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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sherwood Applied Business Security Architecture (SABSA)
Rank 799 918 850
Rank change year-on-year
+119 -68
Permanent jobs citing SABSA 103 20 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.093% 0.017% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.020% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 81 12 23
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £75,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £75,000 £90,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%

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
93605 97685 87746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.58% 82.72% 80.80%
Number of salaries quoted 76475 79074 72329
Average salary £50,000 £48,558 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.96% +6.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 3 July 2015 within the UK.

SABSA Salary Histogram in the UK

SABSA
Top 27 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 3 July 2015. 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 +103 100 £70,000 - 5
London +75 64 £70,750 +8.84% 4
South East +21 13 £77,500 +55.00% 1
North West - 12 £70,000 -
Cheshire - 12 £70,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 10 - -
East of England - 10 - -
Cambridge - 8 - -
City of London +35 7 £65,000 - 1
Berkshire +1 7 £77,500 +3.33% 1
Reading - 6 £83,750 - 1
Hampshire - 4 £92,500 -
Hook - 3 £92,500 -
Buckinghamshire -9 2 £62,500 +25.00%
Milton Keynes -13 2 £62,500 +25.00%
Canary Wharf - 2 £70,000 -
Hammersmith - 2 £70,000 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 £90,000 -
Scotland - 1 £57,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 £57,500 -
County Antrim - 1 £90,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £77,500 -
Belfast - 1 £90,000 -
Bracknell - 1 £70,000 -
Shropshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -

SABSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 164 (85.42%) TOGAF
2 105 (54.69%) Security Architecture
3 82 (42.71%) Information Security
4 73 (38.02%) ITIL
5 61 (31.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 60 (31.25%) COBIT
7 58 (30.21%) Finance
8 52 (27.08%) CISSP
9 45 (23.44%) Cyber Security
10 44 (22.92%) Data Centre
11 42 (21.88%) Firewall
12 41 (21.35%) Enterprise Architecture
13 34 (17.71%) Security Cleared
13 34 (17.71%) Management Information System
14 32 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
15 31 (16.15%) Agile Software Development
16 30 (15.63%) Project Management
17 28 (14.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 27 (14.06%) Project Planning
18 27 (14.06%) VMware Infrastructure
18 27 (14.06%) CESG
18 27 (14.06%) VMware
18 27 (14.06%) Cisco
18 27 (14.06%) Juniper
19 26 (13.54%) MS Visio
19 26 (13.54%) CISM
19 26 (13.54%) DoDAF
20 25 (13.02%) Legal
21 24 (12.50%) Validation
21 24 (12.50%) Retail

SABSA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 15 (7.81%) IIS
1 15 (7.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (13.54%) MS Visio
2 15 (7.81%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.04%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.85%) SaaS
2 15 (7.81%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (21.88%) Firewall
2 24 (12.50%) DNS
3 20 (10.42%) Intrusion Detection
4 17 (8.85%) SAN
5 16 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 15 (7.81%) DHCP
6 15 (7.81%) NAS
7 14 (7.29%) Wireless
8 13 (6.77%) Network Security
9 10 (5.21%) MPLS
10 9 (4.69%) OSPF
10 9 (4.69%) BGP
10 9 (4.69%) EIGRP
10 9 (4.69%) IGRP
10 9 (4.69%) HTTPS
10 9 (4.69%) Ethernet
10 9 (4.69%) FTP
10 9 (4.69%) HTTP
10 9 (4.69%) ATM
10 9 (4.69%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.81%) SQL Server
1 15 (7.81%) Oracle Database 10g
1 15 (7.81%) Oracle Database 11g
1 15 (7.81%) Oracle Database
2 4 (2.08%) Big Data
3 1 (0.52%) Data Mining
General
1 58 (30.21%) Finance
2 25 (13.02%) Legal
3 24 (12.50%) Retail
4 18 (9.38%) Banking
5 15 (7.81%) Billing
6 14 (7.29%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.56%) Electronics
7 3 (1.56%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.04%) Publishing
9 1 (0.52%) Marketing
9 1 (0.52%) French Language
9 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 147 (76.56%) Architect
2 103 (53.65%) Security Architect
3 45 (23.44%) Enterprise Architect
4 40 (20.83%) Enterprise Security Architect
5 25 (13.02%) Consultant
6 22 (11.46%) Technical Architect
6 22 (11.46%) Security Consultant
7 18 (9.38%) Security Specialist
8 14 (7.29%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (5.73%) Information Architect
9 11 (5.73%) Information Security Architect
10 9 (4.69%) Network Architect
10 9 (4.69%) Security Manager
11 8 (4.17%) IT Architect
11 8 (4.17%) IT Security Architect
12 7 (3.65%) Security Engineer
13 6 (3.13%) Infrastructure Specialist
13 6 (3.13%) CLAS Consultant
14 5 (2.60%) Technical Manager
14 5 (2.60%) Technical Assurance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.81%) Software Packaging
2 11 (5.73%) JSP
3 5 (2.60%) SOAP
3 5 (2.60%) Web Services
3 5 (2.60%) REST
4 2 (1.04%) SAML
4 2 (1.04%) OAuth
5 1 (0.52%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 44 (22.92%) Data Centre
2 34 (17.71%) Management Information System
3 27 (14.06%) CESG
4 22 (11.46%) PKI
5 15 (7.81%) Clustering
5 15 (7.81%) N-Tier
6 14 (7.29%) CESG CLAS
7 11 (5.73%) Computer Science
8 8 (4.17%) GIS
9 4 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.56%) BYOD
10 3 (1.56%) Cryptography
11 2 (1.04%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (1.04%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.52%) Derivative
12 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.52%) Tandem
12 1 (0.52%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 19 (9.90%) Linux
2 17 (8.85%) Windows
3 15 (7.81%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (7.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (7.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.04%) AIX
4 2 (1.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (85.42%) TOGAF
2 105 (54.69%) Security Architecture
3 82 (42.71%) Information Security
4 73 (38.02%) ITIL
5 45 (23.44%) Cyber Security
6 41 (21.35%) Enterprise Architecture
7 32 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
8 31 (16.15%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (15.63%) Project Management
10 28 (14.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 27 (14.06%) Project Planning
12 26 (13.54%) DoDAF
13 24 (12.50%) Validation
14 22 (11.46%) UML
15 21 (10.94%) Waterfall
16 19 (9.90%) Risk Management
17 18 (9.38%) MODAF
17 18 (9.38%) Business Development
18 17 (8.85%) Migration
18 17 (8.85%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 18 (9.38%) C
2 2 (1.04%) Java
3 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 52 (27.08%) CISSP
2 34 (17.71%) Security Cleared
3 26 (13.54%) CISM
4 18 (9.38%) Degree
5 15 (7.81%) SC Cleared
5 15 (7.81%) MCITP
5 15 (7.81%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 15 (7.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 15 (7.81%) MCSE
5 15 (7.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (6.25%) DV Cleared
7 10 (5.21%) ISSAP
8 9 (4.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (3.13%) CISA
10 5 (2.60%) CEH
11 4 (2.08%) ISSEP
11 4 (2.08%) SSCP
12 3 (1.56%) PMI Certification
12 3 (1.56%) GIAC
12 3 (1.56%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (31.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 60 (31.25%) COBIT
3 17 (8.85%) PCI DSS
4 11 (5.73%) JSP 440
5 3 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (1.04%) QA
7 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 27 (14.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (7.81%) Hyper-V
2 15 (7.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 15 (7.81%) vSphere
2 15 (7.81%) vCloud
2 15 (7.81%) Active Directory
2 15 (7.81%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (7.81%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 27 (14.06%) Cisco
1 27 (14.06%) Juniper
1 27 (14.06%) VMware
2 24 (12.50%) HP
3 19 (9.90%) Oracle
4 15 (7.81%) Microsoft
4 15 (7.81%) Veritas
4 15 (7.81%) Red Hat
5 10 (5.21%) F5
6 9 (4.69%) CheckPoint
7 5 (2.60%) SAP
8 3 (1.56%) WorldPay
9 2 (1.04%) Tripwire
9 2 (1.04%) NetIQ
10 1 (0.52%) Websense
10 1 (0.52%) Blue Coat
10 1 (0.52%) Ruckus Wireless
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