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 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sherwood Applied Business Security Architecture (SABSA)
Rank 803 911 886
Rank change year-on-year
+108 -25
Permanent jobs citing SABSA 95 26 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.021% 0.006%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.026% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 79 13 7
Average salary £85,000 £70,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £50,000 £65,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £75,000 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £90,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +3.70%

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
91598 99987 88133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.34% 82.04% 80.06%
Number of salaries quoted 74162 80730 72429
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 7 May 2015 within the UK.

SABSA Salary Histogram in the UK

SABSA
Top 18 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 7 May 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 +101 93 £85,000 +21.42% 10
London +93 73 £78,500 +30.83% 6
City of London +43 20 £90,000 +80.00% 3
South East +26 16 £90,000 +33.33%
Berkshire +12 13 £90,000 +33.33%
Reading +6 13 £90,000 +33.33%
Hammersmith - 4 £70,000 -
Feltham - 3 £55,000 -
Shropshire - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 - -
East of England - 2 - - 2
Cambridgeshire - 2 - - 2
Hampshire - 1 £85,000 -
County Antrim - 1 £90,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £85,000 -
Belfast - 1 £90,000 -
Cambridge - 1 - - 2
Northern Ireland - 1 £90,000 -

SABSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 May 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.

1 140 (84.34%) TOGAF
2 102 (61.45%) Security Architecture
3 79 (47.59%) Information Security
4 67 (40.36%) ITIL
4 67 (40.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 56 (33.73%) COBIT
5 56 (33.73%) CISSP
6 48 (28.92%) Security Cleared
7 45 (27.11%) Finance
8 44 (26.51%) Firewall
9 41 (24.70%) Management Information System
10 32 (19.28%) Agile Software Development
11 29 (17.47%) CESG
11 29 (17.47%) Zachman Framework
11 29 (17.47%) Cyber Security
12 27 (16.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 26 (15.66%) SC Cleared
14 25 (15.06%) CISM
15 23 (13.86%) VMware
15 23 (13.86%) Project Management
15 23 (13.86%) Juniper
15 23 (13.86%) Cisco
15 23 (13.86%) VMware Infrastructure
16 21 (12.65%) Project Planning
16 21 (12.65%) MS Visio
16 21 (12.65%) HP
16 21 (12.65%) DNS
16 21 (12.65%) Validation
16 21 (12.65%) Legal
16 21 (12.65%) DoDAF

SABSA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 14 (8.43%) SharePoint
2 12 (7.23%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (12.65%) MS Visio
2 12 (7.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.64%) SaaS
2 12 (7.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 44 (26.51%) Firewall
2 21 (12.65%) DNS
3 18 (10.84%) SAN
4 17 (10.24%) Wireless
5 13 (7.83%) TCP/IP
6 12 (7.23%) DHCP
6 12 (7.23%) Intrusion Detection
6 12 (7.23%) NAS
7 11 (6.63%) Network Security
8 9 (5.42%) IPsec
8 9 (5.42%) Ethernet
8 9 (5.42%) FTP
8 9 (5.42%) HTTP
8 9 (5.42%) ATM
8 9 (5.42%) LAN
8 9 (5.42%) WAN
8 9 (5.42%) SMTP
8 9 (5.42%) HTTPS
8 9 (5.42%) MPLS
8 9 (5.42%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.23%) Oracle Database 10g
1 12 (7.23%) SQL Server
1 12 (7.23%) Oracle Database 11g
1 12 (7.23%) Oracle Database
2 6 (3.61%) Big Data
General
1 45 (27.11%) Finance
2 21 (12.65%) Legal
2 21 (12.65%) Retail
3 12 (7.23%) Billing
4 4 (2.41%) Electronics
5 3 (1.81%) Publishing
6 2 (1.20%) Banking
7 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.60%) French Language
Job Titles
1 122 (73.49%) Architect
2 84 (50.60%) Security Architect
3 38 (22.89%) Enterprise Architect
4 35 (21.08%) Consultant
4 35 (21.08%) Enterprise Security Architect
5 32 (19.28%) Security Consultant
6 19 (11.45%) Solutions Architect
7 16 (9.64%) Security Specialist
7 16 (9.64%) Technical Architect
8 9 (5.42%) Network Architect
9 6 (3.61%) CLAS Consultant
9 6 (3.61%) Information Security Architect
9 6 (3.61%) Information Architect
9 6 (3.61%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 4 (2.41%) IT Security Architect
10 4 (2.41%) Security Engineer
10 4 (2.41%) IT Architect
10 4 (2.41%) Enterprise Consultant
10 4 (2.41%) Security Manager
11 3 (1.81%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.23%) JSP
1 12 (7.23%) Software Packaging
2 11 (6.63%) REST
2 11 (6.63%) SOAP
2 11 (6.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 41 (24.70%) Management Information System
2 29 (17.47%) CESG
3 19 (11.45%) PKI
4 16 (9.64%) CESG CLAS
5 13 (7.83%) Computer Science
6 12 (7.23%) N-Tier
6 12 (7.23%) Clustering
7 9 (5.42%) GIS
8 5 (3.01%) BYOD
9 4 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.20%) Mobile Payment
10 2 (1.20%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.60%) Derivative
11 1 (0.60%) PMI
11 1 (0.60%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.84%) Windows
2 15 (9.04%) Linux
3 12 (7.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (7.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (7.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.81%) UNIX
5 1 (0.60%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (84.34%) TOGAF
2 102 (61.45%) Security Architecture
3 79 (47.59%) Information Security
4 67 (40.36%) ITIL
5 32 (19.28%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (17.47%) Zachman Framework
6 29 (17.47%) Cyber Security
7 27 (16.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 23 (13.86%) Project Management
9 21 (12.65%) Project Planning
9 21 (12.65%) Validation
9 21 (12.65%) DoDAF
9 21 (12.65%) Enterprise Architecture
10 17 (10.24%) Business Development
11 15 (9.04%) UML
11 15 (9.04%) Risk Assessment
12 14 (8.43%) Scrum
12 14 (8.43%) Migration
12 14 (8.43%) PRINCE2
12 14 (8.43%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.64%) C
2 1 (0.60%) Java
Qualifications
1 56 (33.73%) CISSP
2 48 (28.92%) Security Cleared
3 26 (15.66%) SC Cleared
4 25 (15.06%) CISM
5 17 (10.24%) Degree
6 14 (8.43%) DV Cleared
7 12 (7.23%) MCSE
7 12 (7.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (7.23%) MCITP
7 12 (7.23%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 12 (7.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (6.02%) ISSAP
9 9 (5.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (3.01%) CEH
11 4 (2.41%) SSCP
11 4 (2.41%) ISSEP
12 3 (1.81%) CISA
12 3 (1.81%) PMI Certification
12 3 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (1.81%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (40.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 56 (33.73%) COBIT
3 14 (8.43%) PCI DSS
4 12 (7.23%) JSP 440
5 3 (1.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (1.20%) QA
7 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 23 (13.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (7.23%) Terminal Services
2 12 (7.23%) Active Directory
2 12 (7.23%) vCloud
2 12 (7.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 12 (7.23%) Hyper-V
2 12 (7.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (7.23%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 23 (13.86%) VMware
1 23 (13.86%) Juniper
1 23 (13.86%) Cisco
2 21 (12.65%) HP
3 17 (10.24%) Oracle
4 12 (7.23%) Microsoft
4 12 (7.23%) Veritas
4 12 (7.23%) Red Hat
5 9 (5.42%) CheckPoint
5 9 (5.42%) F5
6 5 (3.01%) SAP
7 2 (1.20%) WorldPay
7 2 (1.20%) Citrix
8 1 (0.60%) Tripwire
8 1 (0.60%) NetIQ
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Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £1.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car, Boonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£85,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
PwC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago