The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Technical Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Technical Architect
Rank - 982 975
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Technical Architect 0 3 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.003% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.003% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 9
Average salary - £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary - - £65,000

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
99394 108225 115334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 83478 88313 93538
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Technical Architect in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Security Technical Architect
Salary Trend

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

Security Technical Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Security Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Security Technical Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Technical Architect in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) SSCP
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Law
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) CCSE
2 1 (33.33%) CEH
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) iPad

Security Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Security Technical Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) ArchiMate
1 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Information Governance
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Network Packet Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) SABSA
1 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) SIEM
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 1 (33.33%) UML
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) CCSE
2 1 (33.33%) CEH
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) SSCP
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 1 (33.33%) Twitter
1 1 (33.33%) VMware