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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Solution Architect
Rank 890 928 973
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Solutions Architect 27 23 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.022% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.022% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 14
Median salary £72,500 £70,000 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +5.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £54,750
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,500 £73,500
UK excluding London median salary £72,500 £70,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +21.73%

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
94677 102911 115314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.45% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 79602 84497 94476
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +35 27 £72,500 +3.57% 4
London +14 17 £83,250 +18.92% 2
City of London +51 10 £83,250 -2.05%
South East +28 6 £72,500 +7.40%
Surrey - 5 £72,500 -
Midlands - 2 £50,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £75,000 -

Security Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 20 (47.62%) Security Architecture
2 19 (45.24%) Finance
3 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
4 14 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
4 14 (33.33%) C#
4 14 (33.33%) Java
4 14 (33.33%) .NET
5 10 (23.81%) Presales
6 6 (14.29%) CheckPoint
6 6 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (14.29%) TOGAF
7 5 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (11.90%) PaaS
7 5 (11.90%) CISSP
7 5 (11.90%) Cisco
7 5 (11.90%) OpenStack
7 5 (11.90%) IaaS
8 4 (9.52%) Palo Alto
8 4 (9.52%) Fortinet
8 4 (9.52%) Network Security
9 3 (7.14%) iPad
9 3 (7.14%) Retail
9 3 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
9 3 (7.14%) Firewall
9 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (7.14%) CEH
9 3 (7.14%) ITIL
9 3 (7.14%) Information Security
9 3 (7.14%) Cybersecurity

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 19 (45.24%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Retail
3 2 (4.76%) Law
3 2 (4.76%) Legal
4 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (4.76%) 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
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Android
1 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (47.62%) Security Architecture
2 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 14 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
4 10 (23.81%) Presales
5 6 (14.29%) TOGAF
6 3 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (7.14%) Information Security
6 3 (7.14%) ITIL
6 3 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
7 2 (4.76%) Document Management
7 2 (4.76%) Functional Testing
7 2 (4.76%) Line Management
7 2 (4.76%) Network Architecture
7 2 (4.76%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (4.76%) SIEM
7 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (33.33%) C#
1 14 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) CISSP
2 3 (7.14%) CEH
3 2 (4.76%) CISA
3 2 (4.76%) CISM
3 2 (4.76%) Degree
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 2 (4.76%) ArcSight
4 2 (4.76%) F5
4 2 (4.76%) Intel Security
4 2 (4.76%) LogRhythm
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.76%) Symantec
5 1 (2.38%) HP
5 1 (2.38%) IBM
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