The table below looks at the statistics for Security Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Architecture over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Architecture
England / West Midlands
Rank 195 203 213
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +10
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 14 36 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.30% 0.61% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.69% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 12 25 9
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £61,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.08%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4222 5237 4237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 89.75% 88.33% 83.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3383 4309 3572
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Security Architecture as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Security Architecture
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Architecture across the West Midlands region.

Security Architecture Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Security Architecture
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Architecture across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Security Architecture Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Security Architecture
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architecture within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 February 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
Birmingham -6 5 £60,000 - 1
Wolverhampton - 3 £82,500 -
Warwickshire +29 2 £61,250 +4.70%
Coventry +6 2 £67,500 +22.72% 1
Worcestershire -9 2 £36,500 -
Security Architecture
England

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing Security Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Security Architecture.

1 18 (41.86%) ITIL
2 16 (37.21%) Security Operations
3 15 (34.88%) CISSP
3 15 (34.88%) Information Security
4 13 (30.23%) Service Delivery
4 13 (30.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (30.23%) Line Management
4 13 (30.23%) Data Centre
4 13 (30.23%) Security Operations Centre
5 11 (25.58%) Firewall
6 9 (20.93%) LAN
6 9 (20.93%) Degree
6 9 (20.93%) PCI DSS
7 8 (18.60%) SIEM
8 7 (16.28%) WAN
9 6 (13.95%) Risk Management
9 6 (13.95%) CISM
9 6 (13.95%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (13.95%) TOGAF
9 6 (13.95%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (13.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 5 (11.63%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 5 (11.63%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 5 (11.63%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (11.63%) Open Source
10 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
10 5 (11.63%) Law
10 5 (11.63%) Manufacturing
10 5 (11.63%) Business Continuity
10 5 (11.63%) HTTP

Security Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.33%) MS Project
1 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.58%) Firewall
2 9 (20.93%) LAN
3 7 (16.28%) WAN
4 6 (13.95%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (11.63%) DNS
5 5 (11.63%) HTTP
5 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
6 4 (9.30%) Network Security
7 3 (6.98%) SAN
8 2 (4.65%) Skype
8 2 (4.65%) SNMP
8 2 (4.65%) VLAN
8 2 (4.65%) VoIP
8 2 (4.65%) VPN
9 1 (2.33%) MPLS
General
1 5 (11.63%) Law
1 5 (11.63%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.65%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Head of Security
2 12 (27.91%) Architect
3 10 (23.26%) Security Architect
4 5 (11.63%) Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) SOC Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Information Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Information Security Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Security Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Compliance Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Information Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Information Security Manager
6 3 (6.98%) IT Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) IT Security Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Security Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Senior IT Security Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Security Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Information Security Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Data Centre
1 13 (30.23%) Security Operations Centre
2 6 (13.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Blog
4 1 (2.33%) CESG
4 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
1 1 (2.33%) Unix
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) ITIL
2 16 (37.21%) Security Operations
3 15 (34.88%) Information Security
4 13 (30.23%) Line Management
4 13 (30.23%) Service Delivery
5 8 (18.60%) SIEM
6 6 (13.95%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (13.95%) Risk Management
6 6 (13.95%) TOGAF
7 5 (11.63%) Business Continuity
7 5 (11.63%) Open Source
7 5 (11.63%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (9.30%) Threat Analysis
8 4 (9.30%) Threat Detection
9 3 (6.98%) BCP
9 3 (6.98%) Presales
9 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
9 3 (6.98%) Security Management
9 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (34.88%) CISSP
2 9 (20.93%) Degree
3 6 (13.95%) CISM
4 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
4 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (6.98%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.65%) CCNA
6 2 (4.65%) CCSP
6 2 (4.65%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (4.65%) CREST Certified
6 2 (4.65%) ISSAP
6 2 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (2.33%) CISA
7 1 (2.33%) CISMP
7 1 (2.33%) GSNA
7 1 (2.33%) MCITP
7 1 (2.33%) PCI QSA
7 1 (2.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (20.93%) PCI DSS
3 4 (9.30%) ISO27002
4 3 (6.98%) ISO22301
4 3 (6.98%) ISO27005
5 1 (2.33%) COBIT
5 1 (2.33%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 5 (11.63%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 3 (6.98%) Cisco
2 2 (4.65%) EMC
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) VMware
3 1 (2.33%) Avaya
3 1 (2.33%) BT
3 1 (2.33%) SAP
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