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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Security Architect
UK
Rank 828 924 939
Rank change year-on-year
+96 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Architect 17 23 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.023% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.024% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 4
Median salary £75,000 £61,175 £74,525
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.59% -17.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £64,750
10% offered a salary of more than £93,750 £70,000 £86,715
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £55,000 £74,525
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -26.19%

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
80971 96613 101461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.46% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67216 81083 84427
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 January 2017 within the UK.

Senior Security Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Security Architect
Top 21 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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +54 9 £75,000 +25.31% 1
Wales - 6 £52,000 -
Newport - 6 £52,000 -
South Wales - 6 £52,000 -
London +51 5 £54,788 -12.33% 1
South East +60 2 £87,500 +32.07%
Berkshire +47 1 £75,000 +20.00%
Surrey +37 1 £87,500 +25.00%
West Midlands +2 1 £75,000 -
North West -24 1 £75,000 -
Manchester -32 1 £75,000 -
South West - 1 £87,500 -
Worcestershire - 1 £75,000 -
Somerset - 1 £87,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £87,500 -
Kent - 1 £87,500 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £87,500 -
Wells - 1 £87,500 -
Guildford - 1 £87,500 -
Crawley - 1 £87,500 -
Malvern - 1 £75,000 -

Senior Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 22 (78.57%) Security Architecture
2 14 (50.00%) Information Assurance
3 13 (46.43%) Information Security
4 10 (35.71%) Enterprise Architecture
4 10 (35.71%) Statistics
5 8 (28.57%) TOGAF
5 8 (28.57%) Time Management
5 8 (28.57%) Big Data
6 6 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (21.43%) CESG Certified Professional
6 6 (21.43%) CISM
6 6 (21.43%) CISSP
7 5 (17.86%) Risk Management
7 5 (17.86%) Finance
7 5 (17.86%) Presales
7 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
8 4 (14.29%) Data Protection
8 4 (14.29%) PCI DSS
8 4 (14.29%) Social Media
8 4 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
8 4 (14.29%) CESG
8 4 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (14.29%) VPN
9 3 (10.71%) ITIL
9 3 (10.71%) CISA
9 3 (10.71%) SIEM
9 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
9 3 (10.71%) SDLC

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) IIS
1 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) IaaS
1 2 (7.14%) PaaS
1 2 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) VPN
2 2 (7.14%) BGP
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (7.14%) EIGRP
2 2 (7.14%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (7.14%) LAN
2 2 (7.14%) MPLS
2 2 (7.14%) Network Security
2 2 (7.14%) OSPF
2 2 (7.14%) WAN
2 2 (7.14%) Wireless
3 1 (3.57%) DNS
3 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) Big Data
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) SailPoint
1 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Statistics
2 4 (14.29%) CESG
2 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.29%) Social Media
3 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
4 2 (7.14%) Cryptography
5 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.57%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (3.57%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Security Architecture
2 14 (50.00%) Information Assurance
3 13 (46.43%) Information Security
4 10 (35.71%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (28.57%) Time Management
5 8 (28.57%) TOGAF
6 6 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (17.86%) Presales
7 5 (17.86%) Risk Management
8 4 (14.29%) Data Protection
8 4 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
9 3 (10.71%) ITIL
9 3 (10.71%) SABSA
9 3 (10.71%) SDLC
9 3 (10.71%) Security Management
9 3 (10.71%) SIEM
10 2 (7.14%) Migration
10 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
10 2 (7.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) CESG Certified Professional
1 6 (21.43%) CISM
1 6 (21.43%) CISSP
2 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) CISA
3 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) BC Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) CCDP
4 2 (7.14%) CCIE
4 2 (7.14%) CCNP
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) JNCIA
4 2 (7.14%) JNCIS
5 1 (3.57%) CREST Certified
5 1 (3.57%) Degree
5 1 (3.57%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (14.29%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
1 1 (3.57%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Cisco
1 2 (7.14%) IBM
1 2 (7.14%) Juniper
2 1 (3.57%) ArcSight
2 1 (3.57%) CA
2 1 (3.57%) ForgeRock
2 1 (3.57%) Intel
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) NetIQ
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) SAP
2 1 (3.57%) Splunk
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