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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Architecture
UK / Scotland
Rank 135 126 143
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +17
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 5 34 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.22% 1.15% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 1.26% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3 31 2
Median salary £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% +8.33%
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -

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
2061 2691 2782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.84% 90.64% 88.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1341 1711 1749
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,700 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
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 22 February 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
Edinburgh -25 3 £57,500 -2.12%
Glasgow +16 2 - -
Security Architecture
UK

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 14 (66.67%) Degree
1 14 (66.67%) Splunk
1 14 (66.67%) ArcSight
1 14 (66.67%) Security Monitoring
2 12 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 12 (57.14%) Information Security
3 11 (52.38%) Portfolio Management
3 11 (52.38%) Network Security
3 11 (52.38%) Performance Management
3 11 (52.38%) PCI DSS
3 11 (52.38%) CISSP
3 11 (52.38%) Project Management
3 11 (52.38%) IIS
3 11 (52.38%) Vulnerability Management
3 11 (52.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (52.38%) Compliance Management
3 11 (52.38%) Risk and Compliance Management
3 11 (52.38%) IISP
3 11 (52.38%) Security Operations
3 11 (52.38%) Security Operations Centre
4 7 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 7 (33.33%) Law
5 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
5 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
5 4 (19.05%) Windows
5 4 (19.05%) Symantec
5 4 (19.05%) Finance
5 4 (19.05%) CISM
5 4 (19.05%) Firewall
6 3 (14.29%) Cybersecurity

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 11 (52.38%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) Network Security
2 4 (19.05%) Firewall
3 1 (4.76%) Internet
3 1 (4.76%) LAN
3 1 (4.76%) LDAP
3 1 (4.76%) VoIP
3 1 (4.76%) WAN
General
1 7 (33.33%) Law
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Consultant
1 14 (66.67%) Security Consultant
2 11 (52.38%) Information Security Consultant
2 11 (52.38%) Network Consultant
2 11 (52.38%) Network Security Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Information Security Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Network Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Network Security Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Security Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) IT Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) IT Security Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Security Officer
6 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 11 (52.38%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Unix
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Security Monitoring
2 12 (57.14%) Information Security
3 11 (52.38%) Compliance Management
3 11 (52.38%) Performance Management
3 11 (52.38%) Portfolio Management
3 11 (52.38%) Project Management
3 11 (52.38%) Risk and Compliance Management
3 11 (52.38%) Security Operations
3 11 (52.38%) Vulnerability Management
4 7 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
7 1 (4.76%) Data Loss Prevention
7 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) Perl
1 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 3 (14.29%) VBScript
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (66.67%) Degree
2 11 (52.38%) CISSP
2 11 (52.38%) IISP
3 4 (19.05%) CISM
4 1 (4.76%) MCSE
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (52.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (52.38%) PCI DSS
2 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (9.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) ArcSight
1 14 (66.67%) Splunk
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Symantec
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) VMware