Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Security Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Security Architecture over the 6 months to 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Security Architecture
England > East Midlands
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 102 132 141
Rank change year-on-year +30 +9 -3
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 30 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.21% 0.50% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 0.59% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 6 10
East Midlands median daily rate £600 £650 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +46.48% -1.39%
10th Percentile £443 £544 £290
90th Percentile £670 £700 £500
England median daily rate £575 £563 £550
% change year-on-year +2.22% +2.27% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £45.00 -

Security Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,058 2,548 2,599
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 83.08% 84.15% 82.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,339 1,641 1,663
East Midlands median daily rate £410 £392 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.59% +1.16% +3.33%
10th Percentile £275 £238 £218
90th Percentile £550 £550 £563
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 97 77
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.64 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +7.14% -12.65%
10th Percentile £9.52 £9.72 £9.50
90th Percentile £33.75 £47.70 £38.75
England median hourly rate £23.50 £23.26 £23.75
% change year-on-year +1.04% -2.07% +5.56%

Security Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Security Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Security Architecture in the East Midlands

Security Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Security Architecture in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Architecture in the East Midlands

Security Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Architecture in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Architecture in the East Midlands

Security Architecture
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architecture within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire +10 10 £450 -35.71%
Leicestershire - 8 £401 -
Nottinghamshire +11 6 £848 +50.67%
Northamptonshire - 5 £600 -
Security Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Security Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Security Architecture.

1 16 (53.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (50.00%) PaaS
2 15 (50.00%) SABSA
3 13 (43.33%) CISSP
4 12 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (40.00%) Manufacturing
5 11 (36.67%) Risk Management
5 11 (36.67%) Information Security
5 11 (36.67%) Visual Studio Team System
6 9 (30.00%) F5
6 9 (30.00%) Data Acquisition
6 9 (30.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 9 (30.00%) Cisco
7 8 (26.67%) CISM
7 8 (26.67%) Management Information System
7 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (26.67%) Jenkins
8 6 (20.00%) Firewall
9 5 (16.67%) Internet
9 5 (16.67%) Degree
9 5 (16.67%) Office 365
9 5 (16.67%) Internal Audit
10 4 (13.33%) Virtual Desktop
10 4 (13.33%) Data Lake
10 4 (13.33%) GDPR
10 4 (13.33%) Privileged Identity Management
10 4 (13.33%) Data Strategy
10 4 (13.33%) Threat Management
10 4 (13.33%) Identity Access Management

Security Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East 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:

Cloud Services
1 16 (53.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (50.00%) PaaS
3 5 (16.67%) Office 365
4 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (13.33%) GitHub
4 4 (13.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) Firewall
2 5 (16.67%) Internet
3 4 (13.33%) Network Security
3 4 (13.33%) Wireless
4 1 (3.33%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) Data Lake
2 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Visual Studio Team System
2 8 (26.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (13.33%) GitLab
General
1 12 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (13.33%) Aerospace
2 4 (13.33%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Legal
4 1 (3.33%) Back Office
4 1 (3.33%) Finance
4 1 (3.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Architect
2 22 (73.33%) Security Architect
3 8 (26.67%) Information Security Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Information Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Security Solutions Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Head of Architecture
5 2 (6.67%) Head of Data Architecture
5 2 (6.67%) Information Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Security Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Security Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Azure Architect
6 1 (3.33%) ERP Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Information Risk Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Information Security Risk Manager
6 1 (3.33%) IT Architect
6 1 (3.33%) IT Security Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) OAuth
1 4 (13.33%) OAuth2
1 4 (13.33%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 4 (13.33%) PKI
2 4 (13.33%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) SABSA
2 12 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (36.67%) Information Security
3 11 (36.67%) Risk Management
4 9 (30.00%) Data Acquisition
4 9 (30.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (16.67%) Internal Audit
7 4 (13.33%) Data Strategy
7 4 (13.33%) DevOps
7 4 (13.33%) Identity Access Management
7 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
7 4 (13.33%) Privileged Identity Management
7 4 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (13.33%) SDLC
7 4 (13.33%) SIEM
7 4 (13.33%) Strategic Thinking
7 4 (13.33%) Threat Management
7 4 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) CISSP
2 8 (26.67%) CISM
3 5 (16.67%) Degree
4 4 (13.33%) CEH
4 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 4 (13.33%) SSCP
5 3 (10.00%) CISA
5 3 (10.00%) ISSAP
5 3 (10.00%) ISSEP
6 2 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (6.67%) DBS Check
6 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.33%) Master's Degree
7 1 (3.33%) MCSE
7 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (3.33%) SANS
7 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (13.33%) GDPR
2 4 (13.33%) PCI DSS
3 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Cisco
1 9 (30.00%) F5
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) VMware