The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Security Architect
Rank 926 937 942
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Architect 25 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.004% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.004% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 6
Average salary £59,850 £80,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.18% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,000 £68,750
10% offered a salary of more than £73,800 £88,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-21.42% -

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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
Average 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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016 within the UK.

Senior Security Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Security Architect
Top 17 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 5 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +27 23 £59,850 -25.18% 1
Manchester - 8 - -
North West - 8 - -
London +5 6 £72,000 -20.00%
Yorkshire - 6 £55,000 -
Leeds - 6 £55,000 -
West Yorkshire - 6 £55,000 -
South East -5 3 £66,250 -5.35% 1
City of London +57 2 £75,000 -
Glasgow - 2 £65,000 -
Scotland - 2 £65,000 -
Berkshire +2 1 £62,500 -10.71%
Surrey - 1 £70,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - - 1
Reading - 1 £62,500 -
Amersham - 1 - - 1
Leatherhead - 1 £70,000 -

Senior Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 24 (51.06%) Security Architecture
2 19 (40.43%) CISSP
3 16 (34.04%) PCI DSS
4 14 (29.79%) Information Security
5 13 (27.66%) CISM
5 13 (27.66%) Cybersecurity
6 12 (25.53%) TOGAF
7 11 (23.40%) Finance
7 11 (23.40%) GIAC
8 10 (21.28%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (19.15%) SABSA
9 9 (19.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 8 (17.02%) MODAF
10 8 (17.02%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (17.02%) People Management
10 8 (17.02%) SANS
10 8 (17.02%) Security Operations
10 8 (17.02%) Games
11 7 (14.89%) Data Centre
11 7 (14.89%) Degree
12 6 (12.77%) Kalman Filter
12 6 (12.77%) ISSAP
13 5 (10.64%) CISA
13 5 (10.64%) IIS
13 5 (10.64%) Security Operations Centre
13 5 (10.64%) IISP
13 5 (10.64%) Vulnerability Management
13 5 (10.64%) Network Security
14 4 (8.51%) Splunk
14 4 (8.51%) Middleware

Senior Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.64%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) Network Security
2 4 (8.51%) Firewall
3 2 (4.26%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) Big Data
1 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
General
1 11 (23.40%) Finance
2 8 (17.02%) Games
3 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.38%) Legal
5 2 (4.26%) Retail
6 1 (2.13%) Banking
6 1 (2.13%) Electronics
6 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.89%) Data Centre
3 5 (10.64%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (4.26%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (4.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.26%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.13%) CESG
5 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.13%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (51.06%) Security Architecture
2 14 (29.79%) Information Security
3 13 (27.66%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (25.53%) TOGAF
5 9 (19.15%) SABSA
6 8 (17.02%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (17.02%) MODAF
6 8 (17.02%) People Management
6 8 (17.02%) Security Operations
7 6 (12.77%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (10.64%) Vulnerability Management
9 4 (8.51%) Identity Management
10 3 (6.38%) Identity Access Management
10 3 (6.38%) Information Assurance
10 3 (6.38%) Performance Management
10 3 (6.38%) Portfolio Management
10 3 (6.38%) SIEM
11 2 (4.26%) Data Privacy
11 2 (4.26%) Patch Management
11 2 (4.26%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) Assembly Language
1 1 (2.13%) C
1 1 (2.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (40.43%) CISSP
2 13 (27.66%) CISM
3 11 (23.40%) GIAC
4 8 (17.02%) SANS
5 7 (14.89%) Degree
6 6 (12.77%) ISSAP
7 5 (10.64%) CISA
7 5 (10.64%) IISP
8 3 (6.38%) CCIE
8 3 (6.38%) CCNP
8 3 (6.38%) CEH
8 3 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
8 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
8 3 (6.38%) SSCP
9 2 (4.26%) CRISC
9 2 (4.26%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (34.04%) PCI DSS
2 9 (19.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (6.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) EnCase
1 1 (2.13%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) Splunk
2 3 (6.38%) ArcSight
3 2 (4.26%) Cisco
3 2 (4.26%) F5
3 2 (4.26%) Juniper
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.13%) Qualys
4 1 (2.13%) SAP
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