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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Architect
Rank 861 913 1000
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +87
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Architect 60 51 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.046% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.048% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 47 25 5
Median salary £72,500 £70,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +27.27%
UK excluding London median salary £72,500 £70,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +27.27%

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
93569 106792 116655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.49% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 78866 88051 95388
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 June 2016 within the UK.

IT Security Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

IT Security Architect
Top 15 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 25 June 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 +68 59 £72,500 +1.75% 6
London +62 39 £79,250 -0.93% 5
South East +60 13 £72,500 -6.45%
Milton Keynes - 10 £72,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 10 £72,500 -
City of London +53 7 - -
North West +12 3 £70,000 +1.44%
Berkshire +11 3 £52,500 -32.25%
Manchester -4 3 £70,000 +1.44%
West Midlands -21 3 £90,000 +20.00%
Yorkshire +21 1 £77,500 +77.14% 1
West Yorkshire +6 1 £77,500 +77.14% 1
Birmingham -15 1 £62,500 -16.66%
Bromley - 1 £65,000 -
Leeds - 1 £77,500 - 1

IT Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 75 (60.48%) Security Architecture
2 62 (50.00%) Finance
3 49 (39.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 47 (37.90%) SC Cleared
4 47 (37.90%) Security Cleared
5 46 (37.10%) Cybersecurity
6 45 (36.29%) CISSP
7 40 (32.26%) TOGAF
8 36 (29.03%) Information Security
9 33 (26.61%) CISM
10 32 (25.81%) Presales
10 32 (25.81%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 30 (24.19%) Network Design
12 24 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
13 23 (18.55%) Firewall
13 23 (18.55%) SABSA
14 22 (17.74%) Telecoms
15 21 (16.94%) Network Security
15 21 (16.94%) Data Protection
16 20 (16.13%) PCI DSS
17 18 (14.52%) Project Management
18 17 (13.71%) Stakeholder Management
19 16 (12.90%) Security Operations
20 15 (12.10%) Analytical Skills
21 14 (11.29%) .NET
21 14 (11.29%) Risk Assessment
22 13 (10.48%) Strategic Planning
22 13 (10.48%) C#
22 13 (10.48%) Java
22 13 (10.48%) Microsoft

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 9 (7.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.81%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.06%) SaaS
2 7 (5.65%) IaaS
2 7 (5.65%) PaaS
3 5 (4.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (18.55%) Firewall
2 21 (16.94%) Network Security
3 10 (8.06%) LAN
3 10 (8.06%) WAN
4 5 (4.03%) VPN
5 3 (2.42%) SSL
6 1 (0.81%) Extranet
6 1 (0.81%) Internet
6 1 (0.81%) Intranet
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
General
1 62 (50.00%) Finance
2 22 (17.74%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.23%) Retail
4 3 (2.42%) Electronics
5 2 (1.61%) Banking
5 2 (1.61%) Legal
6 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.29%) .NET
2 5 (4.03%) Web Services
3 3 (2.42%) Middleware
4 2 (1.61%) SailPoint
5 1 (0.81%) REST
5 1 (0.81%) SOAP
5 1 (0.81%) WCF
5 1 (0.81%) WF
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Identity Foundation
5 1 (0.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.10%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.68%) PKI
3 11 (8.87%) PMI
3 11 (8.87%) Security Operations Centre
4 6 (4.84%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.03%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (3.23%) Cryptography
7 3 (2.42%) CESG
7 3 (2.42%) EPoS
8 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.81%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.81%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.65%) Linux
2 6 (4.84%) Windows
3 3 (2.42%) AIX
4 2 (1.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (60.48%) Security Architecture
2 46 (37.10%) Cybersecurity
3 40 (32.26%) TOGAF
4 36 (29.03%) Information Security
5 32 (25.81%) Presales
6 30 (24.19%) Network Design
7 24 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (18.55%) SABSA
9 21 (16.94%) Data Protection
10 18 (14.52%) Project Management
11 17 (13.71%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (12.90%) Security Operations
13 14 (11.29%) Risk Assessment
14 13 (10.48%) Strategic Planning
15 12 (9.68%) E-Commerce
15 12 (9.68%) Identity Management
15 12 (9.68%) PRINCE2
15 12 (9.68%) Vulnerability Management
16 11 (8.87%) SIEM
16 11 (8.87%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.48%) C#
1 13 (10.48%) Java
2 8 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (37.90%) SC Cleared
1 47 (37.90%) Security Cleared
2 45 (36.29%) CISSP
3 33 (26.61%) CISM
4 11 (8.87%) CEH
4 11 (8.87%) CLAS
4 11 (8.87%) PMI Certification
5 5 (4.03%) Degree
6 4 (3.23%) CISA
7 3 (2.42%) CCNP
7 3 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.42%) GIAC
7 3 (2.42%) SANS
8 2 (1.61%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (1.61%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.81%) CREST Certified
9 1 (0.81%) CRISC
9 1 (0.81%) GSEC
9 1 (0.81%) IISP
9 1 (0.81%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (39.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (25.81%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 20 (16.13%) PCI DSS
4 6 (4.84%) COBIT
5 1 (0.81%) HIPAA
System Software
1 7 (5.65%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (10.48%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.42%) Cisco
2 3 (2.42%) Oracle
2 3 (2.42%) Splunk
3 2 (1.61%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (0.81%) SAP
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + BONUS, CAR ALLOWANCE, PENSION
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £47500.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Bupa
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 20% Company Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago