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 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architect
Rank 581 661 762
Rank change year-on-year
+80 +101
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 351 327 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.30% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.31% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 275 255 155
Median salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,250
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £90,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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
94162 105563 113042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.20% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79243 87474 91242
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 August 2016 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 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +47 313 £70,000 - 39
London +96 142 £70,000 -9.67% 17
South East +41 79 £72,500 +11.53% 6
Berkshire +11 29 £72,500 +3.57% 2
City of London +65 25 £75,000 +7.14% 2
West Midlands -22 24 £70,000 - 3
Reading +24 22 £71,250 +9.61% 1
South West +10 21 £70,000 +12.00% 4
Birmingham -7 21 £70,000 - 1
Bristol - 19 £70,000 - 3
Yorkshire +32 16 £67,500 -3.57% 5
Surrey +29 15 £70,000 +33.33% 3
Scotland +20 15 £52,500 -22.79%
East of England +32 14 £70,000 +3.70% 2
West Yorkshire +25 14 £67,500 -3.57% 3
Edinburgh +13 14 £52,500 -22.79%
Hertfordshire +26 13 £70,000 -
Buckinghamshire +22 13 £72,500 +18.36%
Hampshire +9 13 £73,750 -20.27%
Leeds +37 11 £65,000 -7.14% 3
North West -9 11 £65,000 -7.14% 2
Leatherhead - 10 £67,500 -
Milton Keynes +22 8 £72,500 +18.36%
Manchester -17 8 £71,250 +3.26% 1
St Albans - 8 £70,000 -
South Wales +14 7 £60,000 -
Wales +10 7 £60,000 -
Cardiff - 5 £60,000 -
Farnborough - 5 - -
Oxfordshire - 4 £70,000 -

Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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.

1 396 (52.31%) Security Architecture
2 323 (42.67%) CISSP
3 315 (41.61%) Information Security
4 287 (37.91%) Cybersecurity
5 267 (35.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 218 (28.80%) TOGAF
7 210 (27.74%) Security Cleared
8 205 (27.08%) SC Cleared
9 179 (23.65%) Finance
10 171 (22.59%) Firewall
11 154 (20.34%) CISM
12 140 (18.49%) Data Protection
13 128 (16.91%) PCI DSS
14 118 (15.59%) Presales
15 116 (15.32%) Network Security
16 108 (14.27%) SABSA
17 107 (14.13%) Management Information System
18 104 (13.74%) Identity Management
19 103 (13.61%) Risk Management
20 88 (11.62%) Agile Software Development
20 88 (11.62%) Microsoft
21 87 (11.49%) Security Operations
22 86 (11.36%) Degree
23 81 (10.70%) Cisco
24 80 (10.57%) PKI
25 78 (10.30%) Network Design
26 77 (10.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
27 73 (9.64%) CISA
28 71 (9.38%) ITIL
29 69 (9.11%) Security Operations Centre

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 35 (4.62%) SharePoint
2 13 (1.72%) MS Exchange
3 11 (1.45%) IIS
4 10 (1.32%) OpenStack
5 8 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (0.66%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.13%) Apache
7 1 (0.13%) CMS
7 1 (0.13%) SAS
7 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (0.92%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.79%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.53%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 65 (8.59%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (6.08%) PaaS
3 43 (5.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 36 (4.76%) SaaS
5 34 (4.49%) IaaS
6 9 (1.19%) OpenShift
7 7 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.66%) Apcera
9 3 (0.40%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.26%) Office 365
10 2 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 171 (22.59%) Firewall
2 116 (15.32%) Network Security
3 63 (8.32%) VPN
4 49 (6.47%) WAN
5 47 (6.21%) LAN
6 36 (4.76%) DNS
7 30 (3.96%) Cisco ASA
8 19 (2.51%) DHCP
9 18 (2.38%) SAN
10 16 (2.11%) Intrusion Detection
11 13 (1.72%) HTTP
12 12 (1.59%) MPLS
12 12 (1.59%) VoIP
13 10 (1.32%) Wireless
14 9 (1.19%) Fibre Channel
14 9 (1.19%) iSCSI
15 7 (0.92%) Internet
15 7 (0.92%) IPsec
16 6 (0.79%) SSL
17 5 (0.66%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.06%) MySQL
1 8 (1.06%) NoSQL
2 7 (0.92%) Big Data
3 5 (0.66%) Oracle Database
4 4 (0.53%) OLAP
4 4 (0.53%) OLTP
5 3 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (0.40%) Hadoop
5 3 (0.40%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.26%) SQL Server
6 2 (0.26%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.13%) GIS
7 1 (0.13%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 2 (0.26%) FindBugs
1 2 (0.26%) Metasploit
1 2 (0.26%) sqlmap
2 1 (0.13%) Fiddler
2 1 (0.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.13%) Hudson
2 1 (0.13%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.13%) Subversion
General
1 179 (23.65%) Finance
2 58 (7.66%) Telecoms
3 47 (6.21%) Banking
4 42 (5.55%) Retail
5 27 (3.57%) Legal
6 17 (2.25%) Local Government
7 8 (1.06%) Manufacturing
8 7 (0.92%) Marketing
9 6 (0.79%) Aerospace
9 6 (0.79%) Electronics
9 6 (0.79%) Investment Banking
9 6 (0.79%) Law
10 5 (0.66%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.66%) Publishing
11 2 (0.26%) Advertising
12 1 (0.13%) Automotive
12 1 (0.13%) Back Office
12 1 (0.13%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (3.57%) Web Services
2 23 (3.04%) .NET
3 12 (1.59%) RESTful
4 9 (1.19%) SOAP
5 8 (1.06%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (0.66%) REST
7 4 (0.53%) XML
8 3 (0.40%) 802.1X
8 3 (0.40%) AngularJS
8 3 (0.40%) GWT
8 3 (0.40%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (0.40%) Vaadin
9 2 (0.26%) HTML
9 2 (0.26%) JAAS
9 2 (0.26%) JSON
9 2 (0.26%) OAuth
9 2 (0.26%) SailPoint
9 2 (0.26%) WCF
9 2 (0.26%) WF
9 2 (0.26%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 107 (14.13%) Management Information System
2 80 (10.57%) PKI
3 69 (9.11%) Security Operations Centre
4 56 (7.40%) Data Centre
5 46 (6.08%) Cryptography
6 38 (5.02%) CESG
7 34 (4.49%) Computer Science
8 31 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (2.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 18 (2.38%) Hybrid Cloud
10 18 (2.38%) PMI
11 15 (1.98%) Mathematics
12 14 (1.85%) BYOD
13 13 (1.72%) Data Protection Act
14 10 (1.32%) Cyber Attack
15 9 (1.19%) CESG CLAS
16 8 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
16 8 (1.06%) EPoS
17 7 (0.92%) Virtual Team
18 6 (0.79%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 65 (8.59%) Windows
2 29 (3.83%) Linux
3 11 (1.45%) Unix
4 10 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (1.32%) Windows Server
5 9 (1.19%) CentOS
6 5 (0.66%) Android
6 5 (0.66%) Mesosphere
7 4 (0.53%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.26%) AIX
8 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.13%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 396 (52.31%) Security Architecture
2 315 (41.61%) Information Security
3 287 (37.91%) Cybersecurity
4 218 (28.80%) TOGAF
5 140 (18.49%) Data Protection
6 118 (15.59%) Presales
7 108 (14.27%) SABSA
8 104 (13.74%) Identity Management
9 103 (13.61%) Risk Management
10 88 (11.62%) Agile Software Development
11 87 (11.49%) Security Operations
12 78 (10.30%) Network Design
13 71 (9.38%) ITIL
14 68 (8.98%) Fraud Detection
14 68 (8.98%) Multi-Factor Authentication
15 65 (8.59%) Stakeholder Management
15 65 (8.59%) Threat Analysis
16 63 (8.32%) Penetration Testing
17 60 (7.93%) SIEM
18 58 (7.66%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 40 (5.28%) Java
2 29 (3.83%) C
2 29 (3.83%) SQL
3 25 (3.30%) Python
4 17 (2.25%) C#
5 11 (1.45%) C++
6 10 (1.32%) Perl
6 10 (1.32%) PowerShell
7 8 (1.06%) R
8 6 (0.79%) Ruby
9 5 (0.66%) Bash Shell
9 5 (0.66%) JavaScript
10 4 (0.53%) PHP
11 3 (0.40%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 323 (42.67%) CISSP
2 210 (27.74%) Security Cleared
3 205 (27.08%) SC Cleared
4 154 (20.34%) CISM
5 86 (11.36%) Degree
6 73 (9.64%) CISA
7 66 (8.72%) DV Cleared
8 63 (8.32%) CEH
9 61 (8.06%) CESG Certified Professional
10 49 (6.47%) CLAS
11 40 (5.28%) GIAC
12 39 (5.15%) SANS
13 38 (5.02%) Cisco Certification
14 18 (2.38%) PMI Certification
15 17 (2.25%) CRISC
16 15 (1.98%) CCNP
17 14 (1.85%) CCIE
18 13 (1.72%) CISMP
19 12 (1.59%) IISP
20 11 (1.45%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 267 (35.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 128 (16.91%) PCI DSS
3 77 (10.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 36 (4.76%) COBIT
5 15 (1.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 11 (1.45%) HIPAA
7 6 (0.79%) ISAE 3402
7 6 (0.79%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.79%) ISO27005
8 5 (0.66%) GPG13
8 5 (0.66%) ISO27002
9 4 (0.53%) QA
10 3 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 2 (0.26%) JSP 440
12 1 (0.13%) Government Security Classifications
12 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (7.27%) Active Directory
2 34 (4.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.19%) Docker
3 9 (1.19%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.06%) XenApp
4 8 (1.06%) XenDesktop
5 6 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (0.40%) Xen
7 2 (0.26%) vCloud
7 2 (0.26%) vSphere
8 1 (0.13%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 14 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.06%) QRadar
2 8 (1.06%) RSA Security Analytics
2 8 (1.06%) StatsD
3 7 (0.92%) Nessus
4 6 (0.79%) Puppet
5 5 (0.66%) Mesos
6 3 (0.40%) CFEngine
7 2 (0.26%) HP Fortify
7 2 (0.26%) SCCM
8 1 (0.13%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 88 (11.62%) Microsoft
2 81 (10.70%) Cisco
3 35 (4.62%) VMware
4 30 (3.96%) CheckPoint
5 27 (3.57%) Oracle
6 24 (3.17%) Splunk
7 20 (2.64%) Palo Alto
8 19 (2.51%) F5
9 17 (2.25%) Juniper
10 16 (2.11%) Intel Security
11 15 (1.98%) IBM
12 13 (1.72%) Symantec
13 11 (1.45%) Fortinet
13 11 (1.45%) Qualys
14 10 (1.32%) Cyber-Ark
15 9 (1.19%) ArcSight
15 9 (1.19%) Citrix
15 9 (1.19%) FireEye
15 9 (1.19%) Intel
16 8 (1.06%) Forcepoint
UK
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Pension , Medical , Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Comtecs
Salary: £58000 - £60000 Per Annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £85,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £85,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £85,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £85,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + car bens etc
Posted: 6 hours ago
Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + car bens etc
Posted: 6 hours ago
Knaresborough, North Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol
Annapurna HR
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
PSTG Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton
Montash Associates
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to £85,000 plus £15,000 bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Middlesex
Montash Associates
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £66900 - £89200 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 60000-70000 Per Annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 21 days ago
London
QVC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Liverpool
QVC
Posted: 27 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui (Ip) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago