The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Architect
Rank 424 465 428
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -37
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Architect 17 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.082% 0.022% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.023% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 10
Average salary £55,000 £65,000 £78,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -17.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £56,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £65,000 £89,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £62,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -10.71%
Information Security Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19713 21727 21070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.98% 95.00% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16217 17415 17392
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Information Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Architect in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Information Security Architect
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Architect across the South East region.

Information Security Architect Salary Trend in the South East

Information Security Architect
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Architect across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Information Security Architect Salary Histogram in the South East

Information Security Architect
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Surrey - 10 £48,750 -
Berkshire - 7 £60,000 -
Sussex - 5 £50,000 -
Information Security Architect
England

Information Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Information Security Architect in their job title 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 with Information Security Architect in their job title.

1 26 (100.00%) Information Security
2 17 (65.38%) CISSP
3 16 (61.54%) Security Architecture
4 14 (53.85%) SC Cleared
4 14 (53.85%) Security Cleared
4 14 (53.85%) Cyber Security
4 14 (53.85%) CISM
5 12 (46.15%) Network Design
5 12 (46.15%) Information Assurance
5 12 (46.15%) RMADS
6 10 (38.46%) Network Architecture
6 10 (38.46%) SIEM
7 9 (34.62%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (34.62%) Finance
8 7 (26.92%) Splunk
8 7 (26.92%) CEH
9 6 (23.08%) Network Security
9 6 (23.08%) Change Management
9 6 (23.08%) Firewall
10 5 (19.23%) MCSE
10 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (19.23%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
11 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
11 4 (15.38%) MS Office
12 3 (11.54%) UNIX
12 3 (11.54%) Windows
12 3 (11.54%) Linux
12 3 (11.54%) Risk Analysis

Information Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Information Security Architect in their job title 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 with Information Security Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Network Security
1 6 (23.08%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) DMZ
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) RMADS
2 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) UNIX
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
1 3 (11.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Information Security
2 16 (61.54%) Security Architecture
3 14 (53.85%) Cyber Security
4 12 (46.15%) Network Design
4 12 (46.15%) Information Assurance
5 10 (38.46%) Network Architecture
5 10 (38.46%) SIEM
6 9 (34.62%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (23.08%) Change Management
8 5 (19.23%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (11.54%) Risk Analysis
11 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
11 2 (7.69%) Identity Management
11 2 (7.69%) Logistics
11 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
12 1 (3.85%) Network Management
12 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
12 1 (3.85%) Security Hardening
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) CISSP
2 14 (53.85%) SC Cleared
2 14 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 14 (53.85%) CISM
3 7 (26.92%) CEH
4 5 (19.23%) MCSE
4 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (7.69%) SSCP
5 2 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Splunk
2 3 (11.54%) Qualys
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle