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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sherwood Applied Business Security Architecture (SABSA)
Rank 816 856 868
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +12
Permanent jobs citing SABSA 71 38 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.035% 0.005%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.080% 0.043% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 59 23 4
Average salary £70,000 £75,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £63,750 £65,000 -
% change year-on-year
-1.92% -

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
88683 88197 85657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.84% 82.39% 80.06%
Number of salaries quoted 72219 69978 71435
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 2 March 2015 within the UK.

SABSA Salary Histogram in the UK

SABSA
Top 11 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 2 March 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 +50 68 £70,000 -6.66% 7
London +40 51 £80,000 +3.22% 6
City of London +21 19 £90,000 +33.33% 2
South East -9 17 £63,750 -1.92% 1
Berkshire +10 12 £63,750 -1.92%
Reading -2 3 £90,000 +38.46%
Hampshire -2 1 £85,000 -
South West -5 1 £65,000 +8.33%
Avon - 1 £65,000 -
Surrey - 1 £65,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £85,000 -

SABSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 147 (89.09%) TOGAF
2 116 (70.30%) Security Architecture
3 108 (65.45%) Information Security
4 75 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 69 (41.82%) CISSP
6 67 (40.61%) Security Cleared
7 57 (34.55%) ITIL
8 56 (33.94%) COBIT
9 49 (29.70%) Finance
10 46 (27.88%) Firewall
11 44 (26.67%) Management Information System
12 40 (24.24%) SC Cleared
13 36 (21.82%) CISM
14 29 (17.58%) CESG
15 27 (16.36%) Wireless
15 27 (16.36%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 23 (13.94%) Zachman Framework
17 21 (12.73%) PKI
17 21 (12.73%) Change Management
18 20 (12.12%) PCI DSS
19 19 (11.52%) Cyber Security
19 19 (11.52%) Agile Software Development
19 19 (11.52%) PRINCE
20 16 (9.70%) CESG CLAS
21 15 (9.09%) SAN
21 15 (9.09%) Windows
21 15 (9.09%) Information Assurance
22 14 (8.48%) VMware Infrastructure
22 14 (8.48%) Oracle
22 14 (8.48%) VMware

SABSA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 10 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.24%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (4.24%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.45%) SaaS
2 3 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 46 (27.88%) Firewall
2 27 (16.36%) Wireless
3 15 (9.09%) SAN
4 8 (4.85%) Network Security
5 7 (4.24%) DNS
6 4 (2.42%) HTTPS
6 4 (2.42%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (2.42%) FWSM
6 4 (2.42%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (2.42%) MPLS
6 4 (2.42%) OSPF
6 4 (2.42%) BGP
6 4 (2.42%) EIGRP
6 4 (2.42%) IGRP
6 4 (2.42%) X.509
6 4 (2.42%) IPsec
6 4 (2.42%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (2.42%) VLAN
6 4 (2.42%) ATM
6 4 (2.42%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.82%) SQL Server
1 3 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (1.82%) Big Data
1 3 (1.82%) Oracle Database
General
1 49 (29.70%) Finance
2 8 (4.85%) Retail
3 7 (4.24%) Legal
3 7 (4.24%) Electronics
4 3 (1.82%) Billing
5 2 (1.21%) Banking
5 2 (1.21%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.61%) Publishing
6 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 128 (77.58%) Architect
2 111 (67.27%) Security Architect
3 48 (29.09%) Enterprise Architect
4 42 (25.45%) Enterprise Security Architect
5 33 (20.00%) Consultant
6 30 (18.18%) Security Consultant
7 17 (10.30%) Solutions Architect
8 14 (8.48%) Technical Architect
9 8 (4.85%) Enterprise Consultant
10 7 (4.24%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
10 7 (4.24%) Security Solutions Architect
11 6 (3.64%) CLAS Consultant
11 6 (3.64%) Security Engineer
12 4 (2.42%) Network Architect
12 4 (2.42%) Security Advisor
13 3 (1.82%) Security Specialist
14 2 (1.21%) Infrastructure Specialist
14 2 (1.21%) Technical Security Consultant
14 2 (1.21%) Security Manager
14 2 (1.21%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.85%) JSP
1 8 (4.85%) SOAP
1 8 (4.85%) Web Services
1 8 (4.85%) REST
2 3 (1.82%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 44 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 29 (17.58%) CESG
3 21 (12.73%) PKI
4 16 (9.70%) CESG CLAS
5 8 (4.85%) Computer Science
6 7 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.03%) GIS
8 3 (1.82%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.82%) Clustering
8 3 (1.82%) Open Source
9 2 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.21%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (1.21%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.61%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.09%) Windows
2 9 (5.45%) Linux
3 7 (4.24%) UNIX
4 4 (2.42%) AIX
5 3 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (89.09%) TOGAF
2 116 (70.30%) Security Architecture
3 108 (65.45%) Information Security
4 57 (34.55%) ITIL
5 27 (16.36%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 23 (13.94%) Zachman Framework
7 21 (12.73%) Change Management
8 19 (11.52%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (11.52%) PRINCE
8 19 (11.52%) Cyber Security
9 15 (9.09%) Information Assurance
10 14 (8.48%) Identity Management
10 14 (8.48%) Enterprise Architecture
11 13 (7.88%) Security Management
12 11 (6.67%) E-Commerce
13 10 (6.06%) Security Testing
14 9 (5.45%) Microservices
14 9 (5.45%) Risk Management
14 9 (5.45%) Strategic Planning
15 8 (4.85%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.85%) C
2 1 (0.61%) Java
Qualifications
1 69 (41.82%) CISSP
2 67 (40.61%) Security Cleared
3 40 (24.24%) SC Cleared
4 36 (21.82%) CISM
5 12 (7.27%) Degree
6 11 (6.67%) ISSAP
7 7 (4.24%) DV Cleared
8 5 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (2.42%) SSCP
9 4 (2.42%) CISA
9 4 (2.42%) ISSEP
9 4 (2.42%) CEH
9 4 (2.42%) ISACA
10 3 (1.82%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.82%) MCITP
10 3 (1.82%) CSSLP
10 3 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (1.82%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 56 (33.94%) COBIT
3 20 (12.12%) PCI DSS
4 8 (4.85%) JSP 440
5 7 (4.24%) QA
6 2 (1.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (8.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.82%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (1.82%) vSphere
2 3 (1.82%) vCloud
2 3 (1.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.82%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (1.82%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 14 (8.48%) Oracle
1 14 (8.48%) VMware
2 9 (5.45%) Cisco
2 9 (5.45%) Juniper
3 7 (4.24%) HP
3 7 (4.24%) Citrix
4 4 (2.42%) Tripwire
4 4 (2.42%) F5
4 4 (2.42%) CheckPoint
4 4 (2.42%) NetIQ
5 3 (1.82%) Veritas
5 3 (1.82%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.82%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.82%) SAP
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum plus 17.5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago