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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architect
Rank 156 147 179
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 1 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.035% 0.26% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.27% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 2
Median salary £68,000 £62,426 £81,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.92% -23.16%
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £70,000 £62,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Security Architect
UK

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
2728 2997 3852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.22% 95.54% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1688 1894 2520
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £59,850
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 5 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
Edinburgh -7 1 £68,000 +10.56%
Security Architect
UK

Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 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 Scotland region featuring Security Architect in the job title.

1 8 (61.54%) CISSP
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Security Architecture
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (38.46%) Workflow
3 5 (38.46%) SDLC
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (38.46%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (38.46%) Informatica
3 5 (38.46%) Project Management
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 5 (38.46%) WebLogic
3 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
3 5 (38.46%) SOA
4 3 (23.08%) PCI DSS
5 2 (15.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
5 2 (15.38%) F5
5 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (15.38%) Network Security
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 2 (15.38%) CCIE
5 2 (15.38%) CCNP
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (15.38%) Juniper
5 2 (15.38%) JNCIE
5 2 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (15.38%) Retail
5 2 (15.38%) Legal

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (15.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Legal
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
1 2 (15.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
2 1 (7.69%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Security Architecture
2 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
2 5 (38.46%) Project Management
2 5 (38.46%) SDLC
2 5 (38.46%) SOA
2 5 (38.46%) Systems Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) Workflow
3 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) CISSP
2 2 (15.38%) CCIE
2 2 (15.38%) CCNP
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) JNCIE
3 1 (7.69%) CISA
3 1 (7.69%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.69%) COBIT
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Informatica
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) F5
2 2 (15.38%) Juniper