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

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architecture
Rank 416 554 684
Rank change year-on-year
+138 +130
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 657 442 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.68% 0.40% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.46% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 506 363 212
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,100 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £88,000 £87,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £60,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +0.83%

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
84768 95572 99537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.03% 87.53% 85.36%
Number of salaries quoted 70891 78644 79394
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 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £72,500 £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 27 August 2016 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 27 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 +148 599 £65,000 - 42
London +91 284 £65,000 -7.14% 20
South East +66 126 £70,000 +7.69% 5
South West +42 55 £65,000 +1.96% 7
West Midlands +22 48 £65,000 -0.61% 2
City of London +66 46 £62,500 -10.71% 6
Bristol +51 41 £70,000 +112.12% 3
Berkshire +13 38 £72,500 +7.40% 1
Birmingham +7 34 £70,000 +21.73% 2
Hampshire +19 33 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Surrey +60 32 £67,500 +31.70% 2
North West +21 29 £56,000 -2.60% 2
Reading +30 27 £70,000 +7.69% 1
Scotland +28 26 £50,000 - 1
Yorkshire +53 25 £65,000 +32.65% 3
Manchester +18 25 £60,000 - 2
Edinburgh +24 23 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire +37 21 £65,000 +32.65% 1
Aldershot +13 20 £72,500 +61.11%
Buckinghamshire +35 16 £72,500 +7.40%
Leeds +40 15 £65,000 +32.65% 1
Leatherhead - 15 £70,000 -
Milton Keynes +21 12 £72,500 +7.40%
East of England +11 12 £50,000 -18.03% 2
Watford +26 10 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire +19 10 £50,000 -28.57% 2
Gloucestershire -2 7 £60,000 -15.78% 2
Wiltshire - 7 £65,000 - 2
Southampton - 7 £45,000 -
Swindon - 7 £65,000 - 2

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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.

1 604 (45.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 581 (44.22%) CISSP
3 580 (44.14%) Information Security
4 510 (38.81%) Cybersecurity
5 379 (28.84%) Security Cleared
6 350 (26.64%) SC Cleared
7 344 (26.18%) Degree
8 322 (24.51%) SIEM
9 312 (23.74%) Network Security
10 299 (22.75%) PCI DSS
11 274 (20.85%) Firewall
12 271 (20.62%) CISM
13 265 (20.17%) Security Operations
14 258 (19.63%) Finance
15 221 (16.82%) Risk Management
16 215 (16.36%) Management Information System
17 206 (15.68%) TOGAF
18 193 (14.69%) ITIL
19 190 (14.46%) Data Protection
20 143 (10.88%) Windows
21 142 (10.81%) CISA
22 141 (10.73%) Vulnerability Management
23 140 (10.65%) Security Operations Centre
24 138 (10.50%) Security Management
25 124 (9.44%) Data Centre
26 123 (9.36%) PKI
27 108 (8.22%) Telecoms
27 108 (8.22%) ArcSight
28 106 (8.07%) Presales
28 106 (8.07%) Risk Assessment

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 93 (7.08%) IIS
2 22 (1.67%) SharePoint
3 9 (0.68%) SAS
4 8 (0.61%) Apache Spark
4 8 (0.61%) NetWeaver
4 8 (0.61%) SAP Portal
5 4 (0.30%) Apache
6 3 (0.23%) CMS
6 3 (0.23%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.15%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.076%) Confluence
8 1 (0.076%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.076%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.076%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.076%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.076%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.076%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.076%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 35 (2.66%) MS Excel
2 17 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (1.07%) MS Office
4 7 (0.53%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.68%) SAP GRC
3 4 (0.30%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.076%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.076%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.076%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 57 (4.34%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (2.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (1.75%) SaaS
4 14 (1.07%) PaaS
5 13 (0.99%) IaaS
6 8 (0.61%) Office 365
7 2 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.15%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (0.15%) SoftLayer
7 2 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.076%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 312 (23.74%) Network Security
2 274 (20.85%) Firewall
3 73 (5.56%) VPN
4 66 (5.02%) Intrusion Detection
5 59 (4.49%) Cisco ASA
5 59 (4.49%) Internet
6 47 (3.58%) LAN
7 33 (2.51%) TCP/IP
8 30 (2.28%) DNS
8 30 (2.28%) IPsec
9 28 (2.13%) WAN
10 17 (1.29%) Wireless
11 13 (0.99%) SSL
12 11 (0.84%) Wireshark
13 9 (0.68%) VoIP
14 8 (0.61%) MPLS
15 7 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
16 6 (0.46%) HTTPS
17 5 (0.38%) VLAN
18 4 (0.30%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (1.98%) Big Data
2 11 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (0.61%) Hadoop
3 8 (0.61%) SQL Server
4 7 (0.53%) MySQL
5 5 (0.38%) NoSQL
5 5 (0.38%) OLTP
5 5 (0.38%) Oracle Exadata
6 4 (0.30%) Redis
7 3 (0.23%) Apache Hive
7 3 (0.23%) HBase
7 3 (0.23%) Impala
8 2 (0.15%) OLAP
8 2 (0.15%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.076%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.076%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.076%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.076%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.076%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (0.76%) Metasploit
2 8 (0.61%) Burp Suite
3 6 (0.46%) sqlmap
4 2 (0.15%) GitLab
4 2 (0.15%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.15%) MSI
5 1 (0.076%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.076%) Hudson
5 1 (0.076%) Travis CI
5 1 (0.076%) Visual Studio
General
1 258 (19.63%) Finance
2 108 (8.22%) Telecoms
3 103 (7.84%) Law
4 49 (3.73%) Legal
5 48 (3.65%) Banking
6 40 (3.04%) Retail
7 39 (2.97%) Manufacturing
8 23 (1.75%) Marketing
9 18 (1.37%) Advertising
10 13 (0.99%) Local Government
11 12 (0.91%) Electronics
11 12 (0.91%) Games
11 12 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
12 8 (0.61%) Investment Banking
13 7 (0.53%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.46%) Aerospace
14 6 (0.46%) Automotive
14 6 (0.46%) Publishing
15 3 (0.23%) Billing
15 3 (0.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 456 (34.70%) Architect
2 432 (32.88%) Consultant
3 415 (31.58%) Security Consultant
4 399 (30.37%) Security Architect
5 143 (10.88%) Cybersecurity Architect
6 121 (9.21%) Security Engineer
7 116 (8.83%) Analyst
8 109 (8.30%) Senior Consultant
9 105 (7.99%) Senior Security Consultant
10 102 (7.76%) Security Analyst
11 93 (7.08%) IT Architect
12 85 (6.47%) Cybersecurity Consultant
13 83 (6.32%) Security Manager
14 81 (6.16%) IT Consultant
14 81 (6.16%) IT Security Architect
14 81 (6.16%) IT Security Consultant
15 73 (5.56%) Information Security Consultant
16 52 (3.96%) Network Engineer
17 50 (3.81%) Network Security Engineer
17 50 (3.81%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (3.27%) Web Services
2 18 (1.37%) .NET
3 11 (0.84%) SOAP
4 10 (0.76%) SAML
4 10 (0.76%) XML
5 9 (0.68%) REST
6 8 (0.61%) Middleware
6 8 (0.61%) SAP Basis
7 7 (0.53%) OAuth
8 6 (0.46%) COM
8 6 (0.46%) JSON
8 6 (0.46%) RESTful
9 4 (0.30%) Ajax
9 4 (0.30%) beanstalkd
9 4 (0.30%) LAMP
9 4 (0.30%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (0.23%) Regular Expression
11 2 (0.15%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.15%) Java EE
11 2 (0.15%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 215 (16.36%) Management Information System
2 140 (10.65%) Security Operations Centre
3 124 (9.44%) Data Centre
4 123 (9.36%) PKI
5 103 (7.84%) Computer Science
6 70 (5.33%) Cryptography
7 67 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
7 67 (5.10%) CESG
8 45 (3.42%) Data Protection Act
9 31 (2.36%) Mathematics
10 30 (2.28%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 25 (1.90%) Cyber Attack
12 18 (1.37%) CESG CLAS
13 16 (1.22%) Data Integration
14 15 (1.14%) Client/Server
15 14 (1.07%) Mainframe
16 12 (0.91%) Cyberthreat
17 11 (0.84%) Cybercrime
17 11 (0.84%) Fintech
18 10 (0.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 143 (10.88%) Windows
2 82 (6.24%) Linux
3 44 (3.35%) Unix
4 20 (1.52%) Solaris
4 20 (1.52%) Windows Server
5 16 (1.22%) Apple iOS
6 8 (0.61%) Android
7 7 (0.53%) Mac OS X
8 6 (0.46%) CentOS
8 6 (0.46%) Ubuntu
8 6 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.30%) AIX
10 3 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.076%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 580 (44.14%) Information Security
2 510 (38.81%) Cybersecurity
3 322 (24.51%) SIEM
4 265 (20.17%) Security Operations
5 221 (16.82%) Risk Management
6 206 (15.68%) TOGAF
7 193 (14.69%) ITIL
8 190 (14.46%) Data Protection
9 141 (10.73%) Vulnerability Management
10 138 (10.50%) Security Management
11 106 (8.07%) Presales
11 106 (8.07%) Risk Assessment
12 104 (7.91%) Enterprise Architecture
13 101 (7.69%) Identity Management
13 101 (7.69%) SABSA
14 92 (7.00%) Project Management
15 89 (6.77%) Penetration Testing
16 88 (6.70%) Performance Management
17 84 (6.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 82 (6.24%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (3.88%) Java
2 45 (3.42%) Python
3 39 (2.97%) SQL
4 27 (2.05%) C
5 24 (1.83%) PowerShell
6 19 (1.45%) Perl
7 18 (1.37%) C#
8 12 (0.91%) JavaScript
9 11 (0.84%) Ruby
10 10 (0.76%) Shell Script
11 7 (0.53%) PHP
12 6 (0.46%) Bash Shell
12 6 (0.46%) C++
13 5 (0.38%) Apple Swift
13 5 (0.38%) Objective-C
13 5 (0.38%) VB
14 4 (0.30%) Go
14 4 (0.30%) Scala
15 1 (0.076%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.076%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 581 (44.22%) CISSP
2 379 (28.84%) Security Cleared
3 350 (26.64%) SC Cleared
4 344 (26.18%) Degree
5 271 (20.62%) CISM
6 142 (10.81%) CISA
7 94 (7.15%) IISP
8 90 (6.85%) CESG Certified Professional
9 89 (6.77%) DV Cleared
10 65 (4.95%) CLAS
10 65 (4.95%) CRISC
11 64 (4.87%) CEH
12 56 (4.26%) SANS
13 52 (3.96%) Cisco Certification
14 40 (3.04%) GIAC
15 33 (2.51%) CCNP
15 33 (2.51%) CISMP
16 26 (1.98%) CCNA
16 26 (1.98%) GCIH
17 25 (1.90%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 604 (45.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 299 (22.75%) PCI DSS
3 81 (6.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 78 (5.94%) COBIT
4 78 (5.94%) ISO27002
5 52 (3.96%) ISO27005
6 47 (3.58%) QA
7 46 (3.50%) ISO22301
8 23 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 16 (1.22%) FISMA
10 15 (1.14%) RMADS
11 10 (0.76%) SLA
12 7 (0.53%) ISAE 3402
12 7 (0.53%) ISO 9001
13 6 (0.46%) PA-DSS
14 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 17799
14 2 (0.15%) JSP 440
15 1 (0.076%) COSO
15 1 (0.076%) HIPAA
15 1 (0.076%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 38 (2.89%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.68%) Snort
2 9 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.46%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.23%) HDFS
4 3 (0.23%) ISA Server
4 3 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.076%) Firmware
5 1 (0.076%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.076%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.076%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 60 (4.57%) QRadar
2 28 (2.13%) FortiGate
3 27 (2.05%) Nessus
4 17 (1.29%) RSA Archer
5 13 (0.99%) RSA enVision
6 8 (0.61%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 8 (0.61%) Puppet
6 8 (0.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 7 (0.53%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 5 (0.38%) Nmap
8 5 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.30%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (0.30%) SCCM
10 3 (0.23%) Nexpose
10 3 (0.23%) OpenView
10 3 (0.23%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.15%) MIIS
11 2 (0.15%) WSUS
11 2 (0.15%) yum
12 1 (0.076%) SCOM
Vendors
1 108 (8.22%) ArcSight
2 104 (7.91%) Splunk
3 90 (6.85%) Cisco
4 86 (6.54%) Microsoft
5 57 (4.34%) CheckPoint
6 56 (4.26%) Intel Security
7 46 (3.50%) Palo Alto
8 43 (3.27%) Oracle
9 42 (3.20%) Juniper
10 41 (3.12%) Fortinet
11 28 (2.13%) SAP
12 24 (1.83%) HP
13 18 (1.37%) IBM
14 17 (1.29%) LogRhythm
15 16 (1.22%) Red Hat
16 12 (0.91%) VMware
17 11 (0.84%) SolarWinds
18 10 (0.76%) Qualys
18 10 (0.76%) Symantec
19 8 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Comtecs
Salary: £58000 - £60000 Per Annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £85,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £85,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £85,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £85,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Annapurna HR
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stirling, Stirlingshire
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £90,000 to £110,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 - 75,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Salary dependant on experience + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
UK
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
England
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £ 85,000 + car allowance (5.9k) + bonus (10-15%) + pension + hea
Posted: 4 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £66900 - £89200 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Thames Valley Police
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Knaresborough, North Yorkshire
TSYS Europe
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Montash Associates
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago