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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architect
Rank 383 395 391
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 63 74 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.32% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.34% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 54 44 30
Average salary £62,500 £65,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £50,000 £59,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £69,400 £93,250
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -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
19987 21679 21372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.14% 94.90% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16328 17548 17727
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 £62,500 £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 7 July 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 7 July 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 -7 24 £70,000 +7.69% 1
Surrey +14 22 £55,000 -15.38% 3
Hampshire 0 13 £77,500 +31.91% 1
Buckinghamshire -3 2 £62,500 +31.57% 2
East Sussex - 2 £75,000 -
Sussex - 2 £50,000 -
Security Architect
England

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 88 (62.86%) Security Architecture
2 65 (46.43%) Information Security
3 57 (40.71%) CISSP
4 51 (36.43%) Firewall
5 35 (25.00%) Cyber Security
6 32 (22.86%) Cisco
7 31 (22.14%) Cisco Certification
8 30 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
9 28 (20.00%) Finance
10 27 (19.29%) CISM
11 26 (18.57%) TOGAF
12 25 (17.86%) WAN
13 24 (17.14%) CCNP
13 24 (17.14%) Juniper
14 22 (15.71%) CheckPoint
14 22 (15.71%) CCIE
15 21 (15.00%) VPN
16 20 (14.29%) LAN
16 20 (14.29%) Security Cleared
16 20 (14.29%) Network Security
16 20 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
17 19 (13.57%) SC Cleared
17 19 (13.57%) Cloud Computing
18 18 (12.86%) Wireless
18 18 (12.86%) Linux
18 18 (12.86%) Windows
18 18 (12.86%) Wireless Security
18 18 (12.86%) Security Hardening
18 18 (12.86%) SABSA
19 17 (12.14%) FortiGate

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (1.43%) WebLogic
1 2 (1.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (6.43%) MS Office
2 3 (2.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.57%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.14%) SaaS
2 3 (2.14%) IaaS
3 2 (1.43%) PaaS
4 1 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.71%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 51 (36.43%) Firewall
2 25 (17.86%) WAN
3 21 (15.00%) VPN
4 20 (14.29%) Network Security
4 20 (14.29%) LAN
5 18 (12.86%) Wireless Security
5 18 (12.86%) Wireless
6 10 (7.14%) MPLS
7 8 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (2.86%) Kerberos
9 4 (2.86%) DMZ
9 4 (2.86%) DNS
9 4 (2.86%) LDAP
10 2 (1.43%) Broadband
10 2 (1.43%) SSL
10 2 (1.43%) SAN
10 2 (1.43%) Internet
10 2 (1.43%) TCP/IP
10 2 (1.43%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.43%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (1.43%) Big Data
1 2 (1.43%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.71%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.71%) MongoDB
General
1 28 (20.00%) Finance
2 12 (8.57%) Retail
3 11 (7.86%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.29%) Legal
5 3 (2.14%) Banking
6 2 (1.43%) Marketing
6 2 (1.43%) Back Office
7 1 (0.71%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.57%) Middleware
2 2 (1.43%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 13 (9.29%) Management Information System
3 12 (8.57%) RMADS
4 7 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 7 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.86%) PKI
5 4 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (2.14%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.14%) CESG
7 2 (1.43%) NHS
7 2 (1.43%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.43%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.43%) Mobile Computing
7 2 (1.43%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.71%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.71%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.71%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (0.71%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.86%) Windows
1 18 (12.86%) Linux
2 9 (6.43%) UNIX
3 4 (2.86%) Solaris
3 4 (2.86%) AIX
3 4 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.14%) HPUX
5 2 (1.43%) CentOS
5 2 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.43%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (62.86%) Security Architecture
2 65 (46.43%) Information Security
3 35 (25.00%) Cyber Security
4 30 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
5 26 (18.57%) TOGAF
6 18 (12.86%) SABSA
6 18 (12.86%) Security Hardening
7 17 (12.14%) Ethical Hacking
8 16 (11.43%) Network Design
8 16 (11.43%) Information Assurance
8 16 (11.43%) Enterprise Architecture
9 15 (10.71%) SIEM
10 13 (9.29%) Project Management
11 12 (8.57%) Kalman Filter
12 10 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
13 9 (6.43%) Data Protection
13 9 (6.43%) Network Architecture
13 9 (6.43%) Change Management
14 8 (5.71%) ITIL
14 8 (5.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.57%) C
2 2 (1.43%) R
3 1 (0.71%) Java
3 1 (0.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (40.71%) CISSP
2 31 (22.14%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (19.29%) CISM
4 24 (17.14%) CCNP
5 22 (15.71%) CCIE
6 20 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 19 (13.57%) SC Cleared
8 8 (5.71%) Degree
8 8 (5.71%) CCNA
8 8 (5.71%) SSCP
9 7 (5.00%) CEH
10 6 (4.29%) CISA
11 5 (3.57%) CRISC
12 4 (2.86%) CCSP
12 4 (2.86%) JNCIA
12 4 (2.86%) Security+ Certification
12 4 (2.86%) Linux+ Certification
13 3 (2.14%) GIAC
13 3 (2.14%) ISSAP
14 2 (1.43%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.71%) PCI DSS
2 11 (7.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.43%) COBIT
3 2 (1.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.71%) COSO
System Software
1 4 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.14%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (12.14%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.43%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 32 (22.86%) Cisco
2 24 (17.14%) Juniper
3 22 (15.71%) CheckPoint
4 17 (12.14%) Fortinet
5 12 (8.57%) VMware
6 9 (6.43%) Microsoft
7 8 (5.71%) IBM
8 6 (4.29%) Sourcefire
9 4 (2.86%) Oracle
9 4 (2.86%) SAP
9 4 (2.86%) Sun
9 4 (2.86%) HP
9 4 (2.86%) Intel
10 3 (2.14%) Splunk
10 3 (2.14%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.43%) ArcSight
11 2 (1.43%) Cyber-Ark
11 2 (1.43%) Qualys
11 2 (1.43%) Imperva
11 2 (1.43%) Tufin
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