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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Architect
Rank 866 929 966
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +37
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Architect 41 38 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.035% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.036% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 28 30 17
Median salary £76,250 £70,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.92% +27.27%
UK excluding London median salary £72,500 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +18.18%

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
91484 105195 110265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.25% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76513 87677 89230
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 September 2016 within the UK.

IT Security Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

IT Security Architect
Top 23 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 September 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 +66 38 £77,500 +10.71% 3
London +54 20 £80,000 -3.03% 2
South West +4 6 - -
Gloucestershire - 6 - -
South East +49 5 £72,500 +20.83%
North West -1 4 £77,500 +11.51%
Manchester -3 4 £77,500 +11.51%
City of London +52 3 £70,000 -22.22% 2
Milton Keynes +23 3 £72,500 +31.81%
Buckinghamshire +19 3 £72,500 -3.33%
Berkshire +29 2 £92,500 +54.16%
Yorkshire +27 2 £58,750 +11.90% 1
Scotland +21 2 £65,000 -7.14%
Reading - 2 £92,500 -
West Yorkshire +16 1 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Edinburgh +14 1 £65,000 -7.14%
West Midlands -18 1 £60,000 -20.00%
Glasgow - 1 - -
Harrogate - 1 £70,000 -
Leeds - 1 £47,500 - 1
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £60,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £70,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £60,000 -

IT Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 56 (55.45%) Security Architecture
2 51 (50.50%) CISSP
3 45 (44.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 43 (42.57%) Information Security
5 36 (35.64%) CISM
6 30 (29.70%) TOGAF
7 23 (22.77%) Firewall
8 22 (21.78%) Security Cleared
9 20 (19.80%) Finance
9 20 (19.80%) Project Management
10 19 (18.81%) Cybersecurity
11 18 (17.82%) Network Security
11 18 (17.82%) Presales
11 18 (17.82%) Risk Management
11 18 (17.82%) CEH
12 17 (16.83%) CISA
12 17 (16.83%) PCI DSS
13 16 (15.84%) SC Cleared
14 15 (14.85%) SIEM
14 15 (14.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 15 (14.85%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (14.85%) PRINCE2
15 14 (13.86%) PMI
15 14 (13.86%) PMI Certification
16 13 (12.87%) LAN
16 13 (12.87%) WAN
16 13 (12.87%) Network Design
17 12 (11.88%) Degree
17 12 (11.88%) Stakeholder Management
17 12 (11.88%) ITIL

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 6 (5.94%) Apache
2 4 (3.96%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.99%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.92%) SaaS
2 7 (6.93%) IaaS
2 7 (6.93%) PaaS
3 6 (5.94%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (22.77%) Firewall
2 18 (17.82%) Network Security
3 13 (12.87%) LAN
3 13 (12.87%) WAN
4 6 (5.94%) VPN
5 4 (3.96%) LDAP
6 3 (2.97%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (2.97%) SAN
6 3 (2.97%) SSL
6 3 (2.97%) VoIP
6 3 (2.97%) WLAN
7 1 (0.99%) DNS
7 1 (0.99%) Extranet
7 1 (0.99%) HTTP
7 1 (0.99%) Internet
7 1 (0.99%) Intranet
7 1 (0.99%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.99%) OLAP
1 1 (0.99%) OLTP
1 1 (0.99%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.99%) SoapUI
General
1 20 (19.80%) Finance
2 8 (7.92%) Retail
3 6 (5.94%) Aerospace
3 6 (5.94%) Legal
4 2 (1.98%) Electronics
5 1 (0.99%) Banking
5 1 (0.99%) Publishing
5 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.93%) .NET
2 3 (2.97%) JAAS
3 2 (1.98%) REST
4 1 (0.99%) HTML
4 1 (0.99%) Middleware
4 1 (0.99%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.99%) SOAP
4 1 (0.99%) WCF
4 1 (0.99%) Web Services
4 1 (0.99%) WF
4 1 (0.99%) Windows Identity Foundation
4 1 (0.99%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.86%) PMI
2 11 (10.89%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (8.91%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.96%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.97%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (2.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (2.97%) EPoS
5 3 (2.97%) Fintech
5 3 (2.97%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.99%) CESG
6 1 (0.99%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.99%) PKI
6 1 (0.99%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (0.99%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.92%) Linux
2 6 (5.94%) Windows
3 1 (0.99%) AIX
3 1 (0.99%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (55.45%) Security Architecture
2 43 (42.57%) Information Security
3 30 (29.70%) TOGAF
4 20 (19.80%) Project Management
5 19 (18.81%) Cybersecurity
6 18 (17.82%) Presales
6 18 (17.82%) Risk Management
7 15 (14.85%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (14.85%) PRINCE2
7 15 (14.85%) SIEM
8 13 (12.87%) Network Design
9 12 (11.88%) ITIL
9 12 (11.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (10.89%) Data Protection
10 11 (10.89%) SABSA
10 11 (10.89%) Service Management
11 10 (9.90%) Enterprise Architecture
12 9 (8.91%) Ethical Hacking
13 8 (7.92%) E-Commerce
13 8 (7.92%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.90%) Java
2 7 (6.93%) C#
3 6 (5.94%) SQL
4 5 (4.95%) Python
5 4 (3.96%) Perl
5 4 (3.96%) Ruby
6 2 (1.98%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.99%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.99%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 51 (50.50%) CISSP
2 36 (35.64%) CISM
3 22 (21.78%) Security Cleared
4 18 (17.82%) CEH
5 17 (16.83%) CISA
6 16 (15.84%) SC Cleared
7 14 (13.86%) PMI Certification
8 12 (11.88%) Degree
9 9 (8.91%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (6.93%) SANS
11 6 (5.94%) CCNP
11 6 (5.94%) DV Cleared
11 6 (5.94%) GIAC
12 3 (2.97%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 3 (2.97%) CCSP
12 3 (2.97%) CESG Certified Professional
12 3 (2.97%) CLAS
13 1 (0.99%) CREST Certified
13 1 (0.99%) IISP
13 1 (0.99%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (44.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (16.83%) PCI DSS
3 15 (14.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 6 (5.94%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (3.96%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (11.88%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.91%) Cisco
3 7 (6.93%) Splunk
4 4 (3.96%) Oracle
5 1 (0.99%) ArcSight
5 1 (0.99%) Cyber-Ark
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