The table below looks at the statistics for Security Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Architecture over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Architecture
UK
Rank 473 517 549
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +32
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 423 495 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.51% 0.48% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.55% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 356 391 317
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%

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
73661 90442 92402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.79% 88.31% 86.70%
Number of salaries quoted 60548 75022 75488
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Security Architecture as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 February 2017 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architecture within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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 +56 400 £70,000 +7.69% 63
London +88 224 £71,000 +1.42% 27
South East +71 85 £75,000 +25.00% 10
City of London +39 39 £70,000 -6.66% 6
Berkshire +54 35 £75,000 +25.00% 5
South West +7 31 £62,500 +4.16% 7
Surrey +73 27 £82,500 +32.00% 2
Bristol +2 27 £62,500 +4.16% 4
Yorkshire +33 15 £50,000 -21.56% 6
North West -23 15 £57,500 -4.16% 3
West Midlands +11 14 £60,000 - 2
West Yorkshire +39 12 £50,000 -21.56% 5
Leeds +32 12 £50,000 -21.56% 4
Hampshire +16 11 £60,000 +17.07% 2
East of England +15 8 £60,000 -12.72% 6
Manchester -45 8 £71,250 +11.76% 3
Reading +35 7 £75,000 +7.14% 5
Staines - 7 £53,750 - 1
Oxfordshire +4 6 £65,000 +13.04%
Birmingham -2 5 £60,000 - 1
Scotland -5 5 £57,500 +9.52% 2
Sussex - 5 £65,000 -
Canary Wharf - 5 £82,500 -
Buckinghamshire +21 4 £78,750 +31.25% 1
Cambridgeshire +9 4 - - 1
Hertfordshire +2 4 £60,000 -11.11%
Hemel Hempstead +1 4 £60,000 -14.28%
Wales +17 3 - - 1
Abingdon +9 3 - -
Woking +9 3 £82,500 +89.65%

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT jobs citing Security Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Security Architecture.

1 598 (57.22%) Information Security
2 445 (42.58%) CISSP
3 338 (32.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 334 (31.96%) Cybersecurity
5 287 (27.46%) Firewall
6 258 (24.69%) CISM
7 230 (22.01%) Finance
8 221 (21.15%) Management Information System
9 207 (19.81%) Degree
10 205 (19.62%) Network Security
11 191 (18.28%) SIEM
12 188 (17.99%) ITIL
13 169 (16.17%) PCI DSS
13 169 (16.17%) Security Operations
14 167 (15.98%) Risk Assessment
15 164 (15.69%) Risk Management
16 155 (14.83%) CISA
17 152 (14.55%) Windows
17 152 (14.55%) Security Cleared
18 143 (13.68%) Security Management
19 140 (13.40%) Data Protection
20 138 (13.21%) Linux
21 135 (12.92%) TOGAF
22 129 (12.34%) Penetration Testing
23 124 (11.87%) Vulnerability Management
24 113 (10.81%) Data Centre
25 112 (10.72%) SC Cleared
26 109 (10.43%) Security Operations Centre
27 104 (9.95%) Identity Access Management
28 100 (9.57%) Agile Software Development

Security Architecture
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 33 (3.16%) IIS
2 13 (1.24%) JBoss
2 13 (1.24%) WebLogic
3 12 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (1.15%) WebSphere
4 5 (0.48%) Apache
5 3 (0.29%) Apache Pig
5 3 (0.29%) Apache Spark
5 3 (0.29%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (0.19%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.096%) nginx
7 1 (0.096%) Tomcat
Applications
1 31 (2.97%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (0.48%) MS Office
4 1 (0.096%) MS Project
4 1 (0.096%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (0.86%) Temenos T24
2 6 (0.57%) SAP CRM
3 3 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.19%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 66 (6.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 63 (6.03%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (2.68%) SaaS
4 23 (2.20%) PaaS
5 13 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.96%) AWS CloudFormation
7 8 (0.77%) Sumo Logic
8 7 (0.67%) Office 365
9 5 (0.48%) IaaS
9 5 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 4 (0.38%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.096%) GitHub
11 1 (0.096%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (0.096%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 287 (27.46%) Firewall
2 205 (19.62%) Network Security
3 85 (8.13%) Intrusion Detection
4 66 (6.32%) VPN
5 55 (5.26%) TCP/IP
6 48 (4.59%) LAN
7 43 (4.11%) Cisco ASA
8 41 (3.92%) SSL
9 35 (3.35%) Internet
9 35 (3.35%) WAN
10 28 (2.68%) HTTP
11 27 (2.58%) DNS
12 22 (2.11%) MPLS
13 19 (1.82%) BGP
13 19 (1.82%) IPsec
14 17 (1.63%) Wireless
15 16 (1.53%) OSPF
16 14 (1.34%) Cisco Nexus
17 9 (0.86%) Multicast
17 9 (0.86%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (4.02%) Big Data
2 11 (1.05%) MongoDB
3 10 (0.96%) SQL Server
4 8 (0.77%) Hadoop
5 6 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (0.57%) SAP BW
6 4 (0.38%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.29%) Apache Hive
7 3 (0.29%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.19%) Data Lake
8 2 (0.19%) DocumentDB
8 2 (0.19%) MySQL
9 1 (0.096%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.096%) OLTP
9 1 (0.096%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.096%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 19 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
1 19 (1.82%) Visual Studio
2 18 (1.72%) Burp Suite
3 12 (1.15%) AppScan
3 12 (1.15%) Paros
4 10 (0.96%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (0.48%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.38%) Metasploit
7 2 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.19%) sqlmap
8 1 (0.096%) JIRA
General
1 230 (22.01%) Finance
2 45 (4.31%) Telecoms
3 36 (3.44%) Banking
4 32 (3.06%) Law
5 31 (2.97%) Retail
6 29 (2.78%) Legal
7 21 (2.01%) Advertising
7 21 (2.01%) Manufacturing
8 14 (1.34%) Marketing
9 12 (1.15%) Aerospace
9 12 (1.15%) Back Office
9 12 (1.15%) Military
10 10 (0.96%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.77%) Electronics
11 8 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.57%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.38%) Publishing
14 3 (0.29%) Local Government
15 2 (0.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 392 (37.51%) Architect
2 324 (31.00%) Security Architect
3 203 (19.43%) Consultant
4 165 (15.79%) Security Consultant
5 127 (12.15%) Analyst
6 115 (11.00%) Security Analyst
7 93 (8.90%) Security Engineer
8 91 (8.71%) Security Manager
9 71 (6.79%) Solutions Architect
10 65 (6.22%) Information Security Consultant
11 48 (4.59%) Information Analyst
11 48 (4.59%) Information Security Analyst
12 44 (4.21%) Information Security Architect
13 42 (4.02%) Cybersecurity Architect
14 41 (3.92%) IT Manager
14 41 (3.92%) IT Security Manager
15 40 (3.83%) Head of Security
16 38 (3.64%) Security Specialist
17 37 (3.54%) Network Security Consultant
18 36 (3.44%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (2.78%) Web Services
2 28 (2.68%) .NET
3 18 (1.72%) WCF
4 15 (1.44%) Middleware
5 12 (1.15%) SAML
6 9 (0.86%) AngularJS
6 9 (0.86%) Node.js
6 9 (0.86%) RabbitMQ
7 8 (0.77%) OpenID
8 6 (0.57%) .NET Framework
9 5 (0.48%) boto
9 5 (0.48%) OAuth2
9 5 (0.48%) Ruby on Rails
9 5 (0.48%) SOAP
9 5 (0.48%) XML
10 4 (0.38%) JSON
10 4 (0.38%) OAuth
10 4 (0.38%) REST
10 4 (0.38%) RESTful
10 4 (0.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 221 (21.15%) Management Information System
2 113 (10.81%) Data Centre
3 109 (10.43%) Security Operations Centre
4 66 (6.32%) PKI
5 63 (6.03%) Computer Science
6 56 (5.36%) CESG
7 54 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
8 52 (4.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 44 (4.21%) Data Protection Act
10 20 (1.91%) Mainframe
11 16 (1.53%) Cyberthreat
12 12 (1.15%) Client/Server
13 10 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (0.96%) Mobile App
14 9 (0.86%) Public Cloud
15 8 (0.77%) Internet of Things
15 8 (0.77%) Virtual Team
16 7 (0.67%) CESG CLAS
16 7 (0.67%) Driving Licence
16 7 (0.67%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 152 (14.55%) Windows
2 138 (13.21%) Linux
3 67 (6.41%) Unix
4 41 (3.92%) Windows Server
5 37 (3.54%) Apple iOS
6 33 (3.16%) Mac OS X
7 10 (0.96%) Android
8 6 (0.57%) AIX
8 6 (0.57%) Solaris
9 3 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.096%) VMS
10 1 (0.096%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.096%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.096%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.096%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.096%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 598 (57.22%) Information Security
2 334 (31.96%) Cybersecurity
3 191 (18.28%) SIEM
4 188 (17.99%) ITIL
5 169 (16.17%) Security Operations
6 167 (15.98%) Risk Assessment
7 164 (15.69%) Risk Management
8 143 (13.68%) Security Management
9 140 (13.40%) Data Protection
10 135 (12.92%) TOGAF
11 129 (12.34%) Penetration Testing
12 124 (11.87%) Vulnerability Management
13 104 (9.95%) Identity Access Management
14 100 (9.57%) Agile Software Development
15 88 (8.42%) Information Security Management
15 88 (8.42%) Vulnerability Scanning
16 80 (7.66%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 79 (7.56%) Project Management
18 74 (7.08%) Security Monitoring
19 70 (6.70%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 47 (4.50%) Java
1 47 (4.50%) JavaScript
2 42 (4.02%) C
3 40 (3.83%) Python
4 23 (2.20%) C#
5 19 (1.82%) SQL
6 17 (1.63%) Ruby
7 16 (1.53%) Perl
8 15 (1.44%) C++
8 15 (1.44%) PowerShell
9 10 (0.96%) Bash Shell
10 7 (0.67%) PHP
11 4 (0.38%) VBScript
12 2 (0.19%) VB
13 1 (0.096%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.096%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 445 (42.58%) CISSP
2 258 (24.69%) CISM
3 207 (19.81%) Degree
4 155 (14.83%) CISA
5 152 (14.55%) Security Cleared
6 112 (10.72%) SC Cleared
7 65 (6.22%) CEH
8 60 (5.74%) CESG Certified Professional
9 58 (5.55%) Cisco Certification
10 53 (5.07%) GIAC
11 50 (4.78%) CCNA
12 49 (4.69%) SANS
13 43 (4.11%) CCNP
13 43 (4.11%) DV Cleared
14 33 (3.16%) IISP
15 24 (2.30%) CISMP
16 20 (1.91%) CREST Certified
16 20 (1.91%) CRISC
17 17 (1.63%) CLAS
18 15 (1.44%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 338 (32.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 169 (16.17%) PCI DSS
3 97 (9.28%) COBIT
4 51 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 41 (3.92%) SLA
6 30 (2.87%) ISO27002
7 24 (2.30%) QA
8 11 (1.05%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 11 (1.05%) PMO
9 10 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 9 (0.86%) ISO22301
10 9 (0.86%) ISO27005
10 9 (0.86%) RMADS
11 8 (0.77%) Cyber Essentials
11 8 (0.77%) GDPR
11 8 (0.77%) SSAE 16
12 6 (0.57%) FISMA
13 5 (0.48%) BS7799
13 5 (0.48%) HIPAA
14 4 (0.38%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 48 (4.59%) Active Directory
2 38 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (2.78%) VMware ESX
4 12 (1.15%) Snort
5 5 (0.48%) Docker
6 4 (0.38%) IAG
6 4 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.29%) NFS
8 2 (0.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 36 (3.44%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 21 (2.01%) Ansible
3 20 (1.91%) Puppet
4 13 (1.24%) FortiGate
5 12 (1.15%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 12 (1.15%) HP Fortify
5 12 (1.15%) WebInspect
6 11 (1.05%) QRadar
7 10 (0.96%) logstash
7 10 (0.96%) Nessus
8 9 (0.86%) McAfee ePO
9 8 (0.77%) WMI
10 7 (0.67%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 7 (0.67%) RSA enVision
10 7 (0.67%) SCCM
11 6 (0.57%) RSA Archer
12 5 (0.48%) Cacti
12 5 (0.48%) Graphite
12 5 (0.48%) Nagios
12 5 (0.48%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 99 (9.47%) Splunk
2 94 (9.00%) Microsoft
3 89 (8.52%) Cisco
4 68 (6.51%) CheckPoint
5 67 (6.41%) ArcSight
6 56 (5.36%) Palo Alto
7 46 (4.40%) VMware
8 32 (3.06%) Apple
9 28 (2.68%) Juniper
10 27 (2.58%) Imperva
11 26 (2.49%) LogLogic
12 17 (1.63%) SolarWinds
13 16 (1.53%) HP
13 16 (1.53%) SAP
14 15 (1.44%) Intel Security
15 13 (1.24%) F5
16 10 (0.96%) AlgoSec
16 10 (0.96%) Oracle
17 9 (0.86%) CyberArk
17 9 (0.86%) LogRhythm
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Morson International
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare + more
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + PMI, pension, bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37428 - £42991 per annum + up to 10k allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits package!
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Energon People
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £85,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits + TOP 10
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £ 85,000 + car allowance (5.9k) + bonus (10-15%) + pension + hea
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Durham Professional Services Limited
Salary: From £48,000 to £52,000 per annum excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Falkirk, Stirlingshire
Durham Professional Services Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago