The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Security Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Solution Architect
Rank 879 914 954
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Solutions Architect 35 48 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.044% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.045% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 31 36 16
Median salary £70,000 £70,000 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,750
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £76,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £70,000 £63,750
% change year-on-year
- +9.80%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94249 105728 111501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.37% 96.20% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 79336 87614 89975
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Security Solutions Architect in the job title.

Security Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Security Solutions Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Solutions Architect within the UK.

Security Solutions Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Security Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Solutions Architect over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 within the UK.

Security Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Security Solutions Architect
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Solutions Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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 +50 35 £70,000 - 3
London +48 22 £70,000 - 2
Bristol - 5 £80,000 - 1
South West - 5 £80,000 - 1
South East +29 3 £70,000 -6.66%
West Midlands -7 3 £55,000 -21.42%
Birmingham - 3 £55,000 -
City of London +63 2 £83,500 +28.46%
Oxfordshire - 2 £67,500 -
Berkshire +16 1 £92,500 +23.33%
Reading - 1 £92,500 -
Oxford - 1 £70,000 -
Midlands - 1 - -

Security Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, Security Solutions Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Security Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 25 (40.32%) Finance
2 20 (32.26%) Presales
3 17 (27.42%) TOGAF
4 15 (24.19%) Firewall
4 15 (24.19%) Cisco
5 14 (22.58%) Information Security
5 14 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (22.58%) Security Architecture
6 12 (19.35%) CEH
6 12 (19.35%) CISM
6 12 (19.35%) ITIL
7 11 (17.74%) CISSP
7 11 (17.74%) Risk Assessment
8 10 (16.13%) Legal
8 10 (16.13%) Java
8 10 (16.13%) Hybrid Cloud
9 9 (14.52%) Amazon AWS
10 8 (12.90%) Strategic Planning
10 8 (12.90%) Management Information System
10 8 (12.90%) CISA
10 8 (12.90%) .NET
10 8 (12.90%) C#
10 8 (12.90%) Windows
10 8 (12.90%) Palo Alto
10 8 (12.90%) Cybersecurity
11 7 (11.29%) SIEM
11 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
11 7 (11.29%) Network Security
12 6 (9.68%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (9.68%) Cisco Certification

Security Solutions Architect Skill Set
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 5 (8.06%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.52%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.68%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (8.06%) IaaS
3 5 (8.06%) PaaS
4 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (24.19%) Firewall
2 7 (11.29%) Network Security
3 6 (9.68%) Wireless
4 5 (8.06%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (8.06%) DNS
4 5 (8.06%) SAN
4 5 (8.06%) WAN
5 4 (6.45%) DHCP
5 4 (6.45%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (6.45%) iSCSI
6 3 (4.84%) LDAP
6 3 (4.84%) VPN
7 2 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (3.23%) LAN
7 2 (3.23%) VoIP
8 1 (1.61%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.61%) FTP
8 1 (1.61%) HTTP
8 1 (1.61%) SMTP
8 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) Big Data
1 1 (1.61%) GIS
1 1 (1.61%) Pentaho
General
1 25 (40.32%) Finance
2 10 (16.13%) Legal
3 5 (8.06%) Retail
4 4 (6.45%) Law
5 3 (4.84%) Aerospace
5 3 (4.84%) Banking
6 2 (3.23%) Marketing
7 1 (1.61%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.90%) .NET
2 5 (8.06%) Web Services
3 2 (3.23%) JAAS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Hybrid Cloud
2 8 (12.90%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.06%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.84%) CESG
4 3 (4.84%) Cryptography
4 3 (4.84%) iPad
4 3 (4.84%) Virtual Team
5 2 (3.23%) Fintech
5 2 (3.23%) User Experience
6 1 (1.61%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.61%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.61%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.61%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.90%) Windows
2 2 (3.23%) CentOS
2 2 (3.23%) Linux
2 2 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.61%) Android
3 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.61%) Windows Vista
3 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.26%) Presales
2 17 (27.42%) TOGAF
3 14 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (22.58%) Information Security
3 14 (22.58%) Security Architecture
4 12 (19.35%) ITIL
5 11 (17.74%) Risk Assessment
6 8 (12.90%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (12.90%) Strategic Planning
7 7 (11.29%) SIEM
8 5 (8.06%) CRM
8 5 (8.06%) E-Commerce
8 5 (8.06%) Ethical Hacking
8 5 (8.06%) Load Balancing
8 5 (8.06%) MODAF
8 5 (8.06%) OWASP
8 5 (8.06%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (8.06%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (8.06%) Zachman Framework
9 4 (6.45%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.13%) Java
2 8 (12.90%) C#
3 4 (6.45%) Python
4 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.23%) Perl
4 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (19.35%) CEH
1 12 (19.35%) CISM
2 11 (17.74%) CISSP
3 8 (12.90%) CISA
4 6 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (8.06%) CCIE
6 4 (6.45%) DV Cleared
6 4 (6.45%) GIAC
6 4 (6.45%) SANS
6 4 (6.45%) SC Cleared
6 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (8.06%) PCI DSS
1 5 (8.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (4.84%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (24.19%) Cisco
2 8 (12.90%) Palo Alto
3 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.68%) Juniper
4 6 (9.68%) Meraki
5 4 (6.45%) CheckPoint
5 4 (6.45%) VMware
6 3 (4.84%) F5
6 3 (4.84%) Oracle
7 2 (3.23%) ArcSight
7 2 (3.23%) Fortinet
7 2 (3.23%) Intel Security
7 2 (3.23%) Symantec
8 1 (1.61%) ESRI
8 1 (1.61%) Google
8 1 (1.61%) HP
8 1 (1.61%) IBM
8 1 (1.61%) Intel
8 1 (1.61%) Splunk
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