The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Security Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Security Architect
Rank 907 936 993
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Architect 16 28 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.026% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.027% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 4
Median salary £80,000 £70,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £73,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £80,000 £93,500
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £55,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -31.25%

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
96072 103113 114040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.47% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 80843 84551 93470
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 27 May 2016 within the UK.

Senior Security Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Security Architect
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Security Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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 +1 13 £80,000 +14.28% 4
London +32 8 £80,000 -3.03% 4
North West +21 3 £67,500 -3.57%
Manchester +5 3 £67,500 -3.57%
South East -14 2 £75,000 +36.36%
City of London +42 1 £80,000 -3.03% 1
Surrey -6 1 £75,000 +36.36%
Amersham - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -

Senior Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, Senior Security 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 Senior Security Architect in the job title.

1 21 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 19 (45.24%) CISSP
2 19 (45.24%) Information Security
3 13 (30.95%) TOGAF
3 13 (30.95%) Network Security
3 13 (30.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (28.57%) SABSA
4 12 (28.57%) CISM
5 11 (26.19%) GIAC
5 11 (26.19%) PCI DSS
6 9 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (19.05%) SANS
7 8 (19.05%) Finance
8 7 (16.67%) MODAF
8 7 (16.67%) Games
8 7 (16.67%) Risk Management
8 7 (16.67%) People Management
9 6 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
9 6 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 6 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (14.29%) ISSAP
10 5 (11.90%) ITIL
10 5 (11.90%) CISA
10 5 (11.90%) Identity Management
10 5 (11.90%) Security Operations
11 4 (9.52%) Algorithms
11 4 (9.52%) Big Data
11 4 (9.52%) COBIT

Senior Security 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.95%) Network Security
2 6 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (4.76%) Firewall
4 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) Big Data
General
1 8 (19.05%) Finance
2 7 (16.67%) Games
3 4 (9.52%) Banking
3 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 3 (7.14%) Legal
4 3 (7.14%) Retail
5 1 (2.38%) Electronics
5 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.52%) Algorithms
4 3 (7.14%) Cryptography
5 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (4.76%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.38%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 19 (45.24%) Information Security
3 13 (30.95%) TOGAF
4 12 (28.57%) SABSA
5 9 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (16.67%) MODAF
6 7 (16.67%) People Management
6 7 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 6 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 5 (11.90%) Identity Management
8 5 (11.90%) ITIL
8 5 (11.90%) Security Operations
9 4 (9.52%) IT Governance
10 3 (7.14%) Data Management
10 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
11 2 (4.76%) Network Design
11 2 (4.76%) Threat Modelling
Qualifications
1 19 (45.24%) CISSP
2 12 (28.57%) CISM
3 11 (26.19%) GIAC
4 8 (19.05%) SANS
5 6 (14.29%) ISSAP
6 5 (11.90%) CISA
7 3 (7.14%) CCIE
7 3 (7.14%) CCNP
7 3 (7.14%) CEH
7 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
7 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
7 3 (7.14%) SSCP
8 2 (4.76%) CRISC
8 2 (4.76%) Degree
8 2 (4.76%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (26.19%) PCI DSS
3 4 (9.52%) COBIT
4 3 (7.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (2.38%) HIPAA
5 1 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) EnCase
1 1 (2.38%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (4.76%) Cisco
1 2 (4.76%) F5
1 2 (4.76%) Juniper
2 1 (2.38%) Qualys
2 1 (2.38%) SAP
2 1 (2.38%) Splunk
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