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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architect
Rank 374 375 386
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 68 80 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.33% 0.35% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.37% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 60 58 30
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £73,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -11.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £64,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £82,750
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.11%
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
19623 21752 21008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.22% 94.83% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 15884 17666 17391
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 £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 May 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 May 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 0 32 £70,000 +7.69% 1
Hampshire -1 19 £73,750 +40.47%
Surrey +17 15 £55,000 -11.29% 1
East Sussex - 2 £75,000 -
Security Architect
England

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 79 (62.70%) Security Architecture
2 52 (41.27%) Information Security
3 49 (38.89%) CISSP
4 45 (35.71%) Firewall
5 30 (23.81%) Cyber Security
6 29 (23.02%) Cisco
7 24 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (19.05%) Finance
8 23 (18.25%) Security Cleared
9 21 (16.67%) SC Cleared
10 20 (15.87%) Network Security
10 20 (15.87%) TOGAF
10 20 (15.87%) CISM
10 20 (15.87%) WAN
11 19 (15.08%) Juniper
12 18 (14.29%) CheckPoint
12 18 (14.29%) CCNP
12 18 (14.29%) Network Design
13 17 (13.49%) Penetration Testing
13 17 (13.49%) Windows
13 17 (13.49%) Enterprise Architecture
14 16 (12.70%) Information Assurance
14 16 (12.70%) CCIE
15 15 (11.90%) VPN
15 15 (11.90%) LAN
16 14 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
16 14 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 14 (11.11%) DDoS Mitigation
16 14 (11.11%) Security Hardening
16 14 (11.11%) Management Information System

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 2 (1.59%) WebLogic
1 2 (1.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.17%) MS Office
2 2 (1.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.17%) IaaS
3 3 (2.38%) SaaS
4 2 (1.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (35.71%) Firewall
2 20 (15.87%) WAN
2 20 (15.87%) Network Security
3 15 (11.90%) LAN
3 15 (11.90%) VPN
4 13 (10.32%) Wireless
5 12 (9.52%) MPLS
5 12 (9.52%) Wireless Security
6 10 (7.94%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (3.17%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (3.17%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (2.38%) SAN
9 2 (1.59%) Internet
9 2 (1.59%) LDAP
9 2 (1.59%) Kerberos
9 2 (1.59%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (1.59%) OSPF
9 2 (1.59%) BGP
9 2 (1.59%) EIGRP
9 2 (1.59%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.59%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (1.59%) Big Data
1 2 (1.59%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.79%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
General
1 24 (19.05%) Finance
2 12 (9.52%) Retail
3 9 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.76%) Legal
5 2 (1.59%) Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.79%) Marketing
6 1 (0.79%) Back Office
6 1 (0.79%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.17%) Middleware
2 2 (1.59%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (0.79%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 14 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 11 (8.73%) RMADS
3 7 (5.56%) PKI
3 7 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 6 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.97%) CESG
5 5 (3.97%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.17%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (2.38%) Smart Meter
8 2 (1.59%) CMDB
8 2 (1.59%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.59%) NHS
8 2 (1.59%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.59%) CESG CLAS
8 2 (1.59%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.79%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.79%) GIS
9 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.79%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.49%) Windows
2 13 (10.32%) Linux
3 7 (5.56%) UNIX
4 5 (3.97%) Solaris
4 5 (3.97%) AIX
4 5 (3.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.38%) HPUX
5 3 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.59%) CentOS
6 2 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.59%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (62.70%) Security Architecture
2 52 (41.27%) Information Security
3 30 (23.81%) Cyber Security
4 20 (15.87%) TOGAF
5 18 (14.29%) Network Design
6 17 (13.49%) Enterprise Architecture
6 17 (13.49%) Penetration Testing
7 16 (12.70%) Information Assurance
8 14 (11.11%) DDoS Mitigation
8 14 (11.11%) Security Hardening
9 12 (9.52%) SABSA
9 12 (9.52%) Ethical Hacking
10 11 (8.73%) Project Management
11 10 (7.94%) Risk Management
11 10 (7.94%) Kalman Filter
12 9 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
13 8 (6.35%) ITIL
13 8 (6.35%) Logistics
13 8 (6.35%) Data Protection
14 7 (5.56%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.17%) C
2 2 (1.59%) Java
2 2 (1.59%) R
3 1 (0.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (38.89%) CISSP
2 24 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (18.25%) Security Cleared
4 21 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 20 (15.87%) CISM
6 18 (14.29%) CCNP
7 16 (12.70%) CCIE
8 9 (7.14%) DV Cleared
9 8 (6.35%) CCNA
10 6 (4.76%) SSCP
11 4 (3.17%) CCSP
11 4 (3.17%) JNCIA
11 4 (3.17%) Degree
11 4 (3.17%) Security+ Certification
11 4 (3.17%) Linux+ Certification
12 3 (2.38%) CISA
12 3 (2.38%) ISSAP
13 2 (1.59%) CRISC
13 2 (1.59%) GIAC
14 1 (0.79%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (8.73%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.38%) COBIT
3 1 (0.79%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.79%) COSO
3 1 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (3.17%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.59%) vSphere
2 2 (1.59%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (9.52%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.59%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (1.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (23.02%) Cisco
2 19 (15.08%) Juniper
3 18 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 13 (10.32%) VMware
5 12 (9.52%) Fortinet
6 10 (7.94%) IBM
7 8 (6.35%) Microsoft
8 6 (4.76%) Oracle
9 5 (3.97%) Sun
9 5 (3.97%) Sourcefire
10 4 (3.17%) HP
10 4 (3.17%) Intel
10 4 (3.17%) SAP
10 4 (3.17%) NetApp
11 3 (2.38%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.59%) Fujitsu
13 1 (0.79%) Imperva
13 1 (0.79%) Tufin
13 1 (0.79%) ArcSight
13 1 (0.79%) Cyber-Ark
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago