The first table below looks at the demand for Security Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Architecture over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Architecture
Rank 605 528 562
Rank change year-on-year
-77 +34
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 322 387 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.36% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.45% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 217 252 301
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £61,250
% change year-on-year
- -2.04%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94009 85540 91016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.38% 78.78% 77.51%
Number of salaries quoted 75646 69804 77415
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +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%

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Architecture within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Security Architecture
Salary Trend

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

Security Architecture Salary Trend in the UK

Security Architecture
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Architecture over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 within the UK.

Security Architecture Salary Histogram in the UK

Security Architecture
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architecture within the UK over the 3 months to 31 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -63 303 £65,000 - 38
London -78 122 £75,000 +7.14% 9
South East +17 108 £55,000 -12.00% 18
Berkshire -3 44 £67,500 +50.00% 7
Reading -8 30 £65,000 +44.44%
Surrey +7 22 £47,500 -32.14% 1
South West -18 17 £67,500 +22.72% 3
East of England +7 16 £72,500 +141.66% 2
Guildford +16 15 £62,500 -10.71%
Hampshire -6 15 £50,000 -25.92% 6
City of London -44 15 £73,750 +9.25% 2
West Sussex - 13 £43,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire -10 12 £48,750 -38.09% 3
Crawley - 12 £43,000 -
Scotland 0 11 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Hertfordshire -4 11 £72,500 - 1
West Midlands -10 10 £43,250 -42.33%
Bristol -5 9 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Harrow +2 8 £70,000 +3.70%
East Midlands -9 8 £55,000 - 1
Yorkshire -41 8 £41,750 -1.76% 2
Milton Keynes -3 7 £48,750 -39.06% 3
Leeds -40 7 £41,500 -24.54% 1
West Yorkshire -53 7 £41,500 -2.35% 1
Leicestershire - 7 £55,000 - 1
Leicester - 7 £55,000 - 1
Gloucestershire -4 6 £70,000 +16.66%
Edinburgh -9 6 £67,500 - 1
North West -31 6 £72,500 +16.00% 3
Cheltenham -5 5 £70,000 +16.66%

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Security Architecture 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 Security Architecture.

1 287 (43.88%) Information Security
2 232 (35.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 214 (32.72%) Finance
4 189 (28.90%) CISSP
5 163 (24.92%) Security Cleared
6 152 (23.24%) Degree
7 121 (18.50%) SC Cleared
8 106 (16.21%) Cyber Security
9 104 (15.90%) PCI DSS
10 99 (15.14%) Risk Management
11 96 (14.68%) Management Information System
11 96 (14.68%) Project Management
12 88 (13.46%) SIEM
13 87 (13.30%) Firewall
13 87 (13.30%) CISM
14 81 (12.39%) SOA
14 81 (12.39%) Network Design
15 76 (11.62%) Java
15 76 (11.62%) Risk Assessment
16 75 (11.47%) DV Cleared
17 73 (11.16%) PKI
18 72 (11.01%) RMADS
18 72 (11.01%) Network Security
19 71 (10.86%) TOGAF
20 70 (10.70%) Data Protection
20 70 (10.70%) Windows
21 67 (10.24%) CESG
22 65 (9.94%) Information Assurance
23 64 (9.79%) Enterprise Architecture
24 62 (9.48%) CISA

