The table below looks at the statistics for SABSA skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SABSA over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sherwood Applied Business Security Architecture (SABSA)
Rank 806 889 970
Rank change year-on-year
+83 +81
Permanent jobs citing SABSA 108 93 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.085% 0.020%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.097% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 65 74 20
Median salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £51,700 £63,500 £49,600
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £70,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -3.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
85989 96019 100080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.01% 87.50% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 71918 78944 79934
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,991
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SABSA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing SABSA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SABSA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SABSA
Salary Trend

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

SABSA Salary Trend in the UK

SABSA
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SABSA over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 within the UK.

SABSA Salary Histogram in the UK

SABSA
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SABSA within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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
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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 +47 99 £75,000 +7.14% 12
London +70 54 £76,250 +2.00% 8
South East +33 27 £72,500 +3.57% 1
Berkshire +30 26 £72,500 +7.40% 1
Reading +24 20 £72,500 +11.53% 1
East of England +31 10 £47,500 -20.83% 2
Hertfordshire - 9 £47,500 -
City of London +67 6 £90,000 +46.93% 1
Wales - 5 £60,000 -
South Wales - 5 £60,000 -
Cardiff - 5 £60,000 -
Leeds - 3 £65,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £65,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 3 £65,000 - 1
North West +3 2 £56,000 -20.00%
Manchester - 2 £56,000 -
Watford - 2 £47,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £70,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £77,500 - 2
Luton - 1 £77,500 - 2

SABSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing SABSA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SABSA.

1 155 (83.78%) TOGAF
2 109 (58.92%) CISSP
3 104 (56.22%) Information Security
4 100 (54.05%) Security Architecture
5 78 (42.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 76 (41.08%) Cybersecurity
7 63 (34.05%) CISM
8 51 (27.57%) Finance
9 42 (22.70%) Microsoft
10 40 (21.62%) Telecoms
11 38 (20.54%) ISSAP
12 35 (18.92%) Presales
13 33 (17.84%) PCI DSS
14 32 (17.30%) SC Cleared
14 32 (17.30%) Security Cleared
14 32 (17.30%) HMG Security Policy Framework
15 31 (16.76%) Data Protection
15 31 (16.76%) Cisco
16 30 (16.22%) Network Security
17 29 (15.68%) Risk Management
17 29 (15.68%) CISA
18 28 (15.14%) Risk Assessment
18 28 (15.14%) Enterprise Architecture
18 28 (15.14%) IaaS
19 27 (14.59%) SIEM
19 27 (14.59%) Unix
20 26 (14.05%) Management Information System
20 26 (14.05%) CESG Certified Professional
21 25 (13.51%) Degree
21 25 (13.51%) Zachman Framework

