The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architect
Rank 185 198 220
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 14 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.32% 0.41% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.43% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 1
Average salary £55,000 £62,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.29% -17.33%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £60,000 £68,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.76%
Security Architect
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4212 4890 5076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.10% 95.45% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3501 4022 4093
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 Surrey

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

Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Security Architect
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Security Architect Salary Trend in Surrey

Security Architect
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architect within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Guildford +8 10 £55,000 +10.00%
Staines - 2 - -
Security Architect
South East

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 16 (59.26%) Penetration Testing
2 15 (55.56%) Security Architecture
2 15 (55.56%) Firewall
3 11 (40.74%) CheckPoint
3 11 (40.74%) Wireless
3 11 (40.74%) LAN
3 11 (40.74%) WAN
3 11 (40.74%) VPN
3 11 (40.74%) Cisco
3 11 (40.74%) CCIE
3 11 (40.74%) CCNP
3 11 (40.74%) CISSP
3 11 (40.74%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (40.74%) Juniper
3 11 (40.74%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (40.74%) Ethical Hacking
3 11 (40.74%) Wireless Security
3 11 (40.74%) Fortinet
3 11 (40.74%) FortiGate
3 11 (40.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 11 (40.74%) DDoS Mitigation
4 7 (25.93%) Cyber Security
4 7 (25.93%) PKI
4 7 (25.93%) Risk Management
5 6 (22.22%) Finance
5 6 (22.22%) Network Security
6 5 (18.52%) Information Security
6 5 (18.52%) Identity Management
6 5 (18.52%) Client/Server
7 4 (14.81%) MPLS

Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Cloud Services
1 11 (40.74%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (7.41%) SaaS
2 2 (7.41%) PaaS
2 2 (7.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (55.56%) Firewall
2 11 (40.74%) Wireless
2 11 (40.74%) LAN
2 11 (40.74%) WAN
2 11 (40.74%) VPN
2 11 (40.74%) Wireless Security
3 6 (22.22%) Network Security
4 4 (14.81%) MPLS
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 7 (25.93%) PKI
3 5 (18.52%) Client/Server
4 3 (11.11%) Smart Meter
4 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
5 2 (7.41%) Private Cloud
6 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.70%) CESG
6 1 (3.70%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (3.70%) RMADS
6 1 (3.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) UNIX
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Penetration Testing
2 15 (55.56%) Security Architecture
3 11 (40.74%) Ethical Hacking
3 11 (40.74%) DDoS Mitigation
4 7 (25.93%) Cyber Security
4 7 (25.93%) Risk Management
5 5 (18.52%) Information Security
5 5 (18.52%) Identity Management
6 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (14.81%) TOGAF
6 4 (14.81%) Malware Detection\Protection
7 3 (11.11%) Information Management
7 3 (11.11%) Network Design
8 2 (7.41%) Database Security
8 2 (7.41%) SABSA
8 2 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (7.41%) SIEM
9 1 (3.70%) Risk Analysis
9 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (3.70%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) R
2 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) CCIE
1 11 (40.74%) CCNP
1 11 (40.74%) CISSP
1 11 (40.74%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) SSCP
3 1 (3.70%) CISM
3 1 (3.70%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.70%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (40.74%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) CheckPoint
1 11 (40.74%) Cisco
1 11 (40.74%) Juniper
1 11 (40.74%) Fortinet
2 4 (14.81%) VMware
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle