The table below looks at the statistics for the Enterprise Security Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Enterprise Security Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Security Architect
Rank 875 880 859
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -21
Permanent jobs requiring an Enterprise Security Architect 34 16 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.014% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.015% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 30 13 36
Average salary £82,500 £91,250 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.58% +17.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,200 £70,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,500 £110,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 £97,500 £81,250
% change year-on-year
-17.94% +20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107607 104825 109929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.60% 94.71% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 89210 86198 94252
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Enterprise Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Enterprise Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Enterprise Security Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Enterprise Security Architect within the UK.

Enterprise Security Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Enterprise Security Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Enterprise Security Architect over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 within the UK.

Enterprise Security Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Enterprise Security Architect
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Security Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 25 November 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
England +21 34 £82,500 -9.58% 5
London +45 22 £82,500 -5.71% 1
Berkshire +5 8 £80,000 -27.27% 2
South East -4 8 £80,000 -17.94% 2
Reading +5 6 £82,500 -25.00%
Essex - 3 £70,000 -
City of London - 3 £85,000 - 1
East of England - 3 £70,000 - 2
Harlow - 2 £70,000 -
Slough - 1 £80,000 - 1
Uxbridge - 1 - -

Enterprise Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Enterprise 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 Enterprise Security Architect in their job title.

1 41 (83.67%) TOGAF
2 30 (61.22%) COBIT
3 29 (59.18%) Security Architecture
3 29 (59.18%) SABSA
4 26 (53.06%) Finance
4 26 (53.06%) ITIL
5 25 (51.02%) Information Security
6 18 (36.73%) CISSP
7 14 (28.57%) PRINCE
8 13 (26.53%) UML
9 11 (22.45%) Change Management
10 10 (20.41%) Oracle
10 10 (20.41%) Cyber Security
11 8 (16.33%) Oracle Database
11 8 (16.33%) Relational Database
11 8 (16.33%) BPMN
11 8 (16.33%) Linux
11 8 (16.33%) SAP
11 8 (16.33%) Kerberos
11 8 (16.33%) RDBMS
11 8 (16.33%) Active Directory
11 8 (16.33%) SAML
11 8 (16.33%) J2EE
11 8 (16.33%) Identity Management
11 8 (16.33%) CESG
12 7 (14.29%) Management Information System
12 7 (14.29%) PCI DSS
12 7 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
12 7 (14.29%) Risk Management
12 7 (14.29%) Amazon AWS

Enterprise Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Enterprise 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 Enterprise Security Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.16%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.04%) Firewall
2 1 (2.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) RDBMS
1 8 (16.33%) Oracle Database
1 8 (16.33%) Relational Database
General
1 26 (53.06%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Legal
2 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.33%) J2EE
1 8 (16.33%) SAML
2 5 (10.20%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) CESG
2 7 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.20%) PKI
3 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.08%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (4.08%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (4.08%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.08%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (83.67%) TOGAF
2 29 (59.18%) Security Architecture
2 29 (59.18%) SABSA
3 26 (53.06%) ITIL
4 25 (51.02%) Information Security
5 14 (28.57%) PRINCE
6 13 (26.53%) UML
7 11 (22.45%) Change Management
8 10 (20.41%) Cyber Security
9 8 (16.33%) BPMN
9 8 (16.33%) Identity Management
10 7 (14.29%) Risk Management
10 7 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (12.24%) Zachman Framework
12 5 (10.20%) MODAF
12 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (10.20%) Information Assurance
12 5 (10.20%) Waterfall
13 4 (8.16%) Security Testing
13 4 (8.16%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) C
2 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (36.73%) CISSP
2 5 (10.20%) CISM
2 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.16%) CISA
4 3 (6.12%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (61.22%) COBIT
2 7 (14.29%) PCI DSS
3 5 (10.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (10.20%) JSP 440
System Software
1 8 (16.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Oracle
2 8 (16.33%) SAP
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