The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Security Technical Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Technical Architect
Rank 917 968 954
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Technical Architect 13 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.006% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.007% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 9
Median salary £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,800 £66,000 £57,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,025 £70,000 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.96%

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
94608 106354 112043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.32% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 79604 87716 91376
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Technical Architect over the 3 months to 22 July 2016 within the UK.

Security Technical Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Security Technical Architect
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Technical Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 22 July 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 +70 10 £70,000 -
East of England - 4 £65,000 -
London +40 3 £60,000 -14.28%
Hertfordshire - 3 - -
City of London +63 1 £72,500 +3.57%
Ipswich - 1 £65,000 -
Cardiff - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 £65,000 -
Wales - 1 - -

Security Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 2016, Security Technical 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 Technical Architect in the job title.

1 9 (64.29%) Presales
2 8 (57.14%) Analytics
2 8 (57.14%) Technical Architecture
2 8 (57.14%) Management Information System
3 7 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 7 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 7 (50.00%) SIEM
3 7 (50.00%) SABSA
3 7 (50.00%) SANS
4 6 (42.86%) Compliance Audit
4 6 (42.86%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 6 (42.86%) RSA Security Analytics
4 6 (42.86%) QRadar
4 6 (42.86%) AlgoSec
4 6 (42.86%) Cyber-Ark
4 6 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 6 (42.86%) People Management
4 6 (42.86%) FireEye
4 6 (42.86%) Palo Alto
4 6 (42.86%) Lancope
4 6 (42.86%) Change Control
4 6 (42.86%) ISACA
4 6 (42.86%) Trend Micro
4 6 (42.86%) F5
4 6 (42.86%) Splunk
4 6 (42.86%) Sourcefire
4 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 6 (42.86%) Forcepoint
4 6 (42.86%) Network Security

Security Technical 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 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (42.86%) Network Security
2 3 (21.43%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (7.14%) HTTP
4 1 (7.14%) SSL
4 1 (7.14%) VPN
4 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
4 1 (7.14%) X.509
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Fiddler
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
1 6 (42.86%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Presales
2 8 (57.14%) Analytics
2 8 (57.14%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (50.00%) SABSA
3 7 (50.00%) SIEM
3 7 (50.00%) TOGAF
4 6 (42.86%) Change Control
4 6 (42.86%) Compliance Audit
4 6 (42.86%) Data Protection
4 6 (42.86%) GAP Analysis
4 6 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 6 (42.86%) People Management
4 6 (42.86%) Risk Management
5 4 (28.57%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 3 (21.43%) Identity Access Management
7 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (14.29%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 2 (14.29%) SDLC
7 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
7 2 (14.29%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) SANS
2 6 (42.86%) CISSP
2 6 (42.86%) GIAC
2 6 (42.86%) ISACA
3 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) CEH
4 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) CCIE
5 1 (7.14%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (7.14%) CREST Certified
5 1 (7.14%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 6 (42.86%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (28.57%) XenApp
2 4 (28.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) QRadar
1 6 (42.86%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) AlgoSec
1 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco
1 6 (42.86%) Cyber-Ark
1 6 (42.86%) F5
1 6 (42.86%) FireEye
1 6 (42.86%) Forcepoint
1 6 (42.86%) Fortinet
1 6 (42.86%) IBM
1 6 (42.86%) Intel
1 6 (42.86%) Intel Security
1 6 (42.86%) Lancope
1 6 (42.86%) Palo Alto
1 6 (42.86%) Sourcefire
1 6 (42.86%) Splunk
1 6 (42.86%) Symantec
1 6 (42.86%) Trend Micro
1 6 (42.86%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) AppSense
2 4 (28.57%) Computacenter