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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architect
Rank 431 396 382
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 33 61 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.30% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.31% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 24 48 44
Average salary £66,250 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.57%
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
18660 19881 19366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.41% 97.06% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15961 16195 15375
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 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 5 February 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 17 £63,750 -7.27% 1
Buckinghamshire -8 6 £80,000 +6.66% 1
Hampshire +7 5 £65,000 -9.09% 2
Surrey -6 4 £70,000 +12.00% 4
Home Counties - 1 £70,000 -
Security Architect
England

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 34 (40.48%) Cybersecurity
2 33 (39.29%) CISSP
3 32 (38.10%) Firewall
4 31 (36.90%) Finance
5 30 (35.71%) Security Architecture
6 22 (26.19%) Information Security
7 21 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (23.81%) SC Cleared
8 20 (23.81%) Security Cleared
9 18 (21.43%) Network Security
9 18 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 18 (21.43%) Identity Management
9 18 (21.43%) Data Centre
10 17 (20.24%) CCNP
11 15 (17.86%) Cisco
11 15 (17.86%) Telecoms
11 15 (17.86%) Wireless
12 14 (16.67%) SABSA
12 14 (16.67%) Degree
12 14 (16.67%) WAN
13 13 (15.48%) CISM
13 13 (15.48%) TOGAF
13 13 (15.48%) Network Design
14 12 (14.29%) Blue Coat
15 11 (13.10%) Data Protection
15 11 (13.10%) DNS
15 11 (13.10%) Windows
16 10 (11.90%) Security Operations
16 10 (11.90%) Network Architecture
16 10 (11.90%) CLAS

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 3 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) IaaS
1 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.19%) PaaS
1 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (38.10%) Firewall
2 18 (21.43%) Network Security
3 15 (17.86%) Wireless
4 14 (16.67%) WAN
5 11 (13.10%) DNS
6 9 (10.71%) VPN
7 8 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (9.52%) DMZ
7 8 (9.52%) MPLS
7 8 (9.52%) Skype
8 7 (8.33%) Broadband
8 7 (8.33%) Kerberos
8 7 (8.33%) LDAP
8 7 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
9 6 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (7.14%) LAN
10 2 (2.38%) DHCP
10 2 (2.38%) SAN
10 2 (2.38%) Wireless Security
11 1 (1.19%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (1.19%) FindBugs
1 1 (1.19%) sqlmap
General
1 31 (36.90%) Finance
2 15 (17.86%) Telecoms
3 8 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (4.76%) Retail
5 1 (1.19%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.19%) Banking
5 1 (1.19%) Electronics
5 1 (1.19%) Legal
5 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.19%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.19%) .NET
1 1 (1.19%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 10 (11.90%) PKI
3 9 (10.71%) Security Operations Centre
4 7 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 6 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.76%) Driving Licence
6 4 (4.76%) Mathematics
7 3 (3.57%) SCADA
8 2 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (1.19%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.19%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.10%) Windows
2 7 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.48%) Cybersecurity
2 30 (35.71%) Security Architecture
3 22 (26.19%) Information Security
4 18 (21.43%) Identity Management
5 14 (16.67%) SABSA
6 13 (15.48%) Network Design
6 13 (15.48%) TOGAF
7 11 (13.10%) Data Protection
8 10 (11.90%) Network Architecture
8 10 (11.90%) Security Operations
9 9 (10.71%) Threat Analysis
10 8 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
11 7 (8.33%) Identity Access Management
11 7 (8.33%) Test Planning
12 6 (7.14%) DDoS Mitigation
12 6 (7.14%) Presales
12 6 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
13 5 (5.95%) Mentoring
13 5 (5.95%) Time Management
14 4 (4.76%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.19%) C
1 1 (1.19%) C++
1 1 (1.19%) Java
1 1 (1.19%) Perl
1 1 (1.19%) Python
1 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (39.29%) CISSP
2 21 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (23.81%) SC Cleared
3 20 (23.81%) Security Cleared
4 17 (20.24%) CCNP
5 14 (16.67%) Degree
6 13 (15.48%) CISM
7 10 (11.90%) CCIE
7 10 (11.90%) CEH
7 10 (11.90%) CLAS
8 8 (9.52%) GIAC
9 6 (7.14%) CESG Certified Professional
9 6 (7.14%) CISA
9 6 (7.14%) SANS
10 3 (3.57%) CCDP
11 1 (1.19%) CRISC
11 1 (1.19%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.19%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.95%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (1.19%) HIPAA
3 1 (1.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (11.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.19%) Firmware
2 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) HP Fortify
1 1 (1.19%) Nessus
Vendors
1 15 (17.86%) Cisco
2 12 (14.29%) Blue Coat
3 8 (9.52%) F5
3 8 (9.52%) Riverbed
4 7 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 7 (8.33%) Citrix
5 4 (4.76%) McAfee
5 4 (4.76%) Palo Alto
6 3 (3.57%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.19%) Cyber-Ark
7 1 (1.19%) HP
7 1 (1.19%) Imperva
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle
7 1 (1.19%) Qualys
7 1 (1.19%) SAP
7 1 (1.19%) Sourcefire
7 1 (1.19%) Symantec
7 1 (1.19%) Veracode
7 1 (1.19%) VMware
7 1 (1.19%) Websense
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