 3 (12.00%) Legal

Security Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Firewall
1 3 (12.00%) Network Security
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (8.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (12.00%) Legal
4 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Architect
2 15 (60.00%) Security Architect
3 8 (32.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 8 (32.00%) Enterprise Security Architect
4 7 (28.00%) Consultant
5 5 (20.00%) CLAS Consultant
6 4 (16.00%) Principal Architect
6 4 (16.00%) Information Assurance Consultant
7 2 (8.00%) Head of Infrastructure
7 2 (8.00%) Network Security Architect
7 2 (8.00%) Head of Architecture
7 2 (8.00%) Head of Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (8.00%) Network Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Lead Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Information Security Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Security Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Cyber Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (24.00%) CESG
2 6 (24.00%) CESG CLAS
2 6 (24.00%) RMADS
3 3 (12.00%) Mainframe
4 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Information Security
1 9 (36.00%) TOGAF
1 9 (36.00%) Network Design
2 8 (32.00%) SABSA
3 7 (28.00%) ITIL
4 6 (24.00%) Information Assurance
4 6 (24.00%) Cyber Security
5 5 (20.00%) PRINCE
6 4 (16.00%) Strategic Planning
6 4 (16.00%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (16.00%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (16.00%) Line Management
7 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (12.00%) Change Management
7 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (8.00%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (8.00%) Matrix Management
8 2 (8.00%) Project Management
8 2 (8.00%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (36.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (12.00%) CISSP
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (8.00%) SSCP
4 2 (8.00%) Security+ Certification
4 2 (8.00%) Linux+ Certification
4 2 (8.00%) CCSP
4 2 (8.00%) CCNP
4 2 (8.00%) CCNA
5 1 (4.00%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) COBIT
2 7 (28.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco
1 2 (8.00%) IBM
1 2 (8.00%) Intel
1 2 (8.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (4.00%) McAfee