The first table below looks at the demand for Security Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Architecture over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Architecture
Rank 211 198 197
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 10 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.22% 0.041%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.28% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 2
Average salary £43,250 £75,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.33% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4084 4253 3648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 75.80% 76.74% 74.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3378 3592 3136
Average salary £41,405 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.51% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Security Architecture
England

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Architecture across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architecture within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Worcestershire +1 1 £44,000 -26.66%
Birmingham -7 1 £60,000 -20.00%
Security Architecture
England

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Security Architecture also 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 that cited Security Architecture.

1 14 (42.42%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (36.36%) Cognos
2 12 (36.36%) Cognos Powerplay
2 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 12 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (36.36%) TOGAF
2 12 (36.36%) Cognos TM1
2 12 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 12 (36.36%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 11 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 11 (33.33%) Citrix
3 11 (33.33%) DataStage
3 11 (33.33%) Firewall
3 11 (33.33%) VBA
3 11 (33.33%) Cognos Impromptu
3 11 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 11 (33.33%) ETL
3 11 (33.33%) FTP
4 10 (30.30%) Windows
4 10 (30.30%) AIX
4 10 (30.30%) Solaris
4 10 (30.30%) Linux
4 10 (30.30%) Migration
4 10 (30.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 10 (30.30%) PowerHA
5 9 (27.27%) Open Source
6 7 (21.21%) Oracle
6 7 (21.21%) WebLogic
7 6 (18.18%) Computer Science

Security Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Security Architecture also 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 that cited Security Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 7 (21.21%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 12 (36.36%) Cognos TM1
2 10 (30.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 11 (33.33%) Firewall
1 11 (33.33%) FTP
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (36.36%) Cognos Powerplay
2 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 12 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (36.36%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 11 (33.33%) DataStage
3 11 (33.33%) Cognos Impromptu
4 2 (6.06%) Big Data
5 1 (3.03%) ActiveReports
General
1 11 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (6.06%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.06%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) German Language
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Architect
2 12 (36.36%) Developer
2 12 (36.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 9 (27.27%) Cognos BI Developer
3 9 (27.27%) Cognos Developer
4 7 (21.21%) Security Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Lead Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Report Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Security Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Network Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Business Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Network Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Open Source
2 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) GIS
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) RMADS
4 1 (3.03%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Windows
1 10 (30.30%) AIX
1 10 (30.30%) Solaris
1 10 (30.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) TOGAF
2 11 (33.33%) ETL
3 10 (30.30%) Migration
4 5 (15.15%) ERP
5 4 (12.12%) SOA
5 4 (12.12%) Network Design
6 2 (6.06%) Content Management
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (6.06%) CRM
6 2 (6.06%) Project Management
7 1 (3.03%) Information Assurance
7 1 (3.03%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.03%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) ISMS
7 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.18%) Degree
3 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
4 4 (12.12%) DV Cleared
5 2 (6.06%) CISSP
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.03%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.03%) BS7799
2 1 (3.03%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 10 (30.30%) PowerHA
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Cognos
2 11 (33.33%) Citrix
3 7 (21.21%) Oracle
4 5 (15.15%) Hyperion
5 4 (12.12%) Infor
5 4 (12.12%) SAP
6 2 (6.06%) Fujitsu
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco