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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architect
Rank 383 365 391
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 56 59 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.29% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.30% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 38 42 8
Average salary £71,500 £62,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.40% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £57,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £79,500
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
19005 19476 19889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.20% 94.59% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 15508 15452 16759
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 £62,500 £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 6 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 6 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 -18 27 £68,750 +10.00% 1
Surrey -2 12 £72,500 +16.46% 2
Hampshire -3 11 £71,500 +5.92% 1
Buckinghamshire +9 4 £75,000 -25.00%
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 6 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 72 (52.94%) Security Architecture
2 65 (47.79%) CISSP
3 52 (38.24%) Firewall
4 48 (35.29%) Information Security
5 38 (27.94%) Security Cleared
6 32 (23.53%) SC Cleared
7 31 (22.79%) Network Security
7 31 (22.79%) Management Information System
8 30 (22.06%) TOGAF
9 29 (21.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 27 (19.85%) VMware
11 26 (19.12%) Risk Management
11 26 (19.12%) Windows
11 26 (19.12%) Cyber Security
11 26 (19.12%) SABSA
12 22 (16.18%) MPLS
12 22 (16.18%) CESG
13 21 (15.44%) Network Design
13 21 (15.44%) CISM
14 20 (14.71%) Finance
14 20 (14.71%) PKI
14 20 (14.71%) Information Assurance
15 19 (13.97%) Linux
16 18 (13.24%) Cisco Certification
16 18 (13.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 18 (13.24%) RMADS
17 17 (12.50%) Microsoft
17 17 (12.50%) Cisco
18 16 (11.76%) CESG CLAS
18 16 (11.76%) DV Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 6 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 6 (4.41%) WebLogic
1 6 (4.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (2.94%) MS Office
2 3 (2.21%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.21%) IaaS
2 1 (0.74%) SaaS
2 1 (0.74%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (38.24%) Firewall
2 31 (22.79%) Network Security
3 22 (16.18%) MPLS
4 11 (8.09%) WAN
4 11 (8.09%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (5.88%) LTE
5 8 (5.88%) Software-Defined Networking
5 8 (5.88%) 3GPP
5 8 (5.88%) IPv6
6 7 (5.15%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (4.41%) Wireless
7 6 (4.41%) SSL
7 6 (4.41%) LDAP
7 6 (4.41%) Kerberos
8 5 (3.68%) LAN
8 5 (3.68%) SAN
8 5 (3.68%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (2.21%) VPN
10 2 (1.47%) DNS
10 2 (1.47%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.41%) SQL Server
1 6 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (4.41%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.21%) Big Data
3 2 (1.47%) Hadoop
General
1 20 (14.71%) Finance
2 15 (11.03%) Telecoms
3 9 (6.62%) Retail
4 5 (3.68%) Legal
5 2 (1.47%) Law
5 2 (1.47%) Marketing
6 1 (0.74%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.41%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (1.47%) JSP
2 2 (1.47%) Web Services
3 1 (0.74%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 31 (22.79%) Management Information System
2 22 (16.18%) CESG
3 20 (14.71%) PKI
4 18 (13.24%) RMADS
5 16 (11.76%) CESG CLAS
6 8 (5.88%) Economics
7 6 (4.41%) Client/Server
7 6 (4.41%) Smart Meter
8 5 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (2.21%) CMDB
10 2 (1.47%) NHS
10 2 (1.47%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.47%) GIS
11 1 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.74%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 26 (19.12%) Windows
2 19 (13.97%) Linux
3 14 (10.29%) AIX
4 11 (8.09%) Solaris
4 11 (8.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (6.62%) UNIX
6 8 (5.88%) HPUX
7 7 (5.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (4.41%) Oracle Linux
8 6 (4.41%) CentOS
9 5 (3.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (52.94%) Security Architecture
2 48 (35.29%) Information Security
3 30 (22.06%) TOGAF
4 26 (19.12%) Risk Management
4 26 (19.12%) Cyber Security
4 26 (19.12%) SABSA
5 21 (15.44%) Network Design
6 20 (14.71%) Information Assurance
7 18 (13.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 15 (11.03%) Project Management
9 13 (9.56%) SOA
10 11 (8.09%) Identity Management
10 11 (8.09%) ITIL
11 9 (6.62%) Enterprise Architecture
12 8 (5.88%) SWOT Analysis
12 8 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
12 8 (5.88%) SIEM
12 8 (5.88%) Network Architecture
13 7 (5.15%) Mentoring
14 6 (4.41%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.68%) C
2 4 (2.94%) Java
2 4 (2.94%) VBScript
3 3 (2.21%) SQL
4 2 (1.47%) R
Qualifications
1 65 (47.79%) CISSP
2 38 (27.94%) Security Cleared
3 32 (23.53%) SC Cleared
4 21 (15.44%) CISM
5 18 (13.24%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (11.76%) DV Cleared
7 13 (9.56%) CCNP
8 9 (6.62%) CCIE
9 8 (5.88%) CCNA
10 6 (4.41%) CCDP
10 6 (4.41%) SSCP
10 6 (4.41%) JNCIE
11 4 (2.94%) Degree
11 4 (2.94%) ISSAP
11 4 (2.94%) JNCIA
11 4 (2.94%) Security+ Certification
11 4 (2.94%) Linux+ Certification
11 4 (2.94%) CCSP
12 2 (1.47%) CISA
12 2 (1.47%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (21.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (7.35%) COBIT
3 7 (5.15%) PCI DSS
4 4 (2.94%) JSP 440
5 2 (1.47%) COSO
6 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 9 (6.62%) Hyper-V
2 7 (5.15%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (4.41%) Tivoli
2 3 (2.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (2.21%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (2.21%) SCCM
3 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (0.74%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 27 (19.85%) VMware
2 17 (12.50%) Cisco
2 17 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 15 (11.03%) IBM
4 12 (8.82%) Oracle
5 11 (8.09%) Sun
6 9 (6.62%) Red Hat
7 8 (5.88%) Juniper
7 8 (5.88%) HP
8 7 (5.15%) McAfee
9 6 (4.41%) Intel
9 6 (4.41%) SAP
9 6 (4.41%) CheckPoint
10 5 (3.68%) CA
10 5 (3.68%) NetApp
11 4 (2.94%) Sourcefire
12 3 (2.21%) Fujitsu
12 3 (2.21%) ArcSight
12 3 (2.21%) Tripwire
12 3 (2.21%) NetIQ
Hook, Hampshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £85,000 to £100,000 per annum excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £85,000 per annum plus outstanding package
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