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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Security Architect
Rank 925 953 988
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Architect 12 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.019% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.020% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 6
Median salary £75,000 £55,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £67,100 £55,000 £70,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £78,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median salary £71,250 £55,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year
+29.54% -24.13%

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
98711 106520 115260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.47% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 82990 86917 93519
Median 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 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 5 May 2016 within the UK.

Senior Security Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Security Architect
Top 8 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 5 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 +17 9 £67,500 +22.72% 1
North West - 4 £67,500 -
Manchester - 4 £67,500 -
South East +8 3 £75,000 +36.36%
London +17 2 £80,000 - 1
Amersham - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Surrey -3 1 £75,000 +36.36%

Senior Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 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 18 (48.65%) CISSP
2 17 (45.95%) Security Architecture
3 14 (37.84%) Information Security
4 13 (35.14%) TOGAF
5 12 (32.43%) CISM
6 11 (29.73%) GIAC
6 11 (29.73%) SABSA
7 10 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (24.32%) Network Security
8 9 (24.32%) PCI DSS
9 8 (21.62%) MODAF
9 8 (21.62%) Games
9 8 (21.62%) People Management
9 8 (21.62%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (21.62%) SANS
10 7 (18.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 6 (16.22%) ISSAP
11 6 (16.22%) Finance
11 6 (16.22%) Kalman Filter
12 5 (13.51%) Identity Management
12 5 (13.51%) CISA
13 4 (10.81%) Banking
14 3 (8.11%) Retail
14 3 (8.11%) Data Management
14 3 (8.11%) Zachman Framework
14 3 (8.11%) CEH
14 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
14 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
14 3 (8.11%) Legal
14 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management

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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) Network Security
2 2 (5.41%) Firewall
2 2 (5.41%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.70%) Internet
General
1 8 (21.62%) Games
2 6 (16.22%) Finance
3 4 (10.81%) Banking
4 3 (8.11%) Legal
4 3 (8.11%) Retail
4 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Cryptography
2 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.70%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Security Architecture
2 14 (37.84%) Information Security
3 13 (35.14%) TOGAF
4 11 (29.73%) SABSA
5 8 (21.62%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (21.62%) MODAF
5 8 (21.62%) People Management
6 6 (16.22%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (13.51%) Identity Management
8 3 (8.11%) Data Management
8 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (8.11%) Zachman Framework
9 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (5.41%) Information Assurance
9 2 (5.41%) Network Design
9 2 (5.41%) Protective Monitoring
9 2 (5.41%) Risk Management
9 2 (5.41%) SWOT Analysis
10 1 (2.70%) Database Security
10 1 (2.70%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 18 (48.65%) CISSP
2 12 (32.43%) CISM
3 11 (29.73%) GIAC
4 8 (21.62%) SANS
5 6 (16.22%) ISSAP
6 5 (13.51%) CISA
7 3 (8.11%) CCIE
7 3 (8.11%) CCNP
7 3 (8.11%) CEH
7 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
7 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
7 3 (8.11%) SSCP
8 2 (5.41%) CRISC
8 2 (5.41%) Degree
8 2 (5.41%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (24.32%) PCI DSS
2 7 (18.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (8.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (2.70%) HIPAA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) EnCase
1 1 (2.70%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) Cisco
1 2 (5.41%) F5
1 2 (5.41%) Juniper
2 1 (2.70%) Qualys
2 1 (2.70%) Splunk
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