The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Architect
Rank - - 218
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Architect 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £70,000 £95,000
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -26.31%
Information 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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6052 5079 5242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.25% 95.34% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5067 4447 4635
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Information Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Architect in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Information Security Architect
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Information Security Architect Salary Trend in the South West

Information Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Information 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 Information Security Architect in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) CISM
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Business Development
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) CESG
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) CEH
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISSAP
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) CRISC
3 1 (33.33%) SABSA
3 1 (33.33%) Data Privacy
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
3 1 (33.33%) CISA

Information Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Information 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 Information Security Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) SABSA
3 1 (33.33%) Data Privacy
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Business Development
3 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
3 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISM
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) CRISC
2 1 (33.33%) CISA
2 1 (33.33%) CEH
2 1 (33.33%) ISSAP
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) QA