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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Architecture
Rank 179 224 214
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -10
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 60 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.99% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 0.23% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 46 11 9
Median salary £65,000 £57,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% +30.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
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
5250 5166 4432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.05% 87.20% 83.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4098 4200 3675
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 26 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architecture within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +19 37 £66,250 +17.77% 3
Coventry - 7 £77,500 - 1
Solihull - 6 £65,000 -
Warwickshire - 6 £60,000 - 1
Security Architecture
England

Security Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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 63 (53.39%) Cybersecurity
2 61 (51.69%) Security Cleared
2 61 (51.69%) SC Cleared
3 54 (45.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 39 (33.05%) Information Security
5 37 (31.36%) CISSP
6 28 (23.73%) PCI DSS
7 24 (20.34%) Degree
8 23 (19.49%) PKI
9 21 (17.80%) Security Operations
10 20 (16.95%) ITIL
10 20 (16.95%) Firewall
11 19 (16.10%) Data Protection
11 19 (16.10%) SIEM
11 19 (16.10%) Security Operations Centre
12 18 (15.25%) Fraud Detection
12 18 (15.25%) Multi-Factor Authentication
12 18 (15.25%) Threat Analysis
12 18 (15.25%) Enterprise Architecture
12 18 (15.25%) SAP
12 18 (15.25%) Identity Management
13 16 (13.56%) Supplier Management
14 15 (12.71%) SAP Security
14 15 (12.71%) Manufacturing
15 14 (11.86%) ITIL V3
15 14 (11.86%) ISO22301
15 14 (11.86%) ISO27005
15 14 (11.86%) ISO27002
16 12 (10.17%) Windows
17 11 (9.32%) NetWeaver

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 11 (9.32%) NetWeaver
1 11 (9.32%) SAP Portal
2 5 (4.24%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.24%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (8.47%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.24%) MS Project
3 5 (4.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (9.32%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.69%) IaaS
1 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.69%) Office 365
1 2 (1.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (16.95%) Firewall
2 6 (5.08%) Network Security
3 5 (4.24%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.85%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.24%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.85%) Big Data
General
1 15 (12.71%) Manufacturing
2 8 (6.78%) Legal
3 6 (5.08%) Finance
4 2 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 64 (54.24%) Consultant
2 63 (53.39%) Security Consultant
3 52 (44.07%) Architect
4 38 (32.20%) Security Architect
5 23 (19.49%) Cybersecurity Architect
6 19 (16.10%) IT Consultant
6 19 (16.10%) IT Security Consultant
7 18 (15.25%) Senior Consultant
7 18 (15.25%) Senior Security Consultant
8 17 (14.41%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 14 (11.86%) Information Security Consultant
9 14 (11.86%) Senior IT Consultant
9 14 (11.86%) Senior IT Security Consultant
10 11 (9.32%) SAP Architect
10 11 (9.32%) SAP Technical Architect
10 11 (9.32%) Technical Architect
11 10 (8.47%) Architecture Manager
11 10 (8.47%) Security Manager
12 8 (6.78%) Security Engineer
13 7 (5.93%) Cybersecurity Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.32%) SAP Basis
2 1 (0.85%) .NET
2 1 (0.85%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.85%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.49%) PKI
2 19 (16.10%) Security Operations Centre
3 8 (6.78%) Cryptography
3 8 (6.78%) Data Centre
3 8 (6.78%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.24%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.69%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.85%) BYOD
6 1 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.85%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.17%) Windows
2 5 (4.24%) Linux
2 5 (4.24%) Unix
2 5 (4.24%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (53.39%) Cybersecurity
2 39 (33.05%) Information Security
3 21 (17.80%) Security Operations
4 20 (16.95%) ITIL
5 19 (16.10%) Data Protection
5 19 (16.10%) SIEM
6 18 (15.25%) Enterprise Architecture
6 18 (15.25%) Fraud Detection
6 18 (15.25%) Identity Management
6 18 (15.25%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 18 (15.25%) Threat Analysis
7 16 (13.56%) Supplier Management
8 15 (12.71%) SAP Security
9 14 (11.86%) ITIL V3
10 11 (9.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (9.32%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 10 (8.47%) Penetration Testing
11 10 (8.47%) Risk Management
11 10 (8.47%) Threat Management
11 10 (8.47%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.47%) SQL
2 5 (4.24%) C
2 5 (4.24%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 61 (51.69%) SC Cleared
1 61 (51.69%) Security Cleared
2 37 (31.36%) CISSP
3 24 (20.34%) Degree
4 9 (7.63%) CISM
5 8 (6.78%) DV Cleared
6 5 (4.24%) DBS Check
6 5 (4.24%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (3.39%) CESG Certified Professional
7 4 (3.39%) CLAS
7 4 (3.39%) CREST Certified
7 4 (3.39%) PCI QSA
8 2 (1.69%) GIAC
8 2 (1.69%) SANS
9 1 (0.85%) CISA
9 1 (0.85%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (45.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (23.73%) PCI DSS
3 14 (11.86%) ISO22301
3 14 (11.86%) ISO27002
3 14 (11.86%) ISO27005
4 9 (7.63%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 5 (4.24%) QA
6 4 (3.39%) PA-DSS
7 3 (2.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (4.24%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (4.24%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (4.24%) vSphere
2 2 (1.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (4.24%) Backup Exec
1 5 (4.24%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (15.25%) SAP
2 10 (8.47%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.24%) Cisco
3 5 (4.24%) Progress
3 5 (4.24%) Symantec
3 5 (4.24%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 + Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 + Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 + Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £90,000 + Excellent Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
West Midlands
Sanderson
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Via Resource
Salary: From £350 to £46,000 per annum Plus Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands (County)
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago