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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Architect
Rank 372 354 347
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 71 77 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.37% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.39% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 42 46 79
Average salary £63,750 £80,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.31% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £110,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £77,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-22.58% +10.71%
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
20804 19749 21481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.57% 95.04% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16301 16331 18380
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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 -10 33 £73,750 -7.81% 1
Surrey 0 20 £62,500 -16.66% 3
Hampshire -15 16 £50,000 -25.92% 1
Buckinghamshire -19 2 £45,000 -49.29%
Security Architect
England

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 87 (57.24%) Security Cleared
2 83 (54.61%) Security Architecture
3 56 (36.84%) SC Cleared
4 49 (32.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 43 (28.29%) RMADS
6 38 (25.00%) Degree
6 38 (25.00%) Risk Management
7 36 (23.68%) CISSP
8 33 (21.71%) CESG
9 32 (21.05%) Information Security
10 31 (20.39%) SOA
10 31 (20.39%) DV Cleared
11 30 (19.74%) Network Security
12 29 (19.08%) Telecoms
13 26 (17.11%) Law
13 26 (17.11%) UML
13 26 (17.11%) Web Services
13 26 (17.11%) JSP 440
13 26 (17.11%) Risk Analysis
14 24 (15.79%) Windows
14 24 (15.79%) Finance
15 23 (15.13%) Network Design
16 22 (14.47%) Firewall
17 20 (13.16%) TOGAF
17 20 (13.16%) PKI
18 19 (12.50%) Cyber Security
19 16 (10.53%) CISM
20 15 (9.87%) Information Assurance
21 13 (8.55%) Linux
22 12 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 (3.29%) IIS
2 2 (1.32%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.32%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (19.74%) Network Security
2 22 (14.47%) Firewall
3 11 (7.24%) Internet
4 10 (6.58%) Software-Defined Networking
4 10 (6.58%) LTE
4 10 (6.58%) IPv6
4 10 (6.58%) 3GPP
5 8 (5.26%) HTTP
5 8 (5.26%) HTTPS
6 6 (3.95%) MPLS
6 6 (3.95%) LDAP
7 4 (2.63%) X.509
7 4 (2.63%) WAN
8 3 (1.97%) LAN
8 3 (1.97%) DMZ
8 3 (1.97%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.32%) Wireless
9 2 (1.32%) SAN
9 2 (1.32%) SSL
9 2 (1.32%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database
1 2 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (1.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.66%) Big Data
2 1 (0.66%) Hadoop
General
1 29 (19.08%) Telecoms
2 26 (17.11%) Law
3 24 (15.79%) Finance
4 10 (6.58%) Marketing
5 1 (0.66%) Local Government
5 1 (0.66%) Banking
5 1 (0.66%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (17.11%) Web Services
2 2 (1.32%) Gherkin
2 2 (1.32%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 43 (28.29%) RMADS
2 33 (21.71%) CESG
3 20 (13.16%) PKI
4 12 (7.89%) Management Information System
5 10 (6.58%) Economics
6 7 (4.61%) CESG CLAS
6 7 (4.61%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.29%) Smartcard
7 5 (3.29%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.97%) CCTV
9 3 (1.97%) Kindle
10 1 (0.66%) NHS
10 1 (0.66%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.66%) GIS
10 1 (0.66%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.79%) Windows
2 13 (8.55%) Linux
3 12 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (7.89%) Solaris
4 9 (5.92%) UNIX
5 4 (2.63%) AIX
6 3 (1.97%) HPUX
7 2 (1.32%) CentOS
7 2 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.32%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (54.61%) Security Architecture
2 38 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 32 (21.05%) Information Security
4 31 (20.39%) SOA
5 26 (17.11%) UML
5 26 (17.11%) Risk Analysis
6 23 (15.13%) Network Design
7 20 (13.16%) TOGAF
8 19 (12.50%) Cyber Security
9 15 (9.87%) Information Assurance
10 11 (7.24%) Network Architecture
10 11 (7.24%) SABSA
11 10 (6.58%) SWOT Analysis
12 9 (5.92%) Ethical Hacking
12 9 (5.92%) Migration
12 9 (5.92%) Kalman Filter
12 9 (5.92%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 8 (5.26%) ITIL
13 8 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.63%) C
2 2 (1.32%) SQL
2 2 (1.32%) Java
3 1 (0.66%) PHP
3 1 (0.66%) C#
Qualifications
1 87 (57.24%) Security Cleared
2 56 (36.84%) SC Cleared
3 38 (25.00%) Degree
4 36 (23.68%) CISSP
5 31 (20.39%) DV Cleared
6 16 (10.53%) CISM
7 3 (1.97%) CISA
8 2 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.66%) CCNP
9 1 (0.66%) CCNA
9 1 (0.66%) CCDA
9 1 (0.66%) CCDP
9 1 (0.66%) CCSE
9 1 (0.66%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (32.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (17.11%) JSP 440
3 8 (5.26%) COBIT
4 4 (2.63%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.97%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (5.26%) Forefront TMG
2 3 (1.97%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.97%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.32%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (6.58%) McAfee
2 9 (5.92%) Cisco
2 9 (5.92%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.61%) Oracle
3 7 (4.61%) Sun
4 5 (3.29%) VMware
5 4 (2.63%) Splunk
5 4 (2.63%) IBM
6 3 (1.97%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.97%) ArcSight
7 2 (1.32%) F5
7 2 (1.32%) Citrix
7 2 (1.32%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.32%) Juniper
7 2 (1.32%) SAP
8 1 (0.66%) Intel
8 1 (0.66%) Tripwire
8 1 (0.66%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (0.66%) Qualys
8 1 (0.66%) Riverbed
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: £65K, Car + Benefits + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
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Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Pension
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