The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Security Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Architect
UK / Scotland
Rank 131 151 151
Rank change year-on-year
+20 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 1 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.045% 0.37% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.39% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 4
Median salary £85,000 £70,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2128 2829 2920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.94% 95.67% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1355 1867 1929
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Security Architect in the job title.

Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Security Architect
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Security Architect Salary Trend in Scotland

Security Architect
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architect within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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
Glasgow +22 1 £85,000 +30.76%
Security Architect
UK

Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Scotland region featuring Security Architect in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
1 5 (62.50%) CISSP
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
1 5 (62.50%) Risk Management
1 5 (62.50%) Information Security
1 5 (62.50%) CEH
2 4 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 4 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (50.00%) Retail
2 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (50.00%) DHCP
2 4 (50.00%) CISA
2 4 (50.00%) CISM
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Cryptography
4 1 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Publishing
4 1 (12.50%) GIAC
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 1 (12.50%) BCP
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) C#

Security Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) LDAP
General
1 4 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Cryptography
1 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Information Security
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
1 5 (62.50%) Risk Management
2 4 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (50.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 4 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) BCP
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
4 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CEH
1 5 (62.50%) CISSP
2 4 (50.00%) CISA
2 4 (50.00%) CISM
3 1 (12.50%) CREST Certified
3 1 (12.50%) GIAC
3 1 (12.50%) SANS
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-80,000k base and excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-70,000k base and strong package
Posted: 4 days ago