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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Security Architect
Rank 928 980 1000
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Security Architect 12 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.006% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.006% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 9
Median salary £69,250 £61,215 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.12% -21.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £68,800 £60,000 £77,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £64,729 £79,000
UK excluding London median salary £69,250 £61,215 £77,500
% change year-on-year
+13.12% -21.01%

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
99119 108062 116837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.24% 96.46% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 83362 88174 94782
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Lead Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Lead Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Lead Security Architect
Salary Trend

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

Lead Security Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Lead Security Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Security Architect over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 within the UK.

Lead Security Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Security Architect
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Security Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 2 May 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 +12 12 £69,250 +13.12% 1
South East - 6 £69,250 -
Berkshire - 5 £69,250 -
London +16 4 £75,000 +7.14%
Bracknell - 4 £69,250 -
North West +18 2 £68,500 +11.90%
Manchester - 2 £68,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £85,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £85,000 -
Croydon - 1 £75,000 -

Lead Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, Lead 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 Lead Security Architect in the job title.

1 11 (73.33%) Information Security
1 11 (73.33%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (66.67%) Security Architecture
2 10 (66.67%) TOGAF
3 8 (53.33%) CISSP
3 8 (53.33%) PCI DSS
4 6 (40.00%) Degree
5 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 5 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (33.33%) SDLC
5 5 (33.33%) IIS
5 5 (33.33%) CISM
5 5 (33.33%) IISP
6 4 (26.67%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
6 4 (26.67%) Business Continuity
6 4 (26.67%) Cryptography
6 4 (26.67%) Threat Modelling
6 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
6 4 (26.67%) Information Security Governance
6 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (20.00%) COBIT
8 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (13.33%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (13.33%) Project Management
8 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (13.33%) Finance
8 2 (13.33%) Threat Analysis
8 2 (13.33%) SSAE 16

Lead 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 5 (33.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Cryptography
2 2 (13.33%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (6.67%) CESG
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.67%) Smartcard
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Cybersecurity
1 11 (73.33%) Information Security
2 10 (66.67%) Security Architecture
2 10 (66.67%) TOGAF
3 5 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (33.33%) SDLC
3 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (26.67%) Business Continuity
4 4 (26.67%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (26.67%) Information Security Governance
4 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
4 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
4 4 (26.67%) Threat Modelling
5 3 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (13.33%) Threat Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (6.67%) DevOps
7 1 (6.67%) SABSA
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) CISSP
2 6 (40.00%) Degree
3 5 (33.33%) CISM
3 5 (33.33%) IISP
4 1 (6.67%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) PCI DSS
2 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (20.00%) COBIT
4 2 (13.33%) SSAE 16
5 1 (6.67%) HIPAA
5 1 (6.67%) ISAE 3402
5 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
5 1 (6.67%) ISO27005
5 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) ArcSight
1 1 (6.67%) Barracuda Networks
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco
1 1 (6.67%) IBM
1 1 (6.67%) Intel Security
1 1 (6.67%) Qualys
1 1 (6.67%) SAP
1 1 (6.67%) Tripwire
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