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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Architecture
Rank 643 592 567
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -25
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 309 312 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.28% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.35% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 242 240 262
Average salary £62,000 £62,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.80% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,750 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
98637 89146 96305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.36% 78.84% 76.59%
Number of salaries quoted 79209 73162 81821
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -26 298 £62,000 -4.61% 47
London -78 121 £70,000 - 25
South East +36 91 £60,000 -9.77% 10
Berkshire +34 51 £55,000 -8.33% 3
City of London +6 50 £60,000 -14.28% 9
Reading +32 38 £47,500 -32.14% 2
East of England +23 35 £70,000 +75.00% 2
Hertfordshire +35 27 £60,000 +6.66% 1
West Midlands +14 23 £58,750 +18.68% 1
North West +4 18 £48,500 -19.16% 2
Surrey +14 17 £56,750 -5.41% 1
Watford - 12 £50,500 -
South West -24 11 £58,750 +2.17% 6
Manchester +6 10 £47,500 +36.88%
Hampshire -2 10 £65,000 -2.98% 1
Cheshire +5 8 £50,000 -16.66% 2
Guildford - 8 £50,000 -
Birmingham - 7 £47,500 - 1
Gloucestershire +6 6 £52,500 -34.37% 3
Scotland -19 6 £78,750 +142.30%
Edinburgh -30 6 £78,750 +158.19%
Andover - 6 £65,000 -
West Sussex +6 5 £72,500 -6.45% 1
Yorkshire -45 4 £48,250 +28.66% 1
Cambridgeshire - 4 £70,000 -
Cambridge - 4 £70,000 -
Staines - 4 £55,500 - 1
Gloucester +17 3 £47,500 -40.62%
Shropshire +2 3 £72,500 +16.00%
Harrow -6 3 - -

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 232 (41.43%) Information Security
2 180 (32.14%) CISSP
3 158 (28.21%) Finance
4 142 (25.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 119 (21.25%) Security Cleared
6 101 (18.04%) Management Information System
7 97 (17.32%) SC Cleared
8 94 (16.79%) Firewall
9 91 (16.25%) PKI
10 85 (15.18%) Risk Management
11 84 (15.00%) Network Security
12 79 (14.11%) Enterprise Architecture
13 68 (12.14%) Degree
13 68 (12.14%) Project Management
14 65 (11.61%) CISM
14 65 (11.61%) DV Cleared
15 64 (11.43%) Windows
16 62 (11.07%) Cyber Security
17 60 (10.71%) TOGAF
18 58 (10.36%) Information Assurance
18 58 (10.36%) Microsoft
18 58 (10.36%) Internet
19 57 (10.18%) Cisco
19 57 (10.18%) Penetration Testing
20 54 (9.64%) Java
21 53 (9.46%) Network Design
21 53 (9.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
22 51 (9.11%) Cisco Certification
23 49 (8.75%) RMADS
24 48 (8.57%) Oracle

Security Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 29 (5.18%) SharePoint
2 22 (3.93%) WebLogic
3 14 (2.50%) Lync
4 13 (2.32%) WebSphere
5 11 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
5 11 (1.96%) MQSeries
6 10 (1.79%) FileNet
6 10 (1.79%) Tomcat
7 8 (1.43%) GlassFish
8 5 (0.89%) IIS
8 5 (0.89%) SAS
9 4 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.54%) Documentum
10 3 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.36%) Adobe CQ
11 2 (0.36%) CMS
11 2 (0.36%) Apache
12 1 (0.18%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.18%) OpenStack
Applications
1 32 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.07%) MS Office
3 4 (0.71%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (1.25%) Oracle Financials
1 7 (1.25%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (0.54%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.18%) RMDS
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.86%) SaaS
2 8 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.18%) PaaS
4 1 (0.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 94 (16.79%) Firewall
2 84 (15.00%) Network Security
3 58 (10.36%) Internet
4 31 (5.54%) Intrusion Detection
5 28 (5.00%) VPN
6 27 (4.82%) WAN
7 26 (4.64%) Wireless
8 16 (2.86%) MPLS
9 15 (2.68%) Cisco ASA
10 13 (2.32%) LAN
11 12 (2.14%) Cisco Nexus
11 12 (2.14%) Intranet
12 11 (1.96%) DMZ
13 10 (1.79%) X.509
13 10 (1.79%) DNS
14 9 (1.61%) TCP/IP
15 8 (1.43%) BGP
16 6 (1.07%) BIG-IP
16 6 (1.07%) DSL
16 6 (1.07%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (3.21%) Relational Database
4 14 (2.50%) Big Data
5 11 (1.96%) DB2
6 10 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (1.61%) MySQL
8 7 (1.25%) Data Mining
8 7 (1.25%) Cognos Powerplay
8 7 (1.25%) Oracle Exadata
9 6 (1.07%) BODI
9 6 (1.07%) DataStage
9 6 (1.07%) Cognos Impromptu
10 3 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.54%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.36%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 158 (28.21%) Finance
2 40 (7.14%) Banking
3 24 (4.29%) Telecoms
4 22 (3.93%) Law
5 18 (3.21%) Legal
6 16 (2.86%) Retail
7 14 (2.50%) Advertising
8 10 (1.79%) Marketing
9 9 (1.61%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.71%) Electronics
10 4 (0.71%) Military
11 3 (0.54%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.54%) Games
12 2 (0.36%) Billing
12 2 (0.36%) Publishing
13 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 312 (55.71%) Architect
2 213 (38.04%) Security Architect
3 98 (17.50%) Consultant
4 55 (9.82%) Security Consultant
5 41 (7.32%) Enterprise Architect
6 36 (6.43%) Solutions Architect
6 36 (6.43%) Information Architect
6 36 (6.43%) Information Security Architect
7 34 (6.07%) CLAS Consultant
8 32 (5.71%) Security Manager
9 29 (5.18%) Security Engineer
10 28 (5.00%) Analyst
11 26 (4.64%) Security Analyst
12 24 (4.29%) Information Assurance Consultant
13 23 (4.11%) Lead Architect
14 21 (3.75%) Senior Architect
15 19 (3.39%) Senior Analyst
15 19 (3.39%) Information Security Consultant
15 19 (3.39%) Senior Security Analyst
16 18 (3.21%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (5.54%) Middleware
2 29 (5.18%) Web Services
3 24 (4.29%) .NET
4 20 (3.57%) XML
5 13 (2.32%) JMS
6 10 (1.79%) EJB
6 10 (1.79%) J2EE
7 8 (1.43%) Oracle Fusion
8 6 (1.07%) JSF
8 6 (1.07%) JAX-WS
8 6 (1.07%) OAuth
8 6 (1.07%) OpenID
8 6 (1.07%) JMX
8 6 (1.07%) SAML
8 6 (1.07%) XML Schema
8 6 (1.07%) JAXB
8 6 (1.07%) XSLT
8 6 (1.07%) ASP.NET
9 5 (0.89%) .NET Framework
10 4 (0.71%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 101 (18.04%) Management Information System
2 91 (16.25%) PKI
3 49 (8.75%) RMADS
4 45 (8.04%) Cryptography
4 45 (8.04%) Enterprise Software
5 44 (7.86%) CESG
6 38 (6.79%) CESG CLAS
7 31 (5.54%) Open Source
8 21 (3.75%) Computer Science
9 18 (3.21%) PMI
10 17 (3.04%) Mainframe
11 13 (2.32%) GIS
12 8 (1.43%) Social Network
13 7 (1.25%) Data Protection Act
14 6 (1.07%) IVR
15 5 (0.89%) NHS
15 5 (0.89%) Kindle
15 5 (0.89%) IPTV
15 5 (0.89%) Mobile App
16 4 (0.71%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 64 (11.43%) Windows
2 47 (8.39%) Linux
3 30 (5.36%) UNIX
4 16 (2.86%) Solaris
5 10 (1.79%) AIX
6 6 (1.07%) Android
6 6 (1.07%) zOS
7 3 (0.54%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (41.43%) Information Security
2 85 (15.18%) Risk Management
3 79 (14.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 68 (12.14%) Project Management
5 62 (11.07%) Cyber Security
6 60 (10.71%) TOGAF
7 58 (10.36%) Information Assurance
8 57 (10.18%) Penetration Testing
9 53 (9.46%) Network Design
9 53 (9.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 48 (8.57%) Risk Assessment
11 45 (8.04%) SIEM
12 40 (7.14%) Business Continuity
12 40 (7.14%) Migration
12 40 (7.14%) E-Commerce
12 40 (7.14%) SOA
13 39 (6.96%) ITIL
14 34 (6.07%) Data Protection
15 33 (5.89%) Risk Analysis
15 33 (5.89%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 54 (9.64%) Java
2 12 (2.14%) SQL
2 12 (2.14%) C++
3 7 (1.25%) VBA
3 7 (1.25%) C
4 6 (1.07%) Perl
4 6 (1.07%) Python
5 4 (0.71%) C#
6 3 (0.54%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.18%) PHP
7 1 (0.18%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.18%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 180 (32.14%) CISSP
2 119 (21.25%) Security Cleared
3 97 (17.32%) SC Cleared
4 68 (12.14%) Degree
5 65 (11.61%) CISM
5 65 (11.61%) DV Cleared
6 51 (9.11%) Cisco Certification
7 37 (6.61%) CISA
8 33 (5.89%) CCIE
9 26 (4.64%) CEH
10 24 (4.29%) CCNP
11 19 (3.39%) PMI Certification
12 17 (3.04%) GSEC
13 16 (2.86%) CCNA
14 14 (2.50%) ISSAP
15 11 (1.96%) SSCP
16 10 (1.79%) CCSE
16 10 (1.79%) ISSEP
17 8 (1.43%) CCIP
18 7 (1.25%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (25.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 47 (8.39%) PCI DSS
3 22 (3.93%) COBIT
4 13 (2.32%) ISO 9001
4 13 (2.32%) HMG Infosec
5 11 (1.96%) JSP 440
6 10 (1.79%) ISO 8583
7 9 (1.61%) BS7799
7 9 (1.61%) QA
8 7 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.71%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.36%) SLA
11 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 1 (0.18%) BS25999
System Software
1 14 (2.50%) Hyper-V
2 11 (1.96%) ISA Server
2 11 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.79%) PowerHA
4 6 (1.07%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.71%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (0.36%) ProxySG
6 2 (0.36%) UAG
6 2 (0.36%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.18%) vCloud
7 1 (0.18%) XenApp
7 1 (0.18%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.18%) Snort
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 17 (3.04%) Nessus
2 6 (1.07%) OpenSSO
3 5 (0.89%) OpenView
3 5 (0.89%) CiscoWorks
4 4 (0.71%) SCCM
5 3 (0.54%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.54%) SCOM
6 2 (0.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.36%) Oracle EDQ
7 1 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 58 (10.36%) Microsoft
2 57 (10.18%) Cisco
3 48 (8.57%) Oracle
4 45 (8.04%) CheckPoint
5 38 (6.79%) Juniper
6 29 (5.18%) F5
7 27 (4.82%) IBM
8 24 (4.29%) Blue Coat
9 21 (3.75%) Riverbed
10 14 (2.50%) VMware
10 14 (2.50%) Cognos
11 13 (2.32%) HP
11 13 (2.32%) SolarWinds
12 12 (2.14%) Sourcefire
13 11 (1.96%) SAP
13 11 (1.96%) Sun
13 11 (1.96%) TIBCO
13 11 (1.96%) McAfee
13 11 (1.96%) Lumension
13 11 (1.96%) ArcSight
London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 56 minutes ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Software Personnel International Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £53,000 to £58,000 per annum plus bonus & competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Morgan Smith & Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent Benefits package / Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
O2
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus x2, up to 30 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Greythorn
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Blue Personnel
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Blue Personnel
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Greythorn
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
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City, London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago