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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sherwood Applied Business Security Architecture (SABSA)
Rank 877 891 983
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +92
Permanent jobs citing SABSA 63 96 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.086% 0.022%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.070% 0.100% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 54 82 15
Median salary £70,000 £85,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,250 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £90,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £90,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +33.33%

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
90249 96307 103353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.63% 85.97% 85.30%
Number of salaries quoted 75115 77827 83349
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 £32,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 2 May 2016 within the UK.

SABSA Salary Histogram in the UK

SABSA
Top 28 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 2 May 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
(Click see detailed
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 -25 60 £70,000 -17.64% 11
South East +45 38 £70,000 -22.22% 4
Reading +20 16 £70,000 -22.22% 2
Berkshire +20 16 £70,000 -22.22% 2
Surrey - 14 £70,000 - 1
London -49 11 £80,000 - 6
Leatherhead - 9 £70,000 -
Milton Keynes - 6 £70,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 6 £70,000 -
South West - 3 £70,000 -
North West - 3 £70,000 -
Gloucester - 3 £70,000 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £70,000 -
City of London +30 2 £80,000 -11.11% 2
Manchester - 2 £70,500 -
Watford - 2 £52,500 -
Redhill - 2 £70,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £52,500 -
East of England - 2 £52,500 - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £67,500 -
Crawley - 1 £67,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £95,000 -
Abingdon - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 £95,000 -
Harrow - 1 - -
Croydon - 1 £75,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £95,000 -

SABSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 May 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.

1 146 (88.48%) TOGAF
2 109 (66.06%) Security Architecture
3 99 (60.00%) Information Security
4 85 (51.52%) CISSP
5 68 (41.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 66 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
7 55 (33.33%) Finance
8 42 (25.45%) CISM
9 39 (23.64%) Security Cleared
10 34 (20.61%) SC Cleared
11 33 (20.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 31 (18.79%) Security Testing
13 30 (18.18%) PCI DSS
13 30 (18.18%) Telecoms
14 28 (16.97%) Degree
15 27 (16.36%) Risk Management
15 27 (16.36%) Management Information System
15 27 (16.36%) Network Design
16 25 (15.15%) Risk Assessment
17 24 (14.55%) CESG Certified Professional
18 23 (13.94%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 23 (13.94%) CISA
18 23 (13.94%) Presales
19 22 (13.33%) Microsoft
20 21 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
20 21 (12.73%) Data Protection
21 19 (11.52%) ISSAP
21 19 (11.52%) Stakeholder Management
22 18 (10.91%) ITIL
23 17 (10.30%) Waterfall

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 9 (5.45%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.64%) IIS
3 1 (0.61%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 6 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.42%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.21%) MS Office
3 2 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.21%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.24%) IaaS
2 2 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.21%) Office 365
2 2 (1.21%) PaaS
2 2 (1.21%) SaaS
2 2 (1.21%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.27%) Firewall
1 12 (7.27%) Wireless
2 9 (5.45%) DNS
3 5 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (2.42%) Network Security
5 2 (1.21%) Internet
5 2 (1.21%) SCCP
5 2 (1.21%) VPN
5 2 (1.21%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.64%) Big Data
2 3 (1.82%) GIS
3 2 (1.21%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (3.03%) Hudson
General
1 55 (33.33%) Finance
2 30 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.03%) Publishing
4 3 (1.82%) Banking
4 3 (1.82%) Law
4 3 (1.82%) Retail
5 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.61%) Legal
5 1 (0.61%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 131 (79.39%) Architect
2 125 (75.76%) Security Architect
3 29 (17.58%) Cybersecurity Architect
4 22 (13.33%) IT Architect
4 22 (13.33%) IT Security Architect
5 21 (12.73%) Enterprise Architect
5 21 (12.73%) Information Security Architect
6 17 (10.30%) Enterprise Security Architect
6 17 (10.30%) Information Architect
6 17 (10.30%) Senior Architect
7 14 (8.48%) Consultant
8 11 (6.67%) Analyst
8 11 (6.67%) Security Analyst
8 11 (6.67%) Senior Security Architect
8 11 (6.67%) TOGAF Architect
9 10 (6.06%) CISSP Architect
9 10 (6.06%) Security Consultant
10 9 (5.45%) Information Assurance Architect
10 9 (5.45%) SABSA Security Architect
10 9 (5.45%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.21%) JSON
1 2 (1.21%) Middleware
1 2 (1.21%) OAuth
1 2 (1.21%) REST
1 2 (1.21%) SailPoint
1 2 (1.21%) SAML
1 2 (1.21%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
1 2 (1.21%) Web Services
1 2 (1.21%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.36%) Management Information System
2 14 (8.48%) CESG
2 14 (8.48%) Computer Science
3 10 (6.06%) Mathematics
4 9 (5.45%) Mainframe
5 8 (4.85%) Data Centre
6 7 (4.24%) BYOD
6 7 (4.24%) Cryptography
7 6 (3.64%) CESG CLAS
7 6 (3.64%) Embedded Systems
7 6 (3.64%) Smartcard
8 4 (2.42%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.82%) Cyberthreat
9 3 (1.82%) EPoS
9 3 (1.82%) PKI
9 3 (1.82%) PMI
10 2 (1.21%) Contactless
10 2 (1.21%) Cyber Attack
10 2 (1.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (1.21%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.27%) Windows
2 9 (5.45%) Unix
3 1 (0.61%) Solaris
3 1 (0.61%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (88.48%) TOGAF
2 109 (66.06%) Security Architecture
3 99 (60.00%) Information Security
4 66 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
5 31 (18.79%) Security Testing
6 27 (16.36%) Network Design
6 27 (16.36%) Risk Management
7 25 (15.15%) Risk Assessment
8 23 (13.94%) Presales
8 23 (13.94%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 21 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (12.73%) Data Protection
10 19 (11.52%) Stakeholder Management
11 18 (10.91%) ITIL
12 17 (10.30%) Business Development
12 17 (10.30%) Enterprise Architecture
12 17 (10.30%) Waterfall
13 15 (9.09%) Identity Access Management
14 13 (7.88%) Security Operations
15 12 (7.27%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 15 (9.09%) C
2 1 (0.61%) Java
Qualifications
1 85 (51.52%) CISSP
2 42 (25.45%) CISM
3 39 (23.64%) Security Cleared
4 34 (20.61%) SC Cleared
5 28 (16.97%) Degree
6 24 (14.55%) CESG Certified Professional
7 23 (13.94%) CISA
8 19 (11.52%) ISSAP
9 15 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (8.48%) CLAS
11 13 (7.88%) CEH
12 11 (6.67%) GIAC
12 11 (6.67%) SANS
13 9 (5.45%) CCDP
13 9 (5.45%) CREST Certified
14 6 (3.64%) IISP
15 5 (3.03%) DV Cleared
16 3 (1.82%) CCSE
16 3 (1.82%) PMI Certification
16 3 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (41.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 33 (20.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 30 (18.18%) PCI DSS
4 11 (6.67%) COBIT
5 10 (6.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (3.64%) ISAE 3402
6 6 (3.64%) ISO 9001
6 6 (3.64%) ISO27005
7 3 (1.82%) ISO27002
7 3 (1.82%) JSP 440
7 3 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 11 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.21%) IAG
Systems Management
1 2 (1.21%) CA Single Sign-On
1 2 (1.21%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 2 (1.21%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 22 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.85%) IBM
3 6 (3.64%) ArcSight
3 6 (3.64%) Barracuda Networks
3 6 (3.64%) Cisco
3 6 (3.64%) Intel Security
3 6 (3.64%) Oracle
3 6 (3.64%) Qualys
3 6 (3.64%) Tripwire
4 5 (3.03%) SAP
5 4 (2.42%) Sun
5 4 (2.42%) VMware
6 3 (1.82%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.21%) CA
7 2 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.21%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.61%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.61%) F5
8 1 (0.61%) Pega
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