The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Security Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Security Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Security Architect
Rank 919 876 895
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Architect 8 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.003% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.003% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 11
Average salary £75,000 £57,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £67,500
10% offered a salary of more than £93,000 £57,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £57,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+26.08% -17.85%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
115310 106336 118647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.70% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 93548 88465 101690
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

Senior Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Security Architect
Salary Trend

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

Senior Security Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Security Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Security Architect over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 within the UK.

Senior Security Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Security Architect
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Security Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
England -30 6 £70,000 +21.73%
London - 4 £95,000 -
City of London - 3 - -
South East - 2 £70,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £70,000 -

Senior Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Security 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 Senior Security Architect in their job title.

1 7 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (28.57%) Banking
4 3 (21.43%) CISSP
4 3 (21.43%) Security Management
4 3 (21.43%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco
4 3 (21.43%) Network Security
4 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (14.29%) Business Transformation
5 2 (14.29%) Degree
5 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 2 (14.29%) SCCM
5 2 (14.29%) Information Security
5 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 2 (14.29%) ERP
5 2 (14.29%) Juniper
5 2 (14.29%) McAfee
5 2 (14.29%) Finance
5 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.14%) Firewall
6 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
6 1 (7.14%) LDAP

Senior Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Security 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 Senior Security Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Network Security
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
2 1 (7.14%) LDAP
2 1 (7.14%) OSPF
2 1 (7.14%) BGP
2 1 (7.14%) TACACS
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco PIX
General
1 4 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Private Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) CESG
2 1 (7.14%) Cryptography
2 1 (7.14%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (7.14%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
3 3 (21.43%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Security Management
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 2 (14.29%) ERP
4 2 (14.29%) Business Transformation
4 2 (14.29%) Information Security
4 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.14%) Strategic Management
5 1 (7.14%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) SIEM
5 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.14%) Identity Management
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CISSP
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) CCNP
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) Juniper
2 2 (14.29%) McAfee
3 1 (7.14%) Websense
3 1 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Sourcefire
3 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
3 1 (7.14%) TippingPoint
3 1 (7.14%) Proofpoint
3 1 (7.14%) F5
3 1 (7.14%) MobileIron
3 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.14%) Symantec
3 1 (7.14%) HP