The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Security Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architect
Rank 375 375 381
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 62 62 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.28% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.29% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 47 46 13
Average salary £71,500 £62,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.40% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £61,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £78,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%
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
19860 21236 20530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.06% 94.76% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16040 16850 17122
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 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,889 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Security Architect
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Security Architect Salary Trend in the South East

Security Architect
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Architect across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

Security Architect Salary Histogram in the South East

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 Security Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Berkshire -4 31 £70,000 +12.00%
Surrey +10 13 £68,750 +10.88%
Hampshire -2 12 £71,500 +5.92% 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 £75,000 - 1
East Sussex - 4 £75,000 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £75,000 -
Middlesex - 2 - -
Kent - 1 £70,000 -
Security Architect
England

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited 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 Security Architect in their job title.

1 77 (56.20%) Security Architecture
2 67 (48.91%) CISSP
3 53 (38.69%) Information Security
4 52 (37.96%) Firewall
5 37 (27.01%) Security Cleared
6 32 (23.36%) SC Cleared
7 30 (21.90%) Management Information System
7 30 (21.90%) TOGAF
8 29 (21.17%) Cyber Security
9 28 (20.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 27 (19.71%) Network Security
11 26 (18.98%) Windows
12 25 (18.25%) CISM
12 25 (18.25%) Risk Management
12 25 (18.25%) SABSA
13 23 (16.79%) VMware
14 21 (15.33%) MPLS
14 21 (15.33%) Finance
14 21 (15.33%) Network Design
14 21 (15.33%) PKI
15 20 (14.60%) CESG
15 20 (14.60%) Information Assurance
16 19 (13.87%) Linux
17 18 (13.14%) Cisco
17 18 (13.14%) Cisco Certification
17 18 (13.14%) RMADS
18 16 (11.68%) Microsoft
18 16 (11.68%) Project Management
18 16 (11.68%) DV Cleared
19 15 (10.95%) Stakeholder Engagement

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited 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 Security Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.65%) WebLogic
1 5 (3.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (2.92%) MS Office
2 3 (2.19%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.92%) IaaS
2 2 (1.46%) SaaS
2 2 (1.46%) PaaS
3 1 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 52 (37.96%) Firewall
2 27 (19.71%) Network Security
3 21 (15.33%) MPLS
4 11 (8.03%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (5.84%) WAN
6 7 (5.11%) Wireless
6 7 (5.11%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (3.65%) Kerberos
7 5 (3.65%) LDAP
7 5 (3.65%) SSL
7 5 (3.65%) IPv6
7 5 (3.65%) LTE
7 5 (3.65%) 3GPP
7 5 (3.65%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (3.65%) Software-Defined Networking
8 4 (2.92%) VPN
9 3 (2.19%) SAN
9 3 (2.19%) LAN
10 2 (1.46%) Cisco PIX
10 2 (1.46%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.65%) SQL Server
1 5 (3.65%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (3.65%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.73%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.73%) Big Data
General
1 21 (15.33%) Finance
2 12 (8.76%) Telecoms
3 11 (8.03%) Retail
4 5 (3.65%) Legal
5 2 (1.46%) Law
6 1 (0.73%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.65%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (2.19%) Middleware
3 2 (1.46%) JSP
3 2 (1.46%) Web Services
4 1 (0.73%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 30 (21.90%) Management Information System
2 21 (15.33%) PKI
3 20 (14.60%) CESG
4 18 (13.14%) RMADS
5 14 (10.22%) CESG CLAS
6 7 (5.11%) Client/Server
7 6 (4.38%) Smart Meter
7 6 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (3.65%) Economics
9 3 (2.19%) CMDB
10 2 (1.46%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.46%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (1.46%) NHS
10 2 (1.46%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.46%) GIS
11 1 (0.73%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.73%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (18.98%) Windows
2 19 (13.87%) Linux
3 11 (8.03%) AIX
3 11 (8.03%) UNIX
4 8 (5.84%) Solaris
4 8 (5.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (4.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (4.38%) HPUX
6 5 (3.65%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (3.65%) CentOS
7 3 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (56.20%) Security Architecture
2 53 (38.69%) Information Security
3 30 (21.90%) TOGAF
4 29 (21.17%) Cyber Security
5 25 (18.25%) SABSA
5 25 (18.25%) Risk Management
6 21 (15.33%) Network Design
7 20 (14.60%) Information Assurance
8 16 (11.68%) Project Management
9 15 (10.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 11 (8.03%) Identity Management
11 10 (7.30%) SOA
11 10 (7.30%) Penetration Testing
12 9 (6.57%) Enterprise Architecture
12 9 (6.57%) ITIL
12 9 (6.57%) Vulnerability Management
13 6 (4.38%) Risk Analysis
13 6 (4.38%) Kalman Filter
13 6 (4.38%) Mentoring
13 6 (4.38%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.92%) C
1 4 (2.92%) VBScript
2 3 (2.19%) Java
3 2 (1.46%) SQL
3 2 (1.46%) R
Qualifications
1 67 (48.91%) CISSP
2 37 (27.01%) Security Cleared
3 32 (23.36%) SC Cleared
4 25 (18.25%) CISM
5 18 (13.14%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (11.68%) DV Cleared
7 13 (9.49%) CCNP
8 9 (6.57%) CCIE
9 8 (5.84%) CCNA
10 6 (4.38%) SSCP
11 5 (3.65%) CCDP
11 5 (3.65%) JNCIE
12 4 (2.92%) ISSAP
12 4 (2.92%) JNCIA
12 4 (2.92%) Security+ Certification
12 4 (2.92%) Linux+ Certification
12 4 (2.92%) CCSP
13 3 (2.19%) Degree
14 2 (1.46%) GIAC
14 2 (1.46%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (20.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (8.03%) PCI DSS
3 8 (5.84%) COBIT
4 4 (2.92%) JSP 440
5 2 (1.46%) COSO
6 1 (0.73%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (5.11%) Hyper-V
2 5 (3.65%) vSphere
2 5 (3.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.65%) Tivoli
2 3 (2.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (2.19%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (2.19%) SCCM
3 1 (0.73%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (0.73%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.73%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 23 (16.79%) VMware
2 18 (13.14%) Cisco
3 16 (11.68%) Microsoft
4 13 (9.49%) IBM
5 10 (7.30%) Oracle
6 9 (6.57%) Juniper
7 8 (5.84%) Sun
7 8 (5.84%) HP
8 7 (5.11%) Red Hat
8 7 (5.11%) CheckPoint
9 6 (4.38%) McAfee
10 5 (3.65%) CA
10 5 (3.65%) NetApp
10 5 (3.65%) Intel
10 5 (3.65%) SAP
11 4 (2.92%) Sourcefire
12 3 (2.19%) Fujitsu
12 3 (2.19%) Tripwire
12 3 (2.19%) NetIQ
13 1 (0.73%) Symantec
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