The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Security Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Architect
UK
Rank 548 617 714
Rank change year-on-year
+69 +97
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 303 334 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.33% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.34% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 252 256 200
Median salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
79883 98427 103086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.32% 96.43% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 66300 82530 84981
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Security Architect in the job title.

Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Security Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Architect within the UK.

Security Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Security Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Architect over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 within the UK.

Security Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Security Architect
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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 +85 288 £75,000 +7.14% 43
London +77 151 £80,000 +6.66% 25
South East +87 63 £75,000 +15.38% 4
Berkshire +64 33 £75,000 +17.64% 2
South West +21 24 £65,000 +4.00% 3
Surrey +64 21 £90,000 +28.57% 1
City of London +27 17 £95,000 +35.71% 5
East of England +8 14 £100,000 +17.64%
Bristol +3 12 £70,000 +14.28% 1
North West -13 12 £75,000 +15.38% 2
Yorkshire +30 10 £56,250 +2.27% 4
Reading +41 9 £70,000 +3.70% 2
Hertfordshire +2 9 £100,000 +17.64%
Gloucester -4 8 £65,000 - 1
Gloucestershire -10 8 £65,000 +4.00% 1
Manchester -30 8 £75,000 +15.38% 2
West Midlands +24 7 £81,250 +30.00% 4
West Yorkshire +19 7 £56,250 +2.27% 1
Leeds +23 6 £56,250 +2.27% 1
Buckinghamshire +14 6 £80,000 -5.88%
Hampshire +24 5 £80,000 +6.66%
Cambridgeshire - 5 - -
Cambridge - 4 - -
Milton Keynes +13 3 £80,000 -5.88%
North Yorkshire 0 3 - -
Woking - 3 £82,500 -
Newbury - 3 - -
Canary Wharf - 3 £82,500 -
Portsmouth - 3 £80,000 -
Wolverhampton - 3 £82,500 -

Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Security Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Security Architect in the job title.

1 328 (46.92%) Security Architecture
2 310 (44.35%) Information Security
3 234 (33.48%) CISSP
4 173 (24.75%) Cybersecurity
5 154 (22.03%) Firewall
6 141 (20.17%) CISM
7 126 (18.03%) Security Cleared
8 121 (17.31%) Presales
9 120 (17.17%) TOGAF
10 119 (17.02%) Cisco
11 112 (16.02%) Finance
12 110 (15.74%) SC Cleared
13 108 (15.45%) Network Security
13 108 (15.45%) CISA
14 105 (15.02%) SIEM
15 103 (14.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 93 (13.30%) Degree
16 93 (13.30%) Data Protection
17 83 (11.87%) PCI DSS
18 82 (11.73%) SABSA
19 75 (10.73%) Management Information System
20 68 (9.73%) Data Centre
21 66 (9.44%) Cisco Certification
22 63 (9.01%) PKI
22 63 (9.01%) Palo Alto
22 63 (9.01%) Security Operations
23 58 (8.30%) Penetration Testing
23 58 (8.30%) CheckPoint
24 57 (8.15%) Identity Access Management
25 55 (7.87%) Java

