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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architect
Rank 196 194 219
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 13 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.29% 0.23% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.25% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 2
Average salary £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
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
4309 4035 4930
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.22% 94.41% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3616 3212 4223
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Architect across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Security Architect Salary Histogram 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 27 January 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
Staines - 4 - - 1
Guildford -8 3 £60,000 -40.00%
Security Architect
South East

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 24 (66.67%) CISSP
2 21 (58.33%) Risk Management
3 15 (41.67%) CESG
3 15 (41.67%) RMADS
4 14 (38.89%) Security Architecture
4 14 (38.89%) Management Information System
5 13 (36.11%) Security Cleared
5 13 (36.11%) CESG CLAS
6 12 (33.33%) Information Assurance
6 12 (33.33%) Firewall
7 11 (30.56%) Information Security
7 11 (30.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 11 (30.56%) Network Security
8 9 (25.00%) PKI
9 7 (19.44%) Migration
9 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
9 7 (19.44%) Cyber Security
10 6 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 6 (16.67%) Identity Management
11 5 (13.89%) MPLS
11 5 (13.89%) UNIX
11 5 (13.89%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (13.89%) Information Management
11 5 (13.89%) Degree
11 5 (13.89%) Smart Meter
12 4 (11.11%) Law
12 4 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
12 4 (11.11%) JSP 440
12 4 (11.11%) Web Services
12 4 (11.11%) UML

Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (33.33%) Firewall
2 11 (30.56%) Network Security
3 5 (13.89%) MPLS
4 2 (5.56%) LAN
4 2 (5.56%) WAN
5 1 (2.78%) DHCP
5 1 (2.78%) DNS
5 1 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Big Data
2 2 (5.56%) Hadoop
General
1 4 (11.11%) Law
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (41.67%) CESG
1 15 (41.67%) RMADS
2 14 (38.89%) Management Information System
3 13 (36.11%) CESG CLAS
4 9 (25.00%) PKI
5 5 (13.89%) Smart Meter
6 3 (8.33%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) UNIX
2 3 (8.33%) Windows
3 2 (5.56%) Linux
4 1 (2.78%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) Risk Management
2 14 (38.89%) Security Architecture
3 12 (33.33%) Information Assurance
4 11 (30.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 11 (30.56%) Information Security
5 7 (19.44%) Migration
5 7 (19.44%) Cyber Security
6 6 (16.67%) Identity Management
7 5 (13.89%) Information Management
7 5 (13.89%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (11.11%) UML
8 4 (11.11%) SOA
8 4 (11.11%) SIEM
9 3 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (8.33%) Network Design
10 2 (5.56%) RUP
10 2 (5.56%) SABSA
11 1 (2.78%) People Management
11 1 (2.78%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 24 (66.67%) CISSP
2 13 (36.11%) Security Cleared
3 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
4 5 (13.89%) Degree
5 3 (8.33%) CISM
6 2 (5.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (11.11%) JSP 440
3 1 (2.78%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) VMware
2 3 (8.33%) ArcSight
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) Intel
3 2 (5.56%) McAfee
4 1 (2.78%) Tripwire
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix
4 1 (2.78%) NetIQ