The table below looks at the statistics for Security Architecture skills 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 Architecture over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architecture
Rank 334 351 378
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +27
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 99 104 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.48% 0.45% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.56% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 75 82 50
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,750
UK excluding London average salary £61,000 £61,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +2.08%
Security Architecture
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17135 18557 17124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 82.62% 80.21% 76.65%
Number of salaries quoted 13611 14822 13957
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Architecture across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Security Architecture
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Architecture across the South East region.

Security Architecture Salary Trend in the South East

Security Architecture
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Architecture across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

Security Architecture Salary Histogram in the South East

Security Architecture
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 Architecture within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 June 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 +8 61 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Hampshire +19 16 £72,500 +47.20% 2
East Sussex +11 7 £47,500 +14.45%
Buckinghamshire -10 5 £45,000 - 1
Surrey +2 4 £48,750 -12.16% 3
Kent - 2 - -
Middlesex - 1 £80,000 -
Security Architecture
England

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Security Architecture also 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 that cited Security Architecture.

1 86 (40.76%) CISSP
1 86 (40.76%) Information Security
2 66 (31.28%) Firewall
3 58 (27.49%) Network Security
4 44 (20.85%) Degree
5 43 (20.38%) Penetration Testing
5 43 (20.38%) Cisco
6 42 (19.91%) Management Information System
6 42 (19.91%) Security Cleared
7 41 (19.43%) Finance
8 40 (18.96%) ITIL
9 39 (18.48%) Cyber Security
9 39 (18.48%) Data Centre
10 37 (17.54%) SC Cleared
11 36 (17.06%) Windows
11 36 (17.06%) Risk Management
12 35 (16.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 35 (16.59%) Vulnerability Management
13 34 (16.11%) Telecoms
13 34 (16.11%) CISM
14 32 (15.17%) Project Management
14 32 (15.17%) Juniper
14 32 (15.17%) Enterprise Architecture
15 31 (14.69%) CheckPoint
15 31 (14.69%) Linux
15 31 (14.69%) TCP/IP
16 29 (13.74%) Cisco Certification
17 27 (12.80%) MPLS
17 27 (12.80%) TOGAF
18 26 (12.32%) PCI DSS

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

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Security Architecture also 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 that cited Security Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.42%) IIS
1 3 (1.42%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.95%) OpenStack
2 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (0.95%) SAS
2 2 (0.95%) WebLogic
2 2 (0.95%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (2.37%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.90%) MS Office
2 4 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.95%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.48%) IaaS
2 5 (2.37%) SaaS
3 3 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.95%) Office 365
4 2 (0.95%) PaaS
4 2 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (31.28%) Firewall
2 58 (27.49%) Network Security
3 31 (14.69%) TCP/IP
4 27 (12.80%) MPLS
5 25 (11.85%) OSPF
5 25 (11.85%) BGP
6 24 (11.37%) Cisco ASA
7 22 (10.43%) WAN
8 21 (9.95%) LAN
8 21 (9.95%) VPN
8 21 (9.95%) EIGRP
9 20 (9.48%) SSL
10 19 (9.00%) HSRP
10 19 (9.00%) Intrusion Detection
10 19 (9.00%) VLAN
10 19 (9.00%) RIP
11 18 (8.53%) Wireless
11 18 (8.53%) VPLS
11 18 (8.53%) IP Telephony
11 18 (8.53%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.90%) MySQL
3 2 (0.95%) Big Data
3 2 (0.95%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.95%) Data Mining
3 2 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.47%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (0.95%) Metasploit
General
1 41 (19.43%) Finance
2 34 (16.11%) Telecoms
3 12 (5.69%) Marketing
4 11 (5.21%) Banking
4 11 (5.21%) Legal
5 8 (3.79%) Retail
6 6 (2.84%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.84%) Law
7 4 (1.90%) Back Office
8 3 (1.42%) Military
9 2 (0.95%) Electronics
9 2 (0.95%) Advertising
9 2 (0.95%) Automotive
10 1 (0.47%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 95 (45.02%) Architect
2 78 (36.97%) Security Architect
3 50 (23.70%) Consultant
4 42 (19.91%) Security Consultant
5 20 (9.48%) Network Engineer
6 19 (9.00%) Senior Network Engineer
7 18 (8.53%) Security Manager
8 15 (7.11%) Enterprise Architect
9 13 (6.16%) Enterprise Security Architect
10 12 (5.69%) Information Security Architect
10 12 (5.69%) Network Consultant
10 12 (5.69%) Information Architect
10 12 (5.69%) Security Specialist
10 12 (5.69%) Security Engineer
10 12 (5.69%) Information Security Consultant
10 12 (5.69%) Network Security Consultant
11 11 (5.21%) Infrastructure Architect
12 10 (4.74%) Tester
12 10 (4.74%) Penetration Tester
13 8 (3.79%) IT Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.90%) Middleware
2 2 (0.95%) Regular Expression
2 2 (0.95%) J2EE
2 2 (0.95%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 42 (19.91%) Management Information System
2 39 (18.48%) Data Centre
3 17 (8.06%) RMADS
4 11 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 8 (3.79%) Mainframe
6 8 (3.79%) Cryptography
7 7 (3.32%) Visualisation
8 6 (2.84%) Client/Server
8 6 (2.84%) PKI
8 6 (2.84%) CESG
9 5 (2.37%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.90%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (1.42%) CESG CLAS
12 2 (0.95%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.95%) Mobile Computing
12 2 (0.95%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.95%) Enterprise Storage
12 2 (0.95%) Smart Meter
12 2 (0.95%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 36 (17.06%) Windows
2 31 (14.69%) Linux
3 12 (5.69%) UNIX
4 5 (2.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.90%) Solaris
6 3 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.42%) AIX
6 3 (1.42%) HPUX
6 3 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.95%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.95%) CentOS
7 2 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.47%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (40.76%) Information Security
2 43 (20.38%) Penetration Testing
3 40 (18.96%) ITIL
4 39 (18.48%) Cyber Security
5 36 (17.06%) Risk Management
6 35 (16.59%) Vulnerability Management
7 32 (15.17%) Project Management
7 32 (15.17%) Enterprise Architecture
8 27 (12.80%) TOGAF
9 25 (11.85%) Network Design
10 24 (11.37%) Information Assurance
11 23 (10.90%) SIEM
12 20 (9.48%) Migration
13 18 (8.53%) WAN Optimisation
13 18 (8.53%) Network Architecture
14 16 (7.58%) Network Monitoring
15 14 (6.64%) Change Management
15 14 (6.64%) SABSA
16 13 (6.16%) Information Architecture
17 11 (5.21%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (8.53%) SQL
2 6 (2.84%) C
3 5 (2.37%) Ruby
3 5 (2.37%) Python
3 5 (2.37%) Perl
3 5 (2.37%) PHP
3 5 (2.37%) Bash Shell
4 2 (0.95%) R
4 2 (0.95%) VBScript
4 2 (0.95%) Java
4 2 (0.95%) Shell Script
4 2 (0.95%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 86 (40.76%) CISSP
2 44 (20.85%) Degree
3 42 (19.91%) Security Cleared
4 37 (17.54%) SC Cleared
5 34 (16.11%) CISM
6 29 (13.74%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (11.85%) CCNP
8 23 (10.90%) CCIE
9 19 (9.00%) DV Cleared
10 14 (6.64%) SSCP
11 10 (4.74%) OSCP
11 10 (4.74%) OSCE
12 8 (3.79%) GIAC
13 7 (3.32%) CISA
14 4 (1.90%) CCSP
14 4 (1.90%) CCNA
14 4 (1.90%) CEH
14 4 (1.90%) Security+ Certification
14 4 (1.90%) Linux+ Certification
15 2 (0.95%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (16.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (12.32%) PCI DSS
3 11 (5.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (2.84%) HMG Infosec
5 5 (2.37%) ISO 9001
5 5 (2.37%) HIPAA
6 2 (0.95%) SLA
6 2 (0.95%) BS7799
7 1 (0.47%) COBIT
7 1 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.32%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.95%) vCloud
3 2 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.95%) XenApp
3 2 (0.95%) vSphere
3 2 (0.95%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (3.79%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (0.95%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.95%) SCOM
2 2 (0.95%) Nessus
3 1 (0.47%) MIIS
Vendors
1 43 (20.38%) Cisco
2 32 (15.17%) Juniper
3 31 (14.69%) CheckPoint
4 26 (12.32%) F5
5 18 (8.53%) HP
6 11 (5.21%) Microsoft
7 10 (4.74%) McAfee
7 10 (4.74%) SAP
7 10 (4.74%) VMware
8 8 (3.79%) Splunk
8 8 (3.79%) Sourcefire
9 7 (3.32%) Blue Coat
9 7 (3.32%) Oracle
9 7 (3.32%) ArcSight
10 6 (2.84%) IBM
11 4 (1.90%) Intel
11 4 (1.90%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 4 (1.90%) Symantec
11 4 (1.90%) Websense
11 4 (1.90%) Huawei
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