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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sherwood Applied Business Security Architecture (SABSA)
UK
Rank 762 873 886
Rank change year-on-year
+111 +13
Permanent jobs citing SABSA 89 69 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.068% 0.066%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.077% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 64 47 58
Median salary £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £63,750 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+9.80% -1.92%

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
74604 89126 91423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.73% 88.31% 86.72%
Number of salaries quoted 61307 73847 74567
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £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 28 February 2017 within the UK.

SABSA Salary Histogram in the UK

SABSA
Top 21 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 28 February 2017. 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 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 +100 79 £75,000 +15.38% 13
London +77 62 £80,000 +23.07% 6
City of London +32 9 £87,500 +16.66% 4
South East +50 7 £55,000 -21.42% 1
Berkshire +36 6 £55,000 -20.00% 1
North West - 5 £57,500 - 2
Wales - 3 - - 1
Swansea - 3 - - 1
West Wales - 3 - - 1
West Midlands +31 2 £67,500 +15.38% 1
Coventry - 2 £67,500 -
Surrey +55 1 - -
Reading +37 1 - - 1
Leeds +13 1 £65,000 +18.18% 1
West Yorkshire +13 1 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Yorkshire +13 1 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Essex - 1 £44,296 -
Saffron Walden - 1 £44,296 -
Feltham - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £57,500 - 2
East of England - 1 £44,296 -

SABSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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.

1 122 (72.19%) CISSP
2 98 (57.99%) Information Security
3 87 (51.48%) TOGAF
4 86 (50.89%) CISM
5 71 (42.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 62 (36.69%) Penetration Testing
7 58 (34.32%) Degree
8 51 (30.18%) CISA
9 49 (28.99%) Cybersecurity
10 47 (27.81%) SIEM
11 46 (27.22%) Security Architecture
12 36 (21.30%) Management Information System
12 36 (21.30%) Agile Software Development
12 36 (21.30%) E-Commerce
13 35 (20.71%) Risk Assessment
13 35 (20.71%) Computer Science
13 35 (20.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
14 32 (18.93%) SOA
15 29 (17.16%) Java
16 28 (16.57%) PCI DSS
17 27 (15.98%) Security Testing
17 27 (15.98%) Data Protection
18 26 (15.38%) Incident Management
18 26 (15.38%) Oracle
18 26 (15.38%) Risk Management
19 25 (14.79%) GSNA
19 25 (14.79%) GCFA
19 25 (14.79%) C
19 25 (14.79%) Salesforce.com
19 25 (14.79%) Oracle EBS R12

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 25 (14.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (4.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.59%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.59%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (5.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 25 (14.79%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.10%) IaaS
2 5 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.65%) Firewall
2 8 (4.73%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (4.14%) LAN
3 7 (4.14%) WAN
4 5 (2.96%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (2.37%) Network Security
6 2 (1.18%) SNMP
6 2 (1.18%) VLAN
7 1 (0.59%) DNS
7 1 (0.59%) MPLS
7 1 (0.59%) SAN
7 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.59%) VPN
7 1 (0.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (14.79%) Oracle Database
2 11 (6.51%) Big Data
3 7 (4.14%) SQL Server
4 6 (3.55%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.59%) CouchDB
5 1 (0.59%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.59%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.59%) MySQL
5 1 (0.59%) Neo4j
5 1 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.59%) Relational Database
General
1 23 (13.61%) Finance
2 14 (8.28%) Telecoms
3 12 (7.10%) Games
4 10 (5.92%) Legal
5 5 (2.96%) Banking
6 4 (2.37%) Retail
7 1 (0.59%) Local Government
7 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 90 (53.25%) Architect
2 81 (47.93%) Security Architect
3 24 (14.20%) Information Security Architect
4 23 (13.61%) Information Architect
5 21 (12.43%) Consultant
5 21 (12.43%) Security Consultant
6 17 (10.06%) Security Manager
7 15 (8.88%) Risk Manager
8 14 (8.28%) Senior Architect
9 13 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 13 (7.69%) Security Specialist
9 13 (7.69%) Technology Manager
10 11 (6.51%) Senior Security Architect
11 10 (5.92%) Analyst
12 9 (5.33%) Security Analyst
12 9 (5.33%) Solutions Architect
13 7 (4.14%) IT Security Analyst
13 7 (4.14%) Senior Analyst
13 7 (4.14%) Senior Manager
13 7 (4.14%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.33%) Middleware
2 1 (0.59%) .NET
2 1 (0.59%) HTML
2 1 (0.59%) HTML5
2 1 (0.59%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 36 (21.30%) Management Information System
2 35 (20.71%) Computer Science
3 18 (10.65%) PKI
4 11 (6.51%) CESG
5 10 (5.92%) NHS
6 8 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.96%) Cyber Attack
7 5 (2.96%) Cyberthreat
7 5 (2.96%) PMI
8 4 (2.37%) Algorithms
8 4 (2.37%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.78%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.18%) Security Operations Centre
10 2 (1.18%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.59%) Blog
11 1 (0.59%) Cyber Defence
11 1 (0.59%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.59%) e-Health
11 1 (0.59%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.28%) Unix
2 3 (1.78%) Linux
2 3 (1.78%) Windows
3 1 (0.59%) VMS
3 1 (0.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (57.99%) Information Security
2 87 (51.48%) TOGAF
3 62 (36.69%) Penetration Testing
4 49 (28.99%) Cybersecurity
5 47 (27.81%) SIEM
6 46 (27.22%) Security Architecture
7 36 (21.30%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (21.30%) E-Commerce
8 35 (20.71%) Risk Assessment
8 35 (20.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 32 (18.93%) SOA
10 27 (15.98%) Data Protection
10 27 (15.98%) Security Testing
11 26 (15.38%) Incident Management
11 26 (15.38%) Risk Management
12 25 (14.79%) Security Auditing
13 22 (13.02%) ITIL
14 20 (11.83%) Identity Management
15 18 (10.65%) Technical Architecture
16 16 (9.47%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (17.16%) Java
2 25 (14.79%) C
3 2 (1.18%) C++
3 2 (1.18%) Perl
3 2 (1.18%) PHP
3 2 (1.18%) Python
4 1 (0.59%) C#
4 1 (0.59%) Go
4 1 (0.59%) Haskell
4 1 (0.59%) R
4 1 (0.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 122 (72.19%) CISSP
2 86 (50.89%) CISM
3 58 (34.32%) Degree
4 51 (30.18%) CISA
5 25 (14.79%) GCED
5 25 (14.79%) GCFA
5 25 (14.79%) GPEN
5 25 (14.79%) GPPA
5 25 (14.79%) GSNA
5 25 (14.79%) GSSP-JAVA
5 25 (14.79%) GWAPT
6 23 (13.61%) GIAC
7 20 (11.83%) CEH
7 20 (11.83%) ISSAP
8 19 (11.24%) Security Cleared
9 17 (10.06%) CESG Certified Professional
10 13 (7.69%) SANS
11 9 (5.33%) CREST Certified
12 8 (4.73%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (4.73%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (42.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (16.57%) PCI DSS
3 17 (10.06%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 11 (6.51%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 4 (2.37%) COBIT
6 3 (1.78%) RMADS
7 2 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.59%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.59%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.59%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.59%) Docker
2 1 (0.59%) KVM
2 1 (0.59%) LXC
2 1 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.59%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 1 (0.59%) Xen
2 1 (0.59%) XenApp
2 1 (0.59%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (2.96%) QRadar
1 5 (2.96%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (0.59%) Ansible
2 1 (0.59%) Mesos
Vendors
1 26 (15.38%) Oracle
2 25 (14.79%) Salesforce.com
3 20 (11.83%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.55%) F5
5 5 (2.96%) AlgoSec
5 5 (2.96%) CheckPoint
5 5 (2.96%) Cisco
5 5 (2.96%) CyberArk
5 5 (2.96%) FireEye
5 5 (2.96%) Forcepoint
5 5 (2.96%) Fortinet
5 5 (2.96%) IBM
5 5 (2.96%) Intel
5 5 (2.96%) Intel Security
5 5 (2.96%) Lancope
5 5 (2.96%) Palo Alto
5 5 (2.96%) Sourcefire
5 5 (2.96%) Splunk
5 5 (2.96%) Symantec
5 5 (2.96%) Trend Micro
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - 95,000k + great package
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - 95,000k + great package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - 95,000k + great package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - 95,000k + great package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £ 85,000 + car allowance (5.9k) + bonus (10-15%) + pension + hea
Posted: 4 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37428 - £42991 per annum + up to 10k allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
UK Wide
Capgemini
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago