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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Architecture over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Architecture
Rank 164 146 135
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -11
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 8 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.22% 0.29% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.36% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 11
Average salary £58,750 £50,000 £58,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% -13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £47,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
2961 2507 2493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 82.18% 81.58% 77.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1902 1628 1650
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 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 -6 6 £55,000 - 2
Glasgow -21 1 £62,500 +25.00%
West Lothian - 1 - -
Security Architecture
UK

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 11 (73.33%) Information Security
2 9 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (46.67%) Network Security
4 6 (40.00%) Analytics
4 6 (40.00%) Data Security
5 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (33.33%) Degree
5 5 (33.33%) CISSP
5 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (33.33%) SIEM
5 5 (33.33%) PCI DSS
6 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
6 4 (26.67%) Publishing
7 3 (20.00%) Finance
7 3 (20.00%) Service Management
7 3 (20.00%) IIS
7 3 (20.00%) Coaching
7 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
7 3 (20.00%) Splunk
7 3 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (20.00%) ArcSight
7 3 (20.00%) Performance Management
7 3 (20.00%) Banking
7 3 (20.00%) Project Management
8 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
8 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
8 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
8 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
8 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
8 2 (13.33%) Financial Analysis

Security Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 3 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Network Security
2 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) Wireless
General
1 4 (26.67%) Publishing
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
4 1 (6.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Architect
2 6 (40.00%) Security Architect
3 5 (33.33%) Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) Information Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Information Security Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Management Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Network Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) CESG
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) UNIX
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Information Security
2 9 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (40.00%) Data Security
3 6 (40.00%) Analytics
4 5 (33.33%) SIEM
4 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
6 3 (20.00%) Coaching
6 3 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
6 3 (20.00%) Project Management
6 3 (20.00%) Service Management
6 3 (20.00%) Performance Management
7 2 (13.33%) Financial Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
7 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) Change Management
8 1 (6.67%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Perl
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) CISSP
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Splunk
1 3 (20.00%) ArcSight
2 2 (13.33%) McAfee
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £79000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ECS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago