The first table below looks at the demand for the Lead 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 Lead Security Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Security Architect
Rank 907 865 910
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Security Architect 10 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.016% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.017% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 12
Average salary £77,500 £65,000 £73,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.23% -11.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £74,250 £60,000 £70,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,250 £77,000 £84,500
UK excluding London average salary £77,500 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -7.14%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

Lead Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 18 April 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Security Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -49 10 £77,500 +19.23% 2
East of England -8 6 £77,500 -
Suffolk - 6 £77,500 -
Ipswich - 6 £77,500 -
London -51 2 £81,250 +1.56% 1
City of London -18 1 £77,500 -3.12%
South East -21 1 £75,000 +15.38% 1
East Midlands - 1 £67,500 -
Nottingham - 1 £67,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £67,500 -

Lead Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Lead 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 Lead Security Architect in their job title.

1 11 (52.38%) Firewall
1 11 (52.38%) CISSP
2 9 (42.86%) Security Architecture
3 8 (38.10%) SIEM
3 8 (38.10%) Information Security
4 7 (33.33%) Network Security
4 7 (33.33%) Identity Management
5 6 (28.57%) CISM
5 6 (28.57%) Finance
5 6 (28.57%) SaaS
6 5 (23.81%) SABSA
6 5 (23.81%) Banking
6 5 (23.81%) TOGAF
6 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
7 4 (19.05%) CISA
7 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
7 4 (19.05%) Ethical Hacking
7 4 (19.05%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (14.29%) CRISC
8 3 (14.29%) Degree
8 3 (14.29%) CEH
8 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (14.29%) CCIE
8 3 (14.29%) CCNA
9 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
9 2 (9.52%) B2B
9 2 (9.52%) B2C
9 2 (9.52%) Cisco

Lead Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Lead 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 Lead Security Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) SaaS
2 1 (4.76%) PaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) Firewall
2 7 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (9.52%) Kerberos
4 1 (4.76%) NAS
4 1 (4.76%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.76%) VPN
4 1 (4.76%) DNS
4 1 (4.76%) LDAP
4 1 (4.76%) LAN
4 1 (4.76%) WAN
4 1 (4.76%) SAN
4 1 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Social Media
3 1 (4.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Security Architecture
2 8 (38.10%) SIEM
2 8 (38.10%) Information Security
3 7 (33.33%) Identity Management
4 5 (23.81%) SABSA
4 5 (23.81%) TOGAF
5 4 (19.05%) Ethical Hacking
5 4 (19.05%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.52%) B2B
7 2 (9.52%) B2C
7 2 (9.52%) Data Security
7 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
7 2 (9.52%) Zachman Framework
7 2 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (9.52%) Cyber Security
8 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
8 1 (4.76%) E-business
8 1 (4.76%) ERP
8 1 (4.76%) SOA
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) CISSP
2 6 (28.57%) CISM
3 4 (19.05%) CISA
4 3 (14.29%) CRISC
4 3 (14.29%) Degree
4 3 (14.29%) CEH
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (14.29%) CCIE
4 3 (14.29%) CCNA
5 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) MobileIron
3 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
3 1 (4.76%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) NetApp
3 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
Reading, Berkshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Royal Mail
Salary: Excellent Salary & benefits
Posted: 28 days ago