The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had IT Security Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Architect
Rank 875 898 970
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +72
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Architect 45 52 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.048% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.050% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 34 34 12
Median salary £72,500 £69,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.07% +25.45%
UK excluding London median salary £72,500 £68,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.45% +25.00%

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
94167 103508 112247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.20% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79244 85842 90577
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IT Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured IT Security Architect in the job title.

IT Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IT Security Architect
Salary Trend

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

IT Security Architect Salary Trend in the UK

IT Security Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Security Architect over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 within the UK.

IT Security Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

IT Security Architect
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +34 41 £73,750 +6.88% 2
London +46 23 £77,500 -13.88%
South East +34 8 £72,500 +31.81%
Buckinghamshire +27 7 £72,500 +31.81%
Milton Keynes +24 7 £72,500 +31.81%
North West +3 4 £77,500 +12.31%
Manchester -13 4 £77,500 +12.31%
West Yorkshire +15 3 £47,500 -2.56%
Yorkshire +13 3 £47,500 -2.56% 1
Leeds - 3 £47,500 -
Scotland +5 2 £65,000 -7.14%
West Midlands -6 2 £75,000 -
Edinburgh +14 1 £65,000 -7.14%
Berkshire 0 1 £92,500 +54.16%
South West 0 1 - - 1
Warwickshire - 1 £60,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - - 1
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £60,000 -
Reading - 1 £92,500 -
Glasgow - 1 - -

IT Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT Security Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring IT Security Architect in the job title.

1 81 (65.32%) Security Architecture
2 59 (47.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 55 (44.35%) CISSP
4 48 (38.71%) TOGAF
5 45 (36.29%) Information Security
5 45 (36.29%) Finance
6 43 (34.68%) CISM
6 43 (34.68%) Cybersecurity
7 40 (32.26%) Security Cleared
8 39 (31.45%) SC Cleared
9 32 (25.81%) Presales
9 32 (25.81%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 30 (24.19%) Network Design
11 29 (23.39%) SABSA
12 23 (18.55%) Network Security
13 21 (16.94%) Firewall
14 20 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (15.32%) Risk Management
15 19 (15.32%) Project Management
16 18 (14.52%) Telecoms
16 18 (14.52%) CEH
17 17 (13.71%) Data Protection
17 17 (13.71%) PCI DSS
18 16 (12.90%) Microsoft
19 15 (12.10%) PRINCE2
19 15 (12.10%) Stakeholder Management
20 14 (11.29%) PMI
20 14 (11.29%) PMI Certification
20 14 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
20 14 (11.29%) SIEM

IT Security Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.81%) Apache
2 1 (0.81%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.87%) SaaS
2 10 (8.06%) IaaS
2 10 (8.06%) PaaS
3 4 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (18.55%) Network Security
2 21 (16.94%) Firewall
3 13 (10.48%) LAN
3 13 (10.48%) WAN
4 7 (5.65%) VPN
5 3 (2.42%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (2.42%) LDAP
5 3 (2.42%) SSL
6 1 (0.81%) DNS
6 1 (0.81%) Extranet
6 1 (0.81%) HTTP
6 1 (0.81%) Internet
6 1 (0.81%) Intranet
6 1 (0.81%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.81%) OLAP
1 1 (0.81%) OLTP
1 1 (0.81%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.81%) SoapUI
General
1 45 (36.29%) Finance
2 18 (14.52%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.45%) Retail
4 2 (1.61%) Banking
4 2 (1.61%) Electronics
4 2 (1.61%) Legal
5 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.81%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.26%) .NET
2 2 (1.61%) JAAS
2 2 (1.61%) REST
2 2 (1.61%) SailPoint
2 2 (1.61%) Web Services
3 1 (0.81%) HTML
3 1 (0.81%) SOAP
3 1 (0.81%) WCF
3 1 (0.81%) WF
3 1 (0.81%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 1 (0.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (11.29%) PMI
2 9 (7.26%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.84%) PKI
3 6 (4.84%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (2.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (2.42%) EPoS
6 2 (1.61%) CESG
6 2 (1.61%) Fintech
7 1 (0.81%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.81%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.65%) Linux
2 5 (4.03%) Windows
3 2 (1.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (65.32%) Security Architecture
2 48 (38.71%) TOGAF
3 45 (36.29%) Information Security
4 43 (34.68%) Cybersecurity
5 32 (25.81%) Presales
6 30 (24.19%) Network Design
7 29 (23.39%) SABSA
8 20 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (15.32%) Project Management
9 19 (15.32%) Risk Management
10 17 (13.71%) Data Protection
11 15 (12.10%) PRINCE2
11 15 (12.10%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (11.29%) Security Operations
12 14 (11.29%) SIEM
13 12 (9.68%) ITIL
14 11 (8.87%) Identity Management
14 11 (8.87%) Service Management
15 10 (8.06%) Enterprise Architecture
15 10 (8.06%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.87%) Java
2 9 (7.26%) C#
2 9 (7.26%) SQL
3 4 (3.23%) Python
4 3 (2.42%) Perl
4 3 (2.42%) Ruby
5 2 (1.61%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 55 (44.35%) CISSP
2 43 (34.68%) CISM
3 40 (32.26%) Security Cleared
4 39 (31.45%) SC Cleared
5 18 (14.52%) CEH
6 14 (11.29%) PMI Certification
7 13 (10.48%) CISA
8 9 (7.26%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (6.45%) CLAS
9 8 (6.45%) Degree
9 8 (6.45%) SANS
10 7 (5.65%) GIAC
11 6 (4.84%) CCNP
12 4 (3.23%) CESG Certified Professional
13 3 (2.42%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 3 (2.42%) CCSP
14 2 (1.61%) DV Cleared
15 1 (0.81%) CRISC
15 1 (0.81%) ISACA
15 1 (0.81%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (47.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (25.81%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 17 (13.71%) PCI DSS
4 6 (4.84%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (6.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.26%) Cisco
3 7 (5.65%) Splunk
4 4 (3.23%) Oracle
5 2 (1.61%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (0.81%) ArcSight
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