The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sherwood Applied Business Security Architecture (SABSA)
Rank 887 841 872
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +31
Permanent jobs citing SABSA 18 38 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.035% 0.023%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.019% 0.044% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 11 26 17
Average salary £70,000 £90,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £58,800
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £90,000 £85,500
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £90,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94231 85648 91265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.41% 78.72% 77.39%
Number of salaries quoted 75933 70032 77735
Average salary £47,500 £46,250 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +0.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 25 July 2014 within the UK.

SABSA Salary Histogram in the UK

SABSA
Top 10 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 25 July 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 -34 18 £70,000 - 3
London -45 10 £67,500 -3.57% 2
City of London -9 6 - -
South East -10 5 £50,000 -33.33%
Milton Keynes - 4 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £50,000 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £75,000 -
South West - 3 £75,000 -
Cheltenham - 3 £75,000 -
Berkshire +5 1 £75,000 -

SABSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 34 (79.07%) Information Security
2 29 (67.44%) TOGAF
3 28 (65.12%) Security Architecture
4 25 (58.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 24 (55.81%) CISSP
6 21 (48.84%) Risk Management
7 15 (34.88%) Management Information System
7 15 (34.88%) Project Management
8 14 (32.56%) CISM
9 12 (27.91%) Windows
9 12 (27.91%) Linux
9 12 (27.91%) Risk Analysis
10 11 (25.58%) Benchmarking
10 11 (25.58%) Risk Assessment
11 10 (23.26%) Finance
11 10 (23.26%) GAP Analysis
11 10 (23.26%) ISSAP
11 10 (23.26%) Penetration Testing
12 9 (20.93%) Technical Architecture
13 8 (18.60%) Cyber Security
14 7 (16.28%) Security Cleared
15 6 (13.95%) DV Cleared
15 6 (13.95%) Business Development
15 6 (13.95%) PCI DSS
15 6 (13.95%) Zachman Framework
16 5 (11.63%) Security Management
16 5 (11.63%) ITIL
16 5 (11.63%) SC Cleared
16 5 (11.63%) COBIT
16 5 (11.63%) Network Security

SABSA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) Network Security
2 4 (9.30%) MPLS
2 4 (9.30%) Firewall
3 2 (4.65%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.33%) NAS
4 1 (2.33%) DHCP
4 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.33%) DNS
4 1 (2.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 10 (23.26%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.98%) Banking
2 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (55.81%) Architect
2 23 (53.49%) Security Architect
3 6 (13.95%) Information Architect
3 6 (13.95%) Information Security Architect
4 5 (11.63%) Security Solutions Architect
4 5 (11.63%) Information Security Consultant
4 5 (11.63%) Security Consultant
4 5 (11.63%) Consultant
4 5 (11.63%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Security Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Cyber Security Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Digital Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Network Architect
7 1 (2.33%) IT Security Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Security Manager
7 1 (2.33%) IT Security Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) JSP
2 2 (4.65%) SOAP
2 2 (4.65%) Web Services
2 2 (4.65%) XML
2 2 (4.65%) XSD
2 2 (4.65%) JMS
2 2 (4.65%) WSDL
2 2 (4.65%) Java EE
3 1 (2.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.88%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.98%) SCADA
3 2 (4.65%) CCTV
4 1 (2.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.91%) Windows
1 12 (27.91%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (79.07%) Information Security
2 29 (67.44%) TOGAF
3 28 (65.12%) Security Architecture
4 21 (48.84%) Risk Management
5 15 (34.88%) Project Management
6 12 (27.91%) Risk Analysis
7 11 (25.58%) Risk Assessment
7 11 (25.58%) Benchmarking
8 10 (23.26%) GAP Analysis
8 10 (23.26%) Penetration Testing
9 9 (20.93%) Technical Architecture
10 8 (18.60%) Cyber Security
11 6 (13.95%) Zachman Framework
11 6 (13.95%) Business Development
12 5 (11.63%) ITIL
12 5 (11.63%) Security Management
13 4 (9.30%) Data Security
13 4 (9.30%) UML
14 3 (6.98%) Online Security
14 3 (6.98%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (55.81%) CISSP
2 14 (32.56%) CISM
3 10 (23.26%) ISSAP
4 7 (16.28%) Security Cleared
5 6 (13.95%) DV Cleared
6 5 (11.63%) SC Cleared
6 5 (11.63%) CEH
7 4 (9.30%) Degree
7 4 (9.30%) CISA
8 3 (6.98%) CITP
8 3 (6.98%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) MCSE
9 1 (2.33%) MCITP
9 1 (2.33%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (2.33%) PMP
9 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
9 1 (2.33%) SSCP
9 1 (2.33%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (58.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (13.95%) PCI DSS
3 5 (11.63%) COBIT
4 3 (6.98%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 2 (4.65%) Cisco
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) HP
2 1 (2.33%) Juniper
2 1 (2.33%) Veritas
2 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.33%) VMware
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle
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