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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Architect
Rank 357 384 409
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 76 54 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.25% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.26% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 54 33 36
Average salary £66,000 £70,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,750 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,050 £80,000 £83,750
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +12.00%
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
20864 20617 22302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.41% 94.86% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16795 16577 19450
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
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 18 December 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 December 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 +13 43 £67,500 -1.81% 2
Surrey +4 18 £60,000 -14.28%
Hampshire -13 13 £71,500 +2.14% 2
Middlesex +3 1 £78,000 +11.42%
Kent - 1 £70,000 -
Security Architect
England

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 65 (44.22%) Security Cleared
1 65 (44.22%) Security Architecture
2 54 (36.73%) CISSP
3 52 (35.37%) SC Cleared
4 44 (29.93%) Information Security
5 41 (27.89%) Firewall
6 33 (22.45%) Windows
6 33 (22.45%) Network Security
7 32 (21.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 31 (21.09%) Risk Management
9 29 (19.73%) CESG
10 28 (19.05%) Management Information System
10 28 (19.05%) TOGAF
11 27 (18.37%) SABSA
12 25 (17.01%) DV Cleared
13 24 (16.33%) RMADS
14 23 (15.65%) PKI
14 23 (15.65%) Telecoms
15 20 (13.61%) Cyber Security
16 19 (12.93%) Linux
17 18 (12.24%) Finance
17 18 (12.24%) Network Design
18 17 (11.56%) SOA
18 17 (11.56%) Network Architecture
18 17 (11.56%) Information Assurance
19 16 (10.88%) SWOT Analysis
19 16 (10.88%) LTE
19 16 (10.88%) Software-Defined Networking
19 16 (10.88%) 3GPP
19 16 (10.88%) IPv6

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 (3.40%) WebLogic
1 5 (3.40%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.68%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (27.89%) Firewall
2 33 (22.45%) Network Security
3 16 (10.88%) LTE
3 16 (10.88%) Software-Defined Networking
3 16 (10.88%) 3GPP
3 16 (10.88%) IPv6
4 14 (9.52%) MPLS
5 9 (6.12%) Internet
6 8 (5.44%) Wireless
6 8 (5.44%) HTTPS
6 8 (5.44%) LDAP
6 8 (5.44%) HTTP
7 5 (3.40%) Kerberos
7 5 (3.40%) SSL
7 5 (3.40%) WAN
8 4 (2.72%) LAN
8 4 (2.72%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (2.04%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.40%) SQL Server
1 5 (3.40%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (3.40%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.04%) Big Data
3 2 (1.36%) Hadoop
General
1 23 (15.65%) Telecoms
2 18 (12.24%) Finance
3 10 (6.80%) Marketing
4 9 (6.12%) Law
5 6 (4.08%) Retail
6 1 (0.68%) Local Government
6 1 (0.68%) Legal
6 1 (0.68%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.12%) Web Services
2 5 (3.40%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (1.36%) Gherkin
3 2 (1.36%) JSP
4 1 (0.68%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 29 (19.73%) CESG
2 28 (19.05%) Management Information System
3 24 (16.33%) RMADS
4 23 (15.65%) PKI
5 16 (10.88%) CESG CLAS
5 16 (10.88%) Economics
6 4 (2.72%) Smart Meter
7 3 (2.04%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.04%) Smartcard
7 3 (2.04%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.04%) CMDB
8 2 (1.36%) GIS
8 2 (1.36%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.68%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 33 (22.45%) Windows
2 19 (12.93%) Linux
3 15 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (10.20%) UNIX
3 15 (10.20%) Solaris
4 10 (6.80%) AIX
5 6 (4.08%) HPUX
5 6 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.40%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (3.40%) CentOS
7 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (44.22%) Security Architecture
2 44 (29.93%) Information Security
3 31 (21.09%) Risk Management
4 28 (19.05%) TOGAF
5 27 (18.37%) SABSA
6 20 (13.61%) Cyber Security
7 18 (12.24%) Network Design
8 17 (11.56%) SOA
8 17 (11.56%) Network Architecture
8 17 (11.56%) Information Assurance
9 16 (10.88%) SWOT Analysis
10 15 (10.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 11 (7.48%) Kalman Filter
11 11 (7.48%) UML
12 10 (6.80%) Risk Analysis
12 10 (6.80%) ITIL
13 9 (6.12%) Migration
13 9 (6.12%) Project Management
14 8 (5.44%) Validation
14 8 (5.44%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.08%) C
2 4 (2.72%) VBScript
3 2 (1.36%) Java
3 2 (1.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 65 (44.22%) Security Cleared
2 54 (36.73%) CISSP
3 52 (35.37%) SC Cleared
4 25 (17.01%) DV Cleared
5 16 (10.88%) Degree
5 16 (10.88%) CISM
6 8 (5.44%) CCNP
6 8 (5.44%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (4.08%) JNCIE
7 6 (4.08%) CCIE
7 6 (4.08%) CCDP
8 1 (0.68%) CCNA
8 1 (0.68%) CCSA
8 1 (0.68%) CCSE
8 1 (0.68%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (21.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (9.52%) COBIT
3 11 (7.48%) JSP 440
4 2 (1.36%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.68%) COSO
5 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 8 (5.44%) Forefront TMG
2 6 (4.08%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.08%) Hyper-V
3 5 (3.40%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (3.40%) Tivoli
2 3 (2.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (2.04%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (2.04%) SCCM
3 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (0.68%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 16 (10.88%) VMware
2 15 (10.20%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.20%) McAfee
3 9 (6.12%) Oracle
4 7 (4.76%) Cisco
4 7 (4.76%) IBM
4 7 (4.76%) Sun
4 7 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.40%) SAP
6 4 (2.72%) HP
6 4 (2.72%) CA
6 4 (2.72%) NetApp
7 3 (2.04%) Juniper
7 3 (2.04%) CheckPoint
7 3 (2.04%) NetIQ
7 3 (2.04%) Tripwire
7 3 (2.04%) Fujitsu
7 3 (2.04%) ArcSight
8 2 (1.36%) Intel
9 1 (0.68%) Citrix
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