Security Architect Skill Set
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 34 (4.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 13 (1.86%) WebLogic
2 13 (1.86%) WebSphere
3 12 (1.72%) JBoss
4 11 (1.57%) Apache
5 3 (0.43%) IBM Domino
5 3 (0.43%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.29%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.29%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.29%) IIS
7 1 (0.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (0.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.14%) MS Project
2 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 26 (3.72%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (1.29%) Temenos T24
3 2 (0.29%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 43 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (4.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.57%) SaaS
5 1 (0.14%) IaaS
5 1 (0.14%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 154 (22.03%) Firewall
2 108 (15.45%) Network Security
3 52 (7.44%) VPN
4 51 (7.30%) Intrusion Detection
5 50 (7.15%) Cisco ASA
6 43 (6.15%) WAN
7 34 (4.86%) MPLS
8 28 (4.01%) SSL
9 26 (3.72%) LAN
9 26 (3.72%) Wireless
10 22 (3.15%) Cisco Nexus
11 20 (2.86%) BGP
12 19 (2.72%) HTTP
12 19 (2.72%) LDAP
13 17 (2.43%) OSPF
14 15 (2.15%) SAN
15 14 (2.00%) DNS
16 9 (1.29%) Wireshark
17 8 (1.14%) Multicast
17 8 (1.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (7.58%) Big Data
2 29 (4.15%) Oracle Database
3 9 (1.29%) MongoDB
4 7 (1.00%) Hadoop
5 3 (0.43%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.29%) Apache Hive
6 2 (0.29%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.29%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.14%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.14%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.14%) DB2
7 1 (0.14%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (1.72%) AppScan
1 12 (1.72%) Burp Suite
1 12 (1.72%) Paros
2 10 (1.43%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 112 (16.02%) Finance
2 29 (4.15%) Banking
2 29 (4.15%) Retail
3 28 (4.01%) Telecoms
4 25 (3.58%) Legal
5 18 (2.58%) Games
6 15 (2.15%) Advertising
7 12 (1.72%) Aerospace
8 10 (1.43%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (0.86%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.29%) Back Office
12 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.14%) Local Government
12 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.29%) AngularJS
1 9 (1.29%) Node.js
1 9 (1.29%) RabbitMQ
2 8 (1.14%) .NET
2 8 (1.14%) Web Services
3 6 (0.86%) OpenID
3 6 (0.86%) SAML
4 5 (0.72%) Java EE
4 5 (0.72%) Middleware
4 5 (0.72%) OAuth2
4 5 (0.72%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (0.57%) JCE
6 3 (0.43%) REST
7 2 (0.29%) iOS SDK
7 2 (0.29%) SPNEGO
8 1 (0.14%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.14%) JAAS
8 1 (0.14%) OAuth
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 1 (0.14%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 75 (10.73%) Management Information System
2 68 (9.73%) Data Centre
3 63 (9.01%) PKI
4 49 (7.01%) Computer Science
5 42 (6.01%) Security Operations Centre
6 38 (5.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 31 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
8 30 (4.29%) CESG
9 18 (2.58%) Cyberthreat
10 16 (2.29%) Cyber Defence
10 16 (2.29%) Hybrid Cloud
11 10 (1.43%) Algorithms
11 10 (1.43%) Fintech
12 9 (1.29%) Virtual Team
13 8 (1.14%) Mainframe
14 7 (1.00%) CESG CLAS
15 6 (0.86%) iPad
15 6 (0.86%) Public Cloud
16 5 (0.72%) Private Cloud
17 4 (0.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 41 (5.87%) Linux
2 40 (5.72%) Windows
3 35 (5.01%) Unix
4 7 (1.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (0.72%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.57%) CentOS
6 4 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.14%) AIX
7 1 (0.14%) Android
7 1 (0.14%) Debian
7 1 (0.14%) SUSE
7 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.14%) VMS
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 328 (46.92%) Security Architecture
2 310 (44.35%) Information Security
3 173 (24.75%) Cybersecurity
4 121 (17.31%) Presales
5 120 (17.17%) TOGAF
6 105 (15.02%) SIEM
7 93 (13.30%) Data Protection
8 82 (11.73%) SABSA
9 63 (9.01%) Security Operations
10 58 (8.30%) Penetration Testing
11 57 (8.15%) Identity Access Management
12 53 (7.58%) ITIL
13 52 (7.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 51 (7.30%) Fraud Detection
14 51 (7.30%) Identity Management
14 51 (7.30%) Multi-Factor Authentication
15 47 (6.72%) Project Management
16 46 (6.58%) Risk Management
17 44 (6.29%) E-Commerce
18 43 (6.15%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 55 (7.87%) Java
2 46 (6.58%) C
3 15 (2.15%) JavaScript
4 12 (1.72%) Python
5 9 (1.29%) SQL
6 6 (0.86%) Ruby
7 3 (0.43%) Perl
7 3 (0.43%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.29%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.29%) C++
9 1 (0.14%) C#
9 1 (0.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 234 (33.48%) CISSP
2 141 (20.17%) CISM
3 126 (18.03%) Security Cleared
4 110 (15.74%) SC Cleared
5 108 (15.45%) CISA
6 93 (13.30%) Degree
7 66 (9.44%) Cisco Certification
8 46 (6.58%) CEH
9 44 (6.29%) CCIE
10 41 (5.87%) DV Cleared
11 37 (5.29%) GIAC
12 28 (4.01%) CESG Certified Professional
13 26 (3.72%) GCED
13 26 (3.72%) GCFA
13 26 (3.72%) GPEN
13 26 (3.72%) GPPA
13 26 (3.72%) GSNA
13 26 (3.72%) GSSP-JAVA
13 26 (3.72%) GWAPT
13 26 (3.72%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (14.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 83 (11.87%) PCI DSS
3 15 (2.15%) RMADS
4 13 (1.86%) PMO
5 11 (1.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 11 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 11 (1.57%) QA
6 8 (1.14%) GPG13
7 7 (1.00%) Cyber Essentials
8 6 (0.86%) COBIT
9 5 (0.72%) HIPAA
9 5 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.29%) BS7799
10 2 (0.29%) ISO27002
10 2 (0.29%) JSP 440
10 2 (0.29%) SAS 70
11 1 (0.14%) GDPR
System Software
1 41 (5.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (2.86%) VMware ESX
3 6 (0.86%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.57%) Docker
4 4 (0.57%) IAG
5 3 (0.43%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.43%) Xen
6 2 (0.29%) Firmware
6 2 (0.29%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.14%) HDFS
7 1 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.14%) vSphere
7 1 (0.14%) XenApp
7 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (2.86%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 15 (2.15%) QRadar
3 13 (1.86%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 12 (1.72%) HP Fortify
4 12 (1.72%) WebInspect
5 11 (1.57%) Puppet
6 10 (1.43%) Ansible
6 10 (1.43%) CSIRT
7 7 (1.00%) RSA Security Analytics
8 6 (0.86%) Cisco Prime
8 6 (0.86%) FortiGate
9 5 (0.72%) HAProxy
10 4 (0.57%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 2 (0.29%) Nessus
12 1 (0.14%) Nagios
12 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
12 1 (0.14%) Oracle Identity Management
12 1 (0.14%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 1 (0.14%) RSA Archer
12 1 (0.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 119 (17.02%) Cisco
2 63 (9.01%) Palo Alto
3 58 (8.30%) CheckPoint
4 50 (7.15%) Juniper
5 49 (7.01%) VMware
6 42 (6.01%) Oracle
7 41 (5.87%) Splunk
8 26 (3.72%) F5
8 26 (3.72%) Salesforce.com
9 24 (3.43%) Microsoft
10 22 (3.15%) ArcSight
11 21 (3.00%) IBM
12 18 (2.58%) Imperva
13 17 (2.43%) LogLogic
14 16 (2.29%) AlgoSec
14 16 (2.29%) Meraki
15 15 (2.15%) HP
16 12 (1.72%) SAP
16 12 (1.72%) SolarWinds
17 11 (1.57%) Symantec
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + competitive + flexiable working
Posted: 18 hours ago
Yorkshire
iSource IT
Salary: Corporate Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 to £65,000 plus package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 to £65,000 plus package
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West
LA International
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £95000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Ingenio
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ingenio
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90000 - £150000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: up to £41,361 dependent upon skills and experience plus an Employer Pension contribution worth around £7,000.
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East London
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Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum
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London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Flexible benefits package
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