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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architecture
Rank 142 160 155
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 22 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.69% 0.30% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.36% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 7
Average salary £45,000 £62,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -
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
2816 3076 2712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.55% 83.72% 82.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1786 2025 1755
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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
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 5 August 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architecture within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015. 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 +18 21 £45,000 -33.33% 3
Glasgow +5 1 - -
Security Architecture
UK

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 31 (81.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 31 (81.58%) PCI DSS
2 29 (76.32%) Degree
2 29 (76.32%) Vulnerability Management
2 29 (76.32%) Performance Management
2 29 (76.32%) Data Centre
3 28 (73.68%) Splunk
3 28 (73.68%) ArcSight
3 28 (73.68%) Project Management
4 26 (68.42%) CISSP
5 24 (63.16%) Law
6 21 (55.26%) IIS
6 21 (55.26%) Portfolio Management
7 20 (52.63%) Test Strategy
8 10 (26.32%) Service Management
8 10 (26.32%) Mentoring
8 10 (26.32%) Coaching
9 8 (21.05%) Finance
9 8 (21.05%) Security+ Certification
10 6 (15.79%) Network Security
11 5 (13.16%) Information Security
12 4 (10.53%) Data Security
13 3 (7.89%) Analytics
13 3 (7.89%) Cyber Security
13 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Architecture
13 3 (7.89%) TOGAF
14 2 (5.26%) Statistics
14 2 (5.26%) Financial Analysis
14 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
14 2 (5.26%) SIEM

Security Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 21 (55.26%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) Network Security
2 2 (5.26%) Firewall
General
1 24 (63.16%) Law
2 8 (21.05%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Legal
4 1 (2.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Consultant
2 16 (42.11%) Security Consultant
3 10 (26.32%) IT Security Consultant
3 10 (26.32%) IT Consultant
4 8 (21.05%) Analyst
4 8 (21.05%) Architect
4 8 (21.05%) Security Architect
4 8 (21.05%) Security Analyst
5 7 (18.42%) IT Security Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Splunk Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Security Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) IT Architect
7 2 (5.26%) IT Security Architect
7 2 (5.26%) IT Security Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Security Officer
7 2 (5.26%) Project Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Project Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Junior Consultant
8 1 (2.63%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 29 (76.32%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.26%) Statistics
2 2 (5.26%) N-Tier
2 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (76.32%) Performance Management
1 29 (76.32%) Vulnerability Management
2 28 (73.68%) Project Management
3 21 (55.26%) Portfolio Management
4 20 (52.63%) Test Strategy
5 10 (26.32%) Mentoring
5 10 (26.32%) Coaching
5 10 (26.32%) Service Management
6 5 (13.16%) Information Security
7 4 (10.53%) Data Security
8 3 (7.89%) TOGAF
8 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (7.89%) Analytics
8 3 (7.89%) Cyber Security
9 2 (5.26%) SDLC
9 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.26%) SIEM
9 2 (5.26%) Financial Analysis
9 2 (5.26%) Risk Management
9 2 (5.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (76.32%) Degree
2 26 (68.42%) CISSP
3 8 (21.05%) Security+ Certification
4 2 (5.26%) CISM
5 1 (2.63%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (81.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 31 (81.58%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 28 (73.68%) Splunk
1 28 (73.68%) ArcSight
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ECS
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