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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Architecture
Rank 198 159 192
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +33
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 13 24 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.54% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.67% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 8
Average salary £75,000 £62,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +42.04%
UK excluding London average salary £61,358 £55,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+10.55% +0.90%
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
4079 3599 3748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.07% 80.99% 77.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3418 2943 3158
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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 -6 6 £75,000 +57.89% 3
Shropshire -13 3 £38,000 -47.58%
Warwickshire - 3 £50,000 -
West Bromwich - 1 £75,000 -
Security Architecture
England

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 10 (45.45%) CISSP
2 8 (36.36%) Information Security
3 6 (27.27%) CISM
3 6 (27.27%) Windows
4 5 (22.73%) Cisco
4 5 (22.73%) CCNP
4 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (22.73%) Knowledge Management
4 5 (22.73%) Degree
4 5 (22.73%) Business Development
4 5 (22.73%) SABSA
4 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
5 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
5 4 (18.18%) TOGAF
5 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (18.18%) SAN
5 4 (18.18%) CCNA
5 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 4 (18.18%) C
5 4 (18.18%) Oracle
6 3 (13.64%) UNIX
6 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
6 3 (13.64%) Finance
6 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
6 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
6 3 (13.64%) Big Data
6 3 (13.64%) CSSLP
6 3 (13.64%) SIEM

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) SAN
2 2 (9.09%) LAN
2 2 (9.09%) WAN
2 2 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.55%) SDH
3 1 (4.55%) VoIP
3 1 (4.55%) Internet
3 1 (4.55%) MPLS
3 1 (4.55%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (13.64%) Big Data
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Publishing
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Architect
2 11 (50.00%) Security Architect
3 3 (13.64%) IT Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (13.64%) IT Security Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Security Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Security Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Developer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Data Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.55%) WCF
1 1 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Open Source
2 1 (4.55%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Information Security
2 5 (22.73%) Knowledge Management
2 5 (22.73%) Business Development
2 5 (22.73%) SABSA
2 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) TOGAF
4 3 (13.64%) Data Management
4 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
4 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
4 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
4 3 (13.64%) SIEM
5 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (9.09%) Data Architecture
5 2 (9.09%) Analytics
5 2 (9.09%) Cyber Security
5 2 (9.09%) Coaching
5 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.09%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) C
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
3 1 (4.55%) VBA
3 1 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) CISSP
2 6 (27.27%) CISM
3 5 (22.73%) Degree
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (22.73%) CCNP
4 4 (18.18%) CCNA
5 3 (13.64%) CSSLP
6 2 (9.09%) GIAC
7 1 (4.55%) GSEC
7 1 (4.55%) MCITP
7 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
7 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
7 1 (4.55%) CCDP
7 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (4.55%) CCIP
7 1 (4.55%) MCSE
7 1 (4.55%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) SAP
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) Mitel
Birmingham
Church International
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + competitive, benefits and much more
Posted: 6 days ago