The first table below looks at the demand for Security Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Architecture over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Architecture
Rank 205 187 211
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +24
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 18 23 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.29% 0.44% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.55% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 9
Average salary £70,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% +4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4925 4157 4278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 80.33% 79.35% 77.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4006 3583 3784
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Security Architecture
England

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Security Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Security Architecture
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Security Architecture Salary Trend in the South West

Security Architecture
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Architecture across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Security Architecture Salary Histogram in the South West

Security Architecture
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
Bristol -8 9 £65,000 +18.18%
Gloucestershire -4 7 £70,000 +16.66%
Somerset - 1 - - 3
Security Architecture
England

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 25 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 23 (76.67%) SC Cleared
3 17 (56.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (43.33%) DV Cleared
5 11 (36.67%) HMG Infosec
5 11 (36.67%) PKI
5 11 (36.67%) Internet
5 11 (36.67%) Firewall
6 10 (33.33%) Information Security
7 8 (26.67%) Network Design
7 8 (26.67%) Management Information System
7 8 (26.67%) CISSP
8 7 (23.33%) Risk Management
8 7 (23.33%) GAP Analysis
8 7 (23.33%) TOGAF
8 7 (23.33%) ISSAP
8 7 (23.33%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (23.33%) SABSA
9 6 (20.00%) Business Development
9 6 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (16.67%) CISM
10 5 (16.67%) CEH
11 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
11 4 (13.33%) Finance
12 2 (6.67%) Cyber Security
12 2 (6.67%) Information Assurance
12 2 (6.67%) Security Management
13 1 (3.33%) CESG
13 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Architecture
13 1 (3.33%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) Internet
1 11 (36.67%) Firewall
General
1 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Consultant
2 15 (50.00%) Architect
2 15 (50.00%) Security Architect
3 11 (36.67%) CLAS Consultant
4 6 (20.00%) Security Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Information Security Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Information Architect
5 4 (13.33%) Information Security Architect
5 4 (13.33%) Principal Architect
6 1 (3.33%) IT Architect
6 1 (3.33%) IT Security Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Information Assurance Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) PKI
2 8 (26.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) CESG
3 1 (3.33%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Information Security
2 8 (26.67%) Network Design
3 7 (23.33%) Risk Management
3 7 (23.33%) GAP Analysis
3 7 (23.33%) TOGAF
3 7 (23.33%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (23.33%) SABSA
4 6 (20.00%) Business Development
4 6 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Cyber Security
5 2 (6.67%) Information Assurance
5 2 (6.67%) Security Management
6 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.33%) Information Security Management
6 1 (3.33%) Quality Management
6 1 (3.33%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) ISMS
6 1 (3.33%) QMS
Qualifications
1 25 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 23 (76.67%) SC Cleared
3 13 (43.33%) DV Cleared
4 8 (26.67%) CISSP
5 7 (23.33%) ISSAP
6 5 (16.67%) CISM
6 5 (16.67%) CEH
7 1 (3.33%) Degree
7 1 (3.33%) CHFI
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (56.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (36.67%) HMG Infosec
3 1 (3.33%) BS7799