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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architect
Rank 379 361 406
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 56 49 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.26% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 38 34 13
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £90,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +16.66%
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
19829 18833 20898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.60% 94.60% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16199 15045 18115
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £62,000
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -22 24 £70,000 +12.00% 2
Hampshire -7 16 £71,500 +2.14%
Surrey -1 13 £60,000 -14.28% 4
Buckinghamshire -3 3 £75,000 -6.25%
East Sussex - 3 £75,000 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £75,000 -
Kent - 2 £70,000 -
Security Architect
England

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 68 (48.92%) Security Architecture
2 56 (40.29%) CISSP
3 49 (35.25%) Firewall
4 48 (34.53%) Security Cleared
5 45 (32.37%) Information Security
6 40 (28.78%) SC Cleared
7 34 (24.46%) Network Security
8 32 (23.02%) TOGAF
9 30 (21.58%) Management Information System
9 30 (21.58%) Windows
10 29 (20.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 29 (20.86%) SABSA
11 27 (19.42%) Risk Management
12 24 (17.27%) CESG
13 23 (16.55%) VMware
14 22 (15.83%) Cyber Security
15 20 (14.39%) Finance
15 20 (14.39%) MPLS
15 20 (14.39%) PKI
16 19 (13.67%) Information Assurance
16 19 (13.67%) RMADS
16 19 (13.67%) Telecoms
17 18 (12.95%) Linux
17 18 (12.95%) DV Cleared
17 18 (12.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 17 (12.23%) Microsoft
18 17 (12.23%) Network Design
18 17 (12.23%) CISM
19 16 (11.51%) CESG CLAS
20 15 (10.79%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (4.32%) WebSphere
1 6 (4.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (2.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.44%) IaaS
2 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 49 (35.25%) Firewall
2 34 (24.46%) Network Security
3 20 (14.39%) MPLS
4 11 (7.91%) LTE
4 11 (7.91%) Software-Defined Networking
4 11 (7.91%) 3GPP
4 11 (7.91%) IPv6
5 9 (6.47%) WAN
6 8 (5.76%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (5.04%) LDAP
8 6 (4.32%) Wireless
8 6 (4.32%) Kerberos
8 6 (4.32%) SSL
9 5 (3.60%) LAN
9 5 (3.60%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (3.60%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (2.88%) SAN
11 2 (1.44%) NetScreen
11 2 (1.44%) HTTP
11 2 (1.44%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.32%) Oracle Database
1 6 (4.32%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (4.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.16%) Big Data
3 2 (1.44%) Hadoop
General
1 20 (14.39%) Finance
2 19 (13.67%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.04%) Retail
4 5 (3.60%) Marketing
5 4 (2.88%) Law
6 3 (2.16%) Legal
7 1 (0.72%) Banking
7 1 (0.72%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.32%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (2.88%) Web Services
3 2 (1.44%) JSP
4 1 (0.72%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 30 (21.58%) Management Information System
2 24 (17.27%) CESG
3 20 (14.39%) PKI
4 19 (13.67%) RMADS
5 16 (11.51%) CESG CLAS
6 11 (7.91%) Economics
7 5 (3.60%) Smart Meter
8 4 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.88%) Client/Server
9 3 (2.16%) CMDB
9 3 (2.16%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.44%) GIS
10 2 (1.44%) NHS
11 1 (0.72%) Smartcard
11 1 (0.72%) CCTV
11 1 (0.72%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (21.58%) Windows
2 18 (12.95%) Linux
3 13 (9.35%) AIX
4 12 (8.63%) Solaris
4 12 (8.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (7.19%) UNIX
6 7 (5.04%) HPUX
6 7 (5.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (4.32%) Oracle Linux
7 6 (4.32%) CentOS
8 4 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (48.92%) Security Architecture
2 45 (32.37%) Information Security
3 32 (23.02%) TOGAF
4 29 (20.86%) SABSA
5 27 (19.42%) Risk Management
6 22 (15.83%) Cyber Security
7 19 (13.67%) Information Assurance
8 18 (12.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 17 (12.23%) Network Design
10 15 (10.79%) SOA
11 13 (9.35%) ITIL
12 12 (8.63%) Network Architecture
13 11 (7.91%) SWOT Analysis
13 11 (7.91%) Project Management
14 9 (6.47%) Identity Management
15 7 (5.04%) Information Management
15 7 (5.04%) SIEM
15 7 (5.04%) Mentoring
16 6 (4.32%) Knowledge Management
16 6 (4.32%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.88%) C
1 4 (2.88%) Java
1 4 (2.88%) VBScript
2 2 (1.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (40.29%) CISSP
2 48 (34.53%) Security Cleared
3 40 (28.78%) SC Cleared
4 18 (12.95%) DV Cleared
5 17 (12.23%) CISM
6 14 (10.07%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (7.19%) CCNP
8 8 (5.76%) Degree
8 8 (5.76%) CCIE
9 6 (4.32%) JNCIE
9 6 (4.32%) CCDP
10 5 (3.60%) CCNA
11 3 (2.16%) JNCIA
12 2 (1.44%) ISSAP
12 2 (1.44%) Security+ Certification
12 2 (1.44%) Linux+ Certification
12 2 (1.44%) SSCP
12 2 (1.44%) CCSP
13 1 (0.72%) CISA
13 1 (0.72%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (20.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (10.07%) COBIT
3 6 (4.32%) PCI DSS
3 6 (4.32%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.72%) QA
4 1 (0.72%) COSO
System Software
1 9 (6.47%) Hyper-V
2 7 (5.04%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.32%) vSphere
3 6 (4.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.44%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 6 (4.32%) Tivoli
2 3 (2.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (2.16%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (2.16%) SCCM
3 1 (0.72%) CA SiteMinder
3 1 (0.72%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 23 (16.55%) VMware
2 17 (12.23%) Microsoft
3 15 (10.79%) Cisco
4 13 (9.35%) IBM
5 11 (7.91%) Oracle
6 10 (7.19%) Sun
7 9 (6.47%) McAfee
8 8 (5.76%) Red Hat
8 8 (5.76%) Juniper
9 7 (5.04%) HP
10 6 (4.32%) SAP
11 5 (3.60%) CA
11 5 (3.60%) NetApp
11 5 (3.60%) CheckPoint
12 4 (2.88%) Intel
13 3 (2.16%) NetIQ
13 3 (2.16%) Tripwire
13 3 (2.16%) Fujitsu
13 3 (2.16%) ArcSight
14 2 (1.44%) Sourcefire
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