SABSA
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 (3.24%) IIS
1 6 (3.24%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.16%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.08%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 14 (7.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.16%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (15.14%) IaaS
2 10 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (4.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.32%) SaaS
4 6 (3.24%) PaaS
5 2 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.08%) Nimbula
5 2 (1.08%) Office 365
5 2 (1.08%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 30 (16.22%) Network Security
2 19 (10.27%) Firewall
3 18 (9.73%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (2.16%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (2.16%) VPN
5 3 (1.62%) DNS
6 2 (1.08%) ATM
6 2 (1.08%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (1.08%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (1.08%) Frame Relay
6 2 (1.08%) Internet
6 2 (1.08%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.08%) LAN
6 2 (1.08%) NAS
6 2 (1.08%) SAN
6 2 (1.08%) SCCP
6 2 (1.08%) SSL
6 2 (1.08%) WAN
6 2 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.16%) Oracle Database
1 4 (2.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Hudson
General
1 51 (27.57%) Finance
2 40 (21.62%) Telecoms
3 11 (5.95%) Legal
4 9 (4.86%) Banking
5 8 (4.32%) Local Government
6 4 (2.16%) Publishing
7 1 (0.54%) Electronics
7 1 (0.54%) Games
7 1 (0.54%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.54%) Law
7 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.54%) Marketing
7 1 (0.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 115 (62.16%) Architect
2 108 (58.38%) Security Architect
3 34 (18.38%) IT Architect
4 29 (15.68%) IT Security Architect
5 24 (12.97%) Analyst
5 24 (12.97%) Cybersecurity Architect
5 24 (12.97%) Security Analyst
6 19 (10.27%) Information Security Architect
6 19 (10.27%) Security Specialist
7 18 (9.73%) TOGAF Architect
8 16 (8.65%) Consultant
9 14 (7.57%) Information Architect
10 13 (7.03%) Security Consultant
11 12 (6.49%) Enterprise Architect
11 12 (6.49%) Enterprise Security Architect
12 11 (5.95%) SABSA Security Architect
13 10 (5.41%) Security Technical Architect
13 10 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
13 10 (5.41%) Senior Security Analyst
13 10 (5.41%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.08%) JSON
1 2 (1.08%) OAuth
1 2 (1.08%) REST
1 2 (1.08%) SAML
1 2 (1.08%) Web Services
1 2 (1.08%) XML
2 1 (0.54%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.05%) Management Information System
2 21 (11.35%) Data Centre
3 17 (9.19%) Cyber Attack
4 15 (8.11%) Computer Science
5 14 (7.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 8 (4.32%) Cyberthreat
7 7 (3.78%) Mathematics
8 6 (3.24%) Embedded Systems
8 6 (3.24%) FMCG
8 6 (3.24%) Smartcard
9 4 (2.16%) Driving Licence
9 4 (2.16%) Enterprise Cloud
9 4 (2.16%) PKI
9 4 (2.16%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.62%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (1.62%) Mainframe
11 2 (1.08%) CESG
11 2 (1.08%) Cryptography
11 2 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (1.08%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 27 (14.59%) Unix
2 15 (8.11%) Windows
3 12 (6.49%) Windows Server
4 6 (3.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.62%) Linux
6 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.54%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (83.78%) TOGAF
2 104 (56.22%) Information Security
3 100 (54.05%) Security Architecture
4 76 (41.08%) Cybersecurity
5 35 (18.92%) Presales
6 31 (16.76%) Data Protection
7 29 (15.68%) Risk Management
8 28 (15.14%) Enterprise Architecture
8 28 (15.14%) Risk Assessment
9 27 (14.59%) SIEM
10 25 (13.51%) Zachman Framework
11 22 (11.89%) Network Design
12 21 (11.35%) Stakeholder Management
13 19 (10.27%) Identity Management
14 18 (9.73%) Penetration Testing
15 16 (8.65%) ITIL
16 14 (7.57%) Ethical Hacking
16 14 (7.57%) Technical Architecture
17 12 (6.49%) Mentoring
18 11 (5.95%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 13 (7.03%) C
2 7 (3.78%) Java
3 1 (0.54%) C++
3 1 (0.54%) Perl
3 1 (0.54%) PHP
3 1 (0.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 109 (58.92%) CISSP
2 63 (34.05%) CISM
3 38 (20.54%) ISSAP
4 32 (17.30%) SC Cleared
4 32 (17.30%) Security Cleared
5 29 (15.68%) CISA
6 26 (14.05%) CESG Certified Professional
7 25 (13.51%) Degree
8 20 (10.81%) CEH
8 20 (10.81%) CLAS
9 12 (6.49%) GIAC
10 11 (5.95%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (4.32%) ISACA
11 8 (4.32%) SANS
12 6 (3.24%) GCED
12 6 (3.24%) GPEN
12 6 (3.24%) GPPA
12 6 (3.24%) GSSP-JAVA
12 6 (3.24%) GWAPT
12 6 (3.24%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (42.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 33 (17.84%) PCI DSS
3 32 (17.30%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 11 (5.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (5.41%) COBIT
6 6 (3.24%) ISAE 3402
6 6 (3.24%) ISO 9001
6 6 (3.24%) ISO27005
7 3 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 2 (1.08%) ISO27002
8 2 (1.08%) JSP 440
System Software
1 15 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.32%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.32%) Hyper-V
3 6 (3.24%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (3.24%) XenApp
3 6 (3.24%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.08%) vCloud
4 2 (1.08%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (4.32%) QRadar
1 8 (4.32%) RSA Security Analytics
2 2 (1.08%) SCCM
2 2 (1.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 42 (22.70%) Microsoft
2 31 (16.76%) Cisco
3 15 (8.11%) VMware
4 14 (7.57%) IBM
4 14 (7.57%) Intel Security
5 11 (5.95%) CheckPoint
5 11 (5.95%) F5
6 8 (4.32%) AlgoSec
6 8 (4.32%) Cyber-Ark
6 8 (4.32%) FireEye
6 8 (4.32%) Forcepoint
6 8 (4.32%) Fortinet
6 8 (4.32%) Intel
6 8 (4.32%) Juniper
6 8 (4.32%) Lancope
6 8 (4.32%) Oracle
6 8 (4.32%) Sourcefire
6 8 (4.32%) Splunk
6 8 (4.32%) Symantec
6 8 (4.32%) Trend Micro
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