The first table below looks at the demand for Security Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Architecture over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Architecture
Rank 160 153 143
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 10 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.27% 0.28% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.34% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 3
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2995 2622 2413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.73% 80.40% 75.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2007 1718 1637
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Security Architecture
UK

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Security Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Security Architecture
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Security Architecture Salary Trend in Scotland

Security Architecture
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architecture within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
Edinburgh -5 5 £67,500 - 1
Glasgow -19 5 £62,500 +25.00%
Security Architecture
UK

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 13 (76.47%) Information Security
2 8 (47.06%) Data Security
2 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) Enterprise Architecture
2 8 (47.06%) SIEM
3 7 (41.18%) CISSP
4 6 (35.29%) Network Security
4 6 (35.29%) Analytics
5 5 (29.41%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (29.41%) Banking
5 5 (29.41%) TOGAF
5 5 (29.41%) Windows
5 5 (29.41%) Linux
6 4 (23.53%) Project Management
6 4 (23.53%) Publishing
7 3 (17.65%) Firewall
7 3 (17.65%) Computer Forensics
7 3 (17.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (17.65%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (17.65%) Degree
7 3 (17.65%) PKI
7 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
7 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (17.65%) OWASP
7 3 (17.65%) Pattern Recognition
7 3 (17.65%) F5
7 3 (17.65%) IPsec
7 3 (17.65%) Electronics
7 3 (17.65%) LAMP

Security Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (5.88%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Network Security
2 3 (17.65%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) IPsec
2 3 (17.65%) LDAP
2 3 (17.65%) Kerberos
2 3 (17.65%) DNS
2 3 (17.65%) SSL
2 3 (17.65%) TACACS
3 2 (11.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Big Data
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Banking
3 4 (23.53%) Publishing
4 3 (17.65%) Electronics
5 2 (11.76%) Aerospace
6 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Architect
2 7 (41.18%) Security Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Security Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Security Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Information Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Information Security Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Senior IT Security Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Cyber Security Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Management Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Security Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) LAMP
2 2 (11.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) PKI
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Information Security
2 8 (47.06%) Data Security
2 8 (47.06%) Enterprise Architecture
2 8 (47.06%) SIEM
3 6 (35.29%) Analytics
4 5 (29.41%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (29.41%) TOGAF
5 4 (23.53%) Project Management
6 3 (17.65%) Computer Forensics
6 3 (17.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (17.65%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (17.65%) OWASP
6 3 (17.65%) Pattern Recognition
7 2 (11.76%) Data Privacy
7 2 (11.76%) Cyber Security
7 2 (11.76%) Change Management
7 2 (11.76%) Financial Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
8 1 (5.88%) Performance Management
8 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Perl
1 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) CISSP
2 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) GIAC
3 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) F5
1 3 (17.65%) VMware
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco
1 3 (17.65%) Sun
1 3 (17.65%) Juniper
2 2 (11.76%) Cyber-Ark
2 2 (11.76%) Twitter
2 2 (11.76%) McAfee
3 1 (5.88%) Splunk
3 1 (5.88%) ArcSight
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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