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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Architecture over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architecture
Rank 185 207 185
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -22
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 59 18 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.94% 0.33% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.40% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 40 15 15
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £44,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Security Architecture
England

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
5456 4520 4155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.38% 83.64% 84.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4290 3773 3449
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 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
(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
Birmingham +3 31 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Coventry - 11 £55,000 - 1
Solihull - 8 £65,000 -
Worcestershire - 5 - -
Security Architecture
England

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 36 (45.57%) Cybersecurity
2 32 (40.51%) SC Cleared
2 32 (40.51%) Security Cleared
3 24 (30.38%) Information Security
4 21 (26.58%) CISSP
4 21 (26.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 18 (22.78%) Degree
5 18 (22.78%) SAP
6 15 (18.99%) SAP Basis
6 15 (18.99%) Manufacturing
6 15 (18.99%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (18.99%) ITIL
6 15 (18.99%) NetWeaver
6 15 (18.99%) SAP GRC
6 15 (18.99%) SAP Portal
6 15 (18.99%) SAP Security
7 14 (17.72%) PCI DSS
8 13 (16.46%) Enterprise Architecture
9 12 (15.19%) Supplier Management
10 11 (13.92%) SIEM
11 10 (12.66%) ITIL V3
11 10 (12.66%) ISO22301
11 10 (12.66%) ISO27005
11 10 (12.66%) ISO27002
12 9 (11.39%) Firewall
12 9 (11.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 8 (10.13%) Windows
14 7 (8.86%) Data Centre
15 6 (7.59%) SQL
15 6 (7.59%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 15 (18.99%) NetWeaver
1 15 (18.99%) SAP Portal
2 5 (6.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (7.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.27%) MS Project
3 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (18.99%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) IaaS
1 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.53%) Office 365
1 2 (2.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.39%) Firewall
2 5 (6.33%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (5.06%) Network Security
4 1 (1.27%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.27%) Big Data
General
1 15 (18.99%) Manufacturing
2 6 (7.59%) Legal
3 1 (1.27%) Finance
3 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (51.90%) Consultant
1 41 (51.90%) Security Consultant
2 34 (43.04%) Architect
3 17 (21.52%) Security Architect
4 15 (18.99%) SAP Architect
4 15 (18.99%) SAP Technical Architect
4 15 (18.99%) Technical Architect
5 9 (11.39%) Cybersecurity Architect
5 9 (11.39%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 9 (11.39%) IT Consultant
5 9 (11.39%) IT Security Consultant
5 9 (11.39%) Senior Consultant
5 9 (11.39%) Senior IT Consultant
5 9 (11.39%) Senior IT Security Consultant
5 9 (11.39%) Senior Security Consultant
6 8 (10.13%) Information Security Consultant
7 5 (6.33%) Data Centre Engineer
7 5 (6.33%) Exchange Engineer
7 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Engineer
7 5 (6.33%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.99%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.33%) Mathematics
3 4 (5.06%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.06%) PKI
3 4 (5.06%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (2.53%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.27%) BYOD
5 1 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.27%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.13%) Windows
2 5 (6.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.27%) Linux
3 1 (1.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (45.57%) Cybersecurity
2 24 (30.38%) Information Security
3 15 (18.99%) ITIL
3 15 (18.99%) SAP Security
3 15 (18.99%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (16.46%) Enterprise Architecture
5 12 (15.19%) Supplier Management
6 11 (13.92%) SIEM
7 10 (12.66%) ITIL V3
8 9 (11.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 6 (7.59%) Risk Management
10 5 (6.33%) Data Protection
10 5 (6.33%) High Availability
10 5 (6.33%) Identity Management
10 5 (6.33%) Patch Management
10 5 (6.33%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (6.33%) Security Management
10 5 (6.33%) Security Patching
10 5 (6.33%) TOGAF
11 4 (5.06%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.59%) SQL
2 5 (6.33%) C
3 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (40.51%) SC Cleared
1 32 (40.51%) Security Cleared
2 21 (26.58%) CISSP
3 18 (22.78%) Degree
4 5 (6.33%) DBS Check
4 5 (6.33%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (5.06%) CLAS
5 4 (5.06%) GIAC
5 4 (5.06%) SANS
6 2 (2.53%) CISM
6 2 (2.53%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (26.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (17.72%) PCI DSS
3 10 (12.66%) ISO22301
3 10 (12.66%) ISO27002
3 10 (12.66%) ISO27005
4 5 (6.33%) QA
5 4 (5.06%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 5 (6.33%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (6.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (6.33%) vSphere
2 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (6.33%) Backup Exec
1 5 (6.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (22.78%) SAP
2 6 (7.59%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.33%) Cisco
3 5 (6.33%) Symantec
3 5 (6.33%) VMware
4 3 (3.80%) Progress
Telford or Shipley
HM Revenue and Customs
Salary: £29,068 - £32,786 + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus/Car/Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago