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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Solution Architect
Rank 899 943 969
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Solutions Architect 25 33 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.030% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.031% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 17 30 21
Median salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £52,250 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,800 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £72,500 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.00%

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
93561 106940 116399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.49% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 78889 88177 95218
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 26 June 2016 within the UK.

Security Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Security Solutions Architect
Top 7 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 26 June 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 +36 25 £75,000 +7.14% 1
London +37 17 £83,500 +19.28% 1
City of London +60 9 £83,500 +23.70%
South East +40 3 £72,500 -3.33%
Midlands - 3 £50,000 -
Surrey - 2 £72,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £75,000 -

Security Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 19 (45.24%) Security Architecture
2 18 (42.86%) Finance
3 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (30.95%) Strategic Planning
4 13 (30.95%) Risk Assessment
4 13 (30.95%) C#
4 13 (30.95%) Java
4 13 (30.95%) .NET
5 10 (23.81%) Presales
6 8 (19.05%) TOGAF
7 6 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (14.29%) CISSP
7 6 (14.29%) CheckPoint
8 5 (11.90%) PaaS
8 5 (11.90%) IaaS
8 5 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (11.90%) OpenStack
8 5 (11.90%) Cisco
9 4 (9.52%) ITIL
9 4 (9.52%) Information Security
9 4 (9.52%) Network Security
9 4 (9.52%) Fortinet
9 4 (9.52%) Palo Alto
10 3 (7.14%) Waterfall
10 3 (7.14%) iPad
10 3 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (7.14%) Document Management
10 3 (7.14%) Retail
10 3 (7.14%) Zachman Framework

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 (11.90%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.90%) IaaS
2 5 (11.90%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) Network Security
2 3 (7.14%) Firewall
3 2 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (4.76%) VPN
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.38%) Internet
4 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Big Data
General
1 18 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Law
2 3 (7.14%) Legal
2 3 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Back Office
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.95%) .NET
2 3 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) iPad
2 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.38%) Internet of Things
2 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.38%) User Experience
2 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Android
1 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) Security Architecture
2 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (30.95%) Risk Assessment
3 13 (30.95%) Strategic Planning
4 10 (23.81%) Presales
5 8 (19.05%) TOGAF
6 4 (9.52%) Information Security
6 4 (9.52%) ITIL
7 3 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (7.14%) Document Management
7 3 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (7.14%) Waterfall
7 3 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
8 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (4.76%) MODAF
8 2 (4.76%) Network Architecture
8 2 (4.76%) SIEM
9 1 (2.38%) Ethical Hacking
9 1 (2.38%) Risk Analysis
9 1 (2.38%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.95%) C#
1 13 (30.95%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) CISSP
2 3 (7.14%) CEH
2 3 (7.14%) CISM
3 2 (4.76%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 5 (11.90%) Cisco
3 4 (9.52%) Fortinet
3 4 (9.52%) Palo Alto
4 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.76%) ArcSight
5 2 (4.76%) F5
5 2 (4.76%) Intel Security
5 2 (4.76%) LogRhythm
5 2 (4.76%) Symantec
6 1 (2.38%) HP
6 1 (2.38%) IBM
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