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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architecture
Rank 390 584 596
Rank change year-on-year
+194 +12
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 629 427 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.70% 0.40% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.45% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 503 352 331
Median salary £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £91,500 £90,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%

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
78721 93895 98432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.10% 87.48% 85.64%
Number of salaries quoted 64899 77524 80842
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +173 584 £65,000 -3.70% 37
London +182 352 £67,500 -6.89% 20
South East +69 72 £75,000 +22.44% 4
City of London +65 60 £55,000 -26.66% 11
South West +27 36 £60,000 +2.12% 3
Yorkshire +43 31 £53,750 -14.00%
Berkshire +41 31 £75,000 +15.38% 3
West Midlands -3 27 £60,000 -9.43% 4
North West -22 26 £52,500 - 4
West Yorkshire +41 22 £50,000 -20.00%
Leeds +40 22 £50,000 -20.00%
East of England +12 22 £80,000 +23.07%
Bristol +30 20 £80,000 +45.45% 2
Manchester -26 18 £65,000 +23.80% 1
Birmingham +2 15 £55,000 -26.66% 2
Cambridgeshire +19 14 £82,500 -2.36%
Scotland +21 13 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Hampshire +20 12 £72,500 +45.00%
Wales +8 12 £52,000 -45.26%
Newport - 12 £52,000 -
South Wales - 12 £52,000 -
Reading +35 11 £70,000 - 1
Surrey +17 11 £90,000 +56.52%
Edinburgh +14 10 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Oxfordshire +27 9 £95,000 +65.21%
East Midlands +16 9 £56,250 -22.41% 2
Gloucestershire -2 9 £60,000 - 1
Cheltenham -5 8 £60,000 - 1
North Yorkshire - 8 £65,000 -
Nottinghamshire +8 7 £60,000 -21.31%

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 693 (54.14%) Information Security
2 568 (44.38%) CISSP
3 539 (42.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 453 (35.39%) Cybersecurity
5 352 (27.50%) Firewall
6 319 (24.92%) Network Security
7 314 (24.53%) CISM
8 299 (23.36%) SIEM
9 294 (22.97%) Degree
10 269 (21.02%) Management Information System
11 263 (20.55%) Finance
12 258 (20.16%) Security Cleared
13 256 (20.00%) PCI DSS
14 226 (17.66%) Risk Management
15 225 (17.58%) Security Operations
16 222 (17.34%) SC Cleared
17 214 (16.72%) Data Protection
18 204 (15.94%) CISA
19 195 (15.23%) ITIL
20 182 (14.22%) Vulnerability Management
21 172 (13.44%) Risk Assessment
22 165 (12.89%) Security Management
23 161 (12.58%) Windows
24 153 (11.95%) Data Centre
25 139 (10.86%) Security Operations Centre
25 139 (10.86%) TOGAF
26 138 (10.78%) Penetration Testing
27 122 (9.53%) PKI
28 114 (8.91%) Cisco
28 114 (8.91%) Identity Access Management

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 76 (5.94%) IIS
2 11 (0.86%) JBoss
2 11 (0.86%) WebLogic
2 11 (0.86%) WebSphere
3 6 (0.47%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.23%) Apache
4 3 (0.23%) SAS
5 2 (0.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.16%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.16%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.078%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.078%) nginx
Applications
1 33 (2.58%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (0.47%) MS Office
4 1 (0.078%) MS Project
4 1 (0.078%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 8 (0.63%) Temenos T24
2 2 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.16%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.078%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.078%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.078%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.078%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 66 (5.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 64 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (2.19%) SaaS
4 20 (1.56%) PaaS
5 10 (0.78%) IaaS
5 10 (0.78%) Office 365
6 9 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.39%) Sumo Logic
8 4 (0.31%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.078%) GitHub
10 1 (0.078%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.078%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 352 (27.50%) Firewall
2 319 (24.92%) Network Security
3 84 (6.56%) Intrusion Detection
4 75 (5.86%) VPN
5 62 (4.84%) Cisco ASA
6 55 (4.30%) LAN
7 52 (4.06%) TCP/IP
8 44 (3.44%) Internet
9 40 (3.13%) DNS
10 38 (2.97%) IPsec
11 33 (2.58%) WAN
12 26 (2.03%) SSL
13 25 (1.95%) HTTP
14 19 (1.48%) Wireless
15 17 (1.33%) MPLS
16 14 (1.09%) BGP
16 14 (1.09%) OSPF
17 12 (0.94%) Cisco Nexus
17 12 (0.94%) VLAN
18 9 (0.70%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (3.13%) Big Data
2 9 (0.70%) SQL Server
3 8 (0.63%) MongoDB
4 7 (0.55%) NoSQL
5 6 (0.47%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.16%) Apache Hive
6 2 (0.16%) OLAP
6 2 (0.16%) OLTP
6 2 (0.16%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.16%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.078%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.078%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.078%) MySQL
7 1 (0.078%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.078%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.078%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.078%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (1.33%) Burp Suite
2 11 (0.86%) AppScan
2 11 (0.86%) Paros
3 9 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (0.70%) Visual Studio
4 6 (0.47%) Metasploit
5 5 (0.39%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (0.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.16%) sqlmap
7 1 (0.078%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.078%) JIRA
7 1 (0.078%) Travis CI
General
1 263 (20.55%) Finance
2 87 (6.80%) Law
3 71 (5.55%) Telecoms
4 43 (3.36%) Retail
5 42 (3.28%) Legal
6 35 (2.73%) Banking
7 32 (2.50%) Manufacturing
8 23 (1.80%) Advertising
9 16 (1.25%) Financial Institution
9 16 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
10 15 (1.17%) Marketing
11 11 (0.86%) Aerospace
12 10 (0.78%) Military
13 9 (0.70%) Electronics
14 7 (0.55%) Publishing
15 6 (0.47%) Investment Banking
16 2 (0.16%) Automotive
16 2 (0.16%) Back Office
17 1 (0.078%) Games
Job Titles
1 396 (30.94%) Architect
2 342 (26.72%) Security Architect
3 306 (23.91%) Consultant
4 273 (21.33%) Security Consultant
5 165 (12.89%) Analyst
6 154 (12.03%) Security Analyst
7 129 (10.08%) Security Engineer
8 116 (9.06%) Security Manager
9 94 (7.34%) Information Security Consultant
10 93 (7.27%) Cybersecurity Architect
11 64 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
12 62 (4.84%) IT Analyst
12 62 (4.84%) IT Security Analyst
12 62 (4.84%) Senior Security Consultant
13 56 (4.38%) Solutions Architect
14 55 (4.30%) Network Security Consultant
15 54 (4.22%) Head of Security
15 54 (4.22%) IT Consultant
15 54 (4.22%) IT Security Consultant
15 54 (4.22%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (2.50%) Web Services
2 16 (1.25%) .NET
2 16 (1.25%) Middleware
3 12 (0.94%) SAML
3 12 (0.94%) SOAP
4 11 (0.86%) WCF
5 9 (0.70%) RESTful
5 9 (0.70%) Ruby on Rails
6 8 (0.63%) OpenID
6 8 (0.63%) XML
7 7 (0.55%) AngularJS
7 7 (0.55%) Node.js
7 7 (0.55%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (0.39%) OAuth2
8 5 (0.39%) REST
9 4 (0.31%) JSON
9 4 (0.31%) OAuth
9 4 (0.31%) Regular Expression
9 4 (0.31%) Spring
10 3 (0.23%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 269 (21.02%) Management Information System
2 153 (11.95%) Data Centre
3 139 (10.86%) Security Operations Centre
4 122 (9.53%) PKI
5 89 (6.95%) Computer Science
6 66 (5.16%) Data Protection Act
7 63 (4.92%) CESG
7 63 (4.92%) Cryptography
8 61 (4.77%) Analytical Skills
9 59 (4.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 24 (1.88%) Client/Server
11 22 (1.72%) Mainframe
12 19 (1.48%) Cyberthreat
12 19 (1.48%) Statistics
13 12 (0.94%) CESG CLAS
14 11 (0.86%) Clustering
14 11 (0.86%) Public Cloud
15 9 (0.70%) Data Integration
15 9 (0.70%) Mobile App
16 7 (0.55%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 161 (12.58%) Windows
2 113 (8.83%) Linux
3 52 (4.06%) Unix
4 42 (3.28%) Windows Server
5 38 (2.97%) Apple iOS
6 27 (2.11%) Mac OS X
7 18 (1.41%) Solaris
8 10 (0.78%) AIX
9 9 (0.70%) Android
10 6 (0.47%) CentOS
10 6 (0.47%) Ubuntu
11 4 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.078%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 693 (54.14%) Information Security
2 453 (35.39%) Cybersecurity
3 299 (23.36%) SIEM
4 226 (17.66%) Risk Management
5 225 (17.58%) Security Operations
6 214 (16.72%) Data Protection
7 195 (15.23%) ITIL
8 182 (14.22%) Vulnerability Management
9 172 (13.44%) Risk Assessment
10 165 (12.89%) Security Management
11 139 (10.86%) TOGAF
12 138 (10.78%) Penetration Testing
13 114 (8.91%) Identity Access Management
14 111 (8.67%) Information Security Management
15 107 (8.36%) Project Management
16 105 (8.20%) Vulnerability Scanning
17 98 (7.66%) Presales
18 85 (6.64%) Performance Management
19 84 (6.56%) Enterprise Architecture
20 79 (6.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 51 (3.98%) Python
2 47 (3.67%) JavaScript
3 38 (2.97%) C
4 34 (2.66%) Java
5 30 (2.34%) SQL
6 15 (1.17%) PowerShell
7 14 (1.09%) C#
7 14 (1.09%) Ruby
8 13 (1.02%) Perl
9 7 (0.55%) Bash Shell
10 6 (0.47%) Apple Swift
10 6 (0.47%) Objective-C
11 4 (0.31%) C++
11 4 (0.31%) Go
11 4 (0.31%) Scala
12 3 (0.23%) VB
13 2 (0.16%) VBScript
14 1 (0.078%) PHP
Qualifications
1 568 (44.38%) CISSP
2 314 (24.53%) CISM
3 294 (22.97%) Degree
4 258 (20.16%) Security Cleared
5 222 (17.34%) SC Cleared
6 204 (15.94%) CISA
7 90 (7.03%) CEH
8 77 (6.02%) IISP
9 75 (5.86%) CESG Certified Professional
10 57 (4.45%) DV Cleared
11 56 (4.38%) CRISC
12 52 (4.06%) Cisco Certification
13 48 (3.75%) SANS
14 43 (3.36%) GIAC
15 41 (3.20%) CISMP
16 35 (2.73%) CCNP
17 33 (2.58%) CLAS
18 31 (2.42%) CCNA
19 20 (1.56%) CREST Certified
20 15 (1.17%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 539 (42.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 256 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 103 (8.05%) COBIT
4 62 (4.84%) ISO27002
5 58 (4.53%) QA
6 51 (3.98%) SLA
7 44 (3.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 42 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 25 (1.95%) ISO22301
9 25 (1.95%) ISO27005
10 17 (1.33%) FISMA
11 12 (0.94%) RMADS
11 12 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 6 (0.47%) HIPAA
13 5 (0.39%) BS7799
13 5 (0.39%) PA-DSS
13 5 (0.39%) SSAE 16
14 4 (0.31%) COSO
15 2 (0.16%) Data Quality
16 1 (0.078%) GPG13
System Software
1 48 (3.75%) Active Directory
2 22 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (1.17%) VMware ESX
4 7 (0.55%) Snort
5 5 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.31%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.23%) Docker
7 3 (0.23%) Firmware
7 3 (0.23%) NFS
8 2 (0.16%) IAG
9 1 (0.078%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 31 (2.42%) FortiGate
2 30 (2.34%) QRadar
3 23 (1.80%) Nessus
4 21 (1.64%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 14 (1.09%) RSA Archer
6 13 (1.02%) McAfee ePO
7 11 (0.86%) HP Fortify
7 11 (0.86%) WebInspect
8 10 (0.78%) RSA enVision
9 8 (0.63%) Ansible
9 8 (0.63%) Puppet
9 8 (0.63%) SCCM
10 7 (0.55%) logstash
11 6 (0.47%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 6 (0.47%) WSUS
12 5 (0.39%) HAProxy
12 5 (0.39%) Nmap
12 5 (0.39%) WMI
13 4 (0.31%) EnCase
13 4 (0.31%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 114 (8.91%) Cisco
2 108 (8.44%) Splunk
3 100 (7.81%) Microsoft
4 83 (6.48%) ArcSight
4 83 (6.48%) CheckPoint
5 62 (4.84%) Palo Alto
6 45 (3.52%) Juniper
7 41 (3.20%) Intel Security
8 31 (2.42%) Fortinet
8 31 (2.42%) VMware
9 27 (2.11%) Apple
10 18 (1.41%) HP
10 18 (1.41%) SAP
11 15 (1.17%) SolarWinds
12 13 (1.02%) Oracle
13 12 (0.94%) F5
13 12 (0.94%) Imperva
13 12 (0.94%) LogLogic
14 10 (0.78%) Forcepoint
14 10 (0.78%) LogRhythm
London
Palm Mason
Salary: Negotiable + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Required IT Limited
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £105000 - £130000 per annum + Excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000- £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Networkers
Salary: £90000 - £95000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
NW London/Hertforsdhire
Acumin Consulting
Salary: £0 - £90,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £ 85,000 + car allowance (5.9k) + bonus (10-15%) + pension + hea
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000K - £70,000K & comprehensive bonus/benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 plus monetary benefits, attractive bonus scheme and pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £85,000 + excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £85,000 + excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £90,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £90,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £90,000
Posted: 5 days ago
United Kingdom
CYBER EXECS
Salary: excellent rates for perm and contract
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£70,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £80,000 to £110,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
QVC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 - 80,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
QVC
Posted: 4 days ago
Knowsley, Liverpool, UK
QVC
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + OT
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago