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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architect
Rank 359 395 383
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 92 80 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.48% 0.37% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.39% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83 64 70
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £87,600 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
18697 20699 22804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.77% 96.93% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 15911 16566 18209
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 April 2016.

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 April 2016. 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 +12 35 £69,625 -0.53% 2
Surrey +22 27 £70,000 +27.27% 3
Buckinghamshire +31 14 £70,000 +3.70%
Hampshire -8 9 £80,000 - 3
Oxfordshire -5 2 £65,000 -13.33%
Kent -8 1 £75,000 -6.25%
West Sussex - 1 £67,500 -
Security Architect
England

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (55.38%) Cybersecurity
2 66 (50.77%) Security Architecture
3 57 (43.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 49 (37.69%) SC Cleared
4 49 (37.69%) Security Cleared
5 47 (36.15%) TOGAF
6 40 (30.77%) Finance
6 40 (30.77%) SABSA
7 38 (29.23%) CISSP
8 32 (24.62%) Telecoms
8 32 (24.62%) Network Design
8 32 (24.62%) Information Security
9 30 (23.08%) Firewall
9 30 (23.08%) Presales
10 27 (20.77%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 20 (15.38%) PCI DSS
12 18 (13.85%) Data Protection
13 17 (13.08%) CISM
14 16 (12.31%) Degree
15 14 (10.77%) Data Centre
15 14 (10.77%) Security Testing
15 14 (10.77%) Identity Management
16 13 (10.00%) SDLC
16 13 (10.00%) Security Operations
16 13 (10.00%) Fraud Detection
17 12 (9.23%) Security Operations Centre
17 12 (9.23%) Threat Analysis
17 12 (9.23%) Cisco
17 12 (9.23%) PKI
18 11 (8.46%) Network Security

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 9 (6.92%) IIS
1 9 (6.92%) OpenStack
2 6 (4.62%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.31%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 3 (2.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.92%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.62%) IaaS
2 6 (4.62%) PaaS
3 5 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (3.85%) SaaS
4 4 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (23.08%) Firewall
2 11 (8.46%) Network Security
3 7 (5.38%) Remote Desktop
4 6 (4.62%) DNS
4 6 (4.62%) Wireless
5 4 (3.08%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (3.08%) MPLS
5 4 (3.08%) SAN
5 4 (3.08%) Skype
5 4 (3.08%) WAN
6 2 (1.54%) ATM
7 1 (0.77%) AMQP
7 1 (0.77%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.77%) GGSN
7 1 (0.77%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.77%) Internet
7 1 (0.77%) MQTT
7 1 (0.77%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.31%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.08%) FindBugs
1 4 (3.08%) sqlmap
General
1 40 (30.77%) Finance
2 32 (24.62%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.85%) Banking
3 5 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.08%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.31%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.31%) Electronics
5 3 (2.31%) Marketing
6 2 (1.54%) Retail
7 1 (0.77%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.85%) .NET
2 3 (2.31%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (0.77%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.77%) Data Centre
2 12 (9.23%) PKI
2 12 (9.23%) Security Operations Centre
3 9 (6.92%) Management Information System
3 9 (6.92%) Mathematics
4 8 (6.15%) Cryptography
5 5 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (3.85%) Smartcard
6 4 (3.08%) Driving Licence
7 3 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.54%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.54%) Contactless
8 2 (1.54%) PMI
9 1 (0.77%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.38%) Windows
2 1 (0.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (55.38%) Cybersecurity
2 66 (50.77%) Security Architecture
3 47 (36.15%) TOGAF
4 40 (30.77%) SABSA
5 32 (24.62%) Information Security
5 32 (24.62%) Network Design
6 30 (23.08%) Presales
7 18 (13.85%) Data Protection
8 14 (10.77%) Identity Management
8 14 (10.77%) Security Testing
9 13 (10.00%) Fraud Detection
9 13 (10.00%) SDLC
9 13 (10.00%) Security Operations
10 12 (9.23%) Threat Analysis
11 10 (7.69%) Threat Modelling
11 10 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 8 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (6.15%) Enterprise Architecture
12 8 (6.15%) Penetration Testing
12 8 (6.15%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.38%) C++
1 7 (5.38%) Python
2 5 (3.85%) Java
3 4 (3.08%) Perl
3 4 (3.08%) Shell Script
4 3 (2.31%) C
4 3 (2.31%) C#
4 3 (2.31%) R
Qualifications
1 49 (37.69%) SC Cleared
1 49 (37.69%) Security Cleared
2 38 (29.23%) CISSP
3 17 (13.08%) CISM
4 16 (12.31%) Degree
5 11 (8.46%) CLAS
6 10 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (6.92%) IISP
8 8 (6.15%) CISA
9 7 (5.38%) CCIE
10 5 (3.85%) CCNP
11 4 (3.08%) CEH
11 4 (3.08%) CESG Certified Professional
11 4 (3.08%) SANS
12 3 (2.31%) CCDP
13 2 (1.54%) DV Cleared
13 2 (1.54%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.77%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (43.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (20.77%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 20 (15.38%) PCI DSS
4 8 (6.15%) HIPAA
5 5 (3.85%) ISAE 3402
5 5 (3.85%) ISO 9001
5 5 (3.85%) ISO27005
5 5 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.77%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (4.62%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.08%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.77%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (5.38%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.08%) CFEngine
2 4 (3.08%) HP Fortify
2 4 (3.08%) Nessus
2 4 (3.08%) Puppet
3 3 (2.31%) StatsD
Vendors
1 12 (9.23%) Cisco
2 10 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.92%) Qualys
4 7 (5.38%) Citrix
5 5 (3.85%) ArcSight
5 5 (3.85%) Barracuda Networks
5 5 (3.85%) IBM
5 5 (3.85%) Intel Security
5 5 (3.85%) Tripwire
6 4 (3.08%) Blue Coat
6 4 (3.08%) CheckPoint
6 4 (3.08%) Coverity
6 4 (3.08%) F5
6 4 (3.08%) HP
6 4 (3.08%) Oracle
6 4 (3.08%) Riverbed
6 4 (3.08%) Splunk
6 4 (3.08%) Sun
6 4 (3.08%) Veracode
7 3 (2.31%) SAP
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