The table below looks at the statistics for Security Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Architecture over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architecture
Rank 144 137 168
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +31
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 13 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.46% 0.51% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.58% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 8
Median salary £52,500 £61,963 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.27% -4.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £35,000 £54,009
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £76,650
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £60,000 £61,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.63%
Security Architecture
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2543 2608 3295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.18% 88.92% 84.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1509 1629 2186
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Security Architecture as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Architecture across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Security Architecture Salary Histogram in Scotland

Security Architecture
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 Architecture within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 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 +4 11 £52,500 +31.25%
Highlands - 1 - -
Security Architecture
UK

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing Security Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Security Architecture.

1 38 (80.85%) CISSP
2 36 (76.60%) Data Centre
3 33 (70.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 33 (70.21%) PCI DSS
4 31 (65.96%) Vulnerability Management
4 31 (65.96%) Splunk
4 31 (65.96%) Portfolio Management
4 31 (65.96%) ArcSight
4 31 (65.96%) Performance Management
4 31 (65.96%) Security Operations
4 31 (65.96%) Security Operations Centre
5 30 (63.83%) IISP
5 30 (63.83%) Degree
5 30 (63.83%) IIS
6 26 (55.32%) Law
7 24 (51.06%) Project Management
8 21 (44.68%) Test Strategy
8 21 (44.68%) Network Security
9 19 (40.43%) SIEM
10 18 (38.30%) QRadar
11 13 (27.66%) Ethical Hacking
12 10 (21.28%) CISM
12 10 (21.28%) CEH
12 10 (21.28%) CHFI
12 10 (21.28%) ECSA
13 7 (14.89%) Identity Access Management
14 6 (12.77%) Cybersecurity
14 6 (12.77%) Enterprise Architecture
15 4 (8.51%) ITIL
15 4 (8.51%) Oracle

Security Architecture
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 30 (63.83%) IIS
2 3 (6.38%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.13%) CMS
3 1 (2.13%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 21 (44.68%) Network Security
2 1 (2.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 26 (55.32%) Law
2 3 (6.38%) Banking
2 3 (6.38%) Finance
3 2 (4.26%) Legal
3 2 (4.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.13%) Billing
4 1 (2.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (74.47%) Consultant
1 35 (74.47%) Security Consultant
2 11 (23.40%) IT Consultant
2 11 (23.40%) IT Security Consultant
3 10 (21.28%) Senior Consultant
3 10 (21.28%) Senior Security Consultant
4 5 (10.64%) Architect
5 4 (8.51%) Security Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Information Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Penetration Tester
6 2 (4.26%) Security Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Senior IT Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Senior IT Security Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) SSIS Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Tester
6 2 (4.26%) WebLogic Architect
6 2 (4.26%) WebLogic Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 36 (76.60%) Data Centre
2 31 (65.96%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) Blog
4 1 (2.13%) Cybercrime
4 1 (2.13%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.13%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Unix
1 2 (4.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (65.96%) Performance Management
1 31 (65.96%) Portfolio Management
1 31 (65.96%) Security Operations
1 31 (65.96%) Vulnerability Management
2 24 (51.06%) Project Management
3 21 (44.68%) Test Strategy
4 19 (40.43%) SIEM
5 13 (27.66%) Ethical Hacking
6 7 (14.89%) Identity Access Management
7 6 (12.77%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (12.77%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (8.51%) E-Commerce
8 4 (8.51%) Information Security
8 4 (8.51%) ITIL
8 4 (8.51%) SOA
9 3 (6.38%) SDLC
9 3 (6.38%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (6.38%) Workflow
10 2 (4.26%) Manual Testing
10 2 (4.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (80.85%) CISSP
2 30 (63.83%) Degree
2 30 (63.83%) IISP
3 10 (21.28%) CEH
3 10 (21.28%) CHFI
3 10 (21.28%) CISM
3 10 (21.28%) ECSA
4 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.26%) SANS
5 2 (4.26%) SSCP
6 1 (2.13%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (70.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 33 (70.21%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 18 (38.30%) QRadar
Vendors
1 31 (65.96%) ArcSight
1 31 (65.96%) Splunk
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle
3 3 (6.38%) Informatica
4 1 (2.13%) ATG
4 1 (2.13%) Intel Security
4 1 (2.13%) ServiceNow