Security Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Security Architecture 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 Security Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 45 (6.88%) SharePoint
2 33 (5.05%) IIS
3 30 (4.59%) WebLogic
4 23 (3.52%) WebSphere
5 22 (3.36%) WebSphere Application Server
5 22 (3.36%) MQSeries
6 20 (3.06%) BizTalk Server
7 12 (1.83%) Lync
8 11 (1.68%) Tomcat
9 8 (1.22%) SAS
9 8 (1.22%) OpenStack
10 7 (1.07%) GlassFish
11 6 (0.92%) Oracle Coherence
12 3 (0.46%) Apache
12 3 (0.46%) FileNet
13 2 (0.31%) CMS
13 2 (0.31%) Adobe CQ
14 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 34 (5.20%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.22%) SPSS
2 8 (1.22%) MS Office
3 4 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (1.83%) Cognos TM1
2 10 (1.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.31%) RMDS
4 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.15%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (0.61%) Amazon S3
1 4 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (0.61%) PaaS
2 1 (0.15%) SaaS
2 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 87 (13.30%) Firewall
2 72 (11.01%) Network Security
3 39 (5.96%) Internet
4 21 (3.21%) WAN
5 20 (3.06%) MPLS
6 19 (2.91%) VPN
7 16 (2.45%) Wireless
8 14 (2.14%) LAN
9 11 (1.68%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (1.68%) FTP
9 11 (1.68%) HTTP
10 10 (1.53%) BGP
10 10 (1.53%) OSPF
10 10 (1.53%) TCP/IP
11 8 (1.22%) SAN
11 8 (1.22%) DNS
11 8 (1.22%) NAS
12 7 (1.07%) Ethernet
12 7 (1.07%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (0.92%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (7.03%) SQL Server
2 31 (4.74%) Relational Database
3 25 (3.82%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (3.36%) DB2
5 12 (1.83%) Cognos Powerplay
5 12 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (1.83%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 11 (1.68%) Big Data
6 11 (1.68%) Cognos Impromptu
6 11 (1.68%) DataStage
7 10 (1.53%) Oracle Database
8 7 (1.07%) BODI
9 5 (0.76%) MySQL
10 3 (0.46%) QlikView
10 3 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.15%) ActiveReports
11 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.15%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (0.92%) Visual Studio
1 6 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (0.76%) MSBuild
3 2 (0.31%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.15%) Subversion
4 1 (0.15%) QADirector
General
1 214 (32.72%) Finance
2 42 (6.42%) Banking
3 38 (5.81%) Telecoms
4 27 (4.13%) Law
5 14 (2.14%) Legal
5 14 (2.14%) Manufacturing
6 13 (1.99%) Retail
7 10 (1.53%) Marketing
8 6 (0.92%) Electronics
9 5 (0.76%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.61%) Games
10 4 (0.61%) Publishing
10 4 (0.61%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.46%) Advertising
12 1 (0.15%) German Language
Job Titles
1 319 (48.78%) Architect
2 218 (33.33%) Security Architect
3 143 (21.87%) Consultant
4 83 (12.69%) Security Consultant
5 51 (7.80%) Security Manager
6 42 (6.42%) CLAS Consultant
7 36 (5.50%) Solutions Architect
7 36 (5.50%) Analyst
8 34 (5.20%) Security Analyst
9 31 (4.74%) Senior Manager
10 30 (4.59%) Senior Architect
10 30 (4.59%) Information Architect
10 30 (4.59%) Information Security Architect
11 29 (4.43%) Technical Architect
12 28 (4.28%) Enterprise Architect
12 28 (4.28%) Information Security Consultant
13 23 (3.52%) Senior Consultant
13 23 (3.52%) Principal Architect
14 22 (3.36%) Security Engineer
15 20 (3.06%) Information Assurance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (7.49%) Web Services
2 42 (6.42%) XML
3 40 (6.12%) .NET
4 30 (4.59%) JMS
5 19 (2.91%) ASP.NET
6 14 (2.14%) J2EE
6 14 (2.14%) SAML
7 13 (1.99%) OAuth
8 11 (1.68%) JSF
9 10 (1.53%) EJB
9 10 (1.53%) Spring
10 9 (1.38%) OpenID
10 9 (1.38%) SailPoint
10 9 (1.38%) Middleware
11 7 (1.07%) JAX-WS
11 7 (1.07%) XSD
11 7 (1.07%) XSLT
11 7 (1.07%) XML Schema
11 7 (1.07%) JAXB
11 7 (1.07%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 96 (14.68%) Management Information System
2 73 (11.16%) PKI
3 72 (11.01%) RMADS
4 67 (10.24%) CESG
5 44 (6.73%) PMI
6 43 (6.57%) Open Source
7 35 (5.35%) CESG CLAS
8 31 (4.74%) Computer Science
9 26 (3.98%) Enterprise Software
10 18 (2.75%) Mainframe
11 16 (2.45%) Cryptography
12 13 (1.99%) Kindle
13 11 (1.68%) GIS
14 9 (1.38%) NHS
15 7 (1.07%) Data Protection Act
16 5 (0.76%) Mathematics
16 5 (0.76%) IPTV
17 4 (0.61%) EPoS
17 4 (0.61%) Web 2.0
17 4 (0.61%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 70 (10.70%) Windows
2 61 (9.33%) Linux
3 25 (3.82%) UNIX
4 18 (2.75%) Solaris
5 12 (1.83%) AIX
6 9 (1.38%) Android
7 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.31%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.15%) CentOS
8 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.15%) HPUX
8 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (43.88%) Information Security
2 106 (16.21%) Cyber Security
3 99 (15.14%) Risk Management
4 96 (14.68%) Project Management
5 88 (13.46%) SIEM
6 81 (12.39%) SOA
6 81 (12.39%) Network Design
7 76 (11.62%) Risk Assessment
8 71 (10.86%) TOGAF
9 70 (10.70%) Data Protection
10 65 (9.94%) Information Assurance
11 64 (9.79%) Enterprise Architecture
12 57 (8.72%) Risk Analysis
13 55 (8.41%) Business Development
14 50 (7.65%) PRINCE2
15 42 (6.42%) Penetration Testing
16 41 (6.27%) Programme Management
17 36 (5.50%) Technical Architecture
18 34 (5.20%) Security Testing
18 34 (5.20%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 76 (11.62%) Java
2 16 (2.45%) SQL
3 15 (2.29%) C++
4 11 (1.68%) C
4 11 (1.68%) VBA
5 8 (1.22%) PowerShell
6 7 (1.07%) Perl
7 5 (0.76%) JavaScript
7 5 (0.76%) T-SQL
8 4 (0.61%) Python
9 3 (0.46%) C#
10 2 (0.31%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.31%) Ruby
11 1 (0.15%) PHP
11 1 (0.15%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 189 (28.90%) CISSP
2 163 (24.92%) Security Cleared
3 152 (23.24%) Degree
4 121 (18.50%) SC Cleared
5 87 (13.30%) CISM
6 75 (11.47%) DV Cleared
7 62 (9.48%) CISA
8 45 (6.88%) PMI Certification
9 44 (6.73%) Cisco Certification
10 34 (5.20%) CEH
11 29 (4.43%) CCNP
12 26 (3.98%) CCIE
13 16 (2.45%) CCNA
14 11 (1.68%) ISSAP
14 11 (1.68%) GIAC
15 8 (1.22%) CCIP
16 6 (0.92%) SSCP
17 5 (0.76%) CHFI
18 4 (0.61%) SAP Certification
18 4 (0.61%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 232 (35.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 104 (15.90%) PCI DSS
3 29 (4.43%) ISO 9001
4 22 (3.36%) ISO 8583
5 20 (3.06%) JSP 440
6 19 (2.91%) QA
7 17 (2.60%) COBIT
8 13 (1.99%) HMG Infosec
9 11 (1.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 7 (1.07%) ISO 9000
11 4 (0.61%) BS7799
12 2 (0.31%) SLA
12 2 (0.31%) HL7
System Software
1 13 (1.99%) Hyper-V
2 12 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.53%) PowerHA
4 8 (1.22%) vCloud
5 3 (0.46%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.46%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (0.31%) SpamAssassin
7 1 (0.15%) Snort
7 1 (0.15%) UAG
7 1 (0.15%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (2.75%) Tivoli
2 17 (2.60%) SCOM
3 7 (1.07%) OpenSSO
4 5 (0.76%) OpenView
4 5 (0.76%) CiscoWorks
5 4 (0.61%) Nessus
6 2 (0.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.31%) WebInspect
6 2 (0.31%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 60 (9.17%) Oracle
1 60 (9.17%) Microsoft
2 46 (7.03%) Cisco
3 28 (4.28%) CheckPoint
4 27 (4.13%) Cognos
5 24 (3.67%) Juniper
5 24 (3.67%) TIBCO
6 17 (2.60%) VMware
7 16 (2.45%) F5
8 15 (2.29%) Splunk
8 15 (2.29%) Business Objects
9 14 (2.14%) Sun
10 13 (1.99%) HP
11 12 (1.83%) Riverbed
12 11 (1.68%) Citrix
13 9 (1.38%) Aveksa
13 9 (1.38%) SAP
13 9 (1.38%) IBM
14 8 (1.22%) McAfee
15 7 (1.07%) Blue Coat
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health, Life
Posted: 5 hours ago
UK
CSC
Salary: From £45 to £85 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
CSC
Salary: From £45 to £85 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
UK
CSC
Salary: From £45 to £85 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
UK
CSC
Salary: From £70 to £95 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
The F10 Group
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £50k - 75k per year + £7k Shift Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + pension + shares +++
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + BENS+BONUS
Posted: Yesterday
London
EY
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + £20K Bonus + Car + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + £20K Bonus + Car + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + £20K Bonus + Car + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Computer Network Defence
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Dep on Exp
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago