The table below looks at the statistics for SABSA skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SABSA over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sherwood Applied Business Security Architecture (SABSA)
Rank 858 838 839
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +1
Permanent jobs citing SABSA 38 43 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.040% 0.052%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.041% 0.050% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 33 31 45
Average salary £75,000 £77,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £43,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £84,000
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 £90,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%

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
92333 86744 92837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.96% 81.25% 79.04%
Number of salaries quoted 73720 71172 78538
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SABSA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SABSA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 September 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SABSA within the UK over the 3 months to 17 September 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -24 38 £75,000 +7.14% 1
London +7 21 £75,000 +7.14% 1
City of London +18 10 £75,000 +7.14% 1
South East +1 8 £80,000 +89.34%
Berkshire +15 7 £80,000 -
Reading +10 7 £80,000 -
North West -12 6 £72,500 -3.33%
Cheshire -8 5 £72,500 -3.33%
Knutsford - 2 £72,500 -
West Midlands -5 1 - -
East of England - 1 £62,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £70,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £62,500 -
Shropshire - 1 - -
South West - 1 £70,000 -
Telford - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £72,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Cheltenham - 1 £70,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £62,500 -

SABSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SABSA also 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 that cited SABSA.

1 46 (79.31%) Security Architecture
2 43 (74.14%) TOGAF
3 37 (63.79%) Information Security
4 27 (46.55%) Finance
5 18 (31.03%) COBIT
5 18 (31.03%) Cyber Security
6 17 (29.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 15 (25.86%) Risk Management
8 14 (24.14%) CISSP
9 13 (22.41%) ITIL
9 13 (22.41%) Linux
10 12 (20.69%) Windows
10 12 (20.69%) Wi-Fi
11 11 (18.97%) Web Services
11 11 (18.97%) XML
11 11 (18.97%) PRINCE
12 10 (17.24%) Management Information System
12 10 (17.24%) Risk Assessment
12 10 (17.24%) Security Cleared
13 9 (15.52%) VPN
13 9 (15.52%) SAML
13 9 (15.52%) Internet
13 9 (15.52%) CISM
13 9 (15.52%) Penetration Testing
13 9 (15.52%) Enterprise Architecture
13 9 (15.52%) Technical Architecture
13 9 (15.52%) JSON
13 9 (15.52%) SC Cleared
13 9 (15.52%) OAuth
13 9 (15.52%) REST

SABSA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SABSA also 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 that cited SABSA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.07%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.69%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (15.52%) VPN
2 9 (15.52%) Internet
3 8 (13.79%) Firewall
4 5 (8.62%) MPLS
5 2 (3.45%) SAN
5 2 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (3.45%) Network Security
6 1 (1.72%) NAS
6 1 (1.72%) DNS
6 1 (1.72%) DHCP
6 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (1.72%) Big Data
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
General
1 27 (46.55%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Banking
3 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
4 1 (1.72%) Legal
4 1 (1.72%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 41 (70.69%) Architect
2 39 (67.24%) Security Architect
3 15 (25.86%) Enterprise Architect
4 14 (24.14%) Enterprise Security Architect
5 7 (12.07%) Security Consultant
5 7 (12.07%) Consultant
6 5 (8.62%) Information Security Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) Security Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) IT Security Consultant
8 2 (3.45%) Information Architect
8 2 (3.45%) IT Consultant
8 2 (3.45%) Information Security Architect
8 2 (3.45%) Cyber Security Architect
9 1 (1.72%) Network Architect
9 1 (1.72%) Network Security Architect
9 1 (1.72%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.97%) Web Services
1 11 (18.97%) XML
2 9 (15.52%) SAML
2 9 (15.52%) JSON
2 9 (15.52%) OAuth
2 9 (15.52%) REST
3 2 (3.45%) SOAP
3 2 (3.45%) Java EE
3 2 (3.45%) XSD
3 2 (3.45%) JMS
3 2 (3.45%) WSDL
4 1 (1.72%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.72%) SailPoint
4 1 (1.72%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.17%) PKI
3 3 (5.17%) CCTV
4 2 (3.45%) Cryptography
4 2 (3.45%) Biometrics
5 1 (1.72%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.72%) SCADA
5 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.72%) Open Source
5 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.41%) Linux
2 12 (20.69%) Windows
3 2 (3.45%) AIX
3 2 (3.45%) UNIX
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (79.31%) Security Architecture
2 43 (74.14%) TOGAF
3 37 (63.79%) Information Security
4 18 (31.03%) Cyber Security
5 15 (25.86%) Risk Management
6 13 (22.41%) ITIL
7 11 (18.97%) PRINCE
8 10 (17.24%) Risk Assessment
9 9 (15.52%) Penetration Testing
9 9 (15.52%) Enterprise Architecture
9 9 (15.52%) Technical Architecture
10 8 (13.79%) Risk Analysis
10 8 (13.79%) SOA
10 8 (13.79%) Benchmarking
10 8 (13.79%) Project Management
11 7 (12.07%) Change Management
11 7 (12.07%) GAP Analysis
11 7 (12.07%) Business Development
12 6 (10.34%) Identity Management
13 4 (6.90%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (24.14%) CISSP
2 10 (17.24%) Security Cleared
3 9 (15.52%) SC Cleared
3 9 (15.52%) CISM
4 7 (12.07%) ISSAP
5 6 (10.34%) DV Cleared
5 6 (10.34%) CEH
6 2 (3.45%) GIAC
7 1 (1.72%) MCSE
7 1 (1.72%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.72%) MBA
7 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.72%) MCITP
7 1 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (31.03%) COBIT
2 17 (29.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 3 (5.17%) Oracle
1 3 (5.17%) Cisco
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.45%) Juniper
2 2 (3.45%) NetIQ
2 2 (3.45%) VMware
2 2 (3.45%) Tripwire
3 1 (1.72%) ForgeRock
3 1 (1.72%) Symantec
3 1 (1.72%) Veritas
3 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.72%) HP
3 1 (1.72%) EMC
3 1 (1.72%) Citrix
3 1 (1.72%) IBM
3 1 (1.72%) SAP
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Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 14 days ago