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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sherwood Applied Business Security Architecture (SABSA)
Rank 846 865 904
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +39
Permanent jobs citing SABSA 89 72 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.068% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.079% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 58 64 21
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -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
87935 90766 89428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 86.82% 85.27% 84.97%
Number of salaries quoted 72987 74501 71137
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 12 February 2016 within the UK.

SABSA Salary Histogram in the UK

SABSA
Top 25 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 12 February 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
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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 +38 86 £65,000 -7.14% 6
London +18 51 £72,500 +3.57% 6
Yorkshire - 10 £55,000 -
South East +2 9 £67,500 +3.84%
West Yorkshire - 8 £55,000 -
Leeds - 8 £55,000 -
City of London +48 6 £75,000 -16.66% 1
Reading +10 5 £67,500 -20.58%
South West -7 5 £55,000 -15.38%
Berkshire -24 5 £67,500 -
Surrey +14 4 £70,000 +7.69%
West Midlands -13 3 £58,000 -
Gloucestershire - 3 - -
Gloucester - 3 - -
Guildford - 3 - -
Sheffield - 2 £102,500 -
Wiltshire - 2 £55,000 -
Warwickshire - 2 £58,000 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £102,500 -
East of England -2 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 - -
Harrow - 1 - -
Leatherhead - 1 £70,000 -
Norwich - 1 - -

SABSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 139 (83.73%) TOGAF
2 115 (69.28%) Information Security
3 104 (62.65%) Security Architecture
4 95 (57.23%) CISSP
5 54 (32.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 51 (30.72%) Cybersecurity
7 45 (27.11%) Security Testing
8 43 (25.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 40 (24.10%) CISM
10 37 (22.29%) Risk Management
10 37 (22.29%) Degree
11 36 (21.69%) CESG Certified Professional
11 36 (21.69%) Management Information System
12 32 (19.28%) Finance
13 29 (17.47%) Agile Software Development
14 28 (16.87%) C
14 28 (16.87%) Security Cleared
15 26 (15.66%) SANS
16 25 (15.06%) Cisco Certification
16 25 (15.06%) CESG
17 23 (13.86%) Logistics
17 23 (13.86%) Enterprise Architecture
17 23 (13.86%) Wireless
18 22 (13.25%) CLAS
19 21 (12.65%) Windows
20 20 (12.05%) HMG Security Policy Framework
20 20 (12.05%) PCI DSS
20 20 (12.05%) Information Assurance
21 19 (11.45%) Waterfall
21 19 (11.45%) Zachman Framework

SABSA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 9 (5.42%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.81%) IIS
3 1 (0.60%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 5 (3.01%) MS Excel
1 5 (3.01%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.20%) MS Office
2 2 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (13.86%) Wireless
2 13 (7.83%) Firewall
3 9 (5.42%) DNS
4 8 (4.82%) SAN
5 6 (3.61%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.60%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.23%) GIS
2 7 (4.22%) Big Data
3 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (3.01%) Hudson
General
1 32 (19.28%) Finance
2 7 (4.22%) Publishing
3 5 (3.01%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.81%) Law
4 3 (1.81%) Retail
5 2 (1.20%) Banking
5 2 (1.20%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 140 (84.34%) Architect
2 131 (78.92%) Security Architect
3 41 (24.70%) Enterprise Architect
4 37 (22.29%) Enterprise Security Architect
5 20 (12.05%) SABSA Security Architect
6 17 (10.24%) CISSP Architect
6 17 (10.24%) Information Architect
6 17 (10.24%) Information Security Architect
7 15 (9.04%) Consultant
7 15 (9.04%) Senior Architect
8 10 (6.02%) Information Assurance Architect
8 10 (6.02%) Security Consultant
9 9 (5.42%) Senior Security Architect
10 8 (4.82%) Analyst
10 8 (4.82%) Security Analyst
11 7 (4.22%) Cybersecurity Architect
11 7 (4.22%) Information Analyst
11 7 (4.22%) Information Security Analyst
11 7 (4.22%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (4.22%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.20%) Middleware
1 2 (1.20%) SailPoint
1 2 (1.20%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 36 (21.69%) Management Information System
2 25 (15.06%) CESG
3 15 (9.04%) CESG CLAS
4 12 (7.23%) PKI
5 9 (5.42%) Data Centre
6 7 (4.22%) Mainframe
7 6 (3.61%) BYOD
8 5 (3.01%) Computer Science
8 5 (3.01%) Cryptography
9 4 (2.41%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.81%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.81%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (1.81%) PMI
11 2 (1.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (0.60%) EPoS
12 1 (0.60%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 21 (12.65%) Windows
2 15 (9.04%) Unix
3 1 (0.60%) Solaris
3 1 (0.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (83.73%) TOGAF
2 115 (69.28%) Information Security
3 104 (62.65%) Security Architecture
4 51 (30.72%) Cybersecurity
5 45 (27.11%) Security Testing
6 43 (25.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 37 (22.29%) Risk Management
8 29 (17.47%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (13.86%) Enterprise Architecture
9 23 (13.86%) Logistics
10 20 (12.05%) Information Assurance
11 19 (11.45%) Waterfall
11 19 (11.45%) Zachman Framework
12 18 (10.84%) Risk Assessment
12 18 (10.84%) SDLC
13 17 (10.24%) ArchiMate
13 17 (10.24%) ITIL
13 17 (10.24%) UML
14 16 (9.64%) Data Protection
14 16 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (16.87%) C
Qualifications
1 95 (57.23%) CISSP
2 40 (24.10%) CISM
3 37 (22.29%) Degree
4 36 (21.69%) CESG Certified Professional
5 28 (16.87%) Security Cleared
6 26 (15.66%) SANS
7 25 (15.06%) Cisco Certification
8 22 (13.25%) CLAS
9 16 (9.64%) ISSAP
10 15 (9.04%) CISA
10 15 (9.04%) DV Cleared
11 14 (8.43%) GIAC
11 14 (8.43%) SC Cleared
12 13 (7.83%) CCNA
13 11 (6.63%) CCNP
14 10 (6.02%) CEH
15 9 (5.42%) CCDP
16 8 (4.82%) CREST Certified
16 8 (4.82%) CSSLP
17 3 (1.81%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (32.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (12.05%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 20 (12.05%) PCI DSS
3 17 (10.24%) COBIT
4 12 (7.23%) ISO27002
4 12 (7.23%) JSP 440
5 3 (1.81%) QA
5 3 (1.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (7.23%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.20%) IAG
Systems Management
1 2 (1.20%) CA Single Sign-On
1 2 (1.20%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 2 (1.20%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 17 (10.24%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.83%) Oracle
3 6 (3.61%) SAP
4 4 (2.41%) VMware
5 3 (1.81%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.20%) CA
6 2 (1.20%) Cisco
6 2 (1.20%) IBM
7 1 (0.60%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.60%) F5
7 1 (0.60%) Pega
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum
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UK
Acumin
Salary: From £50,000 to £130,000 per annum Package includes medical insurance,
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Posted: 17 days ago
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Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
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