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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Architecture
UK
Rank 437 538 568
Rank change year-on-year
+101 +30
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 496 419 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.59% 0.43% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.49% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 400 330 330
Median salary £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £95,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

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
74214 86208 89937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.16% 87.69% 85.98%
Number of salaries quoted 61045 71683 74196
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 £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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +124 463 £68,000 +0.74% 46
London +148 285 £68,000 -9.33% 28
South East +65 74 £75,000 +25.00% 5
City of London +55 61 £62,500 -10.71% 3
Berkshire +49 32 £75,000 +22.44% 2
Yorkshire +33 26 £52,500 -16.00% 2
South West +15 25 £65,000 +8.33% 5
West Midlands +15 20 £50,500 -15.83% 1
West Yorkshire +47 19 £50,000 -20.00% 2
Leeds +42 19 £50,000 -20.00% 2
Surrey +49 17 £90,000 +24.13% 1
Bristol +19 17 £80,000 +33.33% 2
North West -24 13 £58,750 +11.90% 3
Wales - 12 £52,000 -
South Wales - 12 £52,000 -
Newport - 12 £52,000 -
East of England +1 10 £80,000 +33.33% 1
Birmingham -3 10 £50,500 -15.83% 1
Cambridgeshire +5 9 - -
Manchester -36 9 £65,000 +23.80% 2
Reading +26 8 £75,000 +11.11% 1
Hampshire +9 8 £80,000 +52.38% 2
Oxfordshire +23 7 £100,000 +73.91%
North Yorkshire +6 7 £65,000 +73.33%
Scotland -4 6 £50,000 -25.92% 1
Worcestershire - 6 £36,500 -
Malvern - 6 £36,500 -
East Midlands +12 5 £61,250 -9.25% 1
Abingdon +11 5 - -
Sussex - 5 £65,000 -

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 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.

1 641 (57.33%) Information Security
2 493 (44.10%) CISSP
3 415 (37.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 352 (31.48%) Cybersecurity
5 300 (26.83%) Firewall
6 282 (25.22%) CISM
7 265 (23.70%) Network Security
8 250 (22.36%) Degree
8 250 (22.36%) Management Information System
9 233 (20.84%) Finance
10 232 (20.75%) SIEM
11 204 (18.25%) ITIL
12 202 (18.07%) PCI DSS
13 194 (17.35%) Security Operations
14 183 (16.37%) Risk Assessment
15 180 (16.10%) CISA
16 178 (15.92%) Security Cleared
17 176 (15.74%) Risk Management
18 174 (15.56%) Data Protection
19 152 (13.60%) Vulnerability Management
20 150 (13.42%) Security Management
20 150 (13.42%) Windows
21 141 (12.61%) Data Centre
22 140 (12.52%) SC Cleared
23 136 (12.16%) Security Operations Centre
24 135 (12.08%) Penetration Testing
25 126 (11.27%) TOGAF
26 119 (10.64%) Linux
27 105 (9.39%) Information Security Management
27 105 (9.39%) Splunk

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 59 (5.28%) IIS
2 12 (1.07%) JBoss
2 12 (1.07%) WebLogic
2 12 (1.07%) WebSphere
3 6 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (0.45%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.36%) Apache
6 3 (0.27%) Apache Pig
6 3 (0.27%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.18%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.089%) nginx
Applications
1 30 (2.68%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.18%) MS Office
4 1 (0.089%) MS Project
4 1 (0.089%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (0.81%) Temenos T24
2 6 (0.54%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.18%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.089%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.089%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.089%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 61 (5.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (2.24%) SaaS
4 18 (1.61%) PaaS
5 11 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.89%) Office 365
7 8 (0.72%) Sumo Logic
8 6 (0.54%) IaaS
9 5 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (0.36%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.089%) GitHub
11 1 (0.089%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (0.089%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 300 (26.83%) Firewall
2 265 (23.70%) Network Security
3 85 (7.60%) Intrusion Detection
4 68 (6.08%) VPN
5 55 (4.92%) TCP/IP
6 53 (4.74%) Cisco ASA
7 48 (4.29%) LAN
8 46 (4.11%) Internet
9 34 (3.04%) SSL
10 33 (2.95%) IPsec
11 31 (2.77%) DNS
12 30 (2.68%) HTTP
12 30 (2.68%) WAN
13 21 (1.88%) Wireless
14 19 (1.70%) MPLS
15 17 (1.52%) BGP
16 15 (1.34%) OSPF
17 13 (1.16%) Cisco Nexus
18 10 (0.89%) VLAN
18 10 (0.89%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (3.76%) Big Data
2 10 (0.89%) MongoDB
3 7 (0.63%) Hadoop
3 7 (0.63%) SAP BW
4 6 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (0.54%) SQL Server
5 3 (0.27%) Apache Hive
6 2 (0.18%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.089%) MySQL
7 1 (0.089%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.089%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.089%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.089%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (1.61%) Burp Suite
2 12 (1.07%) AppScan
2 12 (1.07%) Paros
2 12 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (1.07%) Visual Studio
3 6 (0.54%) Metasploit
3 6 (0.54%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (0.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.18%) sqlmap
5 1 (0.089%) JIRA
General
1 233 (20.84%) Finance
2 56 (5.01%) Law
3 52 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 38 (3.40%) Banking
5 32 (2.86%) Legal
6 28 (2.50%) Retail
7 21 (1.88%) Advertising
8 17 (1.52%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
10 13 (1.16%) Marketing
11 12 (1.07%) Aerospace
11 12 (1.07%) Financial Institution
11 12 (1.07%) Military
12 8 (0.72%) Investment Banking
13 6 (0.54%) Electronics
14 4 (0.36%) Publishing
15 2 (0.18%) Back Office
15 2 (0.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 364 (32.56%) Architect
2 306 (27.37%) Security Architect
3 236 (21.11%) Consultant
4 199 (17.80%) Security Consultant
5 151 (13.51%) Analyst
6 138 (12.34%) Security Analyst
7 105 (9.39%) Security Engineer
8 103 (9.21%) Security Manager
9 88 (7.87%) Information Security Consultant
10 64 (5.72%) Solutions Architect
11 61 (5.46%) Cybersecurity Architect
12 57 (5.10%) IT Analyst
12 57 (5.10%) IT Security Analyst
13 51 (4.56%) Head of Security
13 51 (4.56%) Network Security Consultant
14 50 (4.47%) Information Analyst
14 50 (4.47%) Information Security Analyst
14 50 (4.47%) Network Consultant
15 44 (3.94%) Cybersecurity Analyst
15 44 (3.94%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (2.77%) Web Services
2 16 (1.43%) .NET
3 13 (1.16%) Middleware
4 12 (1.07%) WCF
5 11 (0.98%) SAML
6 9 (0.81%) AngularJS
6 9 (0.81%) Node.js
6 9 (0.81%) RabbitMQ
6 9 (0.81%) Ruby on Rails
7 8 (0.72%) OpenID
8 6 (0.54%) XML
9 5 (0.45%) OAuth2
9 5 (0.45%) SOAP
10 4 (0.36%) JSON
10 4 (0.36%) Regular Expression
10 4 (0.36%) RESTful
10 4 (0.36%) Spring
11 3 (0.27%) OAuth
11 3 (0.27%) REST
11 3 (0.27%) SPNEGO
Miscellaneous
1 250 (22.36%) Management Information System
2 141 (12.61%) Data Centre
3 136 (12.16%) Security Operations Centre
4 85 (7.60%) PKI
5 70 (6.26%) Computer Science
6 61 (5.46%) Analytical Skills
7 57 (5.10%) CESG
8 54 (4.83%) Cryptography
9 52 (4.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 48 (4.29%) Data Protection Act
11 24 (2.15%) Mainframe
12 19 (1.70%) Client/Server
12 19 (1.70%) Statistics
13 12 (1.07%) Clustering
13 12 (1.07%) Cyberthreat
13 12 (1.07%) Data Integration
14 11 (0.98%) Public Cloud
15 10 (0.89%) Virtual Team
16 9 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
16 9 (0.81%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 150 (13.42%) Windows
2 119 (10.64%) Linux
3 58 (5.19%) Unix
4 38 (3.40%) Windows Server
5 33 (2.95%) Apple iOS
6 28 (2.50%) Mac OS X
7 12 (1.07%) Solaris
8 9 (0.81%) AIX
9 8 (0.72%) Android
10 3 (0.27%) CentOS
10 3 (0.27%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.089%) VMS
12 1 (0.089%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.089%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.089%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 641 (57.33%) Information Security
2 352 (31.48%) Cybersecurity
3 232 (20.75%) SIEM
4 204 (18.25%) ITIL
5 194 (17.35%) Security Operations
6 183 (16.37%) Risk Assessment
7 176 (15.74%) Risk Management
8 174 (15.56%) Data Protection
9 152 (13.60%) Vulnerability Management
10 150 (13.42%) Security Management
11 135 (12.08%) Penetration Testing
12 126 (11.27%) TOGAF
13 105 (9.39%) Information Security Management
14 104 (9.30%) Identity Access Management
15 98 (8.77%) Security Monitoring
16 96 (8.59%) Vulnerability Scanning
17 92 (8.23%) Project Management
18 82 (7.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
19 78 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
20 76 (6.80%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 55 (4.92%) Python
2 52 (4.65%) JavaScript
3 44 (3.94%) C
4 41 (3.67%) Java
5 25 (2.24%) SQL
6 16 (1.43%) C#
6 16 (1.43%) Ruby
7 15 (1.34%) PowerShell
8 12 (1.07%) Perl
9 11 (0.98%) C++
10 10 (0.89%) Bash Shell
11 4 (0.36%) Go
11 4 (0.36%) Scala
11 4 (0.36%) VBScript
12 3 (0.27%) VB
13 2 (0.18%) Apple Swift
13 2 (0.18%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.089%) PHP
Qualifications
1 493 (44.10%) CISSP
2 282 (25.22%) CISM
3 250 (22.36%) Degree
4 180 (16.10%) CISA
5 178 (15.92%) Security Cleared
6 140 (12.52%) SC Cleared
7 88 (7.87%) CEH
8 59 (5.28%) IISP
9 57 (5.10%) CESG Certified Professional
10 53 (4.74%) Cisco Certification
10 53 (4.74%) GIAC
10 53 (4.74%) SANS
11 50 (4.47%) DV Cleared
12 41 (3.67%) CCNA
13 39 (3.49%) CCNP
14 37 (3.31%) CRISC
15 30 (2.68%) CISMP
16 17 (1.52%) CREST Certified
17 14 (1.25%) GCIH
17 14 (1.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 415 (37.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 202 (18.07%) PCI DSS
3 103 (9.21%) COBIT
4 51 (4.56%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 51 (4.56%) SLA
5 43 (3.85%) ISO27002
6 41 (3.67%) QA
7 16 (1.43%) ISO22301
7 16 (1.43%) ISO27005
8 15 (1.34%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 12 (1.07%) FISMA
10 8 (0.72%) SSAE 16
11 7 (0.63%) RMADS
12 5 (0.45%) BS7799
12 5 (0.45%) HIPAA
12 5 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 4 (0.36%) COSO
14 2 (0.18%) Data Quality
14 2 (0.18%) GDPR
15 1 (0.089%) GPG13
System Software
1 45 (4.03%) Active Directory
2 29 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (1.97%) VMware ESX
4 10 (0.89%) Snort
5 5 (0.45%) Docker
6 4 (0.36%) IAG
6 4 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.27%) NFS
8 2 (0.18%) Firmware
9 1 (0.089%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 29 (2.59%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 23 (2.06%) FortiGate
3 17 (1.52%) Nessus
4 16 (1.43%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 15 (1.34%) QRadar
6 12 (1.07%) HP Fortify
6 12 (1.07%) McAfee ePO
6 12 (1.07%) WebInspect
7 11 (0.98%) Ansible
7 11 (0.98%) Puppet
8 10 (0.89%) logstash
9 9 (0.81%) SCCM
10 8 (0.72%) RSA enVision
10 8 (0.72%) WMI
11 7 (0.63%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 7 (0.63%) Nmap
12 6 (0.54%) RSA Archer
13 5 (0.45%) Cacti
13 5 (0.45%) CSIRT
13 5 (0.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 105 (9.39%) Splunk
2 101 (9.03%) Cisco
3 83 (7.42%) Microsoft
4 81 (7.25%) CheckPoint
5 79 (7.07%) ArcSight
6 60 (5.37%) Palo Alto
7 39 (3.49%) Juniper
8 38 (3.40%) VMware
9 30 (2.68%) Intel Security
10 28 (2.50%) Apple
11 23 (2.06%) Fortinet
12 20 (1.79%) Imperva
13 19 (1.70%) HP
13 19 (1.70%) LogLogic
14 17 (1.52%) SAP
15 16 (1.43%) SolarWinds
16 13 (1.16%) F5
17 11 (0.98%) Forcepoint
17 11 (0.98%) LogRhythm
18 10 (0.89%) Sophos
North West London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
West London
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum Up to £100k DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: Pensions, Healthcare, Bonus, etc.
Posted: 3 hours ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£70,000 to £80,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £100,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £100,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £100,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £100,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £100,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + BONUS, CAR ALLOWANCE, PENSION
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
Cloud Computing International
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CapGemini Consulting
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 - 80,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Source Technology
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum £50,000 - £60,000 + bonus package.
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £64000 - £700000 per annum + Pension and company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Merlin Entertainments Group
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £ 85,000 + car allowance (5.9k) + bonus (10-15%) + pension + hea
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £62100 - £98120 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago